The Blazers take on the Heat in Miami today, KLOG 3:35 pm…..The Mariners take on the Oakland A’s today, tape delay broadcast at 6:55 pm. Yesterday the M’s and White Sox ended up in a 5-5 tie. Hisashi Iwakuma pitched four shutout innings…..Tumwater defeated R.A. Long 11-4 in prep baseball. Mark Morris will be at Tumwater today at 4 pm…..In softball, RAL had a 3-0 lead over Castle Rock when rains hit in the 5th. The action fell short of an official game…..R.A. Long hosts Kelso in boys soccer tonight at Longview Memorial Stadium. The first kick is 6 pm…..Kelso defeated Mark Morris 205-230 in girls golf at Three Rivers yesterday.
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A Trail Blazers furious rally fell just short as Washington held on for a 105-97 victory last night. Portland plays at Miami tomorrow…..The Mariners take on the White Sox today, network delayed broadcast at 6:55 pm…..In prep baseball, Kelso defeated R.A. Long 3-2. The Scotties host Hockinson today at 4 pm. The Jacks travel to Tumwater at 4 pm…..In softball, Woodland rallied to beat Kelso 3-2. The Lassies host Heritage today at 4 pm and R.A. Long is at home against Castle Rock today at 4 pm…..The Kelso Track Jamboree is today at 3:30 pm…..In girls tennis, Heritage is at Kelso, Chehalis at Mark Morris and RAL visits Battle Ground…..MM and Kelso meet in girls golf today at Three Rivers. First tee time is 3 pm.
Gonzaga was placed as a #2 seed for the NCAA tournament. The Zags will play North Dakota State Friday night at Key Arena. Eastern Washington will play Georgetown Thursday night at the Moda Center in Portland. The Oregon Ducks get Oklahoma State Friday in Omaha…..The Blazers beat the Raptors in Toronto last night 113-97. Portland takes on the Wizards in Washington today, KLOG 3:05 pm…..The Dodgers beat the Mariners 5-2 in spring training yesterday. The M’s have the day off today…..The LCC baseball team took three of four games on the east side this weekend. After a sweep at Walla Walla Saturday, the Devils split with CBC yesterday, winning 6-4 and losing 5-3…..The Timbers and L.A. Galaxy battled to a 2-2 tie in MLS soccer yesterday.
The Blazers host the Pistons tonight, KLOG 6:05 pm…..The Ducks beat Colorado 93-85 at the Pac-12 tournament. Oregon plays Utah in the semi-finals tonight…..Karley Eaton was the MVP in the Lower Columbia Senior Girls All-Star game last night. Devon Johnson was named the MVP in the boys game…..Grant Gibb of MM will play in the 2A vs 1A State All-Star game tomorrow at Eastside Catholic. Gibb has accepted a walk-on offer to play next season at EWU…..The Mariners take on the Brewers today, KLOG 12:55 pm. Oakland rallied with three runs in the 9th to beat Seattle 4-3 yesterday…..The LCC baseball team plays DH’s at Walla Walla Saturday and at Columbia Basin Sunday…..The RAL Bullpen Club Auction is tomorrow at 6 pm at Monticello MS.
The Blazers beat the Rockets 105-100 to tie Houston for third place in the Western Conference…..At the Pac-12 tournament in Las Vegas, Stanford edged Washington 71-69, California smacked Washington State 84-59 and Colorado beat Oregon State 78-71. The Huskies, Cougars and Beavers are all eliminated…..The Lower Columbia Area Senior All-Star games are tonight at LCC. The girls game at 6 pm features the Eaton twins and many other stars. The boys game is at 7:45 pm. The games are at LCC’s Myklebust Gymnasium…..Will Ferrell is scheduled to play second base for the Mariners today, part of a 10 position, five game tour of the Cactus League today. The comedian is filing a comedy feature and raising money to fight cancer. The M’s play the A’s today, KLOG 6:55 pm.
The Seahawks acquired TE Jimmy Graham from the Saints for Max Unger and a swap of draft picks…..Gonzaga won the WCC tourney with a 91-75 win over BYU…..The LCC women’s basketball team beat Centralia 58-53 to take 7th at the NWAC Tournament. Kaylea Knox scored 22 and was named 2nd Team All-Tourney. Peninsula won the women’s title and Clark took the men’s title…..The Blazers host the Houston Rockets tonight, KLOG 6:35 pm…..Colorado beat Seattle 9-3 in spring training action. The same teams play again today in Peoria…..The LCC baseball team swept the George Fox JV’s12-5 and 5-1 yesterday. Christian Parsons and Ryan Peart got the wins…..Cara Caldwell of R.A. Long was medalist with a 43 at the Girls Golf Jamboree at Three Rivers.
Led by 22 points from Kaylea Knox and 14 points from Sierra Richards, the LCC Lady Devils outlasted Centralia 58-53 in the Consolation Final at the NWAC Basketball Tourney in Kennewick…..Gonzaga moves into the West Coast Conference title game for the 18th consecutive year, after they got by Pepperdine 79-61 last night. The Bulldogs will now face BYU for the WCC title…..Brad Miller hit a pair of HR, D. J. Peterson hit a walk-off sac fly in the 9th, and Taijuan Walker threw three scoreless innings as Seattle beat Cleveland 4-3 in Cactus League action. King Felix gets his first start today against Colorado…..As NFL free agency opens, the Seahawks signed CB Will Blackmon, and are expected to sign CB Cary Williams.
Led by 35 points from Kaylea Knox, the LCC Lady Devils remain alive at the NWAC Basketball Tournament in the Tri-Cities. Knox led the way to a 83-66 cruise past Skagit Valley, and they’re now taking on Bellevue in a loser-out game that was scheduled to start at 10 am today…..The Mark Morris girls have their second State 2A Basketball Championship in three years, after having beaten W. F. West 69-53 in Saturday night’s title game. Once again, the Eaton twins were dominant; Karley scored 24 points in the rout, while Kourtney had 14 points, 12 rebounds, 8 assists, 2 blocks and 2 steals. She was also named Tourney MVP…..The Castle Rock boys finished 6th in the 1A boys tourney, the Wahkiakum girls finished 2nd in the 2B tournament, while the Toutle Lake girls were 4th.
The Mark Morris girls are into the semi-finals of the State 2A tournament with a 78-51 victory over White River. MM plays Ellensburg tonight, 7 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave. The MM boys lost to Anacortes 58-53 yesterday morning. The Monarchs are trying to stay alive as they were playing Sehome at 9 am this morning…..It was a costly Trail Blazer win last night. Portland beat Dallas 94-75, but Wes Matthews will miss the rest of the season with an Achilles injury…..The Mariners beat the Padres 9-4 yesterday as Nelson Cruz hit a two-run homer. The M’s play the Dodgers today, KLOG 11:55 am…..The LCC baseball team hosts Lane in a 3 pm DH today at Story Field. The teams play two at 12 pm tomorrow…..The LCC softball team plays seven games at the RAC in Lacey starting at 3 pm today.
The WIAA State tournaments are underway. The Mark Morris boys opened up against Anacortes and the MM girls take on White River, FM 101.5 The Wave at 3:30 pm…..The Blazers rallied to beat the Clippers 98-93 in OT last night. Portland hosts Dallas tonight, KLOG 6:35 pm…..Oregon downed Oregon State 65-62 in men’s college hoops last night…..The LCC women’s basketball team leaves for Kennewick on Friday. They open the NWAC Championships Saturday at 2 pm against Blue Mountain…..The Mariners opened spring training with a 4-3, 10 inning win over the Padres yesterday. The teams are playing again today, KLOG 11:55 am.