A mother osprey perches high above the Bowl and Pitcher in Riverside State Park. Spike Lynch captured this shot early in December.
Looking back, Rui Hachimura is grateful he stayed at Gonzaga through a stressful first year in Spokane.
The question of how much “intelligence” white-tailed deer possess is one that hunters ask themselves often, as do deer researchers. Or maybe intelligence is the wrong word. Perhaps whatever smarts a deer has – and most seem to have plenty – should more accurately be described as instincts.
Over more than 30 years devoted to exploring, hiking, documenting and publishing throughout the Northwest, Craig Romano of Mount Vernon has become perhaps the top expert on Washington trails. His goal has been to set foot on every trail in the state.
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.
When Frank Clark declared, “Richard Sherman and his era is over here” after the Seahawks’ victory over Minnesota on Monday, that comment and others directed at Sherman predictably exploded on Twitter.
Seattle will be without linebacker Mychal Kendricks for the rest of the season after he suffered a knee and lower leg injury in the Seahawks’ win over Minnesota. Coach Pete Carroll says Kendricks will need surgery for a couple of different issues, including the knee and “a little nick” to his lower leg. Carroll says Kendricks would need at least six to eight weeks of recovery.
Lucas started all 12 games on WSU’s offensive line during the regular season and helped the Cougars reduce their sacks total from 44 in 2017 to just 11 in 2018. The Everett native and Archbishop Murray product anchored the right side of an offensive line that was named a semifinalist for the Joe Moore Award – given to the nation’s top O-line – and he was integral in WSU’s FBS-leading passing totals.
Roundup of Tuesday’s Greater Spokane League boys basketball action.
Serge Ibaka had 25 points and nine rebounds, and the Toronto Raptors cruised past the Los Angeles Clippers 123-99 on Tuesday night without injured Kawhi Leonard.
Anton Watson scored 19 points Gonzaga Prep handled visiting Ferris 64-39 in the first game for the G-Prep boys in their new gymnasium on Tuesday.
Wednesday’s TV, Radio Highlights
Emmitt Taylor scored 46 points, hitting 12 of 27 3-pointers, and host North Idaho (9-1) beat Fairchild AFB 135-70 in nonconference men’s basketball Tuesday.
Alex Ovechkin scored his 21st hat trick and first this season to lift the Washington Capitals over the Detroit Red Wings 6-2 on Tuesday night.
Roundup of Tuesday’s girls basketball action from across Eastern Washington and North Idaho.
Roundup of Tuesday’s boys basketball action from across Eastern Washington and North Idaho.
Andrew McCutchen moving into Philadelphia’s outfield, more talk about a megadeal involving Noah Syndergaard and J.T. Realmuto and veteran pitcher Ivan Nova on the go. The winter meetings picked up a bit Tuesday, but any big deals for the likes of Corey Kluber, Manny Machado and Bryce Harper remained on deck.
The third-seeded Eagles, playing in their fifth FCS semifinal since 2010, have to get past a staunch Maine defensive unit that upset second-seeded Weber State 23-18 on the road last week.
The Argos men's team is 8-2 heading into a four-game road swing, including the Cactus Classic in Arizona starting December 15.