Baseball

Merchants to be marked men at NBC World Series

Everett returns to Wichita for the tournament this weekend after a stunning run to last year’s final.

 

Pacific Little League to play in winner-take-all state final

West Seattle handed Pacific its 1st tournament loss, 7-6, Saturday to force Sunday’s clincher.

 

Edmonds-Woodway grad chasing his dream on the baseball diamond

After not being picked in the MLB draft, Tate Budnick signed with the Milwaukee Brewers organization.

 

An Alaska state flag decorates the hat of Kyle Knell as he watches his team, the Goldpanners, play the first game of a three-game series against the Everett Merchants at Everett Memorial Stadium on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Tradition-laden Alaska Goldpanners come to Everett

Tom Seaver, Dave Winfield, Bob Boone and Billy Beane. Those are just a few of the players who have passed through the storied… Continue reading

An Alaska state flag decorates the hat of Kyle Knell as he watches his team, the Goldpanners, play the first game of a three-game series against the Everett Merchants at Everett Memorial Stadium on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

M’s lose fifth straight despite 7 RBI night from Cruz

Seattle blew leads of four and five runs on its way to a 14-10 road loss against the Boston Red Sox.

Jackson’s Carter Booth slides safely into third base during a March 15 game in Mill Creek. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

The Herald’s 2018 All-Area baseball teams

Eds. note: The Player of the Year and All-Area teams were chosen by The Herald sports staff based on coach recommendations, season statistics and first-hand… Continue reading

Jackson’s Carter Booth slides safely into third base during a March 15 game in Mill Creek. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Three-run homer hands Merchants second loss

Kasey Basley’s two-out three-run blast in the bottom of the fifth inning broke up a 1-1 tie, and the Everett Merchants baseball team fell 4-1… Continue reading

UW bats silenced in Game 2 of super regionals

The Huskies mustered just three hits and a run off of Titans starting pitcher Tommy Wilson.

2018 Baseball Player of the Year: Brett Gillis

The Cascade senior reaped the benefits of his offseason preparation.

Terrace falls to Ellensburg in 2A state baseball title game

The Hawks battle hard in the title matchup, but lose 2-1 to finish in 2nd place.

Friday’s prep postseason results

BASEBALL 4A State Tournament At Gesa Stadium, Pasco Friday’s semifinals Richland 11, Federal Way 0 Skyview 3, Wenatchee 1 Saturday’s 3rd-place game Federal Way vs.… Continue reading

Mountlake Terrace baseball team advances to 2A state title game

The Hawks’ pitching led them to a 7-3 win over West Valley (Spokane) in a semifinal game.

E-W baseball suffers crushing defeat in 3A baseball semis

The Warriors fall to Kelso 5-4 on a bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the 7th inning.

Layne Zuschin catches down Bret Serres in a pickle execise Wednesday afternoon during practice at Mountlake Terrace High School in Mountlake Terrace on May 23, 2018. The Hawks are headed to state for the first time in school history. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Mountlake Terrace baseball team excelling on and off the field

After winning an academic state title, the Hawks will try to claim a title on the diamond as well.

Layne Zuschin catches down Bret Serres in a pickle execise Wednesday afternoon during practice at Mountlake Terrace High School in Mountlake Terrace on May 23, 2018. The Hawks are headed to state for the first time in school history. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

State baseball capsules

Edmonds-Woodway (3A) and Mountlake Terrace (2A) will play state semifinal games Friday.

POLL RESULTS: No consensus on local state title contenders

Voters are all over the map about which Snohomish County high school team will win state.

POLL: Which local high school team has best shot at state?

Eight Snohomish County softball and baseball teams vie for state championships this weekend.

Cedar Park Christian baseball makes 1A state semifinals

The Cedar Park Christian baseball team is headed to the 1A state semifinals for the second consecutive season. The Eagles (19-5), last year’s state-runner up,… Continue reading

Lynnwood girls golf, Terrace baseball win academic titles

The Lynnwood girls golf and Mountlake Terrace baseball teams were announced as academic state champions last week by the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association. Lynnwood claimed… Continue reading

Jackson’ head coach, Kirk Nicholson comforts Carter Booth after their elimination lose to Skyview Saturday afternoon at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on May 19, 2018. Skyview won 2-1 to advance on to state. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Jackson baseball reaches state quarters, falls to Skyview

The T-wolves’ season ends with a 2-1 loss to the Storm after beating South Kitsap in the opening round.

Jackson’ head coach, Kirk Nicholson comforts Carter Booth after their elimination lose to Skyview Saturday afternoon at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on May 19, 2018. Skyview won 2-1 to advance on to state. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)