Wenatchee travels to Duncan, B.C. for Games 3 & 4

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Game 3 of Wenatchee’s playoff series with Cowichan Valley is tonight at 7 o’clock…

Wenatchee Wild playoffs

The best-of-seven series is tied at a game apiece after the Capitals won Game 1 Friday 3-2 and the Wild won Game 2 Saturday 6-3.

Lifetime, Wenatchee is 3-oh-and-1 playing at the Island Savings Centre in Duncan, B.C. The Wild beat the Caps there earlier this season 4-3 in overtime. They beat them in October of 2017 in their house, also 4-3 in overtime. Wenatchee came out on top in January of 2017 5-nothing. And the first time the Wild played at Cowichan Valley was December of 2015, Wenatchee’s first year in the BCHL, with the game ending in a 2-2 tie in double overtime.

Arch Ecker has the call on 560 KPQ throughout North Central Washington and you can see the game on HockeyTV.com for a slight fee. We will have highlights tomorrow morning on Wake Up Wenatchee Valley.

Game 4 will be tomorrow night at 7 with Game 5 back in Wenatchee Friday at 7.

Wenatchee hosts West Valley soccer

The scheduled baseball game between Eastmont and Wenatchee at Rec. Park has been postponed, but there will be soccer next door in the Apple Bowl tonight…

Prep Soccer Schedule

Wenatchee is hosting West Valley in Big 9 soccer at 7 o’clock. Eastmont is on the road at Moses Lake, also at 7. Also, earlier in the day, Cashmere is at Okanogan with a 4:30 kickoff.

Baseball features games throughout region

On the prep baseball schedule today…

Prep Baseball Schedule

Cashmere has a doubleheader at Royal beginning at 3 o’clock. Cascade travels to Ephrata for a single game on the JV field at 4. And Waterville-Mansfield is at Manson starting at 4:30.

Eastmont and Wenatchee softball postponed

On the fast-pitch diamonds today…

Prep Softball Schedule

Waterville-Mansfield is at Manson at 4:30. 4:30 is also the start time for Cascade at Ephrata. And, Wenatchee and Eastmont has been postponed because Sterling is still a long way from being able to play on.

Teams travel for league tennis matches

They’ve cleared the tennis courts to allow play today…

Prep Tennis Schedule

Eastmont is at West Valley at 3 o’clock while Cascade travels to Cashmere at 4.

Mariners sweep Giants over weekend

The Mariners swept two games in the Tokyo Dome over the weekend against the Yomiuri Giants, including 6-5 Sunday…

Mariners

Ichiro thrilled the capacity crowd early in the game, displaying the cannon of an arm he still possesses…

Ichiro Cannon 2019-03-19

Mitch Hanniger’s 2-run home run tied it in the 7th. Backup catcher David Freitas broke the tie in the 8th…

David Freitas Go Ahead HR 2019-03-19

Back in Arizona, the Mariners have a split-squad game with the Chicago Cubs today before opening the season tomorrow and Thursday against Oakland in Yokyo…

Seattle vs Oakland in Tokyo

Marco Gonzales, after going 13-9 with a 4.00 ERA last season, gets the start to end the 10-year consecutive opening day start by Felix Hernandez. The A’s will counter with Mike Fiers, who went 12-and-8 last year with a 3.56 ERA. The first pitch is tomorrow morning at 2:35 and will be broadcast on ESPN TV.

Also tonight, the ceremonial first pitch will include former Mariner pitcher Kazuhiro Sasaki and catcher Kenji Johjima. And standing at the plate will be Hall of Famer Rickey Henderson.

For the second game Thursday morning, the ceremonial battery will be Keiichi Yabu throwing to Akinori Iwamura and standing at the plate will be Ken Griffey, Jr.