Seahawks tempering expecations for wide receiver Gordon

Coach Pete Carroll won’t say if the recent acquisition will play Monday night against San Francisco.

Elleby scores 27, WSU cruises past Seattle in season opener

The Cougars hold the Redhawks to 36% shooting and turn the ball over just three times in an 85-54 win.

King’s runner has been among best in country this season

Naomi Smith heads into the state cross country meet with the 47th-fastest time in the nation.

What to watch for at state cross country

A look at some of the top local runners and teams heading to Pasco for Saturday’s state championships.

Marysville Getchell headed back to state soccer tournament

After a year hiatus, the Chargers clinch a state berth with a 3-0 district semifinal win over E-W.

Seattle and Toronto are set to square off for the MLS Cup on Sunday at CenturyLink Field, and the vast majority of poll voters believe the Sounders will win. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

POLL RESULTS: It’s the Sounders in a landslide

Ninety percent of responders believe Seattle will beat Toronto in Sunday’s MLS Cup final.

Seattle and Toronto are set to square off for the MLS Cup on Sunday at CenturyLink Field, and the vast majority of poll voters believe the Sounders will win. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Scratched no more: Silvertips’ Gurney finding more ice time

After scuffling on the fourth line for most of his WHL career, the 19-year-old has found his niche.

Jennings continues Seahawks’ wide receiver curse

Seattle’s release of the 4th-round pick is another in a long line of misses in the middle rounds.

Lake Stevens girls swim racking up wins — and lots of miles

Without a home pool this season, the Wesco North champion Vikings have logged roughly 2,000 miles.

Glacier Peak clinches 4A state berth with walk-off win

Freshman Ryann Reynolds scores the golden goal in overtime as the Grizzlies defeat Eastlake 3-2.

Prep stars of the night for Tuesday, Nov. 5

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Prep results for Tuesday, Nov. 5, with links to stats

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Hopkins excited about Green’s potential impact

The UW basketball coach says the point guard transfer from Kentucky ‘makes the game easier for others’

Washingtoton football has hole in middle of defense

The Huskies have a problem at inside linebacker due to attrition, transfers and inconsistent play.

Silvertips notebook: Everett staying afloat despite injuries

Thanks to stellar goaltending, the banged-up Tips collected 4 of a possible 6 points this past weekend.

Kispert leads No. 8 Gonzaga to season-opening win

The King’s High School alum scores a career-high 28 points in a 95-64 win over Alabama State.

Rookie Metcalf plays like veteran in Seahawks’ win

When Seattle needed it most, the young wide receiver stepped up big in Sunday’s win over Tampa Bay.

Local players named to preseason college hoops watch lists

Gonzaga’s Corey Kispert and Oregon State’s Mikayla Pivec lead a group tabbed as ones to watch this season.

Vote for The Herald’s Prep Athlete of the Month for October

The nominees include two volleyball players, a cross country runner and a football player

MP alum putting up Russell Wilson-like numbers for Beavers

Oregon State QB Jake Luton has been spectacular in his sixth and final college season