Stories tagged: Whitworth
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016, 8:27 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Baseball season comes down to the final game and nothing is better
A GRIP ON SPORTS • With apologies to every other event in sports, there is nothing better than a Game Seven in the World Series. The most grueling test in …
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016, 5:33 p.m.
Cougar volleyball team trying to regain aggressive mindset
Washington State climbed to the top of the Pac-12 volleyball standings in early October with a 5-0 record that included wins over three top 10 opponents.The Cougars have dropped five …
Mon., Oct. 31, 2016, 8:24 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Seahawks had no trouble talking about what went on in New Orleans yesterday and that’s a problem for the NFL
A GRIP ON SPORTS • You want to know what is one of Monday’s favorite pastimes in the Land of the Free? Expressing disdain for the weekend’s football officiating. Most …
Sun., Oct. 30, 2016, 7:19 p.m.
Men’s soccer: Whitworth clinches NWC title and NCAA tournament berth
Kyle Morris launched a shot from Whitworth’s side of midfield that bounced over the Willamette goaltender’s head for a 1-0 double-overtime victory Sunday in Salem that clinched the Northwest Conference …
Sun., Oct. 30, 2016, 8:53 a.m.
Grip on Sports: WSU rallies over Oregon State and keeps a possible epic Apple Cup on track
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The college football season is anything but a holiday. Yet you can mark the time via holidays. And, after Washington State’s wild comeback win in …
Fri., Oct. 28, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
Whitworth-Pacific football preview
Whitworth-Pacific football preview
Sun., Oct. 23, 2016, 6:05 p.m.
Whitworth men rally for soccer victory
Moi Diaz scored in the 53rd minute to break a tie and send Whitworth (10-3-2, 8-1-2 Northwest) to a 2-1 win over Puget Sound (8-5-2, 5-4-2) in Spokane.
Sat., Oct. 22, 2016, 11:42 p.m.
No. 8 Linfield opens big lead, outlasts Whitworth 45-31
The No. 8 Linfield Wildcats jumped all over Whitworth early and hung on for a 45-31 win Saturday at the Pine Bowl. The Wildcats defense held Whitworth to a season …
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 2 a.m.
Jordan Pride knows heartbreak, opens up to Whitworth family
Sports often provide a distraction from the rigors of real life. But for a Whitworth senior, the football field gives him a chance to honor the dreams of two best …
Tue., Oct. 18, 2016, 3:22 p.m.
Young Eastern Washington volleyball team rising in Big Sky
Eastern Washington University volleyball coach Michael King has 14 reasons to believe the best is yet to come.
Sun., Oct. 16, 2016, 6:51 p.m.
Men’s soccer: Gonzaga loses on golden goal; Whitworth ties Pacific
San Francisco scored in the 86th minute to tie visiting Gonzaga before winning 2-1 with a golden goal in the 104th minute.
Sun., Oct. 16, 2016, 6:36 p.m.
Women’s soccer: Whitworth wins on golden goal; EWU handed first loss in last 11 games
Women’s soccer: Whitworth upsets Puget Sound with golden goal
Sun., Oct. 9, 2016, 5:55 p.m.
Whitworth men, women golf teams take fifth at tournament
The Whitworth men’s and women’s golf teams finished fifth in the Northwest Conference Fall Classic played at Emerald Valley Golf Resort in Creswell, Oregon, on Sunday.
Sat., Oct. 8, 2016, 10:51 p.m.
Pirates outscore Puget Sound 56-32 in offensive shootout
In a game where offenses ruled and defenses looked winded, the Whitworth Pirates raced Saturday past the Puget Sound Loggers for a 56-32 victory.
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016, 7:22 p.m.
College football preview: Whitworth at George Fox
Pirates at Bruins Kickoff: 2 p.m., Stoffer Family Stadium, Newberg, Oregon.
Sun., Sept. 18, 2016, 7:03 p.m.
Women’s soccer: WSU beats Boise State while Gonzaga, Idaho, Whitworth lose
Alysha Overland’s fourth goal of the season in the 70th minute snapped a tie and sent Washington State to a 2-1 victory Sunday over Boise State in Pullman.
Sun., Sept. 18, 2016, 6:46 p.m.
Men’s soccer: Whitworth wins, Gonzaga loses
Jonah Snyder scored in the 87th minute to lift Whitworth over Linfield 1-0 on Sunday in Northwest Conference men’s soccer in Spokane.
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 10:49 p.m.
Small school roundup: Late score completes Whitworth comeback over LaVerne
Duke DeGaetano’s two-yard run with 23 seconds to play lifted visiting Whitworth to a 48-42 win at La Verne (California) that capped a see-saw non-conference battle on Saturday.
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 7:56 p.m.
Ian Kolste leads Whitworth to La Verne
Overview: The Pirates are riding high after plundering Whittier last week 60-0. Whitworth racked up 605 yards of offense, including 442 in the first half as Whitworth built a 43-0 …
Tue., Sept. 13, 2016, 8:39 p.m.
Area college roundup: Whitworth drops last game of east coast trip
Jonah Snyder scored his sixth goal of the season but Whitworth dropped the last game of its east coast road trip 3-1 to Montclair State in Montclair, New Jersey, on …
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 9:52 p.m.
Area roundup: No. 5 Washington volleyball avoids upset against Idaho
Idaho had a chance at a volleyball upset against No. 5 Washington, but in the end the Huskies prevailed with a 25-18, 19-25, 25-21, 25-16 decision at the Seattle University …
Fri., Aug. 26, 2016, 12:34 p.m.
Women’s soccer preview: Cougars expect success against anyone
In the moments after a tough loss last weekend, Washington State soccer coach Todd Shulenberger noticed something in his players’ reactions. Something that could define the Cougar program all season.
Wed., Aug. 24, 2016, 8:18 p.m.
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, 8:14 p.m.
Area volleyball teams trying to improve poll position
Coaches generally don’t put much stock in preseason polls, which is probably for the better given the gloomy projections for the area’s four Division I volleyball teams.
Sat., July 23, 2016, 6:08 p.m.
EWU wins Big Sky Conference President’s Cup
Eastern Washington University has won the Big Sky Conference Presidents’ Cup for the second consecutive year.
Sat., July 16, 2016, 9:49 p.m.
Locally: Whitworth’s KC McConnell honored as NWC’s Woman of the Year
Whitworth’s KC McConnell has been named the Northwest Conference’s Woman of the Year and becomes the conference’s official nominee for the NCAA Woman of the Year award.
Wed., June 8, 2016, 11:14 p.m.
Former Whitworth, NW Christian coach Bill Knuckles dies
William Gene “Bill” Knuckles, the former men’s basketball coach at Whitworth and head football coach for Northwest Christian High School, died Saturday. He was 88.
Fri., June 3, 2016, 1:50 p.m.
Whitworth players boost Shadow
College connections are a major reason for Spokane Shadow’s success.
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.
Fri., May 27, 2016, 11:48 p.m.
College baseball: Tyler Frost’s home run in 10th inning gives Gonzaga shot at WCC Championship
Chris Baker’s run-scoring triple in the ninth inning Friday allowed the Washington Huskies to tie for first place in the Pac-12 Conference with a 5-4 victory over Utah in Salt …