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Community sports roundup: MP alum earns big academic honor

Olivia Lee’s work at EvCC is recognized; the Snohomish Soccer Dome closes its doors for good.

 

POLL RESULTS: “The Last Dance” was a big hit

Readers watched the 10-part documentary on the Chicago Bulls of the 90s, and they liked what they saw.

 

Silvertips notebook: Fonstad likely to return to Everett

The winger is not signing a pro contract with Montreal, meaning a return to the WHL is likely.

 

“The Last Dance,” a 10-part documentary produced by NBA legend Michael Jordan, is a 10-part series chronicling the Chicago Bulls’ run to the 1997-98 NBA championship, the franchise’s sixth title in eight seasons. (AP Photo/Beth A. Keiser)

POLL: Have you seen “The Last Dance,” and what’s your take?

The 10-part ESPN documentary on Michael Jordan’s Chicago Bulls has been a phenomenon of the pandemic.

“The Last Dance,” a 10-part documentary produced by NBA legend Michael Jordan, is a 10-part series chronicling the Chicago Bulls’ run to the 1997-98 NBA championship, the franchise’s sixth title in eight seasons. (AP Photo/Beth A. Keiser)
Oregon State’s Mikayla Pivec speaks to reporters during the Pac-12 Conference women’s NCAA college basketball media day last Oct. 7 in San Francisco. (AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron)

Pivec won’t play in the WNBA during the 2020 season

The Atlanta Dream announce the Lynnwood High School product will sit out for personal reasons.

Oregon State’s Mikayla Pivec speaks to reporters during the Pac-12 Conference women’s NCAA college basketball media day last Oct. 7 in San Francisco. (AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron)
Readers believe Sue Bird and the Seattle Storm will be WNBA championship favorites when and if the 2020 season begins. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

POLL RESULTS: Storm expected to be WNBA title favorites

Nearly half the voters predicted Seattle to win the 2020 WNBA championship.

Readers believe Sue Bird and the Seattle Storm will be WNBA championship favorites when and if the 2020 season begins. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Silvertips’ Wolf wins WHL Goaltender of the Year award

The 18-year-old finished first in the league in goals-against average, save percentage and shutouts.

The Seattle Storm’s Jewell Loyd leans out for a shot against the Minnesota Lynx last June at the Angel of the Winds Arena. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

POLL: How good should the Seattle Storm be this season?

Everett’s adopted WNBA team was supposed to open its season last Friday.

The Seattle Storm’s Jewell Loyd leans out for a shot against the Minnesota Lynx last June at the Angel of the Winds Arena. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Evergreen Speedway inches toward live racing again

The racetrack in Monroe has been given the green light to hold practice sessions for drivers.

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman (25) tackles Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett (16) during the Seahawks’ 27-24 overtime victory last November at Levi’s Stadium. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

POLL RESULTS: Seahawks fans want to see the 49ers

Two-thirds of responders said Seattle’s game against San Francisco is the one they want to attend most.

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman (25) tackles Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett (16) during the Seahawks’ 27-24 overtime victory last November at Levi’s Stadium. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)
Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner (54) celebrates after tackling Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Pharoh Cooper (12) during a game on Dec. 22, 2019 at CenturyLink Field. (Amanda Snyder/Seattle Times/TNS)

POLL: Which Seahawks home game would you want to attend?

Seattle’s schedule welcomes iconic franchises and playoff contenders to CenturyLink Field in 2020.

Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner (54) celebrates after tackling Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Pharoh Cooper (12) during a game on Dec. 22, 2019 at CenturyLink Field. (Amanda Snyder/Seattle Times/TNS)
The Everett Silvertips celebrate a goal by Riley Sutter, center, during Game 3 of the 2018 WHL finals at Angel of the Winds Arena. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

POLL RESULTS: Silverips’ 2017-18 team reigns supreme

Voters overwhelmingly picked Everett’s 2017-18 team over 2003-04 in a matchup of Tips WHL finalists.

The Everett Silvertips celebrate a goal by Riley Sutter, center, during Game 3 of the 2018 WHL finals at Angel of the Winds Arena. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

90th Snohomish County Amateur golf tournament postponed

Organizers hope the area’s premier event can take place Labor Day weekend instead of Memorial Day.

Everett Silvertips players Mitch Love (left) and Jeff Harvey face the Medicine Hat Tigers during the 2004 WHL championship series. (Michael O’Leary / The Herald)

POLL: Who wins a series between Silvertips finals teams?

The WHL finals would have begun Friday; Everett reached the WHL championship series in 2004 and 2018.

Everett Silvertips players Mitch Love (left) and Jeff Harvey face the Medicine Hat Tigers during the 2004 WHL championship series. (Michael O’Leary / The Herald)

Snohomish County golf courses teed up to reopen

Play can resume Tuesday with restrictions about group size and more. Tee times can be reserved.

Longtime Herald editor was huge advocate for local sports

Kevin Brown was laid off in the aftermath of the coronavirus pandemic after 18 years at The Herald.

Silvertips’ Wolf signs entry-level contract with NHL’s Flames

The standout goaltender was drafted by Calgary with the 214th overall pick last year.

Voters gave Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider (right) and coach Pete Carroll middling grades for the 2020 draft. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

POLL RESULTS: Middling grades for the Seahawks’ draft

More than 80% of voters gave Seattle either a B or a C for their 2020 NFL draft.

Voters gave Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider (right) and coach Pete Carroll middling grades for the 2020 draft. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
The Seattle Seahawks pulled off a surprise when they selected Texas Tech linebacker Jordyn Brooks (1) in the first round of the NFL draft. (Sam Grenadier/A-J Media)

POLL: What grade do you give the Seahawks for their draft?

Seattle made eight selections, some of which met expectations and some of which didn’t.

The Seattle Seahawks pulled off a surprise when they selected Texas Tech linebacker Jordyn Brooks (1) in the first round of the NFL draft. (Sam Grenadier/A-J Media)