PORTLAND — With a spot in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference softball tournament on the line, Western Oregon responded in a big way, winning three of four against Concordia. The Wolves won a doubleheader on April 20, winning 4-3 and 2-1 in the team’s home finale. The Wolves split with Concordia on Thursday, winning 4-2 before falling 5-0.
AZUSA, Calif. — Competing in two states, Western Oregon’s track and field team saw strong performances from several athletes. Sophomore David Ribich set a new school record in the men’s 1,500-meter run at the Bryan Clay Invitational in Azusa, Calif., on Saturday. Ribich finished with a time of 3 minutes, 43.41 seconds, a personal best by seven seconds and breaking the old school mark of 3:44.27 set by West Tilgner in 1987. The time is the second fastest in the Division II level so far this season.
LACEY, Wash. — Western Oregon’s baseball team went 6-0 against Saint Martin’s last week. The Wolves opened with 11-1 and 8-4 wins on April 13 before winning 20-6 and 4-2 on Sunday, and 8-0 and 7-4 on Sunday.
MONMOUTH — In the time before Western Oregon pitcher Brady Miller takes the field, he’s blasting tunes to get him pumped up. His artist of choice? Katy Perry.
MONMOUTH — The moments before the gun goes off signaling the start of a race may seem like just seconds to the crowd, but it can seem like an eternity for those waiting to compete.
WOU part of pilot program to prevent sexual assault, promote healthy masculinity
MONMOUTH — What does it mean to be a man? Everything from friends and families to TV, movies and books impact how people view masculinity, both positively and negatively.
ELLENSBURG, Wash. — Western Oregon’s baseball team won all four games against Central Washington on Saturday and Sunday.
MONMOUTH — In the moments after, it hurt. Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team, fresh off a 74-55 loss to Augustana in the NCAA Division II Final Four on Thursday, didn’t feel quite like celebrating yet.
BILLINGS, Mont. — Western Oregon’s baseball team got off to a strong start before dropping two of three games against Montana State Billings on Saturday and Sunday. The Wolves won the opening matchup 10-0 on Saturday and lost the other two.
HILLSBORO — Thanks to a two-game sweep of Saint Martin’s, Western Oregon softball coach Lonny Sargent surpassed 300 career victories on Saturday.
FRISCO, Texas – The ride is over.
Western Oregon to host watch party on Thursday
FRISCO, Texas – The dance continues.
REGIS — Of all the fans rooting for Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team during its run in the NCAA Division II tournament, one has a special relationship to many of the current players — one who played a major role in helping WOU get to where it is now.
PORTLAND — Western Oregon distance runner Bailey Beeson took first in the women’s 800-meter run at the Lewis & Clark Spring Break Open on Friday and Saturday. Beeson finished with a time of 2 minutes, 16.16 seconds. Teammate Stephanie Stuckey placed second in 2:16.49. Emily Wetherell took second in the hammer with a throw of 166 feet, 3¾ inches.
WOU advances to the Elite Eight
UPDATE: Western Oregon will face Saginaw Valley State on Wednesday (March 23) at 6:30 p.m.