On April 3 in ...
* 2001 -- Kennewick High girls basketball coach Debbie Roueche was hired as an assistant for Idaho head coach Mike Divilbiss. Roueche was 99-33 in five seasons at Kennewick, including a state title in 2000.
* 1989 -- Tri-City Americans goalie Olaf Kolzig had 35 saves on 37 shots, but the Portland Winter Hawks still ended the Americans' storybook season with a 4-2 win in Game 7 of a best-of-9 Western Division semifinal at Memorial Coliseum.
* 1971 -- Prosser overcame a fine performance by Greyhound hurdler Jon Horner to defeat Grandview 92.5 to 52.5 in a Mid-Valley League track dual. Horner won the 120 and 180 hurdles and anchored Grandview's winning mile relay team in 3:46.8.