Stories tagged: university
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 11, 2019
The $53 million facility is still just a hole in the ground right now, but in a little more than two years it will play host to the over-40 national …
Wed., Nov. 14, 2018
There are creatures that get caught in your imagination and stay with you for a lifetime. For earlier generations, the simple mention of Old Yeller or Bambi’s mother is enough …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018
Move-in day at college is supposed to be a little stressful. There’s the packing and hauling, the long drive, the new environment, and at the end of it all, the …
Mon., April 30, 2018
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018
A future Whitworth Pirate and Junior Olympian racquetball twins have set expectations high again for the University Titans, who are coming off a dominant Greater Spokane League girls tennis title …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018
University High heavyweight wrestler Neftali Lopez likes feeling refreshed before a match. He says his routine does the trick.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017
Han Nguyen was consumed by depression and struggling to stay afloat at one of the world’s most prestigious universities. His mental health continued to decline until one day, moments after …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 24, 2017
University followed up its Greater Spokane League slowpitch regular season title with a 7-2 win over fourth-seeded Mead on Tuesday.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017
University senior forward Tanner Christensen will continue his basketball career at Idaho after making an oral commitment to the Division I program over the weekend.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 22, 2017
Hard to score when a team doesn’t have the ball. Or when it gives the ball to the other team. That summarizes the type of game it was for Lewis …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 15, 2017
Defending 4A state high and low hurdles champion Joseph Heitman is a difficult matchup, and he showed why on Friday. Heitman tied a Greater Spokane League single-game record with five …
Thu., Sept. 14, 2017
Police in riot gear ringed the campus of the University of California, Berkeley and surrounding streets Thursday, helping to keep the peace as hundreds of protesters gathered outside a venue …
Wed., Sept. 13, 2017
What have we learned after two weeks of high school football for Greater Spokane League teams?
Mon., Sept. 4, 2017
A federal judge will decide whether to force Michigan State University to allow campus space to be rented to white nationalist Richard Spencer so he can deliver a speech later …
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017
Does Dave McKenna’s Gonzaga Prep Bulldogs have the makings of the team that went 14-0 and captured the State 4A championship two years ago? Time will tell.
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017
The air in the SWX sports studio was chock full of optimism Monday. Powered by NWPrepsNow, The Spokesman-Review and SWX sponsored the first Greater Spokane League Football Media Day – …
Wed., July 19, 2017
Attorneys general from Pennsylvania, New Mexico and more than a dozen other states are urging U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to keep in place protections for victims of sexual assault …
Wed., May 24, 2017
The University of Oregon will again ask a state commission to approve a double-digit tuition increase.
Thu., May 18, 2017
Gabe Medrano is returning as a head coach in Greater Spokane League girls basketball next year.
Thu., May 4, 2017
Gov. Nathan Deal signed legislation Thursday allowing people with permits to carry concealed handguns on Georgia’s public college campuses, despite the objections of state university leaders and his own veto …
UPDATED: Wed., March 22, 2017
When Jon Schuh got into coaching, he wanted a baseball job.
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017
Mark Stinson has ridden countless yellow school buses the last 18 years as the University girls basketball coach.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 17, 2017
TACOMA – Shadle Park senior Dew Rogers was off the radar most of the season.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 15, 2017
State gymnastics has expanded a day to accommodate an expanded 4A tournament.
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017
Yale University will rename one of its residential colleges, replacing the name of an alumnus remembered as an advocate of slavery with that of an alumna who was a pioneering …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017
Mt. Spokane junior Jake Howerton is going to have to get by wrestling in the postseason on essentially one good knee.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 1, 2017
A talk the University of California at Berkeley by Milo Yiannopoulos, a polarizing Breitbart News editor, was canceled Wednesday out of safety concerns after protesters hurled smoke bombs, broke windows …
Mon., Jan. 30, 2017
The three traditional rivalry baketball games in the Greater Spokane League this week have an added component – ‘Three-pointers for a Cause’.
Wed., Dec. 14, 2016
The University and North Central wrestling teams entered their match with identical 1-1 Greater Spokane League records. Fifty minutes later, the host Titanssecured a 52-26 victory, the first nine of …
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016
Early indications are this could be one of the best years for gymnastics in the Greater Spokane League.