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TUESDAY, DEC. 15, 2009

Shock add player, go searching for others

Jason Harmon, a defensive back/kick returner with AFL experience, has signed with Spokane. More on Harmon, a Michigan State product, here.And Spokane announced it will hold upcoming open player tryouts in Los Angeles and Atlanta. It's the first time the Shock has held tryouts outside…

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UI has sold 2,500 H-Bowl tickets

As of this afternoon, the University of Idaho has sold roughly 2,500 of its allotted 3,000 tickets to the Humanitarian Bowl, according to the UI ticket office. The Vandals play Bowling Green at 1:30 Pacific on Dec. 30 in Boise. The bowl's venue, Bronco Stadium,…

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Philadelphia Phillies' Cliff Lee pitches to the New York Yankees during the fifth inning of Game 1 of the Major League Baseball World Series Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009, in New York. (David Phillip / Associated Press)

What are the Mariners up to? 

OK, my bailiwick is prep sports, but I'm a fan, too. What are your thoughts about the Seattle Mariners and the moves they're involved in? Could this mean they've got a shot at bringing Jason Bay - former Zag and NIC Cardinal - back to…

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Bulldogs face Baylor, A&M

The lead item for this week's women's basketball notebook is Gonzaga's trip to Las Vegas, where the Bulldogs will gamble that they can keep up with a pair of Top 15 teams.I've filed way too many notes to get into Wednesday's paper but you can…

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Iupati named to AP All-America team 

Idaho left guard Mike Iupati today continued a banner few weeks of national recognitions by earning first-team Associated Press All-America honors. Iupati has been named to five All-America lists so far and is the Vandals' first player to get first-team recognition by the AP since…

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Today's classification breakdown day 21 

Today is the day for undecided schools to announce their decision whether to opt up or stay put allow the WIAA to breakdown enrollment classifications. The Greater Spokane League appears set with 10 teams next year - if East Valley school board votes to drop…

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