Sports

Contributed photo/2021 Lopez High School Soccer team

Lobos soccer team is ready!

Submitted by Mycah Kraushaar. The Lopez Lobos high school soccer program is…

  • Sep 22nd, 2021

 

Contributed photo/Lopez midfielder Leah Armstrong fights for the ball against a Providence Christian player in the Lobos’ home opener, Sept. 9.

Lopez soccer is back!

Submitted by Gene Helfman. With a large and enthusiastic crowd in attendance,…

  • Sep 21st, 2021

 

Contributed photo/Lopez High School's 2021 Volleyball team

Lobos Volleyball team is ready for the season

Submitted by Karrie Warner. Let me introduce myself, my name is Karrie…

  • Sep 20th, 2021

 

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Gavin Goodrich (#2) takes a pick-off throw at first base in a game against Orcas, April 2015.

Lopez Lobos sports rewind | Gavin Goodrich

By Gene Helfman Special to the Weekly Gavin Goodrich is currently a…

  • Apr 9th, 2021
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Gavin Goodrich (#2) takes a pick-off throw at first base in a game against Orcas, April 2015.
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Sarah Reeve hits a long iron on the ninth hole at Lopez in a match against Friday Harbor in April 2012.

Lopez Lobos sports rewind | Sarah Reeve

By Gene Helfman Special to the Weekly Sarah Reeve graduated from Colorado…

  • Mar 30th, 2021
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Sarah Reeve hits a long iron on the ninth hole at Lopez in a match against Friday Harbor in April 2012.
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Derek Cram drives off the sixth tee at the Lopez Golf Course, March 2011.

Lopez Lobos Sports Rewind | Derek Cram

By Gene Helfman Special to The Weekly Derek Cram attended Rollins College…

  • Mar 19th, 2021
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Derek Cram drives off the sixth tee at the Lopez Golf Course, March 2011.
In order of left to right: Phoebe McGown; Lucy McGown; Lily Stovall; Valentina Rendon; Coach Richard Tetu; Jacob Sanford; Kyle Kinney; Brandon Kinney; Zachary Sanford; Simon Rosevear; Levi McClerren; Andrew Auckland; and Ananda Velo. Not pictured are: Morgen Limbach; Freda Kvistad; Kate Auckland; and Hannah Roberson.

Winning high school golfers adapt to life without competition

For a group of students on Lopez, the pandemic has not only…

  • Mar 19th, 2021
In order of left to right: Phoebe McGown; Lucy McGown; Lily Stovall; Valentina Rendon; Coach Richard Tetu; Jacob Sanford; Kyle Kinney; Brandon Kinney; Zachary Sanford; Simon Rosevear; Levi McClerren; Andrew Auckland; and Ananda Velo. Not pictured are: Morgen Limbach; Freda Kvistad; Kate Auckland; and Hannah Roberson.
Emmett Lawrence anchors the championship Lopez 4x400 relay team at a meet at Friday Harbor, March 2011.

Lopez Lobos sports rewind

by Gene Helfman Special to the Weekly Emmett Lawrence attended Lewis and…

  • Mar 10th, 2021
Emmett Lawrence anchors the championship Lopez 4x400 relay team at a meet at Friday Harbor, March 2011.
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Clara Ewert (foreground) and Erin Wilbur compete stride-for-stride in the 880-yard run — the toughest race in track — during a Lopez meet in April 2011.

Lopez sports rewind

Clara Ewert graduated from St. Edwards University in Austin, Texas, in 2015…

  • Mar 3rd, 2021
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Clara Ewert (foreground) and Erin Wilbur compete stride-for-stride in the 880-yard run — the toughest race in track — during a Lopez meet in April 2011.
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Lopez sports rewind

By Gene Helfman Special to the Weekly Solomon Bill sprints to the…

  • Feb 25th, 2021
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By Gene Helfman Special to The Weekly Marina Steinbrueck attended Central Washington…

  • Feb 16th, 2021
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Lopez sports rewind

Alumni athletes - where are they now?

  • Feb 3rd, 2021
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Lopez sports rewind

Submitted by Mindy Knold Richardson, Leif (Erik’s) proud great Auntie on Lopez…

  • Jan 19th, 2021
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Lopez sports rewind

Alumni athletes - where are they now?

  • Jan 14th, 2021
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By Gene Helfman Special to the Weekly Samantha Swanson fights for a…

  • Jan 9th, 2021
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By Gene Helfman Special to the Weekly Fletcher Moore defends the Lopez…

  • Jan 1st, 2021
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In the volleyball photo, Miriam Drahn (left) and Andrea Rendon (right) return…

  • Nov 28th, 2020
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Lopez sports rewind

Alumni athletes - where are they now?

  • Nov 19th, 2020
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Alumni athletes - where are they now?

  • Nov 16th, 2020
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Alumni athletes - where are they now?

  • Nov 11th, 2020
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Alumni athletes - where are they now?

  • Nov 4th, 2020
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Alumni athletes - where are they now?

  • Oct 20th, 2020
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Alumni athletes - where are they now?

  • Oct 16th, 2020
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Alumni athletes - where are they now?

  • Oct 7th, 2020
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Lopez Lobos sports rewind

Lopez Lobos sports rewind

Alumni athletes - where are they now?

  • Oct 2nd, 2020
Lopez Lobos sports rewind

WIAA modifies high school sports seasons

The 2020-21 school year will feature four shortened athletic seasons as opposed to the typical three.

Marysville Pilchuck’s Dillon Kuk carries the ball with Prairie’s Ian Davis trailing during a playoff game on Nov. 15, 2019, at Quil Ceda Stadium in Marysville. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

WIAA delays start of fall high school sports season

Football practices are now scheduled to start Sept. 5 and all other fall sports will begin Sept. 7.

  • Jul 14th, 2020
Marysville Pilchuck’s Dillon Kuk carries the ball with Prairie’s Ian Davis trailing during a playoff game on Nov. 15, 2019, at Quil Ceda Stadium in Marysville. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Fresh potential for track team

Fresh potential for track team

*UPDATE: ALL SPORTS HAVE BEEN CANCELED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS* Spring sports began…

  • Mar 17th, 2020
Fresh potential for track team

2020 golf team shows great promise

*UPDATE: ALL SPORTS HAVE BEEN CANCELED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS* Submitted by coach…

  • Mar 17th, 2020
Two wins for Lopez basketball

Two wins for Lopez basketball

Submitted by Gene Helfman With only a third of the season remaining,…

  • Jan 30th, 2020
Two wins for Lopez basketball
Lopez basketball off to a good start

Lopez basketball off to a good start

Submitted by Gene Helfman Men and women opened the 2019-2020 season against…

  • Dec 17th, 2019
Lopez basketball off to a good start
Lady Lobos girls basketball new season new leadership

Lady Lobos girls basketball new season new leadership

Lopez Lady Lobos basketball takes to the court this winter with five…

  • Dec 15th, 2019
Lady Lobos girls basketball new season new leadership
Lobos boys basketball begins season in Friday Harbor

Lobos boys basketball begins season in Friday Harbor

Head Coach M.R. Buffum returns to lead the boys team this season.…

  • Dec 13th, 2019
Lobos boys basketball begins season in Friday Harbor
Volleyball has a bright future

Volleyball has a bright future

Submitted by Marina Steinbrueck This season is going to be a load…

  • Sep 23rd, 2019
Volleyball has a bright future
Soccer season takes off

Soccer season takes off

Submitted by Marina Steinbrueck The upcoming high school soccer season for the…

  • Sep 22nd, 2019
Soccer season takes off
Reflecting on the 2019 golf season

Reflecting on the 2019 golf season

Submitted by Richard Têtu Having just returned from the state tournament in…

  • Jun 6th, 2019
Reflecting on the 2019 golf season
Golfers wrap up season of success

Golfers wrap up season of success

Submitted by Gene Helfman The Lobos golf team has finished regular season…

  • May 21st, 2019
Golfers wrap up season of success
Contributed photo/Gene Helfman                                Leah Armstrong finishes ahead of the field in the 800-meter run at the Mount Vernon Christian track meet April 18<sup></sup>. Armstrong’s time of 2:37.89 is the fourth fastest in the league this year.

Lopez track team shines in the rain

Submitted by Gene Helfman A general rule of athletics is to practice…

  • May 1st, 2019
Contributed photo/Gene Helfman                                Leah Armstrong finishes ahead of the field in the 800-meter run at the Mount Vernon Christian track meet April 18<sup></sup>. Armstrong’s time of 2:37.89 is the fourth fastest in the league this year.
Contributed photo/ Gene Helfman photo                                Left: Siri Dye (22) and Shayna Gruenwald (11) go up to block a shot against Shoreline Christian as Quinn Dye (20) and Grace Zoerb (4) look on. Right: Reese Hamilton (24) brings down a rebound as Lichen Johnson (5) and Quinn Steckler look on. Both Lopez teams were victorious.

Basketball off to good start

Submitted by Gene Helfman Special to the Sounder Both girls and boys…

  • Dec 16th, 2018
Contributed photo/ Gene Helfman photo                                Left: Siri Dye (22) and Shayna Gruenwald (11) go up to block a shot against Shoreline Christian as Quinn Dye (20) and Grace Zoerb (4) look on. Right: Reese Hamilton (24) brings down a rebound as Lichen Johnson (5) and Quinn Steckler look on. Both Lopez teams were victorious.
Lopez soccer in a close loss

Lopez soccer in a close loss

Submitted by Gene Helfman The Friday Harbor Wolverines brought their 5-0 record…

  • Oct 15th, 2018
Lopez soccer in a close loss