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AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox split doubleheader with Emeralds

Everett drops the first game 2-1, but bounces back to win the second game 9-2.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox drop 3rd straight in crucial series with Emeralds

Everett loses 4-1 and falls to 3.5 games behind Eugene with eight games remaining.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Silvertips' Matthew Ng (left) and Chiefs' Jordan Chudley vie for control the puck during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

For now, Silvertips won’t require fans provide proof of vaccine

However, those in attendance will be required to wear masks as preseason games begin Friday.

Silvertips' Matthew Ng (left) and Chiefs' Jordan Chudley vie for control the puck during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Lake Stevens High School graduate Katie Holloway (top row, third from left) and the rest of the United States women's sitting volleyball team celebrate with their gold medals after defeating China in the final match at the 2020 Paralympic Games on Sept. 5, 2021, in Tokyo. (Photo provided by USA Volleyball)

Through adversity, Lake Stevens alum earns Paralympic gold

Katie Holloway brings home a sitting volleyball gold medal and is named the tournament MVP.

Lake Stevens High School graduate Katie Holloway (top row, third from left) and the rest of the United States women's sitting volleyball team celebrate with their gold medals after defeating China in the final match at the 2020 Paralympic Games on Sept. 5, 2021, in Tokyo. (Photo provided by USA Volleyball)
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Yan Khomenko signals for substitution Sunday night at Xfinity Arena in Everett, Wa on September 6th, 2015

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Silvertips’ opening game altered due to travel restrictions

The WHL announces that U.S. and B.C. games will only be played against each other in the month of October.

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Yan Khomenko signals for substitution Sunday night at Xfinity Arena in Everett, Wa on September 6th, 2015

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AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox lose to Emeralds, drop further back in standings

Everett falls 11-5 and drops to 2.5 games behind both Eugene and Spokane.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Noelvi Marte drives in 2 in debut, AquaSox fall to Emeralds

The 19-year-old phenom has a pair of RBI singles in Everett’s 9-6 loss to Eugene on the road.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
McKenna Geer, a Lakewood High School graduate, placed 17th in the R9 Mixed 50m Rifle Prone SH2 competition at the 2020 Summer Paralympic Games. (Provided photo)

Community roundup: Lakewood alum places 17th at Paralympics

Plus, the Steelheads join a new soccer league, local youth golfers fare well at regionals, and more.

McKenna Geer, a Lakewood High School graduate, placed 17th in the R9 Mixed 50m Rifle Prone SH2 competition at the 2020 Summer Paralympic Games. (Provided photo)
Host parents Julie and Norman Nicholson with AquaSox players Bernie Martinez (left to right), Cody Grosse, Joseph Rosa and Jarod Bayless with his wife Hannah Bayless who are all being accommodated by the Nicholson family. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

They stepped up to the plate for AquaSox in need of housing

Veteran host families took it upon themselves to ensure some of Everett’s players had a comfortable home.

Host parents Julie and Norman Nicholson with AquaSox players Bernie Martinez (left to right), Cody Grosse, Joseph Rosa and Jarod Bayless with his wife Hannah Bayless who are all being accommodated by the Nicholson family. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox fall to Canadians

Vancouver scored 5 runs in the 1st 4 innings as Everett fell for the 3rd time in its past 4 games.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Labrada hits walk-off blast in 11th, AquaSox down Canadians

Everett rallies past Vancouver to win 10-9 on a wild night at Funko Field.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Silvertips' Jackson Berezowski beats Spokane's Jack Finley to the puck during the game against the Spokane Chiefs on Nov. 17, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Silvertips happy to be ‘back to normal’ as camp opens

After a pandemic-ravaged season in 2020-21, Everett begins under, somewhat, normal circumstances.

Silvertips' Jackson Berezowski beats Spokane's Jack Finley to the puck during the game against the Spokane Chiefs on Nov. 17, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox lose to Canadians in day game at Funko Field

Everett can’t overcome a big day from Spencer Horwitz in a 9-7 loss to Vancouver.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox lose to Canadians as High-A West race tightens

Everett falls 5-2 and is now tied with Spokane in first place with Eugene just a half-game behind.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Frogs rally past Canadians, leap back into 1st place

Andy Thomas makes key plays on offense and defense in Everett’s 9-8 win over Vancouver.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Jacob Koppenberg lines up a putt on the 17th hole during the quarterfinals at the 2019 U.S. Mid-Amateur at Colorado Golf Club in Parker, Colo. on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019.  (Copyright USGA/Chris Keane)

Community sports: Everett grad wins state mid-am golf title

Plus, a local softball players shines at the USSSA Summer All American Games.

Jacob Koppenberg lines up a putt on the 17th hole during the quarterfinals at the 2019 U.S. Mid-Amateur at Colorado Golf Club in Parker, Colo. on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019.  (Copyright USGA/Chris Keane)
Miami Dolphins running back Myles Gaskin (37) runs the ball, during the first half of a NFL preseason football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miami Dolphins running back Myles Gaskin (37) runs the ball, during the first half of a NFL preseason football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox drop out of first place with loss to Canadians

Everett rallies late, but can’t overcome a bad third inning in a 9-8 loss to Vancouver.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
AquaSox's Tyler Keenan dives for the ball during the game against the Dust Devils on Sunday, May 16, 2021 in Everett, Wash.

AquaSox weekly update: Everett’s rough August continues

After losing 18 of their past 25, the Sox are in a tight 3-team race for the league championship series.

AquaSox's Tyler Keenan dives for the ball during the game against the Dust Devils on Sunday, May 16, 2021 in Everett, Wash.
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox offense comes up big in victory over Spokane

Everett scored 10 runs as it snapped a four-game losing streak.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)