Stories tagged: WSU baseball
Fri., Feb. 15, 2013
WSU baseball coach expects more balance this season
PULLMAN – The names and numbers – some of them record-setting – have changed for Washington State’s starting lineup this season. Gone is all-time home run leader Derek Jones. So, …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2012
Gonzaga preseason All-American; LC grad Webb signs with Brewers
Zags’ Gonzales preseason baseball All-American College baseball: Gonzaga University junior pitcher/first baseman Marco Gonzales was named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association 2013 Preseason All-American team Thursday. Gonzales, the …
Mon., May 21, 2012
Cougars drop series to Beavers, won’t play postseason
PULLMAN – Any remaining doubt was erased once the final out of Sunday’s game was recorded: The Washington State baseball team isn’t going to make the postseason. That disappointing truth …
Sun., May 20, 2012
Jones’ walk-off homer lifts Cougs past OSU
PULLMAN – Autograph-seekers found their man just outside the press box atop the Bailey Brayton-Field seats, an unlikely hero signing baseballs and T-shirts and game rosters. It was P.J. Jones, …
Fri., May 11, 2012
Cougar baseball needs to get hot to make tourney
PULLMAN – Yes, Donnie Marbut says, the Washington State baseball team has to win this weekend’s series against Stanford. And probably each of its next two series after that.
Sun., May 6, 2012
Cougars’ bullpen comes up short in loss to Cal
PULLMAN – As a planned fireworks display sounded in the background, Donnie Marbut spent a good 15 minutes speaking with his Washington State baseball team in left field at Bailey-Brayton …
Fri., May 4, 2012
Whitworth baseball enjoys successful ride
It’s not hard to understand what Dan Ramsay was feeling when his Whitworth team clinched its first NCAA tournament bid last weekend. “The feeling I had at the end of …
Sun., April 29, 2012
Chleborad’s effort spoiled in WSU’s baseball loss
PULLMAN – Everything went Tanner Chleborad’s way on Saturday, and nothing did at the same time. No. 23 Arizona State had to get creative to score a pair of unearned …
Fri., April 20, 2012
Gonzaga baseball player Gonzales makes rapid recovery
Marco Gonzales took care of his injured knee about as well as he’s batted and pitched this season. So it was no surprise when the Gonzaga sophomore returned to the …
Fri., April 13, 2012
Cougar Jones sets career home run mark with 26 games to spare
PULLMAN – Even Derek Jones didn’t see this coming. Not this early, anyway.
Fri., March 30, 2012
Gonzaga’s Bolinger swings hot bat
Gonzaga baseball coach Mark Machtolf praised the starting pitching of Pepperdine, the team his Bulldogs face in the first of a three-game series tonight at 6 at the Patterson Baseball …
Tue., March 27, 2012
Sacre to play in Final Four all-star game
Gonzaga center Robert Sacre has been selected to play in the Reese’s Division I College All-Star men’s basketball game as part of the Final Four festivities this weekend in New …
Sun., Dec. 4, 2011
Sunday Locals: Women’s Olympic boxing trials to be in Spokane
The top 24 female amateur boxers in the country in three weight classes, including two from Western Washington, are expected to be in Spokane Feb. 13-19 to compete in the …
Sun., Oct. 2, 2011
Sunday Locals: Naughton joins WSU baseball staff
Michael Naughton, a graduate of Gonzaga University, where he played four years of baseball, has joined the Washington State baseball staff, Cougars head coach Donnie Marbut announced. Naughton, a native …
Sun., Sept. 25, 2011
Sunday Locals: Pendergraft joins Gonzaga as fund raiser
David Pendergraft, one of the more popular Gonzaga University athletes in recent years, has accepted the position of Director of Athletic Giving for the athletic department, GU athletic director Mike …
Sun., July 3, 2011
In brief: Gonzaga, WSU baseball players earn regional honors
Three Gonzaga University baseball players and one from Washington State were named to the American Baseball Coaches Association/Rawlings NCAA Division I All-West Region teams. Catcher Cameron Edman was named to …
Thu., May 19, 2011, 7:53 p.m.
WSU’s Arnold sees final season hit skids
Chad Arnold has no regrets. Yet he regrets plenty. The former is personal. The latter is about this Washington State University baseball season, the home portion of which ends this …
Mon., March 14, 2011
Area roundup: WSU baseball sweeps Utah Valley State
Bret DeRooy pitched six shutout innings and the Washington State offense backed him with 11 hits as the Cougars beat Utah Valley 16-2 on Sunday in Pullman to complete a …
Sat., March 5, 2011
Taylor Ard has four RBIs as WSU slaps Oklahoma State
Taylor Ard homered and drove in four runs Friday to power Washington State to a 13-2 baseball win over Oklahoma State (6-3) at the Dairy Queen Classic in Tucson, Ariz. …
Tue., Dec. 21, 2010
In brief: Leaf will author books on his life
Football: Former Washington State quarterback Ryan Leaf said he will write three books about his life, football career and addiction to painkillers. The deal was announced Monday by Crimson Oak …
Mon., Aug. 16, 2010, 5:21 p.m.
Marbut signs new WSU contract
Washington State head baseball coach Donnie Marbut has signed a three-year rollover contract that will keep him in Pullman through at least the 2013 season, athletic director Bill Moos announced …
Tue., June 8, 2010
Hogs handle Cougs, advance
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Before the Cougars had a chance to get in it, they were out of it. Arkansas ended Washington State’s season Monday night at Baum Stadium, defeating the …
Mon., June 7, 2010
Two wins mean WSU will face off with Arkansas today
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Washington State finally found the right combination Sunday night. And just in the nick of time, too.
Sun., June 6, 2010, 10:14 p.m.
Cougs play on
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Washington State finally found the right combination Sunday night. And just in the nick of time, too. Facing elimination from the Fayetteville Regional, the Cougars pounded out …
Sun., June 6, 2010
WSU falls into loser-out round against KSU
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Arkansas has Washington State’s number, at home or something like it. The Razorbacks defeated the Cougars 6-4 in the second round of the Fayetteville Regional at Baum …
Sat., June 5, 2010, 10:02 p.m.
Razorbacks edge Cougars
The Arkansas Razorbacks defeated the Cougars 6-4 in the second round of the Fayetteville Regional at Baum Stadium on Saturday night.
Sat., June 5, 2010
It’s worth the wait for Cougars
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – The Cougars haven’t had this kind of postseason start in a generation. Cody Bartlett clubbed an unlikely two-run home run in the bottom of the eighth inning, …
Fri., June 4, 2010, 9:02 p.m.
WSU triumphs in NCAA opener
Cody Bartlett’s two-run homer with two out in the eighth inning lifted Washington State to an 8-6 win over Kansas State on Friday night in the Fayetteville Regional.
Fri., June 4, 2010
Cougars’ baseball season turned around when Bartlett moved up in order
PULLMAN – With less than a month left in the baseball regular season, the Washington State Cougars were in trouble. They had just opened May by losing two of three …
Thu., June 3, 2010, 7:02 p.m.
Move helped turn Cougars around
The Cougars needed something, a jump-start, a transfusion, anything to save the season. They got it.