Jackson High School

Everett Rowing Association sending two boats to nationals

The Everett Rowing Association had two champions crowned at the 2017 USRowing Northwest Youth Championships held over the weekend in Vancouver, Washington. Everett placed first… Continue reading

Jackson beats Lake Stevens to earn district title, state berth

Lake Stevens star pitcher Sara Johnson got the best of the Jackson softball team during their two regular-season meetings. This time, the Timberwolves… Continue reading

Upon further review: Lake Stevens wins 4A boys track title

The Lake Stevens High School boys track and field team won the Wesco 4A championship Friday night. Unfortunately, no one knew it until Saturday. A… Continue reading

Wesco 4A teams well-armed headed into district playoffs

Blazing fastballs. Devastating secondary pitches. And a whole lot of strikeouts. Between the Lake Stevens, Monroe and Jackson high school softball teams, dominant pitching has… Continue reading

Glacier Peak headed to state after walk-off win over Jackson

Ordinarily, Riley Parker might have been disappointed his towering fly ball didn’t clear the fence here at Meridian Park. However, on Saturday, the… Continue reading

Jackson tops Mount Vernon 9-5 in 4A district loser-out game

Scoring early runs to back the effort of ace Jacob Bogacz is usually a winning formula for the Jackson baseball team. It proved… Continue reading

Lake Stevens holds off Jackson in pivotal Wesco 4A showdown

Sara Johnson complemented a masterful pitching performance with an equally impressive day at the plate. And the standout junior’s heroics were just… Continue reading

Glacier Peak girls tennis beats Jackson for 2nd straight day

Marissa Johnson and Issy Koehler have been friends for years. Now, in their senior season, they’re finally getting the opportunity to play doubles… Continue reading

Jackson runner clocks state’s 4th-fastest 3,200-meter time

Jackson High School runner Matthew Watkins’ record-breaking performance April 8 during the 3,200-meter run at the Arcadia Invitational in Arcadia, California, wasn’t necessarily a surprise… Continue reading

Sophomore tosses gem, Jackson tops Monroe to stay unbeaten

Iyanla Pennington had big shoes to fill this spring. The Jackson sophomore pitcher was tasked with replacing standout hurler Sophie Frost, who… Continue reading

Ace hurler leads Jackson over Glacier Peak in Wesco 4A clash

Jackson baseball coach Kirk Nicholson wants his players to focus on having fun while they’re playing, regardless of whether they’re winning or… Continue reading

Girls tennis: 5 players to watch

Emily Peterson Jr. | Lake Stevens Peterson earned extra motivation two years ago when coach Jeff Leer didn’t bring her up to the varsity, and… Continue reading

‘Ice’ strikes out 13 to lead Jackson over Snohomish 3-1

On a hot, summer day years ago, Iyanla Pennington brought ice to a youth softball game in an attempt to stay cool. Her… Continue reading

Jackson girls top Mariner 65-51 in crucial Wesco 4A duel

Four of the five starters for the Jackson girls basketball team are sophomores. All four of them are at least 5-foot-10, with… Continue reading

Local girls aim high at state bowling tournaments

Four of the five Everett High School bowlers who qualified for the Class 3A state tournament, to be held Thursday through Saturday at Narrows Plaza… Continue reading

Jackson boys swimming team hands rival Kamiak just 3rd loss since 2008

The Jackson boys swimming and diving team won its first nine meets of this season by an average of 87 points. That’s… Continue reading

Newhouse scores 29 to lead Monroe boys over Jackson 70-58

Colby Kyle spent nearly the entire first half on the bench after picking up two fouls in the game’s first 2 1⁄2 minutes.… Continue reading

Kamiak records 8 pins, tops Jackson 47-35 in wrestling dual

Several times a week Kamiak coach Bryan Stelling makes his young Knights wrestling team run 100 flights of stairs. Kamiak is a… Continue reading

Relentless effort leads Glacier Peak to 64-41 win over Jackson

While most were letting the game come to them, Glacier Peak point guard Austin Petz stayed one step ahead. A feed off a… Continue reading