LaMarcus Aldridge scored a career-high 44 to lead the Trail Blazers to a 110-105 win over Denver. Portland hosts Minnesota tomorrow night…..The Huskies defeated Oregon 80-76, the Ducks 5th straight loss. Gonzaga downed San Diego 59-56. Portland beat BYU 114-110 in triple OT. Austin Bragg had 21 as Western beat Central 99-94. The LCC hoop teams host Grays Harbor Saturday with the women’s game at 5 pm and the men at 7 pm, both at MM…..Washougal beat R.A. Long 63-53 in girls hoops. Kelso is at Prairie tonight…..In boys play tonight, Washougal is at RAL and Kelso hosts Prairie, KLOG 6:55 pm…..R.A. Long beat Washougal 39-32 in wrestling. The Jacks hosts the Lumberjack Classic Saturday. Mt. View beat Kelso 40-20. Kelso is at the Emerald Ridge tourney Saturday.
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The LCC basketball teams swept Centralia last night. The Red Devil women beat the Blazers 85-63 and the LCC men downed Centralia 72-63. Both teams host Grays Harbor Saturday at MM…..Oregon State beat Washington State 66-55 in Pullman last night…..The Portland Trail Blazers are home tonight against Denver, KLOG 6:35 pm…..The Mark Morris girls team collected a quality road non-league win last night, downing Prairie 57-48. The R.A. Long Lumberjills have a league game at Washougal tonight…..The Kelso wrestling team defeated Hudson’s Bay 55-19 last night. The Scots are at Mt. View tonight. The RAL wrestlers host Washougal tonight…..Percy Harvin cleared the NFL concussion protocol and was a full participant at Seahawks practice yesterday.
Kevin Durant scored 46 points to lead Oklahoma City to a 105-97 win over the Portland Trail Blazers. LaMarcus Aldridge had 29 points and 16 rebounds for Portland…..Tayler Teeters had 23 points to lead Mark Morris to a 72-16 win over R.A. Long last night. MM has a non-leaguer at Prairie tonight. The Kelso Lassies beat Mt. View 51-46 last night…..The Kelso boys also took care of Mt. View 66-58 last night…..The Lower Columbia College basketball teams are at Centralia tonight with the women at 6 pm and the men at 8 pm, both on KLOG 5:55 pm…..The Kelso wrestlers host Hudson’s Bay tonight at 7 pm. Also, MM is at Woodland…..In girls bowling today, Prairie takes on Kelso and RAL against Mt. View, both at the Triangle Bowl. MM and Bay roll at Crosley Lanes.
Hayden Tapani hit a free throw with less than two seconds left to give Mark Morris a 47-46 victory over R.A. Long in the 125th boys Civil War. Grant Gibb had 20 for the Monarchs while Morgan Baker had 17 for the Jacks. Tonight, the Kelso boys travel to Mt. View…..In girls play tonight, it’s the Civil War at MM as the Monarchs host the Lumberjills. The Kelso girls host Mt. View…..The Blazers had a five game win streak snapped last night as Houston beat Portland 126-113. The Blazers are at Oklahoma City tonight, KLOG 4:05 pm….The local baseball community is mourning the loss of Dave Orzel, who passed away Sunday from a heart attack at the age of 40. Orzel was an colorful lefty pitcher who went on to coach and inspire many while coaching at his alma mater Kalama HS.
The Seahawks are Super Bowl bound after a 23-17 win over the San Francisco 49’ers in the NFC championship game yesterday. The Hawks will play the Denver Broncos on Sunday February 2nd in New Jersey…..The Blazers take on the Rockets in Houston later today, KLOG 4:05 pm…..The 125th Longview boys Civil War basketball game is tonight as the R.A. Long Lumberjacks host the Mark Morris Monarchs. Tip off is 7 pm…..The Kelso Lassies are at home tonight against Mountain View, start time 7 pm…..The Oregon State men’s basketball team defeated Oregon 80-72 yesterday. The Ducks have lost four straight…..The LCC basketball teams came up with wins at Tacoma on Saturday. They both head to Centralia for action Wednesday night.
The Blazers begin a key road trip tonight with a game at San Antonio, KLOG 4:35 pm…..Gonzaga beat Pepperdine 70-53 last night in men’s college hoops. The LCC teams are at Tacoma tomorrow, women at 3 pm and men at 5 pm…..Ridgefield beat R.A. Long 78-62 in boys hoops despite 29 points from Brady Hulings. Also, Mark Morris beat Washougal 68-45. The Monarchs play at Union tonight ahead of the Civil War showdown at RAL on Monday. The Kelso boys are at Hudson’s Bay tonight…..The Kelso girls beat Bay 52-39 last night. Tonight Ridgefield is at RAL and MM at Washougal…..The Kelso Invitational wrestling tournament is all day Saturday…..The Kelso Invitational boys swim meet is today…..One last sports note……..GO HAWKS!
LaMarcus Aldridge had 32 points and 18 rebounds to lead the Trail Blazers to a 108-96 win over Cleveland…..California downed Washington 82-56 in men’s Pac-12 hoops. Stanford beat the WSU Cougars 80-48…..The LCC men’s basketball team upset #4 Pierce 89-73 last night. Sherif Taha had 19 points to led the way. The LCC women also defeated Pierce 78-68 as Christian Carlson had 17 points…..The Kelso girls basketball team hosts Hudson’s Bay tonight, KLOG 6:55 pm…..In boys hoops, R.A. Long is at Ridgefield and Mark Morris hosts Washougal…..In wrestling, Prairie edged Kelso 34-33 and R.A. Long beat Ridgefield 51-28. Tonight, MM is at Washougal…..The Mariners signed OF Michael Saunders to a one year deal, avoiding arbitration.
Columbia River defeated Kelso 53-36 in boys prep hoops last night…..The Mark Morris girls blistered the nets in an 87-37 win over Ridgefield. Hockinson defeated the R.A. Long girls 56-28…..The Lower Columbia College hoops teams are at home tonight against the Pierce Raiders. The women’s game begins at 6 pm and the men’s game is at 8 pm, both at the Mark Morris Gym…..The Portland Trail Blazers return to action tonight as they host the Cleveland Cavaliers, KLOG 6:05 pm…..In wrestling action tonight, Kelso is at Prairie and R.A. Long visits Ridgefield…..The Minnesota Vikings have hired Mike Zimmer as head coach. He has been the defensive coordinator at Cincinnati for five years, the same job he held at WSU from 1989 to 1993.
The R.A. Long boys basketball came up with a huge win in their league opener last night. The Jacks beat 5th ranked Hockinson 59-58. Meanwhile, Mark Morris escaped with a 74-70 OT win over Ridgefield. The Kelso boys team hosts Columbia River tonight, KLOG 6:55 pm…..In girls play last night, River edged Kelso 58-57 in OT. Tonight, RAL is at Hockinson and MM travels to Ridgefield…..The R.A. Long bowling team defeated Mark Morris 2,044 to 1,777. Kelso beat Fort 1,891 to 1,795…..The Kelso boys swim team hosts Mt. View and North County today at 4 pm. MM and RAL compete against Hudson’s Bay and Columbia River today at 5 pm at Dick Mealy Pool…..It didn’t take long for the Seahawks to sell out the remaining tickets to Sunday’s playoff with San Francisco.
It will be the Seahawks and the 49’ers for the NFC championship next Sunday in Seattle. After Hawks took care of the Saints on Saturday, the Niners beat the Panthers 23-10 yesterday. The Broncos will play the Patriots for the AFC crown after Denver beat San Diego 24-17 yesterday…..C.J. Wilcox scored 31 points to lead the Huskies to a 71-54 upset of #15 Colorado. Also, WSU beat Utah 49-46 and Stanford downed Oregon 82-80…..Kelso will be at Columbia River in girls hoops tonight, KLOG 6:55 pm…..In boys play tonight, R.A. Long hosts Hockinson and Ridgefield is at Mark Morris…..Civil War girls bowling today as MM and RAL meet in a 3:15 match at Triangle Bowl. The Kelso girls will compete with Fort Vancouver at Crosley Bowl in Vancouver.