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Marysville Getchell drops game to Monroe; Marysville-Pilchuck loses a close one to Cascade

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville-Pilchuck girls basketball team fell to Cascade 32-28 Dec.…

  • Dec 7th, 2016

 

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M-P beats Mount Vernon on the mat (slide show)

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville-Pilchuck boys wrestling team defeated Mount Vernon 57-18 Dec.…

  • Dec 6th, 2016

 

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Raquan battles adversity on, off the court

MARYSVILLE — Two games into the season, Marysville-Pilchuck sophomore Raequan Battle is…

 

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Marysville Getchell basketball drop season openers

MARYSVILLE — Marysville Getchell’s girls basketball coach Shannon Grandbois said she is…

  • Dec 1st, 2016
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Marysville-Pilchuck boys basketball returns two key players; girls team starts under new coach

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville-Pilchuck boys basketball team graduated eight seniors, but return…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Local All-Wesco athletes named

Football 3A North First Team Offensive Line Michael Van Beek, junior, Arlington…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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                                Marysville-Pilchuck senior Abby Magee signs her letter of intent to swim for Augustana University in Sioux Fall, SD.

Abby Magee: proud to represent M-P one last time

MARYSVILLE — Marysville-Pilchuck senior Abby Magee has left a mark at her…

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                                Marysville-Pilchuck senior Abby Magee signs her letter of intent to swim for Augustana University in Sioux Fall, SD.

Marysville swimmers place at state

FEDERAL WAY — Three local swimmers placed at the 3A state swim…

  • Nov 22nd, 2016
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                                Marysville Getchell’s Chloe Bishop in mid-dive.

Marysville swimmers and divers qualify to state

SNOHOMISH — Local swimmers and divers qualified to state after placing at…

  • Nov 14th, 2016
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                                Marysville Getchell’s Chloe Bishop in mid-dive.

Lady Chargers eliminated from 3A district soccer tournament; Grace Academy boys soccer still in districts

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville Getchell girls soccer team was eliminated from the 3A district tournament, losing a 4-3 shootout to Squalicum in a consolation game Nov. 1.

  • Nov 4th, 2016

Arlington advances in 3A girls soccer tournament and qualifies for state in boys cross country

ARLINGTON — The No. 1-seeded Arlington girls soccer team won a first-round match in the 3A district tournament over Lynnwood 4-1 Oct. 29. Arlington goals: McKenzie Buell scored a hat-trick, and Kirsten Phillips had one more. The Eagles play a quarterfinals game, tonight, at the fifth-seeded Shorecrest at 7 p.m.

  • Nov 1st, 2016
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                                Lexi Kilbourn of Marysville Getchell in mid-dive.

Former gymnasts flourishing in the dives

MARYSVILLE — A broken back isn’t an injury many can walk away…

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                                Lexi Kilbourn of Marysville Getchell in mid-dive.
Brandon Adam/Staff PhotoStudent Karen Knudson returns a serve.

Adults, kids learn tennis from longtime teacher in Marysville

MARYSVILLE — Marysville has some organized tennis opportunities, "not only for kids but also for adults to work on their game."

  • Aug 10th, 2016
Brandon Adam/Staff PhotoStudent Karen Knudson returns a serve.
Quantez Gurley

From Navy, semi-pro to coaching youth

MARYSVILLE — Presented with the option of continuing his successful basketball career or joining the Armed Forces, Quantez Gurley followed his uncle's footsteps — the Navy.

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Marysville’s Jake Sulya was among the junior little league team’s clutch hitters in the championship game.

Marysville little leaguers win district title

EVERETT — The Marysville Junior Little League baseball All-Star team won the District 1 championship June 29, earning them a state playoff berth July 17 in Vancouver, WA.

Marysville’s Jake Sulya was among the junior little league team’s clutch hitters in the championship game.
Carson Serge of the Marysville 10-and-11-year-old-team slides home.

Local little league baseball teams advance in district playoffs (slide show)

EVERETT — It's "all coming together" for Marysville's 10-and-11-year-olds little league All-Star baseball team.

Carson Serge of the Marysville 10-and-11-year-old-team slides home.
Madison Agarpao of the Stilly Valley Majors All-Star team delivers a pitch.

Local teams enter playoffs (slide show)

EVERETT — The District 1 All-Star Softball Tournaments kicked off at Phil Johnson Fields in Everett June 20.

Madison Agarpao of the Stilly Valley Majors All-Star team delivers a pitch.
Arlington's Tahlia Miear's practices at a Fureza FC's semi-pro women's soccer team 2016.

Local soccer athletes play at semi-pro level

EVERETT — Some local high school athletes are taking the opportunity this summer to play semi-pro soccer in an attempt to take their game to the "next level."

Arlington's Tahlia Miear's practices at a Fureza FC's semi-pro women's soccer team 2016.
David Czjaka crosses the finish line after the annual Berry Run’s 5K race.

Runners show up for the annual Berry Run (slide show)

TULALIP — The last time David Czajka ran the Marysville Strawberry Festival's annual Berry Run/Walk, it nearly cost him his life.

David Czjaka crosses the finish line after the annual Berry Run’s 5K race.
Morgan Ginnis is set to participate in the Olympic Trials later in June.

Arlington swimmer qualifies for Olympic trials

ARLINGTON — Since qualifying for the 2016 Olympic Trials, Arlington swimmer Morgan Ginnis has her focus on training.

Morgan Ginnis is set to participate in the Olympic Trials later in June.
Marysville-Pilchuck sophomore Mckenzie Justice is a big hitter

No sophomore slump for rising M-P hitter

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville-Pilchuck softball team's 20-8 season thrived off of big hitters, most notably senior Kylie Lopez, who ended the season with nine home runs.

Marysville-Pilchuck sophomore Mckenzie Justice is a big hitter
Brandon Adam/Staff PhotoArlington’s Cordell Cummings competing in the 110 hurdles in the district preliminaries.

Arlington Eagle track standout to compete in 4 events at state meet

ARLINGTON — Eagle senior Cordell Cummings specializes in the 3oo-meter hurdles, but he really is a four-event guy.

  • May 27th, 2016
Brandon Adam/Staff PhotoArlington’s Cordell Cummings competing in the 110 hurdles in the district preliminaries.
Brandon Adam/Staff PhotoJunior Livia Markwart has been an instant impact since joining Arlington’s tennis team this season.

Arlington’s Livia Markwart leads team to districts

ARLINGTON — Junior Livia Markwart has had a tremendous impact on the Arlington High School girls tennis team.

  • May 24th, 2016
Brandon Adam/Staff PhotoJunior Livia Markwart has been an instant impact since joining Arlington’s tennis team this season.
Arlington’s Gavin Rork slides home during the 3A state playoff game against Kelso.

Arlington falls short in round two of state playoffs

ARLINGTON — The Arlington baseball team defeated Kelso 3-1 in the first round of the 3A state tournament May 22.

  • May 25th, 2016
Arlington’s Gavin Rork slides home during the 3A state playoff game against Kelso.
Brandon Adam/Staff PhotoKatelynn Melohusky of Marysville-Pilchuck tees off at Kayak Point Golf Course

Arlington softball eliminated from districts; MG’s Ciferri qualifies to state (slide show)

ARLINGTON — Marina Ciferri of Marysville Getchell avenged her loss against Arlington's Livia Markwart, defeating her 6-1 and 6-3 and winning the 3A district title May 18, qualifying her to the state tournament.

  • May 20th, 2016
Brandon Adam/Staff PhotoKatelynn Melohusky of Marysville-Pilchuck tees off at Kayak Point Golf Course
Brandon Adam / Staff photoArlington’s Daniel pursues a foul ball.

Arlington heads to state for the first time since 1994

EVERETT — It seems like the Arlington baseball team has always struggled. They haven't been to the state playoffs since 1994.

  • May 19th, 2016
Brandon Adam / Staff photoArlington’s Daniel pursues a foul ball.
Walter Mulalley gets dished up at the Arlington Free Methodist Church by Phil Stringer

Arlington church hosts Seahawks viewing party

ARLINGTON — Sunday's game made for intense viewing for Seattle Seahawks fans. Visitors to the Arlington Free Methodist Church were on the edge of their seats Jan. 18, as they were treated to buffet lines of freshly cooked meals and desserts, while watching a heart-pounding post-season game.

Walter Mulalley gets dished up at the Arlington Free Methodist Church by Phil Stringer

M-P’s running to battle Columbia River’s air attack in state quarterfinals

MARYSVILLE – It should be a classic battle of the run vs. the pass when Marysville-Pilchuck travels to Vancouver to play the Columbia River Chieftains Saturday at 4 p.m. in the semifinals of the Class 3A state playoffs.

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Arlington netters knocked out of playoffs

ARLINGTON – The Arlington girls volleyball team was knocked out of the playoffs Nov. 6, losing to Oak Harbor in five games.

  • Nov 7th, 2014
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M-P's Bailey Nelson

M-P gets by Oak Harbor in volleyball

MARYSVILLE — The Lady Tomahawks outlasted Oak Harbor 3-2 in volleyball Oct. 14. Team leaders included Bailey Nelson with 27 kills and Kendal McCoy with 36 digs. Marysville-Pilchuck’s next game is at Marysville Getchell Thursday, Oct. 23.

  • Oct 17th, 2014
M-P's Bailey Nelson
Players go after a free ball during Lakewood's soccer game recently.

M-P volleyball, Arlington football, Lakewood soccer (slide show)

Photographs from the most-recent contests for M-P volleyball, Arlington football and Lakewood soccer.

  • Oct 15th, 2014
Players go after a free ball during Lakewood's soccer game recently.
Tyler Griffith

Chargers top Tommies again

MARYSVILLE — Marysville Getchell topped Marysville-Pilchuck in tennis, 4-3, Oct. 8.

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M-P wins Berry Bowl [VIDEO]

MARYSVILLE — Cross-town rivals, Marysville-Pilchuck and Marysville Getchell, faced off in the Berry Bowl at Quil Ceda stadium, ending with the Tomahawks dominating the Chargers 51-7.

Marysville Getchell's tennis players were no match for Arlington Sept. 30.

Arlington tennis tops MG, 6-1

MARYSVILLE — Arlington and Marysville Getchell tennis teams faced off at MG's tennis courts, Sept. 30, but the Eagles came up on top, 6-1.

Marysville Getchell's tennis players were no match for Arlington Sept. 30.
M-P's Lindsey English

M-P netters top Mount Lake Terrace, 3-1

MARYSVILLE — The Lady Tomahawks topped Mount Lake Terrace, 3-1, Sept. 30.

M-P's Lindsey English
Marysville-Pilchuck's Logan Plant keeps volley alive in a singles match against Meadowdale Sept. 15.

M-P boys tennis loses to Meadowdale

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville-Pilchuck boys tennis team lost 6-1 in its matches to Meadowdale Sept. 15.

Marysville-Pilchuck's Logan Plant keeps volley alive in a singles match against Meadowdale Sept. 15.
Marysville Getchell senior Austin Groves hits a serve in a doubles match against Lynnwood Sept. 15.

Lynnwood tops MG in tennis

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville Getchell boys tennis team was handed its fourth-consecutive loss of the season by undefeated Lynnwood, losing 6-1 Sept. 15.

Marysville Getchell senior Austin Groves hits a serve in a doubles match against Lynnwood Sept. 15.

MG volleyball opens season with loss at Redmond

REDMOND – Marysville Getchell High School's girls volleyball team opened its season Sept. 11 with a loss at Redmond.

  • Sep 12th, 2014
Gabriella Crenshaw follows up on a kick by Brittany Anderson to make sure it goes in to the goal. M-P tied Newport 1-1.

M-P girls tie Newport in soccer 1-1 (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – The Marysville-Pilchuck girls soccer team started its season with a 1-1 tie against Newport Sept. 9.

Gabriella Crenshaw follows up on a kick by Brittany Anderson to make sure it goes in to the goal. M-P tied Newport 1-1.
Marysville Getchell senior Tyler Hartman in a volley during MG's game against Mount Lake Terrace Sept. 9.

MG boys tennis falls to Mount Lake Terrace

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville Getchell boys tennis team fell to Mount Lake Terrace, 6-1, in its second game of the season.

Marysville Getchell senior Tyler Hartman in a volley during MG's game against Mount Lake Terrace Sept. 9.