Football

Capsules for Friday’s prep football playoff games

Snohomish faces perennial power Bellevue, and Lake Stevens opens its state-title quest against Curtis.

POLL: Which local high school football team goes furthest?

Three local schools — Lake Stevens (4A), Snohomish (3A) and Darrington (1B) — remain alive.

Glacier Peak loses star QB in season-ending loss to Eastlake

Ayden Ziomas left the game injured in the first half. The Grizzlies fell 25-9 in the playoffs.

Prep football notebook: Week 10 playoffs analysis and stars

Many local teams fell short of making their respective state tournaments.

Snohomish earns 1st state football berth since 2007 (VIDEO)

The Panthers hold off Garfield 42-35 in a back-and-forth Week 10 playoff game.

Season ends for Shorewood football team

The Thunderbirds lost a Week 10 playoff game to Lake Washington.

Bethel overpowers Arlington in Week 10 playoffs (VIDEO)

The Braves pull away in the second half en route to a 50-15 victory that ends the Eagles’ season.

Snohomish’s Tayte Conover runs for a first down during Friday’s game in Snohomish. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Snohomish’s Tayte Conover runs for a first down during Friday’s game in Snohomish. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

High school football: Capsules for Week 10 playoff games

Local teams look to take the next step and reach the state tournament.

Glacier Peak football players wear Guardian Caps on their helmets during a practice on Oct. 4 at Glacier Peak High School in Snohomish. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

What are Glacier Peak players wearing on their helmets?

The Grizzlies don Guardian Caps during practice to reduce the impact of helmet-to-helmet hits.

Glacier Peak football players wear Guardian Caps on their helmets during a practice on Oct. 4 at Glacier Peak High School in Snohomish. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Everett High cancels a football game; the reason is elusive

There are differing accounts as to why, ranging from a discipline issue to safety and logistics.

Snohomish rallies past Squalicum to claim Wesco 3A top seed

After taking the lead, a late interception helps the Panthers hang on to beat the Storm 30-27.

Meadowdale loses to Ferndale, falls short of playoffs

The Mavericks struggled to contain the Golden Eagles’ running game.

Defense leads Glacier Peak over Mount Vernon (VIDEO)

The Grizzlies shut down the Bulldogs 30-6 to clinch the Wesco 4A No. 2 seed for the Week 10 playoffs.

Live prep football blog: Week 9

An interactive way to stay up to date with local prep football teams on Friday night.

Ferndale’s Jaden Brown (right) celebrates a touchdown after a fumble by Meadowdale’s Carlos Walsh on Friday at Edmonds Stadium. (KevinClark / The Herald)

Prep football results for Friday, Oct. 26

A host of local high school football teams solidified their playoff seeding Friday in the regular season’s penultimate week. Here are recaps and statistics from… Continue reading

Ferndale’s Jaden Brown (right) celebrates a touchdown after a fumble by Meadowdale’s Carlos Walsh on Friday at Edmonds Stadium. (KevinClark / The Herald)
Meadowdale quarterback Hunter Moen (left) and the Mavericks square off against Ferndale in a loser-out Wesco 3A crossover game Friday night. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Key Week 9 prep football games: Playoff spots, seeding at stake

Meadowdale and Terrace play loser-out contests, and other teams will jostle for seeding prior to next week’s winner-to-state round.

Meadowdale quarterback Hunter Moen (left) and the Mavericks square off against Ferndale in a loser-out Wesco 3A crossover game Friday night. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Lakewood football team wins playoff game by forfeit

The Cougars were scheduled to play Anacortes on Friday night in a 2A Bi-District contest.

Prep football notebook: Week 8 analysis and top players

League titles were clinched, lots of playoff seeding was set and teams hit milestone achievements.

Marysville Pilchuck’s Dillon Kuk runs with Arlington’s Kristain Fairbanks attempting a tackle Friday at Quil Ceda Stadium in Marysville. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Prep football results for Friday, Oct. 19

Three local high school football league champions were crowned Friday. Lake Stevens won the Wesco 4A title with a 70-0 victory over Jackson. In the… Continue reading

Marysville Pilchuck’s Dillon Kuk runs with Arlington’s Kristain Fairbanks attempting a tackle Friday at Quil Ceda Stadium in Marysville. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)