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Bells extend season with win over Knights

Bellingham beat Corvallis, 4-1, in Game 2 of the West Coast League Championship Series.

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Griner & Mercury beat Storm, set WNBA record with 29th win

Brittney Griner had 18 points and 10 rebounds as the Phoenix Mercury set a WNBA record with their 29th win, beating the Seattle Storm 78-65 in the season finale Sunday night.

New Washington head coach Chris Petersen walks on the field during the first session of NCAA college football practice before the upcoming fall season, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, in Seattle.

Huskies ranked No. 25 in AP preseason poll

For the first time since 2003, the University of Washington football team is ranked in the Associated Press preseason Top 25.

Seattle Mariners' Chris Young delivers a pitch against the Houston Astros in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, July 2, 2014, in Houston.

Young, Mariners shut down Tigers

Chris Young pitched six shutout innings and the Seattle Mariners beat Detroit 8-1 Sunday, winning the weekend series and moving back ahead of the Tigers in the race for the second AL wild-card spot.

Real Salt Lake head coach Jeff Cassar reacts to a call from the referee in the first half of an MLS soccer match against the New England Revolution on Friday, July 4, 2014, in Sandy, Utah. Real Salt Lake went on to win the match 2-1.

Salt Lake beats Seattle

Joao Plata scored his 11th goal of the season and Real Salt Lake beat the Seattle Sounders 2-1 on Saturday to take the top spot in the Western Conference

In this photo taken with a fisheye lens members of the Lynnwood Pacific Little League team from Lynnwood, Wash., ride in the Little League Grand Slam Parade as it makes its way through downtown Williamsport, Pa., Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014. The Little League World Series tournament begins Thursday, August 14, in South Williamsport, Pa.

Lynnwood beats Rapid City 7-5 in LLWS

Connor Walsh hit a two-run home run in the top of the fourth inning to give Lynnwood the lead and the Washington club beat Rapid City,

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Wilson leads Seattle to 41-14 win over San Diego

Russell Wilson threw for 121 yards and ran for two touchdowns.

Seattle Storm's Sue Bird (10) is defended by Los Angeles Sparks' Kristi Toliver, left, and Candace Parker in the first half of a WNBA basketball game Friday, May 16, 2014, in Seattle.

Sparks shoot 61 percent, beat Storm 77-65

Candace Parker scored 24 points, Kristi Toliver had 20 and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Seattle Storm 77-65 on Friday night.

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Knights edge Bells in game one of WCL Championship Series

The Corvallis Knights defeated the Bellingham Bells 4-3 in game one of the West Coast League Championship Series, Friday at Goss Stadium at Coleman Field.

Seattle Mariners' Robinson Cano, left, and Abraham Almonte, right, are congratulated by teammate Kyle Seager (15) after Cano hit a three-run home run scoring during the third inning of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers, Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

Cano, Paxton lead Mariners to win over Tigers

Mariners beat the Detroit Tigers 7-2 Friday night in a matchup of American League playoff contenders.

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WSU naming broadcast building Keith Jackson Hall

WSU is naming its broadcast building Keith Jackson Hall in honor of the sports broadcaster who had a 40-year career with ABC.

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.

South Vancouver squad stumbles in Little League World Series opener

Garza leads Mexico past Canada 4-3 in LLWS; Female pitcher throws two-hitter helping Philadelphia down Nashville.

Seattle Seahawks' Brock Coyle runs through a drill at an NFL football minicamp practice Wednesday, June 18, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Seattle makes home debut against San Diego tonight on KPUG

Rookie LB Brock Coyle will likely be the one calling Seattle's first defensive play when the Seahawks face the Chargers tonight.

Fans in the "King's Court" special cheering section for Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez hold up "K cards" to cheer for a strikeout Monday, April 21, 2014, during first inning of a baseball game between the Mariners and the Houston Astros in Seattle.

Seattle’s arms trending toward record season

Felix Hernandez has set the pace for a pitching staff that's on a record pace not seen from an American League team in 40 years.

Seattle Seahawks tight end Luke Willson holds up a Canadian flag after the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game against the Denver Broncos, Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. The Seahawks won 43-8.

Willson hopes to build on rookie season in Seattle

It wasn't until Willson returned home to Canada that it struck him how big a deal it was to win a Super Bowl title in his first year in the NFL.

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Bells to host WCL Championship playoff game Sunday

Game one of the WCL championship series is Friday in Corvallis

Former head coach Jim Lambright smiles as he stands at a concourse entrance in the newly renovated Husky Stadium, Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, in Seattle. The $280 million renovation for the home of Washington football, which opens play there Saturday against Boise State, modernized the aging facility.

Former UW coach Lambright pleads not guilty

A trial date has been set for former UW football coach Jim Lambright after pleaded not guilty to a charge of assault/domestic violence.

The Phoenix Suns new players Isaiah Thomas, left, and Anthony Tolliver speak as the two basketball players are introduced by the team on Monday, July 21, 2014, in Phoenix.

Former Husky Isaiah Thomas has arthroscopic surgery

Phoenix Suns guard Isaiah Thomas has undergone arthroscopic surgery on his left wrist.

Chicago's Pierce Jones, center rear, celebrates with teammates DJ Butler (1) and Marquis Jackson (16) after hitting a two-run home run off Lynnwood, Washington pitcher Logan Kruse during the third inning of a Little League baseball game in United States pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014.

Little League World Series: Chicago tops Lynnwood

Chicago's Pierce Jones hit three home runs to lead the Jackie Robinson West team to a 12-2 victory over Lynnwood.

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch, third from left, carries the ball on the final day of NFL football training camp, Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Police clear Marshawn Lynch

Bellevue police have cleared Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch in an assault and property damage case.

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Ross helps No. 25 Washington edge Hawaii 17-16

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John Ross scored on a reverse and a 91-yard catch and No. 25 Washington held off Hawaii 17-16 on Saturday night despite a weak second half in coach Chris Petersen's Huskies debut.

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Eastern Washington thumps Montana Western

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Vernon Adams Jr. threw for 360 yards and five touchdowns to lead Eastern Washington to a 41-9 win over NAIA Montana Western Saturday night.

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Strasburg pitches Nats to 3-1 win over Mariners

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Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams (9) walks in the dugout before a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park Saturday, June 21, 2014, in Washington.

Stephen Strasburg pitched into the eighth inning and Jayson Werth hit his second home run in two nights to lead the Washington Nationals past the Seattle Mariners 3-1 on Saturday.

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NCAA Football: Top 25 scoreboard

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The Associated Press Top 25 scoreboard

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US dominates Finland 114-55 in basketball worlds

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The U.S. held Finland without a basket in the second quarter, opening defense of its title with a 114-55 romp Saturday in the Basketball World Cup.