WALLA WALLA — Clackamas swept Walla Walla 11-10 and 12-3 Sunday in an NWAACC softball doubleheader at Warriors Field on Tausick Way.
PARKLAND, Wash. — Whitman dropped both ends of a Northwest Conference baseball doubleheader against Pacific Lutheran University here Sunday.
DORAL, Fla. — He wore black pants and a red shirt, his Sunday colors. He took a lead into the final round, quickly expanded it with a pair of birdies and relied on his short game to keep everyone chasing him. He even played it safe off the 18th tee in an effort to secure the trophy.
NOME, Alaska — As Jeff King attempts to hold off other mushers in the last stages of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, the town famous for the finish line is getting ready for the teams to come in.
HOUSTON — Coach Kevin McHale said it first and then player after player echoed his sentiment: Early in the season Houston wouldn’t have won the type of game they did Sunday night.
LAS VEGAS – Dale Earnhardt Jr. knew he probably didn’t have enough fuel to finish. Being in Las Vegas, he decided to gamble anyway.
LAS VEGAS – Gonzaga had finally shaken free of Santa Clara here Saturday night, and the Zag fans streamed down a hallway onto the floor of the Orleans Hotel and Casino. They would spend the next few hours whooping it up, a fan base that outnumbers any other here besides BYU, by, oh, maybe six to one.
PEORIA, Ariz. — Felix Hernandez doesn’t like giving up runs in any situation. So when he didn’t make it out of third inning of his second Cactus League start on Sunday at Peoria Stadium, he was anything but content.
SEATTLE — Maybe the Washington men’s basketball team should co-opt the message Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson delivered to the Seahawks before their march to a Super Bowl championship: “Why not us?”
WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla High School’s football program is having a meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Wa-Hi’s large gym.
DETROIT — Lions owner William Clay Ford, the last surviving grandchild of automotive pioneer Henry Ford, died at 88.
PHOENIX — Running back Rashard Mendenhall is retiring from the NFL at the age of 26.
NEW YORK — The New York Jets cut ties with Antonio Cromartie, their top cornerback, on Sunday and saved millions of dollars under their salary cap.
ARE, Sweden — American Mikaela Shiffrin retained her World Cup slalom title on Saturday, adding to her Sochi Olympics gold medal in the discipline just five days before her 19th birthday.
BELLEVUE, Wash. — Washington and Oregon gasoline prices saw big jumps at the pumps over the past week, with prices exceeding the national average.
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Gregory Scott Austin succumbed to cancer in Arlington, WA.,
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Richard D. Newby, 54, died March 9, 2014,
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Irene A. Weller, 91, died March 7, 2014,
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Heidi Anne Norton, 42, died March 9, 2014,
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Mary F. Centre, 63, died March 8, 2014