Sports

SPORTS SCAN

The Everett Explosion

  • Aug 27, 2008

Sunny skies ahead, despite the rain

In 1999 when Lakewood High School formed a girls golf team, all of the golfers came in with no experience and no formal training.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Ball bounces Lakewoods way

Coach Bob Walker surveys the courts of Lakewood High School and likes what he sees. This years team blends experience and talent.

  • Aug 27, 2008

County’s waters keep residents cool

ARLINGTON — As temperatures climbed into the upper 80s over the weekend and heat advisories made news, north county residents sought relief in the area’s waters.

M’ville man lands 75-pound salmon

When John Scalf tells his granddaughter about the big fish that almost got away, she’ll have to believe him.

Sun sets on this summer’s track season

MARYSVILLE — Olympic fever must have been running high. For the second week in a row, turnout at Marysville’s all-comers track meet hovered around 100 participants.

Body builders invade Arlington’s BPAC

ARLINGTON — As light heavyweight Tony Quincy posed on stage, sweat ran down his chest.

Marriage and memories at Marysville’s Cedar Field

MARYSVILLE — Forget Armani and Vera Wang.

Local soccer in spotlight at ’Berry Classic

MARYSVILLE — The weather looked bleak for the rest of the weekend, as Thursday heralded stormy skies and puddle-filled fields.

  • Aug 6, 2008

Stilly Valley all-stars’ dream season ends at regionals

VANCOUVER — By the end of Stilly Valley all-stars’ run as Team Washington, manager Brian Fields had little left to say.

Stilly Valley softball minors’ season done

KIRKLAND — The Stilly Valley minors bounced back from a tough second-round loss to cream Lake Spokane 13-0.

Olympia casts shadow in doubleheader

MARYSVILLE — The Olympia Pizza softball team added a pair of wins to their record June 18, with spring league playoffs looming in the coming weeks.

  • Jun 25, 2008

Walker’s Coffee eliminated in tourney

MARYSVILLE — After placing third in the Strawberry Tournament last year, the dreams of Walker’s Coffee Company to vie for the championship fell one run short to the Stilly Valley Falcons.

Bruce & Becky’s open local tourney 3-0

MARYSVILLE — Bats erupted in the Strawberry Tournament as Bruce and Becky’s Interiors won a June 6 slugfest to stay perfect in their third tourney game.

Sweet! Stilly Valley softball team wins tournament of champions

It took two games, but the Stilly league softball champs beat Mukilteo to win the tournament of champions. Undefeated through the tournament bracket, the Stilly Valley girls had the chance to put the Magic away in their first meeting on May 31. But Stilly Valley coach Butch Diemer prepared his team to win the championship in two games, a luxury they were afforded by their no-loss performance.

  • Jun 4, 2008

Local boy throws out first pitch for Mariners’ Autism Awareness Night

SEATTLE — Arlington’s James Wilson literally stood out from the crowd in Safeco Field, May 7, but his parents say he’s just like any other 14-year-old boy.

Lynnwood ushers in end to Arlington’s season

MOUNT VERNON — Starting with a first-inning run and continuing for the next six innings, Lynnwood slowly chipped away at Arlington, defeating the Eagles 5-1.

  • May 14, 2008

Fastpitch can’t hold on

MARYSVILLE — In a defensive sparring match, the Arlington and M-P fastpitch teams went seven rounds before the Tomahawks delivered the knockout punch.

  • Apr 16, 2008

Baseball’s win caps busy week

EVERETT — Already leading by three runs in the bottom of the first inning, an Arlington assistant coach reminded the light-hearted dugout throughout the early innings, “Hey, we haven’t done anything yet.”

  • Apr 9, 2008

Baseball’s win caps busy week.

EVERETT — Already leading by three runs in the bottom of the first inning, an Arlington assistant coach reminded the light-hearted dugout throughout the early innings, “Hey, we haven’t done anything yet.”

  • Apr 9, 2008