The Mariners were officially eliminated from contention for the AL West title with a 7-0 loss to the Houston Astros. The teams close out the three game set later today, KLOG 4:00 pm…..North Carolina beat Chicago 2-0 in the NWSL semi-final that was moved to Portland because of hurricane Florence. That means Portland will host North Carolina for the title Saturday…..The LCC women’s soccer team takes on Centralia tonight at 7 pm at Centralia HS…..Kelso and R.A. Long battled to a 1-1 tie in girls prep soccer last night. Mark Morris beat Washougal 2-1…..In volleyball, Union swept Kelso 3-0 and Washougal downed MM 3-0…..The Kelso cross country teams swept to wins over Bay and Battle Ground yesterday. R.A. Long hosts MM and Ridgefield in a 4 pm meet at Lake Sacajawea today.
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Russell Wilson was sacked six times and he threw a pick-six in the Chicago Bears 24-17 win over the Seahawks last night. Seattle starts the season 0-2 as they host the Cowboys in the home opener on Sunday…..Daniel Vogelbach hit a pinch-hit grand slam in the 8th inning giving the Mariners a 4-1 victory over the Houston Astros last night. The teams play again tonight in Houston, KLOG 4:00 pm…..In girls soccer tonight at 7 pm, Kelso hosts R.A. Long and Mark Morris is at Washougal…..The Kelso volleyball team is also at home taking on Union at 7 pm. MM volleyball is also at Washougal at 7 pm…..In boys tennis yesterday, RAL beat Battle Ground 5-1 and MM defeated Fort Vancouver 5-1…..In boys golf today, Prairie at Kelso, MM at Woodland and Washougal at RAL.
The Seahawks will be missing some key players when they take on the Bears in Chicago on Monday Night Football tonight. K.J. Wright and Bobby Wagner were already out with knee injuries and now Bobby Wagner will also miss the game with a groin injury…..The L.A. Angels avoided a sweep by defeating the Mariners 4-3 on Sunday. The M’s are in Houston for a game with the Astros today, KLOG 4:00 pm…..The LCC volleyball team went 6-1 and took third at the NWAC Cross Over tournament they hosted over the weekend. The Devils open league Friday night at Centralia…..The Red Devil women’s soccer team came up with a 5-0 shutout of Grays Harbor Saturday in Aberdeen. LCC will be at Centralia Wednesday night at 7 pm.
High school football week three is tonight with games including Heritage at Kelso (FM 101.5 The Wave), Fort Vancouver at Mark Morris (FM 105.5 KUKN) and R.A. Long at Hockinson. All three games at 7 pm…..the Huskies have a big one at Utah tomorrow night, the Wave at 6:00 pm…..The Mariners beat the Angels 8-2 last night. The teams play again tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The NWAC Crossover volleyball tournament begins at 1 pm today and runs through Saturday evening at LCC’s Myklebust Gym…..In prep volleyball last night, Mark Morris beat Hockinson 3-0, Woodland over RAL 3-0 and Castle Rock over Kalama 3-0…..In girls soccer, Kelso and Skyview battled to a 0-0 tie, RAL over Woodland 4-0 and Hockinson defeated Mark Morris 4-2.
The Seattle Storm won the WNBA title with a 98-82 victory over the Washington Mystics last night. Breanna Stewart was named the series MVP after scoring 29. Natasha Howard had 30 points and 14 boards. It’s the third title for the Storm…..The Padres beat the Mariners 5-4 yesterday as Seattle continues to free fall. The M’s are off on a 10 game rod trip starting tonight at the L.A. Angels, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Tacoma defeated LCC 3-1 in women’s soccer yesterday…..In prep girls soccer today, Kelso is at Skyview (6 pm), Hockinson at Mark Morris (5 pm) and R.A. Long visits Woodland (7 pm)…..In volleyball tonight, Hockinson is at MM and RAL makes the short trip to Woodland, both at 7 pm…..The Mark Morris cross country teams host Hockinson in a 3:30 pm meet at Lake Sacajawea.
Will Myers hit an RBI double in the top of the 9th inning to give the Padres a 2-1 win over the Mariners last night. The teams play a day game today, KLOG 2:30 pm…..The Seattle Storm can win the WNBA championship with a win over the Washington Mystics today at 5 pm…..The LCC volleyball team rallied from two sets down to beat Clark 3-2 in Bremerton last night. The Devils then beat Olympic 3-1. LCC hosts an NWAC Crossover tourney Friday and Saturday…..In prep volleyball, Camas beat Kelso 3-0 and Washougal over R.A. Long 3-0…..The RAL girls soccer team opened league play with a 3-0 win over Washougal. Kelsey Bern had three goals. Kelso edged Heritage 1-0 and Mark Morris downed Centralia 2-1…..Leslie Folsom won the WSWGA Senior State golf with a two-day 158 total at the Longview Country Club.
ESPN is reporting that Seahawk WR Doug Baldwin will miss a significant portion of the season after suffering an MCL tear in his right knee…..The Mariners host the Padres tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Kelso defeated R.A. Long 3-0 and W.F. West downed Mark Morris in prep volleyball last night. Tonight, Kelso is at Camas and Washougal visits R.A. Long…..The LCC volleyball team plays Clark and Olympic in Bremerton later today…..In girls soccer tonight, Kelso is at Heritage (5:30 pm), Washougal is at RAL (6 pm) and Mark Morris is at Centralia (7 pm)…..The Kelso cross country teams host Mountain View at 4 pm today…..Leslie Folsom of Tukwila had the lead (77) heading into today’s final round of the WSWGA Senior State golf tournament at the Longview Country Club.
The Denver Broncos got a huge game from Von Miller in a 27-24 victory over the Seattle Seahawks. Miller had three sacks, two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery. The Hawks will play at the LA Chargers next Sunday…..Mitch Haniger made a diving catch to end the game as the Mariners defeated the New York Yankees 3-2 yesterday. The M’s are off today before hosting the Padres tomorrow night…..Breanna Stewart had 25 points to lead the Seattle Storm to a 75-73 win over Washington. The Storm lead the series 2-0 and are one win away from a WNBA title…..The first round of the 44th WSWGA Senior Women’s State golf tournament is going on today at the Longview Country Club. The final round is tomorrow…..In prep volleyball, Kelso is at RAL and Chehalis at MM.
Ethan West ran for two TD’s and kicked six extra points for Mark Morris in a 48-14 victory over Castle Rock last night. Tonight, it’s the 98th game between Kelso and R.A. Long at Longview Memorial Stadium. Coverage begins at 6 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave with Football Friday…..The Huskies home opener is tomorrow at 2 pm against North Dakota, KLOG 1 pm…..The Mariners host the Yankees tonight, KLOG 6 pm…..Legendary OSU baseball coach Pat Casey retires after 24 seasons and three national titles…..In girls soccer, Mark Morris beat Evergreen 3-0 and R.A. Long over Chehalis 2-0…..In volleyball, Chehalis defeated RAL 3-1…..In boys golf, Hockinson edged RAL 168-169 at Mint Valley…..The 44th WSWGA State Senor Open is Monday and Tuesday at the Longview Country Club.
Earl Thomas ended his holdout and returned to Seahawks training camp yesterday. Peter Carroll wouldn’t say if Thomas will play in the season opener at Denver on Sunday…..There is a high school football Thursday night special tonight as Mark Morris hosts Castle Rock at Longview Memorial Stadium, 6:45 pm on KUKN 105.5…..The Mariners beat the Orioles 5-2 last night but couldn’t make up ground in the Wild Card chase. The M’s are off tonight before hosting the Yankees tomorrow night…..Noah Gilchrist fired a 41 to lead R.A. Long over Kelso 175-180 in boys golf yesterday at Three Rivers. The Jacks host Hockinson today at Mint Valley…..In prep volleyball, Wahkiakum defeated R.A. Long 3-0 and Castle Rock downed Toutle Lake 3-0. RAL is at Chehalis tonight.