Mariners looking good as spring season closes

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The Mariners are suddenly down to just 5-games left of the spring and are showing more signs of being a pretty good team. Seattle won its 5th game out of its last 6 with last night’s 3-nothing win over Arizona. Chris Flexin and four relievers combined on a 7-hit shutout. Flexin went 5-innings to earn the victory, allowing no runs on 3-hits with 4-strikeouts and a walk.

Manager Scott Servais says it’s the best Flexin has looked all spring…

Scott Servais on Arizona Win 2021-03-24

Scott Servais on Arizona Win 2021-03-24

The 26-year old Flexin is trying to make a Major League roster for the first time and says he feels he proved something with last night’s outing…

Chris Flexin on Arizona Win 2021-03-24

Chris Flexin on Arizona Win 2021-03-24

Seattle played small-ball offensively, manufacturing runs in each of the 1st, 7th and 8th. Seattle’s back home in Peoria today to face the Chicago Cubs. Justin Dunn will make his last start of the spring against Zach Davies. First pitch is at 6:40.

Hailey Van Lith living a dream while playing in the NCAA Tournament

The second round of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament continues today with Hailey Van Lith’s Louisville Cardinals in action…

Hailey Van Lith leads Louisville to second round of NCAA Tournament

Louisville faces Northwestern today at 2 o’clock on ESPN. Van Lith is coming off a 17-point game in the Cardinal’s opening-round win over Marist.

Hailey says she’s worked her whole life to experience something like this, even though it’s different in the face of a pandemic…

Hailey Van Lith on NCAA Tournament 2021-03-24

Hailey Van Lith on NCAA Tournament 2021-03-24

Van Lith says she and her teammates have the ability to score from anywhere and it’s up to each of them to find the open player…

Hailey Van Lith on Cardinal Shooting 2021-03-24

Hailey Van Lith on Cardinal Shooting 2021-03-24

Hailey had a lull in early February where the shots weren’t falling for her put picked it up during the ACC Tournament, including a career-high 24-points against Wake Forest. She says, for her, she just needs to keep playing…

Hailey Van Lith on Her Shooting 2021-03-24

Hailey Van Lith on Her Shooting 2021-03-24

You can watch Hailey and the Cardinals today at 2 o’clock on ESPN-2.

Brown and Flanagan lead Eastmont to win

Jayden Brown continues to score goals for the Eastmont Wildcats soccer team…

Prep Girls Soccer Scores

Brown scored 2 along with Kendall Flanagan’s 2-goals as Eastmont shut out Cashmere last night 4-nothing. In other action, Chelan beat Brewster 3-1. Bridgeport doubled up Liberty Bell 4-2. Manson topped Pateros 2-1. Quincy walloped Warden 7-nothing. And Ephrata eked out a 1-nothing win over Okanogan.

Watch volleyball tonight LIVE on NCWLIFE

We have LIVE sports tonight here on the NCWLIFE Channel…

NCWLIFE will broadcast Eastmont and Moses Lake Volleyball tonight

Eric Granstrom will be courtside at Eastmont High School tonight for our first volleyball broadcast in 519-days as the Wildcats host the Moses Lake Chiefs. Eastmont is 7-and-1 on the season while the Chiefs are having a rough season at 2-and-7.

Our pregame begins at 6:50 with the first serve set for 7 o’clock here on the NCWLIFE Channel.

Prep Volleyball Schedule

There are actually quite a few Wednesday night games tonight across North Central Washington. Cashmere travels to Wahluke at 6 o’clock. Other 7 o’clock matches have Okanogan at Ephrata, Chelan hosting Brewster and Manson’s at Oroville.

Seahawks sign 49er free agent defensive end

The Seahawks have agreed to terms to bring in free agent defensive end Kerry Hyder, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter…

Seahawks sign Kerry Hyder

According to the report, Hyder agreed to a 2-year, 6-and-a-half million-dollar deal with a 3rd year option. Hyder started 14 of 16 games for the 49ers last year, totaling 49-tackles, 8-and-a-half sacks, 18-quarterback hits and 10-tackles for a loss.

In other Seahawks news, Seattle is also bringing back defensive end Benson Mayowa. This follows last week’s re-signing of center Ethan Pocic and running back Chris Carson.