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College volleyball: Whitworth rallies to remain undefeated in Northwest Conference play

Jessica Schmautz finished with a match-high 19 kills, and Erin White added 45 assists, 13 digs and five aces Friday as visiting Whitworth rallied for a 3-2 win over George …


College soccer: Whitworth women open Northwest Conference play with shutout win

Hannah Rae Miller scored an unassisted goal in the 70th minute Saturday to give Whitworth a 1-0 win over Pacific Lutheran in a Northwest Conference women’s soccer opener in Tacoma.


Casting call: Quarterback still a question mark for Whitworth team with high expectations

The cast of characters is changing at Whitworth. However, the entertainment factor will remain high at the Pine Bowl, where the Pirates will host six games while continuing coach Rod …


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 5:56 p.m.

Whitworth quarterbacks finally get a chance to air it out at Pine Bowl

For the Whitworth quarterbacks, Friday morning’s practice was a breath of fresh air and a lot more.


Move indoors because of poor air quality fails to dampen Pirates’ enthusiasm

The atmosphere was thick with enthusiasm Monday morning among the Whitworth football players and even the coaches. It was even thicker than the air itself. After an opening day in …


Whitworth pitcher Hugh Smith expects big call on draft day

After high school, Hugh Smith had no college offers to play baseball and was ready to move on from the game to pursue a bio-engineering degree at the University of …


Area roundup: Whitworth’s Hugh Smith named top pitcher in Northwest Conference

Whitworth junior Hugh Smith was recognized as Northwest Conference Pitcher of the Year, the league office announced Thursday.


Area roundup: Whitworth completes Northwest Conference softball regular season with home sweep of Willamette

Kelsey Downey hit a grand slam in the fourth inning Tuesday and Whitworth defeated visiting Willamette 13-5 in five innings in the opener of a Northwest Conference softball doubleheader sweep.


UPDATED: Thu., March 15, 2018, 5:10 p.m.

Whitworth guard Kyle Roach named Division III first-team All-American

The honors continue to pour in for Whitworth’s Kyle Roach.


UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2018, 8:33 p.m.

Area roundup: Whitworth’s Kyle Roach snags D-III’s top honor in West Region

Whitworth Pirates junior Kyle Roach was named the 2018 Division III West Region Player of the Year by the National Association of Basketball Coaches, it was announced on Monday.


UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 6:25 p.m.

Whitworth in familiar territory in multiple ways for DIII tournament

The Whitworth men have been down this road before: west on I-90, then south to Walla Walla. On Friday, the Pirates will make their third and most important trip of …


UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 10:46 p.m.

Whitworth wins NWC championship on Kyle Roach’s buzzer-beating 3-pointer

Kyle Roach took a pass near midcourt, dribbled down the left side and drilled a 30-foot jumper as time expired to give Whitworth the Northwest Conference Tournament men’s basketball championship …


UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 10:38 p.m.

Whitworth cruises into Northwest Conference title game with convincing win over Puget Sound

Hitting their stride while taking the Puget Sound Loggers out of theirs, the Whitworth Pirates pulled away for a 97-79 Northwest Conference semifinal win at the Fieldhouse on Thursday night.


UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 5:37 p.m.

Whitworth’s Kyle Roach named Northwest Conference’s Most Valuable Player

Unselfish when his team needed it and demanding the ball when the script was flipped, Kyle Roach was rewarded Wednesday be being named the Most Valuable Player in the Northwest …


UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 9:12 p.m.

Whitworth men turn it on late, run away from Willamette in regular-season finale

The Whitworth Pirates are in playoff mode. The switch – along with the momentum in Saturday’s home game against Willamette – was flipped midway through the second half.


UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 5:26 p.m.

Plenty at stake for Whitworth basketball in weekend homestand against Linfield, Willamette

At the end of a crazy week, the Whitworth players kept their composure. Going forward, that might be worth as much as any win, though the Pirates would have taken …


Top-ranked Whitman edges No. 4 Whitworth with two late free throws

Whitworth still has a serious case of the Blues.


UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 2, 2018, 10:31 p.m.

Whitworth basketball: Pirates men, women sweep past Pacific on the road

Ben College and Garrett Hull combined for 39 points Friday to lead a balance attack as Whitworth stormed past Pacific 89-67 in Northwest Conference men’s basketball play in Forest Grove, …


UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 11:10 p.m.

Whitworth fights back from a 20-point deficit, beats Pacific Lutheran 81-69

After routing Pacific Lutheran by nearly 20 points earlier in the season, Matt Logie was looking for another easy win.


Whitworth men vie to bounce back during trip to Oregon

If history is any guide, Whitworth will bounce back from last week’s loss at Whitman and climb back up the Division III basketball poll.


UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 10:54 p.m.

Top-ranked Whitman men pull away from No. 3 Whitworth in final 7 minutes

The Whitman Blues lived up to their No. 1 ranking Tuesday, placing six players in double figures during a 91-75 win over the Whitworth Pirates.


Whitworth men knock off Pacific, look toward game against No. 1 Whitman

This was no time for complacency. Three days before a date with the No. 1 team in the land, Whitworth could have looked past Pacific on Saturday night.


UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 11:29 p.m.

No. 8 Whitworth answers final challenge, holds off Lewis & Clark

It had to be tougher than Whitworth made it look in the first half.


UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 4:53 p.m.

Whitworth Pirates more than ready to resume NWC play

In addition to a pair of wins, Whitworth picked up some valuable momentum by winning last weekend’s Whitworth Basketball Classic.


Whitworth men continue winning ways despite big roster changes

Did any college men’s basketball program have a more exciting offseason than Whitworth?


NWC honors Whitworth QB Ian Kolste

Northwest Conference football coaches named Whitworth senior quarterback Ian Kolste the NWC Offensive Player of the Year, the conference announced on Monday.


UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 9:41 p.m.

Ian Kolste leads Whitworth to rout over winless Willamette in season finale

Rod Sandberg made a simple request ahead of Whitworth’s season finale against winless Willamette. “Put the hammer down,” the Whitworth coach said.


Whitworth knows never to relax against Willamette in long football rivalry

Willamette never makes things simple. Over the last three seasons, head coach Rod Sandberg has found that Whitworth’s second-longest rival usually saves its toughest battles for the Pirates.


Whitworth builds Hawaiian pipeline by welcoming Polynesian culture

Chase Takaki grew up knowing he would have to eventually leave his home in Hawaii. The now-senior wide receiver at Whitworth was faced with the choice so many young football …


Whitworth runs over Lewis & Clark while Kolste sets yardage mark

Ian Kolste threw for 305 yards to lead visiting Whitworth University to a 48-7 win at Lewis & Clark College on Saturday afternoon and also reach 10,000 yards of total …