Sports

Eagle runner 10th at huge Lakewood meet; local football teams win big; Arlington volleyballers stun Snohomish

CROSS COUNTRY At Lakewood High Saturday in the 36th annual Hole in the Wall race, Arlington’s boys were eighth and Lakewood’s 31st. Sophomore Aiden Emerson… Continue reading

  • Oct 14, 2019

 

Gambling against M-P just leads to a long night for Stanwood

MARYSVILLE – Stanwood’s coaches may want to try going to Gambler’s Anonymous. Apparently thinking they needed to gamble to win at Marysville-Pilchuck Friday night, they… Continue reading

 

Results were shown in real time as soon as the runners finished. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)

Arlington girls, boys look strong at Twilight Invitational

CROSS COUNTRY All 4 local schools Arlington placed third in the boys competition at the 13th annual Twilight Invitational at Cedarcrest Golf Course in Marysville… Continue reading

  • Oct 7, 2019

 

Arlington, Lakewood win soccer shutouts; Eagles 7-0 in volleyball

GIRLS SOCCER Arlington Audrey Jay scored a hat trick to lead the Eagles to a 4-0 shutout over Mountlake Terrace Thursday. Jay had 3 goals… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2019

Arlington, M-P, MG win in girls soccer; Eagle girls 6-0 in volleyball

GIRLS SOCCER Arlington, Marysville-Pilchuck and Marysville Getchell all won their Wesco 3A North girls soccer games. The Eagles blasted Shorewood 5-1, the Chargers eked out… Continue reading

  • Oct 2, 2019
Katelyn Leary gets a high-5 Tuesday after finally breaking a personal record after two years. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

Arlington girls, boys win at the net

SWIMMING Katelyn Leary of Marysville-Pilchuck won the 100-yard butterfly at a home meet against Monroe and Mariner Tuesday. Her time was 1 minute, 5.94 seconds.… Continue reading

Katelyn Leary gets a high-5 Tuesday after finally breaking a personal record after two years. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)

4 Cougs score in Lakewood’s soccer win

Girls soccer Lakewood Four players scored goals in Lakewood’s 4-0 win at Nooksack Valley Monday in a 2A matchup. Layla Thomas and Kaley Chang each… Continue reading

  • Sep 24, 2019

Tribes do major lifting in providing equipment for AHS

ARLINGTON - The Eagles are getting a bit fit thanks to new weight cages bought with donations from the Stillaguamish and Tulalip tribes. A weight… Continue reading

  • Sep 23, 2019
Arlington QB Trent Nobach had an effective game through the air Friday. (File Photo)

Arlington, M-P, Lakewood all 3-0 in football

ARLINGTON – Replacing a quarterback like Anthony Whitis is no easy task. But Trent Nobach showed he was up to the challenge Friday night as… Continue reading

  • Sep 23, 2019
Arlington QB Trent Nobach had an effective game through the air Friday. (File Photo)

Rome, discus Olympian from M-P, dies at 42

MARYSVILLE – Jarred Rome, a Marysville-Pilchuck graduate and two-time Olympian, has died at the age of 42. Rome was a member of the 2019 Snohomish… Continue reading

  • Sep 23, 2019

‘79 Eagles proud of state football title

ARLINGTON – Forty years ago Arlington won the state football title. That’s a rarity as only a handful of schools in Snohomish County have done… Continue reading

M-P swimmer wins 3 events; Arlington wins in soccer, volleyball; MG, Lakewood win in soccer

Girls swimming Alexis Bennett of Marysville-Pilchuck won three events at Cascade Tuesday. She was on the winning 200 medley relay team with Maddy Sulya, Katelyn… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2019

Friday the 13th unlucky for foes of local football teams (slide show)

It was Friday the 13th, but it was only unlucky for the four teams playing our local teams. All four teams won easily, outscoring their… Continue reading

  • Sep 16, 2019

2 locals win races in huge cross country meet

Cross Country Brandon Moore of Arlington and Jasmine Nguyen of Marysville Getchell won races at the huge Sehome Invitational Saturday. The event involved dozens of… Continue reading

  • Sep 16, 2019

MG beats MLT in close volleyball opener

Volleyball Marysville Getchell The Chargers beat Mountlake Terrace 3-1 in an excitingly close matchup 25-15, 19-25, 25-23 and 25-23 in their opener Thursday. MG’s balanced… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2019

Arlington runners dominate, as do M-P netters

Cross country At River Meadows Park Wednesday, host Arlington won the boys race with 23 points with MG last with 158, while MG was second… Continue reading

  • Sep 12, 2019

Arlington, Lakewood have huge second halves in girls soccer wins

Girls soccer After battling to a 0-0 tie at the half, Arlington demolished Mount Vernon in the second stanza, winning its home match 8-0. Jersey… Continue reading

  • Sep 11, 2019
Steve Powell/Staff Photo 
                                Rich Purdue looks at a monitor that shows the location of where hits in the batting case would land in any major league park.

Hit in any major league ballpark in Arlington

ARLINGTON – Ever wonder what it would be like to hit a baseball at Fenway Park, Yankee Stadium or Wrigley Field? You can take a… Continue reading

Steve Powell/Staff Photo 
                                Rich Purdue looks at a monitor that shows the location of where hits in the batting case would land in any major league park.

MG footballers lose, but other 3 local teams win (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Trailing 14-0 at the half, Marysville Getchell came back, but two extra point tries failed as the Chargers lost 14-12 to Shorecrest Friday… Continue reading

  • Sep 9, 2019
Steve Powell/Staff Photo 
                                Rocky Verbeck talks to Marysville coaches Wednesday.

Rocky has some big shoes to fill

MARYSVILLE – Even though retired Marysville schools athletic director Greg Erickson only wore size 9 1/2 or 10 shoes, his replacement, Rocky Verbeck, told district… Continue reading

Steve Powell/Staff Photo 
                                Rocky Verbeck talks to Marysville coaches Wednesday.