Sports

MG footballers lose, but other 3 local teams win (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Trailing 14-0 at the half, Marysville Getchell came back, but two extra point tries failed as the Chargers lost 14-12 to Shorecrest Friday… Continue reading

  • Sep 9, 2019
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                                Rocky Verbeck talks to Marysville coaches Wednesday.

Rocky has some big shoes to fill

MARYSVILLE – Even though retired Marysville schools athletic director Greg Erickson only wore size 9 1/2 or 10 shoes, his replacement, Rocky Verbeck, told district… Continue reading

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                                Rocky Verbeck talks to Marysville coaches Wednesday.

2A Lakewood holds its own at jamboree against two 3A schools (slide show)

LAKEWOOD – It was just a jamboree but Lakewood’s 2A football team showed it could play with the big boys from Class 3A Friday as… Continue reading

  • Sep 3, 2019

Lakewood’s football jamboree Friday kicks off local high school fall sports seasons

School doesn’t even start until Sept. 4, but that doesn’t mean high school sports won’t get started until then. Practice started last week for football,… Continue reading

Golf tourney raises scholarship money in Arlington

ARLINGTON – A golf tournament that provides scholarships for local graduating high school seniors is looking for sponsors and players. The 5th Annual Todd Evans… Continue reading

  • Aug 5, 2019

No more pay to play in Arlington

ARLINGTON - Athletic fees of $100 in high school and $50 in middle school are being dropped in Arlington. The school board decided against pay… Continue reading

  • Aug 2, 2019

7 on 7 football tourney at Lakewood draws top players (slide show)

LAKEWOOD – They played rock, paper, scissors; one-hand touch; and 7 on 7 without pads, but this contest was not for kids. Some of the… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2019

Buhner a big hit at Marysville appearance

MARYSVILLE – Former designated hitter Edgar Martinez making the Hall of Fame was the big news for Mariners fans last week. But for fans in… Continue reading

  • Jul 29, 2019

Incoming M-P freshman girl wrestler 3rd in nation

ARLINGTON – Alivia White, who will be a freshman at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in the fall, placed third in the nation at the recent USA… Continue reading

  • Jul 19, 2019

Kids love going to sports camps in Arlington (slide show)

ARLINGTON – Every summer, Arlington High School offers sports camps for the community. This week, head football coach Greg Dailer, his staff and Eagle players… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2019

Dozens compete in 5K Foam Fun Run, triathlon in Arlington on 4th (slide show)

ARLINGTON – Not everyone is relaxing today waiting for the fireworks. Dozens of hearty souls competed in the Pedal, Paddle, Puff Triathlon and 5K Foam… Continue reading

  • Jul 4, 2019

Moms raise money for Marysville youth football by playing the game themselves (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Moms of Marysville Youth Football League players took to the field Saturday at Quil Ceda Stadium for a variety of reasons. The youngest… Continue reading

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                                Ben Spores tags out a runner in a game this year.

Arlington Eagles to play sports in college

ARLINGTON – Little did Ali Krediet know when she was kicking a ball around in Alaska growing up that she would be playing soccer in… Continue reading

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                                Ben Spores tags out a runner in a game this year.

M-P grad playing for Aquasox

EVERETT — When the Everett Aquasox take the field for their first home game June 21 against Salem-Keizer, a former Tomahawk from Marysville-Pilchuck will take… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2019
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Marysville, Arlington stars in SnoCo Sports Hall of Fame

Jarred Rome of Marysville and Carl Zaretzke of Arlington are going to be inducted Sept. 18 into the Snohomish County Hall of Fame. Rome graduated… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2019
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Judah Garcia, left, edged out Matthew Knight for second place in the 5K race at the Berry Run. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Arlington teen tops out of 100 at Berry Run (slide show)

TULALIP – Almost 100 runners and walkers participated in the Marysville Strawberry Festival Berry Run at the Tulalip Amphitheatre Saturday. Isaiah Lowery of Arlington won… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2019
Judah Garcia, left, edged out Matthew Knight for second place in the 5K race at the Berry Run. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)
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                                Danna and Tripp Gibson of Marysville walk off T-Mobile field prior to a recent game that he umpired.

Helping others an easy call

MARYSVILLE – Tripp Gibson of Marysville started at second base in a recent game between the Twins and the Mariners - as the umpire. It… Continue reading

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                                Danna and Tripp Gibson of Marysville walk off T-Mobile field prior to a recent game that he umpired.

Co-ed Adult Softball League signups start June 12

ARLINGTON – Arlington Parks and Recreation Department will begin taking registrations June 12 for the Summer Co-ed Adult Softball League. Signups start at 9 a.m.… Continue reading

  • Jun 4, 2019
Kiarra Green, a senior from MG, was All-Wesco North in three track events. (Randy Ordonez/File Photo)

3 local 3A high schools dominate all-Wesco North picks

If you’re on a good team that probably means you’ve got a lot of good players. That certainly is evident in this year’s selections for… Continue reading

  • Jun 4, 2019
Kiarra Green, a senior from MG, was All-Wesco North in three track events. (Randy Ordonez/File Photo)
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                                Riley Mae Swanson and Olivia Poulton were standouts for the girls softball team at Lakewood this year.

Young Lakewood girls softball team looks to future after going 2-2 at state

LAKEWOOD – The Cougar softball team went 2-2 in the state tournament at Selah last weekend. The squad broke a school and Northwest Conference record… Continue reading

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                                Riley Mae Swanson and Olivia Poulton were standouts for the girls softball team at Lakewood this year.