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Prep notebook: Getchell girls cross country team earns 1st trophy

The Chargers won their first team title in the girls portion of the Bill Kehoe South Sound Invite.

Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in prep sports

Three pivotal girls soccer matches and two girls swim meets are among the highlights.

Records fall at 36th annual Hole in the Wall Invitational

More than 4,000 runners descend Saturday on Lakewood High School for the massive cross-country meet.

Prep football notebook: Storylines, analysis, Week 6 stars

League-title races are heating up around the area as the season hits its stretch run.

Top-ranked Lake Stevens overwhelms Glacier Peak

The Vikings smother the Grizzlies 41-3 in a Wesco 4A matchup of teams that entered with perfect records.

Glacier Peak brings stingy defense into matchup with Vikings

After years of being an offensive juggernaut, the Grizzlies have undergone an identity shift.

Key Week 6 games: E-W, Snohomish set for Wesco 3A South clash

Among Friday’s other pivotal matchups are Lake Stevens-Glacier Peak and Archbishop Murphy-Lakewood.

Prep notebook: Lakewood girls soccer off to best start in 8 years

The Cougars entered Monday night unbeaten through nine matches, with five wins and four draws.

Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in prep sports

More than 125 high schools are headed to Saturday’s 36th annual Hole in the Wall Invite at Lakewood.

Prep football notebook: Storylines, analysis, Week 5 stars

Two local games Friday night came down to a 2-point conversion attempt in the closing moments.

Stingy defense leads Glacier Peak over Cascade

The Grizzlies keep the Bruins’ powerful rushing attack at bay in a 35-14 Wesco 4A victory.

Key Week 5 games: GP-Cascade features battle of familiar coaches

Glacier Peak coach Shane Keck faces his former team, plus Lakewood meets Lynden in a 2A top-10 clash.

Cascade star running back is piling up massive numbers

Davanta Murphy-Mcmillan has rushed for 1,076 yards and 15 touchdowns in just four games.

Prep cross country preview: 5 storylines to watch

A look at some of the top local teams and runners, including defending state champ Naomi Smith from King’s.

Prep notebook: Local swimmers, divers shine at Mukilteo Invite

Three locals won events at the 29-team invitational at King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.

Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in prep sports

Nearly 80 cross-country teams are set to compete in Saturday’s annual Twilight Invite in Marysville.

Washington defensive back Myles Bryant (right) breaks up a pass in the end zone during the fourth quarter of the Huskies’ 28-14 win over USC on Saturday at Husky Stadium. (Elaine Thompson / Associated Press)

UW defense turns away USC’s comeback attempts to earn Pac-12 win

Red-zone defense and Salvon Ahmed’s 89-yard TD lead the Huskies past USC 28-14 in a Top-25 clash.

Washington defensive back Myles Bryant (right) breaks up a pass in the end zone during the fourth quarter of the Huskies’ 28-14 win over USC on Saturday at Husky Stadium. (Elaine Thompson / Associated Press)

Prep football notebook: Storylines, analysis, Week 4 stars

Local teams put up many strong defense performances on Friday night.

Key Week 4 games: Murphy, Lynden set for top-5 clash

The No. 2 Wildcats host No. 4 Lynden in a pivotal Sky Division opener between perennial powers.

Prep girls swim and dive preview: 5 storylines to watch

Kamiak’s Pac-12-bound star, Snohomish’s two-time diving state champ and others highlight the area’s talent.