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Darrington boys basketball experiencing revival

Darrington boys basketball experiencing revival

The once powerhouse program that had fallen on hard times is state-bound for the 1st time since 2008.

Darrington boys basketball experiencing revival
‘Never give up’ mentality leads Getchell boys to 1st state berth

‘Never give up’ mentality leads Getchell boys to 1st state berth

The Chargers fought through three loser-out games in the district tournament to reach regionals.

‘Never give up’ mentality leads Getchell boys to 1st state berth
Morgan Stacey during Lakewood’s basketball practice on Thursday, Feb. 20 at Lakewood High School in Arlington. (Katie Webber / The Herald)

Q&A: Lakewood boys basketball player Morgan Stacey

The senior has given his team a strong interior presence despite his size disadvantage in the post.

Morgan Stacey during Lakewood’s basketball practice on Thursday, Feb. 20 at Lakewood High School in Arlington. (Katie Webber / The Herald)

Lakewood boys hoops earns 1st-ever state regional berth

The Cougars were clutch from the free-throw line in a 58-47 win over Burlington-Edison.

Lynden pulls away to top Mountlake Terrace boys basketball

Lynden pulls away to top Mountlake Terrace boys basketball

The Lions’ big third quarter was the difference in a 58-49 win over the Hawks.

Lynden pulls away to top Mountlake Terrace boys basketball
Athlete of the Month Q&A: Shorecrest senior Sydney VanNess

Athlete of the Month Q&A: Shorecrest senior Sydney VanNess

The Shorecrest girls basketball team has been nearly unbeatable this season. The Scots (20-1) have delivered a number of impressive performances on their way to… Continue reading

Athlete of the Month Q&A: Shorecrest senior Sydney VanNess
Monroe hires new head football coach

Monroe hires new head football coach

Longtime Bearcats assistant Scott Darrow takes over as head coach for the departed Michael Bumpus.

Monroe hires new head football coach
High school boys basketball postseason primer

High school boys basketball postseason primer

A look at the favorites, contenders and sleepers in the 4A, 3A and 2A district and bi-district tourneys.

High school boys basketball postseason primer
Signing Day: Number of local standouts betting on themselves

Signing Day: Number of local standouts betting on themselves

Some local athletes are turning down scholarship offers to accept preferred walk-ons at other schools.

Signing Day: Number of local standouts betting on themselves
Many area schools seeing decline in girls basketball turnout

Many area schools seeing decline in girls basketball turnout

The dwindling participation numbers have forced many programs to not field C-teams.

Many area schools seeing decline in girls basketball turnout
Shorecrest girls get revenge, dismantle Meadowdale

Shorecrest girls get revenge, dismantle Meadowdale

After getting upset by the Mavericks in a playoff game last season, the Scots roll to a 59-29 win.

Shorecrest girls get revenge, dismantle Meadowdale
All-female officiating crew hopes to inspire others

All-female officiating crew hopes to inspire others

Just 6 of 120 local referees are women, and 3 recently officiated together at a varsity girls game.

All-female officiating crew hopes to inspire others
Q&A with Cascade bowler Jessie Brambach

Q&A with Cascade bowler Jessie Brambach

The Bruins’ senior has been bowling since she was 5 years old and has a passion for photography.

Q&A with Cascade bowler Jessie Brambach
Star senior’s career night leads Meadowdale boys over E-W

Star senior’s career night leads Meadowdale boys over E-W

Colton Walsh pours in a career-high 30 points to lead the Mavericks to a 64-53 victory.

Star senior’s career night leads Meadowdale boys over E-W
Arlington girls wear down Edmonds-Woodway in key league win

Arlington girls wear down Edmonds-Woodway in key league win

The Eagles’ defense steps up in the second half en route to a 60-34 Wesco 3A/2A victory.

Arlington girls wear down Edmonds-Woodway in key league win
North Sound Conferece, Emerald City League announce merger

North Sound Conferece, Emerald City League announce merger

The Emerald Sound Conference will consist of up to 14 teams and feature tiered divisions in some sports.

North Sound Conferece, Emerald City League announce merger
Stanwood hangs on for key league win over Mountlake Terrace
Stanwood hangs on for key league win over Mountlake Terrace

North Sound Conference altering basketball schedules

Powerhouse King’s programs will be allowed to only play some league foes once to boost their RPI.

Jackson swimmers glide past short-handed Shorewood

Jackson swimmers glide past short-handed Shorewood

The Timberwolves beat the Thunderbirds 127-52 in a battle of Wesco South powers.

Jackson swimmers glide past short-handed Shorewood
Mariner boys defeat Jackson for 1st time since 2009

Mariner boys defeat Jackson for 1st time since 2009

The Marauders roll to a 68-52 win thanks to stingy defense and a great night at the free-throw line.

Mariner boys defeat Jackson for 1st time since 2009