Sports

17 local wrestlers move on to state in Tacoma this weekend

EDMONDS – Two locals won wrestling titles at the 3A Region 2 Tournament at Edmonds-Woodway Saturday. Seventeen local wrestlers in all advanced to the state… Continue reading

Marysville students sign letters of intent to play sports in college

MARYSVILLE – Five students from Marysville-Pilchuck High School and one from Marysville Getchell signed Letters of Intent Feb. 7 to play sports in college. Two… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2018

Young MG Chargers knocked out of playoffs

EVERETT – Freshman Malakhi Knight and sophomore Cameron Stordahl scored 15 points each, but Marysville Getchell still lost to Everett Thursday night, knocking the Chargers… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2018

Arlington standout picks Cougar Country

ARLINGTON – Like many of us who grew up in Western Washington, Michael Van Beek of Arlington is a fan of the University of Washington… Continue reading

Lakewood High School standout athletes sign letters of intent

LAKEWOOD – As part of National Signing Day, four Lakewood High School student-athletes signed letters of intent committing to colleges. Signing their contracts were Jon… Continue reading

Lakewood, M-P, Arlington host playoff games Saturday

Lakewood’s boys basketball team scored a huge win over Sedro-Woolley Tuesday night. As a result they earned the fourth seed in the Northwest Conference, meaning… Continue reading

‘Length’ the difference as MLT beats M-P for Wesco North title (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – “Length” is more important than “height” in basketball nowadays. It’s not just how tall players are, but how long their arms are and… Continue reading

Lakewood girls fall in finale (slide show)

LAKEWOOD – It was a sad Senior Night for the Lakewood girls. Not only was it the last home game for four girls on the… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2018

2 more advance after Last Chance for swim’s district dance

MARYSVILLE – Swimmers from the combined Marysville Getchell-Marysville-Pilchuck high school boys swim team had a chance to qualify for the post-season at the Last Chance… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2018

Arlington’s scrappy defense deflates Shorewood

MARYSVILLE – It seems only fitting with Tom Brady and Super Bowl Sunday that we have our own local Deflategate. The harassing full-court defense by… Continue reading

MG gets by Lynnwood; M-P demolishes Meadowdale

MARYSVILLE – Chase Showatter came off the bench in the second quarter to ignite the Chargers and freshman standout Malakai Knight scored 23 points to… Continue reading

Lakewood on the border of making playoffs after loss to Blaine (slide show)

LAKEWOOD – Prior to Monday night’s game, Lakewood basketball Coach Chris Walster said the girls need to win two of their next three games to… Continue reading

Tuesday sports roundup: M-P beats Arlington surprisingly easily (slide show)

Marysville-Pilchuck had a surprisingly easy win at Arlington Tuesday night, considering both teams are among the leaders in the Wesco North. The Tommies shocking 13-0… Continue reading

Eagles, MG girls romp over foes

The Arlington Eagle girls have won six of their last eight games, defeating Marysville-Pilchuck 65-14 Wednesday night. Kelsey Mellick got Arlington off to a fast… Continue reading

Strategy pays off as Arlington wrestlers beat Everett

ARLINGTON – Some strategy paid off big time for the Arlington wrestling team Thursday night. Eagle freshman Connor Stockman usually wrestles at 195 pounds. But… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2018

Lakewood to get new baseball, softball fields

LAKEWOOD – It’s baseball’s and softball’s turn. The Lakewood School Board Wednesday approved replacing the baseball and softball facilities with synthetic turf fields. The newly… Continue reading

  • Jan 18, 2018

Lakewood, Arlington both win big (slide show)

The Arlington Eagles got off to a slow start, but then powered by Snohomish 26-9 in the third quarter to win going away 65-44 Tuesday… Continue reading

M-P (mostly) puts MG on its back (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Marysville-Pilchuck completed dominated Marysville Getchell in a wrestling match Friday night, winning 57-18. But two of the most-competitive matches were won by MG.… Continue reading

M-P’s Meetsma stands out at swim meet

MARYSVILLE – Ian Meetsma stood out for the Marysville—Pilchuck/Marysville Getchell high school boys swim team against Snohomish and Glacier Peak Tuesday. In the 200-yard medley… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2018

Eagles lose big lead, fall to Panthers (slide show)

ARLINGTON – It’s happened a few times this week - teams losing big leads and then the contests. In the NFL, the Chiefs did it… Continue reading