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KLOG Thursday Sports

December 11th, 2014

Minnesota upset Portland 90-82 to snap the Blazers five game winning streak…..Gonzaga won its 31st straight home game, an 81-66 victory over WSU at the Spokane Arena…..Despite 18 points and 9 rebounds from Sierra Richards, LCC lost at Clackamas last night 81-71…..The Kelso girls had an easy time with Hudson’s Bay 74-22 as Loryn Musgrove had 23 points. The Kalama girls beat Woodland 41-31, the Chinooks first win over the Beavers in decades…..The Kelso boys blasted Hudson’s Bay 62-18. The Scots are 4-0…..In wrestling, both Kelso and R.A. Long came up with team wins over Tumwater and Olympia…..Oregon State will introduce new football coach Gary Andersen at a news conference on Friday. Andersen bolted Wisconsin after two successful seasons.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

December 10th, 2014

The Blazers won their fifth straight game as they beat the Pistons 98-86. Portland plays at Minnesota today, KLOG 4:05 pm…..Gonzaga and WSU meet at the Spokane Arena tonight. The Zags have won 12 of the last 15 matchups…..The LCC women’s team has a big test at Clackamas tonight, 6 pm…..It’s a Pink Out tonight at Kelso as the Lassies host Hudson’s Bay, KLOG after Blazers…..The Kelso boys travel to Hudson’s Bay tonight at 7 pm…..The R.A. Long wrestling team is at Tumwater tonight at 7 pm…..In boys swimming yesterday, Kelso beat Fort and lost to Skyview and Hockinson. Mark Morris and R.A. Long both beat Woodland but lost to Camas…..In girls bowling this afternoon, Kelso and RAL meet at Triangle and MM travels to roll against Hudson’s Bay, both at 3:15 pm.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

December 9th, 2014

The Stanley North Carolina Blue Devils defeated the Kelso Jr. Hilanders 41-21 today in the consolation game of the Pop Warner Super Bowl Series in Orlando…..Ducks QB Marcus Mariota is one of the three players invited to the Heisman Trophy ceremony on Saturday. Mariota will be joined by Alabama WR Amari Cooper and Wisconsin RB Melvin Gordon…..The Blazers take on the Pistons in Detroit today, KLOG 3:35 pm…..Kady Bruce hit eight 3’s and scored 26 points in Kelso’s 74-34 pasting of Mt. View last night…..In boys play, Kelso pounded Mt. View 72-46 as Blake Hampton had 16. Mark Morris took care of Hudson’s Bay 57-37 behind the 18 of Grant Gibb…..In boys swimming today, Kelso hosts Skyview and Hockinson, while MM and RAL host Camas, both meets at 4 pm

KLOG Monday Sports

December 8th, 2014

The Seahawks defense was solid in a 24-14 win over the Philadelphia Eagles. The Hawks held the Eagles to a season-low in points and yards. The Hawks host the 49’ers next Sunday…..The Oregon Ducks will take on Florida State in the CFP semi-finals at the Rose Bowl New Years Day. It will be Alabama against Ohio State in the other semi at the Sugar Bowl. Also in bowl action, The UW Huskies will meet Oklahoma State in the Cactus Bowl January 2nd in Tempe, Arizona…..The Blazers beat the Knicks 103-99 yesterday. Portland moves on to Detroit for a game tomorrow night…..In boys prep hoops tonight, Kelso is at Mt. View (KLOG 6:55 pm) and Mark Morris is at Hudson’s Bay (101.5FM The Wave 6:45 pm)…..In girls play, Mt. View is at Kelso tonight.

KLOG Friday Sports

December 5th, 2014

The Pac-12 football championship is tonight as the Oregon Ducks take on Arizona, KLOG 5:00 pm…..The Kelso Jr. Hilanders play New Jersey tomorrow morning at 8 am PDT in Orlando at the Pop Warner Super Bowl series…..The Blazers beat the Pacers 88-82. It’s off on a five game trip beginning Sunday in New York…..The LCC men’s basketball team begins play at the Spokane Big Foot Classic today at 4 pm against Big Bend…..In boys hoops tonight, Kelso is at R.A. Long and W.F. West at Mark Morris…..The MM girls beat Union 74-46 last night. Tonight, RAL is at Heritage…..The Three Rivers Classic wrestling tournament goes on all day at Mark Morris Saturday…..In girls bowling Friday, R.A. Long and Mark Morris meet at the Triangle Bowl.

KLOG Thursday Sports

December 4th, 2014

The Mariners traded OF Michael Saunders to Toronto for veteran lefty pitcher J.A. Happ, 31…..The Blazers host Indiana tonight, KLOG 6:05 pm…..Idaho beat WSU 77-71 in men’s college hoops…..The LCC women’s team defeated Portland 91-76 as Sierra Richards had 21 points and 10 rebounds…..In boys basketball, Kelso beat Hockinson 51-38, R.A. Long over Rochester 68-39 and Skyview hits a shot at the buzzer to beat Mark Morris 58-56…..R.A. Long hosts Castle Rock, W.F. West and Washougal in wrestling action tonight…..The Greater St. Helens boys swim jamboree is today at Mark Morris featuring the Monarchs, Jacks and Hilanders…..Today is the travel day for the Jr. Hilander Pop Warner Pee Wee football team as they head to Orlando for the Pop Warner Super Bowl.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

December 3rd, 2014

LaMarcus Aldridge scored 39 points to lead the Blazers to a 105-103 win over the Denver Nuggets. Portland hosts Indiana tomorrow night…..Gonzaga defeated Southeastern Louisiana 76-57 as Kyle Wiltjer scored 20…..The LCC women’s basketball home opener is tonight against Portland, 7 pm at the MM Gym (klog.com)…..In girls prep hoops last night, Kelso beat R.A. Long 62-52 and Mark Morris downed Skyview 62-57…..In boys hoops tonight, Hockinson visits Kelso (KLOG 6:55 pm), Mark Morris at Skyview (FM 101.5 The Wave 7:15 pm) and Rochester is at R.A. Long…..In girls bowling, Kelso hosts Evergreen at the Triangle Bowl and R.A. Long takes on River and MM against Fort, both at Crosley Bowl in Vancouver.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

December 2nd, 2014

The Blazers are in Denver tonight to take on the Nuggets, KLOG 5:05 pm…..In girls prep hoops tonight, Kelso visits R.A. Long and Skyview is at Mark Morris, FM 101.5 The Wave. Last night Woodland outlasted Rochester 59-55 in overtime…..Last night in boys hoop, MM beat Kelso and Toutle Lake in Jamboree mini-games. Kelso won the other game against TL. Tonight, Rochester is at Woodland…..The Mariners have yet to comment on the reports that they are close to signing Nelson Cruz to a four-year, $57 million contract…..The Kelso Junior Hilanders learned last night that they will play the Watchung NJ Wolverines in the quarterfinals of the ESPN Wide World of Sports Pop Warner Super Bowl Series Saturday in Orlando, FL. Kelso will play on ESPN3 at 8:00 am PST.

KLOG Monday Sports

December 1st, 2014

The Mariners have reportedly signed free agent slugger Nelson Cruz to a four-year $57 million contract…..Michael Dupree scored 20 points and was named tourney MVP as Lower Columbia beat Everett 92-90 in the championship of the Red Devil Classic. Jeremy Burright was also named All-Tourney. The Devils are off to a 4-0 start…..The Huskies beat UT-El Paso 68-65 in the title game of the Wooden Classic in Anaheim…..LaMarcus Aldridge scored 26 points and 15 rebounds to lead the Blazers over Minnesota 107-93…..There is a boys Jamboree at Mark Morris tonight as the Monarchs, Kelso and Toutle Lake get together…..In girls bowling at the Triangle Bowl today, Kelso plays Mt. View and Camas against MM. RAL is at Evergreen…..The Seattle Sounders season is over after a 2-2 tie with the L.A. Galaxy in the MLS playoffs. L.A. advances on the road goals tiebreaker.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

November 26th, 2014

The Blazers are looking for a ninth straight win when they take on the Hornets in Charlotte today, KLOG 3:05 pm…..It’s a battle of the Bulldogs tonight at the NIT in New York City. Gonzaga takes on Georgia at 6:30 pm. Also tonight, Oregon State takes on Auburn. Last night VCU defeated Oregon 77-63…..College basketball hits Longview on Black Friday as the Red Devil Classic gets underway at 1 pm at the Mark Morris Gym. The host LCC Red Devils take on Olympic at 8 pm Friday night…..The Oregon Ducks remain at #2 as the latest College Football Playoffs rankings were released last night, unchanged from last week…..The Seahawks have one more day of preparation for tomorrow night’s game at the 49’ers. Kickoff is at 5:30 pm.