Our final show of the 2020-2021 school year. Segment #1 featured Arlington High School Class of 2014 student alum Ryan Walker. Walker is currently a pitcher in the San Francisco Giants organization and playing for the Eugene Emeralds, who are in town this week to take on the Everett Aqua Sox. We also surprised Walker with a special appearance from his high school baseball coach, Scott Striegel. Segment #2 was an interview with Mountlake Terrace High School Boys Basketball Head Coach Nalin Sood and his stepson Robbie Baringer, a three year player on the Hawks... Read More.
Prep Sports Weekly for Monday May 31, 2021 included four segments featuring winter sports coaches and one player who tied a basketball school scoring record last Thursday. Mariner Marauders Boys Basketball Head Coach Tevin Dillon was on the opening segment. The Marauders are undefeated after seven games this season, including a 64-36 win over Glacier Peak on Thursday night. Lakewood Cougars Boys Basketball Head Coach Anthony Wiederkehr and LHS player Shae Dixon were featured on the second segment. The Cougars are off to a 5-1 start to their season and Dixon tied a 32 year old... Read More.
Wesco basketball was the theme on Prep Sports Weekly for Monday May 24, 2021 as we had an opportunity to talk with four different head coaches. Lake Stevens Boys Basketball Head Coach Mark Hein was on during the opening segment and talked about his players, coaches and their 2-1 start to the season, including a come from behind victory over Stanwood on Friday night. Arlington Girls Basketball Coach Joe Marsh provided us with insight into his team and spoke about his six returning seniors from the team that finished 3rd at state last year. Glacier Peak Boys... Read More.
Prep Sports Weekly for Monday May 17, 2021 covered Boys Swimming, Football and Boys Basketball. Segment 1 featured Kamiak Boys and Girls Swimming Head Coach Chris Erickson. Erickson gave us a general update on what swimming meets are looking like during Stage 3 and also talked about his star swimmers, twins Vlad and Slava Gilszmer as well as the other key members of the team. Ryland Spencer of Cascadia Preps talked about all things high school football in segment 2. Topics ranged from the Cleats vs Cancer game that took place over the weekend, some... Read More.
Prep Sports Weekly for May 10, 2021 had us saying goodbye to the Spring Sports season and hello to Winter sports (as crazy as that sounds). Our first two segments reviewed seasons that just concluded and the final two segments for basketball previews. Arlington multi sport athlete junior, Trent Nobach joined the show to talk about his stellar golf season. Trent finished the season as the top Wesco golfer and his Eagles team finished 1st in the Wesco North Division. We also discussed the broken collarbone injury that prematurely ended his... Read More.
Prep Sports Weekly for May 3, 2021 featured a local national champion as we had the opportunity to introduce E-Sports to the show. Lacrosse and golf interviews were also covered. Glacier Peak Boys Lacrosse was the topic of choice for the opening segment. Grizzlies Head Coach Michael Rexrode and players Ryan Black and Daxton Jensen were on together to talk about their lacrosse backgrounds and teammates. The guys then ran off to an evening practice session at which point Daxton's father, Glacier Peak Lacrosse Club Athlete Director Ryan Jensen talked about... Read More.
It’s a special edition of Prep Sports Weekly on Thursday 3/22/18: While they call Snohomish County the “Cradle of Coaches” for football in the 1960s; including such luminaries as Mike Price, Dennis Erickson and Keith Gilbertson Jr. How about Snohomish High School in the late 1980s and their basketball coaches? Head coach Jim Adams planted his “coaching tree,” and in just a four-year span, contributed five successful coaches to high school basketball. On Thursday’s edition of Prep Sports Weekly, hosts Tom Lafferty and Steve Willits will welcome Coach Jim Adams to the studio, along with his protégés: Nate Duchesne... Read More.
Prep Sports Weekly for April 29, 2021 featured five local athletes and two coaches who are currently involved in Spring Sports. Members of the undefeated Jackson Timberwolves baseball team: Zach Ediger (Everett CC), Ryan Contreras (Everett CC) and Evan Canfield (Edmonds CC) joined the show to talk about their season and where they are heading to college. Mariner junior softball pitcher Alexis Slater and her Head Coach, Nathan Beachy, were our interview guests for segment two. Alexis struck out 21 batters in the Marauders 1-0 victory over Lynnwood last week and her 134 strikeouts on the season, currently... Read More.
Prep Sports Weekly for April 22, 2021 featured a handful of the top Class of 2021 Track & Field Athletes from Wesco. We heard from Arlington High School Head Coach Judd Hunter and one of his top performers, Jaden Roskelley. Jaden currently has the best long jump in the state in 2021 and ranks 3rd in the 110 meter hurdles. In segment #2, we spoke to the 2019 3A Girls Shot Put State Champion, Kiana Lino of Shorecrest. Kiana is having another outstanding season as a shot put and discus thrower and... Read More.
Prep Sports Weekly for Thursday April 15th paid tribute to longtime Everett Public Schools Director of Athletics, Robert Polk, who passed away suddenly and unexpectedly last weekend. Segment #1 featured Everett Public School Superintendent Dr. Ian Saltzman and Deputy Superintendent Dr. Peter Scott. We then went from the EPS Administrators to EPS coaches as Jackson High School Boys Basketball Head Coach Steve Johnson and Everett High School/Evergreen Middle School Football/Wrestling/Track & Field Coach Brien Elliott joined us for Segment #2. Two members of the Snohomish County Basketball Officials Association (SCBBO), Garrett Galbreath and... Read More.
Prep Sports Weekly for April 8, 2021 features conversations about the Gonzaga Bulldogs run to the NCAA Championship game, the conclusion of the high school football season and the return of Spring Sports. Segment #1 included a chat with Cameron Van Til of the Everett Herald who talked about his alma mater Gonzaga and the progression of Edmonds native/All American Corey Kispert. Cameron also talked about the Wesco football season and his coverage of last week's Lake Stevens victory over Glacier Peak. Segment #2 featured the hero from last week's Wesco football... Read More.
Prep Sports Weekly for April 1st and we aren't fooling around tonight as we featured five sets of interviews covering five different sports: Tennis, Volleyball, Soccer, Cross Country and Swimming. Segment #1 included an interview with two Snohomish High School Tennis Head Coaches: Ben Doucette (Boys) and Joel Boyer (Girls). In segment #2, we caught up with the Head Coach of the undefeated Mountlake Terrace Girls Volleyball team, Jean Kellogg. We then spoke with Shorewood Thunderbirds Girls Soccer Head Coach Dan Faires and discussed his team's 8-1 season as well as last... Read More.