Stories tagged: sunday locals
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 16, 2019
Kyle Groves had the place buzzing when he rolled his first 300 game to kick off the match-play portion of qualifying to highlight an 804 three-game series and 995 four-game …
Sat., Nov. 9, 2019
Justin Martin has started the 2019-20 basketball season the way to finished 2018-19.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 2, 2019
When he was 10, Pat Dix would walk from the family home near 43rd and Hatch and climb down the hill toward the Palouse highway, down by where The Creek …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 26, 2019
Three area golfers – Emily Baumgart, Reid Hatley and Russell Grove – have collected player of the year honors for 2019.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019
Locally: Spokane Valley’s Amy Brantner wins three medals at International Powerlifting Federation World Championships
Little did Amy Brantner know back in 2007 that the breath-sapping work of moving a couple shovels of dirt would lead to the perspiration that produced a gold medal in …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 12, 2019
Wyatt Mills has his sight set on the Olympics.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019
Locally: Mead golfer Matt Jones participates in juniors event at PGA TOUR Champions stop at Pebble Beach
Jones, 17, had rounds of 4-under-par 67 at Poppy Hills Golf Course and 1-over 73 on the Pebble Beach Golf Links in the senior tour event that included 78 juniors …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019
Chris Stokes, a sprinter on the University of Idaho track team in the mid-1980s, a four-time Olympian and an active member of the Jamaican Bobsleigh Team since its inception in …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019
Locally: Former soccer coach Sean Bushey among inductees into Whitworth Heritage Gallery hall of fame
The winningest soccer coach in school history, two NCAA Division III individual champions and the best women’s soccer player of her generation comprise the 30th class of the Whitworth Heritage …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 7, 2019
In 23 years as head coach at South Kitsap High School, Ed Fisher turned the Port Orchard school into a state football powerhouse – 197 wins, 17 straight playoff appearances, …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 31, 2019
Eight gold, four silver and one bronze. That’s the medal haul for a half-dozen members of ParaSport Spokane at the 2019 Parapan American Games last week in Lima, Peru.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 24, 2019
Hughes, the Mt. Spokane head coach since 2001, was named the 2019 NWCA High School Boys Coach of the Year for the state of Washington.
Sat., Aug. 3, 2019
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: Sat., July 20, 2019
Kathleen Burns of Spokane has accumulated a mantle full of awards in 45 years of softball umpiring.
UPDATED: Sat., July 13, 2019
Recent graduates Violet Kapri Morrow and Roldan Alcobendas of Eastern Washington and Ed Hall and Mikayla Ferenz of Idaho were their school’s 2018-19 Big Sky Conference Scholar-Athlete Award recipients.
UPDATED: Sat., July 6, 2019
Eastern Washington and Idaho have the honor of kicking off the 2019 Big Sky Conference football television Game of the Week schedule on Root Sports.
UPDATED: Sat., June 29, 2019
The medal has been awarded annually since the 1960-61 academic year to each member school’s outstanding senior male and female student-athlete based on performance and achievement in scholarship, athletics and …
UPDATED: Sat., June 22, 2019
Hanson is a Mead High School graduate who cut his football kicking teeth on the turf at Albi Stadium and perfected the skills in Martin Stadium at Washington State that …
Sat., June 15, 2019
Dario Romero, who went from All-Greater Spokane League to All-American at Eastern Washington to an 11-year professional career, has been selected to be inducted into the EWU Athletics Hall of …
UPDATED: Sat., June 8, 2019
Tate Orndorff’s impressive redshirt freshman wrestling season at Utah Valley University just keeps getting better.
UPDATED: Sat., June 1, 2019
Emmaline Pinkerton has encountered more obstacles than a 400-meter hurdler on a cinder track as she has attempted to get her athletic career untracked at Bonners Ferry High School.
UPDATED: Sat., May 25, 2019
Kamie Ethridge is being reunited with her former floor general.
UPDATED: Sat., May 18, 2019
Johnston, in her sixth year with Spokane’s Dynamic Gymnastics, was the Washington state vault champion for a third straight year.
UPDATED: Sat., May 11, 2019
Finalists for the 2019 Spokane Youth Sports Awards have been announced by the Spokane Sports Commission.
UPDATED: Sat., May 4, 2019
High national rankings have earned Gonzaga and Washington State’s top women’s tennis players invitations to the 2019 NCAA singles and doubles championships May 20-25 at the USTA National Campus in …
UPDATED: Sat., April 27, 2019
Sophie Whittle, as she did much of the season on the court, cleaned up when the West Coast Conference honored its women’s tennis players.
UPDATED: Sat., April 6, 2019
McGuffin, the top-ranked pickleball player in the world, captured the gold medal in men’s open singles and teamed with his Selkirk Sports coach, Morgan Evans, to take silver in men’s …
UPDATED: Sat., March 30, 2019
Match Burnham, a 6-foot-8 forward and the Frontier Conference Player of the Year, was honorable mention a season ago. He led the Fighting Saints into the Division I tournament championship …
UPDATED: Sat., March 23, 2019
Brendan Haight saved his best for last, collecting his first Junior Bowlers Tour victory in the final tournament of the season last Sunday at Cheney Bowl.
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019
Locally: Former Washington State, Seattle Mariners standout John Olerud to be inducted into Pac-12 Conference Hall of Honor
John Olerud, a baseball star who was one of the finest student-athletes in any sport in Washington State history, will be inducted into the Pac-12 Conference Hall of Honor with …