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KLOG Friday Sports

September 5th, 2014

The Seahawks opened the NFL season with style, downing the Green Bay Packers 36-16. Marshawn Lynch rushed for 110 yards and two TD’s…..WSU takes on Nevada in Reno tonight. The Huskies host Eastern Washington tomorrow, KLOG 11:00 am…..Prep football gets underway tonight with Kelso hosting Mark Morris, on both 101.5 FM The Wave and 105.5 KUKN. R.A. Long opens at Columbia River tonight…..The Mariners beat Texas 10-2 last night. The teams play again today, KLOG 4:00 pm…..The Cowlitz Black Bears have hired LCC assistant Grady Tweit as their new head coach…..NCAA cross country comes to Kelso tomorrow morning as Kelso native Jake Stewart brings his Illinois Fighting Illini to run against the Portland Pilots, 10 am at Joe Stewart Track and Tam O’Shanter Park.

KLOG Thursday Sports

September 4th, 2014

The defending Super Bowl champs open the NFL season at home today. The Seahawks take on the Green Bay Packers in a 5:30 kickoff at Century Link…..Kyle Seager and Corey Hart hit back to back homers in the 7th inning to give the Mariners a 2-1 win over Oakland. Felix Hernandez outdueled Jon Lester. The M’s are a half game out of the final AL Wildcard spot as they play at Texas today, KLOG 4:00 pm…..Kelso’s Trevor May went five innings and got his first Major League win as the Twins beat the White Sox 11-4…..Linn Benton defeated Lower Columbia 3-0 in college volleyball last night…..In prep golf, Union (140) beat Camas (157) and Kelso (169) at Three Rivers. Woodland hosts the Beaver Cup jamboree at Lewis River today including MM.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

September 3rd, 2014

The Seattle Mariners held off the Oakland A’s 6-5 last night. James Paxton got the win and Fernando Rodney struggled to collect his 40th save. The M’s and A’s are playing a day game today, KLOG 11:30 am. Felix Hernandez is pitching against Jon Lester…..The LCC volleyball team opened the season with a 3-0 win over Shoreline yesterday. Kayla Keane led the way with 29 assists and five aces in her first college match. The Devils host Linn Benton in a 6 pm match tonight at the MM Gym…..The Kelso boys golf team takes on Camas and Union in a 3:30 pm match at Three Rivers…..The NFL season gets underway tomorrow afternoon as the Seattle Seahawks host the Green Bay Packers in a 5:30 pm game at Century Link Field. Expect major traffic issues around the stadium.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

September 2nd, 2014

The Oakland A’s scored five runs in the first inning and went on to beat the Mariners 6-1. The A;s and M’s play again tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Washington Huskies will start Cyler Miles at QB this Saturday at home against Eastern Washington. Jeff Lindquist and the UW offense struggled in the Huskies 17-16 win over Hawaii on Saturday…..The Seahawks waived Phil Bates and added Bryan Walters to the roster. The Hawks are getting ready for the NFL season opener Thursday afternoon against the Green Bay Packers. Expect big traffic problems around Century Link Field…..The Lower Columbia College volleyball team opens the season today. The Devils host Shoreline in a 5 pm match at the Mark Morris Gym. LCC has three returners and nine new freshman this season.

KLOG Friday Sports

August 29th, 2014

Broomall-Newtown, PA won the Babe Ruth World Series with a 12-3 victory over Lumber River, NC last night. Scott Hahn pitched the victory and was named the tournament Most Outstanding Player. Yancy Bird of Kelso was a 1st team All World Series selection…..The Mariners return to action tonight as they host the Washington Nationals, KLOG 6:00 pm. Felix Hernandez pitches tonight…..The Seahawks closed out the pre-season with a 41-31 loss at Oakland…..The WSU football team dropped with season opener with a 41-38 loss to Rutgers. The Huskies open the season with a game at Hawaii tomorrow, 6:30 pm on 101.5 FM The Wave…..Football Jamborees tonight include Kelso at Yelm and R.A. Long at St. Helens…..The LCC soccer team hosts Whatcom at 12 pm Saturday.

KLOG Thursday Sports

August 28th, 2014

There will be free admission for the championship game of the Babe Ruth World Series tonight at Story Field, KLOG 7:00 pm. Lumber River NC beat Torrance CA 4-3 and Broomall-Newtown, PA defeated Tri-County, TX 7-3 in last night’s semi-finals. The Longview World Series Committee is offering the free admission as thanks to the community and to encourage a good crowd for the visiting kids…..The Rangers pummeled the Mariners 12-4 yesterday. The M’s have today off…..The WSU Cougars open the college football season by hosting Rutgers at Century Link in Seattle tonight…..The Seahawks close out the pre-season with a game at Oakland tonight…..The LCC women’s soccer team tied Grays Harbor 3-3 last night. The Devils host Whatcom at 12 pm Saturday.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

August 27th, 2014

Longview and Kelso’s run in the Babe Ruth World Series came to an end last night with quarterfinal losses. Broomall-Newtown, PA beat Longview 12-3 and Torrance, CA downed Kelso 13-3. The semi-final are tonight as Broomall-Newtown takes on Tri-County, TX at 5:05 pm followed by Torrance against Lumber River, NC at 7:35 pm. Both games live on KLOG…..The Mariners shutout Texas 5-0 last night as James Paxton got the win. The M’s are playing the Rangers in a day game today, KLOG 11:30 am…..The LCC women’s soccer team opened the season with a 5-0 win over Rogue at the NWAC Friendlies in Tukwila. Jade Reid had two goals and Sema Alvarado, Blair Bowman and Maddie White each had a goal. The Devils take on Grays Harbor at 6:30 pm at the Starfire complex.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

August 26th, 2014

Longview and Kelso will play back to back tonight in the quarterfinals of the Babe Ruth World Series at Story Field. Last night Torrance, CA defeated Longview 6-1, but the Longview team advanced to the bracket round. Longview Play Broomall-Newtown, PA at 5:05 pm followed by Kelso against Torrance at 7:35 pm, both on klog.com…..The Rangers blanked the Mariners 2-0 last night behind the pitching of Miles Mikolas. James Paxton will pitch against Texas tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm. The M’s announced that Felix Hernandez will be skipped in the day game tomorrow and will pitch Friday against Washington…..The LCC women’s soccer team is ready to open the season tonight at the NWAC Friendlies in Tukwila. The Devils play Rogue College at 6:30 pm.

KLOG Monday Sports

August 25th, 2014

Kelso and Longview are both in good position to advance to the bracket round of the Babe Ruth World Series. Kelso rallied for a 5-4 win over Woodinville yesterday. Kelso closed pool play at 2-2. Longview had yesterday off following a great comeback win Saturday night. Longview takes on Torrance, CA tonight at 7:35 pm, the last of four games today beginning at 12:05 pm…..The Mariners beat the Red Sox 8-6 yesterday top complete a Fenway Park sweep. The M’s host the Texas Rangers tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Seattle Sounders beat the Portland Timbers 4-2 in MLS rivalry action yesterday…..Scott Dunlap birdied the first extra hole to beat Mark Brooks for the Boeing Classic championship at Snoqualmie Ridge.

KLOG Friday Sports

August 22nd, 2014

The Babe Ruth 13-15 World Series continues with four more games on Friday. Last night Longview defeated Fargo, ND 5-3 and Lumber River, NC edged Kelso 4-3 in eight innings. The slate today features Schererville, IN versus Torrance, CA at 12:05 pm, Woodinville, WA against Lumber River at 2:35 pm, Longview battles Tri-County, TX at 5:05 pm and Kelso plays Broomall-Newtown, PA at 7:35 pm…..The Mariners return to action today when they take on the Red Sox in Boston, KLOG 3:00 pm…..The Seahawks could see some extended playing time for starters when they host the Chicago Bears in NFL Pre-Season action tonight…..The Boeing Classic gets underway at Snoqualmie Ridge today, a popular stop on the PGA Champions Golf Tour.