MOSES LAKE — Dayton-Waitsburg’s softball team secured a berth in the state tournament as the second seed out of District 5/6 with two victories at the District 5/6 Class 2B Regional tournament at Paul Lauzier Athletic Complex here on Saturday.

MABTON, Wash. — One night after being run out of their own gym by Liberty Christian 72-11, the Dayton Bulldogs put up a fight here Saturday night before falling to Mabton 59-45 in a boys Eastern Washington Athletic Conference prep basketball game.

Dayton’s and Waitsburg’s school boards had agreed to begin as one athletic unit with the start of school this coming fall. A public meeting in Dayton on Nov. 29 revealed most people were in favor of the action, district officials said then.

DAYTON — The winless Dayton Bulldogs outrebounded both of their weekend opponents, but were otherwise overmatched against Tri-Cities Prep Friday and White Swan Saturday in girls Eastern Washington Athletic Conference prep basketball action.

Discussion surrounding the meshing of Waitsburg and Dayton school districts’ athletic program continues with a public meeting on Jan. 8 at Waitsburg Elementary School library, 184 Academy St.

KITTITAS, Wash. — Trailing by just four points at the end of the first quarter, Dayton was held scoreless in the second quarter here Saturday and suffered a 41-20 loss to Kittitas in a girls Eastern Washington Athletic Conference prep basketball game.

DAYTON — Kaleigh White and Scully Castorena each scored eight kills for Dayton High School’s volleyball team, as the Bulldogs swept Liberty Christian with 25-17, 26-24 and 25-18 victories in their Eastern Washington Athletic Conference match here on Tuesday.

MABTON — Hannah Becker scored 11 kills and dished nine assists for the Dayton High School volleyball team as the Bulldogs won all three sets against Mabton, 25-8, 25-9 and 25-23, in an Eastern Washington Athletic Conference match here on Thursday.