Stories tagged: area college sports
UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019, 9:58 p.m.
Women’s doubles teams from Gonzaga and Washington State saw their seasons come to a close Wednesday after setbacks at the NCAA Tennis Doubles Championship at the USTA National Campus.
UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019, 8:06 p.m.
The setting was familiar for North Idaho College softball coach Don Don Williams, but the stakes were different.
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: Tue., May 21, 2019, 8:25 p.m.
Johnston, now third in the country in doubles (26), is one away from the Gonzaga single-season record.
UPDATED: Tue., May 21, 2019, 8:35 p.m.
Tiffany Mylonas and Hikaru Sato became the first Washington State pair to win a match at the NCAA Tennis Doubles Championship when they rallied for a 1-6, 7-5, 10-7 victory …
Tue., May 21, 2019, 4:34 p.m.
Gonzaga’s athletics programs combined to post the nation’s second-highest Academic Progress Rate (APR) score of 997, according to data released by the NCAA.
UPDATED: Tue., May 21, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
Marty Lees is out as baseball coach at Washington State University. The fourth-year coach has been fired with three games left on the Cougars’ schedule, WSU athletic director Pat Chun …
UPDATED: Mon., May 20, 2019, 8:31 p.m.
Sarah Williams hit two home runs as North Idaho defeated Edmonds 9-1 to win its second consecutive NWAC Softball Championship on Monday at the Dwight Merkel Sports Complex.
Sun., May 19, 2019, 11:46 p.m.
UPDATED: Sat., May 18, 2019, 10:55 p.m.
Maddy Mott threw a five-hitter, and North Idaho topped Clackamas 5-1 Saturday in a second-round game at the NWAC Softball Championship at Merkel Complex.
UPDATED: Sat., May 18, 2019, 9:02 p.m.
When Community Colleges of Spokane closer Reed Harrington’s fastball smacked into the leather of catcher Justin Lutz last week in Pasco, it retired a Columbia Basin hitter and signaled the …
UPDATED: Sat., May 18, 2019, 8:43 p.m.
Johnston, in her sixth year with Spokane’s Dynamic Gymnastics, was the Washington state vault champion for a third straight year.
Fri., May 17, 2019, 9:28 p.m.
Nick Trogrlic-Iverson pitched seven shutout innings and Nick Nyquist hit a solo homer Friday to lead Gonzaga to a 1-0 win over Loyola Marymount to open a West Coast Conference …
UPDATED: Fri., May 17, 2019, 6:52 p.m.
Sometimes, all it takes is a step back to make a leap forward – and that’s what the Spokane Shadow women’s first team has done after taking a season off …
Fri., May 17, 2019, 4:44 p.m.
Matt Richardson’s RBI single to right field in the seventh inning Friday snapped a 1-all tie and Utah held on to defeat Washington State 2-1 in the middle game of …
UPDATED: Thu., May 16, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
Gonzaga or BYU – perhaps both – will earn the 2019 regular-season WCC title.
UPDATED: Thu., May 16, 2019, 7:09 p.m.
Briley Knight hit a three-run home run in the seventh inning, and Utah rallied to defeat Washington State 6-4 Thursday at Smith’s Ballpark in the opener of a three-game series.
UPDATED: Thu., May 16, 2019, 4:31 p.m.
Jack Bloxom was the face of North Idaho College’s baseball program for 30 years and a fixture in the region’s baseball scene.
Tue., May 14, 2019, 9:31 p.m.
Utah Valley overcame a 13-5 deficit Tuesday and shocked Washington State 20-13 in nonconference baseball play in Orem, Utah.
Sat., May 11, 2019, 10:31 p.m.
Mac Lardner allowed four hits over seven innings and Troy Johnston crushed a grand slam Saturday, leading Gonzaga to a 16-0 nonconference win over Lamar at Patterson Baseball Complex.
UPDATED: Sat., May 11, 2019, 6:05 p.m.
Finalists for the 2019 Spokane Youth Sports Awards have been announced by the Spokane Sports Commission.
UPDATED: Fri., May 10, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
The Spokane Shadow are back on the pitch Saturday at 7 p.m. against OSA (Seattle) FC at Spokane Falls Community College to defend their Northwest Conference regular-season title. .
UPDATED: Fri., May 10, 2019, 4:02 p.m.
Farrington coached six seasons at Washington State before being let go in 2000.
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019, 10:48 p.m.
The sophomore’s unorthodox delivery has helped him make the move to NCAA Division I baseball with aplomb.
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 10:24 p.m.
Longtime track and field coach Linda Lanker jokes that her paychecks are deposited into her gas tank, not her bank account.
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 9:02 p.m.
Sophie Hausmann completed her successful Idaho golfing career Wednesday with a bounce-back round during an NCAA Regional at Tumble Creek Golf Club.
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 8:23 p.m.
Northwest Gymnastics Academy’s Alyssa Helbling, a ninth-grader at University High School, will compete alongside nearly 500 gymnasts this week at the Level 9 Western Nationals meet.
Tue., May 7, 2019, 6:17 p.m.
Five bogies on the front nine Tuesday bogged down Idaho’s Sophie Hausmann during the second round of the NCAA Women’s Golf Regional at Tumble Creek Golf Club.
UPDATED: Sat., May 4, 2019, 10:24 p.m.
Troy Johnston hit the go-ahead home run in the seventh inning, Nick Nyquist added four RBIs, and Gonzaga pulled away to beat Saint Mary’s 12-3 Saturday at the Patterson Baseball …
UPDATED: Sat., May 4, 2019, 8:29 p.m.
High national rankings have earned Gonzaga and Washington State’s top women’s tennis players invitations to the 2019 NCAA singles and doubles championships May 20-25 at the USTA National Campus in …