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Tigers take GOL match from Mac-Hi

La Grande jumps on top of the Pioneers early and rolls to a 25-17, 25-16, 25-9 victory.

Difficult (unfair?) schedule stymies M’s push

By the time the Seattle Mariners decided to take things into their own hands, it was too late.

Irish open SE2B play with win over Asotin

The DeSales High School volleyball team opened Southeast 2B play with a straight-set win over Asotin on Tuesday.

Wildcats gets past Indians in five sets

The Touchet and Colton High School volleyball teams exchanged wins through four sets, but the Wildcats won the decisive fifth set to take the match on Tuesday.

Pomeroy pulls out win over Tekoa-Oakesdale

The Pomeroy High School volleyball team pulled out a crucial fifth-set win to beat Tekoa-Oakesdale on Thursday.

Knights get 3-set win over Waitsburg-Prescott

The Walla Walla Valley Academy volleyball team improved to 2-0 in Southeast 2B play with a three-set win over Waitsburg-Prescott on Tuesday.

Dayton sweeps past Tri-Cities Prep

Dayton established itself early as a contender for the Southeast 2B District volleyball title here Tuesday as the Bulldogs took down Tri-Cities Prep 25-16, 25-13, 25-14 in their first league match of the season.

TigerScots dominate Irrigon, 25-4, 25-9, 25-11

Weston-McEwen had little difficulty in protecting its home court here Tuesday as the TigerScots dominated Irrigon 25-4, 25-9, 25-11 in a Columbia Basin Conference volleyball match.

Warrior women lose lead late, end up in 1-all tie with CBC

The Walla Walla Community College women’s soccer team watched a 1-0 lead disappear in the 88th minute against Columbia Basin College on Tuesday.

CBC takes win from WWCC men

Columbia Basin College soccer player Fredy Rodriguez scored the decisive goal in the 88th minute against Walla Walla Community College on Tuesday.

Braves edge Blue Devils, 1-0

Kamiakin won a Mid-Columbia Conference girls soccer match against Walla Walla, 1-0, at Lampson Stadium Tuesday.

W-P hands Mac-Hi boys 3-0 loss

Waitsburg-Prescott’s Ernesto Valdovinos scored two goals and assisted on another, as W-P beat McLoughlin High’s boys soccer team, 3-0, on Tuesday.

Mac-Hi girls shut out La Grande

Mac-Hi will attempt to take over sole possession of first place in the Greater Oregon League girls soccer standings here Saturday when the Pioneers entertain Ontario at 2 p.m. at Shockman Field.

M’s proud of playoff run, but not satisfied

Lloyd McClendon says some hitters took steps to improve, but wants to see more next season.

Bird helps US women to 119-44 rout of Angola

Nneka Ogwumike scored 18 points to lead the U.S. women’s national team to a record 119-44 rout of Angola and close out preliminary play at the women’s world championship.

Royals down A’s in dramatic fashion

Kansas City battles Oakland through 12 innings before taking the 9-8 victory to advance to face the Angels in an AL Division Series.

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps arrested for DUI

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested on a DUI charge early Tuesday, and officials said he was speeding and failed field sobriety tests when officers pulled him over.

Raiders promote OL coach Sparano to interim coach

The Oakland Raiders promoted offensive line coach Tony Sparano to interim coach on Tuesday, a day after firing head coach Dennis Allen.

FCC votes to end sports television blackouts

The FCC wants an end to sports blackouts.

Michigan makes changes to injury protocol amid turmoil

Michigan announced changes to its injury protocol, admitting it made a mistake in handling quarterback Shane Morris following a suspected concussion because of a “serious lack of communication” and “confusion” among the coaching staff.