Stories tagged: Whitworth
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.
Sun., Feb. 21, 2016, 7:34 p.m.
Area roundup: GU’s Walsh wins 2nd golf tournament
Sean Walsh shot a 2-under par 70 in the final round of the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate tournament on Sunday, giving the Gonzaga senior his second tournament win of the season. …
Sat., Feb. 20, 2016, 9:13 p.m.
Men’s basketball: Pirates claim seventh-straight NWC championship
Kenny Love came away with a steal with 4 seconds left and Whitworth edged Pacific Lutheran 73-71 to claim its seventh straight Northwest Conference title Saturday in Parkland, Washington. The …
Sat., Feb. 20, 2016, 8:14 p.m.
Women’s basketball: Hodgins sets career scoring mark in Eagles’ win
Hayley Hodgins scored 24 points and surpassed Brenda Souther to become Eastern Washington’s all-time leading scorer in the Eagles’ 70-57 win over Portland State on Saturday at Reese Court in …
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016, 10:52 p.m.
Christina Salvatore puts the zip in surprising Vandals
At first glance, a mid-December trip to Cancun seemed the perfect opportunity for the Idaho women’s basketball team to chill out.
Sat., Feb. 13, 2016, 11:53 p.m.
Women’s basketball: Eastern Washington tops Northern Colorado
Delaney Hodgins had 16 points, six rebounds and three assists and Eastern Washington beat Northern Colorado 66-57 in a Big Sky Conference game Saturday in Greeley, Colorado. The win was …
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016, 9:49 p.m.
Women’s basketball: UCLA pulls away late, tops Cougars
Monique Billings scored half of her 16 points in the fourth quarter and No. 14 UCLA pulled away from Washington State for a 73-61 victory on Friday night in a …
Wed., Feb. 10, 2016, 11:32 p.m.
Whitworth center Drew Sears making big strides
Leading up to No. 5 Whitworth’s recent run of success, 6-foot-10 center Drew Sears played the role of a big man who never played in big moments.
Tue., Feb. 9, 2016, 11:09 p.m.
Women’s basketball: Ashli Payne ignites Eastern
When the season began, the Eastern Washington women’s basketball players didn’t know what to expect.
Tue., Feb. 9, 2016, 7:22 p.m.
Area roundup: EWU’s Coleman, Tarbert earn Big Sky track and field honors
Tue., Feb. 2, 2016, 10:54 p.m.
Whitman hands Whitworth men first loss
Tue., Jan. 26, 2016, 11:06 p.m.
Kenny Love’s explosiveness gives Whitworth that extra edge
Break his ankles, Kenny. That’s what Whitworth students yell whenever guard Kenny Love gets the ball at the top of the key for the No. 1 Pirates.
Sat., Jan. 23, 2016, 11:53 p.m.
Top-ranked Whitworth turns to big scorers to sink Puget Sound
The Puget Sound Loggers tried to shoot their way to an upset Saturday night, but No. 1 Whitworth again turned to its big three scorers for an 87-68 victory.
Sat., Jan. 16, 2016, 9:44 p.m.
Women’s basketball roundup: San Diego hands Gonzaga second-straight loss
Katherine Hamilton and Malina Hood scored 14 points apiece and San Diego forced Gonzaga into 25 turnovers and beat the cold-shooting Bulldogs 63-54 in a West Coast Conference game Saturday …
Sat., Jan. 16, 2016, 9:32 p.m.
Men’s basketball roundup: Top-ranked Whitworth coasts past George Fox
Christian Jurlina had 17 points and seven rebounds and George Valle added 17 points and six rebounds as top-ranked Whitworth coasted past George Fox 91-57 in a Northwest Conference game …
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
Top-ranked Whitworth men work overtime to edge Willamette
Kenny Love made a pair of free throws with 35 seconds left in the fourth quarter Friday and the top-ranked Whitworth men opened the overtime period on a 5-0 run …
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016, 11:18 p.m.
Area college basketball: Hristova, Cougars topple No. 25 USC
Borislava Hristova had 13 of her 21 points in the second half and the Washington State women beat No. 25 Southern California 73-61 in a Pac-12 Conference game Friday night …
Tue., Jan. 5, 2016, 8:07 p.m.
Pirate women get shot but fall to Whitman
The Whitworth women’s basketball team had a shot to win it at the end Tuesday night, but KC McConnell’s shot couldn’t connect and Whitman won 54-52.
Wed., Dec. 30, 2015, 9:26 p.m.
Women’s basketball: North Idaho takes title at Lower Columbia tournament
Shelby Cloninger scored a game-high 26 points Wednesday as the North Idaho Cardinals defeated the Umpqua Riverhawks 81-50 in the championship game of the Lower Columbia women’s basketball tournament at …
Wed., Dec. 30, 2015, 6:42 p.m.
Men’s basketball: Whitworth holds off Mary Hardin-Baylor to improve to 11-0
Kenny Love and Christian Jurlina scored 15 points apiece and George Valle added 14 Wednesday as Whitworth improved to 11-0 with a 68-58 victory over Mary Hardin-Baylor at the D3hoops.com …
Tue., Dec. 29, 2015, 10:37 p.m.
Men’s basketball: Love scores career-high 28 in Pirates’ win
Kenny Love scored a career-high 28 points and second-ranked Whitworth used a 14-1 run late in the second half to get past Calvin at the D3hoops.com Classic in Las Vegas. …
Tue., Dec. 29, 2015, 8:10 p.m.
Women’s basketball: Pirates fall to Babson
The Whitworth women’s basketball team fell to Bobson 70-62 in its opening game of the Music City Classic Tuesday in Nashville. Whitworth had a 57-53 lead with 5:50 to play, …
Mon., Dec. 28, 2015, 5:21 p.m.
No. 2 Whitworth faces perennial powers in Las Vegas
The No. 2 Whitworth Pirates are gambling that a mid-season tournament in Las Vegas will help prepare them for another late-season run.
Sat., Dec. 19, 2015, 6:16 p.m.
Second-ranked Whitworth men defeat Millsaps, improve to 9-0
The No. 2 Whitworth men’s basketball team led from the start Saturday and crushed an overmatched Millsaps College 86-47 in the first game for Pirates transfer guard AJ Grant.
Thu., Dec. 17, 2015, 6:01 p.m.
Undefeated Whitworth men will receive boost to lineup
The No. 2 Whitworth men’s basketball team has taken down all comers early in the season, but the Pirates are about to get a new weapon that could make them …
Tue., Dec. 15, 2015, 7:19 p.m.
Gonzaga women hoping wishes come true … and fast
Like everyone else, Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier has a Christmas wish list. If it comes true, her players will be healthy, make their shots and take better care …
Sat., Dec. 12, 2015, 10:17 p.m.
Men’s basketball: Whitworth wins to improve to 8-0
Christian Jurlina scored 19 of his game-high 21 points in the first half and the second-ranked Whitworth men’s basketball team improved to 8-0 with a 72-56 nonconference win over Colorado …
Sat., Dec. 12, 2015, 9:58 p.m.
Women’s basketball: Saint Mary’s thwarts WSU’s comeback attempt
Saint Mary’s made 11 of 12 fourth-quarter free throws and withstood Washington State’s comeback attempt in a 75-71 nonconference win Saturday in Moraga, California. The Gaels took a 40-22 lead …
Tue., Dec. 8, 2015, 6:23 p.m.
Whitworth’s Rehn Reiley, Nick Kiourkas earned regional honors
Whitworth freshman kicker Rehn Reiley and sophomore tight end Nick Kiourkas were named to the D3football.com All-West Region Team, the school announced Tuesday.