Stories tagged: college baseball
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 9, 2019, 10:37 p.m.
Former Whitworth baseball coach ‘Spike’ Grosvenor leaves lasting legacy on, off the field after his death
A curveball that didn’t curve. That’s how I met Spike Grosvenor.
UPDATED: Mon., June 3, 2019, 10:30 p.m.
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 …
UPDATED: Thu., May 30, 2019, 10:19 p.m.
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.
Mon., May 27, 2019, 7:57 p.m.
Pac-12 champion UCLA is the No. 1 national seed for the NCAA baseball tournament.
Sun., May 26, 2019, 9:27 p.m.
Sam Linscott’s two-run single capped a five-run eighth inning and the Everett Trojans rallied for an 11-6 victory over the Community Colleges of Spokane, eliminating the Sasquatch from the Northwest …
UPDATED: Sat., May 25, 2019, 10:55 p.m.
Brenden Duncan hit a three-run home run, and CC Spokane beat Mt. Hood 9-3 Saturday at the NWAC Championship in Longview, Washington.
UPDATED: Fri., May 24, 2019, 11:25 p.m.
Washington State’s Nick Johnson, Sam Brixey and Christapherson Grant all moved ahead in the men’s 110-meter hurdles after Friday’s first round at the NCAA West Regional in Sacramento, California.
UPDATED: Fri., May 24, 2019, 11:09 p.m.
Joe Vranesh’s three-run homer to left-center in the seventh inning Friday snapped a 1-all tie, and Saint Mary’s held off Gonzaga 4-3 in a West Coast Conference Championship loser-out game …
UPDATED: Thu., May 23, 2019, 10:48 p.m.
McKabe Cottrell struck out 15, Justin Lutz added a two-run home run and CC Spokane beat Edmonds 5-2 Thursday in the first round of the NWAC Tournament in Longview, Washington.
UPDATED: Tue., May 21, 2019, 8:25 p.m.
Johnston, now third in the country in doubles (26), is one away from the Gonzaga single-season record.
UPDATED: Tue., May 21, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
Marty Lees is out as baseball coach at Washington State University. The fourth-year coach has been fired with three games left on the Cougars’ schedule, WSU athletic director Pat Chun …
UPDATED: Sat., May 18, 2019, 10:55 p.m.
Maddy Mott threw a five-hitter, and North Idaho topped Clackamas 5-1 Saturday in a second-round game at the NWAC Softball Championship at Merkel Complex.
UPDATED: Sat., May 18, 2019, 9:02 p.m.
When Community Colleges of Spokane closer Reed Harrington’s fastball smacked into the leather of catcher Justin Lutz last week in Pasco, it retired a Columbia Basin hitter and signaled the …
Fri., May 17, 2019, 9:28 p.m.
Nick Trogrlic-Iverson pitched seven shutout innings and Nick Nyquist hit a solo homer Friday to lead Gonzaga to a 1-0 win over Loyola Marymount to open a West Coast Conference …
Fri., May 17, 2019, 4:44 p.m.
Matt Richardson’s RBI single to right field in the seventh inning Friday snapped a 1-all tie and Utah held on to defeat Washington State 2-1 in the middle game of …
UPDATED: Thu., May 16, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
Gonzaga or BYU – perhaps both – will earn the 2019 regular-season WCC title.
UPDATED: Thu., May 16, 2019, 7:09 p.m.
Briley Knight hit a three-run home run in the seventh inning, and Utah rallied to defeat Washington State 6-4 Thursday at Smith’s Ballpark in the opener of a three-game series.
UPDATED: Thu., May 16, 2019, 4:31 p.m.
Jack Bloxom was the face of North Idaho College’s baseball program for 30 years and a fixture in the region’s baseball scene.
Tue., May 14, 2019, 9:31 p.m.
Utah Valley overcame a 13-5 deficit Tuesday and shocked Washington State 20-13 in nonconference baseball play in Orem, Utah.
UPDATED: Sun., May 12, 2019, 10:13 p.m.
Sun., May 12, 2019, 7:43 p.m.
Josh Bristyan hit a grand slam and Jack Krauel added a three-run shot to power the Gonzaga Bulldogs (28-20) to a 22-4 victory on Sunday and a three-game nonconference sweep …
Sat., May 11, 2019, 10:31 p.m.
Mac Lardner allowed four hits over seven innings and Troy Johnston crushed a grand slam Saturday, leading Gonzaga to a 16-0 nonconference win over Lamar at Patterson Baseball Complex.
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019, 10:48 p.m.
The sophomore’s unorthodox delivery has helped him make the move to NCAA Division I baseball with aplomb.
UPDATED: Mon., May 6, 2019, 10:23 p.m.
Kyle Manzardo went 4 for 5 with a double, driving in two runs and scoring twice to guide the Washington State Cougars (10-33-1) to a 9-5 victory over the Gonzaga …
Sun., May 5, 2019, 7:22 p.m.
Andres Alvarez had three hits and drove in three runs and Tyson Guerrero and Garrett Gouldsmith hit home runs as the Cougars (9-33-1, 2-18-1) picked up their second Pac-12 Conference …
Sun., May 5, 2019, 6:56 p.m.
Jack Murphy hit a grand slam in the fifth inning and JC Santini, Joe Vranesh and Kevin Milam all homered in the seventh to propel the Saint Mary’s Gaels (27-18, …
UPDATED: Sat., May 4, 2019, 10:24 p.m.
Troy Johnston hit the go-ahead home run in the seventh inning, Nick Nyquist added four RBIs, and Gonzaga pulled away to beat Saint Mary’s 12-3 Saturday at the Patterson Baseball …
Fri., May 3, 2019, 11:23 p.m.
Washington batted around in a five-run fourth inning and eased past Washington State 7-2 Friday night in a Pac-12 baseball game at Bailey-Brayton Field in Pullman.
UPDATED: Thu., May 2, 2019, 10:02 p.m.
Ernie Yake isn’t much different than the throngs of under-the-radar baseball recruits who’ve gone on to thrive at Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 10:36 p.m.
Troy Johnston smacked a two-run home run, Nick Trogrlic-Iverson pitched five effective innings, and Gonzaga hung on to defeat No. 3 Oregon State 6-3 on Tuesday night.