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Trey Drechsel wins Slam-Dunk contest at 28th Annual Viking Jam

Freshman Trey Drechsel won the Slam-Dunk competition by one point to highlight the 28th Annual Western Washington University Viking Jam on Wednesday night.

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WWU fourth in first official NCAA II West Regional Poll

The ranking is the first of three that the NCAA will conduct.

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

Seattle expected to start Coyle at LB

Seattle linebackers coach Ken Norton Jr. said Wednesday the job was Coyle's "to lose," but the coaching staff could change its mind before Sunday. Coyle's representatives first tweeted congratulations about their client getting his first start.

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Just two local teams in AP prep football poll

Lynden & Mt. Baker only remaining Whatcom Co. teams in AP Poll

Seattle Sounders' Steve Zakuani kicks the ball against the Vancouver Whitecaps in the second half of an MLS soccer match, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, in Seattle.

Former Sounder Steve Zakuani retires at age 26

Zakuani suffered a broken leg April 22, 2011 and has played in just 39 league games since.

A student wearing a Marysville Pilchuck football jersey is comforted at a church Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to reunite with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash.

Seahawks host team from school scarred by shooting

Pete Carroll says it was an "amazing experience" for the Seattle Seahawks to host the football team from Marysville-Pilchuck High

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Eastern Washington opener scheduled for 8 a.m.

The Eastern Washington basketball team has decided to play its first game of the season early, real early.

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Seattle signs Tukuafu, Fort to active roster

Seattle announced the signings Wednesday, a day after clearing the two roster spots by releasing wide receiver Phil Bates and tight end Brett Brackett.

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Lynden’s Hastings to play hoops at Cal Poly Pomona

Will sign National Letter of Intent Nov. 12th

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WWU hoop squads on display at Viking Jam tonight

Event is free and open to the public

A puck lies on the ice before a face-off in the third period of an NHL hockey game between the Nashville Predators and the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday, March 23, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 5-2.

Canucks beat Hurricanes 4-1

Goalie Ryan Miller gets 300th career win

Seattle Mariners' Justin Smoak swings Wednesday, May 14, 2014, during a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays in Seattle.

Mariners first baseman Justin Smoak claimed off waivers by Blue Jays

Smoak was acquired by the Mariners on July 9, 2010

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

Sounders sign Martins to multi-year extension

The Sounders announced the deal Tuesday. Terms of the deal were not announced by the club. ESPN reported late last week that it's a two-year deal.

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WWU Viking Jam tomorrow night, GNAC awards given out

Fans can get look at men's and women's hoop squads

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High school update for Tuesday

L-C girls win district soccer opener, modified football schedule this week

Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber launch the league's new logo during a press conference Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, in New York.

Houston & Sporting KC join Sounders in Western Conference

Beginning in 2015, Sporting Kansas City and the Houston Dynamo will join Seattle Sounders FC in the Western Conference, Major League Soccer announced Monday.

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Gonzaga women picked to win WCC

The Bulldogs earned seven of nine first-place votes.

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Pac-12 passes reforms for athletes

The changes announced by the Pac-12's presidents and chancellors Monday include guaranteeing four-year scholarships, improving health care and liberalizing transfer rules.

Vancouver Canucks center Brad Richardson (15) handles the puck in front of the bench during an NHL hockey game against the Dallas Stars, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Dallas.

Bonino, Vrbata lift Canucks over Capitals

Nick Bonino and Radim Vrbata both had a goal and an assist, and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 on Sunday night.

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WWU hoops: White beats Blue in men’s intra-squad & women earn win

The White beat the Blue, 99-88, in the WWU men's basketball intra-squad game. The Viking women beat the University of Fraser Valley in a women's basketball exhibition contest.

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Wizards hand Cavaliers 3rd straight loss

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