Stories tagged: locally
SATURDAY, 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: SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2017, 7:59 P.M.
Locally: Gonzaga’s Nigel Goss-Williams, Idaho’s Mikayla Ferenz honored for academics
SATURDAY, 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: SATURDAY, JAN. 28, 2017, 4:36 P.M.
Locally: Ferris High’s Ben Duchow wins fencing tournament in Oregon
SATURDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, 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
SATURDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 2016, 6:24 P.M.
Locally: Wiltjer chosen WCC Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year
SATURDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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 …
SATURDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, MAY 7, 2016, 6:47 P.M.
Locally: Former Spokane Chief Ray Whitney named to WHL’s list of top 50 players
Ray Whitney is No. 1 in Spokane. Now the former Chiefs standout is officially one of the top 50 players all-time in the Western Hockey League.
SATURDAY, APRIL 30, 2016, 6:59 P.M.
Locally: Soliday takes on A.D. role at Vanguard
Rhett Soliday, a former Reardan High School basketball standout and successful college coach, has been elevated to the position of athletic director at Vanguard University in Costa Mesa, California.
SATURDAY, APRIL 23, 2016, 5:53 P.M.
Locally: Gonzaga basketball players Kyle Wiltjer, Shelby Cheslek honored for academics
Seniors Kyle Wiltjer and Shelby Cheslek have given Gonzaga University distinct recognition.
SATURDAY, APRIL 16, 2016, 5:18 P.M.
Locally: 1976-77 EWU men’s basketball team to be enshrined
The original Screamin’ Eagles are going to be enshrined.
SATURDAY, MARCH 26, 2016, 6:14 P.M.
Locally: Central Valley sophomore Sarah Nicholls qualifies for U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials
Sarah Nicholls, a sophomore at Central Valley, became the fourth area athlete to qualify for the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials when she won the 100-meter breaststroke at the Western Speedo …