Stories tagged: Whitworth
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 …
Thu., May 26, 2016, 10:47 p.m.
College roundup: Brandon Bailey’s 17 strikeouts propel Gonzaga into next round of WCC baseball tournament winner’s bracket
Brandon Bailey struck out 17 batters in a complete-game effort, Jeffrey Bohling and Sam Brown drove in all five runs and the Gonzaga Bulldogs defeated the BYU Cougars 5-3 in …
Wed., May 25, 2016, 8:39 p.m.
Area roundup: Whitworth’s Corey Burt best in West
Mon., May 23, 2016, 9:49 p.m.
College roundup: Zags lose finale, No. 3 seed in WCC tournament
The No. 3 seed awaits Gonzaga when the Bulldogs venture to Stockton, California, for the start of the West Coast Conference baseball tournament on Thursday after dropping their regular-season finale …
Sat., May 14, 2016, 5:49 p.m.
Whitworth’s softball season ends with regional shutout
For the third straight game and the final time this season, Whitworth’s bats went ice cold at an inopportune time.
Fri., May 6, 2016, 10:52 p.m.
Jim Meehan column: Whitworth golfers after a perfect ending
Starting to wonder if there’s something in the water, or at least in the putting stroke or clutch gene, around here
Fri., May 6, 2016, 8:54 p.m.
College track and field: Mason Villarma runs third-fastest men’s 1,500 in Gonzaga history
Mason Villarma ran the third-fastest men’s 1,500 meters in Gonzaga track and field history Friday during the Oregon Twilight at Hayward Field in Eugene.
Tue., April 26, 2016, 8:29 p.m.
Roundup: Whitworth’s Dan Ramsay NWC baseball coach of year
Dan Ramsay was named the Northwest Conference Coach of the Year on Tuesday after guiding the Whitworth Pirates to their first regular-season baseball title since moving up to Division III.
Tue., April 19, 2016, 6:43 p.m.
College sports: Four area athletes receive weekly honors
Eastern Washington senior Kaytlyn Coleman received her third consecutive athlete of the week honor Tuesday when the Big Sky Conference saluted her performance at the Mt. Sac Relays.
Fri., April 15, 2016, 11:28 p.m.
Blaine Bennett named interim coach at Post Falls
Blaine Bennett, who was fired after five seasons as Central Washington University’s head football, has been named Post Falls’ interim head coach.
Thu., April 14, 2016, 10:39 p.m.
College track and field: Whitworth’s Katie McKay breaks school record in women’s 400 meters
Senior Katie McKay broke her school record in the 400-meter dash and Whitworth’s men and women earned team victories Thursday at the Whitworth Twilight track and field meet.
Sat., March 19, 2016, 9:09 p.m.
College baseball: UCLA sweeps Washington State to open Pac-12 Conference play
Griffin Canning scattered six hits over eight innings Saturday to lead UCLA (10-7) to a 5-2 win over Washington State in the first game of a Pac-12 Conference season-opening sweep …
Sat., March 19, 2016, 8:31 p.m.
College swimming: Whitworth’s Wes Walton places 13th at national meet
Whitworth’s Wes Walton completed his Pirates career Saturday with a 13th-place finish in the men’s 200-yard backstroke during the final day of competition at the NCAA Division III Swimming and …
Sat., March 19, 2016, 8:16 p.m.
College softball: Whitworth ends Tufts’ 53-game winning streak
Madi Perez threw a six-hitter Saturday as Whitworth ended three-time defending national champion Tufts University’s 53-game winning streak with a 6-0 triumph at The Spring Games in Clermont, Florida.
Mon., March 14, 2016, 10 p.m.
NIC opens in NJCAA tournament on Tuesday
North Idaho College will face Southwest Tennessee in the second round of the NJCAA men’s basketball tournament at 6:30 p.m. PDT Tuesday in Hutchinson, Kansas.
Sat., March 5, 2016, 10:20 p.m.
College baseball: Utah Valley trips up Washington State in 11 innings
Sat., March 5, 2016, 9:29 p.m.
College softball: Whitworth splits home doubleheader
College softball: Whitworth splits home doubleheader
Mon., Feb. 29, 2016, 11 p.m.
Whitworth men get first-round bye in D3 tournament
The No. 3 Whitworth Pirates learned Monday that they are staying home and were selected as only one of two teams in the 62-team NCAA Division III Tournament to receive …
Mon., Feb. 29, 2016, 4:47 p.m.
Whitworth elevates Bryan Olson to head coach of women’s soccer
Whitworth men’s soccer assistant Bryan Olson will take over the women’s program, athletic director Tim Demant said Monday.
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
Women’s basketball: Undefeated George Fox ends Whitworth’s season
Kaitlin Jamieson, Justine Benner and Kim Frost combined for 50 points Thursday as undefeated George Fox ended Whitworth’s season with a 95-64 victory in a Northwest Conference semifinal at Newberg, …
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 11:18 p.m.
George Valle is Mr. Everything for Whitworth
George Valle was part of the first official recruiting class for Matt Logie after he was hired to lead Whitworth after Jim Hayford left for Eastern Washington.
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 11:04 p.m.
KC McConnell has made an impact on Whitworth women’s basketball program
“Beach Body by KC,” the Whitworth women’s basketball players the off-season conditioning program that was the brainchild of guard KC McConnell from Clarkston.