Stories tagged: christian jurlina
Mon., March 13, 2017
Whitworth Pirates seniors Kenny Love, a guard, and forward Christian Jurlina were named to the D3hoops.com All-West Region second team, it was announced on Monday.
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017
The Whitworth Pirates, led by senior Kyle Roach’s 21 points, held off the Linfield Wildcats 76-64 in the semifinal of the four-team Northwest Conference tournament.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 27, 2017
It’s not often the sequel outshines the original. But Friday night’s showing at the Whitworth Fieldhouse proved that a second stomping of Willamette is just as satisfying as the first.
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017
The Whitworth Pirates learned a little more about themselves Saturday night.
Fri., March 4, 2016
Whitworth can avenge its only loss and earn a spot in the Sweet 16 Saturday night as it faces a familiar foe, No. 11 Whitman, in the second round of …
Sat., Feb. 20, 2016
Kenny Love came away with a steal with 4 seconds left and Whitworth edged Pacific Lutheran 73-71 to claim its seventh straight Northwest Conference title Saturday in Parkland, Washington. The …
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016
A dream is a powerful thing. It can make you leave your family behind and chase that dream halfway around the world – all the way to Coeur d’Alene.
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016
Ambition can only take you so far, Christian Jurlina discovered three years ago. Sometimes you need a little luck.
Wed., Feb. 10, 2016
Leading up to No. 5 Whitworth’s recent run of success, 6-foot-10 center Drew Sears played the role of a big man who never played in big moments.
Tue., Jan. 26, 2016
Break his ankles, Kenny. That’s what Whitworth students yell whenever guard Kenny Love gets the ball at the top of the key for the No. 1 Pirates.
Sat., Jan. 16, 2016
Christian Jurlina had 17 points and seven rebounds and George Valle added 17 points and six rebounds as top-ranked Whitworth coasted past George Fox 91-57 in a Northwest Conference game …
Mon., Dec. 28, 2015
The No. 2 Whitworth Pirates are gambling that a mid-season tournament in Las Vegas will help prepare them for another late-season run.
Sat., Dec. 12, 2015
Christian Jurlina scored 19 of his game-high 21 points in the first half and the second-ranked Whitworth men’s basketball team improved to 8-0 with a 72-56 nonconference win over Colorado …
Thu., Dec. 3, 2015
The No. 2 Whitworth Pirates men’s basketball team keeps finding ways to win even without Northwest Conference player of the year Kenny Love, who has missed a couple of games …
Sat., Nov. 21, 2015
Christian Jurlina scored 20 points and the Whitworth men’s basketball team opened up a 27-point first-half lead and eased past Northwest 84-54 in a nonconference game Saturday in Spokane. Derek …
Thu., March 5, 2015
The No. 13 Whitworth Pirates traveled 2,000 miles to Atlanta to play in the NCAA Division III tournament, but they remain confident that their recipe for success will work in …
Wed., Feb. 25, 2015
Despite not starting all of its games, Whitworth guard Kenny Love has been named the Northwest Conference men’s basketball player of the year. Love, a 6-foot-1 sophomore from Santa Rosa, …
Sat., Dec. 20, 2014
The Whitworth men’s basketball team came back to life this week after 17 days between official games, and now finally returns home for two contests at Whitworth Fieldhouse. The Pirates …
Tue., Feb. 25, 2014
He stands on the side, clapping, as the five starters are introduced to the raucous cheers of the Whitworth faithful. But it only takes until the first timeout before Pirates …
Mon., Feb. 24, 2014
Sydney, Australia, native Christian Jurlina is the type of player who fuels a program like Whitworth to win five consecutive Northwest Conference championships.