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Make baseball interesting again

Make baseball interesting again

September 30, 2016


Filed under Features, Men's, Sports

EDITOR'S NOTE: The columnist no longer holds the views expressed in this column and feels the editor at the time did not properly portray his opinion after it went through the editing process.  Similar to last year, the Mariners made a run at the wild card but it was too little too late. As a loyal M...

Martin gives insight into the success of the volleyball team

JESSE WOODHEAD | Evergreen reporter

September 30, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports, Women's

The No. 17 WSU volleyball team is preparing to face two tough opponents over the weekend, one of which has already beaten them in a previous match.Claire Martin, sophomore middle blocker for the Cougars (12-2, 2-0), shared how she and her fellow teammates are preparing for their matches against No. 9 Stan...

Leading by example: Falk focused on wins, not draft stock

NICK THOMAS | Evergreen reporter

September 30, 2016


Filed under Features, Men's, Sports

With more than 7,500 yards in 20 games and a completion percentage of 68.9 percent, redshirt junior quarterback Luke Falk has become one of the most prolific passers in college football.After walking on in 2013 and taking a redshirt season, Falk was thrown into action sooner than expected, as incumben...

Cougars prepare for Oregon

Cougars prepare for Oregon

NICK THOMAS | Evergreen football reporter

September 27, 2016


Filed under Features, Men's, Sports

As the Cougars prepare to face the University of Oregon Saturday, Football Head Coach Mike Leach is adamant that the mindset of the team should be no different than a non-conference game.Leach, redshirt junior quarterback Luke Falk, junior cornerback Marcellus Pippins and redshirt senior nickel-corner Col...

WSU football players need to improve their act off the field

JACOB MOORE | Evergreen sports columnist

September 27, 2016


Filed under Features, Men's, Sports

The Washington State University Cougar’s football team is leading the nation, and no, it’s not in the latest power rankings.WSU is number one among Division 1 schools in the country with 31 arrests in the past five years (not including this year’s statistics), according to a report conducted by...

WSU women’s golf is tied for ninth

WSU women’s golf is tied for ninth

GABRIEL BRAVO | Evergreen reporter

September 27, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports, Women's

The WSU women’s golf team finished up the first round of the Golfweek Conference Challenge at Red Sky Golf Club in Wolcott, Colorado, Monday.As a team, the Cougars are currently tied for ninth place, along with University of Central Arkansas, with 13-over-par (301).San Diego State University is curren...

WSU men’s golf finishes 11th in New Mexico

WSU men’s golf finishes 11th in New Mexico

GABRIEL BRAVO | Evergreen golf reporter

September 26, 2016


Filed under Features, Men's, Sports

The altitude in Albuquerque, New Mexico, did not faze the WSU men’s golf team this past Friday and Saturday, as they took 11th place in the William H. Tucker Intercollegiate with an overall score of 36-over-par (900).San Diego State won the tournament after shooting (-1, 863) overall, followed by Co...

WSU soccer loses first conference game

WSU soccer loses first conference game

PAYTON DINEEN | Evergreen soccer reporter

September 26, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports, Women's

The notably competitive Pac-12 conference previewed what will likely be a heated and intense soccer season on Friday in Pullman.The WSU Cougars and the University of Colorado Buffaloes came face-to-face on the Lower Soccer Field Friday for both teams’ first conference game of the season. Though the ...

WSU picks up two conference wins

WSU picks up two conference wins

NICK THOMAS | Evergreen volleyball reporter

September 26, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports, Women's

WSU volleyball had one of the best weeks in recent program history last week, defeating No.4 University of Washington Huskies (11-1, 1-1) and No. 9 UCLA Bruins (10-2, 1-1) on the road.The Cougars (12-2, 2-0) snapped up two different road losing streaks, each over 15 years long.On Wednesday, WSU traveled...

From humble beginnings: RB Morrow remains true to himself

JAMIE JONES | Evergreen football reporter

September 16, 2016


Filed under Features, Men's, Sports, Women's

It’s not every day that you see a humble football player, but that’s exactly how to describe WSU redshirt junior running back Jamal Morrow.Morrow is arguably one of the best running backs in the Pac-12 right now, but you likely would not know it if you met him.Morrow comes from a family of humble ...

Former WSU safety Bucannon an elite NFL presence

Former WSU safety Bucannon an elite NFL presence

RYAN SIEFKES | Evergreen assistant sports editor

September 16, 2016


Filed under Features, Men's, Sports

Former WSU safety Deone Bucannon is thriving in his new position with the Arizona Cardinals.Bucannon, a 2013 graduate, built quite the resume during his playing career at WSU.In his junior year, Bucannon lead the team in tackles (106), fifth-most in the Pac-12, lead the team in interceptions (4), and earne...

Last hoorah for senior tennis player Victoria Matejevic

GABRIEL BRAVO | Evergreen reporter

September 8, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports, Women's

Women’s tennis player Victoria Matejevic will begin her senior year and her farewell season for the WSU women’s tennis team.This upcoming weekend, Matejevic will begin her final first tournament at the Cougar Classic, a tournament comprised of five teams which include Boise State, Montana State and L...

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