Alex graduated from Washington State University in 2012 with a degree in journalism. He spent time as a sports reporter in Hermiston before joining the Union-Bulletin. Alex was raised in Kirkland.
With two outs and Mac-Hi trailing 4-2 in the top of the seventh inning, Abi Biggs knew she needed to make something happen. The Pioneer pinch hitter had come up in clutch situations before, but Wednesday’s showdown with Walla Walla High School was different. With the stands packed and fans surrounding the sidelines, Biggs delivered a decisive two-run shot over the right-center field wall to send the non-league matchup to extra innings.
As soon as he opened the envelope, Art Guglielmelli recognized the championship buckle.
DeSales finishes with three of the top four scores at the seven-team tournament on Wednesday.
Disabled runner Isreal Ramsey competes in his first high school meet.
The Warriors’ stellar pitching is accompanied by strong offense in 10-0 and 7-0 baseball wins over Big Bend on Wednesday.
Blustery conditions don’t dampen action in Dayton, as the host Bulldogs’ girls team and Waitsburg-Prescott boys tally wins.
Twenty-six teams invade Shockman Field on Friday for the annual track and field extravaganza.
Even with the long list of big wins the Gonzaga basketball program has amassed, there’s still one loss that sends a chill down the spine of Bulldog fans.
DeSales’ Emily Baumgart leads the entire field, as the Irish boys win the opening round of the Cup.
The Wa-Hi baseball team brings back eight seniors as the Blue Devils look to advance past regionals.