Andrew Lang

Murphy’s Williams is The Herald’s Boys Soccer Player of the Year

Ninety-two goals, 46 assists, three consecutive state championships. Not a bad resume for a prep soccer star. For as gaudy of numbers as Archbishop Murphy… Continue reading

Merchants’ season goal: spot in NBC World Series

Surely, through nearly six decades of playing and coaching baseball, longtime Everett Merchants coach Harold Pyatte has to have a good story or two. How… Continue reading

Miscues doom Snohomish baseball in 9-1 loss to Bonney Lake

Passed balls, crucial errors, too many walks. The Snohomish Panthers flatly didn’t play clean enough during their 3A state tournament opening-round game against… Continue reading

Glacier Peak beats Decatur to reach state soccer quarterfinals

Tasting defeat in the state quarterfinals the past two consecutive seasons, there was no way this group of Glacier Peak upperclassmen were going… Continue reading

Lynnwood soccer wins district title, beating Snohomish 4-1

Lynnwood’s history-making week just keeps getting better. The Royals on Tuesday dispatched previously undefeated Squalicum to clinch their first state berth since 1986,… Continue reading

GP edges Mariner to capture district soccer title, state bid

Perhaps the most symbolic moment of Glacier Peak’s 4A District 1 title match against Mariner came with two minutes to play. Mariner,… Continue reading

Glacier Peak boys soccer team beats Kamiak

For a team playing as well as the Glacier Peak boys soccer squad is, anything that breaks up routine could be considered a… Continue reading

Father, daughter in opposite dugouts in softball game

There aren’t many times Everett softball coach Mike Millar is going to omit scouting report details he has on a pitcher his Seagulls… Continue reading

Guerrero’s free kick lifts Grizzlies to 2-1 win over Mariner

For all the skill Glacier Peak forward Danny Guerrero owns, he willfully admitted a little luck helped his Grizzlies earn an impressive road… Continue reading

Shorewood tennis star Gaeth poised beyond her years

Arnie Moreno knew his tennis program was getting an infusion of talent last year. He had heard of Sasha Gaeth and had even watched her… 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

Kamiak boys soccer beats Mariner 2-1 in rivalry clash

Kamiak coach Kosta Pitharoulis admitted through the years a trip to Goddard Stadium to face 4A Wesco rival Mariner often produced a lackluster… Continue reading

Snohomish stays the course, tops rival Glacier Peak 4-1

The Panthers before the game created a contingency plan, detailing exactly how they would react if Glacier Peak scored a goal against them.… Continue reading

Girls Basketball Player of the Year: Samantha Fatkin

Throughout the season, Glacier Peak coach Brian Hill had his players compete at practice in a highly competitive drill in which to get off the… Continue reading

Mat Classic Notebook: Oak Harbor’s Zook wins state title

Ultimate preparedness is what Oak Harbor heavyweight Sam Zook claimed as the key to his… Continue reading

Shorecrest boys topple Stanwood, claim 3A district title

A week-and-a-half ago Shorecrest left Stanwood High School humbled yet hungry after suffering a Wesco 3A double-digit loss to the Spartans. Scots… Continue reading

Meadowdale breaks ‘curse,’ tops Snohomish in district play-in game

The thrill resulting from Meadowdale ending a six-year postseason drought could be summed up by Meadowdale junior Daniel Barhoum’s declaration. “We broke the… Continue reading

Star senior leads Shorewood girls over Marysville Getchell

On a senior night when Shorewood coach Mark Haner admitted he’s long run out of superlatives for 6-foot-2 forward Taryn Shelley, the Wesco… Continue reading

Tuttle scores 35, Kamiak tops Monroe 82-73 in Wesco 4A battle

Kamiak guard Carson Tuttle, one after another, is laying claim to school records and milestones. The star junior guard a week ago broke… Continue reading