Monroe High School

Saturday’s stars of the night

Hunter Beirne, Kamiak girls soccer Beirne, a junior midfielder, scored two goals to help the Knights to a 3-2 win over King’s. Katelyn Gose, Monroe… Continue reading

New running back stars in Monroe’s victory over Meadowdale

Isaiah Lewis knew his opportunity would come. He patiently stood pat as he watched graduated star running back JJ Jerome carve up Wesco… Continue reading

Wesco 4A preview: Team capsules

Related: It’s next man up, again, for powerhouse Lake Stevens Related: Wesco 4A coaches poll and storylines to watch CASCADE BRUINS Last season: 3-7, 1-6… Continue reading

Wrestling lessons help ex-Monroe star recuperate

June 18, 2015 started out as just a normal work day for Brandon Springer. A commercial plumber working for MacDonald-Miller, a construction firm sub-contracting for… Continue reading

Monroe has ‘unfinished business’ on the football field

By many standards, the Monroe football team is coming off a very successful season. After all, the Bearcats ended a quarter-century drought by… Continue reading

Persistence pays: MLB dream comes true for Monroe High alum

Ian Parmley is the poster child for persistence. The Monroe High School graduate was never intended to be more than minor-league filler after being drafted… Continue reading

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

Ian Parmley’s professional baseball statistics

Monroe High School graduate Ian Parmley made his major-league debut on June 23 with the Toronto Blue Jays. It was a long journey to the… Continue reading

Monroe tabs ex-Seahawk Tuiasosopo as assistant football coach

The Monroe High School football team now has two former Seattle Seahawks players on its coaching staff. Manu Tuiasosopo, who played for the Seahawks from… Continue reading

Community Roundup: Bland named GNAC Newcomer of the Year

Emily Bland made an instant impact at Central Washington University. Bland, a 2014 Monroe High School graduate and a junior on the Wildcats’ women’s track… 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

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

Lake Stevens tops Monroe 2-0 in loser-out 4A playoff game

Connor Olmstead has a simple strategy when he finds himself in a jam on the pitcher’s mound: take four deep breaths, then hop… Continue reading

Glacier Peak beats Monroe, clinches share of Wesco 4A title

It certainly wasn’t the prettiest of games. But in a contest that featured sloppy play from both sides, the Glacier Peak baseball team… Continue reading

Finalists for The Herald’s 2016 Woman of the Year in Sports

Related: Amy-Eloise Neale is our 2016 Woman of the Year in Sports Desiree Miller, U.S. Paralympic basketball Miller, a 2005 graduate of Monroe High School,… Continue reading

Lake Stevens softball team defeats Monroe, remains unbeaten

Hard-throwing lefty junior Sara Johnson has elevated her game to the next level. And her dominance in the circle this season is… Continue reading

Monroe boys golf team has options at No. 1 spot

The Monroe boys golf team doesn’t have a true No. 1 golfer right now. In a way, the Bearcats have three of them. Monroe coach… 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