Dorell Wright hit a 3-ponter with 7.9 seconds left to give the Trail Blazers a 100-99 win over the Sacramento Kings. The Blazers have won six of their past seven games…..Garret Richards and two relievers allowed just one hit to lead the Angels to a 2-0 win over the Mariners. The M’s have tonight off…..In college softball, Chemeketa came to Kelso and swept LCC 1-0 and 11-3. The Devils will try and regroup at the Skagit tournament in Mt. Vernon this weekend…..In prep softball today, R.A. Long is at Woodland and Mark Morris at Clatskanie…..In prep baseball, Washougal visits RAL and Tumwater is at MM…..Alonzo Hernandez scored two goals in the final six minutes to get the Jacks into OT, then Colton Willie’s PK in the second OT gave RAL a 3-2 win over Washougal.
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Corey Hart hit two homers to lead the Mariners to a 5-3 win over the Angels in the M’s home opener last night. Seattle hosts the Halos again tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Sam Harris hit a two run homer to lead Mark Morris to a 4-2 win over R.A. Long in the Civil War baseball game at Story Field last night…..In prep softball, Bailey Ellis got the win and had three hits in Kelso’s 10-0 win over Mark Morris…..The LCC softball team has a key home double header today against Chemeketa. The first game at Tam O’Shanter begins at 3 pm…..MM beat Kelso 2-1 in boys soccer…..The Monarchs downed Kelso 5-1 in girls tennis…..The Kelso girls golf team downed MM 214-236…..The Blazers host the Sacramento Kings tonight, 6:05 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave.
Connecticut beat Kentucky 60-54 for the NCAA men’s basketball title. The UConn women hope to do the same tonight as they play Notre Dame for the title…..The LCC softball team swept past Clark 9-1 and 10-0 yesterday as pitchers Amber Gilbert and Ju Ju Breidt got the wins with plenty of offensive support. The Devils host Chemeketa tomorrow at 3 pm…..In prep softball today, Kelso hosts Mark Morris at 4 pm…..The LCC baseball team split two games at Centralia yesterday, winning 11-1 and losing 7-3. The Devils take four of five games from Centralia…..Story Field at LCC will host the Civil War baseball game tonight as Mark Morris takes on R.A. Long. First pitch at 6 pm…..The Kelso boys soccer team hosts MM at 4 pm today…..MM is at Kelso in girls tennis and girls golf today.
Kentucky and Connecticut meet for the NCAA men’s basketball title tonight. Undefeated Notre Dame and unbeaten UConn will meet for the women’s title tomorrow night…..The Blazers clinched a playoff spot with a 100-94 win over the Pelicans last night. LaMarcus Aldridge had 25 points and 18 rebounds…..Oakland beat Seattle 6-3 in MLB action Sunday. The M’s home opener is tomorrow night against the Angels…..LCC took two from Centralia 11-0 and 6-5 in college baseball Sunday. Centralia hosts the Devils for two games today at 1 pm…..The LCC softball team is at home today for two games with Clark starting at 3 pm. The action is at Tam O’Shanter Park in Kelso…..The R.A. Long girls tennis team is at home against Washougal today at 4 pm.
Coco Crisp hit a walk-off HR in the 12th inning to send the M’s down to their first defeat of the year, 3-2 to the Oakland A’s. The second game of the four-game series will have Chris Young making his first start as a Mariner, KLOG coverage at 6 pm…..Wahkiakum’s baseball team split a pair with #1-ranked Adna, 1-17 and 7-5, but the softball team was crushed, 20-0 and 19-0, both 3-inning games…..After a couple of days off, the Portland Trail Blazers get back into action tonight, heading down to Arizona to take on the Phoenix Suns tonight. There are only six games left in the regular season, with Portland only one game behind 4th-place Houston…..The Seahawks are holding a press conference today, where they’re expected to announce a contract extension for coach Pete Carroll.
The M’s are still undefeated in the 2014 campaign, sweeping the first three games from the LA Angels with an 8-2 win. James Paxton went seven innings, giving up just two hits, while Robinson Cano had his first RBI as a Mariner. Three others also hit HR’s. Seattle opens a 4-game series tonight in Oakland, KLOG coverage at 6 pm…..The Lady Devils swept Pierce 12-4 and 13-5 yesterday, with seven-run innings highlighting each game. Ku Siolo had round-trippers in each game; Amber Gilbert had a complete game-win in the first tilt, also going 2-4 with a 3-run HR…..The Kelso Hilanders finished the Anaheim Lions tourney with a 3-1-1 record, finishing up play with a 3-2 win over Orange HS. Taylor Parsons had 4K’s in 6 innings, while Sacha Jabusch hit a home run.
Seattle is now 2-0 to start the 2014 campaign, after rolling to an 8-3 win over the LA Angels yesterday. Brad Miller had 2 HR’s, while Erasmo Ramirez scattered 6 hits over 7 innings. The M’s go for the series sweep tonight, KLOG coverage starting at 6 pm…..LCC picked up a 7-5 NWACC Western Division win over Centralia yesterday. Jacob Cogar went to 4-0 on the season, while Peter Lecce hit a grand slam in the 6th…..The Lady Devils pitchers got roughed up by Mt. Hood yesterday, with six batters accounting for 13 hits, 11 RBI and 10 runs scored. LCC is scheduled for a DH at Pierce this afternoon…..After getting a 6-4 win over Balboa of San Francisco, the Kelso High baseball team wraps up the Anaheim Lions tourney with an 11 am game against Orange High of LA.
A nice start to the 2014 season for the Seattle Mariners, as they rally in the 9th inning to beat the LA Angels 10-3. King Felix was solid in his opener, going six innings, giving up 3 runs on 6 hits and fanning 11. Erasmo Ramirez gets the second start for the M’s, KLOG coverage at 6 pm…..The LCC Red Devils romp to a 13-2, 7-inning win over Grays Harbor to open Western Division NWAACC play. Tanner Olson went 6 innings, scattering 5 hits and giving up 2 runs. Makaio Mobbs hit a 2-run HR, while Cooper Mickelson was 3-4 with 2 runs scored and an RBI. LCC is scheduled to play at Centralia this afternoon…..Down at the Anaheim Lions Tourney, Kelso High School beat Bradshaw Christian of Sacramento 4-3, and will play Balboa HS of San Francisco at 10 am today.
LaMarcus Aldridge is showing his worth to the Portland Trail Blazers, as they win their third in a row after his return from a back injury, 105-98 over Memphis. Portland now has a two-game lead over Golden State for the 5th playoff position, and trails Houston for the #4 spot by just 2 1/2 games with 7 to play…..King Felix heads to the mound for tonight’s 2014 season opener for the Seattle Mariners. The M’s open the season on the road against the LA Angels, KLOG coverage starts at 6 pm…..The LCC Red Devils will try to make up Saturday’s rainout with Grays Harbor, 5 pm today at Story Field…..The earthquakes may be jostling them around a bit, but the Kelso Hilanders hope to get a win today in Anaheim CA, when they play Bradshaw Christian of Sacramento at 10 am.
LaMarcus Aldridge was rested and ready as he returned to the Trail Blazer lineup last night, scoring 25 points and pulling down 16 rebounds as Portland snapped a three-game losing streak with a 100-85 win over Atlanta. The road trip continues tonight in Chicago, KLOG coverage at 4:05 pm…..All-Star Damian Lillard will show off his range next Saturday at Mark Morris, draining treys in the Dick Hannah Threes4Threes fundraiser. The local YMCA will benefit for every three he drains. The event is free, but you’ll need to get tickets first. Get details on the Dick Hannah Toyota Facebook page…..The Mariners made a move to shore up the back end of the rotation by signing Chris Young away from the Washington Nationals. He’s expected to be the #3 or #4 starter this year.