The Daily Evergreen

Zmuda high steps to new heights

Zmuda high steps to new heights

Adam Loewy | Evergreen Track and Field reporter

February 14, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

This weekend the Cougar sprinters and jumpers will travel to the Don Kirby Elite Invitational in Albuquerque, N. M., while other track and field members will travel west of the cascades to compete at the Husky Classic in Seattle.  Both competitions are highly anticipated meets as WSU enters the fin...

WSU track continues hot start to 2014 season

Adam Loewy | Evergreen Track and Field reporter

February 10, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The weekend for the Cougar track and field teams at the Vandal Indoor Open was successful as the women proved triumphant behind Kristine Felix and Ruby Roberts. They broke several lifetime records and claimed more than a dozen victories. In the 200-meter sprints, sophomore Dominique Keel led the WSU...

Freshman vaults to victory

Adam Loewy | Evergreen Track and Field reporter

February 3, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The Washington State track and field teams won a total of 20 events at the Cougar Indoor/Multis competition. WSU freshman Dino Dodig led the charge for the Cougars with a freshman record in the heptathlon.  The native of Serbia won the event by accumulating 5,483 points, surpassing Brandon Brownel...

Cougars come home for indoor meet

Beau Baily | Evergreen Track and Field reporter

January 31, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The Washington State track and field teams are off and running in 2014 and looking to turn in another productive season.This weekend the Cougar track team will return to Pullman to host the Cougar Indoor meet today and tomorrow.Sophomore Dominique Keel is one WSU sprinter who is especially eager to ...

Felix rebounds from injury to achieve vaulting success

Felix rebounds from injury to achieve vaulting success

Adam Loewy | Evergreen Track and Field reporter

January 29, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

In her junior year of high school, Kristine Felix fractured her left fibula at the beginning of the track and field season and her future in pole vaulting came to a sudden halt.  For Felix, it couldn’t have come at a worse time.  It was when colleges and coaches across the country would be look...

Strong showing for WSU runners

Adam Loewy | Evergreen Track and Field reporter

January 27, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

Washington State sprinters earned personal-best times in the 200-meter races on Friday and continued their momentum into Saturday’s competition by winning eight events at the Jacksons Invite/New Balance Boise Indoor meet in Nampa, Idaho. Sophomore Dominique Keel finished strong for the Cougars in...

Cougar track and field travels to Idaho

Cougar track and field travels to Idaho

Beau Baily | Evergreen Track and Field reporter

January 24, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

Washington State freshman Dino Dodig is no stranger to distance.As a decathlon participant on the WSU track team, Dodig puts a lot of miles on his shoes training for 10 separate events over the course of a track meet. However, the distance between Pullman and his hometown of Novi Sad in Serbia is so...

Cougar track and field exceeded expectations in first meet

Adam Loewy Evergreen Track and Field reporter

January 21, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

Washington State’s track and field team won 13 events Saturday and broke two records at the 12th annual WSU Open Indoor Track and Field Meet. The Cougars looked impressive in the women’s 200 meter sprint as Briaúna Watley completed the race with a record time of 25.19 seconds, breaking the pre...

Track and field opens 2014 season

Adam Loewy | Evergreen Track and Field reporter

January 17, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The Washington State men and women’s track and field teams will start the 2014 season by hosting the WSU Indoor Open this weekend.  WSU track and field Head Coach Rick Sloan is in his 20th year as the head coach for the Cougars and his 41st season as part of the Cougar track program. After the month-long vacatio...

On the other side

On the other side

Evan Baron Evergreen Cross Country reporter

November 20, 2013


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

Long distance running has never left the side of WSU cross country coach Tim Riley. Whether running the race or motivating others, this sport has highlighted his life.It all started for Riley while running in Corvallis, Ore., where he grew up with his dogs exploring in the woods and countryside.Riley'...

WSU cross country competes in Sacramento

Evan Baron Evergreen Cross Country reporter

November 18, 2013


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The WSU cross country team competed in the NCAA Division-I West Regional meet Friday in Sacramento, Calif.The men finished in eighth place overall with 269 points, and the four teams that finished ahead of them were ranked opponents, according to wsucougars.com.“We got what we needed to get. We woul...

WSU cross country laces up their shoes for regionals

Evan Baron Evergreen Cross Country reporter

November 15, 2013


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

After competing for three and a half months, it all comes down to one race: the NCAA West Regional.A lot is on the line for this race, as a chance to qualify for the NCAA Championships is up for grabs."It's what we've been gearing towards all year," WSU cross country Coach Tim Riley said in a press release.La...

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