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Swim hosts Utah in last meet before Pac-12 Champs

Swim hosts Utah in last meet before Pac-12 Champs

SIGMUND SEROKA, Evergreen reporter

February 14, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's

WSU swim will host Utah for their final home meet of the season on Saturday at Gibb Pool. The Cougars won their last outing and third away meet of the season against Oregon State by a score of 148-114. This moves WSU’s record to 4-6 overall and 1-4 in the conference. This meet was just what the...

Cougars compete in Last Chance Collegiate

Cougars compete in Last Chance Collegiate

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

February 14, 2019


Filed under Co Ed, Sports, Top-feature

Nearly 30 WSU athletes will compete in the Last Chance College Elite Meet Friday at the Dempsey Indoor Facility in Seattle. Wayne Phipps, director of cross-country and track and field, said the 26 athletes competing are the pole-vaulters, distance runners and a few throwers. Last weekend, some...

Lone senior reflects on WSU career

Lone senior reflects on WSU career

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

February 14, 2019


Filed under Features, Sports, Top-feature, Women's

When most people think of Sweden or Pullman, they might only think of a cold-weather place. However, WSU swimmer Linnea Lindberg thinks of both places as home. Lindberg, the lone senior on the WSU swimming team, is from Stockholm, Sweden. “It is difficult to come to a new culture and experience...

Dederick receives sixth-year of eligibility

Dederick receives sixth-year of eligibility

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen deputy sports editor

February 13, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Soccer, Sports, Women's

WSU goalkeeper Ella Dederick was granted a sixth-year of eligibility by the NCAA on Tuesday. Dederick only played in the Cougars first five games last season after suffering an injury in a game against Idaho on Sept. 6. Among WSU goalkeepers all-time, Dederick ranks sixth in win percentage, second...

Cougars shine in spring opener in California

Cougars shine in spring opener in California

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

February 12, 2019


Filed under Men's, Sports

WSU men’s golf finished fourth in the Anteater Invitational held Monday and Tuesday at Big Canyon Country Club in Newport Beach, California. The team finished with a three-round score of 880 (+16). "When you finish fourth and still have some work to do, that's a good sign," Head Coach Dustin...

Athlete of the Week: Borislava Hristova

Athlete of the Week: Borislava Hristova

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen columnist

February 12, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Women's

Redshirt junior forward Borislava Hristova is this week’s Evergreen Athlete of the Week after a stellar performance against Arizona on Saturday. Head Coach Kamie Ethridge needed a big performance from her star forward to get the Cougars back in the win column and end a seven-game losing streak. Hristova...

Pac-12 men’s basketball power rankings — Week 6

Pac-12 men’s basketball power rankings — Week 6

SHAWN P. O'CONNOR, Evergreen columnist

February 12, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men's, Showcase, Sports

1. Washington (Last: 1) A perfect 10-0 start to conference play for the Huskies (19-5, 10-1) ended with a 75-63 loss to Arizona State on Saturday. UW has a chance to get back on track when they cross the Cascades to play red-hot WSU. 2. Arizona State (Last: 2) Despite a stunning home loss to WSU, the ...

Pac-12 women’s basketball power rankings — Week 6

Pac-12 women’s basketball power rankings — Week 6

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen columnist

February 12, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's

No. 3 Oregon (Last: 1) The Ducks (23-1, 12-0) have outclassed the rest of the Pac-12 so far, remaining undefeated in conference play after facing every team. In fact, they might have had their most impressive win of the season Sunday when they beat Stanford by 40 points. No. 7 Oregon St...

Men’s golf sits in fourth after first day of Anteater Invitational

Men’s golf sits in fourth after first day of Anteater Invitational

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

February 11, 2019


Filed under Men's, Sports

WSU men’s golf sits in fourth place after the first day action Monday at the Anteater Invitational in Newport Beach, California. The Cougars concluded the first round of play with a team score of 302 before second round action was suspended due to darkness. "It was good to get back in the swing...

Franks receives conference, national recognition for Cougars sweep in Arizona

Franks receives conference, national recognition for Cougars sweep in Arizona

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen deputy sports editor

February 11, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men's, Showcase, Sports

Senior forward Robert Franks has been named the Pac-12 Player of the Week and the NCAA.com National Player of the Week. Franks receives the accolades after averaging 32.5 points and 11 rebounds during the Cougars two-game road trip to Arizona this past week. He tied a career high in points with 34 and...

NCAA approves Gubrud’s medical redshirt

NCAA approves Gubrud’s medical redshirt

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen deputy sports editor

February 10, 2019


Filed under Football, Men's, Showcase, Sports

The competition to replace Gardner Minshew II got more interesting Saturday as Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud finally transferred to WSU. Gubrud will enroll in graduate courses on Feb. 18 and participate in the Cougars' spring practice after earning a bachelor’s degree from EWU last...

Men’s golf tees off Monday to start spring season

Men’s golf tees off Monday to start spring season

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

February 10, 2019


Filed under Men's, Sports

WSU men’s golf opens its spring season Monday and Tuesday at the Anteater Invitational in Newport Beach, California. The Cougars will start their quest for a successful 2019 with some tough competition, highlighted by University of California Irvine, California Polytechnic State University, Grand...

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