The Mercer Island girls basketball team lost in the consolation round of the 3A girls state basketball tournament to Spokane’s University High School, 48-41 Friday, March 7 at the Tacoma Dome.
The Mercer Island girls basketball team lost its 3A quarterfinal matchup to the Rams, 58-33 Thursday, March 6 at the Tacoma Dome.
After trailing throughout most of Saturday's regional round game, the Mercer Island girls basketball team hung around to prevail in overtime, beating the Glacier Peak Grizzlies 59-55 at Everett Community College.
Despite rallying from a 16-point deficit, Mercer Island's upset bid comes up short against Rainier Beach, as the Islanders lost to the Vikings, 61-55.
In the U-17 finals Sunday, Feb. 23, Eastside FC 96 Red beat PacNW 96 Maroon, 3-2. The game was played at Starfire Sports in Tukwila.
The Washington Interscholastic Basketball Coaches Association (WIBCA) released a statement Friday, Feb. 28 in response to the WIAA's decision to allow one high school to play in the tournament.
Fighting for postseason survival in their second lose-out game in two days, Mercer Island beat Seattle Prep 48-41 Saturday, Feb. 22 at Bellevue College.
Six Mercer Island wrestlers competed in the 26th annual Mat Classic state tournament.
Mercer Island had five members of the gymnastics team compete individually in the state gymnastics meet Friday, Feb. 21 at the Tacoma Dome.
Despite rally, Lady Islanders can’t catch Bishop Blanchet in third-place game.
For the first time since 2011, the Mercer Island boys swim and dive team are 3A state champs.
The Islanders will face Seattle Prep Saturday with a regional berth at stake.
Despite a strong opening against the reigning 3A state champs, the Mercer Island girls basketball team succumbed to the defense of the Cleveland Eagles, losing to the Eagles 57-31.
Islander girls fight off late rally, Fighting Irish defense stifles Mercer Island boys
The Mercer Island swim and dive team added another title to their collection this weekend, winning the 3A Sea-King District 2 championship Saturday, Feb. 15 at Mary Wayte Pool.
Five Mercer Island gymnasts advanced to the gymnastics state championships.
The Mercer Island High School wrestling team had six wrestlers advance to the Mat Classic state tournament.
Four Islander Middle School 7th graders traveled with the Eastside FC Girls U13 Red soccer team to Las Vegas, Nev. on Jan. 24th to compete in the Western College Development Association (WCDA) Silver State tournament.
Students at Islander Middle School had a chance to learn the game of rugby last week from some of the best players in the business. The school was host to Serevi Rugby for a two-day demonstration on the sport.