Shaun Scott

Islanders soccer team earns KingCo title, clinches berth at state tournament

Immediately following the final whistle the Mercer Island Islanders boys soccer team made a beeline for the middle of the field celebrating the most crucial… Continue reading

Islanders display determination, heart in season finale on the softball field

Tears were streaming down the faces of a plethora of Mercer Island girls softball players following the final contest of the 2017 season. The Liberty… Continue reading

Second half surge propels Mercer Island to victory against Bothell

A prolific performance in the second half was the difference for the Mercer Island Islanders boys lacrosse team against the Bothell Cougars. The Islanders, who… Continue reading

Mercer Island dominates Redmond on the diamond

The Mercer Island Islanders baseball team didn’t let a defeat against the arch-rival Bellevue Wolverines keep them down for long. Mercer Island, which lost a… Continue reading

Islanders cruise to victory against the Wolverines

After the first 12 minutes of play the Mercer Island Islanders and Bellevue Wolverines girls lacrosse teams were tied at 2-2. The close contest between… Continue reading

Islanders capture win against Saints on the soccer field

In a contest featuring a downpour of heavy precipitation for the majority of the game, the Mercer Island Islanders boys soccer team earned a monumental… Continue reading

Mercer Island registers convincing victory against Sammamish on the diamond

The Mercer Island Islanders baseball team took care of business against the Sammamish Totems in a Class 3A/2A KingCo contest. The Islanders, who scored a… Continue reading

Mercer Island dominates Sammamish in soccer matchup

Mercer Island Islanders junior Emil Talerman was unstoppable against the Sammamish Totems in a KingCo 3A/2A boys soccer matchup. Talerman, who scored a game-high four… Continue reading

Islanders defeats Wolverines in thriller | Prep softball

Mercer Island Islanders junior softball player Maddie Rowe came up with her only hit of the game when it counted the most against the archrival… Continue reading

Inclement weather conditions are a staple of March

A little more than two weeks ago sportswriters across Washington wrapped up their high school winter sports coverage with the completion of the state basketball… Continue reading

Islanders softball team earns first victory

Things looked bleak for the Mercer Island Islanders girls softball team following the top of the first inning against the Sammamish Totems. Sammamish sent 11… Continue reading

Islanders conquer Saints in KingCo 3A soccer showdown

The Mercer Island Islanders boys soccer team waited nearly 10 months for another opportunity to face the Interlake Saints. Interlake, who captured a 1-0 victory… Continue reading

Islanders nearly complete comeback against Eagles

The Mercer Island boys soccer team just ran out of time against the Issaquah Eagles in a non-league matchup between two prominent high school soccer… Continue reading

Brackmann’s memorable career comes to a close

One of the best basketball players to ever suit up for the Mercer Island girls basketball program recently completed a successful four-year collegiate career on… Continue reading

Father Time is inescapable

In the days leading up to the recent second annual Seattle Seahawks media combine at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center in Renton, I texted King… Continue reading

Islanders earn Class 3A state championship

Pure euphoria was on display following the biggest victory in the history of the Mercer Island High School girls basketball program. The Islanders attained its… Continue reading

Strong fourth quarter propels Islanders to the Class 3A state championship game

The Mercer Island Islanders girls basketball team is just one victory away from a state championship. The Islanders, who trailed the Snohomish Panthers 42-41 at… Continue reading

Islanders advance to Class 3A state semfinals

Mercer Island senior guard Kailee Yan came through when it counted the most in the Class 3A state girls basketball quarterfinals against the Kamiakin Braves.… Continue reading

Islanders lose to Braves in regional playoff game

With 8.7 seconds left in regulation Bishop Blanchet Braves girls basketball player Jadyn Bush hit one of two free throws, giving her team a 48-47… Continue reading

Mercer Island girls basketball team advances to district title game

The Mercer Island Islanders girls basketball team registered a monumental victory against one of the best teams in Washington in the Class 3A 2017 SeaKing… Continue reading