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Most important figure at US Open not even playing

Davis is the head of the USGA and the man largely responsible for this major championship coming to Chambers Bay

Phil Mickelson tips his hat after making a putt on the first hole during the third round of the Memorial golf tournament Saturday, May 31, 2014, in Dublin, Ohio. Mickelson says he's co-operating in an insider trading investigation involving him, investor Carl Icahn and Las Vegas gambler Billy Walters but maintains he did nothing wrong. Mickelson's manager confirmed Saturday that the investigation was the same outlined in reports in several newspapers, including the Wall Street Journal.

Mickelson arrives at US Open at Chambers Bay still seeking elusive title

Mickelson is hopeful that this could be the year he completes the career grand slam.

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Bells get 9th inning heroics to beat Walla Walla

Teams continue series tonight at Joe Martin Field

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Post 7 gets road win over Juanita

David Stealy gets the complete game victory on the mound

Portland Timbers head coach Caleb Porter gives a thumbs-up to supporters as he walks onto the pitch for the first half of a MLS soccer match against the Seattle Sounders, Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, in Seattle.

Wallace’s extra-time goal helps Timbers beat Sounders

Rodney Wallace scored in the 10th minute of extra time to help the Portland Timbers beat the Seattle Sounders 3-1 in a fourth round U.S. Open Cup game Tuesday night.

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Gray scores 16 points to lead Sun over Storm 79-58

Chelsea Gray scored 16 points and Connecticut beat the Seattle Storm 79-58 on Tuesday night for the Sun's fourth straight victory.

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WWU assistant Jessica Ventoza named head softball coach at Cal State Stanislaus

Vikings were 60-32, made two trips to GNAC tourney during her tenure

Seattle Seahawks' Tarvaris Jackson warms-up on the field before an NFL football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, in Seattle.

Seahawks officially sign backup QB Tarvaris Jackson

Jackson gives Seattle depth after the team went through most of the offseason with just Wilson and second-year free agent R.J. Archer on the roster after B.J. Daniels was moved from quarterback to wide receiver.


Giants snap 9-game home skid with 6-2 win over Mariners

Tim Lincecum (7-3) allowed two runs and five hits in 5 2/3 innings to get the win in his second start against his hometown team.

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson tries to avoid the rush of Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Clay Matthews (52) during the first half of an NFL preseason football game Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Green Bay, Wis.

Russell Wilson to play with an insurance policy

ESPN's Adam Schefter is reporting the Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson will play the 2015 season with an insurance policy worth "millions" in case of a career-ending injury.

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Bells open home series vs. Sweets tonight

Andrew Kemmerer makes his second start of the year for Bellingham.

Ryan Moore, left, of Puyallup, Wash., tees off on the 18th hole, Thursday, June 11, 2015, during a practice round at Chambers Bay in University Place, Wash. Moore will be competing as Chambers Bay hosts the U.S. Open Championship next week.

Ryan Moore takes role of hometown favorite with US Open coming to Chambers Bay

At age 32, Ryan Moore is arguably the most successful golfer from the Seattle region since Fred Couples.

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman speaks at an NFL football news conference Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, in Renton, Wash. The Seahawks play the Denver Broncos in the Super Bowl on Feb. 2.

Richard Sherman selected as PFWA Good Guy Award winner

Sherman is the second consecutive member of the Seahawks to receive the honor from the PFWA

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Top Mariner prospect Alex Jackson coming to Everett

Jackson was the #6 overall pick in 2014 draft

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Taijuan Walker throws against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the first inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles, Wednesday, April 15, 2015.

Seager homers, Walker shuts down Giants as Mariners win 5-1

Kyle Seager hit his 11th home run with a solo shot in the eighth, Taijuan Walker struck out six in seven innings, and the Seattle Mariners beat the San Francisco Giants 5-1 on Monday night.

Boston Red Sox's Grady Sizemore watches his ball hit to Cleveland Indians' Asdrubal Cabrera in the ninth inning of a baseball game, Monday, June 2, 2014, in Cleveland. The Indians defeated the Red Sox 3-2.

Everett’s own Sizemore signs with Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays have signed outfielder, and Everett native, Grady Sizemore to a minor league contract.

Washington wide receiver Kasen Williams (2) is tackled by Arizona State defensive back Robert Nelson during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, in Tempe, Ariz.

Seahawks sign former UW receiver Kasen Williams

The Seahawks asked Williams to join their rookie mini-camp as a tryout player and he impressed the franchise.

Robert Streb walks to the 11th tee during a practice round for the U.S. Open golf tournament at Chambers Bay, Monday, June 15, 2015, in University Place, Wash.

The courtship of Chambers Bay at US Open

Because Chambers Bay is so unknown to many players, Monday's practice rounds were busier than a normal Monday at the U.S. Open.

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Post 7 splits doubleheader with Lakeside

7-4 win follows 3-2 loss at Joe Martin Field

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Bellingham Bells Take Game and Series in Klamath Falls

A crazy ending to a crazy series as the Bells defeated the Klamath Falls Gems 9-6 at Kiger Stadium Sunday…

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