Football

Seahawks fire assistant coaches Cable and Bevell

Cable, a Snohomish High School graduate, was responsible for the team’s lackluster running game

UW could be in play for Eason if he transfers from Georgia

The former Lake Stevens star is likely to leave after being supplanted by Jake Fromm.

NFL changes concussion protocol after Savage incident

An NFL and union review determined that Texans quarterback’s return to the game was “unacceptable.”

3 Monroe stars headline locals on all-state football teams

Isaiah Lewis, Josh Jerome and Ricky Baker are named to the 4A team; 11 other local standouts are honored.

Archbishop Murphy’s star chooses University of Washington

The highly ranked defense back had listed UW and Notre Dame as his top choices.

Monroe 2-way star Jerome set to sign with EWU

The lineman plans to ink a letter of intent with Eastern when the early signing period opens Wednesday.

Seahawks are preparing to face reigning rushing champion Elliot

Seattle hopes to stymie Ezekiel Elliott, who is fresh off his 6-week suspension

Smalley resigns as Snohomish football coach

Kai Smalley has resigned his position as head coach of the Snohomish football team. Smalley had been Snohomish’s coach since 2013. “I want to spend… Continue reading

The Herald’s 2017 prep football All-Area defense

The list includes first- and second-team selections.

Matt Sevao of Lake Stevens is The Herald’s All-Area Defensive Player of the Year. Sevao set the school record with 18 sacks. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Lake Stevens’ Sevao is The Herald’s Defensive Player of the Year

The senior defensive end wreaked havoc on opposing offenses on his way to a school-record 17 sacks.

Matt Sevao of Lake Stevens is The Herald’s All-Area Defensive Player of the Year. Sevao set the school record with 18 sacks. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

The Herald’s 2017 prep football All-Area Offense

First- and second-team selections and Coach of the Year

Monroe’s Lewis is The Herald’s 2017 Offensive Player of the Year

The senior running back piled up huge numbers as a breakout star for the Bearcats.

Noah Becker, defensive back, eyes the ball held by Jack Kramer during drills Wednesday afternoon at Edmonds-Woodway High School in Edmonds on October 11th, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Q&A with Edmonds-Woodway’s Noah Becker

The Warriors senior has excelled on the football field and the basketball court.

Noah Becker, defensive back, eyes the ball held by Jack Kramer during drills Wednesday afternoon at Edmonds-Woodway High School in Edmonds on October 11th, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

These national gridiron contenders are 9 years old

A youth football team from Marysville will compete in a California tournament this weekend.

Huskies receive commitment from 3-star running back

Washington adds the 14th member of their 2018 recruiting class.

Prep athletes of the week for 11/20-11/25

Football Ben Hines, Archbishop Murphy Hines, a senior, returned a fumble 12 yards for a touchdown Saturday in the Wildcats’ 10-6 loss to Tumwater in… Continue reading

Washington Huskies defensive back Ezekiel Turner holds the Apple Cup trophy after the Washington State Cougars lost to the Washington Huskies 41-14 at Husky Stadium in the 110th Apple Cup on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017 in Seattle, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Gallery: The Apple Cup

The Washington State Cougars invaded Husky Stadium at the University of Washington in Seattle.

Washington Huskies defensive back Ezekiel Turner holds the Apple Cup trophy after the Washington State Cougars lost to the Washington Huskies 41-14 at Husky Stadium in the 110th Apple Cup on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017 in Seattle, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Archbishop Murphy succumbs to Tumwater’s stifling defense

The Wildcats’ reign atop the 2A classification ends with a 10-6 state semifinal loss to the Thunderbirds.

Tumwater football team relies on dominant rushing attack

With the Archbishop Murphy and Tumwater football teams set to meet Saturday in a Class 2A state semifinal, Herald reporter Cameron Van Til asked Lauren… Continue reading