Stories tagged: roos field
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019, 1:18 p.m.
The largest individual donation in Eastern Washington University history has given an early boost to the university’s ambitious plan to raise $25 million for renovations of Roos Field.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 6, 2019, 11:37 p.m.
Just another reminder that the old-school household economics learned as mom and dad balanced the checkbook at the kitchen table just don’t have much application in today’s world of college …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 6, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
The Eastern Washington University Board of Trustees unanimously approved a proposal by the school’s athletic department on Friday for renovations to its football stadium, Roos Field, a privately funded project …
UPDATED: Fri., May 10, 2019, 5:49 p.m.
Saying it needs ‘further review,’ Eastern Washington University doesn’t reveal renderings, price for revamped Roos Field
Saying it needs ‘further review,’ Eastern Washington University doesn’t reveal renderings, price for revamped Roos Field.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 6:38 p.m.
ALSC designed Washington State’s Cougar Football Complex, Gonzaga’s McCarthey Athletic Center and dozens of other notable buildings in the region.
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 5 a.m.
Lynn Hickey working to both chip away Eastern Washington athletic department’s debt and elevate its status
In USA Today’s annual fiscal report of NCAA Division I schools published last month, EWU ranked ranked 175th out of 230 for the 2016-2017 year. The department had $14,797,340 in …
UPDATED: Fri., July 27, 2018, 10:16 p.m.
Twenty-six years ago, Michelle Rohl was among the first women to represent the United States in race walking at the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. She still holds U.S. records …
UPDATED: Thu., July 26, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Hurricane Harvey and its rainfall-triggered flooding of Houston displaced thousands last year, including a decorated senior distance runner with the same namesake. Sabra Harvey, the 2017 U.S. Track and Field …
UPDATED: Wed., July 25, 2018, 8:07 p.m.
Thursday through Sunday, the USATF Masters Outdoor Championships in Cheney will showcase around 900 athletes in 15 age divisions; 400 . have qualified for the World Masters Championships in Spain …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
Pulling his cardboard eclipse glasses tight around his face, Cole Cullen squinted at a crescent of sun and counted down the minutes from the football bleachers at Eastern Washington University.
UPDATED: Fri., May 12, 2017, 10:46 p.m.
Eastern Washington has taken the first steps in exploring the feasibility of improving the school’s athletic facilities.
Sun., May 15, 2016, 4 a.m.
The answer to Eastern Washington’s football stadium problems may be near.
Sat., June 13, 2015
Today marks the end of an era at Eastern Washington University. The Class of 2015 will be the last to receive its diplomas at Roos Field, where June temperatures can …
Sat., Dec. 27, 2014, 3:55 p.m.
John Rodgers, the father of Eastern Washington University offensive tackle Jake Rodgers, died today after he collapsed in the Roos Field stands in the final minutes of Eastern’s game against …
Wed., Nov. 5, 2014
Patience doesn’t come naturally for Eastern Washington athletic director Bill Chaves. Better than anyone, Chaves can relate to the restlessness of Eagles football fans. Many are waiting impatiently for the …
Tue., Nov. 4, 2014, 8:41 p.m.
Patience doesn’t come naturally for Eastern Washington athletic director Bill Chaves.
Thu., Dec. 19, 2013, 7:04 p.m.
Many die-hard Eastern Washington football fans were disappointed in the poor attendance – 4,277 – at last weekend’s FCS quarterfinal game against Jacksonville State, especially in a year when regular-season …
Tue., Dec. 4, 2012
When asked how hosting at least two football playoff games this season will help the bottom line, Eastern Washington University athletic director Bill Chaves didn’t hesitate. “It really doesn’t,” said …
Fri., Nov. 30, 2012
The Gateway is half open, and Mike Westfall doesn’t intend to stop now. Eastern Washington Universtity’s vision for a multimillion-dollar, multiuse facility came into sharper focus this month – partly …
Fri., June 22, 2012
Fans may look at Eastern Washington University sports in a new way this year. State-of-the-art video scoreboards will be installed at both Roos Field and Reese Court, a university official …
Sat., Sept. 18, 2010
Red turf … renamed playing field … Big Sky Conference opener … the hated Griz in the house. Is there any element of intrigue missing from that list for the …
Sat., Sept. 18, 2010
Eastern Washington’s new football turf? I love it. It’s wild. That ridiculous red rug? I hate it. It’s just another gimmick in a gimmicked-up world.
Sun., Aug. 8, 2010
Just me and the guy on the next barstool, finding something to complain about other than a pint going for 4 bucks: Me: Worst. Contest. Ever.
Wed., May 26, 2010
Roos Field? Really? Well, OK.