Stories tagged: Whitworth
Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 8:11 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Darrell Bevell is out as the Seahawks’ offensive coordinator
A GRIP ON SPORTS • If you looked out your window this morning and saw a bunch of people in Seahawks’ jerseys dancing in the street, there is a reason. …
Sun., Jan. 7, 2018, 8:29 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Gonzaga rolls, Washington State rolls over late and the Seahawks want Schneider to continue in his role
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Where were we? Oh yeah, observing Gonzaga’s Sherman-like march through the L.A. Basin, Washington State’s recent basketball downturn and wondering where the Seahawks were headed. …
Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 8:32 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Zags are resolute during their march through WCC’s less fortunate
A GRIP ON SPORTS • If resolutions are made to be broken, then there were some accomplishments coming out of yesterday. Otherwise, not so much. Read on.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 8, 2018, 10:46 a.m.
‘Stressful. Overwhelming. Confused’: Whitworth, EWU students undergo refugee resettlement simulation
A teaching simulation at Whitworth, EWU is helping students understand the complicated road refugees must take on their way to the United States.
Sat., Dec. 30, 2017, 7:25 a.m.
Grip on Sports: No matter what, or how, you want to watch, there is something for you today
A GRIP ON SPORTS • So what’s happening this weekend? Just about anything you could want. Read on.
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 8:46 a.m.
Grip on Sports: We don’t really need any more demands on our attention this time of year
A GRIP ON SPORTS • You want to know the worst thing about the new, earlier college football letter-of-intent signing period? It’s timing. Read on.
Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 9:06 a.m.
Grip on Sports: As Washington State gives Mike Leach a large raise, maybe it’s time to re-examine our priorities
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Washington State University announced yesterday Mike Leach had agreed to a contract revision that will pay him somewhere in the neighborhood of $20 million. There …
Mon., Dec. 18, 2017, 8:07 a.m.
Grip on Sports: There was nothing interesting about the way the Seahawks played yesterday
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There was supposed to be a big showdown game in Seattle yesterday. Problem was, the home team forgot to show up. Read on.
Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 8:33 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Don’t forget which group is really the most important in college football
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Where were we? Oh yes, a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away. Read on.
Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 8:54 a.m.
Grip on Sports: It doesn’t look as if Mike Leach is going to Tennessee but there still will be changes at WSU
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Times are changing in Pullman. That is true whether or not Mike Leach decides to put Tennessee out of its misery. Read on.
Sun., Nov. 26, 2017, 6:46 a.m.
Grip on Sports: It was a Saturday to remember – or forget – depending on which side of the Apple Cup you reside
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It is Sunday morning. Your fantasy team needs a win to get into the playoffs. You want to get to the games. So we will …
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 8:54 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Other than another Friday Apple Cup, next year’s Pac-12 football schedule seems a bit better
A GRIP ON SPORTS • This year’s football schedule isn’t even over. But we know what our favorite Pac-12 school’s schedule is for 2018. Is it any better? Read on.
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 8:24 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Dipoto continues to gather ingredients for what he hopes will be a winning recipe
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Yesterday the subject was cupcakes. Today it is another baked good. And it has to do with the Mariners. Read on.
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 7:43 a.m.
Grip on Sports: A Sunday without the Seahawks is like a year without an NFC West title
A GRIP ON SPORTS • What an odd November Sunday it was. No Seahawks. And there won’t be any Seahawks next Sunday either. It’s hard to settle into a routine …
Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 8:07 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Hour after hour each Saturday, college football holds our attention
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Saturday night was slowing down. It was late after a long day of basketball, football and running around. The television was still on though, and …
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 6:40 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Another busy Saturday awaits as the seasons overlap
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Every Saturday is busy. That’s a given. But Saturdays this time of year are busier than, say, in mid-June. So let’s get right to it. …
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017
After more than half a century, GI Bill still helping vets transition to life beyond war
It’s been 73 years since Congress passed the first GI Bill – landmark legislation that transformed the way the nation treats its military veterans. In observance of Veterans Day, local …
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 8:45 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Are the profits from Thursday night games worth the cost to the NFL?
A GRIP ON SPORTS • We asked one question yesterday when we tweeted out the link to our column: Who will survive? Little did we know the answer was no …
Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 7:01 a.m.
Grip on Sports: No matter the hour, college football finds a way to be a bit cheeky
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The idea is, in the spring, to lose an hour of sleep that can only be made up in November. Which is a decent plan. …
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 6:59 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Let’s have some appreciation for snow – and Luke Falk
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There is no reason to dawdle. You are busy. We are busy. Let’s get right to your Saturday morning reading. Read on.
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 8:58 a.m.
Grip on Sports: It’s hard to play for a title with both hands around your neck
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It was hard to get out of bed this morning. Being depressed will do that to you. Read on.
Sun., Oct. 29, 2017, 8:50 a.m.
Grip on Sports: When Washington State made mistakes against Arizona, they were huge ones
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Let’s see if we have this right. Washington State loses on the road again. The Cougars are really good on defense – except for eight …
Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 8:37 a.m.
Grip on Sports: The only upset would be if there were no upsets on a college football Saturday
A GRIP ON SPORTS • We can guarantee one thing: There will be upsets today. College football is built upon them. It’s been that way since Yale ran past Harvard …
Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 8:48 a.m.
Grip on Sports: A late rainy night in Pullman is followed by a short Sunday summary
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It was a rainstorm that would have been at home in Noah’s time. From south of Rosalia to just north of Spangle, between the hours …
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 8:50 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Are you ready for another long, long day of college football?
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s Saturday. A fall football Saturday. We have a few thoughts. Read on.
Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 8:49 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Upsets are the rule on another great fall Saturday
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Let’s spend this NFL-less Sunday – in the Northwest – with a few thoughts on a variety of subjects, ranging in importance from upsets to …
Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 8:32 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Maybe nobody actually saw WSU lose to California, so it won’t count
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Who says late-night football games are such a bad thing? At least no one east of the Mississippi saw the Cougars’ collapse in Berkeley in …
Sun., Oct. 8, 2017, 8:56 a.m.
Grip on Sports: It’s a cliché, but Saturdays in the fall are really fun
A GRIP ON SPORTS • A quick spin around the cliché dial for your Sunday morning – and my birthday. You can send presents – if the following column doesn’t …
Thu., Oct. 5, 2017, 8:35 a.m.
Grip on Sports: An NFL career can end in a moment, even one that doesn’t look all that bad
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Just about everybody enjoys watching football. The television ratings tell us that. But something happened Sunday in the Seahawks game that also tells us something …
Tue., Oct. 3, 2017, 8:39 a.m.
Grip on Sports: It was a September to remember for the area’s college football fans
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Walk around any city or town in the Inland Northwest and you’ll realize there are a lot of old-timers out there. So here’s the question …