November 10, 2011 in Sports

In brief: Chiefs’ Uher may miss two weeks

 

Hockey: The Spokane Chiefs confirmed that forward Dominik Uher, who was injured after scoring the seventh goal in an 8-1 romp of Everett on Sunday, could miss two weeks with an upper-body injury after crashing into the boards.

Everett’s Lucas Grayson, who received a boarding major for the incident, was suspended four games by the Western Hockey League.

Two Chiefs have been suspended for three games apiece this season after major penalties, although in both instances the opposing player wasn’t injured.

Sunday was also the last game played by Tyler Maxwell, Everett’s all-time leading goal scorer. Maxwell, 20, asked for a trade and was sent home.

Dave Trimmer

WSU extends Daugherty

Basketball: Washington State extended women’s basketball coach June Daugherty’s contract through the 2015-16 season.

Daugherty, 25-66 with the Cougars, is entering her fifth season at WSU. Her career record in 22 seasons at 346-303.

Prior to taking over the Cougars, Daugherty spent 11 seasons at Washington, making nine postseason appearances. An Ohio State alum and member of the school’s Hall of Fame, Daugherty started her D-I career at Boise State in 1989.


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