Stories tagged: locally
Sat., April 22, 2017, 6:21 p.m.
Locally: Former Ferris standout Eric Ansett piles up honors at Lipscomb
Eric Ansett is the ASUN Conference Men’s Golf Scholar-Athlete of the Year … and a two-time first-team all-academic selection … and a first-team all-conference golfer.
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017, 8:26 p.m.
Locally: Gonzaga basketball players earn recognition on court, in classroom
In the classroom as on the court, three Gonzaga University basketball players continue to be recognized.
Sat., March 25, 2017, 5:16 p.m.
Locally: Coeur d’Alene’s Caelyn Orlandi, Brittany Tackett help Lewis-Clark State basketball to second place
Caelyn Orlandi and Brittany Tackett, former Coeur d’Alene High School teammates who led Lewis-Clark State College to a second-place finish in the NAIA Division I Women’s National Basketball Championships, are …
Sat., March 18, 2017, 5:28 p.m.
Locally: Ferris High graduate Elyse Burandt leads College of Idaho skiers to title
UPDATED: Sat., March 11, 2017, 6:01 p.m.
Riley Lupfer, Madison Hovren, Caelyn Orlandi shine in college basketball
Three women who were high school basketball standouts in the area made headlines with their college teams last week.
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 4:18 p.m.
Warren Friedrichs retiring as a Whitworth coach for second time
Warren Friedrichs – basketball coach, golf coach, interim athletic director – is retiring for a second time as a head coach at Whitworth University. Friedrichs, who first arrived on the …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 7:59 p.m.
Locally: Gonzaga’s Nigel Goss-Williams, Idaho’s Mikayla Ferenz honored for academics
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 4:22 p.m.
Locally: Bowler Eddie Williams matches his state record with 898 three-game series
Eddie Williams has a “streak” going. It just took 10 years to materialize.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 28, 2017, 4:36 p.m.
Locally: Ferris High’s Ben Duchow wins fencing tournament in Oregon
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 4:05 p.m.
Locally: Four area cross country coaches honored by state association
Four coaches with area ties were honored Friday when the Washington State Cross Country Coaches Association gathered in Tacoma.
Sat., Dec. 10, 2016, 4:20 p.m.
Locally: Mead graduate Jonni Dorr named to NAIA All-American third team
Jonni Dorr, a Carroll College senior from Mead, leads a list of three players with area ties named to 2016 Tachikara-NAIA Volleyball All-America teams.
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 5:58 p.m.
Locally: Former Central Valley star Madison Hovren tops Patriot League
It may have taken Madison Hovren a season to crack the starting lineup with the U.S. Military Academy’s women’s basketball team, but now that she’s there, the former Central Valley …
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 6:12 p.m.
Locally: Justin Spurlock, Alex Hollenbeck win Junior Bowlers Tour doubles
Justin Spurlock and Alex Hollenbeck got hot at the right time and rode it to the championship of the Junior Bowlers Tour doubles tournament last Sunday at Lilac Lanes.
Sat., Oct. 29, 2016, 6:43 p.m.
Locally: KTigers collect 62 medals at Taekwondo tournament
Led by the showing of Brayden Cannon, Juliana LaVe’ and Julia Tickemyer, 21 members of KTigers Taekwondo of Coeur d’Alene brought home 62 medals for top-three finishes at the Washington …
Sat., Oct. 22, 2016, 4:32 p.m.
Locally: University of Idaho Athletic Hall of Fame inducts Class of 2016
Four athletes, a beloved athletic trainer, husband and wife boosters and a team were inducted into the University of Idaho Athletic Hall of Fame last weekend in Moscow.
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016, 6:57 p.m.
Local briefs: Moser, Beeler win top honors at Warrior banquet
Zoe Moser of Colton and Dylan Beeler of Clarkston claimed the individual awards at the 10th annual Warrior Athletic Association High School Awards banquet last week at Lewis-Clark State College …
Sat., Oct. 8, 2016, 5:55 p.m.
Locally: Joey Biel sets Monmouth kicking record with 15-point game
Joey Biel, a Monmouth College freshman from Northwest Christian, was named the Midwest Conference Special Teams Player of the Week in football after setting one school record and tying another …
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 5:18 p.m.
Sunday locally: Paige Montgomery, Jonni Dorr lead way for Carroll College
Paige Montgomery and Jonni Dorr, Carroll College seniors from Mead, swept Frontier Conference volleyball player of the week awards after leading the Saints to 3-0 sweeps of Montana State-Northern and …
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016, 8:48 p.m.
Locally: Former Mead standout Kristen Hansen joins WWU women’s golf staff
Kristen Hansen didn’t go far – from the locker room to the coaches’ office.
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 5:50 p.m.
Idaho, EWU sweep Big Sky weekly women’s soccer honors
Torell Stewart of Idaho and Chloe Williams of Eastern Washington swept the Big Sky Conference weekly women’s soccer honors after leading their schools to unbeaten weekends. Stewart, the Vandals’ senior …
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 7:23 p.m.
Locally: St. George’s grad hired as UW golf assistant
Chessey Thomas, after one year as an assistant women’s golf coach at the University of Idaho, has been hired to the same position at reigning NCAA Division I champion University …
Sat., Sept. 3, 2016, 6:14 p.m.
Locally: WSU rower Ieva Adomaviciute wins gold for Lithuania
Washington State senior rower Ieva Adomaviciute won gold for Lithuania last week in the women’s single sculls at the Under 23 World Roaching Championships in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
Sat., Aug. 20, 2016, 5:30 p.m.
Locally: WSU to host volleyball clinics this fall
The Washington State volleyball coaching staff and players will host a series of “Little Spikers” clinics this fall for girls and boys ages 5 through 10.
Sat., Aug. 13, 2016, 6:36 p.m.
Locally: 13 selected for induction into Spokane Metro Softball Hall of Fame
The board that oversees the Spokane Metro Softball Hall of Fame has selected 13 players for the class of 2016.
Sat., July 9, 2016, 7:12 p.m.
Locally: Vandals soccer coach Laura Jackson honored as one of top young coaches
Idaho Vandals women’s soccer coach
Sat., July 2, 2016, 6:34 p.m.
Locally: Ski coach George Bryant honored
The Spokane Nordic Ski Association announced this week that ski coach George Bryant has been named the Pacific Northwest Ski Association Nordic Coach of the Year.
Sat., June 11, 2016, 6:24 p.m.
Locally: Wiltjer chosen WCC Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Sat., June 4, 2016, 5:50 p.m.
Locally: Double state champions Elizabeth Bolich, Tommie Sue Swannack lead area rodeo competitors
Elizabeth Bolich of Mead and Tommie Sue Swannack of Sprague were double state champions to lead the showing by area competitors in the Washington junior high and high school rodeo …
Sat., May 28, 2016, 5:58 p.m.
Locally: USA all-star team includes Shelby Cheslek, Jazmine Perkins
Shelby Cheslek (Gonzaga) and Jazmine Perkins (Washington State), two former area collegiate standouts, are playing on the NetScouts USA Women’s All-Star basketball team that is competing against national teams in …
Sat., May 21, 2016, 6:03 p.m.
Locally: EWU celebrates 20th anniversary of state track championships
The 2016 edition of the WIAA 1B, 2B and 1A track and field championships at Eastern Washington University Thursday-Saturday will mark the 20th anniversary of the meet in Cheney.