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SWX Beat Clicks - Aug. 31, 2013

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Walker Wins MLB Debut As M's Top Astros 7-1

Top prospect Taijuan Walker did not allow an earned run over five innings in his major league debut and Dustin Ackley had a career-high four hits with four RBIs to help the Seattle Mariners beat the Houston Astros 7-1 on Friday night.

The Diamond Cup Regatta On Lake Coeur d' Alene!

For the first time in 45 years, the heart-pounding hydroplane races are coming back to Lake Coeur D'Alene this weekend, with H1 unlimited boats racing at speeds of up to 200 miles per hour. If you decide to go you are in for quite the show!

Whitworth Basketball Adds Seven New Pirates

Whitworth men's basketball coach Matt Logie has announced the addition of seven new players who comprise the incoming class for 2013-14, in addition to a new assistant coach for this upcoming season.

Young Chiefs Fall to Winterhawks, 6-1

Rookie defenseman Matt Sozanski scored his first career WHL goal, but the Spokane Chiefs fell to the Portland Winterhawks 6-1 in Everett on Friday afternoon.

Powell Named Gonzaga Women's Assistant Coach

Gonzaga University women's basketball head coach Kelly Graves announced the hiring of current WNBA player and former Stanford University standout Nicole Powell as an assistant coach with the Bulldogs.

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    It's that time of year again, racing season officially kicks off this Saturday at the Spokane County Raceway with the first of 10, planned “Mud Bog” events. Mud Bog racing is a popular off-road motor sport where beefed up vehicles attempt to sprint through a large pit of…you guessed it…mud.>>
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  • Reviewing OOTP '15, Mariners Still Break Hearts in Baseball Video Game

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    This lengthy build-up leads me to one sincere question: Did the 2001 season doom the Seattle Mariners franchise? If the M's had won the World Series that year, would we be talking about a dynasty? Out of the Park Baseball 15 allows baseball fans to answer that question.
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    This lengthy build-up leads me to one sincere question: Did the 2001 season doom the Seattle Mariners franchise? If the M's had won the World Series that year, would we be talking about a dynasty? Out of the Park Baseball 15 allows baseball fans to answer that question.

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  • Behar, Local Drivers Prep for 2014 Season at SCR

    Behar, Local Drivers Prep for 2014 Season at SCR

    Nicole Behar ran hot laps with her Super Late Model team and other local teams at the Spokane County Raceway's Oval Track in preparation of the Yakima Apple Cup.Local companies and track supporters came to visit with the drivers and their teams and take a facilities tour of the improvements made to SCR.>>
    Nicole Behar ran hot laps with her Super Late Model team and other local teams at the Spokane County Raceway's Oval Track in preparation of the Yakima Apple Cup.Local companies and track supporters came to visit with the drivers and their teams and take a facilities tour of the improvements made to SCR.>>