Stories tagged: whitworth pirates
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 12, 2019, 7:35 p.m.
Leif Ericksen threw four touchdowns and ran for another, the Whitworth defense forced six turnovers, and the Pirates routed Lewis & Clark 68-30 at Griswold Stadium.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 11, 2019, 8:32 p.m.
After setting a program record for margin of victory last week, the Whitworth Pirates are back on the road this weekend against what appear to be the much improved Lewis …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 9, 2019, 10:37 p.m.
Former Whitworth baseball coach ‘Spike’ Grosvenor leaves lasting legacy on, off the field after his death
A curveball that didn’t curve. That’s how I met Spike Grosvenor.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019, 9:22 p.m.
Kaipo Barnes jogged to the sideline and then got his chance to hold court, accepting handshakes, hugs and other adulation from his teammates.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 4, 2019, 5:16 p.m.
Whitworth has more questions than answers heading into Northwest Conference, home opener against Willamette
The Whitworth Pirates emerged from their nonconference schedule with a win, a loss and a series of injuries.
Thu., Oct. 3, 2019, 4:58 p.m.
It was the middle of summer, and Noah Alejado got a text from his football coach, Rod Sandberg.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 25, 2019, 6:26 p.m.
The way the 32-team Division III football playoffs are structured, with only five at-large bids available, the Whitworth Pirates’ surest way to reach the postseason was to win the Northwest …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019, 11:19 p.m.
Jonston MacIntyre rushed for a pair of touchdowns, and Chapman held off Whitworth 37-30 Saturday night in a nonleague encounter.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019, 5:16 p.m.
Coming off the first of their two September bye weeks, the Whitworth Pirates are in Orange, California, on Saturday to close out their two-game nonconference schedule against the Chapman Panthers.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 6:58 p.m.
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, 4:47 p.m.
Leif Ericksen and Andrew Meredith connected for three touchdowns and Whitworth opened its season with a 50-24 rout of La Verne on Saturday at Ortmayer Stadium.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 6, 2019, 7:23 p.m.
One season ago, the Whitworth Pirates didn’t leave Spokane to play a football game until October.
Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 5 a.m.
If Whitworth intends to make that elusive national championship run, it will likely require ‘Perfection’ during the regular season
Coming off their first Northwest Conference title since 2007, the Pirates are decidedly not underdogs anymore.
Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 5 a.m.
Will it be a trip to the playoffs or an early offseason for the Pirates this year?
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 15, 2019, 9:48 p.m.
The Whitworth football team took to the practice field on Thursday to open fall camp, bearing a swagger not just from winning a playoff game a year ago, but from …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 14, 2019, 9:14 p.m.
Pirates head coach Rod Sandberg surveyed a preliminary depth chart, seemingly prepared to circle every name.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 12, 2019, 10:21 p.m.
It is summertime in the basement of Graves Gym, and Bryan Olson’s office soundtrack is the drone of dribbling basketballs, one floor above his head.
Sat., Aug. 3, 2019, 4:46 p.m.
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 27, 2019, 5:32 p.m.
Andrew Bloom, a Whitworth graduate who was a three-time NCAA Division III All-American and three-time Google Cloud Academic All-American, was awarded a postgraduate scholarship by the NCAA.
UPDATED: Tue., July 23, 2019, 8:04 p.m.
Even in Whitworth’s most gut-check moments, former head football coach Daryl Squires maintained an even-keel disposition.
Tue., May 21, 2019, 10:58 p.m.
During summers at Priest Lake, Randy Burkhart was known to drag his son Jackson down to the boat before breakfast, motor offshore of Kalispell Island, bring a megaphone to his …
UPDATED: Sat., May 4, 2019, 8:50 p.m.
The Pirates – and all other NCAA Division III programs – aren’t allowed to suit up during the spring.
Wed., May 1, 2019, 9:48 p.m.
In an alcove of Graves Gym, Damion Jablonski now sits in the head basketball coach’s office at Whitworth, a place vacated last week by Matt Logie.
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 8:29 p.m.
In the middle of the 1985-86 season, the Pirates men’s basketball team did something that was remarkable at the time: They beat Central Washington.
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 7:58 p.m.
The 1985-86 season, Warren Friedrichs’ first as head coach, stands as a blemish for the Whitworth men’s basketball program: 3-28.
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
Kyle Reisman had four hits and the Whitman Blues rallied from a four-run deficit to beat the Whitworth Pirates 8-7 in the championship game of the Northwest Conference baseball tournament …
UPDATED: Sat., April 27, 2019, 11:11 p.m.
Gonzaga banged out 20 hits, including a pair of two-run homers from Troy Johnston and two-run shots by Nick Nyquist and Mason Marenco, on Saturday night as the Bulldogs routed …
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 11:49 p.m.
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 8:20 p.m.
Whitworth slugger Tyler Bailey’s earliest contributions came late in his freshman year in 2016, the last time the Pirates hosted the Northwest Conference tournament.
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 9:08 p.m.
At Point Loma Nazarene, Logie replaces Ryan Looney, the Central Valley High School graduate who became Idaho State’s head coach last week. Logie will be replaced at Whitworth by Damion …