One thing was certain heading into Friday’s Class 4A crossover football game between the Mid-Columbia Conference’s Wa-Hi Blue Devils and the Central Valley Bears of the Greater Spokane League.
Freshman forward Cesar Rodriguez scored in the third minute of extra time Saturday afternoon to lead the Walla Walla Community College men’s soccer team to a 2-1 victory over stubborn Whatcom in NWAACC quarterfinal action at Warrior Field.
Wa-Hi faces crossover foe Central Valley, with the winner reaching .500 on the season, at Borleske on Friday.
Ethan Gardner booted a 23-yard field goal with 5:19 left in the first quarter on Friday night to give Wa-Hi a 3-0 lead over Chiawana in Mid-Columbia Conference football action at Borleske Stadium.
Chiawana brings the Mid-Columbia Conference’s top offense and defense against Wa-Hi Friday night.
The Blue Devils’ five-game win streak will be put to the test Friday night against Kamiakin at Lampson Stadium in Kennewick.
Walla Walla High School’s defense bent, but refused to break during the fourth quarter of its Mid-Columbia Conference football game with Southridge Friday night at Lampson Stadium.
WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla Community College kept its unbeaten record intact with a pair of NWAACC women’s soccer victories over the weekend on the WWCC pitch.
Noah Porter rushed 24 times for 222 yards and one touchdown as Wa-Hi rallied from an 18-7 halftime deficit to post its first win of 2013 — a 28-18, home-opening triumph over the Pirates.
WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla Community College improved its league and overall records to 3-0 and 5-1, respectively, with a pair of NWAACC men’s soccer shutouts on its home pitch.
Running back Bennett Peterson rushed for two touchdowns and quarterback Zach Whitby passed for another to lead Richland to a 21-6 victory over Wa-Hi in Mid-Columbia Conference football action Friday night at a hot and humid Fran Rish Stadium.
The Blue Devils get ‘a good measuring stick’ when they play at Richland on Friday.
WALLA WALLA — Respectable defense, third-quarter trickery and a fourth-quarter field goal were the difference Friday night as DeSales opened its 2013 football season with a 9-8 victory over La Salle at Ty Baffney Field.
Walla Walla downs Kelowna, 5-2, to complete the sweep and stay tied for first in the WCL North.
Logan Cordeiro slashed a two-out, two-run double that capped a three-run, ninth-inning rally that lifted the Walla Walla Bruins to a 9-8 victory over Eastlake in the championship game of the Washington American Legion Class AA State Baseball Tournament Thursday afternoon at Borleske Stadium.
This year’s Washington American Legion Class AA State Baseball Tournament received its share of acclaim from coaches, players and American Legion Baseball officials, according to tournament officials.
Kal Gray’s three-run triple keys a four-run fourth inning, followed by a four-run fifth, in Walla Walla’s 11-7 state tournament victory Tuesday.
A 10-run, nine-hit third inning helped power the Walla Walla Bruins to a 14-2 victory over Colville at Walla Walla Community College’s Tausick Way field during opening-round action in the Washington American Legion Class AA State Baseball Tournament.
The Walla Walla Bruins commenced play in the Central Washington AA League championship baseball tournament this weekend with two victories at Walla Walla Community College’s Tausick Way field.
The Washington Rush and Hanford Flames earned berths in today’s championship game of the Walla Walla Bears’ annual summer baseball tournament with semifinal victories on Saturday night.
Walla Walla is still in a tie for first in the North Division after the loss to Kitsap.
Nelson Carpenter’s collects eight hits and throws a complete game on the mound as the Griz split with Hanford.
Exchange adds another trophy to its case as it caps a perfect season with a 4-3 win in the Babe Ruth All-City title game.
Exchange edges D.A. Davidson 3-1 in the Babe Ruth All-City semifinals.
WALLA WALLA — Reid Magnaghi delivered a game-winning RBI single to right field with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning Friday night to lift the Walla Walla Bruins to a 4-3 victory over the Meridian Rangers in the first game of an American Legion baseball doubleheader at Walla Walla Community College’s Tausick Way field.
WALLA WALLA — Austin Olson fired a no-hitter and aided his own cause with two hits Saturday afternoon to lead defending champion Baker Boyer to a 10-0 victory over Tom’s Chevron in the title game of the Walla Walla Little League All-City Championship baseball tournament at Alan Ashmore Field.
WALLA WALLA — A quartet of Pacific Little League baseball teams, including defending All-City champion Baker Boyer, earned quarterfinal victories over their Valley counterparts Saturday during the opening session of the Walla Walla Little League All-City Championships at Alan Ashmore Field.
Walla Walla goes 0-for-11 with runners in scoring position in a 4-1 season-opening loss to Bend Wednesday night at Borleske Stadium.
The Griz pitching staff combines to throw a five-hitter in the win.
ELLENSBURG — Defending champion DeSales completed an extraordinary run through the postseason with a 5-0 victory over Adna in the championship game of the Class 2B state baseball tournament that wrapped up here Saturday afternoon
WALLA WALLA — Defending Class 2B baseball champion DeSales moved two steps closer to the program’s 18th state title Saturday afternoon with a pair of regional victories at Murr Sports Park.
WALLA WALLA — Cam Richman tossed a four-hit complete game while teammates Joe Duehn and Riley Roach collected three hits apiece Saturday afternoon to lead defending state champion DeSales to a 6-0 victory over Asotin in the title game of the District 9 Class 2B baseball tournament at Borleske Stadium.
WALLA WALLA — Following an NWAACC Eastern Region baseball doubleheader at Warrior Field on a sunny, but blustery, Saturday afternoon, a pair of team trends remained intact.
WALLA WALLA — Karly Hudelson clubbed three hits including a pair of solo home runs Saturday afternoon to lead Walla Walla Community College to an 11-3 rout of Yakima Valley in the second game of an NWAACC Eastern Region softball doubleheader at Warrior Field.
DeSales’ Ashlyn Lyons and Kaylee Brown dominate in the circle in 3-0 and 4-2 softball victories over Colfax on Thursday.
Connell pitcher Ashley Thompson leads the two-time defending Class 1A state champions to a 5-0 win over Wa-Hi’s softball team.
WALLA WALLA — Kaitlin Erm tossed a five-hitter Saturday afternoon as Walla Walla Community College snapped a 12-game losing streak with a 7-2 victory over Blue Mountain in the first game of an NWAACC Eastern Region softball doubleheader at Warrior Field.
WALLA WALLA — Jesse Houser and Stetson Plew combined on a three-hitter Saturday afternoon as Walla Walla Community College posted a 1-0 victory over Olympic in the first game of an NWAACC baseball doubleheader at Warrior Field.
MILTON-FREEWATER — McLoughlin High School’s varsity baseball team is looking at the 2013 season as an opportunity to build on gains the program made during the 2012 campaign, coach Mike Garcia said.
MILTON-FREEWATER — McLoughlin High School softball coach Nicole Christian believes the 2013 addition of the Pioneers has some unfinished business to attend to as the upcoming campaign approaches.
WALLA WALLA — Walla Walla High School’s track and field program has enjoyed the sweet taste of success on numerous occasions since 2000.
KENNEWICK — For one half here Saturday afternoon, it appeared that Walla Walla Community College was primed and ready to pull off an upset in the opening round of the NWAACC men’s basketball tournament at the Toyota Center.
MILTON-FREEWATER — Both the Mac-Hi and Baker boys basketball teams had reasons to celebrate Friday night in the Pioneer gym.
MILTON-FREEWATER — Michelle Birkmaier scored a game-high 16 points here Friday night to lead Baker to a 59-30 victory over Mac-Hi in the Greater Oregon League and regular-season girls basketball finale for both schools.
WALLA WALLA — On a night when Whitman honored four senior men’s basketball players prior to their final regular-season home game on George Ball Court at Sherwood Center, a pair of juniors provided the Missionaries’ offensive firepower.
WALLA WALLA — Whitman senior forward Mary Madden came up big Friday night in her final regular-season home basketball game on George Ball Court at Sherwood Center. Madden scored a team-high 13 points, including a tie-breaking 3-pointer with one minute left in overtime
WALLA WALLA —Emily Baumgart scored a game-high 14 points and Allison Wujek put up a double-double — 12 points and 10 rebounds — as Southeast 2B-leading DeSales posted a comfortable 43-29 victory over Asotin in a girls high school basketball matchup Friday night in the Irish gym.
DeSales’ girls basketball team completed a 3-0 run in the annual D.A. Davidson Christmas Classic and earned its second straight Classic crown Saturday night with a 45-40 victory over Touchet in the Irish gym.
WALLA WALLA — University Prep, Touchet, and Waitsburg-Prescott registered boys basketball victories Saturday during the final session of the annual D.A. Davidson Christmas Classic at DeSales High School.
WALLA WALLA -- Molly von Borstel led four Weston-McEwen players in double figures with 15 points and also grabbed 13 rebounds as the TigerScots whipped Waitsburg-Prescott, 54-40.