Arrow-right Camera


Everything tagged

Sort by:

Stories tagged: nwprepsnow

UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 10:28 p.m.

Idaho football: Kale Edwards leads Coeur d’Alene comeback over Rigby in opener

Kale Edwards connected with Colbey Nosworthy on an 8-yard touchdown pass with 57.9 seconds left and visiting Coeur d’Alene beat Rigby 29-26 after trailing by 19 in the third quarter.

Air quality wrecking practice schedules

It’s tough enough getting ready for high school football season, but harder still when coaches are prohibited from putting their teams on the field outdoors for practice. The poor air …

Longtime assistant coach Laws ready to take over at CV

Mike Laws has been at Central Valley going back some five decades – long enough to see lapels widen and narrow, sideburns move up and down like the slide on …

Ryan Bragdon says he’s prepared for job as head coach of CV girls basketball program

The reminders are everywhere. And even if they weren’t, there will be people there to remind him anyway. Ryan Bragdon is coming home with a big job to do.

UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 9:23 p.m.

Youth sports notebook: Spokane Stealth-Tibbits leads showing at softball tournament

Spokane Stealth-Tibbits placed second in 16U B to lead the showing of four Spokane-area teams in the National Softball Association (NSA) girls fastpitch Northwest World Series last weekend in Tacoma.

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 6:40 p.m.

Mt. Spokane Wild win American Legion State AA baseball tournament

Mitchel Matson pitched six innings and the Mt. Spokane Wild overcame a late 3-1 deficit Thursday to defeat the Kennewick Phantoms 4-3 at Shadle Park’s Jackson Field to win the …

Mt. Spokane Wild advance to title game at American Legion AA baseball tournament

The Mt. Spokane Wild advanced to the championship game of the American Legion State AA baseball tournament Wednesday by holding off the Yakima Valley Peppers 4-3 at Gonzaga Prep.

University, Mt. Spokane stay alive at American Legion AA baseball tournament

Kyle Douglas drove in two runs Tuesday to help the University Titans to an 8-6 win over the Burlington Sox in American Legion State AA baseball championship play at Shadle …

What I did this summer: Local athletes gear up for school year with clubs, camps, tournaments

Students in all grades are often prompted by teachers at the start of the school year to provide an essay on what they did over the summer. For potential college-bound …

UPDATED: Fri., July 27, 2018, 6:14 p.m.

Youth sports notebook: Two Coeur d’Alene Little League baseball teams win state titles

Coeur d’Alene teams won Idaho State Little League baseball championships in 11- and 12-year-old divisions last weekend in Eagle, Idaho.

UPDATED: Wed., July 25, 2018, 6:33 p.m.

Dave Nichols: Eastern Washington underrepresented on WIAA football playoff seeding committees

On Wednesday, the WIAA announced its football playoff seeding committee members and if you have a child playing football in Eastern Washington or the Tri-Cities area, you aren’t being well …

UPDATED: Fri., July 20, 2018, 6:09 p.m.

Jim Meehan: Central Valley’s Brayden Miles can’t wait to reach first tee at Pebble Beach

Brayden Miles completed the 48-page application with five separate essays and aced the interview with First Tee of the Inland Northwest’s board of directors.

Lake City’s Vanessa Shippy added to Syracuse softball coaching staff

Lake City’s Vanessa Shippy added to Syracuse softball coaching staff

East Valley faced with breaking in new football, boys basketball coaches

At the end of his first year as athletics director at East Valley, Alec Vermaire faced two big challenges: replace the school’s football coach and boys basketball coach.

UPDATED: Thu., June 28, 2018, 5:52 p.m.

Prep notebook: East-West 4A/3A all-star football game at Gonzaga Prep

The 2018 East-West 4A/3A all-star football game is Friday at 6 p.m. at Gonzaga Prep.

Prep notebook: North Central, Shadle Park make coaching hires

North Central names three new coaches while Shadle Park fills boys basketball vacancy.

Steve Christilaw: What in the name of Tommy John is going on?

There are moments that make you just plain feel old.

Jim Meehan: Team format makes sense for state golf tournaments

I’ve seen quite a bit in three decades as a sportswriter, but prep golf has supplied some of the more surreal moments.

UPDATED: Thu., June 14, 2018, 10:37 p.m.

Team Washington falls short of Greco-Roman national championship

A Team Washington wrestling squad loaded with Spokane talent fell just short of a Greco-Roman national championship Thursday.

UPDATED: Thu., June 14, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

Prep notebook: Ferris hires former Gonzaga star Sam Brown as baseball coach

With the close of the school year, several area schools announced coaching changes. Ferris was the busiest, adding four new coaches, including former Gonzaga star Sam Brown as baseball coach.

Steve Christilaw: In the real world, losses can be permanent

In the world of sports, we like to track losses. Oh, we like to talk about winning, but the only context we have for framing a discussion about wins is …

UPDATED: Wed., June 13, 2018, 10:24 p.m.

‘ESPYs of Spokane’ feature best high school athletes area has to offer

The fifth annual Spokane Youth Sports Awards, sponsored by the Spokane Sports Commission, were held at the historic Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox on Wednesday.

UPDATED: Wed., June 13, 2018, 9:21 p.m.

USA’s top teenage wrestlers compete for national duals title in Spokane

Teams from more than 20 states made the trek to the Spokane Convention Center this week to compete in the Cadet National Duals, a four-day team tournament governed by USA …

UPDATED: Tue., June 12, 2018, 6:45 p.m.

Central Valley tabs alum Ryan Bragdon as girls basketball coach

Central Valley names former Northwest Nazarene University women’s basketball coach Ryan Bragdon, a CV grad, as girls head coach.

UPDATED: Thu., June 7, 2018, 3:43 p.m.

Prep notebook: Bryce Erickson out at Lake City football

Bryce Erickson resigned as coach of Lake City football earlier this week.

Steve Christilaw: Year at Freeman defines resiliency of human spirit

I was told early on that the phoenix, the bird, was a character of mythology and later a character from the Harry Potter novels. … But six decades and counting …

Gonzaga Prep’s Anton Watson misses final cut at U18 Team USA tryout camp

Gonzaga Prep’s Anton Watson was not among the 12 names revealed on Tuesday to represent the United States at this summer’s FIBA Americas U18 Championship for Men.

UPDATED: Mon., June 4, 2018, 8:26 p.m.

WIAA makes several changes to high school playoff seeding system

The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) executive board voted on several changes to take place for next season’s high school sports seasons.

Gonzaga Prep’s Anton Watson makes first cut at USA men’s U18 National Team tryouts

Gonzaga Prep junior Anton Watson was among 18 finalists to make the initial cut at the USA Men’s Under-18 National Team tryout camp.

UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018, 6:39 p.m.

National track event comes to rural North Idaho

“If you build it, they will come.” Nearly 30 years ago, Kevin Costner heard a voice in his head telling him to build a baseball field in his Iowa cornfield.