Stories tagged: University High School
Wed., May 10, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
University High fastpitch softball player Apodaca relishes facing unfamiliar pitchers in playoffs
A crafty lefthander from back in the days before the designated hitter once quipped that ““Good pitching will beat good hitting any time, and vice versa.” The University girls fastpitch …
Wed., April 26, 2017, 2:06 p.m.
University High’s new track coach Ernie Aguilar – a product of coaching legacy
It took a while to convince Ernie Aguilar that he wanted to be the head boys track coach at University High.
Wed., March 1, 2017, midnight
University High School 2016-17 first semester honor roll
University High School has announced its honor roll for the first semester of the 2016-17 school year.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 3:14 p.m.
University High gymnasts made it to postseason on hard work and are fine-tuning in bid for state tourney
For the next week, they will contemplate their toes in the University High School gymnastics practice room. The team has worked hard to achieve its goal of qualifying for the …
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, midnight
Former Titan a standout with Toreros
Now Bailey is a senior at the University of San Diego. The 6-foot-6 forward for the Toreros is having the kind of season many predicted for him way back when.
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016, 3:37 p.m.
U-Hi volleyball team feels curse of senior graduation
A first-team All Greater Spokane League selection as a sophomore, junior Rachael Schlect is a key member of the Titans’ new leadership.
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, midnight
U-Hi math teacher tops in state
University High School math teacher Scott Cooley receives presidential award.
Tue., Sept. 13, 2016, 3:35 p.m.
U-Hi students get a closeup look at consequences of distracted driving
AT&T on Tuesday brought its distracted driving simulator to University High School to show how dangerous it can be to use smart phone behind the wheel.
Tue., July 26, 2016, 11:41 a.m.
Sheriff’s helicopter catches teens on roof of University High School
Deputies used a helicopter and night-vision technology to catch two 17-year-old boys who were up to no good on the roof of Spokane Valley’s University High School.
Fri., June 24, 2016, 1:42 p.m.
Fire damages University High School bleachers
Three port-a-potties at the University High School baseball field were destroyed in a suspicious fire shortly after 9:30 p.m. Thursday.
Wed., June 1, 2016, midnight
U-Hi’s Carbon graduating cancer-free after experimental treatment
In the midst of four cancer relapses during his high school career, Mitch Carbon came face-to-face with the fact that doctors had done all they could do for him. His …
Mon., May 23, 2016, 10:33 p.m.
Matt Shea takes surprise positions at debate team fundraiser
Republican State Rep. Matt Shea made a shocking, impassioned call for free college tuition Monday evening.
Fri., April 22, 2016, 6:08 p.m.
Fired U-Hi teacher’s lawsuit reinstated
Fired teacher Michael Cronin’s lawsuit against the Central Valley School District has been reinstated by the Washington Court of Appeals, which also said that Cronin may be eligible for four …
Wed., April 13, 2016, midnight
U-Hi grad, Olympic champion trains WSU disciples
U-High grad Brad Walker, who holds the U.S. record for pole vault, is now coaching at WSU.
Wed., Dec. 23, 2015, midnight
After 4-4 season start, U-Hi girls coach reviews strengths, weaknesses
U-Hi coach looking forward to Christmas break, and trusting his players to keep in shape over the break.
Thu., Dec. 3, 2015, midnight
Scholarship auction to honor U-Hi student killed in crash
The family of friends of a 15-year-old University High School sophomore killed in October 2013 will hold a silent auction Sunday to benefit her scholarship fund.
Wed., Oct. 14, 2015, 10:13 p.m.
Teacher squares off against nonprofit leader in Spokane school board race
ELECTION PREVIEW: The race for Spokane School Board between a Spokane Valley high school teacher, Paul Schneider, and a nonprofit leader, Patricia Kienholz.
Thu., Aug. 6, 2015, midnight
Volleyball heats up in summer for some schools
Summers at University High School is one of those phrases people can take a number of ways. On the one hand, the summer season is a hub of activity in …
Thu., June 4, 2015, midnight
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Class of 2015 Expected to graduate are:
Thu., June 4, 2015, midnight
Near death, graduate pulls through
Kyra Pauley doesn’t remember much about spring break last year, only what to call the rare autoimmune disease that stole weeks of her life: acute necrotizing encephalitis. Pauley felt so …
Sun., May 24, 2015, midnight
University can’t solve Tides’ ace Henckel
TACOMA – Knowing they would face Gig Harbor ace left-handed pitcher Matthew Henckel in the first round of the State 4A tournament, the University High baseball team spent the past …
Thu., May 21, 2015, midnight
U-Hi hopes to peak at tournament time
Jon Schuh asked his University Titans fastpitch softball team a trick question this week. “This is my 16th year here at U-Hi,” he began. “Which of the teams we’ve had …
Thu., May 14, 2015, midnight
U-Hi equips ‘Mary Poppins’ cast for aerial acrobatics
University High School’s theater program is one of three drama departments statewide producing “Mary Poppins.” “We traditionally do at least one big show each year, and we try to go …
Fri., April 24, 2015, 5:37 p.m.
University High School student accused of writing bomb threats
An 18-year-old girl was arrested late Friday for writing bomb threats in University High School bathrooms three times in April, causing the school to be evacuated twice.
Wed., April 15, 2015, 12:33 p.m.
University High bomb threat linked to Moses Lake student
Investigators are seeking the cell phone records of a 16-year-old Columbia Basin Job Corps student who they believe may have made a bomb threat to University High School.
Fri., April 10, 2015, 4:28 p.m.
Investigators attempting to trace threatening email
Investigators are trying to determine who set up the email account used to send a bomb threat to University High School administrators on April 1.
UPDATED: Fri., April 3, 2015, 2:25 p.m.
Another threat forces evacuation of University High School
University High School was evacuated for the second time this week after a threat was received earlier today.
UPDATED: Wed., April 1, 2015, 10:33 a.m.
University High School students evacuated after bomb threat
University High School students are being evacuated to a nearby church after a bomb threat was called in Wednesday morning.
Thu., March 26, 2015, midnight
University High School fastpitch team looks to bright season ahead
Jon Schuh was a happy man when the first day of spring turnouts came around for his University High fastpitch softball team. The weather had cooperated: It was unseasonably warm …
Tue., Dec. 30, 2014, midnight
Former University High, WSU football player Chris Dyko dies in hit and run in Florida
Former Washington State offensive lineman Chris Dyko was killed Sunday in a hit-and-run accident in the Florida Keys. Domingo Veloso, an 88-year-old Sugarloaf Key man, was jailed Sunday after he …