In sports briefs from Thursday, the French Open schedule is pushed back a week due to the coronavirus pandemic, and Paul George's 33 points lead the Clippers past the Suns in a matchup of two of the Western Conference's top teams.
The West Coast League (WCL) announced on Wednesday that all five of the league’s Canadian members have withdrawn from the 2021 season, due to continuing, pandemic-related border and gathering limitations.
Larry Price, who was an assistant coach with Walla Walla in 2019, has been elevated to interim head coach of the Sweets for 2021. Price, whose baseball history dates back decades at the high school and college levels, steps in for Jeff Cirillo, who was hired as Sweets head coach in early 2020 before COVID-19 canceled last year’s West Coast League season.
Pacific Baseball Ventures, owners of the Walla Walla Sweets, announced on Thursday new leadership for the team’s second decade, which begins with the 2020 season.
Flat-track roller derby races to the Walla Walla YMCA on Saturday as the Walla Walla Sweets Rollergirls close out their 10th season.
CORVALLIS — The Corvallis Knights are once again the champions of the West Coast League. The Knights beat the Victoria HarbourCats 11-1 on Sunday evening at Goss Stadium to clinch the team’s fourth consecutive title.
CORVALLIS — A 2019 season that was highlighted by 31 wins – including an exciting playoff victory over the three-time defending West Coast League champion Corvallis Knights – came to a disappointing end for the Walla Walla Sweets on Thursday night.
CORVALLIS — Justin Folz towered a two-out, grand-slam home run to highlight a six-run, ninth-inning rally Wednesday night to lift the Walla Walla Sweets to a 9-4 victory over the Corvallis Knights in game two of the West Coast League South Division Playoff Series at Goss Stadium at Coleman Field.
Yakima Valley’s Eddy Pelc hits a three-run homer in the 15th for the 6-3, but Walla Walla’s season continues Tuesday against Corvallis at Borleske Stadium.
The Walla Walla Sweets got it done for the second night in a row against Kelowna, beating the Falcons 4-0 with help from Sweets pitchers recording 15 strikeouts in West Coast League baseball action here at Borleske Stadium on a pivotal Wednesday night.
LONGVIEW, Wash. — Designated hitter Brock Ephan drove in five runs and left-hander Travis Craven recorded his first win of the season Monday night as the Walla Walla Sweets rallied from an early 2-0 deficit to post a 12-6 victory over the Cowlitz Black Bears in the rubber game of a three-gam…
LONGVIEW, Wash. — Cesar Lopez and Brock Ephan combined for seven hits, while pitchers Brayde Hirai and Landon Boeneke combined on a three-hitter Sunday, as the Walla Walla Sweets powered their way to a 12-2 victory over the Cowlitz Black Bears in West Coast League baseball action at Lower Co…
The Walla Walla Sweets scored three times in the bottom of the first inning and starting pitcher Ryan Johnston tossed six hitless frames highlighted by eight strikeouts Thursday night in a 3-2 West Coast League victory over the Wenatchee AppleSox at Borleske Stadium.
The Walla Walla Sweets scored four times in the seventh inning and once in the eighth Wednesday night, then stifled a ninth-inning rally by Wenatchee, and posted a 7-4 victory in the opening game of a three-game West Coast League baseball series at Borleske Stadium.
The Walla Walla Sweets (2-6 in the West Coast League’s second half and 20-15 in all WCL games) resume league action Wednesday night when they open a three-game series against the Wenatchee AppleSox (8-4, 20-19) at historic Borleske Stadium. Game times are 6:35 Wednesday and Thursday, and 7:0…
BEND, Ore. — Four representatives of the Walla Walla Sweets saw action with South Division All-Stars in the West Coast League mid-summer classic here on Tuesday, but the North claimed a 14-1 victory.
The Victoria HarbourCats scored six times on seven hits in the top half of the fourth inning Tuesday night, and pitchers Calvin Turchin and Connor Barison combined to allow just seven hits, in a 7-1 victory over the Walla Walla Sweets in game two of a three-game West Coast League baseball se…
BELLINGHAM — The Walla Walla Sweets have been down this road before.
The Walla Walla Sweets took the words opportunism and manufacturing to a new level during West Coast League baseball action Tuesday night at Joe Martin Field in Bellingham.