College sports

Miranda Granger jumps in the air to knee a medicine ball being held by Charlie Pearson during her training session at Charlie's Combat Club on Friday, July 26, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Miranda Granger jumps in the air to knee a medicine ball being held by Charlie Pearson during her training session at Charlie's Combat Club on Friday, July 26, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Aubrey Peterson makes a base hit during the Canada Cup Thursday morning in Surrey British Columbia on July 11, 2019.  Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Aubrey Peterson makes a base hit during the Canada Cup Thursday morning in Surrey British Columbia on July 11, 2019.  Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Washington State quarterback Victor Gabalis throws a pass during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Southern California, Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021, in Pullman, Wash. Southern California won 45-14. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)

Archbishop Murphy grad Gabalis to transfer from WSU

The backup quarterback appeared in three games for the Cougars last season.

Washington State quarterback Victor Gabalis throws a pass during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Southern California, Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021, in Pullman, Wash. Southern California won 45-14. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)
The Snohomish County FC Steelheads won the Northwest Premier League Indoor championship in their inaugural season. (Brit Litwin)

Community roundup: Steelheads win indoor women’s championship

Also, Lake Stevens grad sets college record, EvCC claims “T” Trophy and Monroe alum wins NWAC honors.

The Snohomish County FC Steelheads won the Northwest Premier League Indoor championship in their inaugural season. (Brit Litwin)
Everett AquaSox players Trent Tingelstad, front, and Austin Shenton warm up at Funko Field on the first day of practice on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 in Everett, Wash. Tingelstad resides in Marysville while Shenton is from Bellingham. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Community roundup: MP alum Tingelstad back with AquaSox

Plus, an Everett native leads the U-17 Sounders to a title, the Steelheads will play for a women’s indoor title and more.

Everett AquaSox players Trent Tingelstad, front, and Austin Shenton warm up at Funko Field on the first day of practice on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 in Everett, Wash. Tingelstad resides in Marysville while Shenton is from Bellingham. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Seattle Mariners' Steven Souza Jr. rounds the bases after hitting a grand slam during the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Saturday, March 19, 2022, in Peoria, Ariz. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Seattle Mariners' Steven Souza Jr. rounds the bases after hitting a grand slam during the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Saturday, March 19, 2022, in Peoria, Ariz. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
University of Washington coach Kalen Deboer walks among players and staff as they perform early morning warmups during NCAA football practice, Wednesday, March 30, 2022. (Steve Ringman/The Seattle Times via AP)

UW holds first spring practice under new coach DeBoer

The start of spring football rings in a new era at Washington.

University of Washington coach Kalen Deboer walks among players and staff as they perform early morning warmups during NCAA football practice, Wednesday, March 30, 2022. (Steve Ringman/The Seattle Times via AP)
Virginia swimmer Matt King, a Glacier Peak High School graduate. (Matt Riley / UVA Athletic Communications)

Community roundup: GP grad King has strong showing at NCAA championships

Also, Snohomish grad earns softball honors, another Snohomish grad is dealing with an injury, and more.

Virginia swimmer Matt King, a Glacier Peak High School graduate. (Matt Riley / UVA Athletic Communications)
Kyler Gordon, an Archbishop Murphy High School graduate and University of Washington cornerback, catches a pass during positional drills at UW’s Pro Day Tuesday, March 29, 2022, at the Dempsey Indoor Center in Seattle, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)

UW pro day marks change in eras

Nearly a dozen outgoing Huskies completed drills in front coaches and scouts.

Kyler Gordon, an Archbishop Murphy High School graduate and University of Washington cornerback, catches a pass during positional drills at UW’s Pro Day Tuesday, March 29, 2022, at the Dempsey Indoor Center in Seattle, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)
Western Washington's Gracie Castaneda looks to shoot during the NCAA Division II national title game against Glenville State on Friday at Bill Harris Arena in Birmingham, Alabama. (Michael Wade)

WWU comes up short in national title game against Glenville St.

The Vikings led at halftime but couldn’t overcome 25 turnovers in the loss.

Western Washington's Gracie Castaneda looks to shoot during the NCAA Division II national title game against Glenville State on Friday at Bill Harris Arena in Birmingham, Alabama. (Michael Wade)
Lane Community College guard Sierra Schepple, an Arlington High School graduate. (Jackson Fisk photo)

Arlington grad Schepple leads Lane CC into NWAC semifinals

The sharp-shooting guard has hit 49.1% of her 3-point attempts this season for the 28-0 Titans.

Lane Community College guard Sierra Schepple, an Arlington High School graduate. (Jackson Fisk photo)
Arkansas forward Trey Wade (3) celebrates with forward Jaylin Williams, middle, and forward Kamani Johnson (20) during the second half of a college basketball game against Gonzaga in the Sweet 16 round of the NCAA tournament in San Francisco, Thursday, March 24, 2022. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Arkansas shocks top-seeded Gonzaga in Sweet 16

The Bulldogs were favored to win the national title, but fall to the Razorbacks 74-68.

Arkansas forward Trey Wade (3) celebrates with forward Jaylin Williams, middle, and forward Kamani Johnson (20) during the second half of a college basketball game against Gonzaga in the Sweet 16 round of the NCAA tournament in San Francisco, Thursday, March 24, 2022. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Washington's Tuli Letuligasenoa reacts after a play against California in an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Projecting UW’s defensive depth chart ahead of spring football

The Huskies will need more production from their defensive line to have a successful season.

Washington's Tuli Letuligasenoa reacts after a play against California in an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Washington quarterbacks Sam Huard (7) during an NCAA college football game against Washington State, Friday, Nov. 26, 2021, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Projecting UW’s offensive depth chart ahead of spring football

Washington will look to put up more points with an offensive-minded head coach in Kalen DeBoer.

Washington quarterbacks Sam Huard (7) during an NCAA college football game against Washington State, Friday, Nov. 26, 2021, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Western Washington's Gracie Castaneda, an Arlington High School graduate, dribbles during an NCAA Division II Elite Eight game against Valdosta State on March 21, 2022, in Birmingham, Ala. (Western Washington photo)
Western Washington's Gracie Castaneda, an Arlington High School graduate, dribbles during an NCAA Division II Elite Eight game against Valdosta State on March 21, 2022, in Birmingham, Ala. (Western Washington photo)
Gonzaga forward Drew Timme (2) reacts next to Memphis forward DeAndre Williams (12) at the end of a second-round NCAA college basketball tournament game, Saturday, March 19, 2022, in Portland, Ore. Gonzaga won 82-78. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer)

Zags survive Memphis to reach 7th straight Sweet 16

Drew Timme explodes in the second half as Gonzaga rallies from a 10-point deficit to beat the Tigers 82-78.

Gonzaga forward Drew Timme (2) reacts next to Memphis forward DeAndre Williams (12) at the end of a second-round NCAA college basketball tournament game, Saturday, March 19, 2022, in Portland, Ore. Gonzaga won 82-78. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer)
Gonzaga forward Drew Timme, center, drives between Georgia State guard Kane Williams (12) and guard Collin Moore, right, during the second half of a first round NCAA college basketball tournament game, Thursday, March 17, 2022, in Portland, Ore. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer)

No. 1 Gonzaga comes alive late to race past Georgia State

Drew Timme scores 32 points and Chet Holmgren adds 19 as the Zags overcome a slow start to win 93-72 in thier NCAA opener.

Gonzaga forward Drew Timme, center, drives between Georgia State guard Kane Williams (12) and guard Collin Moore, right, during the second half of a first round NCAA college basketball tournament game, Thursday, March 17, 2022, in Portland, Ore. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer)
NWAC basketball.

What to know about the NWAC basketball tournaments

The tournament action begins Thursday at Everett Community College.

NWAC basketball.
BYU guard Paisley Harding, a Glacier Peak High School graduate. (Nate Edwards / BYU Photo)

Glacier Peak grad Harding hopes for one final run with BYU

Paisley Harding hopes to cap her standout career at BYU with a deep run in the Women’s NCAA Tournament

BYU guard Paisley Harding, a Glacier Peak High School graduate. (Nate Edwards / BYU Photo)
Oklahoma State's Taylor Roe, a Lake Stevens High School graduate, paces the field on her way to winning the indoor women's 3,000 meter Division I national championship on March 12, 2022, in Birmingham, Alabama. (OSU Athletics)

Lake Stevens grad Roe claims Division I indoor national title

The Oklahoma State junior captured the women’s 3,000 meter national championship on Saturday in Alabama.

Oklahoma State's Taylor Roe, a Lake Stevens High School graduate, paces the field on her way to winning the indoor women's 3,000 meter Division I national championship on March 12, 2022, in Birmingham, Alabama. (OSU Athletics)