Girls basketball

Lake Stevens star helps Washington girls win all-star game

Washington beat Oregon 97-74 in the 2018 Northwest Shootout girls basketball game…

 

Lake Stevens’ Griffen to play in all-star basketball game

Lake Stevens senior Kylee Griffen has been selected to compete in the…

 

Murphy girls basketball coach Snyder honored

Archbishop Murphy girls basketball coach Cassie Snyder was named the Class 2A…

 

Lakewood’s Coleman, Perry receive All-NWC hoops honors

Lakewood’s Jelly Perry was named to the All-Northwest Conference girls basketball second team. On the boys’ side, the Cougars’ Alex Coleman was a second-team All-Northwest… Continue reading

Prep athletes of the week for 2/26-3/3

Boys basketball Carson Tuttle, Kamiak Tuttle, a senior, led the Knights in scoring during their three games at the Class 4A Hardwood Classic in Tacoma,… Continue reading

Archbishop Murphy girls fall to W.F. West in 2A title game

The Wildcats dominate in the first half, but struggle in the second half and lose 64-52.

Kaitlin Larson (left) is comforted by Ashley Alter after loosing to Garfield for the semifinals of the 3A Hardwood Classic Friday night at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma on March 2, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Stanwood girls battle, fall to Garfield in 3A semifinals

The Spartans run out of steam late and lose 46-40 and will face West Seattle in the 3rd/5th place game.

Kaitlin Larson (left) is comforted by Ashley Alter after loosing to Garfield for the semifinals of the 3A Hardwood Classic Friday night at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma on March 2, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)
Stanwood celebrates their win over Lincoln to advance to the semifinals in the WIAA state basketball tournament Wednesday at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma on March 1, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Stanwood girls upset Lincoln, earn first-ever trip to state semis

The Spartans knock off the top-seeded Abes 49-39 and will face No. 3 Garfield in the semifinals.

Stanwood celebrates their win over Lincoln to advance to the semifinals in the WIAA state basketball tournament Wednesday at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma on March 1, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Photo gallery: State basketball tourney for boys and girls

Half a dozen area teams were involved when play began on Wednesday at the Tacoma Dome.

Stanwood girls advance to quarterfinal with win over Prairie

Undersized No. 10 Spartans dominate on the glass and knock off the No. 7 Falcons 49-45.

Shorecrest girls fall in 3A Hardwood Classic contest

The Shorecrest girls basketball team lost to Seattle Prep 46-41 on Wednesday in a 3A Hardwood Classic opening-round game at the Tacoma Dome.… Continue reading

With ‘sense of urgency,’ Archbishop Murphy girls ready for state

After a disappointing end last year, the Wildcats are determined to capitalize this time around.

A guide to the 3A and 4A girls state basketball tournaments

Previews of the Class 4A and 3A Hardwood Classic girls basketball tournaments in the Tacoma Dome (seeds in parentheses): CLASS 4A Wednesday’s loser-out games (6)… Continue reading

Prep athletes of the week for 2/19-2/24

Boys basketball Bobby Martin, Glacier Peak Martin, a senior, scored 25 points in the Grizzlies’ 50-49 win over Skyline on Saturday in a 4A state… Continue reading

Basketball state regional roundup: Stanwood boys advance

Despite graduating its top six leading scorers from last season, the Stanwood boys basketball team is once again heading to the Hardwood… Continue reading

Saturday’s prep basketball scores

BOYS BASKETBALL 4A state regional round Saturday’s games Both to Hardwood Classic At Battle Ground H.S. Enumclaw 51, Skyview 44 Federal Way 75, Union 65… Continue reading