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Jackson sophomore part of Austrian women’s U-16 national team

Jackson sophomore part of Austrian women’s U-16 national team

Mack Konig spent two months this past summer competing at the FIBA U-16 Women’s European Championship.

Jackson sophomore part of Austrian women’s U-16 national team
Everett siblings coaching hoops at alma mater

Everett siblings coaching hoops at alma mater

Ex-Seagull stars Jeannie and Bobby Thompson are coaching the girls and boys teams, respectively.

Everett siblings coaching hoops at alma mater

Prep results for Monday, Dec. 16

Prep results for Monday, Dec. 16, with links to box scores where applicable: BOYS BASKETBALL Northwest 1B Grace Academy 45, Shoreline Christian 35 Non-conference Tumwater… Continue reading

Lake Stevens’ Baylor Thomas (right) drives to the basket against an Arlington defender during a Dec. 6 non-conference girls basketball game in Arlington that was won by Thomas and the Vikings, 57-54. Lake Stevens and Arlington should be among the top teams in Wesco 4A and Wesco 3A/2A, respectively, this season. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Girls basketball preview: 5 storylines to watch

Wesco 4A should come down to a battle between familiar foes, and Arlington is favored in 3A/2A.

Lake Stevens’ Baylor Thomas (right) drives to the basket against an Arlington defender during a Dec. 6 non-conference girls basketball game in Arlington that was won by Thomas and the Vikings, 57-54. Lake Stevens and Arlington should be among the top teams in Wesco 4A and Wesco 3A/2A, respectively, this season. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Football Defensive Player of the Year: Josh McCarron

Football Defensive Player of the Year: Josh McCarron

The Archbishop Murphy junior DE posted an eye-popping 21 sacks and 30 tackles for loss.

Football Defensive Player of the Year: Josh McCarron
Glacier Peak tops King’s in battle of area powerhouses
Glacier Peak tops King’s in battle of area powerhouses
Girls Soccer Player of the Year: Arlington’s Jersey Heiss

Girls Soccer Player of the Year: Arlington’s Jersey Heiss

The junior forward set a program record with 30 goals this season.

Girls Soccer Player of the Year: Arlington’s Jersey Heiss
State volleyball: Lake Stevens falls to Tahoma in title match

State volleyball: Lake Stevens falls to Tahoma in title match

The Vikings lose a tightly contested contest 3-1, but finish with a program-best second-place finish.

State volleyball: Lake Stevens falls to Tahoma in title match
Family legacies collide when Archbishop Murphy faces Tumwater

Family legacies collide when Archbishop Murphy faces Tumwater

The grandsons of legendary high school football coaches Terry Ennis and Sid Otton square off Saturday.

Family legacies collide when Archbishop Murphy faces Tumwater
Lakewood set for big challenge against Hockinson

Lakewood set for big challenge against Hockinson

Led by QB Jared Taylor, the Cougars travel to face the 2-time defending 2A state champion Saturday.

Lakewood set for big challenge against Hockinson
2A state football: Lakewood stifles Sequim in 38-12 victory

2A state football: Lakewood stifles Sequim in 38-12 victory

Taylor threw 3 TD passes to Chrisman as the Cougars reached the quarters for the 3rd time in program history.

2A state football: Lakewood stifles Sequim in 38-12 victory
4A state soccer: Glacier Peak falls to senior-laden Sumner

4A state soccer: Glacier Peak falls to senior-laden Sumner

The Spartans score in stoppage time to beat the youthful Grizzlies 2-1 in the opening round.

4A state soccer: Glacier Peak falls to senior-laden Sumner
Ref shortage affected scheduling of prep volleyball matches

Ref shortage affected scheduling of prep volleyball matches

Snohomish County’s head volleyball official said abuse from parents has scared away potential refs.

Ref shortage affected scheduling of prep volleyball matches

What exactly are local prep athletes signing on signing day?

The early signing period for many high school athletes opens Wednesday.

‘Press Coverage’: Week 10 prep football playoffs recap

‘Press Coverage’: Week 10 prep football playoffs recap

The Herald’s staff breaks down the state-playoff seeding of local teams and the action from Week 10.

‘Press Coverage’: Week 10 prep football playoffs recap
Why are high school sports participation numbers flat?

Why are high school sports participation numbers flat?

The amount of students in sports is down nationwide. Locally football sagged while other sports grew.

Why are high school sports participation numbers flat?
Monroe’s football season ends with loss to Mount Si

Monroe’s football season ends with loss to Mount Si

The Bearcats struggle with the Wildcats’ rushing attack and fall 34-20 in a winner-to-state game.

Monroe’s football season ends with loss to Mount Si
Lakewood’s Jared Taylor runs the ball during a 2A playoff game against Liberty on Nov. 8, 2019 in Arlington, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Prep football notebook: Storylines and analysis from Week 10

Four of the 11 area teams that played Friday advanced to their respective state tournaments.

Lakewood’s Jared Taylor runs the ball during a 2A playoff game against Liberty on Nov. 8, 2019 in Arlington, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Marysville Getchell headed back to state soccer tournament

Marysville Getchell headed back to state soccer tournament

After a year hiatus, the Chargers clinch a state berth with a 3-0 district semifinal win over E-W.

Marysville Getchell headed back to state soccer tournament
Arlington clinches Wesco 3A/2A volleyball crown

Arlington clinches Wesco 3A/2A volleyball crown

The Eagles top Oak Harbor in straight sets to secure their first league title since 2016.

Arlington clinches Wesco 3A/2A volleyball crown