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Cougars host third meet of season

Cougars host third meet of season

SIGMUND SEROKA, Evergreen reporter

January 17, 2019


Filed under Co Ed, Men's, Showcase, Sports, Women's

WSU’s track and field program will kick off its first home meet at 4 p.m. Friday at the Indoor Practice Facility. This event will start on Friday and end on Sunday with the indoor open. The men’s triple jump and pole vault will start at 4 p.m. Friday followed by women’s weigh in and the men’s...

Track claims 11 victories to open indoor season

Track claims 11 victories to open indoor season

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen deputy sports editor

January 13, 2019


Filed under Co Ed, Sports, Top-feature

WSU track and field opened its indoor season Saturday as the team took home 11 event victories. The Cougars sent athletes to compete at the UW Indoor Preview in Seattle and the Bronco Invite in Nampa, Idaho. Ten of the team’s event victories came at the Bronco Invite. WSU swept the women’s...

WSU begins indoor season Saturday

WSU begins indoor season Saturday

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

January 10, 2019


Filed under Co Ed, Men's, Sports, Top-feature, Women's

The WSU track and field teams start their indoor season on Saturday, in Nampa, Idaho and Seattle, Washington. The Cougars heading to Nampa will compete in the Bronco Invite in the Jacksons Indoor Track at the Idaho Sports Center. The field events will start the Bronco Invite with men’s high jump...

Passing on the baton

Passing on the baton

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen deputy sports editor

January 10, 2019


Filed under Co Ed, Features, Sports, Top-feature

Junior Corey Allen could tell at a young age he was born to compete on a track when he ran circles around his friends during recess. “It was always something I was better at,” he said. His brother, CJ Allen, had the same gift and growing up Corey looked to him as a role model. CJ, 23, paved...

WSU men’s, women’s teams compete in Pac-12 Cross Country Championships

WSU men’s, women’s teams compete in Pac-12 Cross Country Championships

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

October 28, 2018


Filed under Co Ed, Sports, Uncategorized

The WSU cross country teams headed down to Stanford, California, to compete in the Pac-12 Championships Friday morning. The WSU women’s team, No. 15 in the west region, placed eight with a score of 249 points. Senior Vallery Korir finished first for the team and 39th overall with a time of 21:06.4. Following...

Cross country competes in upcoming Pac-12 Championships

Cross country competes in upcoming Pac-12 Championships

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

October 24, 2018


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The WSU men and women’s cross country teams will compete at the Pac-12 Cross Country Championships on Friday in Stanford, California. The men’s team will go into the meet ranked No. 29 in the nation and the women’s team will go in No. 15 in the West Region. Freshman Emma Jenkins said both teams...

WSU cross country competes in two meets over weekend

WSU cross country competes in two meets over weekend

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

October 14, 2018


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The WSU men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in Madison, Wisconsin, for Pre-Nationals and Lewiston, Idaho, for the Inland Empire Championships, respectively, on Saturday. The No. 17 WSU men’s team finished 10th with senior Chandler Teigen finishing first for the team, 26th overall,...

Cross country competes twice over this weekend

Cross country competes twice over this weekend

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

October 11, 2018


Filed under Co Ed, Showcase, Sports

The WSU cross country team will be competing in two different states on Saturday. Some members will be in Madison, Wisconsin, for Pre-Nationals, and the others will be in Lewiston, Idaho, for the Inland Empire Championships. The Cougars going to Madison will be running the same course they saw at...

Fencing club challenges members physically, mentally

Fencing club challenges members physically, mentally

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

September 9, 2018


Filed under Club Sports, Co Ed, Showcase, Sports

Athletes from the WSU fencing club were clashing swords as they practiced in Smith Gym on Thursday night. Fencing is an old practice with cultural references in “The Three Musketeers” and “The Parent Trap.” While it might be easy to describe fencing as sword fighting, fencing is more than...

Badminton club challenges members

Badminton club challenges members

JASMIN SNYDER, Evergreen reporter

September 6, 2018


Filed under Club Sports, Co Ed, Sports

Badminton may not be a sport hitting headlines at WSU, but the campus club offers students a chance to learn the game and interact with companions. The club was official in 2011 but players have been meeting informally as a team since 2004. Richard Elgar, adviser of the WSU badminton club, has...

Cross country holds Alumni ‘Rust Buster’ Open

Cross country holds Alumni ‘Rust Buster’ Open

JASMIN SNYDER, Evergreen reporter

September 3, 2018


Filed under Co Ed, Showcase, Sports

It was a bright and beautiful Friday on the Palouse for the first race of the 2018 cross country season at the Colfax Golf Club. The WSU cross country team held the Alumni “Rust Buster” meet to start the season. Senior Nathan Wadhwani said the event was mostly to set a baseline for training during...

Wrestling club sets new goals

Wrestling club sets new goals

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

August 30, 2018


Filed under Club Sports, Co Ed, Showcase, Sports

Finishing a season one victory short of becoming an All-American would be gut-wrenching. However, Randall Chipman, WSU wrestling club president, looks to use that as fuel to help carry his club to success. The wrestling program at WSU was once an NCAA Division I program until men’s wrestling was...

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