Sports Watch 11-11-13
The state girls swimming and diving meets will take place this coming Friday at Saturday at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.
The Class 4A preliminaries begin at 9:45 a.m. Friday, followed by the 2A preliminaries at 2:30 p.m. and the 3A preliminaries at 6:15 p.m.
Finals will be held Saturday, with the 4A meet starting at 10 a.m., the 2A at 2:30 p.m. and the 3A at 6:30 p.m.
Tryouts for gymnastics start Tuesday of this week, with the other sports -- boys and girls basketball, wrestling and boys swimming -- getting underway next Monday.
The University of Washington Huskies play Friday this week, visiting the UCLA Bruins for a 6 p.m. game that can be seen on the ESPN 2 cable network.
Washington State University, meanwhile, goes to Arizona for 11 a.m. Saturday action to be carried on the Pac-12 network.
Washington's women's team is scheduled for a noon home game against Portland on Friday before hosting Seattle University next Tuesday.
Washington State University will visit Seattle this Tuesday before going to Hawaii for a 10 p.m. game Friday and then playing West Virginia at 3 p.m. Saturday.
The University of Washington hosts UC Irvine for an 8 p.m. game Thursday and then entertains Eastern Washington University at 5 p.m. Saturday. Both games can be seen on the Pac-12 network.
Washington State University hosts Lamar at 9:30 p.m. Saturday in a game carried on the Pac-12 network.
The Seattle Seahawks entertain the Minnesota Vikings for a 1:25 National Football League game at CenturyLink Field this coming Sunday.
Channel 13 will televise the action for the 9-1 high-flying Seahawks.
Seattle is in Portland for 7 p.m. Western Hockey League action Tuesday before going to Victoria to play 7:05 p.m. matches Friday and Saturday. The Thunderbirds come home to Showare Center in Kent to play the Kelowna Rockets in a half price game at 7:05 p.m. Tuesday.