Pro sports

Storm roll back into Everett on Friday

The defending WNBA champs are a perfect 3-0 this season at Angel of the Winds Arena.

The Seattle Storm’s Jewell Loyd leans out for a shot as the Storm took on the Minnesota Lynx at Angel of the Winds Arena on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

POLL RESULTS: Big things expected of Storm in Everett return

Seventy percent of voters predict Seattle will win both its upcoming games at Angel of the Winds Arena.

The Seattle Storm’s Jewell Loyd leans out for a shot as the Storm took on the Minnesota Lynx at Angel of the Winds Arena on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Community sports roundup: Thomas sweeps Snohomish Summer Smash

Brady Thomas made it a clean sweep at the Snohomish Summer Smash. The junior-to-be at Jackson High School ran the table in both the Boys… Continue reading

The Seattle Storm’s Natasha Howard attempts a layup during the season opener against the Phoenix Mercury on Saturday, May 25, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

POLL: How will the Storm do in their final games in Everett?

The reigning WNBA-champion Seattle Storm return to Angel of the Winds Arena on Friday and Aug. 8.

The Seattle Storm’s Natasha Howard attempts a layup during the season opener against the Phoenix Mercury on Saturday, May 25, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Wakeboarding nationals return to Lake Tye in Monroe

The World Wake Association’s premier event in the country for amateurs concludes Saturday.

Snohomish MMA star with Everett gym signs with UFC

Miranda “Danger” Granger’s first fight with the premier promotion will be Aug. 3 in New Jersey.

Lowry shoots 63, builds 4-shot lead at British Open

With a stunning back nine, the Irishman sets a 54-hole record in the British Open with a 16-under 197.

Howard plays amid abuse allegation, Storm beat Liberty

The All-Star forward scores 14 points in Seattle’s 78-69 victory

The United States’ Megan Rapinoe runs to teammates after the team won the Women’s World Cup final soccer match between US and The Netherlands at the Stade de Lyon in Decines, outside Lyon, France, Sunday, July 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)

POLL RESULTS: Bird gets the nod as household’s biggest icon

Nearly four-fifths of voters chose the Sue Bird over partner Megan Rapinoe as the greater sports star.

The United States’ Megan Rapinoe runs to teammates after the team won the Women’s World Cup final soccer match between US and The Netherlands at the Stade de Lyon in Decines, outside Lyon, France, Sunday, July 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)

Original Seattle Pilot, ‘Ball Four’ author Bouton dies at 80

His tell-all book was a best-seller and shocked the baseball world.

Pitchers dominate to lead AL over NL in MLB All-Star game

American League hurlers strike out a record 16 batters in a 4-3 win.

Local MLB umps spend All-Star break raising money for youth

Tripp Gibson and Mike Muchlinski are hosting their fifth golf scramble to raise money for charity.

The Seattle Storm’s Sue Bird stands during the national anthem wearing Megan Rapinoe’s USWNT jersey before the game against the Los Angeles Sparks at Angel of the Winds Arena on Friday, June 21, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

POLL: Who’s been greater, Megan Rapinoe or Sue Bird?

The Seattle sports power couple includes an icon of soccer and an icon of basketball.

The Seattle Storm’s Sue Bird stands during the national anthem wearing Megan Rapinoe’s USWNT jersey before the game against the Los Angeles Sparks at Angel of the Winds Arena on Friday, June 21, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

US wins fourth Women’s World Cup, beating Netherlands 2-0

Forward Megan Rapinoe’s penalty kick put the defending champions ahead in the 61st minute.

Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs dies at age 27

He was found unresponsive in his hotel room in Texas

Women’s World Cup: U.S. advances to championship match

Alyssa Naeher stops a late penalty kick as the Americans hold on for a 2-1 win over England.

Community sports roundup: U-15 soccer team nationals-bound

The Snohomish United under-15 girls soccer team is headed to nationals. Snohomish United captured the 14U girls division at the US Youth Soccer 2019 Far… Continue reading

Summer Showdown: Preston Peltier pulls off a three-peat

The Colorado driver narrowly holds off Jason Fraser to win Evergreen Speedway’s premier event

Summer Showdown set to run in the sun

Evergreen Speedway’s top Super Late Models race is set for Sunday afternoon.

Summer Showdown: The who, what, where and when

Here are all the details about Evergreen Speedway’s premier race, which takes place Sunday.

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