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  • Washington Angels Fastpitch Softball Team Dedicates Season to Teammate

    Washington Angels Fastpitch Softball Team Dedicates Season to Teammate

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 7:20 PM EDT2014-07-16 23:20:09 GMT
    The Washington Angels fastpitch softball team is playing with a purpose this summer. They're heading to the national tournament in Salem, Virginia later this month, after winning "State for Kate." >>
    The Washington Angels fastpitch softball team is playing with a purpose this summer. They're heading to the national tournament in Salem, Virginia later this month, after winning "State for Kate." >>
  • Chiawana's Ruiz to Junior Olympics

    Chiawana's Ruiz to Junior Olympics

    Monday, July 14 2014 10:26 PM EDT2014-07-15 02:26:08 GMT
    This week, Chiawana High School's Roman Ruiz is doing something he never imagined."I never really saw myself going all the way to Texas for track," says Ruiz. But that's exactly what he's doing: heading to the National Junior Olympics in Texas to compete in the Decathlon.>>
    This week, Chiawana High School's Roman Ruiz is doing something he never imagined."I never really saw myself going all the way to Texas for track," says Ruiz. But that's exactly what he's doing: heading to the National Junior Olympics in Texas to compete in the Decathlon.>>
  • Richland Lady Bombers Host Week-long Girls Basketball Camp

    Richland Lady Bombers Host Week-long Girls Basketball Camp

    Friday, July 11 2014 8:56 PM EDT2014-07-12 00:56:11 GMT
    The high school basketball season is still several months away, but it's been a busy week for the Richland High girls basketball team. >>
    The high school basketball season is still several months away, but it's been a busy week for the Richland High girls basketball team. >>
  • Burbank Teen Headed to National H.S. Rodeo Finals

    Burbank Teen Headed to National H.S. Rodeo Finals

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 7:05 PM EDT2014-07-09 23:05:53 GMT
    For the Turners, rodeo is a family affair. And this week, as they have for the last 3 years, they’re hitting the road to support their daughter Taylor Turner as she competes in the National High School Rodeo Finals in Wyoming.>>
    For the Turners, rodeo is a family affair. And this week, as they have for the last 3 years, they’re hitting the road to support their daughter Taylor Turner as she competes in the National High School Rodeo Finals in Wyoming.>>
  • NSA Fastpitch Tournament Hits Tri Cities

    NSA Fastpitch Tournament Hits Tri Cities

    NSA Fastpitch Tournament Hits Tri Cities

    Saturday, June 28 2014 3:01 AM EDT2014-06-28 07:01:38 GMT
    It's not the first time this summer and it won't be the last: hundreds of softball players descended on Pasco today for a major softball tournament. This time, it's the NSA State Fastpitch Tournament. MMore than120 teams of girls ages 10-18 are playing at multiple sites across the Tri Cities. With families involved, about 4,500 are here for the weekend, and the event is expected to generate more than $1.3 million for the local economy. >>
    It's not the first time this summer and it won't be the last: hundreds of softball players descended on Pasco today for a major softball tournament. This time, it's the NSA State Fastpitch Tournament. MMore than120 teams of girls ages 10-18 are playing at multiple sites across the Tri Cities. With families involved, about 4,500 are here for the weekend, and the event is expected to generate more than $1.3 million for the local economy. >>
  • Hundreds of Softball Players Invade Tri-Cities for State Tournament

    Hundreds of Softball Players Invade Tri-Cities for State Tournament

    Friday, June 27 2014 10:36 PM EDT2014-06-28 02:36:34 GMT
    Hundreds of softball players are descending on the Tri-Cities this weekend for a major softball tournament. This time, it's the NSA Washington Girls Fastpitch Championships.>>
    Hundreds of softball players are descending on the Tri-Cities this weekend for a major softball tournament. This time, it's the NSA Washington Girls Fastpitch Championships.>>
  • Yakima Valley Girls AAU Team Headed to National Tournament in Orlando

    Yakima Valley Girls AAU Team Headed to National Tournament in Orlando

    Wednesday, June 25 2014 9:32 PM EDT2014-06-26 01:32:57 GMT
    Athletes live for the big stage and the bright lights, and even though East Valley elementary school may not be the brightest of lights, the "HD Game Changers," the #3 ranked team of 10-year-olds in the U.S., is headed to Orlando for the national championships.>>
    Athletes live for the big stage and the bright lights, and even though East Valley elementary school may not be the brightest of lights, the "HD Game Changers," the #3 ranked team of 10-year-olds in the U.S., is headed to Orlando for the national championships.>>
  • Valley Christian's Marchant Headlines Track & Field State Champions

    Valley Christian's Marchant Headlines Track & Field State Champions

    Sunday, June 1 2014 2:15 AM EDT2014-06-01 06:15:44 GMT
    Text to ComeFor more in-depth coverage on State Track Field visit www.nwprepsnow.com>>
    Text to ComeFor more in-depth coverage on State Track Field visit www.nwprepsnow.com>>
  • Academic All Star: Kamiakin's Ellie Heiden

    Academic All Star: Kamiakin's Ellie Heiden

    Wednesday, May 21 2014 8:44 PM EDT2014-05-22 00:44:29 GMT
    Kamiakin's Ellie Heiden has been running her own race through out high school. One of the very best in the state, her academics and athletics have led her to the finish line she's been dreaming of since she was a kid: Provo, Utah, where she'll attend BYU next year.>>
    Kamiakin's Ellie Heiden has been running her own race through out high school. One of the very best in the state, her academics and athletics have led her to the finish line she's been dreaming of since she was a kid: Provo, Utah, where she'll attend BYU next year.>>
  • Academic All-Star: Trenton Nett

    Academic All-Star: Trenton Nett

    Wednesday, May 14 2014 6:15 PM EDT2014-05-14 22:15:44 GMT
    Because of academic standards, many athletes feel pressure to succeed in the classroom. But for Southridge's Trenton Nett, that comes from the living room. >>
    Because of academic standards, many athletes feel pressure to succeed in the classroom. But for Southridge's Trenton Nett, that comes from the living room. >>
  • Academic All Star: Mark Driver

    Academic All Star: Mark Driver

    Wednesday, May 14 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-05-14 22:11:41 GMT
    Kennewick's Mark Driver knows what it takes to build relationships on the baseball field: he's one of nine children. Meet this week's Academic All Star, who's headed to Gonzaga University next year.>>
    Kennewick's Mark Driver knows what it takes to build relationships on the baseball field: he's one of nine children. Meet this week's Academic All Star, who's headed to Gonzaga University next year.>>
  • Academic All-Star: Alvaro Licea

    Academic All-Star: Alvaro Licea

    Wednesday, May 14 2014 6:09 PM EDT2014-05-14 22:09:53 GMT
    This week's academic all-star is an all M.C.C. selection in soccer, he is also an All State Honorable Mention, and an out-standing student.>>
    This week's academic all-star is an all M.C.C. selection in soccer, he is also an All State Honorable Mention, and an out-standing student. Those are the things he is.One of the things he's not is a big>>
  • Academic All-Star: Brandon Boehnke

    Academic All-Star: Brandon Boehnke

    Thursday, April 3 2014 2:42 AM EDT2014-04-03 06:42:14 GMT
    This week's all star is a self-identified science geek.>>
    This week's all star is a self-identified science geek. Kamiakin's Brandon Boehnke dreams of going into biochemistry or medicine. "I'm in A.P. Chemistry, got my interest. Don't know what it is, I'm a>>
  • Academic All-Star: Ryan Colson

    Academic All-Star: Ryan Colson

    Thursday, March 20 2014 1:11 AM EDT2014-03-20 05:11:32 GMT
    This week's academic all star knows something about hustle.>>
    This week's academic all star knows something about hustle. Hanford's Ryan Colson is lined up to be senior class valedictorian, and he tries to instill values like hard work and determination into his>>
  • Academic All-Star: Jordan Ziemba

    Academic All-Star: Jordan Ziemba

    Thursday, March 6 2014 1:54 AM EST2014-03-06 06:54:14 GMT
    Teams are taking the softball field this week, and they're relying on their leaders. Southridge's Jordan Ziemba leads the suns on the field, but also mentors freshman in the classroom."I do ignite, which>>
    Teams are taking the softball field this week, and they're relying on their leaders. Southridge's Jordan Ziemba leads the suns on the field, but also mentors freshman in the classroom."I do ignite, which>>
  • Academic All-Star: Nathan Streufert

    Academic All-Star: Nathan Streufert

    Thursday, February 27 2014 2:52 AM EST2014-02-27 07:52:48 GMT
    Standing at 6'7'', this week's all-star is a giant on the court and in the classroom.>>
    Standing at 6'7'', this week's all-star is a giant on the court and in the classroom.  Richland's Nathan Streufert is wrapping up his senior year with a 3.91 GPA. But as the son of coach Earl Streufert,>>
  • Academic All-Star: Sira Toure

    Academic All-Star: Sira Toure

    Thursday, February 20 2014 2:16 AM EST2014-02-20 07:16:23 GMT
    This week's all star is a Kamiakin Brave who barely ever spends time on campus. Sira Toure.>>
    This week's all star is a Kamiakin Brave who barely ever spends time on campus. Sira Toure. She's full-time at CBC's running start program getting her AA degree. But that's just pushed her to work harder>>
  • Playfair's Ex-Girlfriend Back In Canada

    Playfair's Ex-Girlfriend Back In Canada

    Thursday, February 13 2014 2:54 AM EST2014-02-13 07:54:01 GMT
    There is resolution in the case against the ex-girlfriend of Tri-City American Forward Jackson Playfair. Teija MacLaughlin is headed back to Canada after appearing in court Wednesday.>>
    There is resolution in the case against the ex-girlfriend of Tri-City American Forward Jackson Playfair. Teija MacLaughlin is headed back to Canada after appearing in court Wednesday.>>
  • Williams Save Lifts Spokane Past Ams In Shootout

    Williams Save Lifts Spokane Past Ams In Shootout

    The Spokane Chiefs defeated the Tri-City Americans 2-1 in shootout fashion thanks to Eric Williams making the game-winning save.Reid Gow's first period goal for the Chiefs and Brian Williams third period goal for the Ams was all she wrote in regulation and overtime with the 1-1 tie leading to the shootout...>>
    The Spokane Chiefs defeated the Tri-City Americans 2-1 in shootout fashion thanks to Eric Williams making the game-winning save.Reid Gow's first period goal for the Chiefs and Brian Williams third period goal for the Ams was all she wrote in regulation and overtime with the 1-1 tie leading to the shootout...>>
  • Academic All-Star: Bernadette Roach

    Academic All-Star: Bernadette Roach

    Thursday, January 23 2014 2:51 AM EST2014-01-23 07:51:27 GMT
    It's hard to find an objection to Chiawana's Bernadette Roach.>>
    It's hard to find an objection to Chiawana's Bernadette Roach. Between her participation in CBC's running start program and a 3.84 GPA, she's clearly set the bar high.‘I might want to be a mediator, I>>
  • Academic All-Star: Jeffery Weyand

    Academic All-Star: Jeffery Weyand

    Thursday, January 16 2014 3:01 AM EST2014-01-16 08:01:16 GMT
    If you're juggling 3 varsity sports, your faith, and other extracurricular activities, you need to arrange your priorities.>>
    If you're juggling 3 varsity sports, your faith, and other extracurricular activities, you need to arrange your priorities. According to this week's academic all star, Jeffery Weyand. ‘Priorities. Always>>
  • Full List Of Local All-State Football Players

    Full List Of Local All-State Football Players

    Friday, December 20 2013 2:26 AM EST2013-12-20 07:26:21 GMT
    Check out this story for a full list of local all-state football players.>>
    Check out this story for a full list of local all-state football players.
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  • Academic All-Star: Larry Dewitt

    Academic All-Star: Larry Dewitt

    Friday, December 13 2013 3:14 AM EST2013-12-13 08:14:13 GMT
    Lots of high school athletes merely give lip service to the idea of academics being important. But not Larry Dewitt. For this Kennewick lion, academics are a way of life.>>
    Kennewick, WA - Lots of high school athletes merely give lip service to the idea of academics being important. But not Larry Dewitt. For this Kennewick lion, academics are a way of life.‘I just schedule>>
  • Academic All-Star: Sierra Perez

    Academic All-Star: Sierra Perez

    Thursday, December 5 2013 2:43 AM EST2013-12-05 07:43:03 GMT
    Leaders usually emerge after years in a supporting role, but not Sierra Perez. After two years at Chiawana, she took 4.0 GPA to Pasco High School.>>
    Leaders usually emerge after years in a supporting role, but not Sierra Perez. After two years at Chiawana, she took her talents and 4.0 GPA to Pasco High School.‘I feel like you have to be a leader in>>
  • Academic All-Star: Kennedy Corrigan

    Academic All-Star: Kennedy Corrigan

    Thursday, November 28 2013 12:30 AM EST2013-11-28 05:30:32 GMT
    They say point guard is a thinking position in basketball. So it seems to fit that Richland's Kennedy Corrigan is a 4.0 student, and this week's Academic All-Star.>>
    They say point guard is a thinking position in basketball. So it seems to fit that Richland's Kennedy Corrigan is a 4.0 student, and this week's Academic All-Star."I think academics is huge in athletics>>
  • Academic All-Star: Nick Martin

    Academic All-Star: Nick Martin

    Thursday, November 21 2013 3:06 AM EST2013-11-21 08:06:32 GMT
    The Chiawana football team is unstoppable right now. But ask them whom they admire, and he'll be right there on the sidelines. This week's Academic All-Star Nick Martin.>>
    The Chiawana football team is unstoppable right now. But ask them whom they admire, and he'll be right there on the sidelines. This week's Academic All-Star, team manager, Nick Martin. ‘School is obviously>>
  • Walla Walla Senior Commits To U of Nevada-Reno

    Walla Walla Senior Commits To U of Nevada-Reno

    Thursday, November 21 2013 2:56 AM EST2013-11-21 07:56:00 GMT
    Walla Walla High School Senior Cadet First Sergeant Sarah Jameson officially signed her Letter of Intent to acc ept a scholarship at the University of Nevada, Reno.>>
    Walla Walla, WA - Walla Walla High School Senior Cadet First Sergeant Sarah Jameson officially signed her Letter of Intent to accept a scholarship at the University of Nevada, Reno to shoot on their 2014>>
  • Academic All-Star: Makenna Behrens

    Academic All-Star: Makenna Behrens

    Thursday, November 14 2013 10:42 PM EST2013-11-15 03:42:25 GMT
    The Southridge Suns volleyball team is headed to state this weekend.>>
    The Southridge Suns volleyball team is headed to state this weekend. And that fact is the perfect way to show why this week's Academic All-Star, Makenna Behrens, is so successful in the classroom.‘We actually>>
  • Wildcats Move To Sixth In NCAA West Regional Volleyball Poll

    Wildcats Move To Sixth In NCAA West Regional Volleyball Poll

    Thursday, November 14 2013 3:08 AM EST2013-11-14 08:08:05 GMT
    The Central Washington University volleyball team remains in the hunt for a second consecutive post-season berth.>>
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Nov. 13) -- The Central Washington University volleyball team remains in the hunt for a second consecutive post-season berth, and the Wildcats have improved their positioning slightly>>
  • Academic All-Star: Macey Weitz

    Academic All-Star: Macey Weitz

    Thursday, November 7 2013 3:03 AM EST2013-11-07 08:03:26 GMT
    Plenty of our academic all-stars are multi-sport athletes, but throw in being ASB President on top that and you've got a challenge. And you've got Macey Weitz.>>
    Plenty of our academic all-stars are multi-sport athletes, but throw in being ASB President on top that and you've got a challenge. And you've got Macey Weitz. ‘If you saw my planner, you would think>>
  • Academic All-Star: River View's Cody Hand

    Academic All-Star: River View's Cody Hand

    Thursday, October 31 2013 2:45 AM EDT2013-10-31 06:45:38 GMT
    It's been a standout season for the River View Panthers, and especially for their star wide receiver: three-sport athlete with a 3.8 GPA, Cody Hand.>>
    It's been a standout season for the River View Panthers, and especially for their star wide receiver: three-sport athlete with a 3.8 GPA, Cody Hand. With all the time he dedicates to sports, turns out>>
  • Academic All Star: Carter Allred

    Academic All Star: Carter Allred

    Friday, October 25 2013 7:41 PM EDT2013-10-25 23:41:51 GMT
    Playing football for Royal High School means playing under historic head coach Wiley Allred, but that doesn't phase this week's academic all star, Carter Allred.>>
    Playing football for Royal High School means playing under historic head coach Wiley Allred, but that doesn't phase this week's academic all star, Carter Allred. "Yes, I'm his son; I don't really know>>
  • Riverhawks Pull Into First Alone After Beating Pasco At Home

    Riverhawks Pull Into First Alone After Beating Pasco At Home

    Wednesday, October 23 2013 3:01 AM EDT2013-10-23 07:01:21 GMT
    Pasco, WA - The Chiawana girls soccer team is in first alone after shutting out the Pasco Bulldogs on their own turf.>>
    Pasco, WA - The Chiawana girls soccer team is in first alone after shutting out the Pasco Bulldogs on their own turf.The Bulldogs at least scared the goal in the middle of the first half when Abby Buckenberger's>>
  • Academic All-Star: Hannah Sanders

    Academic All-Star: Hannah Sanders

    Thursday, October 17 2013 11:38 AM EDT2013-10-17 15:38:29 GMT
    Most high school athletes play one sport per year in the regular season, but not this week's Academic All-Star; Southridge's Hannah Sanders.>>
    Most high school athletes play one sport per year in the regular season, but not this week's Academic All-Star; Southridge's Hannah Sanders."High school, I'll play summer ball and club, I'll play winter>>
  • Academic All-Star: Delaney Hodgins

    Academic All-Star: Delaney Hodgins

    Wednesday, October 2 2013 10:04 PM EDT2013-10-03 02:04:48 GMT
    Two-sport athletes are a rarity nowadays. Especially when they're playing back-to-back seasons. It's even rarer to see them pull a 4.0 GPA. But academics improve the play of Chiawana's Delaney Hodgins.>>
    Two-sport athletes are a rarity nowadays. Especially when they're playing back-to-back seasons. It's even rarer to see them pull a 4.0 GPA. But academics improve the play of Chiawana's Delaney Hodgins.>>
  • 9 Chiawana Riverhawks Sign Letters Of Intent

    9 Chiawana Riverhawks Sign Letters Of Intent

    Wednesday, February 5 2014 8:17 PM EST2014-02-06 01:17:49 GMT
    Nine Chiawana Riverhawks signed letters of intent today.>>
    Nine Chiawana Riverhawks signed letters of intent today:1. Deion Singleton - Washington State University - Football2. Delaney Hodgins - Eastern Washington University - Basketball3. Alex Weber - University>>
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  • Khalil Winfrey Headed To USA Track & Field Junior Olympics

    Khalil Winfrey Headed To USA Track & Field Junior Olympics

    Rogers High School's Khalil Winfrey qualified for the USA Track Field Junior Olympics National Championships in Houston, Texas. The junior-to-be joined SWX's Neil Stover in the Fasteners Sports Studio to discuss his upcoming meets in the 100 meter and 200 meter championships.>>
    Rogers High School's Khalil Winfrey qualified for the USA Track Field Junior Olympics National Championships in Houston, Texas. The junior-to-be joined SWX's Neil Stover in the Fasteners Sports Studio to discuss his upcoming meets in the 100 meter and 200 meter championships.>>
  • Washington Angels Fastpitch Softball Team Dedicates Season to Teammate

    Washington Angels Fastpitch Softball Team Dedicates Season to Teammate

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 7:20 PM EDT2014-07-16 23:20:09 GMT
    The Washington Angels fastpitch softball team is playing with a purpose this summer. They're heading to the national tournament in Salem, Virginia later this month, after winning "State for Kate." >>
    The Washington Angels fastpitch softball team is playing with a purpose this summer. They're heading to the national tournament in Salem, Virginia later this month, after winning "State for Kate." >>
  • Chiawana's Ruiz to Junior Olympics

    Chiawana's Ruiz to Junior Olympics

    Monday, July 14 2014 10:26 PM EDT2014-07-15 02:26:08 GMT
    This week, Chiawana High School's Roman Ruiz is doing something he never imagined."I never really saw myself going all the way to Texas for track," says Ruiz. But that's exactly what he's doing: heading to the National Junior Olympics in Texas to compete in the Decathlon.>>
    This week, Chiawana High School's Roman Ruiz is doing something he never imagined."I never really saw myself going all the way to Texas for track," says Ruiz. But that's exactly what he's doing: heading to the National Junior Olympics in Texas to compete in the Decathlon.>>
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  • Kids World Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Champion In Studio

    Kids World Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Champion In Studio

    Spokane's own Gerondrick "GT" Taylor, 6, of Iron Lion Jiu Jitsu Academy was named the Kids World Brazilian Jiu Jitsu champion at Coussoulis Arena in San Bernardino, Calif. this past weekend, July 19-20.>>
    Spokane's own Gerondrick "GT" Taylor, 6, of Iron Lion Jiu Jitsu Academy was named the Kids World Brazilian Jiu Jitsu champion at Coussoulis Arena in San Bernardino, Calif. this past weekend, July 19-20. >>
  • Seahawks' Sidney Rice Announces Retirement

    Seahawks' Sidney Rice Announces Retirement

    Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice announced his retirement from the NFL on Wednesday after an injury-filled career that included issues with concussions. The Seahawks announced Rice's decision two days before the start of training camp.>>
    Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice announced his retirement from the NFL on Wednesday after an injury-filled career that included issues with concussions. The Seahawks announced Rice's decision two days before the start of training camp.
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  • Live On SWX: HAPO Columbia Cup

    Live On SWX: HAPO Columbia Cup

    The 49th HAPO Columbia Cup will take place on the Columbia River this weekend, with SWX bringing you live coverage on Sunday, July 27, from 10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. PDT with Greg Talbott and Matt Reichmann on the call.>>
    The 49th HAPO Columbia Cup will take place on the Columbia River this weekend, with SWX bringing you live coverage on Sunday, July 27, from 10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. PDT with Greg Talbott and Matt Reichmann on the call.
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