Stories tagged: dave nichols
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 6:58 p.m.
It’s a 4A/3A week in the Greater Spokane League, so there are no playoff implications on the line – but there are a few interesting matchups.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 3, 2019, 4:40 p.m.
With all due respect to the three other teams in the Greater Spokane League 4A ranks, the league title could very well be determined by the three games between Mead, …
Mon., Sept. 30, 2019, 9:15 p.m.
For high school sports, the local paper is still the primary place to get the previous day’s scores. It’s the only place to get them organized and together.
Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 5 a.m.
The annual “Battle of the Bell” doesn’t mean anything toward postseason play, but it’s a rivalry game unparalleled in the area, with a five-figure crowd expected at Albi Stadium on …
Sun., Aug. 11, 2019, 5 a.m.
After several years of the Seattle Mariners farm system bringing up the rear in national rankings, the M’s pipeline has been widely praised as a top-10 group following this season’s …
Sat., July 13, 2019, 8:29 p.m.
Allow us to gaze into the future to envision how draft picks, trade chips might shape what the Seattle Mariners might look like three years down the road.
UPDATED: Sat., June 1, 2019, 6:02 p.m.
It’s tough to be positive about a team that for the past 44 games has played at a .250 clip – a 40.5 win pace over a full season.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 7:17 p.m.
On Monday, Seattle Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto signaled to all in baseball that the M’s aren’t competing to end the longest playoff drought in American professional team sports for …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 7:39 p.m.
The overworked and underpaid preps writer and the debonair and charming TV anchor both went 5-1 last week, so it’s a one-game lead heading into Week 8
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 1:17 p.m.
Perhaps the overworked and underpaid preps writer should spend less time waxing philosophical or theoretical and more time actually looking at the games ahead of him.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 8, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
The Greater Spokane League has an increasingly troublesome problem. It has do to with competitive disparity between members – especially in its 3A ranks – and there’s no easy answer.
Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 5:55 p.m.
All credit where it’s due: The debonair and charming TV anchor knocked the overworked and underpaid (and still injured) preps writer off his lofty pedestal – at least for a …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 6:32 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep and Mt. Spokane, both ranked by the AP in their respective classifications, square off on Thursday at Albi Stadium.
Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 8:41 p.m.
Mt. Spokane gets one of its toughest draws of the season with a road game at Central Valley, which is anxious to bounce back from a stunning home loss.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 8:52 p.m.
The competitive portion of the Seattle Mariners schedule is over. It has been for a while, really.
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 7:10 p.m.
The Greater Spokane League schedule features all six 4A teams against each other in Week 3 in an interesting slate of games.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 5:06 p.m.
The overworked and underappreciated preps writer got off to a two-win lead over the debonair and charming TV anchor, but as we all know these things can turn on a …
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 6 a.m.
Now that the skies have cleared and the air is a bit cooler, thoughts turn to football. The Washington high school season starts tonight in some places and on Friday …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
The start of high school football debuts a new chapter in the ongoing saga that is “Pick 6,” brought to you by The Spokesman-Review and SWX.
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018, 5 a.m.
Out of Right Field: Distractions abound for Mariners as Felix Hernandez moves to pen and Robinson Cano returns
As if the Seattle Mariners didn’t have enough to deal with on the field, off-field issues with their two stars and highest paid players will complicate anything the team does …
UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
No one involved wants Ichiro Suzuki’s storied big-league career to end this way, but it may be unavoidable.
Sun., Oct. 29, 2017, 8 p.m.
The football regular season in over, yet the 4A Greater Spokane League playoff seedings still have not been completely settled.
Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 6:10 a.m.
My editors have graciously allowed me to use this space on Mondays to use pretty much as I see fit – as a column, update league races after games over …
Sun., Oct. 5, 2014
I’ve been a fan of the Washington Redskins since I was a child. One of my first memories was Super Bowl VII, huddled around a small black and white television …