Edmonds School District High School Students of the Month for May and June 2022

May Edmonds eLearning Academy Isaiah Knorr Edmonds-Woodway High Lindsey Kerns Parents’ Names: Donna and Richard Kerns GPA: 3.68 Clubs & Activities: Band Athletics: Girls Swim Honors: Freshman and Sophomore year Awards: Drum Major and Swim Captain Significant School Project: I created graduation cards for all graduating seniors. Employment: Swim Instructor and Lifeguard at Dale Turner…

‘Determination is greater than brilliance’: Students offer words of wisdom during Meadowdale Class of 2022 graduation

Inspiring remarks from nine student speakers — including eight class valedictorians — marked the 2022 Meadowdale High School commencement in which 261 students received their diplomas at Edmonds School District stadium Monday night. Meadowdale ASB co-president Austin Seales recalled his football coach sharing stories about past athletes, noting that “as we graduate, coaches, teachers, underclassmen,…

“Ready for anything’: Lynnwood High graduates 323 in Friday ceremony

Families, friends and staff gathered Friday evening to cheer on the Class of 2022 as Lynnwood High School held its graduation commencement for 323 students at the Edmonds School District Stadium. “It is an honor to be with you all today as we celebrate the class of 2022 and honor their efforts that have brought…

‘A new, exciting chapter’: Edmonds eLearning Academy graduates 104 at Thursday ceremony

Families, friends and staff gathered Thursday to cheer as the Edmonds eLearning Academy held its graduation commencement for 104 students at the Edmonds School District Stadium. The school, which serves both full-time and part-time students, was founded by Sam Gladstein in 2007 and has since evolved into the Edmonds School District’s comprehensive online high school,…

Scriber Lake seniors celebrate with heartfelt graduation sendoff

My assignment: Take photos of the Scriber Lake High School graduation. Easy enough, I thought. It was a great day yesterday for photography: Sunny, temperatures in the upper 60s. Everyone was in their summer wear and summer glee: T-shirts, short sleeves and sun dresses matched with miles and miles of smiles. I expected to see…

Edmonds School District spring 2022 sports athletes earn All-Wesco honors

The following Edmonds School District high school athletes earned all-Wesco conference honors for spring sports. The list includes baseball, boys and girls golf, boys soccer, softball, girls tennis and boys and girls track and field. In addition, two Edmonds School District coaches — Dan Somoza, who coaches Edmonds-Woodway High School baseball and Stephanie Tastad, who…

Prep track and field, day 3: E-W, Meadowdale athletes win state titles

Mother nature didn’t have its best showing during the final day of competition at the 2022 WIAA 2A/3A/4A State Track & Field Championships, but student athletes from the Edmonds School District sure did, bringing home medals from 11 events — including two state titles — on Saturday. The state meet, staged at Mt. Tahoma High…

Prep track and field: State championship results, day 2

A large contingent of Edmonds School District athletes saw action during the second day of competition at the 2022 WIAA 2A/3A/4A State Track & Field Championships held at Mt. Tahoma High School in Tacoma on Friday, but it was Meadowdale’s Tresley Love and Lynnwood’s Jordan Whittle that shone the brightest. Love grabbed top-eight finishes in…

Lynnwood’s Masters, Murray awarded top scholarships during ESD’s Scholar-Athlete banquet

The Edmonds School District honored its finest scholar athletes, coaches and community members at the 21st annual Scholar-Athlete and Community Recognition awards celebration banquet held Wednesday, May 25 at Edmonds-Woodway High School. Director of ceremonies Justine Locke noted that the awards “celebrate the very best of our student athletes and to acknowledge the role played…

State prep track & field preview: District athletes begin competition Thursday

The WIAA high school state track meets are back this spring after a two-year absence and a big contingent of student athletes from Edmonds-Woodway, Lynnwood, Meadowdale and Mountlake Terrace will be in Tacoma for the 3A competition this week.  The WIAA/Gesa Credit Union 2A/3A/4A State Track & Field Championships begin Thursday evening, May 26, and…

High school sports roundup for May 18 and May 20, 2022

May 18 Girls Tennis 3A District 1 Tournament Singles Championship Rylie Gettman (Shorewood) defeated Paige Oliver (Edmonds-Woodway) 7-6, (7-3), 6-2 Singles 3rd Place/4th Place Emily Lin (Shorewood) defeated Sidney Wright (Meadowdale) by default Doubles 3rd Place/4th Place Lindsay Rand/Sophia Serwold (Shorewood) defeated Shalom Abi/Lindsey Ho (Mountlake Terrace) by default May 20 Track & Field 3A…

High school sports roundup for May 17, 2022

Baseball Edmonds-Woodway defeated Gig Harbor 2-1 (8 innings) Jack Beers hit a sacrifice fly to center field that scored Grant Oliver as the Warriors advanced to the state baseball tournament round of 16 with a thrilling walk-off win at home over Gig Harbor in the state play-in game. Jacob Gabler pitched the first seven innings…

High school sports roundup May 13 and 14, 2022

Track & Field 3A Wesco South League Championships Arlington High School Boys Scores 1. Lynnwood 130.5 2. Edmonds-Woodway 123.5 3. Shorecrest 109.5 4. Monroe 107.5 5. Meadowdale 92 6. Mountlake Terrace 48 7. Shorewood 41 100 Meters 1. Malichi Mayfield (Monroe) 11.18 2. Jordan Whittle (Lynnwood) 11.34 3. Matthew Gesese (Mountlake Terrace) 11.37 200 Meters…

Prep baseball: Royals earn district title with extra-inning win over Warriors

With a District 1 3A Baseball Tournament championship trophy on the line, the Lynnwood Royals and Edmonds-Woodway Warriors went toe-to-toe on Saturday, each looking for that one timely stroke that could be the difference maker. After neither team could break through and push even a single run across the plate during the regulation seven innings…

Prep baseball: Meadowdale’s season ends with playoff loss to Stanwood

The Meadowdale Mavericks’ hopes of advancing to the WIAA 3A state high school baseball tournament later this month were dashed when the Mavs fell to the Stanwood Spartans 6-4 in a winner-to-state, loser-out District 1 Baseball Tournament game played Saturday at Funko Field in Everett. The loss came after Meadowdale committed six errors in the contest,…

High school sports roundup for May 11, 2022

Girls Tennis Wesco 3A South Tournament Singles (Top 4 qualify for district tournament) Championship: Emily Lin (Shorewood) defeated Rylie Gettman (Shorewood) 2-6, 7-5, 7-5 3rd/4th Place Match: Sidney Wright (Meadowdale) defeated Paige Oliver (Edmonds-Woodway) 6-2, 6-5 Doubles (Top 4 qualify for district tournament) Championship: Lindsey Rand/Sophia Serwold (Shorewood) defeated Emma Nelson/Emma Okamura (Shorewood) 6-0, 4-6,…

High school sports roundup for May 10, 2022

Boys Soccer District semifinals Shorecrest defeated Edmonds-Woodway 1-0 Shorecrest advances to the District Championship game on Saturday against Mount Vernon at 4 p.m. at Shoreline Stadium and both teams will advance to the state tournament next week. Edmonds-Woodway moves to the consolation bracket for one game against Arlington at noon Saturday at Shoreline Stadium. The…

Royals edge Mavs to earn state berth; Meadowdale drops to consolation round

With the tying run on third, Lynnwood relief pitcher Tommy McMahon struck out Meadowdale’s Tyler Brummitt to clinch a state berth for the Royals and advance them to the District 1 3A championship game Saturday at Funko field in Everett against the Edmonds-Woodway Warriors. Lynnwood jumped out to an early lead, scoring one in the…

High school sports roundup for May 9, 2022

Baseball District quarterfinals (double elimination) Lynnwood defeated Monroe 6-2 It will be an all-Edmonds School District playoff semifinals as the Royals defeated the Bearcats to advance to the next round. District 1 3 A includes 17 teams and all four Edmonds School District teams advanced to the semifinals. Edmonds-Woodway will play Mountlake Terrace on Tuesday,…

High school sports roundup for May 7, 2022

Baseball District quarterfinals (double elimination) Mountlake Terrace defeated Oak Harbor 10-3 Talan Zenk hit a grand slam home run and Cody Snow pitched a complete game as the Hawks advanced to the District semifinals. Mountlake Terrace pitching: Cody Snow: CG, 7 IP, 5 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 3 BB, 7 K Mountlake Terrace hitting:…

Prep track and field: Warriors win boys, girls school district championship

The Edmonds-Woodway Warriors swept both the boys and girls team track and field titles at the 2022 Edmonds School District Championships held Friday at Edmonds Stadium. The Warrior boys squad squeaked out their victory by just 5.5 points over runner-up Lynnwood; the Lady Warriors easily outdistanced second-place Meadowdale. You can view all the results from…

High school sports roundup for May 6, 2022

Baseball (District elimination play-in games) Edmonds-Woodway defeated Shorewood 5-0 Jacob Gabler threw a complete game shutout as the Warriors avoided elimination and qualified for the District playoff tournament. Gabler only allowed three hits and two walks while striking out 13 Stormray hitters. Edmonds-Woodway pitching: Jacob Gabler: CG, 7 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 2 BB,…