Stories tagged: locally
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.
Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
Locally: Victoria Fallgren qualifies for U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship
Victoria Fallgren is on a roll.
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 5:06 p.m.
Locally: Lewis and Clark High graduate Michaela Kay transfers to title-winning Oklahoma City University
Michaela Kay, a basketball standout at Lewis and Clark who set a Portland State school record in her first collegiate game, is leaving the Vikings and transferring to the reigning …
Sat., July 1, 2017, 6:03 p.m.
Locally: Eastern Washington Athletics Hall of Fame will honor Tiera Como-Irby
Another first for Tiera Como-Irby.
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 …