Lynnwood Royals’ Nakia Boston earns all-state basketball honors

Lynnwood Royals’ senior Nakia Boston has been named an Honorable Mention selectee for the AP Washington state 2019-2020 All-State prep basketball teams. Boston was one of three players given the Honorable Mention designation for the 3A girls’ All-State team as voted on by Associated Press sports writers and editors. Boston averaged 23.1 points per game…

Three Edmonds School District grads receive all-league college basketball honors

Three South Snohomish County high school basketball standouts were chosen for college league honors recently for their play during the 2019-2020 season. Mady Burdett, a 2016 graduate of Edmonds-Woodway High School, was named to the All-Northwest Conference First Team; Jordyn Edwards, a 2016 graduate of Lynnwood High School, was nabbed for the All-West Coast Conference…

COVID-19: Edmonds CC baseball team plays in empty stadium after college bans spectators

There was the familiar sound of batted balls, dugout chatter and player introductions during Wednesday’s Edmonds Community College Triton baseball game, but one sound was eerily missing — the sound of cheering fans. The Tritons and the visiting Lower Columbia College Red Devils played their Northwest Athletic Conference baseball game Wednesday night in front of…

All-Wesco winter league picks announced for Lynnwood, Meadowdale high schools

Wesco League coaches have made their picks for the 2019-2020 winter sports all-league honors; here are the Meadowdale Mavericks and Lynnwood Royals who have been named All-Wesco League selectees: Boys Basketball First Team, 2A/3A Wesco League Colton Walsh (Meadowdale), senior   Second Team, 2A/3A Wesco League Hunter Moen (Meadowdale), senior   Honorable Mention, 2A/3A Wesco League Mason…

Edmonds School District suspending sporting events, dances, plays through April 12

The Edmonds School District announced Friday is is suspending all districtwide community events and student activities from Monday, March 9 through Sunday, April 12, to address the COVID-19 outbreak. This includes high school athletic competitions, concerts, dances, plays, and information nights. “Edmonds School District sports practices, rehearsals, and school club meetings will continue to be held, as…

Sounder trains to run for Sunday Sounders FC match

Sounders FC fans can take Sound Transit’s Sounder trains to the match on Sunday, March 1, at noon against the Chicago Fire FC. Special Sounder service is in addition to Link light rail, ST Express bus and King County Metro bus service to and from CenturyLink Field. An inbound Sounder train from Snohomish County will…

Prep girls basketball: Mavs to face Hudson’s Bay Saturday for trip to Tacoma Dome

Members of the Meadowdale Mavericks girls’ basketball team have received their wish to return to the regional round of the 3A State Girls Basketball Tournament this year and erase a disappointing memory from a year ago. The Lady Mavericks square off against the Hudson’s Bay Eagles on Saturday, Feb. 29, at Issaquah High School. Tipoff…

Prep boys wrestling: Two from Meadowdale, one from Lynnwood place at Mat Classic

Meadowdale High School’s boys wrestling program had two state placers and Lynnwood had one at the WIAA’s Mat Classic state high school wrestling tournament held at the Tacoma Dome Feb. 21-22. At 285 lbs, the Mavericks’ Alex Krueger advanced to the state finals by pinning all of his opponents. In the finals, Krueger placed second,…

Prep boys swim: Lynnwood’s Bevans takes 3rd in state; other Royals compete

With a new school record-setting time, Lynnwood Royal Zachary Bevans won a third-place medal at the WIAA State Boys Swimming & Diving Championships held Friday and Saturday at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way. Bevans placed third in the 3A 100-Yard Butterfly in a personal best time of 50.08. Bevans, a senior at…

Prep boys basketball: Mavs end season with loss to Chargers

Playing the postseason without their injured leading scorer Colton Walsh, the Meadowdale Mavericks have been able to find a way to stay strong and share the offensive load. But on Saturday their good fortune finally faded away. Running out of gas late, the Mavericks were defeated by the Marysville-Getchell Chargers 50-40 in the District 1…

Prep girls basketball: Mavs dominate Panthers, move on to state regional round

With a return to the WIAA state regional round clearly in sight, the motivated Meadowdale Lady Mavericks wrapped up their berth to a regional playoff game with a decisive 48-36 victory over the Snohomish Panthers Saturday at Everett Community College. The Lady Mavs left no doubt as to who would capture the regional berth that…

Prep boys basketball: Mavs edge Spartans; play again Saturday

The Meadowdale Mavericks were faced with a big challenge on Friday: take on the District 1 3A Boys Basketball Tournament No. 2 seed Stanwood Spartans in a tourney loser-out game, and do it with the team’s leading scorer Colton Walsh still sidelined with a knee injury. For the Mavs, the challenge and their response to…

Seattle Dragons game-day Sounder trains will run Saturday

Seattle Dragons fans can save on travel time, parking and gas by taking Sound Transit’s Sounder train to the Dragons’ game Saturday, Feb. 22, at 2 p.m. against the Dallas Renegades. Special Sounder service is in addition to Link light rail, ST Express bus and King County Metro bus service to and from CenturyLink Field….

Prep boys swim: Warriors, Royals, Hawks to compete in state championships this weekend

One of the largest contingents of swimmers from the Edmonds School District in recent years will be competing this week at the WIAA State Boys Swimming & Diving Championships, to be held Friday and Saturday, Feb. 21-22, at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way. Swimmers from Edmonds-Woodway, Lynnwood and Mountlake Terrace High Schools…

Prep girls basketball: Mavericks dominate Seagulls in district loser-out game

Using a big 11-2 run to start the second quarter, the Meadowdale Mavericks stampeded their way to a 63-42 victory over the Everett Seagulls Tuesday in a District 1 3A Girls Basketball Tournament loser-out game played at Meadowdale High School. With the win, the Lady Mavericks’ postseason is still alive. Next, they’ll play the Ferndale…

Prep wrestling: Photos from 3A regional tourney

Photos from WIAA Region 2 3A Boys Wrestling Tournament, during which several wrestlers from Meadowdale and Lynnwood high schools qualified for Mat Classic XXXII, the prep state championships, that take place this Friday and Saturday, Feb. 21-22, at the Tacoma Dome. You can read more in our prior story here.

Prep boys swim: Warriors take 2nd, Royals 5th at district swim championships

After ending Shorecrest’s dominance of the event last year, the Edmonds-Woodway Warriors had to settle for second place at the 2020 District 1 3A Boys Swimming & Diving Championships that finished up Saturday at the Snohomish Aquatic Center. The Scots won the 3A district team title this time, their sixth in the past seven years….

Prep boys basketball: Warriors get win over Mavs in first round of district tourney

Heading into their opening round of the District 1 3A boys basketball tournament, the Edmonds-Woodway Warriors were aiming to avenge their double-digit loss a month prior to the cross-town rival Meadowdale Mavericks They did just that in a 69-45 tournament win at home Friday night that wasn’t just about achieving redemption, but also about making…