LYNDEN and DEMING, Whatcom County – A biting chill and a light blanket of snow are welcome signs of December football in Northwest Washington.
RENTON — The Seahawks continue to stop and start with wide receiver Percy Harvin.
Steve Sarkisian said he’s excited to coach the Washington Huskies in one more game, whichever bowl they’re sent to, whichever team they’re paired with, wherever the game will be played.
The Tumwater Thunderbirds pulled out all the stops to fight off a Prosser squad that knocked on the door of a possible go-ahead score, not once, but three times.
PASCO — Keenan Curran’s senior leadership was on full display on the Edgar Brown Memorial Stadium turf.
Even after playing 46 minutes of Washington’s double-overtime grinder against Long Beach State, C.J. Wilcox had the energy to jump in front of a difficult question.
With hands on their hips, players and coaches on the Cascade Christian football sideline stood helpless. And after Alex Tyska’s 28-yard field-goal attempt stayed just inside the left upright, fourth-ranked Mount Baker ended the No. 1 Cougars’ bid for a fifth trip to the Class 1A state-title game in six years with a dramatic 31-28 overtime victory Saturday afternoon at the Tacoma Dome.
Jon Eagle has enjoyed the past four years coaching his son, Zach. Together, they’ve helped Camas High reach the 4A state semifinals three times. But after Saturday’s 49-21 victory against Bellarmine Prep, father, son and the Papermakers will finally compete for a state title.
Of the several Seahawks likely to emerge from the shadows of the depth chart, safety Earl Thomas raised a good point: “Nobody knew about Richard Sherman until he got his opportunity.”
RENTON — An old geologic sensor, submerged into the ground over which the Kingdome stood, went off Jan. 8, 2011.
For the Washington Huskies, this year’s Apple Cup stakes are almost the same as they were in 2012.
CHENEY – When Andru Pulu talks about his Eastern Washington University football teammates, it’s usually in future tense, as if he doesn’t want it to end.
Bill Moos read each email, as he says he always has, and replied to them all with the same, supportive theme.
Soon after news broke Sunday about Walter Thurmond’s four-game suspension for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy, the Seattle Seahawks cornerback turned to the most public of confessional booths.
John Clayton has gone from Seahawks beat writer for The News Tribune to one of the most recognizable members of the sports media. As an NFL expert for ESPN, Clayton launches his insights from countless nationwide platforms.
When he’s walking around campus — or, more likely, to the training room — Keith Price said he can’t even tell that his right shoulder is injured.
The conversation regarding this season’s NFL Most Valuable Player candidates now includes Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.
PULLMAN — Washington State added a rollover year onto coach Mike Leach’s contract Monday.
For the second time this season, the Washington Huskies will wait until the conclusion of a Thursday practice to figure out who will start at quarterback when they play Saturday.
John Moffitt chugged mugs of black coffee and talked almost giddily about how, earlier in the month, he called John Elway, the head of football operations for the Denver Broncos, to tell him he was quitting the NFL, leaving behind the money and the fame — but also the constant pain and the danger.
UCLA had practiced with Myles Jack at running back for “about five minutes,” the freshman said via telephone this week, in addition to a brief walk-through.
Shawn Kemp Jr. could see the pain on sophomore forward Jernard Jarreau’s face as he lay on the Hec Edmundson Pavilion court.
Two soccer teams on the rise met in the round of 16 of the state Class 1A tournament Monday night. But only Eatonville will get the chance to rise even higher after a 3-2 win against Rochester at Orting High School.
After helping her undefeated Bellarmine Prep volleyball team knock off Kentwood on Saturday afternoon to claim the Class 4A West Central District championship, senior outside hitter Courtney Schwan was hungry for more.
Freshman Leahi Manthei’s late goal lifted Gig Harbor to a 1-0 victory over Kentridge in the first round of the Class 4A West Central-Southwest Bi-District girls soccer tournament Thursday night at Mount Tahoma High School.
Get Nathan Goltermann-Doyle talking about his Bellarmine Prep football teammates, every few seconds the Lions junior repeats the same phrase.
Jack Zduriencik’s hand-written list of managerial candidates had more than 60 names on it. He assembled eight members of the Seattle baseball operations staff in a room and held a draft.
Lloyd McClendon doesn t want to be remembered for the meltdown that remains frozen in time.
LAS VEGAS – Eliminations have begun at the final table of the world’s best-known poker tournament.
A Seattle homecoming didnt turn out the way former UW standouts Mason Foster and Daniel Teo-Nesheim wanted, and they sat with their teammates in a dejected and mostly silent Tampa Bay locker room after the game at CenturyLink Field.
While a good portion of the CenturyLink Field crowd including a few Seahawks coaches and teammates screamed, No! all Golden Tate heard in his mind was, Yes.
Another flawed victory over another pronounced underdog continued a pattern Sunday for the Seattle Seahawks. For the second time in six days, they survived an opponent that looked at a game against them as an opportunity to beat the NFCs best team.
With Sidney Rice on the sidelines in street clothes, Percy Harvin still not ready for game situations and Golden Tate locked up on Revis Island by cornerback Darrelle Revis, Russell Wilson needed someone to throw the football to on Sunday at CenturyLink Field.
Sometimes you have to go into overtime to pull your wins out from whatever competitive abyss youve dug for yourselves.
When Courtney Thompson decided to stay home and play volleyball for the University of Washington, she probably couldn’t have known that by the time she was finished, she would be considered among the greatest female athletes in school history.
Even to this day, the man with the gray beard and the jolly old laugh still enjoys winning the Nisqually League 1A football championship.
On Halloween, Curtis coach Frank Hankel had a surprise for his girls soccer team after their 3-1 win over Puyallup in University Place.
Lincoln High School quarterback Jordan Kitna was up early Saturday morning. His body was sore. Still annoyed, his mind raced back to the miserable showing from the previous night.
The Seattle Sounders took a seven-game winless streak into a must-win game Wednesday night. Knowing that if the streak didn’t stop, their season would, the Sounders got the result they needed.
PULLMAN — Last year’s game against Arizona State is becoming a distant memory for the Washington State football team, just as fast as the Cougars can possibly manage it. Even more so than usual, the “tunnel vision”-espousing team is in a hurry to forget last year’s game.
He’s a football player, and a pretty good one, so Hau’oli Kikaha’s personal expectations will always demand excellence, no matter the circumstances.
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