Stories tagged: gonzaga university
Sun., June 2, 2019
The Washington women have returned to the top of the collegiate rowing world as the top-ranked Huskies swept all three grand finals to win the NCAA Championship in Indianapolis on …
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019
At 4 a.m., Saksham Gakhar’s eyes were rolling in his head and violent shivers shook his 146-pound frame.
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019
Retired Gonzaga coach and baseball executive Larry Koentopp died on Saturday in Las Vegas at the age of 82, as announced by the Las Vegas Aviators baseball club. No cause …
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018
A person with knowledge of the deal says the Seattle Mariners and Marco Gonzales have agreed to a $1.9 million, two-year contract. The person spoke to The Associated Press on …
UPDATED: Fri., May 25, 2018
In two decades, five Division I players have been named first-team All-Americans for academics, athletics in the same year. Three were from Gonzaga.
During the last 20 years, only five Division I players were named first-team All-Americans on the court and in the classroom during the same academic year. Three are from Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Thu., May 3, 2018
James Mwaura, one the top distance recruits in the class of 2018, signed his national letter of intent with Gonzaga University, the school announced Thursday.
UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018
It was the first word out of Pat Volkar’s mouth, and probably the sentiment hundreds were feeling Thursday at the dedication of Gonzaga’s Volkar Center for Athletic Achievement.
Mon., Aug. 7, 2017
Gonzaga University Athletics recently began a game-changing project in its facilities, adding and upgrading videoboards at its soccer, volleyball, baseball and basketball venues.
UPDATED: Tue., June 13, 2017
The Seattle Mariners have had their pitching issues of late. It’s a little early to expect Gonzaga University right-handed closer Wyatt Mills to step up and help, but he’s looking …
Thu., April 20, 2017
Gonzaga University men’s basketball coach Mark Few is known for having some formidable bigs in the paint.
Sun., April 2, 2017
Perhaps you saw the obituary on Sunday: James Patrick Reilly passed away March 23 at age 88.
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017
The Washington Senate adopted a resolution sponsored by Sen. Mike Baumgartner, R-Spokane, saying it “fully supports the Gonzaga Bulldogs in their game on Saturday and will be cheering for a …
Tue., March 28, 2017
Gonzaga’s men’s basketball program is in the national spotlight thanks to its first trip to The Final Four amid a generation of growing dominance. Given its perennial tournament presence, what …
Thu., Jan. 19, 2017
Options abound for Zags fans
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016
Laura Stockton has made that shot before. And surely will again. But not on Saturday afternoon.
Sat., July 9, 2016
Idaho Vandals women’s soccer coach
Tue., May 17, 2016
Coeur d’Alene’s Lake City High School baseball team departed Wednesday morning on a journey that ends with a battle of wolves in the state playoffs.
Thu., Dec. 31, 2015
Gonzaga closed out the old year by clamping down on San Francisco.
Tue., Dec. 29, 2015
Shelby Cheslek is having another growth spurt.
Fri., Nov. 6, 2015
Gonzaga women’s basketball opened year two of the Lisa Fortier era with a 64-31 exhibition win over Carroll College that also served as a tune-up for the serious games ahead: …
Sat., April 4, 2015
The success of Gonzaga University’s basketball teams prompted a family to give the school $5 million. The gift, intended to support basketball performance and training, was made Friday by a …
Sat., Jan. 10, 2015
Gonzaga University won a legal victory this week against the owner of a shuttered downtown bar that had been illegally using the school’s trademarks. U.S. District Court Judge Lonny Suko …
Fri., Sept. 12, 2014
The convicted girlfriend of a Spokane Ponzi scheme artist paid cash for Gonzaga men’s basketball tickets weeks after being released from prison and before paying her court-ordered restitution, according to …
Thu., Feb. 27, 2014
Gonzaga University has 164 organizations for activities ranging from the Actuarial Science Club to the Ultimate Frisbee Club. The newest club on the roster, surprisingly, is the Gonzaga Rod & …
Fri., Feb. 21, 2014
SAN ANTONIO – The Gonzaga University baseball team handed head coach Mark Machtolf his 300th career victory with a 6-1 win over the Univerity of Incarnate Word in the opening …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 30, 2013
Gonzaga junior guard Gary Bell Jr., has a broken hand and will be out 4-6 weeks.
Sun., Dec. 29, 2013
There have been easier, prettier and bigger victories in Gonzaga head coach Mark Few’s 15 seasons, but this one sent the satisfaction meter soaring. With their top three scorers battling …
Sun., Dec. 29, 2013
The end-of-the-bench Olympics has been a McCarthey Athletic Center tradition since the doors opened. When the home team’s average margin of victory any given season can be 25 points, whether …
Sun., Dec. 15, 2013
STANFORD, Calif. – Kelly Graves kept his Gonzaga players courtside to watch as Stanford celebrated Hall of Fame coach Tara VanDerveer for her recent 900th win. Even after a lopsided …
Sun., Dec. 15, 2013
SEATTLE – Gonzaga basketball coach Mark Few tried – without much success – to convince anyone who would listen that South Alabama wasn’t a pushover. Few tried to impart to …