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Silvertips' Cole Fonstad attempts a shot with Chiefs' Mason Beaupit defending during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

WHL plans full season at full capacity in 2021-22

The Silvertips will begin a 68-game schedule on Oct. 1 and playoffs will return to the old format.

Silvertips' Cole Fonstad attempts a shot with Chiefs' Mason Beaupit defending during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Trina Davis watches the while playing a game for ASA Tel Aviv in Israel. (Moshik Oshri)

She fled rocket fire in Israel for the safety of Marysville

MPHS grad Trina Davis was enjoying her first professional soccer season when the fighting broke out.

Trina Davis watches the while playing a game for ASA Tel Aviv in Israel. (Moshik Oshri)
Everett Community College athletic programs emerged with four official North Region championships and two unofficial region titles. (Daniel Acosta / Everett Community College)

Everett Community College completes banner year in athletics

The Trojans emerged with four official North titles and two unofficial region crowns this season

Everett Community College athletic programs emerged with four official North Region championships and two unofficial region titles. (Daniel Acosta / Everett Community College)
Silvertips' Ethan Regnier (bottom) celebrates a goal against the Spokane Chiefs during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Silvertips win WHL’s CHL import draft lottery

Everett will have a chance to add an impact import player with the WHL’s top pick in the first round.

Silvertips' Ethan Regnier (bottom) celebrates a goal against the Spokane Chiefs during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Snohomish High School senior Georgia McAuliffe was crowned the All-Around Cowgirl by the Washington State High School Rodeo Association. (BW photography)

Community roundup: Snohomish teen headed to rodeo nationals

Plus, several locals will be competing at the youth trap shooting nationals and more.

Snohomish High School senior Georgia McAuliffe was crowned the All-Around Cowgirl by the Washington State High School Rodeo Association. (BW photography)
Everett Silvertips' Dustin Wolf blocks a shot during the game on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Silvertips notebook: Wolf named WHL’s top goaltender again

Plus, Everett promotes head scout Mike Fraser to director of player personnel

Everett Silvertips' Dustin Wolf blocks a shot during the game on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Washington State sophomore Suzy Pace, a Mariner High School graduate, competes in the high jump at the NCAA West Preliminary Championship held on May 26-29, 2021, in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Russell James)
Washington State sophomore Suzy Pace, a Mariner High School graduate, competes in the high jump at the NCAA West Preliminary Championship held on May 26-29, 2021, in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Russell James)
Everett Community College (Sue Misao / The Herald)

Community roundup: NWAC Hall of Fame to induct 4 from EvCC

Plus, local archers compete at the Olympic Trials, spikeball coming to Monroe and more.

Everett Community College (Sue Misao / The Herald)
Dennis Williams, head coach of the Everett Silvertips, during the game against the Saskatoon Blades at  Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on November 22, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Silvertips notebook: Head coach Williams named interim GM

Plus, four Everett players are named to the six-person U.S. Division All-Star team.

Dennis Williams, head coach of the Everett Silvertips, during the game against the Saskatoon Blades at  Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on November 22, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Jacob Rohde tees off during the final round of the Snohomish County Amateur golf tournament held at the Everett Golf & Country Club on Monday, May 31, 2021 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Jacob Rohde quietly captures his second County Am title

He shoots a 3-under-par 69 to come from behind in the tourney’s final round at the Everett Golf and Country Club.

Jacob Rohde tees off during the final round of the Snohomish County Amateur golf tournament held at the Everett Golf & Country Club on Monday, May 31, 2021 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Chiefs' Adam Beckman (left) and Silvertips' Zach Ashton struggle for the puck in front of Silvertips' Dustin Wolf during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Patterson: No winners in Silvertips’ cost-cutting move

The pandemic forced Everett to let go of successful GM Garry Davidson, a move nobody wanted to happen.

Chiefs' Adam Beckman (left) and Silvertips' Zach Ashton struggle for the puck in front of Silvertips' Dustin Wolf during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Alvin Kwak is all smiles after winning the 2019 Snohomish County Amateur golf tournament Sunday afternoon in Everett on May 27, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

After year off, Snohomish County Am returns this weekend

The 90th edition will finally take place after last year’s tournament was canceled due to the pandemic.

Alvin Kwak is all smiles after winning the 2019 Snohomish County Amateur golf tournament Sunday afternoon in Everett on May 27, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Silvertips' Brendan Lee skates with the puck during the game against the Portland Winterhawks on Sunday, March 1, 2020 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Silvertips still playing the waiting game

The WHL announces that its Alberta-based teams can start, but teams in the U.S. are still on hold.

Silvertips' Brendan Lee skates with the puck during the game against the Portland Winterhawks on Sunday, March 1, 2020 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
In a close vote, readers said Mike Hopkins isn’t the long-term solution as head coach for the University of Washington men’s basketball team. (AP Photo/John Locher)

POLL RESULTS: Readers conflicted on Mike Hopkins

By a narrow margin, voters said Hopkins isn’t the long-term solution as UW men’s basketball coach.

In a close vote, readers said Mike Hopkins isn’t the long-term solution as head coach for the University of Washington men’s basketball team. (AP Photo/John Locher)
University of Washington Men's Soccer team plays UCLA at home on September 22, 2019.

Community sports roundup: Bartlow picked 6th in MLS draft

The UW defender and south Snohomish County native was selected by the Houston Dynamo.

University of Washington Men's Soccer team plays UCLA at home on September 22, 2019.
Seattle Sounders sporting director Chris Henderson greets a player after a soccer training session Monday, Feb. 22, 2016, in Seattle. The Sounders play Club America in the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal round on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Opportunity too good for Cascade High grad to pass up

Former soccer standout Chris Henderson looks forward to new position with Inter Miami

Seattle Sounders sporting director Chris Henderson greets a player after a soccer training session Monday, Feb. 22, 2016, in Seattle. The Sounders play Club America in the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal round on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Is Mike Hopkins the right coach for the University of Washington men’s baskethall program’s long-term future? (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

POLL: Is Mike Hopkins the right coach for UW hoops?

The Huskies have seen both tremendous highs and discouraging lows during Hopkins’ four-year tenure.

Is Mike Hopkins the right coach for the University of Washington men’s baskethall program’s long-term future? (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Is Mike Hopkins the right coach for UW men’s hoops?

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Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker K.J. Wright (50) was deemed by the readers as the most important unrestricted free agent for the team to re-sign. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

POLL RESULTS: Wright is the priority free agent

Nearly half the responders said LB K.J. Wright should be at the top of the Seahawks’ re-signing list.

Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker K.J. Wright (50) was deemed by the readers as the most important unrestricted free agent for the team to re-sign. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)
Third-place finishers Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker pose with their medals in the championship ice dance at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Third-place finishers Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker pose with their medals in the championship ice dance at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)