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Gonzaga men, women finish second at Erik Anderson Invitational

The Gonzaga men’s and women’s cross country teams both took second place Saturday afternoon at the Erik Anderson Invitational at Plantes Ferry Park in Spokane. GU’s Willie Milam, running unattached, …


Mt. Spokane’s boys, Central Valley’s girls win in GSL cross country

It was Déjà vu during individual outcomes of the season-opening showdown between Greater Spokane League top-three cross country contenders Mt. Spokane and Central Valley. The team results ended in a …


NC boys, CV girls finish in second

For area cross country teams, it wasn’t where they started Saturday; it’s where they finish in early November that will count most. What Spokane teams, for example, can learn from …


High school cross country preview

GSL boys North Central is chasing a ninth straight State 3A championship – a feat that would tie the consecutive mark set by Mead under former coach Pat Tyson. NC …


NC’s Anderson, Mt. Spokane’s Dressel match up well

They’re friends, but they’re fiercely competitive. Each time they race, seniors Tanner Anderson of North Central and John Dressel of Mt. Spokane want to beat each other in the worst …


WV’s Skay sets sights on state track berth

There’s no gentle way to put this: West Valley distance runner McCall Skay was poached by a husband-and-wife team. Now in her third season leading the Eagles in both cross …


Olympic report

Thousandths determine gold Zbigniew Brodka won Poland’s first gold medal in the men’s 1,500 meters speedskating, finishing 0.003 seconds ahead of Koen Verweij of Netherlands.


Dressel 4th in nation

Mt. Spokane junior John Dressel finished fourth in the junior men’s race Saturday at the USA Cross Country Championships at Flatirons Golf Course in Boulder, Colo. Dressel finished the 8,000-meter …


Dressel races to second at Foot Locker nationals

SAN DIEGO – For consecutive weeks, John Dressel was a runner-up. But Saturday’s second-place finish was No. 1.


North Central’s Wilmot wins Nike Cross Nationals

PORTLAND – The temperature was a bone-chilling 20 degrees, with a mild breeze. In other words, North Central’s Kai Wilmot and Tanner Anderson felt right at home. Wilmot set a …


Fall sports all-league teams

For 12-05-2013


Three teams lead NCAA Division II cross country field

The most efficient way to follow the NCAA Division II national cross country meet is by zeroing in on two Colorado schools, Adams State and Western State, and Grand Valley …


Shadle grad runs for top-rated NAU cross country team

One can only imagine how excited former Shadle Park running standout Nathan Weitz is these days. Weitz is a sophomore at Northern Arizona University, which vaulted into the top spot …


4A cross country: CV boys take 3rd, girls 4th

PASCO – The Central Valley boys ran into a force the Bears couldn’t match Saturday at the State 4A cross country meet. Gig Harbor had the first three finishers as …


2B/1B cross country: NWC boys win behind Ammon, St. George’s Ward takes second

PASCO – More than once this season, Northwest Christian freshman Jack Ammon wondered why he had given up soccer for cross country. “This sport is so painful,” the articulate Ammon …


1A and 2A cross country: Medical Lake, Lakeside champions

PASCO – The Northeast A League had the most success of Inland Northwest schools at state cross country meets. The Medical Lake boys and Lakeside girls captured State 1A championships …


3A cross country: North Central boys win 8th straight state championship

PASCO – Eight was enough for the North Central boys cross country team Saturday afternoon, but the Indians are far from done. North Central extended its stranglehold on the State …


CV freshmen, sophomore lead cross country team

When the Central Valley girls cross country team wants to go hang out togethere, Sarah White is guaranteed to be part of the plan. After all, the junior is the …


Dressel brothers choose to continue family’s long-distance love affair

John Dressel was caught between the devil and the deep blue sea. Should he focus on soccer or follow in family footsteps and become a distance runner? After placing second …


CV boys, girls dominate regionals

Central Valley boys and girls cross country teams left no doubt who would be the region’s 4A team champions, running roughshod over its opposition. North Central’s boys, however sweated out …


CdA cross country captures State crown again

For a second straight year the Coeur d’Alene girls cross country team dominated at the State 5A race. The Vikings pulled off a repeat in impressive fashion, placing four runners …


Coeur d’Alene girls favored at state cross country

Unlike Washington, the Idaho state cross country meets are rotated among three regions. The Coeur d’Alene girls captured the 5A state title in convincing fashion last year when the meets …


CV boys don retro uniforms for regional meet

Here’s a conundrum. How do you find that little extra motivation for a team heading out to defend its first state championship?


University caps unbeaten slowpitch season

Lexi Ivankovich went the distance on the mound and went 2 for 2 and drove in a pair of runs to propel the University Titans to a 7-4 victory over …


North Central boys cross country caps 9-0 season

The cross country race at Audubon Park figured to be fast considering the caliber of the runners involved. The runners didn’t disappoint, even if one of a trio who could …


Mueller fuels Trojans’ win

Timmy Mueller’s goal in overtime gave defending state champion Post Falls a 3-2 win over Lake City in the 5A Region I boys title match Saturday in Coeur d’Alene. Mueller …


First-year coach Walker leading Knights

Andrew Walker admits he didn’t know much about his predecessor when he accepted the job. “I didn’t know a whole lot about Dave McCarty before, but I have had the …


Prep cross country: North Central wins battle of champions

The notion there would be a race between defending state cross country championship teams Wednesday at Manito Park was quickly dispelled. It was business as usual for the North Central …


Coming up at NWPrepsNow: GSL football slate full of yawners this week

This might be the worst slate of football games this season in the Greater Spokane League. After seemingly one to two games of magnitude weekly since the start of the …


CV’s girls win tiebreaker in thriller

Seldom are two cross country races run at the same site as compelling as those between host Central Valley and Mt. Spokane’s girls and boys on Wednesday. The girls’ outcome …