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RPI has changed way hoops coaches approach non-league games

The implementation of RPI for state-tourney seeding has local basketball coaches thinking differently.

 

MP boys build big 1st-half lead, hang on to beat E-W (Video)

Defense spurs an 18 point first-half run and the Tomahawks top the Warriors 64-55 in a battle of unbeatens.

 

Matt Sevao of Lake Stevens is The Herald’s All-Area Defensive Player of the Year. Sevao set the school record with 18 sacks. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Lake Stevens’ Sevao is The Herald’s Defensive Player of the Year

The senior defensive end wreaked havoc on opposing offenses on his way to a school-record 17 sacks.

 

Monroe’s Lewis is The Herald’s 2017 Offensive Player of the Year

The senior running back piled up huge numbers as a breakout star for the Bearcats.

Stanwood’s Kaitlin Larson, L-R, Lake Stevens’ Kylee Griffen and Lake Stevens’ Savannah Smith look for a rebound off a free throw Wednesday night at Lake Stevens High in Lake Stevens on December 6, 2017. The Vikings won 56-45. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Lake Stevens girls basketball beats Stanwood 56-45

Kylee Griffen, the Vikings’ Gonzaga-bound star, scored 29 points and grabbed 15 rebounds in the win.

Stanwood’s Kaitlin Larson, L-R, Lake Stevens’ Kylee Griffen and Lake Stevens’ Savannah Smith look for a rebound off a free throw Wednesday night at Lake Stevens High in Lake Stevens on December 6, 2017. The Vikings won 56-45. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Cascade’s Dezmond Tyler-Davis, left, and Everett’s Bogdan Fesiienko vie for a loose ball Friday night at Everett Community College in Everett on December 1, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Cascade’s Dezmond Tyler-Davis, left, and Everett’s Bogdan Fesiienko vie for a loose ball Friday night at Everett Community College in Everett on December 1, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Everett’s Kate Pohland applies defensive pressure to Cascade’s Casey Lauritsen Friday night at Everett Community College in Everett on December 1, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Everett girls roll past Cascade 50-23

Kate Pohland scored 22 of the Seagulls’ points in Everett’s victory at Bru-Gull Fest.

Everett’s Kate Pohland applies defensive pressure to Cascade’s Casey Lauritsen Friday night at Everett Community College in Everett on December 1, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Stanwood girls basketball rallies past Grizzlies in 56-44 win

Kaitlin Larson scored a game-high 21 points for Stanwood, which shook off rust to get the victory.

Archbishop Murphy succumbs to Tumwater’s stifling defense

The Wildcats’ reign atop the 2A classification ends with a 10-6 state semifinal loss to the Thunderbirds.

Prep football at a glance: Tumwater vs. Archbishop Murphy

The two traditional powers will match up in a 2A state tournament semifinal game Saturday.

Resurgent season for Archbishop Murphy senior running back

After missing most of last season injured, Ray Pimentel returned with a bang and hasn’t let up since.

Five storylines for 2017-18 prep boys basketball season

Five storylines to watch from the local boys basketball scene this winter: 1. Can Glacier Peak defend its Wesco 4A crown? The Grizzlies graduated several… Continue reading

Monroe football’s historic season ends with loss to Sumner

The Spartans’ big second half hands the Bearcats a 56-14 4A state quarterfinals loss.

Members of the offensive line look over a play during practice Wednesday afternoon at Monroe High in Monroe on November 15, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

After historic win, Monroe football sets sights on Sumner

The Bearcats advanced to the quarterfinals after their first-ever state-playoff win last week.

Members of the offensive line look over a play during practice Wednesday afternoon at Monroe High in Monroe on November 15, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Friday/Saturday’s state football preview capsules

Archbishop Murphy (2A) and Monroe (4A) will play in the state quarterfinals this weekend.

Jackson senior captures 4A state 100-yard breaststroke crown

Chloe Limargo caps her stellar prep career at the state swim and dive championships.

Local pair earn state diving championships

Snohomish freshman Kali Kersavage and Archbishop Murphy’s Kelsey Bassett crowned at state.

Monroe football tops Puyallup 21-14, wins first-ever state game

The Bearcats held off the Vikings and will face Sumner in the 4A state quarterfinals next weekend.

Saturday’s state football preview capsules

The Lake Stevens football team was dealt a significant blow in its regular-season finale two weeks ago when Conor Bardue suffered a broken hand that… Continue reading