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Prep Sports Weekly 12/27/18
- Thursday, December 27, 2018
Prep Sports Weekly 12/27/18

Prep Sports Weekly for Thursday, December 27, 2018. We're joined by Jackson High School Girls Basketball Coach Corey Gibb, and two of his players Olivia Skibiel and Megan Mattison, live from the Cactus Jam Tournament in Maryvale, Arizona. Then in-studio it's Jackson Boys Basketball Coach Steve Johnson, and three of his players Ben Olesen, Joe Capponi and Christian Liddell. Finally the Glacier Peak Girls Basketball Coach Brian Hill, talking about the Top of the Peak Basketball Tournament being hosted by GPHS.

High School Girls Basketball: Kamiak at Stanwood 12/26/18
- Thursday, December 27, 2018
High School Girls Basketball: Kamiak at Stanwood 12/26/18

Western Conference Girls Basketball for Wednesday, December 26, 2018 featuring the Kamiak Knights and the Stanwood Spartans. Mark Aucutt and Mike Buckholz on the call.

High School Boys Basketball: Mountlake Terrace at Arlington, 12/21/18
- Saturday, December 22, 2018
High School Boys Basketball: Mountlake Terrace at Arlington, 12/21/18

Western Conference Boys Basketball; Friday, December 21, 2018; Mountlake Terrace Hawks at Arlington Eagles. Tom Lafferty & Bill Kusler on the call.

Steve Willits Podcast 12/22/18
- Saturday, December 22, 2018
Steve Willits Podcast 12/22/18

The Steve Willits Podcast for 12/22/18. Meadowdale boys basketball players Nick Buckley and Cole Nelson; Glacier Peak boys basketball players Evan Mannes and Fletcher Douglas; local high school sports photographer (Wescoathletics.com) and writer (myedmondsnews.com, and lynnwoodtoday.com) Scott Williams; Mariner Principal and local basketball legend Nate DuChesne; Jackson boys basketball coach Steve Johnson; Marysville Pilchuck basketball player Luke Dobler and Marysville Pilchuck basketball coach Bary Gould.

Russell and Hill September Athlete: Ayden Ziomas
- Friday, December 21, 2018
Russell and Hill September Athlete: Ayden Ziomas

The KRKO Radio/Russell & Hill Athlete of the Month for September 2018 was Ayden Ziomas of the Glacier Peak Grizzlies Football team. In September, Ayden led the Grizzlies to a 4-0 record; for the regular season Glacier Peak’s only loss was to eventual state finalist Lake Stevens. Glacier Peak lost to Eastlake in the 4A Quad-District Cross-Over playoff game.

Prep Sports Weekly-Thursday 12/20/18
- Thursday, December 20, 2018
Prep Sports Weekly-Thursday 12/20/18

Prep Sports Weekly for Thursday, December 20, 2018. We learn about the first-ever Cleats Vs. Cancer High School Football All-Star Game, to be played at French Field in Kent on Saturday, December 29, 2018. Local players Joseph Stretch (Arlington); Austin Moyes (Monroe); Chuck Rhodes (Monroe) and Jesse James Martineau (Mountlake Terrace) are in studio, with game organizer Derek Sparks from Pacific Lutheran University, where he is WR coach, joining us on the phone. Then coach Jon Rasmussen of the Edmonds-Woodway Girls Basketball team is in-studio, along with his four captains: Ingrid Fosberg, Adrienne Poling, A.J. Martineau & Maddie McMahon.

Russell and Hill September Female Athlete: Devon Martinka of Stanwood
- Friday, December 14, 2018
Russell and Hill September Female Athlete: Devon Martinka of Stanwood

The KRKO Radio/Russell & Hill Female Athlete of the Month for September 2018 is Devon Martinka from the Stanwood High School Volleyball team. Devon led the Spartans to an appearance at the 3A State Volleyball Tournament at the Yakima SunDome this season. She is still weighing her options as to where she will compete at the collegiate level.

Russell and Hill November Female Athlete: Elli Straume of Kamiak
- Friday, December 14, 2018
Russell and Hill November Female Athlete: Elli Straume of Kamiak

Swimmer Elli Straume of Kamiak High School is our November 2018 Russell & Hill Female Student Athlete of the Month. At this year’s state 4A swim meet, she took 2nd place in the 200 freestyle (6th fastest in 4A state meet history); 3rd place in the 500 freestyle and her relay teams took 2nd in the 200 freestyle and 7th in the 200 medley. Elli has 12 state podiums in her 3 years at the state meet, with one year to go. (If you’re doing the math, that’s placing everytime she swims at state).

Prep Sports Weekly 12/13/18
- Thursday, December 13, 2018
Prep Sports Weekly 12/13/18

Prep Sports Weekly for Thursday, December 13, 2018. We feature our Russell & Hill Female Athlete of the Month for November 2018, Elli Straume, state finisher at the State 4A Girls Swim Meet from Kamiak High School, she's joined by her coach Chris Erickson. We also hear from Mike Colbrese, Executive Director of the WIAA; we conclude with two boys basketball coaches from the Wesco 3A, Zach Ward of Stanwood and Roger O'Neill of Meadowdale.

Russell and Hill October Male Athlete: Anthony Whitis of Arlington
- Thursday, December 13, 2018
Russell and Hill October Male Athlete: Anthony Whitis of Arlington

The Russell & Hill Male Student Athlete for the month of October 2018 is quarterback Anthony Whitis of Arlington. Dubbed “The Cardiac Kids,” Anthony led the Arlington football team into the post-season this season. He is among the best Multi-Sport athletes in Snohomish County.