Lakewood High School

Chemistry key for state-bound Lakewood softball team

A mix of youth, veteran leadership and team chemistry propelled the Cougars to their first state berth since 2001

Lakewood, South Whidbey softball advance to state tournament

The Lakewood softball team is headed to state for just the second time in school history and the first time since 2001. The Cougars (17-6)… Continue reading

5 Things to Know with Lakewood girls’ golfer Bailey Dixon

Bailey Dixon knows what it’s like to be involved in pressure situations. As a sophomore, the Lakewood golfer finished the 2A District 1 tournament tied… Continue reading

Lakewood senior spears No. 4 national ranking in javelin throw

Lakewood High School is home to one of the nation’s top-ranked girls javelin throwers. Paige Shimkus, a senior, threw a personal-best 148 feet, 5 inches… Continue reading

Students to walk out over gun issues, school safety

Walkouts are planned Friday at schools around the country, including at least nine in Snohomish County.

Local girls shine at Pasco Invitational

Lakewood senior Paige Shimkus was one of three local girls to win events Saturday at the Pasco Invitational, one of the largest prep track and… Continue reading

Tuesday’s prep stars of the night

Cameron Highet, OF, Shorewood Highet, a junior, drove in the game-winning run with a double in the T-Birds’ 4-3 non-conference win over Glacier Peak in… Continue reading

Saturday’s prep stars of the night

Joel Plank, Glacier Peak baseball Plank went 3-for-5 with a double and drove in the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning to… Continue reading

Lakewood’s Coleman, Perry receive All-NWC hoops honors

Lakewood’s Jelly Perry was named to the All-Northwest Conference girls basketball second team. On the boys’ side, the Cougars’ Alex Coleman was a second-team All-Northwest… Continue reading

Expect more snow, ice Friday morning

The slick conditions made for some snarled commutes Thursday, and could do the same later.

Mountlake Terrace boys rebound, knock out Lakewood

The Hawks bounce back from a tough loss and beat the Cougars 56-39 to keep their season alive.

Dedication to improve has Lakewood boys on the rise

Winless in league play 2 years ago, the Cougars are one of the best in the Northwest Conference this year.

If something seems ‘magical or unknown,’ he’ll figure it out

This Lakewood High graduate is a reminder that big thoughts often come from small-town schools.

Monday’s prep stars of the night

Ryder Kavanagh, G, Lake Stevens Kavanagh, a senior, scored a gamehigh 29 points as the Vikings fought past Mount Vernon 57-48 in a Wesco 4A… Continue reading