Stories tagged: Rowing
Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 5:25 a.m.
In Brief: Poaching rings charged in Washington and Alaska
Three men are accused of trying to poison wolves and leading illegal sheep and bear hunts at the hunting lodge built by Fairbanks hunting guide and aviator Urban Rahoi.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 11:47 p.m.
Local briefs: Gonzaga grad Kara Soucek named to U.S. national team in rowing
Kara Soucek, a first-team All-American and two-time West Coast Conference Rower of the Year at Gonzaga, has been selected as an alternate for the U.S. National Team that will compete …
UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 10:06 p.m.
Area roundup: UW men sweep 3 of 4 rowing finals, win IRA title
A split second and about 2 feet abruptly ended Washington’s two-week quest to sweep the men’s and women’s collegiate rowing championships Sunday.
UPDATED: Sun., May 28, 2017, 9:32 p.m.
UW, WWU win women’s NCAA rowing titles; Huskies in softball WS
Washington and Western Washington won women’s NCAA rowing championships with the Huskies sweeping Sunday’s Division I grand finals.
Tue., May 23, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
Clarksville: Spokane’s Madison Kerr rowing for national college championship
Spokane’s Madison Kerr is part of the Western Washington University rowing team eyeing an 8th national championship
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 5:08 p.m.
Official ruling: no result on disputed Harvard-Yale regatta
A committee investigating a disputed Harvard-Yale regatta last year has determined that nobody won the race and responded by codifying the first official rules for the event. The regatta committee …
Sat., 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.
Mon., Aug. 1, 2016, 2:24 p.m.
Expert to Rio Olympic athletes: ‘Don’t put your head under water’
Just days ahead of the Olympic Games the waterways of Rio de Janeiro are as filthy as ever, contaminated with raw human sewage teeming with dangerous viruses and bacteria, according …
Sun., May 29, 2016, 7:34 p.m.
Area roundup: UW loses Pac-12 baseball showdown to Utah 21-7
Utah batted around and scored five runs in four different innings in beating Washington 21-7 on Sunday in a showdown in Salt Lake City that determined the Pac-12 regular-season title …
Sun., April 3, 2016, 9:49 p.m.
Area roundup: Gonzaga sweeps series from Pacific
Tyler Frost went 4 for 5, including a home run, and Gonzaga used a 15-hit attack to take a 10-5 victory and a series sweep over Pacific on Sunday in …
Sat., April 2, 2016, 10:58 p.m.
Area roundup: Roberts sparks Gonzaga to 11th-winning win at Pacific
Jake Roberts drove in Tyler Jones with the tiebreaking run in a three-run 11th inning that lifted Gonzaga to a 5-3 victory over Pacific in a West Coast Conference baseball …
Sun., Sept. 27, 2015
Gonzaga sweeps Saint Mary’s for 2-0 WCC volleyball start
Fresh off an impressive win over No. 23 Pacific on Thursday, the Gonzaga volleyball team continued its stellar play with a straight-set win over Saint Mary’s Saturday in Spokane. Scores …
Mon., June 1, 2015
WSU rowers 8th in nation
The Washington State women’s rowing team finished eighth at the NCAA Championships at Lake Natoma in California, matching the second-best finish in program history. It was also the best finish …
Thu., May 28, 2015, 7:28 a.m.
Grande Ronde River boasts spectacular scenery, easy whitewater
MINAM, Ore. – Most folks don’t know it, but a three-day trip down the Grande Ronde River would do them a world of good. Out there, far from cell phones …
Mon., May 18, 2015
Jorgensen wins 800 title
Washington State senior Jesse Jorgensen won the men’s 800 meters on Sunday, the final day of the Pac-12 track and field championships held at UCLA’s Drake Stadium in Los Angeles. …
Sun., May 17, 2015
Area roundup: GU rowers claim WCC championship
Gonzaga’s win in the varsity 8-plus race gave the Bulldogs’ women’s rowing team the West Coast Conference title on Lake Natoma Saturday in Gold River, California. San Diego won the …
Sun., May 3, 2015
In brief: Chris Paul’s basket ousts Spurs in Game 7 win
NBA: Chris Paul banked in a shot over Tim Duncan with a second left to lift the Los Angeles Clippers to a 111-109 victory over the defending NBA champion San …
Sun., Sept. 28, 2014
Former Courgar McCabe 10th at World Rowing Championships
Mollie McCabe, a former Washington State Cougar, competed at the 2014 World University Rowing Championships in Northern France, where her Canadian women’s four crew had a 10th-place finish. A native …
Tue., June 10, 2014
Area roundup: WSU’s Ian Hamilton named to 2014 Freshman All-America team
Washington State University closer Ian Hamilton was named a 2014 Freshman All-American by the National College Baseball Writers’ Association on Monday. The NCBWA placed Hamilton on its second team. Last …
Mon., June 2, 2014
WSU finishes 14 in NCAA rowing championships
The Washington State women’s rowing team placed 14th out of 22 teams as the NCAA championships concluded on Sunday at Indianapolis’ Eagle Creek Park The Cougars’ second varsity eight placed …
Sat., May 31, 2014
Shadow seeking first home victory
Unbeaten on the road in their last three games, the Spokane Shadow (2-2-1) return home tonight to play WestSound FC (1-3-1) in an Evergreen Premier League soccer match at Spokane …
Mon., May 19, 2014
Gonzaga wins to qualify for WCC baseball tournament
Gonzaga defeated 23rd-ranked Pepperdine 13-10 in Spokane on the final day of the regular season to qualify for the West Coast Conference baseball tourney. Sunday’s victory gave the Bulldogs (25-27, …
Sun., May 4, 2014
McGrath, Cougars beat No. 24 USC in 10th
Washington State’s Patrick McGrath hit an RBI single with two outs in the bottom of the 10th inning Saturday and the Cougars beat No. 24 USC 4-3 in a Pac-12 …
Sun., May 4, 2014
Huskies split with Britain
Competing against a program that collected more Olympic medals (nine) than any other country at the 2012 Games in London, Washington’s varsity boats earned a split Saturday in the 28th …
Mon., April 28, 2014
Huskies sweep doubleheader from Cougs
Washington beat Washington State 2-1 and 2-0 Sunday to take the final two games of a three-game Pac-12 baseball series in Seattle. The No. 7-ranked Huskies (29-10-1, 16-5 Pac-12) scored …
Mon., April 21, 2014
EWU sixth after first day of Big Sky golf
Taylor Crandall shot a 74 to lead Eastern Washington on the first day of the three-day women’s Big Sky Golf Championship at Ocotillo Golf Resort in Chandler, Ariz. The Eagles …
Mon., April 7, 2014
Cougars complete sweep of Golden Bears
Michael Monda’s two-out infield single in the bottom of the 10th inning scored Patrick McGrath to give Washington State a 6-5 Pac-12 baseball victory over Cal on Sunday in Pullman …
Mon., April 7, 2014
Oxford wins on River Thames
Oxford won its fifth Boat Race in seven years on the River Thames in London on Sunday after an early clash of blades damaged university rival Cambridge’s hopes of victory. …
Sun., April 6, 2014
Cougars top Cal for fifth straight win
Tanner Chleborad pitched effectively into the eighth inning Saturday and Washington State stymied California for the second straight day, beating the Golden Bears 3-1 in the second game of a …
Sun., March 16, 2014
Ferris graduate Duchow qualifies for NCAA fencing
Since he started fencing, Paul Duchow has thought of competing in the NCAA championships. Mission accomplished.