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The Jackson boys soccer team will make its first-ever state semifinal appearance Friday night when it faces Puyallup for a spot in Saturday’s Class 4A state championship match. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

State soccer preview: Capsules for the 4A state final four

The Jackson boys soccer team will make its first-ever state semifinal appearance Friday night.

The Jackson boys soccer team will make its first-ever state semifinal appearance Friday night when it faces Puyallup for a spot in Saturday’s Class 4A state championship match. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Everett golfers Austin Duffy (left-right), Andrew Olson, Ronny Kildall and Andrew Martin all were part of last year’s team that earned a state runner-up finish. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Everett, Kamiak boys golf teams primed to contend at state

The new team-centered format could reward the Seagulls and Knights. Plus, a look at other top locals.

Everett golfers Austin Duffy (left-right), Andrew Olson, Ronny Kildall and Andrew Martin all were part of last year’s team that earned a state runner-up finish. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Everett baseball’s breakthrough season comes to end

The Seagulls fall to Peninusla 6-2 in the opening round of the state tournament.

Arlington baseball falls to O’Dea in heavyweight state clash

The Eagles’ terrific season ends with a 7-6 walk-off loss to the Fighting Irish in the opening round.

Cascade junior shakes off injury, wins twice at district track

Katie Nelson hurts her ankle, but goes on to win district titles in both the high jump and the triple jump.

State baseball preview: Regional capsules for local teams

Monroe, Arlington, Everett, Shorewood, E-W, Archbishop Murphy and CPC are in action Saturday.

Jackson High earns chance to defend 4A state softball crown

The Timberwolves secured a state berth with a 5-3 bi-district semifinal win over rival Lake Stevens.

Eastlake softball out-slugs Glacier Peak

The Grizzlies blasted four home runs in an 11-6 bi-district semifinal loss to the Wolves.

Lakewood softball player travels to Africa for a good cause

Brittani Boortz spent nearly two weeks during the season working with displaced children in Kenya.

Mariner tops Eastlake on PKs to earn state berth

After squandering a late 2-goal lead, the Marauders win a penalty-kick shootout to advance to state.

Coming off a Wesco 4A title and a bi-district crown, the Jackson boys soccer team will make its first state appearance since 2011 when it faces Hazen in a Class 4A state opening-round match Tuesday night. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in prep sports

State tournaments begin in boys soccer and baseball, and state berths are at stake in other sports.

Coming off a Wesco 4A title and a bi-district crown, the Jackson boys soccer team will make its first state appearance since 2011 when it faces Hazen in a Class 4A state opening-round match Tuesday night. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Cascade baseball falls to Issaquah in winner-to-state game

The Bruins fall 1 win short of state for the 2nd consecutive year after a 7-0 loss to the Eagles.

Cascade baseball falls to Eastlake, still alive for state

The Bruins’ 6-2 loss Friday means they’ll have to beat Issaquah on Saturday to clinch a berth.

Monroe clinches 1st state baseball berth in 23 years

The Bearcats beat Issaquah in a bi-district consolation game to earn their first state berth since 1996.

Shorewood stuns Arlington in district baseball semifinals

The Thunderbirds handed the Eagles their first loss of the season and clinched a state berth.

Everett baseball clinches 1st state berth since 1995

The Seagulls explode for a 6-run inning to beat Edmonds-Woodway 7-3 in a district semifinal.

Prep notebook: Looking back at an action-packed week

Monroe baseball walked off again, Meadowdale soccer won in PKs, another Lakewood hole-in-1, and more.

Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in prep sports

State berths and district titles are on the line for baseball and boys soccer.

Everett baseball earns milestone win over Meadowdale

The Seagulls win their 1st playoff game since 2010 and move within 1 win of their 1st state berth since 1995.