Stories tagged: Laura Stockton
THURSDAY, OCT. 13, 2016, 11:07 P.M.
Gonzaga’s women could be deeper, better on defense
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team learned a lot about itself last year but didn’t quit there.
SATURDAY, FEB. 6, 2016, 9:05 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Ferenz provides spark in Vandals’ win
Idaho freshman Mikayla Ferenz came off the bench to score a season-high 25 points and Idaho pulled away in the second half and beat Northern Arizona 76-59 in a Big …
SATURDAY, FEB. 6, 2016, 5:59 P.M.
Young players made big strides in Gonzaga women’s win
As her three children were frolicking on the court Saturday afternoon, Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier warmed to the subject of growth spurts.
MONDAY, FEB. 1, 2016, 10:42 P.M.
Gonzaga Prep sweeps junior SWABs awards
Unbeaten Gonzaga Prep football and girls basketball teams and coaches swept the 2015 Inland Northwest Sportswriters and Broadcasters youth awards honors, winning the trophies in six categories.
SUNDAY, DEC. 6, 2015, 7:07 P.M.
Stocktons reunited in Gonzaga women’s 65-52 win over Montana State
Homecomings always should feel this cozy.
TUESDAY, JUNE 23, 2015, 11:31 A.M.
Gonzaga women land top guard, Jessie Loera
Jessie Loera of Moses Lake, regarded as one of the best guards in her class in the nation, has given Gonzaga an oral commitment.
TUESDAY, JUNE 2, 2015
Big second half earns Metro 20-point victory in Jack Blair Memorial girls basketball
They had one basketball but they could have used several for the talent-rich teams in the 22nd annual Jack Blair Memorial game. That’s not to mean the players were too …
MONDAY, JUNE 1, 2015
Metro roster loaded for Blair basketball game
The Greater Spokane League girls basketball players who will play in the Jack Blair Memorial Classic are arguably the best assembled group the game has seen. Consider: The two-time most …
THURSDAY, APRIL 23, 2015
Prep notebook: Madison Hovren powers Washington team
Madison Hovren is having quite the time on the girls basketball all-star game circuit. The Central Valley senior was named most valuable player as Washington hammered Oregon in the Northwest …
THURSDAY, APRIL 16, 2015
Metro team aims to turn tide against Region at Jack Blair game
Gonzaga Prep basketball standouts and good friends Otiona Gildon and Laura Stockton have played in a lot of games together in their four-year prep careers. They’ve been part of nearly …
SATURDAY, APRIL 4, 2015
Gonzaga Prep loses late lead, game
NEW YORK – For the first time this season – perhaps the first time in two years – the Gonzaga Prep girls basketball team didn’t finish. Possessing a five-point lead …
THURSDAY, APRIL 2, 2015
G-Prep girls embrace latest challenge
The core of the Gonzaga Prep girls basketball team has played in big games. Seniors Otiona Gildon, Oona Harrington, Lauren Weir and Laura Stockton have been to national club tournaments …
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1, 2015
Best in state: G-Prep’s Laura Stockton named girls basketball 4A player of the year
For the third time in three weeks, Gonzaga Prep basketball standout Laura Stockton has garnered a player-of-the-year honor. Stockton was named the overall player of the year and 4A POY …
THURSDAY, MARCH 26, 2015
Notes: Cheney Blackhawks in search of coaches
Cheney must hire boys and girls basketball coaches – again. The Blackhawks have gone through basketball coaches in recent years like a teen-ager through socks.
FRIDAY, MARCH 6, 2015
Otiona Gildon, Laura Stockton lead Gonzaga Prep girls to win over Bothel in tournament opener
TACOMA – As opening statements go, the Gonzaga Prep girls basketball team earned an A. Bullpups coach Mike Arte was satisfied, but not content.
THURSDAY, MARCH 5, 2015
State 4A girls: G-Prep’s Laura Stockton makes her point
Laura Stockton understands there’s celebrity attached to her last name. That doesn’t define who she is, though, as far as she’s concerned. When it comes to her development as the …
SUNDAY, MARCH 1, 2015
So whether the defending State 4A girls basketball champions were going to win Saturday wasn’t the question. It was the execution and efficiency that pleased Gonzaga Prep coach Mike Arte …
FRIDAY, FEB. 13, 2015
District 8 4A girls: G-Prep, Central Valley advance to title game
At game’s end, before heading to the locker room, Mead girls basketball coach Quantae Anderson stopped and asked how many turnovers his team committed. When Anderson was told it was …
THURSDAY, JAN. 15, 2015
Otiona Gildon works to leave her legacy at Gonzaga Prep
You could hear it in Kelly Graves’ voice. The former Gonzaga women’s basketball coach, in his first year in a major rebuilding project at Oregon, can’t wait for the arrival …
THURSDAY, DEC. 11, 2014
Greg Lee: Laura Stockton sends shoe flying, nearly takes out tasty delight
If you’ve been around prep sports as long as I have – 30 years and counting – you’re bound to see odd things once in a while. Until Tuesday, though, …
SATURDAY, DEC. 6, 2014
Prep stands tall
Laura Stockton gave up 6 inches to Katie McWilliams but was Friday night’s standout at Lewis and Clark. Stockton scored a game-high 23 points and helped hold the Oregon State-bound …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 3, 2014
Bullpups shake off slow start, cruise past Tigers
Mike Arte says his State 4A defending champion Gonzaga Prep girls basketball team has a long way to go before its final destination. If he’s talking about the Tacoma Dome, …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 8, 2014
G-Prep’s Laura Stockton gives oral commitment to play basketball at Gonzaga
The Stockton name will continue to have a tangible affiliation with Gonzaga University. Gonzaga Prep standout Laura Stockton will be the first female Stockton to play basketball for the Bulldogs. …
TUESDAY, OCT. 7, 2014, 6:31 P.M.
G-Prep star Laura Stockton gives oral commitment to play basketball at Gonzaga
The Stockton name will continue to have a tangible affiliation with Gonzaga University.
THURSDAY, MARCH 20, 2014
Amazing winter for area teams
Time to reflect on some of the highlights from the just-completed winter season. • We’re four weeks removed from the Washington state wrestling tournaments and I’m still in awe of …
SUNDAY, MARCH 9, 2014
Basketball gods smile on Stocktons
LAS VEGAS – David Stockton had one question and one question only after his SportsCenter moment, the layup that forestalled Zagpocalypse. “How many did Laura have?” he wondered.
SUNDAY, MARCH 2, 2014
Bullpups start fast, coast past Davis and onto Tacoma
Not their best but plenty good enough. The Gonzaga Prep girls basketball team won’t chalk its 61-46 win over Davis in the 4A Regionals Saturday afternoon as one of its …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 29, 2014
GSL girls: Bullpups cruise past Panthers
Don’t look now but it appears the Gonzaga Prep girls basketball team is poised to move into overdrive with the postseason in sight. The Greater Spokane League-leading Bullpups played their …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 4, 2013
Gonzaga Prep holds off Lewis and Clark
For 24 minutes the Gonzaga Prep girls basketball team looked like the team picked to capture the Greater Spokane League championship and more. It was the final quarter that showed …
MONDAY, DEC. 2, 2013
Favored G-Prep girls basketball team returns four starters
The Gonzaga Prep girls basketball team had its all-time best finish at the State 4A tournament last winter, placing fourth. Had it not been for a poor half in their …