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Lake Stevens senior boys basketball player Jaxson Smith is our Athlete of the Month for February. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Athlete of the Month Q&A: Lake Stevens senior Jaxson Smith

Smith’s big performance on Senior Night helped the Vikings clinch a playoff berth.

 

High school wrestler steps in after twin faces fight of his life

Tyler Deason’s cancer diagnosis upended his goal of competing at the state wrestling tournament.

 

Mat Classic notebook: MP siblings each take home titles

Marysville Pilchuck’s Cayden White and Alivia White won championships minutes apart Saturday.

 

Edmonds-Woodway’s Rapelje wins 1st 3A state wrestling title

The standout sophomore captures the state crown at 138 pounds at Mat Classic.

Mat Classic notebook: E-W 2nd in 3A team standings after Day 1

The Warriors send 5 wrestlers to the semifinals to lead a parade of local 3A teams with good outings.

List of local athletes competing at Mat Classic XXXII

The state wrestling tournament begins this Friday at the Tacoma Dome.

Lake Stevens wrestlers capture 4A regional team title

The Vikings will send 12 wrestlers to the Mat Classic after an impressive performance at regionals.

Darrington is small, but its high school wrestlers are mighty

Now the Loggers’ wrestling program will turn to a decorated alumnus to shepherd in the future.

Q&A with Kamiak girls wrestler Diana Cantini

The senior enjoys the individual aspects of wrestling and is focused on academics after high school.

A look at where and when to catch wrestling sub-regionals

Local athletes will be competing for a chance to move on to regionals.

Q&A with Edmonds-Woodway boys swimmer Anton Teplouhov

The senior has a natural feel for the water and uses his strength and technique to excel in sprints.

VIDEO: Furious rally lifts Stanwood wrestling over Snohomish

Stanwood won 5 of the final 6 bouts to win 41-39, and 3 teams can still win the Wesco 3A North.

Athlete of the Month Q&A: Sam Sylliaasen from Granite Falls

The 6-foot-6 senior has developed into a force for the Tigers, and has some of the best hair around.

VIDEO: Lake Stevens senior earns title at Viking Invite

Wyatt Hall captures the 285-pound title in a tournament filled with top-tier wrestling programs.

Scenes from a high school girls wrestling scramble

The rapid yet uneven growth of girls wrestling has forced coaches to get creative to compete.

Q&A with Jackson boys basketball player Jaylen Searles

The 6-foot-7 senior has pro-basketball aspirations and has been dunking since before he started 8th grade.

Athlete of the Month Q&A: Lakewood’s Carson Chrisman

The 2-way threat helped the Cougars reach the state quarterfinals for the 3rd time in their history.

Prep wrestling preview: Storylines to watch

Mat Classic’s format will be back to normal, and a look at Stanwood’s burgeoning powerhouse program.