The Cedar Park Christian volleyball team picked up a big nonconference victory over Inglemoor High on Saturday, Sept. 10, beating the Vikings in straight sets at Inglemoor High School.
Cedar Park head coach Marni Drechsel said the Eagles (3-0) got off to a slow start before cruising to a 25-23, 25-13, 25-20 victory.
Sam Drechsel, Marni’s daughter, led the team with 14 kills, 12 digs and four aces. Tess Biscup had 11 kills, and Chloe Biscup had 1o kills.
Next, Cedar Park is scheduled to begin Cascade Conference play with a home match against Granite Falls at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 13.
Inglemoor (1-2) still has a handful of nonconference matches remaining, beginning with a match against Shorecrest at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 13.
Bothell 6, Mt. Si 1: Andrew Schueller and Joe Yamauchi were perfect in their 2016 debuts, sweeping their singles opponents 6-0, 6-0 on Thursday, Sept. 9 at Mt. Si High School.
The Cougars (1-0) swept the singles matches, with Dylan Kato an Aditya Iyer also picking up wins.
Ted Liu and Abi Chandra won their doubles match 7-5, 6-0, and David Lew and Evan Poremba won their doubles match 6-3, 6-3.
Cole Griffin and Ethan Han accounted for the only win for Mt. Si, defeating Bothell’s Justin Jones and Vrish Kumar.
Inglemoor 6, Sammamish 1; Inglemoor 5, Issaquah 2: The Vikings are off to a good start after clean victories in their first two matches of the year, including a 1-0 start in KingCo competition on Saturday, Sept. 10.
Bothell 34, Kentwood 12: The Cougars moved to 2-0 on the season with a nonconference win over Kentwood on Friday, Sept. 9 at French Field in Kent.
Daniel Johnson returned a kick 98 yards for a touchdown to open the second half. Senior running back Parker Chamberlin scored three second-half touchdowns for Bothell, who is scheduled to open KingCo play on the road against Mt. Si at 7 p.m. on Sept. 16 at Mt. Si High School.
Lake Washington 31, Inglemoor 21: Viking starting quarterback Brayden Mills picked up a season-ending injury during the Vikings’ nonconference loss to Lake Washington on Friday, Sept. 9 at Mac Field in Kirkland.
Mills, a senior, broke a bone in his right leg and dislocated his right ankle after taking a sack late in the 31-21 loss.
The Vikings (0-2) will likely turn to backup quarterback Dahlton Sullivan, who completed three of four passing attempts for 52 yards and a touchdown late in the game.
Next, Inglemoor is scheduled to begin KingCo play on Sept. 16 at Issaquah High School.
Mead 5, Bothell 0: The Cougars (0-3) dropped their final nonconference game of the season on Friday afternoon. Bothell played mostly JV players in the second half after trailing 1-0 at the break. The Cougars are scheduled to open KingCo play against Issaquah on Monday, Sept. 12 at Pop Keeney Stadium.
Mead 6, Inglemoor 0: Two nights after their first win of the young season, the Vikings (1-1-1) lost a tough one at home. Next, Inglemoor is set to play Eastlake in the first KingCo match at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 13 at Pop Keeney Stadium.