Stories tagged: area college sports
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 9:30 p.m.
Nate Pryor poured in 27 points and North Idaho topped Snow 68-58 Friday at the Fiesta Bowl Junior College Shootout in Mesa, Arizona.
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 7:57 p.m.
Kyle Fischer sank a jumper in the final seconds and then blocked North Idaho’s last shot to lift the Mesa Community College Thunderbirds to a 69-68 victory over the Cardinals …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 9:27 p.m.
Area women’s basketball: Alexy Swedlund, Borislava Hristova lead Washington State over Wichita State
Alexys Swedlund and Borislava Hristova scored 27 points apiece, and Washington State defeated Wichita State 85-59 Thursday at the Duel in the Desert in Las Vegas.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 8:34 p.m.
Jessica Washington tossed in 15 points and Austin Richardson and Kylee Kopatich scored 13 apiece to lead the Kansas Jayhawks to a 71-63 victory over the Washington State Cougars in …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 18, 2018, 9:51 p.m.
Erin Jenkins scored 18 points, Carly Parker added 17 and Northwest Nazarene routed Whitworth 103-68 Tuesday in Nampa, Idaho.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 16, 2018, 9:33 p.m.
Alexia Novelli scored 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and CC Spokane completed a three-game sweep at the NWAC crossover tournament by defeating Mt. Hood 71-66 in overtime at Skagit …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 10:52 p.m.
The Eastern Washington women were held to 27 percent shooting from the field and fell 57-45 to UC Riverside on Saturday at the Maui Classic in Lahaina, Hawaii.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 11:09 p.m.
Locally: Rowan Henry wins national title at USA Track and Field Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships
Rowan Henry won the boys 8-and-under 2K race in a field of 242, clocking 7 minutes, 56.7 seconds through snow, slush, ice and mud to finish 22 seconds ahead of …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 8:53 p.m.
JR Delgado scored 19 points, including five 3-pointers, and grabbed seven rebounds as CC Spokane defeated Centralia 80-70 Friday at the Umpqua Tournament in Roseburg, Oregon.
Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 9:59 p.m.
Emmitt Taylor scored 46 points, hitting 12 of 27 3-pointers, and host North Idaho (9-1) beat Fairchild AFB 135-70 in nonconference men’s basketball Tuesday.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 6:36 p.m.
Shania Graham came up big with 20 points and six steals Sunday as the CC Spokane women rallied from a 10-point halftime deficit to force overtime and outlasted Big Bend …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 10:04 p.m.
Whitworth’s men’s team erupted for 71 second-half points, breezing past visiting La Verne 115-65 on Saturday in a nonconference game.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 11:45 p.m.
Locally: Whitworth’s Jessica Schmautz makes American Volleyball Coaches Association All-American team
Jessica Schmautz of Whitworth, the Northwest Conference Player of the Year, has been named honorable mention on the American Volleyball Coaches Association 2018 Division III Volleyball All-American team.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 11:02 p.m.
Kathryn Plummer tallied 24 kills and 12 digs, Jenna Gray added 52 assists, and No. 1 seed Stanford beat Washington State 25-17, 24-26, 25-14, 25-19 Friday in an NCAA Tournament …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 6, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
Kelly Dopke’s women’s soccer career is over, but the Idaho senior keeps gaining awards, including Google Cloud Academic All-America first-team honors, as announced Thursday by the College Sports Information Directors …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 6, 2018, 5:33 p.m.
The 16th-seeded Cougars take their swing at No. 1 Stanford in the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 at Maples Pavilion on Friday.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 2, 2018, 6:05 p.m.
Candice White scored 21 points and Fresno State defeated Eastern Washington 68-58 in a women’s basketball game Sunday in Cheney.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 11:31 p.m.
College volleyball: Washington State holds off Tennessee, advances to NCAA regional against Stanford
As it did against Colorado State in the NCAA first round on Friday, Tennessee dropped the opening two sets against Washington State in the second round Saturday.
Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 9:26 p.m.
Borislava Hristova scored 30 points as the Washington State women’s basketball team defeated Boise State 95-71 in a nonconference game Saturday afternoon at Beasley Coliseum.
Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
The Santa Clara redshirt junior from Post Falls, the West Coast Conference Player of the Year, was named an NCAA Division I women’s soccer All-American by the United Soccer Coaches.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 11:05 p.m.
Washington State advanced to the second round of the NCAA volleyball tournament against Tennessee with a four-game win against a smaller but defensively tough Northern Arizona Friday in Bohler Gym …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
Jordan Smith poured in 24 points, and Whitworth opened Northwest Conference play with a 74-69 win over Willamette at the Whitworth Fieldhouse on Friday.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 10:24 p.m.
Chanelle Molina scored 28 points and dished out seven assists, and Washington State defeated San Francisco 91-61 in a nonconference matchup Thursday in Pullman.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
Washington State earned a No. 16 seed in the 64-team tournament and the right to host for the first time since 2001, both likely clinched by Saturday’s Apple Cup victory …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 7:51 p.m.
Dye Stahley scored 19 points on 7-of-11 shooting from the floor and the Cal Poly Mustangs held off the Eastern Washington Eagles 59-55 in nonconference women’s basketball action on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 25, 2018, 8:05 p.m.
Washington State was awarded with the 16th seed and will host first- and second-round games in the 64-team NCAA volleyball tournament.
Sun., Nov. 25, 2018, 5:39 p.m.
Aimee Smith scored 18 points and grabbed 16 rebounds for her first career double-double and Whitworth rolled past McMurry 71-47 on Sunday in women’s basketball.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 24, 2018, 10:06 p.m.
Area college basketball roundup: Washington State women beat Jacksonville State in tourney third-place game
Borislava Hristova scored 18 points with 11 rebounds and Washington State beat Jacksonville State 64-51 in the third-place game of the Warner Center Marriott Thanksgiving Classic in Northridge, California, on …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 24, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
College volleyball: No. 20 Washington State outlasts 19th-ranked Washington to complete Pac-12 Conference season
Taylor Mims and McKenna Woodford combined for 37 kills Saturday and 20th-ranked Washington State (21-9, 12-8) completed its Pac-12 Conference season with a 25-14, 16-25, 25-21, 18-25, 15-10 win over …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 24, 2018, 9:19 p.m.
Four area runners, led by John Dressel and Nick Hauger, earned NCAA All-America honors as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association, for their performances …