Jimmy Graham had two spectacular, one-handed TD catches to led the Seattle Seahawks to a 31-25 victory over the Buffalo Bills. It was the Hawks 11th straight victory on Monday Night Football. The Seahawks are at New England this Sunday night…..Husky defensive end Joe Mathis will miss the rest of the season after undergoing foot surgery yesterday…..The Trail Blazers host the Phoenix Suns tonight, KLOG 6:05 pm…..Longview product Bud Black was introduced yesterday as the 7th manager in Colorado Rockies history. Black, 59, signed a three-year deal…..The Mariners traded reliever Vidal Nuno to the Dodgers for veteran catcher Carlos Ruiz. Ruiz will be counted on to provide leadership as Mike Zunino’s backup.
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The Seahawks take on the Buffalo Bills in Monday Night Football tonight. The kickoff is just after 5 pm…..The ESPN Gameday crew will be in Seattle early Saturday morning previewing the Huskies-USC showdown. The Dawgs are #4 in the new AP football poll. The WSU Cougars are up two spots to #23…..Kelso will play Meadowdale in the next round of the 3A playoffs following Saturday’s 19-14 win over Seattle Prep. The game will be Friday at 6 pm at Edmonds Stadium…..C.J. McCollum scored 37 points to lead Portland to a 100-94 victory at Memphis yesterday. The Blazers host the Suns tomorrow night…..The Mariners have acquired veteran catcher Carlos Ruiz from the Dodgers…..Longview product Buddy Black has been hired as Colorado Rockies manager.
Yelm scored a goal late in OT to beat Kelso 1-0 in the girls 3A Bi-District soccer playoffs, eliminating the Lassies. Hockinson edged R.A. Long 1-0 in the 2A playoffs, ending the Jills season…..Kelso opens 3A Bi-District volleyball action today with a 3:30 pm match with Central Kitsap at Yelm…..The LCC volleyball team is at Centralia tonight at 7 pm…..The local football playoffs begin tonight with the 2B cross overs and Rainier hosting Pleasant Hill in the Oregon 3A playoffs. The Kelso Hilanders take on Seattle Prep tomorrow night in a 7:30 pm game at Seattle Memorial Stadium, 7:15 on FM 101.5 The Wave…..The Huskies are at Cal tomorrow night, KLOG 6:30 pm…..The Trail Blazers continue a road trip with a game at Dallas tonight, KLOG 4:35 pm.
Cubs win! Chicago beat Cleveland 8-7 in 10 innings in an epic game 7 of the World Series. The Cubs 108-yer drought is over…..Eric Bledsoe hit a three at the buzzer in OT as Phoenix beat Portland 118-115 last night. The Blazers are at Dallas tomorrow night…..Highline rallied from down 0-2 to beat Lower Columbia 3-2 in college volleyball last night. The teams are now tied for first at 10-2…..Prairie beat Kelso 3-0 in the 3A District volleyball title last night. The Lassies open 3A Bi-District Friday in Yelm against Central Kitsap…..The Kelso girls soccer team opens 3A Bi-District action today at Mt. Tahoma HS. Kelso takes on Yelm at 5:30 pm. The R.A. Long girls soccer team hopes to stay alive in the 2A District with a win over Hockinson tonight. The game is at 7 pm at Battle Ground.
The Cubs beat the Indians 9-3 last night to set up tonight’s game seven of the World Series, KLOG 4:00 pm…..Stephan Curry scored 23 of his 28 in the third quarter to lead Golden State to a 127-104 blowout win over Portland. Damian Lillard had 31 for the Blazers who play at Phoenix tonight, FM 101.5 The Wave at 6:05 pm…..R.A. Long won a PK shootout to defeat Aberdeen 4-3 in 2A playoff girls soccer last night. The Jills stay alive to play Hockinson tomorrow…..The league title very well could be decided tonight as LCC hosts Highline in college volleyball at 7 pm…..The Kelso volleyball team advanced to tonight’s 3A District title match with a 3-0 victory over Hudson’s Bay last night…..The Kelso football team will play Seattle Prep at 7:30 Saturday night at Seattle Memorial Stadium.
The Saints beat the Seahawks 25-20 yesterday. The Hawks were flagged 11 times and the Saints had just two penalties. Seattle will try and bounce back a week from tonight when they host the Buffalo Bills in Monday Night Football…..The Huskies are ranked #4 again in both major college football polls after Saturday’s win at Utah. The Cougs win at Oregon State has WSU ranked #25 in both polls…..The day and time for Kelso’s football playoff at Seattle Prep will be set today, either Friday or Saturday in Seattle…..The Seattle Sounders rolled FC Dallas 3-0 last night in the first of the two aggregate playoff series…..The Kelso HS volleyball and girls cross country teams won WIAA Academic State titles. Wahkiakum volleyball and 3 Rivers boys cross country also took academic state titles.
Game three of the World Series is today at Chicago, KLOG 4:00 pm…..The Clippers beat the Blazers 114-109 last night. Portland will be at Denver tomorrow night…..Kelso plays an earlier football game today with a 5 pm kickoff at Hudson’s Bay, FM 101.5 The Wave at 4:00 pm. Also, R.A. Long hosts Hockinson and Mark Morris is at Woodland…..Mark Morris beat R.A. Long 3-2 in Civil War volleyball last night…..The LCC volleyball teams is at Tacoma tonight at 7 pm…..The R.A. Long girls soccer teams opens 2A District play at Tumwater tomorrow at 1 pm. Last night Washougal beat MM 4-1…..The LCC soccer team closes the season tomorrow night at Bellevue (6 pm)…..The big Pac-12 football showdown tomorrow has the Huskies at Utah, KLOG 11:30 am.
The Cubs beat the Indians 5-1 to even up the World Series at a game each. The Series shifts to Chicago for game three Friday night…..The Trail Blazers host the Clippers tonight, KLOG 6:05 pm…..The LCC volleyball team won its ninth straight league match with a 3-0 sweep over Green River…..The Kelso volleyball team beat Mountain View 3-1 on Senior Night. It’s Civil War volleyball tonight as Mark Morris is at home against R.A. Long…..Pierce defeated Lower Columbia 4-1 in women’s soccer yesterday…..In girls soccer tonight, Mark Morris at Washougal…..The Seahawks released veteran running back C.J. Spiller and re-signed fullback Will Tukuafu…..It’s loser out tonight in the MLS playoffs as the Seattle Sounders host Sporting Kansas City.
The Indians blanked the Cubs 6-0 in game one of the World Series last night. Corey Kluber and two relievers combined on the shutout. Game two is tonight in Cleveland, KLOG 3:00 pm…..The Trail Blazers set an NBA record with a 16th straight home opening win last night, 113-104. Damian Lillard scored 39 points to lead the way. Portland hosts the Clippers tomorrow night…..R.A. Long beat Mark Morris 1-0 in Civil War girls soccer last night. The match was decided on a penalty kick shootout won 4-2 by the Jills. Also, Prairie beat Kelso 3-0 as Kelso takes the #3 seed to the playoffs…..The LCC women’s soccer team takes on Pierce in Tacoma today at 12:00 pm…..The LCC volleyball team hosts Green River tonight at 7 pm…..In prep v-ball, River swept RAL and Washougal blanked MM.
The Indians host the Cubs in game one of the World Series tonight, KLOG 4:00 pm…..The Portland Trail Blazers open the season tonight at home against the Utah Jazz, FM 101.5 The Wave 6:05 pm…..Mark Morris and R.A. Long meet in Civil War girls soccer tonight. The game will be at Longview Memorial Stadium at 7 pm. Last night Kelso defeated Evergreen 2-1…..Prairie beat Kelso in straight sets to win the GSHL 3A title. Kelso will go to the postseason as the #2 seed. Tonight in volleyball, Mark Morris is at Washougal and R.A. Long hosts Columbia River, both at 7 pm…..The West Coast League released its 2017 schedule yesterday. The Cowlitz Black Bears begin their eighth season June 1st at home against Thurston County. A new team this season is the Port Angeles Lefties.