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BRIEF: Local Report: CWU sophomore and West Valley grad Irvine honored by GNAC

Yakima Herald-Republic, Wash. — Yakima Herald-Republic, Wash.

Feb. 13--Central Washington sophomore and West Valley graduate Halle Irvine on Monday was named the Great Northwest Athletic Conference field athlete of the week.

Irvine took the conference lead in the pole vault entering the GNAC Championships. She cleared a personal best of 12 feet, 1.25 inches to place 10th at the UW Indoor Open, and leads the GNAC by more than 6inches.

It's the first award for Irvine, but the third straight week that a Wildcats athlete has been honored.

GOLF

Watson gets Apple Tree ace

Don Watson recorded his first hole-in-one during a round Saturday at Apple Tree Golf Course. He aced the 127-yard 13th hole using a wedge.

Spencer Moore Sr. and Jared Moore witnessed the shot.

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