High school sports

Ian Terry / The Herald Kamiak senior wrestler Ally de la Cruz, a multisport athlete, will compete at the state wrestling tournament on Saturday. Photo taken on 02132018

Readers’ Choice 2018 Girls Athlete of the Year: Ally de la Cruz

The Kamiak senior served as the captain of her swimming, wrestling and track and field teams.

Ian Terry / The Herald Kamiak senior wrestler Ally de la Cruz, a multisport athlete, will compete at the state wrestling tournament on Saturday. Photo taken on 02132018

Local athletes to compete in all-state games

Three local football players and two coaches will participate in the Earl Barden Classic All-State football game, to be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at… Continue reading

Stanwood’s Mason Phillips is The Herald’s Athlete of the Year and will attend University of North Carolina. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

The Herald’s 2018 Boys Athlete of the Year: Mason Phillips

The Stanwood wrestler finished his high school career with a perfect 85-0 record and 3 state titles.

Stanwood’s Mason Phillips is The Herald’s Athlete of the Year and will attend University of North Carolina. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Lynnwood basketball player perseveres despite MS diagnosis

MS, a torn ACL and a broken wrist couldn’t keep Kia Crawford from her goal of playing in college.

Team Washington to compete for freestyle crown at Cadet Duals

Four local wrestlers contributed to the team’s march to the championship bracket in Spokane.

Team Washington finishes 2nd at National Cadet Duals

The team nearly mounted a stunning comeback in the final against Illinois.

WIAA will use committees to seed prep football playoffs

Many coaches weren’t satisfied with the traditional system that used district seeds and geography.

Cast your vote for the Boys High School Athlete of the Year

The 26 seniors nominated are notable for their achievements both in athletics and in the classroom.

Vote for the 2018 Girls High School Athlete of the Year

The 25 seniors nominated by their schools were standouts both in their sports and in the classroom

Washington in title hunt after Day 1 at Cadet National Duals

The state’s ‘A’ team could win its first-ever national championship in the Cadet age group Thursday.

2018 Baseball Player of the Year: Brett Gillis

The Cascade senior reaped the benefits of his offseason preparation.

2018 Boys Soccer Player of the Year: Bobby Stoyanov

The Mountlake Terrace senior scored 47 goals in a record-setting campaign.

The Herald’s 2018 All-Area boys soccer teams

First- and second-team selections with season bios for each player.

The Herald’s 2018 All-Area softball teams

First- and second-team selections with season bios for each player.

2018 Softball Player of the Year: Iyanla Pennington

The Jackson junior dominated in the circle and at the plate for the 4A state champions.