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Cougars outlasted by Catamounts in second game of series

Chris Shaw | Evergreen Baseball reporter

February 22, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

Opportunities came and went for the Washington State Cougars on Saturday afternoon as the Western Carolina Catamounts captured an 8-6 victory at Bailey-Brayton Field. The Catamounts secured at least a split in the four-game series behind a solid start by senior Jordan Smith, who gave up five runs on seve...

Cougar women beat by Beavers

Bridgette Larsen | Evergreen Women's Basketball reporter

February 21, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

Sophomore guard Lia Galdeira amped up the crowd with 15 points in the first half of Friday’s game against Oregon State (18-9, 10-5). However, her strong start was not enough for the Washington State women’s basketball team (14-13, 8-7), as they fell to the Beavers 67-53. It was the field goal s...

WSU baseball drops home opener to WCU

Chris Shaw | Evergreen Baseball reporter

February 21, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

On a cold night in Pullman, the WSU Cougars’ bats froze over as they lost 13-1 to the Western Carolina Catamounts on Friday night.  Playing their first home game of the year, the Cougars had tough luck facing Jeremy Null, the Catamounts starter who threw seven strong innings, allowing five hits a...

3000 meters to victory; Ruby Roberts headlines WSU Indoor Open

3000 meters to victory; Ruby Roberts headlines WSU Indoor Open

Beau Baily | Evergreen Track and Field reporter

February 21, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

After a record-breaking weekend, the Washington State track and field teams return to Pullman on Friday to host the WSU Open II Indoor.The two-day meet serves as a tune up for many WSU athletes who will participate in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships the following weekend in Seat...

Leave it to the Beavers: WSU basketball loses to OSU

Evan Baron | Evergreen men's basketball reporter

February 21, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

Having height gives you the upper hand in the game of basketball, and the Beavers capitalized on their advantage. Oregon State outscored the Cougars 32-16 in paint, which resulted in a 57-68 loss for Washington State Thursday night.“I think our guys worked hard, unfortunately we came out on the short en...

Home stretch

Bridgette Larsen | Evergreen Women's Basketball reporter

February 21, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

With just two home games remaining, WSU women’s basketball Head Coach June Daugherty said these final contests are ones fans don’t want to miss.    The Cougars (14-12, 8-6 Pac-12) face off against Oregon State (17-9, 9-5 Pac-12) tonight and Oregon (13-12, 4-10 Pac-12) on Sunday.Coming off a Pac-...

Baseball steps up to home plate for first time in 2014

Chris Shaw | Evergreen baseball reporter

February 21, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

Following a weekend filled with highs and lows, the Washington State Cougar baseball team will look to level itself into a rhythm of consistency as it begins its first home series of the year on Friday. The Western Carolina Catamounts (2-2) journey to Bailey-Brayton Field for a four-game series against...

Oregon Trail II; Cougar basketball faces Beavers

Oregon Trail II; Cougar basketball faces Beavers

Evan Baron | Evergreen Men's Basketball reporters

February 20, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

The Cougars will head up the river tonight, but they must break the dam the Oregon State Beavers have built in order to continue upstream and attain victory.The WSU men’s basketball team plans to take on the Beavers at 6 p.m. in Corvallis, Ore. A win against the Beavers would give the Cougars their ...

Seattle Mariners need young guns in order to hit playoff target

Brent Atkinson | Evergreen columnist

February 20, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

There has been ample excitement surrounding the Seattle Mariners this offseason with the M’s making the biggest free agent acquisition of any team this offseason by signing second baseman slugger Robinson Cano to a monster contract. Expectations are high for the veteran slugger, and rightfully so ...

Seahawks have multiple money moves to be made

Beau Baily | Evergreen columnist

February 20, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

The Seattle Seahawks are poised to become the NFL’s next premier dynasty, the likes of which the world has not seen since the New England Patriots won three Super Bowls in four years at the turn of the last century.Now, with one Super Bowl down and virtually the whole team returning, the Hawks are in ...

Big game, small package

Zack Menchel | Evergreen Women's Basketball reporter

February 19, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

The two conference road wins weren’t enough for the Cougar women’s basketball team; they had to continue making headlines.Following wins against Utah and Colorado throughout the weekend, Tia Presley was named the Pac-12 Player of the Week.The junior guard from Spokane posted two 32-point games and ...

Cougar men’s basketball shoots to create confidence

Cougar men’s basketball shoots to create confidence

Evan Baron | Evergreen Men's Basketball reporter

February 19, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

Winning changes everything, but it actually needs to happen first.The Cougars have lost eight of their last ten Pac-12 games and are currently on a four-game losing streak, WSU men’s basketball Head Coach Ken Bone said in a press conference Tuesday his team is tired of losing and wants wins to start ...

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