Prep girls basketball: Royals fall to Cougars

The Lynnwood Royals were defeated 82-61 by the Bothell Cougars in a non-league girls basketball game played Thursday at Lynnwood High School. The Royals led 22-14 after the first quarter, but were then outscored 70-39 the rest of the game by a Cougars team that had suited up just seven players and no seniors. Lynnwood…

Prep boys basketball: Royals lose to Rebels in non-league season opener

After falling behind in the first half of their 2019-2020 season opener Wednesday, the Lynnwood Royals staged a comeback attempt but fell short, losing to the Juanita Rebels 57-51 at Lynnwood High School. Lynnwood trailed at the midway break 34-16 after a slow first half start. The Royals outscored the Rebels 35-23 in the second…

Prep boys basketball: Mavs fall to Tigers in season opener

The Meadowdale Mavericks couldn’t overcome a slow start in their 2019-2020 season opener on Tuesday, falling just short in a 58-56 loss to the Burlington-Edison Tigers. The Mavericks climbed back from an early nine-point deficit to trail at halftime by just one, 24-23, but a strong Tigers’ team kept the Mavs from stealing the away…

Lynnwood, Meadowdale athletes selected for All-Wesco honors

Wesco League coaches have made their picks for the 2019 fall season all-league honors with a number of Edmonds School District student athletes getting nods. Here are the All-Wesco League selections from the Lynnwood Royals: Football First Team, 3A Wesco League South Conference Miguel Hurtado, sophomore punter Second Team, 3A Wesco League South Conference Tanner…

Lynnwood HS grad on Highline CC team that wins women’s soccer championship

Lynnwood High School 2018 graduate Cassidy O’Dell helped her Highline College Thunderbirds to an undefeated season and win the 2019 NWAC Women’s Soccer Championship. O’Dell, a sophomore forward for the Thunderbirds, was a four-year varsity starter with the Lynnwood Royals before moving on to play community college soccer at Highline. The Thunderbirds compiled a season…

Prep volleyball: Royals’ season ends after loss to Warriors

For the Edmonds-Woodway Warriors, Thursday’s District 1 3A Volleyball Tournament loser-out match against the Lynnwood Royals was a chance for redemption after a tough loss in their last outing. For the Royals, Thursday’s tourney match presented an opportunity to extend their goal-achieving 2019 season yet another day. In the end it was Edmonds-Woodway that got…

Prep volleyball: Royals begin district tourney play Tuesday

The District 1 3A Volleyball Tournament shifts into high gear this week and the Lynnwood Royals hope to be a tourney surprise, possibly even earning a spot at the state tournament later this month. The Royals are the No. 9 seed in the eight-team double-elimination district tourney; Lynnwood slipped into the tournament by defeating the…

Prep football: Mavs finish year with postseason loss to Bellevue

The 2019 Meadowdale Mavericks football season was on the line Friday night as the Mavs traveled to Bellevue High School to take on the 7-2 KingCo Conference champion, Wolverines. From the start, Bellevue unleashed a pounding ground game that chewed up yards as well as time of possession, while Meadowdale struggled to find an answer…

Prep volleyball: Mavs end season with loss to Shorecrest

The 2019 volleyball season is over for the Meadowdale Mavericks as the Mavs were shutout by the Shorecrest Scots 3-0 in a District 1 3A Volleyball Tournament play-in loser-out match played Thursday at Shorecrest High School. The Mavericks had just snuck into the play-in contest as the tournament’s potential no.10 seed, but were no match…

Prep football: Mavs face Bellevue in Friday playoff game

It’s the final week of the prep football 2019 regular season, but the Meadowdale Mavericks hope that their performance this Friday will lead to more football this year. The Mavericks Mavericks will contest for a berth in the WIAA 3A State Football Tournament when they take on the Bellevue Wolverines on Friday, Nov. 8, in…

Prep volleyball: Mavs fall to undefeated Eagles Tuesday

The Meadowdale Mavericks played the undefeated Arlington Eagles tough on Tuesday, but in the end couldn’t keep up with a team that some believe will contend for a state championship later this month. The Mavs fell to the Eagles 3-0 (25-14, 25-20, 28-26) at Arlington High School in the regular season finale for both teams….

Prep volleyball: Royals celebrate seniors during Tuesday match

The Lynnwood Royals wrapped up their regular season Tuesday night at Lynnwood High School by hosting the Snohomish Panthers. The Royals fought hard, winning the second set, but ultimately fell to the second-place Panthers, 3-1. Lynnwood was led by Linh Nguyen and Jayden Angell with eight kills each, Acacia Preza with 26 assists and 15…

Battling rare bone disease, Lynnwood HS swimmer thrives on time in pool

There was a time when Lynnwood Royals’ swimmer Faith Murray hated being in the water. Murray suffers from a rare bone disease called chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis, also known as CRMO, a condition that causes bone inflammation, lesions and pain. The sophomore first developed recognizable symptoms of the disease at age 4 when she woke…

Prep football: Eagles soar over Mavs 63-42

After giving up 58 points to Snohomish on Oct. 25, the Meadowdale Mavericks were hoping for a better defensive effort in the team’s 3A Wesco League crossover  game against the Arlington Eagles. But the Mavs’ defensive woes continued as there was no stopping Arlington sophomore Trent Nobach and the Eagles’ high-flying offense. The Eagles soared…

Prep football: Royals fall to Marysville-Getchell

  After jumping out to a two-score lead, the Lynnwood Royals were looking good early on in their 3A Wesco League crossover game against the Marysville-Getchell Chargers Friday. But an opportunistic Chargers’ defense opened the floodgates and the M-G offense then washed away any hopes of a Royals’ victory. M-G’s Dominic Andrews picked up a…

Prep volleyball: Mavs lose to Warriors

The Edmonds-Woodway volleyball team defeated the Meadowdale Mavericks 3-1 on Senior Night at Edmonds-Woodway High School. Prep Volleyball: Meadowdale at Edmonds-Woodway, Nov. 1 Edmonds-Woodway 3 – Meadowdale 1 Records: Edmonds-Woodway 10-3 in 2A/3A Wesco League, 11-3 overall; Meadowdale 6-7 in 2A/3A Wesco League, 6-8 overall Edmonds-Woodway next match: versus Everett; Tuesday, Nov. 5; 7 p.m….

Sounder game day trains to run for Nov. 3 Seahawks game

Seattle Seahawks fans can take Sound Transit’s Sounder trains to the Seahawks 1:05 p.m. game Sunday, Nov. 3 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Inbound Sounder trains from Snohomish County will depart Everett at 10:20 and 10:45 a.m. with stops in Mukilteo and Edmonds, arriving at King Street Station at 11:19 and 11:44 a.m. Returns trains…

Prep girls soccer: Mavs end season with 1-0 loss to Warriors

The Meadowdale Mavericks closed out their 2019 girls soccer season with a 1-0 loss to the Edmonds-Woodway Warriors in a Wesco League match played Tuesday at Edmonds Stadium. With the defeat, the Mavericks finish the season with a league mark of 1-12-1, 1-14-1 overall. Prep Girls Soccer: Edmonds-WoodwAay at Meadowdale, Oct. 29 Edmonds-Woodway 1 –…

Prep volleyball: Meadowdale brings home a win on Senior Night

On Tuesday night in the Stable at Meadowdale High School, the Meadowdale Mavericks volleyball team celebrated senior night by hosting the Red Wolves from Cedarcrest. The Mavs handled the Wolves fairly easily early on, capturing the first two sets 25-13 and 25-14. The third set was a different story. Meadowdale looked to be on its…