Hart focused on stopping pucks, not statistics

The Silvertips goalie is on pace to set a team record in save percentage.

Hart blanks Chiefs, Silvertips earn 7th win in a row

The star goaltender stops 39 shots for his 24th career shutout in Everett’s 3-0 victory over Spokane.

Friday’s prep stars of the night

George Reidy, G, Cedar Park Christian Reidy, a senior, scored 34 points as the Eagles beat Sultan 63-56 in overtime. Carson Tuttle, G, Kamiak Tuttle,… Continue reading

Sounders will need to solve Toronto’s defense to win MLS Cup

Seattle has had difficulty getting good shots against Toronto — none in last season’s championship final.

UW’s Thybulle flourishing in Hopkins’ zone defense

The Huskies’ lanky forward is averaging 3.3 steals per game, which ranks sixth nationally.

The Herald’s 2017 prep football All-Area defense

The list includes first- and second-team selections.

Friday’s prep basketball scores, recaps

Eight local prep basketball teams stayed undefeated with wins Friday. In girls action, Snohomish (4-0) beat Mount Spokane 48-36; Lake Stevens (4-0) defeated Kamiak 64-44;… Continue reading

Matt Sevao of Lake Stevens is The Herald’s All-Area Defensive Player of the Year. Sevao set the school record with 18 sacks. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Lake Stevens’ Sevao is The Herald’s Defensive Player of the Year

The senior defensive end wreaked havoc on opposing offenses on his way to a school-record 17 sacks.

Matt Sevao of Lake Stevens is The Herald’s All-Area Defensive Player of the Year. Sevao set the school record with 18 sacks. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

The Herald’s 2017 prep football All-Area Offense

First- and second-team selections and Coach of the Year

Seahawks RB Carson suffers setback in quest to return

The rookie, recovering from an ankle injury suffered Oct. 1, likely won’t play again this season.

Japanese star pitcher-hitter Shohei Ohtani to join Angels

Los Angeles was a surprise winner over Seattle, Texas and several other teams.

POLL RESULTS: Confidence in the Sounders’ MLS Cup chances

Voters overwhelmingly believe Seattle will defeat Toronto in Saturday’s MLS Cup final.

Hope Solo is running for president of US Soccer

As a goalkeeper, she had a record 102 shutouts. She’s also been dogged by off-the-field controversy.

Monroe’s Lewis is The Herald’s 2017 Offensive Player of the Year

The senior running back piled up huge numbers as a breakout star for the Bearcats.

Thursday’s prep results

Here are Thursday’s prep results with links to recaps: BOYS BASKETBALL Wesco 4A Glacier Peak 45, Cascade 36 Non-conference Lynden 62, Archbishop Murphy 28 (Stats… Continue reading

Thursday’s prep stars of the night

Edmonds-Woodway boys swimming In a three-team meet with Cascade and Mountlake Terrace at Lynnwood pool, the Warriors won all 12 events that were contested (no… Continue reading

Penn State’s Barkley presents ‘great challenge’ for UW

The Huskies have faced some top talent this season, and the Nittany Lions RB is another for the list.

Bettman says NHL will consider Seattle expansion bid

The NHL commissioner said the expansion fee has been set at $650 million for Seattle, if approved.

Mariners acquire Dee Gordon from the Miami Marlins

Seattle gives up three minor-leaguers, including its top pitching prospect, Nick Neidert

Seahawks’ Joeckel braces for return to Jacksonville

The guard spent the first 4 seasons of his career with the Jaguars after being the No. 2 pick in 2013.