Stories tagged: coach
Sun., May 20, 2018, 1:27 p.m.
New Storm coach Dan Hughes escapes the pressure by losing himself in music
Whenever the pressure to lead the Storm to its first winning season since 2011 becomes too much, first-year coach Dan Hughes will slip on his Bose earpiece and listen to …
Thu., April 5, 2018, 8:58 a.m.
Coaches and doctors sometimes differ on concussion protocol
As athletics continues to intensify in high school and youth sports, the importance of concussion protocol and training has heightened despite splintering opinions on both sides. Coaches, and the athletes …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 4:38 p.m.
Olympic swimmer says she wants to save others from sex abuse
Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors said in an emotional interview Monday that her former coach “stole so much” from her in the decade she alleges he sexually abused her starting when …
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 2:20 p.m.
Jerry Van Dyke, comic actor known for television work, dies at 86
Jerry Van Dyke, the comic actor and younger brother of Dick Van Dyke who was featured in several TV series including “Coach” and “My Mother the Car,” died Friday at …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 3:53 p.m.
Tennessee hires Alabama assistant Jeremy Pruitt as coach
Tennessee has hired Alabama defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt as its head coach, capping a tumultuous search that cost an athletic director his job as the Volunteers attempt to recover from …
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 5:33 p.m.
Freeman football coach steps down
Freeman High football coach Jim Wood announces his retirement after 17 years at the Rockford school.
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 11:14 a.m.
Italy coach Ventura fired after missing World Cup
Italy coach Gian Piero Ventura has been fired following the Azzurri’s failure to qualify for the World Cup. Ventura leaves in disgrace, widely criticized for his tactical decisions that left …
Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, noon
Steve Christilaw: Heathcote’s life of service remembered
The legendary Michigan State basketball coach, who died Monday at age 90, got his start right here in Spokane and called this home.
Mon., May 8, 2017, 9:09 a.m.
Coach’s bling fling, will spend $2.4B on Kate Spade
Coach will spend $2.4 billion for Kate Spade, tying together two premier brands in the luxury goods sector that have fought to snare younger shoppers.
Sat., April 15, 2017
Froma Harrop: Airlines need a class for middle class
There’s an upper class and there’s a budget class, but there’s not much of a middle class anymore.
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 9:30 a.m.
Christilaw: Coaches’ influence felt far beyond the field
I’m talking about the men and women who dedicate themselves to coaching high school kids in a myriad of sports. They all have my respect and some my profound admiration.
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016, 2:05 p.m.
Coach fired for praying sues Washington school district
A Washington state high school assistant football coach who was fired for praying at midfield after games has sued the school district, saying his religious rights were violated.
Thu., June 30, 2016, 3:08 p.m.
Ex-wrestling coach gets 10-year sentence for sex abuse
A former youth wrestling coach has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for sexually abusing several boys. KATU-TV reported that Wyatt DeRemer, of Gresham, was sentenced Wednesday.
Thu., May 19, 2016, 12:50 p.m.
Judge orders Dennis Hastert to report to prison by June 22
Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert has been ordered to report to prison by June 22 to begin serving a 15-month sentence in his hush-money case.
Wed., April 13, 2016, 12:33 p.m.
Eight states ask retailers about ‘unfair’ on-call scheduling
Attorneys general from eight states and the District of Columbia have written letters to several national retailers expressing concern about on-call scheduling, which allows companies to assign shifts to workers …
Sun., Aug. 18, 2013
Coach’s plunge doesn’t mean it’s time to sell
Shares of handbag and accessory specialist Coach (NYSE: COH) fell almost 10 percent recently, after the luxury-goods maker reported underwhelming earnings, with revenue for the fiscal year up 6 percent …
Wed., June 23, 2010, 10:05 a.m.
Chiefs GM: Report on new coach incorrect
Spokane Chiefs general manager Tim Speltz denied reports that former Tri-City Americans coach Don Nachbaur is the new coach of the Western Hockey League team.
Tue., July 31, 2007
LC coach cited with DUI in early morning stop
Lake City High football coach Van Troxel was cited for driving under the influence early Saturday after passing a breath test but failing field sobriety tests. Drug tests are pending.
Sat., June 29, 1996
Krzyzewski Stays On
Mike Krzyzewski, who has led Duke to two NCAA basketball championships, has signed a seven-year renewable contract. Tom Butters, director of athletics, said further details of the contract are private.
Fri., Feb. 3, 1995
Seattle Coach Charged
The Juanita High School boys basketball coach has been charged with indecent exposure in an incident involving a player on the team. Jim McDonald was suspended by the Lake Washington …