Hamlin fined $25,000 for criticizing car

Denny Hamlin was fined $25,000 by NASCAR on Thursday for criticizing the new Gen-6 race car after last week’s race at Phoenix.… Continue reading

Brewers GM stung by scorpion

Milwaukee Brewers general manager Doug Melvin is back at spring training after a scorpion sting landed him in the hospital. Melvin says he… Continue reading

Wrestling leader meets with IOC’s Rogge

The acting head of wrestling’s world body met with IOC President Jacques Rogge on Thursday, promising to fight to retain the sport’s… Continue reading

Wells battling for spot with Mariners

Outfielder Casper Wells doesn’t need to look at what the media has been writing or spend hours studying the roster to understand… Continue reading

Pac-12 women’s tourney opens in Seattle

For a change, talking about Pacific-12 Conference women’s basketball from a national perspective doesn’t stop after mentioning No. 4 Stanford. Right behind the… Continue reading

Snohomish hires Smalley as Panthers’ football coach

Snohomish High School’s search for a new football coach led all the way to Park City, Utah — and that’s where it ended.… Continue reading

OK fine, time to weigh in on the latest Richard Sherman "news"

Here we go again. I was hesitant to write about the latest Richard Sherman “news” on Thursday for two reasons. First off, I wasn’t home… Continue reading

Live blog: Everett at Spokane

Don’t forget, tonight’s game is being televised on ROOT.… Continue reading

Prep boys soccer: Shorecrest 1, Kennedy Catholic 0

Ben Schoedel scored near the end of regulation to give Shorecrest a 1-0 lead and the nonleague win. The winning goal came on… Continue reading

Prep girls golf: Edmonds School District Tournament

At Nile G.C. 9 holes, Par 34 Team scores: Lynnwood 261, Edmonds-Woodway 266, Mountlake Terrace 296, Meadowdale 303. Lynnwood: Izzy Maza 42 (medalist), Vicki Lee… Continue reading

Prep baseball: Lakeside 7, Granite Falls 2

Riley Larsen was 2-for-3 and scored the first run for Granite Falls in its season-opening, non-conference loss to Lakeside. At Warren G. Magnuson… Continue reading

Mexico rolls over USA 5-2 at WBC

Adrian Gonzalez homered and drove in three runs, seven pitchers handcuffed United States hitters all night and Mexico rebounded from a disappointing opening… Continue reading

Silvertips burned by penalties

The Everett Silvertips had their chance Friday night, but they shot themselves in the foot. Everett doomed itself with a string of bad… Continue reading

Pac-12 women: UCLA, Cal advance to semifinals

Jasmine Dixon and Atonye Nyingifa each scored 11 points, and No. 14 UCLA held off Utah’s second-half rally to win 54-43 in the… Continue reading

U.S. women rout China 5-0 at Algarve Cup

The U.S. women’s soccer team beat China 5-0 at the Algarve Cup on Friday, staying on top of its group with a… Continue reading

Japan beats Taiwan 4-3 at World Baseball Classic

Sho Tanaka drove in the go-ahead run with a 10th-inning sacrifice fly, lifting defending champion Japan over Taiwan 4-3 Friday in the second… Continue reading

Silvertips eye big game

The circumstances may be different, but once again the final meeting of the season between the Everett Silvertips and Seattle Thunderbirds could end… Continue reading

Live blog: Everett at Seattle

Huge game tonight. Also missed yesterday’s news that the Tips signed head scout Bil La Forge to a contract extension.… Continue reading

Brooke Pahukoa is The Herald’s 2013 Girls Basketball Player of the Year

The tradeoff was worth it. Lake Stevens senior Brooke Pahukoa had helped lead her team to three district championships in as many… Continue reading