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Seahawks fill multiple needs on final day of 2015 draft

The Seattle Seahawks were able to fill multiple needs on Day 3 of the NFL Draft, selecting three offensive linemen, two defensive backs and one defensive lineman on Saturday.

Washington State wide receiver Vince Mayle (15) catches the ball against Northwestern defensive back Ibraheim Campbell (44) during NCAA college football practice for the Senior Bowl, Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala.

Browns select WSU wide receiver Vince Mayle on Day 3 of draft

The 6-foot-2, 224-pound Mayle had 1,483 yards receiving and nine touchdowns in 2014. Some draft analysts questioned his hands.

Washington State defensive lineman Xavier Cooper runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015.

Browns select defensive tackle Cooper from Washington State

The Cleveland Browns made a trade to move back into the third round and selected Washington State defensive tackle Xavier Cooper.

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Seattle goes with dynamic WR/KR Tyler Lockett

Moving up in the third round, the Seattle Seahawks selected wide receiver/kick returner Tyler Lockett with the No. 69 pick in the NFL draft.

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Seattle goes with defensive line taking Michigan’s Clark

The Seattle Seahawks bolstered their defensive line by selecting Frank Clark from Michigan with the No. 63 overall pick in the second round of the NFL draft, despite a checkered past off the field.

New Seattle Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik speaks at a news conference introducing Lloyd 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.

Quentin announces retirement

Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jack Zduriencik announced that Carlos Quentin has decided to retire from baseball.

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Saints take Washington linebacker Kikaha with 2nd round pick

The New Orleans Saints have selected Washington outside linebacker Hau'oli Kikaha with their second-round draft pick, the 44th selection overall.

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Developers file details on proposed Tukwila arena

Developers of a privately funded arena in Tukwila have filed an environmental application containing details of the proposed facility.

The Bellingham Slam will play a WWU alumni squad on May 1, 2015 at Carver Gym

Slam to play WWU alumi in exhibition game

The Bellingham Slam will be returning to the court for at least one game this spring, as the team is organizing an exhibition contest to take place in Bellingham on Sunday, May 17.

Damian Lillard graduating from Weber State on May 1, 2015

Trail Blazers’ Damian Lillard receives college degree

Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard received his degree from Weber State on Friday morning, three years after entering the NBA.

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WWU racing three shells at Windermere Cup Regatta

The Western Washington University women's rowing team will race thee shells at the 29th Annual Windermere Cup races Saturday, May 2, on Lake Washington in Seattle.

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll, left, and general manager John Schneider, right, talk to reporters, Tuesday, May 6, 2014, in Renton, Wash., about the upcoming NFL football draft.

Seattle finally gets into the draft with 2 picks on Day 2

John Schneider and Pete Carroll can now get down to work using the Seattle Seahawks' 11 NFL draft picks.

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Thursday’s prep roundup

Check out Thursday scores from baseball, softball, and boys soccer

Western Washington University's softball team beat Saint Martins University 1-0, then lost 7-3 on Saturday, March 15, 2013, at Viking Field in Bellingham, Wash.

WWU softball falls in GNAC Tournament

No.2-seed WWU fell 6-1 to No.3-seed Montana State Billings in a first-round game on Thursday at the third annual GNAC Softball Tournament.

Houston Astros' pitcher Scott Feldman throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Wednesday, April 8, 2015, in Houston.

Mariners win streak comes to an end

Seattle falls to Houston in extra innings.

Washington linebacker Shaq Thompson (7) celebrates with James Atoe, right, after Thompson intercepted a pass and returned it for a touchdown in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Illinois, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Seattle. Washington beat Illinois 44-19.

Carolina selects Washington linebacker Shaq Thompson

The Carolina Panthers have selected versatile linebacker Shaq Thompson from Washington with the No. 25 overall pick in the NFL draft.

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.

Former UW cornerback Marcus Peters selected by Kansas City

The Kansas City Chiefs selected cornerback Marcus Peters with the No. 18 pick in the NFL draft Thursday night in an attempt to help their defense in the pass-happy AFC West.

Washington defensive lineman Danny Shelton bear hugs NFL Commissioner Roger Goddell at the 2015 NFL Draft

Cleveland takes Husky defensive lineman Danny Shelton

The Cleveland Browns selected Washington defensive tackle Danny Shelton with the No. 12 overall pick in the NFL draft on Thursday night.

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard

Trail Blazers’ Lillard to give graduation speech at Weber St

Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard will deliver an address when he graduates from Weber State on Friday.

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Report: Seahawks not expected to exercise option on Irvin

NBC Sports is reporting that per a league source, there is talk about a possible trade that would send Irvin to the Falcons.

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