College Sports


Warrior baseball team splits with Yaks

Walla Walla drops its first East Region game to Yakima Valley, 8-6, after winning the opener.

Whitman men's golf team competes in Hawaii

The Whitman men’s golf team, led by junior Scott Martin, dropped 20 strokes between Thursday and Friday at the six-team Aloha tournament.

Hamilton, Simpson power WWCC softball past Wenatchee

Kendyl Hamilton and Brook Simpson clubbed two-run home runs Saturday afternoon as Walla Walla Community College posted a 6-3 victory over defending NWAACC champion Wenatchee Valley in the first game of an Eastern Region softball doubleheader at Warrior Field.

Whitman seniors won’t be easy to replace

Scoring, rebounding, you name it, graduation is certain to take a heavy toll on this year’s amazing Whitman College women’s basketball team.

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Robinson sends WWCC past Knights

Sophomore JJ Robinson hits three home runs in the doubleheader sweep against Wenatchee Valley.

Plum leads UW into quarters

Husky freshman Kelsey Plum scores 13 of the team’s final 19 points to lead Washington to a 62-55 win over San Diego State.

Youth in mix as WSU spring football camp opens

When the air horn sounds at 3 p.m. today and Washington State football coach Mike Leach gathers his team around him to begin the first of the Cougars’ spring football practices he’ll see a lot of new faces looking back at him.

Positions up for grabs for Cougars

With spring practices approaching, the defensive backfield is a major area of concern for the Cougars.

UW’s postseason continues with SD State

After beating Oregon, 93-85, the Huskies play for a spot in women’s NIT Elite 8 against San Diego State tonight.

South Carolina ends OSU’s run

South Carolina, the top seed in the Stanford region, stifles the Beavers, 78-69, in the NCAA tourney.

UW beats Oregon in WNIT

Washington restricts Oregon’s top-ranked offense to just 36 percent shooting in the 93-85 victory.

Moos gives insight on coach search

WSU’s athletic director says he expects the search for a basketball coach to be over within 10 to 14 days.

OSU on verge of Sweet 16

No. 9 Oregon State squares off with top-seeded South Carolina in the NCAA tournament tonight.

Wildcats way too much for Zags

SAN DIEGO — In the grand Gonzaga vision, Arizona would have gotten such an argument from the Zags in their NCAA tournament round-of-32 game here Sunday night that perhaps they’d feel a little fear about a face-losing defeat as a No. 1 seed.

Whitman ends with win over Bruins

NEWBERG, Ore. — Nationally-ranked George Fox got a complete-game three-hitter from Tom Zaronsinski, but Whitman College was able to escape with a victory in the weekend’s Northwest Conference baseball finale, 2-1, on Sunday.