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Royals clinch AL Central by beating Mariners 10-4

It's the Royals first division title since 1985, when they won the AL West en route to their only World Series championship.

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Seattle wins WNBA lottery for UConn’s Breanna Stewart

Stewart said before the lottery that she looks forward to bringing a spark to whatever team she plays for next summer.


Bennett brothers on opposite sides when Seahawks face Bears

It's just the third time the brothers have had to play against each other in the regular season since the two entered the league — Martellus in 2008 and Michael in 2009.


Bears QB Jimmy Clausen looking more like starter vs Seattle

The Bears are not expected to officially announce Clausen as the starting quarterback until Friday. But he is doing all the first-team work while Jay Cutler nurses a strained hamstring.


Will the Seahawks get Jimmy Graham the ball this Sunday?

Seahawks tight end Jimmy Graham reportedly "hates" his role in Seattle's offense. Offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell and quarterback Russell Wilson don't seem to be concerned.

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Memorial service for fallen WWU student athlete scheduled

WWU sprinter Alex Binkerd passed away suddenly on September 23rd. Bellingham Police are investigating.

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Former Husky Mark Brunell earns spot in Rose Bowl Hall of Fame

Brunell, who played in three Rose Bowls (1991, 1992, 1993), will be inducted in Pasadena on Dec. 30, along with classmates Fritz Pollard (Brown), Tyrone Wheatley (Michigan) and Jim Muldoon (Pac-10 Conference).

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All three city boys tennis teams get victories

Meridian boys and girls cross country teams get meet wins

Notre Dame's Jewell Loyd, right, holds up a Seattle Storm jersey with WNBA president Laurel J. Richie after the Storm selected Loyd as the No. 1 pick in the WNBA basketball draft, Thursday, April 16, 2015, in Uncasville, Conn.

Seattle’s Jewell Loyd is WNBA rookie of the year

Loyd was the No. 1 pick in the WNBA draft in April after forgoing her senior year at Notre Dame.

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Sounders reach CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals

With a victory over Vancouver Wednesday, Seattle completed Group F play at 2-1-1 and seven points.


Cain gets winning hit in 10th, Royals rally past Mariners

The victory reduced the Royals' magic number to two for clinching the AL Central crown

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Richard Sherman is a “Good Guy” and has an award to prove it.

The outspoken Seahawks cornerback was presented with the 2015 Good Guy Award from the Pro Football Writers of America Wednesday.

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3 Whatcom County teams in AP poll; Lynden out for the first time in almost 10 years

Squalicum, Mount Baker and Lummi are in this week's AP poll. The Lions fall out after a loss to the Storm last week.

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Spokane chosen as host for skating event

The three-day event will feature 42 of the top figure skaters in the world competing in a format of Team North America vs. Team Europe vs. Team Asia.

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WWU womens’ soccer moves up seven spots to No.5 in NSCAA DII Top 25

5-1 Vikings face two GNAC foes this week, host Saint Martin’s Thursday

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Western offers counseling, support after death of student athlete Alex Binkerd

Police spokesman Bob Vander Yacht says Binkerd died early Wednesday morning after a night of drug use with friends and roommates. Vander Yacht won’t say what kind of drug Binkerd ingested.


Kam Chancellor says he is “happy to be back”

Chancellor evaded questions regarding the business of his holdout, he did make it clear he's glad he's returning to football.


PAC-12: No. 9 UCLA star LB Myles Jack out for year with knee injury

The former Bellevue High School star was injured during a non-contact drill near the end of Tuesday's practice. He had surgery Tuesday evening.

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Canucks drop second straight pre-season game

Sharks shut out Vancouver 4-0

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Girls soccer and volleyball results from Tuesday

Lynden volleyball gets sweep over Blaine

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