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Stories tagged: Eastern Washington

Area roundup: Hodgins tops 1,000 points in Eastern win over CS Fullerton

Delaney Hodgins became the 17th player in Eastern Washington women’s history to score 1,000 points as the Eagles continued their hot play of late with an 84-67 victory over Cal …

EWU beats Seattle in 2OT for 2nd time in 12 days

Bogdan Bliznyuk scored 31 points with 12 rebounds, Felix Von Hofe added 19 points and Eastern Washington defeated Seattle in double overtime for the second time in 12 days, pulling …

Locally: Former Central Valley star Madison Hovren tops Patriot League

It may have taken Madison Hovren a season to crack the starting lineup with the U.S. Military Academy’s women’s basketball team, but now that she’s there, the former Central Valley …

Area roundup: Erik Farias helps St. George’s beat Lakeside (WA)

Erik Farias finished one assist shy of a triple-double with 20 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists to help St. George’s overcome a shaky first quarter and beat visiting Lakeside …

Eastern women’s soccer edges Idaho for spot in Big Sky tournament title match

Sophomore Allison Raniere scored her first goal of the season with time running down Friday as Eastern Washington clinched a spot in the Big Sky Conference women’s soccer tournament title …

College basketball: Idaho men selected second in Big Sky preseason coaches’ poll

Idaho, which returns its top five scorers from last season, was selected No. 2 in the Big Sky Conference men’s basketball preseason coaches’ poll, the conference announced Friday.

EWU Eagles open conference volleyball season with 3-1 win over Montana Grizzlies

Jessica Gilbert hit .360 and had 11 kills, Sophie Miller handed out 40 assists and Eastern Washington flew past Montana for a 25-20, 19-25, 25-13, 15-11 victory in Missoula in …

WSU volleyball tries to carry winning ways into conference

Three titles in four volleyball tournaments, and a fourth just slipped through Washington State’s fingertips. Receiving votes in the national poll for three consecutive weeks. A 10-2 record, matching rival …

Area roundup: Idaho women top field at Cougar Cup

Area roundup: Idaho powered through Palouse Ridge Golf Course in Pullman to win the WSU Cougar Cup on Tuesday by four strokes over Washington State and Cal State-Fullerton – the …

Eastern Washington pulls off big upset over Washington State

PULLMAN – If the 2016 Washington State football season is as successful as the 2015 version, it will be a happy year for the Cougars and their fans.

But the …

Blanchette: Eastern deserves credit for showing talent, moxie

The biggest football victory in Eastern Washington football history … well, don’t kid yourselves. It was six years ago when there was a national championship at stake.

WSU-EWU: players of the game

Players of the game

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Area roundup: No. 5 Washington volleyball avoids upset against Idaho

Idaho had a chance at a volleyball upset against No. 5 Washington, but in the end the Huskies prevailed with a 25-18, 19-25, 25-21, 25-16 decision at the Seattle University …

EWU at WSU: Two-minute drill

The Cougars will have more talent at every position except for one. Cooper Kupp is probably the best receiver WSU will face all season, and he will make a case …

Locally: WSU to host volleyball clinics this fall

The Washington State volleyball coaching staff and players will host a series of “Little Spikers” clinics this fall for girls and boys ages 5 through 10.

EWU football vows to return to championship level

For Eastern Washington football fans, it was a November to forget: three straight losses and no postseason.

Eagles increase home games

For the first time in several years, Eastern Washington basketball fans will get to see their team play early and often at Reese Court. “If Eastern fans want to enjoy …

Locally: Papermill Printing teams excel at Washington State Senior Games

Several local athletes recently earned gold medals while competing in the Washington State Senior Games held in Olympia.

EWU wins Big Sky Conference President’s Cup

Eastern Washington University has won the Big Sky Conference Presidents’ Cup for the second consecutive year.

EWU will host subregional of Legends Classic

The Eastern Washington Eagles men’s basketball team will host Bryant on Nov. 21 in Cheney and either Seattle or Louisiana-Monroe the following day in a four-team subregional of the Legends …

Area coaches had special connection with Pat Summitt

Pat Summitt’s historic career not only made Tennessee women’s basketball a household name, her influence marched out of Knoxville and destroyed any notion that a woman or a mother couldn’t …

Montreal Alouettes acquire rights to former Oregon, EWU quarterback Vernon Adams

The Montreal Alouettes acquired the Canadian Football League rights to former Oregon quarterback Vernon Adams on Friday from the British Columbia Lions for a first-round pick next year.

Eastern deputy A.D. Halpin to become A.D. at Winthrop University

Eastern Washington deputy athletic director Ken Halpin has been named athletic director at Winthrop University, the South Carolina school announced Monday.

College track and field: Washington’s Katie Knight wins women’s 10,000 at Pac-12 Championships

Washington junior Katie Knight (North Central High) won her first Pac-12 Conference Championships title Saturday when she cruised to a 20-second victory in the women’s 10,000 meters at Husky Track …

College track and field: Eastern Washington athletes win three titles at Big Sky Championships

Seniors Katie Mahoney and Kaytlyn Coleman, and freshman Larry Still picked up wins Friday for Eastern Washington as the Big Conference outdoor track and field championships opened in Greeley, Colorado.

Washington will not raise I-90 speed limit to 75

The state decided Wednesday it will not raise the speed limit to 75 mph along rural portions of Interstate 90 in Eastern Washington.

Michael Roos heads 2016 class for EWU Athletics Hall of Fame

Michael Roos has his name on the Eastern Washington University football stadium. Now it’ll be enshrined in the trophy case inside Reese Court, too.

College tennis: Idaho’s Marianna Petrei named Big Sky women’s MVP

Idaho freshman Marianna Petrei was named Big Sky Conference women’s tennis Most Valuable Player, the conference announced Friday.

College sports: Four area athletes receive weekly honors

Eastern Washington senior Kaytlyn Coleman received her third consecutive athlete of the week honor Tuesday when the Big Sky Conference saluted her performance at the Mt. Sac Relays.