College sports

Battle’s big 1st half helps UW to win over Oregon State

The freshman from Marysville Pilchuck scores 11 first-half points in the Huskies’ 64-56 victory.

 

New WSU coach emphasizes importance of winning Apple Cup

Nick Rolovich strikes all the right chords in his introductory press conference on Thursday.

 

Snohomish County almost had a historic hoops moment

Local players were on the verge of being on both of the No. 1 college basketball teams in the country.

 

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

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)

UW falls to Cal, drops third straight

The Golden Bears’ Matt Bradley banked in a 3-pointer in overtime to hand the Huskies another loss.

UW hires Jaguars assistant Donovan as offensive coordinator

The 45-year-old has experience as a college coordinator at both Penn State and Vanderbilt.

Short-handed Washington folds late in loss to Stanford

Starting point guard Quade Green was ruled academically ineligible before the Huskies’ 61-55 defeat.

Leach leaving WSU to become head coach at Mississippi State

He posted a 55-47 record in eight seasons as head coach of the Cougars.

UW men hope to build on ‘statement’ win against USC

The Huskies look to continue to gain momentum during their first Pac-12 road swing.

Bobby Martin, freshman at Everett Community College, receives a pass Thursday evening at the Walt Price Fitness Center in Everett on January 2, 2020. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Ex-Glacier Peak hoops star’s change of heart has lifted EvCC

Bobby Martin was set to quit basketball, but a missed free throw in his last prep game changed his mind.

Bobby Martin, freshman at Everett Community College, receives a pass Thursday evening at the Walt Price Fitness Center in Everett on January 2, 2020. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Huskies’ Ahmed declares for NFL draft

The junior running back rushed for 1,020 rushing yards and 11 touchdowns this past season.

UW men fall to UCLA in Pac-12 opener

Jaden McDaniels fouls out early in the second half and the Huskies lose to the Bruins 66-64.

5 names to watch in UW’s offensive coordinator search

Former Prosser star and current Cowboys offense coordinator Kellen Moore could be the frontrunner.

The Herald’s most-viewed online local sports stories of 2019

The list includes plenty of high school sports, some outdoors news and the son of a famous actress.

Let the QB competition begin for Washington

With Jacob Eason leaving, Jacob Sirmon, Dylan Morris and Ethan Garbers will battle to start in 2020.

Navy tops Kansas State in Liberty Bowl with last-second FG

The Midshipmen cap a program-record-tying 11-2 season with a 20-17 victory.

Ex-Edmonds CC standout shooting his shot in Division 1 hoops

Zach Walton parlayed success with the Tritons into a starter’s role at Drexel.

Community sports roundup: Lakewood cheer heading to nationals

The Cougars will compete at nationals for the first time, on Feb. 1-2 in Dallas.

Clemson topples Ohio State to reach national title game

The Tigers rally with a late touchdown to defeat the Buckeyes 29-23 in the Fiesta Bowl.

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