Stories tagged: junior hockey
TUESDAY, JUNE 9, 2015
Area roundup: Eastern hires Chris Victor as assistant men’s basketball coach
Chris Victor, a head men’s basketball coach the last five seasons for Citrus College in Glendora, California, accepted a position as assistant coach at Eastern Washington University, the school announced …
THURSDAY, MARCH 12, 2015
WHL notes: Spokane Chiefs wait another day to clinch
Ten teams have clinched postseason berths as the Western Hockey League’s regular season winds down to its final 1 1/2 weeks, but the Spokane Chiefs must wait to become the …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11, 2015
Spokane Chiefs move closer to postseason berth
VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Riley Whittingham and Dominic Zwerger scored less than 3 minutes apart in the first period Tuesday to launch the Spokane Chiefs toward a 4-3 victory over …
SUNDAY, MARCH 8, 2015
Kelowna’s big second period stops Chiefs
KELOWNA, B.C. – Playing the Kelowna Rockets is never an easy task; especially when it’s on the road and on the second night of a back-to-back. The Chiefs (31-29-3-1, 66 …
FRIDAY, FEB. 27, 2015, 10:17 P.M.
Chiefs win on strength of Hughson shutout
Spokane’s Garret Hughson stopped 28 shots to earn his first shutout of the season in the Chiefs’ 4-0 Western Hockey League win over the Tri-City Americans on Friday night.
FRIDAY, FEB. 27, 2015
Area roundup: Gonzaga, Purdue split doubleheader
Mitchell Gunsolus and Tyler Frost each had four hits, Justin Jacobs hit a three-run home run and Gonzaga (5-5) bounced back from a 5-3 opening-game loss to Purdue (4-5) by …
SUNDAY, FEB. 22, 2015
Gonzaga bats lead sweep of UC Davis
The Gonzaga bats came alive Saturday and the Bulldogs baseball team turned it into a doubleheader-sweep of UC Davis in Davis, California. GU pounded out 18 hits in the opener …
SUNDAY, FEB. 15, 2015
Abby Regan of WSU sets school indoor mile record at Husky Classic
Washington State senior Abby Regan set a school record in the mile Saturday at the Husky Classic indoor track and field meet in Seattle. Regan crossed in 4 minutes, 43.91 …
FRIDAY, JAN. 30, 2015
Area roundup: Mead, U-Hi advance to 4A gymnastics regional
Jenna Schlosser made sure she and her Mead teammates had a repeat shot to make the State 4A gymnastics championships. Schlosser won the uneven bars, vault and floor exercise, claiming …
SUNDAY, JAN. 18, 2015
Cougars take multievent titles at Nampa meet
Washington State’s Dino Dodig and Kristine Felix won individual titles Saturday at the Ed Jacoby Invitational and Multis indoor track and field meet in Nampa, Idaho. Dodig claimed the men’s …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 31, 2014, 9:49 P.M.
Chiefs rout Ams for 7th straight win
The Spokane Chiefs enter 2015 with a seven-game winning streak, the best in the Western Hockey League.
SATURDAY, NOV. 22, 2014
Chiefs hold off Thunderbirds 2-1
Kailer Yamamoto scored two goals, and Spokane continued its success on the road, holding off Seattle in a Western Hockey League game at Kent, Washington, Friday night. Yamamoto, a Spokane …
SUNDAY, NOV. 16, 2014
Whitworth women take third at West regional
The Whitworth women’s cross country team, led by Amanda Blankenship’s 20th-place finish, took third place at the NCAA Division III West Region Championships Saturday at Bush’s Pasture Park in Salem, …
SATURDAY, NOV. 15, 2014, 11:43 P.M.
Chiefs fall flat in turnaround game
In the Western Hockey League, nights spent in cramped buses after games far away from home are the norm.
SUNDAY, NOV. 2, 2014
Rebels clamp down on Chiefs
For the 10th time in 14 games, the Spokane Chiefs found themselves in a one-goal game. But despite putting 39 shots on net, the Chiefs could only manage to get …
MONDAY, OCT. 27, 2014
EWU women’s soccer team qualifies for conference tournament
Kiana Hafferty scored in the 21st minute to give Eastern Washington a 1-0 soccer victory over host North Dakota on Sunday in Grand Forks and qualify for the Big Sky …
SUNDAY, OCT. 26, 2014
Area roundup: Whitworth volleyball extends streak to six
The Whitworth volleyball team ran its winning streak to six matches with a sweep of Pacific in a Northwest Conference match Saturday in Forest Grove, Oregon. Brenna Bruil had 10 …
SATURDAY, OCT. 25, 2014
Johnson lifts Cougars past Buffaloes
Kaitlyn Johnson’s 50th minute goal broke a 1-all tie and gave No. 24 Washington State a 2-1 win over Colorado (10-6, 3-4) in a Pac-12 women’s soccer match Friday in …
MONDAY, OCT. 20, 2014
Cougars defeat Ducks in double OT
Mariah Powers’ first goal for the Washington State Cougars couldn’t have come at a better time. Powers, a junior, scored in the second overtime – at the 106:40 mark – …
SATURDAY, OCT. 18, 2014
Pirates sweep Lutes, now tied for first
Brenna Bruil and Cassandra Mendoza had 11 kills apiece and the Whitworth volleyball team moved into a tie atop the Northwest Conference standings with a sweep of Pacific Lutheran Friday …
TUESDAY, OCT. 14, 2014
Chiefs aquire forward Devon McAndrews from Tri-City Americans
The Spokane Chiefs acquired 19-year-old forward Devon McAndrews from the Tri-City Americans in exchange for a conditional pick in the 2015 WHL Bantam Draft, it was announced on Monday. McAndrews, …
SUNDAY, OCT. 12, 2014
Area roundup: Washington State still winless in Pac-12
The Washington State volleyball team dropped to 0-6 in the Pac-12 Conference with a four-set loss to Oregon State on Saturday at Gill Coliseum in Corvallis, Oregon. Scores were 24-26, …
MONDAY, OCT. 6, 2014
Stanford sends WSU socccer to first loss
Chioma Ubogagu’s goal in the 84th minute gave third-ranked Stanford a 1-0 Pac-12 women’s soccer victory on Sunday over visiting Washington State, the Cougars’ first loss of the season to …
MONDAY, SEPT. 29, 2014
Eastern equals record in win
The Eastern Washington women’s soccer team tied the program record for goals in a match in a 5-1 win over Weber State in Cheney on Sunday. Cassie Black scored twice …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 26, 2014, 8:34 P.M.
Chiefs face Ams in home opener
Chiefs fans will officially welcome the team’s eight rookies to Spokane during Saturday night’s home opener. One of the rookies, Kailer Yamamoto, won’t require an introduction to the city.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 20, 2014, 10:51 P.M.
Chiefs win WHL season opener
Mitch Lipon and Tyson Helgesen scored their first goals as Chiefs to highlight a 4-2 win over the Tri-City Americans as the 2014-15 Western Hockey League season began.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 19, 2014, 9:42 P.M.
Old news: Chiefs open at Tri-City
As recent tradition dictates, the Spokane Chiefs will open the WHL season against Tri-City at 7 tonight (Saturday) at the Toyota Center in Kennewick.
MONDAY, SEPT. 15, 2014, 10:55 P.M.
Chiefs face loaded U.S. Division once again
The U.S. Division of the Western Hockey League should be a minefield for the 2014-15 season, which the Spokane Chiefs will kick off Saturday in Kennewick against the division-rival Tri-City …
MONDAY, SEPT. 15, 2014
Bremer’s goal gives WSU women’s soccer team win over Idaho
Beau Bremer scored a goal off a rebound of a blocked shot and Washington State defeated Idaho 1-0 in a nonconference women’s soccer match on Sunday at Moscow, Idaho. Bremer …
THURSDAY, MAY 1, 2014
Holmberg finishes runner-up for two WHL awards
Former Spokane Chiefs star Mitch Holmberg finished runner-up in two categories Wednesday as the Western Hockey League presented honors during its annual awards luncheon in Calgary, Alberta. Sam Reinhart of …