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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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.
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.
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…
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…
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.