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A Grip on Sports: It may have been a new season, but last night’s college football games on TV seemed a bit like reruns

A GRIP ON SPORTS • About 6:30 last night, I began to wonder if 2019 had just been a mirage. If it was actually still 2018. Then I realized, no, …

University of Washington finds star athlete’s sexual assault allegation credible, but athletic executive quietly moved on

Cassandra Strickland was a star volleyball player at the University of Washington when she says an executive in the athletic department offered her a ride home, then sexually assaulted her …

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 4:06 p.m.

Record-breaking fall semester for Gonzaga student-athletes

Gonzaga student-athletes posted a fall semester cumulative grade-point average of 3.35, and they managed to set a few records along the way.

UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 8:33 p.m.

U.S. teams to play in European snow volleyball tour

Four-time Olympian Lloy Ball will lead an American delegation to a European snow volleyball tournament in Moscow this week.

UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 5:41 p.m.

Mt. Spokane’s Malina Ama named 3A volleyball player of the year

Malina Ama of Mt. Spokane was named 3A volleyball player of the year by the Washington State Volleyball Coaches Association, announced on Wednesday via press release.

UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 11:31 p.m.

College volleyball: Washington State holds off Tennessee, advances to NCAA regional against Stanford

As it did against Colorado State in the NCAA first round on Friday, Tennessee dropped the opening two sets against Washington State in the second round Saturday.

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 11:05 p.m.

College volleyball: Washington State tops ‘scrappy’ Northern Arizona team in NCAA Tournament opener

Washington State advanced to the second round of the NCAA volleyball tournament against Tennessee with a four-game win against a smaller but defensively tough Northern Arizona Friday in Bohler Gym …

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 9:37 p.m.

Area roundup: Idaho advances to Big Sky Conference volleyball championship match

Roundup of Friday’s college volleyball and men’s and women’s basketball from across the region.

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 22, 2018, 8:19 p.m.

Idaho volleyball sweeps Montana to open Big Sky tournament

Sarah Sharpe had 12 kills as second-seeded Idaho swept Montana 25-19, 25-20, 25-22 in the quarterfinals of the Big Sky Conference tournament on Thursday.

UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 8:45 p.m.

Volleyball: CCS completes 40-0 season with NWAC championship

Tournament MVP Joelle Mahowald had 14 kills on sterling .591 hitting and CC Spokane completed a perfect season in sweeping Highline in three sets to win the NWAC volleyball championship …

UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 10:29 p.m.

State volleyball: Mt. Spokane claims State 3A title in dominating fashion

The Mt. Spokane Wildcats brought four months of near perfection to a fitting close on Saturday night, toppling Lakeside to win the state 3A volleyball championship at the Yakima Valley …

UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 10:46 p.m.

Area roundup: Community Colleges of Spokane needs one win for perfect volleyball season

Community Colleges of Spokane is one win away from a 40-0 volleyball season.

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 11:04 p.m.

State volleyball: Mt. Spokane into 3A semifinals; University ousted from 4A tournament

Mt. Spokane powered its way into the state 3A volleyball semifinals for the third straight year on Friday with a three-set win over Eastside Catholic in the Yakima Valley SunDome.

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 10:26 p.m.

Area roundup: CC Spokane rolls past Clark at NWAC Volleyball Championship

Alisha Straw tallied 14 kills and 13 digs, and CC Spokane topped Clark College 25-22, 25-17, 25-11 in the first round of the NWAC Championship in Tacoma on Thursday.

Prep state playoff primer: Football moves into quarterfinals; champs to be crowned in girls soccer, volleyball

Look at the weekend’s prep football, volleyball and girls soccer games across the state.

Christilaw: Push-pull not just for Dolittle

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., Nov. 9, 2018, 11:36 p.m.

State volleyball: Oakesdale cruises to State 1B title; Liberty third in 2B

Oakesdale’s second-set loss in the state final was its only set loss in sweeping through the tournament. The squad lost just six sets thru the course of the season.

State volleyball: Liberty advances to 2B semifinals after opening with five-set thriller

With defending champion Colfax – winner of four of the last five state titles – absent from the State 2B volleyball tournament field for the first time since 1992, the …

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 6:40 p.m.

State volleyball preview: Freeman, Lakeside set up for possible showdown at State 1A tournament

In Northeast 1A volleyball, it almost always comes down to Freeman and Lakeside.

UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 6:13 p.m.

No. 18 WSU volleyball team sweeps Arizona State

Jocelyn Urias leads Washington State to a sweep of Arizona State in volleyball

UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 8:50 p.m.

Prep volleyball: Faith Kennedy’s 12 kills helps advance Lakeside to state over Cascade

Roundup of Saturday’s prep volleyball action from across the region.

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 11:21 p.m.

Area roundup: Morgan Weaver nets hat trick as WSU women’s soccer team tops UW 3-1

Morgan Weaver scored three goals as the Washington State women’s soccer team defeated rival Washington 3-1 Friday night in the regular-season finale in Pullman. The Cougars (12-5-1, 5-5-1 Pac-12) extended …

Prep volleyball: Logan Reed helps Oakesdale advance to state tournament over Pomeroy

Roundup of Friday’s prep volleyball action from across the region

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 10:46 p.m.

Prep volleyball: Mead, Gonzaga Prep advance to district semifinals

Roundup of Thursday’s prep volleyball action from across the region.

Postseason volleyball roundup: Almira/Coulee-Hartline to face Selkirk in District 7 1B title match

Roundup of Tuesday’s prep volleyball action from across the region.

UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 9:33 p.m.

Prep volleyball: Pullman and East Valley advance to GNL/CWAC crossover

Roundup of Saturday’s prep volleyball action from across the region.

UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 11:39 p.m.

Prep volleyball: Lake City advances to Idaho 5A State semifinals with two wins

Roundup of Friday’s prep volleyball action from across the region

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 1:42 p.m.

Prep volleyball: Shelby Draper had 14 kills, Cheney eliminated Clarkston in District 7 2A Tournament

Roundup of Thursday’s prep volleyball playoff action from across the region.

Prep volleyball roundup: Mead wraps up GSL play with win over Lewis and Clark

Roundup of Tuesday’s prep volleyball action from across the region.

Prep volleyball roundup: Coeur d’Alene tops Eagle in five sets to earn spot in 5A State tournament

Recap of Saturday’s high school volleyball action from around the region