MELBOURNE — Iron-willed Czech Tomas Berdych ended eight years of tyranny under nemesis Rafa Nadal to storm into the Australian Open semifinals earlier today before his next opponent, Andy Murray, restored British colonial rule to the floodlit center court.
WENATCHEE — Moses Lake senior guard Mitch Hohman drilled the go-ahead and eventual game-winning 3-pointer with 3.5 seconds left as the Chiefs beat host Wenatchee 75-73 in a double-overtime thriller at Wenatchee High School on Friday.
FAIRBANKS. Alaska — As if Alaska wasn’t cold enough. The Wenatchee Wild received a chilly welcome from their former division foes as the Fairbanks Ice Dogs beat blew them out, by hockey standards, 7-1 Friday at the Big Dipper Ice Arena.
BOULDER, Colo. — With the game clock racing to zero and Wesley Gordon blocking his path to the basket, Andrew Andrews used a crossover dribble and hesitation move that froze the 6-foot-9 Colorado forward and created enough space to get off one final shot.
MELBOURNE — Rafa Nadal restored a semblance of order to the Australian Open earlier today after Italian Andreas Seppi sent shockwaves through the tournament by toppling Roger Federer in one of the greatest Melbourne Park upsets in recent memory.