MOUNT VERNON — The Burlington-Edison boys’ basketball team’s road to the state playoffs got a little longer and a lot rockier Tuesday after a loss to Lakewood in the Bi-District 2A Tournament semifinals.

MOUNT VERNON — The Burlington-Edison girls’ basketball team just keeps rolling along and the Tigers continued the trend Monday night in the Bi-District 2A Tournament at Mount Vernon High School.

LA CONNER — Heading into her freshman season, Justine Benson was referred to as her team’s “secret weapon.”

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BURLINGTON — Offense was no problem Saturday for the Burlington-Edison boys’ basketball team.

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — Three Burlington-Edison girls won regional wrestling titles Saturday to gain momentum for next weekend’s Mat Classic, the two-day state championship tournament at the Tacoma Dome.

ANACORTES — Jacob Erickson posted top preliminary times twice as the Anacortes boys’ swimming and diving team kicked off its postseason run Friday in its home pool at the 2A Bi-District Meet.

ANACORTES — A scorching start helped the Anacortes boys’ basketball team move on in the bi-district playoffs Thursday after a clash with a county opponent.

ANACORTES — The Anacortes girls’ basketball team kept its season alive Wednesday in a loser-out game in the Bi-District 2A Tournament with a strong second-half performance.

MOUNT VERNON — When Carl Howell took over as head coach of the Skagit Valley College men’s basketball team this offseason, he heard Cardinals guard Cade Isakson was a good shooter.

FERNDALE — As it turned out, all the Anacortes boys’ basketball team had to do Monday night to notch the win against Ferndale was play its style of defense.

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — It may have been a foregone conclusion, but Sedro-Woolley boys’ cross country runner Rafe Holz made if official Wednesday, signing to run at Western Washington University.

BELLEVUE — The Skagit Valley College men’s basketball team suffered its first loss of the season Wednesday against Everett — then bounced back in a big way on the road Saturday against Bellevue.

ANACORTES — The Anacortes boys’ basketball team helped coach Brett Senff reach a milestone Thursday with a Northwest Conference win over Sedro-Woolley.

MOUNT VERNON — Bobby Martin’s last-second shot Wednesday stopped the Skagit Valley College men’s basketball team’s lengthy winning streak.

MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon Christian girls’ basketball team rolled to a win Tuesday against Concrete in the Hurricanes’ final regular-season game before heading into the postseason.

BURLINGTON — There were no surprises Monday night when the Northwest Conference co-leading Burlington-Edison boys' basketball team hosted Nooksack Valley.

MOUNT VERNON — The Skagit Valley College men’s basketball team remained undefeated on the season Saturday night, although Peninsula certainly didn’t make it easy for the Cardinals.

ANACORTES — The Burlington-Edison boys’ basketball team held off a hard-charging Anacortes squad Thursday to stay undefeated in Northwest Conference play.

LA CONNER — Isaiah Price’s double-double wasn’t enough Wednesday night to help lift the La Conner boys’ basketball team to a Northwest 2B/1B League win over Orcas Island.

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — The Sedro-Woolley boys’ wrestling team wrapped up its regular season Tuesday with a win.

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MOUNT VERNON — Former Mount Vernon coach Bill McCutchin was inducted Jan. 17 into the high school’s newly established Coaches Hall of Fame ... and when he got home, the 85-year-old was as excited as one of the young players he spent years coaching.

MOUNT VERNON — The Skagit Valley College men’s basketball team pulled away from second-place Edmonds late in the teams’ matchup Saturday night and ran its record to 20-0.

MOUNT VERNON — A shorthanded Mount Vernon boys’ wrestling team took on Cascade on Thursday, and while the Bulldogs didn’t have as many wrestlers available as he would have liked, Mount Vernon coach Tony Keller liked what he saw from the ones who did battle the Bruins.

ANACORTES — Camryn Kerr scored a team-high 17 points and the Anacortes girls’ basketball team held its opponent to seven points in the second half Tuesday in a 59-24 win over Lakewood.

BURLINGTON — Jackson Reisner scored 19 points, Wyatt Walker scored 16 points and Logan Wright turned in a gritty defensive performance against one of Mount Baker’s most dangerous scorers Tuesday as the Burlington-Edison boys’ basketball team beat Mount Baker 66-36.