Stories tagged: Jim Winger
Wed., June 28, 2017, 9:14 p.m.
Greg Lee: Idaho needs three-man basketball officiating crews
At times, basketball fans have called them the “Three Stooges” or “Three Blind Mice” – those being near the top of a list of derogatory terms.
Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Jake Pfennigs leads Post Falls boys in romp over Lake City
The avalanche that hit the visiting Lake City boys basketball team was a combination of Jake Pfennigs and nine of his best friends.
Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 2 a.m.
CdA standout Joey Naccarato has made himself a Division I basketball player
It was the day after Thanksgiving and Coeur d’Alene standout Joey Naccarato was looking for an extra workout opportunity.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 14, 2017
Lake City boys, girls sweep Coeur d’Alene in Fight for Fish
Back in his early days as a head coach, Jim Winger was known to have a fiery halftime speech or two.
Tue., Aug. 25, 2015
HS teams also have to scramble
With smoky air socking in the Inland Northwest, fall sports teams throughout the area canceled outdoor practices Monday and have braced for more cancelations. Greater Spokane League administrators last week …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 24, 2015, 2:48 p.m.
Air quality hampering area high school athletics
With smoky air socking in the Inland Northwest, fall sports teams throughout the area canceled outdoor practices Monday and have braced for more cancelations.
Sun., Jan. 25, 2015
Give and Take: Jim Winger Q+A
Lake City athletic director and boys basketball coach Jim Winger wouldn’t want to do anything else than what he’s doing. On the brink of becoming half a century old, Winger …
Thu., March 6, 2014
Game a family affair at LC
If being courtside at a state basketball tournament seems second nature to Lake City senior JJ Winger, it has been. His father, Jim Winger, has been taking teams to state …
Thu., Feb. 27, 2014
High school basketball games are decided by which team has the most points – not by how a team looks getting to the final margin. In that regard, the visiting …
Wed., Feb. 5, 2014
Lake City takes a tumble with loss to Post Falls
The Lake City boys basketball team was out to clinch the top seed for the postseason and no worse than a share of the 5A Inland Empire League championship on …
Wed., Dec. 4, 2013
Lake City wants to erase State woes
As predicted a year ago, the Lake City boys basketball team captured the 5A Inland Empire League championship and the Region I title. And when the Timberwolves advanced to state, …
Tue., Feb. 26, 2013
T-Wolves prepared with state in mind
With a talented core back, Lake City boys basketball coach Jim Winger wanted to challenge his team as much as possible this season. It started with the schedule.
Wed., Feb. 20, 2013
Guice propels LC to victory
Relatively quiet the last couple of games, Lake City’s 6-foot-6 junior post Kyle Guice reminded people Tuesday why he’s the best player in North Idaho and one of the best …
Sat., Jan. 28, 2012
LC pulls in upset against Vikings
It would be hypercritical to say that because neither Lake City nor Coeur d’Alene reached 40 points Friday that the boys basketball game was short of entertaining. That would be …
Thu., Dec. 1, 2011
IEL Preview Boys Basketball
Tough as they come If you listen to Post Falls coach Mike McLean or Coeur d’Alene coach Kent Leiss, the 5A state champ should come from the IEL. Every other …
Thu., Dec. 2, 2010
IEL Preview Basketball
Outlook Two straight state titles and three straight years that a 5A IEL team has played for a state championship.