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A new era of King’s football — power running and playing for Class 1A title

For the past decade, coach Jim Shapiro and King’s were known for a passing attack

On Saturday, the Knights rushed for 308 yards against Montesano

Two plays by special teams also set up two touchdowns for King’s


Even though he played football at Pacific Lutheran University in the 1990s — one of the eras of high-flying passing — Jim Shapiro insists that he...

Football Advances to Championship Game

King's hangs on to beat Montesano 28-25 to advance to 1A title game

By David Krueger

Herald Writer 

TACOMA – King's players weren't entirely sure what to do or where to go during pre-game introductions, with public address announcer Mark Aucutt having to tell the Knights to “line up down the 40 (yard line).”

But once the game started, King's knew just what to do.

The Knights...

Football Semi Final Preview

On the seventh try King's finally reaches ‘fourth round’

By Aaron Lommers

Herald Writer 

The King’s Knights erased six years of frustration last Saturday with a 42-21 victory over Hoquiam in the Class 1A state quarterfinals.

Or as the Knights referred to it, the “third round.”

After making it to the quarterfinal round in each of the the past six seasons —...

All Cascade Conference Fall Teams Announced

All-Cascade Conference Boys Cross Country



Josh Rauvola, soph., Archbishop Murphy

Ryan Abdallah, jr., Cedar Park Christian

Ian Fay, jr., Cedarcrest

James Hafner, jr., Lakewood

Grant Van Valkenburg, soph., Cedarcrest

Ben Benson, soph., Cedarcrest

Matt Jackson, jr., King’s



Cameron Hammontree, jr., Cedarcrest

Anthony Meza, jr., Lakewood

Evan Mellish, sr.,...

Soccer Wins Consolation Final to Place 3rd at State

Prep girls soccer: King’s 4, Connell 0

SHORELINE — The Knights scored all four goals in the first half against the overmatched Eagles to take home third place in the 1A state tournament on Saturday.

Anna Parker and Claire Diede scored in the first eight minutes for King’s (16-3-4), as the Knights limited Connell (14-5) to just one shot in the first half.

Diede added a second goal...

Football Wins State Quarterfinals

1A football: King’s advances to state semifinals after beating Hoquiam

Koa Wilkins threw four touchdown passes and King’s stormed to a big halftime lead on their way to a 42-21 win over Hoquiam on Saturday in Aberdeen. The Knights (11-1) had been stopped short of the state semifinals six years in a row before breaking through against Hoquiam (10-1).

By Seattle Times staff

Koa Wilkins...

Soccer Falls in Semi Final

Prep girls soccer: Seattle Christian 2, King’s 1

SHORELINE — Abi Kim scored a goal in each half to lead Seattle Christian past King’s in the Class 1A state quarterfinals Friday afternoon at Shoreline Stadium.

Kim, a senior, opened the scoring at 39:22 of the first half, tallying off a penalty kick. She gave the Warriors a 2-0 lead at 69:14 of the second half when she scored off...

Herald Football Article and Game Preview

King’s defensive lineman and tight end Edmund Sundquist wears a brace on his elbow during a team practice at the school on Tuesday.

By David Krueger Herald Writer 

SEATTLE — For those teams fortunate enough to be playing in mid-November, every player is a little worse for wear.

King's defensive end Edmund Sundquist takes it to a whole new level.

Sundquist was injured before the...

Hanson Signs Letter of Intent

King's basketball standout signs with Idaho

Herald staff

 Daylee Hanson with her parents, Melissa and Scott Hanson.

King's High School

Daylee Hanson, a senior at King's High School, has signed an NCAA letter of intent to play basketball next season at the University of Idaho.

Hanson, a 5-foot-11 guard, has been a starter for the Knights since her freshman year. She averaged 11.8 points per...

Soccer Advances to State Semi Finals

Prep girls soccer: King’s 2, University Prep 1

SHORELINE — King’s defeated University Prep on Saturday night in a 1A state quarterfinal match.

After regulation ended in a 1-1 tie, the Knights won the shootout 4-2.

Katie Stella scored for King’s in the 20th minute for King’s and also notched a goal in the shootout.

Other shootout scorers for the Knights were Maddie...

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