KING 5 TV to air lacrosse feature with Sammamish High School’s Tyvan Schmidt, Wednesday

KING 5 TV to air lacrosse feature with Sammamish High School’s Tyvan Schmidt, Wednesday

Caption: Sammamish High School senior Tyvan Schmidt (right) talks with KING TV’s Chris Egan, Monday afternoon at the Sammamish High School glass blowing hot shop. Credit: US Lacrosse – Washington State Chapter.

SEATTLE – KING 5 television is expected to air a feature on Sammamish High School lacrosse standout and accomplished glass artist Tyvan Schmidt this Wednesday, April 27, 2011.

Reported by KING 5’s Chris Egan, the story was shot during Sammamish’s 22 – 1 high school lacrosse win over North Kitsap this past Saturday, and on location this past week at the Sammamish High School glass blowing hot shop.

The story is expected to air during the 5 p.m. newscast on KING TV channel 5 in the Seattle market.

About High School Lacrosse in Washington State
Lacrosse is the fastest growing sport in the US and in Washington state has experienced double-digit annual growth throughout the past decade. With a 33-year local history, more than 4,000 students attending over 100 WIAA schools now make up 154 individual boys and girls Varsity and JV teams across eastern and western Washington. Governed by the Washington High School Boys Lacrosse Association and the Washington Schoolgirls Lacrosse Association, the sport is played during a nine-week spring season capped by annual boys and girls state championships in late May. To learn more about lacrosse in Washington or to receive daily high school results, visit USLAX-WA.org or become a fan on facebook . To learn more about the history, traditions and values of lacrosse, college opportunities available to students, and the 21 US states now sanctioning high school lacrosse, visit USLacrosse.org.

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