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Men’s golf finishes tied for first overall in Colorado tournament

By Shaun Knight, Evergreen Men's Golf reporter

September 25, 2013


Filed under Mens, Sports

A tale of two teams was the theme for the WSU Men’s Golf team as play concluded at the Mark Simpson CU Invitational today.Washington State opened up to a sloppy start in the team’s third tournament of the year, partly due to gale-force winds and heavy rainfall on the course. An impressive team reb...

Giants shouldn’t panic yet

By Evan Baron, Evergreen columnist

September 25, 2013


Filed under Mens, Sports

The chances of reaching the postseason are slim for NFL teams who have not won a game this year and currently have three losses.However, there is one NFL team in particular who has the best chance of turning their season around and advancing to the playoffs: the New York Giants.It’s not looking pret...

A desire to compete against the best

By Shaun Knight, Evergreen Men's Golf reporter

September 24, 2013


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Michael Anderson's competitive edge burns stronger today as a college player than it ever did in his younger years.WSU men's golfer Anderson, a 5-foot-11 junior out of Phoenix, Ariz., is entering his third season with the team, and has already tallied two top-ten finishes in two tournaments.“My passi...

Don’t count the Cougs out

By Bridgette Larsen, Evergreen columnist

September 24, 2013


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Washington State’s biggest card going into next week’s game is their defense.Ranking 10th in the nation in total defense and 13th in scoring defense, the Cougars have been stout all season.Saturday’s win against Idaho came out big for the WSU defense, ending in the Cougars’ first home shutout in over...

Cougars are prepared for a clash of styles with Stanford

By Chris Shaw, Evergreen Football reporter

September 24, 2013


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As each week of the 2013 football season passes, the Washington State Cougars try to improve on something. Head coach Mike Leach has repeated over and over that the team’s philosophy is to always get a week better. The team has yet to waver on that goal as it heads into the week of the Seattle gam...

Cougars stomp Idaho in shutout win

By Evan Baron, Evergreen reporter

September 23, 2013


Filed under Mens, Sports

With 17 seconds left in the game and the Cougars already up by 42 points against the Idaho Vandals, the game was out of reach.However, the Vandals were only one yard away from not leaving Martin Stadium scoreless. On fourth down, with the ball on the WSU one yard line, Idaho running back James Baker received ...

Men’s golf goes to Colorado

By Shaun Knight, Evergreen Men's Golf reporter

September 23, 2013


Filed under Mens, Sports

For the first time this season, the men’s golf team will leave the state of Washington to compete in the Mark Simpson Colorado Invitational today and tomorrow.The Invitational will take place at the Colorado National Golf Club in Erie, Colo. The club is a prestigious course all-too-familiar with collegiate events.“This t...

Not a student, but always studying

By Chris Shaw, Evergreen Football reporter

September 20, 2013


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Think about the last time you spent 32 hours in a week doing one thing. Next, think about how many weeks you maintained that regimen. In an average week, Head Football Coach Mike Leach spends about that much time watching film just to prepare for the team’s next opponent. Between meetings and pr...

Three reasons why Alabma will three-peat

Three reasons why Alabma will three-peat

By Kurt Schroeder, Evergreen columnist

September 20, 2013


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The University of Alabama Crimson Tide football team is on a path less traveled. The team will shoot for its third national championship in a row this season.“Roll Tide” should be a household phrase by now. Those two words symbolize the spirit and level of prestige the Crimson Tide has shown by wi...

Revis island irrelevant in Tampa Bay

By Evan Baron, Evergreen columnist

September 20, 2013


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When the Jets decided to trade Darrelle Revis, one of the best cornerbacks in the NFL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach Greg Schiano thought he had found the missing piece that would put his team into playoff contention for the 2013 football season.A season the Buccaneers hoped to be legendary has turned out...

Battle of the Palouse takes center stage under bright lights

By Chris Shaw, Evergreen Football reporter

September 20, 2013


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The Cougars’ Homecoming game has arrived and this weekend, Washington State University will face the 0-3 Idaho Vandals in a cross-state rival matchup. This rivalry has been fairly mismatched over the years, as the Cougars have amassed a 70-17-3 record over the Vandals. WSU also is undefeated in the las...

Building a team bond

Building a team bond

By Shaun Knight, Evergreen Men's Golf reporter

September 20, 2013


Filed under Mens, Sports

Confidence is a vital asset when competing in collegiate athletics. For senior WSU men’s golfer Blake Snyder, confidence in his game has never been an issue.“For me, I work on my putting and hitting the golf ball and all that stuff, but definitely what makes those things flourish the most is being ...

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