Stories tagged: Whitworth Pirates
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 7:37 p.m.
Quarterback Leif Ericksen, known for his throwing ability, passed for 324 yards, but added a rushing touchdown. So-called running quarterback Connor Johnson came through with a rushing touchdown, but also …
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 6:53 p.m.
Marissa Mount’s fifth-place finish Saturday guided the Whitworth women’s cross country team to the team title at the Pacific Lutheran Invitational.
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 5 a.m.
The Pirates wrap up their brief two-game non-conference slate when they host the Chapman Panthers, reigning champion of their southern California conference, the SCIAC.
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 5 a.m.
The sun is starting to set on the Pine Bowl. His Whitworth teammates have left the practice facility, but senior Garrett McKay is still running sprints, from one end zone …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
Coby Yoshimura scored the winning goal in overtime and added an assist, and Whitworth knocked off Carroll College 2-1 in Walla Walla.
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 9:52 p.m.
Austin Giftopoulos scored in the 22nd minute, and Gonzaga picked up its first win of the season, beating Cal-State Bakersfield 1-0 Sunday at Luger Field.
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 6:15 p.m.
Ellory Ferris and Linnea Pretzer recorded hat tricks Saturday to power host North Idaho to a 10-1 win over Blue Mountain (1-3-0, 0-2-0) in Northwest Athletic Conference women’s soccer.
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 9:24 p.m.
Maegan O’Neill and Hailey Smith scored their first goals of the season Thursday to power 17th-ranked Washington State to a 3-0 nonconference women’s soccer win over visiting Idaho.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 8:17 p.m.
Brooke Firestone scored the first and last goals of the match Saturday to lead host Messiah to a 4-0 nonconference women’s soccer win over Whitworth in Grantham, Pennsylvania.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 8:49 p.m.
After coasting to a 53-0 win at home last season over La Verne, Whitworth once again put its celebratory cannon to work after beating the Leopards 38-2 on Saturday on …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 6:27 p.m.
Nick West’s hat trick Saturday lifted host Messiah to a 3-0 nonconference men’s soccer win over Whitworth in Grantham, Pennsylvania.
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 9:47 p.m.
Preston Judd accounted for three goals and an assist Friday to guide Cal Baptist to a 5-2 nonconference men’s soccer win over host Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 5:42 p.m.
Whitworth leads the series 11-1 and has won the last four meetings after dropping a game to La Verne in 2013.
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 6 a.m.
The cast of characters is changing at Whitworth. However, the entertainment factor will remain high at the Pine Bowl, where the Pirates will host six games while continuing coach Rod …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
For the Whitworth quarterbacks, Friday morning’s practice was a breath of fresh air and a lot more.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 4 p.m.
Even with the graduation of star quarterback Ian Kolste and six other offensive starters, Whitworth has high expectations this year.
Tue., July 17, 2018, 10:41 p.m.
On Tuesday night at the historic home of Whitworth alum Frank Knott – the large, renovated structure is a 112-year-old former electric powerhouse on the bluff above Liberty Park – …
Sat., June 23, 2018, 5:20 p.m.
Shelby Houlihan grew up in Sioux City admiring fellow Iowan and middle-distance star Jenny Simpson. Houlihan just might be poised to pass Simpson as America’s next great hope among women’s …
UPDATED: Fri., June 22, 2018, 5:06 p.m.
Washington State University Director of Athletics Patrick Chun announced Friday that the university and seven-year swimming coach Tom Jager have mutually agreed to part ways.
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 10:08 p.m.
There are as many ways to the major leagues as there are players. For two Boise Hawks teammates, their paths may be as different as any.
UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018, 8:25 p.m.
Hugh Smith saw his draft stock rise exponentially over the past few months during his junior season at Whitworth. On Tuesday, those expectations came to fruition.
Fri., June 1, 2018, 6:21 p.m.
After high school, Hugh Smith had no college offers to play baseball and was ready to move on from the game to pursue a bio-engineering degree at the University of …
Thu., April 19, 2018, 10:06 p.m.
Whitworth junior Hugh Smith was recognized as Northwest Conference Pitcher of the Year, the league office announced Thursday.
Tue., April 17, 2018, 4:51 p.m.
Area roundup: Whitworth completes Northwest Conference softball regular season with home sweep of Willamette
Kelsey Downey hit a grand slam in the fourth inning Tuesday and Whitworth defeated visiting Willamette 13-5 in five innings in the opener of a Northwest Conference softball doubleheader sweep.
Tue., March 27, 2018, 7:20 p.m.
Brendan Henry threw a complete game Tuesday and Whitman edged Whitworth 2-1 in Northwest Conference baseball at Borleske Stadium in Walla Walla.
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 7:59 p.m.
Tyler Lewis, Joseph Zimmer and Lucas Thrun all had five hits on the day, powering visiting Whitman to a 12-10, 12-4 Northwest Conference baseball doubleheader sweep at Merkel Field.
UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2018, 8:33 p.m.
Whitworth Pirates junior Kyle Roach was named the 2018 Division III West Region Player of the Year by the National Association of Basketball Coaches, it was announced on Monday.
UPDATED: Sun., March 11, 2018, 10:44 p.m.
Fri., March 9, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
Kayla Leland, a Whitworth senior from Gonzaga Prep, finished fifth in the 5,000 meters at the NCAA Division III Indoor National Track and Field Championships in Birmingham, Alabama, on Friday.
UPDATED: Sun., March 4, 2018, 11:26 p.m.
No. 2 nationally-ranked Whitworth entered its opening-round game in the NCAA Division III men’s basketball tournament on Friday night against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps hoping to settle a lingering score.