Football

Prep football playoff picture clearing up entering Week 9

Heading into the final night of the regular season, the prep football postseason picture is becoming clearer. But there’s still plenty to be decided before… Continue reading

Stage is set again for Lake Stevens and Monroe

The two Wesco 4A powers meet Friday night in the de facto conference title game.

Thursday’s key prep football game: Arlington vs. Squalicum

ARLINGTON at SQUALICUM When: 7 p.m., Thursday Where: Civic Stadium (Bellingham) What’s at stake: With a win, Arlington clinches a trip to the district-crossover round… Continue reading

Lake Stevens senior rebounds from injury, provides big boost

Anthony Hutchinson missed the Vikings’ first 4 games, but is contributing in a major way since his return.

Senior returns from torn ACL to lead powerful Monroe

Dynamic, all-around playmaker Isaiah Cole has made his presence felt since returning to the Bearcats.

Cougars coach Leach puts pressure on Texas Tech

Washington State coach Mike Leach is seeking $2.5 million dollars from Texas Tech

Huskies focusing on depth at cornerback

UW used its bye week to focus on its depth at cornerback due to injuries to starters.

Prep athletes of the week: Oct. 16-21

Girls soccer Sam Foley, Lake Stevens Foley, a junior midfielder, tallied two goals and two assists Tuesday in the Vikings’ 10-0 win over Cascade, then… Continue reading

Why are fewer high-schoolers turning out for football?

Local data follow a nationwide trend. Fifteen of 27 responding schools report lower participation.

Everett runs over Meadowdale, clinches playoff berth

The Seagulls rushed for 462 yards as they grabbed their first district playoff spot since 2010.

Week 8: Prep football stars of the night

Capassio Cherry, RB, Edmonds-Woodway Cherry, a senior, rushed for 205 yards on 24 carries and scored three touchdowns as the Warriors beat Shorecrest 38-7. Campbell… Continue reading

Oak Harbor beats Arlington 13-7 in 3OT slugfest

The Wildcats clinch a Wesco 3A North playoff berth with the hard-fought, triple-overtime victory.

Sedro-Woolley dismantles Lakewood in 41-0 shutout

The Cougars couldn’t get going against the Cubs, but can still clinch a share of the NWC 2A title.

Everett High team shakes things up, discovers ways to win

The coach’s challenge and the players’ response has the Seagulls on the verge of the playoffs.

Prep football picks for Week 8

STEVE WILLITS Co-host of Prep Sports Weekly Lynnwood over Marysville Getchell Edmonds-Woodway over Shorecrest Lake Stevens over Cascade Glacier Peak over Kamiak Mariner over Mount… Continue reading

Cougars to face top Pac-12 rushers in 3-week span

Washington State will have their hands full as they prepare for the conferences top rushing threats.

Huskies coach Petersen applauds work ethic of walk-on

John Gardner, a walk-on, is catching the eye of the Huskies head coach.

Poll: Help us plan this week’s high school football coverage

Which of the following Friday games would you like to see video highlights from? Voting closes at noon Thursday.… Continue reading