After losing 15-5 to Pacific Thursday, Valley rebounds for a 7-3 victory and a District 5 championship.
WALLA WALLA — “If we are going to host that thing, we've got to be the team to get there," Valley 11-12 All-Star manager Sam Worth said of the Little League state tournament earlier in the District 5 playoff here at Pacific Little League complex. “That's
The Pacific 9-10s defeat Valley, 19-3, to earn a state berth. Pacific 11-12s won as well, forcing a district championship game.
WALLA WALLA — The Pacific 9-10s earned a state berth Thursday in District Five Little League baseball action at the Pacific Little League Complex.Pacific avenged a 7-3 Tuesday loss to Valley with a 19-3 win to claim the district title and a trip to Auburn
The Pacific 11-12s defeat Asotin County, 12-2, while the Valley 9-10s beat Pacific, 7-3, to set up a rematch in the title game.
WALLA WALLA — The preliminaries are over here at the District 5 Little League baseball tournament after Tuesday's games at the Pacific Complex.Walla Walla Pacific survived an 11-12 elimination battle and defeated Asotin County 12-2. In 9-10 action, Pacifi
Walla Walla Valley is just one win away from state after defeating Asotin County, 18-0.
WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla Valley took another step in earning a ticket across town here Monday in District 5 Little League baseball action.Valley Little League hosts the 11-12 state tournament beginning at the Eastgate facility July 21. Valley, with an 18
Pacific's 10-11 All-Stars punch a ticket to state with 11-8 win over Valley.
WALLA WALLA — One state ticket was punched here in second-day action at the District 5 Little League baseball tournament.In 10-11 All-Star action, Walla Walla Pacific hung on to oust Walla Walla Valley 11-8. Pacific will enter state play at Mill Creek on
The Pacific All-Stars defeat the Valley All-Stars in the 10-11 and 9-10 divisions.
WALLA WALLA — The battle for state berths began here Saturday at the Pacific Little League complex in District baseball play.Walla Walla Pacific and Walla Walla Valley are battling each other for one 10-11 state berth. Pacific moved within one win of the
Walla Walla avenges a 3-1 loss in its opener with Yakima Valley with a 10-hit, 8-2 victory in the nightcap.
WALLA WALLA — Yakima Valley's Kyle Dexter tossed a four hitter here at Ray Lane Field in the opener of a Central Washington Junior American Legion double header against the Walla Walla Bruins Friday night, and the Peppers claimed a 3-1 win
Wa-Hi wins the regional tournament much like it won the district last weekend, with a 9-2 win over Big Nine foe Richland.
SPOKANE — Last Saturday, Wa-Hi and Richland squared off in the district championship game. Fast forward one week, and the Bombers and Blue Devils met at Central Valley High School for the Regional 4A softball title.
Sam Harting's gem is backed at the plate as Dayton downs Liberty Christian, 9-2, in a district elimination game Tuesday.
DAYTON — Dayton unleashed a 13-hit attack and got a complete-game four hitter from Sam Harting in the circle to survive an elimination game here Tuesday in Southeast 2B district softball action.The Bulldogs scored three runs in the first inning and never
Wa-Hi advances to regional play after cruising past Wenatchee and rival Richland.
PASCO — Wa-Hi took another step in its defense of its state title here Saturday at the Pasco Trac facility in district softball play.The Blue Devils got a combined no-hitter from Alyson Ambler and Jordan Heiser to defeat Wenatchee 9-0 and earn a shot to d
Alyson Ambler tosses a one-hit shutout in a 10-0 win over Moses Lake in the opener, but rain suspends the nightcap.
WALLA WALLA — Mother Nature did what Moses Lake could not do here Tuesday in Columbia Basin Big Nine softball twin bill action.The Chiefs could not stop the Blue Devils as Wa-Hi pounded out 11 hits and Alyson Ambler tossed a one-hit, mercy-rule six inning
Will Parnicky pitches a five-inning, two-hitter in game two to pick up a 12-2 win in the nightcap against visiting Chiawana Friday night.
WALLA WALLA — It was feast or famine for Wa-Hi here on Friday the 13th in a Columbia Basin Big Nine 4A baseball doubleheader.The Blue Devils were blanked by Chiawana southpaw Spencer Bennion through the first five innings of the opener and the Riverhawks
In a battle between two teams with a combined NWC record of 4-20, the Missionaries come out on bottom, 4-3.
WALLA WALLA — Whitman played catch up here Saturday in the opener of a Northwest Conference baseball twin bill with Lewis and Clark College, but the Missionaries couldn't get over the hump and the Pioneers emerged with a 4-3 win.The second game succumbed
Moe Handcox's walk-off home run lifts Wa-Hi to a 4-3 victory in the nightcap after a 5-4 loss in the opener against Kennewick.
WALLA WALLA — Walk-off.Trailing 3-1 going to its last at bat in the nightcap of a non-conference baseball doubleheader against Kennewick here Wednesday, Wa-Hi's Moe Handcox came to the plate representing the winning run.Handcox took a 3-1 pitch from Kenne
Walla Walla rallies to win the opener and crushes the Knights, 13-0, in the softball nightcap.
WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla Community College and Wenatchee Valley started from where they left off last season, when the Warriors and Knights finished as NWAACC East Region softball co-champions. WWCC fought back from a two-run deficit with a five-run sixt
Wa-Hi's softball team hands Southridge a 17-0 shutout to open the season before rain postpones the nightcap.
WALLA WALLA — The defending Washington Class 4A softball champions began defense of their title here Tuesday in a delayed season opener. Wa-Hi lost its opening weekend trip to Vancouver, Wash., and Seattle to the elements, and had to play through the rain
The Wildcats pound 13 hits en route to the 9-4 Northwest Conference baseball victory Sunday.
WALLA WALLA — Whitman couldn't keep pace with the offensive firepower of Linfield here Sunday in the finale of a three-game Northwest Conference baseball series at Borleske Stadium.The Wildcats pounded out 13 hits, including two long balls, took advantage
Bo Segerman qualifies for the finals in four events at the 30th annual WWCC College Rodeo at the Walla Walla Fairgrounds.
WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla Community College qualified eight cowboys and a cowgirl to Sunday's championship-go here in final performance action at the 30th anniversary of the Walla Walla Community College Exchange Club college rodeo's Fight Against Child A
The Blue Devils return four out of last year's six state qualifiers.
WALLA WALLA — Wa-Hi opened the track season with high expectations as coach Eric Hisaw greeted 82 boys and 74 girls to the opening of Blue Devil track.'I've been as impressed as I've been in my 14 or 15 years here," Hisaw said of early season
Dayton can't hit a basket early, but holds the Braves' offense down for a 39-37 victory Friday at the Spokane Arena.
SPOKANE — It took Dayton seven minutes and 40 seconds to score Friday in elimination-game action at the boys Class 2B state basketball tournament at the Spokane Arena.It got better for the Bulldogs as Dayton fought back from an 8-2 deficit to La Conner at
Wahkiakum sprints to a 19-8 lead after one and cruises from there, defeating the Bulldogs, 57-41, and sending them home in sixth place.
SPOKANE — Wahkiakum's John Chambers drained a trey off the opening tip here in Saturday's breakfast special (tipped at 9:30 a.m.) at the Washington state 2B boys basketball tournament.Wyatt Parker hit another 3 for the Mules to end the first period, and t
Dayton battles back from 21 points down in the fourth quarter to pull within eight, but loses to Toutle Lake, 62-51, to open state 2B play.
SPOKANE — Dayton dug itself a 59-38 hole with 4:13 left in the game here Thursday in state Class 2B boys basketball quarterfinal action.The Bulldogs roared back to cut Toutle Lake's lead to 59-51 with 32 seconds to go, but the Ducks hit 3-of-4 free throws
The Bulldogs battle past Riverside Christian in a bruising matchup for the region's seed to state. Dayton won, 59-41.
WALLA WALLA — On to state.Dayton won a rough and tumble battle with Riverside Christian here Friday in regional 2B boys basketball action to earn a state 2B ticket.The teams combined for 40 fouls, shot a combined 54 free throws and posted 39 turnovers, bu
Waitsburg-Prescott is overwhelmed by Lake Roosevelt's 6-foot-8 post Ty Egbert, who scores 36 points and 18 rebounds.
WALLA WALLA — Too tall and too talented.Lake Roosevelt's 6-foot-8 Ty Egbert proved to be a one-man wrecking crew here Friday in 2B regional boys basketball action.The Raiders, behind Egbert, marched into next week's state tournament with a 70-53 win over
Wa-Hi's winning streak over Wenatchee ends at four with a 42-41 loss to the Panthers in the District 5/6 consolation match.
WALLA WALLA — It proved to be too much here Saturday, in girls District elimination basketball action, for Wa-Hi to run its win streak over Wenatchee to five.Wa-Hi eliminated the Panthers in last year's district, beat Wenatchee twice in two regular season
Chiawana takes the district title for the third season in a row and knocks Wa-Hi into the consolation bracket despite hitting just three buckets in the second half.
PASCO — Wa-Hi put Chiawana at the free-throw line 37 times here Friday in the girls Class 4A District Championship game.The Riverhawks converted 24 of those free tosses and claimed their third consecutive district title with a 45-36 win.'We were fouling w
Wa-Hi hits four of its first five shots, but falls 52-41 to the Riverhawks to end their season.
PASCO — Wa-Hi hit four of its first five shots from the field here Friday in District boys basketball tournament elimination-game action.But the Blue Devils could not maintain their hot start as Wa-Hi finished 16-of-52 from the floor, and Chiawana prove t
Wa-Hi boys swim team already has the Columbia Basin Big Nine 4A title, as well as District awards, and now has five members vying for state hardware this weekend
Wa-Hi looks to add to its boys swimming season accolades when the Blue Devils travel to Federal Way and the King County Aquatic Center to open competition Friday at the 2012 Washington state Class 4A swimming championships.
Asotin hands top-seed DeSales a District 9 2B loss Tuesday night.
WALLA WALLA — In the rubber match between regular-season Southeast 2B champion DeSales and second-place Asotin, it was the Panthers who went on an 8-0 run to open the second half here Tuesday in the first round of the girls district tournament.The Irish h
The Wa-Hi girls advance to the District Championship after cruising to a 52-35 victory over Wenatchee.
WALLA WALLA — Happy Birthday Jill Meliah.Meliah's Wa-Hi girls basketball team presented their coach with a 52-35 victory over Wenatchee here Saturday in the semifinal round of the Columbia Basin Big Nine 4A girls basketball District Tournament.
The Knights' early lead doesn't hold up as the Irish roll to the 41-24 Southeast 2B victory Tuesday.
COLLEGE PLACE — Emotion carried Walla Walla Valley Academy to an 8-5 lead over first-place DeSales here Tuesday in girls Southeast 2B basketball action.
DeSales rallies from 10 points down to tie the game, but WWVA responds for the 65-50 victory.
COLLEGE PLACE — Following a 3-ball by DeSales' Darryl Galloway with six minutes left in the game, the Irish had come all the way back from a 10-point Walla Walla Valley Academy halftime lead to tie at 41-41 here Tuesday in Southeast 2B boys basketball act
Whitman has three players break double digits and everyone gets to play in the 64-42 victory.
WALLA WALLA — Rebounding from two straight losses (71-69 to second place Lewis and Clark, and 82-51 to first place George Fox), Whitman bounced back here Friday in women's Northwest Conference basketball action.The Missionaries played everyone, had three
Whitman overcomes an eight-point deficit with time winding down to come back for a 73-68 win.
WALLA WALLA — Whitman trailed Pacific Lutheran 63-55 with 5:35 left to play here Friday in Northwest Conference men's basketball action, but roared back to outscore the Lutes 18-5 the rest of the way and pull out a 73-68 win.'PLU is about as good a basket
The Blue Devils send their seniors out in style with a 62-32 victory over Big Nine foe Eisenhower Tuesday.
WALLA WALLA — Wa-Hi celebrated senior night here Tuesday in Columbia Basin Big Nine girls basketball action.
Mikayla Ferenz scores 17 and Wenatchee runs cold in the fourth quarter as Wa-Hi hangs on to win, 47-38.
WALLA WALLA — In a battle for second place here Saturday in girls Columbia Basin Big Nine girls basketball action, Wa-Hi scored three triples, the only treys of the game, in the fourth quarter and pulled out a 47-38 win over Wenatchee.The win improves the
Austin Garrett leads a Wa-Hi boys swim team towards the state meet in a season with many firsts.
WALLA WALLA — It's been a year of firsts for the Wa-Hi boys swim team.It starts with first-year head coach Katharine Curles. Curles is a 2007 Whitman graduate who swam the backstroke and freestyle for the Missionary swim team. She is not new to the Wa-Hi
The Irish girls shut out the Knights in the first half and cruise to a 51-14 SE2B victory Tuesday night.
WALLA WALLA — DeSales pitched a first-half shutout here Tuesday in girls Southeast 2B basketball action.Annie Higgins drained a trey 15 seconds into the game and the Irish were off and running. DeSales blanked Walla Walla Valley Academy 27-0 over the firs
Walla Walla Valley Academy enjoys the last run as the Knights hand DeSales the 65-58 Southeast 2B defeat.
WALLA WALLA — In Southeast 2B boys basketball action here Tuesday, Walla Walla Valley Academy and DeSales combined for six ties and 11 lead changes before the Knights emerged with a 65-58 win.'Basketball is a game of runs," Irish coach Allyn Griffin said.
Dayton senior guard Garett Turner is part of an undefeated Bulldogs squad ranked fifth in the state and has its sights set on the state championship.
DAYTON — 'Gym rat" is a term of endearment used by basketball coaches to describe that player they have to chase out of the gym after practice and during school breaks. It is a player that lives, breathes and sleeps basketball.Dayton's four-year starting
A week after falling to Asotin, Waitsburg-Prescott demolishes DeSales, shooting 53 percent from the field.
WAITSBURG — Waitsburg-Prescott dropped a Southeast 2B league encounter at Asotin last Saturday, but a week of practice paid dividends here Friday in boys basketball action. W-P connected on 11-of-15 shots from the field to score 31 second-quarter points,
Waitsburg-Prescott can't recover Friday night after giving up an 11-0 second-quarter run to the Irish.
WAITSBURG — DeSales blanked Waitsburg-Prescott in the second quarter here Friday in girls Southeast 2B basketball action. W-P led 13-10 after one, but the Irish defense forced nine W-P turnovers, Annie Higgins drained two treys and the Irish went on an 11
Eisenhower's consistency isn't enough as Wa-Hi's boys win the Big Nine game, 50-32.
WALLA WALLA — Eisenhower was the more consistent team here Tuesday in Columbia Basin Big Nine boys basketball action.The Cadets scored eight points in each quarter to finish with 32 points.
Bulldog boys shut down the Knights' offense as Dayton improves to 9-0 with a 69-44 Southeast 2B victory.
COLLEGE PLACE — Defense Bulldog-style was the story here Thursday in Southeast 2B boys basketball action.Dayton unrolled its defensive intensity to post a 69-44 win over Walla Walla Valley Academy and improve to 9-0 on the season, and 3-0 in league play.
The Bulldogs pull out a 40-33 victory over the Knights with a late 12-4 run.
COLLEGE PLACE — Walla Walla Valley Academy's Hannah Woolever hit a 15-foot jumper with 4:45 left here Thursday in Southeast 2B girls basketball action.Woolever's bucket gave the Knights a 29-28 lead over Dayton, but the Bulldogs responded with a 12-4 run
Wa-Hi's girls open the Columbia Basin Big Nine 4A season with a 40-23 victory over Richland Friday.
WALLA WALLA — Wa-Hi turned up its defensive intensity here Friday to open the Columbia Basin Big Nine 4A girls basketball league season.The Blue Devils held Richland to 14 percent shooting from the field to overcome 23 turnovers and post a league-opening
Waitsburg-Prescott takes home its first state championship after defeating Morton-White Pass, 33-7, in the Class 2B title game.
TACOMA — Waitsburg-Prescott football nation donned T-shirts that read 'Who are we?” to open the Washington Class 2B state championship game here Saturday at the Tacoma Dome.Washington now knows who W-P is, as W-P posted a 33-7 win over Morton-White Pass t
Waitsburg-Prescott advances to the 2B championship after cruising past rival Colfax Saturday.
PASCO — With 3:15 left, the Waitsburg-Prescott fans rose en masse to salute the W-P offense here at Edgar Brown Stadium Saturday in Class 2B state semifinal football action.W-P's offense produced 450 yards and six touchdowns and a 42-13 win over previousl
W-P rolls past Lind-Ritzville/Sprague 42-7 in the quarterfinals of the Class 2B state playoffs.
PASCO — Neither cold, rain, sleet, snow, nor Lind-Ritzville/Sprague could keep Waitsburg-Prescott from marching into the semifinals of the state Class 2B football playoffs here at Edgar Brown Stadium Saturday afternoon.W-P forced four Bronco turnovers and
Wa-Hi pitcher Alyson Ambler inks a full-ride scholarship to play at Connecticut, fulfilling a dream she's had since she was 11 years old.
WALLA WALLA — Alyson Ambler fulfilled one of her dreams and joined an elite sorority at the Walla Walla Public School offices Tuesday evening.Ambler inked her NCAA Division 1 letter of intent to attend the University of Connecticut on full softball schola