The Daily Evergreen

Cougars rocked by Golden Bears

Cougars rocked by Golden Bears

AVERY COOPER, Evergreen reporter

April 14, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

On a cold and rainy Friday evening, Cougar baseball fell to University of California 13-6. "We battled. We came back and got what we needed but it just got out of hand," Head Coach Marty Lees said. Cal senior pitcher Matt Ladrech picked up his fifth win of the season. Ladrech pitched six and one-third...

Cougars battle Golden Bears in Pullman

Cougars battle Golden Bears in Pullman

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

April 13, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

Cougar baseball will take the field against University of California, Berkeley, on Friday. The team is coming off a feat that hasn’t been done at WSU in 42 years. Senior left-handed pitcher Scotty Sunitsch tossed a solo nine-inning no-hitter against University of Oregon on Sunday, the 25th in school...

Cougars hit the road for final regular season match

Cougars hit the road for final regular season match

SAM HEIKELL, Evergreen reporter

April 13, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

In its last regular season affair, WSU men's golf will travel to Tempe, Arizona, to compete in the ASU Thunderbird Invitational. In some of the warmest weather the Cougars will see all year, the team will compete at the ASU Karsten Golf Course. The 7,002-yard par 70 course is home to one of the top...

Stepping up to the mound

Stepping up to the mound

AVERY COOPER, Evergreen reporter

April 13, 2018


Filed under Features, Mens, Showcase, Sports

A swing and a miss and senior pitcher Scotty Sunitsch dropped his glove, took a sigh of relief and waited for his teammates to charge the mound. Sunitsch had just accomplished something no other Cougar has since 1976 – a no-hitter. “It just felt like a couple hundred pounds lifted off my shoulders...

A look at who will be leading Cougars in 2018: Part 3

A look at who will be leading Cougars in 2018: Part 3

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen columnist

April 10, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

Still going by the name of Speed D under the new command of Defensive Coordinator Tracy Claeys, the WSU defense has several starting spots that need to be filled as we look ahead to next season. This week we will focus entirely on the defensive line, in part due to the odd-numbered position groups...

Sunitsch receives award after throwing no-hitter

Sunitsch receives award after throwing no-hitter

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen sports editor

April 9, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

Senior left-handed pitcher Scotty Sunitsch was named the Pac-12 Pitcher of the Week on Monday. The award comes a day after Sunitsch threw a no-hitter against University of Oregon. Sunitsch struck out a career-high nine batters and tossed 95 pitches in the Cougars' 7-0 victory over the Ducks on Sunday. The...

Sunitsch pitches a no-hitter

Sunitsch pitches a no-hitter

RYAN BLAKE, Evergreen reporter

April 8, 2018


Filed under Mens, Showcase, Sports

A ninth-inning hit off the bat of University of Oregon senior infielder Kyle Kasser looked like it might fall into shallow left field before WSU senior outfielder Derek Chapman came sliding in to preserve a no-hitter by senior left-handed pitcher Scotty Sunitsch. Then Sunitsch got the next two batters...

Cougars drop second game against Ducks

Cougars drop second game against Ducks

RYAN BLAKE, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

WSU baseball dropped the second game of a doubleheader to University of Oregon 4-2 Friday night. Senior left-handed pitcher Cody Anderson started on the mound for the Cougars (8-17, 3-8). He pitched three innings, allowing four earned runs on seven hits. The Ducks (18-11, 5-6) jumped on Anderson...

Cougars stifled by Ducks

Cougars stifled by Ducks

RYAN BLAKE, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

WSU baseball (8-16) lost to University of Oregon 2-1 in the first game of a doubleheader Friday at PK Park in Eugene. The Cougars (8-16) got in the board first in top of the third inning. Sophomore outfielder Danny Sinatro and sophomore infielder Dillon Plew were both walked with two outs and junior...

Cougars battle Ducks in Eugene

Cougars battle Ducks in Eugene

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

WSU baseball will head to Eugene to face the University of Oregon for a three-game series starting Friday. The Cougars (8-15, 3-6) are coming off a series with Arizona State University in which they took two of three games and a victory against Gonzaga University on Tuesday. After the home stand,...

Cougars outlast Zags

Cougars outlast Zags

RYAN BLAKE, Evergreen reporter

April 4, 2018


Filed under Mens, Showcase, Sports

Home runs by junior infielder Justin Harrer and junior catcher Robert Teel helped lead WSU baseball to a 4-3 victory over University of Gonzaga on Tuesday in Pullman. Head Coach Marty Lees said there were things the Cougars (8-15) could have done better, but he liked the way his team performed overall. “I...

A look at who will be leading Cougars in 2018: Part 2

A look at who will be leading Cougars in 2018: Part 2

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen columnist

April 3, 2018


Filed under Columns, Football, Mens, Sports

With about a week’s worth of spring practices under WSU football’s belt, coaches have thrown on the lab coats to experiment with their first-team groups. This week, we take a peek at the two offensive position groups who have new faces coaching them: the wide receivers and offensive lineman. The...

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