High school sports

Phil Johnson Ballfields in Everett to get $4.65M renovation

The improvements could help attract more youth baseball and softball tournaments, or even national events.

 

Vote for The Herald’s 2019 Boys Athlete of the Year

Seniors from 27 high schools are nominated for the award.

 

Vote for The Herald’s 2019 Girls Athlete of the Year

Athletes from 29 schools have been nominated for the annual Kristi Bartz Award.

 

Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group Port Angeles’ Kiana Watson-Charles pitches against North Kitsap.

POLL RESULTS: No need for softball pitch limits

Nearly two-thirds of voters say limiting a pitcher’s use in softball is unnecessary.

Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group Port Angeles’ Kiana Watson-Charles pitches against North Kitsap.

Host of local wrestlers to represent Washington

National duals in three age groups begin this week across the country.

POLL: Should softball have pitch limits?

Unlike baseball, there are no pitch limits in softball, allowing pitchers to throw multiple games a day.

Meadowdale sophomore, River Stewart, totaled 32 goals and 10 assists while leading the Mavericks to a district title and the programs’s first state berth since 2005. Stewart is the Boys Soccer Player of the Year. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

2019 Boys Soccer Player of the Year: River Stewart

The sophomore tallied 32 goals while helping Meadowdale reach state for the first time since 2005.

Meadowdale sophomore, River Stewart, totaled 32 goals and 10 assists while leading the Mavericks to a district title and the programs’s first state berth since 2005. Stewart is the Boys Soccer Player of the Year. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

The Herald’s 2019 All-Area high school boys soccer teams

A look at the top prep boys soccer players in the area this season.

Pitch limits in softball? Some say yes, some say no

Coaches don’t view limits as necessary, while experts want more research on impact of heavy workloads.

CPC football coach named an assistant on Seattle’s new XFL team

Butch Goncharoff will remain Cedar Park Christian’s head coach, in addition to being an XFL assistant.

All-North Sound Conference teams announced

See which athletes were honored in track and field, baseball, softball, golf and boys soccer

2019 Spring All-Wesco Teams

Athletes honored in baseball, golf, boys soccer, softball, girls tennis and track and field

Jackson two-way star senior Iyanla de Jesus was named the state’s Gatorade Softball Player of the Year after leading the Timberwolves to a second consecutive state title. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Prep notebook: Jackson star named Gatorade softball state POY

Iyanla de Jesus is Gatorade’s state player of the year after leading her team to back-to-back state titles.

Jackson two-way star senior Iyanla de Jesus was named the state’s Gatorade Softball Player of the Year after leading the Timberwolves to a second consecutive state title. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Tacoma Dome out as host of prep football state championships

The WIAA cited fan experience and financial implications as reasons for not renewing the venue’s contract.

‘Selfless’ guide helped blind sprinter become a champion

Snohomish’s Humoody Smith won three state titles last month — with his friend, Zeb Kumley, by his side.

The Herald’s 2019 All-Area high school baseball teams

A look at the top prep baseball players in the area this season.

2019 Baseball Player of the Year: Owen Bishop

The two-way star excelled both as a pitcher and hitter, helping the Eagles to a 23-2 season.

The Herald’s 2019 All-Area high school softball teams

A look at the top prep softball players in the area this season.

2019 Softball Player of the Year: Iyanla de Jesus

The Jackson senior star is the top player in the area for the second consecutive season.