Stories tagged: area college sports
Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 5:22 p.m.
Locally: Former Gonzaga baseball standout Jason Bay to be inducted into Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame
On Thursday, July 2, 2009, during the second of his two years with the Red Sox, Jason Bay became a U.S. citizen during a ceremony at Faneuil Hall in Boston.
Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 9:17 p.m.
Chanelle Molina had 18 points and 10 assists, Borislava Hristova added 18 points, five rebounds and seven assists, and Washington State beat Washington 94-61.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 11:23 p.m.
Eli Wilson’s two-run single in the bottom of the eighth inning Friday snapped a 4-all tie and helped Minnesota beat Gonzaga 8-5 in the first day of the Surprise (Arizona) …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 10:57 p.m.
Violet Kapri Morrow hit four of six 3-pointers, scored 29 points and grabbed a team-high eight reboundsThursday night, powering the Eastern Washington women past Northern Colorado 76-72 in a Big …
Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 4:56 p.m.
When a baseball team loses four of its top six hitters and its top three pitchers, it’s easy to see why Washington State was picked to finish 10th in the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
Alphonso Anderson scored 21 points and North Idaho defeated visiting Wenatchee Valley 114-84 on Wednesday in a Northwest Athletic Conference men’s basketball game.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 9:40 p.m.
When Washington guard Jenna Moser toes the hardwood of Beasley Coliseum on Friday, she’ll have a sense of comfort amid the rivalrous frenzy.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 8:32 p.m.
With more than a foot of snow on the ground at the Patterson Baseball Complex, the Gonzaga baseball team is following the snowbirds and heading to Surprise, Arizona, for the …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 10:39 p.m.
John Blanchette: Gonzaga’s Sophie Whittle works even harder now that she’s at the top of the collegiate tennis world
The news, as is increasingly the case these days, was delivered via text – two of them, in fact, from her coaches. Though not so much news as congratulations, so …
Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 8:46 p.m.
Whitworth University rolled to its 16th Northwest Conference men’s swimming championship in the last 18 years on Sunday afternoon at the Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center. The Pirate women finished …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 9:06 p.m.
Violet Kapri Morrow totaled 25 points and seven rebounds, and Eastern Washington rallied from an early deficit to beat Montana 67-64 Saturday at at Reese Court.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 10:07 p.m.
Locally: Washington Chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame will induct Pat Girtz, Wayne Terry
On Sept. 5, 1986, Pat Girtz was hit by a drunk driver and sustained life-altering injuries. Thirty-seven years ago, Wayne Terry made a decision that would impact his life, too, …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 10:41 p.m.
Taylor Pierce and Mikayla Ferenz scored 23 points apiece on Thursday night as Idaho held off Montana 76-68 in a Big Sky contest in Moscow. Pierce hit 5 of 10 …
Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 9:52 p.m.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 10:41 p.m.
When the Eagles (5-14, 4-6 Big Sky) play host to Montana State (11-10, 6-5) tonight at Reese Court, the Bobcats will likely see Morrow etch her name in EWU’s record …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:09 p.m.
Taylor Pierce scored 17 points, including five 3-pointers, to pass 400 career triples, and Idaho beat Southern Utah 82-70 Saturday in Cedar City, Utah.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 7:39 p.m.
Nate Pryor tallied 28 points and seven assists, Alphonso Anderson scored 26 and North Idaho defeated Treasure Valley 97-89 in Ontario, Oregon, on Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 9:39 p.m.
Japreece Dean, who had 11 points, made all five of her free throws in the game and passed Michelle Greco’s record of 32 from the 2002-03 season.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 9:23 p.m.
Senior guards Taylor Pierce and Mikayla Ferenz scored 21 points apiece as Idaho defeated Northern Arizona 86-69 Thursday night in a Big Sky Conference contest in Flagstaff, Arizona.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 9:43 p.m.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
No, Montana Western star Brianna King isn’t the only impressive player in the Frontier Conference.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 9:40 p.m.
Gina Marxen scored 14 points, including the winning free throws with 3 seconds remaining, and Idaho held off Portland State 80-78 Saturday in Moscow, Idaho.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 9:37 p.m.
The sophomore from Pullman became the first Cougar in the history of a program that began in 1976-77 to be named Pac-12 Women’s Swimmer of the Week after she posted …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 25, 2019, 10:29 p.m.
Coach Marty Lees and Washington State got an important nod of approval Friday as they continue to play catch-up in the Pac-12 Conference’s baseball facilities arms race.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 9:52 p.m.
Roundup of Thursday’s Big Sky women’s basketball action.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 11:01 p.m.
Pryor scored most of his game-high 31 points in the second half, helping the defending NWAC champion Cardinals (18-2, 7-0 East Region) flip the switch in the last 14 minutes …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 8:16 p.m.
Boise State guard and former Lewis and Clark star Riley Lupfer can score in a variety of ways, but her driving, left-handed floater Saturday at Fresno State put her in …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 7:19 p.m.
Violet Kapri Morrow’s three-point play in the closing seconds of overtime capped her career-high 37-point effort, lifting Eastern Washington over Montana State 89-87 in Bozeman on Saturday.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 7:31 p.m.
Two Greater Spokane League graduates, Jade Redmon (Mead) and Brianna King (North Central), recently celebrated 1,000-point milestones in their collegiate basketball careers.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 9:39 p.m.
Kristine Anigwe scored 29 points and grabbed a season-high 23 rebounds to help California beat Washington State 77-63 on Friday in Pullman.