The Daily Evergreen

Cougs’ toughest tests yet to come

Cougs’ toughest tests yet to come

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen sports editor

October 10, 2018


Filed under Columns, Football, Mens, Showcase, Sports

Prior to this season, Cougar football was predicted to finish fifth in the North division in the Pac-12 media poll. Halfway through its schedule, WSU is 5-1. Will the success dry up soon or will the Cougars prove they deserve more attention? The only loss currently blemishing their record is a narrow...

Swim faces No. 1 Stanford

Swim faces No. 1 Stanford

SIGMUND SEROKA, Evergreen reporter

October 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

WSU swimming will be home at Gibb Pool against defending national champion No. 1 Stanford University on Friday. This will be the second official meet of the season for both undefeated teams, as WSU and Stanford are each standing at 1-0 on the season so far. Looking forward into the upcoming meet against...

Athletics to hold mental health training

Athletics to hold mental health training

KYLE MOEN, Evergreen reporter

October 9, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

WSU Athletics and the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) are starting training sessions for student-athletes that combine a mental health training program and a bystander intervention program. The program is called Strength is Asking for Help: Athlete to Athlete Mental Health Training and combines...

Athlete of the Week: Tay Martin

Athlete of the Week: Tay Martin

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

October 8, 2018


Filed under Columns, Football, Mens, Showcase, Sports

In order to successfully run the Air Raid offense, it is crucial that the quarterback makes some great throws. However, it is just as important that they have excellent receivers. Saturday night against Oregon State University sophomore wide receiver Tay Martin had a magnificent game to earn our Evergreen...

Cougars take sixth in weekend tournament

Cougars take sixth in weekend tournament

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

October 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

WSU women’s golf finished sixth at the Ron Moore Women’s Invitational in Highlands Ranch, Colorado, this weekend with a score of 887 (+23). Head Coach Kelli Kamimura said it’s exciting to see her team’s hard work pay off and is looking forward to what’s ahead for the Cougars. “This...

Week Six Pac-12 North power rankings

Week Six Pac-12 North power rankings

SHAWN P. O'CONNOR, Evergreen columnist

October 8, 2018


Filed under Football, Mens, Sports

Here is how the Pac-12 North teams stack up after week five. WSU (Last: 4) It’s time. The Cougs are No. 1 in these power rankings after cruising to a 56-37 win at Oregon State University. Graduate transfer quarterback Gardner Minshew II continued his dominant season, completing 30 of 40 pass a...

Schulz joins College Football Playoff board of managers

Schulz joins College Football Playoff board of managers

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen sports editor

October 8, 2018


Filed under Administration, Features, Mens, News, Sports

WSU President Kirk Schulz will join the College Football Playoff (CFP) board of managers as the representative of the Pac-12 Conference, the university announced today in a news release. The CFP is a four-team postseason event that decides which Division I college football program is crowned the national ...

Mylonas shines at Long Beach

Mylonas shines at Long Beach

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

October 7, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

Senior Tiffany Mylonas dominated as WSU tennis participated in the three-day Long Beach Invitational event in California this weekend. Mylonas won the Flight A singles championship and the Flight A doubles championship along with freshman teammate Hikaru Sato. The Long Beach Invitational hosted nin...

Swim finishes fourth in weekend tournament

Swim finishes fourth in weekend tournament

SIGMUND SEROKA, Evergreen reporter

October 7, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

WSU swimming traveled to Fresno, California, for the Chick-Fil-A Invitational on Friday and Saturday. The invite consisted of three sets of races spread out over the course of two days. In overall results the Cougars placed fourth of six teams with a score of 380 points. WSU had seven top-five finishes...

Baseball flies past Wildcats

Baseball flies past Wildcats

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

October 7, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports

ieDespite the cold air Saturday afternoon, Bailey-Brayton Field was warm as the WSU offense heated up the ballpark defeating Central Washington University 19-2 in its first scrimmage of the year. Despite the great offensive showing, perhaps the most impressive part of the Cougars’ victory was the...

WSU wins fourth straight match

WSU wins fourth straight match

JOSEPH CERVANTES, Evergreen reporter

October 7, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

No. 22 WSU volleyball took down No. 21 University of Arizona 3-2 in a thrilling five set comeback victory Sunday to improve its record to 4-2 in Pac-12 play. Three Cougars led the team for a combined 52 kills. Senior outside hitter McKenna Woodford led the team with 18 kills, and senior outside hitter...

Soccer drops back-to-back matches

Soccer drops back-to-back matches

TAYLOR DUNLAP, Evergreen reporter

October 7, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

No. 7 WSU soccer fell just one goal short against University of Utah on Sunday, losing 1-0 and leading to another loss over the weekend. This was the first time the team has had back-to-back losses in nearly a year. The Cougars traveled to Boulder, Colorado, on Thursday for their first road game after...

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