Chris Derrick

Chris Derrick

Chris Derrick is a sports reporter. His primary coverage areas are the Spokane Chiefs, Spokane Indians, and high school softball and volleyball. He also contributes to the SportsLink Blog.

Recent Stories

Sherman Lacrus, Connor McKay rally Indians to victory

Sherman Lacrus can go home now, but he and the Spokane Indians proved Tuesday that they won’t leave without a fight. Lacrus hit his first home run of the season to force extra innings and Connor Mc...

Future in good hands for Spokane Chiefs

The two players who figure to be the Spokane Chiefs’ offensive leaders for the 2015-16 season are in accordance about the two players who will likely help fill that role in the future. Chiefs retur...

Chiefs future looking good

Spokane Chiefs returning scoring leader Adam Helewka and Kailer Yamamoto, the high-scoring rookie from 2014-15, came away from this week’s Chiefs camp more than impressed with 16-year-old forward J...

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Recent Blog Posts

Indians' Lanphere goes out in style

Spokane Indians starter Luke Lanphere was sharp in his final outing of the Northwest League regular season. Read story

Chiefs' Helewka plays wait-and-see game

Adam Helewka realizes all too clearly that one of the Spokane Chiefs' four 20-year-old players will have to go. Read story

Indians had scenario they wanted in eighth

The Spokane Indians won Saturday's Northwest League game in the 12th inning, but everything was in place for them to win it in the eighth. Read story

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