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Dunivant goal lifts Galaxy past Timbers

CARSON, Calif. – A corner kick by midfielder David Beckham set up defender Todd Dunivant for the decisive goal in the second half, as the LA Galaxy claimed a 1-0 win over the Portland Timbers on Sunday at The Home Depot Center. The Timbers, returning to MLS play for the first time since May...
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Tribute to the decathlon planned for 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials

Eugene, Ore. — The opening ceremonies of the U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Track and Field will include a tribute to the centennial anniversary of the modern decathlon. The decathlon ceremony will take place at 4 p.m. on Friday, June 22. Jim Thorpe, winner of the first 10-event Olympic gold medal in 1912, will...
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Audio Wrap-Up: Gems slam Bucks for 10 runs

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Breaking another losing skid, the Klamath Falls Gems pounded 10 runs in a 10-2 victory over Central Oregon in a non-West Coast League game at Kiger Stadium Saturday night. Mike Garrard recaps the game: Next up: June 17 | Gems vs Central Oregon – 1:05 p.m. (12:35 p.m. 960 the...
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Audio Wrap-Up: Wenatchee sweeps Gems

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Despite having the only two home runs in the game, the Klamath Falls Gems were unable to beat the red-hot Wenatchee AppleSox Friday night at Kiger Stadium, losing by a final of 12-4. Mike Garrard wraps up the series sweep by Wenatchee. Next up: Gems vs Central Oregon – 7:05...
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Oregon football season tickets available Monday

A limited number of season tickets for the University of Oregon’s 2012 home football schedule will go on sale to the general public beginning at 9 a.m. Monday, June 18. Season tickets may be purchased online through the school’s official athletics department website (www.goducks.com), by phone (1-800-WEBFOOT) or in person at the Moshofsky Center...
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GAAL: Northwest Regional Master’s Championships Regatta

The 2012 Northwest Regional Master’s Championships are this weekend in Klamath Falls, with teams from all over the place coming to Lake Ewauna June 15-17. Ewauna Rowing Club member Jay Schindler joined Goofing Around at Lunch to talk about the event.
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Oregon Tech baseball lands Ashland standout

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Oregon Tech head baseball coach Matt Miles announced today that Ethan Schlecht, a 6-0 infielder from Ashland, Ore., has recently signed a letter of intent and join the Owl roster in 2013. Schlecht, a graduate of Ashland, High School, was a two-time all-conference selection, also earning Second-Team All-State honors in 2011 and...
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Audio Wrap-Up: AppleSox trounce Gems

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The hottest team in the West Coast League continued its run as the Wenatchee AppleSox defeated the Klamath Falls Gems 10-2 on Thursday night at Kiger Stadium. Mike Garrard recaps the Wenatchee victory. Other West Coast League Scores – Thursday Kelowna 11, Cowlitz 3Corvallis 5, Walla Walla 1Bellingham 3, Kitsap...
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Padres get first sweep of season over Seattle

SEATTLE – Pitching, hitting, defense. For the first time all year, the San Diego Padres put everything together for an entire series. Edinson Volquez pitched neatly into the seventh inning and San Diego beat the skidding Seattle Mariners 6-2 Thursday night for its first sweep of the season. Volquez (3-6) was in command all night,...
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Backers rally for new Seattle arena

SEATTLE – Chris Hansen walked on stage and was greeted with the kind of reception normally reserved for the musicians and athletes who were waiting backstage. Hedge-fund managers don’t normally get rock star ovations. ”I was about to tear up actually. It was inspiring,” Hansen said.
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