Sports Blitz Media Day a Hit

Player from as far as Royal City and Ferndale descended upon the Emerald City this past weekend to take part in the Sports Blitz Media Day at Qwest Field, an event put on by King-5 TV and Flying Colours as part of their promotion of local and regional high school student athletes.

The Sports Blitz is a weekly television show dedicated to showcasing prep sports talent and student athletes. In it's 6th year (4th as an all-local show), the Sports Blitz profiled 272 basketball and 141 football teams and nearly 200 athletes last year alone. Spearheaded by producer Jon Horton of Flying Colours (, the media day is a way to get 20 of the area's top prep football talent assembled in one setting.

When you can get the 'Big Three' - Steve Schilling, Taylor Mays and Jake Locker - all in one place, it's an event worth attending. was there to document all the action of the Sports Blitz Media Day, putting together 7 exclusive photo galleries linked below. Also there in attendance were local prep studs like Alex Linnenkohl, Jake Merrill, Jason Brace, Keith Rosenberg, Cody Habben, Grady Maxwell and Joe Halahuni - as well as 2007 future stars Bobby Barnes of Lacey Timberline and Devon Cole of Redmond.

We wish to thank Jon Horton and all at the Sports Blitz for their assistance.

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