Archbishop Murphy High School

Archbishop Murphy crushes Lynden 52-14, will play for 2A title

Moments after a near-perfect individual peformance and a similarly dominant showing from his team, an enthusiastic Archbishop Murphy senior quarterback Connor Johnson was… Continue reading

Prep football: State semifinals capsules

CLASS 2A SEMIFINAL No. 1 Archbishop Murphy (12-0) vs. No. 4 Lynden (11-1) When: 1 p.m., Saturday Where: Everett Memorial Stadium Archbishop Murphy: 1st in… Continue reading

Archbishop Murphy, Lynden have history of high-stakes clashes

The last football encounter between Archbishop Murphy and Lynden produced one of the more thrilling — and unusual — finishes in recent state… Continue reading

Archbishop Murphy routs Tumwater 48-10 to advance to semifinals

In the locker room immediately after last year’s heartbreaking state semifinal loss to Tumwater, Archbishop Murphy’s players promised each other they would get… Continue reading

Liberty beats Archbishop Murphy girls soccer 6-2 in 2A semi

Archbishop Murphy had opportunities in the first half to extend an early lead. But the Wildcats were unable to capitalize, and Liberty (Issaquah)… Continue reading

Archbishop Murphy’s ‘special’ defense fuels mentality, success

For an offensive juggernaut like Archbishop Murphy, it could be easy to let defense become an afterthought. Chock-full of offensive firepower, the senior-laden… Continue reading

State football capsules: Mavs looking for first semifinal berth

Back in a familiar spot, the Meadowdale football team is once again on the verge of uncharted territory. The Mavericks will be making… Continue reading

Prep soccer roundup: Arlington, Murphy win on penalty kicks

The Arlington girls soccer team defeated Mercer Island 4-3 on penalty kicks Tuesday night in the first round of the Class 3A state… Continue reading

Archbishop Murphy returns to action with 48-0 rout of Olympic

At long last, Archbishop Murphy got to play a football game. The 2A top-ranked Wildcats returned to the field after four consecutive opponent… Continue reading

Olympic AD on Archbishop Murphy: ‘They haven’t done anything wrong’

The Olympic High School football team will do something that no teams have been willing to do for the last five weeks: play 2A Archbishop… Continue reading

Archbishop Murphy situation forcing WIAA to consider options

In a season of forfeits for the Archbishop Murphy High School football team, a lot of people are looking for ways to solve the problems… Continue reading

Cedarcrest becomes 5th school to forfeit to Archbishop Murphy

For the second time this week and the fifth time this season, Archbishop Murphy High School has received word that a Cascade Conference opponent will… Continue reading

As Archbishop Murphy football mess plays out, kids suffer

Related: Cedar Park Christian forfeits football game to Archbishop Murphy I feel bad for the kids. By now you’re probably aware of the mess that’s… Continue reading

Cedar Park Christian forfeits football game to Archbishop Murphy

Related: As Archbishop Murphy football mess plays out, kids suffer For the fourth consecutive week, the Archbishop Murphy High School football team will not have… Continue reading

Granite Falls to forfeit football game to Archbishop Murphy

A group of parents, coaches and players from Granite Falls High School gathered on Tuesday night to let school and district officials… Continue reading

Forfeits create ‘a challenge’ for Murphy players, coaches

With first one and then two Cascade Conference opponents dropping off the schedule, the Archbishop Murphy High School football team has tried to keep both… Continue reading

2nd school to forfeit football game against Murphy: Sultan

For the second time in three days, a Cascade Conference school has chosen to forfeit an upcoming football game against league powerhouse Archbishop Murphy High… Continue reading