Prep notebook: E-W boys wrestlers claim regional title

Also, the Everett girls basketball team earned its first postseason win in seven years last week.

The Edmonds-Woodway High School boys wrestling team captured the Class 3A Region 2 title Saturday at Kelso High School.

The Warriors totaled 224 points to take first place out of the regional’s 16 teams from the Wesco 3A South, Greater St. Helens League 3A and KingCo 3A. Edmonds-Woodway finished 72 points ahead of second-place Prairie.

Five Warriors won regional titles: Ethan Nguyen (106 pounds), Reece LeCompte (120), Ousman Fatty (126), Alex Rapelje (138) and Alec Rust (160).

Everett girls basketball earns milestone win

The Everett girls basketball team claimed its first postseason win since 2013 with a 48-34 victory over Stanwood in a 3A Northwest District Tournament play-in game last Wednesday.

Under the direction of first-year head coach and 1998 Everett graduate Jeannie Thompson, the Seagulls (12-10) are in the midst of their first winning season since 2013-14.

After falling to top-seeded Shorecrest in Friday’s district quarterfinals, No. 8 seed Everett faces No. 5 seed Meadowdale in a loser-out game Tuesday. The Seagulls need to win three consecutive district elimination games to earn their first state regional berth since 2013.

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