Archbishop Murphy High School

Archbishop Murphy succumbs to Tumwater’s stifling defense

The Wildcats’ reign atop the 2A classification ends with a 10-6 state semifinal loss to the Thunderbirds.

Tumwater football team relies on dominant rushing attack

With the Archbishop Murphy and Tumwater football teams set to meet Saturday in a Class 2A state semifinal, Herald reporter Cameron Van Til asked Lauren… Continue reading

Prep football at a glance: Tumwater vs. Archbishop Murphy

The two traditional powers will match up in a 2A state tournament semifinal game Saturday.

Resurgent season for Archbishop Murphy senior running back

After missing most of last season injured, Ray Pimentel returned with a bang and hasn’t let up since.

Prep athletes of the week for 11/13-11/18

Football Dillon Halpin, Archbishop Murphy Halpin, a junior, returned a fumble 80 yards for a touchdown Friday in the Wildcats’ 28-21 win over North Kitsap… Continue reading

Archbishop Murphy’s Ray Pimentel, right, attempts a stiff arm on North Kitsap’s Kyle Green Friday night at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Snohomish on November 17, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Archbishop Murphy fends off North Kitsap in state matchup

Top-ranked Wildcats ride big plays, timely defense to beat Vikings 28-21 in football playoff. (Video)

Archbishop Murphy’s Ray Pimentel, right, attempts a stiff arm on North Kitsap’s Kyle Green Friday night at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Snohomish on November 17, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Friday/Saturday’s state football preview capsules

Archbishop Murphy (2A) and Monroe (4A) will play in the state quarterfinals this weekend.

Archbishop Murphy’s Ray Pimentel rushes for yards with River Ridge’s Kieran Hunkin attempting a tackle Friday night at Goddard Stadium at Mariner High in Everett on November 10, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Archbishop Murphy rolls past River Ridge in state opener

Ray Pimentel rushes for 278 yards and four thouchdowns in the Wildcats’ 47-7 win.

Archbishop Murphy’s Ray Pimentel rushes for yards with River Ridge’s Kieran Hunkin attempting a tackle Friday night at Goddard Stadium at Mariner High in Everett on November 10, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Archbishop Murphy girls soccer ‘weathered the storm’

The Archbishop Murphy girls soccer team was forced to make changes to its style of play because of a rash of injuries that at one… Continue reading

Week 10: Prep football stars of the night

Kyler Gordon, WR/DB, Archbishop Murphy Gordon, a senior, scored two rushing touchdowns and two receiving touchdowns on five touches of the football as the Wildcats… Continue reading

Week 8: Prep football stars of the night

Capassio Cherry, RB, Edmonds-Woodway Cherry, a senior, rushed for 205 yards on 24 carries and scored three touchdowns as the Warriors beat Shorecrest 38-7. Campbell… Continue reading

Falcons waive Archbishop Murphy grad Tupou

Archbishop Murphy High School grad Taniela Tupo is waived by the NFL’s Atlanta Falcons.

Community sports roundup: Cornell’s McAuslan honored

Caleb McAuslan is making a good first impression on the college soccer world. The Archbishop Murphy High School graduate, who now plays at Cornell University,… Continue reading

Wednesday’s 2A District 1 boys tennis results

BOYS TENNIS 2A District 1 Tournament At Skagit Valley College Singles First round Loser out Matt Welter (Archbishop Murphy) def. Anthony Bunyan (Mountlake Terrace) 6-4,… Continue reading

Falcons sign Murphy grad Tupou from practice squad

The defensive tackle and former Seahawk gets promoted to Atlanta’s 53-man roster.