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KLOG Tuesday Sports

June 3rd, 2014

Kyle Seager had a homer, two triples and a double to lead the Mariners to a 10-2 victory over the Yankees. Felix Hernandez won his 5th straight and is now 8-1 on the season. The M’s take on the Braves in Atlanta today, KLOG 3:00 pm…..Mississippi defeated Washington 3-2 in 10 innings in the final of the NCAA baseball Oxford regional. The Huskies turn around season comes to a close. UC-Irvine upset Oregon State 4-2 in the championship of the Corvallis regional. The top seeded Beavers season comes to a sudden end…..The Rainier softball team is at Dayton today in the semi-finals of the Oregon 3A tournament…..In junior Legion ball, the Castle Rock Prep team hosts JH Kelly in a 5:30 pm game…..Seahawks LB Bruce Irvin underwent hip surgery and will be out two months.

KLOG Monday Sports

June 2nd, 2014

Roenis Elias pitched a complete game three-hitter as the Mariners beat the Tigers 4-0 Sunday. The M’s have a one game makeup at the Yankees today, KLOG 3:00 pm…..Washington has to beat Ole Miss twice and Oregon State hosts UC Irvine in a single game as both teams try to advance to the NCAA Super Regional today. The Oregon baseball team lost to Vanderbilt 3-2 and were ousted from the tourney…..The Oregon Ducks were eliminated by Alabama at the College Softball World Series…..Vancouver defeated Portland 4-3 in MLS soccer last night. The Whitecaps took advantage of two penalty kicks to get the win.…..The Toutle Lake Fighting Ducks won the 2B softball championship Saturday with a 6-2 win over Napavine.

Friday KLOG Sports

May 30th, 2014

Mariah Horton of Kelso won the state 3A javelin title, tossing the spear 133’2”. Kortney Crawford also finished 14th, with a throw of 109’4”. The KHS 4×400 relay advanced out of the prelims with an 8th-place finish…..At the 2A, Aaron Brumbaugh of MM finished 5th in the 1600, while Brandon Ziegler of RAL placed 6th in the long jump…..The Woodland Boys win the 1A State Golf title with a team score of 91.50. Ryan Sturdivan led the way with a 3rd-place tie, shooting 150 over the two days of competition…..Seattle loses to the Angels 7-5 last night, and will now host Detroit for a three-game series, KLOG coverage at 6 pm…..Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is apparently the winner of the LA Clippers auction, as he agrees to shell out $2 billion for the team.

KLOG Thursday Sports

May 29th, 2014

Kelso’s Blain Gilmore, Logan Davis and Kayli Thompson all made the cut and advanced to today’s final round of the State 3A golf tournament. Tyler Messinger of R.A. Long advanced to the final round of the 2A tourney…..Felix Hernandez missed the shutout and the complete game, but he was dominant in the Mariners 3-1 win over the Angels. The teams close out the four game series tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Cascade Christian beat Rainier 7-0 and Blanchet Catholic downed Clatskanie 8-4 at the 3A State baseball playoffs…..In the Oregon 3A softball playoffs, Rainer advanced with a 7-0 win over Harrisburg and Dayton ousted Clatskanie 10-0…..The 3A and 2A State track championships begin today in Tacoma…..Husky basketball legend Bob Houbregs passed away at 82.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

May 28th, 2014

The Los Angeles Angels defeated the Mariners 6-4 last night. The four game series is tied 1-1 as Felix Hernandez goes against CJ Wilson tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The WIAA State golf tournaments are underway in various locations. Kelso’s Logan Davis and Blain Gilmore are playing at Tri-Mountain while Kayli Thompson competes at Lewis River. In the 2A action in Tacoma, Dave Belt of MM and Tyler Messinger of RAL are playing at Chambers Bay while Shelby Stanwood of MM and Cara Caldwell of RAL are competing at The Classic course…..In Oregon 3A State baseball, Rainier plays at Cascade Christian in Medford today while Clatskanie hosts Blanchet Catholic. In 3A State softball, Rainier hosts Harrisburg and Clatskanie is at Dayton.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

May 27th, 2014

The Mariners beat the Angels 5-1 yesterday as Chris Young got the win and Robinson Cano had three hits and two RBI’s. The M’s and Halos play again tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Edmonds defeated Bellevue 7-6 to win the NWAACC baseball title yesterday at Story Field. It’s the 7th NWAACC baseball title for the Tritons…..Oregon State is the top national seed and will host an NCAA baseball regional this weekend. The Beavers open with North Dakota State. Washington will travel to Oxford, Mississippi for a regional with Georgia Tech as the opening opponent. Oregon will play in a regional at Nashville and take on Clemson…..The Seattle Seahawks have three practice sessions this week known as OTA’s, or organized team activities.

KLOG Friday Sports

May 23rd, 2014

The Mariners beat the Astros 3-1 last night. The teams go at it again tonight as Felix Hernandez pitches for Seattle, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The NWAACC baseball championships continue today at Story Field. Yesterday. Bellevue edged Clark 8-7, Treasure Valley over Tacoma 4-2, Edmonds beat Lane 8-0 and Pierce over Columbia Basin 5-0. Action continues all day today and through the weekend…..R.A. Long lost to Capital 3-2 and then stayed alive with a 10-0 win over Washougal at the 2A District softball tournament. The Jills play a loser out game with Ridgefield today at 4 pm…..The track Regionals and Districts continue today in track and field. The 3A is at Sumner, the 2A at Olympia and the 1A in Vancouver…..The Seahawks sign draft picks Justin Britt and Garrett Scott, both tackles.

KLOG Thursday Sports

May 22nd, 2014

The Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 4-3 yesterday. The M’s are home to play the Houston Astros tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The NWAACC college baseball championships begin today at Story Field. There are four games beginning at 9:35 am. The action runs through the weekend, all on klog.com…..R.A. Long opens play at the 2A District softball tournament today in Centralia. The Jills play Capital at 4 pm…..At the 1A softball District, Kalama lost two and were eliminated, while Woodland won one and lost one and will continue play…..Shelby Stanwood of Mark Morris ended up 7th after the final round of the 2A girls golf District. Cara Caldwell of R.A. Long was 12th. Both golfers advance to the State 2A tournament.

KLOG Wednesday Sports

May 21st, 2014

Kyle Seager had three hits and Hisashi Iwakuma got the win as the Mariners beat the Rangers 6-2 last night. The teams play a day game today, KLOG 10:00 am…..The teams start showing up today for tomorrow’s NWAACC Baseball Championships at LCC’s Story Field. The games begin tomorrow morning at 9:35 am…..Five Lumberjills and three Monarchs made the cut to today’s second round of the 2A District girls golf tourney at Mint Valley. Shelby Stanwood led MM with a 94 and Cara Caldwell led RAL with a 95…..The 1A District softball tourney begins today In Centralia with Kalama against Montesano and Woodland versus Rochester, both at 10 am…..The Seattle Seahawks will be the guests of honor at the White House today.

KLOG Tuesday Sports

May 20th, 2014

Blaine Gilmore of Kelso fired a 73 to advance to State after action at the 3A Bi-District golf tourney yesterday in Bremerton. Kayli Thompson of Kelso shot a 96 to advance to State. The 2A District girls golf tourney is going on today at Mint Valley…..R.A. Long rallied to beat Woodland 5-3 in the regular season softball finale yesterday. Both teams now get ready for their respective District tournaments…..Clatskanie’s Teaunna Hughes was named MVP as Mt. Hood beat Clackamas for the NWAACC softball title…..The NWAACC baseball championships begin Thursday morning at LCC’s Story Field…..The Mariners are back in action today at Texas, KLOG 4:00 pm…..The Seahawks signed 4th round pick Cassius Marsh from UCLA.