Stories tagged: Whitworth Pirates
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 10:02 p.m.
So far this year the Pirates (4-0, 2-0) have been assessed an average of 9.5 penalties per game for 97.3 yards. That’s about double the team’s 2017 numbers, when those …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 11, 2018, 6:24 p.m.
It had been four years since the Gonzaga women’s soccer team won three West Coast Conference matches in a season.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 10, 2018, 8:27 p.m.
Scan the crowd at a Whitworth football game and there’s a good chance you’ll find a section from Sedro-Woolley, Washington. Last week, a road game, was no different.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 6, 2018, 5:58 p.m.
Leif Ericksen threw for 254 yards and two touchdowns Saturday as Whitworth avenged last season’s Northwest Conference football loss to George Fox.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 5:25 p.m.
Last season, the Whitworth football team took two good wallopings in conference play.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 8:32 p.m.
Whitworth volleyball’s Erin White led the Northwest Conference in assists per set as a sophomore and she’s on track to do it again this season as a senior.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 29, 2018, 8:42 p.m.
Whitworth came out of halftime and held Linfield without another first down until the final play of the third quarter. By then the Pirates’ offense had started rolling, and Whitworth …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 8:37 p.m.
Two byes. No road games. In 30 years of coaching, Rod Sandberg has never had a September like this one.
Thu., Sept. 27, 2018, 5 a.m.
Decade of dominance: Defeating Northwest Conference power Linfield at top of to-do list for Whitworth football
A senior with 23 career starts on the Whitworth offensive line, Jacob Hubbard has been part of the football program’s resurgence under fifth-year coach Rod Sandberg.
Fri., Sept. 21, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
Jessica Schmautz finished with a match-high 19 kills, and Erin White added 45 assists, 13 digs and five aces Friday as visiting Whitworth rallied for a 3-2 win over George …
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 8:20 p.m.
Hannah Rae Miller scored an unassisted goal in the 70th minute Saturday to give Whitworth a 1-0 win over Pacific Lutheran in a Northwest Conference women’s soccer opener in Tacoma.
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.