Local Sports


Walla Walla Bruins win state baseball title

The Walla Walla Bruins won the state American Legion AA tournament today, 4-3 over the Kennewick Dusters in Olympia.

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Drag racing heats up Walla Walla Drag Strip

Drag racing action heated up at the Walla Walla Drag Strip this weekend, with three days of racing.

Wa-Hi grad, EOU’s Reardon 10th in javelin at NAIA nationals

GULF SHORES, Ala. — Walla Walla High grad and Eastern Oregon University sophomore Logan Reardon finished 10th in the javelin at the NAIA Track and Field National Championships on Friday.

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Blue Devils must hurdle 1-loss G-Prep to make playoffs

With the regular season in its rearview, there’s only one thing separating the Walla Walla High School football team from the state playoff bracket:

WWVA volleyball coaches set to host youth camp

A volleyball camp for grades 3-8 will be at held at Rogers Adventist School from 10-11:30 a.m.

Thorsnes leads local golfers at Oregon Open Invitational

Wine Valley Golf Club’s John Thorsnes carded a 68 on the first day of the Senior Oregon Open Invitational at Wildhorse Resort and Casino on Tueday.

Early records 16th career hole-in-one on Vets’ sixth

Dennis Early registered the 16th hole-in-one of his many years on the golf course when he aced the No. 6 hole at Veterans Memorial Golf Course on May 24.

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New-look Sweets host Palouse River on Saturday

The Sweets Roller Girls’ first home bout of the season comes to the YMCA at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday.

Blue Mountain Sports Awards set for May 14th

Area high school and college athletes, coaches and teams will by honored for the 38th time at the annual Blue Mountain Sports Awards in conjunction with the Blue Mountain Youth Recognition Evening at 7 p.m. on May 14 at Baker Boyer Bank in Walla Walla.

Babe Ruth tryouts Saturday, Sunday at Howard-Tietan

Walla Walla Babe Ruth is having tryouts for boys ages 13-16 as of April 30 at noon on Saturday and 5 p.m. on Sunday at Howard-Tietan Park.

Walla Walla American Legion to have tryouts on Sunday

WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla American Legion Baseball is having tryouts at 4 p.m. Sunday at Walla Walla Community College’s field.

WWVA’s AcroKnights to perform at Blazers game

The Walla Walla Valley Academy AcroKnights team has been invited to perform during halftime at the Portland Trail Blazers game on March 20, as the Blazers play the Washington Wizards.

BMGSA softball signups now open

Walla Walla Parks and Recreation is currently taking registration for Blue Mountain Girls Softball Association players.

Local Little League sign-ups begin in late January

Pacific and Valley Little Leagues have 2014 sign-ups coming up.

Orb pic sparks mystery sound story

The Union-Bulletin published a story and photo of a mysterious orb captured on a smart-phone camera by an elk hunter in southwest Oregon in the Jan. 1 Diversions section.