Stories tagged: championship
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 9:30 p.m.
Patricia Ferguson’s success on the basketball court can’t be chalked up to the fact that everyone believed in her abilities.
Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 12:06 p.m.
Hundreds of Lithuanians ran around with baskets and buckets Saturday in a southeastern pine forest. Why you ask? It’s the national championship of wild mushroom picking – a competition always …
UPDATED: Sun., April 2, 2017, 7:25 p.m.
With more than 24 hours to go before Gonzaga’s Monday evening championship game, Marcy Larson was standing at a bar, sorting through a stack of table reservations.
UPDATED: Sun., April 2, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
Gonzaga University will host a viewing party in the McCarthey Athletic Center as the Zags take on North Carolina in the NCAA men’s basketball national championship Monday evening.
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
WCC commissioner Lynn Holzman handed out the championship hardware and asked Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier to address the crowd. Let me take this picture first,” said third-year coach …
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016, 9:12 p.m.
Get ready for a blockbuster sequel. It’s Alabama vs. Clemson, The Rematch.
Sun., Nov. 27, 2016, 10:33 p.m.
It’s not often a basketball team can win against a high-level opponent by making just seven field goals in the second half.
Sun., Nov. 27, 2016, 2:04 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 73-71 win over Iowa State on Monday, Nov. 14, 2016 in Orlando, Florida.
Sun., Nov. 27, 2016, 1:18 p.m.
As Gonzaga was frittering away all but one point of what had been an 18-point lead over Iowa State on Sunday, amazement seemed to be the one feeling Dick Vitale …
Mon., Oct. 17, 2016, 7:40 p.m.
An executive with the American Football Coaches Association said Monday that Army will likely share the 1945 national title with Oklahoma State.
Wed., Aug. 8, 2012, 1:30 p.m.
NEW YORK — The reigning 16-year-old champion of cellphone texting has reclaimed the title of fastest texter in America.
Sat., Jan. 8, 2011
HEAVEN – And we thought that hamburger was big. In the greatest game in the greatest season in the history of football – perhaps of all sports – our little …
Mon., Oct. 14, 1996
Mauricio Cienfuegos scored in the fifth shootout round to give the Los Angeles Galaxy a 2-1 victory over Kansas City and the Major League Soccer Western Conference title. Robin Fraser …
Sun., Jan. 21, 1996
Steelers coach Bill Cowher has a matchless scowl. Photo by Associated Press
Sun., Jan. 21, 1996
Rocky Blier, left, Terry Bradshaw (12) and Franco Harris knew the winning formula in the Super Bowl, but failed to pass it on to most other AFC teams. Photo by …
Sun., June 11, 1995
Rob Dilger of Kamiakin High in Kennewick hit two home runs and three pitchers combined on a no-hitter as the Class AAA-B Nationals defeated the Class AAA Nationals 15-0 Saturday …
Sat., May 27, 1995
Ian Waltz warms up for the discus after easily winning the shot put on Friday. Photo by Jesse Tinsley/The Spokesman-Review
Sat., April 1, 1995
When ceiling tiles tumbled from the Kingdome roof last July, they landed square on Mick McHugh’s wallet. Now that the Dome, site of this weekend’s NCAA basketball tournament, is back …