Sports

Senior swimmer Keito Swan flexes his muscles at a recent swim practice.

Injured senior swimmer returns to the pool for first full season

MARSYVILLE Senior M-P swimmer Keito Swan continues to live with the scars from an accident involving a school bus.

  • Aug 28, 2008
Senior swimmer Keito Swan flexes his muscles at a recent swim practice.
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M-P swim and dive team young but talented

MARYSVILLE The M-P swim and dive team has a new look after graduating 18 seniors from the 2005-06 squad.

  • Aug 28, 2008
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Seniors

M-P grapplers READY for the Leagues Best

MARYSVILLE With a sign celebrating Craig Iversens back-to-back state championships hanging above the padded walls of the upstairs gym, the 2006-07 wrestling squad practiced like determined soldiers.

  • Aug 28, 2008
Seniors
Sophomore Erin Dierickx works on her corner kick in practice. Dierickx is one of just a handful of underclassmen on the Lakewood girls soccer team this season.

Its now or never for Lakewood

Seniors enter final season together

  • Aug 28, 2008
Sophomore Erin Dierickx works on her corner kick in practice. Dierickx is one of just a handful of underclassmen on the Lakewood girls soccer team this season.

SPORTS SCAN

Enrollment open for city youth basketball

  • Aug 28, 2008
Designated hitter Ricky Holm slides into third against Stanwood

M-P defeats Stanwood in sixth-inning thrashing

MARYSVILLE After Stanwood staged a seventh-inning comeback to defeat the Tomahawk baseball team 9-8 in Stanwood April 3, M-P came back like a team with something to prove, defeating the Spartans 8-3 at home, with seven runs coming in the sixth inning.

  • Aug 28, 2008
Designated hitter Ricky Holm slides into third against Stanwood

M-P soars over Eagles to take first season win

Senior Allison Pascoe won her first match as a singles player in two sets, 6-4, 6-3, to help lead the Marysville girls tennis team to its first team victory when the Tomahawks hosted Arlington April 3.

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Senior midfielder Clayton West drives the ball into familiar territory as he crosses midfield and Marysville gets ready to attack.

M-P soccer Gets its kicks in win at Oak Harbor

OAK HARBOR It was a good week for the M-P soccer team as the boys defeated Arlington 2-0 at home April 2 and followed it up with another 2-0 win two nights later in Oak Harbor.

  • Aug 28, 2008
Senior midfielder Clayton West drives the ball into familiar territory as he crosses midfield and Marysville gets ready to attack.
Amanda Gregory swings down on a kill for the Lakewood Cougars in their match against Granite Falls.

Tough loss stings Lakewood volleyball

The Lakewood Cougars volleyball team had plenty of chances to win their Oct. 16 match with the Granite Falls Tigers. They held leads in all five games but could not finish off their opponents when Granite was vulnerable. After staging a remarkable comeback to level the set score 2-2, the Cougars fell in five sets 24-26, 24-26, 25-19, 25-18, 8-15.

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Amanda Gregory swings down on a kill for the Lakewood Cougars in their match against Granite Falls.
Amanda Nunley covered a lot of territory in midfield for the Cougars. Her efforts led to a 1-0 victory over Granite.

Nunley keys Cougar victory

Senior Amanda Nunley has been a workhorse for the Lakewood Cougar soccer team all season. Her determined style in the midfield frees up the players around her to make spectacular plays, knowing they can rely on the relentless pressure of Nunley to cover for them in defense.

  • Aug 28, 2008
Amanda Nunley covered a lot of territory in midfield for the Cougars. Her efforts led to a 1-0 victory over Granite.
Tomahawk Oliver Durand swims butterfly during his 200 individual medley. With a 2:08.40 finish

MP Sinks Snohomish

MARYSVILLE Tomahawks swam the butterfly and stung like a bee.

  • Aug 28, 2008
Tomahawk Oliver Durand swims butterfly during his 200 individual medley. With a 2:08.40 finish
M-P center Brandon Greene

Tomahawks get first league win

MARYSVILLE Early leads arent enough to win games.

  • Aug 28, 2008
M-P center Brandon Greene
Stanwoods Matt Pelham triangulates his weight as M-Ps Josh Wallace tries to bring him to the mat. Wallace lost the match to Pelham but every wrestler got three matches.

Marysville hosts, wins JV classic

MARYSVILLE In one of the largest meets of its kind, the M-P junior varsity wrestling team won the Marysville JV Classic.

  • Aug 28, 2008
Stanwoods Matt Pelham triangulates his weight as M-Ps Josh Wallace tries to bring him to the mat. Wallace lost the match to Pelham but every wrestler got three matches.
Terrence Ordonez pulls up for a jumpshot during Lakewoods 78-70 victory over Sultan. The win was Lakewoods first of the season.

Lakewood rallies past Sultan in OT

The Lakewood boys basketball team got their first win of the young season in thrilling fashion Dec. 14 with a league win over the Sultan Turks 78-70. It took bonus basketball to decide the game after everything was tied 64-64 after 32 minutes.

  • Aug 28, 2008
Terrence Ordonez pulls up for a jumpshot during Lakewoods 78-70 victory over Sultan. The win was Lakewoods first of the season.

Tomahawks improve

The Marysville-Pilchuck girls took advantage of Everett and Stanwood teams, dispatching them both on their way to a 2-1 league record after losing the conference opener to Snohomish.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Tomahawks narrowly win some, lose some

The Tomahawk wrestling team split a pair of close matches, falling to Everett Dec. 11 but beating Stanwood on the road two days later.

  • Aug 28, 2008

SPORTS SCAN

M-P girls golf gears up for districts

  • Aug 28, 2008

Tomahawk JV squad goes 19-0

Going undefeated in the regular season shouldnt be an easy task, but the Tomahawk JV baseball coach Ryan Gilbertson describes his teams 19-0 season that way.

  • Aug 28, 2008
Junior forward Evander Ochoa bumps the ball

Lakewood wins in shootout

LAKEWOOD Lakewood senior goalkeeper Peter Karrenberg proved worthy of the Superman-inspired design on his jersey when he entered the goal in overtime and helped the Cougars defeat Lynden in a shootout.

  • Aug 28, 2008
Junior forward Evander Ochoa bumps the ball
M-P senior forward Jordan Salcedo wins a battle in the air against Arlington midfielder Eric Love.

Arlington shocks M-P on senior night

MARYSVILLE Arlington threw a wrench in M-Ps postseason plans, defeating the Tomahawks 1-0 on their senior night and throwing their quest for a league title into doubt.

  • Aug 28, 2008
M-P senior forward Jordan Salcedo wins a battle in the air against Arlington midfielder Eric Love.