Women’s basketball optimistic, ready to make noise

Megan Ditore, Staff Writer

November 10, 2016

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Linfield’s Women’s Basketball team is focused, dedicated and prepared for the upcoming season. With nine returning players, the ’Cats are ready to battle in the competitive Northwest Conference. After finishing the season... Read more »

Men’s basketball returns with experience, depth

Megan Ditore, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016

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More explosive and energetic men’s basketball team has sights set on playoffs this season. The Wildcats are dedicated, hungry, and ready to surprise some teams. Returning eleven players, the men are preparing to be at the top... Read more »

Women’s Soccer Beats Whits

Camille Botello, Staff Writer

November 6, 2016

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The Wildcat women’s soccer team persevered despite the downpour in Saturday’s home game against Whitman College. Linfield starters Sarah Bailey, Jamie Mars, Dani Nurmi, Lexi Kerr, Shelby DeRocher, Taylor Cole, Kendra McSh... Read more »

Wildcats claim D3 playoff berth after stumping the Loggers

Ross Passeck, Staff Writer

November 6, 2016

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Linfield football has already assured itself another consecutive winning season, another North Western Conference title, and 100 career wins for head coach Joe Smith. Entering Saturday’s game there was only one thing left to... Read more »

Swimming Beats Whitworth since 1990’s, Falls to Whitman

Sara Levering, Sports Co-Editor

November 6, 2016

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The Linfield Swim Team traveled to the Whits this weekend. The Whitworth Pirates have always been strong swimmers, but Linfield managed to sweep them for the first time since the mid-1990’s, which is no doubt an accomplishment f... Read more »

Volleyball sweeps Bruins in home match

Alex Jensen, Staff Writer

November 6, 2016

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On Saturday night, the Wildcats swept Bruins in three sets to close the season on a good note. Linfield beat George Fox in 25-23, 25-22 and 25-19. Saturday night was the ‘Cats last game and senior night for outside hitter Molly ... Read more »

Men’s Soccer Ends on a High Note

Natalie Kelley, Staff Writer

November 6, 2016

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The men’s soccer team battled the Willamette Bearcats on Saturday, Nov. 5 in Salem, Ore. and ending the last day of the Northwest Conference men’s soccer season with a winning score of 2-1. Isaias Flores, ‘20, made the Wildcats’ f... Read more »

Battle on the court ends in Linfield victory

Alex Jensen, Staff Writer

November 5, 2016

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The Wildcats triumphed in a point by point battle to the finish. The Linfield volleyball team beat the Pacific Lutheran Lutes 25-21, 22-25, 25-17, 10-25 and 16-14 Friday night in the Ted Wilson Gym. “I’m super stoked; this... Read more »

From childhood dream to D3 reality

Camille Botello, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016

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Of the eight million students participating in high school sports, only about 480,000 continue to play at the college level, according to the NCAA. When deciding to play college sports, students must determine if balancing... Read more »

Volleyball Defeats Lewis & Clark in Tight Battle

Grace Bruncke, Staff Writer

October 30, 2016

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The gym was filled with fans as the Wildcats took on Lewis and Clark, Friday October 28th. The cats came out with the victory in 5 sets. Taylor Peterson, ’20, Darian Stedman, ‘19, and Audrey Hyem, ’19, all had at least... Read more »

Men’s Soccer Loses to Whitworth, First Home Victory

Sara Levering, Sports Co-Editor

October 30, 2016

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The Linfield Wildcats faced the number one in conference visiting Whitworth Pirates. The Wildcats played under the lights on the turf at Maxwell Field on Friday night after a schedule change, due to the soccer field being in po... Read more »

Linfield Swimming Rises to Occasion

Sara Levering, Sports Co-Editor

October 30, 2016

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Both the Linfield Men & Women placed second out of the seven Northwest Conference schools this past weekend at the 15th Annual Northwest Conference Sprint Invitational held in Portland, Oregon at Lewis and Clark College. ... Read more »

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