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Back of the Pac: Cross-country overshadowed at Pac-12 Championships

From staff reports

November 2, 2015


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The Cougars’ cross-country teams were spooked by their competition at the Pac-12 Championships Friday morning.The WSU harriers raced on their home course at the Colfax Golf Club as WSU was hosting the championship meet.Topping the charts for WSU were junior John Whelan and sophomore Michael Williams in the me...

XC hopes to spook competition at Pac-12 Championships

CASIE MOE | Evergreen cross-country reporter

October 30, 2015


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

Right before Halloween, the Washington State cross-country teams will settle on the starting line in a familiar fall setting.Hosting the Pac-12 Conference Championship today, the Cougars will stomp the grounds at the Colfax Golf Club. They know the twists, turns and dips of the course. More than that, the...

This week in athletics: Football success, XC to host Pac-12 Championships

This week in athletics: Football success, XC to host Pac-12 Championships

From staff reports

October 27, 2015


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The gridiron alone has generated quite the buzz around Washington State athletics. In the span of a weekend, Cougar fans watched their team beat Arizona in Tuscon and had high hopes – now gone – that GameDay would come to Pullman for the game against Stanford on Halloween.Monday morning’s editi...

Former U.S. Olympian named WSU track and field assistant coach

From staff reports

October 22, 2015


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Jumping into the fray is what new assistant track and field coach Brad Walker is known for.A nine-time USA Track and Field pole vault champion and the current record-holder for U.S. men’s pole vaulting with a height of 6.04 meters, Walker has quite the résumé. It was announced Wednesday evening ...

Pre-Nationals kind to Cougar runners

From staff reports

October 19, 2015


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

Running against nationally-ranked squads, the Cougar cross-country teams showed that they deserved their moment in the spotlight.The Pre-Nationals Cross Country Invitational on Saturday at "Tom" Sawyer Park in Louisville, Kentucky, was an important meet for teams vying for an at-large bid to the NCAA Champi...

Cross-country splits up for races across the country

CASIE MOE | Evergreen cross-country reporter

October 16, 2015


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

Whether they are traveling across the country or staying local, members of the Washington State cross-country team will race this Saturday with the hopes of seeing improvement across the board.The top-seven runners from the men’s and women’s teams will be flying down to Louisville, Kentucky, to rac...

Cheering up Saturdays

Cheering up Saturdays

CASIE MOE | Evergreen reporter

October 16, 2015


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The ‘trust fall’ that is used to build confidence and teamwork in the work environment pales in comparison to those in cheerleading.The men throw woman upwards of 25 feet in the air. Other men are depended upon to catch them if they slip or fall. Sometimes the women have to help swing another teammate...

Cross-country comes out of Seattle with solid finishes

From staff reports

October 5, 2015


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The bar was set for the level of competition as the WSU cross-country teams raced against nationally-ranked squads Friday afternoon.Racing in Seattle for the Washington Invitational, it was important to think ahead at Jefferson Park Golf Course. The Washington State men’s and women’s cross-country te...

Cross-country enters Husky territory for Washington Invitational

From staff reports

October 2, 2015


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The Cougars are heading back to the dawg house, and have their eyes set on a run-away victory.The Washington State men’s and women’s cross-country teams will compete against the University of Washington – among other schools – today at Jefferson Park Golf Course in Seattle for the Washington In...

Cross-country takes home win at Sundodger Invitational

From staff reports

September 21, 2015


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For the second year in a row, the cross-country men’s team beat out University of Washington for the team win at Sundodger Invitational.It was a tight race Saturday morning that could have swung in either direction: the Huskies on the west side of the state or the Cougars on the east. The top ten run...

Cross-country travels to Seattle

Cross-country travels to Seattle

CASIE MOE | Evergreen cross-country reporter

September 18, 2015


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

Transitioning from the shorter distances in the first meet of the season at Colfax, the Washington State University cross-country team will have more time to find their legs in the upcoming invitational at Lincoln Park in Seattle on Saturday.The course at Lincoln Park is a favorite to jumpstart the cross...

Fitness for all types: CrossFit club caters to all types of athletes

CASIE MOE | Evergreen reporter

September 10, 2015


Filed under Club Sports, Co Ed, Sports

Fitness across the board is the goal for the CrossFit Club.Originally, CrossFit was a grassroots garage gym with a few people. Since then it has spread word-of-mouth and has been growing ever since. Senior Alex Milton joined CrossFit when it was still in its garage stage at age 13 to help him get read...

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