Stories tagged: NEA
Tue., Feb. 14, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
District 7 1A basketball: Freeman, Newport move on to regionals
The Freeman Scotties weathered a flurry of shots from Medical Lake in the third quarter and came away with a 71-58 win in the District 7 1A championship game Tuesday …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 10:51 a.m.
Teachers union: More than 1 million emails sent to senators urging a vote against DeVos
The National Education Association, the nation’s largest labor union, says that more than 1 million people have used an online form during the past three weeks to email their Senators …
Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 7:19 p.m.
Academics fear Trump administration will chop science, arts, humanities funding
For music professor Greg Yasinitsky, one proposal by President Donald Trump’s administration has struck a sour chord.
Tue., Dec. 15, 2015, 10:36 p.m.
Coumont helps Freeman rally past Lakeside
Michael Coumont made five 3-pointers and scored 20 points as Freeman erased a seven-point halftime deficit and beat Lakeside 65-56 in a Northeast A League game Tuesday at Freeman.
Fri., Oct. 30, 2015, 10:44 p.m.
Colville outlasts Lakeside to win Northeast A League title
In an epic battle of two equally-matched teams, Colville made just enough plays Friday night and prevailed 41-28 over Lakeside to win the Northeast A League championship.
Fri., Oct. 9, 2015, 10:07 p.m.
Colville tops Freeman in double-overtime football game
The Freeman Scotties and Colville Indians both came into Friday night’s Northeast A League football showdown with the ability to put up a lot of points, if their past games …
Thu., Sept. 10, 2015, midnight
NWPN’s 2015 Cross Country preview
GSL boys In the North Central boys’ string of nine straight state championships, the Indians have had just two individual champions – Ben Johnston and Tanner Anderson twice. Senior Justin …
Thu., Sept. 3, 2015, midnight
Northeast A: Freeman picked to return to the top
All of the signs pointed to Freeman last year. The Scotties, basking in the glow from their 2013 State 1A title, opened last season on the national radar, ranked 25th …
Wed., April 29, 2015, midnight
Softball notes: Lakeside slugger Madilyn Naccarato bounces back quickly
Madilyn Naccarato’s final softball season at Lakeside (Nine Mile Falls) appeared to be over before it began. Naccarato severely injured her knee during volleyball practice in late October. Her doctors …
Sat., Feb. 7, 2015, midnight
Lakeside defeats Medical Lake in battle for first place in NEA
In a battle for the top of the Northeast A League, the Lakeside boys basketball team withstood a second-half comeback and cruised to a 74-59 win over Medical Lake on …
Fri., Jan. 16, 2015, midnight
Wrestling: Freeman rolls past Colville for 17th straight dual win
By the time returning Colville state placer T.J. Baun staunched the bleeding with his pin at 113 pounds midway through the showdown wrestling match between the state’s top-two ranked 1A …
Fri., Nov. 28, 2014, midnight
Basketball preview: Idaho boys
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Mon., Nov. 3, 2014, 5:03 p.m.
Lake City on top in final power rankings
It was doubtful any team was going to unseat Lake City in the final NWPrepsNow Power Rankings. Lake City had a first-round bye in the Idaho 5A state playoffs, and …
Sat., Nov. 1, 2014, midnight
Marcus Goldbach, Jack Paukert power Freeman past Deer Park, on to State
Deer Park just wouldn’t go away Friday night but the Freeman Scotties had just enough of a power running game to milk the clock and secure a State 1A tournament …
Mon., Oct. 27, 2014, 12:33 p.m.
Lake City solidifies spot as area’s best team
Lake City has to like the view from the top of the NWPrepsNow Power Rankings. The Timberwolves (7-1) were tabbed No. 1 with 59 points for the second straight week. …
Sun., Oct. 26, 2014, midnight
Plenty to play for as local teams enter final week
Suspense? Well, sort of. It’s not exactly cliffhanger week in Greater Spokane League football but final play will be entertaining.
Mon., Oct. 13, 2014, 11:36 a.m.
Coeur d’Alene, Lake City top NWPrepsNow power rankings
The NWPrepNow Power Rankings continue to have a similar feel, but the order was shook up after results from last Friday.
Sat., Oct. 11, 2014, midnight
Colville takes down defending 1A state champs Freeman
Colville high school football coach Randy Cornwell told his wife earlier this week that his Indians would beat top-ranked Freeman 28-14. “I missed it by one” touchdown, he told his …
Wed., Oct. 8, 2014, 11:27 a.m.
Pick 6: Sam picks up ground
OK, all’s fair in love and war. And in Pick 6. If I’m going to gloat in victory I must be gracious in defeat. So please some applause for my …
Mon., Oct. 6, 2014, 11:59 a.m.
Freeman remains atop NWPrepsNow.com power rankings
The Freeman football team continues to be the darling of the NWPrepsNow Power 6 rankings panel. The defending State 1A champion Scotties (5-0) were voted first for a second consecutive …
Thu., Oct. 2, 2014, midnight
Chewelah volleyball coach Shirley Baker committed to turning program around
Shirley Baker has a concise response if anyone asks why 1A Chewelah, which has struggled to hold its own on the court in recent years, has entered the high-powered Linda …
Mon., Sept. 29, 2014, 12:37 p.m.
Freeman grabs top spot in NWPrepsNow.com Power Rankings
The Freeman Scotties have ascended to the top of the NWPrepsNow Power Rankings. Freeman (4-0) replaces Coeur d’Alene (3-1), which fell 13-10 to Highland of Pocatello on Friday, atop the …
Sun., Sept. 14, 2014, midnight
Greg Lee: Greater Spokane League favorites show mettle as 4A league play set to kick off
So now what do you think about Greater Spokane League football teams after two weeks? We can rate some things for sure. There are teams elevating and teams struggling to …
Fri., Sept. 12, 2014, midnight
Lakeside warms up for NEA play with victory over Rogers
Lakeside coach Brian Dunn was at the south end of Joe Albi Stadium when he looked at the scoreboard and asked an assistant to take a picture. The 1A Eagles’ …
Sun., June 1, 2014, midnight
State 1A/2B/1B boys track: Medical Lake surges in 3,200 to capture 1A title
Jacob Dingfield took up distance running in the eighth grade, for the most pragmatic of reasons. “It was either that or football,” said the Medical Lake sophomore, “and I was …
Sat., May 31, 2014, midnight
Lakeside falls short against defending champs
RICHLAND – The way the game started, Lakeside softball coach Chuck Moffatt thought his team was destined to play in today’s semifinals. The Eagles jumped out to a 1-0 lead …
Fri., May 30, 2014, midnight
Track and Field: Taking on challenge pays off for Chewelah’s Kaitlin Krouse
Kaitlin Krouse has proven her parents wrong. They wanted her to play fastpitch softball in high school. After all, that was the sport she had grown up playing.
Wed., April 23, 2014, midnight
Softball notes: Amanda and Katie Schnick dance to different drummers
Amanda and Katie Schnick never developed into elegant dancers, but they still know how to swing. Both sisters start for Ferris’ young, improving softball team, which has already matched last …
Wed., Jan. 8, 2014, 12:11 p.m.
WIAA re-classification throws GSL out of balance
The 2A Great Northern League is shrinking by two schools and the 1A Northeast A will have a net gain of one with eight schools when the next 4-year classification …
Thu., Dec. 19, 2013, 5:01 p.m.
Freeman’s Goldbach, LRS’s Hartz players of year
Two area high school football players who were instrumental in leading their teams to state championships were named players of the year in their respective classifications in honors released by …