Stories tagged: Wildcats
UPDATED: Tue., May 23, 2017, 8:27 a.m.
Mt. Spokane softball downs Ballard 7-0 in championship, moves to state
Kyla Stern launched a three-run home run over the left-field fence, and the Wildcats blanked Ballard 7-0 in the District 2/8 championship game on Monday at Mt. Spokane.
Sat., Jan. 7, 2017, 9:12 p.m.
Lauri Markkanen scores 22 points as No. 17 Arizona beats Colorado
TUCSON, Ariz. – Lauri Markkanen scored 22 points, shooting 4 of 5 on 3-pointers, Kadeem Allen made all three of his 3s en route to a career-high 18 and No. …
Sat., May 28, 2016, 9:20 p.m.
State 1A/1B baseball: Colton wins third State 1B title in five years
Brady Chadwick pitched a complete-game four-hitter Saturday as Colton won its third State 1B title in five seasons by defeating Evergreen Lutheran 8-1 at Wheeler Field in Centralia.
Sat., May 28, 2016, 8:58 p.m.
State 1A/2B/1B softball: Colton rolls past Pomeroy to win State 1B crown
Colton broke through for 10 runs in the final two innings Saturday and defeated Pomeroy 14-6 to win the State 1B softball title at Tay Gateway Sports Complex in Yakima.
Tue., May 17, 2016, 9:43 p.m.
State soccer: Interlake edges Mt. Spokane in 3A opener
The match had barely ended when Mt. Spokane soccer coach Ryan Campanella began to rewind the plays in his mind.
Sat., Dec. 19, 2015, 9:29 p.m.
Arizona holds off New Mexico 45-37 in New Mexico Bowl
Quarterback Anu Solomon and All-America linebacker Scooby Wright III came back to help Arizona (7-6) hold off pesky New Mexico 45-37 in a wild New Mexico Bowl at Albuquerque, New …
Sat., Dec. 5, 2015, 7:05 p.m.
John Blanchette: Concerns, yes, but two Zags losses don’t mean meltdown
Remember that in “The China Syndrome,” there was never an actual core melt, only a shudder – a “vibration” – and some never specified damage to the reactor.
Fri., Nov. 13, 2015, 10:40 p.m.
Curtis sweeps Mead at State 4A volleyball tournament
Mead’s quest for an eighth state volleyball championship ran head-first into Curtis’ drive toward its first.
Thu., Nov. 12, 2015, 2:37 p.m.
Adrienne Dotson leads group of experienced seniors for Mt. Spokane volleyball
Adrienne Dotson learned the nuances of the state volleyball tournament as a young player.
Wed., Nov. 4, 2015, 5:29 p.m.
Mt. Spokane’s Micaela Kostecka takes on life’s adversities
The notion that we’re supposed to have life figured out is a bunch of hooey if you ask Micaela Kostecka.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 24, 2015, 8:12 p.m.
Linfield overwhelms Whitworth in crucial NWC matchup
After cracking the national Top 25 this week for the first time since 2007, the reality of what it takes to continue moving up hit No. 25 Whitworth hard on …
Thu., Sept. 24, 2015
Mt. Spokane stalwart Chase Gyllenhammer goes the extra mile
A wry smile broke across Mt. Spokane athletic director Paul Kautzman’s face when the name Chase Gyllenhammer, a three-year football standout, was mentioned. “He’s a character,” Kautzman said.
Tue., April 14, 2015
Five schools within a game of one another atop GSL baseball
After two years of Gonzaga Prep dominating the Greater Spokane League with consecutive 17-1 records, the Bullpups all of a sudden look tame as five teams remain within a game …
Thu., March 5, 2015
State 1B girls: Colton’s Savannah Chadwick refurbishes history
Savannah Chadwick refers to 80- and 90-year-olds as “kids” with no hint of irony. After all, what Chadwick and her family have accomplished is tantamount to turning back the clock …
Sat., Feb. 28, 2015
Washington 1B basketball: Colton girls roll on; Pomeroy boys surge past ACH
Colton’s record-setting girls basketball team prides itself on defense and 3-point shooting. The Wildcats don’t tend to get too self-reflective.
Fri., Dec. 5, 2014
Oregon, Arizona battle for Pac-12 crown, bigger dreams
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – National title implications, a possible Heisman Trophy at stake and a new $1.3 billion stadium to showcase the whole thing. The Pac-12 will have the spotlight …
Sun., Nov. 23, 2014
Mt. Spokane tops Shadle Park
Brett Rypien broke a big career record Saturday afternoon, but the Mt. Spokane Wildcats set a team record and gained more time for their football season. The Wildcats rushed for …
Sat., Nov. 8, 2014
Mt. Spokane beats Kennewick 43-13
Mt. Spokane began Friday’s State 3A football play-in game with a 20-0 lead after barely more than 6 minutes. But probably more important to the Wildcats was the way they …
Fri., Nov. 7, 2014
Karly Cantu a ‘can do’ player for Mt. Spokane
When Mt. Spokane’s volleyball team faces an emergency, the call goes out to Karly Cantu. This season, her senior year, Cantu gave up her favorite position, libero, when projected setter …
Fri., March 28, 2014
Johnson, Wildcats dispatch pesky Aztecs
ANAHEIM, Calif. – Nick Johnson scored all of his 15 points in the last 2:45 and Arizona rallied to beat San Diego State 70-64 Thursday night and advance to the …
Tue., Nov. 12, 2013
WSU at Arizona
Time: 11 a.m. Saturday, Arizona Stadium, Tucson, Ariz. TV: Pac-12 Networks
Wed., Oct. 2, 2013, 8:21 p.m.
Weber State head coach Sears keeps humor intact
At least Jody Sears hasn’t lost his sense of humor. His Weber State football team is 1-4, has been outscored 214-22 in its last four games and is coming off …
Fri., Feb. 22, 2013
Moscow advances to state tournament
Dane Randall and Nick Ellison combined to score 26 points as the Moscow Bears recovered from a shaky third quarter to beat the visiting Lakeland Hawks 60-53 for the 5A …
Fri., Jan. 4, 2013
Ducks party their way
GLENDALE, Ariz. – De’Anthony Thomas caught the opening kickoff, raced past Oregon’s sideline and leaned his head into the end zone like a sprinter crossing the finish line. The track …
Sat., May 19, 2012, 9:57 p.m.
Eastmont eases past Mt. Spokane in State 3A soccer
Mt. Spokane’s fairy-tale run in the State 3A boys soccer tournament came to a close Saturday afternoon after running into a buzz saw-like Eastmont team.
Sat., March 10, 2012, 8:41 p.m.
Colorado nabs NCAA berth by winning Pac-12 tournament
Snubbed by the NCAA selection committee last year, then picked to finish next-to-last as a new member of the Pac-12, Colorado had all kinds of grudges going into its men’s …
Sun., Jan. 29, 2012
Wroten’s block preserves win for Husky men
TUCSON, Ariz. – With a once-big lead down to two and the crowd louder than any he had heard before, Washington freshman Tony Wroten found a way to shut everything …
Fri., Jan. 6, 2012
Weber State’s Lillard lights up Eastern
The winter quarter is three days away, but Eastern Washington coach Jim Hayford was already handing out some tough grades after the Eagles’ 76-69 loss to Weber State on Thursday …
Fri., March 25, 2011
Arizona Wildcats upset defending national champion Duke Blue Devils
ANAHEIM, Calif. – Derrick Williams carried Arizona in the first half, keeping the Wildcats in the game against Duke. His teammates returned the favor in the final 20 minutes with …