’Cats drop ball in first NWC game

Kaelia Neal, Sports editor

March 5, 2017

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The Linfield women’s lacrosse team opened up the Northwest Conference play in a home game against Puget Sound. The Wildcats fell to the Loggers in a close game 9-11.           “We started out strong and did well d...

Linfield swimmers advance to NCAAs

Kaelia Neal, Sports editor

March 5, 2017

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The season ended for most Linfield swimmers at the Northwest Conference Championships on February 12, but a select few get a shot at making a splash at the NCAA DIII Championships. Four members of the men’s swim team have b...

Scots scoop the win from the ’Cats

Kaelia Neal, Sports Editor

March 2, 2017

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After a hard fought battle last night, the Linfield women’s lacrosse team fell short to Alma in a close game 4-5. “Our defense did great holding down the score, but we have a lot more work to do as a team,” Amber Kaholoaa,...

Catball claws Bruins for a win

Alex Jensen, Graphic designer

February 28, 2017

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In a Linfield versus George Fox softball game, the Wildcats laid out the Bruins. On Saturday Linfield went 5-4 game one in eight innings and 4-3 in nine. Sunday’s games against the Bruins were postponed due to rain. Left ...

Men’s tennis falls to Pioneers, bounce back for the Lutes

Sara Levering, Sports editor

February 28, 2017

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The Linfield Wildcats were back in action in rainy McMinnville and hosted the Lewis and Clark Pioneers. It turned out to be a tough day for the ‘Cats, falling to the unbeaten Pioneers 1-8. Number one doubles pair Tyler Linscott...

Rosenberg Named NWC coach of the year

Alex Jensen, Graphic Designer

February 28, 2017

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With the successes the Wildcats men’s basketball team has been showing this season, Head Coach Shanan Rosenberg was awarded the Northwest Conference Coach of the Year.   “It is a tremendous honor,” Rosenberg sa...

‘Cats take game one, fall to Willamette in two and three

Camille Botello, Staff writer

February 22, 2017

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The Wildcats’ strong offense, including two home runs by Scott Hilpert, ‘17, and Alex Hendra-Brown, ‘18, lifted the team above the Willamette Bearcats in game one of their three game series last weekend. Also contribut...

Softball in California

Grace Bruncke, arts & entertainment editor

February 22, 2017

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The Linfield College softball team made the trek down to California this weekend for the first games of the season. The team came out with four wins under their belt by the end of the weekend. In the first game on Saturday, Catball faced...

The women’s tennis team defeats Puget Sound 9-0.

Sara Levering, sports editor

February 22, 2017

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The Wildcats jumped out to a quick lead as doubles began the match. Number one doubles, veterans Ella Riddle, ‘18, and Elsa Harris, ‘19, won decisively 8-2. Number two doubles, newcomer Riley Clayeux, ‘20, and Basia Kopec...

Women’s basketball ends season with two wins over Lutes, Bearcats

Kaelia Neal, sports editor

February 22, 2017

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It was a bittersweet weekend as the women’s basketball team won its final games of the season while saying goodbye to four seniors, Annalise Beshears, Quincey Gibson, Riley Graham and Dani Krier. “It was an emotional rollercoaster to say ...

Women’s lacrosse earns first win in two years

Kaelia Neal, sports editor

February 22, 2017

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Under the new leadership of first year head coach, Sean Hansen, and second year assistant coach, Brittany Hartmann, the Linfield women’s lacrosse team earns its first victory in two years and breaks the 31-match losing stre...

Wildcats finish NWC play strong, advance to playoffs

Kaelia Neal, sports editor

February 22, 2017

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After being near the bottom of the conference the past few years, the Linfield men’s basketball team has advanced to the Northwest Conference tournament. In the team’s final games of the regular season play, Linfield had two ...

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