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River Cracraft: Always coming in clutch

River Cracraft: Always coming in clutch

NICK THOMAS | Evergreen reporter

November 18, 2016


Filed under Features, Men's, Sports

WSU wide receiver River Cracraft has made a mark on the WSU football program that is irreplaceable; 218 catches, 2710 yards, and 20 touchdowns in his four-year career.In 2013, a six-foot, 198-pound freshman wide receiver played at Martin Stadium for the first time. Ever since, Cracraft has been a go-to...

Louise Brown has seen it all

PAYTON DINEEN | Evergreen reporter

November 18, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports, Women's

For WSU junior forward Louise Brown, basketball has acted as a ticket around the world. The Cougar forward has already travelled to more countries than most people get to visit in their lifetime and has no intention of slowing down.Brown has been to more than nine countries, including New Caledonia, Fran...

Men’s basketball to compete in the US Virgin Islands

GARRETT GLUCK | Evergreen reporter

November 18, 2016


Filed under Features, Men's, Sports

The WSU men’s basketball team heads to the U.S. Virgin Islands for the Paradise Jam Tournament where Cougs will take on the No. 22 ranked Creighton Bluejays.The Cougars (2-0, 0-0) are coming into this game after a narrow victory of 81-76 against Central Washington University on Tuesday where they had ...

Big test for the Cougs against Colorado

JACOB MOORE | Evergreen columnist

November 18, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports

The last time Washington State University won nine consecutive games, Mahatma Gandhi was protesting, Albert Einstein was earning patents and Babe Ruth was playing for the Yankees. The year was 1930 and later on that season, the Cougars faced off with Alabama in the Rose Bowl.In order to match their ...

Playing in the Pac-12 was key for Woodford

Playing in the Pac-12 was key for Woodford

JESSE WOODHEAD | Evergreen reporter

November 18, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports, Women's

The Pac-12 has won more NCAA volleyball championships than any other conference in the NCAA and possesses one of the most competitive and intense groups of universities, with ever-changing standings and national rankings each weekWSU volleyball sophomore outside hitter McKenna Woodford said part of w...

The calm after the storm: Shalom Luani’s story

JAMIE JONES | Evergreen reporter

November 18, 2016


Filed under Features, Men's, Sports

Handling adversity is something most students in college have faced, or will face sometime in their academic careers. For most, it’s just a part of learning and growing up.For student-athletes, they are under a media microscope when dealing with adversity on and off the field. Some will fall and so...

WSU swimming to compete in Ohio State Invitational

GABRIEL BRAVO | Evergreen reporter

November 18, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports, Women's

The WSU women’s swimming team will begin the three day long Ohio State Invitational in Columbus, Ohio today.Coming off of a back-to-back winning streak, the Cougs look to closeout 2016 with one more victory.“I think we feel really confident,” sophomore Ciera Kelly said. “We’re not worried at all. It’s al...

The Portland Trail Blazers drew the short straw this year

The Portland Trail Blazers drew the short straw this year

CHRIS ARNESON | Evergreen columnist

November 17, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports

Don’t tell point guard Damian Lillard, but the Blazers need a miracle to make it out of the Western Conference this season.Despite a shellacking by the Chicago Bulls on Tuesday night, Portland is sitting at (7-5), a solid start to the season. But if you take a closer look at what they are up against...

NCAA Tournament hopes still alive for volleyball

NCAA Tournament hopes still alive for volleyball

From staff reports

November 17, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports, Women's

The WSU women’s volleyball team is back on the road this weekend to face off against No. 16 Utah and Colorado.After defeating both Arizona and Arizona State last weekend at home, the Cougars (19-9, 9-7) seem to be improving with every match in order to stay competitive in the conference.The Cougars...

WSU men’s basketball outlasts Central Washington University

GARRETT GLUCK | Evergreen reporter

November 17, 2016


Filed under Features, Men's, Sports

The WSU men’s basketball team got off to a slow start against Central Washington University, but was able to come back and win due to a second-half run.WSU (2-0, 0-0) was able to outlast the Wildcats for an 81-76 win in Kennewick at the Toyota Center on Tuesday in what could’ve been a potential up...

Youthful WSU women’s basketball ready to face the Lions

From staff reports

November 10, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports, Women's

The WSU women’s basketball team takes on Loyola Marymount University in their first regular season game of the season.The Cougars are coming off an exhibition win over the University of Alaska Anchorage on Sunday.Junior guard Pinelopi Pavlopoulou and sophomore forward Borislava Hristova led the Cou...

Men’s basketball opens season against Montana State

GABRIEL BRAVO | Evergreen reporter

November 10, 2016


Filed under Features, Men's, Sports

The WSU men’s basketball team will start its regular season against Montana State University on Friday in Pullman.“Opening night is a very exciting time,” said Head Coach Ernie Kent via WSU Athletic Communication. “I don’t care which sports you’re in, having the opportunity to do it this ...

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