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TUESDAY, OCT. 25, 2016

Girls soccer teams prepare for regionals

The second season has already begun for high school girls soccer teams in the Inland Northwest, and it feels almost as long as the first. In a new format approved this year for the 4A and 3A classifications, district play ...

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MONDAY, OCT. 24, 2016

Former Gonzaga University star and now NBA player Ronny Turiaf talks with the media about the new court at Corbin Park in Spokane Wash. Friday June 24, 2011. Turiaf’s Heart to Heart Foundation and Hoopfest partnered to renovate the neighborhood court. (Christopher Anderson / The Spokesman-Review)

Former Gonzaga great Turiaf announces retirement

Ex-Gonzaga great Ronny Turiaf announced his retirement Monday in an artistic 4-minute, 42-second video posted on YouTube. “My objective was always to play 10 years in the NBA and to play 100 times with Team France,” Turiaf says in his ...

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Ex-Zag Kyle Wiltjer makes NBA Rockets' roster

Former Gonzaga Bulldog Kyle Wiltjer has made the Houston Rockets’ roster, according to the Houston Chronicle. Wiltjer, an undrafted rookie free agent, had a solid preseason, averaging 8.3 points in 14.8 minutes per game. He connected on 47.5 percent on ...

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Washington State celebrates after safety Shalom Luani (18) made his second interception of the game against Oregon State on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015, at Martin Stadium in Pullman. WSU won the game 52-31. (Tyler Tjomsland / The Spokesman-Review)

First look: Washington State at Oregon State

Here is staff writer Jacob Thorpe’s first look at Saturday’s game between Oregon State and Washington State. What is it: Washington State (5-2, 4-0 Pac-12) can become bowl eligible and extend its winning streak to six games this weekend against ...

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NWPrepsNow: LC bests U-Hi in girls soccer

Lewis and Clark moves on, but the soccer season has ended for the University and Rogers girls Bekah Reason and Grace Ellis scored 60 seconds apart for LC (10-6) early in the second half to give the Tigers the edge ...

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On the air

Tuesday’s TV highlightsBaseball, World Series 5 p.m.: Game 1, Chicago at Cleveland ... Fox 28 Basketball, NBA 5 p.m.: New York at Cleveland ... TNT 7 p.m.: Utah at Portland ... Root (Comcast only) 7:30 p.m.: San Antonio at Golden ...

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John Blanchette

John Blanchette

John Blanchette: Upset Sherman reaches hurricane force

Richard Sherman wasn’t himself Sunday afternoon. The Seattle Seahawks’ singular cornerback was nature’s fury – the crackle of random lightning bolts, the centripetal madness of a tornado and all the gusty anger Seattle was supposed to endure over the weekend but didn’t.


SportsLinkEWU sports live chat transcript (Oct. 27)

Jim: Hello, let's talk Eagle football! Steven Christopher: Hi Jim! Go Eags! (And Tribe!) GoEags (guest): Happy Thursday, Happy Griz week! Steven Christopher: Did? Montana's quarterback play against us in ...

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