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WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Softball closes in on postseason berth

Wolves sweep Central Washington in key conference showdown Saturday

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon senior Amanda Evola knew playing her final home games would be a bittersweet moment. But she wasn’t about to let it affect her mindset, or her team.

Athlete of the Week

Jourdan Williams * Kayley Sayer

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COLLEGE BASEBALL: Harpole hopes to end WOU career on a high

Western Oregon looks to clinch Great Northwest Athletic Conference title

MONMOUTH — As Western Oregon’s baseball team rested between games against Saint Martin’s on Sunday afternoon, senior Garret Harpole was all smiles.

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WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Freshman wins two events

MONMOUTH — Freshman Cody Warner swept the men’s 100- and 200-meter runs for the fourth time this season to lead the Wolves’ track and field team.

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Junior transfer emerges as Western Oregon’s top pitcher

MONMOUTH — It was a moment that threatened to derail Western Oregon’s season. After losing five straight games at the Tournament of Champions in Turlock, Calif., on March 27 and 28, WOU responded by winning two games on March 29.

WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Pratt dominates Wildcats

Central high graduate throws a one-hitter Friday

ELLENSBURG, Wash. — Western Oregon hung on to its slim lead in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference after splitting a four-game series with Central Washington.

MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Bergeson leaves for Regis

Coach led Western Oregon to 69-45 record during four-year tenure

MONMOUTH — After one of the most successful seasons in program history, the Western Oregon men’s basketball team is in search of a new coach.

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COLLEGE TRACK AND FIELD: Warner sprinting to success

Freshman surpassing all expectations in 100-, 200-meter races

MONMOUTH — In a flash and it’s over.

Athlete of the Week

Cadwallader * Sultessa

WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Wolves earn consolation title

Softball goes 2-5 at Tournament of Champions

TURLOCK, Calif. — Western Oregon’s softball team recovered from a rough start to win the Consolation No. 1 championship at the 14th annual Tournament of Champions.

WOU to host fundraiser on April 18

MONMOUTH — The Western Oregon softball team will host its second annual Poker Night on April 18.

Bergeson leaves for Regis

WOU in search of a new men's basketball coach

MONMOUTH – After one of the most successful seasons in program history, the Western Oregon men’s basketball program is in search of a new coach

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Williams catching his dream

WOU senior making waves as possible NFL draft pick in April

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon senior Tyrell Williams has always been a Philadelphia Eagles fan. If he has his way, his allegiance may soon change. Williams hopes to join Kevin Boss among the names of WOU football players to make the leap to the NFL.

Athlete of the Week

Jori Kerr * Cody Warner

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COLLEGE BASEBALL: Pratt’s patience paying off big

Senior sees expanding role in starting rotation for Wolves

MONMOUTH — From the moment he transferred to Western Oregon, senior pitcher Jesse Pratt has had one thing in mind.