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Veterans golf for free Tuesday at Vets Memorial

WALLA WALLA — Military veterans will be afforded free golf Tuesday at Veterans Memorial Golf Course in honor of Veterans Day.

W-P soccer onto quarterfinals

Waitsburg-Prescott stayed alive here Saturday in loser out Class 2B state soccer action. W-P posted a 4-1 win over Trout Lake to move onto the elite eight round.

Whitman volleyball finishes season

Whitman concluded its Northwest Conference volleyball season here Saturday on a victorious note. The Missionaries completed a week end sweep with a 3-1 win over George Fox. Whitman opened its last road trip of the season with a 3-0 sweep of Lewis & Clark on Friday.

Whitman women finish with winning league record

Brianna Brown pounded home the eventual game-winning goal in the 80th minute for Whitman College in its 2-1 victory over visiting George Fox University here Friday afternoon in a Northwest Conference women’s soccer contest that was the season finale for both teams.

Cox leads Wa-Hi in Pasco

The Walla Walla High School cross country team fielded a team of three runners — Isaac Mata, Courtney Cox and Erika Leinweber — here in the 5,000 meters at the 4A state meet Sun Willows golf course.

Waitsburg-Prescott runners compete at Sun Willows

Three District 9 athletes competed here Saturday at the State 1B/2B cross country championships.

Pomeroy wraps up volleyball district title

Pomeroy claimed the Southeast District B-1 championship here Saturday in 1B volleyball action.

Whitman soccer loses in season finale

Seven seniors stepped onto the pitch one final time for the Whitman College men’s soccer program as the Missionaries battled Northwest Conference leader Whitworth University here in the final game of the regular season.

Weston-McEwen football falls 6-0 in playoffs

Weston-McEwen made the nearly 300 mile trek to Halsey to open its Class 2A state football playoffs. The TigerScots came up just short as No. 6 ranked Central Linn pulled out a defensive struggle 6-0 win.

Mac-Hi boys soccer onto state semi-finals

The McLoughlin High School boys’ soccer team marched onward in its playoff quest Saturday with a 3-2 victory over the Sisters Outlaws on Sisters’ home pitch in the state quarterfinals.

Mac-Hi GOL players announced

The Greater Oregon League named its all league teams for fall sports Friday and McLoughlin High School was well represented.

Irish down Crusaders, 36-28

WALLA WALLA — DeSales running backs John Crowley and Isaiah Scheel combined to rush for 249 yards Friday night as the Irish completed their 2014 football season with a 36-28, cross-over victory over Northwest Christian at Ty Baffney Field.

Warriors sweep Treasure Valley

WALLA WALLA — The Warriors downed Treasure Valley in three sets at Walla Walla Community College’s Dietrich Dome Friday night.

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Waitsburg-Prescott routs Liberty

WAITSBURG — Waitsburg-Prescott led Liberty (Spangle) 14-7 after the first quarter here in their crossover playoff game Friday night. In the second quarter, W-P exploded to a 48-10 lead at halftime. In the second half, a running clock began when W-P took at 55-17 lead, and went on to win 62-24.

Blue Devils fall to Gonzaga Prep, 50-21

SPOKANE — After staying within one point up to halftime, Wa-Hi could only watch as Gonzaga Prep flexed its muscle through the second half.