Stories tagged: area college sports
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 20, 2019, 10:05 p.m.
The No. 21 Washington State volleyball team was tripped up by Arizona State on Sunday, dropping a five-set decision to the Sun Devils in Pullman.
Sun., Oct. 13, 2019, 10:08 p.m.
No. 24 Washington State volleyball defeated Oregon State in four sets and the No. 15 WSU women’s soccer team played to a scoreless draw with Arizona State.
Sun., Oct. 6, 2019, 9:54 p.m.
Makamae Gomera-Stevens scored 1 minute, 11 seconds into overtime and the 14th-ranked Washington State Cougars earned a 1-0 victory over the No. 20 California Golden Bears in Pac-12 Conference women’s …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 2, 2019, 8:05 p.m.
Gonzaga’s women’s soccer team is ready to live up to its preseason West Coast Conference expectations.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 28, 2019, 10:13 p.m.
Makamae Gomera-Stevens scored the go-ahead goal in the 73rd minute, and Washington State rallied for a 2-1 victory over Oregon State in a Pac-12 Conference women’s soccer game Saturday night.
Sat., Sept. 28, 2019, 4:17 p.m.
Ganey, a history teacher at University High School and former head football coach of the Titans, was an Associated Press College Division All-America honorable mention at Allegheny in 1969s.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 25, 2019, 8:51 p.m.
Hannah Pukis notched 41 assists and 10 digs, and Washington State rallied to defeat eighth-ranked Washington 22-25, 25-22, 25-20, 25-20 Wednesday in the Pac-12 opener at Bohler Gym.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 24, 2019, 6:30 p.m.
Coming off the best season in terms of wins and advancement in the NCAA Tournament in coach Jen Greeny’s eight-year tenure, Washington State volleyball needed reinforcements. Lots of them. So …
Sun., Sept. 22, 2019, 9:39 p.m.
Elyse Bennett and Molly Myers scored second-half goals and No. 24 Washington State held off red-hot Pepperdine 2-1 on Sunday at the Rainbow Wahine Shootout.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019, 7:07 p.m.
Chris Stokes, a sprinter on the University of Idaho track team in the mid-1980s, a four-time Olympian and an active member of the Jamaican Bobsleigh Team since its inception in …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019, 8:25 p.m.
Former Gonzaga coach Dan Fitzgerald headlines 2019 Inland Northwest Sports Hall of Fame induction class
Fitzgerald, who died in 2010 at the age of 67, took the Bulldogs to their first NCAA Tournament in 1995 and posted a 252-171 record in 15 years as head …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 19, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
College soccer notebook: Former Central Valley star Maggie Ames the latest in strong soccer bloodline at Concordia
Maggie Ames, a former Greater Spokane League MVP for the Bears, is already averaging 43 minutes a game as a true freshman.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 6:58 p.m.
Locally: Former soccer coach Sean Bushey among inductees into Whitworth Heritage Gallery hall of fame
The winningest soccer coach in school history, two NCAA Division III individual champions and the best women’s soccer player of her generation comprise the 30th class of the Whitworth Heritage …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 10:25 p.m.
Sarah Stratigakis and Meredith Haakenson scored first-half goals as Michigan upset No. 13 Washington State 2-1 Friday at Lower Soccer Field.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019, 9:23 p.m.
North Idaho College athletic director Al Williams will retire this month, the school announced Monday, four weeks after the NIC men’s basketball program was hit with a series of sanctions …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019, 6:23 p.m.
As its past 52 opponents have found out, it’s tough to beat the Community Colleges of Spokane volleyball team. Some of the reasons why were evident on the Sasquatch’s recent …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 9, 2019, 9:45 p.m.
The Amateur Athletic Union – or AAU – is often associated with travel teams, money and LaVar Ball. The Spokane Hoops Association is looking to change the negative connotations that …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 7, 2019, 10:06 p.m.
In 23 years as head coach at South Kitsap High School, Ed Fisher turned the Port Orchard school into a state football powerhouse – 197 wins, 17 straight playoff appearances, …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 5, 2019, 10:57 p.m.
Washington State’s senior midfielder went 90 minutes without seeing the 17th-ranked Cougars – the country’s top-scoring team – slip one by pesky Gonzaga on Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 4, 2019, 4:11 p.m.
The University of Texas will retire the No. 33 jersey of women’s basketball player Kamie Ethridge, the first time the school has so honored a female athlete.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 1, 2019, 9:21 p.m.
Makamae Gomera-Stevens scored a goal just 21 seconds into the match and the 23rd-ranked Washington State Cougars (3-0) breezed to a 6-3 nonconference victory over the James Madison Dukes (1-2) …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 31, 2019, 10:06 p.m.
Pia Timmer notched 16 kills and eight digs, and Washington State beat Stony Brook 25-12, 25-15, 25-21 Saturday at the season-opening James Madison Invitational.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 31, 2019, 6:47 p.m.
Eight gold, four silver and one bronze. That’s the medal haul for a half-dozen members of ParaSport Spokane at the 2019 Parapan American Games last week in Lima, Peru.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019, 9:57 p.m.
Morgan Weaver scored twice in the first 12 minutes and No. 23 Washington State soccer routed Montana 6-0 on Friday night at the Lower Soccer Field in Pullman.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
The youth movement is on for the four area Division I volleyball programs, particularly on the Palouse.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 27, 2019, 5:36 p.m.
Circling Raven Golf Club will host a Symetra Tour event for three years, beginning with the inaugural Circling Raven Championship next August.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 24, 2019, 6:32 p.m.
Hughes, the Mt. Spokane head coach since 2001, was named the 2019 NWCA High School Boys Coach of the Year for the state of Washington.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 21, 2019, 7:33 p.m.
To say Washington State’s 2018 soccer season was a roller coaster would be an understatement.
Tue., Aug. 20, 2019, 4:50 p.m.
Seventy-five years ago, golf’s grand stage was Spokane’s Manito Golf and Country Club and the 1944 PGA Championship, the first major held in the state of Washington.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 18, 2019, 6:22 p.m.
The television coverage of Eastern Washington and Idaho football games in 2019 is growing. SWX announced it will carry four Eagles and two Vandals home games, augmenting those announced earlier …