Stories tagged: great northern league
UPDATED: Tue., March 3, 2020
State 2A, 1A preview: Local teams from Great Northern, Northeast A leagues take the hard road to Yakima
The Great Northern League and the Northeast A League have to join with other leagues in order to reach state. This year, it was tough getting through the glue for …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 5, 2020
Brie Holecek is fairly typical of the kind of leading scorer the East Valley girls basketball program develops season after season: a sharpshooter who is just as happy to pass …
Thu., Jan. 30, 2020
Prep wrestling notebook: West Valley standout Gaje Caro aiming for higher Mat Classic finish after 2019 injury
Gaje Caro has won eight straight since his most recent injury forfeit on Jan. 4, and is aiming to be West Valley’s first individual state champion since 2016.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 27, 2020
With the WIAA’s adjustments to classifications, the Greater Spokane League will look drastically different next year, incorporating the Great Northern League to become a 4A/3A/2A league, starting next school year.
Thu., Jan. 9, 2020
For the last six years the two primary gymnasiums at West Valley High School turn into a hotbed of basketball activity for three days between Christmas and New Year’s Eve …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 18, 2019
A proposed merger of the region’s two largest high school sports leagues – Greater Spokane League and the Great Northern League – will move forward after the Spokane Public Schools …
Fri., Oct. 4, 2019
Roundup of Friday’s prep football action from across Eastern Washington and North Idaho.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 18, 2019
He’s used to the question. It’s one he’s heard thousands of times by now. When your name is uncommon, and Alyjouah is all of that, people are going to ask …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 4, 2019
Coach Craig Whitney is no doubt glad his West Valley Eagles have earned a little preseason praise. The Seattle Times’ preseason rankings have them ranked No. 6 in Class 2A …
UPDATED: Thu., May 16, 2019
Roundup of Thursday’s prep golf action from across the region.
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019
The WIAA Representative Assembly voted to pass eight amendments for the 2019-20 school year. One in particular will grab the attention of high school football fans in Eastern Washington.
Fri., Feb. 8, 2019
Roundup of Friday’s District 7 2A boys and girls district basketball tournaments
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019
The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) voted Monday morning in Renton to approve two proposals that will dramatically change the state’s classification system.
Thu., Jan. 24, 2019
Proposed changes to WIAA school classification rules could have significant effect on Great Northern League, too
The Great Northern League is staring change right in the face. The Class 2A league is small, but mighty. Five teams battle it out in every sport, and the teams …
Mon., Jan. 21, 2019
The WIAA will meet on Jan. 28 to vote on amendments to its operating charter. The outcome of those votes could have wide-ranging and potentially dramatic impact on high school …
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019
It’s a typical girls basketball practice session at East Valley High, which means there are happy sounds filling the gym.
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018
Roundup of Friday’s prep football action from around the region
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 30, 2018
If West Valley coach Craig Whitney had concerns about graduating 19 players off a team that posted a 22-3 record over the past two years, maybe those fears were abated …
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018
West Valley graduated 19 players off a team that posted a 22-3 record over the last two years – a ton of talent for any program.
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017
Connor Whitney played center field for the undefeated West Valley Eagles all night long Friday at East Valley.
Wed., Sept. 13, 2017
GSL boys: The streak could end this fall. That streak is North Central’s incredible run of 11 straight State 3A championships.
Wed., April 5, 2017
Prep track and field glances
Wed., March 22, 2017
Prep softball glances
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017
Prep baseball glances
Sat., Feb. 25, 2017
After a slow first half, Emily Fletcher scored 11 points, seven in the fourth quarter, to help East Valley pull away from Port Angeles 56-33 on Saturday at University HS …
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016
Mead is given the nod to capture the league championship over North Central, University and Central Valley
Tue., Nov. 8, 2016
Once the defense and special teams had done everything Pullman needed to get a win over Prosser in Tuesday night’s winner-to-state game, it was only fitting that the defense have …
Thu., Sept. 15, 2016
Prep roundup: Shannon Frucci scored two goals in the first 20 minutes and Madison Savoie notched the game-winner in a shootout as the East Valley Knights (3-1, 2-0) eked out …
Wed., Sept. 7, 2016
Mead, which took fifth at state last year, returns five starters
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016
There are a lot of question marks throughout the Great Northern League so picking a favorite is a challenge.