Doug Flanagan

Seniors leading Lakewood girls basketball

The Lakewood girls basketball team’s performance during its first game of the season Nov. 27 against Oak Harbor was a good example of how young… Continue reading

Snohomish wrestlers hoping to benefit from experience

The Snohomish boys wrestling team was young last year and will be young this year. But the Panthers are a year older, and Snohomish coach… Continue reading

Darrington wrestling aiming at another strong season

Darrington wrestling coach Ray Franke said he expects his team to have another strong season. The Loggers have 15 wrestlers and five of… Continue reading

Lakewood fall sports athletes, coaches honored

Lakewood football coach Dan Teeter was named the 2017 Northwest Conference 2A coach of the year. Teeter led the Cougars to a 7-3… Continue reading

Prep hot tickets: Dec. 19-Dec. 23

Here are a few high school sports events to keep an eye on this week.

Success of Mariner boys basketball depends on defense

The Mariner boys basketball team won just three games in 2016-17, but already has two victories this season. The Marauders’ ultimate win total… Continue reading

High school swimming: Five storylines to watch this season

Jackson and Kamiak both appear poised to make waves this winter

Prep hot tickets: Dec. 12-Dec. 16

Here are some high-school sports matchups to keep an eye on this week.

Lake Stevens boys basketball focusing on performance

The Lake Stevens boys basketball team is a veteran group, with six returning seniors, and with Ryder Kavanagh leading the way, the Vikings hope to… Continue reading

Prep hot tickets: Dec.5-Dec.9

Here are four local prep events to keep an eye on this week: 1. Girls basketball: Stanwood at Lake Stevens, 7:15 p.m. Wednesday. These teams… Continue reading

Noah Becker, defensive back, eyes the ball held by Jack Kramer during drills Wednesday afternoon at Edmonds-Woodway High School in Edmonds on October 11th, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Q&A with Edmonds-Woodway’s Noah Becker

The Warriors senior has excelled on the football field and the basketball court.

Noah Becker, defensive back, eyes the ball held by Jack Kramer during drills Wednesday afternoon at Edmonds-Woodway High School in Edmonds on October 11th, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Jackson High School senior forward Jadyn Edwards is the Herald’s 2017 Girls Soccer Player of the Year.	(Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Girls Soccer Player of the Year: Jackson’s Jadyn Edwards

The senior forward led the Timberwolves to the Wesco 4A title and a berth in the state playoffs

Jackson High School senior forward Jadyn Edwards is the Herald’s 2017 Girls Soccer Player of the Year.	(Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Everett High’s Kate Poland is one of the best returning players in Wesco 3A and is involved in many school activities off the court, including spearheading her school’s annual food drive. Shot on Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Everett High’s Kate Poland is one of the best returning players in Wesco 3A and is involved in many school activities off the court, including spearheading her school’s annual food drive. Shot on Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Colbrese to step down as head of the WIAA

After 25 years of being the executive director, Colbrese has decided to retire.

Lynnwood announces hiring of 3 varsity coaches

Lynnwood High School recently announced the hiring of three varsity head coaches. Andrew Knudsen has been named the Royals’ baseball coach. Knudsen replaces Fraser Dizard,… Continue reading

Peyton Brown receives a pass during practice at Arlington High in Arlington on November 16, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Basketball is in the blood of this Arlington senior

Eagles leader Peyton Brown has been hanging around the Arlington gym since she was 5.

Peyton Brown receives a pass during practice at Arlington High in Arlington on November 16, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Five storylines for 2017-18 prep girls basketball

Related: Basketball is in the blood of Arlington senior Peyton Brown Five storylines to watch from the local girls basketball scene this winter: 1. Lake… Continue reading

Lake Stevens’ Eason is The Herald’s Volleyball Player of the Year

The Seattle University-bound senior setter was a stabilizing presence for the Vikings.