THE WEEKLY HERALD   EVERETT, WASHINGTON
Published: Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Fall sports fever

  • Lynnwood's Allison Holbroock practices her spike during volleyball practice, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 at Lynnwood High School in Bothell.

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    Lynnwood's Allison Holbroock practices her spike during volleyball practice, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 at Lynnwood High School in Bothell.

  • Lynnwood's Grace Douglas sets the ball for a teammate during volleyball practice, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 at Lynnwood High School in Bothell.

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    Lynnwood's Grace Douglas sets the ball for a teammate during volleyball practice, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 at Lynnwood High School in Bothell.

  • Lynnwood's Linda Wilson (from left) spikes the ball in front of teammates Katie Laban (background) and Adel Barnes during volleyball practice, Thursda...

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    Lynnwood's Linda Wilson (from left) spikes the ball in front of teammates Katie Laban (background) and Adel Barnes during volleyball practice, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 at Lynnwood High School in Bothell.

  • Lynnwood's Sierra Olsen practices her spike during volleyball practice, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 at Lynnwood High School in Bothell.

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    Lynnwood's Sierra Olsen practices her spike during volleyball practice, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 at Lynnwood High School in Bothell.

  • Lynnwood's Katie Laban serves the ball during volleyball practice, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 at Lynnwood High School in Bothell.

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    Lynnwood's Katie Laban serves the ball during volleyball practice, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 at Lynnwood High School in Bothell.

  • Lynnwood's Emily Ottman digs the ball during volleyball practice, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 at Lynnwood High School in Bothell.

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    Lynnwood's Emily Ottman digs the ball during volleyball practice, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 at Lynnwood High School in Bothell.

  • Meadowdale teammates Kendall Raecker (left) and Emily Critchlow get tangled during a scrimmage, Friday, Aug. 24, 2012 at Meadowdale High School in Lyn...

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    Meadowdale teammates Kendall Raecker (left) and Emily Critchlow get tangled during a scrimmage, Friday, Aug. 24, 2012 at Meadowdale High School in Lynnwood.

  • Meadowdale's Sara Fjortoft battles teammate Roslyn Stapleton for the ball during a scrimmage at girls soccer practice Friday, Aug. 24, 2012 at Meadowd...

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    Meadowdale's Sara Fjortoft battles teammate Roslyn Stapleton for the ball during a scrimmage at girls soccer practice Friday, Aug. 24, 2012 at Meadowdale High School in Lynnwood.

While football draws much of the attention as the fall sports season kicks off, it isn't the only game in town. Soccer and volleyball practices are underway.
Here are some photos of our local student athletes in action.