And when Gov. Jay Inslee's office declined to recommend that the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) resume fall sports after a meeting last month involving the WIAA, the governor's office, Tracy Ford and student athletes, the trainer took matters into his own hands. He organized an invitation-only, three-day mini-camp and showcase game two weekends ago in Tacoma that involved up to 112 top in-state players and well-known guest coaches.
As local schools prepare for how upcoming athletics seasons will pan out, the Oregon School Activities Association (OSAA) shifted its traditional fall sports season contests to begin in March under a new 2020-21 school activities calendar approved by the association’s Executive Board on Wednesday.
It is not often that a group of middle school- and high school-aged girls basketball players get the chance to hear — in person or virtually — from an individual that has achieved championship-caliber goals on college and professional courts.
Former Walla Walla High School boys basketball coach Jim Thacker witnessed highs and lows as the head Blue Devil.
Pitcher Colette Robert helped put McLoughlin High softball on the map.
McLoughlin High School’s wrestling program has fielded an enormous group of district and state champions over the years.
To say that Jill Watkins-Meliah had a decorated athletic career would qualify as an understatement of enormous proportions.
Former DeSales High School football coach Mike Spiess said he had multiple concerns heading into the 2017 season both on the field and on the sideline.
Pomeroy High’s Madison Dixon has been named SBLive’s Senior Girl Athlete of the Year in Washington’s Class 1B ranks.
Larry Weir said the beginning of his broadcast career could be attributed to “dumb luck.”
Tavis Crittenden began his coaching career with five competitive boys basketball seasons at Waitsburg High School from 2012-13 through 2016-17.
Walla Walla High School’s boys tennis team tied for second place in the 1990 Class AAA state championships.
Beginning June 23, The Health Center of Walla Walla can provide sports physicals and vaccines this summer for students who are unable to see their Primary Care Physician, don’t have a Primary Care Physician and need help connecting with one, or cannot afford to pay for a sports physical or vaccine.
RENTON, Wash. — The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) said Wednesday it was planning for high-school sports to return in the fall, but creativity will be key as it negotiates the coronavirus pandemic.
The communities of Waitsburg and Prescott swelled with pride during the fall sports season of 2011.
The 2009-10 Walla Walla High School boys basketball season ended with a fourth-place finish in the Class 4A state tournament in the Tacoma Dome.
Walla Walla High School’s 2020 softball team has been through its own share of phases over the last 10 weeks.
The thought of DeSales High School not fielding a football team in 2019 was a naysayers’ dream.
The wall displays inside the Walla Walla High School gymnasium reflecting successes of the school’s athletic teams suggests a storied Blue Devil past.
The road to the 2018 South Central Athletic Conference East Division baseball championship was paved remarkably by the College Place High School Hawks.
PRESCOTT —Vianey Granados is the recipient of this year's Jack Smiley Memorial Scholarship at Prescott High School.
Walla Walla High School’s football team entered the 1998 season with a chip on its shoulder.
Former DeSales High School girls basketball coach Tim Duncan led seven teams that qualified for the Class B state tournament.