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The Linfield Review

Linfield vs. SFU – By Nathan Herde
After 22 months, Linfield football returns to the field with a win over SFU
Kate Walkup, Sports Editor • September 11, 2021

With a 56-20 win over Simon Fraser University, the...

Danielson practicing her shot during a practice in England. – LS Media Photography (Luke Simcock)
Taking her game overseas
Kate Walkup, Sports Editor • September 6, 2021

After 17 months off the court, 2020 Linfield graduate...

Unvaccinated athletes will be required to COVID test weekly at personal cost 
Unvaccinated athletes will be required to COVID test weekly at personal cost 
Maddie Loverich, Editor-in-chief • July 23, 2021

Linfield University’s athletic director, Garry Killgore,...

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What to expect: fall athletics edition
Maddie Loverich, Editor-in-chief • July 12, 2021

Athletes, coaches, and fans of Linfield University...

Unvaccinated athletes will be required to COVID test weekly at personal cost 
Unvaccinated athletes will be required to COVID test weekly at personal cost 
Maddie Loverich, Editor-in-chief • July 23, 2021

Linfield University’s athletic director, Garry Killgore, announced Friday that the Northwest Conference will require athletes who are not vaccinated...

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What to expect: fall athletics edition
Maddie Loverich, Editor-in-chief • July 12, 2021

Athletes, coaches, and fans of Linfield University athletics can expect a return to normalcy in the fall, according to Linfield’s athletic...

Sophomore and two-time NWC pitcher of the week Tayah Kelley will throw in front a crowd for the first time this season as Linfield softball faces Lewis and Clark University in a weekend series at Del Smith Stadium.
Linfield sports to allow limited spring spectators
Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor • April 8, 2021

Spectators will now be allowed at outdoor spring sporting events for Northwest Conference schools, as announced by the NWC on April 5. Linfield...

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A fifth year of eligibility should come with record restrictions
Kate Walkup, Staff Writer • April 1, 2021

Five competitive seasons to dominate, along with five off-seasons to improve statistically, immediately give 2021 NCAA winter sport athletes...

Freshman makes big impact for Linfield softball 
Freshman makes big impact for Linfield softball 
Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor • April 30, 2021

In an early exhibition matchup in March, Linfield softball found itself trailing to rival Whitworth University in the second game of the day....

Softball wins first two in Whitworth series
Softball wins first two in Whitworth series
Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor • March 13, 2021

Linfield secured two wins against Whitworth University on a sunny Saturday afternoon in McMinnville. Senior Maddy Podnar picked up her third...

Junior Abi Proffitt hit a grand slam Wednesday night against Bushnell, her first homerun of the year.
Softball bests Bushnell in high-scoring sweep
JJ Anderson, Staff Writer • February 25, 2021

Linfield softball swept a double-header against Bushnell University Wednesday evening at Del Smith Stadium, winning 3-1 and 18-2, respectively.  Game...

Senior Haley Fujimori won 6-1, 6-0 in her singles match on Wednesday afternoon.
Women's tennis undefeated after Wednesday win
Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor • April 15, 2021

Linfield women’s tennis bested University of Puget Sound 8-1 on a sunny afternoon matchup Wednesday. The victory was the team’s sixth consecutive...

Sophomore Lexie Matsunaga swept Saturday
Women’s tennis triumphs 9-0 over Whitman
Kendall Harrison, Staff Writer • March 21, 2021

Linfield Wildcats women’s tennis team secured a 9-0 win over the Whitman College Blues Saturday at the Linfield Tennis Center clenching the...

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Women's tennis triumphant in 9-0 win
Kate Walkup, Staff Writer • February 27, 2021

Linfield women’s tennis dominated College of Idaho 9-0 at the Linfield Tennis Center on Saturday morning. Today’s win was the first victory...

Junior defender Makenna Blix hustles to the ball.
Linfield soccer programs win one, drop one in NWC openers
Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor • February 28, 2021
Linfield softball swept Eastern Oregon in their home opener Saturday afternoon.
Saturday roundup: softball sweep, soccer and tennis fall short
Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor • February 20, 2021
Sophomore Laney Green celebrates her first goal of the season.
Women’s soccer dominates in win over Bushnell
Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor • February 16, 2021
Linfield vs. SFU – By Nathan Herde
After 22 months, Linfield football returns to the field with a win over SFU
Kate Walkup, Sports Editor • September 11, 2021

With a 56-20 win over Simon Fraser University, the...

Ryan Carlson looks over as the Wildcats take a knee.
Capturing the 'Cats
Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor • October 7, 2020

It’s a Saturday afternoon and the Catdome is filled...

Masked-up players on the sideline during practice.
Young 'Cats reflect on unusual rookie fall
JJ Anderson, Staff Writer • October 1, 2020

“I know I'll be surrounded by great people that will...

Coach Dan Spencer communicates with players on the field during Linfield baseball
Head coach brings new perspective to Linfield baseball 
Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor • March 6, 2021

Tucked behind the visitor’s dugout at Roy Helser...

Freshman Gavin Ludlow threw one strikeout in his collegiate debut.
Linfield baseball splits Saturday double header
Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor • February 27, 2021

Linfield baseball split a double header with Pacific...

Junior ace Colton Meyer threw four strikeouts in Linfield baseball
Baseball drops home opener to PLU 
Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor • February 26, 2021

Linfield baseball fell to Pacific Lutheran University...

Surprising injury suspends sprinter
Surprising injury suspends sprinter's season
Kate Walkup, Staff Writer • April 27, 2021

It took less than a second for Linfield freshman sprinter...

Anne Ferguson, ‘19, jolting of the line for the 800-meter.
Wildcats amount eight honors
Alex Jensen, Sports Editor • April 8, 2019

The stands and fields were full of athletes, coaches,...

Fresh faces turn Wildcats athletics heads
Fresh faces turn Wildcats athletics heads
Athena Benjamin, Staff Writer • February 25, 2019

With the new season of sports getting underway, there...

Head coach Mitch Wilson looks on as freshman Riley Lynch tees off.
A unique mindset on the course
Wilson Sherman-Burton, Staff Writer • April 13, 2021

It's a classic February day in McMinnville, Oregon:...

Freshman Frances Remmick celebrates on the ninth green Saturday after sinking a 20-foot putt for par.
Promising performances for Linfield golf in NWC Classic
JJ Anderson, Staff Writer • March 29, 2021

Linfield men’s and women’s golf teams traveled...

Freshman Riley Lynch led the
Men's and women's golf finishes third in opening weekend tournaments
JJ Anderson, Staff Writer • February 28, 2021

Linfield men’s and women’s golf both placed third...

Senior Dempsey Roggenbuck won his third consecutive NWC Basketball Player of the Week award on April 6.
Basketball and swim take home conference honors
Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor • April 10, 2021

Linfield University’s winter sports have garnered...

Freshman Daniel Olson won the 50-yard freestyle in Saturday morning
Linfield swim picks up two wins over Willamette
JJ Anderson, Staff Writer • March 14, 2021

Linfield men’s and women’s swim teams defeated...

Donaldson glides through the water.
Young swimmer back at it after promising rookie season
Riley Omonaka, Staff Writer • November 11, 2020

It was obvious early in Edan Donaldson's career that...

The final race for the 2018 cross country season
Lexi Kerr, Sports Editor • October 30, 2018

The Northwest Conference Championships are right around...

National meet concludes, Neal earns All-American, Beard places 77th
Alex Jensen, Sports Editor • November 20, 2017

The Wildcats finished in the top 100 at the NCAA National...

Sophomore Raelynn Hammock jumps to embrace teammates.
Volleyball comes up short against Pacific
JJ Anderson, Staff Writer • March 21, 2021

Linfield volleyball fell Friday night in three straight sets to Pacific University in Ted Wilson Gym, by scores of 25-22, 25-10, 25-21. The Boxers...

Get to know new Wildcat coaches
Get to know new Wildcat coaches
David Gray, Staff Writer • October 13, 2020

Linfield’s athletic department announced the hiring of new head coaches for the volleyball and men’s soccer teams in early 2020. Although...

Volleyball coach Josh Davis under fire from players
Elin Johnson, Features Editor • October 23, 2018

At least eight players, including most of the starters, have quit the volleyball team following allegation of verbal and emotional abuse that...