Olympic weightlifter convicted of sex abuse of Everett girl

Manuel Minginfel was a star Olympian, competing four times for Micronesia. Now he’s headed to prison.

Prep results for Tuesday, Jan. 14, with postponements

PREP RESULTS FOR TUESDAY, JAN. 14, WITH LINKS TO STATS WHERE APPLICABLE: BOYS BASKETBALL Wesco 4A Lake Stevens at Kamiak, ppd. (Saturday) Wesco 3A/2A Cedarcrest… Continue reading

Silvertips notebook: Dawson Butt handed a 12-game suspension

He was involved in a fight in the closing minutes of Sunday’s game against Regina

A Silvertips family affair

C.J. Stucky grew up around the Tips, since his dad is the equipment manager. Now he’s on the ice himself.

5 key questions the Seahawks face this offseason

Whether or not Seattle will re-sign DE Jadeveon Clowney is the top thing to keep an eye on.

Silvertips defenseman Fairbrother likely out for the season

The Montreal Canadiens’ prospect is scheduled to under surgery for a lingering upper-body injury

Germain Ifedi, the Seattle Seahawks’ starting right tackle, is one of the team’s most prominent free agents heading into the offseason. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
                                Germain Ifedi, the Seattle Seahawks’ starting right tackle, is one of the team’s most prominent free agents heading into the offseason. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
                                Germain Ifedi, the Seattle Seahawks’ starting right tackle, is one of the team’s most prominent free agents heading into the offseason. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

The Seahawks’ free agents heading into the offseason

Jadeveon Clowney, Germain Ifedi and Jarran Reed are among the most significant names.

Germain Ifedi, the Seattle Seahawks’ starting right tackle, is one of the team’s most prominent free agents heading into the offseason. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
                                Germain Ifedi, the Seattle Seahawks’ starting right tackle, is one of the team’s most prominent free agents heading into the offseason. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
                                Germain Ifedi, the Seattle Seahawks’ starting right tackle, is one of the team’s most prominent free agents heading into the offseason. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

WSU president: Rolovich to be Cougs’ next head football coach

Rolovich posted a 28-27 record over the past four seasons at Hawaii

  • Jan 14, 2020

Burrow, LSU power past Clemson to win in national title game

The Heisman-winning passer threw for 5 touchdowns and ran for another in a 42-25 victory.

  • Jan 13, 2020

Prep results for Monday, Jan. 13

Prep results for Monday, Jan. 13: BOYS BASKETBALL Wesco 3A/2A Arlington at Lynnwood, ppd. Cedarcrest at Everett, ppd. Marysville Getchell at Shorewood, ppd Meadowdale at… Continue reading

North Sound Conferece, Emerald City League announce merger

The Emerald Sound Conference will consist of up to 14 teams and feature tiered divisions in some sports.

Community sports roundup: EvCC hires Arlington volleyball coach

Whitney Williams is moving from the high school to college volleyball coaching ranks. Williams, who turned the Arlington High School volleyball program into an annual… Continue reading

Wilson on Seahawks: We’ve got a lot more to do

The Seattle quarterback wants to find away to get past the 2nd round of the playoffs.

  • Jan 13, 2020
Mariner travels to face unbeaten Glacier Peak on Wednesday night in a Wesco 4A showdown. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Hot Tickets: What to watch this week in prep sports

Among this week’s notable events is a Wesco 4A boys hoops clash for 1st place between GP and Mariner.

Mariner travels to face unbeaten Glacier Peak on Wednesday night in a Wesco 4A showdown. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Kamiak swimmers and brothers, Slava Gilszmer, left, and Vlad Gilszmer, right, at Kamiak High School on Friday, Dec. 27, 2019 in Mukilteo, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald).

Prep sports recap: Highlights, storylines from the past week

Kamiak boys swimming shines at Kentridge Invite, plus basketball and wrestling highlights.

Kamiak swimmers and brothers, Slava Gilszmer, left, and Vlad Gilszmer, right, at Kamiak High School on Friday, Dec. 27, 2019 in Mukilteo, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald).

Vote for The Herald’s Prep Athlete of the Week for Jan. 6-12

The Athlete of the Week nominees for Jan. 6-12. Voting closes at midnight Sunday. The winner will be announced on next week’s Prep Focus page.… Continue reading

In this Sept. 29, 2014, file photo, Houston Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow (right) and A.J. Hinch pose after Hinch was introduced as the team’s manager. Hinch and Luhnow were fired Monday for their roles in the team’s sign-stealing scheme. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan, File)

Astros fire their manager and GM for stealing signs

The move comes after MLB handed AJ Hinch and Jeff Luhnow one-year suspensions

  • Jan 13, 2020
In this Sept. 29, 2014, file photo, Houston Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow (right) and A.J. Hinch pose after Hinch was introduced as the team’s manager. Hinch and Luhnow were fired Monday for their roles in the team’s sign-stealing scheme. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan, File)
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson runs for a first down during the second half Sunday against Green Bay (AP Photo/Matt Ludtke)

Grading the Seahawks’ season-ending loss to Green Bay

Seattle’s dramatic comeback fell short in a 28-23 playoff defeat.

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson runs for a first down during the second half Sunday against Green Bay (AP Photo/Matt Ludtke)
Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks had a crazy 2019 season. (AP Photo/Greg Trott)

POLL: Grade the Seahawks for their 2019 season

Seattle finished 11-5, lost in the divisional round of the playoffs, and always played close games.

Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks had a crazy 2019 season. (AP Photo/Greg Trott)
Edmonds-Woodway High School graduate Ali Gaye, who’s joining the LSU football team as a defensive end for the 2020 season, will be an interested spectator when the Tigers take on Clemson in the CFP national championship game Monday night. (Ian Terry/The Herald)

LSU-bound E-W grad has “no doubt” about CFP title game

Ali Gaye is enrolling early for spring semester and will join the Tigers on the field next season.

Edmonds-Woodway High School graduate Ali Gaye, who’s joining the LSU football team as a defensive end for the 2020 season, will be an interested spectator when the Tigers take on Clemson in the CFP national championship game Monday night. (Ian Terry/The Herald)