Girls basketball

Monroe High’s Monique Fierke looks for the basket during drills at practice on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 in Monroe, Wa. Fierke is the leading scorer for the Bearcats. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Q&A with Monroe’s Monique Fierke

It didn’t take long for Monique Fierke to make a good impression on the Monroe girls basketball team. Two years ago, the then-sophomore made her… Continue reading

Monroe High’s Monique Fierke looks for the basket during drills at practice on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 in Monroe, Wa. Fierke is the leading scorer for the Bearcats. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Prep athletes of the week for 1/15-1/20

Boys basketball Lewis Pope, South Whidbey Pope, a senior, had 22 points, seven assists and three steals Tuesday in the Falcons’ 64-60 win over Cedarcrest,… Continue reading

Prep hot tickets: Jan. 23-Jan. 27

Here are four local prep events to keep an eye on this week: 1. Girls basketball: Stanwood at Snohomish, 7:15 p.m. Wednesday. This game will… Continue reading

Saturday’s prep scores, links to recaps

BOYS BASKETBALL Non-conference Renton 51, King’s 46 Cashmere 61, Granite Falls 32 Northwest 2B/1B Mount Vernon Christian 61, Darrington 48 Northwest 1A Lummi Nation 72,… Continue reading

Friday’s prep stars of the night

George Reidy, G, Cedar Park Christian Reidy, a senior, scored 38 of the Eagles’ 58 points, including 17 of their 18 in the fourth quarter… Continue reading

Lake Stevens girls show grit in 66-58 win over Glacier Peak

The Vikings rally from 13 down at half to take over sole possession of 1st place in Wesco 4A.

Friday’s prep basketball scores, recaps

Once again, a variety of local high school basketball players turned in dynamic offensive performances Friday. Lewis Pope scored 41 points to lead the South… Continue reading

Thursday’s prep scores, links to recaps

BOYS BASKETBALL Northwest 2A Anacortes 71, Lakewood 52 Northwest 1B Grace Academy 58, Providence Classical Christian 25 BOYS SWIMMING AND DIVING Wesco Mariner 106, Mountlake… Continue reading

Wednesday’s prep stars of the night

Here are Wednesday’s prep stars of the night: Carolyn Brunner, P, Kamiak Brunner, a senior, hit a corner 3-pointer at the buzzer off an assist… Continue reading

Wednesday’s prep results, with links to recaps

Here are Wednesday’s prep results, with links to recaps: BOYS BASKETBALL Northwest 1B Cedar Park Christian-Mountlake Terrace 76, Orcas Christian 33, stats not reported BOYS… Continue reading

Tuesday’s prep results, with links to recaps

Plus, video highlights from the boys basketball crosstown rivalry between Lynnwood and Meadowdale.

Hayley Kesselring plays on the C-Team for Meadowdale High School with a visual impairment and is one of the top scorers. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Meadowdale freshman overcomes vision impairment to excel

Hayley Kesselring, the PG on the Mavs’ C-team, inspires many around her, especially her sister, Taylor.

Hayley Kesselring plays on the C-Team for Meadowdale High School with a visual impairment and is one of the top scorers. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Monday’s prep stars of the night

Here are Monday’s prep stars of the night: Breonna Williams, W, Jackson Williams, a senior, hit a buzzer-beater to lead the short-handed Timberwolves to a… Continue reading

Monday’s prep results, with links to recaps

Here are Monday’s prep results, with links to recaps: BOYS BASKETBALL Wesco 4A Monroe 54, Mariner 51 Non-conference Mountlake Terrace 58, Clover Park 42 Glacier… Continue reading

Prep athletes of the week for 1/8-1/13

Boys basketball Trey Miller | Archbishop Murphy Miller, a senior, recorded 16 points and 19 rebounds Tuesday in the Wildcats’ 65-56 win over Sultan, then… Continue reading

‘Transition time’ for Lynnwood girls basketball

There’s been a lot of change for the Lynnwood girls basketball team this winter. The Royals (6-7 overall, 2-3 Wesco 3A) have a new coach,… Continue reading

Lake Stevens girls basketball team loses to Central Valley

A couple of months ago, looking ahead to his team’s January matchup with Central Valley, Lake Stevens girls basketball coach Randy Edens wasn’t… Continue reading

Saturday’s prep scores, links to recaps

BOYS BASKETBALL Cedar Park Christian (Mountlake Terrace) 69, Lopez 14 Grace Academy 61, Shoreline Christian 35 Seton Catholic 58, King’s 55 Lakewood 88, Granite Falls… Continue reading