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Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in high school sports

Among the highlights: 2 key boys basketball matchups and a visit from Cashmere’s girls hoops phenom.

 

Lakewood hoops star breaks his coach’s all-time scoring record

Alex Jensen, a rare four-year team captain, has helped turn the Cougars’ program into a contender.

 

Mariner travels to face unbeaten Glacier Peak on Wednesday night in a Wesco 4A showdown. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in prep sports

Among this week’s notable events is a Wesco 4A boys hoops clash for 1st place between GP and Mariner.

 

Kamiak swimmers and brothers, Slava Gilszmer, left, and Vlad Gilszmer, right, at Kamiak High School on Friday, Dec. 27, 2019 in Mukilteo, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald).

Prep sports recap: Highlights, storylines from the past week

Kamiak boys swimming shines at Kentridge Invite, plus basketball and wrestling highlights.

Kamiak swimmers and brothers, Slava Gilszmer, left, and Vlad Gilszmer, right, at Kamiak High School on Friday, Dec. 27, 2019 in Mukilteo, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald).

Glacier Peak boys remain perfect, steamroll rival Jackson

The unbeaten Grizzlies ride their smothering defense to a resounding 60-27 win over the Timberwolves.

Born to shoot: Dynamic duo carrying Stanwood to fast start

Cort Roberson and Jake Cleary — the sons of former area prep standouts — are scorching from 3-point range.

Monroe High to move down to 3A for next classification cycle

With statewide reclassification looming, Monroe announces its teams will compete in 3A for 2020-24.

Prep sports recap: Highlights, storylines from the past week

The intriguing Wesco 3A/2A girls basketball race, a signature win for Mariner boys hoops, and more.

The Marysville Pilchuck boys basketball team hosts Mountlake Terrace next Monday night in a key Wesco 3A/2A showdown. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in prep sports

A look at the top matchups and events for this week in basketball, wrestling and boys swimming.

The Marysville Pilchuck boys basketball team hosts Mountlake Terrace next Monday night in a key Wesco 3A/2A showdown. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Glacier Peak girls race past Lake Stevens in Wesco 4A showdown

Keyed by a 15-0 third-quarter run, the Grizzlies surged past the Vikings for a pivotal 66-52 win.

Lake Stevens senior running back Dallas Landeros was one of 11 local high school football players who received Associated Press all-state honors. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

11 local players receive AP all-state football honors

Lake Stevens had 3 players named to the Associated Press all-state teams, which were released Monday.

Lake Stevens senior running back Dallas Landeros was one of 11 local high school football players who received Associated Press all-state honors. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Baylor Thomas (right) and the Lake Stevens girls basketball team host Glacier Peak in a key Wesco 4A showdown Saturday night. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in prep sports

Several pivotal conference matchups in basketball highlight this week’s high school sports action.

Baylor Thomas (right) and the Lake Stevens girls basketball team host Glacier Peak in a key Wesco 4A showdown Saturday night. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Boys swim and dive preview: Kamiak powered by twin turbos

Vlad and Slava Gilszmer already have decorated swimming careers — and the juniors are only getting better

Boys swim & dive preview: 5 storylines to watch

Five storylines to watch from the local high school boys swim and dive scene this winter: Talented trio headlines perennial power Kamiak Led by the… Continue reading

GP girls mount big rally, fall short in loss to Mt. Spokane

The Grizzlies take the lead after trailing by 19 at halftime, but come up just short in a 58-55 loss.

Family in stripes: 5 decades of local basketball officiating

Four members of the Myers family officiated basketball in the area for a combined 90-plus seasons.

Hot Tickets: GP hosting talent-laden girls hoops tourney

Some of the state’s top girls basketball teams are headed to the Top of the Peak tournament.

Glacier Peak’s Brayden Corwin and Glacier Peak’s Bobby Siebers celebrates a basket against Kings Friday evening at Kings’ School in Shoreline on December 6, 2019. The Grizzles won 58-53. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Prep notebook: Basketball RPI rankings released

Several local hoops teams are highly ranked, and an MP wrestler was honored after beating 2 state champs.

Glacier Peak’s Brayden Corwin and Glacier Peak’s Bobby Siebers celebrates a basket against Kings Friday evening at Kings’ School in Shoreline on December 6, 2019. The Grizzles won 58-53. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Lake Stevens’ Kinchen plans to wait until February to sign LOI

The three-star cornerback has Pac-12 offers from Oregon and Cal, but is in no rush to sign.

Meadowdale girls hold off Snohomish in Wesco 3A/2A clash

The Mavericks build a 16-point lead, then fend off a late Panthers comeback bid to earn a 47-41 win.