Whitworth Pirates

Whitworth wins, advance to NWC title game for 16th straight year

Whitworth University made sure this game against Linfield College would not go down to the wire.  The 19th-ranked Pirates jumped out to an early 20-point lead and cruised to an 88-69 win over the visiting Wildcats in the semifinals of the Northwest Conference men’s basketball tournament on Thursday night.

15th ranked Pirates edge Linfield

Isaiah Hernandez drove for the game-winning basket with 13 seconds to play, capping Whitworth’s dramatic 74-73 victory over visiting Linfield on Friday night in the Whitworth Fieldhouse.

Lester leads Pirates past Pacific

Jordan Lester led five teammates in double figures with 21 points as visiting Whitworth defeated Pacific University 116-107 in a Northwest Conference men’s basketball game on Friday night.

Whitworth rolls Loggers

Ben College and Kyle Roach combined for 50 points to lead Whitworth University past visiting University of Puget Sound 98-84 in a Northwest Conference men’s game on Friday night.

Whitworth men hold off George Fox 88-85

Kyle Roach scored 27 points to lead visiting Whitworth to an 88-85 win over George Fox on Friday night, knocking the Bruins out of a share of first place in the Northwest Conference men’s basketball standings.

Whitworth women lose for first time in NWC

The Whitworth Pirates battled from wire-to-wire but couldn't come away with a victory, falling 91-85 to the Whitman Blues in Tuesday evening's Northwest Conference contest.

Pirates subdue Leopards 115-65

Exploding for 71 second-half points, 11th-ranked Whitworth rolled to a 115-65 win over visiting La Verne in a non-conference men's basketball game on Saturday afternoon at the Whitworth Fieldhouse.

Moffat leads Pirates past Tigers

The Whitworth Pirates used a twelve-point fourth quarter run and 16 points from Madison Moffat to earn a gritty, 60-52 win over the Colorado College Tigers in both teams' final game at the Kim Evanger Raney Classic.

Johnnies Top Pirates 45-24 in NCAA Second Round

Needing an almost-perfect performance to knock off the third-ranked team on the road in the second round of the NCAA Division III football playoffs, the Whitworth Pirates came up short in a 45-24 loss to Saint John's University at Clemens Stadium.

Whitworth women fall in opener

The Montana Tech Orediggers used a strong second half to spoil the Whitworth Pirates' season opener, winning 68-52 in both teams' first game at the Whit Classic.

Conference honors pouring in for Whitworth football

Befitting its accomplishment as Northwest Conference champions, Whitworth University is well represented on the 2018 All-Northwest Conference football team, which was released today by the conference office. 

Whitworth Clinches NWC Football Title

Whitworth University clinched a share of its first Northwest Conference football title, and the league's automatic bid to the NCAA Division III playoffs, with a 38-28 win over visiting Lewis & Clark College on Saturday in the Pine Bowl.  

Whitworth Handles Puget Sound 47-13

 Leif Ericksen threw three touchdown passes and Mason Elms ran for two touchdowns as visiting Whitworth methodically rolled past Puget Sound 47-13 in a Northwest Conference football game on Saturday at Baker Stadium.