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UPDATED: Tue., June 25, 2019

Former Saint Mary’s standout Calvin Hermanson returns to Spokane for first Spokane Hoops 3x3 World Invitational

Calvin Hermanson endured four years of jeers by raucous Kennel Club members, but the goggles-wearing All-West Coast Conference talent twice left the McCarthey Center with a smile.



UPDATED: Sat., June 22, 2019

Locally: Dan Fitzgerald, Jason Hanson voted into Washington Sports Hall of Fame

Hanson is a Mead High School graduate who cut his football kicking teeth on the turf at Albi Stadium and perfected the skills in Martin Stadium at Washington State that …


UPDATED: Fri., June 21, 2019

Youth notebook: Spokane’s Washington Elite softball team wins division title at Summer Warmup tournament

Makenzie Nelson’s RBI single capped a two-run third inning and provided the winning margin as Washington Elite of Spokane overcame Spokane Stealth-Shores 5-4 Sunday to win the Gold Division championship …


Hayden’s Reid Hatley wins Oregon Open Invitational in playoff

Hatley also made birdie on the 54th hole to get into the playoff


Idaho universities fall short of Title IX standards

Athletic programs at each of Idaho’s four publicly funded universities fell short of at least one aspect of federal Title IX standards, according to state data.


Idaho’s Lisa Johnson hired as Nebraska women’s golf coach

Nebraska has hired Lisa Johnson from Idaho to be the Cornhuskers’ new women’s golf coach. Athletic director Bill Moos announced Johnson would take over for Robin Krapfl, who resigned last …


Locally: Former Eastern Washington standout Dario Romero selected for school Hall of Fame induction

Dario Romero, who went from All-Greater Spokane League to All-American at Eastern Washington to an 11-year professional career, has been selected to be inducted into the EWU Athletics Hall of …


Youth notebook: Jordan Rabe, Jailyn Strauss win Spokane Girls Fastpitch Softball Association Scholarship Awards

Jordan Rabe of Northwest Christian and Jailyn Strauss of Ferris, all-stars on the field and Spokane Scholars honorees off, were named 2019 recipients of the Spokane Girls Fastpitch Softball Association …


University of Washington finds star athlete’s sexual assault allegation credible, but athletic executive quietly moved on

Cassandra Strickland was a star volleyball player at the University of Washington when she says an executive in the athletic department offered her a ride home, then sexually assaulted her …


UPDATED: Sun., June 9, 2019

Peter Lansburgh shoots 66, earns Lilac Invitational title, celebratory shower

Peter Lansburgh, a 31-year-old pro from Sacramento, pulled away on the back nine for a four-stroke victory with a 72-hole total of 18-under 270 at the Lilac City Invitational on …


UPDATED: Sat., June 8, 2019

Peter Lansburgh moves into Lilac City Invitational lead with third-round 66

Peter Lansburgh made the biggest move, firing a 6-under-par 66 for a three-day total of 12 under and a one-shot lead over good friend Jesse Schutte. T.K. Kim and first-round …


Russell Grove takes one-shot lead midway through Lilac City Invitational

Russell Grove moved to the top of the Lilac City Invitational leader board Friday after another tough scoring day in breezy conditions at the Fairways.


Eastern Washington’s Keshun McGee places 18th at NCAA Track and Field Championships

Eastern Washington junior Keshun McGee placed 18th in the men’s triple jump Friday during the third day of the NCAA Track and Field Championships at Mike A. Myers Stadium.


UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019

Steve Tarkon grabs one-shot lead in Lilac with opening-round 65; Derek Bayley one shot back

Gusty winds and speedy greens didn’t stop numerous pros from posting low scores Thursday in the first round of the Lilac City Invitational.


UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019

Rise Above scheduled to speak at Summer Slam 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament in Cusick

Before Jaci McCormack sent Illinois State to the 2005 NCAA Tournament by way of a buzzer-beating jumper, Native American women’s basketball players had rarely experienced that salient position.


Mt. Spokane graduate John Dressel places 10th in men’s 10,000 meters at NCAA Championships

Colorado junior John Dressel (Mt. Spokane High) placed 10th in the men’s 10,000-meter run Wednesday as the NCAA Track and Field Championships began its four-day run at Mike A. Myers …


UPDATED: Wed., June 5, 2019

New Washington State baseball coach Brian Green talks recruiting strategy, offensive philosophy at opening press conference

It’s supposed to be one of the sport’s cardinal sins – no crying in baseball – but Brian Green couldn’t brush away his emotions Wednesday as he was formally introduced …


Gonzaga women’s rowing ends season on high note with fifth straight trip to NCAA Championships

After two days of traveling back from the three-day NCAA Championships in Indianapolis, Marisa Wortman enjoyed the quiet and calm of a relatively empty Gonzaga campus on Tuesday.


UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019

Indian Canyon back to 18 holes after irrigation project but with five temporary greens

The temporary greens are on Nos. 5, 8, 9, 12 and 17, according to a city parks and recreation release.


UPDATED: Mon., June 3, 2019

Report: New Mexico State’s Brian Green hired as new Washington State baseball coach

Just two weeks after firing fourth-year coach Marty Lees amid another losing season for the Cougars on the baseball diamond, Chun has hired New Mexico State’s Brian Green to take …


Huskies bow out of softball series on Rachel Garcia’s walk-off HR for UCLA

Rachel Garcia hit a three-run walk-off homer in the 10th inning and threw a shutout as UCLA beat Washington 3-0 in 10 innings to reach the championship series.


Gonzaga women finish 20th at NCAA rowing championships

INDIANAPOLIS – The Gonzaga women’s rowing team finished 20th at the NCAA Championships at the Indianapolis Rowing Center at Eagle Creek Park on Sunday. Gonzaga’s varsity eight took first in …


NCAA rowing: Huskies claim women’s national championship with perfect score

The Washington women have returned to the top of the collegiate rowing world as the top-ranked Huskies swept all three grand finals to win the NCAA Championship in Indianapolis on …


UPDATED: Sat., June 1, 2019

Taran Alvelo strikes out 16; Washington tops Oklahoma State 1-0 at Women’s College World Series

Taran Alvelo struck out 16 in a complete-game shutout, and Washington defeated Oklahoma State 1-0 in a Women’s College World Series elimination game on Saturday night.


Gonzaga women’s rowing takes fourth in varsity eight race on second day of NCAA Championships

The Bulldogs’ varsity eight boat crossed the finish line in 6:54.132, nearly 10 seconds behind first-place Harvard (6:45.012).


UPDATED: Sat., June 1, 2019

Locally: Bonners Ferry’s Emmaline Pinkerton named Idaho’s Spirit of Sport recipient

Emmaline Pinkerton has encountered more obstacles than a 400-meter hurdler on a cinder track as she has attempted to get her athletic career untracked at Bonners Ferry High School.


UPDATED: Fri., May 31, 2019

Hoopfest deadline passed, but 50 teams can still get in

If you haven’t registered for Hoopfest, don’t count on getting in. Don’t rule it out, either.


UPDATED: Fri., May 31, 2019

Area roundup: Gonzaga’s varsity eight boats place fifth during first day of NCAA Championships

The Gonzaga women’s rowing team finished fifth in the varsity eight and second varsity eight races Friday during the first day of the NCAA Championships at the Indianapolis Rowing Center …


UPDATED: Thu., May 30, 2019

Throwing darts: Community Colleges of Spokane baseball trio became viral sensations with off-field antics

The most nerve-wracking pitch of Reed Harrington’s brilliant junior college career involved a Styrofoam dart and a bald head.