The Spokane Chiefs put an emphatic end to a three-game skid, getting goals from seven players in a 7-2 rout of the Victoria Royals in Western Hockey League play on Saturday night.
Jessica Schmautz’s big senior season at Whitworth has earned her a couple of major awards.
Washington State advances to face the winner of Saturday’s contest between undefeated Georgetown and Central Connecticut State.
The Victoria Royals scored on their first two shots, just nine seconds and 1:55 into the first period, and never looked back Friday night en route to a 7-5 Western Hockey League victory over Spokane at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. The Chiefs lost their their third consecutive game for the first time this season.
University of Portland’s Nick Hauger (Shadle Park High) used a strong closing kick Friday to take the individual title and lead the Pilots to the team title at the NCAA West Regional cross country meet at Haggin Oaks Golf Complex in Sacramento, California.
McKenna Woodford had 15 kills and Penny Tusa finished with 14 kills, 16 digs and three service aces to propel the 19th-ranked Washington State Cougars to a 25-19, 27-29, 28-26, 25-21 victory over the 21st-ranked UCLA Bruins in Pac-12 Conference volleyball action on Thursday in Los Angeles.
O’Neill’s career came to a close after suffering a herniated disc in the Cougars’ 4-2 win against California on Oct. 25, a recurring injury that nearly shelved her senior season.
Napping on a flight from Spokane to Denver, Ashley Valdivieso, a freshman on the Eastern Washington women’s soccer team en route to last week’s Big Sky Conference Tournament, woke up to a woman’s screams.
Hailey Bassett-Meachem scored 23 points and visiting Utah State (1-0) beat Washington State (0-1) 72-61 in Kamie Ethridge’s WSU coaching debut.
After a roller-coaster regular season, Washington State has not only reached the NCAA Tournament, but the Cougars will host Montana in a first-round match Friday night.
Six goals should win you most hockey games. But when you continue to take undisciplined penalties, surrender 53 shots on net and play extended shifts in your own end, those six goals might not be enough.
Violet Kapri Morrow was 12-of-24 from the floor and scored 27 points while grabbing 12 rebounds to lead Eastern Washington women’s basketball team to a 72-66 exhibition victory over Simon Fraser in Cheney on Sunday.
Jocelyn Urias leads Washington State to a sweep of Arizona State in volleyball
The list of things that went wrong for the Spokane Chiefs Saturday against the Everett Silvertips is long.
Ashlee Munsey has her first national championship and with it an elusive pro card.
Morgan Weaver scored three goals as the Washington State women’s soccer team defeated rival Washington 3-1 Friday night in the regular-season finale in Pullman. The Cougars (12-5-1, 5-5-1 Pac-12) extended their unbeaten streak against the Huskies (8-10-1, 3-8-0) to 15 matches despite playing the final 17:15 shorthanded after Makamae Gomera-Stevens was issued a red card.
It’s been a banner year for area volleyball, with Washington State in the top 20, Idaho and Whitworth chasing titles in their respective conferences and Community Colleges of Spokane closing in on an unbeaten regular season.
Kamie Ethridge, a Hall of Fame player who won a national title at Texas in 1986 and a gold medal in the Olympics two years later, said she’s excited at the prospect “to build your own culture and get it going the way you want.”
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