In a COVID-altered season, the Northwest Athletic Conference’s schedule was adjusted many times over as teams played between six and 17 games with two teams having their seasons canceled – Olympic and Shoreline.
Flanigan to Clinesmith, with a year in between, has to be one of the more remarkable runs in Spokane sports history. Seven-straight trips to state. A 23-5 record under the brightest lights. Three championships and trophies for second-, third-, fourth- and fifth-place finishes. A 101-17 record in the Greater Spokane League with six titles. A 174-27 record overall.
The addition of the event, which had been held at the University of Washington's Dempsey Indoor facility in Seattle for the past 18 years, will bring elite track and field athletes from the Big West and West Coast Conference on Feb. 18 and 19, and in 2023 and 2024.
KHQ obtained body camera footage through a public records request from the Coeur d’Alene Police Department that shows police arresting Gonzaga head basketball coach Mark Few on suspicion of a DUI, and the subsequent exchange between a police sergeant and Few at a hospital.
A couple of 18-year-old Spokane Chiefs, goalie Mason Beaupit and defenseman Graham Sward, received ‘C’ ratings on the NHL Central Scouting Service’s preliminary list of players to watch ahead of the 2022 NHL draft.
Six years after Lenn Sakata retired and two years after his jersey was retired, the former Gonzaga University and Spokane Indians infielder was back where you’d expect to find him – on a baseball field with a championship trophy in his hands.