Steve Sarkisian has been fired as head coach at USC. The former Husky coach was on leave for one day after reportedly showing up for work under the influence…..Day two of the GSHL 3A District boys golf tournament is underway at Tri-Mountain. Jaret Rakoz and Braxton Martin were the top Hilanders with 82’s yesterday. Also today, Mark Morris and R.A. Long square off at Mint Valley…..In girls soccer tonight, Columbia River is at Kelso (7pm), Mark Morris at Hudson’s Bay (7pm) and Ridgefield at R.A. Long (6pm)…..Same matchups in volleyball tonight, River at Kelso, Ridgefield at RAL and MM at Bay…..Ties were the word in prep tennis yesterday. RAL and Washougal ended up 3-3, but the Jacks won the tiebreaker. MM and Bay ended up 3-3, but the match was a tie in sets and games.
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The Seahawks couldn’t hold a 17-point lead in the 4th quarter and lost a 27-24 OT game at Cincinnati. The Bengals go to 5-0 while the Seahawks slip to 2-3. Seattle hosts Carolina on Sunday…..Former Husky coach Steve Sarkisian reportedly showed up to USC practice intoxicated on Sunday and is being told to take a leave of absence to get help for alcohol addiction…..There are four baseball playoff games going on today, KLOG 9:15 am. The Blue Jays beat the Rangers and the Astros downed the Royals yesterday…..The boys 3A District golf tournament is underway at the Tri-Mountain course in Ridgefield…..In boys tennis today, Washougal is at R.A. Long and Mark Morris travels to Hudson’s Bay.
The Seattle Mariners are looking for a new manager as Lloyd McClendon will not return in 2016 according to multiple media reports…..The Washington Huskies defeated former coach Steve Sarkisian and the USC Trojans last night 17-12. WSU is at Oregon tomorrow…..The Mark Morris Monarchs got their first football win of the year, a 27-21 victory over Woodland last night. Tonight, Kelso is W.F. West (FM 101.5 The Wave) and Prairie is at R.A. Long…..The Seahawks take on the unbeaten Bengals in Cincinnati on Sunday…..R.A. Long beat Mark Morris 5-1 in boys tennis yesterday…..In volleyball, RAL defeated Washougal 3-1. The LCC volleyball team is at Centralia tonight at 7 pm…..In girls soccer, Prairie beat Kelso 2-0 and Washougal edged R.A. Long 1-0 in OT.
The Washington Huskies take on the USC Trojans in Los Angeles tonight, KLOG 5:00 pm…..Mark Morris hosts Woodland in prep football tonight, 6:45 pm on FM 105.5 KUKN. The rest of the prep football action is tomorrow night…..The LCC volleyball team was impressive last night as they upset #2 ranked Highline 3-1. Rachel Erickson led the Devils with 20 kills…..In prep volleyball tonight, Kelso is at Prairie and R.A. Long at Washougal…..The Linfield JV’s edged LCC 2-1 in women’s soccer yesterday…..In girls prep soccer tonight, Kelso is at Prairie and RAL at Washougal…..In the MLB playoffs, the Cubs blanked the Pirates 4-0 behind Jake Arrieta last night. Chicago moves on to play the Cards. Today its Texas against Toronto (KLOG 12pm) and the Astros versus the Royals.
The Astros eliminated the Yankees 3-0 in last night’s AL Wild Card Game. Tonight the Pirates host the Cubs in the NL Wild Card Game, KLOG 4:30 pm…..Kelso opened up volleyball league play with a 3-0 win over Fort Vancouver. Also, Mark Morris defeated Washougal 3-1. The LCC volleyball team hosts Highline tonight at 7 pm…..The LCC women’s soccer team hosts the Linfield JV’s today, 4 pm at Northlake Field. In prep girls soccer yesterday Kelso beat Fort 6-0 and Washougal edged Mark Morris 1-0…..Austin White fired a two-under 33 to lead Mark Morris to a 169-183 win over Woodland. MM hosts Washougal today. Also, River beat Kelso 146-166…..The Kelso girls beat River 21-43 in cross country. The River boys defeated Kelso 24-37.
The Seahawks got a great defensive play from Kam Chancellor and a crucial non-call in a 13-10 win over Detroit in Monday Night Football. Chancellor punched the ball out of Calvin Johnson’s hand just before the goal line. K.J. Wright tapped the ball out of bounds but officials didn’t make the call that would have given the ball back to Detroit at the one yard line. The Hawks go to 2-2 on the season…..The Sacramento Kings rallied in the 4th quarter to beat Portland 109-105 (OT) in the first NBA Pre-Season game for both teams…..In prep volleyball tonight, Kelso hosts Fort Vancouver and Washougal is at Mark Morris…..In girls soccer today, MM hosts Washougal in a 4:30 pm match at Northlake Field. Kelso is at home against Fort Vancouver tonight at 7 pm.
The Seahawks host tonight’s Monday Night Football game against the Lions. Marshawn Lynch and Brandon Mebane will sit out the game due to injuries…..The Mariners closed out the season with a 3-2 win over Oakland. The M’s finished a disappointing season at 76-86…..The Trail Blazers play the first NBA pre-season game of the season tonight against Sacramento, KLOG 6:00 pm. Last night Damian Lillard was named the MVP of the Blazers Fan Fest scrimmage…..The LCC baseball team beat Mt. Hood 4-1 and Linn Benton 3-1 in a Fall Ball doubleheader at Oregon State University. The Devils play two at Gonzaga next Sunday……In boys tennis today, R.A. Long is at Washougal and Mark Morris is at Hudson’s Bay, both at 3:30 pm…..In boys golf today, RAL is at Washougal at Orchard Hills.
The Astros rallied to beat the Mariners 7-6 last night despite homers from Kyle Seager and Nelson Cruz. The M’s are off today before the final three games against Oakland…..The LCC volleyball team swept to a 3-0 win over Green River last night…..In prep volleyball tonight, Kelso is at Chehalis, Hockinson visits R.A. Long and Mark Morris is at Woodland…..Pierce scored the lone goal in the 79th minute to upend LCC 1-0 in women’s soccer yesterday…..In prep girls soccer, Kelso shutout Chehalis 2-0 last night. Tonight, Hockinson is at RAL (6pm) and MM is at Woodland (7pm)…..The MM cross country teams defeated RAL and Woodland at Lake Sacajawea as Austin Beasley and Isabel Buckingham both took first…..The NWSL title game with Seattle against KC is tonight in Portland.
The Mariners got a bases loaded, two-run hit from Shawn O’Malley in a 6-4 win over the Houston Astros. The M’s snapped a six game losing streak with the win. The teams play again tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Madison Early scored two goals to lead Mark Morris to a 3-1 win over R.A. Long in girls soccer yesterday. Tonight the Kelso Lassies host W.F. West at 7 pm…..The LCC soccer teams is at Pierce today at 3 pm…..Mark Morris swept past R.A. Long 3-0 in Civil War volleyball last night…..The LCC volleyball team is at home against Green River tonight at 7 pm…..The Kelso cross country teams defeated Fort Vancouver yesterday. Today, Mark Morris and R.A. Long run against Woodland at Lake Sacajawea, 4 pm…..Ridgefield edged RAL 176-175 in boys golf yesterday.
The Astros handed the Mariners a sixth straight loss last night, 3-2. The teams will play again tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm. Prior to the game, the Mariners will have a news conference introducing new general manager Jerry DiPoto. DiPoto was the Angels G.M. earlier this season…..There are two Civil War battles later today. In volleyball, Mark Morris hosts R.A. Long at 7 pm and in girls soccer it’s RAL at MM in a 5 pm matchup at Northlake Field……Kelso hosts Tumwater in volleyball tonight. The Kelso cross country teams are at home against Fort Vancouver today at 4 pm…..Centralia defeated Mark Morris 185-190 in boys golf yesterday. The Monarchs join Kelso and Hockinson today at The Cedars. The RAL golf team hosts Ridgefield today at Mint Valley.