Steve Thompson, a Lake Stevens High School football and basketball player who played defensive end at the University of Washington and played on the 1969 New York Jets Super Bowl III team, will be inducted into the Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame.
The Sports Hall of Fame inductees were nominated by the public and the 25-member Sports Hall of Fame Committee.
The 2012 Sports Hall of Fame Inductees will be honored at the 2012 Sports Hall of Fame Banquet in September 2012.
Also, the banquet will feature 2011 The Herald Man and Woman of the Year in Sports Award. The 2011 Herald Man of the Year in Sports is Jarred Rome, 2004 Olympian and 1995 track and field graduate of Marysville-Pilchuck High School. The 2011 Herald Woman of the Year in Sports is Bianca Rowland, University of Washington Volleyball Player and 2008 graduate of King’s High School.
For more information on the Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame Banquet, visit www.snohomish.org/sportscommission or call Snohomish County Sports Commission at 425-348-5802 ext. 12.