Two swimmers and one athlete each from football and women’s basketball form the 2018 Class of the Whitworth Heritage Gallery Hall of Fame.
Lily Foster of Coeur d’Alene, who helped lead Sting Timbers 00/01 into the championship match of the girls 18U division at the U.S. Youth Soccer National President’s Cup last weekend in Westfield, Indiana, received the Golden Glove as the best goalkeeper in the 2018 tournament.
For the last 20 years, Jon Heimbigner, a Spokane men’s league regular, has assembled senior games teams loaded with former local high school and college stars, each wanting to play the game as long their body allows.
The Showcase officially turns five years old next week and the celebrity-driven cancer fundraiser has grown up in a hurry. The event is back with another impressive list of celebrities, including newcomers such as Roger Clemens, Jim McMahon, Eric Dickerson and Marcus Allen, and returnees like Ryan Longwell, Shane Victorino, Bruce Bowen and Fred McGriff.
Washington State has hired former Indiana State coach Matt Leach as head women’s swimming coach, Director of Athletics Patrick Chun announced Thursday.
Lake City’s Vanessa Shippy added to Syracuse softball coaching staff
Welliver faces MMA fighter Ruben Roundstone on Friday at the Civic Center in Butte, Welliver’s first fight on U.S. soil since 2012 and his first fight overall in two years.
On Wednesday, the former Dallas Cowboy spoke on stage at Fairchild’s theater, entertaining the audience with old football stories and humorous analogies that often segued into an important message about mental health.
Spokane will host NCAA women’s basketball regionals in 2021 and 2022. Other hosts for 2021 are Cincinnati; Albany, New York; and H-E-B Center in Cedar Park, Texas, near Austin. In 2022, Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Connecticut; Greensboro Coliseum in Greensboro, North Carolina; and Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita, Kansas, will host along with Spokane.
Derek Bayley needed a strong finish and he found plenty left in the gas tank. The amateur played the final six holes in 3 under, including birdies on Nos. 17 and 18 to close out his second Rosauers title.
David Brown went low with a 7-under-par 64 to take a one-shot lead over amateur Derek Bayley, who went even lower with a sizzling 62 on Saturday at Indian Canyon, and 2017 Pacific Northwest section player of the year Russell Grove (68).
Geraldine McCorkell closed her career at Idaho with 1,552 career points, eighth all-time, with 546 coming her senior year when she averaged 16.5 points and 7.8 rebounds to earn second-team All-Big Sky Conference honors.
Raise your hand if you teed it up Tiger Woods for the first time, lit up the Twittersphere and put together the best stretch of golf of your promising career. All in the last two weeks. There’s only one guy on the planet that has done that: Joel Dahmen, the Clarkston native who is having a ball on and off the course.
Justin Wiles of Eagle Point (Oregon) Golf Club shot a 7-under-par 64 Friday to take a one-shot lead after the first round of the 31st Rosauers Open Invitational at Indian Canyon Golf Course.
Jeremy Clevenger, who has more than 10 years of collegiate coaching experience, is set to take over the helm of the Idaho Vandals women’s soccer program, the school announced Wednesday.
The North Idaho College golf coach walked off the 18th green after making his sixth birdie in seven holes for an apparent two-stroke win. However, minutes later carts took Grove, playing partners Derek Berg and Jason Molner and their caddies back to No. 6, where it was determined Grove had violated a rule by improving his lie, area of intended stance or swing or line of play, apparently by moving a live branch.
Eastern Washington University has hired Sam Read to become the Eagles’ new head cross country coach, the school announced Tuesday.
Vinnie Murphy endured some anxious moments on No. 18 before finishing off a 4-under 68 at the Fairways to hold off Li Wang (67) and Shane Prante (68) for a one-shot victory at the Lilac City Invitational.
Freddie Braun’s goal late in the first half snapped a 1-all tie and held up in the end as Portland defeated the Spokane Shadow 2-1 in a National Premier Soccer League West Region quarterfinal Saturday night at Spokane Falls Community College.
Saturday is known as moving day in 72-hole golf tournaments and that’s exactly what unfolded at the Lilac City Invitational. The movement went in both directions on another windy day at the Fairways. Vinnie Murphy, of Linden Country Club in Puyallup, Clarkston’s Drew Reinland and Spokane’s Dylan Maine climbed up the leaderboard while second-round leader Shane Prante missed an opportunity to take control of the tournament.
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