Stories tagged: sunday locals
UPDATED: Sat., March 14, 2020
Three former University of Idaho standouts and two individuals with strong ties to local high school sports comprise the 2020 inductees into the North Idaho Athletic Hall of Fame.
UPDATED: Sat., March 7, 2020
Locally: Former Washington State great Jeanne Eggart Helfer to be inducted into Pac-12 Hall of Honor
Jeanne Eggart Helfer, the first woman to receive an athletics scholarship at Washington State in 1978 and a basketball and track and field standout for the Cougars, is the school’s …
Sat., Feb. 29, 2020
Former Shadle Park standout Nick Hauger finished ninth, and was the fourth American, in the 2020 Pan Am Cross Country Cup on Saturday in Langford, British Columbia.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 22, 2020
Locally: Washington State, Eastern Washington volleyball players at U.S. Women’s National Team open tryouts
The volleyball seasons of Eastern Washington’s Catelyn Linke and Washington State’s Hannah Pukis and Alexcis Lusby are resuming in mid-winter at the U.S. Women’s National Team open tryouts this weekend …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 8, 2020
Dan Philp, a longtime club coach in the Spokane Shadow organization, has been appointed the new head coach for the Shadow’s National Premier Soccer League team for the 2020 season.
Sat., Jan. 25, 2020
Locally: Former Shadle Park, Portland runner Nick Hauger finishes fifth at USATF Cross Country Championships
Nick Hauger’s professional career is off and running, you should pardon the expression.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 18, 2020
Locally: Former Lakeside standout Kate Reome entering Central Washington University Athletic Hall of Fame
A two-time All-Great Northwest Athletic Conference selection, Reome was the 2004 GNAC Player of the Year and an NCAA Division II third-team All-American as a senior after leading the Wildcats …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 11, 2020
Kyle Groves saved his best for last to win the first Junior Bowlers Tour tournament of 2020 last Sunday at North Bowl.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 4, 2020
Cooper Kupp continues to catch recognition for his record-breaking football career at Eastern Washington.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 14, 2019
Locally: Former Idaho, Coeur d’Alene High quarterback John Friesz named to inaugural Big Sky Hall of Fame class
A three-sport star at Coeur d’Alene, Friesz was a three-time All-American at Idaho, earning first-team honors as a junior and senior, and was one of the most prolific passers in …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 7, 2019
In the volleyball-rich Pac-12 Conference, Washington State has some riches. Magda Jehlářová is one of the best.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 30, 2019
The Spokane Chiefs have a new “best of …” list.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 23, 2019
Spokane BMX has a grand party planned to celebrate its 10th anniversary.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 16, 2019
Kyle Groves had the place buzzing when he rolled his first 300 game to kick off the match-play portion of qualifying to highlight an 804 three-game series and 995 four-game …
Sat., Nov. 9, 2019
Justin Martin has started the 2019-20 basketball season the way to finished 2018-19.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 2, 2019
When he was 10, Pat Dix would walk from the family home near 43rd and Hatch and climb down the hill toward the Palouse highway, down by where The Creek …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 26, 2019
Three area golfers – Emily Baumgart, Reid Hatley and Russell Grove – have collected player of the year honors for 2019.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019
Locally: Spokane Valley’s Amy Brantner wins three medals at International Powerlifting Federation World Championships
Little did Amy Brantner know back in 2007 that the breath-sapping work of moving a couple shovels of dirt would lead to the perspiration that produced a gold medal in …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 12, 2019
Wyatt Mills has his sight set on the Olympics.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019
Locally: Mead golfer Matt Jones participates in juniors event at PGA TOUR Champions stop at Pebble Beach
Jones, 17, had rounds of 4-under-par 67 at Poppy Hills Golf Course and 1-over 73 on the Pebble Beach Golf Links in the senior tour event that included 78 juniors …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019
Chris Stokes, a sprinter on the University of Idaho track team in the mid-1980s, a four-time Olympian and an active member of the Jamaican Bobsleigh Team since its inception in …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019
Locally: Former soccer coach Sean Bushey among inductees into Whitworth Heritage Gallery hall of fame
The winningest soccer coach in school history, two NCAA Division III individual champions and the best women’s soccer player of her generation comprise the 30th class of the Whitworth Heritage …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 7, 2019
In 23 years as head coach at South Kitsap High School, Ed Fisher turned the Port Orchard school into a state football powerhouse – 197 wins, 17 straight playoff appearances, …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 31, 2019
Eight gold, four silver and one bronze. That’s the medal haul for a half-dozen members of ParaSport Spokane at the 2019 Parapan American Games last week in Lima, Peru.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 24, 2019
Hughes, the Mt. Spokane head coach since 2001, was named the 2019 NWCA High School Boys Coach of the Year for the state of Washington.
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: Sat., July 20, 2019
Kathleen Burns of Spokane has accumulated a mantle full of awards in 45 years of softball umpiring.
UPDATED: Sat., July 13, 2019
Recent graduates Violet Kapri Morrow and Roldan Alcobendas of Eastern Washington and Ed Hall and Mikayla Ferenz of Idaho were their school’s 2018-19 Big Sky Conference Scholar-Athlete Award recipients.
UPDATED: Sat., July 6, 2019
Eastern Washington and Idaho have the honor of kicking off the 2019 Big Sky Conference football television Game of the Week schedule on Root Sports.
UPDATED: Sat., June 29, 2019
The medal has been awarded annually since the 1960-61 academic year to each member school’s outstanding senior male and female student-athlete based on performance and achievement in scholarship, athletics and …