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Prep Sports Weekly 3-26-20
- Thursday, March 26, 2020
Prep Sports Weekly 3-26-20

We're practicing our "Social Distancing" on this week's Prep Sports Weekly Show for March 26, 2020. We talk Oregon State Women's Basketball with Mikayla Pivec and her sister Malia Pivec who runs track and cross country at Boise State; they join us by phone from Boise. Then we meet the Jackson Timberwolves Boy's Soccer team with head coach Sarah Smart and players Mikey Hatcher, Justin Huttinger and Adan Fernandez. Then a special segment honoring Hall of Fame Basketball Official Steve Colby, with the Executive Director of the Washington Officials Association Todd Stordahl and basketball officials liaison Kevin Erickson.

Prep Sports Weekly-Winter State Championship Edition-02-27-20
- Thursday, February 27, 2020
Prep Sports Weekly-Winter State Championship Edition-02-27-20

Prep Sports Weekly, February 27, 2020. Our Winter Sports State Championship Edition. We hear from Shorewood Diver Isaac Poole, Jackson swimmer Justin Limberg and Glacier Peak Swimmer Matthew King, Kamiak Head Coach Chris Erickson and swimmers Maxwell Fang, Ryan Fang and Brian Park. We meet the White Family of Marysville Pilchuck: Girls Head Coach Andie White and her kids Cayden and Alivia who both won wrestling state championships. Stanwood Girls Wrestler Chanel Siva and her coach Todd Freeman. And, Lake Stevens Wrestling Girls State Champion Wrestler Kiley Hubby.

Steve Willits Podcast-Boys Basketball 2020 Regionals Edition
- Thursday, February 27, 2020
Steve Willits Podcast-Boys Basketball 2020 Regionals Edition

Steve Willits Podcast, Wednesday, February 26, 2020. Interviews with 7 boys basketball coaches heading into this weekend's regionals (time stamps included). Steve Johnson, Jackson (1:30); Bary Gould, Marysville Pilchuck (14:00); Eddie George, Shorecrest (26:20); Corby Schuh, Marysville Getchell (33:20); Anthony Wiederkehr, Lakewood (43:50); Nalin Sood, Mountlake Terrace (53:15); Cam Ross, Darrington (74:35).

Prep Sports Weekly 2-20-20
- Thursday, February 20, 2020
Prep Sports Weekly 2-20-20

Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, February 20, 2020. We talk Community College Basketball with guests Everett CC Head Mens Coach Mike Trautman and player Bobby Martin (Glacier Peak) and Womens Assistant Coach Cheryl Sorenson and players Alexa Martin (Jackson HS) and Morgan Marshall (Snohomish). We also have NWAC Executive Director Marco Azurdia join us talking about the upcoming NWAC Basketball Tournament in Everett. We hear from Stanwood Boys Basketball Coach Zach Ward; Cameron Van Til of the Everett Herald discussing the Swimming State Championships this weekend at the Weyerhaueser King County Aquatic Center; and Edmonds Woodway Boys Wrestling Coach Brian Alfi, live from the Tacoma Dome and this weekend's Mat Classic Wrestling Tournament.

High School Basketball-Boys-Glacier Peak at Jackson-2-5-20
- Thursday, February 06, 2020
High School Basketball-Boys-Glacier Peak at Jackson-2-5-20

High School Boys Basketball Game Broadcast: The Glacier Peak Grizzlies travel next door to meet the Jackson Timberwolves; Wednesday, February 5, 2020. Tom Lafferty and former Everett Coach Darrell Olson on the call.

Prep Sports Weekly 1-23-20
- Thursday, January 23, 2020
Prep Sports Weekly 1-23-20

We set a record on this week's Prep Sports Weekly for Thursday, January 23, 2020. First, we learn about the newly-configured Western Conference with Snohomish Athletic Director Mark Perry. Then we meet the Shorecrest Scots Girls Basketball team; the Mariner Marauders Boys Basketball team; and finally, live from the Bowlero in Lynnwood, the Jackson Girls Bowling team and the Cascade Girls Bowling team. That's 23 guests (a new PSW record!)

Steve Willits Podcast 1-22-20
- Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Steve Willits Podcast 1-22-20

Steve Willits Podcast, January 22, 2020. This week: Caryn Brown; wife of Arlington Eagles boys basketball coach Nick Brown and the inspiration for the AHS annual Coaches vs Cancer game. Ali Bradley; Q13Fox Television Personality who is an Oso native and Arlington High School alum. Jeannie Thompson; Head Coach of the Everett Seagulls girls basketball team. Nick Sherrill; Head Coach of the Mountlake Terrace Hawks girls basketball team. Bobby Thompson; Head Coach of the Everett Seagulls boys basketball team. Bryan Bunyatipanon; Edmonds Woodway Warriors boys basketball player who scored 6 points in the final 14 seconds (including game winning 3 at the buzzer) in the Warriors 60-57 win over Marysville Getchell.

Prep Sports Weekly 12-12-19
- Thursday, December 12, 2019
Prep Sports Weekly 12-12-19

Prep Sports Weekly for Thursday, December 12, 2019. We meet the Kamiak Knights Boys Basketball team: Head Coach Brandon Corsi and players Charlie Powers, Jaye Ohonme, Brendan Beier and Ben Ferrara. Then we talk Jackson Timberwolves Girls Basketball with Head Coach Corey Gibb; Arlington Girls Soccer with Head Coach Nathan Davis and the Everett Herald's Player of the Year Jersee Heiss. And finally, we wrap up the high school football season with Ryland Spencer of Cascadia Preps.

Russell and Hill Female Athlete of the Month-November 2019-Mia Chang
- Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Russell and Hill Female Athlete of the Month-November 2019-Mia Chang

Congratulations to the November 2019 recipient of the KRKO Radio Russell & Hill Female Student Athlete of the Month, Jackson High School Swimmer junior Mia Chang. Mia brought home two state championships from the Class 4A State Swimming & Diving Championships held at the Weyerhaueser King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.

Prep Sports Weekly 12-5-19
- Thursday, December 05, 2019
Prep Sports Weekly 12-5-19

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.