Jackson High School

Archbishop Murphy grad makes U.S. Rowing U-19 national team

Chase Barrows is headed to Lithuania. The recent Archbishop Murphy High School graduate and Everett Rowing Association alum was one of 53 individuals selected to… Continue reading

Jackson wide reciever Arias commits to play at Colorado

Jackson wide receiver Daniel Arias announced earlier this week on Twitter and later confirmed to The Herald that he has committed to play football at… Continue reading

Jackson’s Limberg is The Herald’s Girls Athlete of the Year

Nicole Limberg was simply unbeatable during the 2016 swimming and diving season. The Jackson senior won every one of her races during regular-season and 4A… Continue reading

Community roundup: EvCC runner earns All-American honors

By Nick Patterson Herald Writer Avery Daniels, a freshman at Everett Community College, earned All-American honors in two events with her performance at the 2017… Continue reading

State softball: Monroe reaches Class 4A semifinals

As Monroe’s confidence grew toward the end of the regular season and began brimming at the district playoffs, Bearcats softball coach Mike Birch had a… Continue reading

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