Nick Patterson

Summer Showdown features strong field of drivers

Qualifying for the 7th annual Super Late Models race at Evergreen Speedway in Monroe starts Friday.

This seasoned Monroe driver could win on his home track

Lex Johnson aims to be the first Evergreen Speedway regular to win the Summer Showdown.

Community sports roundup: Local man wins 6th boomerang title

Daniel Bower is a national champion. Again. The Edmonds resident won his sixth individual national title when he placed first at the US Boomerang National… Continue reading

POLL: Which unusual sport are you most interested in trying?

Competitive boomerang throwing is just the latest non-mainstream sport to hit Snohomish County.

Snohomish County hockey is on the rise

It’s been a heck of a couple of months for hockey in Snohomish County. In mid-May, the Everett Silvertips completed their most successful campaign in… Continue reading

James Stickney, left, and Kenny Barr warm up before long distance boomerang throwing at Lake Stevens Community Park on Friday, June 22, 2018. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Lake Stevens hosts nation’s top boomerang throwers

The U.S. Boomerang National Championships take place at Lake Stevens Community Park this weekend.

James Stickney, left, and Kenny Barr warm up before long distance boomerang throwing at Lake Stevens Community Park on Friday, June 22, 2018. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

VIDEO: Learn the events in competitive boomerang throwing

The US Boomerang National Championships take place this weekend at Lake Stevens Community Park.

POLL RESULTS: Sutter predicted to be 1st Tip chosen in draft

The voters picked the center to go first among the Silvertips’ three NHL draft prospects.

Seattle Junior offering “Try Hockey for Free” day

The Mountlake Terrace-based organization’s event is Saturday at Olympicview Ice Arena.

After a stellar running career at UW, GP alum to turn pro

Amy-Eloise Neale looks forward to a professional career in distance running.

Everett coach’s work in Tibet subject of a documentary film

The film ‘Ritoma’ showcases Bill Johnson’s efforts to bring basketball to the Tibetan Plateau

POLL: Which Silvertip gets picked first in the NHL draft?

Will it be Sutter, Wylie or Dewar who hears his name called first in this weekend’s NHL draft?

Meet some Mariner draft picks on the Everett AquaSox roster

Here are five prospective major leaguers we’ll be keeping an eye on this season.

POLL RESULTS: What do the Seahawks do about Earl Thomas?

Even splits in the voting indicate just how tricky the Pro Bowl free safety’s holdout is for Seattle.

Granite Falls to offer youth football for free

Participation numbers have nearly doubled since the Granite Falls Youth Athletic Association’s move.

Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame reveals 2018 class

Four of the 5 athletes that will be honored at a banquet in September are female.

Community roundup: Glacier Peak grad ends career on high note

UW runner Amy-Eloise Neale earned All-America honors in her final collegiate race.

POLL: What should the Seahawks do about Earl Thomas?

Seattle’s All-Pro free safety announced he intends to hold out until given a contract extension.

Mariners hope concept of ‘clutch’ is real

There is a debate that’s raged within the baseball community ever since Bill James pioneered the industry of advanced baseball analytics in the late 1970s:… Continue reading