Stories tagged: Whitworth Pirates
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 15, 2019, 9:48 p.m.
The Whitworth football team took to the practice field on Thursday to open fall camp, bearing a swagger not just from winning a playoff game a year ago, but from …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 14, 2019, 9:14 p.m.
Pirates head coach Rod Sandberg surveyed a preliminary depth chart, seemingly prepared to circle every name.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 12, 2019, 10:21 p.m.
It is summertime in the basement of Graves Gym, and Bryan Olson’s office soundtrack is the drone of dribbling basketballs, one floor above his head.
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: Sat., July 27, 2019, 5:32 p.m.
Andrew Bloom, a Whitworth graduate who was a three-time NCAA Division III All-American and three-time Google Cloud Academic All-American, was awarded a postgraduate scholarship by the NCAA.
UPDATED: Tue., July 23, 2019, 8:04 p.m.
Even in Whitworth’s most gut-check moments, former head football coach Daryl Squires maintained an even-keel disposition.
Tue., May 21, 2019, 10:58 p.m.
During summers at Priest Lake, Randy Burkhart was known to drag his son Jackson down to the boat before breakfast, motor offshore of Kalispell Island, bring a megaphone to his …
UPDATED: Sat., May 4, 2019, 8:50 p.m.
The Pirates – and all other NCAA Division III programs – aren’t allowed to suit up during the spring.
Wed., May 1, 2019, 9:48 p.m.
In an alcove of Graves Gym, Damion Jablonski now sits in the head basketball coach’s office at Whitworth, a place vacated last week by Matt Logie.
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 8:29 p.m.
In the middle of the 1985-86 season, the Pirates men’s basketball team did something that was remarkable at the time: They beat Central Washington.
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 7:58 p.m.
The 1985-86 season, Warren Friedrichs’ first as head coach, stands as a blemish for the Whitworth men’s basketball program: 3-28.
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
Kyle Reisman had four hits and the Whitman Blues rallied from a four-run deficit to beat the Whitworth Pirates 8-7 in the championship game of the Northwest Conference baseball tournament …
UPDATED: Sat., April 27, 2019, 11:11 p.m.
Gonzaga banged out 20 hits, including a pair of two-run homers from Troy Johnston and two-run shots by Nick Nyquist and Mason Marenco, on Saturday night as the Bulldogs routed …
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 11:49 p.m.
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 8:20 p.m.
Whitworth slugger Tyler Bailey’s earliest contributions came late in his freshman year in 2016, the last time the Pirates hosted the Northwest Conference tournament.
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 9:08 p.m.
At Point Loma Nazarene, Logie replaces Ryan Looney, the Central Valley High School graduate who became Idaho State’s head coach last week. Logie will be replaced at Whitworth by Damion …
UPDATED: Mon., April 22, 2019, 9:59 p.m.
Riding in a 15-passenger van in Florida, after a loss players felt should have been a win, the Whitworth women’s tennis team stewed in silence. They had lost 6-3 to …
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 10:15 p.m.
Pepperdine’s Hira Naveed finished at one under to win by four shots and also help the Waves take the team title in the West Coast Conference Women’s Championship at Manito …
Fri., April 19, 2019, 10:22 p.m.
Taylor Poffenroth drove in five of his six runs in Whitworth’s nine-run fifth inning Friday as the Pirates routed Linfield 18-5 in a Northwest Conference game at Merkel Field.
UPDATED: Sun., April 14, 2019, 10:10 p.m.
UPDATED: Sat., April 13, 2019, 10:30 p.m.
Ryan Sullivan homered and drove in four runs, Ernie Yake also had four RBIs, and Gonzaga routed host Portland 19-3 on Saturday.
UPDATED: Sun., April 7, 2019, 8:18 p.m.
UPDATED: Sat., April 6, 2019, 10:48 p.m.
Brett Harris hit a three-run home run – his first career homer – and Gonzaga beat Pacific 9-7 in the first game of a West Coast Conference doubleheader on Saturday …
UPDATED: Fri., April 5, 2019, 6:56 p.m.
On a college campus that lacked an organized lacrosse team, Delynnia Woitt set out to get one going.
Thu., April 4, 2019, 9:08 p.m.
Don’t mistake CJ Perry’s youthful, clean-shaven face for frailty. The second-year Whitworth coach – a 2008 Gonzaga Prep graduate – has the Pirates rolling.
Sun., March 31, 2019, 7:32 p.m.
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UPDATED: Sat., March 30, 2019, 10:40 p.m.
Guthrie Morrison went 4 for 6 with five RBIs, and Gonzaga routed San Diego 15-3 Saturday at Patterson Baseball Complex.
UPDATED: Thu., March 28, 2019, 6:52 p.m.
The Bulldogs’ three-game stretch against San Diego (17-8, 3-3) at Patterson Baseball Complex begins Friday.
UPDATED: Sat., March 23, 2019, 11:06 p.m.
Easton Lucas threw a complete-game, allowing one run on five hits, and Pepperdine defeated Gonzaga 3-1 Saturday in Malibu, California.
UPDATED: Sat., March 16, 2019, 10:33 p.m.
Matthew Young (4-2) allowed just a run and five hits in a seven-inning start and the visiting Whitworth Pirates beat the Willamette Bearcats 3-1 to complete a sweep in Northwest …