Stories tagged: mt. spokane
UPDATED: Sun., March 4, 2018, 1:09 p.m.
Warming trends: Climate change to shorten Mt. Spokane’s season
Today’s young skiers could see significant changes in snowpack at Mt. Spokane Ski and Snowboard Park by the time they reach middle age. And by the end of this century, …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 10 p.m.
From Langlauf: I’m not preternaturally good at cross-country skiing
Like many a mediocre high school athlete, I’ve long wondered if there was a sport out there for which I was perfectly suited.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 9:21 p.m.
Mead voters agree to pay for new middle school, football stadium
Voters sided with school officials trying to keep up with growth in north Spokane and agreed gave the Mead School District another $114 million for a new middle school, elementary …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 7:13 p.m.
Skiers can take advantage of December deals at area resorts
With a little advance planning, skiers and snowboarders can save on lift ticket prices at Inland Northwest resorts. The five area resorts are offering December deals on multiple-day packs of …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Wet, warm, windy weather plays havoc on Inland Northwest ski areas
The triple threat of warm, rainy and windy weather the Pineapple Express has brought to the Inland Northwest this week may play havoc with your plans to hit the slopes, …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 10:08 p.m.
Mt. Spokane Ski Swap lets winter sports fans gear up on a budget
Money from the ski swap funds the Mt. Spokane Ski Patrol, whose efforts have helped keep skiers and boarders safe on the mountain for decades.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 10:29 p.m.
Brady Hill accounts for 4 TDs and Mt. Spokane handles Lewis and Clark
Brady Hill went 11 of 19 for 199 yards with two touchdown passes and the Mt. Spokane (4-1) topped Lewis and Clark (1-4) 38-17 in nonleague game
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 11:19 p.m.
Late fumble return for touchdown helps Gonzaga Prep hold off Mt. Spokane
Mt. Spokane was in the red zone, threatening to cut into Gonzaga Prep’s one-touchdown lead.
Wed., Sept. 13, 2017, 5:36 p.m.
Greg Lee: Greater Spokane League football will be nothing short of entertaining
What have we learned after two weeks of high school football for Greater Spokane League teams?
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 4:03 p.m.
Miahna Waters has rewritten Mt. Spokane’s volleyball records
Miahna Waters laughs now when she recalls her introduction to volleyball. The Mt. Spokane senior was in the fourth grade. “I hated it,” Waters said. She didn’t play the following …
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4 a.m.
2017 GSL 3A preview: Mt. Spokane, Shadle Park have lofty ambitions
Ever since the 3A classification came into existence, Mt. Spokane has been at the top or near the top in Greater Spokane League football. Expect more of the same this …
Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, noon
Area high school football teams prep for openers
The high school football season is just now beginning its second week.
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 7:25 p.m.
GSL Media Day: Sans blocking sled, Greg Lee takes tour of GSL football teams
The air in the SWX sports studio was chock full of optimism Monday. Powered by NWPrepsNow, The Spokesman-Review and SWX sponsored the first Greater Spokane League Football Media Day – …
UPDATED: Wed., July 5, 2017, 4:25 p.m.
Oregon State first round pick Drew Rasmussen fails to sign with Tampa Bay Rays
Oregon State and Mt. Spokane right-hander Drew Rasmussen, drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays with the 31st overall pick in the 2017 MLB first-year player draft, failed to come to …
UPDATED: Thu., July 6, 2017, 5:56 p.m.
Greg Lee: An early peek at Greater Spokane League football
The first Thursday in July got me to thinking. It’s not too early to talk high school football, right?
UPDATED: Tue., June 27, 2017, 7:46 p.m.
Youth notebook: CdA’s Grady Leonard named Gatorade track and field athlete of year for Idaho
Coeur d’Alene thrower Grady Leonard had a record-breaking spring that garnered him national attention. Leonard has been named the Gatorade Boys Track and Field Athlete of the Year for Idaho. …
UPDATED: Mon., June 5, 2017, 8:46 p.m.
Spokane Youth Sports Awards: Glitz, glamor and honors for top athletes and their teams
The Oakesdale volleyball team arrived in a stretch Excursion limousine Monday evening for the fourth annual Spokane Youth Sports Awards. No matter how the team made the trek to Spokane, …
UPDATED: Thu., June 1, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
Post Falls standout Melody Kempton leads Region past Metro in Jack Blair Memorial
Melody Kempton is more than a year away from continuing her basketball playing career at Gonzaga University.
UPDATED: Sun., May 28, 2017, 4:38 p.m.
State 3A track: Mt. Spokane boys capture first state title in any sport in school history
The Mt. Spokane boys track and field team now has a special place in school history. The Wildcats are the first boys team to win a state championship. And they …
UPDATED: Sat., May 27, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
Prep state softball roundup: Mt. Spokane loses heartbreaker in 3A semifinal
Mt. Spokane’s dramatic weekend took a turn toward heartbreak late in the final act of a tense semifinal game Saturday at the State 3A fastpitch softball tournament in Lacey.
UPDATED: Fri., May 26, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
State 3A track: Mt. Spokane’s Dillon Lionello and Olivia Prewitt and Shadle Park’s Jakobe Ford take state titles
TACOMA – Mt. Spokane senior Dillon Lionello didn’t win the State 3A shot put championship by an inch Friday, but it probably felt like he did.
UPDATED: Thu., May 25, 2017, 10:35 p.m.
State track: Mt. Spokane boys out fast behind Cade Neumann, Hayden Dressel
Cade Neumann wanted one more jump Thursday. Not that it would have made a difference in the outcome of the State 3A pole vault. The Mt. Spokane junior had it …
Thu., May 25, 2017, 8:25 p.m.
Mt. Spokane faces the unknown at State 3A softball tournament
The Mt. Spokane Wildcats aren’t sure what to expect this weekend when they head to the Washington State 3A tournament this week.
Wed., May 24, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
Mead’s Joseph Heitman aims to medal in four events at state track meet
Mead track and field coach John Mires has had some nice compliments paid to his program over the years.
Mon., May 22, 2017, 10:11 p.m.
All in the family for G-Prep boys at state golf tournament
Gonzaga Prep is sending two sets of brothers to the 4A state golf tournament at Liberty Lake.
UPDATED: Tue., May 23, 2017, 8:27 a.m.
Mt. Spokane softball downs Ballard 7-0 in championship, moves to state
Kyla Stern launched a three-run home run over the left-field fence, and the Wildcats blanked Ballard 7-0 in the District 2/8 championship game on Monday at Mt. Spokane.
Sat., May 20, 2017, 9:16 p.m.
Postseason track: Lewis and Clark girls, Ferris boys win 4A Regional titles
The Lewis and Clark girls track and field team spent the first week of the season shoveling snow off four lanes of its track. Coach Dan Hilsendeger called it conditioning. …
UPDATED: Fri., May 12, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
Prep track: Mt. Spokane’s Hayden Dressel rounding into postseason form
Hayden Dressel is a known product in Washington prep running circles.
Wed., May 3, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
Prep golf: Gonzaga Prep’s Nate Plaster, Mt. Spokane’s Megan Billeter earn Greater Spokane League honors
Gonzaga Prep secured the Greater Spokane League boys’ golf title Wednesday and the future certainly looks bright for the Bullpups.
UPDATED: Fri., April 28, 2017, 10:35 p.m.
Prep baseball notes: Mt. Spokane clinches Greater Spokane League, feels no pressure chasing undefeated season
With one game remaining before district play, Mt. Spokane has a chance to complete a rarity: an undefeated season.