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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.

Pirates Pound PLU on Homecoming Saturday

Whitworth University took over sole possession of first place in the Northwest Conference football standings with a 55-13 thumping of visiting Pacific Lutheran University on Homecoming Saturday in the Pine Bowl.

Whitworth defense Wraps Up 'Cats in 19-14 Win

Whitworth University used an explosive third quarter and a strong defensive effort to knock off 11th-ranked Linfield College in the Northwest Conference football opener for both schools on Saturday afternoon at Puryear Field in the Whitworth Pine Bowl.

Whitworth Holds Off Chapman 31-28

Whitworth University held off a late rally by Chapman University to defeat the defending SCIAC champions 31-28 on Puryear Field in the Whitworth Pine Bowl on Saturday afternoon.

Whitworth Rolls Willamette in Football Finale

SPOKANE, Wash. – Whitworth University ran out to a 43-6 halftime lead on the way to a  57-24 win over visiting Willamette University in the Northwest Conference football season finale for both teams on Saturday afternoon at the Pine Bowl.

Pirates Beat L&C 48-7 as Kolste Hits 10K

PORTLAND, Ore. – Ian Kolste threw for 305 yards to lead visiting Whitworth University to a 48-7 win at Lewis & Clark College and also reach 10,000 yards of total offense on Saturday afternoon.

Elms, McKay Batter the Boxers in 30-20 Win

FOREST GROVE, Ore. – A ten-point swing over a 30-second span at the end of the third quarter proved to be the difference for visiting Whitworth in a 30-20 win at Pacific University in a Northwest Conference football contest on Saturday afternoon.

Pirates Beat Puget Sound in Kolste's Return

SPOKANE, Wash. – Senior quarterback Ian Kolste made a successful return from an ankle injury to lead Whitworth to a 38-23 win over visiting Puget Sound and set his team's career record for total offense along the way.

Whitworth escapes with a 17-14 win over Pacific Lutheran

PUYALLUP, Wash. – Tariq Ellis ran 60 yards for the go-ahead touchdown in the third quarter and the Whitworth defense did not allow a point after halftime as the visiting Pirates came away with a 17-14 Northwest Conference football win on Saturday at Pacific Lutheran.

George Fox spoils Whitworth's homecoming

Visiting George Fox jumped to a 20-0 halftime lead and cruised to a 43-23 win over 22nd-ranked Whitworth in a Northwest Conference football game on Saturday afternoon in the Pine Bowl.