Prep girls basketball: Hawks dominate Marauders

With a stellar defensive effort — even holding their opponent scoreless in the first quarter — the Mountlake Terrace Hawks overwhelmed the Mariner Marauders 56-30 in a Wesco League non-conference contest played Thursday at Mariner High School. It was the second straight season that the Hawks held the Marauders to 30 points or less in…

Prep boys basketball: Anyimah scores 20 as Hawks beat Monroe

Two juniors and a sophomore led the way for Mountlake Terrace as the Hawks pulled away and defeated the Monroe Bearcats 63-50 in a Wesco League non-conference boys basketball game played Wednesday at Monroe High School. Sophomore Jeffrey Anyimah scored 20 points in the contest for the Hawks; juniors Robbie Baringer and Jace Breakfield tallied…

Reminder: MTHS holiday concerts set for Dec. 12, 17

The Mountlake Terrace High School Music Department is presenting a pair of upcoming concerts sure to bring some holiday cheer to all. The MTHS jazz bands take the stage on Thursday, Dec. 12, for a concert full of seasonal music. The event is set for the school’s theater starting at 7 p.m. On Tuesday, Dec….

Prep girls basketball: Hawks dominate Bruins in 58-16 win

The Mountlake Terrace Hawks scored the first 14 points of the game and were never challenged in a 58-16 blowout of the Cascade Bruins in a non-conference girls basketball contest played Tuesday at Mountlake Terrace High School. The 42-point victory was the largest winning margin for a Terrace girls basketball squad since Jan. 10, 2014,…

Prep wrestling: Hawks compete in White River Classic

Six Mountlake Terrace Hawks had their hands full as they traveled to Buckley to compete at the White River Classic, a multi-team wrestling tournament, on Saturday. The six Hawks — Seraphim Treperinas, Caden Connors, James Fletcher, Tyler Ekse, Dylan Breuer and Kadin Hixon — collectively went 1-13 in individual matches against the tough field of…

Prep wrestling: Hawks lose to Royals, Bruins in season opener

The Mountlake Terrace Hawks opened their 2019-2020 wrestling season with a pair of team losses in duals staged at Lynnwood High School on Friday. The shorthanded Hawks were only able to suit up seven wrestlers on Friday. Prep Wrestling: Mountlake Terrace vs. Jackson, Cascade; Dec. 6 Jackson 63 – Mountlake Terrace 11 106 — Sam…

Prep boys basketball: Hawks beat Storm in season opener

  The Mountlake Terrace Hawks have always prided themselves on playing hard-nosed defense. In their 2019-2020 season opener on Thursday, the Hawks used a strong defensive effort early — allowing just five points in the first quarter to the visiting Squalicum Storm. They then rode that start to a 76-55 non-league win at Mountlake Terrace High…

Prep girls basketball: Rams down Hawks in non-league season opener

A hot-shooting Latajea Reynolds and a suffocating Ingraham Rams’ zone defense doomed the Mountlake Terrace Hawks in the 2019-2020 girls basketball season opener for both teams on Tuesday; the Hawks were defeated 40-25 by the visiting Rams in the matchup played at Mountlake Terrace High School. Terrace could only muster three points in the first…

Boys basketball preview: Senior teammates prepared to lead young Hawks team

Mountlake Terrace Hawk seniors Mason Christianson and Bradey Blackmer have been friends and basketball teammates since the seventh grade — the two even live five houses from each other in Mountlake Terrace. Now they are preparing for a final challenge together: leading the Hawks’ 2019-2020 boys basketball team. “We’ve known that this day (would come)…

Prep girls basketball preview: Hawks ready for fresh start with new coach

Mountlake Terrace junior Kaiya Beavins has seen her share of girls’ basketball coaches at the school, all of whom were ineffectual in turning around a weak program. But for the 2019-2020 season, Beavins senses something different with the newest Hawks coach. “I’m very excited for this year,” Beavins said. “This is going to be very…

Ten Hawks receive All-Conference NW League football honors

Ten Mountlake Terrace Hawks have received All-Conference football honors as the Northwest League has announced their 2019 2A postseason awards. Senior Noah Thompson led Terrace with four first team selections; other Hawks to receive All-Conference nods were seniors Dylan Breuer, Brett Burrows, Dylan John, Seydou Traore; juniors Ethan Dunne, Jai Nath and Jordan Sims; and…

MTHS grad Ryan Sells to lead Hawks baseball program

Mountlake Terrace High School has named a replacement for long-time baseball coach Andrew Watters, and it happens to be one of Watters’ former players. Ryan Sells, a 2009 MTHS graduate and All-Wesco League First Team baseball selectee during his senior year, is now the new head coach of the Hawks’ baseball program. Sells, who played…

MTHS winter sports season launched during Jam Session XXVI

A big turnout of Mountlake Terrace Hawk alumni and basketball fans enjoyed a night of hoops on Tuesday at Jam Session XXVI, the tipoff for the winter sports season at Terrace. Intrasquad scrimmages of the Hawks’ boys and girls varsity basketball teams, an alumni hoops game, a Terrace wrestling exhibition match, a performance by the…

Tuesday: 26th annual Jam Session comes to MTHS

Hawk spirit will be flying high as the basketball teams of Mountlake Terrace High School take to the court for their 26th annual Jam Session on Tuesday, Nov. 26. Jam Session is the traditional start of the prep basketball season at Mountlake Terrace as the boys varsity, the girls varsity and alumni of the Hawks’…

Mountlake Terrace HS athletes selected for All-Wesco honors

Wesco League coaches have made their picks for the 2019 fall season all-league honors with a number of Edmonds School District student athletes nods. Here are the All-Wesco League selections from the Mountlake Terrace Hawks. (Since Terrace played football in the 2A Northwest Conference, those all-league selections will be announced separately.) Boys Cross Country First…

Sonko, Schaab featured MTHS Booster Club athletes for November

Bailey Sonko and Kevin Schaab are being featured this month on the Mountlake Terrace High School Athlete Highlights posters on display around the community. Sonko was a center back for the Hawks’ girls soccer team that recently completed their 2019 season; Schaab was a member of the 2019 Hawks’ boys tennis team. “Bailey is my…

Hawks assistant coach to be inducted into state basketball coaches hall of fame

Mountlake Terrace Hawks’ assistant coach and former Meadowdale Mavericks’ head coach Greg Wirtz will be inducted into the Washington Interscholastic Basketball Coaches Association (WIBCA) Hall of Fame at the group’s 45th annual banquet scheduled to take place in July 2020 in Mountlake Terrace. Wirtz, a 1973 graduate of Meadowdale, has been coaching basketball in the…

Prep girls swim: Hawks place 19th in state 2A meet

The Mountlake Terrace Hawks girls brought home their best results in years from the WIAA State Girls Swimming & Diving Championships, held Friday and Saturday at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way. The Hawks placed 19th as a team in the 2A team standings, up from the 22nd place that the 2012 squad…

Prep girls swim: Hawks to compete in state championships this weekend

Swimmers from Mountlake Terrace, Meadowdale and Edmonds-Woodway high schools will seek glory and medals this week at the WIAA State Girls Swimming & Diving Championships taking place at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way. The event is set for Friday and Saturday, Nov. 15 and 16. Terrace swimmers will compete in the 1A/2A…

Hawk cheer co-captain Bella Garcia named MTHS Athlete of Week

Senior cheer co-captain Bella Garcia has been selected as the final Mountlake Terrace Hawks’ Athlete of the Week for the fall sports season. Garcia, a three-year member of the MTHS cheer squad, was picked for the honor by Hawks’ cheer Coach Jessica Ellersick. “She’s a positive leader, always willing to push hard at practice and…

Prep football: Hawks finish season with win over Royals

Adopting a collegiate postseason mindset for motivation, a spirited Mountlake Terrace Hawks jumped on the Lynnwood Royals early and then rode that high to a 30-13 victory in the 2019 football season finale for both teams on Thursday. Terrace reached the end zone on each of its first two possessions to build a 14-0 lead…

Prep volleyball: Hawks season ends with loss to Cubs

After winning four of their previous six matches, the Mountlake Terrace Hawks entered the District 1/2 2A Volleyball Tournament with some momentum. But that push ran into a pair of Sedro-Woolley Cubs that would not be bowled over on Tuesday. Junior Claire Hindman and sophomore Jamie Bartok led the Cubs to a heartstopping 3-2 (25-21,…

Prep volleyball preview: Hawks to meet Cubs in postseason match Tuesday

The Mountlake Terrace Hawks have completed their 2019 regular season volleyball schedule with two significant changes from 2018 — victories and an opportunity to compete in upcoming postseason tournament play. The Hawks are the No. 8 seed in the District 1/2 2A Volleyball Tournament and will host the No. 9 seed Sedro-Woolley Cubs on Tuesday,…