Stories tagged: softball
Sat., Aug. 3, 2019, 4:46 p.m.
Director of athletics Tim Demant moved quickly to fill the position after Cristal Brown, who had been the head coach for eight seasons, resigned last week to become head coach …
UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019, 8:34 p.m.
Mt. Spokane Wild are sending a team to state in each of the three American Legion baseball divisions.
Sun., July 21, 2019, 7:08 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Forgot about step backs and dropped popups. Today is about celebrating the Mariners’ past. More precisely, today is about celebrating Edgar Martinez and his Mariner …
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 6:39 p.m.
Youth notebook: Spokane Junior Rifle Club wins title at Civilian Marksmanship Program National Championships
Zach Pearsall was a Good Samaritan, which enhanced his coolness under pressure that helped deliver a national championship to the Spokane Junior Rifle Club.
Fri., July 5, 2019, 3:58 p.m.
Youth sports notebook: Spokane Sounders 18U girls make it to quarterfinals at US Youth Soccer Far West Regionals
Spokane Sounders 18U girls had the best showing of five area teams that qualified for the US Youth Soccer Far West Regionals last month in Boise.
Fri., June 14, 2019, 3:52 p.m.
Youth notebook: Jordan Rabe, Jailyn Strauss win Spokane Girls Fastpitch Softball Association Scholarship Awards
Jordan Rabe of Northwest Christian and Jailyn Strauss of Ferris, all-stars on the field and Spokane Scholars honorees off, were named 2019 recipients of the Spokane Girls Fastpitch Softball Association …
Tue., June 4, 2019, 8:48 p.m.
Kinsley Washington’s RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning lifted UCLA past Oklahoma 5-4, and the Bruins won the championship series 2-0. It is UCLA’s 13th national title …
Sun., June 2, 2019, 8:48 p.m.
Rachel Garcia hit a three-run walk-off homer in the 10th inning and threw a shutout as UCLA beat Washington 3-0 in 10 innings to reach the championship series.
UPDATED: Sat., June 1, 2019, 9:05 p.m.
Taran Alvelo struck out 16 in a complete-game shutout, and Washington defeated Oklahoma State 1-0 in a Women’s College World Series elimination game on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019, 8:06 p.m.
The setting was familiar for North Idaho College softball coach Don Don Williams, but the stakes were different.
UPDATED: Wed., April 10, 2019, 6:26 p.m.
Nobody envisioned that when Bailey Gleaves left Post Falls it would be on a transcontinental, 2,500-mile trek. The shortstop known as “Bubba” by friends and family hadn’t even considered it.
Sun., Sept. 30, 2018, 8:55 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s Sunday morning. Again. But unlike last Sunday, every college football fan in the Inland Northwest woke up this morning with a smile on their …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 29, 2018, 9:38 p.m.
Spokane has a world masters slowpitch softball champion. Grey Sox returned from the Senior Softball USA World Masters Championships in Las Vegas, Nevada, last week with the title in the …
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
Kelsey Stewart drove in the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning as the United States beat Japan 7-6 in the final of the women’s world softball championship …
Sat., Aug. 11, 2018, 8 a.m.
Pitcher Rachel Garcia drives in the winning run in the eighth inning to lift the United States to a 4-3 win over Japan and into the final of the women’s …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 9:23 p.m.
Spokane Stealth-Tibbits placed second in 16U B to lead the showing of four Spokane-area teams in the National Softball Association (NSA) girls fastpitch Northwest World Series last weekend in Tacoma.
UPDATED: Wed., June 20, 2018, 7:56 p.m.
Injuries are common, home runs are rare and the fun is evident in this five-team, 65-and-older softball league that ends its season with a championship series.
UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 11:06 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington State distance runners Chandler Teigen, Kaili Keefe qualify for NCAA Championships
Washington State 1,500-meter runners Chandler Teigen and Kaili Keefe qualified for the NCAA Championships Saturday during the third and final day of the NCAA West Regional track and field meet …
UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 9:26 p.m.
Sarah Bradshaw tossed a two-hit shutout with eight strikeouts and no walks and the Warriors (24-3) knocked off Quilcene 11-0 in six innings to claim the state 1B championship at …
Sat., May 26, 2018, 8:24 p.m.
Olivia Charbonneau hit a three-run homer and Lakeside (20-7) routed Elma 19-9 in the state 1A championship game at Columbia Playfield in Richland.
UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 10:17 p.m.
Northwest Christian senior pitcher Mattea Nelson wasn’t taking any chances at Kiwanis Park on Saturday afternoon.
Fri., May 25, 2018, 11:01 p.m.
Washington State’s Stephanie Cho qualified for the NCAA Championships on Friday by setting a personal best in the women’s 400-meter hurdles during the NCAA West Regional in Sacramento, California.
Thu., May 24, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
Prep state previews: Area teams set to spread over state in hopes of bringing home titles this weekend
There are plenty of teams left in the baseball and softball state playoffs, with tennis and track and field this weekend as well. Here’s a look at all of the …
Mon., May 21, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
Four teams qualified for state out of the District 5-6-7-9 1B tournament, with Inchelium defeating Almira/Coulee-Hartline 6-3 in the championship game at Medical Lake on Monday.
Mon., May 21, 2018, 10:41 p.m.
Monday was quite a day for North Idaho College as the Cardinals won NWAC championships in softball, men’s golf and women’s golf.
Sat., May 19, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
Area roundup: Top-seeded North Idaho softball wins twice at Northwest Athletic Conference Championships
Kalyna Korok and Ashlyn Winn carried the hot bats and Madi Mott dominated on the mound Saturday as the top-seeded North Idaho softball team won twice during the Northwest Athletic …
UPDATED: Fri., May 18, 2018, 11:06 p.m.
Beau Branton finished 4 for 4 with three runs batted in and Tristan Beck worked six strong innings Friday as third-ranked Stanford strolled past Washington State 10-1 to open a …
UPDATED: Sat., May 12, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
Distance runners with local connections produced runner-up finishes Saturday during the opening day of the Pac-12 Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Stanford, California.
UPDATED: Sat., May 12, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
Roundup of Saturday’s softball playoff action from across the region.
UPDATED: Fri., May 11, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
Eastern Washington senior Rebecca Tarbert won the women’s 100-meter run and EWU’s men captured the 400 relay as the Big Sky Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships wrapped up in …