Hawks sports roundup: Volleyball team earns win over Scots

The Mountlake Terrace Hawks volleyball team picked up its first victory of the 2019 season on Monday with a 3-2 win over the Shorecrest Scots in a Wesco League match played at Mountlake Terrace High School. In other Terrace sports on Monday, the Hawks’ boys tennis team fell at home to the Edmonds-Woodway Warriors 5-2…

MTHS athletes Gill-More, Williams highlighted for October

Two cross country seniors are being profiled on the Mountlake Terrace High School Boosters’ October Athlete Highlights posters this month currently on display around Mountlake Terrace. Allie Gill-More and Alex Williams were selected for the honor by Terrace cross country Coach Joel Pearson. While Pearson said it was “with great pleasure” to pick Gill-More and…

Prep cross country: Local runners compete at Nike Hole in the Wall invite

More than 120 teams and hundreds of student athletes — including runners from Lynnwood, Meadowdale and Mountlake Terrace High Schools — competed at one of the largest prep cross country meets in the area on Saturday, the Nike Hole in the Wall Invitational in Lakewood. Leading the way of local runners was Lynnwood Royal Micah…

Prep football: Sims scores five TDs as Hawks beat Turks 41-12

Mountlake Terrace’s Jordan Sims scored five rushing touchdowns to lead the Hawks to a 41-12 thumping of the Sultan Turks in a non-league contest played Friday at Sultan High School. Haedyn Wendt added 1-yard touchdown run in the game’s final minute to finish off the Terrace scoring in the victory. The Hawks (0-1 in 2A…

Hawks sports roundup for Oct. 10

It was a rough day for Mountlake Terrace Hawks teams on Thursday as losses were suffered on the volleyball court and the soccer pitch to the Edmonds-Woodway Warriors and in the pool to the Meadowdale Mavericks. Prep Volleyball: Mountlake Terrace at Edmonds-Woodway, Oct. 10 Edmonds-Woodway 3 – Mountlake Terrace 1 (25-19, 17-25, 25-10, 25-23) Records:…

Bailey Sonko named MTHS Athlete of Week

Junior Bailey Sonko has been named the latest Mountlake Terrace Hawks’ Athlete of the Week by Hawks’ girls soccer Coach Alvin Little and the MTHS Athletic Department. “Bailey’s transition from sophomore year to junior year has been simply amazing,” Little said. “Bailey is my rock on defense: tenacious, physical, strong on the ball, vocal, smart;…

Girls on the Run of Snohomish County raises $55K during recent event

Girls on the Run of Snohomish County raised $55,000 during its recent Sneaker Soirée event. The funds raised will ensure that the program can reach interested girls regardless of their family’s financial status. “Because of our incredible supporters, we get the opportunity to empower more girls in our community to be their best selves and…

Prep cross country: Hawks compete in Yakima’s Sunfair invite

The Mountlake Terrace Hawks cross country teams ventured east of the mountains on Saturday to compete in the 43rd annual Sunfair Invitational in Yakima. The event was made up of 16 separate races over courses of varied length at Franklin Park in Yakima. To view all the results from the 43rd annual Sunfair Invitational, click…

Prep football: Sehome edges Hawks 14-7

After having a bye in the schedule the previous week, the Mountlake Terrace Hawks were well-rested for their Northwest Conference matchup against the Sehome Mariners on Friday. But Sehome took advantage of some big plays and went on to claim a 14-7 victory over the Hawks in a game played at Edmonds Stadium. Junior Jacob Kaepernick…

Hawks sports roundup: Volleyball, girls soccer, swim, boys tennis results for Oct. 3

The Mountlake Terrace Hawks suffered losses on the volleyball court and the soccer pitch on Thursday, but found success on the tennis courts and in the pool. The Arlington Eagles stayed undefeated while the Hawks remained winless in volleyball play after the Eagles defeated Terrace 3-0 (25-14, 25-18, 25-21) in a match played at Mountlake…

Prep boys tennis: Hawks lose to Scots

The Mountlake Terrace Hawks had another rough day on the tennis courts Wednesday as the Hawks’ boys tennis squad lost to the Shorecrest Scots 7-0 in a Wesco League match played at Shoreview Park in Shoreline. Terrace is winless as a team with five matches left in the 2019 season; the next three outings for…

Prep volleyball: Totems defeat Hawks

The Mountlake Terrace Hawks stepped out of Wesco League volleyball play Tuesday to face the KingCo Conference’s Sammamish Totems, but the result was another tough loss for Terrace. The Totems defeated the Hawks 3-1 in a non-league matchup played at Sammamish High School in Bellevue. The Hawks, still looking for their first win of the…

Hawks sports roundup: Volleyball, boys tennis results

After dropping their opening two matches, the Mountlake Terrace Hawks found their stride and won their next three at Saturday’s Reach the Peak Volleyball Tournament held at Glacier Peak High School. Terrace stumbled in matches against Central Kitsap and Eastlake, but then streaked to victories over Lynnwood, Marysville-Getchell and Marysville-Pilchuck to captured the top spot…

Tiffany Vuong named MTHS Athlete of Week

Junior Tiffany Vuong has been named the Mountlake Terrace Hawks’ most-recent selectee for Athlete of the Week honors by the school’s athletic department. Vuong is a member of the Hawks’ girls swim team. “From the beginning of her career with the Lady Hawks, Tiffany has been a swimmer to watch,” said Terrace girls swim coach…

Hawks sports roundup: Cross country, girls soccer results for Sept. 28

The Mountlake Terrace Hawks’ cross country teams competed at Lake Sammamish State Park on Saturday in the Bellevue Cross Country Invite, a unique event that pits ranked runners on their particular team against competitors of equal standing from other squads. Senior Alex Williams led the Hawks with a 19th place finish in the Boys’ Varsity…

Sponsor spotlight: Stay in the game – two fall sports injuries to avoid

Fall sports are back on the calendars of athletes, parents, coaches, and trainers. No matter whose team you are on, everyone wins when athletes stay injury-free. Each season, I team up with Edmonds high school athletic trainers on the sidelines to evaluate players on the field. I also see injured athletes in my clinic when additional…

Prep sports roundup: Hawks host cross country meet at Ballinger Park

Two hundred high school cross country runners criss-crossed through Ballinger Park on Wednesday as the Mountlake Terrace Hawks hosted a four-team Wesco League meet on the 42-acre grounds. Student athletes from Terrace, Snohomish, Lake Stevens and Oak Harbor participated in the event, held on a winding 4,466-meter course through the park. Senior Alex Williams earned…

Hawks sports roundup: Volleyball, girls soccer lose to Panthers

The Mountlake Terrace Hawks were no match for their counterparts from Snohomish on Tuesday as the Hawk volleyball and girls soccer teams were both thumped by the Panthers. The Terrace volleyballers were shutout by Snohomish 3-0 (25-15, 25-16, 25-20) in a Wesco League match played at Snohomish High School. With the victory, the Panthers kept…

Prep boys tennis: Monday’s wet weather postpones matches for all schools

The full slate of local prep boys tennis matches on Monday were washed out as showers over the previous 36 hours left courts too wet to compete on. Dual matches involving Meadowdale, Edmonds-Woodway, Lynnwood and Mountlake Terrace squads were all postponed; three matches were rescheduled for later this week while one may or may not…

MTHS Boosters highlight athletes Garza, Thompson for September

The Mountlake Terrace High School Boosters have announced seniors Lillianna Garza and Noah Thompson as their first Athlete Highlights honorees for the 2019-2020 school year. The Athlete Highlights program, now in its eighth year, honors select Mountlake Terrace Hawk student athletes on a monthly basis and displays profiles of the selectees on posters placed at…

Volleyball’s Kaylee Wagner named MTHS Athlete of Week

The Mountlake Terrace High School Athletic Department has named its first Athlete of the Week for the 2019-2020 school year: senior Kaylee Wagner, an outside hitter on the Hawks’ volleyball team. Wagner has been part of the Terrace volleyball program since her freshman year and has played on the varsity squad as a junior and…

Prep cross country: Williams finishes 8th in Nike Battle of the 509

The Mountlake Terrace Hawks cross country teams crossed the state on Saturday to participate in the third annual Nike Battle of the 509, with one Hawk bringing home a top-10 individual finish. Senior Alex Williams finished eighth among almost 200 runners in the varsity boys race with a time of 15:46.02 over the 5,000 meter…

Prep football: Hawks overwhelm Raiders, 40-0

After two straight games struggling to score points, the Mountlake Terrace Hawks spent the week leading up to their meeting with the Nathan Hale Raiders focused on offensive tactics — both their basic offense and some new plans. The emphasis paid off as the Hawks’ offensive unit overwhelmed the Raiders defense, leading to 40-0 victory…