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Seahawks pound Packers to open season

SEATTLE – Russell Wilson made sure everyone knew Percy Harvin was healthy. Marshawn Lynch bullied his way to another 100-yard rushing performance. And Richard Sherman? He was just bored. The Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks opened the same way they finished last season, with a blowout victory.  ”We’ll always find something that we can do better,” Seattle linebacker Bobby Wagner said. “That’s why we’re so...
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Owls Eclipse Beacons in Final Minute

EUGENE, Ore.  – After dominating play for over 89 minutes, the Northwest Christian University women’s soccer team fell victim to a last second goal on Wednesday as Oregon Tech escaped Mike Kelly Field with a 1-0 non-conference victory as the Owls improve to 3-2 on the season. With the loss Northwest Christian fell to...
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Boxers Kick Past Owls 2-0

FOREST GROVE, Ore.—Pacific University scored a goal in each half on the way to a 2-0 victory over Oregon Tech Thursday night at Hanson Stadium. Oregon Tech slips to 1-2 with the loss while Pacific moved to 2-1.  The hosts broke onto the scoreboard in the 21st minute when Matt Kimball finished a play that...
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Mariners Roll Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas – Robinson Cano is no stranger to playing in September games that matter. Cano is having quite an impact in his first stretch run with wild card-contending Seattle, with his first four-RBI game for the Mariners putting them up big early on the way to a 10-2 win over the Texas Rangers on Thursday night. “This...
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Four Klamath Basin High School Graduates Win Scholarships

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore – The Klamath County Sports Officials Scholarship Committee has announced today that they have awarded over $1,900 in college scholarships to local high school graduate student-athletes entering college in the 2014-15 year. Eight recipients were selected, representing five Klamath basin-area schools. The fund, established in 2011, provides scholarships to graduating student-athletes...
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Mariners Edge A’s

OAKLAND, Calif. — If the Seattle Mariners can get into the AL wild card game against Jon Lester and the Oakland Athletics, they’ll be plenty confident with King Felix on the mound. Kyle Seager and Corey Hart homered leading off the seventh inning to back Felix Hernandez‘s stellar start, and the Mariners rallied to beat the A’s 2-1 on Wednesday to win the...
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Dickerson, Rockies Homer Past Giants

DENVER — Up-and-coming youngsters Nolan Arenado and Corey Dickerson are helping to fill Colorado’s power vacuum in the absence of injured sluggers Troy Tulowitzki and Carlos Gonzalez.   Arenado hit a go-ahead, three-run homer and Dickerson followed with his second long ball of the game to lead the Rockies past the San Francisco Giants 9-2 on Wednesday.   “It’s nice to know that...
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Packers-Seahawks Preview

The Seattle Seahawks benefited from a memorable, but controversial, call to beat Green Bay the last time the Packers visited in 2012. As the reigning Super Bowl champions, the Seahawks have since proved they’re capable of handling the NFL’s top teams on their own while rising to the top of the league. Eager to build on...
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Mariners Hang On To Beat A’s

OAKLAND, Calif. – James Paxton pounded the strike zone to induce groundballs, and his defense dazzled behind him.   Paxton carried a shutout into the eighth inning and the Seattle Mariners held off a late rally by Oakland for a 6-5 win Tuesday night, handing the Athletics their fifth loss in six games.   “This young man’s got...
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Giants Roll Rockies

DENVER – Buster Posey is rounding into form, looking more and more like the 2012 version of the player who won the NL MVP.   Couldn’t have picked a better time, too, with the postseason on the horizon.   Posey homered, doubled twice and drove in four runs, rallying the San Francisco Giants past the Colorado Rockies 12-7 on Tuesday...
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