A scheduling conflict at CenturyLink Field (formerly known as Qwest Field) has caused the cancellation of the annual Battle in Seattle football game between Central Washington University and Western Oregon University. The game had been scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 8.
Instead of playing in Seattle for the ninth consecutive year, CWU will now move the scheduled game against WOU to Tomlinson Stadium on the Ellensburg campus on Oct. 8, with kickoff tentatively set for 1 p.m. Feasible arrangements to keep the game in Seattle at an alternative location could not be secured, necessitating the relocation of the game to CWU. (READ MORE…)