Stories tagged: WSU baseball
Thu., May 4, 2017, 9:19 p.m.
Shane Matheny’s improvement on offense helps ignite WSU’s surge of late
Third-baseman Shane Matheny has made tremendous strides at the plate this season, and the rest of the Washington State offense has followed suit.
UPDATED: Sun., April 23, 2017, 10:10 p.m.
Washington State baseball falls in finale, but win series with No. 30 UW
Washington State lost the final game of its three-game series against rival No. 30 Washington, 7-1, on Sunday afternoon. But the Cougars had already secured a badly needed series win …
Sun., April 2, 2017, 6:41 p.m.
Justin Harrer slugs homer but WSU loses at Cal
Justin Harrer slugged hits first homer of the season but Washington State dropped a 9-5 decision to Cal in Berkeley, California, on Sunday.
Sun., Feb. 19, 2017, 5:18 p.m.
Meyer slugs two-run homer to rally WSU to 4-3 baseball win
Cory Meyer slugged a two-run home run in a three-run eighth inning and Washington State rallied to beat 4-3 Sacramento State in Sacramento, California, on Sunday.
Tue., May 10, 2016, 10:58 p.m.
College baseball notes: Cougars tip caps to caps
Ty Johnson, freshman catcher, settles into his stance and waits for an offering from Ian Hamilton, Washington State’s ace.
Mon., May 9, 2016, 3:40 p.m.
GU scores first baseball win over Oregon since 2010
Tyler Frost slammed his fifth home run to highlight an eight-hit Gonzaga attack that produced a 9-7 nonconference baseball win at Oregon on Monday night.
Tue., May 3, 2016, 11:11 p.m.
Gonzaga, Whitworth baseball teams hope postseason awaits
There will be plenty of wound rubbing at the baseball diamonds of Spokane’s college baseball teams, as both Gonzaga and Whitworth suffer through extended waits before their opportunities to put …
Fri., April 29, 2016, 9:55 p.m.
Former WSU pitcher pulled in eighth by Marlins with no-hitter
Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly said it was an easy decision to pull Adam Conley after 116 pitches despite the lefty having not allowed a hit for 7
Tue., April 26, 2016, 9:41 p.m.
Area college baseball: WSU’s Trek Stemp putting his stamp on team
Washington State leadoff hitter Trek Stemp will swing at just about anything.
Tue., April 19, 2016, 11:23 p.m.
Gonzaga gets back on track with 7-4 win at WSU
The Gonzaga baseball team rinsed out last weekend’s series loss and got its mojo back with a 7-4 victory over Washington State in Pullman on Tuesday night.
Tue., April 19, 2016, 11:22 p.m.
WSU’s John Olerud named Pac-12 Player of the Century
Former Washington State pitcher and first baseman John Olerud was named the Pac-12 Player of the Century on Monday by the Pac-12 Conference.
Mon., April 18, 2016, 7:42 p.m.
Pac-12 honors Cougars second baseman Trek Stemp
Washington State second baseman Trek Stemp was named Pac-12 Conference Baseball Player of the Week, conference commissioner Larry Scott announced Monday.
Tue., April 12, 2016, 11:18 p.m.
First-place Gonzaga riding seven-game win streak
What a difference a year makes.
Tue., April 5, 2016, 11:15 p.m.
Freshman Justin Blatner delivers on mound for Gonzaga
Justin Blatner got all the help any freshman pitcher could ask for in his first start, and he barely needed any of it.
Fri., April 1, 2016, 10:49 p.m.
Hamilton notches first win as Cougars top Arizona State
That it took so long for Washington State pitcher Ian Hamilton to pick up his first win is less a statement about the righty’s ability on the mound, and more …
Thu., March 3, 2016, 9:10 p.m.
Sloppy Cougars drop home opener to Utah Valley
Utah Valley (5-5) took advantage of three Washington State (3-6) errors in the third inning to score three runs and the Wolverines cruised to an 8-0 nonconference victory on Thursday …
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 10:49 p.m.
Cougars give baseball coach Marty Lees first victory with 9-8, 10-inning win at Texas State
It took four games, but Marty Lees finally has his first win as Washington State baseball coach.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 11:41 p.m.
WSU’s Ian Hamilton steps from closer to Friday night ace
Shortly after Marty Lees became Washington State’s newest baseball coach, he contacted the team’s best player and told him he was switching positions.
Sun., July 12, 2015
Former Cougar notches first win
The Marlins got what should have been a feel-good win for a rookie pitcher making his first major league start Saturday at Marlins Park at Miami. The 14-3 victory was …
Wed., July 8, 2015
Area roundup: Former WSU baseball players selected to minor league All-Star games
Former Washington State pitcher Adam Conley was selected to start the Triple-A All-Star Game for the Pacific Coast League and former Cougar third baseman Nick Tanielu started for the West …
Fri., June 12, 2015
Dan Spencer named WSU baseball associate head coach
In his first move since being named Washington State’s head baseball coach, Marty Lees named Dan Spencer the Cougars’ associate baseball head coach Thursday. The move reunites Spencer with Lee …
Thu., June 4, 2015
Washington State hires recruiting whiz Marty Lees as baseball coach
PULLMAN – Washington State athletic director Bill Moos announced the hiring of Marty Lees as the new Cougars baseball coach on Wednesday, citing Lees’ success as an assistant coach at …
Wed., June 3, 2015, 2:07 p.m.
WSU hires Marty Lees as new baseball coach
PULLMAN — Washington State athletic director Bill Moos announced the hire of Marty Lees as the new Cougars baseball coach on Wednesday, citing Lees’ success as an assistant coach at …
Thu., May 28, 2015
Area roundup: Cougs’ Joe Pistorese, Ian Hamilton All-Pac-12
Washington State Cougars pitchers Joe Pistorese and Ian Hamilton were named to the All-Pac-12 first team it was announced Wednesday. WSU infielder Ian Sagdal received honorable mention.
Wed., May 27, 2015
WSU fires baseball coach Marbut after 11 seasons
PULLMAN – Donnie Marbut’s decade as skipper of the Washington State baseball program ended on Tuesday, when athletic director Bill Moos fired him. “Though Donnie and his staff have worked …
Wed., May 27, 2015
Four possibilities for new WSU baseball coach
Washington State athletic director Bill Moos says that he will not discuss the details of his search for a new baseball coach, which he expects to complete as soon as …
Tue., May 26, 2015, 2:21 p.m.
WSU fires baseball coach Donnie Marbut
Donnie Marbut’s decade as skipper of the Washington State baseball program ended on Tuesday, when athletic director Bill Moos fired him.
Sun., May 24, 2015
Cougars lag way behind in baseball facilities race
PULLMAN – The longest, loudest base-race in baseball occurs every day of spring on Cougar Way in Pullman. In small groups of three or four, with gloves hung on bats …
Fri., May 15, 2015
Area roundup: Whitworth baseball falls short at regional
The Whitworth Pirates baseball team battled back in the ninth inning before falling 7-6 to Millsaps in the opening round of the NCAA Division III West Regional in Tyler, Texas, …
Thu., May 14, 2015
Baseball notes: Mitchell Gunsolus happy with decision
Gonzaga coach Mark Machtolf thinks third baseman Mitchell Gunsolus is a bit of an oddball. Usually college juniors need a bit more convincing to turn down six-figure signing bonuses, but …