Stories tagged: college track and field
Sat., June 23, 2018, 5:20 p.m.
Shelby Houlihan wins women’s 1,500 meters at USATF; Whitworth’s Andrew Bloom 15th in javelin
Shelby Houlihan grew up in Sioux City admiring fellow Iowan and middle-distance star Jenny Simpson. Houlihan just might be poised to pass Simpson as America’s next great hope among women’s …
Sat., May 5, 2018, 9:06 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington State’s Alissa Brooks-Johnson leads Pac-12 heptathlon after one day
Washington State redshirt senior Alissa Brooks-Johnson leads the heptathlon after one day of the Pac-12 Combined Events Championship in Stanford, California.
UPDATED: Fri., May 4, 2018, 9:55 p.m.
Area roundup: Third-ranked Oregon State crushes Washington State in Pac-12 baseball
Adley Rutschman finished 3 for 5 with four runs batted in Friday and the third-ranked Oregon State Beavers (34-7, 13-6 Pac-12) cruised to a 17-3 win over the Washington State …
Fri., April 20, 2018, 10:35 p.m.
Area roundup: Blake Clanton’s school record powers Washington State’s rally in nonconference baseball win
Blake Clanton had a school-record four doubles, including a two-out, two-run double to left-center in the fifth inning Friday that provided Washington State with the winning runs during a 12-10 …
UPDATED: Sun., March 11, 2018, 10:44 p.m.
Area roundup: Gonzaga wins, takes 3 of 4 from Rice
Sat., June 10, 2017, 9:30 p.m.
Area roundup: WSU’s Alissa Brooks-Johnson takes sixth in heptathlon at Nationals
Washington State’s Alissa Brooks-Johnson overcame a strong national field and deplorable weather conditions to capture sixth place in the heptathlon Saturday at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field …
Fri., June 9, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Troy Fraley places seventh in steeplechase to earn All-America honors
Gonzaga’s Troy Fraley placed seventh in the 3,000-meter steeplechase national final at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene.
Sat., May 27, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Area roundup: No. 8 Stanford baseball completes sweep of Washington State
Chris Castellanos allowed one run over eight innings and No. 8 Stanford (40-14, 21-9) pounded Washington State (24-29, 10-20) 15-1 to complete a three-game sweep of a regular-season ending Pac-12 …
Fri., May 26, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
Area roundup: No. 8 Stanford baseball downs WSU
Matt Winaker went 2 for 5 with a double, stolen base and two RBIs and visiting No. 8 Stanford (39-14, 20-9) beat Washington State (24-28, 10-19) 5-3 in the second …
Thu., May 25, 2017, 10:28 p.m.
Area roundup: No. 8 Stanford baseball handles Washington State
Matt Winaker went 3 for 6 with a home run and four RBIs and visiting No. 8 Stanford (39-14, 18-9) handled Washington State (24-28, 10-17) 13-2 in the first game …
UPDATED: Tue., May 23, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Sasquatch women win NWAC track title, men take second
The Community Colleges of Spokane women won the Northwest Athletic Conference Track and Field Championship, while the Sasquatch men had to settle for second place on Tuesday at Mt. Hood …
Tue., May 23, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
Whitworth’s Kayla Leland displays amazing drive on the track
As collegiate track and field moves into the nationals phase of the season, athletes who pile on multiple events in dual meets and invitationals often narrow their attention to their …
UPDATED: Sun., May 14, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
Area roundup: Whitworth’s softball season ends with loss in title game of NCAA regional
Tenth-ranked East Texas Baptist ended Whitworth’s season with a 7-5 victory in the championship game of the NCAA Division III regional in Marshall, Texas.
Sat., May 13, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington State baseball knocks off UCLA in second straight
Shane Matheny and James Rudkin drove in two runs apiece and Washington State (24-22, 10-13) beat visiting UCLA (24-23, 13-10) 7-3 for the second-straight game in a three-game Pac-12 series.
Fri., May 12, 2017, 10:22 p.m.
Area roundup: Damon Jones’ strong start helps Washington State baseball down UCLA
Damon Jones gave up one run on four hits and three walks over 5
UPDATED: Thu., May 11, 2017, 8:13 p.m.
Area roundup: Taylor Van Zee homers and No. 8 Huskies softball pounds Utah
Taylor Van Zee went 3 for 4 with a two-run home run and three RBIs and No. 8 Washington (41-11, 14-8) routed Utah (33-12, 13-7) 12-1 in five innings in …
UPDATED: Wed., May 10, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Area roundup: CC Spokane baseball earns split with Walla Walla
Kade Woods gave up three runs – two earned – and struck out seven in a complete game to help CC Spokane (21-18, 14-12) split a Northwest Athletic Conference doubleheader …
Sat., May 6, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington State baseball splits doubleheader with Oregon
J.J. Hancock singled home Shane Matheny with one out in the bottom of the ninth and Washington State (21-22, 7-13) split a Pac-12 doubleheader against visiting Oregon (26-16, 9-11) on …
Fri., May 5, 2017, 11:35 p.m.
Area roundup: No. 19 Arizona downs Washington with walk-off homer in ninth
Cal Stevenson hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth as No. 19 Arizona (28-15, 9-12) beat Washington (24-17, 10-8) 5-4 in the first of a three-game Pac-12 …
UPDATED: Tue., May 2, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Area roundup: CC Spokane swept by Big Bend in softball doubleheader
Ember Armstrong went 3 for 3 with an RBI for Big Bend in the second game and CC Spokane (18-18, 9-17) was swept by the Vikings (12-19, 9-14) 2-1 and …
Fri., April 28, 2017, 10:20 p.m.
Area roundup: Eli Morgan, Gonzaga baseball roughed up by St. Mary’s
Five-time West Coast Conference pitcher of the week Eli Morgan had an unusually rough outing and No. 19 Gonzaga (25-15, 14-5) had an eight-game winning streak snapped, falling 7-3 to …
Sun., April 23, 2017, 9:17 p.m.
Area roundup: Whitworth softball wins NWC championship over PLU
Madi Perez pitched seven strong innings and contributed an RBI and Whitworth secured its first Northwest Conference tournament title, edging Pacific Lutheran 3-2 on Sunday. The tournament was hosted by …
Sat., April 22, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington State baseball knocks off Washington in back-to-back games
Danny Sinatro drove in four and Washington State (18-18, 4-10) dealt visiting Washington (20-16, 7-7) its fourth straight loss, 6-3, in the second game of a three-game Pac-12 series on …
Fri., April 14, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington State baseball comeback falls short against Arizona State
Jeremy McCuin and Carter Aldrete both hit homers and drove in three apiece to help Arizona State (15-18, 4-10) beat visiting Washington State (15-16, 2-9) 10-7 in Pac-12 play in …
Thu., April 13, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington baseball ends Oregon State win streak at 23
Noah Bremer pitched eight innings of relief and threw 134 pitches to lead Washington over No. 1 Oregon State 3-2 in a Pac-12 matchup in Seattle on Thursday.
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017, 8:15 p.m.
Area roundup: Justin Vernia goes eight shutout to lead Gonzaga past San Diego
Justin Vernia tossed eight innings of six-hit, shutout ball and Gonzaga (17-13, 8-3) topped visiting No. 18 San Diego (20-9, 8-3) 3-0 on Saturday.
Fri., April 7, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
Area roundup: Eli Morgan leads Gonzaga baseball over San Diego
Eli Morgan gave up one run on eight hits and two walks over five innings and Gonzaga beat visiting San Diego 9-2 on Friday.
Sat., April 1, 2017, 11:58 p.m.
Area Track and Field: Eastern Washington and Idaho compete at Al Manual
Eastern Washington’s Erin Clark won the pole vault at the Al Manual meet in Missoula with a mark of 12 feet, 6 inches.
UPDATED: Sat., April 1, 2017, 12:10 a.m.
Area track and field: Washington State athletes make marks in California events
Washington State assistant Allix Potratz-Lee powered to a 3,000-meter steeplechase win at the San Francisco Distance Carnival. Potratz-Lee finished in 10 minutes, 17.27 seconds. Emily Dwyer added a fourth-place finish …
Tue., March 28, 2017, 8:24 p.m.
Area roundup: Madi Perez helps Whitworth softball sweep doubleheader with George Fox
Madi Perez pitched a three-hit shutout in the first game and drove in the winning run in the second to help Whitworth sweep a Northwest Conference doubleheader with George Fox …