Andy Avgi scored 33 points Saturday for No. 24 Western Oregon, which solidified its first-place standing in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference men’s basketball standings with a 94-84 double-overtime home win over second-place Seattle Pacific.
Political leaders, Hall of Fame ballplayers and dozens of ordinary Chicagoans bade a poignant but uplifting farewell Saturday to Ernie Banks, a Chicago Cubs infielder whose slugging and unflagging optimism made him an ambassador for his team and his city.
The Washington State Ferries has announced that for Super Bowl Sunday only, all 24 ferries will be renamed for Seattle Seahawks players. Passengers traveling between Coleman Dock in Seattle and Winslow on Bainbridge Island might be traveling on the M/V Marshawn Lynch or the M/V Jermaine Kearse, inst