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KLOG Friday Sports

February 20th, 2015

The Mark Morris basketball teams play for District crowns tonight at St. Martins in Lacey. The MM girls play W.F. West at 6 pm followed by the MM boys against Tumwater at 8 pm, both games heard on FM 101.5 The Wave…..Mat Classic XXVI is underway at the Tacoma Dome with several local wrestlers competing…..The State boys swimming meet is also underway in Federal Way…..The Blazers return to action tonight at Utah, KLOG 5:05 pm. Portland made a trade yesterday to acquire Aaron Aflallo from Denver as the key piece…..Kyle Wiltjer scored 45 to lead Gonzaga to an 86-74 win over Pacific. Utah beat Oregon State 47-37…..The LCC hoop teams play at Tacoma tomorrow beginning at 2 pm, both on KLOG…..Pitchers and catchers reported to Mariner spring training today.

KLOG Thursday Sports

February 19th, 2015

Rip City is mourning the loss of fan favorite Jerome Kersey who suddenly passed away at the age of 52 yesterday…..The Blazers made a trade today, sending Will Barton, Victor Claver and two draft picks to Denver for Aaron Afflalo…..Pierce defeated the LCC men 80-76 in overtime last night a damaging loss that puts the Devils in a tie for the last playoff spot with three games left. The LCC women beat Pierce 77-60 to go to 13-0 in league play…..In boys 1A District play, Kalama beat Elma 59-51 clinch a State Regional berth. Tonight Woodland takes on Aberdeen in a 2A District loser out game at 7 pm at Mark Morris…..In girls 2A District Black Hills eliminated Woodland 54-43. Tonight, Kalama faces White Salmon in a 12A loser out game at Chehalis, 6:30 pm.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

February 18th, 2015

The Mark Morris boys advanced to the 2A District title game with a 63-56 win over Black Hills last night. MM will play Tumwater for the championship Friday, 8 pm at St. Martins…..Peninsula ousted the Kelso boys 68-54 at the 3A Bi-District. The Scots season ends at 15-8…..Montesano stayed unbeaten with 58-44 win over the Kalama girls at the 1A District. Kalama will try and stay alive with a win over White Salmon. Hoquiam eliminated the Castle Rock girls 56-23…..The LCC basketball teams host Pierce tonight, women’s game at 6 pm and the men’s game at 8 pm, both on KLOG. The LCC women try and stay unbeaten in league while the men’s game is a big one in the playoff race….. Black Bears skipper Grady Tweit announced that Rip Ramsey and Jason Mackey will join his coaching staff.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

February 17th, 2015

The Mark Morris girls beat Washougal 73-59 in 2A District action. Karley Eaton had 27 points and Kourtney Eaton added 25. MM plays W.F. West for the District crown Friday at 6 pm…..Auburn-Riverside defeated the Kelso Lassies 50-34 at the 3A Bi-District tourney. Kelso’s season ends at 16-8…..The Kelso boys try and extend the season tonight when they play Peninsula in a 3A Bi-District game at Clover Park HS, KLOG 7:40 pm…..The Mark Morris boys take on Black Hills in 2A District action at W.F. West, 101.5 FM The Wave 5:45 pm…..Taholah beat Three Rivers 79-53 for the boys 1A District crown last night…..In 1A girls District play tonight at Rochester, Hoquiam plays Castle Rock at 6:30 pm followed by Kalama against Montesano at 8 pm.

KLOG Monday Sports

February 16th, 2015

Russell Westbrook had 41 points for MVP honors as the West beat the East 163-158 in the NBA All Star Game. LaMarcus Aldridge had 18 and Damian Lillard 11…..Arizona State beat Washington 78-68 in men’s college hoops. Arizona beat WSU 86-59…..The Three Rivers boys take on Taholah for the 1B District title tonight, 6 pm at Castle Rock…..The Kelso girls take on Auburn-Riverside in a 3A Bi-District loser out game tonight, KLOG 6:25 pm. The Mark Morris girls take on Washougal in a winners bracket game at the 2A District in Ridgefield, 101.5 FM The Wave at 5:45 pm…..Three Kelso boys and four Kelso girls qualified for the Mat Classic after Regional action on Saturday. R.A. Long has four boys and one girls going to State and MM has one boy going to Tacoma.

KLOG Friday Sports

February 13th, 2015

Wilson defeated the Kelso boys 71-46 in 3A Bi-District action last night. The Scots face Shelton in a loser out game Saturday at 6:30 pm (KLOG). Kalama and Castle Rock both won 1A boys playoff games last night. The Mark Morris boys open 2A District play at home Saturday at 7 pm against Aberdeen (FM 101.5 The Wave)…..In girls 3A Bi-District action tonight, the Kelso Lassies take on Capital at 7:45 pm at Washington HS in Tacoma (KLOG). The MM girls open 2A District play tonight at home against Tumwater (FM 101.5 The Wave). In girls 1A District tonight, Hoquiam is at Kalama and Castle Rock at Montesano, both at 7 pm…..Kelso host the 3A Regional wrestling tournament starting this afternoon and through Saturday.

KLOG Thursday Sports

February 12th, 2015

The Blazers head into the All Star break with a 102-86 win over the Los Angeles Lakers……Central Kitsap rallied in the 4th quarter to beat the Kelso Lassies 57-54 in 3A Bi-District action. Kelso will try and stay alive with a win against Capital Friday 7:45 pm at Washington HS in Tacoma…..The Kelso boys open Bi-District action tonight at Wilson HS in Tacoma, KLOG 6:55 pm. In 1A boys District tonight, Kalama is at Eatonville and Castle Rock visits Hoquiam, both at 7 pm…..Green River defeated Lower Columbia 78-67 in a foul-filled men’s game last night. The LCC women destroyed Green River 84-35 to go 12-0 in league. Both LCC teams have Saturday off before hosting Pierce next Wednesday…..The Mariners have signed former Brewer Rickie Weeks to compete for an OF spot.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

February 11th, 2015

Mark Morris finished strong, holding off upset-minded R.A. Long 57-49 in the boys Civil War matchup last night. The Jacks season comes to a close while the Monarchs will host either Aberdeen or W.F. West Saturday night in the District tournament…..The Kelso Lassies open up 3A Bi-District action tonight at Central Kitsap in Silverdale. The game begins at 7 pm and is aired on FM 101.5 The Wave…..The Portland Trail Blazers host the Los Angeles Lakers tonight, KLOG 6:05 pm…..The Lower Columbia Red Devils are at home tonight against Green River, women at 6 pm and the men at 8 pm. The games are at newly remodeled Myklebust Gym on the LCC campus…..The truck carrying all of the Mariners equipment is on its way to Peoria, AZ. Pitchers and catchers report in 10 days.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

February 10th, 2015

Mark Morris set the girls school single-game scoring record in an 88-59 win over R.A. Long last night. Kourtney Eaton led the way with 27 points. Sarah Luedke led all scorers with 37 points for the Jills. Both Toutle Lake and Wahkiakum opened 2B girls District action with wins last night…..The boys Civil War is tonight as R.A. Long hosts Mark Morris at 7 pm, 101.5 FM The Wave at 6:45 pm. The boys 2B District opens tonight with Toutle Lake at Life Christian and Rainier, WA at Toledo. The boys 1B opens tonight with Naselle at Three Rivers…..Oregon has given head football coach Mark Helfrich a five-year, $17.5 million extension. Also, Eastern Washington QB Vernon Adams announced he will be transferring to Oregon. The Ducks open the 2015 season against Eastern.

KLOG Monday Sports

February 9th, 2015

The Blazers beat the Rockets in Houston last night 109-98. LaMarcus Aldridge had 24 and Damian Lillard 23…..The Ducks beat the Cougars 95-72 in Pac-12 men’s hoops on Sunday……LCC came up with a sweep at Clark Saturday. Both Red Devils teams will host Green River Wednesday night…..The Kelso girls beat Columbia River 54-47 Saturday to take the #2 seed into Bi-District. The Lassies are at Central Kitsap Wednesday at 7 pm…..The Kelso wrestling team captured the 3A District championship on Saturday. The R.A. Long wrestlers were second in the 2A District…..The R.A. Long girls bowling team took second at the State 3A/2A tournament Saturday in Tacoma.