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Spring is here and so is baseball season

Spring is here and so is baseball season

By Steve Willits

April 3, 2014

Baseball season is here and there is a buzz in the air. The Mariners just concluded a three game sweep over the Angels and Seattle fans suddenly are feeling optimistic that it might be a magical summer over at Safeco Field. Baseball is a nice reminder that spring is here and that the chilly Pacif...

Willits Wednesdays: A Lady Hawks team that will not be soon forgotten

Willits Wednesdays: A Lady Hawks team that will not be soon forgotten

By Steve Willits

March 11, 2014

A very special season came to a sudden end at Mt. Tahoma High School in Tacoma on February 28th. Lincoln defeated Mountlake Terrace 61-59 and with that the Hawks' women's basketball team just barely missed becoming the first team in the school’s history to make it to the state quarterfinals in the Ta...

Lady Hawks history making season comes to an end

Lady Hawks history making season comes to an end

By TK Johnson

March 1, 2014

Friday night, the Mountlake Terrace Lady Hawks lost to the Lincoln Lady Abes, 61-59, in the Regional round of the State Basketball Tournament.  Throughout the first half, Terrace stayed ahead of Lincoln. Going into halftime, the Lady Abes had shortened the gap to 28-26 with the Lady Hawks leading. At the b...

Willits’ Wednesdays: MTHS is a true basketball school this season with both teams just one game away from Tacoma Dome

Photo by TK Johnson | Hawkeye Staff

By Steve Willits

February 26, 2014

Congratulations to the Mountlake Terrace Hawks boys and girls basketball teams! Of the 64 schools that play basketball at the 3A classification in Washington, there are only 16 boys’ teams and 16 girls’ teams remaining in the state playoffs. Terrace is one of only seven schools to have two teams s...

TK Tuesdays: Terrace home to Special Olympics athlete

TK Tuesdays: Terrace home to Special Olympics athlete

By TK Johnson

February 25, 2014

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text] What are sports for? Are they for learning something new? Are they for meeting new people? Are they for just having fun? You can answer those questions on your own, but there is a sophomore at Mountlake Terrace that likes a lot of sports and isn't too s...

Hawks come up just short of Grizzlies for District 1 3A title

Hawks come up just short of Grizzlies for District 1 3A title

By Austin McDermott, Sports Co-Editor

February 23, 2014

Failing to press one little button. That's all that it took to end the Hawks' women's basketball team from earning the District 1 3A title as they came up just short of the Glacier Peak Grizzlies on Saturday night, 53-52. With the Hawks trailing 53-50, senior post Maddy Kristjanson hit a baseline...

Terrace athletes showcasing their singing abilities tonight at Terrace Idol finals

Terrace athletes showcasing their singing abilities tonight at Terrace Idol finals

By Steve Willits

February 19, 2014

One of my favorite annual Mountlake Terrace High School events is happening tonight up at the school. It is not a sporting event and I will not be broadcasting, however it does involve athletes whom I’ve gotten to know during my tenure as the play by play announcer for Hawks sports. The finals for ...

TK Tuesdays: My time with the Terrace Bowling team

TK Tuesdays: My time with the Terrace Bowling team

By TK Johnson

February 18, 2014

Most people, when they think of bowling, they think of renting shoes, throwing a plastic ball down the lane, bouncing it off the bumpers, or if they're brave enough, bowling without bumpers and hoping not get a gutter ball. Most people think of bowling as a way to have fun with family and friends, and that's exactly what ...

Second half push lifts Hawks over Ferndale 70-46

Second half push lifts Hawks over Ferndale 70-46

By Austin McDermott, Sports Co-Editor

February 11, 2014

Apparently two different Mountlake Terrace teams showed up to Tuesday's first round 3A district matchup against the Ferndale Golden Eagles. While the final score of 70-46 showed a dominant Terrace team just simply outplaying a talented but young Ferndale squad, at the end of the first half the H...

Cheerleading is in fact a sport, and Mountlake Terrace has the team to prove it

Cheerleading is in fact a sport, and Mountlake Terrace has the team to prove it

By Steve Willits

February 11, 2014

%%wppa%% %%slide=22%% Column by Steve Willits | HAWKEYE AlumnusPhotos by TK Johnson | HAWKEYECongratulations to one of the toughest and most resilient sports teams at Mountlake Terrace for an incredible performance at a state tournament last weekend. It sounds crazy and trust me when I say that I ...

Preview: Cheer to compete at state competition Saturday

Preview: Cheer to compete at state competition Saturday

By TK Johnson

January 31, 2014

The Terrace cheer team has had a busy year so far. They’ve had their usual Friday night football games and their basketball games that they cheer at, but this year the cheer team has taken it to a whole new level. Starting back in November, four of the senior girls, Brittany Kinsella, Samantha Meadows,...

“Sports Star of the Year” banquet honors winners in sports and in life

By Steve Willits

January 30, 2014

Last week I had the privilege of attending a special awards banquet where some remarkable people from the Seattle area were honored. No, I wasn’t at the Grammys and the recipients were not Macklemore or Ryan Lewis. The event that I attended was the "Sports Star of the Year" event and with all due...

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