College sports


Wolves win conference title

After disposing of Montana State Billings 4-2 on May 10, Western Oregon’s baseball team found itself in a pickle at the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Championships.

WOU ROUNDUP: Baseball earns GNAC title

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s baseball team clinched the Great Northwest Athletic Conference’s regular season title after splitting four games with Northwest Nazarene. WOU split the opening doubleheader, falling 5-2 before winning 11-3 on Thursday. The Wolves won 20-2 before losing 6-3 on Friday.

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Baseball, softball programs deal with life on the road

MONMOUTH — The last time Western Oregon’s softball team played in Monmouth was April 20 — 2016.

WOU ROUNDUP: Softball headed to conference tournament

CORVALLIS — Needing two victories to clinch a spot in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference softball championship, Western Oregon won three of four games last weekend.

WOU ROUNDUP: WOU to host NCAA Division II West Regional in 2019

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon will host the NCAA Division II West Regional in cross-country in 2019 and 2021.

WOU ROUNDUP: Baseball takes three of four from Montana State Billings

BILLINGS, Mont. — Western Oregon’s baseball team won three of four games against Montana State Billings. WOU won 14-7 and 8-7 on Friday before splitting the final two games, losing 18-2 and winning 8-3 on Saturday.

WOU ROUNDUP: Whitaker, Holmberg leads track and field at home meet

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s men’s track and field team placed second at the John Knight Twilight meet on Friday. The women placed fourth.

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Avgi chases football dream

MONMOUTH — There have been few names that have stood as tall in Western Oregon University athletics as Andy Avgi.

WOU Roundup:Baseball splits doubleheader with Saint Martin’s

Western Oregon split a doubleheader with Saint Martin’s on Saturday.

WOU ROUNDUP: Softball wins shootout over Yellowjackets

BILLINGS, Mont. — For three of Western Oregon’s softball team’s four games against Montana State Billings, the Wolves’ offense struggled. WOU lost to the Yellowjackets 7-3 and 10-2 on Saturday and dropped the first game of a doubleheader on Sunday 5-3.

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Wakem, Wolves off to fast start

MONMOUTH — Justin Wakem was ready for his moment.

Wolves win a national title

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. —They say that every second counts.

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MONMOUTH — Pitcher Sammi Cadwallader is in the midst of her final season with WOU’s softball team — but she’s not the first in her family to take the field as a Wolf. Her mother Kathy played softball on Western Oregon’s JV team in 1988-89.

WOU ROUNDUP: Wolves season ends in conference title game

LACEY, Wash. — Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team’s run for a second-straight Great Northwest Athletic Conference tournament championship fell just short after a 71-69 loss to top-seeded Western Washington in the championship game on Saturday. Demetrius Trammel scored a career-high 33 points to lead the Wolves.

WOU ROUNDUP: Men’s basketball looks to defend title

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team ended the regular season with a 72-56 win over Montana State Billings on Saturday. Tanner Omlid scored 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds. Ali Faruq-Bey and Demetrius Trammel each added 11 points, and Evan Garrison had 10 points.



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