Shaun Scott

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

Turk towers above his opponents in the trenches

The most important position on the football field never touches the ball for Mercer Island. Mercer Island left tackle Aksel Turk, who protects senior quarterback… Continue reading

Islanders football squad focuses on the details

Mercer Island head football coach Ed Slezinger knows how important special teams are in order to have success on the gridiron. Slezinger, who is in… Continue reading

Cohen is back on the gridiron with the Bulldogs

Ben Cohen figured his football career had come to a close following the final high school football game with Mercer Island in the fall of… Continue reading

Hitting the waves was an enjoyable experience

Traveling is one of my favorite pastimes. In early August, I had the opportunity to visit Aliso Viejo, California for a visit with my childhood… Continue reading

Miller makes big-time plays for Mercer Island

Cole Miller turned in a sensational season as a sophomore in 2016 on the gridiron. Miller, who has played football since he was 7 years… Continue reading

Signal caller Nayar leads Islanders

Mercer Islanders senior quarterback Nikhil Nayar hasn’t spent his summer vacationing and lounging in the glare of the summer sunshine. Nayer, who has been lifting… Continue reading

Mercer Island lacrosse program to make trip to Russia

Members of the Mercer Island boys lacrosse team will partake in a trip of a lifetime this summer overseas. The Islanders, who captured second place… Continue reading

Slezinger to lead Mercer Island’s football program

A new face will be patrolling the sidelines on the gridiron this fall as the face of Mercer Island’s football program. Ed Slezinger, who was… Continue reading

Meek will play collegiate soccer for the Huskies

Throughout Mercer Island 2017 graduate Lucas Meek’s childhood he regularly attended the University of Washington men’s soccer games. This fall he will no longer be… Continue reading

Islanders to compete in coveted tournament in Spain

The Mercer Island Islanders boys soccer team will travel more than 5,100 miles to compete in one of the most prestigious soccer tournaments on the… Continue reading

A stroll down memory lane

Certain holidays can create a tidal wave of memories that can rush back to a person like a hurricane. Each year, the Fourth of July… Continue reading

Mercer Island hoop camps are on the horizon this summer

Youthful basketball players looking to hone their hardwood skills on Mercer Island will have an opportunity to gain a sizable amount of knowledge during the… Continue reading

Mercer Island girls hoops camp is on the horizon

Youthful girls basketball players will have the opportunity to gain immense knowledge and instruction from the members of the 2017 Class 3A girls basketball state… Continue reading