- Tuesday, March 03, 2020
Steve Willits Podcast, 2020 State Basketball Tournament Edition (time stamps included). Lakewood Cougars Boys team members Alex Jensen, Jared Taylor and Morgan Stacey, with coach Anthony Wiederkehr (3:20); Arlington Eagles Girls coach Joe Marsh (17:35); Glacier Peak Girls coach Brian Hill (27:00); King's Girls coach Dan Taylor (35:30); Marysville Pilchuck Boys coach Bary Gould (48:50); Mountlake Terrace Boys coach Nalin Sood (1:03:25); Marysville Getchell Boys coach Corby Schuh (1:15:20); Lake Washington Girls coach Jeff Wilson (1:27:15); Glacier Peak Boys coach Brian Hunter (1:41:00).
- Thursday, February 27, 2020
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).
- Monday, February 17, 2020
Congratulations to the KRKO Radio Russell & Hill Male Student Athlete of the Month for January 2020, Alex Jensen of the Lakewood High School Basketball team. Alex is a 4-year varsity basketball player and led his team to a 7-1 record in the month of January and a berth into the NW District Tournament. On January 10th against Mount Baker, he broke the Lakewood's all-time career scoring record; previously held by his Head Coach Anthony Wiederkehr (a graduate of Lakewood); as well as the school's all-time steals record on the same night. Jensen also placed 9th in the 800 meters, and 9th in the 4x100m relay at the 2A Washington State Track & Field Championships last year. He has also compete at the State Cross-Country Meet. In his spare time, Alex is the Lakewood High School ASB President and is participating in Running Start at Everett Community College. Although he is undecided on where he will be attending college, Alex is considering Seattle University, Gonzaga and the University of Portland. He is currently a finalist for a full ride Leadership Scholarship at Seattle U.
- Thursday, February 06, 2020
Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, February 6, 2020. We meet our Russell & Hill Male and Female Student Athletes of the Month: Alex Jensen of the Lakewood Cougars Boys Basketball team (he's joined by head coach Anthony Wiederkehr) and Maya Erling of the Glacier Peak Grizzlies Girls Basketball team (she's joined by teammates Shaylin Sande, Aaliyah Collins, Madison Rubino and head coach Brian Hill). Then we catch-up with the Meadowdale Mavericks Girls Basketball team: Alicia Morrison, Kaisha Stark, Lilly Williams, Soriah Swinton and Fatoumata Jaiteh.
- Tuesday, December 10, 2019
The November 2019 recipient of the KRKO Radio Russell & Hill Male Athlete of the Month is Lakewood High School Football Player senior Riley Krueger. Riley played linbebacker for the Lakewood Cougars team that went all the way to the Class 2A Quarterfinals before losing to the defending state champions Hockinson Hawks 29-28. In the Cougars’ District win over Liberty, he set the school record with 22 tackles. But, Riley is much more than just a football player. Congratulations Riley!
- Thursday, November 21, 2019
Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, November 21, 2019. We welcome the three senior captains of the Archbishop Murphy Wildcats Football Team live in-studio: Victor Gabalis; Zion Evans-Robinson and Mason Mathis; plus head coach Mark Leone. We also meet Lake Stevens Principal Leslie Ivelia just ahead of this weekend's quarterfinal match-up with Mount Si. Our coaches carousel includes Brandon Carson of Marysville Pilchuck and Dan Teeter of Lakewood, both are also heading into the state quarterfinals.
- Wednesday, November 20, 2019
The Steve Willits Podcast for Tuesday, November 19, 2019, We hear from Marysville Pilchuck kicker Edgar Martinez; Lake Stevens lineman Logan Bruce-Jones; Lakewood wide receiver Carson Chrisman and Lake Stevens Head Coach Tom Tri's post-game interview from Saturday. All are preparing to play in the state football quarterfinals this weekend.
- Thursday, November 14, 2019
The Steve Willits Podcast for Wednesday, November 13, 2019. WIAA Regional Football Playoffs Edition with Devin Kylany; Lake Stevens Offensive Lineman (returning from knee injury this week). Plus coaches Brandon Carson of Marysville Pilchuck; Mark Leone of Archbishop Murphy; Nick Lucey of Squalicum and Dan Teeter of Lakewood.
- Thursday, October 10, 2019
Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, September 10, 2019. We meet the Monroe Bearcats in studio with WR Efton Chism III; RB Blake Rybar and QB Gio Fregoso. Our football coach's carousel features a visit with Squalicum head coach Nick Lucey and Shorewood head coach Brandon Torrey. We wrap-up with information about the annual Hole In The Wall Cross Country Invite at Lakewood High School with coach Jeff Sowards.
- Thursday, September 19, 2019
Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, September 19, 2019. Week number three of the high school football season and we welcome the Lakewood Cougars to the KRKO Radio Studios. LB/TE Riley Krueger; RB/SS Jackson Schultz; LT/DE Mason Anderson; QB/DB Jared Taylor; and head coach Dan Teeter. Our coaches carousel includes visits with Keauntea Bankhead of Lynnwood; Mark Hodson of South Whidbey; Manase Hopoi of Cedar Park Christian Bothell and Davis Lura of Marysville Getchell.