AP 1A All-State Team: Simon Burkett POY, 11 Total Meridian Positions on First Team & Hon. Mention

AP 1A All-State Team: Simon Burkett POY, 11 Total Meridian Positions on First Team & Hon. Mention
The 2017 AP All-State Team was released just this afternoon. Simon Burkett is the 1A Player of the Year as well as First Team QB. Bryce Vandenhaak is first team WR, and honorable mention DB and all-purpose. Tony Schleimer is first team TE. Adam Kruzich, first team OL and honorable mention DL. Manny Sbalza, first ...

Kyle Young Second Team AP All-State Wide Receiver Comments

Congratulations to Kyle.  Entire 1A team listed below.

Johnny Murphy Named Honorable Mention to 2011 AP All-State Team

The 2011 Associated Press All-State team was released today, and Trojan running back Johnny Murphy was named as Honorable Mention back to the team. I’m a little surprised that Denver, Ivan, and Spencer didn’t make an appearance anywhere.  But whatcha gonna do.  Strangely, the AP chose not to have me vet the list this year. ...

Earl Barden All-State Game, June 25th

Earl Barden All-State Game, June 25th
The 2011 Earl Barden All-State Game takes place June 25th in Yakima.  As you may recall, three Trojans—Zach Slesk, Mitchell Tripp, and Ryan Newby—were named to the roster.  However, Zach and Mitchell are sitting out due to injury, but Ryan assures us he will be suiting up.  In addition, Bob Ames will be an assistant ...

Z. Slesk, Tripp & Newby Will Play for West in Earl Barden Game [Breaking] Comments

Z. Slesk, Tripp & Newby Will Play for West in Earl Barden Game [Breaking]
You Hear It First Just in from I-405 heading out from the Washington State Coaches Assoc. meeting, Zach Slesk, Mitchell Tripp and Ryan Newby will represent Meridian and NWC 1A in the 2011 Earl Barden 2A/1A/2B/1B all state game this summer.  Tyler Perry from Nooksack is the alternate from NWC 1A. All three Trojans could ...

Z. Slesk & Tripp Named to WaPreps All-State Team

Dirk Knudsen at WashingtonPreps.com has published his 2010 Washington All-State list.  Zach Slesk is named to the list at QB and Mitchell Tripp at WR.  Congratulations. Mitchell Tripp WaPreps 2010 All-State Wide Receiver Zach Slesk WaPreps 2010 All-State Quarterback It’s also different take on all state recognition. We also believe that there is no need ...

2010 AP All-State Team: Z. Slesk, Tripp & Newby First Teamers

The 2010 AP All-State team is out, naming Zach Slesk (QB), Mitchell Tripp (WR) and Ryan Newby (OL) to the first team. Zach Slesk (DB) and Corey Compton (OL) are honorable mentions. Ryan Newby 2010 All-State Offensive Line Zach Slesk 2010 All-State Quarterback, Hon. Men. DB Mitchell Tripp 2010 All-State Wide Receiver Corey Comption (#76) ...

AP All-State Team Released, Tripp 1st Team WR

The Sports Yakima blog has the full AP all-state teams listed, and Mitchell Tripp was named 1st team wide receiver.  Ryan Newby was an honorable mention as defensive line.  I am surprised that neither Slesk were included as honorable mention QB or DB. Sophomore Matt Hadley of Connell was the Player of the Year, and ...

Chance and Tripp Named to AP All-State Team

Ryder Chance (WR) and Mitchell Tripp (TE) were named to the 2008 1A Associated Press All-State Team.  Congratulations.

Earl Barden Classic All-Star Game

Meridian’s Brian VanderYacht will be in the lineup at tomorrow’s 2A/1A/2B/1B All-State Game in Yakima. WashingtonPreps has the full roster. Tyler Slesk was voted to the game but has opted not go due to prior commitments. The Yakima Valley Herald has a bunch of stories on the game: Mengarelli finishes hot ALL-STATE FOOTBALL–Pride of the ...