High school sports

A boxer from the 1920s and the story behind Monroe HS mascot

Monroe boxer and lightweight champion Dode ‘Bearcat’ Bercot inspired Monroe H.S. to become the Bearcats.

 

Lake Stevens’ standout WSU-bound lineman out with torn ACL

Devin Kylany, who was injured during the state wrestling tourney, eyes a possible postseason return.

 

Top prep football teams, recruits descend on Lakewood

Led by UW-bound QB Sam Huard, Kennedy Catholic wins 7-on-7 tournament in Arlington.

North Creek’s Koli Faaiu pulls in the finals of the lineman tug-of-war Saturday afternoon during the Cougar Championship Passing Tournament at Lakewood High School in Marysville on July 27, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
North Creek’s Koli Faaiu pulls in the finals of the lineman tug-of-war Saturday afternoon during the Cougar Championship Passing Tournament at Lakewood High School in Marysville on July 27, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Number of top football recruits set to hit field at Lakewood

The Cougars host their annual 7-on-7 tournament Saturday featuring both local and non-local squads.

Lake Stevens wrestler runner-up at national tournament

Kiley Hubby was 1 of 3 area girls to earn All-America honors at Cadet/Junior nationals in Fargo.

A way-too-early look at the prep football season: Weeks 7-9

A handful of late-season matchups stand out as possible key games in league-title and playoff races.

Meadowdale High School names new head football coach

James Harmon, the defensive coordinator for the past 3 years, replaces Matt Leonard as head coach.

2 Kamiak girls swimmers receive All-American honors

Elli Straume and Ava Collinge were among the nation’s 100 fastest high school girls in their events.

A way-too-early look at the prep football season: Weeks 5-6

This two-week stretch features several intriguing rematches from last season.

11 area players named to all-state softball teams

Jackson’s de Jesus named 4A Player of the Year; ‘Wolves Peacocke is the 4A Coach of the Year

Jackson takes first place in inaugural Herald Athletic Cup

The competition rewards area high schools for their overall athletic performance over the past year.

Monroe’s Chism III commits to play football at EWU

The 5-foot-11 receiver was an All-Area 1st-team selection and a 3-star prospect according to 247Sports.

Herald Athletic Cup: The complete list

A look at where all schools in The Herald’s coverage area ranked this past year.

A way-too-early look at the prep football season: Weeks 3-4

Arlington looks for its 10th straight Stilly Cup and a big Edmonds School District clash.

Podcast: Monore WR Chism talks EWU football commitment

Efton Chism III gave his verbal pledge to play football at Eastern Washington University.

A way-too-early look at the prep football season: Weeks 1-2

Two nonconference clashes involving Lake Stevens are highlighted by plenty of Division-I talent.

Snohomish sophomore Kayli Kersavage, who claimed her second consecutive Class 3A diving state title last November, was one of 100 girls from across the nation to be named All-American divers by the National Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

2 local prep divers receive All-American honors

Snohomish sophomore Kayli Kersavage and Cascade senior Joseph Hofman were named NISCA All-Americans.

Snohomish sophomore Kayli Kersavage, who claimed her second consecutive Class 3A diving state title last November, was one of 100 girls from across the nation to be named All-American divers by the National Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)