Stories tagged: Gonzaga
TUESDAY, OCT. 27, 2015, 9:14 P.M.
Women’s golf: Idaho takes 16th place
Idaho women’s golfer Kendall Gray shot a career-best 5-under 67 during the final round and the Vandals took 16th place out of 19 teams at the Las Vegas Collgiate Showdown …
UPDATED: SATURDAY, OCT. 24, 2015, 9:47 P.M.
Volleyball roundup: Gonzaga sweeps Portland
Savannah Blinn had 15 kills and McKayla Ferris added 10 kills and eight digs as Gonzaga swept Portland in a West Coast Conference match Saturday in Spokane. Scores were 25-20, …
FRIDAY, OCT. 23, 2015, 9:44 P.M.
Women’s soccer: Idaho extends winning streak to eight
Idaho scored three second-half goals and extended its winning streak to eight matches with a 4-0 victory over North Dakota (4-10-2, 2-5-1) in a Big Sky Conference match in Grand …
SATURDAY, OCT. 17, 2015, 9:25 P.M.
Volleyball roundup: San Diego earns WCC win over Gonzaga
Lisa Kramer had 21 kills and four blocks and Kriste Gengenbacher added 51 assists and 15 digs as San Diego (13-6, 7-1) topped Gonzaga (12-9, 3-5) in a West Coast …
SATURDAY, OCT. 17, 2015, 7:13 P.M.
Women’s soccer: Dons edge Bulldogs
Sonja Giraud broke a 2-all tie with her 71st-minute goal and San Francisco edged Gonzaga 3-2 in a West Coast Conference match in Spokane. Both teams scored twice in the …
FRIDAY, OCT. 16, 2015, 10:11 P.M.
Men’s soccer: LMU blanks Gonzaga 1-0
John McFarlin’s 65th-minute goal was the difference in Loyola Marymount’s 1-0 West Coast Conference win over Gonzaga in Los Angeles. The Lions improved to 6-6 overall and 1-1 in the …
THURSDAY, OCT. 15, 2015, 10:02 P.M.
College volleyball: Eastern Washington improves to 7-0 in Big Sky
Eastern Washington improved to 7-0 in Big Sky Conference volleyball with a 3-1 win at Montana State on Thursday.
TUESDAY, OCT. 13, 2015, 7:15 P.M.
College golf: Gonzaga’s Sean Walsh ties for second place
Gonzaga’s Sean Walsh tied for second place at the Bill Ross Intercollegiate at Overland Park, Kansas.
UPDATED: TUESDAY, OCT. 13, 2015, 5:57 P.M.
Gonzaga’s Kyle Wiltjer named to Malone watch list
Gonzaga senior Kyle Wiltjer has been named to the Karl Malone Power Forward of the Year watch list.
SATURDAY, OCT. 10, 2015, 10:58 P.M.
Volleyball roundup: Gonzaga ends three-match losing skid with win over Pepperdine
Savannah Blinn had 18 kills and Faith Smith added 26 assists and 11 digs as Gonzaga snapped a three-match losing skid with a straight-set win over Pepperdine in a West …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 7, 2015, 11:09 P.M.
Area roundup: Gonzaga freshman wins first women’s golf tournament
Gonzaga freshman Bianca Pagdanganan won her first collegiate golf tournament by holding on for victory at the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational.
MONDAY, OCT. 5, 2015, 10:05 P.M.
Men’s soccer: Denver scores on penalty kick in 53rd minute to beat Gonzaga men 2-1
A penalty kick in the 53rd minute gave No. 8 Denver a 2-1 nonconference men’s soccer victory over visiting Gonzaga on Monday. GU (5-4-1) tied the match at 1 in …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 30, 2015
College volleyball notes: 5-foot-3 Maddye Dinsmore stands tall for Whitworth
Maddye Dinsmore is often the shortest player on the floor, but it’s impossible to overlook her impact on Whitworth volleyball. The 5-foot-3 setter is a four-year starter, second in program …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 27, 2015
‘Wanderings’ writer Meyer opens GU visiting author series
Kimberly Meyer, nonfiction writer and contributor to the radio program “This American Life,” will be in Spokane this week as the first author in the Gonzaga University Visiting Writers Series …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 13, 2015
Locally: Spokane’s Briann January earns WNBA award
Briann January (Lewis and Clark HS) of the Indiana Fever has been awarded the August WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm for her community and youth outreach …
SATURDAY, SEPT. 12, 2015
College roundup: Gonzaga volleyball posts two sweeps
The Gonzaga volleyball team claimed straight-set wins over Grand Canyon (1-7) and Niagara (2-6) at the Grand Canyon Invitational Friday in Phoenix. McKayla Ferris had 15 kills and Savannah Blinn …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 3, 2015
College soccer: GU men’s coach Einar Thorarinsson set to begin 20th season
Entering his 20th season as Gonzaga’s men’s soccer coach, Einar Thorarinsson’s favorite memories have more to do with his players than the matches they played. “It’s gone by fast,” said …
SUNDAY, AUG. 23, 2015
Locally: Serena Wang, John Rasmussen, Warren Lashua to be honored by Whitworth
Whitworth University has announced the 26th class to be inducted into its Heritage Gallery on Oct. 3. The class includes two national-level swimmers, Serena (Fadel) Wang and John Rasmussen, and …
THURSDAY, AUG. 13, 2015
Bulldogs draw crowd to library program
Storytime is always a popular activity at Spokane Public Libraries – especially during the summer months when kids flock to sign up for the summer reading program. But on Aug. …
SUNDAY, AUG. 9, 2015
Local briefs: Spokane-area water skiers qualify for nationals
Several Spokane-area athletes recently competed in the U.S. Western Regional Water Ski Championships and qualified to compete this month in the U.S. National Water Ski Championships in West Palm Beach, …
TUESDAY, AUG. 4, 2015, 4:17 P.M.
Jack Spring, former major league pitcher, dies
Jack Russell Spring, a left hander who pitched in the same bullpen as Satchel Paige and against Mickey Mantle before returning home and coaching West Valley to the Spokane area’s …
THURSDAY, JULY 23, 2015
Jesuit missionary’s chalice traveled miles
As chalices go, this one is rather plain. It has none of the polish and ornamentation of some of the others in the small group of chalices owned by the …
SUNDAY, JUNE 28, 2015, 9:11 P.M.
Hoopfest 2015: Former GU women’s players win elite title
A team of former Gonzaga women players came together for a reunion and ended up winning a Hoopfest championship.
SUNDAY, JUNE 28, 2015, 9:09 P.M.
Hoopfest 2015: 120 Sports, Desert Horse win men’s elite titles
A team of Northwestern University graduates lost their final game on Saturday so had to fight their way through eight grueling games under punishing conditions Sunday to defeat the defending …
SUNDAY, JUNE 21, 2015
CCS nationally ranked
The Community Colleges of Spokane has been recognized as sixth-best in the nation in a competition that tracks the cumulative point totals based on the success of its teams. The …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3, 2015
Gonzaga’s Silas Melson earns invite to U19 training camp
Gonzaga men’s basketball player Silas Melson is one of 24 invitees to the USA Basketball Men’s U19 World Championship team training camp in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The camp will take …
TUESDAY, MAY 19, 2015
CCS men capture golf title
Shaving seven strokes off it’s first-day total, Community Colleges of Spokane charged from a two-hole deficit after the first day to win the NWAC men’s golf championship for the third …
MONDAY, MAY 18, 2015
Redmond fired as manager of Marlins after sweep by Braves
MIAMI – Twelve years ago, when the Marlins were 16-22, owner Jeffrey Loria fired his manager. With that same 16-22 record, Loria fired manager Mike Redmond on Sunday after the …
SUNDAY, MAY 10, 2015
Young cancer survivor finishes Gonzaga degree
When Carissa Outen walks across the stage to receive her diploma from Gonzaga University today, she’ll have an anchor on her mortarboard. It’s in memory of one of her heroes, …
THURSDAY, MAY 7, 2015
Area roundup: Gonzaga women will host Naismith games
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team, which finished 26-8 and ranked No. 19, has agreed to be a host school in the 2015 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Challenge, the …