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Stories tagged: central valley

UPDATED: Tue., May 28, 2019

60 teacher positions cut as Central Valley trims budget by $12.45 million

The Central Valley School Board unanimously approved $12.45 million in budget cuts Tuesday evening, which will result in the loss of about 60 teachers.

UPDATED: Mon., April 1, 2019

Point Loma coach and Central Valley graduate Ryan Looney keeps on winning

Looney, 42, led Point Loma to the NCAA Division II national title game on Saturday.

Failure to launch: Central Valley grad’s NASA internship delayed because of shutdown

Josh Ross, a 2014 Central Valley High School graduate, has been helping with a NASA project destined for Mars. The partial government shutdown has grounded his work.

Former Central Valley standout Beau Byus ready for final season on EWU line

Beau Byus is entering his fifth and final season as an Eastern Washington University football season. But there’s just one catch.

UPDATED: Thu., May 24, 2018

Prep notebook: Central Valley recognized as No. 1 girls basketball by MaxPreps

The Central Valley girls basketball team has finished No. 1 nationally for the 2017-18 season in MaxPreps’ Xcellent 25 poll of its sportswriters. The Bears edged out once-beaten Riverdale (36-1) …

Press Box Podcast: Central Valley’s Freddie Rehkow fortunate to be a part of ‘one of the best teams ever’

On Thursday, Central Valley girls basketball coach Freddie Rehkow chatted with Larry Weir, host of The Spokesman-Review’s Press Box Podcast, to discuss the magical 2017-18 season, a year that produced …

UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018

Central Valley boys basketball coach Rick Sloan will retire after 22-year career

As Central Valley basketball coach Rick Sloan prepares to ride off into the sunset, words he said announcing his surprise retirement this week resonated with those written at the dawn …

UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 13, 2018

All Spokane County school levies pass, most by overwhelming margins

Spokane Public Schools kept up its 40-year winning streak alive as voters approved its latest levy request to pay for personnel and sports activities. The levy request was passing with …

It’s on again: CV vs. U-Hi in Stinky Sneaker

Central Valley and University will compete for the Stinky Sneaker

UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 9, 2018

Four nominated for McDonald’s All-American girls team

Post Falls senior Melody Kempton, Central Valley’s Lacie and Lexie Hull and Sandpoint’s Grace Kirscher were nominated for the McDonald’s All-American girls high school basketball team on Tuesday.

UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017

Lexie Hull, Central Valley ace first test, rout Bellarmine Prep by 36 points

Lexie Hull scored 24 points – the first 10 of the game and 22 in the first half when it mattered – and Central Valley avenged its only loss of …

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017

State soccer: Central Valley, West Valley, St. George’s seek state titles

By the lofty standards of Central Valley girls soccer coach Andres Monrroy, the Bears are having a B-plus season.

Evan Peters helps Central Valley cross country triumph despite tragedy

For the first time in a decade, a new school will have its name etched into the Greater Spokane League boys cross country trophy.

Central Valley overcomes rough three quarters and pulls away from Mead

Hunter Chodorowski rushed for 185 yards and a 53-yard touchdown and Central Valley finally found its offensive traction in the final stanza and ran away from Mead, 33-17, at Albi …

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 11, 2017

Win over Gonzaga Prep carries lesson for Central Valley team

Central Valley pounded out a rare win at home over Gonzaga Prep last week.

UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 25, 2017

CV boys take 3rd, NC 10th at cross country meet in Boise

The Central Valley boys cross country team took third Saturday at the prestigious Bob Firman Invitatonal in Boise.

Good mix makes Central Valley area an attractive landing spot

Some days former Spokane Valley Mayor Diana Wilhite can hear howling coyotes from her home on Shelley Lake.

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 22, 2017

Grant Hannan leads Central Valley past North Central, 41-7

Grant Hannan is getting the hang of this starting quarterback thing. In Central Valley’s 41-7 Greater Spokane League pasting of visiting North Central on Friday, the former back-up looked like …

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 15, 2017

Central Valley overwhelms Ferris, 48-7 in GSL football

Neither team had played in two weeks. It appeared the Central Valley Bears, though, took advantage the most of the down time and defeated Ferris 48-7.

Central Valley boys cross country team lives on its ‘own planet’

Central Valley boys cross country coach Kieran Mahoney knows his team has a chance to accomplish some special things this fall.

Greg Lee: Greater Spokane League football will be nothing short of entertaining

What have we learned after two weeks of high school football for Greater Spokane League teams?

Gonzaga Prep football team faces difficult season opener Friday

The best game this weekend involving an area team is likely Gonzaga Prep’s showdown against 3A powerhouse Eastside Catholic.

2017 GSL 4A preview: Gonzaga Prep loaded for another deep state run

Does Dave McKenna’s Gonzaga Prep Bulldogs have the makings of the team that went 14-0 and captured the State 4A championship two years ago? Time will tell.

Area high school football teams prep for openers

The high school football season is just now beginning its second week.

GSL Media Day: Sans blocking sled, Greg Lee takes tour of GSL football teams

The air in the SWX sports studio was chock full of optimism Monday. Powered by NWPrepsNow, The Spokesman-Review and SWX sponsored the first Greater Spokane League Football Media Day – …

Catching up with CV alum Will Davis of the San Francisco 49ers

After a summer of frequenting the links, catching up with family and introducing his 19-week-old daughter, Will Davis reported to San Francisco 49ers training camp on Thursday, his body healthy …

Students place at FBLA nationals

Several students from Central Valley, East Valley and Freeman high schools placed in the top 10 in their categories at the 2017 National Future Business Leaders of America Leadership Conference …

UPDATED: Thu., July 6, 2017

Greg Lee: An early peek at Greater Spokane League football

The first Thursday in July got me to thinking. It’s not too early to talk high school football, right?

UPDATED: Tue., July 4, 2017

Youth notebook: West tops East in All-State football

The West rallied from a 10-0 halftime deficit to down the East 19-16 in the 53rd annual All-State football game Friday at Moses Lake. The East had a final possession …