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Boys basketball cruises past Liberty, girls pick up their first win of the season | Mercer Island prep basketball recap

Boys basketball: The Mercer Island boys team improved to 2-1 on the new season with a 65-49 victory over the Liberty Patriots (2-2) on Dec.… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2019

Mercer Island basketball teams hit the hardwood

The Islanders boys and girls basketball season began on the road against Issaquah on Dec. 3.

Mercer Island wrestlers ready to tilt

The Islanders have a mixture of fresh faces and experienced veterans as they embark on new season.

Mercer Island boys water polo finishes sixth at state tournament

By CHRIS VACCA Special to the Reporter The Mercer Island boys water polo team entered as the No. 5 seed in the Washington state water… Continue reading

  • Nov 21, 2019

Mercer Island football players snag all-league honors

Several Mercer Island football players received 2A/3A KingCo all-league honors for the 2019 season. Mercer Island defensive coordinator Gary Shavey was also named the assistant… Continue reading

  • Nov 21, 2019

Amateur tennis team from Mercer Island wins national championship at California tournament

Play2Nguyen, an amateur tennis team from Mercer Island, won the 4.5 division championship at the 2019 World TeamTennis Rec League Nationals from Nov. 1-3 in… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2019

Islanders finish strong at state

The Mercer Island swim and dive team finishes fourth at state meet on Nov. 16.

Mercer Island gymnastics tumbling into new season

The Islanders will be led by new head coach Olivia Harvey.

Soccer players receive all-league honors, Pettigrew competes at state cross-country meet | Mercer Island prep sports roundup

Girls soccer: The Mercer Island girls soccer team had four players named to the 2A/3A KingCo girls soccer all-league team. The two first-team selections were… Continue reading

  • Nov 15, 2019

Mercer Island swim and dive finishes third at district meet

The Mercer Island girls swim and dive team finished third at the Sea-King district championships on Nov. 9 at Mary Wayte Pool. The team was… Continue reading

  • Nov 15, 2019

Football results: Week 10

Following are the prep football results from Nov. 7-8 for the teams the Reporter and Record newspapers cover: —————— Bothell 52 Auburn-Riverside 19 ———— Bellevue… Continue reading

  • Nov 9, 2019

Mercer Island volleyball season ends with loss to Lake Washington

The Islanders lost 3-2 in a loser-out 3A KingCo tournament game on Nov. 7.

Mercer Island boys water polo team ends regular season on a high note

The Islanders begin their postseason with a state tournament match against Newport on Nov. 14.

  • Nov 8, 2019

Mercer Island boys tennis has success at league tournament, doubles team moves on to districts

The Mercer Island boys tennis team will send Andrew Kaelin and Jack Mattox to the district tournament after they placed second in doubles at the… Continue reading

  • Nov 5, 2019

Mercer Island football changing the feel of rivalry game against Bellevue

Despite a 53-14 loss to the Wolverines, head coach Ed Slezinger said his team played with fire.

Football results: Week 9

Following are the prep football results from Oct. 31-Nov. 2 for the teams the Reporter and Record newspapers cover: —————— Bothell 47 Eastlake 24 ———… Continue reading

  • Nov 3, 2019

Islanders head into league tournament after 3-0 loss to Wolverines

The Mercer Island girls soccer team (4-9-3) wrapped up its regular season with a 3-0 loss to the Bellevue Wolverines (8-4-3) on Oct. 31. Bellevue… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2019

Sports leadership event will feature athletes talking about helping their community

OurMilitary.com is presenting a Sports, Leadership and Community event from 6-7:30 p.m. on Nov. 17 at Mercer Island High School. A panel hosted by ESPN’s… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2019

Mercer Island volleyball finishes strong to beat Bellevue

The Islanders won 3-2 against the Wolverines in final regular-season game.

Football results: Week 8

Following are the prep football results from Oct. 24-26 for the teams the Reporter and Record newspapers cover: **Some games were reported as cancelled with… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2019