Luella Skinner scored four first-half goals Saturday to lead the Clarkston Bantams to a 5-0 nonleague win over visiting Hermiston in soccer.

Lauren Johnson had two assists for Clarkston, while goalie Erika Pickett had three saves in the shutout.

Hermiston (1-11 overall), which had three shots on goal, got 10 saves from keeper Lanie Gomez.

The Bulldogs will play at Pasco on Thursday.

WALLA WALLA 2, HERMISTON 1 (OT) — Sophomore midfielder Sydney Seavert helped the Bulldogs to a 1-0 lead at the half, but the match was all Walla Walla coming out of the locker room Thursday night.

The Blue Devils scored a goal to knot the score in the second half, and another in overtime to rally past Hermiston in the Mid-Columbia Conference match.

“We outplayed them the whole game,” Hermiston coach Freddy Guizar said. “We had possession of the ball 55% of the time. It just wasn’t in our favor.”

Volleyball

Walla Walla improved to 9-0 in the Mid-Columbia Conference standings with a 25-21, 25-11, 26-24 victory over the visiting Hermiston Bulldogs on Thursday night.

Kendall Dowdy led the Bulldogs (3-6 MCC) with 13 assists, 6 digs, four kills and two aces, while Grace Vertrees had six kills, five aces and five digs. Daisy Maddox had six kills; Halee Stubbs 22 digs; and Emma Combes 10 digs.

Swimming

Hermiston finished sixth at the Tri-City Championships on Saturday, with Abigail Sharon leading the way with a fourth-place finish in the 200 freestyle.

Georgia Stevenson was seventh in the 100 backstroke, and the 400 free relay of Laly Morfin, Bailey Young, Stevenson and Sharon finished fourth with a season-best time.

At a meet Thursday, Halle Thomas qualified for district in the 100 backstroke. The Bulldogs have 13 swimmers who have qualified for district.

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