Baseball

Jackson's Ryan Contreras is welcomed by teammate Dominic Hellman after Contreras' home run Friday afternoon at Funko Field at Memorial Stadium in Everett on April 23, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Prep baseball recap: 2020 season was short, but sweet

A look back at the highlights and top teams from the five-week high school baseball season.

 

Julio Rodriguez runs the bases Saturday afternoon during practice at Funko Field in Everett on May 1, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox update: A look back at the Sox’s season-opening series

Rodriguez, Hancock and others made their AquaSox debuts as Everett took 4 of 6 from Hillsboro.

 

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AquaSox rally, beat Hops in extra innings in series finale

Julio Rodriguez drives in the go-ahead run in the 10th inning and Everett beats Hillsboro 8-7.

 

Marysville Getchell's Ethan Jury reaches out for the ball as Arlington's Nick Salstrom dives back to second base during the game on Friday, May 7, 2021 in Arlington, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

GALLERY: Arlington tops Getchell to close spring sports season

The Eagles bounce back from their first regular-season loss since 2018 with a win over the Chargers.

Marysville Getchell's Ethan Jury reaches out for the ball as Arlington's Nick Salstrom dives back to second base during the game on Friday, May 7, 2021 in Arlington, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Emerson Hancock warms up Saturday afternoon during practice at Funko Field in Everett on May 1, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox preview: It’s prospects galore as Sox begin a new era

The AquaSox are loaded with talent as they enter their 1st season at the minor leagues’ High-A level.

Emerson Hancock warms up Saturday afternoon during practice at Funko Field in Everett on May 1, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Jackson dominates Cascade, 14-0, Friday afternoon at Funko Field at Memorial Stadium in Everett on April 23, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

GALLERY: Timberwolves take a bite out of Bruins

The Jackson baseball team remains undefeated on the season with a 14-0 win over Cascade.

Jackson dominates Cascade, 14-0, Friday afternoon at Funko Field at Memorial Stadium in Everett on April 23, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Marysville Getchell's Bradley Aasen slides into second base while Marysville Pilchuck's Alex Smith reaches to tag him during the game on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 in Marysville, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

GALLERY: Getchell blanks Pilchuck as spring sports return

The Chargers welcome the return of spring sports after an almost two-year absence with a 10-0 win.

Marysville Getchell's Bradley Aasen slides into second base while Marysville Pilchuck's Alex Smith reaches to tag him during the game on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 in Marysville, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Malakhi Knight rounds third base during a game. (Photo courtesy of Malakhi Knight)

Getchell’s Knight named prep baseball preseason All-American

The two-sport star and UCLA commit was honored by Baseball America on Monday.

Malakhi Knight rounds third base during a game. (Photo courtesy of Malakhi Knight)
Malakhi Knight rounds third base during a game. (Photo courtesy of Malakhi Knight)

Marysville Getchell’s Knight switches commitment to UCLA

The state’s top-ranked baseball player for the class of 2021 originally committed to Oregon State.

Malakhi Knight rounds third base during a game. (Photo courtesy of Malakhi Knight)
Darrington baseball player Brevin Ross

Darrington baseball player Brevin Ross

The shortstop/catcher played five years of varsity baseball and also starred on the basketball team.

Darrington baseball player Brevin Ross
MG’s Knight named Gatorade state baseball player of year

MG’s Knight named Gatorade state baseball player of year

Despite not having a season, the star junior was recognized as the top overall player in Washington.

MG’s Knight named Gatorade state baseball player of year
Major issues confront Minor League Baseball and the AquaSox

Major issues confront Minor League Baseball and the AquaSox

“When the time is right for baseball to return, we will be here,” pledges general manager Danny Tetzlaff.

Major issues confront Minor League Baseball and the AquaSox
Meadowdale baseball team reacts to lengthy season delay

Meadowdale baseball team reacts to lengthy season delay

The senior-laden Mavericks with state aspirations are disappointed, but keeping a positive outlook.

Meadowdale baseball team reacts to lengthy season delay

North Bothell Little League to NW Regional semis

The Washington representatives ousted Montana in a 9-2 win, and will play again Friday.

Phil Johnson Ballfields in Everett to get $4.65M renovation

Phil Johnson Ballfields in Everett to get $4.65M renovation

The improvements could help attract more youth baseball and softball tournaments, or even national events.

Phil Johnson Ballfields in Everett to get $4.65M renovation
Lake Stevens alum named Oregon State baseball coach

Lake Stevens alum named Oregon State baseball coach

Mitch Canham captained the Beavers to a pair of NCAA championships in 2006 and 2007.

Lake Stevens alum named Oregon State baseball coach
Jackson two-way star senior Iyanla de Jesus was named the state’s Gatorade Softball Player of the Year after leading the Timberwolves to a second consecutive state title. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Prep notebook: Jackson star named Gatorade softball state POY

Iyanla de Jesus is Gatorade’s state player of the year after leading her team to back-to-back state titles.

Jackson two-way star senior Iyanla de Jesus was named the state’s Gatorade Softball Player of the Year after leading the Timberwolves to a second consecutive state title. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
The Herald’s 2019 All-Area high school baseball teams

The Herald’s 2019 All-Area high school baseball teams

A look at the top prep baseball players in the area this season.

The Herald’s 2019 All-Area high school baseball teams
2019 Baseball Player of the Year: Owen Bishop

2019 Baseball Player of the Year: Owen Bishop

The two-way star excelled both as a pitcher and hitter, helping the Eagles to a 23-2 season.

2019 Baseball Player of the Year: Owen Bishop
Archbishop Murphy baseball to rely on defense in state semis
Archbishop Murphy baseball to rely on defense in state semis
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