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Tuesday, January 15, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Skyview tops Lewiston in Sheridan Classic final

Skyview took the top prize from Lewiston during the first all-Idaho final at the Linda Sheridan Volleyball Classic. Don’t be surprised if both teams are hoisting state championship trophies in …


Wildcats, Highlanders square off

Week 5 in Greater Spokane League football will be similar to the first four weeks. That means there’s at least one potentially entertaining game. As it turns out there are …


Mead sweeps Mt. Spokane in volleyball rivalry

They’re calling it The New Age at Mead, but it comes with many of the old successes. “We’re ready to grow and we are going to be so much better,” …


No. 2 Huskies hand Cougars first defeat

PULLMAN – The atmosphere was ripe for an upset. The opponent was not.


Gonzaga men, women take second place

The Gonzaga men’s and women’s cross country teams both finished second to Lipscomb at the Runners Soul Erik Anderson Invitational Saturday at Plantes Ferry Park in Spokane. Gonzaga senior Robert …


Stenson opens Tour Championship with 64

Golf: Henrik Stenson looked like he couldn’t miss Thursday in the Tour Championship in Atlanta. Tiger Woods, on the other hand, didn’t make a thing.


Castain scores twice for Cougars

Micaela Castain scored twice in the second straight match as Washington State’s women’s soccer team played to a 2-2 draw with Oklahoma State in a nonconference match Sunday in Stillwater, …


New Mead coach has big shoes to fill

Elaina Renius doesn’t agonize over the question of how she intends to continue what’s been called the “Mead Mystique.” Renius and her players welcome the challenge.


Prep Preview Volleyball

Outlook Greater Spokane League: Mead placed runner-up at last year’s State 4A tournament. Mt. Spokane qualified for its sixth consecutive State 3A tournament. … The league welcomes five new coaches: …


New CV volleyball coach has winning ways

Long distances are nothing new to Amanda Bailey. The first-year Central Valley volleyball coach traveled far to coach the Lady Bears, having coached teams in Mississippi and on the Florida …


Idaho prep volleyball: Lewiston obvious favorite for state title

There was a time when Lewiston volleyball was the laughingstock of the Inland Empire League, if not the state. Lewiston gained credibility last year, capturing the Idaho State 5A championship …


Staying in the game

The fire inside Kayla Mainer still burns, and she plans to keep stoking the flame for as long as her body lets her. Mainer, one of the finest outside hitters …


Verrazano closes fast, wins Haskell

Horse racing: Verrazano took command at the three-quarter mile mark and blew away the rest of the field to win the $1 million William Hill Haskell Invitational by a race-record …


CV getting into ready position

Both Central Valley School District high schools hired new volleyball coaches Monday, with both schools turning to teachers from outside the Pacific Northwest to head successful programs with a host …


Weis calls it quits for U-Hi

Mark Weis admits it. He’s hurting. Weis stepped down this summer as girls volleyball coach at University high school after accepting an administrative position with the Central Valley School District.


Hall of Fame coach Sheridan dies

Outside of Linda Sheridan’s old office at Shadle Park was a poem fragment that summed up her feelings about life: “What lies before you and what lies behind you isn’t …


Serving up visitors

Trivia question: What event generates the most hotel night stays in Spokane? If you guessed Hoopfest or Bloomsday, guess again.


Colville misses chance at State 2A volleyball title

The dream of a repeat ended in a five-set loss for the Colville volleyball team Saturday afternoon at Lakewood, Wash. In a toe-to-toe battle with the No. 1-ranked Tumwater Thunderbirds, …


Freeman High Scotties square off against league’s top teams

There will be more than a few broken hearts before the day is over today at Freeman High School, where the Scotties play host to the Class 1A Bi-District volleyball …


U-Hi volleyball team barred from regional

The University volleyball team will not be participating in the final day of the 3A Regional tournament today, the WIAA board ruled Thursday. The WIAA ruled that U-Hi played all …


GSL volleyball picture becomes cloudy

There’s still more volleyball to be played before there’s even more volleyball played. The Gonzaga Prep Bullpups and Ferris Saxons have the Mt. Spokane Wildcats and University Titans to thank …


CV volleyball team aiming for state berth

Central Valley makes volleyball look so easy. Before and after each play the smiles are broad and the laughs easy, and in between the Lady Bears can turn bump-set-kill into …


U-Hi opens GSL volleyball play with win

Brooklyn Tacke’s sixth block of the match ended a back-and-forth fifth game as University won at home against Shadle Park on the opening night of Greater Spokane League volleyball play …


Kiraly selected to coach U.S. women’s team

Karch Kiraly, one of the most decorated volleyball players of all time, has been chosen as head coach of the United States women’s national volleyball team in preparation for the …


Eastern volleyball coach abruptly resigns

Four matches into the season, Eastern Washington University volleyball coach Miles Kydd has resigned, the school announced Tuesday afternoon. “Coach Kydd tendered his resignation this morning, and it was accepted,” …


Pac-12 volleyball coaches pick WSU 11th

Washington State was tabbed for 11th place in the Pac-12 Conference preseason volleyball poll of coaches, the conference announced Thursday. The Cougars received 22 points to finish only ahead of …


Spike & Dig tournament enjoys larger venue for 21st year

Athletes of all skill levels flocked to northwest Spokane on Saturday to inaugurate a new venue for one of the largest coed six-on-six volleyball tournaments in the world. Spike & …


From cancer to Olympics, twice, for U.S. beach volleyball star Jake Gibb

LONDON – First the drug tester told American beach volleyball player Jake Gibb that he was suspended. Then he said to call a doctor.


Olympics look ahead: Humble Swin Cash eyes another gold medal

LONDON – Next up for Swin Cash and the U.S. Olympic women’s team in their quest for another gold medal is a matchup with Angola. The Americans are looking for …


Beach volleyball brings its beat to Olympics

LONDON – The Benny Hill theme plays over the loudspeaker at Horse Guards Parade, the crowd cheers and the raking crew scurries out to smooth over the footprints in the …