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POLL RESULTS: Vikings have best shot at state football title
Lake Stevens received the most votes — 70 percent — among the four Snohomish County qualifiers.
POLL: Which local football team has the best shot at state?
Four Snohomish County high schools qualified for the state tournaments, which start this weekend.
Seedings, brackets announced for the state football playoffs
Lake Stevens, Marysville Pilchuck, Lakewood and Murphy will each host a first-round contest.
Lakewood tops Liberty to reach state for 1st time since 2012
A key interception by sophomore linebacker Andrew Molloy helps the Cougars earn a 14-10 Week 10 win.
2A bi-district football playoffs feature cutthroat path to state
The Northwest/Sea-King bi-district has five 2A top-10 teams, but just three state berths are available.
Lakewood overcomes early miscues, tops No. 3 Archbishop Murphy
The Cougars’ dual-threat quarterback Jared Taylor totaled five touchdowns in the victory.
Prep notebook: Lakewood girls soccer off to best start in 8 years
The Cougars entered Monday night unbeaten through nine matches, with five wins and four draws.
Vote for The Herald’s Athlete of the Week for Sept. 30-Oct. 6
The Athlete of the Week nominees for Sept. 30-Oct. 6. Voting closes at midnight Sunday. The winner will be announced on next week’s Prep Focus… Continue reading
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The Athlete of the Week nominees for Sept. 23-29. Voting closes at midnight Sunday. The winner will be announced on next week’s Prep Focus page… Continue reading
Lakewood rides stellar defense to big win over Sedro-Woolley
The Cougars improve to 4-0 on the season after blanking the Cubs 27-0.
Vote for The Herald’s Prep Athlete of the Week for Sept. 2-8
The Prep Athlete of the Week nominees for Sept 2-8. Voting closes at midnight Sunday. The winner will be announced on next week’s Prep Focus… Continue reading
Northwest 2A prep football preview: Team capsules
The key players and outlooks for the league’s four local teams.
Gallery: Lakewood prep football practice
The Cougars hit the field on a hot day to continue preparing for their season opener.
Two new buildings, upgrades set for Lakewood School District
Two STEM labs, roof replacement and more are chosen as priorities, plus administration buildings.
New Lakewood superintendent brings focus on relationships
Scott Peacock wants to build on the district’s assets — the new high school and tight-knit community
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.
Northwest 2A football league to look a bit different this fall
Anacortes won’t field a varsity team, and Blaine is moving to the Sky Division of the two-tiered league.
Lakewood softball player travels to Africa for a good cause
Brittani Boortz spent nearly two weeks during the season working with displaced children in Kenya.
Lakewood High School girls golf team has a pair of aces
Two talented freshmen have given the Cougars a boost — and the first holes-in-one in program history.