Showcasing Hawk softball, Warrior golf this week

Our special guests on this week’s profile of Edmonds School District high school players, teams and coaches: Mountlake Terrace softball players Zoey Wilson and Kennedy Cooper, and Edmonds-Woodway brother-sister golfers Silas Puetz and Rachel Puetz. Plus our Player of the Week awards.

Prep boys soccer: Mavs win 3A District soccer championship

In 2017, the Meadowdale Mavericks boys soccer team finished their season with just one win, placed last in the 13-team 3A Wesco League and failed to qualify for the postseason District 1 tournament. Fast forward two years and you can call the 2019 Mavs the District 1 soccer champions. The motivated Mavericks defeated the Marysville-Pilchuck…

Prep track and field: Warrior boys and girls win Wesco team titles

After winning both boys and girls team titles at last week’s Edmonds School District meet, the Edmonds-Woodway Warriors’ track squads put together another winning performance this week, taking both the boys and girls team titles at the 3A Wesco League South Conference Track & Field Championships held over two days at Edmonds Stadium. Warriors grabbed…

Mavs, Warriors sports notes

The Meadowdale Mavericks will get to compete for a district boys soccer championship one day earlier than previous scheduled thanks to a school dance. The District 1 3A Boys Soccer Tournament championship match pitting the No. 2-seed Mavs against No. 1-seed Marysville-Pilchuck Tomahawks had been slated to take place on Saturday, May 11. But the…

Prep baseball: Arlington ends Mavs’ season with 4-3 win

Looking to return to the regional round of the WIAA state baseball playoffs for the first time since 2013, the Meadowdale Mavericks just needed just one more victory to get to this year’s tourney. Unfortunately for the Mavs, they would have to get that win in a matchup against one of the best teams in…

Edmonds School District’s Julie Stroncek chosen 2019 State Athletic Director of Year

Edmonds School District Athletic Director Julie Stroncek has been named the 2019 Washington State Athletic Director of the Year by the Washington Secondary School Athletic Administrators Association (WSSAAA). Stroncek, a 1984 graduate of Mountlake Terrace High School, has been heading up the Edmonds School District athletic department since 2012, after spending eight years as the…

Prep boys soccer: Mavs beat Snohomish in OT shootout; advance to tourney semifinal

The Meadowdale Mavericks needed overtime and penalty kicks, but the District 1 Boys Soccer Tournament no.2 seed got the outcome they desired on Saturday. The Mavs slipped past the No. 7-seeded Snohomish Panthers in a penalty kick shootout to advance to the semifinal round of the district tourney. Meadowdale and Snohomish were knotted up at…

Prep baseball: Everett beats Meadowdale in District 1 playoff quarterfinal

Last year at Everett Memorial Stadium, the Meadowdale Mavericks baseball team was defeated in a district tourney loser-out game after leading by four runs in the seventh inning. On Saturday at Everett Memorial, the team yielded six runs in the sixth inning, enough to propel the Everett Seagulls to an 8-4 victory in a District…

Prep baseball: Warriors defeat Royals in 3A District 1 tourney

Though sporting a 12-8 regular season record, the Edmonds-Woodway Warriors looked every bit the No. 1 District 1 3A Baseball Tournament seed that they are on Saturday by crushing the visiting Lynnwood Royals 15-2 at Edmonds-Woodway High School. The Warriors pounded out 11 hits — six of which were doubles — and took advantage of…

Prep girls golf: Mavs win Edmonds School District tournament

With all four golfers posting scores in the 40s, the Meadowdale Mavericks won the Edmonds School District girls golf tournament played Thursday at the Nile Golf & Country Club in Mountlake Terrace. The Mavs’ team score of 183 was five strokes better than runner-up Edmonds-Woodway for the nine-hole tourney. Prep Girls Golf: Meadowdale vs. Edmonds-Woodway,…

Prep softball photo gallery: Edmonds-Woodway vs. Meadowdale

Behind the strong pitching performance of Kate Houghton, the Meadowdale maintained its perfect 10-0 league record by defeating Edmonds-Woodway 5-0 in high school softball action Wednesday. Prep Softball: Edmonds-Woodway at Meadowdale, May 1 Edmonds-Woodway   0 0   0 0  0 0 0     — 0 2   3 Meadowdale   1 0   0 1  3 0 x     — 5…

Prep girls tennis: Shorewood edges Meadowdale on Senior Day

The Meadowdale Mavericks girls tennis team celebrated the eight seniors on the squad as a part of Senior Day on Wednesday, but it was the Shorewood Thunderbirds that spoiled the party. The Mavs fell to the T-Birds 4-3 in a 2A/3A Wesco League South Conference matchup held at Meadowdale High School. Shorewood’s Maddie Bong slipped…

We welcome Royals boys soccer and Warriors softball this week

Guests on this week’s showcase of high school teams, athletes and coaches in the Edmonds School District: Miguel Ahumada, Omar Alzeer and Omar Salcedo from the Lynnwood boys soccer team and Gracie Boyd, Morgan Sweet, Annika Forseth and Sofia Chamorro of Edmonds-Woodway softball.

Prep track and field: Mavericks compete in three-team meet

The Meadowdale Mavericks competed Thursday in a three-team track and field meet held at Edmonds Stadium; here are the results. Prep Track: Meadowdale vs. Edmonds-Woodway, Marysville-Getchell; April 25 (at Edmonds Stadium) Boys’ team scores: (not reported) Girls’ team scores: (not reported) Meadowdale boys’ individual event winners: — Isaac Carlson, 200 meters (24.23) — Austin Seals,…

Mavs sports roundup: Baseball, boys soccer, golf results

The Meadowdale Mavericks overcame six errors and defeated the Wesco League South Conference-leading Archbishop Murphy Wildcats 9-5 in a contest played at Meadowdale High School on Wednesday. Meadowdale used a big inning — seven runs in the second — to grab an early lead that was enough to get past the Wildcats. Luke Hunnewell and…

Prep baseball: Mavs down Royals 4-1

After rain washed out the matchup between the Meadowdale Mavericks and Lynnwood Royals on Friday, the two teams met Saturday under sunny skies and on the all-weather playing surface at Mountlake Terrace High School. And as nice as the conditions were for baseball on Saturday, by the end of the game it was the Mavs…

Prep track: Warriors, Mavs, Royals compete in Eason Invitational

The Edmonds-Woodway Warriors, Meadowdale Mavericks and Lynnwood Royals were three of more than 100 teams competing at the Nike Eason Invitational, one of the largest high school track and field events in Washington state, held Saturday at Veterans’ Memorial Stadium in Snohomish. The E-W boys squad finished in second place as a team, just one-half…

Experience Momentum owner leading effort to bring women’s hockey to Seattle

A U.S. women’s hockey Olympian and Lynnwood business owner is leading the campaign to bring professional women’s ice hockey to Seattle. Kelly Pierce Stephens Tysland and her husband Shanon own Experience Momentum (www.experiencemomentum.com), a fitness training facility with locations in Lynnwood and Seattle. The winner of a bronze medal at the 2006 Winter Olympics in…

Mavs sports roundup: Track and field, golf results

The Meadowdale Mavericks were in action at Shoreline Stadium and at the Lynnwood Golf Course on Thursday; here are the results. To view all the results from Thursday’s three-team meet at Shoreline Stadium, click www.athletic.net/TrackAndField/MeetResults.aspx?Meet=358695&show=all. Prep Track: Meadowdale vs. Mountlake Terrace, Shorewood; April 18 (Shoreline Stadium) Boys’ team scores: Meadowdale 103 – Shorewood 38 Girls’…