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Prep notebook: Lakewood football coach to lead baseball team

Prep notebook: Lakewood football coach to lead baseball team

Also, the Mountlake Terrace boys basketball team earned an academic state title.

Prep notebook: Lakewood football coach to lead baseball team
Matchups announced for high school basketball state regionals

Matchups announced for high school basketball state regionals

Fifteen local teams will play Friday or Saturday in the state regional round.

Matchups announced for high school basketball state regionals
3A state swim & dive: Shorewood diver captures state crown

3A state swim & dive: Shorewood diver captures state crown

After a heartbreaking runner-up finish last year, Isaac Poole gains redemption with a state title.

3A state swim & dive: Shorewood diver captures state crown
Lake Stevens’ Alejandro Flores competes in the butterfly portion of the 200 yard medley relay Thursday afternoon at the Snohomish County Aquatic Center in Snohomish on January 23, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

State swim & dive preview: Lake Stevens senior rekindles passion

After taking last prep season off, Auburn-bound Alejandro Flores’ renewed focus is paying dividends.

Lake Stevens’ Alejandro Flores competes in the butterfly portion of the 200 yard medley relay Thursday afternoon at the Snohomish County Aquatic Center in Snohomish on January 23, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
State swim & dive preview: GP’s Alabama-bound star heavy favorite

State swim & dive preview: GP’s Alabama-bound star heavy favorite

Matthew King returned just in time to qualify for the postseason and has multiple titles in his sights.

State swim & dive preview: GP’s Alabama-bound star heavy favorite

List of local qualifiers for boys swim & dive state championships

The state meets take place Friday and Saturday at King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.

Swimmers, divers, teams to watch at prep state championships

Swimmers, divers, teams to watch at prep state championships

A look at the top local contenders at this weekend’s boys swim and dive state meet in Federal Way.

Swimmers, divers, teams to watch at prep state championships
Shorecrest boys top Stanwood to clinch state berth

Shorecrest boys top Stanwood to clinch state berth

The Scots win 68-58 for their 10th straight victory and a spot in the 3A regionals.

Shorecrest boys top Stanwood to clinch state berth
MP boys beat E-W, clinch state berth with banked-in 3-pointer

MP boys beat E-W, clinch state berth with banked-in 3-pointer

Luke Dobler’s go-ahead 3 lifted the Tomahawks to a 59-56 district semifinal win over Edmonds-Woodway.

MP boys beat E-W, clinch state berth with banked-in 3-pointer
GP boys stay perfect, clinch 4th consecutive state berth

GP boys stay perfect, clinch 4th consecutive state berth

The unbeaten Grizzlies hit 10 3s and beat Skyline 59-39 in a Wes-King Bi-District Tournament semifinal.

GP boys stay perfect, clinch 4th consecutive state berth
Glacier Peak girls clinch 9th state berth in 10 seasons

Glacier Peak girls clinch 9th state berth in 10 seasons

The Grizzlies pull away late to beat Inglemoor 63-45 in a Wes-King Bi-District Tournament semifinal.

Glacier Peak girls clinch 9th state berth in 10 seasons
Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in high school sports

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

Mat Classic, state swim meets and district basketball tournaments highlight an action-packed week.

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

Prep notebook: E-W boys wrestlers claim regional title

Also, the Everett girls basketball team earned its first postseason win in seven years last week.

Kamiak swimmers pose with the team championship trophy at the end of the 4A Northwest District swim and dive finals Saturday at Snohomish Aquatic Center in Snohomish. Kamiak won its 11th team title in 13 years. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Kamiak wins 4A district swim title as records fall

Seven total meet records are set as the Knights cruise to their 11th outright district crown in 13 years.

Kamiak swimmers pose with the team championship trophy at the end of the 4A Northwest District swim and dive finals Saturday at Snohomish Aquatic Center in Snohomish. Kamiak won its 11th team title in 13 years. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Swimmers race to the finish during the Class 3A Northwest District finals Saturday at Snohomish Aquatic Center. (Cameron Van Til / The Herald)

Shorecrest rides depth to 3A district swim title

Edmonds-Woodway wins 5 of the 12 events and Shorewood diver Isaac Poole shatters a 29-year meet record.

Swimmers race to the finish during the Class 3A Northwest District finals Saturday at Snohomish Aquatic Center. (Cameron Van Til / The Herald)
The Meadowdale and Snohomish girls basketball teams will square off in the quarterfinals of a seemingly wide-open Class 3A Northwest District Tournament. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

High school girls basketball postseason primer

A look at the favorites, contenders and sleepers in the 4A, 3A and 2A district and bi-district tourneys.

The Meadowdale and Snohomish girls basketball teams will square off in the quarterfinals of a seemingly wide-open Class 3A Northwest District Tournament. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in high school sports

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

Postseason action ramps up with wrestling regionals, district basketball and district swimming.

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

Prep notebook: Cascade girls bowling takes 4th in state

Among other highlights: Darrington boys hoops earns at least a share of its 1st league title since 2009.

‘Moneyball’ comes to high school sports, 3 points at a time

‘Moneyball’ comes to high school sports, 3 points at a time

A 3-point boom is changing high school basketball, for better or worse, Snohomish County coaches say.

‘Moneyball’ comes to high school sports, 3 points at a time
The Shorecrest and Arlington girls basketball teams are tied atop the Wesco 3A/2A standings heading into Monday night’s regular-season finales. The Scots hold the head-to-head tiebreaker by virtue of beating the Eagles earlier this season. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Plenty still at stake heading into Wesco basketball finales

The Wesco 3A/2A girls title is yet to be decided, and so are postseason spots and first-round byes.

The Shorecrest and Arlington girls basketball teams are tied atop the Wesco 3A/2A standings heading into Monday night’s regular-season finales. The Scots hold the head-to-head tiebreaker by virtue of beating the Eagles earlier this season. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)