On Dec. 9 in ...
* 1984 -- It was reported that Pasco's Terry Jones captured the first-place prize of $400 with a 1-pin advantage at the Central Washington Open held the previous week at Bar-X Lanes in Pasco.
* 1983 -- Rob Buchanan scored 19 points, while Mark Borgeson and Kevin Presto each added 12 as the Richland boys basketball team defeated visiting Garfield 55-51.
* 1983 -- Jamie Townsend scored 19 points, and Bob Thielen and Greg Travis each added 12 to help the Pasco boys basketball team defeat visiting Shadle Park 63-54.
* 1972 -- Senior Linda Chulos earned six first-place ribbons and helped the Richland High School gymnastics team capture its second consecutive title in the 11th Inland Empire Championship Meet in Richland.
* 1969 -- Richland got quick pins from Clyde Webb, Loren Sharp, Ed Gire and Mike Fitzpatrick to run over Pasco 39-11 in a prep wrestling meet.