Stories tagged: high school football
Sun., Oct. 21, 2018
No local issue has earned as much confusion, even among the supposedly well informed, as the advisory vote on where to locate a new 5,000-seat stadium.
Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 11:13 p.m.
Roundup of Friday’s prep football action from across the region
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 7:03 p.m.
About the only thing that slowed Coeur d’Alene’s offense was Coeur d’Alene’s offense. But that didn’t derail the Vikings, who beat Gonzaga Prep at home 28-14.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 9:23 p.m.
As far as season openers go, things couldn’t have gone much worse for the Shadle Park Highlanders.
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018
Roundup of Friday’s prep football action from around the region
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 6 a.m.
The football establishment has mobilized and its message is clear: football is under siege. Except it’s not. But I know what should be. Football movies.
UPDATED: Wed., June 27, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
The issue of a new stadium in downtown Spokane is going down to the wire.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 12:15 a.m.
Brady Thompson engineered a 98-yard scoring drive, capped when he hit Josh Wilson on a 14-yard pass to give the visiting Coeur d’Alene Vikings a two-score advantage with 6:23 remaining. …
Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, noon
The high school football season is just now beginning its second week.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 4:11 p.m.
I still remember a memo my former boss sent around to the staff working the sports section of this newspaper.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 2:30 a.m.
Three suburban Philadelphia high school football players have pleaded guilty to menacing a freshman player with a broom handle on what the team called “No Gay Thursday.”
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 10:32 p.m.
In an early-season battle to assert dominance in the league, Tyler Hass scored a touchdown and two-point try in the third overtime and visiting Liberty held off Asotin 22-20 to …
Fri., June 10, 2016, 11:47 a.m.
An Idaho judge has approved delaying a preliminary hearing for a football player who prosecutors say sexually assaulted a teammate in an Idaho high school locker room.
Fri., Oct. 9, 2015, 8:45 a.m.
A Washington school district has revealed that a football player who died following a head injury had suffered a concussion before.
Wed., Sept. 30, 2015, 4:04 p.m.
Two straight weeks picking the same winners ends this week. And we could have had more differences. Not sure who didn’t have enough guts – yours truly or Sam Adams. …
Sun., Sept. 27, 2015
GOLF: Jordan Spieth already has the best year in golf. He’s one round away from having the richest year in golf history. Spieth battled through a tough, rainy Saturday at …
Sat., Oct. 11, 2014
Gonzaga Prep was a model of consistency, University couldn’t get out of its own way and the Bullpups’ 54-19 victory Friday night at U-Hi was the end result. Following a …
Fri., Jan. 10, 2014
Greater Spokane League principals voted unanimously Thursday to scrap their traditional football schedule and crown 4A and 3A champions. Beginning in the fall, the six 4A schools will play seven …
Sun., Sept. 29, 2013
Jacob Meusy held it together as the seconds ticked off the clock of a homecoming game that appeared won, but somehow slipped to defeat in the final minutes. He held …
Tue., Sept. 24, 2013
The lineup received a slight shuffle, but all the players remained the same. In the week-four edition of our NWPrepsNow Power Rankings, the same six football teams remain from week …
Tue., Sept. 17, 2013
Different week, same result. Once again, the Ferris Saxons lead our NWPrepsNow high school football Power Rankings after limiting prolific Shadle Park quarterback Brett Rypien to a meager 131 yards …
Sat., Sept. 14, 2013, 5:45 p.m.
A Davenport football player is expected to make a full recovery from a slight skull fracture after being taken by helicopter to a hospital on Friday.
Sun., Sept. 8, 2013
So what did we learn after the first week of Greater Spokane League football? A lot really. And not a lot, really, considering there are eight more weeks of league …
Sat., Aug. 24, 2013
There’s a palpable sense of excitement about the annual start of high school football practices. It draws on both the fresh promise of a new season and the release of …
Thu., Nov. 29, 2012
There are some who might suggest that the Lind-Ritzville/Sprague football team has arrived a year earlier than expected. After all, the Broncos start four juniors, two sophomores and even had …
Sun., Nov. 18, 2012
AUBURN, Wash. – The Mead High football team was seemingly overcome by two opponents Saturday in a State 4A quarterfinals matchup: Auburn and the weather. The host Trojans, a mirror …
Thu., Oct. 18, 2012, 11:36 a.m.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A judge ruled Thursday that cheerleaders at an East Texas high school can display banners emblazoned with Bible verses at football games, saying the school district’s …
Thu., Oct. 18, 2012, 12:08 a.m.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas judge is expected to rule Thursday whether a group of cheerleaders should be allowed to continue quoting biblical scripture on banners at high school …
Sun., Sept. 2, 2012
With just eight seniors, Ferris football coach Jim Sharkey has the youngest team he’s had in seven years. The Saxons’ youth appear to be quick learners.
Fri., Aug. 31, 2012
Like a certain uncle who piled up yards at Joe Albi Stadium a couple of decades ago for Shadle Park, another Rypien appears as if he might throw up some …