Stories tagged: softball
Sat., Nov. 2, 2019
Roundup of Saturday’s Washington state slowpitch softball action
Wed., Oct. 9, 2019
David Smith wanted to participate in a softball league more aligned with his skill set and competitive desires, so he seized the initiative and created his own.
Sat., Aug. 3, 2019
Director of athletics Tim Demant moved quickly to fill the position after Cristal Brown, who had been the head coach for eight seasons, resigned last week to become head coach …
UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019
Mt. Spokane Wild are sending a team to state in each of the three American Legion baseball divisions.
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019
Youth notebook: Spokane Junior Rifle Club wins title at Civilian Marksmanship Program National Championships
Zach Pearsall was a Good Samaritan, which enhanced his coolness under pressure that helped deliver a national championship to the Spokane Junior Rifle Club.
Fri., July 5, 2019
Youth sports notebook: Spokane Sounders 18U girls make it to quarterfinals at US Youth Soccer Far West Regionals
Spokane Sounders 18U girls had the best showing of five area teams that qualified for the US Youth Soccer Far West Regionals last month in Boise.
Fri., June 14, 2019
Youth notebook: Jordan Rabe, Jailyn Strauss win Spokane Girls Fastpitch Softball Association Scholarship Awards
Jordan Rabe of Northwest Christian and Jailyn Strauss of Ferris, all-stars on the field and Spokane Scholars honorees off, were named 2019 recipients of the Spokane Girls Fastpitch Softball Association …
Tue., June 4, 2019
Kinsley Washington’s RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning lifted UCLA past Oklahoma 5-4, and the Bruins won the championship series 2-0. It is UCLA’s 13th national title …
Sun., June 2, 2019
Rachel Garcia hit a three-run walk-off homer in the 10th inning and threw a shutout as UCLA beat Washington 3-0 in 10 innings to reach the championship series.
UPDATED: Sat., June 1, 2019
Taran Alvelo struck out 16 in a complete-game shutout, and Washington defeated Oklahoma State 1-0 in a Women’s College World Series elimination game on Saturday night.
Sun., May 26, 2019
Huntley Project High School may have only just won it’s first B/C softball championship, but for the players it’s a familiar feeling.
UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019
The setting was familiar for North Idaho College softball coach Don Don Williams, but the stakes were different.
Tue., April 30, 2019
Carroll College softball remains in the postseason picture with the regular season winding down but some Fighting Saints are developing more than just their game.
Thu., April 11, 2019
Carroll College softball is looking to build upon back-to-back series victories on Treasure State soil as they hit the road once again this weekend.
UPDATED: Wed., April 10, 2019
Nobody envisioned that when Bailey Gleaves left Post Falls it would be on a transcontinental, 2,500-mile trek. The shortstop known as “Bubba” by friends and family hadn’t even considered it.
Fri., March 29, 2019
Carroll College softball is not playing the first home series of 2019 this weekend as planned but strong team culture continues to help the Fighting Saints overcome adversity.
Thu., March 28, 2019
Though most of Bozeman is still buried under feet of snow, the Hawks softball team is making the most out of their preseason practice with a new coach and hopeful …
Wed., March 20, 2019
Reegan Walsh and her softball teammates helped Helena have a “dino-mite” time at the annual Science Circus.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 29, 2018
Spokane has a world masters slowpitch softball champion. Grey Sox returned from the Senior Softball USA World Masters Championships in Las Vegas, Nevada, last week with the title in the …
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018
Kelsey Stewart drove in the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning as the United States beat Japan 7-6 in the final of the women’s world softball championship …
Sat., Aug. 11, 2018
Pitcher Rachel Garcia drives in the winning run in the eighth inning to lift the United States to a 4-3 win over Japan and into the final of the women’s …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 3, 2018
Spokane Stealth-Tibbits placed second in 16U B to lead the showing of four Spokane-area teams in the National Softball Association (NSA) girls fastpitch Northwest World Series last weekend in Tacoma.
UPDATED: Wed., June 20, 2018
Injuries are common, home runs are rare and the fun is evident in this five-team, 65-and-older softball league that ends its season with a championship series.
UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018
Area roundup: Washington State distance runners Chandler Teigen, Kaili Keefe qualify for NCAA Championships
Washington State 1,500-meter runners Chandler Teigen and Kaili Keefe qualified for the NCAA Championships Saturday during the third and final day of the NCAA West Regional track and field meet …
UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018
Sarah Bradshaw tossed a two-hit shutout with eight strikeouts and no walks and the Warriors (24-3) knocked off Quilcene 11-0 in six innings to claim the state 1B championship at …
Sat., May 26, 2018
Olivia Charbonneau hit a three-run homer and Lakeside (20-7) routed Elma 19-9 in the state 1A championship game at Columbia Playfield in Richland.
UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018
Northwest Christian senior pitcher Mattea Nelson wasn’t taking any chances at Kiwanis Park on Saturday afternoon.
Fri., May 25, 2018
Washington State’s Stephanie Cho qualified for the NCAA Championships on Friday by setting a personal best in the women’s 400-meter hurdles during the NCAA West Regional in Sacramento, California.
Thu., May 24, 2018
Prep state previews: Area teams set to spread over state in hopes of bringing home titles this weekend
There are plenty of teams left in the baseball and softball state playoffs, with tennis and track and field this weekend as well. Here’s a look at all of the …
Mon., May 21, 2018
Four teams qualified for state out of the District 5-6-7-9 1B tournament, with Inchelium defeating Almira/Coulee-Hartline 6-3 in the championship game at Medical Lake on Monday.