Stories tagged: College sports
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 …
Fri., May 25, 2018, 11:01 p.m.
Washington State’s Stephanie Cho qualified for the NCAA Championships on Friday by setting a personal best in the women’s 400-meter hurdles during the NCAA West Regional in Sacramento, California.
Thu., May 24, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
Washington State’s Chandler Teigen qualified for Saturday’s quarterfinal in the men’s 1,500 meters during the NCAA West Preliminary track and field meet Thursday in Sacramento, California.
Thu., May 24, 2018, 10:22 p.m.
Washington State took an early three-run lead, fell behind in the fifth inning, then poured it on in the late innings to defeat Utah 14-5 on Thursday in a Pac-12 …
Wed., May 23, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
Area roundup: Community Colleges of Spokane baseball draws tough assignment at conference championships
Community Colleges of Spokane’s baseball team received a daunting task once it qualified for its first Northwest Athletic Conference Championship in 13 years.
UPDATED: Tue., May 22, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
Area roundup: Community Colleges of Spokane’s Micaela Kostecka wins 800 meters at conference championships
Community Colleges of Spokane’s Micaela Kostecka (Mt. Spokane High) won the women’s 800-meter run and placed second in the 1,500 as the Northwest Athletic Conference Track and Field Championships wrapped …
Sat., May 19, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
Area roundup: Top-seeded North Idaho softball wins twice at Northwest Athletic Conference Championships
Kalyna Korok and Ashlyn Winn carried the hot bats and Madi Mott dominated on the mound Saturday as the top-seeded North Idaho softball team won twice during the Northwest Athletic …
UPDATED: Sat., May 19, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
Wally Heidenson, who is retiring after 37 seasons as tennis coach at Community Colleges of Spokane, was named the Northwest Athletic Conference Men’s and Women’s Coach of the Year for …
UPDATED: Fri., May 18, 2018, 11:06 p.m.
Beau Branton finished 4 for 4 with three runs batted in and Tristan Beck worked six strong innings Friday as third-ranked Stanford strolled past Washington State 10-1 to open a …
UPDATED: Sat., May 12, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
Distance runners with local connections produced runner-up finishes Saturday during the opening day of the Pac-12 Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Stanford, California.
Sat., May 12, 2018, 9:03 p.m.
Scotty Sunitsch fired seven shutout innings and Washington State scored in each of the first four innings in an 8-4 Pac-12 baseball victory over USC at Bailey-Brayton Field in Pullman …
UPDATED: Sat., May 12, 2018, 5:19 p.m.
Maddy Underwood of Mead was named the Cal State University Monterey Bay Female Athlete of the Year, recognizing her for a senior season in which she led the volleyball team …
Fri., May 11, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
Southern California scored three runs in the sixth and ninth innings to overcome two home runs by Washington State’s Blake Clanton and defeat the Cougars 8-6 on Friday in a …
UPDATED: Fri., May 11, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
Eastern Washington senior Rebecca Tarbert won the women’s 100-meter run and EWU’s men captured the 400 relay as the Big Sky Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships wrapped up in …
UPDATED: Thu., May 10, 2018, 8:36 p.m.
College track and field: Idaho’s Zachary Short, Eastern Washington’s Keshun McGee win events at Big Sky Championships
Idaho sophomore Zachary Short won the men’s shot put and Eastern Washington sophomore Keshun McGee took the men’s long jump during the Big Sky Conference track and field championships Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., May 9, 2018, 8:57 p.m.
Idaho junior Sophie Hausmann recorded the program’s first subpar score in regional play while tying for 11th place Wednesday at the NCAA women’s golf Madison Regional.
Tue., May 1, 2018, 5:28 p.m.
Luke Simonson of Community Colleges of Spokane placed second in the decathlon Tuesday as the Northwest Athletic Conference Multievent Championships wrapped up at Lane CC in Eugene,
UPDATED: Sat., April 28, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
Marianna Petrei completed an unbeaten run through the Big Sky Conference women’s tennis championships to lead Idaho to a 4-2 victory over Northern Arizona on Saturday in Phoenix.