‘Cats rally after loss to the Bulldogs, game three postponed rain delay

Chase Whittaker, Sports Editor

May 18, 2019

After a hard-fought game yesterday, the fifth-ranked Wildcats found it in them to rally a win over the Bulldogs from Texas Lutheran University. The Wildcats started off the game slower than they would have wished after trailing behind the Bulldogs 0-1 for two innings. Freshman Abi Profitt changed that very quick...

CATSPY’S award winners

Alex Jensen, Sports Editor

May 6, 2019

Student-athletes, coaches, and athletic administrators gathered in the Ted Wilson Gym Sunday night for the third annual award ceremony honoring achievements both on and off the field. Winners were voted and nominated on by student-athletes. Breakout Team of the Year & Best Play: The Women...

No softball outfield nets, shattered glass

No softball outfield nets, shattered glass

Hannah Carty, Staff Writer

May 6, 2019

A shattered windshield is something no Linfield student looks forward to but for some students, this unfortunate event is a reality.  Del Smith stadium is located behind the six-pack residence halls and in between the Hewlett Packard apartments. The location of the softball field poses a difficult sc...

Women’s tennis nail biting NWC Championships

Women’s tennis nail biting NWC Championships

May 1, 2019

Linfield’s women’s tennis team swept the conference all the way through to the tournament. After finishing the regular season with an 8-0 conference record, the Wildcat’s continued their dominance over the weekend in the NWC Tournament defeating the Puget Sound Loggers 5-0 and the Whitman Blues...

A Day in the Life of an Athletic Training Student

A Day in the Life of an Athletic Training Student

Alex Jensen, Sports Editor

April 22, 2019

Linfield College faced an unprecedented amount of home sporting events on Saturday requiring the athletic training program to be all-hands-on-deck More than 170 athletes stepped foot onto Linfield College’s athletics compounds on Saturday. With a home softball, baseball, lacrosse games, women’s tenni...

Catlax’s claws Bearcats

Angel Rosas, News Editor

April 22, 2019

The sun shined bright across the Mcminnville campus on Sunday but the Wildcats’ lacrosse team shined even brighter.  The ‘Cats entered the game after a tough loss at the hands of George Fox on Saturday 21-7. The women’s lacrosse team hosted the Willamette Bearcats on Sunday looking to get back int...

Tennis sweeps conference, Harris celebrated

Tennis sweeps conference, Harris celebrated

Alex Jensen, Sports Editor

April 22, 2019

Women’s tennis clinched the Northwest Conference Championship title over the weekend showcasing their regular season conference dominance. The Wildcats are walking into the NWC Tournament next weekend as the top-seeded team sweeping the conference with an 8-0 record. “Everyone played super well...

Catball turns into ‘Wetball,’ Lewis and Clark series postponed

Catball turns into ‘Wetball,’ Lewis and Clark series postponed

Hannah Carty, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019

Metal cleats hitting the dirt wasn’t the only sound heard at Del Smith Stadium Friday evening—rain hitting the metal bleachers foreshadowed a wet game for Linfield Catball. Linfield entered into the three-game series of the weekend against the Lewis & Clark Pioneers with a ceremony to commemorate...

Men’s tennis goes out strong

Men’s tennis goes out strong

Alex Jensen, Sports Editor

April 22, 2019

Men’s tennis closed out their season, going 500 in the conference and having an overall winning record. The Wildcats chased the Willamette Bearcats out of McMinnville on Saturday finishing 8-1. It was the ‘Cats’ last game this season. Top-seeded doubles pair senior Nathan Saragoza and junior...

Wildcats amount eight honors

Wildcats amount eight honors

Alex Jensen, Sports Editor

April 8, 2019

The stands and fields were full of athletes, coaches, and fans on Saturday during Linfield’s Jenn Boyman Memorial Invitational. Fourteen colleges and a number of non-collegiate organizations competed.  The Wildcats claimed eight firsts, three seconds, and three third places.  The freshman ...

‘Catball flushes Pirates, Saylors dominates circle

‘Catball flushes Pirates, Saylors dominates circle

Athena Benjamin, Staff Writer

April 8, 2019

Linfield stays hot as the team continues their winning streak in the series against the Whitworth Pirates.  The ‘Cats won three games handily and the last one got suspended in the bottom of the sixth inning because of rain.   “As a team, we just wanted to come out swinging the bats ...