Stories tagged: whitworth pirates
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 19, 2020
If any sports are being played at Whitworth between now and January, it won’t be Northwest Conference competition.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 9, 2020
In a season of social distancing, there is irony in the Whitworth athletics department celebrating the fact that nearly all their coaches can now – after years spent in five …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 5, 2020
Whitworth athletics preps for busy spring slate, even with NCAA championships canceled for traditional fall sports
For as much as spring sports were disrupted when NCAA Division III sports shut down in March, fall sports weren’t spared, either.
Sun., Aug. 2, 2020
With 21 varsity sports offered, the Whitworth athletic department has produced no shortage of decorated athletes in the past 20 years.
UPDATED: Sun., July 26, 2020
The Whitworth men were well represented when the National Association of Basketball Coaches released its Academic Team and Honors Court awards for Division III schools last week.
UPDATED: Wed., July 22, 2020
Many winter and spring athletes at Whitworth had their seasons cut short earlier this year due to the pandemic, but there was hope that come fall, a return to normalcy …
UPDATED: Tue., July 14, 2020
‘You’re trying to make contingency plans for everything’ Whitworth’s fall sports face uncertainty due to schedule changes
As Division I conferences have made moves toward a conference-only football season this fall, Division III programs like Whitworth face uncertainty of their own.
UPDATED: Mon., July 13, 2020
Jamie Siegler and Owen Lempert of Whitworth were named 2019-20 Scholar All-Americans by the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association and two Pirates teammates and four from Washington State received …
UPDATED: Sun., March 29, 2020
Like those on college campuses across the country, the Whitworth fields and courts are all but empty these days.
UPDATED: Fri., March 27, 2020
NCAA distribution shortfall likely won’t affect Whitworth outside of national championship tournaments
The NCAA announced significant cuts in its revenue distribution on Thursday that reflect the revenue it lost when it canceled the Division I men’s basketball championships, a highly lucrative television …
UPDATED: Mon., March 23, 2020
As much as Ben College is trying to avoid it, the “what-if” of the Whitworth men’s basketball season is difficult to dodge.
UPDATED: Thu., March 12, 2020
Like so many college teams’ seasons, that of the Whitworth men’s basketball team will end with a win and likely an asterisk.
UPDATED: Wed., March 11, 2020
Team personnel, credentialed administration and media, as well as gameday staff, will be permitted to attend the game. Any purchased tickets will be refunded, according to the release.
UPDATED: Mon., March 9, 2020
Area baseball: Jack Machtolf drew a bases-loaded walk with no outs in the bottom of the eighth, and Josh Bristyan followed with a sacrifice fly as Gonzaga rallied to beat …
Sat., March 7, 2020
Jack Smith and Kyle Manzardo each scored three runs on 4-for-5 efforts, and Washington State defeated Niagara 10-4 at Bailey-Brayton Field.
UPDATED: Sat., March 7, 2020
Whitworth is back in the Sweet 16 for the first time in seven years. Ben College scored 24 points, and the Pirates rallied in the second half to beat host …
UPDATED: Fri., March 6, 2020
Isaiah Hernandez’s last-second score helps Whitworth hold off LeTourneau, advance in NCAA Division III Tournament
Isaiah Hernandez tried to get to the rim in the closing seconds.
UPDATED: Thu., March 5, 2020
Just a few hours after learning he and the Whitworth Pirates would be headed to Texas to play LeTourneau in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, Ben College was …
UPDATED: Mon., March 2, 2020
The Whitworth men’s basketball team is headed back to the Division III NCAA Tournament. After losing the Northwest Conference Tournament championship game at home to rival Whitman on Saturday, the …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 29, 2020
The ladder waited under the basket, and the Whitworth Pirates sat across the court, heads down on the home bench.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 29, 2020
Gonzaga battled back from an early hole and ran away late in a 13-3 victory over South Alabama in a college baseball game Saturday in Mobile, Alabama.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 27, 2020
Whitworth thumps Pacific Lutheran in NWC Tournament semifinals to set up title-game showdown with Whitman
Liam Fitzgerald played his most complete game of the season, matching career-highs in scoring (16 points) and rebounds (14) to lead the top-seeded Whitworth men’s basketball team to an 87-57 …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 26, 2020
‘Grit and heart’: Whitworth senior Garrett Hull hasn’t let pair of knee injuries derail his college basketball career
When Garrett Hull went down near the 3-point line and clutched his leg, he recognized immediately he had once again done real damage to his right knee.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 27, 2020
Whitworth guard Ben College named Northwest Conference player of the year; West Valley’s Nick Drynan is freshman of the year
College leads the conference in scoring (22.1 points per game) and sank 81 3-pointers during the regular season, most in the NWC.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 22, 2020
Dempsey Roggenbuck scored 26 points, including four 3-pointers, leading Linfield past Whitworth 91-80 in the Northwest Conference regular-season finale for both teams Saturday.
Fri., Feb. 21, 2020
Collin Montez homered twice and drove in five runs, and Washington State cruised to a 6-2 nonconference win over Hawaii in Honolulu late Thursday.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 21, 2020
Whitworth football notebook: Pirates add game at Saint John’s, home contest against Occidental for next season
With his football team’s schedule seemingly set, Rod Sandberg fielded two unexpected phone calls two weeks ago that re-routed and expanded the Pirates’ 2020 season.
Tue., Feb. 18, 2020
Ben College scored a game-high 23 points as Whitworth defeated host Whitman 87-82 Tuesday night to break a tie for first place in the Northwest Conference men’s basketball.
Mon., Feb. 17, 2020
Three Whitworth men’s basketball players celebrated Senior Day last weekend, but none were particularly keen on the prospect of that being their final game at the Fieldhouse. The Pirates sit …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 15, 2020
Seniors shine in final regular-season game at the Fieldhouse as Whitworth holds off George Fox 83-76
A couple months ago, the Whitworth Pirates lost three times in the span of five games.