It’s a Felix Friday as the Mariners host the Minnesota Twins tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm. Felix Hernandez will pitch for Seattle. Tomorrow the Twins will send Kelso’s Trevor May to the mound against Seattle…..The LCC baseball team hopes to stay unbeaten in league when they host Centralia in a 1 pm DH at Story Field…..In prep baseball today, Kelso hosts Tumwater and R.A. Long is at Hudson’s Bay…..The LCC softball team hosts a DH against SW Oregon tomorrow, 12 pm at Tam O’Shanter…..In prep softball today, Fort Vancouver is at Kelso, Hockinson at RAL and MM at Ridgefield…..The Kelso track teams are at the Elden Kellar Invite in Hillsboro today…..In boys soccer, Kelso is at Centralia at 7 pm tonight. Last night, Bay edged MM 1-0 and Ridgefield defeated RAL 4-2.
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The Trail Blazers are coming home down 0-2 to Memphis in the NBA Playoffs. The Grizzlies won last night 97-82. Game three is at the Moda Center Saturday night…..J.A. Happ pitched the Mariners to a 3-2 win over Houston last night. The M’s are off today before the Twins come to town for three games…..Kelso defeated Rainier 12-2 in prep baseball yesterday. Also, R.A. Long pounded Washougal 10-1 and Mark Morris came up with a 6-2 win over Ridgefield…..Kelso shutout Tumwater 5-0 in softball behind the one-hit pitching of Kady Bruce. RAL blasted Hudson’s Bay 23-1 and Washougal outscored MM 13-10…..Mark Morris hosts R.A. Long in Civil War tennis today. Yesterday River beat Kelso 4-2…..In boys soccer tonight at 7 pm, RAL is at Ridgefield and MM at Hudson’s Bay.
The Houston Astros scored five runs in the 8th inning to rally for a 6-3 win over the Mariners. The M’s will try and avoid a sweep tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Trail Blazers are looking to salvage a split of the first two games in Memphis tonight with a win in game two, FM 101.5 The Wave at 4:05 pm…..Steve Rooklidge has stepped down as the head girls basketball coach at Mark Morris. It was an incredible four year run at MM for Rooklidge including three straight 2A championship games and two titles…..The LCC softball team split a DH with Clackamas, winning 5-4 and losing 11-4…..The Kelso softball team beat Heritage 5-2 while R.A. Long beat Skyview 10-1…..Kelso pounded Fort 11-1 in baseball. Today, Kelso is at Rainier, Washougal at RAL and MM hosts Ridgefield.
Kevin Rentner, 43, of Longview finished the Boston Marathon in 3:43:45…..The Houston Astros beat the Mariners 7-5 last night. The teams play again tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..R.A. Long shutout Ridgefield 3-0 in prep baseball. Washougal rallied to beat Mark Morris 6-5. Today, Fort Vancouver is at Kelso at 4 pm…..The LCC softball team has a key home double header against Clackamas today at 3 pm…..In prep softball, Kelso beat W.F. West 5-3, RAL over Kalama 14-4 and Woodland defeated Mark Morris 11-1. Today, Heritage is at Kelso at 4 pm…..In track. Kelso hosts Fort and Woodland visits MM, both at 4 pm.…..In boys soccer, Hockinson is at MM (5pm), Kelso at River (7pm) and RAL at Washougal (7pm)…..In girls tennis, Kelso beat RAL 4-2 and Centralia over MM 4-2.
Memphis pounded Portland 100-86 in the NBA playoff opener. The Blazers shot poorly against the Grizzlies tough defense. Game two is Wednesday in Memphis…..The Mariners rallied from five down twice including a stirring 9th inning to beat Texas 11-10. Nelson Cruz hit two homers but his clutch single drove in the game winner. The M’s host the Astros tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Kelso’s Trevor May went six innings and allowed just four hits in the Twins win over Cleveland…..The LCC baseball team took four games from Green River over the weekend, including 8-2 and 9-1 victories yesterday. The Devils are 13-0 in West Region play……The LCC softball team won 3 of 4 games at the Yakima Crossover. The Devils beat Pierce 8-1 and Yakima Valley 14-1 yesterday.
The Mariners are back home for a three game set with the Rangers, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Blazers open the playoffs Sunday afternoon at Memphis, 4:05 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave…..The LCC baseball team hosts Green River at Story Field tomorrow, KLOG 12:55 pm…..The LCC softball team split two games at Chemeketa yesterday, winning 7-3 and losing 12-11. LCC plays a tourney at Yakima this weekend…..In prep baseball, Kelso beat Prairie 9-2, Mark Morris over Hudson’s Bay 5-4. Today, Kelso is at W.F. West, Woodland at Mark Morris and R.A. Long at Hockinson…..In softball, Kelso blasted River 11-2 and RAL beat Astoria 10-3. Today the Jills are at Ridgefield and MM hosts Washougal…..In boys soccer, Prairie edged Kelso 1-0. Today, RAL and MM are both at home.
The Trail Blazers begin the NBA playoffs this Sunday with a first round matchup against the Memphis Grizzlies. Portland closed the regular season with a 114-98 loss at Dallas last night…..The Dodgers completed a three-game sweep over Seattle with a 5-2 win last night. The Mariners take today off before hosting Texas tomorrow…..The Columbia River baseball team defeated Kelso 8-2 yesterday. The Scots host Prairie today at 4 pm. Woodland beat R.A. Long 12-1 yesterday. Hockinson rallied to edge Mark Morris 4-3. The Monarchs host Hudson’s Bay today at 4 pm…..In softball, Kelso beat Fort 14-2 and Woodland beat R.A. Long 4-2. Kelso is at River today at 4 pm…..In boys soccer, RAL blasted Woodland 8-0. The Kelso soccer team hosts Prairie tonight at 7 pm.
Fernando Rodney gave up a two-run single in the 9th as the Dodgers rallied to beat the Mariners 6-5 last night. The M’s try and avoid the sweep tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Blazers close out the regular season at Dallas tonight, 4:05 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave…..LCC and Pacific split a baseball DH last night. The Boxers win 3-2 and the Devils win 11-5…..Big prep baseball showdown today as Kelso hosts Columbia River at 4 pm. Also, MM is at Hockinson and Woodland at RAL…..The LCC softball team plays Chemeketa in Salem today at 4 pm…..The Kelso softball team opened league play with a 9-3 win over Prairie. Also, Hockinson beat MM 11-3. Today, Woodland visits RAL…..Jonathan Jiminez scored three goals as Kelso beat Fort 4-2 in soccer. RAL hosts Woodland tonight at 6 pm.
The Dodgers defeated the Mariners 6-5 in 10 innings last night. Seattle lost despite four homers including two by Nelson Cruz. The teams play again tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Oklahoma City kept its playoff hopes alive with a 110-98 win over the Trail Blazers last night. The Blazers close out the regular season at Dallas tomorrow night…..Manuel Cabrera hade two goals including the game winner in OT to lead R.A. Long to a 3-2 win over Mark Morris in boys soccer yesterday. Today, Kelso visits Fort Vancouver at 4 pm…..The Kelso track teams host Centralia today while MM is at Hockinson, both 4 pm…..Weather thwarted most of yesterday’s baseball and softball. The LCC home softball with Clackamas has been moved to Thursday. The LCC baseball team hosts Pacific at 4 pm today.
Nelson Cruz hit a 10th inning homer to give the Mariners an 8-7 victory over the Oakland A’s. Cruz homer came after Fernando Rodney gave up a four run lead in the 9th. The M’s play at the L.A. Dodgers tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Kelso native Trevor May gets his first start of the season tonight as the Twins host the unbeaten K.C. Royals…..The LCC baseball team completed a weekend sweep over Grays Harbor with 11-1 and 5-1 wins on Sunday. The Devils are now 9-0 in the West Region…..In prep baseball today, Hudson’s Bay is at Mark Morris…..In softball, Kelso is at R.A. Long and Mark Morris at Rainier…..RAL visits Kelso in girls tennis today, weather permitting…..It’s a Civil War boys soccer matchup today as MM hosts RAL, 5 pm at Northlake Field.