Prep Sports Weekly for Thursday, September 24, 2020. We begin with Everett Community College Head Men’s Basketball Coach Mike Trautman and his former player Bobby Martin (Glacier Peak High School) who is now playing at University of Colorado, Colorado Springs. Bobby was also named the 2020 Snohomish County Collegiate Male Athlete of the Year. Then it’s the new Arlington High School Volleyball Coach Lauren Admundson. Coach Amundson graduated from Stanwood High School; played and coached volleyball at the collegiate level; but moves to the “other” side of the Stillaguamish River. She didn’t want the... Read More.
Prep Sports Weekly for Thursday, September 17, 2020. We hear from The Everett Herald’s Woman of the Year in Sports, Raigan Reed, basketball player from Lake Stevens; plus her high school head coach Randall Edens. Coach Edens is also the Marysville Getchell Cross Country coach, so we hear from senior Charger runners Janae Parsons and Jasmine Nguyen. Then a tribute to long-time Mercer Island Boys Basketball Coach Ed Pepple who passed away earlier this week. Former Snohomish Coach Jim Adams; former Cascade Coach Charlie Cobb and current Everett... Read More.
Congratulations to our KRKO Radio Russell & Hill Female Athlete of the Year 2020. Lake Stevens wrestler Kiley Hubby. Kiley won her second career wrestling state championship when she pinned her opponent in the 2nd round of the 170 lb title match in the Tacoma Dome in February. She also won a 145 lb state championship as a sophomore in 2018. She also has a second place finish (2019) and a third place finish (2017) during her state career. Hubby is also a two-time national runner-up (2018 and 2019) at the Junior and Cadet National Championships held in Fargo,... Read More.
Prep Sports Weekly for Thursday, September 10, 2020 with Ryland Spencer, our football guru from Cascadia Preps; Josh McCarron, football player from Archbishop Murphy, he's a University of Virginia football commit. And finally, live from South Kingston, Rhode Island, Jordan Brajcich, former Jackson High School three sport athlete, former PLU golfer, and current University of Rhode Island Rams golfer.
Week One of the 2020-21 athletic school year, and it seems a lot like the final week of last season. We're still in lockdown, still practicing social distancing and still wearing our masks. But, Prep Sports Weekly makes its triumphant return to the airwaves. Tom Lafferty and Steve Willits talk with Everett Public Schools Athletic Director Robert Polk about the latest news on the school sports front. We welcome our KRKO Russell & Hill Male Athlete of the Year for 2020 Matt King, swimmer from Glacier Peak High School. Matt joins us from the... Read More.
A mid-summer Prep Sports Weekly Podcast with our KRKO Russell & Hill Female Athlete of Year Kiley Hubby, softball player and wrestler from Lake Stevens High School. We also catch up with Lakewood Head Football Coach Dan Teeter.
The final edition of Prep Sports Weekly for 2020. Thursday, June 4, 2020. We hear from the Executive Director of the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association Mick Hoffman; the Athletic Director of Snohomish High School Mark Perry and the Athletic Director of the Everett School District Robert Polk. WIAA Executive Director Mick Hoffman with wife Tammi Snohomish High School Athletic Director Mark Perry Everett School District Athletic Director Robert Polk
The penultimate edition of Prep Sports Weekly; Thursday, May 28, 2020. SEGMENT 1: Our KRKO Radio Russell and Hill Female Student Athlete of the Month is King's High School Senior Naomi Smith; heading to UW in the Fall as a Cross Country/Track & Field Athlete. SEGMENT 2: KRKO Radio Russell and Hill Male Co-Student Athletes of the Month; Twins Parker Devereux of Marysville Pilchuck and Garrett Devereux of Marysville Getchell Senior. SEGMENT 3: New Wesco Football Head Coaches. Shane Keck of Glacier Peak and Scott Darrow of Monroe. Naomi Smith of King's High School
Prep Sports Weekly, Thursday, May 21, 2020. Another show where we practice "social distancing." SEGMENT 1: Luc Violette; Lake Stevens High School graduate and current U.S.A. Curling team member. SEGMENT 2: Kevin Brown; former Everett Herald Sports Editor. SEGMENT 3: Brooke Jordan; Archbishop Murphy senior softball player and heading to play at Seattle University. SEGMENT 4: Jaxon Roberts; Cascade senior swimmer heading to Chapman University (Orange CA) to try out for the water polo team. U.S.A. Curling team member Luc Violette from Lake Stevens; with girlfriend Peyton Former Everett Herald Sports Editor Kevin... Read More.
Congratulations to our KRKO Radio Russell and Hill Male Athlete of the Month for April 2020, Owen Bishop of the Arlington High School Class of 2020. Owen was the Western Conference Baseball Player of the Year in 2019, and was expected to repeat in 2020. An outstanding pitcher and outfielder; his pitching stats last year: 8-0 with a 0.68 ERA; 85 strikeouts in 51 2/3 innings and ops batting average of .136. Offensively, Owen had a .429 batting average and had 12 stolen bases. Except for the COVID-19 Pandemic interruption, he would have been a 4-year starter. Arlington's record during... Read More.
Congratulations to our KRKO Radio Russell and Hill Female Athlete of the Month for April 2020, Emilie Henningsen of the Glacier Peak High School Class of 2020. Emilie is heading to the University of Oregon to join their top-ranked Acrobatics & Tumbling Team. The Ducks won 4 consecutive National Championships from 2011-2014. Emilie was originally a gymnast with Cascade Elite Gymnastics where she attained Level 10 status. She spent the last two years competing for Connect Cheer Northwest out of Bellevue and competed in the National Championships in Orlando last year and was scheduled to compete... Read More.
Prep Sports Weekly; another quarantine edition for Thursday, May 14, 2020. We talk with Jackson Baseball player (and future Washington Husky) Case Matter. Another Husky, Softball player (and former Snohomish Panther) Sami Reynolds joins her aunt, and current Snohomish Softball coach Patti Lande on the show. Then it's Track & Field with Everett's Katie Nelson and Cascade's Jayden White; and finally the District Champion Boys Tennis Doubles team Tyler Cochran and Ethan Hoglund. Jackson Baseball Player Case Matter Washington Huskies Softball Player Sami Reynolds Snohomish Softball Coach Patti Lande