Everett High School

Robert Polk (Contributed photo)

Everett School District creates scholarship to honor Polk

The Robert C. Polk Memorial Athletic Scholarship honors the late activities and athletics director.

 

Robert Polk (Contributed photo)

Everett mourns the loss of athletic and activities director

Robert Polk, 54, was known for his grace, hard work and desire to help kids compete and succeed.

 

The annual Battle of Broadway between Everett High and Cascade High at Everett Memorial Stadium Friday night on March 19, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

GALLERY: Cascade rolls rival Everett in Battle of Broadway

The Bruins move to 3-0 on the season and retain the second annual Mayor’s Cup with a 46-20 win.

The annual Battle of Broadway between Everett High and Cascade High at Everett Memorial Stadium Friday night on March 19, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Everett High School graduate Jayden White (right), a University of Washington freshman, poses next to throws coach Andrew Ninow after breaking the Huskies' school record in the weight throw last Friday. (Photo by Jamie Mitchell)

Community sports roundup: Everett H.S. grad breaks UW record

Jayden White broke UW’s weight throw record, highlighting a success-filled week for local athletes.

Everett High School graduate Jayden White (right), a University of Washington freshman, poses next to throws coach Andrew Ninow after breaking the Huskies' school record in the weight throw last Friday. (Photo by Jamie Mitchell)
Washington freshman Jayden White, an Everett High School graduate, throws a weight during the UW Indoor Preview on Jan. 29, 2021, in Seattle. (Photo by Jamie Mitchell)

Everett H.S. grad surges into UW record books in college debut

In his first college meet, Jayden White moved to No. 2 on the Huskies’ all-time weight throw list.

Washington freshman Jayden White, an Everett High School graduate, throws a weight during the UW Indoor Preview on Jan. 29, 2021, in Seattle. (Photo by Jamie Mitchell)
Third-place finishers Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker pose with their medals in the championship ice dance at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Third-place finishers Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker pose with their medals in the championship ice dance at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
The Everett football team plays a 1914 game at Athletic Field in Everett. (Everett Public Library Northwest History Room)

They were the kings of prep football 100 years ago

Everett High School won a national championship on New Year’s Day 1921, capping a dominant decade.

The Everett football team plays a 1914 game at Athletic Field in Everett. (Everett Public Library Northwest History Room)
County Hall of Fame Class of 2020: Jill Mayer

County Hall of Fame Class of 2020: Jill Mayer

The 1997 Everett alum has captured six Special Olympics World Games medals, including one gold.

County Hall of Fame Class of 2020: Jill Mayer
County Hall of Fame Class of 2020: Everett ‘Ev’ Conley

County Hall of Fame Class of 2020: Everett ‘Ev’ Conley

The 1947 graduate of Everett high school won two national collegiate boxing championships.

County Hall of Fame Class of 2020: Everett ‘Ev’ Conley
Everett golfer Austin Duffy

Everett golfer Austin Duffy

The Seagulls standout had his eyes set on a state title before spring sports were shut down.

Everett golfer Austin Duffy
Tom Lafferty in the booth at KRKO on Thursday, July 12, 2018 in Everett, Wa. KRKO 1380 AM is switching away from a sports talk format to music after 16 years, though the station will continue to broadcast local sports events. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Tom Lafferty in the booth at KRKO on Thursday, July 12, 2018 in Everett, Wa. KRKO 1380 AM is switching away from a sports talk format to music after 16 years, though the station will continue to broadcast local sports events. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Everett School District names prep athletes of the year

Everett School District names prep athletes of the year

Everett’s Jayden White and Cascade’s Katie Nelson were honored in a virtual ceremony Thursday night.

Everett School District names prep athletes of the year
Everett alum named top women’s basketball player in Denmark

Everett alum named top women’s basketball player in Denmark

Sidney Rielly earns player of the year honors in the DameLigaen, the top women’s pro league in Denmark.

Everett alum named top women’s basketball player in Denmark
Lambright left lasting legacy in Snohomish County and beyond

Lambright left lasting legacy in Snohomish County and beyond

The Everett High School graduate and UW football coaching legend passed away recently at age 77.

Lambright left lasting legacy in Snohomish County and beyond

Vote for The Herald’s Prep Athlete of the Month for February

Below are the candidates for The Herald’s Prep Athlete of the Month for February 2020. They were the winners of the athlete-of-the-week polls conducted during… Continue reading

Community sports roundup: Ex-Everett star wins hoops trophy

Community sports roundup: Ex-Everett star wins hoops trophy

Sidney Rielly helped her Danish pro league team, the Horsholm 79ers, win the Danish Cup.

Community sports roundup: Ex-Everett star wins hoops trophy

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.

Community sports roundup: Umpire inducted to hall of fame

Jack Floyd of Mukilteo was enshrined in the USA Softball Northwest Region 9 Hall of Fame on Jan. 25.

Vote for The Herald’s Prep Athlete of the Week for Feb. 3-9

The Athlete of the Week nominees for Feb. 3-9. Voting closes at midnight Sunday. The winner will be announced on next week’s Prep Focus page.… Continue reading

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