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Riverhawks boys basketball team hosts the Frankston Blues from Australia Video included

PASCO, WA - The Riverhawks boys basketball team hosted the Frankston Blues from Australia. Following last night's game, the Australian players stayed overnight at the Chiawana players' homes. Then this morning, the Australians went to school with their new friends. They say they're learning a ton being on the other side of the world, all while having a great time. "Basketball-wise, probably how to play at their level and sort of be able to talk and play at a competitive l... More>>

SWX interview with Kamiakin Braves quarterback Zach Borisch Video included

WATCH NOW: Watch the SWX interview with the Kamiakin Braves quarterback Zach Borisch. This segment aired on Tuesday, November 29th, 2016. More>>

SWX interview with Richland Bombers running back Parker McCary Video included

WATCH NOW: Watch the SWX interview with the Richland Bombers running back Parker McCary. This segment aired on Wednesday, November 30th, 2016. More>>

SWX GAME OF THE WEEK @ 7 on Friday

WATCH NOW: Watch the SWX Game of the Week as the Richland Bombers take on the Walla Walla Blue Devils, starting at 7!

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SWX GAME OF THE WEEK @ 7 on Thursday

WATCH NOW: Watch the SWX Game of the Week as the Richland Bombers take on the Walla Walla Blue Devils, starting at 7!

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SWX GAME OF THE WEEK: Chiawana vs Kennewick @ 7

WATCH NOW: Watch the SWX Game of the Week as Chiawana takes on Kennewick, starting at 7!

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SWX High School Volleyball Game @ 7

WATCH NOW: Watch high school volleyball live on SWX, starting at 7!

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SWX GAME OF THE WEEK: Pasco Bulldogs vs Davis Pirates @ 7

WATCH NOW: Watch the SWX Game of the Week as the Pasco Bulldogs take on the Davis Pirates, starting at 7! More>>

Reaching New Heights With Shadle Park's Jakobe Ford

He'll head to Sacramento for the USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships, which start July 25. He'll head to Sacramento for the USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships, which start July 25.

On the hardwood, Jakobe Ford is a high-flying highlight waiting to happen, but where he really soars is on the track. “He's just really athletic in general,” says Ford’s coach Dominique Butler. “He definitely has hops so that helps too."

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Spokane Teenager Looking to Make a Splash at Olympic Trials

On land, Daniel Roy is barely old enough to drive, but in the pool, Roy's drive has taken him to the top of his sport at the young age of 16. "I've gotten to that point where a meet is just a meet," says Roy. "Omaha is a different story." 

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Spokane Boxers Ready to Fight For Their Dreams at Junior Olympics

It's been about two decades since two boxers from the Howard Street Gym have qualified for the USA Boxing Junior Olympics. 16-year-old Israel Alvarez and 15-year-old Patrick Cody have changed that, and the two are now getting ready to fight for the gold next week in Dallas. More>>

Two Local Standouts Commit to Oregon

Days after attending a football camp hosted by the University of Oregon, two local players announced they have verbally committed to play for the Ducks. Coeur D'Alene quarterback Colson Yankoff and Gonzaga Prep wide receiver Devin Culp, both entering their junior years, committed to Oregon on Saturday. Yankoff, a 6'3" four-star recruit, had offers from Washington State, Boise State, Texas Tech and others. Coeur d'Alene high school's twitter account broke the news: "It's ...

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Rogers' Khalil Winfrey Has Unfinished Business at State Track

Khalil Winfrey of Rogers High School has one of the top 100m times in the state, and looks to prove just host fast he is this weekend. Khalil Winfrey of Rogers High School has one of the top 100m times in the state, and looks to prove just host fast he is this weekend.

Rogers High School Senior Khalil Winfrey is one of the fastest sprinters in the entire state of Washington. The future Washington Husky is ranked second in both the 100 meter and 200 meter dash, and looks to prove just how fast he is this weekend at the state meet. It's a meet that Winfrey has been counting down towards since this time last year, and SWX's Lindsay Joy reports on why this weekend means so much to Winfrey.

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Finalists Announced for Spokane Youth Sports Awards

The Spokane Youth Sports Awards will be held at the historic Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox at 6pm, Tuesday, June 7. The Spokane Youth Sports Awards will be held at the historic Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox at 6pm, Tuesday, June 7.

The Spokane Sports Commission is proud to team with SWX and NWPREPSNOW to honor the region's best high school and club sport athletes.

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PHOTOS: State B 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. - State B has taken over the Spokane Arena! We have crews at the Arena for the duration of the tournament who are posting to social media photos and real time updates. Take a look through some of the photos in the above slideshow, and if you'd like to share any, please post them on our Facebook pages! 

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Local HS Standouts Sign Letters of Intent

University High School saw 11 student-athletes sign Letters of Intent including Brooke Bailey and Clark Barrington. University High School saw 11 student-athletes sign Letters of Intent including Brooke Bailey and Clark Barrington.

Wednesday is National Signing Day and the Inland Northwest is full of high school athletes making their college commitments. Here's a list of all the local Letters of Intent signed:

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Gonzaga Prep's Evan Weaver Talks About Signing With Cal

Gonzaga Prep's Evan Weaver has signed with Cal, he joins our John Collett on signing day to talk about the process Gonzaga Prep's Evan Weaver has signed with Cal, he joins our John Collett on signing day to talk about the process

Evan Weaver won a state title at Gonzaga Prep. Now, he's headed to the Pac-12 Weaver faxed in his commitment to the University of California this morning and he joined our John Collett to talk about why he chose Cal, who else tried to get him away from Coach Dykes and whether or not he'll see anytime on the offensive side of the ball in Berkeley.

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Gonzaga Prep Caps Undefeated Season With 4A State Championship

The Gonzaga Prep Bullpups won their first football state title since 1986 on Saturday at the Tacoma Dome, dominating Skyline 34-16. The Bullpups never trailed in the game, and were led by two-touchdown performances from both Evan Weaver and Devin Culp. Jared Kutsch added two field goals for the Bullpups, who finish the season a perfect 14-0. More>>

Brett Rypien Named Mountain West Freshman of the Year

Brett Rypien became the first freshman quarterback to ever make First-Team Offense in the Mountain West Conference. Brett Rypien became the first freshman quarterback to ever make First-Team Offense in the Mountain West Conference.

Boise State freshman quarterback Brett Rypien was honored as the Mountain West Freshman of the Year.

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Ferris High School Saxons Headed to Seattle Saturday

"We always tell the kids, don't think about things you can't control," said Ferris High School Football Coach Jim Sharkey, but sometimes that's easier said than done."I found myself saying, how are we going to get through this," he said. More>>

Kibbie Dome Becomes Home for Idaho HS Football

Coeur d'Alene vs. Skyline is one of six high school football games this week at the Kibbie Dome. Coeur d'Alene vs. Skyline is one of six high school football games this week at the Kibbie Dome.
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While SWX plans to broadcast Friday night's high school football game between Lakeland and Lewiston, there are still plenty of other high school games that have been impacted by the poor air quality. More>>

2015 Youth Sports Awards Highlight Spokane's Best

The 2015 Spokane Youth Sports Awards are in the books and a new class of winners have been honored for their efforts as the top local student athletes. More>>

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  • Reaching New Heights With Shadle Park's Jakobe Ford

    Reaching New Heights With Shadle Park's Jakobe Ford

    He'll head to Sacramento for the USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships, which start July 25.He'll head to Sacramento for the USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships, which start July 25.

    On the hardwood, Jakobe Ford is a high-flying highlight waiting to happen, but where he really soars is on the track. “He's just really athletic in general,” says Ford’s coach Dominique Butler. “He definitely has hops so that helps too."

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    On the hardwood, Jakobe Ford is a high-flying highlight waiting to happen, but where he really soars is on the track. “He's just really athletic in general,” says Ford’s coach Dominique Butler. “He definitely has hops so that helps too."

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  • Spokane Teenager Looking to Make a Splash at Olympic Trials

    Spokane Teenager Looking to Make a Splash at Olympic Trials

    On land, Daniel Roy is barely old enough to drive, but in the pool, Roy's drive has taken him to the top of his sport at the young age of 16. "I've gotten to that point where a meet is just a meet," says Roy. "Omaha is a different story." 

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    On land, Daniel Roy is barely old enough to drive, but in the pool, Roy's drive has taken him to the top of his sport at the young age of 16. "I've gotten to that point where a meet is just a meet," says Roy. "Omaha is a different story." 

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  • Two Local Standouts Commit to Oregon

    Two Local Standouts Commit to Oregon

    Days after attending a football camp hosted by the University of Oregon, two local players announced they have verbally committed to play for the Ducks. Coeur D'Alene quarterback Colson Yankoff and Gonzaga Prep wide receiver Devin Culp, both entering their junior years, committed to Oregon on Saturday. Yankoff, a 6'3" four-star recruit, had offers from Washington State, Boise State, Texas Tech and others. Coeur d'Alene high school's twitter account broke the news: "It's ...

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    Days after attending a football camp hosted by the University of Oregon, two local players announced they have verbally committed to play for the Ducks. Coeur D'Alene quarterback Colson Yankoff and Gonzaga Prep wide receiver Devin Culp, both entering their junior years, committed to Oregon on Saturday. Yankoff, a 6'3" four-star recruit, had offers from Washington State, Boise State, Texas Tech and others. Coeur d'Alene high school's twitter account broke the news: "It's ...

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  • WIAA State Basketball Tournament Highlights

    WIAA State Basketball Tournament Highlights

    Thursday, March 2 2017 9:24 PM EST2017-03-03 02:24:50 GMT

    SWX - Watch the highlights from day 1 of the WIAA Hardwood Classic

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    SWX - Watch the highlights from day 1 of the WIAA Hardwood Classic

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  • Riverhawks boys basketball team hosts the Frankston Blues from Australia

    Riverhawks boys basketball team hosts the Frankston Blues from Australia

    PASCO, WA - The Riverhawks boys basketball team hosted the Frankston Blues from Australia. Following last night's game, the Australian players stayed overnight at the Chiawana players' homes. Then this morning, the Australians went to school with their new friends. They say they're learning a ton being on the other side of the world, all while having a great time. "Basketball-wise, probably how to play at their level and sort of be able to talk and play at a competitive l...More >>
    PASCO, WA - The Riverhawks boys basketball team hosted the Frankston Blues from Australia. Following last night's game, the Australian players stayed overnight at the Chiawana players' homes. Then this morning, the Australians went to school with their new friends. They say they're learning a ton being on the other side of the world, all while having a great time. "Basketball-wise, probably how to play at their level and sort of be able to talk and play at a competitive l...More >>
  • SWX interview with Kamiakin Braves quarterback Zach Borisch

    SWX interview with Kamiakin Braves quarterback Zach Borisch

    WATCH NOW: Watch the SWX interview with the Kamiakin Braves quarterback Zach Borisch. This segment aired on Tuesday, November 29th, 2016. More >>
    WATCH NOW: Watch the SWX interview with the Kamiakin Braves quarterback Zach Borisch. This segment aired on Tuesday, November 29th, 2016. More >>
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  • 2016 SWABs Winners Accept Awards On SWX Tonight

    2016 SWABs Winners Accept Awards On SWX Tonight

    The 2016 SWABs awards have been announced, and the winners dropped by SWX Tonight to accept their awards. Each year the Spokane Writers and Broadcasters vote on the top teams and players from the past year in a variety of categories

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    The 2016 SWABs awards have been announced, and the winners dropped by SWX Tonight to accept their awards. Each year the Spokane Writers and Broadcasters vote on the top teams and players from the past year in a variety of categories

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  • Academic All Star: Brycen Kelly

    Academic All Star: Brycen Kelly

    Tuesday, November 3 2015 11:41 PM EST2015-11-04 04:41:51 GMT
    Brycen Kelly loves being a Southridge Sun."I go to the games of our other Fall Sports teams," he says.More >>
    Brycen Kelly loves being a Southridge Sun."I go to the games of our other Fall Sports teams," he says.More >>
  • Academic All Star: Liberty Christian's John Lesser

    Academic All Star: Liberty Christian's John Lesser

    Wednesday, October 7 2015 1:07 AM EDT2015-10-07 05:07:40 GMT
    Lesser breaks off a Touchdown runLesser breaks off a Touchdown run
    When you think of John Lesser, you probably picture 80 yard touchdown runs for the Liberty Christian Patriots.But his coaches see something else: "I see a kid that calls me new year's morning saying can we get in the weight room and lift," says Liberty Christian Head Coach Craig Lukins. "Calling coaches Christmas morning saying hey, can you open the gym so I can get a lift in?"More >>
    When you think of John Lesser, you probably picture 80 yard touchdown runs for the Liberty Christian Patriots.But his coaches see something else: "I see a kid that calls me new year's morning saying can we get in the weight room and lift," says Liberty Christian Head Coach Craig Lukins. "Calling coaches Christmas morning saying hey, can you open the gym so I can get a lift in?"More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Liberty Christian's Preston Eder

    Academic All-Star: Liberty Christian's Preston Eder

    Tuesday, May 19 2015 6:14 PM EDT2015-05-19 22:14:56 GMT
    Liberty Christian's Preston Eder has a few tricks up his sleeve. While the junior juggles school and sports, he also literally knows how to juggle. "My dad taught me the basics, and now it's just something I do," he said while effortlessly juggling three baseballs. Eder is a two-sport athlete for the Patriots. He plays basketball and baseball, and he does it all while maintaining a 3.8 GPA.More >>
    Liberty Christian's Preston Eder has a few tricks up his sleeve. While the junior juggles school and sports, he also literally knows how to juggle. "My dad taught me the basics, and now it's just something I do," he said while effortlessly juggling three baseballs. Eder is a two-sport athlete for the Patriots. He plays basketball and baseball, and he does it all while maintaining a 3.8 GPA.More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Kamiakin's Tawny Becker

    Academic All-Star: Kamiakin's Tawny Becker

    Tuesday, May 5 2015 6:56 PM EDT2015-05-05 22:56:13 GMT
    Kamiakin catcher Tawny Becker finished her AP Psychology exam at 3:30 p.m. She was on the softball field by 4 p.m."Changing in the car has become a natural ability," she jokes.That's because it's just another day for the senior. She's in three AP classes this year and has maintained a 3.99 GPA."Last year I actually had two AP tests in one day, and then I had to go straight to a game. But, it's what I'm used to and I love it," she said.More >>
    Kamiakin catcher Tawny Becker finished her AP Psychology exam at 3:30 p.m. She was on the softball field by 4 p.m."Changing in the car has become a natural ability," she jokes.That's because it's just another day for the senior. She's in three AP classes this year and has maintained a 3.99 GPA."Last year I actually had two AP tests in one day, and then I had to go straight to a game. But, it's what I'm used to and I love it," she said.More >>
  • Mt. Spokane's Brothers In Discus

    Mt. Spokane's Brothers In Discus

    SWXRightNow.com-- Mt. Spokane High School's Jacob Lionello and Trevor Payne grew up together and now the Wildcats' duo are two of the top rated discus throwers in the state of Washington.SWX's John Collett brings you a special feature about Lionello and Payne in the video player above.More >>
    SWXRightNow.com-- Mt. Spokane High School's Jacob Lionello and Trevor Payne grew up together and now the Wildcats' duo are two of the top rated discus throwers in the state of Washington.SWX's John Collett brings you a special feature about Lionello and Payne in the video player above.More >>
  • GSL Honors Scholar Athletes

    GSL Honors Scholar Athletes

    SPOKANE, Wash. -- The Greater Spokane League honored a host of students athletes in its annual Scholar Athlete Luncheon at the Spokane Club on Thursday afternoon.More >>
    SPOKANE, Wash. -- The Greater Spokane League honored a host of students athletes in its annual Scholar Athlete Luncheon at the Spokane Club on Thursday afternoon.More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Davis's Jonathan Imperial

    Academic All-Star: Davis's Jonathan Imperial

    Tuesday, April 21 2015 6:22 PM EDT2015-04-21 22:22:52 GMT
    Davis junior Jonathan Imperial knows how to get the job done. A two-sport athlete, he's also kept up a 3.8 GPA in Davis's competitive IB program."My parents always encouraged me to always do my best," said Imperial,. "And when your best is say an 'A' for example, You want to strive for more. You get hungry for more."More >>
    Davis junior Jonathan Imperial knows how to get the job done. A two-sport athlete, he's also kept up a 3.8 GPA in Davis's competitive IB program."My parents always encouraged me to always do my best," said Imperial,. "And when your best is say an 'A' for example, You want to strive for more. You get hungry for more."More >>
  • Local Athletes Signed To NLI's

    Local Athletes Signed To NLI's

    With National Signing Day in full swing, below is a list of local high school athletes and where they have decided to sign National Letters of Intent to go play next fall.More >>
    With National Signing Day in full swing, below is a list of local high school athletes and where they have decided to sign National Letters of Intent to go play next fall. More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Hanford's David Juergens

    Academic All-Star: Hanford's David Juergens

    Wednesday, April 15 2015 2:47 PM EDT2015-04-15 18:47:42 GMT
    When Hanford senior David Juergens is out on the baseball field, he likes to make it a good time."Baseball is definitely a hard sport and once in a while you've gotta get some positivity to the guys," said Juergens. "You have to make people smile because that makes the game a little easier."Juergens has helped lead the Falcons to an 11-1 start this season. His coaches see his positive energy as one of his biggest assets.More >>
    When Hanford senior David Juergens is out on the baseball field, he likes to make it a good time."Baseball is definitely a hard sport and once in a while you've gotta get some positivity to the guys," said Juergens. "You have to make people smile because that makes the game a little easier."Juergens has helped lead the Falcons to an 11-1 start this season. His coaches see his positive energy as one of his biggest assets.More >>
  • Academic All-Star: River View's Gary and Sean McGaughey

    Wednesday, March 25 2015 1:00 PM EDT2015-03-25 17:00:23 GMT
    For River View seniors Gary and Sean McGaughey, just about everything they do comes in twos."As twins we always competed through our middle school and high school careers," said Gary McGaughey. "We've always worked with each other to get where we are."More >>
    For River View seniors Gary and Sean McGaughey, just about everything they do comes in twos."As twins we always competed through our middle school and high school careers," said Gary McGaughey. "We've always worked with each other to get where we are."More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Southridge's Rachel Nicholls

    Academic All-Star: Southridge's Rachel Nicholls

    Tuesday, March 17 2015 10:46 PM EDT2015-03-18 02:46:43 GMT
    For Southridge senior Rachel Nicholls, it took some time to get a racket in her hands."I didn't start until my sophomore year just because I kind of chickened out," Nicholls said. "But my friends convinced me to try it, so I just did it for fun and ended up really liking it."Once she started, she found a home behind the net, and a lot of it has to do with the closeness of this Suns' team.More >>
    For Southridge senior Rachel Nicholls, it took some time to get a racket in her hands."I didn't start until my sophomore year just because I kind of chickened out," Nicholls said. "But my friends convinced me to try it, so I just did it for fun and ended up really liking it."Once she started, she found a home behind the net, and a lot of it has to do with the closeness of this Suns' team.More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Richland's Abby Perryman

    Academic All-Star: Richland's Abby Perryman

    Wednesday, March 11 2015 9:39 PM EDT2015-03-12 01:39:37 GMT
    For Richland Bombers softball pitcher Abby Perryman, there's one thing left to do in her senior season... to win state. Perryman has been a member of the varsity team since her freshman year, and every year, they've made it to the state tourney.More >>
    For Richland Bombers softball pitcher Abby Perryman, there's one thing left to do in her senior season... to win state. Perryman has been a member of the varsity team since her freshman year, and every year, they've made it to the state tourney.More >>
  • State B Stories: Day Three

    State B Stories: Day Three

    With the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association's State B Tournament in full swing at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena we take some time to bring you some of the stories surrounding the saga that is the State B.More >>
    With the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association's State B Tournament in full swing at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena we take some time to bring you some of the stories surrounding the saga that is the State B.More >>
  • State B Stories: Day Two

    State B Stories: Day Two

    SPOKANE, Wash. -- With the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association's State B Tournament in full swing at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena we take some time to bring you some of the stories surrounding the saga that is the State B.For more stories from yesterday click HERE: http://bit.ly/17WoUIKMore >>
    SPOKANE, Wash. -- With the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association's State B Tournament in full swing at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena we take some time to bring you some of the stories surrounding the saga that is the State B.For more stories from yesterday click HERE: http://bit.ly/17WoUIKMore >>
  • State B Stories: Day One

    State B Stories: Day One

    The Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena is being invaded by Washington's small towns for the next couple of days, and that can only mean one thing: It's State B Tournament time! For the next couple of days you can catch all of the action on KHQ and SWX, including these videos of stories from around the region we've assembled for day one of the tournament! More >>
    The Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena is being invaded by Washington's small towns for the next couple of days, and that can only mean one thing: It's State B Tournament time! For the next couple of days you can catch all of the action on KHQ and SWX, including these videos of stories from around the region we've assembled for day one of the tournament!


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  • Pateros Girl's Basketball On Special Journey To State B Tournament

    Pateros Girl's Basketball On Special Journey To State B Tournament

    In the midst of a long recovery, Pateros has new inspiration thanks to a group of high school girls and the sport they love to play.Pateros High School's girls varsity basketball team is nearly finished with one of its best seasons ever.More >>
    In the midst of a long recovery, Pateros has new inspiration thanks to a group of high school girls and the sport they love to play.Pateros High School's girls varsity basketball team is nearly finished with one of its best seasons ever.
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  • Academic All-Star: Walla Walla's Starting Five

    Academic All-Star: Walla Walla's Starting Five

    Wednesday, March 4 2015 6:23 PM EST2015-03-04 23:23:50 GMT
    For the first time in 25 years, the Walla Walla Lady Blue Devils are heading to the basketball state tournament.  The state-bound squad is led by five starting seniors, twins Mikayla and Kate Ferenz, Madi Doepker, Maddie Sirmon, and Kendall Davis. Combined, these five average a 3.78 GPA.More >>
    For the first time in 25 years, the Walla Walla Lady Blue Devils are heading to the basketball state tournament.  The state-bound squad is led by five starting seniors, twins Mikayla and Kate Ferenz, Madi Doepker, Maddie Sirmon, and Kendall Davis. Combined, these five average a 3.78 GPA.More >>
  • Post Falls High School Receives Motorcade Through Town After Winning State Wrestling Championship

    Post Falls High School Receives Motorcade Through Town After Winning State Wrestling Championship

    POST FALLS, Idaho - The Post Falls wrestling team received a motorcade parade through town on Sunday after winning the 5A State Championship in Pocatello, Idaho. More >>
    POST FALLS, Idaho - The Post Falls wrestling team received a motorcade parade through town on Sunday after winning the 5A State Championship in Pocatello, Idaho. The motorcade made its way through town as people cheered in appreciation and ended at Post Falls High School where many people were waiting with signs and banners. 

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  • Academic All-Star: Zillah's Jacob Cleveringa

    Academic All-Star: Zillah's Jacob Cleveringa

    Wednesday, February 25 2015 7:08 PM EST2015-02-26 00:08:08 GMT
    While the Zillah boys basketball team shoots for their second state title, junior Jacob Cleveringa is ready for his first.  "I just hope we keep winning. we just need to win four more games and hopefully we can," Cleveringa said.More >>
    While the Zillah boys basketball team shoots for their second state title, junior Jacob Cleveringa is ready for his first.  "I just hope we keep winning. we just need to win four more games and hopefully we can," Cleveringa said.More >>
  • Kiona-Belton Wrestlers Keep It In The Family

    Saturday, February 21 2015 1:00 AM EST2015-02-21 06:00:38 GMT
    At 100 pounds, Kiona-Benton's Brittnee Cook won the regional title last week. At 235 pounds, her brother, Tanner, won one of his own. At 106 pounds, their cousin, Jaron Gunter, made it a perfect three for three. The three will wrestle at state this weekend. They each won their first-day matches and will continue in tomorrow's tournament. More >>
    At 100 pounds, Kiona-Benton's Brittnee Cook won the regional title last week. At 235 pounds, her brother, Tanner, won one of his own. At 106 pounds, their cousin, Jaron Gunter, made it a perfect three for three. The three will wrestle at state this weekend. They each won their first-day matches and will continue in tomorrow's tournament. More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Pasco's Alexa Castellanos

    Academic All-Star: Pasco's Alexa Castellanos

    Wednesday, February 18 2015 9:06 PM EST2015-02-19 02:06:35 GMT
    Pasco senior Alexa Castellanos is no stranger to the road to Tacoma. This weekend she'll compete in her second state tournament.  But what makes this years' trip to state even more special is that Castellanos will be joined by six teammates.  More >>
    Pasco senior Alexa Castellanos is no stranger to the road to Tacoma. This weekend she'll compete in her second state tournament.  But what makes this years' trip to state even more special is that Castellanos will be joined by six teammates.  More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Kamiakin's Ellie Winstead

    Academic All-Star: Kamiakin's Ellie Winstead

    Thursday, February 12 2015 7:51 PM EST2015-02-13 00:51:09 GMT
    From the time she was seven years old, Kamiakin senior Ellie Winstead knew that she wanted to be a gymnast. Winstead helped the Braves land this year's 3A district title in the team's hunt for a repeat championship. Winstead herself took first place in both floor and bars.More >>
    From the time she was seven years old, Kamiakin senior Ellie Winstead knew that she wanted to be a gymnast. Winstead helped the Braves land this year's 3A district title in the team's hunt for a repeat championship. Winstead herself took first place in both floor and bars.More >>
  • SWAB Awards Crown Familiar, New Faces

    SWAB Awards Crown Familiar, New Faces

    The Inland Northwest Sportswriters and Broadcaster awards highlight some of the areas best local talent at the prep level for their junior awards and the announcements of the winners from the 2014 calendar year didn't come as a surprise for anyone who follows high school sports in the area.More >>
    The Inland Northwest Sportswriters and Broadcaster awards highlight some of the areas best local talent at the prep level for their junior awards and the announcements of the winners from the 2014 calendar year didn't come as a surprise for anyone who follows high school sports in the area.
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  • Xan Rose Overcomes The Odds To Make First Varsity Basket

    Xan Rose Overcomes The Odds To Make First Varsity Basket

    For friends and family of Xan Rose, a chance to see the young man score in a high school varsity basketball game could only be a dream for most of his life.The 19-year-old was born with Trisomy 9P, a chromosomal disorder similar to Down Syndrome.More >>
    For friends and family of Xan Rose, a chance to see the young man score in a high school varsity basketball game could only be a dream for most of his life.The 19-year-old was born with Trisomy 9P, a chromosomal disorder similar to Down Syndrome.
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  • Spokane Football Player Signs With Idaho Amidst Cancer Battle

    Spokane Football Player Signs With Idaho Amidst Cancer Battle

    Jace Malek dreamed of the day he would sign with the University of Idaho for years. But the West Valley fullback never expected to make that commitment official with his career in jeopardy.More >>
    Jace Malek dreamed of the day he would sign with the University of Idaho for years. But the West Valley fullback never expected to make that commitment official with his career in jeopardy.More >>
  • One Last Match For Kettle Falls' Erick Page

    One Last Match For Kettle Falls' Erick Page

    Friday, January 23 2015 3:10 AM EST2015-01-23 08:10:17 GMT
    Erick Page has been the face of the Kettle Falls wrestling program over the past three years, although he's never wrestled in a match.More >>
    Erick Page has been the face of the Kettle Falls wrestling program over the past three years, although he's never wrestled in a match. More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Chiawana's Bernardo Castillo

    Academic All-Star: Chiawana's Bernardo Castillo

    Wednesday, January 21 2015 12:41 AM EST2015-01-21 05:41:47 GMT
    Chiawana senior Bernardo Castillo leaves it all on the mat, the field and in the classroom.  In the fall, Castillo helped anchor the Riverhawks football team back to State as the team's center. Now, he's made the winter transition onto the wrestling mats. He's done it all while maintaining a 3.9 GPA. More >>
    Chiawana senior Bernardo Castillo leaves it all on the mat, the field and in the classroom.  In the fall, Castillo helped anchor the Riverhawks football team back to State as the team's center. Now, he's made the winter transition onto the wrestling mats. He's done it all while maintaining a 3.9 GPA. More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Kamiakin's Lindsey Schauble

    Academic All-Star: Kamiakin's Lindsey Schauble

    Wednesday, January 14 2015 11:44 PM EST2015-01-15 04:44:01 GMT
    Kennewick, WA- Kamiakin senior Lindsey Schauble does a little bit of it all. She's a star on the basketball team, volleyball team and the track team for the Braves. She does it all while maintaining a perfect 4.0 GPA.More >>
    Kennewick, WA- Kamiakin senior Lindsey Schauble does a little bit of it all. She's a star on the basketball team, volleyball team and the track team for the Braves. She does it all while maintaining a perfect 4.0 GPA.More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Kennewick's Josh Kutzke

    Academic All-Star: Kennewick's Josh Kutzke

    Tuesday, January 6 2015 8:01 PM EST2015-01-07 01:01:16 GMT
    KENNEWICK, WA- Kennewick senior Josh Kutzke has made a lot of noise for the Lions this season, but don't let that fool you."I'm kind of shy and people don't really know that. They think I am just outgoing because I play so many sports, but I'm a shy person. Sports give me an outlet to be myself."Kutzke plays football, basketball and baseball at Kennewick. The three-sport athlete manages maintain a 3.9 GPA.More >>
    KENNEWICK, WA- Kennewick senior Josh Kutzke has made a lot of noise for the Lions this season, but don't let that fool you."I'm kind of shy and people don't really know that. They think I am just outgoing because I play so many sports, but I'm a shy person. Sports give me an outlet to be myself."Kutzke plays football, basketball and baseball at Kennewick. The three-sport athlete manages maintain a 3.9 GPA.More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Hanford's Brady Heid

    Academic All-Star: Hanford's Brady Heid

    Wednesday, December 17 2014 8:33 PM EST2014-12-18 01:33:10 GMT
    Hanford's Brady Heid never has to think twice about his top priority.More >>
    Hanford's Brady Heid never has to think twice about his top priority.More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Richland's Madison Vance

    Academic All-Star: Richland's Madison Vance

    Wednesday, December 10 2014 8:36 PM EST2014-12-11 01:36:46 GMT
    Richland High School senior Madison Vance spends her afternoons rolling out perfect strikes down the lanes.More >>
    Richland High School senior Madison Vance spends her afternoons rolling out perfect strikes down the lanes.More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Liberty Christian's Mitch Godwin

    Academic All-Star: Liberty Christian's Mitch Godwin

    Wednesday, December 3 2014 8:50 PM EST2014-12-04 01:50:22 GMT
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    Liberty Christian junior Mitch Godwin didn't grow up planning to play on the grid iron, but he's making his mark now.More >>
    Liberty Christian junior Mitch Godwin didn't grow up planning to play on the grid iron, but he's making his mark now.More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Chiawana's Trenton Steach

    Academic All-Star: Chiawana's Trenton Steach

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 5:40 PM EST2014-11-19 22:40:58 GMT
    It's not every day you find an offensive lineman up for valedictorian. It's even rarer to find one gunning for his second state championship.More >>
    It's not every day you find an offensive lineman up for valedictorian. It's even rarer to find one gunning for his second state championship.More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Jacob Mortensen

    Academic All-Star: Jacob Mortensen

    Thursday, November 13 2014 12:57 PM EST2014-11-13 17:57:56 GMT
    The Davis Pirates are heading to the state playoffs for the first time in program history. Linebacker Jacob Mortensen says he's ready for the challenge.More >>
    The Davis Pirates are heading to the state playoffs for the first time in program history. Linebacker Jacob Mortensen says he's ready for the challenge.More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Lindsey Bradley

    Academic All-Star: Lindsey Bradley

    Wednesday, November 5 2014 6:03 PM EST2014-11-05 23:03:50 GMT
    Richland High School's Lindsey Bradley was born to run."I've always loved running ever since I was three. I would run around in circles in the backyard," she said. "I've always thought that God has wanted me to run, so I just see that as motivation. Bradley runs anywhere from 30 to 60 miles per week. She is the favorite to win this year's state cross country championship.More >>
    Richland High School's Lindsey Bradley was born to run."I've always loved running ever since I was three. I would run around in circles in the backyard," she said. "I've always thought that God has wanted me to run, so I just see that as motivation. Bradley runs anywhere from 30 to 60 miles per week. She is the favorite to win this year's state cross country championship.More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Catelyn Linke

    Academic All-Star: Catelyn Linke

    Wednesday, October 29 2014 7:48 PM EDT2014-10-29 23:48:42 GMT
    For Pasco Bulldog Catelyn Linke, age ain't nothing' but a number. The sophomore has taken over as a serious asset for the school's volleyball program this year."I don't see myself as younger. I feel like we're all playing volleyball. We've all played this sport for a long time, and I'm just playing how I've always played."More >>
    For Pasco Bulldog Catelyn Linke, age ain't nothing' but a number. The sophomore has taken over as a serious asset for the school's volleyball program this year."I don't see myself as younger. I feel like we're all playing volleyball. We've all played this sport for a long time, and I'm just playing how I've always played."More >>
  • Academic All-Star: Tyler Herman

    Academic All-Star: Tyler Herman

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 5:27 PM EDT2014-10-22 21:27:43 GMT
    This week's Academic All-Star knows how to fire up both a team and a kiln. Kamiakin linebacker Tyler Herman credits his dad for not only getting him into football, but into art, as well.More >>
    This week's Academic All-Star knows how to fire up both a team and a kiln. Kamiakin linebacker Tyler Herman credits his dad for not only getting him into football, but into art, as well.More >>
  • Support Mac Graff This Saturday!

    Support Mac Graff This Saturday!

    Saturday's contest between West Valley (Yakima) and Davis at Marquette Stadium at 1 p.m. PT will be more than just a football game, it will be a community coming together to help support Chiawana's Mac Graff on his road to recovery.More >>
    Saturday's contest between West Valley (Yakima) and Davis at Marquette Stadium at 1 p.m. PT will be more than just a football game, it will be a community coming together to help support Chiawana's Mac Graff on his road to recovery.
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  • Shadle Park's Rypien Makes It Official With BSU

    Shadle Park's Rypien Makes It Official With BSU

    Prep quarterback Brett Rypien (Spokane, Wash./Shadle Park HS) has signed a financial aid agreement (FAA) with Boise State, the school announced Tuesday morning.Rypien, who is on pace to receive his high-school diploma a semester early, plans to begin attending classes at Boise State during the 2015 spring semester.More >>
    Prep quarterback Brett Rypien (Spokane, Wash./Shadle Park HS) has signed a financial aid agreement (FAA) with Boise State, the school announced Tuesday morning.Rypien, who is on pace to receive his high-school diploma a semester early, plans to begin attending classes at Boise State during the 2015 spring semester.More >>
  • LIVE ON SWX: Coeur d’Alene Ready For 5A Title Rematch Vs. Highland

    LIVE ON SWX: Coeur d’Alene Ready For 5A Title Rematch Vs. Highland

    In 2013, fill-in quarterback Austin Lee led Coeur d'Alene to an Idaho 5A state title at the Kibbie Dome in Moscow. On Friday, Sept 26, Highland, the then undefeated team the Vikings beat to win their third championship in five years, will take a long bus ride from Pocatello to the panhandle to extract revenge.More >>
    In 2013, fill-in quarterback Austin Lee led Coeur d'Alene to an Idaho 5A state title at the Kibbie Dome in Moscow. On Friday, Sept 26, Highland, the then undefeated team the Vikings beat to win their third championship in five years, will take a long bus ride from Pocatello to the panhandle to extract revenge.More >>
  • Wapato Football Coach Named "Coach of the Week"

    Wapato Football Coach Named "Coach of the Week"

    Thursday, September 11 2014 6:21 PM EDT2014-09-11 22:21:02 GMT
    Congratulations to Wapato Wolves varsity head football coach, Brian Hake (hay-kee), for being selected as “Coach of the Week” by the Seattle Seahawks and the Washington State Football Coaches Association. Coach Hake guided the Wolves to a 40-20 victory over Columbia-Burbank during the season opener at home on September 5. More >>
    Congratulations to Wapato Wolves varsity head football coach, Brian Hake (hay-kee), for being selected as “Coach of the Week” by the Seattle Seahawks and the Washington State Football Coaches Association. Coach Hake guided the Wolves to a 40-20 victory over Columbia-Burbank during the season opener at home on September 5. More >>
  • Former Bullpup Sankey Scores TD In First NFL Game

    Former Bullpup Sankey Scores TD In First NFL Game

    Sunday, August 10 2014 11:22 PM EDT2014-08-11 03:22:47 GMT
     Former Gonzaga Prep Bullpup Bishop Sankey made the most of his first NFL game.More >>
     Former Gonzaga Prep Bullpup Bishop Sankey made the most of his first NFL game.More >>
  • Washington Angels Fastpitch Softball Team Dedicates Season to Teammate

    Washington Angels Fastpitch Softball Team Dedicates Season to Teammate

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 7:20 PM EDT2014-07-16 23:20:09 GMT
    The Washington Angels fastpitch softball team is playing with a purpose this summer. They're heading to the national tournament in Salem, Virginia later this month, after winning "State for Kate." More >>
    The Washington Angels fastpitch softball team is playing with a purpose this summer. They're heading to the national tournament in Salem, Virginia later this month, after winning "State for Kate." More >>
  • Khalil Winfrey Headed To USA Track & Field Junior Olympics

    Khalil Winfrey Headed To USA Track & Field Junior Olympics

    Rogers High School's Khalil Winfrey qualified for the USA Track Field Junior Olympics National Championships in Houston, Texas. The junior-to-be joined SWX's Neil Stover in the Fasteners Sports Studio to discuss his upcoming meets in the 100 meter and 200 meter championships.More >>
    Rogers High School's Khalil Winfrey qualified for the USA Track Field Junior Olympics National Championships in Houston, Texas. The junior-to-be joined SWX's Neil Stover in the Fasteners Sports Studio to discuss his upcoming meets in the 100 meter and 200 meter championships.More >>
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