McKenna Geer, a Lakewood High School graduate, placed 17th in the R9 Mixed 50m Rifle Prone SH2 competition at the 2020 Summer Paralympic Games. (Provided photo)

Community roundup: Lakewood alum places 17th at Paralympics

Plus, the Steelheads join a new soccer league, local youth golfers fare well at regionals, and more.

McKenna Geer, a Lakewood High School graduate, placed 17th in the R9 Mixed 50m Rifle Prone SH2 competition at the 2020 Summer Paralympic Games. (Provided photo)
FILE - In this Feb. 25, 2021, file photo, Gonzaga coach Mark Few signals to players during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Santa Clara in Spokane, Wash. Few has been cited for driving under the influence. The Coeur d’Alene Press and Spokesman-Review acquired a police report through a public information request that says Few was stopped Monday evening, Sept. 6, after he was “called in as driving erratic and speeding.” (AP Photo/Young Kwak, File)

Gonzaga basketball coach Mark Few cited for DUI in Idaho

Few was stopped by Coeur d’Alene police after he was “called in as driving erratic and speeding.”

FILE - In this Feb. 25, 2021, file photo, Gonzaga coach Mark Few signals to players during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Santa Clara in Spokane, Wash. Few has been cited for driving under the influence. The Coeur d’Alene Press and Spokesman-Review acquired a police report through a public information request that says Few was stopped Monday evening, Sept. 6, after he was “called in as driving erratic and speeding.” (AP Photo/Young Kwak, File)
Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle on July 12. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Seahawks, Sounders, Kraken to require proof of vaccination

UW and WSU also join the Seattle professional teams and announce updated attendance guidelines.

Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle on July 12. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Glacier Peak's Trey Leckner rushes with Snohomish's Brayden Ulrich attempting a tackle Friday night at Veteran's Memorial Stadium in Snohomish September 3, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

5 takeaways from Week 1 of prep football in Snohomish County

Arlington rolled to an impressive win, Glacier Peak has plenty to clean up, and more.

Glacier Peak's Trey Leckner rushes with Snohomish's Brayden Ulrich attempting a tackle Friday night at Veteran's Memorial Stadium in Snohomish September 3, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Aquasox's Bryan Pall pitches as the Everett Aquasox beat the Vancouver Canadians 11-6 at Funko Field on Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

AquaSox weekly update: Everett falls to 3rd place

The Sox lost their 5th straight series and are in a tight 3-team race to reach the championship series.

Aquasox's Bryan Pall pitches as the Everett Aquasox beat the Vancouver Canadians 11-6 at Funko Field on Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Seattle Seahawks offensive lineman Duane Brown is pictured during the first half an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals, Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 28-21. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)

Seahawks left tackle Brown returns to practice

The 36-year-old veteran “held-in” through Seattle’s training camp.

Seattle Seahawks offensive lineman Duane Brown is pictured during the first half an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals, Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 28-21. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)
Seattle Mariners shortstop Noelvi Marte throws to first during an intrasquad baseball game Tuesday, July 14, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Highly touted prospect Marte called up to AquaSox

Noelvi Marte, a 19-year-old shortstop, is Baseball America’s No. 8 prospect and MLB.com’s No. 11 prospect.

Seattle Mariners shortstop Noelvi Marte throws to first during an intrasquad baseball game Tuesday, July 14, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
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Host parents Julie and Norman Nicholson with AquaSox players Bernie Martinez (left to right), Cody Grosse, Joseph Rosa and Jarod Bayless with his wife Hannah Bayless who are all being accommodated by the Nicholson family. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

They stepped up to the plate for AquaSox in need of housing

Veteran host families took it upon themselves to ensure some of Everett’s players had a comfortable home.

Host parents Julie and Norman Nicholson with AquaSox players Bernie Martinez (left to right), Cody Grosse, Joseph Rosa and Jarod Bayless with his wife Hannah Bayless who are all being accommodated by the Nicholson family. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Marysville-Pilchuck’s Darren Johnson-Jones, left, tries to block a pass to Miguel Chavez, right, during football practice on Thursday, Aug. 19, 2021 in Marysville, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

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Marysville-Pilchuck’s Darren Johnson-Jones, left, tries to block a pass to Miguel Chavez, right, during football practice on Thursday, Aug. 19, 2021 in Marysville, Wash. (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 fall to Canadians

Vancouver scored 5 runs in the 1st 4 innings as Everett fell for the 3rd time in its past 4 games.

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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Montana's Omar Hicks Onu (0) upends and breaks up a pass intended for Washington's Giles Jackson in the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

No. 20 Washington stunned by Montana in season opener

QB Dylan Morris throws three interceptions as the Huskies fall to the FCS Grizzlies 13-7.

Montana's Omar Hicks Onu (0) upends and breaks up a pass intended for Washington's Giles Jackson in the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Utah State safety Dominic Tatum, left, and wide receiver Brandon Bowling celebrate the team's 26-23 win against Washington State in an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021, in Pullman, Wash. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)

Bonner’s late TD pass lifts Utah St. over Washington St.

The Aggies score with 11 second left and stun the Cougars 26-23 in Pullman.

Utah State safety Dominic Tatum, left, and wide receiver Brandon Bowling celebrate the team's 26-23 win against Washington State in an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021, in Pullman, Wash. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)
AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Labrada hits walk-off blast in 11th, AquaSox down Canadians

Everett rallies past Vancouver to win 10-9 on a wild night at Funko Field.

AquaSox's manager, Louis Boyd, Funko Field at Everett Memorial Stadium in Everett on July 28, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Glacier Peak's Logan Szarzec outruns the Snohomish defense for a touchdown at the top of the second quarter Friday night at Veteran's Memorial Stadium in Snohomish September 3, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Glacier Peak earns 10th consecutive win over rival Snohomish

The Grizzlies win 35-19 in the annual rivalry game, but have much to improve on after an ‘ugly’ showing.

Glacier Peak's Logan Szarzec outruns the Snohomish defense for a touchdown at the top of the second quarter Friday night at Veteran's Memorial Stadium in Snohomish September 3, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Archbishop Murphy kicks off during a game against Seattle Prep on Friday, Sept. 3, 2021, at Archbishop Murphy High School. (Photo by Nick Patterson)

Archbishop Murphy falls in season opener to Seattle Prep

Panthers quarterback Braeden Smith runs for four touchdowns in a 41-18 win over the Wildcats.

Archbishop Murphy kicks off during a game against Seattle Prep on Friday, Sept. 3, 2021, at Archbishop Murphy High School. (Photo by Nick Patterson)
Silvertips' Jackson Berezowski beats Spokane's Jack Finley to the puck during the game against the Spokane Chiefs on Nov. 17, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Silvertips happy to be ‘back to normal’ as camp opens

After a pandemic-ravaged season in 2020-21, Everett begins under, somewhat, normal circumstances.

Silvertips' Jackson Berezowski beats Spokane's Jack Finley to the puck during the game against the Spokane Chiefs on Nov. 17, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (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 lose to Canadians in day game at Funko Field

Everett can’t overcome a big day from Spencer Horwitz in a 9-7 loss to Vancouver.

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