Sports

Arlington runner becomes a rower

ARLINGTON – When Jensyn Smith got burned out running she took to the water - not to swim but to row. The senior at Arlington… Continue reading

 

Lakewood beats Arlington at Jamboree; home schedules to save

It seems like local high school fall sports just ended but there was no time off as some teams start playing winter sports last weekend.… Continue reading

 

Arianna Bilby, left, and Emily Mekelburg of Arlington made the all-league first team as hitters, but they also are versatile enough to play the backcourt, too. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Locals dominated All-Wesco North teams

Local fall sport athletes and coaches dominated All-Wesco 3A North honors announced recently. Newcomer Sarah Hereth of Marysville Getchell was named Coach of the Year… Continue reading

 

Jared Taylor of Lakewood gets set to pass in a recent game. Taylor had some highs and lows against Hockinson. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Lakewood loses heart-breaker to Hockinson

BATTLE GROUND — Sports fans sometimes wonder how much difference playoff experience makes. In the game Saturday between Lakewood and two-time defending state 2A champ… Continue reading

  • Nov 24, 2019
Jared Taylor of Lakewood gets set to pass in a recent game. Taylor had some highs and lows against Hockinson. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)
Jordan Justice runs for a score in a recent game. Justice had an interception and two TDs in the loss to Lincoln. (Steve Powell/File Photo)

M-P’s historic football season comes to an end

TACOMA — Marysville-Pilchuck’s historic football season came to an end Saturday, losing 56-21 to Lincoln in the state 3A quarterfinals. Lincoln QB Caden Filer passed… Continue reading

  • Nov 24, 2019
Jordan Justice runs for a score in a recent game. Justice had an interception and two TDs in the loss to Lincoln. (Steve Powell/File Photo)
Arlington Eagles show a range of emotions in a recent volleyball game. From left, Arianna Bilby, Teagan Sutherland, Emily Mekelburg and Taylor Pederson.

Arlington girls 6th at state

YAKIMA – Ferndale’s got Arlington’s number this year. After beating the Eagles for the district championship last week, the Golden Eagles got them again Saturday,… Continue reading

  • Nov 24, 2019
Arlington Eagles show a range of emotions in a recent volleyball game. From left, Arianna Bilby, Teagan Sutherland, Emily Mekelburg and Taylor Pederson.
Carson Chrisman goes in for one of his three scores against Sequim. (Olivia Vanni/The Herald)

After win over Sequim, Lakewood takes on 2-time defending champs

LAKEWOOD — Jared Taylor connected with Carson Chrisman for three scores as Lakewood beat Sequim 38-12 in the first round of the state Class 2A… Continue reading

Carson Chrisman goes in for one of his three scores against Sequim. (Olivia Vanni/The Herald)
Dylan Carson of M-P scores the winning touchdown against Prairie. (Kevin Clark/The Herald)

After winning a thriller, M-P faces another high-powered offense at Lincoln

MARYSVILLE – Edgar Martinez’s field goal sent the game into overtime then Dylan Carson scored as Marysville-Pilchuck won one of the most-exciting games in school… Continue reading

Dylan Carson of M-P scores the winning touchdown against Prairie. (Kevin Clark/The Herald)

Arlington wins 2, plays Peninsula at state in Yakima (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – After losing its first match of the season, Arlington had to make state the hard way. But the Eagles made it look easy… Continue reading

4 locals sign to play ball in college

Arlington’s success in baseball the past few years is now showing up in the number of players going on to continue playing in college. Two… Continue reading

  • Nov 14, 2019

Undefeated Arlington volleyballers need a win Thursday at M-P to make state

ARLINGTON – The Eagles girls volleyball team continued its amazing season beating Lynnwood 3-0 in the first round of the 3A Northwest District Tournament. Arlington… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2019

Despite state loss, rookie MG girls soccer coach proud of season (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – After riding a high since winning the Northwest 3A District Championship Saturday, Marysville Getchell’s girls soccer team was brought back down to earth… Continue reading

M-P, Lakewood host state football playoff games Friday

Marysville-Pilchuck and Lakewood will host first-round state playoff game Friday. M-P plays against Prairie, while the Cougars take on Sequim. The M-P defense will have… Continue reading

M-P, Lakewood both win playoff games

The Lakewood defense came up big not once but twice as the fifth-ranked Cougars held on to win its playoff game against 10th-ranked Liberty of… Continue reading

2 divers excel for Marysville

SWIMMING Two M-P divers placed second and third and two from MG fifth and sixth at the Wesco 3A District Championships at Snohomish. Sophomore Devon… Continue reading

  • Nov 11, 2019

MG wins district soccer title, hosts state playoff game Tuesday

Marysville Getchell had already qualified for state, but just for good measure they won the 3A Northwest District Soccer Tournament too. As a result they… Continue reading

  • Nov 11, 2019

Arlington cross country teams excel at state

The Arlington Eagles placed fourth for the boys and fifth for the girls at the 3A State Cross Country Meet Saturday at Sun Willows Golf… Continue reading

  • Nov 11, 2019

MG girls soccer team advances to state

GIRLS SOCCER Marysville At the recent Senior Night for Marysville Getchell’s girls soccer team, many of the players said their favorite memories were going to… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2019

M-P, Arlington, MG all win big in football

FOOTBALL Marysville Marysville-Pilchuck will play Ballard, the No. 7 seed from the Metro League, at home Friday at 7 to open postseason play after earning… Continue reading

  • Nov 5, 2019

MG blanks Arlington; playoffs start Thursday

ARLINGTON – Marysville Getchell shut out host Arlington Tuesday night 2-0. Jadin Thompson-Sheldon scored both goals for the winners, one in each half. Meanwhile, M-P… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2019