Emily Thornton, Momo Calzadillas, Abby Pendergast lead Bears to state for first time in 10 years; trio played sports every season at Kiona-Benton; all 3 girls will move on to compete for NWAC East colleges
Brandon Browner is back with the Seattle Seahawks, wearing the same number as in the past, but playing a different position than when he became a founding member of the secondary known as the "Legion of Boom."
Regional champs Will Thompson, Maggie Fiocchi, Aoyama/Landby, Xantheas/Tan highlight local athletes. Bombers’ Upton/Sowers, Pe/Um, Li/Fisher to compete this weekend. Class 4A tournament to be played at Columbia Basin Racquet Club and Richland High, 3A’s at Tri-City Court Club, Kamiakin on Friday and Saturday
Eagles (20-0) will face defending champ Highland at 2 p.m. Friday in Sumner; Connell lost to Highland in state semifinals last year; Eagles loaded with all-league talent, including SCAC East MVP Josue Vargas in front of the net
Manchester United hired Jose Mourinho as its third manager in three years on Friday, entrusting the highly successful Portuguese coach with the job of restoring the status of England's most prestigious club.
Anticipation for the return of Yu Darvish has been building the past month but now is approaching its peak with the right-hander scheduled to start Saturday for the Texas Rangers for the first time since the summer of 2014.