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WWU captures seventh straight GNAC All-Sports title

The Vikings tallied 188 points in winning their 11th overall GNAC all-sports title in 14 seasons.

Seattle Mariners' Brad Miller in action against the San Diego Padres in a baseball game Tuesday, May 12, 2015, in Seattle.

Brad Miller named American League Player of the Week

Miller hit .429 with 4 home runs in 6 games last week to earn second AL Player of the Week honor.

Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge walks on the court against the Los Angeles Lakers during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Tuesday, April 1, 2014.

Blazers’ LaMarcus Aldridge has surgery on left thumb

Aldridge is expected to be able to return to basketball activity in about eight weeks.

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll talks to reporters after NFL football practice, Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, in Renton, Wash. The Seahawks will play the Denver Broncos Feb. 2, 2014 in the Super Bowl.

Carroll says Irvin’s Atlanta comments misinterpreted

Coach spoke at USC Athletics Hall of Fame induction ceremony

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Bellingham Slam Beat WWU Alumni in Back to Bellingham Battle

Lukas Henne scored a game-high 25 points in the Back to Bellingham Battle to lead the Bellingham Slam to a 108-100 victory over a Western Washington University alumni squad.

Seattle Sounders head coach Sigi Schmid shakes hands with supporters following an international friendly soccer match against Club Tijuana, Tuesday, March 24, 2015, in Seattle.

Barrett scores twice, Sounders beat Whitecaps

Chad Barrett scored his first two goals of the season and the Seattle Sounders beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 2-0 on Saturday.

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UW softball falls to Alabama in NCAA regionals

The No. 20 University of Washington softball team was eliminated by No. 5 Alabama, 11-1, in NCAA regional action Sunday at Rhoads Stadium in Tuscaloosa.

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher James Paxton in action against the Minnesota Twins a baseball game Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Seattle.

James Paxton leads Mariners over Red Sox

James Paxton stretched his scoreless streak to a career-best 20 innings, and the Seattle Mariners defeated the Boston Red Sox 5-0 Sunday.

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WWU’s varsity eight places third at Pacific Coast Rowing Championships

Vikings’ top boat has best outing of season, finishes behind two PAC-12 entries.

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Meridian beats Nooksack for 1A baseball district 1/2 championship

Ferndale and Squalicum also join the Trojans and Pioneers advancing to state.

Washington defensive back Marcus Peters warms up before facing Colorado in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game in Boulder, Colo., on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014.

Chiefs sign final 3 draft picks, including former Husky Marcus Peters

Peters was kicked off the Washington Huskies after run-ins with coaches last year.

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Seattle signs DT T.Y. McGill; Tory Slater to injured reserve

The Seattle Seahawks have signed rookie defensive tackle T.Y. McGill to take the roster spot of injured defensive lineman Tory Slater.

Cleveland Browns defensive lineman Danny Shelton practices at NFL football minicamp in Berea, Ohio, Friday, May 8, 2015.

Browns sign top pick Danny Shelton to deal

The Browns have signed their two first-round draft picks, nose tackle Danny Shelton and offensive lineman Cameron Erving, to contracts.

Washington State quarterback Connor Halliday in action against Stanford in the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, in Seattle. Stanford won 55-17.

Retired? Former WSU star Halliday no longer a Redskin

John Keim of ESPN.com is reporting via Twitter that Halliday appears to be stepping away from football. The Washington Post is reporting Halliday has retired.

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Three local prep soccer teams eliminated at districts

Five county baseball teams have district games Saturday

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Joe Kelly delivers to the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 22, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Boston rallies in 9th for the victory over Seattle

Brock Holt doubled and scored the go ahead run on Rickie Weeks' error with one out in the ninth inning.

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King named new volleyball coach at Bellingham High School

The former WWU assistant coach inherits a Red Raider team that went 7-and-5 in Northwest Conference play and 10-and- 7 overall last season.

Seattle Seahawks' Robert Turbin stretches at an NFL football camp practice Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Seahawks’ Robert Turbin undergoes hip surgery

Backup Seattle Seahawks running back Robert Turbin underwent offseason hip surgery, but is expected back in time for the start of the 2015 regular season.

Seattle Storm's Noelle Quinn (45) and Angel Robinson reach for a ball with Atlanta Dream's Erika de Souza (14) in the first half of a WNBA basketball game between the Seattle Storm and Atlanta Dream Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, in Seattle.

Report: Storm suspends center Robinson’s contract

According to Jayda Evans of the Seattle Times, the Seattle Storm have suspended center Angel Robinson's contract due to her vying for a roster spot on Montenegro's national team.

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Seahawks LB Bruce Irvin says he’ll play for the Falcons in 2016

Irvin tells BlackSportsOnline.com, “Atlanta is where I want to be. Believe that.”

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