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WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: WOU clinches conference title

Nichols scores 34 points as Wolves hold off Simon Fraser 93-91 on Saturday night

MONMOUTH — From the moment the season started, Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team had its eyes set on one goal.

Athlete of the Week

Jolie-Rae Ford * Julian Nichols

Goularte named Player of the Week

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon senior Dana Goularte earned the Great Northwest Athletic Conference women’s basketball co-Player of the Week honors along with Montana State Billings’ Quinn Peoples on Monday.

WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Wolves find shot against Saint Martin's

Four players score in double figures to lead women’s basketball team to GNAC victory

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s women’s basketball team shot a season-best 59.6 percent from the field en route to a 68-45 Great Northwest Athletic Conference victory over Simon Fraser on Thursday.

WOU freshman gridder earns honor

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon University freshman all-purpose football player Paul Revis was one of only three first-year players to be named as part of the Don Hansen NCAA Division II All-America team, announced last week.

Wolves XC squads receive distinction

MONMOUTH — Both of Western Oregon University’s cross-country teams were honored last week by being named a United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Team for the 2014 season in recognition of their performance in the classroom and athletically.

Western soccer team recognized

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon University’s women’s soccer team has received a 2013-14 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award.

Itemizer- Observer Athlete of the Week

*Kylie Nash - Central High School*Garret Harpole - Western Oregon University


Men’s basketball rallies twice

Wolves' second-half efforts dominate opponents

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Seniors hope to lead new-look Wolves back to a title

The Wolves’ lone seniors hope for a storybook ending to their WOU careers as Western Oregon looks to defend its Great Northwest Athletic Conference title.

Athlete of the Week

Emmi Collier * Andy Avgi

WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Wolves suffer heartbreak again

Women's basketball falls by one to Saint Martin's

LACEY, Wash. — It was heartbreak again for Western Oregon’s women’s basketball team as the Wolves fell 48-47 to Saint Martin’s on Saturday.

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Leaders of the Pack

Wolves continue historic run, improve to 18-3

MONMOUTH — It was a moment players dream about.

COLLEGE ATHLETICS: WOU to induct six into Hall of Fame

Tickets still available for ceremony

MONMOUTH — It’s a moment athletes dream about. For six former WOU athletes, it’s a dream that’s about to become reality.

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WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Wolves upset Falcons

Women’s basketball hangs on for big victory

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s women’s basketball squad experienced triumph and heartbreak during a pair of home games last week.