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WWU’s Evan Needham named GCAA All-America Scholar

Viking earned GNAC all-star honors on course and classroom

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Storm upend Sparks 73-66

Tina Thompson scored 23 points after being selected to a record ninth All-Star game as a replacement for injured Brittney Griner,

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Mariners place Zunino on DL with hand fracture

Zunino will undergo surgery next week.

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Washington football practices closed to the public

Construction still ongoing at the new Husky Stadium.

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Bells win opener in Wenatchee

6-2 first inning lead lasts the rest of the night

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M’s skipper Eric Wedge suffers stroke

Wedge to miss the next 3 series. Bench coach Robbie Thompson will continue to fill in as manager.

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As many as eight former Eagles could be in NFL camps

Nicholas Edwards and Nathan Overbay still trying to secure roster spots to join six former EWU players in the NFL and another six currently playing in the CFL.

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Falcons, former Husky Desmond Trufant agree on contract

Atlanta traded up eight spots in a deal with St. Louis to draft CB Trufant out of the University of Washington.

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Ex-UW player suspected in Bank Robbery

Ex-Husky WR Luther Leonard spent most of his career at UW on the scout squad.

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No Storm players in the All-Star Game

First time Seattle hasn’t had an All-Star

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Emmert supports more efficient, effective NCAA

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NCAA President Mark Emmert answers a question at a news conference Sunday, April 6, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

NCAA President Mark Emmert believes college sports can address the concerns of union organizers without changing the entire model.

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Seattle signs Trufant, CB expected to retire

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Seattle announced the signing Wednesday and said Trufant was expected to announce his intentions during a news conference Thursday.

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For Wrigley, it’s party of a century

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Jake Schrum, 10, of Cedar Lake, Ind., holds a sign during the fifth inning of a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and the Arizona Diamondbacks at Wrigley Field in Chicago on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.

Exactly 100 years after the Chicago Federals pounded the Kansas City Packers in the first game at the Chicago ballpark, Wrigley got quite the birthday bash on Wednesday afternoon

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Seager’s 2 HRs give Seattle 5-3 win over Houston 

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Mariners snap a 8 game losing streak to avoid AL West cellar.

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Tracy McGrady signs with baseball team

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Retired NBA All-Star Tracy McGrady throws a pitch at the Sugar Land Skeeters baseball stadium Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Sugar Land, Texas. McGrady hopes to try out as a pitcher for the independent Atlantic League Skeeters.

The former NBA star signed Wednesday to pitch for the Sugar Land Skeeters in the independent Atlantic League.