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
Middle hitters Brittany Dominguez and Libby Kern lead the WWCC volleyball team back to the NWAACC Championship Tournament.
WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla Community College's volleyball team returns to the NWAACC Championship Tournament Thursday after missing the 2010 tournament.The Warriors, 31-8 on the season, are looking for their first championship since 2005.'I'll be surprised
Waitsburg-Prescott scores 41 first-half points and rolls to the 48-7 victory to advance to the state quarterfinals.
WAITSBURG — Waitsburg-Prescott scored 41 unanswered first-half points here in opening round Washington state Class 2B football playoff action and rolled to a 48-7 win over Brewster and advances to the quarterfinal round.
WWCC falls to Spokane in a four-set match Wednesday.
WALLA WALLA — In the regular season NWAACC volleyball finale, Walla Walla Community College and Spokane Community College squared off here Wednesday to decide the East Region title.The Warriors battled back from a 10-4 deficit in the first set to take a 2
Former Blue Devil Sara Todorovich played at Arizona State University and Eastern Washington before suffering a shoulder injury.
COLLEGE PLACE — If you are 6-foot-5, there are built in expectations that you should excel at volleyball. If you dedicate your young life to playing, and achieving a high-level of volleyball expertise, then it seems natural that volleyball should take cen
Waitsburg-Prescott overcomes an early TD to run away with a 54-21 Distric 7/9 play-in win.
WAITSBURG — Kettle Falls' Jesse Dodson broke a 55-yard touchdown scamper with less than two minutes gone and Waitsburg-Prescott, ranked No. 1 in the Washington state class 2B poll, found itself looking up from a 7-0 hole here Saturday in District 7/9 play
The Warriors improve to 10-2 in the East Region, with Big Bend and Spokane up next.
WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla Community College inched closer to a showdown with Spokane for the East Region title in Wednesday NWAACC volleyball action.The Warriors overcame a slow start in game one, dominated set two, and came from behind in set three to ta
Waitsburg-Prescott wears pink socks and hands T-O-R a 35-0 blanking Friday night.
WAITSBURG – Are you tough enough to wear pink?Waitsburg-Prescott was here Friday in the Southeast 2B football finale. Pink-sock clad W-P, to recognize Breast Cancer Awareness month, W-P finished off a perfect 5-0 SE2B regular season with a 35-0 blanking o
The Cowboys wrangle the Razorbacks in the WWYF Super Bowl Saturday.
WALLA WALLA — The Cowboys unleashed a two-edged sword here Saturday in the Walla Walla Youth Football Varsity Super Bowl.Nick Zehner and Mason Knowles led the Cowboys to the title as the Cowboys posted a 41-0 win over the Razorbacks.
The Irish score last and hold off the Bulldogs in the Southeast 2B-11 showdown at Ty Baffney Field.
WALLA WALLA — Defense was the theme for the DeSales homecoming at Ty Baffney Field Friday in Southeast 2B football action.But it was late offense which defined the Irish's 15-14 victory over Dayton.Dayton marched 68 yards in seven plays as Isaiah Lambert
The Missionaries force a fifth set after falling to 0-2 against Linfield but are unable to pull out the win, falling 15-7.
WALLA WALLA — Whitman, down 2-0, fought back to force a fifth set here Saturday in Northwest Conference women's volleyball action.Linfield's Kailana Ritte-Camara drilled home five fifth-set kills to lead the Wildcats to a 15-7 win and produce a 3-2 match
Morgan Entze is the leader of the Weston-McEwen volleyball juggernaut, but that is just a part of the dynamic TigerScot's life.
ATHENA — If you grew up in Athena, the success of the Weston-McEwen TigerScot volleyball program is simply a part of your world.The TigerScots own a 2004 state championship, are the defending Oregon Class 2A champions, and are currently ranked third in th
W-P coach Jeff Bartlow lets out a big sigh of relief after the final whistle.
PASCO — Tri-Cities Prep quarterback Evan Whitsett threw for 361 yards here Friday in Southeast 2B Conference football action. Whitsett's last two passes went for 45- and 70-yard touchdowns, but the bid for a homecoming upset of No. 2-ranked Waitsburg-Pres
Nicke Wales' first sport was hockey, but since moving into football he has excelled.
WALLA WALLA — Like father, like son.That motto has helped get DeSales senior Nick Wales to his running back and linebacker role with the Irish football team.'I grew up watching Nick's dad, Darrin, play football at DeSales,” Irish head football coach and D
Jose Barajas' extra point is the difference in a defensive battle between the two Southeast 2B rivals.
WAITSBURG — Waitsburg-Prescott used a successful extra point from Jose Barajas to pull out a 7-6 win over Dayton here Friday in Southeast 2B conference football action.'I give that team (Dayton) 100-percent respect,” W-P coach Jeff Bartlow said. 'I knew i
Blue Devil volleyball player Chantelle Zamora doesn't limit her passion to the courts as she prepares academically for college.
WALLA WALLA — Passionate people make the world a little bit better place.One of those people, 17-year-old Wa-Hi senior Chantelle Zamora, roams the Blue Devil volleyball court as an outside hitter.'She (Chantelle) is really encouraging,” fellow senior and
Waitsburg-Prescott's defense holds DeSales scoreless in the second half in W-P's 33-14 victory.
WALLA WALLA — Two Southeast 2B Conference heavyweights squared off at DeSales' Ty Baffney Field in the SE2B football opener for both squads Friday night.Waitsburg-Prescott scored 19 unanswered second-half points to break a 14-14 halftime deadlock as W-P w
Waitsburg-Prescott's Zach Bartlow balances excellence on the football field with academics, student government and community service.
WAITSBURG — If you want something done at Waitsburg High School, go ask the kid whose plate is already full.Zach Bartlow is not only a three-sport (football, basketball and baseball) varsity letterman who maintains a 3.9 GPA and is active in National Hono
The Warriors explode in the second half with five goals, and also win Friday against Pierce.
WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla Community College had no problem with Clark College Saturday in women's NWAACC East Region soccer action.The Warriors got off to a 2-0 lead after the first 45 minutes and then the flood gates opened as the Warriors scored five ti
The Warriors end the first half of the season unbeaten after drawing against ranked Clark.
WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla Community College and Clark battled to a 1-1 tie Saturday in NWAACC East Region men's soccer action.'It was a good college soccer game,” WWCC coach Chad Bodnar said. 'They (Clark) are one of the four or five best teams in the NWA
W-P looks good in the 49-14 win, and scores on its first six drives.
WAITSBURG — There was no slow start here Friday in Waitsburg-Prescott football action.W-P scored touchdowns on its first six offensive possessions and lived up to its state 2B No. 3 ranking with a 49-14 win over the Riverside Pirates. Last week, W-P trail
White Swan runs more plays and has the ball twice as long, but DeSales takes the game, 42-16.
WHITE SWAN, Wash. — Ball control is overrated — at least it was here Friday in non-conference football action.White Swan ran 90 plays from scrimmage and controlled the ball for about 33 of the 48 minutes. DeSales, on the other hand, only ran 32 plays fro
Weston-McEwen QB Dallas Reich runs for three TDs and passes for two more as the TigerScots hand Dayton a 43-0 football defeat.
DAYTON — Weston-McEwen's Michael Guerrero recovered a perfectly executed pooch kick on the TigerScots' opening kickoff here Thursday in non-conference football action, and W-M never looked back. Weston-McEwen was led by the three rushing touchdowns and tw
The two-time state Class 2B runner-up Bulldogs stave off DeSales' late push to win the game, 20-13.
COLFAX — For a fleeting moment, it looked as if DeSales was going to pull off a last-second touchdown and have a chance to go for the win here Friday against two-time state Class 2B runner-up Colfax in non-conference football action.
Dayton goes 2-0 on the season with the football victory over Enterprise Thursday night.
DAYTON — Dayton's Hayden Fullerton plowed in from the 4 with 1:09 to play to ice the Bulldogs' 26-14 non-conference football victory over Enterprise here Thursday.For a team that won exactly one regular-season game over the last two years, Fullerton's div
George Gillespie gets a wild ride from Gold Dust in the final bareback go Sunday to give him the top score.
WALLA WALLA — Sometimes it is the last two seconds of an eight-second ride that are the longest.California cowboy George Gillespie was in control of his bareback ride for six seconds here Sunday in the concluding go of the 2011 Frontier Days Rodeo.The las
DeSales scores 26 first-half points and La Salle can't recover as the Irish take the football opener, 39-7, Friday.
WALLA WALLA — DeSales scored 26 unanswered points in the first half Friday at Ty Baffney Field in non-conference football action.La Salle never recovered as the Irish went on to post a 39-7 win.'I was pleased with how we came out of the gate,” Irish coach
Corvallis downs Walla Walla, 11-4, for a 2-0 championship series sweep.
CORVALLIS — You can't give a championship team extra outs.Walla Walla gave Corvallis two extra outs in the first three innings on Thursday at Oregon State University's Goss Stadium. The Knights made the Sweets pay. Those two extra outs led to three Corval
Corvallis downs Walla Walla, 14-3, in the first game of the WCL Championship Series on Tuesday at Borleske.
WALLA WALLA -- Baseball is a fickle game.Walla Walla came into its first-ever West Coast League Championship series riding an emotional high after sweeping East Division regular-season champion Wenatchee in two straight in the division series.How fast for
Ryan Richardson throws through seven innings in the Sweets' 9-4 playoff win over Wenatchee.
WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla put it all together in its first ever West Coast League baseball playoff action here Friday.The Sweets pounded out 14 hits, got seven innings of one-run baseball from starting pitcher Ryan Richardson and played solid defense to e
Chance Kopacz's 10th-inning double brings home the 2-1 win over Wenatchee.
WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla's Chance Kopacz got a second chance here Tuesday in West Coast League baseball action.The former Walla Walla Community College Warrior made the most of his second shot and delivered a walkoff single in the bottom of the 10th inni
Walla Walla falls to Wenatchee, 8-2, but Kelowna's win over Bellingham lifts the Sweets into the WCL postseason.
WALLA WALLA — The Walla Walla Sweets lost the battle here Monday in West Coast League baseball action, but, with an assist from the Kelowna Falcons, the Sweets won the WCL East Division summer war.Walla Walla was undone by a six-run Wenatchee seventh as t
Kyle Anderson's pitching leads to the 3-1 win over Kelowna, and the Sweets are tied with Bellingham for a WCL playoff spot.
WALLA WALLA — Welcome to the nine-game summer season for the Walla Walla Sweets.The Sweets got seven innings of outstanding pitching from Kyle Anderson and scored enough runs to pull out a 3-1 win over Kelowna here Monday in West Coast League baseball act