High school sports

Smith’s long-range shooting lifts Grizzlies into semifinals

Her six 3-pointers spark GP to a win over Chiawana and set up a rematch with No. 1 Woodinville

Hardwood Classic roundup: Shorecrest girls roll to win

The Scots beat Capital 51-34 to set up an All-Wesco quarterfinal vs. Arlington.

Collins leads Glacier Peak girls into state quarterfinals

The Grizzlies survive a miserable first quarter and rally for a 46-40 win over Camas.

Marysville Pilchuck boys advance at 3A Hardwood Classic

The Tomahawks beat Central Kitsap 63-48 to earn a matchup with Garfield in the quarterfinals.

Despite virus threat, state tournaments carry on as usual

Basketball, not the coronavirus, was on the minds of the players, coaches and fans in Tacoma

Marysville Getchell’s season ends with a loss to Wilson

The Chargers fall 73-52 in the program’s first-ever game at the 3A Hardwood Classic

Glacier Peak boys take storybook 24-0 season to Tacoma Dome

With an array of playmakers and their usual stingy defense, the Grizzlies are state-title contenders.

Glacier Peak basketball’s decade-plus run of rare success

Since 2010, the GP boys and girls teams have totaled the most state berths of any 4A or 3A school.

Glacier Peak’s Brayden Corwin attempts a shot over Mariner’s Naser Motley Monday evening at Glacier Peak High School in Snohomish on January 27, 2020. Glacier Peak won 55-49. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

POLL RESULTS: Glacier Peak boys favored among local teams

The Grizzlies received 42% of the vote among the 10 local prep basketball teams headed to state.

Glacier Peak’s Brayden Corwin attempts a shot over Mariner’s Naser Motley Monday evening at Glacier Peak High School in Snohomish on January 27, 2020. Glacier Peak won 55-49. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Pierce Darlington (right) and the Glacier Peak boys basketball team is one of 10 local squads headed to the Hardwood Classic beginning Wednesday. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

POLL: Which local hoops team has the best shot at state?

Ten local teams are taking part in the high school state basketball tournaments this week.

Pierce Darlington (right) and the Glacier Peak boys basketball team is one of 10 local squads headed to the Hardwood Classic beginning Wednesday. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Arlington girls breeze into 3A state quarterfinals

The Eagles ride a smothering defense to a 56-32 win over Lake Washington and a Hardwood Classic bye.

Hot-shooting Camas downs Lake Stevens girls in regional game

The Papermakers netted six 3-pointers during a dominant third-quarter run to secure the victory.

Kamiakin big man proves too much for MP in regional loss

The loss sends the Tomahawks to a first-round game on Wednesday at the Class 3A Hardwood Classic.

Prep stars of the night for Saturday, Feb. 29

Prep stars of the night for Saturday, Feb. 29 Blake Conyers, Lakewood boys basketball Conyers, a sophomore, hit some clutch shots in the second half… Continue reading

Regional hoops roundup: Meadowdale girls come up short

The Mavericks were one of five local teams to be eliminated Saturday.

Postseason prep basketball results for Saturday, Feb. 29

State regional prep basketball results for Saturday, Feb. 29: BOYS BASKETBALL 4A STATE TOURNAMENT Regional Round Saturday’s games At Battle Ground H.S. Union 66, Gonzaga… Continue reading

Glacier Peak boys rout Auburn, earn Hardwood Classic bye

The undefeated Grizzlies roll to a 69-43 win and cement their status as a 4A championship contender.

Lakewood boys reach 1st-ever Hardwood Classic

The senior-laden Cougars beat Franklin Pierce 53-49 in a loser-out, regional-round game on Saturday.

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