For a quarter century, the Vancouver Lake Half Marathon has been a beacon of sorts for area runners, a reason to shake off winter rust and a chance to see just how far and how fast their legs can move them.
Spots in a world championship event will be on the line in August during a dragon boat racing regatta on Vancouver Lake. The 2015 Pacific Dragon Boat Association Championships will take place Aug. 1-2.
A five-run fifth inning carried Showtime Baseball college prep team to a 5-4 win over California Baseball Academy Marucci on Friday to open the Perfect Game MLK Championship, a college prospect showcase tournament in Glendale, Ariz.
Cole Sager of Seattle and Austin Stack of Medford, Ore., won three events and were in the top three in all but one to defend their title. Rory Zambard of Bellevue was a repeat champion in the women's competition.