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Alissa Brooks-Johnson leads Cougar track and field into weekend meets

Alissa Brooks-Johnson leads Cougar track and field into weekend meets

Beau Baily | Evergreen track and field reporter

April 4, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports, Womens

As the Washington State track & field teams transition into the outdoor season, they continue to travel to bigger meets on the West Coast.This weekend, 40 cougar runners will head to Stanford to compete in the 40th annual Stanford Invitational. Thirty more runners will head to Whitworth University in...

Cougars outran in Texas relays

Adam Loewy | Evergreen track and field

March 31, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Mens, Sports, Womens

After an rough initial outing for the WSU track and field team in the first day of the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays in Austin, Texas, the Cougars bounced back to boast a strong showing led by junior Erin Allen in the women’s hurdles.  In the final day of the heptathlon, freshman Alissa Brooks-J...

Shaky start on day one for WSU track and field

Shaky start on day one for WSU track and field

From staff reports

March 27, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Mens, Sports, Womens

The Cougar track and field teams got off to a bumpy start in windy conditions at the 87th annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays in Austin, Texas. WSU freshman Alissa Brooks-Johnson is in 19th place with a total score of 2,952 points after the first day in the women’s heptathlon. She ran the 100-meter hurdl...

Cougars hope to shine deep in the heart of Texas

Adam Loewy | Evergeen track and field reporter

March 26, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Mens, Sports, Womens

The performance of the WSU track and field teams has, as of late, been trending upward. Their next competition however, takes them down south.The Cougars travel to Austin, Texas for the Texas Relays in hopes of continuing their upward trend after the men and women defeated the UCLA Bruins in the first outd...

Cougs ruin Bruins

Cougs ruin Bruins

Adam Loewy | Evergreen track and field reporter

March 24, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The Cougars have been prone to making history this season, and they did it again in the first outdoor Pac-12 dual meet of the year against UCLA. The Cougar defeated UCLA for the first time in a dual meet with a score of 87-75. The men also beat the bruins the Bruins 85-78,WSU jumped out to an early 5...

The lone runner; Jorgensen reps Cougars in Seattle

The lone runner; Jorgensen reps Cougars in Seattle

Dustin Brennan | Evergreen reporter

March 14, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Mens, Sports

Saying “it’s just another race” would be the understatement of a lifetime. However, that’s the attitude of redshirt junior Jesse Jorgensen, the lone WSU athlete heading to the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in Albuquerque, N.M., today.He qualified for the event in thrilling fashion...

Visualizing victories

Visualizing victories

Beau Baily | Evergreen Track and Field reporter

March 13, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Mens, Sports

Creativity has the power to make the best athletes. No matter the sport, the difference makers, the impact performers, and the standouts do things in a slightly different way.It is a trait possessed by senior hurdler Josiah Sims, and it’s what makes him a unique commodity to the Washington State track...

Running into the record books

Running into the record books

Adam Loewy | Evergreen track and field reporter

March 3, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The Cougar track and field teams boasted a strong finish at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Indoor Championships in Seattle, including one major upset win during the final day of competition.  On Friday, sophomore Kristine Felix finished as the runner-up in the pole vault after a technicality....

Cougs seek success in Seattle

Cougs seek success in Seattle

Beau Baily | Evergreen track and field reporter

February 28, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Mens, Sports

Todd Wakefield wants to win.He’s no stranger to it, having won the 3,000 meter at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships last year. This weekend, he will look to defend his title in addition to scoring well in the mile.“The main thing about championship racing is winning,” senior To...

Cougar runners finish strong in home indoor finale

Adam Loewy | Evergreen track and field reporter

February 24, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The Cougars track and field team shined in the men and women’s 200-meter sprint as they near the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Indoor Championships in Seattle. The WSU women finished 1-2 in the 200-meter with freshman Danielle Darden leading the way with a time of 25.17 seconds and runner up Bree Winfrey not far behind with...

3000 meters to victory; Ruby Roberts headlines WSU Indoor Open

3000 meters to victory; Ruby Roberts headlines WSU Indoor Open

Beau Baily | Evergreen Track and Field reporter

February 21, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

After a record-breaking weekend, the Washington State track and field teams return to Pullman on Friday to host the WSU Open II Indoor.The two-day meet serves as a tune up for many WSU athletes who will participate in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships the following weekend in Seat...

Staying on the right track

Adam Loewy | Evergreen Track and Field reporter

February 18, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

Records are meant to be broken, and two Washington State track stars continue to break them.At the Husky Classic in Seattle, senior Rudy Roberts surpassed former WSU Cougar Jennifer Bravard’s time in the women’s 3,000-meter and finished one-tenth of a second ahead with a time of 9 minutes and 15.79 se...

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