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.
The thought of DeSales High School not fielding a football team in 2019 was a naysayers’ dream.
Former DeSales High School girls basketball coach Tim Duncan led seven teams that qualified for the Class B state tournament.
Sports teams that succeed, regardless of venue, tend to be those that possess significant depth.
The 1980-81 and 1982-83 DeSales boys basketball teams had at least one thing in common.
GRANGER, Wash. — Riding the same bus nearly two hours out here Thursday for the third time in less than a week, with the basketball season once again on the line, took its toll on the short-handed DeSales Catholic High School girls.
GRANGER, Wash. — The DeSales Catholic High School boys basketball team looked the part of a playoff contender for a half, but couldn't hold on as White Swan took hold of the second half for a 51-40 win in the first round of the EWAC district playoffs.
GRANGER, Wash. — The DeSales Catholic High School girls basketball team went to Granger to start their district tournament on Saturday against White Swan.
KITTITAS, Wash. — The DeSales Catholic High School girls basketball team made a big leap this weekend, flattening Liberty Christian 44-30 at home on Friday night, then hitting the road for Kittitas here the next day and walking away with a 34-21 rout of the Coyotes.
The DeSales Catholic High School Irish boys bounced back from Thursday's loss to basketball rival WWVA on Saturday, annihilating the Mabton Vikings 64-37 in an Eastern Washington Athletic Conference clash, and showcasing their defense and rebounding prowess in the process.
DeSales battled into Saturday's Edward Jones Christmas Classic girls basketball championship with a 48-44 win over College Place Friday and squared off with Brewster here Saturday.
Tri-Cities Prep had a 31-16 lead over rival DeSales midway through their prep boys basketball clash here on Saturday, but the Irish managed to make a game of it.
It was a tough season opener for the DeSales boys, as Asotin came to town and shot right over the Irish for a 56-53 basketball victory.
The DeSales girls basketball team started its season off with a resounding win on Tuesday, as the Irish stifled the Asotin Panthers for four quarters en route to a 39-24 result.
TOPPENISH — Quarterback Bobby Holtzinger rushed for 219 yards and three touchdowns while wide receiver Lucas Hicks caught six passes for 140 yards and two scores as DeSales held off Yakama Tribal, 42-34, in Class B-8 football action here Saturday afternoon.
Tekoa-Rosalia receiver Kale Struble caught touchdown passes of nine and 51 yards from quarterback Anthony Gehring in the final two-and-a-half minutes of the second quarter Friday night that allowed the Timberwolves to pull away from DeSales in a 54-26 Class B-8 football victory at Ty Baffney Field.
DeSales celebrated homecoming in a big way here Thursday night as the Irish defeated visiting Liberty Christian of Richland 25-19, 25-15, 25-22 for their first victory of the Eastern Washington Athletic Conference season.
DeSales battled White Swan in an endless Eastern Washington Athletic Conference volleyball clash here on Thursday.
Running back Brandon Montoya rushed for a game-high 278 yards and six touchdowns, including a game-winning, six-yard tote with one second left in the fourth quarter that lifted undefeated Lyle-Wishram to a 48-44 victory over DeSales in Class B-8 football action Friday night at Ty Baffney Field.
DeSales fell to Stanfield in straight sets, 25-16, 25-9, 25-12, losing their non-league prep volleyball match here on Tuesday.
DeSales made strides Saturday in the Irish gym, but not enough to avoid being swept by Kittitas-Thorp in an Eastern Washington Athletic Conference prep volleyball match.
WEST POINT, Miss. — DeSales alumn Emily Baumgart birdied three more holes in the second round of the U.S. Women’s Amateur here at Old Waverly Golf Club on Tuesday, but she finished three strokes short of advancing any further.
WEST POINT, Miss. — DeSales alumn Emily Baumgart birdied three holes on her way to a 2-over par 74 that tied for 45th place out of 156 with the completion of first-round action in the U.S. Women’s Amateur here at Old Waverly Golf Club on Monday.