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Warriors rally to split with Hawks

A lackluster 6-3 opening loss to Columbia Basin is followed by a much better showing in WWCC’s 8-4 victory in the nightcap.

Warriors finish third at NCU Invitational

The Walla Walla Community College golf team finished third after the final round at the Northwest Christian Invitational on Tuesday.

Warriors in third place at Northwest Christian Invitational

The Walla Walla Community College golf team sits in third place after two rounds at the Northwest Christian University Invite on Monday.

Whitman celebration set Friday evening

The community is invited to a celebration of Whitman College’s women’s basketball team after its run to the NCAA Division III national championship game, as well as All-American swimmers Claire Collins and national champion Karl Mering, from 5-6:30 p.m. Friday at Sherwood Center.

Zags’ Graves takes over at Oregon

Kelly Graves has agreed to leave Gonzaga and become the new women’s basketball coach at Oregon, it was announced Monday.

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Whitman Cycling hosts Missionary Omnium

The Whitman Cycling Missionary Omnium took to the streets around the Missionary campus on Sunday.

Whitman women fourth at windy Spring Classic

KENNEWICK — If it wasn’t high winds, it was slick greens.

Rain delay can’t stop Missionary men vs. Bruins

VANCOUVER, Wash. — Whitman and George Fox were originally scheduled to contest their Northwest Conference men’s tennis match on Friday, in Newberg, Ore., on the Bruins’ campus.

Boxers end Whitmans’ 8-game baseball win streak

FOREST GROVE, Ore. — Whitman’s eight-game winning streak came to an end with a 5-3 loss to Pacific in a Northwest Conference baseball game here Sunday at Chuck Bafaro Stadium.

Wa-Hi grad Nelson shines at Stanford Invite

PALO ALTO, Calif. – Walla Walla High graduate Aaron Nelson continues his stellar running at Washington at the Stanford Invitational here Friday, running a 28:44.65 10,000-meter race.

Cougars complete baseball sweep of California

PULLMAN — Michael Monda’s infield single with two outs in the bottom of the 10th inning scored Patrick McGrath to give host Washington State a 6-5 baseball victory over California on Sunday.

DeBaugh throws no-hitter; Warriors sweep Big Bend

The Walla Walla Community College softball team dropped a pair of games to red-hot Spokane Friday night, but rebounded with a pair of slugfest mercy-rule wins over Big Bend Saturday, 9-1 and 12-0.

Warriors stumble against CBC

A pair of sour innings left Walla Walla Community College tasting defeat in an NWAACC baseball doubleheader against Columbia Basin College Saturday.

Whitman baseball wins eight straight

Solid starting pitching proved to be a catalyst for red-hot Whitman on Saturday in both ends of a Northwest Conference baseball doubleheader with Pacific at Chuck Bafaro Stadium.

Whitman tennis blanks Bruins, 9-0

No. 23 nationally-ranked and Northwest Conference-leading Whitman snapped a three-match losing streak Friday afternoon with a 9-0 blanking of visiting George Fox.