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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’s late rally comes up short in loss to Indians

Cade Marlowe homers twice, including a three-run shot in the bottom of the ninth, but Everett falls 6-5.

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 swept by Indians in doubleheader

Everett drops a pair of one-run games as the race tightens in the High-A West standings.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Seattle Storm’s Jewell Loyd has her jersey grabbed by at Chicago Sky’s Courtney Vandersloot during the game at Angel of the Winds Arena on Friday, Aug. 27, 2021 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

GALLERY: Storm return to Everett, fall to Sky 73-69

Back at Angel of the Winds Arena after a lengthy road trip, Seattle loses to Chicago.

Seattle Storm’s Jewell Loyd has her jersey grabbed by at Chicago Sky’s Courtney Vandersloot during the game at Angel of the Winds Arena on Friday, Aug. 27, 2021 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Alex Swetlikoff appeared in 110 games over three seasons with the Kelowna Rockets, tallying 25 goals and 29 assists. The Everett Silvertips acquired the overage forward on Wednesday. (Photo by Marissa Baecker)

Silvertips acquire overage forward Swetlikoff from Rockets

The 6-foot-4, 190-pound center brings experience to Everett’s after three seasons in Kelowna.

Alex Swetlikoff appeared in 110 games over three seasons with the Kelowna Rockets, tallying 25 goals and 29 assists. The Everett Silvertips acquired the overage forward on Wednesday. (Photo by Marissa Baecker)
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox drop another to surging Indians

Spokane beats Everett 4-2 for its 11th win in the past 12 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)

AquaSox top Indians, regain sole possession of 1st place

Everett pitchers strike out 13 and walk none in an 8-1 win over 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)

Indians hand slumping AquaSox 8th loss in 10 games

Everett remains tied with Eugene for first place in the High-A West after a 10-3 loss to Spokane.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Cameron Beardsley dives for a ball during practice on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

EvCC, EdC begin competitions still dealing with COVID protocols

40-plus college soccer teams converge in Tukwila this week as NWAC sports get underway again.

Cameron Beardsley dives for a ball during practice on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Aquasox's Kennie Taylor watches the ball as he hits a triple and drives in two runs as the Everett Aquasox beat the Vancouver Canadians 11-6 at Funko Field on Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

AquaSox weekly update: Everett loses 3rd consecutive series

The AquaSox’s once-comfortable lead atop the High-A West is all but gone after another series loss.

Aquasox's Kennie Taylor watches the ball as he hits a triple and drives in two runs as the Everett Aquasox beat the Vancouver Canadians 11-6 at Funko Field on Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / 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 Emeralds, lose lead in standings

Eugene won its fifth game in the final contest of a pivotal seven-game series.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Golfers putt on a temporary green while signs to keep off the grass surround a replanted green at Walter E. Hall old Course on Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Mislabeled chemicals kill greens at Walter Hall Golf Course

The course has installed temporary greens, at a reduced rate for players, until new ones are ready.

Golfers putt on a temporary green while signs to keep off the grass surround a replanted green at Walter E. Hall old Course on Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021 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 split doubleheader with Eugene

The split kept Everett reign atop the High-A West standing in tact.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Katie Holloway, a 2003 Lake Stevens High School graduate, is headed to Tokyo to compete in her fourth Paralympic Games. (USA Volleyball)

Lakes Stevens’ Holloway is a leading voice for Paralympians

Katie Holloway, a four-time Paralympian, advocated for equal pay for Paralympic athletes.

Katie Holloway, a 2003 Lake Stevens High School graduate, is headed to Tokyo to compete in her fourth Paralympic Games. (USA Volleyball)
McKenna Geer, a Lakewood High School graduate, is headed to her second Paralympic Games in shooting. She won bronze in 2016. (Hanger Clinic)

Local Paralympian Geer aims for more medals in Tokyo

The Lakewood High School graduate became the first U.S. woman to win a medal in shooting in 2016.

McKenna Geer, a Lakewood High School graduate, is headed to her second Paralympic Games in shooting. She won bronze in 2016. (Hanger Clinic)
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox lose on walk-off home run

Eugene’s Sean Roby took the first pitch of the bottom of the 9th out of the ballpark to secure the win.

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 pick up first win of series with Eugene

The victory pushed Everett’s High-A West lead to two games over the second-place Emeralds.

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

Community roundup: Local lacrosse player named All-American

Plus, Monroe brothers earn taekwondo medals, Whidbey athlete claims national steeplechase title and more.

Aquasox's Juan Then pitches in the first inning as the Everett Aquasox beat the Vancouver Canadians 11-6 at Funko Field on Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

AquaSox weekly update: Everett loses 2nd series in a row

The 1st-place AquaSox have lost a slew of players over the last month in promotions to Double-A.

Aquasox's Juan Then pitches in the first inning as the Everett Aquasox beat the Vancouver Canadians 11-6 at Funko Field on Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox hurlers struggle again in loss to Canadians

Everett falls 11-6 and has dropped three of five games in the high-scoring series.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
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AquaSox take advantage of Canadians’ wildness in win

Everett scores multiple runs on wild pitches and holds off a late rally to beat Vancouver 9-7.

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