Stories tagged: west valley eagles
Thu., April 30, 2020
Craig Whitney laughs. “This is the longest I’ve ever been away from West Valley,” he says.
UPDATED: Sat., March 7, 2020
Keylie Hershey scored 22 points to lead the top-seeded Lions to a 60-38 victory over West Valley on Saturday at the Yakima Valley SunDome.
UPDATED: Fri., March 6, 2020
For the second night in a row, the West Valley girls kept fans at the Yakima Valley SunDome on the edge of their seats until the final seconds.
UPDATED: Tue., March 3, 2020
State 2A, 1A preview: Local teams from Great Northern, Northeast A leagues take the hard road to Yakima
The Great Northern League and the Northeast A League have to join with other leagues in order to reach state. This year, it was tough getting through the glue for …
Thu., Jan. 30, 2020
Prep wrestling notebook: West Valley standout Gaje Caro aiming for higher Mat Classic finish after 2019 injury
Gaje Caro has won eight straight since his most recent injury forfeit on Jan. 4, and is aiming to be West Valley’s first individual state champion since 2016.
Wed., Jan. 22, 2020
This year’s Golden Throne spirit game between West Valley and East Valley came at the intersection between hard work and future promise.
Thu., Jan. 9, 2020
For the last six years the two primary gymnasiums at West Valley High School turn into a hotbed of basketball activity for three days between Christmas and New Year’s Eve …
Thu., Dec. 5, 2019
West Valley High School senior Sadie Langford went back into the pool this fall after a three-year hiatus and did well enough to advance to the state swim competition last …
Thu., Dec. 5, 2019
It’s been a while since Jay Humphreys’ dad, Hall of Fame high school basketball coach Denny Humphrey, would help out with practices at West Valley.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 18, 2019
He’s used to the question. It’s one he’s heard thousands of times by now. When your name is uncommon, and Alyjouah is all of that, people are going to ask …
Fri., Sept. 13, 2019
Alyjouah Rollins caught touchdown passes of 7, 68 and 79 yards and West Valley scored 21 unanswered points to earn a 28-19 victory over Shadle Park at Albi Stadium on …
Thu., Aug. 29, 2019
Whether they’re eating up opposing defenses on the field or rummaging through the pantry, prep offensive linemen are always ‘Hungry Hungry Hippos’
There’s no one personality type that fits for an offensive lineman. But all have developed a deep-rooted love for the game despite – or maybe because of – the relative …
Thu., Aug. 22, 2019
John Moir expected to see a big jump in popularity in his girls cross country program after winning West Valley’s third state championship last fall.
Wed., March 27, 2019
Exactly one month to the day after Brian Ostby held his first official practice as the new fastpitch softball coach at West Valley, he took his team outside to do …
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019
Athletic rivals show compassion time and time again in Spokane and Spokane Valley.
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018
Girls basketball: Jillian Taylor leads host West Valley to win over Mountain Home at Eagle Holiday Classic
Roundup of Friday’s preps girls basketball action from across Eastern Washington and North Idaho.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018
The difference between West Valley continuing on in State 2A football postseason or its season ended literally came down to a matter of inches.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018
It takes numbers to slow down the West Valley running game, and even more to stop it.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018
Matt Allen’s 33-yard field goal proves the difference as West Valley holds off Cheney in a Great Northern League showdown.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 12, 2018
Anyone who has ever played a game of stare-down knows: The first one to blink loses.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 30, 2018
If West Valley coach Craig Whitney had concerns about graduating 19 players off a team that posted a 22-3 record over the past two years, maybe those fears were abated …
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018
West Valley graduated 19 players off a team that posted a 22-3 record over the last two years – a ton of talent for any program.
UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018
Michael Coumont had come to Yakima seven times with Freeman High School teammates in search of state championships in basketball and baseball. Three times he’d been on the losing end …
Fri., May 25, 2018
For a few raucous minutes Friday afternoon, it looked like West Valley’s sixth-inning magic was going to come through for a second straight game.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018
PULLMAN – Their coach was battling a case of Bronchitis, their top player was still getting over his flu and at least four other Pullman players were afflicted by a …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 13, 2018
East Valley, rated No. 1 in the WIAA’s RPI, used a steady dose of defense and rebounding with offensive balanced sprinkled on for good measure as the Knights were too …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017
When two 12-0 teams face off in a state semifinal game, something has to give.
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017
West Valley powered its way into the Class 2A football semifinals on Saturday with a convincing 28-15 win over Selah at Zaepfel Stadium in Yakima.
Tue., Nov. 7, 2017
Just in time, the West Valley girls soccer team has found its groove.
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017
Connor Whitney played center field for the undefeated West Valley Eagles all night long Friday at East Valley.