The Daily Evergreen

Unfiltered athletes: potential drawbacks

JAKE ARCHAMBEAU | Evergreen columnist

October 17, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett made headlines after stating a controversial opinion regarding the NCAA on ESPN’s E:60 last Wednesday.Bennett, when asked about whether college football players should be paid, said, “Hell yeah, college players should get paid. NCAA gets paid. Rose Bowl g...

WSU men’s cross-country team takes first place

JAMES LOSS | Evergreen reporter

October 17, 2016


Filed under Features, Mens, Sports, Womens

The Washington State men’s cross country team took home a first place finish at the Inland Empire Invitational in Lewiston, ID.The Cougars won by a landslide, finishing with 37 points, while Gonzaga finished with 69 points and Idaho with 70 to round out the top three teams.Freshman Justin Janke finished...

Women’s soccer falls to No. 22 Utah

PAYTON DINEEN | Evergreen reporter

October 17, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports, Womens

The WSU soccer team lost their fifth conference match this weekend, falling to No. 22 Utah 0-1 in Salt Lake City.The Cougars were outshot by the Utes, taking only 11 to Utah’s 19. WSU is third in the Pac-12 for overall shots with 225 this season, preceded only by Colorado and California.Utah got off to...

WSU stops late comeback

WSU stops late comeback

NICK THOMAS | Evergreen reporter

October 17, 2016


Filed under Features, Mens, Sports

The WSU football team battled rain, wind and the University of California, Los Angeles on Saturday night in Martin Stadium and was able to pull off a victory.The Cougars (4-2, 3-0) racked up 356 total yards in sloppy conditions against a tough UCLA (3-4, 1-3) defense.“It’s always fun playing in the...

Homecoming: WSU hosts UCLA in a Pac-12 showdown

Homecoming: WSU hosts UCLA in a Pac-12 showdown

NICK THOMAS | Evergreen reporter

October 14, 2016


Filed under Features, Mens, Sports

After three consecutive victories, the WSU football team will take on the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Bruins (3-3, 1-2) in a late night Pac-12 showcase on Saturday.The Cougars (3-2, 2-0) are coming off a major program victory after defeating the Stanford Cardinal 42-16, who were ran...

WSU carrying momentum into Homecoming

JACOB MOORE | Evergreen columnist

October 14, 2016


Filed under Features, Mens, Sports

Arguably the best un-ranked team in college football, the WSU Cougars (3-2, 2-0) is getting ready for their homecoming game as they host the UCLA Bruins (3-3, 1-2). Along with both teams’ fans, the nation will be watching as WSU looks to carry their momentum against another Pac-12 Conference opponen...

Why my fantasy football team is better than yours

Why my fantasy football team is better than yours

CHRIS ARNESON | Evergreen columnist

October 14, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports

Fantasy football has usurped online poker, outdoor showers and reading John Grisham novels as the most popular hobby for middle-aged men in the United States.For 17 Sundays every fall, you can reign over your Temple of Pigskin and become Pharaoh Dave in the Lazy Boy of Youth. You can taste the bratw...

Women’s soccer to take on No. 22 Utah

PAYTON DINEEN | Evergreen reporter

October 14, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports, Womens

The women’s soccer team is going back on the road this week to continue conference play against the No. 22 University of Utah in Salt Lake City.It will be a single game week for both teams, giving them a break from competition for the weekend.WSU is now (1-4-0) in the Pac-12 after recording their ...

17 years of soccer has Crenshaw at home in Pullman

PAYTON DINEEN | Evergreen reporter

October 14, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports, Womens

For junior defender Kelsee Crenshaw, soccer has always been a family affair.Looking at her background, it comes as no surprise that Crenshaw has grown into the force that she is on the soccer field. The sport is a commonality shared among Crenshaw and her three siblings; big brother John, big sister Mega...

WSU offers only strength/conditioning program in PNW

WSU offers only strength/conditioning program in PNW

NICK THOMAS | Evergreen reporter

October 14, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports

A successful athlete is built not just on the field, but in the weight room.WSU offers an elite strength and conditioning program that is endorsed by the National Strength and Conditioning Association. The program is the only one with that recognition in the Pacific Northwest.The program is a minor th...

WSU cross-country to compete in Wisconsin and Idaho

WSU cross-country to compete in Wisconsin and Idaho

From staff reports

October 14, 2016


Filed under Features, Mens, Sports, Womens

Similar to their last competitions, the WSU cross-country teams will be divided and sent to two different competitions this weekend.Part of the team will head to the Eighth Annual Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational, while the remainder will compete at the Inland Empire Championships, hosted by Lewis-Clark State...

WSU women’s golf finishes fourth

WSU women’s golf finishes fourth

GABRIEL BRAVO | Evergreen reporter

October 13, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports, Womens

The WSU women’s golf team finished in fourth place at the Pat Lesser Harbottle Invitational hosted by Seattle University at the Tacoma Country and Golf Club in Tacoma on Tuesday.Finishing in first place, the University of Washington shot 16-over-par (880). Coming in second place was BYU with a total of...

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