Stories tagged: Washington state
SUNDAY, MAY 1, 2016
Kim Wyman: Easy to be heard on presidential primary
I am concerned that new voters, especially our millennials, will walk away from “the system” rather than begin a lifetime of voting and civic engagement.
TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 2016, 9:19 P.M.
Women’s golf: Sophie Hausmann’s record round leads Idaho into first place at Big Sky tourney
Idaho’s Sophie Hausmann shot the lowest round in Big Sky Conference Championship history, a 7-under-par 65, to help put the Vandals in the lead after the second round at Boulder …
THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 2016, 10:47 P.M.
College baseball: Oregon State slugs Washington State to open Pac-12 series in Pullman
Jack Anderson’s three-run double highlighted a four-run first inning Thursday as Oregon State opened a three-run Pac-12 baseball series against Washington State with a 12-3 victory at Bailey-Brayton Field.
THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 2016, 10:39 P.M.
College track and field: Whitworth’s Katie McKay breaks school record in women’s 400 meters
Senior Katie McKay broke her school record in the 400-meter dash and Whitworth’s men and women earned team victories Thursday at the Whitworth Twilight track and field meet.
THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 2016, 6:33 P.M.
Seattle Storm make Breanna Stewart top pick in WNBA draft
Breanna Stewart, Moriah Jefferson and Morgan Tuck had historic careers at UConn. The trio made more history Thursday night in the WNBA as the top three picks in the draft.
FRIDAY, APRIL 1, 2016, 10:27 P.M.
College track and field: WSU distance runners set several top times
College track and field
FRIDAY, MARCH 25, 2016, 10:39 A.M.
A Sanders win in Washington would send a message to Democratic Party, Seattle progressives say
As Washington prepares for its Democratic caucuses on Saturday, Seattle’s activists are seizing an opportunity to send a message to a national party they believe has grown too cozy with …
SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2016, 9:09 P.M.
College baseball: UCLA sweeps Washington State to open Pac-12 Conference play
Griffin Canning scattered six hits over eight innings Saturday to lead UCLA (10-7) to a 5-2 win over Washington State in the first game of a Pac-12 Conference season-opening sweep …
SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2016, 7:32 P.M.
College track and field: WSU’s Thane Pierson, Lateah Holmes win high jump at USC Invite
Washington State senior high jumpers Thane Pierson and Lateah Holmes topped the field Saturday during the USC Trojan Invitational at Loker Stadium-Cromwell Field.
SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2016, 4:48 P.M.
Column: Stakes are different, but funding athletics still an issue at WSU
For the second year in a row, there’s a deficit exceeding $13 million in the Washington State University Athletic Department.
FRIDAY, MARCH 18, 2016, 1:30 P.M.
Lawyers say renovated jail no place for mentally ill
Lawyers representing mentally ill defendants waiting extended periods of time for competency services are asking a federal judge for a restraining order to stop the state of Washington from sending …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16, 2016, 2:55 P.M.
NC standout Justin Janke headed to WSU
The best long-distance runner in Washington has decided to stay close to home.
THURSDAY, MARCH 10, 2016, 9:08 P.M.
College baseball: Northeastern uses fourth-inning homer, triple play to hold off Cougars for 5-3 win
Josh Treff hit a tiebreaking home run in the fourth inning and Northeastern turned a rare triple play in the bottom half of the frame Thursday to escape a bases-loaded …
SATURDAY, MARCH 5, 2016, 10:20 P.M.
College baseball: Utah Valley trips up Washington State in 11 innings
FRIDAY, MARCH 4, 2016, 9:48 P.M.
College Baseball: Gonzaga knocks off No. 7 TCU 4-3; WSU wins
Starting pitcher Brandon Bailey was strong for seven innings and Gonzaga rallied for two runs in the seventh inning to beat No. 7 TCU 4-3 on Friday in the Bulldogs’ …
SATURDAY, FEB. 27, 2016, 8:05 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Phillips sparks EWU’s key win over Idaho
Tisha Phillips scored 22 points on 10-of-13 shooting and added six assists as Eastern Washington took over sole possession of second place in the Big Sky Conference with an 84-70 …
THURSDAY, FEB. 25, 2016, 11:25 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Undefeated George Fox ends Whitworth’s season
Kaitlin Jamieson, Justine Benner and Kim Frost combined for 50 points Thursday as undefeated George Fox ended Whitworth’s season with a 95-64 victory in a Northwest Conference semifinal at Newberg, …
THURSDAY, FEB. 25, 2016, 9:27 P.M.
College baseball: Cougars leave bases loaded in ninth inning of loss
Johnny Gonzalez scattered eight hits over 8 1/3 innings and the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley escaped a bases-loaded jam in the top of the eighth inning Thursday to …
THURSDAY, FEB. 25, 2016, 9:14 P.M.
Women’s swimming: Idaho stands in fourth place at WAC Championships
Idaho placed fourth in the women’s 200-yard freestyle relay on Thursday during the second day of the Western Athletic Conference Swimming and Diving Championships in Houston.
SUNDAY, FEB. 21, 2016, 7:34 P.M.
Area roundup: GU’s Walsh wins 2nd golf tournament
Sean Walsh shot a 2-under par 70 in the final round of the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate tournament on Sunday, giving the Gonzaga senior his second tournament win of the season. …
SUNDAY, FEB. 21, 2016, 5:51 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Cooks’ 3-point play lifts Washington State over Arizona
Mariah Cooks’ 3-point play with 3.4 seconds left lifted Washington State over Arizona 62-61 in Tucson, Arizona, on Sunday, halting a nine-game losing streak.
FRIDAY, FEB. 12, 2016, 9:49 P.M.
Women’s basketball: UCLA pulls away late, tops Cougars
Monique Billings scored half of her 16 points in the fourth quarter and No. 14 UCLA pulled away from Washington State for a 73-61 victory on Friday night in a …
FRIDAY, FEB. 5, 2016, 10:24 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Ducks crush Cougars
Jillian Alleyne had 25 points on 10-of-13 shooting and 14 rebounds to tie the school record with her 88th career double-double and Oregon used a dominating start to defeat Washington …
FRIDAY, FEB. 5, 2016, 9:13 P.M.
Area roundup: WSU’s Brooks-Johnson wins pentathlon at Cougar Indoor
Washington State junior Alissa Brooks-Johnson won the pentathlon to lead the WSU women at the Cougar Indoor track and field Friday in Pullman. Brooks-Johnson finished with 4,101 points, a career …
THURSDAY, FEB. 4, 2016
Editorial: TPP a boon to Washington
The Trans-Pacific Partnership removes trade barriers and opens new markets. It could also boost wages overseas and at home.
FRIDAY, JAN. 29, 2016, 10:36 P.M.
Area roundup: Top-ranked Whitworth men stay perfect
George Valle had 20 points, 12 rebounds and four assists and the top-ranked Whitworth men’s basketball team remained undefeated with a 67-55 Northwest Conference win over Linfield Friday night in …
SATURDAY, JAN. 23, 2016, 10:49 P.M.
John Blanchette: Ernie Kent’s Coug Book of 2015-16 features plot twists
Back in the fall when he was staring at a blank screen with the story of a season yet to be written, Ernie Kent wasn’t going to let anybody write …
SATURDAY, JAN. 23, 2016, 8:23 P.M.
College basketball roundup: Hodgins’ put-back gives EWU women win over Montana
Delaney Hodgins’ offensive rebound and put-back with 1 second left gave the Eastern Washington women a 67-65 come-from-behind victory over Montana in Big Sky Conference play Saturday at Reese Court …
FRIDAY, JAN. 22, 2016, 10:14 P.M.
Area roundup: WSU’s Alsop sets meet record in women’s triple jump
Washington State’s Greer Alsop set a meet record in the women’s triple jump Friday at the WSU Open Indoor meet in Pullman.
TUESDAY, JAN. 19, 2016, 10:46 P.M.
WSU’s Morrison to be inducted into Pac-12 Men’s Basketball Hall of Honor
Former Washington State men’s basketball player Keith Morrison will be inducted into the Pac-12 Men’s Basketball Hall of Honor during an induction ceremony on March 12. The ceremony will be …