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Eastern Washington University wide receiver Blair Bomber. August 23, 2014. Courtesy of Eastern Washington university Athletics.

Lynden’s Bomber hauls in 2 TD’s as Eastern thumps Sam Houston State

Eastern quarterback Vernon Adams threw for 302 yards and 4 touchdowns. Blair Bomber, the former Lynden High School star, caught two touchdown passes in the victory.

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Petersen suspends one, dismisses another from UW football

Washington announced that tight end Derrick Brown has been indefinitely suspended from the football team by head coach Chris Petersen for violating unspecified team rules. Additionally, defensive back Devon Washington has been dismissed.

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No.3 Vikings win exhibition at UBC, 1-0

Brianna Jones scored in the 10th minute as Western Washington University blanked University of British Columbia, 1-0, in a women's soccer exhibition game Friday evening at Thunderbird Park.

Seattle Seahawks Sea Gals cheerleaders perform during a preseason NFL football game between the Seattle Seahawks and the San Diego Chargers, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Seattle.

Seahawks use big first half to rout Bears 34-6

Russell Wilson threw for two touchdowns and ran for another score, helping the Seattle Seahawks rout the Chicago Bears 34-6 on Friday night.

Seattle Reign FC goalie Hope Solo waves to fans after an NWSL soccer game against the Sky Blue FC Saturday, June 28, 2014, in Seattle. Solo was arrested at a suburban Seattle home on suspicion of assaulting her sister and 17-year-old nephew a week ago, then pleaded not guilty and was released without bail after a court appearance Monday, June 23. She was eligible to play in Saturday's match, but did not start.

Seattle to battle Spirit in NWSL playoffs

The Seattle Reign host the Washington Spirit on Sunday.

Washington quarterback Jeff Lindquist passes during the first session of NCAA college football practice before the upcoming fall season, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, in Seattle.

Lindquist to start for No. 25 Huskies at Hawaii

Washington coach Chris Petersen announced the decision after practice on Friday. Lindquist and redshirt freshman Troy Williams had been competing for the starting job after expected starter Cyler Miles was suspended for the opener for his involvement in an off-field incident last February.

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WWU women’s soccer picked to finish first in GNAC pre-season poll

Vikings edge SPU for top spot in Conference pre-season poll released yesterday

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Preseason No. 1 Eastern opens 2014 season on Saturday

The top-ranked Eagles host Sam Houston State in Cheney on Saturday, August 23 in the inaugural FCS Showcase.

Fred Couples walks up to the ninth green during the second round of the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 11, 2014, in Augusta, Ga.

Couples still seeking elusive hometown win

For all the tournament's won during his career, Couples has still never won playing back home in or around Seattle where he grew up.

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Seattle wins No. 1 pick in WNBA lottery

It's Seattle's first No. 1 pick since the 2002 season when the Storm selected Sue Bird. The team also had the first pick in 2001, when they chose Lauren Jackson.

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UW men’s basketball team announces 2014-2015 Non-Conference schedule

The Huskies' non-conference schedule features two teams that advanced to the NCAA Tournament last year

Fred Couples walks up to the ninth green during the second round of the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 11, 2014, in Augusta, Ga.

NBA’s Ballmer, Paul to join Fred Couples at Boeing Classic

This will mark the third time in 17 days Ballmer and Couples have been paired together in a public golf setting

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WWU to conduct intrasquad scrimmage at Chelan on Saturday

Viking volleyball squad looks to help area residents recover from devastating forest fire.

Seattle Seahawks' O'Brien Schofield walks on the field agaist the St. Louis Rams in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, in Seattle.

Seahawks’ Schofield out to prove himself

Seattle Seahawks defensive end O'Brien Schofield is more determined than ever to prove himself after what he calls a "crazy" offseason.

The Philadelphia Phillies mascot the Phanatic is seen during an interleague baseball game against the Seattle Mariners on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in Philadelphia.

Nieves, Hamels lead Phillies past Mariners

Wil Nieves doubled and had three hits and Cole Hamels got a victory when he wasn't at his best as the Phillies defeated the Mariners on Wednesday.

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Michigan to play Washington in football in 2020-21

The Wolverines will play the Huskies in Seattle in 2020 and will host them at the Big House in Ann Arbor the following year.

Seattle Sounders players including goalkeeper Michael Gspurning, third from top left, and Clint Dempsey, second from top right, pose for the traditional team portrait before an MLS soccer match against the Los Angeles Galaxy, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Seattle.

Sounders announce changes to season-ticket package

Changes include an additional game and a price hike.

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Friday, June 20, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

Iwakuma fans season-high 11, Mariners top Phillies 

Hisashi Iwakuma pitches a gem and Kyle Seager homered to lead the Seattle Mariners to a victory over the Phillies on Tuesday night.

The 2014 Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith, right, a Seattle Seahawks linebacker, waves to spectators as he rides in a parade at Walt Disney World with Mickey Mouse, Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The Seahawks defeated the Denver Broncos 43-8 in Sunday's Super Bowl XLVIII NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J.

Malcolm Smith back to practice for Seahawks

Smith has been sidelined throughout the entire offseason while recovering from ankle surgery this spring.

The South Vancouver Little League baseball team from Vacouver, British Columbia, Canada, participates in the opening ceremony of the 2014 Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014.

Vancouver, Canada falls to Nashville in LLWS

Nashville, Tennessee, beat Vancouver, Canada in a consolation game Tuesday at the Little League World Series.

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