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Cougs compete in final scrimmage before Crimson and Gray game

Cougs compete in final scrimmage before Crimson and Gray game

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

April 14, 2019


Filed under Football, Men's, Sports

WSU football team took the field at Martin Stadium on Saturday for its last scrimmage before the Crimson and Gray game next week. Head Coach Mike Leach said the team had good energy in the scrimmage but was inconsistent. "I thought we were competitive, I thought we were sloppy at times, but we...

Eighth inning rally not enough as WSU falls to Oregon

Eighth inning rally not enough as WSU falls to Oregon

SIGMUND SEROKA, Evergreen reporter

April 14, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Men's, Sports

A six run eighth inning wasn't enough as WSU baseball fell to Oregon 11-8 on Saturday at Bailey-Brayton Field. The defeat means the Cougars (7-25, 0-11) remain winless in conference play through 11 games. Head Coach Marty Lees said he is not happy with his team's performance through two games against...

Ducks clobber Cougs in series opener

Ducks clobber Cougs in series opener

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

April 13, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Men's, Sports

Oregon stomped WSU baseball 21-3 to take the series opener Friday night at Bailey-Brayton Field. “Obviously, got to play better baseball,” junior center fielder Danny Sinatro said. The Cougars (7-24, 0-10) opened the game with back to back errors by freshman third baseman Kodie Kolden. Two...

Surging Ducks come to Pullman to visit lowly Cougs

Surging Ducks come to Pullman to visit lowly Cougs

SAM GRANT, Evergreen reporter

April 12, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Men's, Sports

WSU baseball will look for its third series win of the season when they host Oregon for a three-game series starting Friday. The Cougars (7-23, 0-9) are coming off losses in a three-game road series against Cal this past weekend. WSU was set to play Seattle University on Tuesday at Bailey-Brayton...

‘She was always there for me’

‘She was always there for me’

ISAAC SEMMLER, Evergreen reporter

April 12, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Features, Men's, Mom's Weekend, Sports

This Mom’s Weekend, WSU baseball will take on Oregon in a three-game series with their mothers in attendance. For the majority of players on the team, it’s an exciting time as it brings back memories of their Little League days where it all began.   Junior infielder Dillon Plew said he’...

Gubrud heats up quarterback competition with performance Thursday

Gubrud heats up quarterback competition with performance Thursday

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

April 11, 2019


Filed under Football, Men's, Sports

One common theme for WSU football over the past few years is there has been a battle in the spring to decide who the starting quarterback will be. The quarterback battle was on full display Thursday afternoon at Martin Stadium as the Cougars took the field for another spring practice. The Cougars...

Gubrud sees first spring practice Tuesday

Gubrud sees first spring practice Tuesday

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

April 11, 2019


Filed under Football, Men's, Showcase, Sports

Many Coug fans remember the WSU football game against Colorado in 2017 when endless rain and whipping wind forced many fans out of Martin Stadium before the end of the first quarter. That’s how it felt during spring practice Tuesday as the rain fell in Pullman and the Cougars continued to make improvements. “I...

Men’s golf travels for final meet before Pac-12s

Men’s golf travels for final meet before Pac-12s

RYAN NGO, Evergreen reporter

April 11, 2019


Filed under Men's, Sports

WSU men’s golf will travel to California to compete in the El Macero Classic starting this Friday. The Cougars' last meet was at the Duck Invitational in Oregon where WSU finished 13th out of 16 teams. Over the last few meets, juniors Nicklaus Chiam and Daniel Kolar have led the way for Cougar team. A...

Jeff Pollard decides to stay at WSU

Jeff Pollard decides to stay at WSU

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen deputy sports editor

April 9, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men's, Showcase, Sports

WSU men's basketball forward Jeff Pollard will return to the Cougars for his senior season after testing the waters by putting his name in the NCAA transfer portal. Pollard made the announcement in a post on Twitter Tuesday. In the tweet, Pollard explained his reasoning for putting his name in the...

Athlete of the Week: Klay Thompson

Athlete of the Week: Klay Thompson

SHAWN P. O'CONNOR, Evergreen columnist

April 9, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men's, Showcase, Sports

WSU Athletics announced last week that it will retire WSU alumnus Klay Thompson’s No. 1 jersey. Klay played three seasons for Tony Bennett at WSU before being selected No. 11 overall by the Golden State Warriors in the 2011 NBA Draft. He has since become one of the NBA’s best shooting guards and...

WSU returns home after tough road sweep

WSU returns home after tough road sweep

ISAAC SEMMLER, Evergreen reporter

April 9, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Men's, Showcase, Sports

WSU baseball returns home after a short three-game road trip to the Bay Area where they faced Cal for the first time this season. The Golden Bears have had a red hot week with four straight wins since Friday. This included a 6-0 shutout victory over the Cougs to claim the first game of the series. ...

Baseball suffers sixth sweep of season in Berkeley

Baseball suffers sixth sweep of season in Berkeley

SAM GRANT, Evergreen reporter

April 7, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Men's, Showcase, Sports

WSU baseball dropped the season finale against Cal 9-5 on Sunday in Berkeley to increase its conference losing streak to nine games. The Cougars (7-23, 0-9) have now lost five straight series and dropped 15 of their last 16 games. Cal (17-11, 5-4) outscored WSU 21-6 in the three-game series as the...

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