Monroe High School

Prep Athletes of the Week Jan. 23-Jan. 27

Boys basketball Colby Kyle, Monroe Kyle, a senior, scored 25 points Tuesday in the Bearcats’ 63-56 win over Lake Stevens, then recorded 29 points and… Continue reading

Challenge accepted: Monroe wrestlers earn spot in lineup

In a show of pure prep democracy, the Bearcats determine their starting lineup through weekly competition.

Monroe High’s Monique Fierke looks for the basket during drills at practice on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 in Monroe, Wa. Fierke is the leading scorer for the Bearcats. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Q&A with Monroe’s Monique Fierke

It didn’t take long for Monique Fierke to make a good impression on the Monroe girls basketball team. Two years ago, the then-sophomore made her… Continue reading

Monroe High’s Monique Fierke looks for the basket during drills at practice on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 in Monroe, Wa. Fierke is the leading scorer for the Bearcats. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Prep athletes of the week for 1/15-1/20

Boys basketball Lewis Pope, South Whidbey Pope, a senior, had 22 points, seven assists and three steals Tuesday in the Falcons’ 64-60 win over Cedarcrest,… Continue reading

Bearcats pull away from Jackson in 79-67 win

Monroe’s Colby Kyle scores 24 points in his return from injury and Spencer Davidson tacks on 21.

Glacier Peak’s Brayden Corwin attempts a pass past Monroe’s Luis Rubalcaba Wednesday night at Monroe High School in Monroe on January 10, 2018. Grizzles won 73-52. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

GP boys remain unbeaten in Wesco 4A with win over Monroe

Bobby Martin hits six 3-pointers and finishes with 21 points as the Grizzlies rout the Bearcats 73-52.

Glacier Peak’s Brayden Corwin attempts a pass past Monroe’s Luis Rubalcaba Wednesday night at Monroe High School in Monroe on January 10, 2018. Grizzles won 73-52. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Kamiak boys hold off late rally to beat Monroe 58-53

After returning from a tournament in California, the Knights find late energy to fend off the Bearcats.

Monroe swimmers, divers looking to make their marks

The Monroe boys swimming and diving team is trying to raise its profile in the school and community as well as Wesco. Bearcats coach Haley… Continue reading

Monroe 2-way star Jerome set to sign with EWU

The lineman plans to ink a letter of intent with Eastern when the early signing period opens Wednesday.

Friday’s prep stars of the night

George Reidy, G, Cedar Park Christian Reidy, a senior, scored 34 points as the Eagles beat Sultan 63-56 in overtime. Carson Tuttle, G, Kamiak Tuttle,… Continue reading

Monroe’s Lewis is The Herald’s 2017 Offensive Player of the Year

The senior running back piled up huge numbers as a breakout star for the Bearcats.

Friday’s prep stars of the night

Mia Flor, F, King’s Flor, a freshman, scored a game-high 25 points as the Knights opened their season with a 69-40 victory over Seattle Academy.… Continue reading

Monroe football’s historic season ends with loss to Sumner

The Spartans’ big second half hands the Bearcats a 56-14 4A state quarterfinals loss.

Members of the offensive line look over a play during practice Wednesday afternoon at Monroe High in Monroe on November 15, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

After historic win, Monroe football sets sights on Sumner

The Bearcats advanced to the quarterfinals after their first-ever state-playoff win last week.

Members of the offensive line look over a play during practice Wednesday afternoon at Monroe High in Monroe on November 15, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Friday/Saturday’s state football preview capsules

Archbishop Murphy (2A) and Monroe (4A) will play in the state quarterfinals this weekend.

Prep athletes of the week for 11/6-11/11

Girls soccer Callie Wright, King’s Wright, a junior midfielder, scored the game-winning goal Saturday in the Knights’ 3-2 win over Klahowya in a 1A state… Continue reading

Monroe football tops Puyallup 21-14, wins first-ever state game

The Bearcats held off the Vikings and will face Sumner in the 4A state quarterfinals next weekend.