Darrington High School

Darrington is small, but its high school wrestlers are mighty

Now the Loggers’ wrestling program will turn to a decorated alumnus to shepherd in the future.

Vote for The Herald’s Prep Athlete of the Week for Dec. 2-8

The Athlete of the Week nominees for Dec.. 2-8. Voting closes at midnight Sunday. The winner will be announced on next week’s Prep Focus page.… Continue reading

Vote for The Herald’s Prep Athlete of the Week for Dec. 10-16

The Athlete of the Week nominees for Dec. 10-16. Voting closes at midnight Sunday. The winner will be announced on next week’s Prep Focus page.… Continue reading

Alex McConnaughy (left) attempts a shot with Shane Jacobs trailing during practice Thursday night at Darrington High School on November 29, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

5 Things to Know with Darrington’s Alex McConnaughy

The Loggers’ boys basketball player wants to be an EMT and is motivated by his grandfather’s memory.

Alex McConnaughy (left) attempts a shot with Shane Jacobs trailing during practice Thursday night at Darrington High School on November 29, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

How a small town saved its high school football program

Darrington set aside pride and tradition so the game could survive — with eight players instead of 11.

Darrington will play 8-man football next season

The school decided to make the move for the next two seasons due to low participation numbers.

Friday’s prep stars of the night

Gage Burtenshaw, Darrington wrestling Burtenshaw, a senior 170-pounder, was one of three local wrestlers (Mason Phillips, Salihou Fatty) to advance to the semifinals of the… Continue reading

Darrington wrestling aiming at another strong season

Darrington wrestling coach Ray Franke said he expects his team to have another strong season. The Loggers have 15 wrestlers and five of… Continue reading

Tuesday’s prep results, links and recaps

Here are Tuesday’s prep sports results, recaps and links: BOYS TENNIS 4A District 1 Tournament At Jackson H.S. Singles First round Loser out Anuj Vimawala… Continue reading

Former Darrington basketball coach Cousins dies at 79

In retirement, Tim Cousins always enjoyed watching basketball games. Because even though family came first, his love for the sport remained a close second. “His… Continue reading

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