Washington State quarterback Jayden de Laura throws a pass during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Portland State, Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, in Pullman, Wash. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)

De Laura accounts for 4 TDs, WSU rolls past Portland State

The Cougars bounce back from a Week 1 loss and beat the Vikings 44-24.

Washington State quarterback Jayden de Laura throws a pass during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Portland State, Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, in Pullman, Wash. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson gestures as he walks off the field after an NFL preseason football game against the Los Angeles Chargers, Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 27-0. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)

What to watch when Seahawks, Colts clash in season opener

Seattle has plenty of questions and intrigue after an eventful offseason.

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson gestures as he walks off the field after an NFL preseason football game against the Los Angeles Chargers, Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 27-0. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)
Mariners' Isaiah Cuellar, left, and Cascade's Zach Lopez reach for a pass intended for Lopez Friday evening at Everett Memorial Stadium on September 10, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Mariner edges longtime rival Cascade in old-school slugfest

Brandon Rutledge catches a TD pass with just 28 seconds left as the Marauders pull out a 28-21 win.

Mariners' Isaiah Cuellar, left, and Cascade's Zach Lopez reach for a pass intended for Lopez Friday evening at Everett Memorial Stadium on September 10, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Arlington's Levi Younger holds up two fingers as he runs the ball into the end zone for his second touchdown of the night during the game against Oak Harbor on Friday, Sept. 10, 2021 in Arlington, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Talented weapons lead Arlington to blowout win over Oak Harbor

Trent Nobach throws six TDs in the first half and Levi Younger scores three total TDs in a 54-0 win.

Arlington's Levi Younger holds up two fingers as he runs the ball into the end zone for his second touchdown of the night during the game against Oak Harbor on Friday, Sept. 10, 2021 in Arlington, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox split doubleheader with Emeralds

Everett drops the first game 2-1, but bounces back to win the second game 9-2.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
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Prep roundup for Thursday, Sept. 9

Prep roundup for Thursday, Sept. 9: (Note for coaches/scorekeepers: To report results and statistics, email sports @heraldnet.com) BOYS CROSS COUNTRY Wesco Lynnwood 15, Cascade DNQ… Continue reading

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Glacier Peak's Trey Leckner rushes with Snohomish's Kaden Alexander attempting a tackle Friday night at Veteran's Memorial Stadium in Snohomish September 3, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

A look at this week’s top local high school football matchups

Glacier Peak-Monroe, Lakewood-Lynden Christian and league openers highlight the Week 2 action.

Glacier Peak's Trey Leckner rushes with Snohomish's Kaden Alexander attempting a tackle Friday night at Veteran's Memorial Stadium in Snohomish September 3, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Snohomish's Joey Hammer, head coach, reacts to a call on the field Friday night at Veteran's Memorial Stadium in Snohomish September 3, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Snohomish football game canceled for non-COVID-related reasons

The Panthers canceled their game vs. Squalicum due to “a large number of injuries,” according to their AD.

Snohomish's Joey Hammer, head coach, reacts to a call on the field Friday night at Veteran's Memorial Stadium in Snohomish September 3, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox drop 3rd straight in crucial series with Emeralds

Everett loses 4-1 and falls to 3.5 games behind Eugene with eight games remaining.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Clockwise from top left: Zac Hereth, Cameron Van Til, Tom Lafferty and Steve Willits.

Prep football picks for Week 2

Local experts take a crack at picking the winners for this week’s games.

Clockwise from top left: Zac Hereth, Cameron Van Til, Tom Lafferty and Steve Willits.
Silvertips' Matthew Ng (left) and Chiefs' Jordan Chudley vie for control the puck during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

For now, Silvertips won’t require fans provide proof of vaccine

However, those in attendance will be required to wear masks as preseason games begin Friday.

Silvertips' Matthew Ng (left) and Chiefs' Jordan Chudley vie for control the puck during the final home game Friday night at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on May 7, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Lake Stevens High School graduate Katie Holloway (top row, third from left) and the rest of the United States women's sitting volleyball team celebrate with their gold medals after defeating China in the final match at the 2020 Paralympic Games on Sept. 5, 2021, in Tokyo. (Photo provided by USA Volleyball)

Through adversity, Lake Stevens alum earns Paralympic gold

Katie Holloway brings home a sitting volleyball gold medal and is named the tournament MVP.

Lake Stevens High School graduate Katie Holloway (top row, third from left) and the rest of the United States women's sitting volleyball team celebrate with their gold medals after defeating China in the final match at the 2020 Paralympic Games on Sept. 5, 2021, in Tokyo. (Photo provided by USA Volleyball)
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Prep roundup for Wednesday, Sept. 8

Prep roundup for Wednesday, Sept. 8: (Note for coaches/scorekeepers: To report results, email sports@heraldnet.com) BOYS TENNIS Non-league Jackson at Redmond, score not reported ♦ ♦… Continue reading

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Yan Khomenko signals for substitution Sunday night at Xfinity Arena in Everett, Wa on September 6th, 2015

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Silvertips’ opening game altered due to travel restrictions

The WHL announces that U.S. and B.C. games will only be played against each other in the month of October.

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Yan Khomenko signals for substitution Sunday night at Xfinity Arena in Everett, Wa on September 6th, 2015

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AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

AquaSox lose to Emeralds, drop further back in standings

Everett falls 11-5 and drops to 2.5 games behind both Eugene and Spokane.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Seattle Seahawks offensive tackle Duane Brown stretches before an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Duane Brown ready to play for Seahawks despite no new deal

The left tackle says he wanted long-term certainty, but there’s no ‘bad blood’ with the organization.

Seattle Seahawks offensive tackle Duane Brown stretches before an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
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Prep roundup for Tuesday, Sept. 7

Prep roundup for Tuesday, Sept. 7: (Note for coaches/scorekeepers: To report results, email sports@heraldnet.com) BOYS TENNIS Non-league Lynnwood 7, Marysville Pilchuck 0 At Lynnwood H.S.… Continue reading

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Meadowdale's Jayden Jackson breaks a tackle during a game against Edmonds-Woodway at Edmonds Stadium on Friday, Oct. 6.

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Lynnwood, Meadowdale football games canceled due to COVID-19

One person from each program tested positive. Both teams plan to return to the field next week.

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Meadowdale's Jayden Jackson breaks a tackle during a game against Edmonds-Woodway at Edmonds Stadium on Friday, Oct. 6.

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Lake Stevens' Isabella Christensen, left, celebrates a point with teammates Tuesday night at Edmonds-Woodway High School in Edmonds on September 7, 2021. The Vikings won in straight sets. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

GALLERY: Lake Stevens sweeps E-W as fall sports get underway

The Vikings win in straight sets on the first full night of high school sports this school year.

Lake Stevens' Isabella Christensen, left, celebrates a point with teammates Tuesday night at Edmonds-Woodway High School in Edmonds on September 7, 2021. The Vikings won in straight sets. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Noelvi Marte drives in 2 in debut, AquaSox fall to Emeralds

The 19-year-old phenom has a pair of RBI singles in Everett’s 9-6 loss to Eugene on the road.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)