The Glacier Peak girls soccer team holds a four-point lead in the Wesco 4A standings with three conference matches remaining. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

The Glacier Peak girls soccer team holds a four-point lead in the Wesco 4A standings with three conference matches remaining. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Prep notebook: GP girls soccer closing in on Wesco 4A title

Lakewood boys tennis earned its first-ever win and a Cascade swimmer received WIAA honors.

The Glacier Peak High School girls soccer team is closing in on its first conference title in nearly a decade.

With three league matches remaining, the Grizzlies sit atop the Wesco 4A standings with 30 points. Glacier Peak (11-1-1, 10-1-0 Wesco 4A) is four points ahead of second-place Lake Stevens and 10 points in front of third-place Jackson.

The Grizzlies completed a regular-season sweep of five-time defending Wesco 4A champion Jackson with a 2-1 double-overtime win Thursday.

Glacier Peak’s only conference title came in 2010, which was just the program’s third season of existence.

Lakewood boys tennis notches first win

The Lakewood boys tennis team picked up its first victory in program history with a 5-2 win over Mariner on Oct. 10. The Cougars began their boys tennis program last season.

Mountlake Terrace to recognize Hall of Fame inductees

Mountlake Terrace High School will induct one team and two athletes into its athletic Hall of Fame during halftime of the Hawks’ homecoming football game Friday night against Cedarcrest. The game kicks off at 8 p.m. at Edmonds Stadium.

The inductees are the 1976-77 boys basketball team, 1970 graduate Cecil Boot and 1984 graduate Mike Dallas.

The 1976-77 boys basketball team won the Class 3A state title and finished with a 25-1 record. Boot was a football star who went on to join the University of Notre Dame’s storied program on scholarship. Dallas was a multisport standout in football and soccer.

Cascade swimmer earns WIAA honors

Cascade junior Aislinn Kessinger received Athlete of the Week honors from the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association for the week of Oct. 6-12.

Kessinger won the 200-meter freestyle (2 minutes, 2.71 seconds) and 100 freestyle (56.26) at an Oct. 8 double dual meet against Glacier Peak and Lynnwood. She then won the 50 freestyle (26.42) and 500 freestyle (5:42.87) in an Oct. 10 meet against Kamiak, Mariner and Monroe.

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