Arizona held off Colorado 11-8 to win the NL Wild Card game last night. Longview’s Bud Black managed the Rockies to a playoff berth in his first season in Denver…..The Blazers host the Toronto Raptors in NBA Pre-Season action tonight at Moda Center, KLOG 6:05 pm…..The LCC volleyball team let a 2-0 slip away into a 3-2 loss at Highline last night. The 4-1 Devils host 5-0 Pierce tomorrow night at 7 pm…..In prep volleyball tonight, Kelso is at Prairie and Woodland at Mark Morris, both at 7 pm…..The LCC soccer team came away with a 1-1 tie at Centralia last night. The Devils host Green River Saturday at 12 pm…..In girls soccer today, RAL is at Fort (4 pm), Woodland at Mark Morris (4:30) and Prairie at Kelso (7 pm).
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The Yankees beat the Twins 8-4 in the AL Wild Card game last night. The Yanks advance to play the Indians in the next round. Arizona hosts the Colorado Rockies in the NL Wild Card game tonight, KLOG 4:30 pm…..The Phoenix Suns rallied from 24 down to beat the Trail Blazers 114-112 in NBA Pre-Season action last night…..It was a good Civil War day for R.A. Long. The Jills soccer team defeated the Monarchs 2-0 and the RAL volleyball team got its first victory of the season with a 3-1 win over MM……The LCC volleyball team takes on Highline in south Seattle tonight, 7 pm…..The LCC women’s soccer team takes on Centralia in a 7 pm match tonight at Centralia HS…..Brycen Guttormsen had a fine round of 34 to lead the Scots over Evergreen 156-169.
The Portland Trail Blazers open the NBA Pre-Season schedule with a home game against Phoenix, KLOG 6:05 pm…..The Civil War tennis match yesterday went to a sets-won tiebreaker. After Mark Morris and R.A. Long tied 3-3, the Jacks take it with a 51-47 games won advantage…..Civil War girls soccer today has Mark Morris hosting R.A. Long in a 4:30 pm match at Northlake Field. Also, Kelso is at Evergreen at 5:30 pm…..The Civil War volleyball match is at MM tonight, 7 pm start. The Kelso volleyball team is at Fort Vancouver tonight at 7 pm…..UTEP is bringing back former WSU coach Mike Price, 71, as interim head coach…..Mariners manager Scott Servais announced that bench coach Tim Bogar and first base coach Casey Candaele will not return next season. The rest of the staff is back.
The Seahawks outscored the Colts 36-3 in the second half in a 46-18 Sunday Night Football victory last night. After a lackluster first half, Seattle got two defensive TD’s and two scores from J.D. McKissic. Rookie RB Chris Carson suffered a significant ankle injury in the game…..The Mariners closed out the season with a 6-2 loss to the Angels yesterday. Seattle finished the season at 78-84…..Longview’s Bud Black led the Colorado Rockies into the post season in his first season as manager. The Rockies will play at Arizona in Wednesday’s NL Wild Card game…..CJ McCollum scored 15 points and was named the MVP of the Trail Blazers Fan Fest scrimmage yesterday. Longview’s Jim Appleby was one of the refs at Moda Center. The Blazers host the Suns tomorrow night.
The Mariners have three more games as they open a series at the L.A. Angels tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..WSU is in the college football spotlight tonight as the 16th ranked Cougars host the 6th ranked USC Trojans. UW is at Oregon State tomorrow, FM 101.5 The Wave at 4:00 pm…..Week five in prep football tonight includes Kelso at Fort Vancouver for a 5 pm kickoff, FM 101.5 The Wave 4:00 pm. R.A. Long hosts Woodland and Mark Morris is at Hockinson, FM 105.5 KUKN 6:45 pm…..The LCC volleyball team plays at Grays Harbor tonight at 7 pm…..In prep volleyball, Kelso beat Evergreen 3-0, MM defeated Washougal 3-2 and Columbia River swept RAL 3-0…..The Seahawks are hoping Doug Baldwin can play in Sunday’s home game against the Colts, 5:30 pm kickoff.
Mark Canha hit a walk-off homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Oakland A’s a 6-5 win over the Mariners. Seattle has today off before finishing the season with three games at Anaheim this weekend…..The Lower Columbia College volleyball team goes to 3-0 in league play after a 3-0 sweep over South Puget Sound last night…..In prep volleyball tonight, Evergreen is at Kelso, Columbia River at R.A. Long and Mark Morris at Washougal, all at 7 pm…..Pierce edged LCC 1-0 in women’s college soccer yesterday…..Tonight in girls soccer, Mt. View is at Kelso (7 pm), Columbia River at RAL (6 pm) and MM is at Washougal (7 pm)…..Seahawks WR Doug Baldwin (groin pull) is still listed as questionable for Sunday’s night game against the Colts, but Pete Carroll is hopeful he can play.
The Mariners beat the A’s for an eighth straight time last night. Former Oakland players Danny Valencia and Yonder Alonzo hit homers to fuel the 6-3 Seattle win. The teams play a day game today, KLOG 11:30 am…..Troy Parrish shot a 38 to lead R.A. Long to a 174-186 Civil War golf victory over Mark Morris. The Kelso boys golf team plays in the Prairie Invite at the Cedars today…..The LCC volleyball team hosts South Puget Sound tonight at 7 pm…..In prep volleyball last night, Kelso beat Hudson’s Bay 3-0, Ridgefield over MM 3-0 and Hockinson outlasted R.A. Long 3-2…..The LCC women’s soccer team has a 2 pm road match at Pierce today…..In girls soccer, Kelso blasted Fort 9-0, MM with a 1-0 shutout over Ridgefield and Hockinson defeated R.A. Long 5-1.
Mitch Haniger had two homers and Felix Hernandez went six innings of two-hit ball as the Mariners beat Oakland 7-1 last night. The teams play again tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Civil War golf at Mint Valley today as R.A. Long host Mark Morris at 3:30 pm. Yesterday Camas downed Kelso 164-174…..In girls soccer action tonight, Mark Morris hosts Ridgefield (5 pm), Kelso at Fort (6 pm) and RAL at Hockinson (7 pm)…..In volleyball tonight, Kelso is at Bay, Ridgefield at MM and RAL at Hockinson, all at 7 pm…..The Kelso cross country teams host Battle Ground and Hudson’s Bay today at 4 pm…..Columbia River defeated R.A. Long 4-2 in boys tennis yesterday. MM hosts Centralia this afternoon at 3:30 pm…..The Portland Trail Blazers open practice today for the upcoming season.
The Seahawks defense let down in the second half allowing Tennessee to claim a 33-27 victory in Nashville yesterday. The Hawks offense was ineffective in the first half before cranking things up through the air in the second half, but the defense gave up five straight scores in the second half. The 1-2 Hawks host the Colts next Sunday night…..The Mariners were officially eliminated from the playoffs after a 4-2 loss to Cleveland yesterday. The M’s close the season on the road for six games including tonight at Oakland, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Castle Rock won the Monarch Challenge volleyball tournament on Saturday…..Bellevue shutout Lower Columbia 3-0 Saturday night in college women’s soccer…..Diego Valeri scored two goals to lead Portland over Orland City 3-0 yesterday.
The Mariners host the red hot Cleveland Indians tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm. Texas beat Seattle 4-2 last night despite Robinson Cano’s career homer #300…..Week four of prep football tonight includes Kelso at Centralia, pre game 6 pm on FM 101.5 The Wave. Also, Mark Morris hosts Washougal (FM 105.5 The Wave 6:45 pm) and R.A. Long is at Columbia River…..Kelso opened league play with a 6-1 soccer win over Hudson’s Bay. R.A. Long used OT to beat Washougal 2-1 and River downed MM 3-0…..In volleyball, River beat MM 3-0 and Washougal swept RAL 3-0. The Monarch Challenge volleyball tourney at MM and LCC is all day Saturday…..The LCC volleyball team is at Tacoma tonight at 7 pm…..The NWAC Baseball Showcase events runs all day Saturday at LCC’s Story Field……The LCC softball team hosts a 2 pm Fall scrimmage DH at 2 pm against Shoreline. The Devils take part in the NWAC Softball Showcase at Portland’s Delta Park on Saturday.