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Hoopfest's new seniors division players bring their own stories and style to the court

<p><p>Mike Etter turned 75 Saturday and celebrated on the Hoopfest court, shooting sky hooks in his new Kyrie Irving Nike shoes gifted to him by former Gonzaga standout and current Memphis Grizzlies forward Killian Tillie.</p></p><p><p>Tillie and his girlfriend, Hailee Etter, who is Mike Etter’s granddaughter, surprised the elder Etter for his birthday by flying into… ... Continue Reading

Hoopfest player revived after clinically dying on court; wife says he's 'doing great' at hospital and 'very fortunate to be alive'

<p><p>A 68-year-old Hoopfest player was revived after collapsing on a court and clinically dying Saturday morning.</p></p><p><p>Dave Huss, a personal injury attorney from Everett and a Gonzaga University School of Law graduate, was “doing great” and in “good spirits” at the hospital Saturday afternoon, according to Huss’ wife, Jan.</p></p><p><p>“They just said he’s very fortunate to be… ... Continue Reading