On this date in Mid-Columbia sports history

* 1982 -- In a 45-17 triumph over host Prosser, the Hanford girls basketball team outscored the Mustangs 18-0 in the third quarter. Mary Ann McCord had a game-high 14 points for Hanford, and Marlene Price led the Falcons' board dominance with 12 rebounds.

* 1972 -- Ed Ash's game-high 25 points and 13 rebounds sparked Pasco to a hard-fought 60-53 Big Nine Conference boys basketball victory over Kamiakin.

* 1969 -- Richland's Lonnie Draper raised his record to 4-0 when he earned a 10-0 decision over his Walla Walla opponent as the Bombers continued their season undefeated with a 29-18 victory over the Blue Devils, who suffered their first loss of the season.