Prep girls basketball: Mavs lose to Scots, 57-38

Scoring just seven first-half points — and none in the second quarter — the Meadowdale Mavericks dug themselves a hole they couldn’t get out of Thursday, losing 57-38 to the Shorecrest Scots in a Wesco League girls basketball contest played at Meadowdale High School. Lilly Williams scored 14 points to lead the Mavs, but it…

Meadowdale Sports Booster Club auction set for March 23

Tickets are now on sale for the 2019 Meadowdale Sports Booster Club Auction, Saturday, March 23, from 6-10 p.m. at Holy Rosary Parish, 630 7th Ave. N., Edmonds. Put on your favorite Mav gear and cheer the night away for Meadowdale athletes. Tickets are available for purchase online at www.mavsportsboosters.org and clicking the Auction tab. The event features…

Prep boys basketball: Shorewood beats Meadowdale, 48-36

After experiencing an emotional high in their last outing (a 66-47 win over rival Edmonds-Woodway on Jan. 18), the Meadowdale Mavericks came back down to earth with a 48-36 setback at the hands of the Shorewood Thunderbirds on Wednesday. The 36 points scored by the Mavs was the team’s lowest offensive output for a game…

Lynnwood cheer, E-W wrestling featured on This Week in High School Sports

Special guests on our This Week in High School Sports program profiling high school athletes and teams in the Edmonds School District: Rachel Cooper and Isabella Sessions of Lynnwood High School cheer, headed soon to national competition, and Baylor Denkinger and Reece LeCompte of Edmonds-Woodway boys wrestling. Plus updates of other sports results districtwide.

Firefighters’ charity basketball game Jan. 19 to benefit burn foundation

Firefighters from South County Fire & Rescue and the Everett Fire Department will play a Firefighters Charity Basketball game Saturday, Jan. 19, at 4:30 p.m., with ticket proceeds benefiting the Washington State Council of Firefighters Burn Foundation. The game will be at the Walt Price Fitness Center at Everett Community College and will be played between…

Prep wrestling: Mavericks defeat T-Birds

The Meadowdale Mavericks flexed their muscles and earned a strong victory on Thursday with a 48-21 win over the Shorewood Thunderbirds in a Wesco League wrestling dual held at Meadowdale High School. Prep Wrestling: Shorewood at Meadowdale, Jan. 17 Meadowdale 48 – Shorewood 21 106 — Javier Richmond (Meadowdale) won by forfeit 113 — Kai…

Prep boys basketball: Meadowdale beats Cedarcrest, 63-53

On the heels of losing to Marysville-Pilchuck and Stanwood — two of the top teams in the 2A/3A Wesco League — in their two previous outings, the Meadowdale Mavericks got back to their winning ways Wednesday with a 63-53 victory over the Cedarcrest Red Wolves at Cedarcrest High School in Duvall. With the triumph, the…

Prep girls basketball: Mavericks cruise to conference win over Cedarcrest

With just seven games remaining in the regular season, the Meadowdale Mavericks girls basketball team came into Tuesday night’s game needing a victory to keep pace with a log jam of teams fighting for the final spots into the post season. A log jam that includes the Mavs’ opponent for the night, the Cedarcrest Red…

Mavs wrestling, Hawks girls basketball in sports spotlight

On our weekly profile of high school sports in the Edmonds School District, we welcome Mountlake Terrace girls basketball players Lydia Prelow, Trinity Prout and Kierra Scott, and Meadowdale wrestlers Alex Krueger, Nathan Lee and Jin Lee. Plus a wrap-up of other high school sports districtwide.

Mavs basketball roundup: Boys, girls drop games to Stanwood

For more than 22 minutes on Friday, the Meadowdale Mavericks and Stanwood Spartans stood toe-to-toe, swapping the lead back and forth at Meadowdale High School.  Unfortunately for the Mavs, games are 32 minutes long. The Spartans outscored Meadowdale 30-8 in the final 9:45 and came away with a 66-45 victory over the Mavs in their…

Prep wrestling: Mavs meet Warriors in longstanding rivalry

Edmonds-Woodway and Meadowdale high schools met on the wrestling mat Thursday night for a dual meet rivalry that goes back 55 years. This time the Warriors defeated the Mavericks 50-24. Meadowdale won the first and the last match of the evening but in between it was all E-W, which won 10 out of the 14…

Prep boys basketball: Marysville-Pilchuck grabs 53-46 win over Meadowdale

The RaeQuan Battle-led Marysville-Pilchuck Tomahawks remained undefeated in Wesco League play after pulling away in the fourth quarter and grabbing a 53-46 victory over the Meadowdale Mavericks on Wednesday. The Mavs and Tomahawks were tied 35-35 going into the final quarter before the Tomahawks earned the late win at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. Battle, who has…

New name coming for local youth soccer club

Greater Seattle Surf Soccer Club, chartered by Washington Youth Soccer as the sole provider of premier soccer in the Northshore and Edmonds School Districts, announced Monday that it is rebranding itself and will operate as Sound Football Club (Sound FC) starting April 1. Sound FC will continue to be based in Bothell and will remain a…

Prep wrestling roundup: E-W, Lynnwood, Meadowdale compete in weekend tournaments

Wrestlers from Edmonds-Woodway, Lynnwood and Meadowdale high schools were in action on Saturday at large multi-team tournaments in Snohomish, Everett and Shoreline. Prep Wrestling: Edmonds-Woodway, Lynnwood at Panther Classic, Jan. 5 Team scores:  1. Sumner 201 Westview (Oregon) 176 Glacier Peak 150 Decatur 131 Stanwood 129 Edmonds-Woodway 127.5 Arlington 118 Snohomish 101 Kamiak  77 Oak…

Mavs basketball roundup: Boys, girls earn wins over Everett

Both the Meadowdale Mavericks’ boys and girls basketball teams scored big wins over their counterparts from Everett on Friday, with the Mavs’ boys dominating 70-30 and the girls earning a come-from-behind 50-44 victory. The Meadowdale boys were led in scoring by the 18 points of Nick Buckley; teammate Haben Tekle added 15 points in the…

Local high school sports predictions for 2019

Now that 2018 is in the rear-view mirror, what will be the biggest local sports stories ahead in 2019? Here are our predictions for the upcoming 12 months: The Lynnwood Royals and Edmonds-Woodway Warriors will resume their fierce girls basketball rivalry at least once this winter — maybe more if they meet in the postseason….

Prep girls basketball: Mavs get 48-20 road win over Kamiak

After getting a nice home win over a good opponent on Wednesday, Meadowdale Lady Mavericks Coach Arlie Mahler wanted to see if his squad could maintain their edge — and winning ways — with a road game on Thursday. Mahler was not disappointed. From the opening tipoff, the Mavs forced turnovers with their defense, scored…

Prep girls basketball: Mavs beat Lake Washington 57-47

The Meadowdale Lady Mavericks were able to break open a close game in the final quarter on Wednesday to earn their third victory of the season. By outscoring Lake Washington 18-10 in the fourth quarter, the Lady Mavs were able to defeat the Kangaroos 57-47 in a non-conference girls basketball contest played at Meadowdale High…

Prep boys basketball: Eagles edge Mavericks 57-50

The Arlington Eagles kept grasp of a share of the 2A/3A Wesco League lead with a 57-50 victory over the Meadowdale Mavericks Wednesday at Meadowdale High School. The Eagles have started the league schedule 3-0 and are tied for first place with the Marysville-Pilchuck Tomahawks (1-1 in the 2A/3A Wesco League, 4-3 overall). Griffin Gardoski…

Prep wrestling: Royals, Mavs, Hawks compete in Lynnwood Classic

The Lynnwood Royals welcomed 10 other area wrestling teams –including the Meadowdale Mavericks and the Mountlake Terrace Hawks — for the day-long Lynnwood Classic staged Saturday at Lynnwood High School. The Mavs finished fifth in the 11-team event, tops among south Snohomish County squads; Terrace placed eighth while the Royals edged out Anacortes for 10th…

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Prep boys swimming: Mavs, Royals sunk by Knights

The Lynnwood Royals and the Meadowdale Mavericks both found the water rough as they faced the undefeated Kamiak Knights in Wesco League competition at the Lynnwood Pool on Thursday. The Royals were sunk by the Knights 117-53 while the Mavs were handed a 119-51 loss to Kamiak. Both the Royals and the Mavs will head…

Prep boys wrestling: Warriors win Atown Throwdown; Mavs take fourth

Led by two champions and 13 medal winners, Edmonds-Woodway easily won the Atown Throwdown Wrestling Tournament held at Arlington High School Dec. 8 with 246 points.  Host Arlington was second with 190.5, and Meadowdale finished fourth with 166.5. Freshman Ethan Nguyen advanced to the finals at 113 by defeating teammate Baylor Denkinger 1-0 in the semifinals. …