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Murphy and Snohomish soccer standouts named state MVPs

Archbishop Murphy senior forward Matt Williams and Snohomish senior midfielder Jason Fairhurst have been voted the Most Valuable Players of their respective classifications by the… Continue reading

State volleyball tournaments to accommodate Sabbath

The 1B and 2B state volleyball tournaments will be played Thursday and Friday, Nov. 9-10, at the Yakima Valley SunDome to accommodate schools that recognize… Continue reading

High school athlete commitments (updated)

The following local prep athletes have committed to continue their athletic careers at four-year programs:Archbishop Murphy’s Jamie Cymbaluk (Point Loma University volleyball), Sam Hayward (University… Continue reading

Local girls basketball stars headed to Saturday’s all-state games

Several local prep basketball stars will be on display during the 21st annual Washington/North Idaho all-state girls basketball games Saturday, June 17, at the HUB… Continue reading

Oregon school to join WIAA

An application by an Oregon high school to join the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association has been approved, the WIAA announced Monday.… Continue reading

Stanwood’s Phillips falls in wrestling freestyle quarterfinals

Kasper McIntosh of Portage, Indiana defeated Stanwood’s Mason Phillips 14-9 in the quarterfinal round of the 63-kilogram (139-pound) division of the United… Continue reading

Wesco nominates 13 players for All-State Baseball Series

The North and South teams split the two senior all-state baseball feeder games Wednesday at Lake Stevens High School. The North won… Continue reading

Hot Tickets: Prep season ends this weekend

Here are four local prep events this week to keep an eye on: 1. Track and field: 4A-3A state meets, Thursday-Saturday. How many Wesco athletes… 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

Hot Tickets: State tournaments start this week

Here are four local prep events to keep an eye on this week: 1. Softball: 4A District 1 tournament championship, 6 p.m. Wednesday. There’s a… Continue reading

Hot Tickets: Wesco 3A South leaders to clash in key softball contest

Here are four local prep events to keep an eye on during the next seven days: 1. Softball: Meadowdale at Mountlake Terrace, 4 p.m. Tuesday.… Continue reading

Shorewood boys soccer team exceeds expectations

The Shorewood boys soccer team’s play this spring has exceeded the expectations of its new coach, Gary Harris. The Thunderbirds finished the regular season tied… Continue reading

Meadowdale girls tennis rebounds from slow start

The Meadowdale girls tennis team got off to a slow start this spring, but a team meeting was the catalyst for the Mavericks’ midseason resurgence.… Continue reading

Cascade track and field squads building toward postseason success

Despite underwhelming records in the team standings, the Cascade track and field squads are positioned well for success in this month’s postseason meets, according to… Continue reading

Physicals offered for Snohomish athletes June 6

Sports physicals will be offered for Snohomish School District student-athletes from 4 to 7 p.m. June 6 at Glacier Peak High School. The cost is… Continue reading

Edmonds-Woodway boys golfers improving

Because the Edmonds-Woodway boys golf team is filled with players who are relatively new to varsity golf, Warriors coach Andrew Prichard has been asking them… Continue reading

Hot Tickets: Regular season winding down

Here are four local prep events to keep an eye on this week: 1. Softball: Lake Stevens at Jackson, 4 p.m. Tuesday. With two weeks… Continue reading

Senior stepping up as leader for young Murphy softball team

Mackenzie Treece is the only returning starter on a young Archbishop Murphy softball team. Through her stellar play and steady presence, the senior shortstop has… Continue reading

Phillips adds freestyle title to haul from Vegas tourney

Another technical fall, and another title for Mason Phillips. The junior from Stanwood added a freestyle championship to his haul from the… Continue reading