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WWU announces date for 25th annual Viking Night

Event is fund raiser for Western athletic department

Texas Rangers' Rougned Odor, right, hits a grand slam as Seattle Mariners catcher Mike Zunino looks on in the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Seattle.

Odor slam leads Rangers over Mariners

Rougned Odor hit a third-inning grand slam and the last-place Rangers beat Seattle Wednesday to take two of three from the M's.

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll, right, laughs as he stands with Marshawn Lynch at a football minicamp practice Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Carroll calls penalties disappointing

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll says he's disappointed his team has been docked two practices

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Lynden highlights 3 local teams in rankings

The Washington Preseason Prep Football poll was released today and the Lynden Lions highlight three local team represented.

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Washington State opens vs. Rutgers

The Cougars open the season with their annual game at Seattle's CenturyLink Field on Thursday night.

Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll watches players during NFL football training camp Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, in Renton, Wash.

NFL takes away 2 minicamp practices from Seattle

The Seattle Seahawks will forfeit two days of on-field minicamp practices next offseason after being penalized by the league for excessive physical contact during their 2014 minicamp.

Seattle Seahawks' Heath Farwell, right, leans down as he helps his son Beau, 1, try on his helmet as other son Brock, 3, stands nearby after an NFL football camp practice Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

The Seahawks trim roster to 75

The Seattle Seahawks made roster moves with seven players today, including special teams star Heath Farwell, to reach the NFL mandated roster limit of 75.

New Seattle Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik speaks at a news conference introducing Lloyd McClendon Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, in Seattle. McClendon spent eight patient seasons as a coach waiting for another opportunity to be a major league manager after his stint in Pittsburgh. The Mariners are giving McClendon that chance and formally introduced him on Thursday as their new manager.

Seattle gives GM Zduriencik multi-year extension

The Seattle Mariners have rewarded general manager Jack Zduriencik with a multi-year extension with the club in playoff contention late in the season.

Seattle Seahawks punter Jon Ryan watches a kick during warmups before an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals, Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, in Seattle.

Ryan mostly a spectator during Seattle’s preseason

For two straight weeks, Ryan stood on the Seattle Seahawks sideline as a spectator. Getting paid essentially to stand by and watch.

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Bells do well in post season awards

The West Coast Baseball League has released its post-season awards and the league champion Bellingham Bells have done very well.

Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington stands on the field during batting practice before a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Tuesday, Aug.19, 2014, in Miami.

Mikolas strong start lifts Rangers over Mariners

Miles Mikolas allowed three hits in eight scoreless innings and the Texas Rangers opened a three-game set against the Seattle Mariners with a 2-0 win on Monday night.

Seattle Seahawks' Kevin Smith in action at an NFL football camp practice Friday, July 25, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Seahawks cut eight from 90-man roster

Former Husky wide receiver Kevin Smith was among the eight released. Seattle must trim roster to 75 by 1 p.m. Tuesday.

Seattle Seahawks' Percy Harvin, left, turns upfield after catching a pass from Terrelle Pryor (2) at an NFL football camp practice on Friday, July 25, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Harvin ready to explode for Seahawks 

After a difficult two seasons that saw Harvin miss 23 games overall due to ankle and hip injuries, Harvin is fully healthy once again and looks ready to explode this season.

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.

Game week arrives for Petersen, No. 25 Washington

Chris Petersen insists the opener for No. 25 UW against Hawaii on Saturday carries no greater importance than any other season opener

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Dunlap wins Champions Tour’s Boeing Classic

Scott Dunlap won the Boeing Classic on Sunday when he made a short birdie putt on the first hole of a playoff against Mark Brooks.

Seattle Sounders' Obafemi Martins stands during the national anthem Wednesday, May 7, 2014, before an MLS soccer match in Seattle.

Martins scores 2 in 4-2 Seattle win over Portland

Obafemi Martins scored two goals and the Seattle Sounders went on to defeat the Portland Timbers 4-2 in a Cascadia Cup rivalry match.

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Mariners complete sweep of Red Sox

Dustin Ackley had three hits and scored three runs, Seattle's bullpen was sharp for the second straight day and the Mariners beat Boston 8-6 on Sunday .

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 leaves game in the 3rd

Seattle second baseman Robinson Cano has left Sunday's game against the Red Sox due to dizziness in the bottom of the third inning.

Tennessee Titans running back Bishop Sankey (20) runs a drill during NFL football rookie minicamp practice on Friday, May 16, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn.

Sankey’s late TD lifts Titans past Falcons 24-17

Titans rallied for a 24-17 preseason win over the Atlanta Falcons on Saturday night.

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WWU men’s soccer loses to Seattle U in exhibition

The Vikings took 11 shots to SU's 9, but failed to capitalize.

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