- Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Our KRKO Radio Russell & Hill Female Student Athlete of the Month for December 2019 is Emily Hood. In February 2019, the once-promising wrestler for the Edmonds-Woodway Warriors was diagnosed, right in the middle of her junior wrestling season, with Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG), which is an inoperable aggressive cancerous tumor on her brain stem. Emily receives regular treatment while still attending school for her senior year and is serving as a Manager/Coach on the Edmonds Woodway Girls Wrestling Team. She has even attended multi-day, out of area tournaments with the team, even though she is often fatigued or ill from the cancer and treatment. "Works hard, courageous to a fault and gives it her all every day," is how Edmonds-Woodway Girls Wrestling Coach Terry Ray has described her.
- Wednesday, January 08, 2020
High School Boys Basketball, Saturday, December 21, 2019. The Edmonds Woodway Warriors travel to meet the Marysville Pilchuck Tomahawks, live from The Jim Linden Field House at Marysville Pilchuck High School. Tom Lafferty and Dan Kingma on the call.
- Thursday, January 02, 2020
Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, January 2, 2020. We start the new year as we meet the KRKO Radio Sports Russell & Hill Female Athlete of the Month for December 2019, Emily Hood of the Edmonds-Woodway Girls Wrestling Team (this is a very inspiring story). She's joined in studio by coach Terry Ray. We also meet the Arlington Eagles Boys Basketball Team with players Will Abram, Nick Lewis, Cade Younger, Joe Schmidt and Bryce Petersen; plus head coach Nick Brown. We also talk about the Arlington Coaches vs. Cancer game with Caryn Brown. We wrap up the show with the new head boys basketball coach at Monroe High School, Justin Prohn.
- Thursday, December 19, 2019
Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, December 19, 2019. We hear from the Everett Herald's Offensive Football Player of the Year Dallas Landeros of the Lake Stevens Vikings, along with his head coach Tom Tri; and the Defensive Player of the Year Josh McCarron of the Archbishop Murphy Wildcats, along with his head coach Mark Leone. We meet the Mountlake Terrace Boys Basketball team with head coach Nalin Sood and players Bradey Blackmer and Mason Christianson. And we wrap-up with an Edmonds-Woodway vs. Marysville Pilchuck boys basketball game preview with Tomahawks head coach Bary Gould.
- Thursday, December 19, 2019
Interview #1 - Edmonds Woodway Boys Basketball defeated Kamiak 70-64 on Friday December 13th. The post game interview included Warriors Head Coach Robert Brown; player Nikko McNeal (20 points and the go ahead 3 point shot with 41 seconds remaining) and Nikko's father, Darrell McNeal who is a volunteer coach as well as a former Head Coach at both Cascade and Lynnwood. Interview #2 - The Meadowdale Mavericks Girls Basketball team won their 3rd consecutive game on Tuesday December 17th with a 47-41 victory over Snohomish. We hear from players Fatoumata Jaiteh, Alicia Morrison, Kaisha Stark and Soriah Swinton.
- Thursday, December 05, 2019
A very full show on the Thursday, December 5, 2019 edition of Prep Sports Weekly. We meet the Cascade Bruins Girls Basketball team Taylor Maynard, Yaritza Pelayo and Shynenitha Pich, plus assistant coach Alex Zitnik. Announcing our KRKO Radio Sports Russell & Hill Female Athlete of the Month for November 2019 MIa Chang of the Jackson Girls Swim Team, plus her relay teammates Caitlyn Anderson, Emily Mun and Heidi Ly. Our Russell & Hill Male Athlete of Month is Riley Krueger of the Lakewood Cougars Football team, we are also joined by Lakewood Head Football Coach Dan Teeter. But there's more: Riley is also a member of the band at Lakewood High School and we hear from Lakewood Director of Music Katy Trapp. Wrestling season is also starting and we talk with Brian Alfi, head coach at Edmonds-Woodway High School.
- Thursday, November 07, 2019
Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, November 7, 2019. With the playoffs looming, we fire up the Coach's Carousel on a Thursday night. Marcus Hughes of Oak Harbor, John Gradwohl of Edmonds-Woodway, Greg Dailer of Arlington and Michael Bumpus of Monroe.
- Tuesday, September 03, 2019
For more than a half century, KRKO Radio has broadcast the finest in Snohomish County High School Football. The tradition continues in 2019 with Tom Lafferty and Steve Willits anchoring the coverage under The Friday Night Lights. Former Kamiak Coach Dan Mack; former Jackson Coach Joel Vincent and former Jackson & Washington Husky Craig Chambers will rotate into the analysts chair each week. Tune into AM 1380; FM 95.3 and streaming live at www.krko.com. Click the above title to get the full schedule.
- 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.
- 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.