Archbishop Murphy High School

South Whidbey forfeiting football game to Archbishop Murphy

A shortage of players and a decided disadvantage in physical talent have led South Whidbey High School to forfeit its scheduled Friday night football game… Continue reading

Archbishop Murphy rolls King’s 38-0 for 3rd straight shutout

The King’s High School football team has excellent credentials. The Knights were Class 1A state runners-up last season. They’ve been to the state… Continue reading

Cascade Conference football capsules

Archbishop Murphy Wildcats Last season: 7-0 in conference, 12-1 overall; lost 24-21 to Tumwater in the Class 2A state semifinals Head coach: Jerry Jensen (fourth… Continue reading

Wildcats take Cascade Conference football title title

It took a little while, but in the end Archbishop Murphy claimed the Cascade Conference title. In a back-and-forth game, Archbishop Murphy scored three key… Continue reading

ATM soccer team raises money to fight breast cancer

For the fifth year in a row, the Archbishop Murphy High School girls soccer team raised money in the effort to build awareness and support… Continue reading

Athletes of the Week

Jacob Clark Archbishop Murphy High School The Wildcat standout caught five passes for 86 yards and one touchdown and also returned an interception for a… Continue reading

Wildcats beat Lumberjacks

EVERETT Going into its 2A state playoff game, R.A. Long knew that Archbishop Murphy’s football team could run the ball. The Lumberjacks were not sure… Continue reading

Pazevic finishes second in 100 back

The Western Conference didn’t have a dominant swim team, but a handful of conference swimmers captured high finishes in individual events at the girls 4A… Continue reading

Wildcats head to semis

The Archbishop Murphy girls soccer team is headed back to the state semifinals for the ninth straight year. The Wildcats beat Cedarcrest 2-0 in a… Continue reading

Former gubernatorial candidate visits Archbishop Murphy

Former state senator and two-time gubernatorial candidate Dino Rossi paid a visit to the Archbishop Murphy High School’s senior Advanced Placement government and politics class… Continue reading


Archbishop Murphy vs. W.F. West Game time: 10 a.m., Saturday at the Tacoma Dome Records: Archbishop Murphy 11-1; Lynden 11-1 Last week’s results: Archbishop Murphy… Continue reading

Wildcats move on to 2A semifinals

TUMWATER Frustrated by holding penalties and turnovers, the Archbishop Murphy Wildcats finally converted the superior field position they enjoyed most of the game to beat… Continue reading

Archbishop Murphy takes title

PUYALLUP A little more than two-and-a-half months ago, Archbishop Murphy’s senior girls soccer players made a promise: To erase the bitterness of consecutive third-place finishes… Continue reading

Transfer Montez teams with Gurley to form dynamic duo for Murphy

One senior has been to the postseason back-to-back years, getting to the 2A state semifinals at the Tacoma Dome last season. The other… Continue reading

Archbishop Murphy’s Taloff retires after 38 years of coaching

The legacy of a great coach can be defined by a few things. Some choose to analyze their list of accomplishments. Others pay closer attention… Continue reading

Football coach Jensen selected as athletic director at Archbishop Murphy

Archbishop Murphy head football coach Jerry Jensen has been selected as the school’s new athletic director. Jensen, who has coached the Wildcat football team since… Continue reading

Ex-Murphy star Morrison signs first pro baseball contract

For Trever Morrison, the dream began as a boy growing up in Bothell. Because he loved baseball, he went to games at Safeco Field and… Continue reading

Prep girls soccer: Archbishop Murphy 4, Squalicum 0

BELLINGHAM -- Shelby Koch scored two second-half goals in the 60th and 65th minutes and assisted on Kortney Yant's 32nd-minute score to lead Archbishop Murphy… Continue reading

Prep football: Archbishop Murphy 50, Sultan 23

EVERETT -- Archbishop Murphy shot out to an imposing 36-7 halftime lead and went on to defeat Sultan in a Cascade Conference game that ensures… Continue reading