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On this day in Mid-Columbia sports history

On Oct. 29 in ...

* 1997 -- Johanna Erlebach had a school-record 23 kills to lead Walla Walla Community College to a victory-in-five (7-15, 15-5, 15-10, 14-16, 15-7) over Yakima Valley College in an NWAACC Eastern Region game.

* 1977 -- Pete Sinclair's 75-yard touchdown with 11 seconds remaining in the third quarter gave Richland some breathing room -- a 21-9 lead -- and the Bombers held on to secure a spot in the Big Nine Conference playoffs with a 28-15 home victory over Davis.