Prep boys wrestling: Warriors dominate Mavericks in Thursday dual meet

With one of their most formidable squads in recent history, the Edmonds-Woodway Warriors continued their strong 2019-2020 season with a 60-6 crushing victory over their closest rival, the Meadowdale Mavericks, in a Wesco League dual held Thursday at Meadowdale High School. E-W won 13 of the 14 individual matches staged on Thursday; Meadowdale’s only victory…

Prep girls basketball: Mavericks beat Tomahawks

The Meadowdale Mavericks picked up an easy win on Thursday with a 74-22 victory over the Marysville-Pilchuck Tomahawks in a Wesco League girls basketball game played at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. The Mavericks raced out to a 52-8 halftime lead over a Tomahawks squad that is winless in Wesco League contests this season. Lilly Williams led…

Prep wrestling: Royals lose to Thunderbirds Thursday

The Lynnwood Royals were no match for the undefeated Shorewood Thunderbirds on Thursday as the T-Birds rolled to a 55-21 victory in a Wesco League wrestling match staged at Lynnwood High School. Shorewood won 10 of the 14 individual matches on Thursday. Of the four that the Royals were victorious in, Blake Hendersen and Elisha…

Lynnwood HS Cheer again headed to nationals — and needs your support

For the second straight year, the Lynnwood Royals cheer squad will compete at U.S.A. Spirit Nationals where it placed 5th in the nation in 2019. The team heads to Anaheim, Calif. from Feb. 14-16 and is raising funds to help cover expenses. The Foundation for Edmonds School District will be matching up to $2,500 in…

District prep athletics rescheduled after Wednesday school closures

Another day of school closures, another day of postponed games for Edmonds School District high school student athletes. District officials canceled all classes and school activities on Wednesday, Jan. 15, due to the continued unsafe weather conditions. The closure postponed boys basketball games slated for Edmonds-Woodway, Mountlake Terrace and Meadowdale, plus a girls wrestling scramble…

Second day of school closures means more prep basketball games canceled

A second day of school closures in the Edmonds School District this week meant a second day of postponing local high school basketball games. The girls’ basketball teams at Mountlake Terrace, Lynnwood and Meadowdale all had their scheduled games on Tuesday shelved after district officials closed down all operations due to snow and ice.  The…

Snow, ice force reschedule of Monday prep basketball games

Wintry weather put the deep freeze on high school basketball games scheduled for Monday night, Jan. 13, including contests involving teams from Lynnwood, Meadowdale and Mountlake Terrace High Schools. The Royals, Mavericks and Hawks were all slated to go up against other Wesco League teams but the games were postponed after Edmonds School District officials…

Prep boys basketball: Royals lose to chargers Saturday

A slow start doomed the Lynnwood Royals on Saturday as the Royals were stopped by the Marysville-Getchell Chargers 76-51 in a Wesco League boys basketball game played at Marysville-Getchell High School. Lynnwood was outscored by the Chargers 17-3 in the first quarter of the contest. Josh Siscar led the Royals in scoring with 22 points…

Prep basketball: Meadowdale boys, girls earn wins over Everett

Having a slow night offensively, the Meadowdale boys basketball team leaned on its defense to dominate the visiting Everett Seagulls Friday night, notching the Mavs’ third conference win, 55-32. Everett got the night’s scoring started with a 3-pointer early in the first, but the Mavericks went on a 12-0 run over the next four minutes…

Prep girls basketball: Royals down Chargers Thursday

The Lynnwood Girls Basketball team jumped out to a 14-2 first quarter lead over the visiting Marysville-Getchell Chargers Thursday night and didn’t look back on their way to a 47-38 2A/3A Wesco Conference victory. The Royals challenged every Chargers possession in the first quarter, frustrating the Getchell offense. “They laid it on the line defensively.”…

Prep boys basketball: Siscar leads Royals to win over Oak Harbor

The Lynnwood Royals earned a 57-43 plus victory over the Oak Harbor Wildcats Wednesday. Three Royals reached double figures in scoring Wednesday, led by the 16 points of Josh Siscar. Tommy McMahon and Thanh Vo each tallied 10 points in the win for Lynnwood. The 43 points scored by the Wildcats were the least allowed…

Prep boys basketball: Chargers defeat Mavericks

With four players reaching double figures in scoring, the Marysville-Getchell Chargers were too much for the Meadowdale Mavericks boys basketball team to handle Wednesday. The Chargers came away with a 70-60 victory over the Mavericks in a Wesco League matchup played at Meadowdale High School. Junior Malakhi Knight led the M-G attack with 28 points;…

Prep girls basketball: Boston scores 32 to lead Lynnwood over Oak Harbor

The Lynnwood Royals won their second straight Wesco League girls basketball game with an overpowering 72-45 blowout over the Oak Harbor Wildcats on Tuesday at Oak Harbor High School. Nakia Boston led Lynnwood with 32 points, 22 of which came in the first half when the Royals built a 39-15 lead at halftime. Lynnwood will…

Prep girls basketball: Mavs beat Chargers on road Tuesday

The Meadowdale Mavericks outscored the Marysville-Getchell Chargers 18-4 in the second quarter to earn a Wesco League girls basketball road victory on Tuesday 45-32 at Marysville-Getchell High School. Lilly Williams scored 15 points to lead the Mavs in the win. Meadowdale will be back on the road on Friday when the team travels to Everett…

Prep wrestling: Mavs take third place in Everett Classic

After an extended winter break, the Meadowdale Mavericks and Mountlake Terrace boys wrestling teams returned to action on Saturday, competing at the Everett Classic held at Everett High School. The Mavericks took home third place in the team standings while the Hawks wrestled to a 12th-place finish. Jin Lee and Saul Hernandez captured individual weight…

Royals basketball roundup: Boys take loss, girls win vs. Spartans

The Lynnwood Royals boys basketball team had no answer for Stanwood’s Cort Roberson as the junior guard poured in 39 points to lead the Spartans to an 80-56 Wesco League victory over the Royals in a game played Friday at Stanwood High School. Roberson, who entered the contest averaging 21 points per outing, converted shot…

Prep girls basketball: Mavs hang on to beat Knights Thursday

The Meadowdale Mavericks girls basketball team used some smothering full-court pressure to control the visiting Kamiak Knights for most of the game Thursday night at Meadowdale High School, only to need a late three-pointer from Soriah Swinton to seal a late lead and a 48-42 victory. Fresh off a big win over a top 20-ranked…

Olympic Fly Fishers to sponsor fly-tying classes starting in February

The Edmonds-based Olympic Fly Fishers Club is set to host another series of fly-tying workshops, beginning Thursday, Feb. 20 at the Mountlake Terrace Community Senior Center next to Lake Ballinger. These courses will offer beginners another opportunity to learn how to construct and tie their own flies, similar to a series of classes the club…

Olympic Fly Fishers to meet Jan. 14 in Mountlake Terrace

Ryan Smith from the Avid Angler fly fishing shop will be the guest speaker at the January meeting of the Olympic Fly Fishers, set for Tuesday, Jan. 14 at the Mountlake Terrace Community Senior Center, 23000 Lakeview Dr., Mountlake Terrace. The social hour begins at 6 p.m., followed by dinner at 6:45 p.m. Smith will…

Royals basketball roundup: Boys defeat Mount Baker, girls lose to West Valley

The Lynnwood Royals boys basketball team earned its first win of the 2019-2020 season on Saturday with a 58-50 victory over the Mount Baker Mountaineers on Day 2 of the Blaine Holiday Tournament at Blaine High School. The Royals and Mountaineers played an even first half. the two teams were tied at 11-11 after the…

Prep girls basketball: Mavs down Abes in Top of the Peak Tournament

The Meadowdale Mavericks girls basketball team didn’t have a game on the first day of the Top of the Peak Tournament at Glacier Peak High School on Friday but made up for their absence with an attention-grabbing victory on Saturday. Meadowdale defeated the Lincoln Abes of Tacoma 67-60 in a consolation bracket game that featured…

Royals basketball roundup: Boys, girls defeated in away games Friday

Both the Lynnwood Royals boys and girls basketball teams traveled far from home on Friday only to lose games in non-league contests. The Lynnwood boys fell to the Blaine Borderites 69-56 in a Blaine Holiday Tournament game played at Blaine High School. The Royals will next challenge the Mount Baker Mountaineers during day two of…

Time for holiday hoops as prep basketball teams in action this weekend

The holiday season brings with it family, friends, joy and presents … and high school basketball. Three local high school hoops teams will see action this week in three separate multi-day events, at locations that stretch the length of I-5 in Washington state. And another squad is heading east of the Cascades for a couple…