Sports Newsletter


John McGrath: Seahawks’ pick of Clark result of Carroll, Schneider believing their own hype

It’s been four days since the Seattle Seahawks made their bewildering decision to spend a second-round draft choice on a player dismissed from...

Michigan defensive end Frank Clark has had trouble with the law in his past.

NFL finds Patriots employees probably deflated balls

Tom Brady: Unbelievable.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) throws a pass during the first half of NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Boys soccer: Bellarmine Prep denies Gig Harbor 4A Narrows title

Lions junior Robert Nurmi scored twice as Bellarmine defeated Gig Harbor, 3-1, denying the Tides the 4A Narrows title.

The individual battle between Bellarmine’s Bailey Larson and Gig Harbor’s Ike Northstrom was one to watch all match long.

Mariners blow late two-run lead in 5-4 walk-off loss to Angels

Carlos Perez hits Dominic Leone’s second pitch in ninth inning for home run after Danny Farquhar gives up two runs in the eighth inning.

The Angels’ Carlos Perez, center, is surrounded by teammates after hitting a game-winning home run as Mariners reliever Dominic Leone walks off the field.

Seahawks rookie minicamp to begin Friday — likely with unusual scrutiny

The feel-good story is ex-U.S. Army Green Beret Nate Boyer, a 34-year-old long-snapper. The far-from-feel-good story is the Seahawks drafting of second-round pick Frank Clark. It is generating criticism nationwide.