Seahawks hand Coach Carroll a birthday win


Russell Wilson threw for 300 yards and 3-touchdowns to lead Seattle to a 28-26 road win at Pittsburgh Sunday. For Coach Pete Carroll, it was a milestone achievement on a very special day. Russell Wilson made the announcement in the locker room after the game…

Pete Carroll Birthday Win 2019-09-15

Pete Carroll Birthday Win 2019-09-15

Wilson completed 29 of his 35 passes for 300-yards with two touchdowns to Will Dissly and another to D.K. Metcalf. Rashaad Penny scored Seattle’s other touchdown on the ground as the Seahawks improved to 2-and-oh on the season and return home to host New Orleans Sunday at 1:25.

Cougars and Huskies post victories

Going back to the college football weekend…

College Football Scoreboard

Jacob Eason threw for three touchdowns and Richard Newton rushed for three more as #24 Washington had no trouble with Hawaii, winning 52-20.

Eastern jumped out to a 28-7 1st quarter lead, but Jacksonville State came all the way back to beat the Eagles 49-45.

Visiting Ferris State rolled up 627 yards of offense and crushed Central Washington 62-28.

On Friday, Washington State’s Anthony Gordon threw three touchdowns passes and Brandon Carconado had 9-receptions for 115-yards as the Cougars topped Houston 31-28.

Eastmont and Wenatchee both post large victories in prep football

Also on Friday on the Les Schwab Prep Football Scoreboard…

Prep Football Scoreboard

Eastmont had little trouble with Pasco, beating the Bulldogs 50-to-26. Wenatchee also defended its home field Friday, topping Lewiston 56-21.

Moses Lake fell at Mt. Spokane 34-13. Cashmere traveled west and beat Sultan 42-7. Cascade won a close one with Ephrata 10-7. Chelan had no trouble with Warden, winning 49-20.

Quincy got the better of Brewster 35-25. And Tonasket topped Manson 38-13. And Waterville-Mansfield dropped its homecoming game to Liberty Bell 32-6.

Eastmont ties while Wenatchee and Cashmere both post soccer victories

In girls soccer on Saturday…

Prep Girls Soccer Scoreboard

Eastmont traveled to Hazen and came away with a 2-all tie. Wenatchee topped Ingraham 2-to-1. The Chiefs fell to Post Falls 2-1. Cascade was blanked on the road at Seattle Academy 2-nil. And Cashmere continues scoring a ton of goals this season, downing Prosser 6-nil.

Wild split with Vernon

The Wenatchee Wild went 1-and-1 over the weekend against the Vernon Vipers…

Wenatchee Wild splits with Vernon

On Friday, Jack Bayless and Brian Adams each found the back of the net in Wenatchee’s 2-1 win over the Vipers. Daniel Chenard turned away 27-of-28 shots as the Wild improved to 3-and-oh on the season.

Wenatchee Wild vs Vernon Highlights 2019-09-13

Wenatchee Wild vs Vernon Highlights 2019-09-13

Saturday’s was a back-and-forth contest with Quinn Emerson giving Wenatchee the lead over half-way into the second period. The Vipers came back with a goal to end the 2nd and another to start the 3rd to take a 2-1 lead. But Wenatchee quickly countered on Bayless’s second goal of the weekend.

The teams would play to a 2-2 tie in regulation and through one overtime before Vernon would win in it a shootout 3-2.

Wenatchee Wild vs Vernon Highlights 2019-09-14

Wenatchee Wild vs Vernon Highlights 2019-09-14

The Wild continue their homestand Friday against Trail and Saturday against Merritt at the Town Toyota Center.

Mariners take two of three from White Sox

The Mariners earned a walk-off walk win over the Chicago White Sox Sunday at T-Mobile Park 11-to-10…

Mariners top White Sox 11-10

Tom Murphy concluded the high-scoring affair with a bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the 9th to give Seattle two out of three wins in the weekend series.

The Mariners squandered an early 5-nothing lead by allowing 8-runs in the 5th. But Kyle Lewis hit a 3-run home run in a 5-run rally in the 8th to tie the game at 10.

Seattle’s off until tomorrow when it begins an inter-league series at Pittsburgh at 4:05.

Houston and Oakland continue winning ways

On the Les Schwab American League West scoreboard on Sunday…

American League West Scoreboard

Josh Reddick went 5-for-5 with 3-RBI’s to lead Houston past Kansas City 12-3.

Marcus Simien and Matt Chapman homered to lead Oakland past Texas 6-to-1.

Albert Pujols hit a three run home run and stole a base to help the Angels top the Rays 6-4.

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Eric Granstrom
Eric comes to NCWLIFE Channel after a 26-year career in radio, having most-recently served as the Producer of the Seahawks Radio Network; Weekend Sports Anchor on KOMO AM1000 in Seattle; and Program Director of KKRV 104.7FM/KWIQ 100.3FM/KKRT 900AM in Wenatchee and Moses Lake. Eric is an avid outdoorsman, hunting and fishing throughout the northwest, including co-hosting, filming and producing Dave Graybill’s “Fishing Magician TV.” Eric lives in East Wenatchee with his wife, Marion and has one daughter, Gracie (21) and two stepsons Trent (26) and Taylor (21).