KELOWNA, British Columbia — Life north of the border has been unkind to the Wenatchee AppleSox this summer. In their first road trip of the season, the Sox were swept by the Victoria HarbourCats June 7-9 in a three-game series on Vancouver Island. The Kelowna Falcons added to Wenatchee’s Canadian woes with a 6-4 win Tuesday before at 1,283 fans at Elks Stadium.
WALLA WALLA — Ephrata natives Andrew and Aaron Whalen both advanced deep into the Pacific Northwest Men’s Amateur Golf Championship over the weekend at Wine Valley Golf Club in Walla Walla. Andrew — who just completed his senior season at Northwestern University — finished second in the tournament, falling in the matchplay championship to rising UW sophomore Carl Yuan. Aaron — a rising sophomore at WSU — was eliminated by Yuan in the quarterfinals of the event.
NEW YORK — Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has been reinstated to the NFL on a conditional basis after meeting with commissioner Roger Goodell last week regarding his indefinite drug ban, the league announced Monday.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — The ball rolled a few yards outside the Seattle penalty box, the aftermath of an ill-advised backward pass. As it migrated toward the Sounders’ back line, a pair of defenders simply watched it spin. Sporting Kansas City forward Dom Dwyer swooped in, made a quick move and beat Seattle keeper Stefan Frei.