Stories tagged: College sports
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 3:33 p.m.
Members of the University of Idaho women’s swimming and diving team raised more than $11,000 for cancer research through participation in Swim Across America last weekend in Seattle.
Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 4:35 p.m.
Sophomore Alexa Clark captured medalist honors and her Eastern Washington Eagles women’s golf team won a playoff for the team title Tuesday at the Battle at Old Works in Anaconda, …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 7:34 p.m.
Daniel Roy, a freshman at Stanford, is one of six named in the men’s 200-meter breaststroke. He’s also one of five Cardinal swimmers, the most of any university, and one …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 5:55 p.m.
Jeff Carroll first met Taylor Mims when she was a seventh-grader attending his volleyball camp. Carroll, who retired two years ago after a 31-year career at Billings Senior High, asked …
Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 8:27 p.m.
Six players currently on the Spokane Chiefs roster will get a look at the NHL level over the next month at team training camps or rookie tournaments. Right wing Jake …
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 3:23 p.m.
The 6-foot guard, who completed a four-year career at Montana State last season, has signed to play professionally for the Glanmire Ladies Basketball Club in Cork, Ireland.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
Senior Taylor Mims recorded her 900th career kill and finished with a match-best 16 on Saturday to lead Washington State’s volleyball team to a season-opening 25-13, 25-22, 22-18 nonconference win …
Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 4:22 p.m.
The Head of the Pend Oreille Regatta welcomes crews and spectators to the Pend Oreille River on Sept. 29.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 9:04 p.m.
Leslie Flores-Cloud’s first match as Eastern Washington’s head volleyball coach couldn’t have turned out much better.
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 7:02 p.m.
Washington State volleyball coach Jen Greeny can’t recall welcoming back a bigger group of experienced players in her eight years on the job.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Kayla Leland has been honored by the Northwest Conference on multiple occasions. This may be its ultimate tribute.
Sat., Aug. 11, 2018, 3:47 p.m.
In 2015, Lindsie Scholwinski pitched Community Colleges of Spokane to the Northwest Athletic Conference softball championship. Now, she is the new head coach of the Sasquatch.
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 5 a.m.
Lynn Hickey working to both chip away Eastern Washington athletic department’s debt and elevate its status
In USA Today’s annual fiscal report of NCAA Division I schools published last month, EWU ranked ranked 175th out of 230 for the 2016-2017 year. The department had $14,797,340 in …
Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 5 a.m.
Idaho athletics trying to balance revenue shortfall, leadership uncertainty with new arena project on the horizon
It has been quite a year at the University of Idaho – roiled by sudden leadership changes and a thorny transition in the football program.
Sat., July 28, 2018, 4:04 p.m.
Community Colleges of Spokane is turning to one of its hall of famers to lead the men’s and women’s track and field programs. John Spatz, a two-time, record-setting Northwest Athletic …
Wed., July 11, 2018, 5:01 p.m.
Jeremy Clevenger, who has more than 10 years of collegiate coaching experience, is set to take over the helm of the Idaho Vandals women’s soccer program, the school announced Wednesday.
UPDATED: Sat., July 7, 2018, 4:33 p.m.
The University of Idaho is indelibly etched on Dennis Erickson’s football coaching resumè. Now his name will be permanently inscribed in the hallowed halls in Moscow.
UPDATED: Sat., June 30, 2018, 4:16 p.m.
Locally: Victoria Fallgren repeats as Washington State Golf Association Women’s Mid-Amateur champion, Avista Stadium in best ballpark voting
Victoria Fallgren, the assistant women’s golf coach at Gonzaga University, has repeated as winner of the Washington State Golf Association Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship.
UPDATED: Sat., June 23, 2018, 8:38 p.m.
In 2015, Patty Ley led the Gonzaga women to their first West Coast Conference cross country title since 1995 and to the school’s first appearance in the NCAA Championships and …
UPDATED: Fri., June 22, 2018, 5:06 p.m.
Washington State University Director of Athletics Patrick Chun announced Friday that the university and seven-year swimming coach Tom Jager have mutually agreed to part ways.
Sat., June 16, 2018, 5:44 p.m.
Susannah Scaroni, who has come out of Tekoa to become one of the world’s top women’s wheelchair road racers, established what is believed to be a world-best time in winning …
UPDATED: Fri., June 15, 2018, 4:43 p.m.
Drake assistant coach Leslie Flores-Cloud has been hired as Eastern Washington University’s volleyball coach, the school announced. Flores-Cloud takes over a program rocked by the firing of former coach Michael …
Sat., June 9, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
Washington State’s Alissa Brooks-Johnson placed fifth in the 800 with a time of 2:15.69 and finished sixth overall in the heptathlon at the NCAA Division I Track and Field outdoor …
UPDATED: Sat., June 9, 2018, 8:05 p.m.
Emma Wolfram of Gonzaga, who missed her senior basketball season with an injury, has been named the female recipient of the West Coast Conference Postgraduate Scholarship.
UPDATED: Thu., June 7, 2018, 8:46 p.m.
Keefe ran a lifetime-best 4 minutes, 15.39 seconds in a semifinal heat of the 1500-meter run at History Hayward Field, finishing sixth. The top five advance to Saturday’s final.
UPDATED: Wed., June 6, 2018, 10:17 p.m.
Gardner, one of four local men who competed at the NCAA meet Wednesday, finished ninth overall (8:41.48) in the men’s steeplechase and will compete for a medal in Friday’s final.
Sat., June 2, 2018, 4:24 p.m.
Jim Northcott of Spokane, a football official for more than four decades, has been elected to the prestigious Pac-12 Conference Football Officiating Field of Honor.
UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018, 8:48 p.m.
The NCAA baseball tournament opens Friday with play in 16 regionals. Regional winners advance to super regionals next week, and the final eight go to the College World Series in …
UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 11:06 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington State distance runners Chandler Teigen, Kaili Keefe qualify for NCAA Championships
Washington State 1,500-meter runners Chandler Teigen and Kaili Keefe qualified for the NCAA Championships Saturday during the third and final day of the NCAA West Regional track and field meet …
UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 7:24 p.m.
A former coach, 10 athletes and two teams will be in the spotlight when basketball, track and field and cross country share the dais for the Community Colleges of Spokane’s …