Late-Scheduled Lynden at King’s Becomes a Top Week 1 Game

Late-Scheduled Lynden at King's Becomes a Top Week 1 Game
Earlier this week, the preseason #1 2A Lynden Lions and the 1A #1 King’s Knights were both facing week one byes after both opponents backed out of their respective games. This morning, the teams have agreed to play each other, with Lynden coming down to Shoreline to face King’s at Woolsey Stadium.  The Everett Herald ...

Big News: WIAA Network to Webcast Bellevue/Euless-Trinity Game Tonight

Big News: WIAA Network to Webcast Bellevue/Euless-Trinity Game Tonight
A few minutes ago, the WIAA announced on its Facebook page that the big Bellevue vs. Euless-Trinity, Texas game will be webcast on the WIAA Network. Message boards and Twitter, both in Texas and Washington, have been set, uh, atwitter with requests for the game to be televised in some manner.  Due to the high ...

GSHLFootball.com Goes on Hiatus Comments

GSHLFootball.com Goes on Hiatus
GSHLFootball.com publisher Bryan Levesque has decided to put the site on hiatus for the 2012 season. Paul Valencia at The Columbian has an interview with Bryan. Last month, Levesque sent an email to coaches and athletic directors, explaining that gshlfootball.com was going on a hiatus. He said he has invested more of his own money ...

Earl Barden Classic Coming Up This Saturday [Pics]

Earl Barden Classic Coming Up This Saturday [Pics]
Practices for the annual Earl Barden Classic, the 2A/1A/2B/1B all state game—June 23, 2012, 1:00PM at Zaepfel Stadium—began this week.  The Earl Barden folks put on a fantastic event for both players and fans.  You can get more information at the Earl Barden Facebook page, and we have both East & West rosters posted here. ...

Earl Barden Classic 2012 Rosters — 2A/1A/2B/1B All-State Game Comments

Earl Barden Classic 2012 Rosters — 2A/1A/2B/1B All-State Game
2012 Earl Barden Classic The annual Earl Barden Classic, the 2A/1A/2B/1B all state game, has announced it’s 2012 nominated rosters.  The game will take place on June 23, 2012, 1:00PM at Zaepfel Stadium in Yakima. Head coach for the East is Jeff Bartlow of Waitsburg-Prescott, and Nooksack’s Robb Myhre is the West coach. Players are nominated ...

2011 Washington State Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame Dinner

2011 Washington State Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame Dinner
This past Saturday, the Washington State Football Coaches Association inducted four coaches to the state coaching Hall of Fame.  I had the privilege to attend and took a few pictures and some video of the event. The dinner was held at the Bellevue Hilton and was the closing of the WSFCA Winter Clinic.  Attendees filled the ...

Seattle Seahawks Coach of the Year

The Seahawks concluded their Coach of the Week/Coach of the Year awards prior to Monday Night Football this past week.  Each Coach of the Week was invited to a dinner and presentation prior to the game, and an on-field recognition just before kick off. Lynden’s Curt Kramme was named as Coach of the Year. RENTON, ...

Watch WIAA Semifinals Streaming Online

Watch WIAA Semifinals Streaming Online
The WIAA announced earlier this fall that it would be live streaming state semifinals and finals games for all classifications. WIAANetwork.com is now live, and you can check out the upcoming game listings.  First up is Morton vs. White Pass in the 2B semis.  However it looks like only Westside Tacoma Dome games are up, ...

Lakes vs. Bellevue Webcast on NorthwestPrepReport.com

Dirk Knudsen at NorthwestPrepReport.com is going wall-to-wall with the Bellevue vs. Lakes quarterfinals game (Friday, Nov. 18th, 7:30PM at Lakes) pre-game coverage.  And tomorrow night, WashingtonSportsNetwork.com and NWPR will be webcasting the game live.  Beginning at 6:30 tomorrow night, go here or here to watch the game. The Lakes Football Twitter account says that as many ...

Blaine’s Gobbato Comes up Just Short of Rushing Record in Loss to Cedarcrest

Blaine's Gobbato Comes up Just Short of Rushing Record in Loss to Cedarcrest
Prior to Blaine‘s play-in game last night against Cedarcrest, I thought that Blaine needed to win in order for Mario Gobbato, with 2,283 yards through 9 games, to have a shot at Matthias Wilson‘s 11-man season rushing record of 2,678. Blaine lost, 35-24, and Gobbato did not break the record, but it was so very close. The loss ends Blaine’s season ...