Walla Walla falls behind 4-0 early, but comes back to win another state A American Legion tourney game on Monday.
Pitching, hitting and defense. The Walla Walla Sweets met expectations in each of the baseball phases in acceptable fashion Saturday night and rode them to a 6-2 victory over the Bend Elks in a West Coast League contest viewed by 1,252 fans at Borleske Stadium.
Second baseman Parker Coss hits a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth as the Sweets beat Bend.
Bend improves to a WCL-best 28-6 as it overcomes a 2-0 deficit on Thursday.
Walla Walla plates nine runs in the seventh inning to seal the non-WCL sweep.
Walla Walla wraps up its summer tournament today, starting with a 10 a.m. game against Southridge.
Walla Walla opens the four-day tournament with a 6-5 win over the Spokane Northstars before falling to the Caldwell Silverstreaks.
Jon Hechtner comes into score on a wild pitch in the ninth inning as the Sweets beat Wenatchee, 5-4.
Wenatchee strands 10 Walla Walla runners as it ekes out the WCL East win on Tuesday at Borleske.
Walla Walla plays Bellingham at 10:30 a.m. today for a spot in the Gold bracket championship.
Walla Walla beats Lewis-Clark, 11-1, while Milton-Freewater falls to the Washington Rush, 12-0, Thursday.
Walla Walla jumps out to a 4-0 lead, but can’t hold on as Medford evens the series at a game apiece.
Manager Frank Mutz records his first victory with the Sweets in the season opener against Medford.
The Pioneers run their winning streak to 19 games with a 4-0 win over Douglas/Camas Valley.
The Irish and Bulldog softball squads end their seasons at the 2B state softball tourney in Yakima.
The Wa-Hi softball team beats University, 6-4, to earn the regional championship and a trip to the state tournament.
After losing two games to Richland in the regular season, the Blue Devils bounce back in the district championship on Saturday.
Asotin scores the winning run in the top of the seventh for an opening 4-3 win, and then holds off DeSales in the nightcap, 6-4.
The Pendleton boys and girls track and field teams win the Carnival of Speed for the second straight year.
DeSales’ Maddy Thomas slugs three hits and drives in four runs as the Indians fall to 2-1 this season.
Clayten Ayres drove in a pair of runs and scored another Saturday afternoon as Walla Walla Community College squeaked out a 3-2 victory over Shoreline in the first game of an NWAC baseball doubleheader at Warrior Field.
Seven Mac-Hi standouts will be recognized at the first event on April 11.
The Pioneers play DeSales, Weston-McEwen and Crook County in its non-league schedule.
The first two quarters of Saturday’s District 7-9 sub-regional girls basketball championship game between Dayton and defending Class 2B state champion Colfax was, at best, offensively challenged.
Walla Walla Valley Academy will live to play another day after splitting a pair of Class 2B sub-regional boys basketball games over the weekend at Whitman College’s George Ball Court at Sherwood Center.
The Riverhawks open a 25-18 lead after the first and hold off Wa-Hi’s late rally for a 62-54 win on Friday.
The Walla Walla Valley Academy boys basketball team beats Asotin, while W-P falls to Tri-Cities Prep in OT.
Dayton and Asotin earned victories here Saturday at Kison Court during phase two of the Southeast 2B District 9 girls basketball tournament.
The Wa-Hi boys team outscores the Riverhawks 16-4 over the final period to pull out a 63-51 win.
Mikayla and Kate Ferenz combine for 42 points as the Blue Devils beat Chiawana, 75-61, Saturday.
Mac-Hi grapplers get three pins, two major decisions and a decision to lead to a 47-30 win over Baker.
Danny Farquhar and James Jones field questions from fans at Whitman’s Sherwood Center on Thursday.
DeSales’ girls down Kiona-Benton, 34-28, for the championship, and University Prep edges Weston-McEwen, 34-32.
Thomas Butler scored 14 points and Tommy Kranwinkle hauled down 11 rebounds Tuesday night to lead University Prep’s boys basketball team to a 44-40 victory over DeSales in the championship game of the annual D.A. Davidson Christmas Classic in the Irish gym.
Cam Richman scores a game-high 21 points as the Irish boys open the D.A. Davidson Classic with a 64-45 victory over the TigerScots.
The DeSales girls basketball team pitched a third-quarter shutout Monday night in the opening round of the annual D.A. Davidson Christmas Classic in the Irish gym.
The Whitman men’s basketball team connects on 59 percent of its shots, including a 13-of-24 mark from downtown, on Monday.
The WWCC volleyball team finishes the regular season 10-4 in NWAC East play with a sweep of Yakima.
Tri-Cities Prep QB Dane Pedersen runs for 215 yards and three TDs in the 2014 Holy Bowl.
DeSales’ volleyball team contributes to homecoming week with a three-set win over the Panthers Thursday night.
Mac-Hi’s boys and girls claim the top five spots in the five-kilometer race at the M-F Municipal Golf Course.
DeSales returns seven offensive and six defensive starters for the 2014 campaign.
Columbia Basin’s Colton Kelly hits a three-run home run to lead the River Dogs to a 6-4 win.
Walla Walla beats the Spokane Blue Devils, Caldwell and Washington FCA to reach the title game.
Walla Walla scores 11 runs in the third inning against the Eastside Baseball Club in the first game of the Bears summer tournament.
Yakima Valley’s Mitch Skaggs hits a one-out, RBI single in the 10th inning as the Pippins beat Walla Walla.
The Bruins beat La Grande, 10-4, after downing Kuna, 6-1, on Saturday to advance to the championship game.
The Bruins’ annual tournament yields a 15-1 victory over the Pepsi Diamondjaxx for the host team.
The Walla Walla Griz will enter the final session of their annual summer baseball tournament today with an opportunity to finish as high as fifth place in the 12-team field.
Walla Walla opens a 7-0 lead after the second inning before going on to beat Bellingham.