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…

Prep cross country: Mavs girls place first, boys second in three-team meet

Sonja Amy, Jordan Leith and Deklund DeBell led the way for the Meadowdale Mavericks cross country squads as the Mavs hosted a three-team meet at Lynndale Park Wednesday. Amy and Leith finished first and second respectively in the girls race as the Lady Mavs outran the Shorewood Thunderbirds and the Kamiak Knights and finished first…

Prep girls soccer: Mavs lose to Tomahawks

The Meadowdale Mavericks’ offensive struggles continued Tuesday as the team fell to the Marysville-Pilchuck Tomahawks 2-0 in a Wesco League girls soccer match played at Edmonds Stadium. The Mavs have scored just once in their past six matches. Meadowdale will try to turn things around when they next face the Everett Seagulls on Thursday, Oct….

Royals sports roundup: Volleyball, girls soccer, swim results for Oct. 1

Lynnwood Royals volleyball Coach Annalise Mudaliar acknowledges that the 2019 season will be one filled with learning experiences for her green squad, many of whom are playing their first year at the varsity level. And Tuesday was one of those nights. Going through the ups and downs of a match with big momentum swings, the…

Prep sports roundup: Boys tennis, volleyball results for Sept. 30

The Meadowdale Mavericks slipped past the Lynnwood Royals 5-2 in a Wesco League South Conference boys tennis match played under the sun and on the courts of Meadowdale High School Monday. While the Mavs picked up the team victory, it was Lynnwood’s Nico Desgrippes that earned the win over Meadowdale’s Ben Fahey 6-0, 6-3 in…

Prep girls soccer: Meadowdale loses to Cedarcrest

Cedarcrest’s Eva Erhardt scored a hat trick while teammate Sidra Griffin added two goals as the Red Wolves overwhelmed the Mavericks 7-0 in a Wesco League girls soccer match played Saturday at Cedarcrest High School in Duvall. The struggling Mavs have given up an average of four goals per match this season and 16 goals…

Royals sports roundup: Girls soccer, cross country results for Sept. 28

The Lynnwood Royals girls soccer team left Edmonds Stadium Saturday night still looking for their first win of the 2019 season as the Royals were defeated by the Shorecrest Scots 3-0 in a Wesco League match. In other Lynnwood sports on Saturday, seniors Micah Murphy and Christina Savenkova led the Royals at the Nike Portland…

Prep football: Royals upend Juanita 15-7

After being shaken by a tough loss the week before, the Lynnwood Royals showed some spark in their clash with the Juanita Rebels Friday at Edmonds Stadium — and that electricity powered the Royals to a victory. Lynnwood took advantage of numerous Juanita miscues and struck for a 15-7 win in the non-league matchup.  The…

Prep football: Warriors down Mavs 27-13 in rivalry game

When Steele Swinton learned that much of the Edmonds-Woodway Warrior offense would go through him in the team’s annual “Jam the Stands” football game against the Meadowdale Mavericks on Friday, the junior was pumped up. “I was just so excited that I would get the opportunity to carry the ball more and do more for…

Sponsor spotlight: Stay in the game – two fall sports injuries to avoid

Fall sports are back on the calendars of athletes, parents, coaches, and trainers. No matter whose team you are on, everyone wins when athletes stay injury-free. Each season, I team up with Edmonds high school athletic trainers on the sidelines to evaluate players on the field. I also see injured athletes in my clinic when additional…

Royals sports roundup: Wins for volleyball, boys tennis, girls swim

Overcoming a slow start, the Lynnwood Royals held off the Marysville-Getchell Chargers 3-2 (18-25, 25-23, 25-23, 21-25, 15-9) to capture a Wesco League volleyball match played Thursday at Marysville-Getchell High School. Senior Jayden Angell recorded 16 kills to lead the Royals in the victory. Surina Soumpholphakdy had 39 digs while Acacia Preza helped with 39…

Prep boys tennis: Royals fall to Scots

Despite a win in the No. 1 singles’ match, the Lynnwood Royals couldn’t keep pace with the deep Shorecrest Scots, falling to the Scots 6-1 in Wesco League boys tennis action on Wednesday. Lynnwood’s Nico Desgrippes earned a victory over Shorecrest’s Ben Silber 6-3, 6-1 in No. 1 singles competition, but it was the only…

Mavs sports roundup: Girls swim, soccer, boys tennis, volleyball results for Sept. 24

While the Meadowdale Mavericks’ girls swim team made a big splash in their dual meet at the Lynnwood Pool on Tuesday, the Mavs’ volleyball, girls soccer and boys tennis squads were unsuccessful in their Wesco League contests. The Lady Mavs’ swim team dominated the Archbishop Murphy Wildcats 122-39 to earn their first team victory of…

Prep boys tennis: Monday’s wet weather postpones matches for all schools

The full slate of local prep boys tennis matches on Monday were washed out as showers over the previous 36 hours left courts too wet to compete on. Dual matches involving Meadowdale, Edmonds-Woodway, Lynnwood and Mountlake Terrace squads were all postponed; three matches were rescheduled for later this week while one may or may not…

Reminder: Lynnwood High cross country team makes video pitch for donations

Members of Lynnwood High School’s cross country team have launched a fundraising campaign to support the program — and they even made a video to describe it. According to the fundraising page, all donations will go toward equipment, fees and travel costs. You can learn more and donate here.    

Prep football: Field goal wins it for Mavs in rescheduled game vs. Royals

After their Friday night game was postponed due to the absence of stadium lighting, the Meadowdale Mavericks and Lynnwood Royals returned to Edmonds Stadium Saturday afternoon for their Wesco League football matchup. As darkness fell, Meadowdale’s Cole Sargent kicked a 22-yard field goal with 56 seconds remaining in the contest to light up the scoreboard with…