Jen Greeny has been part of 12 of the program’s 16 NCAA appearances and the latest likely rates as one of the most satisfying. The Cougars battled through an 0-4 start, adversity and injuries, including outside hitter Pia Timmer missing the last five matches, to earn an at-large berth.
It may be a stretch, but local Washington State football fans could find themselves in a rooting interest pickle for Friday’s Apple Cup in Seattle. On one hand, the Cougars. On the other, the Washington Huskies, whose head coach happens to be a former Gonzaga Prep standout and a walk-on football player at WSU.
Washington State has a couple of important objectives entering its final home stand of the volleyball season. One, send lone senior Penny Tusa out in style in her last Bohler Gym matches against No. 13 Oregon on Thursday and Oregon State on Sunday. Two, enhance the Cougars’ resume in hopes of securing the program’s sixth consecutive NCAA Tournament appearance.
In his first media availability of the season on Thursday, Gonzaga men’s basketball coach Mark Few said he is “incredibly remorseful” about his actions that led to a DUI in September and hopes to turn the mistake into something positive.
Briann January is regarded as one of the best girls high school basketball players to come out of Spokane. She will now forever be remembered as one of the finest women’s players ever at Arizona State University.