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Cougs claw past Golden Bears

Cougs claw past Golden Bears

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

November 4, 2018


Filed under Football, Mens, Sports, Top-feature

No. 8 WSU football defeated University of California, Berkeley, 19-13 Saturday night in a game that was decided in the final minute. Quarterback Gardner Minshew II found redshirt junior wide receiver Easop Winston Jr. in the back of the end zone with 32 seconds remaining for the game winning 10-yard...

Volleyball falls short against Wildcats

Volleyball falls short against Wildcats

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

November 3, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

No. 18 WSU volleyball fell to No. 21 University of Arizona 3-2 Friday night in Bohler Gym, putting an end to the Cougars’ four-game win streak. After the game, Head Coach Jen Greeny said there were moments where her team was not communicating very well. “We definitely need that leadership out...

WSU swim falls to Golden Bears at home

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

November 3, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

After defeating Northern Arizona University on Friday, WSU swimming returned to the pool Saturday morning to host its second conference match of the season against No. 5 University of California, Berkeley. This was the first time the two teams have seen each other since 2016 when Cal took a 155...

Cougs, Golden Bears meet in pool

Cougs, Golden Bears meet in pool

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

November 3, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Weekend 2018, Womens

The WSU swimming will host No. 5 University of California, Berkeley, on Saturday in Gibb Pool. The Cougars recently defeated Northern Arizona University 135-126 at home Friday night. Sophomore Taylor McCoy won multiple events for the Cougars: 100-yard backstroke, 200-yard backstroke and the 200-yard...

No. 18 WSU faces Sun Devils in Bohler

No. 18 WSU faces Sun Devils in Bohler

TAYLOR DUNLAP, Evergreen assistant sports editor

November 2, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

No. 18 WSU volleyball will host Arizona State University on Sunday. The Cougars currently are coming off of a four-game win streak and will look to keep that winning streak going as they face the Arizona teams. On Oct. 5, WSU traveled to Tempe, Arizona, to face the Sun Devils for the first time of...

Cougs bruise Huskies 3-1

Cougs bruise Huskies 3-1

TAYLOR DUNLAP, Evergreen assistant sports editor

November 2, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top-feature, Womens

WSU soccer defeated in-state rival University of Washington 3-1 on Friday night. This game ended Pac-12 Conference play for the Cougars leaving WSU with a 12-5-1 record on the season. Junior forward Morgan Weaver scored all three of the Cougars goals on the night. Weaver said she was ecstatic about...

No. 8 Cougars face Golden Bears

No. 8 Cougars face Golden Bears

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

November 1, 2018


Filed under Football, Mens, Showcase, Sports, Sports Weekend 2018

Revenge is a dish best served cold, as the saying goes. Revenge is what the Cougars hope to serve the University of California, Berkeley, on Saturday night at Martin Stadium, where it's forecasted to be below 50 degrees Fahrenheit for the 7:45 p.m. kickoff. The No. 8 Cougars (7-1) have won four consecutive...

An unexpected arrival

An unexpected arrival

TAYLOR DUNLAP, Evergreen assistant sports editor

November 1, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports, Sports Weekend 2018, Womens

After living in Varna, Bulgaria, all her life, Borislava ‘Bobi’ Hristova had to make massive adjustments when she moved to Washington to start her college career as a forward on the WSU women's basketball team. Not only was she forced to make living adjustments, but she also had to adapt to the different...

Proud past of Pelluer

Proud past of Pelluer

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

November 1, 2018


Filed under Features, Football, Mens, Sports, Sports Weekend 2017

WSU is a university filled with great tradition and family legacies. However, perhaps no one has closer family ties to the Cougar tradition than sixth-year linebacker Peyton Pelluer. Pelluer is the anchor for the Cougar defense who has helped carry WSU to No. 8 in the College Football Playoff rankings....

Men’s basketball hits Jack Friel court for exhibition match

Men’s basketball hits Jack Friel court for exhibition match

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

November 1, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports, Sports Weekend 2018

The WSU men’s basketball team will get its 2018-19 season underway with an exhibition game against New Hope Christian College on Sunday. Last season, the team started 6-0 and won the Wooden Legacy tournament. The Pac-12 proved tough as the Cougars went 4-14 in conference, finishing with a 12-19...

Following in his father’s footsteps

Following in his father’s footsteps

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen editor-in-chief

November 1, 2018


Filed under Football, Mens, Sports, Sports Weekend 2018, Top-feature

As the saying goes, like father, like son. That’s the case for Trey Tinsley, who followed in his dad Scott’s footsteps by playing quarterback at a Pac-12 school. Scott played at University of Southern California from 1978 to 1982 and went undrafted in the 1983 NFL draft. He was then signed...

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