Two northwest coaching legends passed away yesterday. Don James died at the age of 80. “The Dawgfather” coached the Huskies to national prominence including a national championship and five Rose Bowls. Meanwhile, legendary Naselle basketball coach Lyle Patterson died at the age of 74. His Comets played in five State championship games and his 632 wins in 32 seasons is 4th all-time…..The Seahawks take on the Rams next Sunday, but St. Louis QB Sam Bradford won’t play. He suffered a season ending knee injury in a loss to the Panthers yesterday…..Damian Lillard scored 28 points leading the Trail Blazers to a 109-105 NBA pre-season win over Sacramento last night.
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Russell Wilson had three TD passes to lead the Seahawks to a 34-22 victory over Arizona last night. The Hawks are 6-1 for the first time in franchise history…..Prep football tonight includes Fort at Kelso in Homecoming action, 101.5 FM The Wave. Also, R.A. Long hosts Hockinson and Mark Morris at Ridgefield…..The Huskies travel to Arizona State tomorrow, 2:00 pm KLOG. Also, the Ducks host the Cougars and OSU is at Cal…..In prep volleyball, Kelso beat Bay 3-0, RAL rallied to down Hockinson 3-2 and MM blanked Washougal 3-0…..The LCC soccer team hosts Highline Saturday at 12 pm…..In prep soccer, Kelso shutout Bay 4-0, MM blanked Washougal 2-0 and Hockinson beat RAL…..The boys 2A tennis Sub-District is Friday and Saturday at the Mint Valley Racquet Complex.
The baseball playoffs continue today with two games, KLOG 12:00 pm. Last night the Cardinals beat the Dodgers 4-2 to take a 3-1 lead in the NLCS. The Red Sox edged the Tigers 1-0 to take a 2-1 lead in the ALCS…..Ryan Sturdivan took the individual title and led Woodland to the 1A District golf title at Tumwater Valley…..In Civil War boys tennis, Mark Morris blanked R.A. Long 6-0…..The Kelso cross country teams host Fort Vancouver and Mt. View today at 3:30 pm…..In prep volleyball, Kelso beat Fort 3-0, Ridgefield over RAL 3-0 and Mm downed Centralia 3-1…..The LCC volleyball team hosts Tacoma in a 7 pm match at MM…..Peninsula visits LCC at 4 pm in soccer…..In girls prep soccer, Mt. View beat Kelso 8-4 and Ridgefield beat RAL 4-0.
Rainier shutout Clatskanie 22-0 in prep football last night. Tonight, Kelso is at Columbia River (101.5 FM), Hockinson at Mark Morris, R.A. Long at Aberdeen and Castle Rock at Kalama…..College Game Day is setting up at UW’s Red Square for tomorrow’s show, KLOG 6:00 am. The spotlight is on the Oregon at Washington showdown, KLOG 12:00 pm. Also, the Oregon State Beavers visit the Washington State Cougars…..The Seahawks are at home Sunday against Tennessee…..In prep volleyball, RAL beat Washougal 3-0, Ridgefield defeated MM 3-0 and River over Kelso 3-0…..The LCC volleyball team plays at Centralia tonight at 7 pm…..In girls soccer, Kelso used OT to beat Prairie 3-2, Ridgefield blanked MM 1-0 and RAL needed PK’s for a 2-1 win over Washougal.
Mark Morris defeated R.A. Long 5-1 in Civil War boys tennis yesterday…..The LCC volleyball team defeated Grays Harbor 3-0 last night…..In prep volleyball tonight, Ridgefield visits Mark Morris, R.A. Long at Washougal and Kelso at Columbia River…..Bellevue scored three goals in the final 10 minutes to beat LCC 3-0 in college soccer…..Today in girls prep soccer, Prairie is at Kelso, Ridgefield at MM and RAL at Washougal…..The Washington Huskies will be breaking out new all flat black helmets for Saturday’s home game with the Oregon Ducks, KLOG 12 pm. The ESPN College Game Day Crew has arrived in Seattle to begin setting up for Saturday’s show, KLOG 6:00 am…..Phoenix held off Portland 104-98 last night in NBA pre-season action.
The R.A. Long Lumberjills coasted to a 3-0 Civil War volleyball victory over MM last night. Prairie blanked Kelso 3-0…..The LCC volleyball team hosts Grays Harbor in a 7 pm match at MM…..MM took the Civil War soccer game last night, downing RAL 1-0 on an Ember Smith goal. Columbia River shutout Kelso 5-0…..The LCC women’s soccer team hosts Bellevue in a 4 pm game at Northlake Field…..Logan Davis of Kelso took 6th at the 3A District golf tourney, qualifying for the State 3A event in the spring. Blaine Gilmore was 8th and qualified for the Bi-District event…..Andrew Kiffe took first as the Kelso cross country team beat Prairie 18-40. Prairie beat the Lassies 15-43. MM hosts Hockinson at Lake Sacajawea today at 4 pm…..The Blazers host the Phoenix Suns tonight in Portland.
The Blazers opened up the NBA exhibition schedule with an 89-81 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers. Portland was playing without LaMarcus Aldridge and Mo Williams…..Four Kelso Hilanders advanced to the final round of the 3A District golf tourney today at Tri-Mountain. Logan Davis (78), Blaine Gilmore (81), Taylor Nichols (83) and Colton Mahnke (85) are playing in the final round today. Mark Morris defeated R.A. Long 164-196 in Civil War golf at the Longview Country Club. Dave Belt was medalist with a 37…..Speaking of the Civil War series, the RAL girls soccer team hosts MM in a 6 pm matchup at Longview Memorial. Also, River visits Kelso at 4 pm….. In Civil War volleyball tonight, MM is at RAL. Also tonight, Prairie is at Kelso…..The Kelso cross country teams visit Prairie.
The Seahawks lost for the first time this season as the Indianapolis Colts rallied for a 34-28 victory. Andrew Luck and Russell Wilson each had two TD passes and Wilson ran for over 100 yards, but Luck wins the battle of young QB stars. The Hawks are now 4-1 as they get ready to host the Tennessee Titans on Sunday…..The Huskies are ranked #16 in the AP Poll after the tough loss at Stanford Saturday. The Dawgs host #2 Oregon Saturday afternoon…..The Trail Blazers open the exhibition schedule tonight as they host the Los Angeles Clippers…..The boys GSHL 3A golf tournament is underway at the Tri-Mountain Course in Ridgefield. Also in boys golf, Mark Morris hosts R.A. Long in action at the Longview Country Club.
League action begins in Greater St. Helens football tonight including Hudson’s Bay at Kelso, Washougal at R.A. Long and Mark Morris at Aberdeen. Coverage on FM 101.5 The Wave at 6 pm including the Kelso-Bay game…..The LCC volleyball team hosts Highline tonight, 7 pm at Mark Morris…..The MM volleyball team beat Hockinson 3-0 last night. Mt. View defeated Kelso 3-1…..In girls soccer, Kelso romped over Fort 9-0 and Hockinson shutout MM 2-0…..The LCC soccer teams plays at Clackamas today, then hosts Rogue Saturday at 2 pm…..MM used the tiebreaker to beat Washougal in boys tennis yesterday…..Logan Davis shot a 36 to lead Kelso over Bay in boys golf. Ridgefield beat RAL…..The Huskies take on Stanford tomorrow night, KLOG 6:30 pm.
The Tampa Bay Rays advanced in the playoffs with a 4-0 win over Cleveland last night. Today, the Cardinals host the Pirates followed by the Dodgers at the Braves, both on KLOG starting at 1:30 pm…..The LCC volleyball team swept Clark 3-0 in Vancouver last night. In prep volleyball tonight, Kelso visits Mt. View and MM at Hockinson…..Olympic beat LCC 2-0 in soccer yesterday. In high school action today, Fort is at Kelso and MM at Hockinson tonight…..Curtis beat MM 17-4 in water polo last night…..In girls swimming today, Kelso hosts Bay and River at 4 pm. MM hosts Camas today at 5 pm……Hockinson beat MM 149-179 in boys golf yesterday. Today Kelso is at Bay and RAL hosts Ridgefield…..Mark Morris hosts Washougal in boys tennis today.