The Trail Blazers host the Charlotte Hornets tonight, KLOG 6:05 pm…..The Huskies beat UCLA 86-84 last night. The Ducks snapped Arizona’s 49-game win streak with an 83-75 win. USC downed WSU 81-71 and Arizona State beat Oregon State 86-68…..The LCC hoop steams are at South Puget Sound tomorrow, women at 1 pm and the men at 3 pm…..The Kelso boys clinched a post season berth with a 73-67 win over Fort Vancouver. Tonight, R.A. Long hosts Hudson’s Bay and Mark Morris can clinch a league title with a win at Ridgefield, 6:45 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave…..In girls play tonight, Fort is at Kelso. Last night MM beat Ridgefield 55-34 and RAL blasted Bay 62-16…..Washougal captured the GSHL 2A wrestling title with a 48-29 win over R.A. Long.
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The Kelso wrestling team won another league championship as they defeated Prairie 30-26 last night. The RAL wrestlers host Washougal tonight at 6 pm…..The LCC basketball teams both stayed unbeaten in league with wins last night. The LCC women beat Grays Harbor 66-51 and the Red Devil men blasted Grays Harbor 102-72. Both teams will be at South Puget Sound Saturday afternoon…..The Kelso boys basketball team will be at Fort Vancouver tonight, KLOG 6:55 pm…..In girls hoops tonight, Mark Morris is at home against Ridgefield, FM 101.5 The Wave 6:45 pm. The R.A. Long Lumberjills travel to Hudson’s Bay…..Pro Bowl captain Michael Irvin used his first pick to select Russell Wilson for his Pro Bowl team. The Pro Bowl will be Sunday in Honolulu.
The Trail Blazers held red hot DeMarcus Cousins to just 17 points and four field goals in a 112-97 win over the Sacramento Kings…..The LCC basketball teams are both looking to stay unbeaten in league play as they host Grays Harbor tonight at Myklebust Gym. The women’s game begins at 6 pm and the men’s game at 8 pm, both on KLOG…..Will Burghardt scored 29 points to lead Mark Morris over Hockinson 75-64 last night. Hunter Jones had 22 as R.A. Long beat Washougal 61-50. Kelso got 21 from Riley Noah in a 64-50 victory over Centralia…..The Kelso wrestling team travels to Prairie tonight at 7 pm…..It looks like Capital HS in Olympia will be joining the GSHL 3A league next fall. It will make the league Kelso is a part of, a seven team conference.
The Blazers host Sacramento tonight in NBA action, KLOG 6:05 pm. The Kings lost to Charlotte in double overtime last night despite a franchise record 56 points by DeMarcus Cousins…..The Mark Morris girls upped their league mark to 8-1 after a 42-36 win at Hockinson last night. R.A. Long dropped to 1-7 after a 63-47 road loss at Washougal. The Kelso Lassies lost a home non-leaguer to Centralia 47-35…..In boys play last night, Brock Johnson scored 29 in Castle Rock’s 70-62 win over Kalama. Tonight, the Kelso boys host Centralia, Washougal is at R.A. Long and Hockinson visits Mark Morris (101.5 FM The Wave 6:45 pm)…..MM, RAL and Kelso get together for a boys swim meet at MM’s Dick Mealy Pool, 5 pm start.
Super Bowl 50 will feature the Carolina Panthers against the Denver Broncos. Carolina beat Arizona 49-15 and Denver beat New England 20-18…..Utah beat Washington 80-75 in OT to knock the Huskies out of first in the Pac-12. Also, Oregon State upset USC 85-70…..Both LCC teams are 5-0 in league after wins at Centralia Saturday night. The Devils will host Grays Harbor Wednesday night…..In girls hoops tonight, Centralia is at Kelso, KLOG 6:55 pm. Also, R.A. Long is at Washougal and Mark Morris visits Hockinson…..In wrestling Saturday, RAL took second in it’s own Lumberjack Classic. Kelso was 5th at the Spokane Dream Duals. Castle Rock won the Gorge Classic in Stevenson. Kalama was second at their own Rubber Chicken Classic.
St. Mary’s rallied in the second half to beat Gonzaga 70-67 in a key WCC game last night. Also, Utah beat WSU 92-71…..In boys prep hoops, Mark Morris exacted revenge with a 60-56 win at Woodland last night. Tonight, the Kelso Hilanders are at Black Hills, KLOG 6:55 pm…..In girls play, Camas defeated the Kelso Lassies 63-21. Tonight, Woodland is at Mark Morris, 6:45 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave…..The Kelso wrestling team dominated Fort Vancouver 68-6 last night. Tomorrow, Kelso is at the Emerald Ridge tournament. The Lumberjack Classic is tomorrow and so is the Rubber Chicken Classic in Kalama…..The Mariners Caravan is in town today as new acquired starter Nathan Karns, reliever Tony Zych and broadcaster Rick Rizzs will be at the LCC Gym at 4:15 pm today.
Atlanta held off Portland 104-98 in NBA action last night…..The UW Huskies sit atop the Pac-12 after a 95-83 win over Colorado last night…..A big showdown in the WCC tonight as Gonzaga visits St. Mary’s…..The LCC basketball teams swept Highline last night. The LCC women rally from 16 down at halftime to beat the T-Birds 57-51. The LCC men beat Highline 75-60. Both teams are 4-0 in league with games at Centralia Saturday…..Columbia River downed Kelso 66-46 in boys hoop last night. Tonight, MM is at Woodland at 7 pm, FM 101.5 The Wave 6:45 pm…..The Kelso Lassies are at Camas tonight and the R.A. Long Lumberjills visit River…..Kelso hosts Fort Vancouver in prep wrestling tonight. R.A. Long is at home against MM, Woodland and Ridgefield.
The Blazers host the Atlanta Hawks tonight at Moda Center, KLOG 6:35 pm…..The Huskies are at home against Colorado tonight while UCLA plays at Oregon State…..The LCC basketball teams take unbeaten league marks to South Seattle for matchups at Highline. The women play at 6 pm and the men go at 8 pm…..In boys hoops last night, Mark Morris beat Hudson’s Bay 63-55 and R.A. Long was a 63-46 winner over Hockinson. Tonight, the Kelso boys host Columbia River…..In girls hoops, MM blasted Bay 70-21 and Hockinson defeated R.A. Long 65-47…..Washington has named Jennifer Cohen as the interim athletic director, replacing Scott Woodward who left for Texas A & M. Cohen has worked in the UW athletic department for 15 years.
C.J. McCollum scored 25 to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to a 108-98 victory over the Washington Wizards. The Hawks visit Portland Wednesday…..The Mark Morris boys came up with a 64-57 win over Clover Park in the inaugural LCC Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute yesterday. Will Burghardt led MM with 25 points. Also, it was the MM girls over Kelso 55-39 as Brooke Walling had 16 points and Libby Bartleson added 14 points and 12 rebounds. Also last night at the MLK, Union defeated Grant 74-68…..In girls play tonight, Kelso hosts Columbia River (KLOG 6:55 pm), Hudson’s Bay at MM and Hockinson at R.A. Long. In boys play tonight, Mark Morris is at Bay (FM 101.5 The Wave) and RAL visits Hockinson.
The Seahawks attempt to rally from a 31-0 deficit fell just short as the Carolina Panthers held on for a 31-24 victory. The Panthers move onto the NFC championship while the Hawks move on to a challenging off season. Several players are free agents and others are looking to get paid…..The Blazers have a day game at Washington today, KLOG 10:05 am…..It’s a full day of high school hoops at LCC’s Myklebust Gymnasium. The MLK Tribute features five games. Black Hills and Mountlake Terrace play a boys game at 12 pm followed by the Wenatchee boys against Columbia River at 2 pm. At 4 pm, the Mark Morris girls play the Kelso Lassies followed by the MM boys against Clover Park at 6 pm, both on FM 101.5 The Wave. Finally, the boys game Union versus Grant at 8 pm.