Stories tagged: locally
UPDATED: Sat., May 19, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
Wally Heidenson, who is retiring after 37 seasons as tennis coach at Community Colleges of Spokane, was named the Northwest Athletic Conference Men’s and Women’s Coach of the Year for …
UPDATED: Sat., May 12, 2018, 5:19 p.m.
Local briefs: Mead grad Maddy Underwood honored by CSU Monterey Bay
Maddy Underwood of Mead was named the Cal State University Monterey Bay Female Athlete of the Year, recognizing her for a senior season in which she led the volleyball team …
Sat., May 5, 2018, 5:34 p.m.
Locally: New Washington State women’s basketball coach Kamie Ethridge announces first recruits
Borders have not restricted Washington State women’s basketball recruiting. It appears that practice will continue.
Sat., April 28, 2018, 5:20 p.m.
Locally: Gonzaga University to honor former player, coach Steve Hertz
Steve Hertz is “Mr. Baseball” at Gonzaga University. His name is woven throughout the school archives as a player and coach. A bronze bust of his likeness has greeted fans …
Sat., April 21, 2018, 5:50 p.m.
Locally: Academic hall of fame honors Spokane kicking standout Jason Hanson
Jason Hanson, a three-time Academic All-American during his four years at Washington State (1988-91), has been elected into the CoSIDA Academic All-America Hall of Fame.
Sat., April 14, 2018, 5:24 p.m.
Locally: Gonzaga’s Chandler Smith earns prestigious academic honor
Chandler Smith, who led Gonzaga in minutes played last season as a redshirt junior, has been named to the Women’s Basketball Scholar Athlete Team by the DI-AAA Athletics Directors Association.
UPDATED: Sat., April 7, 2018, 5:44 p.m.
Locally: Jakobe Ford off to great start at Everett Community College
The Everett Community College freshman Jakobe Ford, a Shadle Park alum, broke a 43-year-old school record and 14-year-old stadium and meet records by winning the high jump at 7 feet,
Sat., March 31, 2018, 4:33 p.m.
Locally: Basketball, volleyball, baseball honors bestowed among local athletes
Taylor Mims and Alexis Dirige of Washington State have been selected to the 12-player U.S. Women’s Collegiate National Volleyball Team-Europe Tour that will compete in the 14th annual European Global …
UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 11:15 p.m.
Locally: Three area players named to NAIA All-America teams
It was, indeed, an All-American season for
UPDATED: Sat., March 17, 2018, 11:43 p.m.
Locally: Sam Merriman, Sherriden May headline list of Idaho Hall of Fame inductees
Former University of Idaho football greats Sam Merriman and Sherriden May and two former Silver Valley high school stars from the 1950s and ’60s will be inducted into the Idaho …
UPDATED: Sat., March 10, 2018, 7:16 p.m.
Locally: Area athletes earn numerous achievement awards in basketball, track, wrestling
Brianna King of Spokane picked up at Montana Western this season right where she left off at Community Colleges of Spokane last season.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 4:22 p.m.
Locally: Washington State Senate honors former Eastern Washington athletic director Bill Chaves
Former Eastern Washington University athletic director Bill Chaves was honored Thursday by the Washington Senate in Olympia with an adopted resolution.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 9:47 p.m.
Locally: Lake City’s Vanessa Shippy shines at Oklahoma State
Lake City graduate Vanessa Shippy was imposing as she launched her senior softball season at Oklahoma State in the Kajikawa Classic in Tempe, Arizona, last weekend, batting 11 for 13, …
Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 4:20 p.m.
Locally: EWU’s Delaney Hodgins named CLASS finalist
Delaney Hodgins doesn’t stand out just on the court, but her well-known skills there along with her other attributes helped the Eastern Washington forward to be named one of 10 …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 6:57 p.m.
Locally: North Central grad Brianna King continues scoring barrage with Western Montana
For the second time in two weeks, and fourth time this season, Brianna King was named the Frontier Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
Locally: EWU track assistant Mike Mikos named to state hall of fame
Mike Mikos, a volunteer coach at Eastern Washington University since 2005 following a highly successful high school coaching career on the west side, was inducted into the Washington State Track …
Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 5:35 p.m.
Locally: Boise State’s Riley Lupfer earns two women’s basketball awards
For the second time in three weeks, Boise State sophomore
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 11:16 p.m.
Locally: Eastern Washington will honor Alvin Snow with spot in its hall of fame
Eastern Washington’s first NCAA Division I basketball All-American is going to take his rightful place in the school’s Athletics Hall of Fame.
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 4:49 p.m.
Locally: Washington State’s Morgan Weaver, Ella Dederick attend national soccer camp
Washington State sophomore Morgan Weaver and redshirt junior Ella Dederick are attending the U-23 Women’s National Soccer Team camp in Carson, California, that runs through Thursday.
Sat., Dec. 30, 2017, 4:29 p.m.
Locally: Spokane Junior Rifle Club’s Gold team qualifies for nationals
The Spokane Junior Rifle Club will be sending its Gold team to the U.S. Army Junior National Air Rifle Championships Feb. 1-3, 2018, in Fort Benning, Georgia, after the quintet …
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017, 6:15 p.m.
Locally: Three men, one team from area selected for Northwest Athletic Conference hall
Three men and one team with area ties have been selected for induction in the 2018 Class of the Northwest Athletic Conference Hall of Fame.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 5:21 p.m.
Locally: Larry Weir calls 1,000th game for EWU
Larry Weir will probably tell you he hasn’t seen it all or done it all. But he has broadcast 1,000 Eastern Washington University men’s basketball and football games since the …
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 6:40 p.m.
Locally: Tyson McGuffin takes title at USA Pickleball National Championships
Tyson McGuffin got on a roll in the USA Pickleball National Championships and rode the momentum to his first major title.
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 6:17 p.m.
Locally: Community Colleges of Spokane volleyball coach Jenni Hull picks up 400th win
Jenni Hull has reached a milestone at Community Colleges of Spokane.
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 5:47 p.m.
Locally: Spokane Yankees dominate field in Phoenix
From 0-6 two years ago to World Series champions.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 5:33 p.m.
Locally: Montana’s Taryn Miller named Big Sky women’s soccer top defensive player
They refer to Taryn Miller as the anchor.
Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 6:12 p.m.
Locally: Patriot League selects Madison Hovren as preseason player of year
Madison Hovren, a junior at Army West Point from Central Valley who averaged a double-double last season to lead the Patriot League in scoring (18.7) and rebounding (10.2), has been …
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Locally: Medals pile up for Coeur d’Alene’s KTigers Taekwondo
Seventeen members of KTigers Taekwondo from Coeur d’Alene brought home 14 gold medals, 11 silvers and 15 bronze for top-three finishes at the Washington State Governor’s Cup last weekend in …
Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 6:10 p.m.
Locally: Colton’s Josh Straughan signs with Winnipeg of Canadian Football League
Josh Straughan, who went from tiny Colton High School to have a standout college career, has signed with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 7, 2017, 5:10 p.m.
Locally: Cheney’s Rose Ruotsalainen wins titles at dressage championship
Rose Ruotsalainen of Cheney had a gold-plated weekend at the 2017 Western Dressage World Championship Show Sept. 28-Oct. 1 in Guthrie, Oklahoma.