Wrestling

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.

 

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.

 

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.

Stanwood’s Phillips adds another honor to resume

The National Wrestling Hall of Fame last week named Stanwood senior Mason Phillips the Washington state recipient of the Dave Schultz High School Excellence Award.… Continue reading

The Herald’s Athletes of the Week for Feb. 11-17

THE HERALD’S PREP ATHLETES OF THE WEEK FOR FEB. 11-17 Mason Phillips, Stanwood, Boys Wrestling Phillips, a senior, won his third state championship Saturday, placing… Continue reading

Lake Stevens’ Malachi Lawrence celebrates his 182 weight championship in the 30th Annual Mat Classic Saturday night at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma on February 17, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Stanwood, Lake Stevens wrestlers crowned again at Mat Classic

Mason Phillips wins his third state title in a row while Malachi Lawrence goes back-to-back.

Lake Stevens’ Malachi Lawrence celebrates his 182 weight championship in the 30th Annual Mat Classic Saturday night at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma on February 17, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Girls reign: Glacier Peak, Snohomish wrestlers win titles

Glacier Peak’s Kiley Hubby, Snohomish’s Joessie Gonzales work out together, created a ‘special bond.’

Mat Classic XXX notebook: 3 Tomahawks to semifinals

The Marysville Pilchuck wrestling team placed three wrestlers into Saturday’s Mat Classic XXX semifinals, most among area schools. Stanwood, Sultan and Darrington have… Continue reading

Saturday’s prep results, links to recaps

BOYS BASKETBALL 4A District 1 Tournament At Everett Community College Saturday’s game Winner to state, loser out Glacier Peak vs. Jackson, 1:45 p.m. 3A District… Continue reading

Wrestling administrator pondering changes to Mat Classic

The WIAA’s Brian Smith talks about changes he has made and more he would like to see.

She could be county’s best female high school wrestler ever

Kamiak High senior Ally de la Cruz is eyeing another state title at the Mat Classic.

List of local prep wrestlers competing at Mat Classic

Plenty of grapplers from our area’s schools are going to the mats at the Tacoma Dome.

Prep athletes of the week for 2/5-2/10

Boys basketball Justin Chambers, Meadowdale Chambers, a senior, scored 18 points Monday in the Mavericks’ 77-60 win over Oak Harbor, tallied a team-leading 14 points… Continue reading

‘Fun’ year for Meadowdale wrestling’s rookie head coach

Josh Knowles took over as the Meadowdale wrestling team’s head coach this season after spending the previous 16 years as a Mavericks assistant. “It’s been… Continue reading

4A Region 1 boys wrestling: Lake Stevens qualifies 14 for Mat Classic

Through six straight 4A Region 1 Tournament championship matches, Lake Stevens wrestling coach Brent Barnes didn’t move from his chair planted near… Continue reading

Saturday’s prep scores, links to recaps

BOYS BASKETBALL 4A District 1 Tournament Saturday’s games At Marysville Pilchuck H.S. Kamiak 57, Monroe 50 Glacier Peak 61, Jackson 43 Tuesday’s games At Everett… Continue reading

Marysville Pilchuck’s Cole Daurie (left) works to lock Edmonds-Woodway’s Baylor Denkinger in the 106 weight class during the 3A regional wrestling tournament Saturday afternoon at Edmonds-Woodway High School in Edmonds on February 11, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Everett senior turns corner, captures regional wrestling title

Stephan Erosa takes his game to the next level with a win at the 3A Region 3 Tournament.

Marysville Pilchuck’s Cole Daurie (left) works to lock Edmonds-Woodway’s Baylor Denkinger in the 106 weight class during the 3A regional wrestling tournament Saturday afternoon at Edmonds-Woodway High School in Edmonds on February 11, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)