Doug Flanagan

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

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

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

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

Q&A with Edmonds-Woodway’s Nick Berni

The Warriors’ top tennis player is hoping for a return to the 3A state tournament.

Arlington boys tennis reloading with young squad

Entering this season with an almost entirely new varsity squad, Arlington boys tennis coach Ben Mendro wasn’t quite sure what to expect. After the Eagles… Continue reading

North Creek volleyball pushing for playoff spot in 1st year

It didn’t take long for the North Creek volleyball team to become a factor in the KingCo 4A postseason race. The Jaguars (7-5 overall, 3-2… Continue reading

Prep hot tickets: Oct. 17-Oct. 21

Here are four local prep matchups to keep an eye on this week: 1. Girls swimming and diving: Lake Stevens at Snohomish, 3:15 p.m. Tuesday.… Continue reading

Stanwood girls soccer playing with confidence

The Stanwood girls soccer team is enjoying another fine season. The Spartans are battling for a Wesco 3A title (they’re in second place with a… Continue reading

Five things to know about Monroe’s Savannah Hastings

The senior runner is thriving in her role as the Bearcats’ captain.

King’s soccer steadily improving

With seven freshmen and just three seniors, the King’s girls soccer team is much younger than usual this fall. But the Knights have been competitive… Continue reading

Lynnwood swimming posts record turnout

More than 30 students turned out for the Lynnwood girls swim team this fall, a number that Royals coach Tracy Dostert calls “maybe the biggest… Continue reading

Mariner cross country rebuilding with young team

After a 10-year absence, Dave McFadden has resumed his role as coach of the Mariner cross country teams. He said his squads are in the… Continue reading

Prep hot tickets: Oct. 10-Oct. 14

Here are four local prep events to keep an eye on this week: 1. Volleyball: Kamiak at Lake Stevens, 7 p.m. Tuesday. These are the… Continue reading

Lake Stevens beats Glacier Peak in clash of Wesco 4A contenders

The Vikings and Grizzlies girls soccer teams entered Thursday’s game tied for second place in the conference.

Q&A with Marysville Pilchuck’s Olivia Lee

The senior midfielder has a talent for setting up her teammates for success.

Hot Tickets: Hole in the Wall cross country meet Saturday

Here are four local prep events to keep an eye on this week: 1. Volleyball: Archbishop Murphy at South Whidbey, 7 p.m. Thursday. This is… Continue reading

Jackson volleyball working on raising its voice

Jackson volleyball coach Mindy Staudinger likes her players’ personalities. She said they range from “goofballs who help lighten the mood” to “introspective kids who think… Continue reading

Mix of youth, experience driving upstart Monroe soccer

The main goal for the Monroe girls soccer team this fall is to qualify for the 4A District tournament. The Bearcats, who graduated eight seniors… Continue reading