After years of debating, voting, arguing, negotiating, planning and finally constructing, the new downtown outdoor sports facility – dubbed ONE Spokane Stadium – will open this fall adjacent to Spokane Arena and the Podium to finally give the five Spokane Public Schools a place to call home for football and soccer.
The Rogers football team hadn’t won a game in three years until an early-season matchup at Medical Lake last season. It’s been much longer since the program has made the playoffs or had any sort of state presence – as a team or for an individual athlete.
The group of seniors on the Pullman volleyball team have worked hard to keep their spot atop the Greater Spokane League 2A standings, winning the league title every year they've been a part of the program.
For some high school sports programs in the Greater Spokane League, success is measured in state playoff appearances and league titles. For others, it’s in the incremental improvement leading to more wins than the previous year.