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Cougs swept by Dawgs

By Brett Gleason, Evergreen Volleyball reporter

September 26, 2013


Filed under Sports, Women's

Undefeated no more. The WSU women's volleyball team fell to cross-state rival No. 2 Washington last night in Bohler Gym 3-0 (25-17, 25-17, 25-17).The loss brings WSU to 13-1 for the season, 0-1 in Pac-12 conference play.“I thought we were pretty tentative,” WSU Head Coach Jen Greeny said. “It...

The Wonderful and the woeful

By Trevor Williams, Evergreen columnist

September 26, 2013


Filed under Sports

Start - Darren McFadden (if active), RB, RaidersMcFadden is a classic tough-guy Raider. This week my start hinges on whether he is active against the Redskins. He should be good to go, and his play will be needed if Terrelle Pryor (concussion) is unable to drop back in the pocket for Oakland. Washingt...

Soccer begins conference play in Eugene

Soccer begins conference play in Eugene

By Kurt Schroeder, Evergreen Soccer reporter

September 26, 2013


Filed under Sports, Women's

The WSU women’s soccer team (7-0-2) will go duck hunting Thursday when the team opens up Pac-12 conference play on the road against Oregon (2-4-2).WSU is fresh off two non-conference road wins against Cal State Fullerton and UC Irvine, 1-0 and 4-0, respectively, and finished the non-conference schedu...

Can’t spell eliminated without Eli

By Kurt Schroeder, Evergreen columnist

September 26, 2013


Filed under Sports

Start – Jason Snelling, RB, FalconsSnelling has proved himself as a versatile back for Atlanta this season with the ability to compile yards both through the air and on the ground. In his last two games he rushed for 72 yards and one score along with 99 yards receiving and another trip to the end zon...

Feeling lucky

By Curtis Calhoun, Evergreen columnist

September 26, 2013


Filed under Sports

Start - Julio Jones, WR, AtlantaJones has had an incredible start this season, receiving for 373 yards and two touchdowns over a three week span. Against a Patriots secondary that has had plenty of problems covering big name wide receivers, Jones is sure to add to that list in Week 4. Quarterback Mat...

Men’s golf finishes tied for first overall in Colorado tournament

By Shaun Knight, Evergreen Men's Golf reporter

September 25, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

A tale of two teams was the theme for the WSU Men’s Golf team as play concluded at the Mark Simpson CU Invitational today.Washington State opened up to a sloppy start in the team’s third tournament of the year, partly due to gale-force winds and heavy rainfall on the course. An impressive team reb...

Cougars take on Huskies at home

By Brett Gleason, Evergreen Volleyball reporter

September 25, 2013


Filed under Sports, Women's

The Washington State University volleyball team will put their undefeated record to the test tonight, taking on nationally ranked No. 2 Washington in Bohler Gym.WSU (13-0) will kick off its conference schedule with the match against UW (8-0) at 7:30 p.m. The match will air on the Pac-12 Network.“A rival...

Mallory Kent earns Cougar Cup victory

Mallory Kent earns Cougar Cup victory

By Daniel Rodriguez, Evergreen Women's Golf reporter

September 25, 2013


Filed under Sports, Women's

After two days on the course, the WSU women’s golf team took the 2013 Cougar Cup Tuesday, a winning drive led by senior golfer Mallory Kent.Kent was consistent throughout the tournament even with the bad weather. On the first day she earned a score of 70 in each round for a total of 140 and four...

Giants shouldn’t panic yet

By Evan Baron, Evergreen columnist

September 25, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

The chances of reaching the postseason are slim for NFL teams who have not won a game this year and currently have three losses.However, there is one NFL team in particular who has the best chance of turning their season around and advancing to the playoffs: the New York Giants.It’s not looking pret...

A desire to compete against the best

By Shaun Knight, Evergreen Men's Golf reporter

September 24, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

Michael Anderson's competitive edge burns stronger today as a college player than it ever did in his younger years.WSU men's golfer Anderson, a 5-foot-11 junior out of Phoenix, Ariz., is entering his third season with the team, and has already tallied two top-ten finishes in two tournaments.“My passi...

Cougars are prepared for a clash of styles with Stanford

By Chris Shaw, Evergreen Football reporter

September 24, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

As each week of the 2013 football season passes, the Washington State Cougars try to improve on something. Head coach Mike Leach has repeated over and over that the team’s philosophy is to always get a week better. The team has yet to waver on that goal as it heads into the week of the Seattle gam...

Don’t count the Cougs out

By Bridgette Larsen, Evergreen columnist

September 24, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

Washington State’s biggest card going into next week’s game is their defense.Ranking 10th in the nation in total defense and 13th in scoring defense, the Cougars have been stout all season.Saturday’s win against Idaho came out big for the WSU defense, ending in the Cougars’ first home shutout in over...

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