Stories tagged: Washington state
Sat., Aug. 6, 2016, 5:47 p.m.
Locally: Pat O’Donnell wins amateur division at tournament in Oregon
Pat O’Donnell of Prairie Falls Golf Course recently won the amateur division of the Wildhorse Senior Oregon Open in Pendleton.
Fri., Aug. 5, 2016, 11:30 p.m.
Mike Leach says recent fight unlikely to result in WSU football dismissals
Washington State coach Mike Leach said on Friday that is unlikely a recent fight that reportedly involved football players will result in anybody being kicked off the team.
Thu., Aug. 4, 2016, 3:12 p.m.
Trump to visit Washington, Oregon, within next month
Campaign officials said that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will be traveling to the Pacific Northwest within the next month for rallies and fundraisers.
Sat., July 30, 2016, 11:28 p.m.
Washington State Cougars football depth analysis
Washington State Cougars football depth analysis heading into fall camp
Sat., July 30, 2016
Sam Reed: Trade and immigration bashing hurts state
Washington state has built one of the top trade hubs in the world with 75 public deep-water ports, 139 airports, more than 7,000 miles of highways and 3,600 miles of …
Thu., July 28, 2016, 4:45 p.m.
Washington fines Volkswagen $176 million over emissions
Washington state regulators have fined Volkswagen $176 million, saying the automaker put people’s health at risk by releasing harmful air pollutants in its emissions-cheating scandal.
Wed., July 27, 2016
Locally: Papermill Printing teams excel at Washington State Senior Games
Several local athletes recently earned gold medals while competing in the Washington State Senior Games held in Olympia.
Sun., July 17, 2016, 11:58 p.m.
Derek Bayley wins Rosauers Open going away
Washington State’s Derek Bayley already held an eight-stroke lead on Sunday when he stepped up to MeadowWood Golf Course’s daunting 607-yard 16th hole.
Tue., June 28, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
Area coaches had special connection with Pat Summitt
Pat Summitt’s historic career not only made Tennessee women’s basketball a household name, her influence marched out of Knoxville and destroyed any notion that a woman or a mother couldn’t …
Sat., June 25, 2016, 8:06 p.m.
Study: Washington is one of the worst states for drivers
A new study ranks Washington as one of the worst states for drivers. Sixty-seven percent of roads are considered “poor or mediocre.”
Sat., June 11, 2016, 11:03 p.m.
MLB Notes: Local players taken in MLB Draft
Several players from local colleges were selected on day three of the MLB Draft in Seaucas, New Jersey on Saturday.
Sat., June 11, 2016, 6:45 p.m.
Distance runner Dominique Scott leads Arkansas to NCAA women’s outdoor title
Senior Dominique Scott won the 5,000 meters and led Arkansas to its first women’s outdoor team title Saturday in the NCAA track and field championships.
Fri., June 10, 2016, 9:11 p.m.
Jarrion Lawson wins three events and Florida wins NCAA team title
Jarrion Lawson of Arkansas won the 100 and 200 meters and long jump at the NCAA outdoor track and field championships, becoming the first athlete to win all three events …
Thu., June 2, 2016, 5:10 p.m.
College baseball: Three Cougars honored on Pac-12 team
Washington State second baseman Trek Stemp was named to the All-Pac-12 Conference baseball team and two teammates received honorable mention nods, the conference announced Thursday.
Mon., May 30, 2016, 9 p.m.
Pac-12 tabs WSU’s Henry Rono Men’s Track & Field Athlete of the Century
Washington State distance phenom Henry Rono has been selected the Pac-12 Men’s Track & Field Athlete of the Century as announced Monday night, May 30, during the Pac-12 Networks’ “Pac-12 …
Sat., May 28, 2016, 8:28 p.m.
College baseball: Saint Mary’s defeats Gonzaga for WCC Championship
Jackson Thoreson’s three-run homer to right-center highlighted a six-run second inning Saturday as Saint Mary’s won the West Coast Conference Baseball Championship with a 13-4 win over Gonzaga in Stockton, …
Sat., May 28, 2016, 6:58 p.m.
College track and field: Whitworth’s Andrew Bloom wins national title in men’s javelin
Whitworth’s Andrew Bloom won the men’s javelin title as the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships completed their three-day run in Waverly, Iowa.
Sat., May 28, 2016, 6:28 p.m.
Women’s rowing: WSU, Gonzaga send Varsity 8 boats to C Final at nationals
Gonzaga and Washington State’s women’s Varsity 8 boats won their C/D semifinals on Saturday to advance to Sunday’s C Final at the NCAA Championships on Lake Natoma.
Sat., May 28, 2016, 5:58 p.m.
Locally: USA all-star team includes Shelby Cheslek, Jazmine Perkins
Shelby Cheslek (Gonzaga) and Jazmine Perkins (Washington State), two former area collegiate standouts, are playing on the NetScouts USA Women’s All-Star basketball team that is competing against national teams in …
Fri., May 27, 2016, 8:10 p.m.
Women’s rowing: Gonzaga’s three boats at nationals move to C-D semifinals
Gonzaga’s three boats advanced to the C-D semifinals after Friday’s first day of the NCAA Championships on Lake Natoma in Gold River, California.
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 …
Thu., May 26, 2016, 7:31 p.m.
Freeman faces nemesis Hoquiam in State 1A baseball semifinals
The Freeman Scotties (21-3), who have come close the last two years to winning their first state baseball title, have another shot at the feat when they play Friday at …
Sat., May 21, 2016, 10:23 p.m.
College baseball: San Diego stops Gonzaga from taking WCC title outright
Bryson Brigman drove in three runs Saturday as San Diego (27-29, 13-14) kept visiting Gonzaga from winning the West Coast Conference baseball title outright with a 10-4 victory.
Fri., May 20, 2016, 11:31 p.m.
College baseball: Gonzaga clinches at least tie for WCC title
Eli Morgan pitched a complete-game shutout and Justin Jacobs drove in three runs Friday as Gonzaga clinched at least a share of the West Coast Conference title with an 8-0 …
Wed., May 18, 2016, 11:13 a.m.
Washington state jobless rate holds steady at 5.8 percent
OLYMPIA – Washington added more than 11,000 new jobs from March to April, but the state’s unemployment rate continues to hover at 5.8 percent
Tue., May 17, 2016, 9:15 p.m.
Area roundup: GU’s Walsh, Idaho’s Sutton stay in hunt
Area roundup: Gonzaga senior Sean Walsh and Idaho sophomore Daniel Sutton remained in the hunt at their respective men’s regional golf tourneys on Tuesday.
Sat., May 14, 2016, 10:35 p.m.
College baseball: Washington State wins second straight at Washington
Ian Hamilton pitched six solid innings and J.J. Hancock capped a five-run third inning with a two-run single Saturday as Washington State clinched a series win with a 7-2 win …
Sat., May 14, 2016, 9:23 p.m.
College track and field: Washington’s Katie Knight wins women’s 10,000 at Pac-12 Championships
Washington junior Katie Knight (North Central High) won her first Pac-12 Conference Championships title Saturday when she cruised to a 20-second victory in the women’s 10,000 meters at Husky Track …
Fri., May 13, 2016, 10:31 p.m.
College baseball: Gonzaga moves into tie for first in West Coast Conference
Brandon Bailey pitched a complete-game seven-hitter, striking out 10 and walking none, as Gonzaga moved into a tie for first place in West Coast Conference baseball with a 4-1 victory …
Thu., May 12, 2016, 10:42 p.m.
Huskies crush Cardinal in Pac-12 softball
Taylor Van Zee drove in three runs with a pair of hits and Morganne Flores and Tannon Snow each hit a home run to power the Washington Huskies (34-13, 14-8 …