Stories tagged: area college sports
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 10:26 p.m.
Alisha Straw tallied 14 kills and 13 digs, and CC Spokane topped Clark College 25-22, 25-17, 25-11 in the first round of the NWAC Championship in Tacoma on Thursday.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
Washington State soccer set for showdown with top-seeded Georgetown in second round of NCAA Tournament
WSU coach Todd Shulenberger doesn’t pretend to know what the Georgetown team is thinking, but he cautioned, “They’d be crazy not to think we’re a serious opponent.”
Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 9:21 p.m.
Community Colleges of Spokane volleyball coach Jenni Hull walked into Tuesday’s practice and said softly in tone but loudly in spirit: “It’s a great day to be a Sasquatch.”
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 8:25 p.m.
Uriah Howard and Violet Kapri Morrow combined for 30 points and 13 rebounds and the Eastern Washington Eagles pulled away in the second half for a 66-45 victory over the …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 9:06 p.m.
Washington State players Morgan Weaver and Maddy Haro are fed up with the way the rest of the world sees their team and, more generally, the school they represent.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 10 p.m.
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 9:31 p.m.
Area roundup: CC Spokane’s Micaela Kostecka wins women’s race to help Sasquatch claim team cross country title
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
Jessica Schmautz’s big senior season at Whitworth has earned her a couple of major awards.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 11:35 p.m.
Washington State advances to face the winner of Saturday’s contest between undefeated Georgetown and Central Connecticut State.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 6:55 p.m.
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 …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 10:57 p.m.
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, …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 10:55 p.m.
Area soccer notebook: Former Ferris star Maegan O’Neill helped Washington State reach NCAAs before career-ending injury
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.
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 3:57 p.m.
Eastern Washington soccer player Ashley Valdivieso uses CPR to resuscitate man on team’s flight to tournament
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 …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
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.
Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 8:06 p.m.
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.
Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 5:39 p.m.
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 …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
Jocelyn Urias leads Washington State to a sweep of Arizona State in volleyball
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 6:09 p.m.
Locally: North Central math teacher Ashlee Munsey wins 2018 Strongman Corporation Nationals championship
Ashlee Munsey has her first national championship and with it an elusive pro card.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 11:21 p.m.
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 …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 7:13 p.m.
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 …
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
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 …
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
Defending NWAC champion North Idaho men loaded with Division-I recruits, CCS looks to keep pressure on opponents
When the North Idaho College men’s basketball team dropped down from the scholarship-heavy NJCAA to the NWAC two years ago, many wondered if it could still bring in the Division …
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 5:31 p.m.
Locally: Washington State’s Borislava Hristova, Idaho’s Mikayla Ferenz named to preseason watch lists
Washington State redshirt junior forward Borislava Hristova from Bulgaria is one of 20 players named to the 2019 Cheryl Miller Watch list by the Basketball Hall of Fame and the …
Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
McKenna Woodford totaled a match-high 22 kills and Penny Tusa added 19 kills and 13 digs to power the 19th-ranked Washington State Cougars to a 26-24, 25-22, 23-25, 25-22 victory …
Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 9:12 p.m.
McKenna Woodford tallied a match-high 17 kills to go with five blocks and Penny Tusa added 15 kills to propel the 19th-ranked Washington State Cougars to a 25-23, 25-18, 25-21 …
Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 9:05 p.m.
Area soccer notebook: Defending Big Sky Conference women’s champ Eastern Washington heats up at right time
EWU, the defending Big Sky tournament champion, was boosted in its late-season push by Jenny Chaves and goalie Kelsee Winston, who both earned conference player of the week for for …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 5 p.m.
Frank Capehart is sure getting the hang of this hole-in-one thing.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 21, 2018, 5:24 p.m.
Jocelyn Urias had 14 kills on career-high hitting of .700 to lead No. 23 Washington State to a 25-22, 25-20, 25-21 victory over No. 20 in Pullman on Sunday and …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 7:13 p.m.
Reid Hatley and Victoria Fallgren are repeat winners and Eric Ansett was honored for the first time when the Washington State Golf Association announced its 2018 Players of the Year.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 11:32 p.m.
Jocelyn Urias’ kill was the fifth-set match-winner as the No. 23 Washington State women’s volleyball team outlasted 14th-ranked USC, 25-16, 21-25, 25-23, 23-25, 18-16, Friday night at Bohler Gym.