Washington coach Jimmy Lake stands with official Michael Weseloh as he waits for a review of a call during the second half of the team's NCAA college football game against Stanford on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

UW opts out of potential bowl bid, football season over

Washington is still not able to practice due to COVID-19 cases and contact tracing.

Washington coach Jimmy Lake stands with official Michael Weseloh as he waits for a review of a call during the second half of the team's NCAA college football game against Stanford on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Seahawks' Rashaad Penny (20) runs for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Seahawks’ Penny ‘looks terrific’ as return draws closer

The young running back hasn’t played since suffering a knee injury on Dec. 8, 2019.

Seattle Seahawks' Rashaad Penny (20) runs for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Felix Hernandez played for the Everett AquaSox, both as a prospect coming up through the Seattle Mariners’ system, and as. a major leaguer doing a rehabilitation stint. (Dougal Brownlie, For the Everett Daily Herald)

POLL RESULTS: Readers ready to attend more AquaSox games

The switch from Short Season-A to High-A has the majority of voters fired up for AquaSox baseball.

Felix Hernandez played for the Everett AquaSox, both as a prospect coming up through the Seattle Mariners’ system, and as. a major leaguer doing a rehabilitation stint. (Dougal Brownlie, For the Everett Daily Herald)
Edmonds-Woodway’s Maddie McMahon attempts a layup during the game against Bethel at the 3A Girls Hardwood Classic on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019 in Tacoma, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

WIAA makes no decision on start, will meet again in January

Jan. 4, 11 and 18 will serve as the three checkpoint dates to update the status of a return to play.

Edmonds-Woodway’s Maddie McMahon attempts a layup during the game against Bethel at the 3A Girls Hardwood Classic on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019 in Tacoma, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Cameron Underwood (right) looks to the basket during practice Monday evening at Everett Community College in Everett on March 2, 2020.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Cameron Underwood (right) looks to the basket during practice Monday evening at Everett Community College in Everett on March 2, 2020.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Washington's Nate Roberts, right, stumbles and loses his defensive posture on Montana's Kyle Owens in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020, at Alaska Airlines Arena in Seattle. (Dean Rutz/The Seattle Times via AP)

UW men fall to Montana for 1st time since 1994

The Huskies shoot 8 of 19 at the free-throw line and drop to 1-5 on the season after the 66-58 loss.

Washington's Nate Roberts, right, stumbles and loses his defensive posture on Montana's Kyle Owens in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020, at Alaska Airlines Arena in Seattle. (Dean Rutz/The Seattle Times via AP)
Los Angeles Angels relief pitcher Keynan Middleton (99) throws against the Houston Astros during a baseball game Monday, Aug. 24, 2020, in Houston. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke)

Mariners add to bullpen again, sign Keynan Middleton

The 27-year-old from the Portland area posted a 5.40 ERA in 13 games for the Angels last season.

Los Angeles Angels relief pitcher Keynan Middleton (99) throws against the Houston Astros during a baseball game Monday, Aug. 24, 2020, in Houston. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke)
Everett Silvertips' Dustin Wolf blocks a shot during the game on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Silvertips’ season delayed again; no new start date set

This is the fourth time the WHL’s start has been pushed back because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Everett Silvertips' Dustin Wolf blocks a shot during the game on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
File-This Sept. 9, 2020, file photo shows Texas Rangers relief pitcher Rafael Montero throwing to the Los Angeles Angels in a baseball game in Arlington, Texas. The Seattle Mariners bolstered their bullpen on Tuesday by acquiring right-handed reliever Montero from the Rangers.  (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)

Mariners bolster bullpen, acquire Montero from Rangers

The right-hander posted eight saves as Texas’ closer last season.

File-This Sept. 9, 2020, file photo shows Texas Rangers relief pitcher Rafael Montero throwing to the Los Angeles Angels in a baseball game in Arlington, Texas. The Seattle Mariners bolstered their bullpen on Tuesday by acquiring right-handed reliever Montero from the Rangers.  (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacob Eason (9) walks off of the field after warm ups prior to the start of an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Kirk Irwin)
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacob Eason (9) walks off of the field after warm ups prior to the start of an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Kirk Irwin)
Seattle Seahawks safety Jamal Adams puts on his helmet before Sunday’s game against the New York Jets at Lumen Field. Adams set the NFL’s single-season record for sacks by a defensive back in Seattle’s 40-3 victory. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)

Patterson: Seahawks’ Adams makes NFL sack history

Seattle’s safety not only set a new single-season record for sacks by a DB, he’s sparking the Seahawks’ D.

Seattle Seahawks safety Jamal Adams puts on his helmet before Sunday’s game against the New York Jets at Lumen Field. Adams set the NFL’s single-season record for sacks by a defensive back in Seattle’s 40-3 victory. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)
Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Jake Luton (6) in the end zone celebrating his rushing touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans, Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Gary McCullough)

Luton supports Marysville nonprofit for My Cause, My Cleats

The Jaguars QB will wear shoes supporting the CJK Foundation, a suicide prevention organization.

Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Jake Luton (6) in the end zone celebrating his rushing touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans, Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Gary McCullough)
The Everett AquaSox’s Connor Hoover high-fives Carter Bins after scoring during a game against the Eugene Emeralds in 2019 at Funko Field. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

POLL: How do you feel about the AquaSox moving up?

Will Everett’s impending switch from Short Season-A to High-A make you more likely to attend games?

The Everett AquaSox’s Connor Hoover high-fives Carter Bins after scoring during a game against the Eugene Emeralds in 2019 at Funko Field. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Goncalves signs 3-year deal with Lightning

Gage Goncalves’ wild 2020 reached yet another apex. The Everett Silvertips center, a virtual unknown when the 2019-20 WHL season began, signed a three-year entry-level… Continue reading

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson looks downfield against the New York Jets during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Wilson throws 4 more TDs, Seahawks rout winless Jets 40-3

Seattle rebounds as it hoped after last week’s poor offensive performance in its loss to the Giants.

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Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson looks downfield against the New York Jets during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf reads a birthday note handed him by his teammates after he scored a touchdown against the New York Jets during the first half Sunday at Lumen Field. (AP Photo/Lindsey Wasson)

Grading the Seahawks in their 40-3 victory over the Jets

Seattle receives strong marks after finally blowing out an inferior opponent.

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf reads a birthday note handed him by his teammates after he scored a touchdown against the New York Jets during the first half Sunday at Lumen Field. (AP Photo/Lindsey Wasson)
Seattle Sounders' Cristian Roldan, left, tries to dribble past Columbus Crew's Lucas Zelarayan during the first half of the MLS Cup championship soccer match Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

Sounders’ repeat bid falls short to Columbus in MLS Cup

Columbus scores twice in the first half and tacks on another in the second to win the MLS title.

Seattle Sounders' Cristian Roldan, left, tries to dribble past Columbus Crew's Lucas Zelarayan during the first half of the MLS Cup championship soccer match Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Oregon's LJ Figueroa, left, struggles for control of the ball with Washington's Quade Green, bottom right, and Hameir Wright during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Washington men rally, fall to Oregon

Marysville Pilchuk alum RaeQuan Battle scores 19 points in the Huskies’ 74-71 defeat.

Oregon's LJ Figueroa, left, struggles for control of the ball with Washington's Quade Green, bottom right, and Hameir Wright during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Seahawks strong safety Jamal Adams, right, gets to Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray (1) just as Murray gets a pass off, during the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Reunion time as Seahawks host winless Jets

Seattle safety Jamal Adams will face his former team in Sunday’s contest.

Seattle Seahawks strong safety Jamal Adams, right, gets to Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray (1) just as Murray gets a pass off, during the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
California student equipment manager Will O'Connor removes equipment for his team from Martin Stadium  after the NCAA college football game between Washington State and California was canceled because of a case of COVID-19 on the Cal team, Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, in Pullman, Wash. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)

California at WSU football game canceled before kickoff

The Golden Bears were not able to field the minimum amount of players after a positive COVID-19 test.

California student equipment manager Will O'Connor removes equipment for his team from Martin Stadium  after the NCAA college football game between Washington State and California was canceled because of a case of COVID-19 on the Cal team, Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, in Pullman, Wash. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)