On this date in Mid-Columbia sports history

On Feb. 17 in ...

* 1989 -- David Bingham scored eight of his 23 points in the fourth quarter to guide Big Nine Conference champion Walla Walla to a 59-46 win over Davis.

* 1974 -- Ex-Wichita State center Ron Soft had a game-high 30 points and 21 rebounds to lead Winegar's Dairy to a 94-84 win over Tri-City Arco in an amateur basketball game at Kamiakin High School. The contest was a benefit for The Heart Fund.