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Key Week 6 games: Lake Stevens hosts GP in clash of unbeatens

The third-ranked Vikings take a 34-game Wesco 4A win streak into Friday’s showdown against Glacier Peak.

Snohomish tops Arlington in five-set thriller (video)

Freshman Jasett Smith’s match-winning spike lifts the Panthers to victory in a showdown of unbeatens.

Oct. 1-6 prep hot tickets: Hole in the Wall Invite on Saturday

Lakewood High School hosts one of the Pacific Northwest’s biggest annual prep cross country meets.

Week 5 prep football notebook: Thrilling finishes, stars

Snohomish and South Whidbey won overtime thrillers, and Marysville Getchell and Mariner prevailed in nail-biters.

Efficient offense, dominant defense lead UW to win over BYU

Jake Browning completes 23 of 25 passes for 277 yards and a TD in the Huskies’ 35-7 win.

Mount Vernon outlasts Monroe in Wesco 4A shootout (video)

The revamped Bulldogs rush for 412 yards in a back-and-forth 45-34 conference win over the Bearcats.

Key Week 5 games: Monroe faces Mount Vernon in Wesco 4A clash

After a brutal opening schedule, the Bearcats host the much-improved Bulldogs in an intriguing matchup.

Tight-knit offensive line critical component for Panthers’ success

Snohomish’s powerful offensive line includes two brothers playing together for the first time.

Prep hot tickets: Sept. 25-Sept. 29

Here are four non-football prep events to keep an eye on this week.

Glacier Peak cross country enjoys successful trip to Hawaii

The Glacier Peak cross country team made a success-filled trip to Hawaii two weekends ago. The Grizzlies placed second in both the boys and girls… Continue reading

Prep football notebook: Week 4 analysis, observations, stars

Arlington engineers another late comeback, and Lake Stevens tested by physical Mount Vernon squad.

Snohomish’s Tayte Conover crosses the goal line with Snohomish’s Tyler Massena celebrating Friday night at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on September 21, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Snohomish defense shuts down Everett in dominant win (video)

The Panthers surge into first place in the Wesco 3A South with a 36-3 win over the Seagulls.

Snohomish’s Tayte Conover crosses the goal line with Snohomish’s Tyler Massena celebrating Friday night at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on September 21, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Archbishop Murphy’s Josh McCarron (left) and Hockinson’s Wyatt Jones battle for a ball during a Sept. 6 game in Everett. McCarron and the 1-1 Wildcats will travel to Lynden on Friday to face the Lions in a matchup of 2A powerhouses. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Key Week 4 games: Murphy faces Lynden in 2A top-five showdown

The Archbishop Murphy and Lynden football teams have squared off six times in the last decade, including four clashes in the final two rounds of… Continue reading

Archbishop Murphy’s Josh McCarron (left) and Hockinson’s Wyatt Jones battle for a ball during a Sept. 6 game in Everett. McCarron and the 1-1 Wildcats will travel to Lynden on Friday to face the Lions in a matchup of 2A powerhouses. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Shorewood quarterback David Snell catches a snap during practice Wednesday afternoon at Shorewood High School in Shoreline. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

After years of struggles, Shoreline teams are creating buzz

The two revitalized high school football programs have a combined 5-1 record and play each other Friday.

Shorewood quarterback David Snell catches a snap during practice Wednesday afternoon at Shorewood High School in Shoreline. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Prep hot tickets: Sept. 18-Sept. 22

Here are four non-football prep sporting events to keep an eye on this week.

Prep football notebook: Week 3 analysis, observations, stars

The third week of the high school football season left more questions than answers.

Marauders football coach: ‘It was a little bit chaotic’

Goddard Stadium was evacuated Friday after gunshots were reportedly fired.

Lake Stevens’ Kasen Kinchen eyes his teammate on the line of scrimmage during practice Thursday afternoon in Lake Stevens on September 13, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Highly ranked Lake Stevens junior cornerback is a ball-hawk

Kasen Kinchen, who has an offer from Oregon, has three interceptions in two games this season.

Lake Stevens’ Kasen Kinchen eyes his teammate on the line of scrimmage during practice Thursday afternoon in Lake Stevens on September 13, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Key Week 3 games: Lake Stevens, Monroe clash in Wesco 4A opener

The Vikings take a 31-game conference win streak into the matchup, which decided the Wesco 4A title the past two years.