On this date in Mid-Columbia sports history

On Sept. 5 in ...

* 1979 -- The start of the new academic year finds Columbia Basin College’s Northwest Community College Conference championship golf team scattered far and wide. All-NWCC Rod Marcum is at New Mexico State, while Dan King and all-NWCC selection Steve Wilcox are at Washington State. Dave Russell and two-time all-leaguer Mike Hammermeister are at the University of Arizona while Skip McLlendon is at Florida International.