The Daily Evergreen

Double duty

Daniel Rodriguez Evergreen Rowing reporter

October 25, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

After almost a month out of the water, Washington State University women’s rowing is back on the road to compete in back-to-back regattas. The team will first compete against Gonzaga at the Head of Spokane Regatta and then immediately travel to Portland, Ore., for the Portland Fall Classic Regatta Sund...

Taking on the Cardnial

Taking on the Cardnial

Daniel Rodriguez Evergreen Women's Golf reporter

October 25, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

Following a performance at the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational, Washington State University women’s golf travels to Stanford to play against some of the best in the nation at the Stanford Intercollegiate.The tournament will take place at the Stanford University Golf Course and will be played at a par-71...

Soccer looks to bounce back in the desert

Kurt Schroeder Evergreen Soccer reporter

October 25, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

Coming off consecutive losses for the first time this season, the Washington State women’s soccer team looks to return to their winning ways against Arizona and Arizona State this weekend.With postseason play just around the corner, the remaining games on the Cougars’ schedule are must-win matches...

Moving forward

Moving forward

Chris Shaw Evergreen Football reporter

October 25, 2013


Filed under Mens, Sports

Mobility, versatility and evoking fear. Those three things might characterize a solid football player, but on this particular day at Thursday’s press conference, those qualities described football Head Coach Mike Leach’s ideal Halloween costume. The coach suggested strategies for getting the most c...

The Talented Mr. Ridley

Kurt Schroeder Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2013


Filed under Sports

Start – Stevan Ridley, RB, PatriotsIt seems as if Ridley is out of Head Coach Bill Belichick’s dog house and has returned to his 2012 form. With backfield counterpart Shane Vereen still out with injury and both Brandon Bolden and LeGarrette Blount unable to shoulder the workload, Ridley will conti...

Colston Returns to Relevance

Brent Atkinson Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2013


Filed under Sports

Start - Marques Colston, WR, SaintsNew Orleans’ “Mr. Reliable” of the past seven years has been off to a disappointing start in 2013, catching only three passes for 26 yards in his past two contests.  Coming off a bye, the Saints take on a Buffalo defense allowing the second most fantasy points t...

Taking advantage of teams in shambles

Taking advantage of teams in shambles

Trevor Williams Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2013


Filed under Sports

Start - Eddie Lacy, RB, PackersEddie Lacy has finally convinced me that he is a legitimate option for fantasy teams. I’ve faced my fears, and other Lacy owners should do the same. The Vikings have one of the worst run defenses in the NFL and they currently lead the league in fantasy points allowed per ga...

Centerpiece players continue to rise

Curtis Calhoun Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2013


Filed under Sports

Start - Tony Romo, QB, CowboysRomo has had a Top 5 Fantasy quarterback season so far, throwing for 15 touchdowns and just 5 interceptions on the year. He faces a Lions secondary in Week 8 that has been depleted due to inexperience and injuries. Even though he is playing the Lions in Detroit, expect t...

Mattingly must stay in LA

Mattingly must stay in LA

Evan Baron Evergreen columnist

October 23, 2013


Filed under Mens, Sports

When the Los Angeles Dodgers were 9.5 games out of first place on June 21, all hope was lost with this team.However, the next 50 regular season games, the Dodgers won 42 games, lost only eight and catapulted to first place in the National League West. The Dodgers then went on to win their first division...

Stone cold sweepers

Robin Dich Evergreen Club Sports reporter

October 23, 2013


Filed under Club Sports, Sports

From high school students to college professors, the curling club members welcome participants of any age and skill level. Most weekends, there is a group of people enjoying the sport of curling at the Palouse Ice Rink.Next Sunday will kick off the Palouse Curling Club’s fifth year of league play. Fo...

Bringing in new faces; Whelan makes strides as a new Cougar

Evan Baron Evergreen Cross Country reporter

October 23, 2013


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

Most incoming freshmen are forced to adjust to living in Pullman. The small-town atmosphere with multiple outdoor activities is usually a new experience, but for Washington State University cross country runner John Whelan, Pullman feels like home. The freshman grew up in Northern California in a sm...

Playing to win

Shaun Knight Evergreen Men's Golf reporter

October 22, 2013


Filed under Mens, Sports

Sports are unpredictable in that extreme amounts of dedication, practice and hustle can bring a team together for years at a time, or can leave a team struggling for wins season after season.For Cougar redshirt junior Sang Lee, golf is a lifestyle filled with ups and downs. The Washington State men’s gol...

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