John Blanchette

John Blanchette

John Blanchette is a freelance columnist who writes about local sports issues.


Recent Stories

GU blows past Mountaineers; Bahamas next

Another blowout and now on to the Bahamas. Domantas Sabonis and Silas Melson scored 15 points each to lead six Gonzaga scorers in double figures and the Bulldogs -- college basketball's 10th-ranked...

Blanchette: Seahawks a dynasty that never developed

SEATTLE – Back in the era of good feelings after Super Bowl XLVIII, much oxygen and bandwidth were expended on the concept of dynasty and how it applied to the newly crowned champions of football, ...

Blanchette: Bell and Pangos left important legacy

In the spring of 2000 – still at the beginning of things, in the modest scope of Millenial Zag – Matt Santangelo, Richie Frahm, Mike Nilson and Ryan Floyd departed the Gonzaga basketball program in...

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