Stories tagged: Gonzaga
Sat., May 18, 2019, 7:22 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There’s a lot going on today. Let’s get right to it.
UPDATED: Tue., April 23, 2019, 10:23 p.m.
Troy Johnston hit a two-run home run, Slade Heggen singled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning, and Gonzaga defeated Washington State 8-5 Tuesday at the Patterson Baseball Complex.
UPDATED: Tue., March 26, 2019, 8:28 p.m.
Awesome eats at Anaheim Packing District It’s a throwback to when oranges actually ruled Orange County.
Tue., March 26, 2019, 5 a.m.
The good part about being an editor is that you typically see lots of the country, as you move from newspaper to newspaper. That’s also kind of the bad part, …
UPDATED: Tue., March 26, 2019, 5:39 p.m.
Gonzaga’s sweet road trip to Anaheim for the NCAA Tournament means a whole bunch of folks from Spokane just got unexpected travel plans to the land of the Real Housewives, …
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
Gonzaga has produced a Who’s Who of top women in the courtroom, many of whom meet in Las Vegas for WCC Tournament
If you could pick an era’s Dream Team of successful and powerful women lawyers from Gonzaga, you’d be hard-pressed to find anything quite like what was happening on the banks …
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
Katherine Morgan, the former president and CEO of the Greater Spokane Valley Chamber – and current senior vice president at Bank of America – simply couldn’t bring herself to leave …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 5:34 p.m.
Those wanting a good West Coast hoops fix the past two months have turned to Gonzaga and Nevada. The Zags won the Maui Invitational. Nevada ran the table in nonconference …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 22, 2018, 7:43 p.m.
The two most important foundations of player improvement are the coaches’ leadership and teaching abilities.
Thu., Nov. 22, 2018, 5 a.m.
I’m trying to remember just exactly when Spokane turned itself into a hoops city.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 10:17 p.m.
Gonzaga ‘felt like home’ to Anton Watson as Gonzaga Prep standout makes official decision to join Bulldogs
Gonzaga Prep’s Anton Watson officially signed his National Letter of Intent to join the Gonzaga men’s basketball program next season on Wednesday after orally committing last June.
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 7:05 p.m.
Gonzaga women play to 1-1 soccer draw while men lose 2-0
Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 8:39 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Wednesday was about winning. And losing. And about the past and the future. Read on.
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There is a bit of rhythm to a college football week. It starts with a slow shuffle and moves with a quicker beat as Saturday …
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 7:57 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The first Sunday of NFL football is over. Why is it that, despite wholesale changes in the offseason, so many teams haven’t really changed at …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 9:17 a.m.
Grip on Sports: From emotional releases to penalties to calling off the fight, yesterday’s action kept our attention
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It may not have been officially be Flag Day, but that’s how it felt Saturday around here. Washington State raised its Cougar one in an …
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 9:23 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Another college football Saturday awaits. But if you want to watch it all, you better be ready to give it about 18, 19 hours. Wait, …
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 8:36 a.m.
Grip on Sports: As Washington State opens its home football season, the Cougars move forward instead of moving on
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Everyone has experienced sadness mixed in with the joy sports can bring. That’s part of how sports mirror life. But one would hope a certain …
Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 7:55 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • A lot happened in the regional sports scene yesterday, much of it self-evident. But the most important items were a bit hidden. Read on.
Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 8:29 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The long stretch run is upon us. We’re not really referring to the baseball season, but that too. It coincides with the unofficial end of …
Mon., Sept. 3, 2018, 8:20 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It may be the beginning of football season, but it’s still a bit early to give up on baseball, isn’t it? Especially when the local …
Sun., Sept. 2, 2018, 8:58 a.m.
Grip on Sports: College football’s first full Saturday at times made us sore, but also offered some exercise
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Is your backside sore? You know, after spending from 9 in the morning until after 11 at night sitting and watching college football? No way …
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 8:49 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It is here. Finally. It is the first full Saturday of college football season. Everyone plays. And everyone gets to cheer. Or moan. Read on.
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 8:23 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s still August, isn’t it? For a few more hours at least. But yet high school football is in full-go mode. It’s not something that’s …
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 8:47 a.m.
Grip on Sports: From signings to trades to losses to endings to special sections, it is one packed day
A GRIP ON SPORTS • So much happened yesterday, time constraints make it impossible to get to it all. Not for me, but for you. Who has an entire day …
Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 8:44 a.m.
Grip on Sports: If it weren’t for the National League West, the M’s would have a better view of the postseason
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The question has to be asked as we enter the last few days of August. It has to be asked of the Mariners and their …
Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 7:32 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s game week for the local college football teams. It couldn’t have come at a better time. Heck, it is even raining in Spokane this …
Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Seahawks come up short but their overall performance has to be considered an improvement
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s getting to be that time of year. You know, when weekends become so busy there is no time to mow the lawn. Or wash …
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 7:44 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Instead of lamenting the state of the Mariners this morning, we’re going in another direction: lamenting the hypocrisy of fans. It’s a well that may …
Wed., Aug. 22, 2018, 8 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Would you want a bunch of your ‘fans’ to decide if you keep your job? That’s what happens in Seattle
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Every four years, Seattle Sounder fans do something no other fan base in North American professional sports are allowed to do: They vote whether to …