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The Jackson High School softball team celebrates a home run in the fourth inning of their 5-3 victory over Lake Stevens in the semifinals of the district tournament on May 15 at Phil Johnson Fields in Everett. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

POLL: Which local team has the best shot at a state title?

Ten Snohomish County high school teams are still alive to win a state championship this weekend.

 

I was a Little Leaguer, and it’s a great community builder

Playing can build bonds that last a lifetime. Just look at the 2014 Pacific Little League team.

 

Snohomish native Granger seeks 2nd pro MMA title

The 27-year-old will fight for the CFFC strawweight title on Saturday in California.

 

Oregon State’s Mikayla Pivec drives next to Washington’s Haley Van Dyke during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Pac-12 women’s tournament Friday, March 8, 2019, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Lynnwood grad Pivec to play for U.S. in Pan American Games

The Oregon State junior is 1 of 12 women selected to represent USA Basketball this August in Peru.

Oregon State’s Mikayla Pivec drives next to Washington’s Haley Van Dyke during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Pac-12 women’s tournament Friday, March 8, 2019, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Community roundup: Tritons second in NWAC softball tourney

The Edmonds Community College softball team did itself one place better than last year. The Tritons took home the second-place trophy from the Northwest Athletic… Continue reading

5-time County Am champion set for one last swing at record

Alex Stamey has made a major impact on the tournament while being a fixture at the event for over 20 years.

03-08-19 WSB vs Missouri Alabama’s Maddie Morgan (0) Photo by Amelia B. Barton

Snohomish County players in the NCAA softball tournament

Ten locals are on the rosters of the 64 teams selected for the tournament, which begins Friday.

03-08-19 WSB vs Missouri Alabama’s Maddie Morgan (0) Photo by Amelia B. Barton

Edmonds CC softball seeking second straight trophy

The Tritons are the No. 3 seed to the NWAC tournament, which begins Friday.

Seattle Storm’s Recee Caldwell yells after a teammate makes a three point shot during the preseason game against the Phoenix Mercury at Angel of the Winds Arena on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

POLL RESULTS: Genuine enthusiasm for the Storm in Everett

It wasn’t a landslide, but voters expressed some excitement about the WNBA champs coming to town.

Seattle Storm’s Recee Caldwell yells after a teammate makes a three point shot during the preseason game against the Phoenix Mercury at Angel of the Winds Arena on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Seattle Storm make Everett debut in preseason loss

The reigning WNBA champs were short-handed in an 87-84 loss to Phoenix at Angel of the Winds Arena.

Chen returns to Everett where incredible season began

The skater is back with Stars On Ice after a win at Skate America in October lead to a world title.

Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue perform during the free dance program at the 2018 Skate America competition on Sunday at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Who’s performing at Stars On Ice in Everett?

Thursday’s exhibition features some of the biggest names in U.S. figure skating.

Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue perform during the free dance program at the 2018 Skate America competition on Sunday at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Stage is set for the WNBA’s Seattle Storm to play in Everett

The league champs will face Phoenix in a preseason game on Wednesday at Angel of the Winds Arena.

Mill Creek father and son teaming up to build a hydroplane

Peter Olesen, a freshman at Jackson High School, will race the boat this summer.

Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird, left, holds the championship trophy with her teammates after winning Game 3 of the WNBA basketball finals, Wednesday, Sept. 18 2018, in Fairfax, Virginia. Seattle won 98-82. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

POLL: How excited are you about the Storm coming to Everett?

The WNBA’s Seattle Storm make their Angel of the Winds Arena debut Wednesday in a preseason game.

Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird, left, holds the championship trophy with her teammates after winning Game 3 of the WNBA basketball finals, Wednesday, Sept. 18 2018, in Fairfax, Virginia. Seattle won 98-82. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Evergreen Speedway trying to bring national series back

With help from the state, the racetrack hopes to make improvements to lure a national NASCAR series.

I’ll miss Doug Baldwin the player, but I’ll miss the man more

I witnessed ‘Contemplative Doug,’ not ‘Angry Doug,’ in my time covering the Seahawks.

Everett CC vs. Edmonds CC baseball tale of the tape

The top two teams in the NWAC North Region square off this weekend for the region title.