Stories tagged: West Coast Conference
Fri., June 15, 2018, 6:20 p.m.
Gonzaga promotes Marisa Wortman to women’s rowing head coach
Marisa Wortman has been promoted to head coach for the women’s rowing program at Gonzaga, Director of Athletics Mike Roth announced Friday.
Fri., May 25, 2018
Gonzaga tops NCAA’s annual ranking for academic success
To all those banners hanging in the McCarthey Athletic Center, the Zags can proudly add another – national academic champions for 2016-17.
Wed., May 23, 2018, 7:17 p.m.
College baseball: Gonzaga joins balanced field at West Coast Conference Championships
There’s not much separating the four baseball teams competing at the West Coast Conference Championships.
Tue., May 22, 2018, 8:06 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Daniel Bies, Casey Legumina named to All-West Coast Conference baseball first team
Gonzaga’s Daniel Bies and Casey Legumina earned All-West Coast Conference baseball first-team honors and were among five GU players honored by the league, WCC officials announced Tuesday.
Sun., May 20, 2018, 7:32 p.m.
Gonzaga loses regular-season finale, heads for WCC baseball tournament
Santa Clara played spoiler on a gorgeous day of matinee baseball as the Broncos beat the Zags (29-22, 16-11) 4-3.
Fri., May 18, 2018, 10:10 p.m.
Gonzaga baseball clinches postseason berth behind Daniel Bies’ pitching, four solo homers
It was damp and dreary on a Spokane Friday night. The kind of drizzle that doesn’t get you soaked but definitely keeps you wet.
UPDATED: Tue., May 15, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Gonzaga steals marathon win over Washington State on 13th-inning balk
For 12 innings, the Washington State Cougars were able to extinguish just about every one of Gonzaga’s rallies.
Sat., May 5, 2018, 8:13 p.m.
Gonzaga holds off San Diego in West Coast Conference baseball
Gunnar Schubert drove in three runs and Gonzaga’s bullpen worked 3
Fri., May 4, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
Ernie Yake, Branson Trube power Gonzaga past San Diego in West Coast Conference baseball
Ernie Yake finished 5 for 5, and he and Branson Trube drove in four runs apiece Friday to lead Gonzaga to a 13-3 win over San Diego to open a …
Mon., April 23, 2018, 8:50 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Daniel Bies named WCC Pitcher of the Week
Gonzaga right-hander Daniel Bies was named the Rawlings/WCC Pitcher of the Week for his shutdown performance at San Francisco over the weekend, league officials announced Monday.
UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018, 10:03 p.m.
San Francisco knocks Gonzaga out of first place in West Coast Conference baseball
Riley Ornido scattered three hits over 7
UPDATED: Fri., April 20, 2018, 9:15 p.m.
Daniel Bies’ complete-game shutout lifts Gonzaga baseball over San Francisco
Daniel Bies pitched a complete-game six-hitter Friday afternoon and Gonzaga opened a three-game West Coast Conference baseball series with a 6-0 win over San Francisco, which began the day tied …
Wed., April 18, 2018, 9:47 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Nina Novilla ties for eighth place at West Coast Conference golf championships
Gonzaga’s Nina Novilla tied for eighth place as the West Coast Conference golf championships wrapped up Wednesday at Carlton Oaks Golf Club.
Sat., April 14, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
Late rally gives Gonzaga win over Pacific in West Coast Conference baseball
Austin Pinorini’s two-run homer in the eighth gave Gonzaga the lead for good, and the Bulldogs (17-16, 8-6) defeated the Pacific Tigers 5-2 in West Coast Conference baseball play Saturday
Fri., April 13, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
Gonzaga suffers another one-run loss in West Coast Conference baseball opener at Pacific
Keaton Glover’s two-run single in the second inning Friday provided all the offense Pacific (14-18, 5-8) needed for a 2-1 win over Gonzaga (16-16, 7-6) to open a three-game West …
Sat., April 7, 2018, 10:10 p.m.
Branson Trube’s two-run homer lifts Gonzaga to West Coast Conference baseball win over Portland
Freshman Alek Jacob pitched 7 2/3 strong innings and Branson Trube hit a two-run homer in the eighth Saturday as Gonzaga blanked Portland 3-0 in a lightning-delayed West Coast Conference …
UPDATED: Fri., April 6, 2018, 11:50 p.m.
Gonzaga returns home to defeat Portland to open West Coast Conference baseball series
Before Gonzaga’s 6-4 win over Portland on Friday, the Zags had played three games at home, when they hosted Pepperdine last month in a West Coast Conference opening series.
Mon., April 2, 2018, 6:43 p.m.
San Diego makes Sam Scholl its men’s hoops coach
The University of San Diego has dropped the interim tag for coach Sam Scholl after he guided the team in the postseason.
Sat., March 31, 2018, 9:35 p.m.
Saint Mary’s defeats Gonzaga in 12 innings in West Coast Conference baseball
Brett Rasso doubled home the winning run with two outs in the 12th inning Saturday and the Saint Mary’s Gaels (15-10, 5-4) edged the Gonzaga Bulldogs 2-1 to win a …
UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018, 6:54 p.m.
Mountain West commissioner Craig Thompson says Gonzaga likely to remain in WCC; GU officials caught a little off guard by comments
There are strong indications Gonzaga will remain in the WCC after months of discussing a possible move to the Mountain West Conference.
Fri., March 30, 2018, 5:33 p.m.
Gonzaga blanks Saint Mary’s in middle game of West Coast Conference baseball series
Alek Jacob and Casey Legumina combined on a four-hitter and Ernie Yake had a three-run double Friday to give Gonzaga a 3-0 win over Saint Mary’s in the second game …
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018, 4:37 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball overcame long odds en route to another successful season
The Gonzaga women overachieved again this year, and probably will need to do it again next season.
Fri., March 30, 2018, 4:03 p.m.
Jill Barta ready for next step after memorable Gonzaga women’s basketball career
Jill Barta has a message for Gonzaga women’s basketball fans: Please try to understand.
Thu., March 29, 2018, 6:06 p.m.
Saint Mary’s holds off Gonzaga in West Coast Conference baseball series opener
Jackson Thoreson’s two-run double sparked a three-run eighth inning Thursday and Saint Mary’s held off Gonzaga 3-2 to open a three-game West Coast Conference baseball series.
UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
Decision time approaching for Gonzaga regarding conference affiliation
The shot clock is running on Gonzaga to make a decision on its conference affiliation, but the Zags sound as if they’re following one of John Wooden’s tenets: “Be quick, …
Thu., March 22, 2018, 8:48 p.m.
Gonzaga drops West Coast Conference baseball game at Brigham Young
Brian Hsu’s two-out, two-run homer to left field in the seventh inning Thursday lifted the BYU Cougars (11-9, 1-3) to a 6-4 win over the Gonzaga Bulldogs (11-9, 2-2) in …
UPDATED: Thu., March 22, 2018, 11:36 p.m.
Jill Barta, Gonzaga’s leading scorer and West Coast Conference MVP, to forgo final season of eligibility
Gonzaga basketball star Jill Barta, who led the Zags to NCAA Tournament appearances the last two seasons, is moving on.
Mon., March 12, 2018
Past success may help Gonzaga women in NCAA opener at Stanford
The Gonzaga women aren’t your typical underdog, and Stanford knows it.
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 10:56 p.m.
Gonzaga women face tough task against San Diego with WCC Tournament title on the line
The Gonzaga Bulldogs have just one more team standing in the way of their eighth West Coast Conference championship in program history.
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 7:29 p.m.
Jill Barta scores 19 in first half, Gonzaga tops Pepperdine 81-70 in WCC tournament quarterfinals
Jill Barta scored 19 of her 24 points in the first half to lead the Gonzaga Bulldogs (25-5) to an 81-70 win over the Pepperdine Waves (10-20) in the West …