Brian Adamowsky

Fleet-footed center fielder is Arlington’s tone-setter

Seattle University-bound senior Gavin Rork is the spark at the top of the Eagles’ potent lineup.

 

Former Snohomish High pitcher plays key role for ranked OSU

Jake Mulholland is the closer for one of the best college baseball teams in the country.

 

Lake Stevens’ Malachi Lawrence celebrates his 182 weight championship in the 30th Annual Mat Classic Saturday night at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma on February 17, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Stanwood, Lake Stevens wrestlers crowned again at Mat Classic

Mason Phillips wins his third state title in a row while Malachi Lawrence goes back-to-back.

Lake Stevens’ Malachi Lawrence celebrates his 182 weight championship in the 30th Annual Mat Classic Saturday night at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma on February 17, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Girls reign: Glacier Peak, Snohomish wrestlers win titles

Glacier Peak’s Kiley Hubby, Snohomish’s Joessie Gonzales work out together, created a ‘special bond.’

Mat Classic XXX notebook: 3 Tomahawks to semifinals

The Marysville Pilchuck wrestling team placed three wrestlers into Saturday’s Mat Classic XXX semifinals, most among area schools. Stanwood, Sultan and Darrington have… Continue reading

Wrestling administrator pondering changes to Mat Classic

The WIAA’s Brian Smith talks about changes he has made and more he would like to see.

She could be county’s best female high school wrestler ever

Kamiak High senior Ally de la Cruz is eyeing another state title at the Mat Classic.

List of local prep wrestlers competing at Mat Classic

Plenty of grapplers from our area’s schools are going to the mats at the Tacoma Dome.

Marysville Pilchuck’s Cole Daurie (left) works to lock Edmonds-Woodway’s Baylor Denkinger in the 106 weight class during the 3A regional wrestling tournament Saturday afternoon at Edmonds-Woodway High School in Edmonds on February 11, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Everett senior turns corner, captures regional wrestling title

Stephan Erosa takes his game to the next level with a win at the 3A Region 3 Tournament.

Marysville Pilchuck’s Cole Daurie (left) works to lock Edmonds-Woodway’s Baylor Denkinger in the 106 weight class during the 3A regional wrestling tournament Saturday afternoon at Edmonds-Woodway High School in Edmonds on February 11, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Regional wrestling tournaments at a glance

Where to go, when to be there and what to watch for this weekend

Snohomish County wrestling officials feeling the pinch

A statewide shortage of experienced wrestling officials is acutely felt as the postseason begins.

Marysville-Pichuck’s Devin Fahlman, top, works to pin Arlington’s Colby Wammock Thursday night at Marysville-Pichuck High School in Marysville January 25, 2018. The Tomahawks won 59-11 to claim the 3A Wesco Championship. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)
Marysville-Pichuck’s Devin Fahlman, top, works to pin Arlington’s Colby Wammock Thursday night at Marysville-Pichuck High School in Marysville January 25, 2018. The Tomahawks won 59-11 to claim the 3A Wesco Championship. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Challenge accepted: Monroe wrestlers earn spot in lineup

In a show of pure prep democracy, the Bearcats determine their starting lineup through weekly competition.

Everett’s Stephan Erosa, left, competes against Arlington Brantly StupeyThursday night at Arlington High School in Arlington on January 18, 2018. The Eagles won 37-25.(Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Arlington wrestlers scrap to 37-25 win over Everett

Aggressive lineup moves pay off for the Eagles in a big Wesco 3A North win over the Seagulls.

Everett’s Stephan Erosa, left, competes against Arlington Brantly StupeyThursday night at Arlington High School in Arlington on January 18, 2018. The Eagles won 37-25.(Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Stanwood’s Phillips pinned in exhibition match

Brock Hardy of Box Elder, Utah decked Phillips on Dec. 27, but a rematch looms on Jan. 9.

Snohomish freshman wrestler continues to defy odds

‘Hamoody’ Smith has overcome many obstacles in his life, but embraces challenges head on.

Lake Stevens’ Markus Johnson, right, works to lock Xavier Eaglin of South Kitsap Thursday night at Lake Stevens High School in Lake Stevens on December 21, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Lake Stevens wrestlers storm past South Kitsap to win

The No. 8 Vikings top 2nd-ranked South Kitsap 43-26 in boys wrestling showdown.

Lake Stevens’ Markus Johnson, right, works to lock Xavier Eaglin of South Kitsap Thursday night at Lake Stevens High School in Lake Stevens on December 21, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)