Podcast: UW signee Battle talks MP hoops, state regionals

Sultan wrestler Tyler Deason joins to discuss his runner-up finish at Mat Classic XXXI.

Marysville Pilchuck’s RaeQuan Battle goes for a layup as the Tomahawks beat Mountlake Terrace 51-42 in a game on Jan. 7 in Mountlake Terrace. Battle scored 25 points. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Marysville Pilchuck’s RaeQuan Battle goes for a layup as the Tomahawks beat Mountlake Terrace 51-42 in a game on Jan. 7 in Mountlake Terrace. Battle scored 25 points. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

After some quick discussion about the past week of district tournament basketball action, UW commit RaeQuan Battle and assistant coach Luke Carpenter of Marysville Pilchuck boys basketball join the podcast to talk about their upcoming state regional game against Kelso on Saturday at Everett Community College, Battle’s pledge to the Huskies, the AAU circuit and much more.

Sultan wrestler Tyler Deason then joins the podcast to talk about his runner-up finish at last weekend’s Mat Classic. Everett Herald prep sports writer Cameron Van Til comes on afterfollows to put a bow on last weekend’s state swim and dive championships and preview the upcoming state regional games on Friday and Saturday.

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Thanks for listening.

INTERVIEW TIMESTAMPS:

—Marysville Pilchuck’s RaeQuan Battle and Luke Carpenter (6:45)

—Sultan’s Tyler Deason (35:21)

—Cameron Van Til (49:10)

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