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 By David Pan    Sports    January 17, 2020 

Wildcats off to strong start | Girls basketball

The Archbishop Murphy girls basketball hasn't skipped a beat – at least at the start of the regular season. The Wildcats, who finished tied for first place in the league last year with Arlington,... Full story

 By David Pan    Sports    January 17, 2020 

Glacier Peak takes down Jackson in second half | Girls basketball

Glacier Peak needed a wake-up call. After a lethargic first half, the Grizzlies took a 37-36 lead into halftime against Jackson. Coach Brian Hill, however, wasn't seeing the kind of energy he was...

 By David Pan    Sports    January 3, 2020

Two senior standouts leading the way for Grizzlies | Boys basketball

The new-look Glacier Peak boys basketball team is turning quite a few heads. The Grizzlies have started off the season 2-0 in the Wesco 4A and are a sizzling 8-0 overall. In the 4A Rating Percentage...

 By David Pan    Sports    January 3, 2020

Archbishop Murphy looking for continued improvement | Boys basketball

A month into the regular season with the majority of league games yet to be contested, the Archbishop Murphy boys basketball team is still a work in progress. The Wildcats (1-1 in the league, 3-4...

 By David Pan    Sports    January 3, 2020

Jackson hopes to continue winning ways in new year | Boys basketball

The Jackson boys basketball team is coming together well after opening the season with a pair of losses. The Timberwolves returned three players with significant varsity experience – second-team,...


Remembering the top athletes from an unforgettable 2019

The second half of 2019 provided many memorable moments for prep sports fans. Jackson's Mia Chang won a pair of state titles at the 4A girls swimming championships. The Archbishop Murphy and Glacier...


Jackson, Glacier Peak standouts earn all-league honors

Four Glacier Peak players were voted to the Wesco 4A first team for football. Lineman Jacob Anderson and kicker Brayden Corwin earned offensive honors, while lineman Tony McDaniel and linebacker Ryan...

 By David Pan    Sports    December 6, 2019

Jackson standout Chang captures two state titles | Swimming

Even though this was Mia Chang's third appearance at the 4A State Girls Swimming and Diving Championships, she still had a few butterflies in her stomach as she prepared to compete in the finals of...

 By David Pan    Sports    December 6, 2019

Jackson falls to Eastlake in district thriller | Volleyball

Jackson appeared to seize the momentum. Down 2-1, the Timberwolves rallied to take the fourth set from Eastlake to force a fifth and final set in which the winner claimed a berth to the state...

 By David Pan    Sports    December 6, 2019

Wildcats shut out by T-Birds in state quarterfinals | Football

Not a whole lot went right for Archbishop Murphy in its 2A state quarterfinal football playoff game against Tumwater. The Thunderbird defense limited the Wildcats to only 119 yards of total offense,... Full story

 By David Pan    Sports    December 6, 2019

Wolfpack surprises with fifth-place finish at state | Swimming and diving

Junior standout Mia Chang wasn’t the only Jackson swimmer to make a splash at the 4A State Swimming and Diving Championships. Chang, who won two individual state titles in the 200-yard individual...

 By David Pan    Sports    November 15, 2019

Young Grizzlies tripped up by veteran Spartans | Soccer

Glacier Peak made its first appearance at the state girls soccer tournament in nine years this week. It's safe to say that even though they lost 2-1 to Sumner in a first-round game, the Grizzlies,...

 By David Pan    Sports    November 15, 2019

Archbishop Murphy advances to state after win over Cubs | Football

Coach Mark Leone approached Archbishop Murphy’s rematch with Sedro-Woolley like a chess match. The winner-to-state playoff game was the second time the Wildcats and Cubs faced off in the last three weeks. Leone said that both coaching staffs...

 By David Pan    Sports    November 15, 2019

Timberwolves stage miraculous comeback at districts | Volleyball

Jackson staged a comeback for the ages. With the match tied at two sets apiece, the Timberwolves found themselves down 12-5 in the fifth and deciding set against Issaquah in a Wes-King 4A volleyball...

 By David Pan    Sports    November 15, 2019

Grizzlies come up short against Conquerors | Football

Glacier Peak and Kentwood traded blows like two heavyweight boxers for first three quarters. The two teams entered the fourth quarter tied at 28 when the Conquerors landed two more blows to escape...


Glacier Peak's Stratton takes fourth at state meet| Cross country

Glacier Peak Aviry Stratton wrapped up her senior season with a fourth-place finish at the 4A state girls cross country championships. Stratton finished the 5k race in 18 minutes, 26.70 seconds, and helped lead the Grizzlies to a sixth-place finish...


Chang leads Timberwolves to 4A district crown | Swimming and diving

Jackson junior Mia Chang won two individual events and helped the Wolfpack to the team title at the 4A District girls swimming and diving championships. Chang finished first in the 200 individual medley (2 minutes, 2.06 seconds) and the 100...

 By David Pan    Sports    November 15, 2019

Jackson coach upbeat about future despite tough season | Football

Jackson's season ended with two tough losses. The Timberwolves fell 37-7 to Wesco 4A rival Kamiak and then dropped a 49-3 nonconference game to Shorewood to wrap up the year. The Wolfpack finished the...

 By David Pan    Sports    November 1, 2019

Wildcats secure playoff bye with win over Cubs | Football

Archbishop Murphy's hard work paid off with an extra week to rest and prepare for a Bi-District playoff. Senior quarterback Victor Gabalis completed eight of 14 passes for 189 yards and three...

 By David Pan    Sports    November 1, 2019

Monroe defeats Glacier Peak | Football

Glacier Peak was just a play or two from a possible upset of Monroe. But the Grizzlies weren’t able to score when they needed to and the Bearcats rolled to a 32-10 victory in a Wesco 4A football game Friday, Oct. 25, at Monroe High School. “They...

 By David Pan    Sports    November 1, 2019

Timberwolves tumble to Vikings | Football

At first glance, the numbers of the Jackson/Lake Stevens game might not be encouraging. The top ranked Vikings cruised to a 70-0 victory in a Wesco 4A football game Friday, Oct. 25, at Everett Memorial Stadium. Lake Stevens (6-0 in the league, 8-0...

 By David Pan    Sports    November 1, 2019

Glacier Peak claims Wesco 4A girls soccer crown | Soccer

The Glacier Peak girls soccer team celebrated its first league title in nine years with a 1-0 victory over Monroe in the final Wesco 4A regular season game Tuesday, Oct. 29, at Monroe High School....

 By David Pan    Sports    November 1, 2019

Grizzlies overcome 2-0 deficit to pull out win over Knights | Volleyball

Opponents better watch out for Glacier Peak. The Grizzlies showed they have plenty of resiliency and resolve in overcoming a 2-0 deficit to defeat Kamiak 28-30, 20-25, 25-23, 25-20, 15-13 in a Wesco... Full story

 By David Pan    Sports    November 1, 2019

Jackson's Thomas takes district title | Tennis

Jackson's Brady Thomas made the most of his rematch with Glacier Peak's Dario Ristovski. In their first meeting of the year in late September, Ristovski defeated Thomas, who was the runner-up in last...


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