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                                Mercer Island boys swim team head coach Evan Moline, who is in his second season leading the Islanders program, graduated from Mercer Island High School in 2011. The 24-year-old Moline is a graduate of Washington State University.

Islanders swim team is striving for a state title

Expectations never waver for the Mercer Island boys swim team in the pool. During the 2016-17 season, the Islanders captured third place at the Class… Continue reading

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                                Mercer Island boys swim team head coach Evan Moline, who is in his second season leading the Islanders program, graduated from Mercer Island High School in 2011. The 24-year-old Moline is a graduate of Washington State University.
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                                Mercer Island girls basketball player Claire Mansfield, left, leaps into the air while playing defense in the Class 3A state championship game in March 2017.

Mansfield is a senior leader for Mercer Island on the hardwood

Nine months ago Mercer Island girls basketball player Claire Mansfield proved pressure situations don’t faze her on the hardwood. Mansfield sunk four free throws in… Continue reading

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                                Mercer Island girls basketball player Claire Mansfield, left, leaps into the air while playing defense in the Class 3A state championship game in March 2017.
Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
                                The Mercer Island girls soccer team won its first ever state championship courtesy of a 4-1 win against the Stadium Tigers on Nov. 18 at Sparks Stadium in Puyallup.

Mercer Island earns first-ever girls state soccer championship

Mercer Island dominated in a 4-1 win against the Stadium Tigers on Nov. 18 in Puyallup.

Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
                                The Mercer Island girls soccer team won its first ever state championship courtesy of a 4-1 win against the Stadium Tigers on Nov. 18 at Sparks Stadium in Puyallup.

Mercer Island football program is on the rise

Not even a 55-21 loss to the O’Dea Fighting Irish in the first round of the Class 3A state football playoffs could put a damper… Continue reading

Islanders register monumental victory in state playoff game

Mercer Island senior midfielder Kendall Riley blocked out all the noise and was completely focused before completing one of the most memorable plays of her… Continue reading

Islanders football squad clinches berth in state playoffs

The Mercer Island Islanders football program attained one of its biggest goals in a road playoff tilt this past weekend. The Islanders defeated the Kelso… Continue reading

Islanders volleyball team clinches spot at state tournament

With a berth in the Class 3A state volleyball tournament on the line, the Mercer Island Islanders came through in the clutch against their biggest… Continue reading

Preparation drives Mercer Island’s Pearse in the pool

Mercer Island junior swimmer Annie Pearse loves swimming as fast as she possibly can in the pool. Pearse, who captured seventh place in the 50… Continue reading

Mulflur is thriving as Mercer Island’s middle linebacker

Mercer Island junior middle linebacker William Mulflur had never played in an organized football game until he took the field for the Islanders’ season opener… Continue reading

Hamilton is a senior leader for the Islanders

Consistency has defined Mercer Island volleyball player Adara Hamilton ever since her freshman year of high school in 2014-15. Hamilton made the Islanders’ varsity team… Continue reading

Islanders sweep Kangaroos on senior night

The Mercer Island Islanders girls volleyball team put on a show for their hometown fans in the final regular season home match of the 2017… Continue reading

Wolverines defeat Islanders in rivalry contest on gridiron

Bellevue Wolverines senior running back Isaiah Ifanse was an unstoppable force against the Mercer Island Islanders in a Class 3A KingCo rivalry matchup. Ifanse scored… Continue reading

Mercer Island girls swim team is undefeated in KingCo 3A action

The Mercer Island girls swim team has undoubtedly been one of the top teams in the entire KingCo 3A League in the pool during the… Continue reading

Mercer Island soccer team gets back on track

The Mercer Island girls soccer team couldn’t wait to get back on the field after suffering their first loss of the 2017 season. The Islanders,… Continue reading

Second half surge propels Islanders to victory

Second half dominance was the difference for the Mercer Island football team in their KingCo 3A matchup on the road against the Interlake Saints. Interlake… Continue reading

Mercer Island dominates Liberty on volleyball court

Mercer Island senior volleyball player Adara Hamilton was a dominant force in a KingCo 3A/2A matchup against the Liberty Patriots on Sept. 27. Hamilton, who… Continue reading

Islanders conquer rival Wolverines in volleyball showdown

The Mercer Island Islanders girls volleyball team undoubtedly had Sept. 20 circled on their calendar before practice sessions kicked off in late August. Mercer Island… Continue reading

Islanders remain undefeated, shutout Totems

A perfect record is still completely intact for the Mercer Island Islanders girls soccer team. Mercer Island registered a 3-0 victory against the Sammamish Totems… Continue reading

Hiking through the wilderness is a fantastic summer activity

The summer is slowly coming to a close with each passing day, as fall is on the immediate horizon. It has been an abnormally sizzling… Continue reading

Mercer Island sweeps Saints in KingCo 3A volleyball contest

The Mercer Island girls volleyball team made a statement in the first KingCo 3A matchup of the 2017 season on their home court in front… Continue reading