The Daily Evergreen

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...

WSU cross country runs strong in Colorado

Evan Baron Evergreen Cross Country reporter

November 4, 2013


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The WSU cross country team traveled to Louisville, Colo. over the weekend to compete in the Pac-12 Championships.The WSU men finished in sixth place overall at the championships led by senior Andrew Gonzales, who finished in 15th place."The goal for today's race was top 15," Gonzales said. "I felt great ...

Running in the championships

Running in the championships

Evan Baron Evergreen Cross Country reporter

November 1, 2013


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

After running strong in Lewiston two weeks ago, the WSU cross country team is ready for its biggest test of season Saturday. The team will head to Louisville, Colo. to compete in the Pac-12 Championships.Four men's teams from the Pac-12 are ranked in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Assoc...

Bringing in new faces; Whelan makes strides as a new Cougar

Evan Baron Evergreen Cross Country reporter

October 23, 2013


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

Most incoming freshmen are forced to adjust to living in Pullman. The small-town atmosphere with multiple outdoor activities is usually a new experience, but for Washington State University cross country runner John Whelan, Pullman feels like home. The freshman grew up in Northern California in a sm...

Cross Country succeeds in Lewiston

Cross Country succeeds in Lewiston

Evan Baron Evergreen Cross Country reporter

October 21, 2013


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The WSU cross country team had a successful weekend in Lewiston, Idaho. Both the WSU men and women ran a strong race that resulted in a finish the Cross Country Coach Tim Riley can smile about.The WSU men were the overall Division-I winner for the Inland Empire Classic in Idaho. Dealing with multipl...

Cross Country competes in Lewiston

Evan Baron Evergreen Cross Country reporter

October 18, 2013


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The Washington State University cross country team will travel to Lewiston, Idaho Saturday to compete in the Inland Empire Classic."We're using this race as a little tune-up for Pac-12’s (Championship)," WSU cross country Coach Tim Riley said in a press release. "With this course, I think we can wor...

ZZUMania gets set to tip off

Shaun Knight Evergreen Men's Basketball reporter

October 11, 2013


Filed under Co Ed, Features, Sports

For the fifth consecutive year, Washington State University will play host to the basketball-themed fan event ZZUMania tonight in Bohler Gym.The event, which is set to begin at 8:30 p.m., celebrates the opening of the 2013-14 basketball season and is headlined by appearances from the WSU men’s and women...

Cougars struggle in weekend races

Evan Baron Evergreen Cross Country reporter

October 7, 2013


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The Washington State University cross country teams competed in two meets over the weekend; the men in the 57th Annual Notre Dame Invitational, and the women in the NCAA Inter-Regional Jamboree.The women's cross country team earned a 10th place finish and finished 263 points behind first place winner ...

Runners split meets

Runners split meets

Evan Baron Evergreen Cross Country reporter

October 4, 2013


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The WSU cross country team will split up this weekend to compete in two meets.The men's cross country team will compete in the 57th annual Notre Dame Invitational, while the women's team will head to Sacramento, Calif., to compete in the NCAA Inter-Regional Jamboree.For the men's team, last season's for...

Cross Country women race strong in Spokane

By Evan Baron, Evergreen Cross Country reporter

September 23, 2013


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

With the Notre Dame Invitational and NCAA Preview meets approaching in two weeks, Cross Country Coach Tim Riley sent a limited number of runners to compete in the Erik Anderson Invitational in Spokane over the weekend.According to wsucougars.com, the men’s cross country team did not compete in the race.  Instead, a limi...

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