Doug Flanagan

Prep hot tickets: Dec.5-Dec.9

Here are four local prep events to keep an eye on this week: 1. Girls basketball: Stanwood at Lake Stevens, 7:15 p.m. Wednesday. These teams… Continue reading

Jackson High School senior forward Jadyn Edwards is the Herald’s 2017 Girls Soccer Player of the Year.	(Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Girls Soccer Player of the Year: Jackson’s Jadyn Edwards

The senior forward led the Timberwolves to the Wesco 4A title and a berth in the state playoffs

Jackson High School senior forward Jadyn Edwards is the Herald’s 2017 Girls Soccer Player of the Year.	(Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Everett High’s Kate Poland is one of the best returning players in Wesco 3A and is involved in many school activities off the court, including spearheading her school’s annual food drive. Shot on Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Everett High’s Kate Poland is one of the best returning players in Wesco 3A and is involved in many school activities off the court, including spearheading her school’s annual food drive. Shot on Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Colbrese to step down as head of the WIAA

After 25 years of being the executive director, Colbrese has decided to retire.

Lynnwood announces hiring of 3 varsity coaches

Lynnwood High School recently announced the hiring of three varsity head coaches. Andrew Knudsen has been named the Royals’ baseball coach. Knudsen replaces Fraser Dizard,… Continue reading

Peyton Brown receives a pass during practice at Arlington High in Arlington on November 16, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Basketball is in the blood of this Arlington senior

Eagles leader Peyton Brown has been hanging around the Arlington gym since she was 5.

Peyton Brown receives a pass during practice at Arlington High in Arlington on November 16, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Five storylines for 2017-18 prep girls basketball

Related: Basketball is in the blood of Arlington senior Peyton Brown Five storylines to watch from the local girls basketball scene this winter: 1. Lake… Continue reading

Lake Stevens’ Eason is The Herald’s Volleyball Player of the Year

The Seattle University-bound senior setter was a stabilizing presence for the Vikings.

Q&A with Jackson’s Sam Mutolo

When Jackson senior Sam Mutolo became interested in bowling three years ago, she went all-in. “She’s self-taught,” Timberwolves coach Dan Eng said. “She watched videos… Continue reading

Prep hot tickets: Nov. 13-18

Bowling: Everett vs. Jackson at Majestic Lanes in Lynnwood, 3:15 p.m. Tuesday. Two of Snohomish County’s girls bowling teams face off at Majestic Lanes in… Continue reading

Marysville swimming extends beyond school boundaries

Jaci LeGore-Hodgins doesn’t view the Marysville Pilchuck and Marysville Getchell girls swimming and diving teams as separate squads. That perspective was especially important to her… Continue reading

CPC-Mountlake Terrace boys soccer wins 1B academic crown

The Cedar Park Christian-Mountlake Terrace boys soccer team won the 1B academic state championship with a grade-point average of 3.62. “I believe the biggest reason… Continue reading

King’s boys XC, football each win 1A academic state title

The King’s boys cross country and football teams won 1A state academic championships. The harriers had a collective grade-point average of 3.85, while the football… Continue reading

Lake Stevens High senior Kylee Griffen will continue her basketball career with the Gonzaga Bulldogs. Shot on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017 in Lake Stevens, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Lake Stevens’ Griffen set to sign with Gonzaga

The senior plans to sign a letter of intent during the early signing period, which opens Wednesday.

Lake Stevens High senior Kylee Griffen will continue her basketball career with the Gonzaga Bulldogs. Shot on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017 in Lake Stevens, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Five things to know about Marysville Getchell’s Hayli Huhta

Last week, the Marysville Getchell girls soccer squad became the first team in school history to qualify for a state tournament. The Chargers wouldn’t have… Continue reading

Prep hot tickets: Nov. 7-11

Here are four prep postseason events to keep your eye on this week: Girls soccer: Union at Jackson, 6 p.m. Tuesday. The Timberwolves, predictably, enjoyed… Continue reading

Three seniors lead ‘scrappy’ South Whidbey volleyball

The South Whidbey volleyball team (15-5) won two 1A Bi-district tournament games Saturday to clinch a return trip to the state tournament. “Defense has always… Continue reading

Pair of underclassmen leading Snohomish swimming at state

The Snohomish girls swimming and diving team enjoyed a successful regular season and has some athletes who are capable of top finishes at the 3A… Continue reading

Archbishop Murphy girls soccer ‘weathered the storm’

The Archbishop Murphy girls soccer team was forced to make changes to its style of play because of a rash of injuries that at one… Continue reading