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UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 4:04 p.m.

Brooke Henderson leads CP Women’s Open, chasing home win

Brooke Henderson took the lead into the final round of the CP Women’s Open, fighting through gusting wind at Wascana Country Club in pursuit of a breakthrough home victory. The …


UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 3:26 p.m.

Free bear spray training offered

Learn to use your bear spray. The Backcountry Hunters and Anglers and the Defenders of Wildlife will be hosting a free bear spray training Sept. 4 at Friendship Park (7426 …


UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 4:20 p.m.

Bryson DeChambeau builds 4-shot lead at Northern Trust

Bryson DeChambeau kept pouring in birdies even as everyone around him went the other direction. He wound up with a four-shot lead in The Northern Trust. DeChambeau closed with two …


UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 4:03 p.m.

Hawaii shuts out Georgia 3-0 to move to LLWS title game

Aukai Kea threw a complete game shutout and struck out 15, as Hawaii went ahead on a pinch-hit single by John De la Cruz and defeated Georgia 3-0 to advance …


Will Power takes splash of gas, wins IndyCar race at Gateway

Will Power took a splash of fuel late in Saturday night’s IndyCar race, allowing him to go wide open to the checkered flag and not only give team owner Roger …


UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 4:45 p.m.

Analysis: What we learned from the Seahawks’ 21-20 preseason loss to the Vikings

Michael Dickson wowed ‘em, K.J. Wright hit ‘em and David Moore and Brandon Marshall caught ‘em. The Seahawks may have taken another exhibition L, but a lively game left plenty …


UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 4:59 p.m.

Matt Calkins: Mariners and Jerry Dipoto seem stuck with this starting rotation after a lack of options

So as the Mariners chase the Astros and A’s for a playoff spot, I ask: Does this team have the starters to contend? Could Dipoto have done more to beef …


Old friends Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird meet as Storm faces Mercury

Considering their long history together in the WNBA, Phoenix’s Diana Taurasi and Seattle’s Sue Bird have rarely clashed in the postseason. Eight total games across more than 14 seasons of …


UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 3:39 p.m.

South Korea beats Japan 2-1 for a spot in LLWS championship

Choi Ji-hyung blasted his third home run of the Little League World Series, then struck out seven over 4 2/3 innings, giving South Korea a spot in the tournament championship …


Dream face Mystics with coach of year but missing Angel McCoughtry

The Atlanta Dream are back in the WNBA playoffs, guided by coach of the year Nicki Collen but missing the face of the franchise. When the Dream face the Washington …


UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 5:01 p.m.

Justin Allgaier takes Xfinity race at Road America

Justin Allgaier won the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Road America, pulling away over the final five laps to pick up his second victory in three weeks. Allgaier held a …


Lewis Hamilton masters rain to take pole position for Belgian GP

Lewis Hamilton again showed he’s the best driver in the rain by taking pole position for the Belgian Grand Prix on Saturday. The Mercedes driver saved his best for the …


Indians’ Scott Engler picks up first win as starter with plenty of support from teammates

It took him eight tries, but Scott Engler finally got his first win as a professional starting pitcher as the Spokane Indians beat the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes 10-2 on Friday, taking …


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 11:13 p.m.

Eleven on Eleven: taking a look at the toughest players Eastern Washington will face this season

Here are 11 individuals that could pose the most trouble for EWU.


UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 7:42 a.m.

Idaho Vandals take game-day approach to final scrimmage before opening week

With little more than a week to go before its season-opening game with Fresno State, Idaho loosened the training wheels a bit Friday.


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 10:28 p.m.

Idaho football: Kale Edwards leads Coeur d’Alene comeback over Rigby in opener

Kale Edwards connected with Colbey Nosworthy on an 8-yard touchdown pass with 57.9 seconds left and visiting Coeur d’Alene beat Rigby 29-26 after trailing by 19 in the third quarter.


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 11:06 p.m.

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UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 10:10 p.m.

Mitch Haniger, Erasmo Ramirez lead Mariners past Diamondbacks

Mitch Haniger hit his 21st homer and had three hits, Mike Zunino added a solo shot, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-3 on Friday night.


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 11:05 p.m.

MLB capsules: David Bote hits another winning HR, Cubs beat Reds 3-2 in 10th

Rookie David Bote struck again, connecting in the 10th inning for a game-ending home run that sent the Chicago Cubs over the Cincinnati Reds 3-2 on Friday for their third …


Youth sports notebook: Registration begins for Spokane Hoops EBL, formerly Spokane AAU basketball

Registration is underway for Spokane AAU basketball, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a jazzy new name – Spokane Hoops EBL.


College men’s soccer: Gonzaga opens season with tie at Bradley

Freshman Demitrius Kigeya scored his first career goal Friday and Gonzaga opened its men’s soccer season with a 2-all nonconference draw with Bradley in Peoria, Illinois.


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 10:21 p.m.

With Kirk Cousins early, Kyle Sloter late, Vikings top Seahawks 21-20

Kirk Cousins helped Minnesota’s offense make some progress by passing for 182 yards in the first half, and third-stringer Kyle Sloter threw for two fourth-quarter touchdowns as the Vikings rallied …


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 11:14 p.m.

NFL roundup: Adrian Peterson impresses for Redskins; Sam Darnold solid again

Adrian Peterson showed the Washington Redskins what they needed to see in his debut by rushing for 56 yards on 11 carries in a 29-17 loss to the Denver Broncos …


College women’s soccer: Morgan Crosby scores twice as coach Jeremy Clevenger picks up first win with Idaho

Morgan Crosby scored twice Friday and Idaho’s women’s soccer team defeated Grambling State 3-1 in Moscow, Idaho, to give first-year coach Jeremy Clevenger his first win with the Vandals.


Some well-paid veterans riding the bench as streaking Sounders now boast arguably their deepest team ever

The Sounders are now healthy and stacked with arguably the deepest lineup they’ve ever put on a field. And that’s made it tougher for even highly-paid veterans to see significant …


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 6:55 p.m.

Kent Jones, Scott Parel, Tom Pernice Jr. share Boeing Classic lead

Scott Parel, Tom Pernice Jr. and Kent Jones shot 7-under 65 to share the first-round lead in the PGA Tour Champions’ Boeing Classic. Darren Clarke and Chris DiMarco made their …


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 6:18 p.m.

Any Yang leads CP Women’s Open; Brooke Henderson shot back

Any Yang shot a 7-under 65 to take the second-round lead in the CP Women’s Open, a stroke ahead of Canadian star Brooke Henderson and Angel Yin at Wascana Country …


UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 1:03 p.m.

Frustrated northeast Washington politicians meet after judge blocks killing of Togo pack wolves

Politicians and ranchers in northeast Washington are chafing after two environmental groups from outside the state temporarily blocked the legal killing of members of the Togo wolf pack.


Yellowstone bear that attacked Washington boy won’t be captured, killed

Officials in Yellowstone National Park say they don’t plan to capture or kill a bear that injured a 10-year-old boy from Washington state.


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 8:48 p.m.

Jim Meehan: Spokane’s Alex Prugh celebrates PGA Tour card in style

The Web.com Tour does a cool ceremony every year after its final regular-season event, announcing the 25 players that secured PGA Tour cards for the following season.