Stories tagged: Sunday Locals
UPDATED: Sat., April 6, 2019, 8:54 p.m.
McGuffin, the top-ranked pickleball player in the world, captured the gold medal in men’s open singles and teamed with his Selkirk Sports coach, Morgan Evans, to take silver in men’s …
UPDATED: Sat., March 30, 2019, 6:58 p.m.
Match Burnham, a 6-foot-8 forward and the Frontier Conference Player of the Year, was honorable mention a season ago. He led the Fighting Saints into the Division I tournament championship …
UPDATED: Sat., March 23, 2019, 8:17 p.m.
Brendan Haight saved his best for last, collecting his first Junior Bowlers Tour victory in the final tournament of the season last Sunday at Cheney Bowl.
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019, 7:06 p.m.
Locally: Former Washington State, Seattle Mariners standout John Olerud to be inducted into Pac-12 Conference Hall of Honor
John Olerud, a baseball star who was one of the finest student-athletes in any sport in Washington State history, will be inducted into the Pac-12 Conference Hall of Honor with …
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 7:22 p.m.
Josh Fleming was rewarded for his 280-mile round trip from Omak last weekend to compete in the Spokane Junior Bowlers Tour stop at Lilac Lanes.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 8:31 p.m.
Locally: Spokane bowlers shine at Washington State High School Varsity Bowling Championship tournament
It went to the last ball in the 10th frame before Valley No. 1, comprised of students from West Valley and University, secured the Eastern Division I team title by …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 6:48 p.m.
Locally: Former Gonzaga baseball standout Jason Bay to be inducted into Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame
On Thursday, July 2, 2009, during the second of his two years with the Red Sox, Jason Bay became a U.S. citizen during a ceremony at Faneuil Hall in Boston.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 10:07 p.m.
Locally: Washington Chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame will induct Pat Girtz, Wayne Terry
On Sept. 5, 1986, Pat Girtz was hit by a drunk driver and sustained life-altering injuries. Thirty-seven years ago, Wayne Terry made a decision that would impact his life, too, …
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 4:48 p.m.
Barrie Steele was the head athletic trainer at the University of Idaho for a third of a century. Last week he wrapped his last ankle, hung up his scissors, and …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 9:37 p.m.
The sophomore from Pullman became the first Cougar in the history of a program that began in 1976-77 to be named Pac-12 Women’s Swimmer of the Week after she posted …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 7:31 p.m.
Two Greater Spokane League graduates, Jade Redmon (Mead) and Brianna King (North Central), recently celebrated 1,000-point milestones in their collegiate basketball careers.
Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 5:13 p.m.
Maury Ray, under whose guidance Community Colleges of Spokane reached the pinnacle of athletic success in the Northwest, will receive the ultimate tribute from the school when it attaches his …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
Seven college basketball players with area connections accumulated 11 player of the week awards last week, three of them also gaining national acclaim besides conference honors, for their performances the …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
Montana Western’s Brianna King, Montana State Billings’s Taryn Shelley and Everett’s Markieth Brown Jr. all pick up weekly awards
Sat., Dec. 22, 2018, 6:37 p.m.
Locally: Whitworth’s Tyler Adamson named Offensive MVP Honorable Mention at National Bowl All-Star Game
Whitworth’s 6-foot-5, 285-pound lineman was named Offensive MVP Honorable Mention for his performance in a 2018 National Bowl All-Star Game Dec. 9 in Daytona Beach, Florida, in which his National …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 11:09 p.m.
Locally: Rowan Henry wins national title at USA Track and Field Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships
Rowan Henry won the boys 8-and-under 2K race in a field of 242, clocking 7 minutes, 56.7 seconds through snow, slush, ice and mud to finish 22 seconds ahead of …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 11:45 p.m.
Locally: Whitworth’s Jessica Schmautz makes American Volleyball Coaches Association All-American team
Jessica Schmautz of Whitworth, the Northwest Conference Player of the Year, has been named honorable mention on the American Volleyball Coaches Association 2018 Division III Volleyball All-American team.
Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
The Santa Clara redshirt junior from Post Falls, the West Coast Conference Player of the Year, was named an NCAA Division I women’s soccer All-American by the United Soccer Coaches.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 24, 2018, 9:19 p.m.
Four area runners, led by John Dressel and Nick Hauger, earned NCAA All-America honors as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association, for their performances …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
Reid Hatley’s domination of mid-amateur golf in the Pacific Northwest continues to gain him acclaim.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
Jessica Schmautz’s big senior season at Whitworth has earned her a couple of major awards.
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 6:09 p.m.
Locally: North Central math teacher Ashlee Munsey wins 2018 Strongman Corporation Nationals championship
Ashlee Munsey has her first national championship and with it an elusive pro card.
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 5:31 p.m.
Locally: Washington State’s Borislava Hristova, Idaho’s Mikayla Ferenz named to preseason watch lists
Washington State redshirt junior forward Borislava Hristova from Bulgaria is one of 20 players named to the 2019 Cheryl Miller Watch list by the Basketball Hall of Fame and the …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 7:13 p.m.
Reid Hatley and Victoria Fallgren are repeat winners and Eric Ansett was honored for the first time when the Washington State Golf Association announced its 2018 Players of the Year.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
They have 51 years of volleyball officiating experience between them and have been on the court together multiple times through the years. But Wednesday night will produce a first for …
Sat., Oct. 6, 2018, 3:33 p.m.
Daniel Roy ended his junior career as the top-ranked 18-and-under swimmer in the world in the men’s 200-meter breaststroke.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 4:25 p.m.
Locally: Central Valley grad Taryn Miller one of 30 candidates for women’s soccer Senior CLASS Award
Taryn Miller, a Montana senior from Central Valley and the 2017 Big Sky Conference Defensive MVP, is one of 30 national candidates for the NCAA women’s soccer 2018 Senior CLASS …
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 3:33 p.m.
Members of the University of Idaho women’s swimming and diving team raised more than $11,000 for cancer research through participation in Swim Across America last weekend in Seattle.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 7:34 p.m.
Daniel Roy, a freshman at Stanford, is one of six named in the men’s 200-meter breaststroke. He’s also one of five Cardinal swimmers, the most of any university, and one …
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 3:23 p.m.
The 6-foot guard, who completed a four-year career at Montana State last season, has signed to play professionally for the Glanmire Ladies Basketball Club in Cork, Ireland.