Kelso is playing Eastside Catholic this morning at the WIAA State Boys 3A tournament at the Tacoma Dome, KLOG. Mark Morris plays Renton at the 2A Boys State in Yakima, 3:30 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave…..The LCC basketball teams closed out the regular season with wins over Tacoma last night. The Red Devil women beat TCC 73-65 and the Devil men over the Titans 110-75. Both teams will open up the NWAC Championships next week in Everett…..The Trail Blazers take on the Timberwolves tonight in Portland, KLOG 6:35 pm…..In Pac-12 men’s hoops tonight Oregon State visits Washington and the Oregon Ducks are at WSU…..The Cleveland Indians beat the Mariners 4-2 yesterday. The M’s host the Royals today.
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The Blazers beat the Kings 116-99 last night. Damian Lillard led the way with 26 points and 12 assists…..The Kelso Hilanders are in Tacoma for the Boys 3A State where they will scout games, practice at UPS and get ready for tomorrow mornings game, 8:45 am on KLOG. The Mark Morris boys are also traveling today to Yakima for the 2A State tomorrow. MM plays at 3:45 pm. You can hear MM action on 101.5 FM The Wave…..The LCC basketball teams have the final home games of the season tonight against Tacoma, KLOG 5:55 pm. The women’s game is at 6 pm and the men’s game at 8 pm. Both teams open the NWAC tournament in Everett next week…..The M’s lost both ends of a split squad yesterday. Seattle plays the Cleveland Indians this afternoon.
The Kelso Hilanders have two days to prepare for the WIAA 3A State Elite Eight knowing they will play without Riley Noah. The Scotty star had an emergency appendectomy on Sunday. It’s a big blow to a Kelso team that has been on a roll in the post season. Kelso will play at 9 am on Thursday morning at the TacomaDome, KLOG 8:45 am…..The Blazers host the Sacramento Kings tonight, KLOG 6:05 pm……Felix Hernandez was struck in the right forearm yesterday during his outing against the Chicago Cubs. X-Rays were negative. He’ll be reevaluated today. The M’s and Cubs tied 9-9 yesterday. Seattle split the squad today with games against the Padres in Peoria and the Royals in Surprise…..Roots will be having AAU tryouts March 10 & 11 in Kelso. Go to lvrootsacademy.org for info.
The Kelso and Mark Morris boys basketball teams came up with impressive wins on Saturday to advance to the WIAA State Elite Eight. The Hilanders will play Thursday at 9:00 am at the Tacoma Dome while the Monarchs play Thursday at 3:45 pm at the Yakima SunDome…..The LCC women romped over Highline on Saturday, but the LCC men lost a tough double overtime game to HCC. Both LCC teams close out the regular season at home on Wednesday…..The LCC softball team opened up the season winning three of four games over the weekend against Everett and Bellevue at Bellevue College. The Devils scored 33 runs in the four games…..The Mariners shutout the Dodgers 2-0 on Sunday. The M’s play the Cubs today. The Mariner Radio network will delay until 7 pm on KLOG.
It was an LCC sweep last night. The Red Devil men beat South Puget Sound 62-59 to get into a first place tie with the Clippers, both at 11-1. The LCC women beat SPSCC 82-50. Both LCC teams are at Highline tomorrow afternoon…..The WIAA Regionals begin tonight for the Kelso girls as they take on Bellevue HS at Bellevue College, 5:45 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave…..The Kelso boys take on Timberline in the 3A Regionals tomorrow. The 12 pm game is at Battle Ground, 11:45 am on KLOG. The Mark Morris boys play Mountlake Terrace in the 2A Regionals tomorrow, a 4 pm start at Chehalis, 3:45 pm on the Wave…..The Trail Blazers are back to work tonight on the road at the Utah Jazz, KLOG 5:05 pm…..The Mariners open Spring Training action today against the Padres, KLOG 12 pm.
The South Puget Sound at Lower Columbia College basketball games are a go tonight after being postponed last night. The women’s game begins at 6 pm followed by the men’s game at 8 pm, both on KLOG. The men’s game has big implications as the Clippers are 11-0 in the West Region and the Devils 10-1…..The Kelso girls basketball team has one more day of full preparation for Friday’s 3A Regional showdown with Bellevue. It’s a loser out game Friday night at 6 pm at Bellevue College, 5:45 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave. The Wahkiakum girls have a 2B Regional against White Swan Friday at 6 pm at Mark Morris…..The Mariners begin Spring Training games tomorrow afternoon against the San Diego Padres, KLOG 12 pm. Ariel Miranda will get the start for Seattle.
Tonight’s South Puget Sound at Lower Columbia College basketball games have been postponed due to the LCC campus closed today. The games have been rescheduled for tomorrow night (Thursday). The women’s game will begin at 6 pm and the men’s game at 8 pm. The men’s game Thursday will feature SPSCC at 11-0 in the West against the 10-1 Red Devils…..The Mariners will have a second full squad workout today as they get ready for the first spring training game Friday afternoon against the Padres, KLOG 12 pm…..The 2018 Babe Ruth World Series returns to Longview-Kelso this August 9-16 at LCC’s Story Field. Both Longview and Kelso Babe Ruth will have teams entered against the eight regional winners from across the country.
The preparations continue this week for Friday and Saturday’s WIAA Regional basketball games. The Kelso boys play Timberline Saturday 12 pm at Battle Ground, the Kelso girls take on Bellevue Friday night at 6 pm at Bellevue College and the Mark Morris boys play Saturday at 4 pm at W.F. West in Chehalis…..The LCC men’s basketball team has a huge game tomorrow night against South Puget Sound at 8 pm. The Clippers are 11-0 in league and the Devils are 10-1. The LCC women also host SPSCC at 6 pm tomorrow…..Ariel Miranda will get the start Friday when the Mariners open spring training games with a matchup against the Padres…..The Blazers are off until Friday when they play at Utah. The team signed Brandon Rush to a 10-day contract.
The RPI rankings are compiled and the State basketball Regional matchups set. The Kelso boys won the 3A Bi-District title with an impressive 62-49 victory over previously unbeaten Lincoln. The Scots are the 4th seed and will play Timberline Saturday at 12pm at Battle Ground. The Mark Morris boys won the District crown with a 50-49 win over Columbia River. The Monarchs are the 4th seed and will take on Mountlake Terrace Saturday at 4pm at W.F. West in Chehalis…..The Kelso Lassies are the 16th seed and will play Bellevue at 6 pm Friday at Bellevue College…..Christian Freund of Kelso captured a second consecutive State wrestling championship at Mat Classic XXX at the Tacoma Dome Saturday. The Hilanders ended up 4th in the team competition.
Kelso defeated North Thurston 67-58 to advance to the 3A Bi-District championship. Shaw Anderson had 32 points to lead the way. Kelso plays Lincoln tomorrow at 12 pm at Puyallup HS, KLOG 11:55 am. The Mark Morris boys take on Columbia River for the boys 2A District title tonight at the St. Martins Pavilion in Lacey, 7:45 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave…..The Kelso Lassies play Peninsula for seeding at the girls 3A Bi-District tonight at Rogers HS in Puyallup, 5:55 pm on KLOG…..10 Hilanders and six Lassies are on hand at Mat Classic XXX at the Tacoma Dome starting today. The Kelso wrestlers trying to get that elusive team title for legendry head coach Bob Fruend…..The State boys swimming championships begin today at the King County Aquatic Center.