Stories tagged: sunday locals
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 …
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019
Josh Fleming was rewarded for his 280-mile round trip from Omak last weekend to compete in the Spokane Junior Bowlers Tour stop at Lilac Lanes.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019
Locally: Spokane bowlers shine at Washington State High School Varsity Bowling Championship tournament
It went to the last ball in the 10th frame before Valley No. 1, comprised of students from West Valley and University, secured the Eastern Division I team title by …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019
Locally: Former Gonzaga baseball standout Jason Bay to be inducted into Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame
On Thursday, July 2, 2009, during the second of his two years with the Red Sox, Jason Bay became a U.S. citizen during a ceremony at Faneuil Hall in Boston.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019
Locally: Washington Chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame will induct Pat Girtz, Wayne Terry
On Sept. 5, 1986, Pat Girtz was hit by a drunk driver and sustained life-altering injuries. Thirty-seven years ago, Wayne Terry made a decision that would impact his life, too, …
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019
Barrie Steele was the head athletic trainer at the University of Idaho for a third of a century. Last week he wrapped his last ankle, hung up his scissors, and …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019
The sophomore from Pullman became the first Cougar in the history of a program that began in 1976-77 to be named Pac-12 Women’s Swimmer of the Week after she posted …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019
Two Greater Spokane League graduates, Jade Redmon (Mead) and Brianna King (North Central), recently celebrated 1,000-point milestones in their collegiate basketball careers.
Sat., Jan. 12, 2019
Maury Ray, under whose guidance Community Colleges of Spokane reached the pinnacle of athletic success in the Northwest, will receive the ultimate tribute from the school when it attaches his …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019
Seven college basketball players with area connections accumulated 11 player of the week awards last week, three of them also gaining national acclaim besides conference honors, for their performances the …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018
Montana Western’s Brianna King, Montana State Billings’s Taryn Shelley and Everett’s Markieth Brown Jr. all pick up weekly awards
Sat., Dec. 22, 2018
Locally: Whitworth’s Tyler Adamson named Offensive MVP Honorable Mention at National Bowl All-Star Game
Whitworth’s 6-foot-5, 285-pound lineman was named Offensive MVP Honorable Mention for his performance in a 2018 National Bowl All-Star Game Dec. 9 in Daytona Beach, Florida, in which his National …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018
Locally: Rowan Henry wins national title at USA Track and Field Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships
Rowan Henry won the boys 8-and-under 2K race in a field of 242, clocking 7 minutes, 56.7 seconds through snow, slush, ice and mud to finish 22 seconds ahead of …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018
Locally: Whitworth’s Jessica Schmautz makes American Volleyball Coaches Association All-American team
Jessica Schmautz of Whitworth, the Northwest Conference Player of the Year, has been named honorable mention on the American Volleyball Coaches Association 2018 Division III Volleyball All-American team.
Sat., Dec. 1, 2018
The Santa Clara redshirt junior from Post Falls, the West Coast Conference Player of the Year, was named an NCAA Division I women’s soccer All-American by the United Soccer Coaches.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 24, 2018
Four area runners, led by John Dressel and Nick Hauger, earned NCAA All-America honors as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association, for their performances …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018
Reid Hatley’s domination of mid-amateur golf in the Pacific Northwest continues to gain him acclaim.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018
Jessica Schmautz’s big senior season at Whitworth has earned her a couple of major awards.