March 8, 2014
March 8, 2014
Walla Walla High School’s Tyler Jones finished third and seventh in the 500 Free and 200 Free, respectively, at the 4A Boys State Championship on Saturday.
All four local competitors lost their opening matches at Mat Classic XXVI at the Tacoma Dome on Friday.
Bobbi Hazeltine and her Walla Walla Warriors will head into next week’s NWAACC Championships in Kennewick with a full head of steam after handing Columbia Basin its first league loss of the season.
Sophomore Dallas Reich scored a career-high 27 points Saturday afternoon in the Dietrich Dome, but it wasn’t enough to offset another Walla Walla defensive meltdown.
The Weston-McEwen boys held a one-point lead late in overtime, but poor free throw shooting and rebounding came back to haunt the TigerScots as they were eliminated from the Blue Mountain Conference basketball playoffs on Saturday.
The Walla Walla High School girls basketball team had its hands full with Central Valley’s Mariah Cunningham and Madison Hovren on Friday.
Keegan Shepard hit an early free throw to give Weston-McEwen’s girls a 1-0 lead over Union in the first game of the Blue Mountain Conference District tournament at Armand Larive Middle School here Friday.
The Pomeroy boys basketball team avenged their only two losses of the season and claimed the Southeast 1B district title against Garfield-Palouse on Friday.
Pomeroy sends Wyatt Hyer, Taylor Lewis and Everett Stevenson to the state tournament this weekend.
The battle lines are being drawn on the infield dirt for the second year of the Battle of the Badge charity baseball game.
Tyler Jones is the lone Blue Devil at the Class 4 state meet this weekend, where he is the top seed in the 500 Free and the 14th seed in the 200 Free.
Forward Jessica Siler scores 22 of her game-high 26 points in the second half, as WWCC overcomes a one-point halftime deficit.
The Warrior men’s team loses to Blue Mountain, 89-80, effectively ending their chance of postseason play.
Weston-McEwen volleyball, basketball and softball player Molly vonBorstel has signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Treasure Valley Community College in Ontario, Ore.
The IOC’s skating onslaught of 2014 meant we had multiple chances to watch ice dancing, a category I’ve always found ludicrous — more akin to “Skating with the Stars” than to any Olympic sport.
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