Stories tagged: track and field
Thu., May 26, 2016, 10:47 p.m.
College roundup: Brandon Bailey’s 17 strikeouts propel Gonzaga into next round of WCC baseball tournament winner’s bracket
Brandon Bailey struck out 17 batters in a complete-game effort, Jeffrey Bohling and Sam Brown drove in all five runs and the Gonzaga Bulldogs defeated the BYU Cougars 5-3 in …
Wed., May 25, 2016, 8:39 p.m.
Area roundup: Whitworth’s Corey Burt best in West
Wed., May 25, 2016, 11:47 a.m.
State track and field: For West Valley’s Zechariah Herford, sprinting runs in family
For West Valley senior Zechariah Herford, speed runs in his genes.
Wed., May 25, 2016, 10:42 a.m.
State track and field: Colfax senior Scout Cai poised to go for four state medals
Colfax senior Scout Cai wants to conclude her high school track and field career as a four-event state champion.
Wed., May 25, 2016, midnight
Christilaw: 400-meter runners take one for the team
Truth be told, I have always thought one of the most graceful things in the world of sports is a 300-meter hurdler running the curve. I like to position myself …
Tue., May 24, 2016, 11:48 a.m.
Prep track: Anderson an ironman when it comes to hurdles
During the preseason of his freshman year, Mead senior Bryan Anderson decided to give track and field a try for the first time.
Mon., May 23, 2016, 9:49 p.m.
College roundup: Zags lose finale, No. 3 seed in WCC tournament
The No. 3 seed awaits Gonzaga when the Bulldogs venture to Stockton, California, for the start of the West Coast Conference baseball tournament on Thursday after dropping their regular-season finale …
Sat., May 21, 2016, 11:31 p.m.
Washington prep track: GSL teams, athletes shine at regionals
When Zella Conley learns how to maneuver the 300-meter hurdles, watch out.
Sat., May 21, 2016, 6:03 p.m.
Locally: EWU celebrates 20th anniversary of state track championships
The 2016 edition of the WIAA 1B, 2B and 1A track and field championships at Eastern Washington University Thursday-Saturday will mark the 20th anniversary of the meet in Cheney.
Fri., May 20, 2016, 10:51 p.m.
Idaho prep track roundup: CdA’s Leonard sets school record in winning state shot put
Coeur d’Alene junior thrower Grady Leonard put up a big throw early in the season.
Fri., May 20, 2016, 10:41 p.m.
Prep track roundup: Winfrey, teammates race to relay victory for Rogers
So how did the Rogers High boys 400-meter relay, ranked 34th among 3A schools, win a regional championship Friday?
Wed., May 18, 2016, 1:55 p.m.
Briegan Bester left soccer to run - and run well
When Briegan Bester arrived at Central Valley High School, she was certain soccer would be the sport in which she would excel. Little did Bester know that her sporting career …
Wed., May 18, 2016, midnight
Steve Christilaw: Top track, field athletes poised to break records
If you sniff the air, you can smell it hanging on the breeze. It’s the smell of records ripe to be broken.
Mon., May 16, 2016, 11:03 p.m.
Tanner Kovacevich hits 60-foot eagle putt as CCS wins men’s golf title
Tanner Kovacevich made a 60-foot eagle putt on the first playoff hole to give Community Colleges of Spokane its third straight Northwest Athletic Conference men’s golf championship on Monday in …
Sun., May 15, 2016, 7:32 p.m.
Area roundup: GU sweeps Loyola Marymount, clinches conference baseball tournament berth
Patrick Chung’s two-run single in the 12th inning gave Gonzaga a 9-7 victory over Loyola Marymount on Sunday in Los Angeles and the Bulldogs clinched a berth in the West …
Sun., May 15, 2016, 4:14 p.m.
Russia has doping problem and is ‘sorry,’ says minister
Russia has a “problem” with doping and is “very sorry” that its cheating athletes were not caught sooner, the country’s sports minister said.
Sat., May 14, 2016, 12:06 a.m.
Prep track: Mead boys, CV girls dominate district; Mead hurdler Conley breaks longtime record
After the way she ran in her preliminary heat Thursday, Zella Conley figured she had a chance at breaking a three-decades old district record. The Mead sophomore was right as …
Fri., May 13, 2016, 7:01 p.m.
College track and field: Eastern Washington athletes win three titles at Big Sky Championships
Seniors Katie Mahoney and Kaytlyn Coleman, and freshman Larry Still picked up wins Friday for Eastern Washington as the Big Conference outdoor track and field championships opened in Greeley, Colorado.
Thu., May 12, 2016, 11:02 p.m.
Prep track: Mt. Spokane boys, girls off to good starts
It had to be the massage. Dillon Lionello of Mt. Spokane decided to get a massage the night before the District 8 3A track meet and it must have worked.
Tue., May 10, 2016, 8:34 p.m.
Pirates start slow at D-III golf tourney
The Whitworth Pirates found themselves in 22nd place Tuesday after the opening round of the NCAA Division III men’s golf tournament at Mendon Golf Course in Rochester, New York.
Sat., May 7, 2016, 10:03 p.m.
Area roundup: Gonzaga golfer Pagdanganan qualifies for NCAA tournament
Freshman Bianca Pagdanganan became the first Gonzaga golfer to clinch an NCAA tournament berth by tying for eighth place at the NCAA Bryan (Texas) Regional.
Wed., May 4, 2016, 3:40 p.m.
High school track and field honor roll
Track and field honor roll
Wed., May 4, 2016, 2:51 p.m.
Prep track notes: Justin Janke breaks school record
When the calendar turns to May, high school track and field athletes traditionally start lowering their times/marks. But as warm as the spring has been, a number of athletes have …
Wed., May 4, 2016, 2:39 p.m.
Ferris’ Kirk Unland ready to unleash some throws
He may be the little brother but there’s nothing little about Kirk Unland.
Sun., May 1, 2016, 9:27 p.m.
Area roundup: Idaho men repeat as Big Sky golf champions; UI women repeat as conference tennis champs
Idaho rallied from four strokes back of Sacramento State to win its second consecutive Big Sky Conference men’s golf championship, finishing at 22-under 842 at Boulder Creek GC in Boulder …
Sat., April 30, 2016, 10:05 p.m.
College roundup: BYU scores five runs in ninth to beat Gonzaga
BYU scored all its runs in the bottom of the ninth to stun Gonzaga 5-4 on Saturday in Provo, Utah.
Fri., April 29, 2016, 10:50 p.m.
Digest: Blazers advance 4-2 with 106-103 victory over the Clippers
Damian Lillard scored 28 points and the Portland Trail Blazers advanced to the Western Conference semifinals by holding off the resilient Los Angeles Clippers 106-103 on Friday night in Portland, …
Fri., April 29, 2016, 10:24 p.m.
Area roundup: Gonzaga evens series with BYU
Jeffrey Bohling went 3 for 5 with a home run, double and three runs batted in to power the Gonzaga Bulldogs to a 9-5 win over the BYU Cougars in …
Wed., April 27, 2016, 3:37 p.m.
High school track and field honor roll
Track and field honor roll
Sat., April 23, 2016, 10 p.m.
College roundup: Whitworth sweeps NWC track titles again
The Whitworth men’s and women’s track and field teams swept the team titles at the Northwest Conference championships Saturday at Lewis & Clark in Portland.