Addison Klindt, member of women's soccer and track and field.

Dual-sport athletes adapt to COVID changes

Riley Omonaka, Staff Writer October 12, 2020

Some things never change at Linfield in the fall. The way the leaves turn red. The bustle of Starbucks as students and faculty get their morning coffees. Student-athletes scurrying to practice from dawn...

President Miles K. Davis addresses the crowd.

New facility serves as an investment into future of Linfield athletics

Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor October 10, 2020

“I believe in the character that is developed from playing a sport. So, rest assured, there is no plan to eliminate sports at Linfield,” President Miles K. Davis assured a crowd gathered to celebrate...

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 with sights, sounds and smells. A few thousand fans settle in and over a hundred helmeted Linfield athletes storm the field. A coach clipboard is mid-air...

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 push and demand excellence out of me,” freshman quarterback Max Campbell said. “I knew the minute that I stepped on campus that the family feel...

Memorial Field remains quiet under a blanket of smoke on Monday.

Athletes adapt as smoke spreads

Maddie Loverich , Sports Editor September 15, 2020

On Monday afternoon, Linfield cancelled all outdoor athletic practices until further notice to protect the health of student-athletes. Wildfires continue to burn around the state, creating smoky conditions...

Without the usual packed crowd of Wildcat fans, Memorial Stadium will stay quiet this fall.

NWC announces suspension of 2020 fall sports schedule

Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor September 10, 2020

In mid-August, the presidents of the Northwest Conference announced that fall seasons for football, soccer, volleyball, cross country, golf and tennis have been suspended. Schedules will be postponed until...

The Wildcats huddle around the mound on Saturday, February 29th, 2020.

Wildcats’ Season Cut Short Due to Coronavirus

Chase Whittaker, Sports Editor April 30, 2020

The recent spread of coronavirus has impacted the world in unprecedented ways. A group that has been affected especially hard is collegiate athletes. From seasons being canceled and seniors losing their...

Northwest Conference declares spring sports are suspended until further notice to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

NWC suspends spring sports until further notice

Alex Jensen, Editor-in-Chief March 14, 2020

Student athletes mourn the suspension of their season, seniors say final goodbyes Student athletes fret about their season ending abruptly perhaps because of an injury, but never due to a pandemic level...

Lacrosse takes down conference rivals at home

Lacrosse takes down conference rivals at home

Angel Rosas, Managing Editor March 11, 2020

The Linfield women’s lacrosse team started off their season with a devastating loss at home at the hands of Aurora Spartans on Thursday. The question for the next two games that weekend would...

Max Lommen (#14) makes a shot in Thursday's game against Whitman College.

Wildcats Dethroned by the Blues

Chase Whittaker, Sports Editor February 28, 2020

Coming off a big home win last Saturday night, the Wildcats fell short to the Whitman College Blues 85-70. Despite the slow start, the 'Cats crept back up on the Blues right before halftime going into...

The Wildcats join together to take a photograph in celebration of winning the Northwest Conference

Cats’ Crowned Champions

Chase Whittaker, Sports Editor February 23, 2020

A brisk Saturday evening turned into a hectic night for the Wildcats men's basketball team as they won the Northwest Conference with a big win over Whitworth University. The Ted Wilson Gymnasium was...

Photo Courtesy of Kelly Bird

Bigger Than Buckets

February 20, 2020

A coach’s dream in a collegiate sport is a kid who has grown up around the game and dreamed of being a player in the NCAA since he was young- for Coach Rosenberg, this player is Dempsey Roggenbuck. Roggenbuck...

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