Boys basketball

Athlete of the Month Q&A: Sam Sylliaasen from Granite Falls

The 6-foot-6 senior has developed into a force for the Tigers, and has some of the best hair around.

 

Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in high school sports

Among the highlights: 2 key boys basketball matchups and a visit from Cashmere’s girls hoops phenom.

 

E-W stuns Getchell with furious rally, game-winning 3-pointer

Senior Bryan Bunyatipanon hits the winning shot as the clock expires in the Warriors’ 60-57 win.

 

Lakewood hoops star breaks his coach’s all-time scoring record

Alex Jensen, a rare four-year team captain, has helped turn the Cougars’ program into a contender.

Mariner travels to face unbeaten Glacier Peak on Wednesday night in a Wesco 4A showdown. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in prep sports

Among this week’s notable events is a Wesco 4A boys hoops clash for 1st place between GP and Mariner.

Mariner travels to face unbeaten Glacier Peak on Wednesday night in a Wesco 4A showdown. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Kamiak swimmers and brothers, Slava Gilszmer, left, and Vlad Gilszmer, right, at Kamiak High School on Friday, Dec. 27, 2019 in Mukilteo, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald).

Prep sports recap: Highlights, storylines from the past week

Kamiak boys swimming shines at Kentridge Invite, plus basketball and wrestling highlights.

Kamiak swimmers and brothers, Slava Gilszmer, left, and Vlad Gilszmer, right, at Kamiak High School on Friday, Dec. 27, 2019 in Mukilteo, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald).

Glacier Peak boys remain perfect, steamroll rival Jackson

The unbeaten Grizzlies ride their smothering defense to a resounding 60-27 win over the Timberwolves.

Born to shoot: Dynamic duo carrying Stanwood to fast start

Cort Roberson and Jake Cleary — the sons of former area prep standouts — are scorching from 3-point range.

North Sound Conference altering basketball schedules

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

Arlington boys hoops hosting annual Coaches vs. Cancer game

The event raises funds for the American Cancer Society and supports those affected by the disease.

Q&A with Jackson boys basketball player Jaylen Searles

The 6-foot-7 senior has pro-basketball aspirations and has been dunking since before he started 8th grade.

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.

The Marysville Pilchuck boys basketball team hosts Mountlake Terrace next Monday night in a key Wesco 3A/2A showdown. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in prep sports

A look at the top matchups and events for this week in basketball, wrestling and boys swimming.

The Marysville Pilchuck boys basketball team hosts Mountlake Terrace next Monday night in a key Wesco 3A/2A showdown. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Baylor Thomas (right) and the Lake Stevens girls basketball team host Glacier Peak in a key Wesco 4A showdown Saturday night. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in prep sports

Several pivotal conference matchups in basketball highlight this week’s high school sports action.

Baylor Thomas (right) and the Lake Stevens girls basketball team host Glacier Peak in a key Wesco 4A showdown Saturday night. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Family in stripes: 5 decades of local basketball officiating

Four members of the Myers family officiated basketball in the area for a combined 90-plus seasons.

Everett siblings coaching hoops at alma mater

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

Hot Tickets: GP hosting talent-laden girls hoops tourney

Some of the state’s top girls basketball teams are headed to the Top of the Peak tournament.

Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in prep sports

A girls hoops showdown between Wesco 3A/2A contenders Arlington and Shorecrest is among the highlights.

Boys basketball preview: 5 storylines to watch

Wesco 4A looks as balanced as it’s been in years, while MP is favored in an intriguing Wesco 3A/2A race.

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