Stories tagged: brett rypien
Thu., Dec. 18, 2014
It’s billed as having more quality than a state tournament. The 43rd annual Tri-State wrestling tournament won’t be any different. It’s chock full of state champions and eventual state champions. …
Thu., Nov. 20, 2014
Brett Rypien is a disciple of details. Look at his success and it goes to figure that discipline follows the Shadle Park senior quarterback into every facet of life.
Fri., Sept. 26, 2014
Brett Rypien reached a new pinnacle on Thursday night, which doesn’t seem to surprise anybody but him. Rypien threw for 455 yards and six touchdowns, in the process surpassing 10,000 …
Sun., Sept. 14, 2014
So now what do you think about Greater Spokane League football teams after two weeks? We can rate some things for sure. There are teams elevating and teams struggling to …
Thu., Sept. 11, 2014
Come on. Did you expect anything but a first-week victory by yours truly? I finished fast and I’m starting fast.
Sun., Sept. 7, 2014
Brett Rypien was right. The senior Shadle Park quarterback told anyone who would listen that the Highlanders would be able to replace their top four receivers who graduated. They combined …
Thu., Sept. 4, 2014
It would be a lot easier if I could pick 12. Or even 10.
Thu., Aug. 28, 2014
Is one player better than a team? That’s the question facing Greater Spokane League 3A teams this year.
Thu., Aug. 21, 2014
A week before Whitworth players arrived, new head coach Rod Sandberg invited all of his assistants and their wives over for dinner. He gave the wives a Pirate coffee mug …
Wed., June 11, 2014
In the first year of the Spokane Youth Sports Awards, the event’s signature award couldn’t have had a more deserving recipient Tuesday evening. The award’s title – Against All Odds …
Tue., June 10, 2014
In the first year of the Spokane Youth Sports Awards, the event’s signature award couldn’t have had a more deserving recipient Tuesday evening.
Sat., May 10, 2014
Shadle Park principal Eric Sylling sought much input from parents and the community on what they wanted in a new head football coach. Sylling announced the result of what turned …
Sun., April 6, 2014
Brett Rypien sidestepped family ties – like avoiding a blind-side, would-be tackler – making an oral commitment to play football at Boise State during an unofficial visit Saturday. The Shadle …
Sat., April 5, 2014
Brett Rypien sidestepped family ties – like avoiding a blind side, would-be tackler – making an oral commitment to play football at Boise State during an unofficial visit Saturday.
Thu., April 3, 2014
Gonzaga Prep (6-1 overall, 5-0 in GSL): The Bullpups have six starters and nine lettermen returning from a lineup that went 22 deep last year and won the league with …
Thu., Jan. 9, 2014
Alan Stanfield drove to the home of the top returning Shadle Park football player last Friday. Stanfield shared with record-setting junior quarterback Brett Rypien that he had been offered the …
Tue., Jan. 7, 2014
Rod Sandberg is a defensive coach. He admitted that when he was hired as the head football coach at Whitworth University. His first order of business was to find an …
Thu., Dec. 19, 2013
A handful of North Idaho athletes were named to the All-Idaho teams. Three seniors off Coeur d’Alene’s state championship team were named to the 5A first team. They are tight …
Sun., Dec. 1, 2013
The cynic would say that the turning point in the Bellevue-Shadle Park football game Saturday afternoon came on the first play when the Highlanders fumbled the kickoff. That would be …
Thu., Oct. 31, 2013
Time and time again, small-school coaches tell me they’re good friends with coaches from rival schools. It really seems like a type of fraternity.
Fri., Oct. 18, 2013
From the get-go, what the Shadle Park football team wanted to do it did Thursday afternoon. And North Central couldn’t do anything about it.
Sun., Oct. 6, 2013
Saturday: A day after Brett Rypien’s incredible performance at Albi Stadium, when he passed for a state-record 613 yards, I was still intrigued. So I did some research. What interested …
Thu., Oct. 3, 2013
Brett Rypien continues to rewrite Greater Spokane League records. This time he leapfrogged Uncle Mark.
Thu., Aug. 22, 2013
If Brett Rypien has his way, he won’t be re-writing the Greater Spokane League football record book this fall like he did last year. Still, it’s the most obvious question …
Fri., Nov. 2, 2012
Downtown Spokane: a coffee shop, a couch, a newspaper and another episode of “He Said, She Said,” high school football edition. She: “Have you read about Brett Rypien?”
Sat., Oct. 13, 2012
Uncle Mark Rypien is now in his nephew’s rearview mirror. Sensational sophomore quarterback Brett Rypien leapfrogged past his famous uncle and former Super Bowl MVP to move into the No. …
Sat., Sept. 8, 2012
The Ferris football team started and finished strongly. In between, the Saxons watched Shadle Park sophomore quarterback Brett Rypien set a single-game passing record, but the most important numbers to …