Sports | page 54

SUNDAY, SEPT. 18, 2016

Men’s soccer: Whitworth wins, Gonzaga loses

Jonah Snyder scored in the 87th minute to lift Whitworth over Linfield 1-0 on Sunday in Northwest Conference men’s soccer in Spokane. Rylan Berriman sent a cross from the left endline over to Snyder who was able to finish for ...

Continue reading »

On the air

Monday's TV highlightsBaseball, MLB 7 p.m.: Arizona at San Diego ... Fox Sports 1 7 p.m.: Toronto at Seattle ... Root Football, NFL 5:15 p.m.: Philadelphia at Chicago ... ESPN Hockey, World Cup Noon: Group stage, Europe vs. Czech Republic ...

Continue reading »

Area Sports Menu for Monday, September 19

GolfCollege men: Idaho at Colorado State’s Ram Masters. Whitworth at PLU Invitational at The Home Course in Dupont, Washington. College women: Idaho, Eastern Washington at Cougar Cup in Pullman. Gonzaga at Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational in San Jose, California.SoccerHigh school ...

Continue reading »

SATURDAY, SEPT. 17, 2016

Washington State Cougars nose tackle Robert Barber (92) reacts after he blocked a kick Idaho Vandals place kicker Austin Rehkow (5) during half of a college football game on Saturday, Sep 17, 2016, at Martin Stadium in Pullman. (Tyler Tjomsland / The Spokesman-Review)

Robert Barber ignites Cougars to 56-6 win over Idaho

At the end of a hellish week that saw him arrested and possibly kicked out of school, Robert Barber made a play that injected life into his lethargic team and sprung the Cougars to a 56-6 victory over the Vandals that the program and fan base sorely needed.

Continue reading »

Washington’s Chico McClatcher looks over his shoulder to catch a touchdown pass from Jake Browning and open the scoring. (Sean Brown / Associated Press)

Huskies take care of business, such as it is, with 41-3 drubbing of Portland State

Early season beatings like the one UW applied to Portland State on Saturday evening – the final score was 41-3, and the Huskies led 28-0 at halftime – make for fine tune-ups, sure. But people aren’t paying to watch them. Announced attendance on Saturday was 57,151 – a fraction of whom were present for the second half – in a stadium that seats a little more than 70,000.

Continue reading »

Tyler White of the Astros slides safely across home as Mariners catcher Mike Zunino follows through on a tag during the sixth inning of Saturday’s game. (Elaine Thompson / Associated Press)

Mariners drop second straight to Astros

SEATTLE – Here was an opportunity Saturday for the Mariners. And an opportunity lost. With a chance to pull back to within two games in the American League wild-card race, the Mariners instead saw their attack turtle helplessly, again, in ...

Continue reading »

John Blanchette

John Blanchette

John Blanchette: Upset Sherman reaches hurricane force

Richard Sherman wasn’t himself Sunday afternoon. The Seattle Seahawks’ singular cornerback was nature’s fury – the crackle of random lightning bolts, the centripetal madness of a tornado and all the gusty anger Seattle was supposed to endure over the weekend but didn’t.


Latest headlines



Contact the Spokesman

Main switchboard:
(509) 459-5000
Customer service:
(509) 747-4422
(509) 459-5400
(800) 789-0029
Back to Spokesman Mobile