Sports Briefs for Saturday, July 26


Klein eliminated in state semifinals

Hoquiam’s Gretchen Klein was eliminated in the semifinals of the Washington State Women’s Golf Association tournament on Thursday at Everett.

After earning medalist honors, Klein won her first two matches, completing a 5 and 4 victory over past champion Leslie Folsom of Seattle in a rain-suspended quarterfinal match Thursday. She lost to Cassie McKinley of Seattle, 3 and 2, in the semifinals later Thursday.

Grizzly Booster Club golf tournament set

The second annual Hoquiam Grizzly Booster Club golf tournament is scheduled for Aug. 23 at Highland Golf Course in Cosmopolis.

The four-person scramble tourney begin at 9 a.m. Prizes will be awarded. The $200 per team entry fee includes lunch following the round.

Proceeds from the tournament will used to assist Hoquiam High School activities.

The entry deadline is Aug. 20. Further information may be obtained by phoning 580-5576 (asking for Lori) or by emailing tlssmurphy@wildblue.net.

Bowmen schedule 3-D tournament

The Grays Harbor Bowmen will host the Bowhunters Dreams Marked 3-D competition Aug. 2-3 at the club range seven miles southwest of Aberdeen on Highway 105.

The course will feature 42 3-D animal targets on Aug. 2 and 28 targets the following day. Each animal will be placed on the course at marked distances, with aiming spots. Each archer will be shooting two arrows at each target, with varying points awarded for hitting the target in designated areas. Trophies will be awarded to the top three in each division. Targets will be in the shape of bison, moose, elk, caribou, deer, bear and smaller game.

Registration is open from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Aug. 2 and 8 to 10 a.m. the following day (for competitors shooting only on Sunday). All two-day competitors will begin their second round at 9 a.m. Sunday.

The registration fees at $15 for one day and $20 for both days. Juniors and families will receive discounted prices.

Further information may be obtained by contacting Steve Love at (206) 334-9847 or via email at idratherbehunting54@hotmail.com.

Baseball umpires to assemble

The Grays Harbor Baseball Umpires Association will meet at 7:30 p.m. Sunday in the upstairs portion of Top Foods Grocery in Aberdeen.

Further information may be obtained by contacting Bill McClelland at 249-5497.

UW’s Cyler Miles suspended for Hawaii game

Even before Chris Petersen took the podium at Pac-12 media day, the Washington coach set the agenda for the Huskies interview session when he told Seattle sports radio that he was suspending quarterback Cyler Miles for the season opener at Hawaii.

Miles was investigated but not charged after it was alleged that the Colorado native assaulted Seahawks fans following Seattle’s Super Bowl victory over Denver.

The quarterback, who played in eight games last season and started one, was also suspended from all team activities during Petersen’s first spring practice session since coming to UW from Boise State.

Daily World staff reports

 

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