Nick Patterson

The Silvertips' Koen MacInnes stops a shot during a game against the Kamloops Blazers on Saturday at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett. (Kristin Ostrowski / Everett Silvertips)

Shootout struggles continue for Silvertips

Everett fell to 0-4 in games decided by the tiebreaker after 2 losses to top Western Conference contenders.

The Silvertips' Koen MacInnes stops a shot during a game against the Kamloops Blazers on Saturday at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett. (Kristin Ostrowski / Everett Silvertips)
Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker, of the United States, perform their routine in the ice dance competition during the figure skating at the 2022 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 14, 2022, in Beijing. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

Kamiak grad Baker finishes 11th in Olympic ice dancing

Jean-Luc Baker and his partner, Kaitlin Hawayek, skated a clean program during the free dance.

Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker, of the United States, perform their routine in the ice dance competition during the figure skating at the 2022 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 14, 2022, in Beijing. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
The Silvertips' Olen Zellweger (48) takes down the Blazers' Luke Toporowski during a game on Saturday, Feb. 12, 2022, at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett. (Kristin Ostrowski / Everett Silvertips)

Silvertips fall in shootout to Blazers in West showdown

Everett gives up a 3-goal lead, rallies to force overtime, but loses to Kamloops 5-4 in a shootout.

The Silvertips' Olen Zellweger (48) takes down the Blazers' Luke Toporowski during a game on Saturday, Feb. 12, 2022, at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett. (Kristin Ostrowski / Everett Silvertips)
Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker, of the United States, perform their routine in the ice dance competition during figure skating at the 2022 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 12, 2022, in Beijing. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

Kamiak grad Baker in 11th after 1st Olympic performance

Jean-Luc Baker and Kaitlin Hawayek turned in a solid effort in the rhythm dance portion of the ice dancing competition.

Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker, of the United States, perform their routine in the ice dance competition during figure skating at the 2022 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 12, 2022, in Beijing. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
Dogs on musher Linwood Fiedler's team strain after leaving the start line during the ceremonial start of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race Saturday, March 7, 2020, in Anchorage, Alaska. The real race starts March 8 about 50 miles north of Anchorage, with the winner expected in the Bering Sea coastal town of Nome about 10 or 11 days later. (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen)

Community roundup: Snohomish man takes 2nd in major sled-dog race

Plus, Sami Reynolds tabbed by USA softball and the Silvertips rise up the CHL rankings again.

Dogs on musher Linwood Fiedler's team strain after leaving the start line during the ceremonial start of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race Saturday, March 7, 2020, in Anchorage, Alaska. The real race starts March 8 about 50 miles north of Anchorage, with the winner expected in the Bering Sea coastal town of Nome about 10 or 11 days later. (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen)
Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker of the USA perform during the Ice Dance - Rhythm Dance at the Figure Skating World Championships in Stockholm, Sweden, Friday, March 26, 2021. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

At long last, Edmonds native set to live out Olympic dream

Jean-Luc Baker and his partner, Kaitlin Hawayek, overcame many obstacles to be able to compete in Beijing this weekend.

Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker of the USA perform during the Ice Dance - Rhythm Dance at the Figure Skating World Championships in Stockholm, Sweden, Friday, March 26, 2021. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Ryan Hofer

Silvertips roll to another weekend sweep

Everett pelted its opponents with 55.7 shots per game and extended its winning streak to eight.

Ryan Hofer

Kamiak grad Beighton misses first chance at Olympic medal

The U.S. mixed doubles curling team coached by Edmonds native Sean Beighton finished tied for 7th.

Kyle Nobach. (UW Athletics)

Ex-MP baseball star Nobach joins UW softball coaching staff

Kyle Nobach devoted most of his life to baseball, but a chance encounter led to his hiring as a UW softball assistant.

Kyle Nobach. (UW Athletics)
Tristan Lolohea, 15, reaches out to grab the flag of Keagan Howard, 14, during practice Sunday morning at Harbour Pointe Middle School in Mukilteo, Washington on January 16, 2022. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Everett 14U flag football team heading to national championship

The Everett Elite travel to Las Vegas this weekend to participate in the NFL FLAG Bowl.

Tristan Lolohea, 15, reaches out to grab the flag of Keagan Howard, 14, during practice Sunday morning at Harbour Pointe Middle School in Mukilteo, Washington on January 16, 2022. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Snohomish 12U flag footballers qualify for national championship

The Snohomish Cardinals head to Las Vegas to compete in the NFL FLAG Bowl.

AquaSox’s manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Mariners announce Aquasox 2022 coaching staff

Eric Farris, who served as Everett’s hitting coach in 2018, will be the team’s new manager.

AquaSox’s manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
BYU's Paisley (Johnson) Harding drives with the ball during a game against Utah on Dec. 4, 2021, at Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Harding, a Glacier Peak graduate, was named the West Coast Conference Player of the Week for Jan. 24-30.  (BYU Photo)

Community roundup: GP grad Harding named WCC Player of the Week

Also, Glacier Peak alumna wins fifth weekly award, Lake Stevens earns academic recognition, and more.

BYU's Paisley (Johnson) Harding drives with the ball during a game against Utah on Dec. 4, 2021, at Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Harding, a Glacier Peak graduate, was named the West Coast Conference Player of the Week for Jan. 24-30.  (BYU Photo)
Jonny Lambos

Lambos in good spirits after scary hit as Silvertips come off 3-0 weekend

The overage defenseman was taken to the hospital after being leveled by Seattle’s Lucas Ciona.

Jonny Lambos
Edmonds native Sean Beighton (middle) poses with Vicky Persinger (left) and Chris Plys after a curling event. Beighton is coaching two U.S. curling teams at the 2022 Winter Olympics. (Photo courtesy of Sean Beighton)

Fateful twist led Edmonds native Beighton to Winter Olympics

Sean Beighton retired from curling in 2019. He’s now coaching two U.S. Olympic teams in Beijing.

Edmonds native Sean Beighton (middle) poses with Vicky Persinger (left) and Chris Plys after a curling event. Beighton is coaching two U.S. curling teams at the 2022 Winter Olympics. (Photo courtesy of Sean Beighton)
LSU defensive lineman Ali Gaye celebrates after a turnover by Missouri during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, in Columbia, Mo. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)

Community roundup: E-W grad Gaye to return for final season at LSU

Also, nominations for the Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame’s class of 2022 start Tuesday.

LSU defensive lineman Ali Gaye celebrates after a turnover by Missouri during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, in Columbia, Mo. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)
Olen Zellweger

Tips prevail during light week despite being short-handed due to COVID

Three players tested positive for COVID before Everett’s only game, but the Tips still won 5-3.

Olen Zellweger
Seattle University's Hal Uderitz, a Snohomish High School graduate, competes during a game against Portland on Sept. 12, 2019. (Photo provided by Seattle U)

Snohomish grad hopes to earn contract with Sounders

Hal Uderitz was drafted in the third round by Seattle and aims to prove in preseason he’s deserving of a first-team contract.

Seattle University's Hal Uderitz, a Snohomish High School graduate, competes during a game against Portland on Sept. 12, 2019. (Photo provided by Seattle U)
Chicago State guard Aaliyah Collins, a Glacier Peak High School graduate. (Sebastian Montoya / Chicago State Athletics)

Community roundup: GP grad shines again for Chicago State

Plus, professional bull riding is coming to Everett, former Silvertips are headed to the Olympics and more.

Chicago State guard Aaliyah Collins, a Glacier Peak High School graduate. (Sebastian Montoya / Chicago State Athletics)
Tucker Molina, right, tries to block a shot by Tony MacArthur during EVCC practice on Monday, Jan. 17, 2022 in Everett, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

EvCC men’s hoops seeks unprecedented 5th straight North title

After a delayed start to region play, the Trojans begin their quest for another crown on Wednesday.

Tucker Molina, right, tries to block a shot by Tony MacArthur during EVCC practice on Monday, Jan. 17, 2022 in Everett, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)