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Down and out; WSU baseball struggles against Gonzaga

Chris Shaw | Evergreen baseball reporter

April 23, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

Rain fell throughout the day in Pullman, and then the floodgates opened at Bailey-Brayton Field on Tuesday night. The Gonzaga Bulldogs used an early scoring burst to topple the WSU Cougars by a score of 7-2 in the second of three games the teams will play against each other this season. Senior out...

All eyes on spring football as WSU launches Spokane Week

All eyes on spring football as WSU launches Spokane Week

Dustin Brennan | Evergreen reporter

April 22, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

The Cougars don’t play against another university for 128 days, but WSU football is still heavy on the mind of Athletic Director Bill Moos. Rather than the Aug. 28 showdown against Rutgers in the Seattle Game, Moos took to his weekly radio show yesterday to discuss the headlining event of Spokane W...

Replay innovates, not irritates

Brent Atkinson | Evergreen columnist

April 22, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

The new MLB replay system has received mixed reviews since its spring 2014 inception. The new system allows managers one challenge per game, and if they are successful with their first challenge they are awarded one additional challenge. While the system has received resistance from much of the trad...

Double play; Cougar baseball goes for two in a row against Gonzaga

Double play; Cougar baseball goes for two in a row against Gonzaga

Chris Shaw | Evergreen baseball reporter

April 22, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

Round two Gonzaga-style takes place tonight at Bailey-Brayton Field. The WSU Cougars will play the Gonzaga Bulldogs for the second time in as many weeks in a rematch of the bout last Tuesday which the Cougars won 5-1. WSU enters the series reeling from a three-game sweep at the hands of the Oregon Du...

Trifecta for Cougar rowing

Trifecta for Cougar rowing

From staff reports

April 21, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

Even with a 20 mph crosswind as a hurdle, the Cougars did not back down on Sunday and managed to finish ahead of the pack in multiple races.The Washington State women’s rowing team struggled to stay atop non-conference teams Saturday morning and only notched a second-place finish in the varsity eigh...

You got served; Cougar tennis prevails on Senior Day

You got served; Cougar tennis prevails on Senior Day

From Staff reports

April 21, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

The women of the WSU tennis team left the Outdoor Tennis Courts for the final time this season exactly as they intended, victorious.The No. 45 ranked Cougars (18-10, 3-7) took down the Oregon Ducks (7-15, 1-9) on Senior Day by a final score of 4-2.Senior Olga Musilovich was one of two players recogni...

Regan, Roberts roll at Relays

From staff reports

April 21, 2014


Filed under Co Ed, Men's, Sports, Women's

Junior Abby Regan and senior Ruby Roberts both experienced career days at the Mt. SAC Relays on Friday and remain red-hot in the month of April. Roberts grabbed third place in the Women’s Olympic Developmental Elite 1,500-meter race with a lifetime best of 4 minutes and 18.57 seconds, which also earned he...

WSU baseball swept by Ducks

WSU baseball swept by Ducks

Chris Shaw | Evergreen baseball reporter

April 19, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

The scores grew closer and closer as the series progressed, but the WSU Cougars still could not win a game against the Oregon Ducks this weekend. A 2-1 victory sealed a series sweep for the Ducks as their winning streak grew to nine games. An eventful sixth inning decided Saturday’s matchup. Both t...

WSU young guns stand out in first official spring scrimmage

Evan Baron | Evergreen football reporter

April 19, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

The energy and intensity levels increased for the Cougars on Saturday as the team got an opportunity to compete in their first official team scrimmage.In the eyes of WSU junior linebacker Darryl Monroe, Saturday’s scrimmage was an improvement from last year’s spring scrimmage. “We started faster, a lot...

WSU baseball drops game 2 to Oregon

Chris Shaw | Evergreen baseball reporter

April 18, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

For the second night in a row, starting pitching failed the WSU Cougars on the baseball diamond. The Oregon Ducks guaranteed a win over the Cougars with a 6-3 victory on Friday night. Junior Tanner Chleborad gave up six runs on eight hits over 5 2/3 innings of work, which gave the Ducks’ pitching staf...

No luck with Ducks; WSU baseball struggles in Oregon

No luck with Ducks; WSU baseball struggles in Oregon

Chris Shaw | Evergreen baseball

April 18, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

The WSU Cougars did not receive a warm welcome on Thursday night when they  arrived at PK Park to play the No. 10 Oregon Ducks. In the first game of a three-game set, the Ducks pounded the Cougars relentlessly. When the ninth inning ended, the scoreboard read 11-1, ending the game which began as a blowout ...

East Coast competition for crew

Daniel Rodriguez | Evergreen rowing reporter

April 18, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

The WSU women’s crew team will travel out of state this weekend to face some of the top teams in the nation.The Cougars travel to Clemson, S.C., to take on steep non-conference competition at Lake Hartwell.“I think when you have an event with 21 teams, you do not have an opportunity to have a down race,” said...

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