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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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