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Workshop this evening to prepare children for college

Pioneer Middle School will host a Moms’ Network parent workshop this evening. Tony Cabasco, dean of admission and financial aid at Whitman College, will share information with parents about how to prepare their child for college, and what local resources are available.

Female Athlete of the Week: Caitlin Duncan

Duncan scored 21 points in the Walla Walla Community College Warriors’ 56-50 loss to Yakima, and then put up 27 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in WWCC’s 67-36 rout of Wenatchee on Saturday.

Male Athlete of the Week: Carlos Angel

Angel led the Pioneers to their first Greater Oregon League victory of the year on Saturday in the Mac-Hi gym. He scored 18 points in the Pioneers’ 47-46 win over Ontario.

Dani Carlman — Walla Walla University basketball

Carlman scored 14 points, dished eight assists and grabbed four rebounds in the Wolves’ 65-52 win over Northwest Indian to open their own Hoops Classic. She then had 11 points and eight boards in the Classic title tilt as WWU won the tournament with a 67-64 victory over Salish Kootenai.

Patrick Giedeman — Wa-Hi swimming

Giedeman led the Blue Devil boys to a 99-84 dual meet victory over Wenatchee. He won the 500 free in a state-qualifying time of 5:00.73, and 24 seconds faster than any competitor, as well as winning the 200 Free and swimming on the winning 200 and 400 Free Wa-Hi relay teams.