The Daily Evergreen

WSU football team is feeling refreshed after the bye week

Chet Broberg | Evergreen football reporter

October 21, 2014

The WSU football team got a much needed rest last week. The Cougars are coming off their first bye week of the season, after seven consecutive games.Head Coach Mike Leach had his press conference yesterday and was joined by redshirt freshman running back Jamal Morrow, redshirt freshman right tackle Co...

‘No excuses’

‘No excuses’

From staff reports

October 21, 2014

The 2014 Dad’s Weekend football game against Arizona will take place this Saturday, and there is still a chance the Cougars can reach a bowl game.The Cougar football team may be No. 6 in the North Division, but WSU Athletic Director Bill Moos and WSU Cougar Athletic Fund (CAF) Assistant Director of Dev...

Miller makes a difference for Hawks

William Cheshier | Evergreen columnist

October 21, 2014

Don’t let the statistics of an NFL player measure his impact on the field.Just ask the Seattle Seahawks. The Seahawks are coming off a year in which they won the Super Bowl and have Seattle riding high because of it. However, one player whose impact is felt on a much deeper level than his statisti...

Tough digging in the desert; Cougar volleyball can’t win in Arizona

From staff reports

October 20, 2014

A fight until the bitter end finished with another narrow defeat against a ranked team for the Cougars.Washington State Volleyball (9-11, 0-8) traveled to Arizona over the weekend and faced No. 16 Arizona on Friday and No. 17 Arizona State on Sunday, but lost both matches.“There was really scrappy ...

Golf tees it up at Bill Cullum Invitational

From staff reports

October 20, 2014

For the third time this year, the Washington State Cougar men’s golf team will take their talents to California — this time to participate in the Bill Cullum Invitational in Simi Valley.The tournament will consist of 54 holes played at the par-72, 6,819-yard Wood Ranch Golf Club. Action starts Mo...

Golden goal; Soccer gets first home-conference win

Golden goal; Soccer gets first home-conference win

From staff reports

October 20, 2014

On a warm October afternoon, the Cougars continued to struggle finishing chances, but finally found a way to land a game-winning goal in double overtime.Washington State women’s soccer (8-2-3, 3-2-1) came into Sunday’s contest looking for its first home win of the Pac-12 season, and did just that a...

Cougar women win Pre-nationals

From staff reports

October 20, 2014

The Washington State University women’s cross country team took home the winning title at the Indiana State Pre-Nationals Invitational on Saturday in Terre Haute, Indiana.The Cougars’ standout senior Abby Regan finished second in the women’s race, completing the 6-kilometer course in 21:31.3. ...

Acing Arizona; Volleyball looks to get first conference win in the desert

Bridgette Larsen | Evergreen volleyball reporter

October 17, 2014

Another weekend on the road for WSU Volleyball will see them travelling to Arizona, battling two nationally ranked teams.The Cougs (9-9, 0-6) will face off against No. 16 Arizona in the McKale Center tonight at 6 p.m. and No. 17 Arizona State in the Wells Fargo Arena Sunday at 11 a.m.The Cougs have face...

Running to the postseason

Running to the postseason

Nate Asbury | Evergreen cross country reporter

October 17, 2014

The Washington State cross country team will split its ranks on Friday and head to both the ISU Pre-Nationals Invitational in Terre Haute, Indiana and the Inland Empire Challenge meet in Lewiston, Idaho.A select group of men’s and women’s runners will run at the LaVern Gibson Championship Cross C...

Cougs look to end offensive woes against Oregon

From staff reports

October 17, 2014

Momentum for the rest of the Pac-12 season could come in the form of a home win Sunday for the Washington State women’s soccer team.The Oregon Ducks stand in their way, looking for an upset on the Lower Soccer Field. If the Cougs (7-2-3, 2-2-1) are going to send the Ducks (6-5-2, 2-2-1) back to Eug...

The Seahawks need to get back to their roots to play like champions

Beau Baily | Evergreen columnist

October 16, 2014

I hold the belief that there are two camps of Seahawk fans.There are those who were around in the days of the Kingdome when Dennis Erickson reined mediocrity, royal blue and silver skidded on the astro turf, and the best chance at stopping opposing AFC offenses were the tiles that started falling from t...

Protect the pool; Swimming hosts Arizona in first home meet

Protect the pool; Swimming hosts Arizona in first home meet

Curtis Calhoun | Evergreen swimming reporter

October 16, 2014

The Washington State Cougars women’s swimming team begins a four-meet home stand against the Arizona Wildcats this Friday at Gibb Pool. The meet will be the first trip to Pullman for the Wildcats in their program’s history.The Cougars haven’t competed against Arizona since Oct. 26, 2012, when the team...

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