College sports

Community sports roundup: Mukilteo man subject of documentary

Bill Johnson has spent the past 3 years coaching basketball in Tibet.

Huskies advance to finals at Women’s College World Series

Washington’s 3-0 victory eliminates two-time defending national champion Oklahoma

UW tops UConn 7-1 in NCAA baseball regional opener

Joe DeMers pitched eight strong innings and Washington scored five runs in the eighth inning to break open a… Continue reading

UW beats Oregon, advances to WCWS semifinals

Fifth-seeded Washington wins 6-2 and needs one win Sunday to advance to the championship series.

Washington tops 2-time defending champ Oklahoma in WCWS

Snohomish alum Trysten Melhart’s diving catch backs a strong pitching performance in the Huskies’ 2-0 win.

Snohomish grad Trysten Melhart saves the UW softball team

Melhart’s controversial catch preserved the Huskies’ 2-0 victory over Oklahoma at the Women’s CWS.

WSU preparing to tackle deficit in its athletic department

The school will present its debt reduction plan to the school’s Board of Regents on Friday

Community roundup: Tritons’ ace earns NWAC baseball honor

Edmonds Community College’s Elliot Carney was named the league’s Pitcher of the Year.

EvCC’s Ford sweeps jumping events at NWAC championships

Jakobe Ford is now a one-of-a-kind. The Everett Community College track and field athlete became the first male to ever sweep all three jumping events… Continue reading

Edmonds Community College’s Yugo Hamakawa squares to bunt during the Tritons’ baseball practice May 16 in Lynnwood. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Japanese shortstop leading Edmonds CC baseball

Yugo Hamakawa and the Tritons begin NWAC Tournament play this weekend in Longview.

Edmonds Community College’s Yugo Hamakawa squares to bunt during the Tritons’ baseball practice May 16 in Lynnwood. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Edmonds CC places 3rd at NWAC Softball Tournament

Two Tritons were named NFCA All-Americans.

Community roundup: Pair of Everett crews qualify for nationals

The Everett Rowing Association is sending a pair of boats to nationals. Everett had two boats finish in the top three at the USRowing Northwest… Continue reading

NCAA to allow championships in states with sports betting

The move comes three days after the Supreme Court’s ruling on sports gambling

Community roundup: Stanwood alumna invited to top rowing camp

Sofia Sobotta has gone from walk-on to international consideration. The Stanwood High School graduate, now a senior on the USC women’s rowing team, was one… Continue reading

Community roundup: EdCC softball sets team record for wins

It’s official. This year’s Edmonds Community College softball team is the winningest in school history. The Tritons set a new school record for victories in… Continue reading

Downs: ‘I’m going to make the Vikings look like geniuses’

The Mountlake Terrace alum had to wait until the 7th round of the NFL draft to hear his name called.

Slew of UW players will be in NFL rookie minicamps

At least 8 players from last year’s team were either drafted or signed as free agents.

He’s Player of the Year: EvCC’s Gio Jackson credits teammates

The sophomore guard is the first Trojan men’s basketball player to earn the Northwest conference honor.

49ers take UW WR Pettis in Round 2 of NFL draft

He returned an NCAA record nine punts for touchdowns during his time at Washington.