Prairie edged the Kelso girls soccer team 1-0 to knock the Lassies from playoff contention. Washougal beat Mark Morris 2-1 in OT to eliminate the Monarchs from the post season. R.A. Long advances to a pig-tail playoff at Aberdeen Thursday night…..The LCC women’s soccer team hosts Pierce in a 4 pm game today at Northlake Field…..The LCC volleyball team is at Green River tonight at 7 pm…..In prep volleyball, Prairie beat Kelso 3-0 although the Lassies will go into Bi-District as #3 seed. Also, Woodland beat Mark Morris 3-1 and Hockinson over R.A. Long 3-0. Tonight it’s a battle of unbeaten league teams as Napavine hosts Toutle Lake…..The Blazers open the season tonight at home against New Orleans. The Pelicans lost to Golden State last night.
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The World Series gets underway today as the Royals host the Mets in game one in Kansas City, KLOG 4:00 pm…..New Mariners manager Scott Servais announced that his staff will include Mel Stottlemyre, Jr. as pitching coach and Tim Bogar as bench coach…..The Arizona Cardinals beat Baltimore 26-18 in Monday Night Football. The Cardinals are now 5-2, two games ahead of the Seahawks…..Lighting malfunctions at Schroder Field will cause the Prairie at Kelso girls soccer match to be moved to 4:00 pm this afternoon. Tonight at 7 pm, Mark Morris is at Washougal…..In volleyball tonight, Prairie visits Kelso, Woodland at Mark Morris and R.A. Long at Hockinson…..The ESPN Game Day crew announced that they are foregoing Pullman and instead going to Temple on Saturday.
The Sounders joined the Timbers in the MLS playoffs. Portland beat Colorado 4-1 on Saturday and then the Sounders downed Real Salt Lake 3-1 yesterday…..In girls prep soccer on Saturday, Woodland clinched a playoff berth with a 2-1 win over Mark Morris and R.A. Long kept it’s playoff hopes alive with a 1-0 win over Hockinson…..The LCC soccer team shutout Grays Harbor 8-0 on Saturday as Lily James had 3 goals…..The World Series begins on Tuesday as the Mets play the Royals in Kansas City…..The Mariners have a news conference at 10:30 am this morning to introduce new manager Scott Servais, 48. Meanwhile, reports say the Washington Nationals have narrowed their manager search to Longview native Buddy Black and Dusty Baker.
The Mariners have called a news conference today and according to multiple reports, they will name Scott Servais, 48, the new manager. He has never managed at the MLB level…..The Seahawks beat the 49’ers 20-3 last night to raise the record to 3-4. The Hawks play at the Cowboys a week from Sunday…..Kelso has a day game today in prep football as they play at Heritage, 4:30 pm (FM 101.5 The Wave). R.A. Long has homecoming against Hudson’s Bay tonight and Mark Morris is at Ridgefield (FM 105.5 KUKN)…..R.A. Long defeated Mark Morris 2-1 after a PK shootout in girls soccer. Also, Kelso beat Fort 7-0…..In Civil War volleyball it was MM over RAL 3-0. Kelso beat Fort 3-1…..The LCC volleyball team hosts Grays Harbor tonight at 7 pm.
The Seahawks try to bounce back with a victory in NFL Thursday Night Football against the San Francisco 49’ers. Linebacker Bobby Wagner is due to return after missing last Sunday’s game…..The Trail Blazers play their final NBA Pre-Season game tonight in Los Angeles against the Clippers, KLOG 6:35 pm…..The LCC volleyball team is in a three-way tie for first place following a 3-1 road win at Pierce last night…..R.A. Long hosts Mark Morris in Civil War volleyball tonight. Also, Kelso is at Fort Vancouver…..Green River blanked Lower Columbia 7-0 in women’s soccer yesterday…..In prep girls soccer, MM is at RAL tonight at 7 pm. Kelso is at Fort at 4 pm…..The GSHL league cross country meets are today, the 3A at Lewisville Park and the 2A at Hudson’s Bay.
The local golfers at the boys 2A District tourney did well yesterday as six moved on to State in May. Troy Parrish of R.A. Long had a 76 yesterday to take 6th place and his RAL teammate Zach Kochis had a 78 for 14th. MM’s Austin White fired a 78 to take 7th and Nick Rinck also qualified for State with an 81 (12th). Hayden Huddleston (9th) and Dillon Franke (12th) also qualified for State in May…..In prep volleyball, R.A. Long swept past Hudson’s Bay 3-0 and Ridgefield defeated Mark Morris 3-1…..The LCC volleyball team is at Pierce tonight at 7 pm…..In girls soccer, RAL beat Hudson’s Bay 3-2 and Ridgefield downed MM 3-1…..The LCC soccer team is at Green River today at 2 pm…..In girls swimming, MM beat both Kelso and RAL. The Lassies defeated the Jills.
The Blazers rallied from nine points down with one minute left to tie it, but the Lakers held on for a 104-102 NBA Pre-Season win last night in Los Angeles…..Troy Parrish of R.A. Long fired an 81 to lead four Jacks into today’s final round of the 2A District golf tournament at Tumwater Valley. Austin White of Mark Morris had an 80 to lead three Monarchs into today’s action…..Black Hills defeated Kelso 3-1 in prep volleyball last night. Tonight, Mark Morris hosts Ridgefield and Hudson’s Bay is at R.A. Long…..In girls soccer today, Ridgefield and MM square off at Northlake Field (4:30 pm) and Hudson’s Bay tangles with RAL in a 6 pm match at Longview Memorial…..The local schools will compete in girls swimming today as Kelso hosts Mark Morris and R.A. Long in a 4 pm meet at Gaither Pool.
The Seahawks are dealing with another 4th quarter collapse as the Carolina Panthers rallied for a 27-23 victory yesterday. The Hawks had a 20-7 lead in the second half before Cam Newton led Carolina on two impressive 80-yard drives. The Hawks have a short week as they play the 49’ers in Santa Clara Thursday night…..The Timbers blasted the L.A. Galaxy 5-2 to solidify their playoff chances. The Sounders ended in a 1-1 tie with Houston…..Damian Lillard scored 32 points to lead Portland to an NBA Pre-Season win over Utah 116-11 in OT…..The Ducks mastery over the Huskies continued Saturday night when Oregon beat Washington 26-20. The Ducks have won 12 straight against the Dawgs…..Tacoma beat Walla Walla in the final of the NWAC Crossover volleyball event hosted by LCC.
It’s homecoming in Kelso tonight as the Hilanders take on Black Hills, (FM 101.5 The Wave). Also tonight, R.A. Long is at Woodland and Mark Morris is at Hudson’s Bay (FM 105.5 KUKN)…..The Huskies try and snap an 11-game losing streak to Oregon when they host the Ducks tomorrow night, KLOG 6:00 pm. Also, The WSU Cougars host Oregon State tomorrow…..The boys 2A Sub-District tennis tournament is underway today and tomorrow at the Mint Valley Racquet Center…..LCC hosts the 8-team NWAC Crossover volleyball tourney today at 1 pm and all day Saturday…..Last night in prep volleyball, Kelso edged Centralia 3-2, Woodland over R.A. Long 3-0 and Hockinson beat Mark Morris 3-0…..In soccer, Kelso beat Centralia 4-1, Hockinson over MM 5-1 and Woodland beat RAL 4-0.
The R.A. Long boys tennis team capped off a 9-0 league title with a 4-2 win over Hudson’s Bay. Also, Washougal downed Mark Morris 4-2. The Jacks and Monarchs take part in the 2A Sub-District at Mint Valley Friday and Saturday…..The Timbers beat Real Salt Lake 1-0 to move into a tie with the Sounders in the Western Conference…..Tacoma shutout Lower Columbia 3-0 in college women’s soccer…..In girls soccer tonight, Kelso is at Centralia, MM at Hockinson and RAL at Woodland, all at 7 pm…..In prep volleyball tonight, Centralia is at Kelso, RAL at Woodland and MM at Hockinson…..Kelso swept past Prairie in both boys and girls cross country. Also, Washougal nipped MM, and Hockinson beat both RAL teams.