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Men’s golf ends season with best finish at Pac-12 Championships

Men’s golf ends season with best finish at Pac-12 Championships

SAM HEIKELL, Evergreen reporter

April 25, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

In a tournament filled with ups and downs, WSU men’s golf placed seventh in the Pac-12 Championships at Rolling Hills Country Club in California on Wednesday. This marks the Cougars' best finish at the Pac-12 Championships. The Cougars' even par performance in the final round was not enough to...

Cougars let late lead slip away in loss to Redhawks

Cougars let late lead slip away in loss to Redhawks

RYAN BLAKE, Evergreen reporter

April 25, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

WSU baseball blew a late lead in a 4-3 loss to Seattle University on Wednesday in Bellevue. Senior infielder Ryan Ramsower gave the Cougars (13-21) an early 2-0 lead in the second inning. Senior first baseman James Rudkin walked with two outs and sophomore infielder Dillon Plew reached base after...

Cougs battle Redhawks

Cougs battle Redhawks

RYAN BLAKE, Evergreen reporter

April 25, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

WSU baseball will face Seattle University on Wednesday in Bellevue. The Cougars are coming off a sweep of Santa Clara University over the weekend in which they outscored the Broncos 28-13. Sunday’s bout with Santa Clara turned out to be a historic one. WSU (13-20) threw a combined no-hitter, two...

Men’s golf climbs to sixth at Pac-12 Championships

Men’s golf climbs to sixth at Pac-12 Championships

SAM HEIKELL, Evergreen reporter

April 24, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

WSU men’s golf sat in 11th place following its first two rounds of play at the Pac-12 Championships on Monday, but the Cougars bounced back today, climbing five spots to sixth after three rounds. Five of the top-25 programs in the nation and the top three individual golfers are in the field for...

Cougars toss combined no-hitter

Cougars toss combined no-hitter

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

April 22, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

WSU baseball defeated Santa Clara University 5-0 Sunday to complete the series sweep as four Cougar pitchers worked together to throw a no-hitter. Sunday’s no-hitter marks the second for the Cougars (13-20, 5-10) this season. Senior left-handed pitcher Scotty Sunitsch tossed a solo no-hitter against...

Strong quarterback play highlights Crimson and Gray game

Strong quarterback play highlights Crimson and Gray game

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen reporter

April 21, 2018


Filed under Football, Mens, Showcase, Sports

It was an Air Raid kind of day at the Crimson and Gray game in Spokane on Saturday as both offenses exploded for a combined 428 yards through the air in the first half. The Crimson team defeated the Gray 34-24. Leading the Crimson was redshirt junior quarterback Trey Tinsley, and for the Gray it was...

Cougars swarm Broncos with offensive onslaught

Cougars swarm Broncos with offensive onslaught

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

April 21, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

WSU baseball brought the offense again in game two of a series with Santa Clara University on Saturday afternoon. The Cougars (12-20, 5-10) won the game by a final score of 11-3, putting up all their runs in the first five innings. Senior left-handed pitcher Scotty Sunitsch got the start for WSU...

Record breaking performance pushes Cougs past Broncos

Record breaking performance pushes Cougs past Broncos

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

April 21, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

WSU baseball outlasted Santa Clara University on Friday in front of a season-high 1,464 fans at Bailey-Brayton Field. The Cougars (11-20, 5-10) scored 12 runs, but only ended up winning the game by two. Head Coach Marty Lees said that he was happy the team won, but disappointed by a lot of things...

Baseball attempts to buck Broncos

Baseball attempts to buck Broncos

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

April 20, 2018


Filed under Mens, Showcase, Sports

WSU will face Santa Clara University for the first time since 2008 Friday. The Cougars hold an 11-4 series record against Santa Clara. WSU (10-20, 5-10) is a much better team at home this year, posting a 6-5 record and a 4-15 record away from Pullman. Sophomore catcher Cal Waterman said the team...

Putting weight of team, game on his arm

Putting weight of team, game on his arm

AVERY COOPER, Evergreen reporter

April 19, 2018


Filed under Features, Mens, Showcase, Sports

In a close game, there’s nobody WSU wants on the mound more than senior right-handed pitcher Ryan Walker. Dan Spencer, associate head coach and pitching coach, said the team has two goals in every game. “Try to get the lead, and give the ball to Walker with a lead,” he said. “That’s it.” Gaining...

Cougars stumble in Spokane

Cougars stumble in Spokane

RYAN BLAKE, Evergreen reporter

April 18, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

WSU baseball lost 7-4 against Gonzaga University on Tuesday at the Patterson Baseball Complex in Spokane. Freshman left handed pitcher Michael Newstrom made his first career start for the Cougars (10-19). He came into the game with a 3.52 ERA in 11 appearances out of the bullpen. Newstrom only...

Cougars take a short trip north to battle Bulldogs

Cougars take a short trip north to battle Bulldogs

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

April 17, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

WSU baseball will head to Spokane to face Gonzaga University on Tuesday for the second time this season. The Cougars (10-19, 5-10) won the first matchup 4-3 with a go-ahead home run in the eighth inning, coming off the bat of junior catcher Robert Teel. Just like last time out against the Bulldogs...

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