Doug Flanagan

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

Cascade tennis developed around Kolomiyets

It was certainly no surprise that Cascade’s top boys tennis player, Yevgeniy Kolomiyets, qualified for the 4A state tournament, which will be held in May.… Continue reading

Shorewood swimming ‘scores through the middle’

The Shorewood girls swimming and diving team has had a simple philosophy this fall. Devoid of elite talent, the Thunderbirds have embraced coach Susie McDowell’s… Continue reading

Edmonds-Woodway girls soccer putting up more zeroes

The Edmonds-Woodway girls soccer team has continued to play terrific defense this season. A year after allowing a Wesco record-low two goals in conference play,… Continue reading

Prep hot tickets: Oct. 31-Nov. 4

Here are four postseason prep events to keep an eye on this week: Girls soccer: 3A District 1 tournament semifinals at Edmonds Stadium—Shorecrest vs. Marysville… Continue reading

Mountlake Terrace High setter Sophie Parsons bumps the ball during volleyball practice on Monday, Oct. 30, 2017 in Mountlake Terrace, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Q&A with Mountlake Terrace volleyball player Sophie Parsons

The senior setter is a former soccer player, plays bass, enjoys neurology and Nicholas Sparks.

Mountlake Terrace High setter Sophie Parsons bumps the ball during volleyball practice on Monday, Oct. 30, 2017 in Mountlake Terrace, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Prep hot tickets: Oct. 24-28

Here are four local prep events this week to keep an eye on: Girls soccer: Jackson at Lake Stevens, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. The Timberwolves (11-1-0… Continue reading

Longtime Shorecrest volleyball coach Morehouse retiring

Dave Morehouse, who has coached the Shorecrest volleyball team for the past 30 years, is retiring at the end of this season. Morehouse guided the… Continue reading

Everett girls swimming making incremental gains

Bailey Ryan can see evidence of the Everett girls swimming and diving team’s improvement in its meet scores. “We’re still struggling to beat some of… Continue reading

2017 season “a mixed bag” for Kamiak cross country

The Kamiak cross country team’s season has “been a mixed bag,” according to Knights coach Charley LeWarne. “On the boys side we’re young, and it’s… Continue reading