Prep football: Mavs earn 20-14 homecoming win over Scots

The Meadowdale Mavericks jumped out to a 13-0 halftime lead, then held on to defeat the visiting Shorecrest Scots 20-14 in a Wesco League South Conference showdown — and also Meadowdale’s homecoming — played Friday at Edmonds Stadium. Both teams had entered the game with 3-1 league records and were part of a four-team logjam…

Prep football: Panthers power past Royals

The Lynnwood Royals couldn’t slow down a juggernaut Snohomish Panthers’ offense on Friday as the Panthers rolled to a 35-0 victory over the Royals at Edmonds Stadium. Snohomish running backs Joshua Vandergriend and Tyler Larson each rushed for more than 100 yards – Vandergriend ran for 146 while Larson carried for 109 – and quarterback…

Sounder Seahawks game day trains will run Sunday

Seattle Seahawks fans can save on travel time, parking and gas by taking Sound Transit’s popular Sounder trains to the Seahawks 1:25 p.m. game Sunday, Oct. 20 against the Baltimore Ravens. 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…

Mavs sports roundup: Girls soccer, swim results for Thursday

The struggling Meadowdale High School girls soccer team loss its 11th match in a row Thursday, as the Shorewood Thunderbirds beat the Mavs 3-0 in a Wesco League contest played at Edmonds Stadium. In other Meadowdale sports on Thursday, the Mavs’ girls swim team came within one point of taking down the Glacier Peak Grizzlies;…

Royals sports roundup: Girls soccer, swim results for Thursday

The Lynnwood Royals were no match for their opponents on the soccer pitch and in the pool on Thursday as the Royals suffered losses to Archbishop Murphy Wildcats and Shorewood Thunderbirds. Archbishop Murphy blanked the Royals 5-0 in a Wesco League girls soccer match played at Lynnwood High School. The result propelled the Wildcats into…

Royals, Mavs sports roundup: Cross country, volleyball results for Wednesday

Student athletes from Meadowdale, Lynnwood, Edmonds-Woodway and Mountlake Terrace High Schools took over the trails of Ballinger Park on Wednesday for the running of the Edmonds School District Cross Country Championships. The Edmonds-Woodway Warriors captured both the boys’ and girls’ team titles; the Mountlake Terrace Hawks placed second in the boys’ competition while the Lynnwood Royals were the…

Mavs sports roundup: Girl soccer, swim results for Tuesday

The Meadowdale Mavericks suffered a defeat on the soccer pitch but swam away with an easy victory in the pool in Wesco League action on Tuesday. The Mavericks’ girls soccer team lost their tenth match in a row as the Archbishop Murphy Wildcats beat Meadowdale 3-1 at Archbishop Murphy High School. The Mavs’ girls swim…

Royals sports roundup: Girls soccer, boys tennis, girls swim results for Tuesday

The Lynnwood Royals couldn’t keep up with the high-flying Shorewood Thunderbirds on Tuesday, falling to the T-Birds 5-1 in a Wesco League girls soccer match played at Lynnwood High School. The five goals were the most Shorewood has scored in a match this season and the second most goals given up by the Royals this…

Prep sports roundup: Royals, Mavs results for Monday

The Lynnwood Royals’ volleyball team evened their season records with a 3-1 victory over the Shorewood Thunderbirds in a Wesco League match played at Shorewood High School. The win gives the Royals a 4-4 2A/3A Wesco League mark and a 4-4 overall record as the team approaches the final stretch of the regular season. The…

Prep cross country: Local runners compete at Nike Hole in the Wall invite

More than 120 teams and hundreds of student athletes — including runners from Lynnwood, Meadowdale and Mountlake Terrace High Schools — competed at one of the largest prep cross country meets in the area on Saturday, the Nike Hole in the Wall Invitational in Lakewood. Leading the way of local runners was Lynnwood Royal Micah…

Reminder: Meadowdale basketball boys feeder program tryouts Oct. 13, 15

Tryouts for the Meadowdale basketball boys feeder program are set for Sunday, Oct. 13 and Tuesday, Oct. 15. The feeder program is designed to give young players who will be attending Meadowdale High the opportunity to play and develop together through the program’s system. It includes 5th, 6th,7th and 8th grade teams, drawing players who live within the Meadowdale…

Prep football: Mavs use second-half comeback to down Everett

After trailing by a point at halftime, the Meadowdale Mavericks ran off 22 straight second-half points Friday night to end the Everett Seagulls’ hopes for its first football win of the season. The Mavericks used the big second half to claim a 29-15 victory over the Seagulls in a 3A Wesco League South Conference game…

Prep football: Royals defeat Shorewood in homecoming game

The Lynnwood Royals lifted their overall record to 4-2 this season, 2-2 in 3A Wesco League South Conference play, with a 31-14 victory over the Shorewood Thunderbirds in a homecoming night contest at Edmonds Stadium on Friday. Lynnwood will next face the Snohomish Panthers on Friday, Oct. 18, in a 5 p.m. game at Edmonds…

Prep volleyball: Mavs beat Royals 3-0

The Meadowdale Mavericks volleyball team paid a visit to their crosstown rival, Lynnwood on Thursday night at Lynnwood High School and walked away with a 3-0 match win over the Royals  (25-17, 25-23, 25-17). Leading the way for the Mavericks was Ashley Bagstad with six kills and 13 digs, Eloise Gabu with 5 kills, Sierra…

Royals and Mavs sports roundup for Oct. 10

The Meadowdale Mavericks and Lynnwood Royals renewed their rivalries on the volleyball court and the soccer pitch on Tuesday to head up a busy day in local high school sports. Prep Volleyball: Meadowdale at Lynnwood, Oct. 10 Meadowdale 3 – Lynnwood 0 (25-17, 25-23, 25-17) Records: Meadowdale 3-4 in 2A/3A Wesco League, 3-5 overall; Lynnwood…

Royals sports roundup: Cross country, boys tennis results for Oct. 9

The Lynnwood Royals’ boys and girls cross country teams competed against three other schools on Wednesday in a 2.9-mile meet at Valley View Middle School in Snohomish. Micah Murphy and Christina Savenkova continued their strong performances this season with top five finishes on Wednesday. Murphy placed second in the boys’ varsity race behind event winner…

Royals sports roundup: Girls soccer, swim results for Oct. 8

Snohomish’s Bree Nichols scored a pair of goals while teammate Jody Miller added one of her own as the Panthers shutout the Lynnwood Royals 3-0 in a Wesco League girls soccer match played Tuesday at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Snohomish. In other Lynnwood sports Tuesday, the Royals’ girls swim team was sunk by the Glacier…

Mavs sports roundup: Girls soccer, boys tennis results for Oct. 8

After going scoreless in their past five matches, the Meadowdale Mavericks got a goal in their match against the Arlington Eagles on Tuesday; unfortunately for the Mavs, one goal would not be enough against the Eagles. Arlington flew past the Mavericks 8-1 in a Wesco League girls soccer contest played at Arlington High School. The Eagles…

Girls on the Run of Snohomish County raises $55K during recent event

Girls on the Run of Snohomish County raised $55,000 during its recent Sneaker Soirée event. The funds raised will ensure that the program can reach interested girls regardless of their family’s financial status. “Because of our incredible supporters, we get the opportunity to empower more girls in our community to be their best selves and…

Prep cross country: Lynnwood, Meadowdale runners compete in Twilight invite

The cross country teams of Edmonds-Woodway, Lynnwood and Meadowdale competed under the lights on Saturday at the 13th annual Nike Twilight Cross Country Invitational in Marysville. Lynnwood’s Micah Murphy earned the best finish of all the Edmonds School District runners by finishing eighth among the field of 241 competitors in the boys varsity 3A-4A race….

Prep football: Royals fall to Warriors, 28-13

Edmonds-Woodway’s Steele Swinton is listed at just 5 feet 8 inches tall and 155 pounds on the team roster, but the small junior running back played a big role in the team’s clash against the Lynnwood Royals on Friday. Swinton rushed 31 times for 214 yards and scored two touchdowns in the Warrior’s 28-13 victory…

Prep football: Mavs get caught in Storm with 48-28 loss to Squalicum

After a crushing 45-7 loss to the Squalicum Storm last year, the Meadowdale Mavericks traveled to Bellingham on Friday with revenge on their minds; but the Storm proved again too much for the Mavs to stand up against. Squalicum used a big first half and deluged the Mavs 48-28 in a Wesco League matchup played…

Mavs sports roundup: Volleyball comes from behind to beat Everett

In a marathon five-set match, the Meadowdale Mavericks volleyball team came from behind and defeated the visiting Everett Seagulls 3-2 (28-26, 14-25, 21-25, 26-24, 19-17) at Meadowdale High School. The Mavs trailed 2-1 after three sets but won the fourth and fifth in extended play to capture the match. In other Meadowdale sports results on…

Royals sports roundup: Volleyball beats Stanwood on road

The Lynnwood Royals earned a road victory on Thursday with a 3-1 (25-22, 25-20, 22-25, 25-17) win over the Stanwood Spartans in a Wesco League volleyball match played at Stanwood High School. The Royals’ girls soccer team weren’t as fortunate in their matchup with the Spartans as Stanwood walked away with a 2-1 victory in…

Prep boys tennis: Desgrippes wins at No. 1 singles, but Royals fall to Shorewood

Lynnwood’s Nico Desgrippes won his No. 1 singles match but that would be the only victory the Royals’ boys tennis team would get on Wednesday as the Shorewood Thunderbirds blitzed the Royals 6-1 in a Wesco League match played at Lynnwood High School. The Royals will be back in action on Thursday, Oct. 3, when…