On Sept. 23 in Mid-Columbia sports history

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* 1966 -- The Kahlotus Koyotes posted their first shutout of the season and extended their winning streak to 13 games over a three-year span with a 39-0 mauling of Sprague in Connell.

Meanwhile, Clifton Allen exploded for four touchdowns to guide Pasco to a 33-0 whomping of Kennewick at Pasco Stadium. The Bulldogs' victory over the Lions marked the 66th meeting of the cross-river rivals.

* 1977 -- Julius Singleton rushed 78 yards on 12 carries for two touchdowns as Pasco pulverized Walla Walla 27-6 in a Big Nine Conference football game.