Nick Patterson

U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen of Everett poses with a soccer ball in front of the U.S. capitol building in Washington, D.C.. (Provided photo)

How Rep. Rick Larsen helped Seattle secure its 2026 World Cup bid

The longtime congressman isn’t solely responsible, but he played a small role in bringing the event to the Pacific Northwest.

 

Silvertips’ Niko Huuhtanen and Giants’ Jaden Lipinski fight for the puck during the playoff match up against the Vancouver Giants on Saturday, April 23, 2022 in Everett, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Silvertips will look to replace Huuhtanen in CHL import draft

The standout forward who scored 37 goals this past season recently signed a professional contract to play in Finland.

 

Evergreen Speedway remains closed due the stay-at-home order while NASCAR will run it's first race since the pandemic began on Sunday. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Community roundup: Evans tops podium at Mark Galloway Shootout

Also, EvCC athletes named All-American, Tulalip native signs with MLB organization and more.

 

Isaiah Campbell

AquaSox start season’s second half on high note

Everett misses out on its first chance to clinch a playoff spot, but the surging Sox are 11-5 over their past 16 games.

Isaiah Campbell
Haley Constance, 17, is an up-and-comer at Evergreen Speedway. Photographed in Snohomish, Washington on June 16, 2022. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Haley Constance, 17, becoming a force at Evergreen Speedway

The Snohomish High School senior-to-be is a top contender at Saturday’s Mark Galloway Shootout.

Haley Constance, 17, is an up-and-comer at Evergreen Speedway. Photographed in Snohomish, Washington on June 16, 2022. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Rochester Red Wings pitcher Alex Meyer (32) looks in for a signal as a 20-second pitch clock is used for the Triple-A baseball opener between the Buffalo Bisons and Rochester Red Wings in Buffalo, N.Y., Thursday, April 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert)

Patterson: Don’t blink, pitch clock has huge impact on games

Two months into the season it’s time to check how new rules are effecting minor-league play — and the results are staggering.

Rochester Red Wings pitcher Alex Meyer (32) looks in for a signal as a 20-second pitch clock is used for the Triple-A baseball opener between the Buffalo Bisons and Rochester Red Wings in Buffalo, N.Y., Thursday, April 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert)
The American Cornhole League is holding a competition this weekend at Angel of the Winds Arena. (American Cornhole League photo)
The American Cornhole League is holding a competition this weekend at Angel of the Winds Arena. (American Cornhole League photo)
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Yan Khomenko signals for substitution Sunday night at Xfinity Arena in Everett, Wa on September 6th, 2015

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Silvertips promote Fraser to assistant general manager

The 43-year-old previously held the title of Everett’s director of player personnel.

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Yan Khomenko signals for substitution Sunday night at Xfinity Arena in Everett, Wa on September 6th, 2015

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Everett's Braden Holt stops a shot by Portland's Robbie Fromm-Delorme in the second period Friday night at the Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on October 8, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Silvertips notebook: 20th season home opener set for Sept. 24

Plus, goaltender Braden Holt gets invited to the USA Hockey national junior evaluation camp and more.

Everett's Braden Holt stops a shot by Portland's Robbie Fromm-Delorme in the second period Friday night at the Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on October 8, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Bryce Miller pitches during a game against the Tri-City Dust Devils on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 in Everett, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

AquaSox’s Miller emerging as top starter in Northwest League

The hard-throwing right-hander and his four-pitch mix have given batters fits all season long.

Bryce Miller pitches during a game against the Tri-City Dust Devils on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 in Everett, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Dariel Gomez

AquaSox set record with recent winning streak

Everett runs off nine straight victories for the first time since the franchise joined the Northwest League.

Dariel Gomez
Cleveland Indians center fielder Grady Sizemore (24) against the San Francisco Giants in a baseball game in San Francisco, Saturday, June 25, 2011. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Sizemore headlines Snohomish County Hall of Fame’s 2022 class

The three-time MLB All-Star is one of eight individuals and one team set to be inducted in September.

Cleveland Indians center fielder Grady Sizemore (24) against the San Francisco Giants in a baseball game in San Francisco, Saturday, June 25, 2011. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Caleb Campbell, an eight grader at Park Place Middle School in Monroe, shattered three longtime school records in track and field this past spring. (Provided photo)

Community roundup: Local 8th grader shatters school records

Plus, Roe and White earn All-American honors and a trio of ERA boats place at youth rowing nationals.

Caleb Campbell, an eight grader at Park Place Middle School in Monroe, shattered three longtime school records in track and field this past spring. (Provided photo)
Vaughan Rody dons his linesman gear for the first time since his final NHL game in April, on Monday, June 6, 2022, at his home in Lake Stevens, Washington. Rody officiated in the National Hockey League for 23 seasons. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)

Lake Stevens man calls it career after 22 years as NHL linesman

Vaughan Rody, who officiated his final game in April, said he “lived a dream.”

Vaughan Rody dons his linesman gear for the first time since his final NHL game in April, on Monday, June 6, 2022, at his home in Lake Stevens, Washington. Rody officiated in the National Hockey League for 23 seasons. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)
Victor Labrada

AquaSox moving up in league standings after series sweep

Everett, now in third place, did a little bit of everything on its way to outscoring Hillsboro 34-12 over 6 games.

Victor Labrada
Mike Price watches players run through drills on Wednesday, June 8, 2022 in Everett, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Everett native, coaching legend Price holds local youth camp

The Snohomish County icon returns, along with his son, for a passing academy aimed at helping area quarterbacks.

Mike Price watches players run through drills on Wednesday, June 8, 2022 in Everett, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Members of Everett Rowing Association’s boys U16 8+ group push off from the dock before practice Thursday, June 2, 2022, at Langus Riverfront Park in Everett, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)

Everett rowers headed to U.S. youth nationals in Florida

The Everett Rowing Association U16 boys 8+ boat leads the organization’s entry into the major event.

Members of Everett Rowing Association’s boys U16 8+ group push off from the dock before practice Thursday, June 2, 2022, at Langus Riverfront Park in Everett, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)
Lake Stevens' Kasen Kinchen dodges a tackle attempt by Glacier Peak's Jadon Claps Friday night at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Snohomish on October 11, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Community sports roundup: Lake Stevens’ Kinchen transfers from UW to WSU

Plus, Silvertips sign top draft pick, local falls short in U.S. Open bid and tryouts open for baseball academy.

Lake Stevens' Kasen Kinchen dodges a tackle attempt by Glacier Peak's Jadon Claps Friday night at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Snohomish on October 11, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Noelvi Marte

Mercedes’ no-hitter highlights eventful week for AquaSox

Everett also had 3 Mariners make rehab appearances, an infielder traded and 2 players win league honors.

Noelvi Marte
Everett's Olen Zellweger against the Portland Winterhawks Saturday evening at the Angel of the Winds Arena on January 1, 2022. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Silvertips’ Zellweger named WHL Defenseman of the Year

The 18-year-old Anaheim Ducks draftee is the first Everett player to ever win the award.

Everett's Olen Zellweger against the Portland Winterhawks Saturday evening at the Angel of the Winds Arena on January 1, 2022. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)