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Guide to 4A, 3A boys state basketball tournaments

Previews of the 4A and 3A Hardwood Classic boys basketball tournaments in the Tacoma Dome (seeds in parentheses): CLASS 4A Wednesday’s loser-out games (3) Union… Continue reading

Stanwood’s Kaitlin Larson gathers a rebound with Lynnwood’s Abby Douglas tangled Saturday afternoon at Jackson High School in Mill Creek on February 24, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Stanwood girls oust Lynnwood to reach Hardwood Classic

The Spartans win 80-60 and advance to play in the Tacoma Dome for the second straight season.

Stanwood’s Kaitlin Larson gathers a rebound with Lynnwood’s Abby Douglas tangled Saturday afternoon at Jackson High School in Mill Creek on February 24, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Late bucket lifts Glacier Peak boys over Skyline

Senior Bobby Martin scores with 4.3 seconds to play and the Grizzlies hang on to win 50-49 to advance.

At a glance: Boys basketball state regional games

Below are capsules for Saturday’s state regional basketball games involving local boys teams. The numbers indicate each team’s seeding among the 16 squads that have… Continue reading

Spartans seeking ‘redemption,’ return trip to Tacoma Dome

A year after losing its two state tournament games, Stanwood is eager to return to the Tacoma Dome.

At a glance: Girls basketball state regional games

Below are capsules for upcoming state regional basketball games involving local girls teams. The numbers indicate each team’s seeding among the 16 squads that have… Continue reading

Youth-laden Lynnwood girls peaking at the right time

The Royals overcame adversity and ‘ups and downs’ to reach the state regionals.

Pairings announced for regional basketball playoffs

Lynnwood and Stanwood girls face each other Saturday at Jackson High School

Jackson swimmer wins 2 more titles, Glacier Peak claims a pair

Snohomish County schools were well represented on the podium at the state swimming championships.

Lake Stevens celebrates their win over Glacier Peak for the 4A district championship Thursday night at Everett Community College in Everett on February 15, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Lake Stevens girls break through to clinch state berth (VIDEO)

The Vikings put an end to their district struggles with a 55-48 win over Glacier Peak in the title game.

Lake Stevens celebrates their win over Glacier Peak for the 4A district championship Thursday night at Everett Community College in Everett on February 15, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Jackson High School swimming star set for final state meet

Kamiak’s stacked team and a Glacier Peak freshman are other intriguing storylines this weekend.

List of local qualifiers for state swim & dive championships

The state meet is this Friday and Saturday at King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.

Cascade junior is ‘at home’ on the diving board

After not picking up the sport until 2016, Joseph Hofman is the top-seeded diver in the 4A group.

Marysville-Pilchuck’s Aaron Kalab attempts a shot past Arlington’s Caden Smith during the 3A semifinals Thursday night at Henry M. Jackson High School in Everett on February 14, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Marysville Pilchuck boys beat Arlington to secure state berth

The Tomahawks win 61-49 to capture their 2nd state bid since 1993 and a spot in the district title game.

Marysville-Pilchuck’s Aaron Kalab attempts a shot past Arlington’s Caden Smith during the 3A semifinals Thursday night at Henry M. Jackson High School in Everett on February 14, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

District basketball: Kamiak, Glacier Peak boys advance to tournament title game

The third-seeded Kamiak boys basketball team rattled off 17 straight first-half points and held off second-seeded Monroe for a 57-50 win Saturday in… Continue reading

Arlington’s Georgia Arnold (left) and Stanwood’s Kaitlin Larson chase down a loose ball Friday night at Stanwood High School in Stanwood on February 9, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)
Arlington’s Georgia Arnold (left) and Stanwood’s Kaitlin Larson chase down a loose ball Friday night at Stanwood High School in Stanwood on February 9, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Mariner girls top Jackson 56-38 for milestone victory

Hannah Hezekiah scores 29 points as the Marauders earn their first postseason win in two decades.

Dedication to improve has Lakewood boys on the rise

Winless in league play 2 years ago, the Cougars are one of the best in the Northwest Conference this year.

Former Lake Stevens, Georgia QB heading to Washington

Jacob Eason will have sit out next season to fulfill NCAA requirements.

Terrace boys beat Pilchuck for outright Wesco 3A title

The Hawks’ victory, combined with Shorecrest’s loss to Stanwood, gave them the Wesco 3A hoops title outright.