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FC Dallas players pose for the traditional team portrait Wednesday, May 7, 2014, before an MLS soccer match in Seattle.

Texeira scores twice, FC Dallas beats Seattle

FC Dallas (14-10-6) avenged two early season losses to Seattle (17-9-3) and beat the Sounders for only the second time in the last 10 meetings.

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Mark Buehrle throws during the second inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, July 11, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Buehrle gets win, Jays beat Mariners

Mark Buehrle pitched 8 shutout innings, Ryan Goins drove in the only run and the Blue Jays pushed Seattle closer to playoff elimination

Harrington Field at Western Washington University. Photo from @WWU Twitter account

Soccer: WWU’s Harrington Field dedication Saturday

Ceremony to begin at 6:40 p.m. The WWU women entertain Western Oregon University at 4 p.m. and the Viking men host Montana State University Billings at 7:20 p.m

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5 Whatcom County prep football teams in AP Poll

Lynden remains number 1 in the 2A ranks with Sedro Woolley out of the Northwest Conference chasing them at number 7.

Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker (10) passes against the Cincinnati Bengals in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in Cincinnati.

Injured wrist keeps Tennessee QB out of practice

Whether Locker plays against the Indianapolis Colts will depend on how much he heals up by Sunday.

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Kam Chancellor named NFC Defensive Player of the Week

Chancellor had nine tackles and an interception in Sunday's 26-to-20 overtime win over the Denver Broncos at CenturyLink Field.

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Prep results from Tuesday

A full day of soccer, volleyball and swimming action

Canucks fans

Horvat nets winner as Canucks top Sharks 4-2

The Vancouver Canucks got a win over the San Jose Sharks in a split-squad game Tuesday night that kicked off the preseason for both teams.

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WWU golf teams both finish 4th at invitational tournaments

Viking men fourth at 43rd Annual WWU Invitational as UBC defends title with tourney-record 35-under par 829. Women fourth at WNMU Invitational. WWU freshman Jenn Paul ties for sixth in collegiate debut.

FILE - In this July 27, 2010, file photo, former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf is shown in Holter Lake, Mont. Authorities say Leaf was arrested in his Montana hometown on burglary and drug possession charges on Friday, March 30, 2012.

Board to release Ryan Leaf to Texas officials

Montana's parole board has decided to release former WSU QB Ryan Leaf to authorities in Texas, for violating his probation.

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Sue Bird 1st 4-time player on US basketball roster

The Seattle Storm star point guard won gold medals in 2002 and 2010 and a bronze medal in 2006 with Team USA.

U.S. women's soccer team goalkeeper Hope Solo appears in Kirkland Municipal Court on Monday, June 23, 2014, in connection with her domestic violence arrest at her sister's home in Kirkland, Wash.

USOC CEO weighs in on Hope Solo charges

Solo faces two misdemeanor counts of fourth-degree domestic violence stemming from a June 21 altercation with her sister-in-law and her 17-year-old nephew at a party in Washington state.

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Washington signs top QB recruit

Husky coach Chris Petersen announced that Jake Browning, a top-ranked quarterback recruit, has signed financial-aid paperwork with Washington.

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Prep tennis and soccer scores from Monday

Sehome volleyball #2 in first state poll

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck, left, meets with Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson following an NFL football game in Indianapolis, Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013. The Colts defeated the Seahawks 34-28.

Denver CB Harris: “Wilson better than Luck”

Broncos cornerback Chris Harris declared after Seattle's 26-20 win that Russell Wilson is better than Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck.

Washington running back Jesse Callier cheers from the bench during an NCAA college football game between Washington and Illinois Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Seattle.

Husky RB Callier out for season

Washington running back Jesse Callier is out for the season after rupturing his achilles, the team announced Monday.

Toronto Blue Jays manager John Gibbons watches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Bautista homers, Jays rout Mariners

J.A. Happ won for the first time in four starts and the Toronto Blue Jays dealt a blow to Seattle's wild card hopes

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WWU players earn individual honors

Men's soccer player Marcus Tinsley, men's golfer Anthony Allen and volleyballer Samantha Hutchinson earned individual honors from the GNAC.

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Silvertips acquire Scherbak

The Everett Silvertips have acquired NHL first-round draft pick Nikita Scherbak in a trade with the Saskatoon Blades, the team announced on Monday.

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WWU women and men both 4th after 1st day at invites

Both the Viking men's and women's sit in 4th place after day one play. The men are playing in the 43rd Annual WWU Invitational and the women are at the WNMU Invite

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US women rout Angola to finish pool play 3-0

USA's Sue Bird shares a light moment with teammate Maya Moore before a women's exhibition basketball game against Canada, Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Bridgeport, Conn.

U.S. women's national team routed of Angola on Tuesday night and close out preliminary play at the women's world championship.

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Mariners to be aggressive adding bats in offseason

New Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon, right, answers a question as general manager Jack Zduriencik looks on at a news conference introducing McClendon Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, in Seattle. McClendon spent eight patient seasons as a coach waiting for another opportunity to be a major league manager after his stint in Pittsburgh. The Mariners are giving McClendon that chance and formally introduced him on Thursday as their new manager.

After narrowly missing the postseason, the Mariners say they will raise payroll in 2015 and aggressively pursue offense during the offseason.

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Middle school team runs ‘Ugly Kardashian’ trick play

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Lewis and Clark Middle School's football team gets tricky with a special play called the "Ugly Kardashian."

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Michigan AD apologizes for mistakes with QB injury

University of Michigan Athletic Director Dave Brandon, left, stands with new head football coach Brady Hoke at a news conference in Ann Arbor, Mich., Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011. Hoke becomes the 19th coach in the 131-year history of Michigan football and arrives in Ann Arbor after spending the past eight seasons as a head coach at Ball State and San Diego State.

Michigan A.D. Dave Brandon says a "serious lack of communication" led to ailing quarterback Shane Morris playing when he should not have.

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Raiders make Tony Sparano interim coach

Oakland Raiders assistant head coach Tony Sparano looks on before an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in East Rutherford, N.J.

The Oakland Raiders have promoted offensive line coach Tony Sparano to interim coach to replace the fired Dennis Allen.