Local Sports


Warrior golfers lead at NWAC Championships

TACOMA — Walla Walla Community College’s men’s golfers put together the round they’ve been looking for all season long, and it put the Warriors at the top of the leaderboard after the first round of the NWAC Championships at Oakbrook Country Club on Sunday.

Helix girls win District 3 track championship

MORO, Ore. — The Helix girls track and field team won the District 3 championship here on Saturday.

Fourth annual PEO Golf Tourney slated May 30

MILTON-FREEWATER — The fourth annual PEO Golf Tournament to benefit grants and scholarshops for women in the community is set for 11 a.m. on May 30 at the Milton-Freewater Municipal Golf Course.

Blue Devil baseball wins regional title

Wa-Hi finishes with just three hits in the 5-3 victory over Gonzaga Prep.

Wa-Hi softball defuses Bombers, 15-9

After losing two games to Richland in the regular season, the Blue Devils bounce back in the district championship on Saturday.

Pioneers stay undefeated in GOL with sweep of Ontario

Stefanie Copeland celebrated McLoughlin High Senior Day by hitting her first ever home run for the Mac-Hi softball team. Copeland’s grand slam was a pivotal blast in the Pioneers doubleheader sweep of Ontario.

DeSales wins Southeast 2B title

Sophomore Kaylee Brown struck out 21 batters for the DeSales High School softball team Friday at the Mill Creek Sportsplex, helping the Irish to a pair of wins, including the 2B Southeast championship.

Dayton beats Asotin, falls to Irish

Dayton advanced to the regional tournament with a win over Asotin and a loss to DeSales at the Southeast 2B tournament on Friday at Murr Field.

Weston-McEwen sweeps Irrigon

The Weston-McEwen High School softball team wrapped up the regular season in style with a sweep of Irrigon on Saturday.

Touchet falls to A-C-H, Curlew

For only the second time in the past 19 seasons, the Touchet High School softball team will be staying home during the state tournament.

Pirates win two at sub-regionals

The Pomeroy baseball team advances to the regional round with wins over Odessa-Harrington and Curlew.

Pomeroy softball rallies past Tigers

Junior Zoe Kerne doubled home two runs and singled in another for the Pomeroy High School softball team, helping the Pirates bounce back from a loss and enjoy the second of two sub-regional playoffs in Medical Lake. Pomeroy lost its first game, 7-4 to Cusick, but rallied to win the second one against Republic, 10-9.

Wa-Hi shines at MCC track championships

Sophomore Alex Iben won an thrilling 1600-meter race Friday in Pasco, edging Jonah Sandoval of Richland by an eyelash in one of several highlights for Wa-Hi at the Mid-Columbia Conference track and field Championships.

Ontario capitalizes on Mac-Hi miscues

A combination of seven McLoughlin High School errors allowed Ontario to escape with a sweep on Saturday.

Warriors win first game at NWAC Super Regional

The WWCC baseball team plates two runs in the seventh inning to eke out a 3-2 win over Shoreline.