On May 5 in ...
* 1982: Cheryl Mains' three-run triple gave Kamiakin the lead for good in a 7-3 softball win over Richland. The Braves also won the nightcap 9-5, as Jolene Dickson had three hits.
* 1965: Gary Schoeppach fired a 76 in Yakima to earn medalist honors, as Columbia Basin College's golf team beat Yakima Valley 13-2 and Highline 11-4.
* 1962: The Tri-City Braves swept the Wenatchee Chiefs 5-3 and 6-1 in front of 1,377 fans at Sanders Field.
* 1952: Helen Hightower was taken to Lourdes Hospital after she drove her Powder Puff Derby car into the fence on the south turn at Tri-City Speedway. She was released from the hospital the next day.