- Thursday, May 09, 2019
Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, May 9, 2019. We welcome Shorecrest Girls Tennis Player, and our Russell & Hill Female Athlete of the Month Kate Ivens; along with her teammates Sophie Ivens, Anna Burke and Head Coach Rob Mann. We talk Snohomish Lacrosse with Ali Loberg, Erika Ellison and Emily Foley. An interview with Monroe Baseball Head Coach Eric Chartrand. In studio interview with Cascade Baseball players Josh Murphy, Ben Hansen, Joe McBride, Jacob Sesso and Coach Dave Benson.
- Friday, May 03, 2019
Congratulations to Alvin Kwak; he's the April 2019 KRKO Radio Russell & Hill Male Student Athlete of the Month. Alvin is only two-time Tom Dolan Invitational Golf Tournament Champion (played at Everett Golf & Country Club). His has also been in the top 10 places at the 4A State Golf Tournament three times. Kwak will be taking his talents to The Ivy League and will attend and play golf at Columbia University in the fall.
- Thursday, May 02, 2019
Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, May 2, 2019. One of our most diverse editions of Prep Sports Weekly. Our KRKO Radio Russell & Hill Male Student of the Month for April 2019 is Alvin Kwak, golfer for Kamiak High School. We hear from him, also his teammate Devin Kim, and head golf coach Vic Alinen. Also nationally-ranked skiers Teegan Lowe from Monroe High School and Tyler Larson from Snohomish High School. And we end with a member of the Seattle Seawolves Professional Rugby team, Kellen Gordon, graduate of Inglemoor High School.
- Thursday, April 25, 2019
Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, April 25, 2019. In studio with the Everett Seagulls Golf Team: Coach Darrell Olson and golfers Ronny Kildall, Austin Duffy and Andrew Olson. Then we're in studio with Jackson Boys Soccer. Coach Sarah Smart and players Jake Williams, Adan Fernandez and Justin Huttinger. Finally a phone interview with Meadowdale Softball Coach Dennis Hopkins.
- Friday, April 19, 2019
Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, April 18, 2019. We get a preview of this weekend’s Eason Invitational Track Meet at Veterans Memorial Stadium with Snohomish Track & Field Coach Dave Weller. We keep talking track with Glacier Peak Track Athletes Katie Potts and Ethan Willems. Then we meet the newest football coaches in the Everett School District, Brien Elliott of the Everett Seagulls and Mason Siddick of the Jackson Timberwolves.
- Friday, April 12, 2019
Congratulations to our KRKO Radio Russell & Hill Male Student Athlete of the Month for March 2019. Cameron Smith, senior pitcher for the undefeated Arlington Eagles Baseball Team. At press time Cameron is 3-0 with a .64 ERA, with 39 strikeouts in 22 innings pitched, with just 8 walks. With his ultimate goal of pitching at the university level, he has committed to pitch next year for Yakima Valley Community College. Scott Striegel is head baseball coach at Arlington High School.
- Thursday, April 11, 2019
Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, April 11, 2019. We get an update from Lake Stevens Right Tackle Devin Kylany as he has signed a Letter of Intent to play for the Washington State Cougars. "Striegel's Eagles" are in the house as Arlington Baseball Coach Scott Striegel is joined in-studio with Cameron Smith, Owen Bishop, Jack Sheward and Paul Chung. Cameron Smith is our KRKO Russell & Hill Student Athlete of the Month for March 2019). Then we hear from Edmonds Woodway Baseball Coach Dan Somoza, his Warriors team defeated Mount Si, in walk off fashion, last Sunday at T-Mobile Park.
- Friday, April 05, 2019
Congratulations to our KRKO Russell & Hill Female March 2019 Student Athlete of the Month Iyanla "Ice" DeJesus of Jackson High School. Ice is our only two-time winner of the Russell & Hill Award, winning the honor last year when she was Ice Pennington. On her 18th birthday, Ice asked her step-dad to adopt her, and that she would take his last name. And through all the tears, that's what happened in mid-March. Meanwhile on the field, Ice continues to dominate the Wesco 4A Softball diamond, pitching shutouts and perfect games and hitting multiple home runs, leading the defending State 4A Timberwolves into the 2019 season. DeJesus will take her talents to the east coast next year, having accepted an athletic scholarship to play for the Coastal Carolina University Chanticleers. Jackson Softball Coach is Kyle Peacocke.
- Thursday, April 04, 2019
Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, April 4, 2019. We meet Dakota Drake (Freshman at Mount Baker High School) and Jesse Schlotfeldt (Sophomore at Arlington High School) and they both race on the dirt tracks at Deming Speedway and Skagit Speedway. Steve conducts an exit interview with long-time Mountlake Terrace Baseball Coach Andrew Watters, who is hanging up his cleats after this season. We name our Russell & Hill Female Student Athlete of the Month for March 2019, and it's our only two-time winner, Iyanla "Ice" DeJesus. (She was Pennington last year, listen to the show, it's a great story)
- Thursday, March 28, 2019
Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, March 28, 2019. Two players that participated in the WIBCA All State games on Saturday; Fletcher Douglas of Glacier Peak and Christian Liddell of Jackson. Plus, we are in studio with Edmonds Woodway girls wrestler Emily Hood, her mother Sharon Hood and Coach Terry Ray. Emily is a Junior and was recently diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor. Edmonds Woodway is hosting a fundraising clinic this weekend in which Helen Maroulis, the first American woman to win a gold medal at the 2016 Olympics, will be speaking. The EW wrestling community has also started a GoFundMe page to help with the medical costs.