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Theo Lawson
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Theo joined The Spokesman-Review in 2017 as a sports reporter covering Washington State University athletics.

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Sports >  NCAA
July 5, 2020, 5 a.m.
Creating a list of the top athletes in Washington State history is a decidedly challenging task that demands months of research and grunt work, and one that may be futile because it requires one to compare Cougars from different eras, and in some cases the eras themselves.

Sports >  NCAA
June 30, 2020, 10:22 a.m.
The deficit Washington State’s athletic department has grappled with for years is expected to reach $93.5 million by the end of the current fiscal year before rising in 2021 and 2022 and finally leveling out by 2023.

Sports >  NCAA
June 29, 2020, 9:50 a.m.
In addition to the issues the group encountered on the field, Washington State’s defensive secondary took a few sizable hits off the field last season, diminishing in numbers when two players – most notably starting defensive back Daniel Isom – were dismissed from the team for an undisclosed violation of team rules.

June 27, 2020, 5 p.m.
Most devoted baseball fans in the state of Washington know John Olerud for his five-year stint with the Seattle Mariners – a stretch during which the helmeted first baseman won three MLB Gold Glove awards and contributed to one of the most successful regular season teams in the history of the game.