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Cougs face No. 17 Northern Iowa

Cougs face No. 17 Northern Iowa

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

August 30, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top-feature, Womens

WSU volleyball looks to keep their hot start going as they head to Cedar Falls, Iowa, to face the University of Northern Iowa for a double header. The Cougars started the season 2-0 after sweeping Virginia Commonwealth University and beating North Carolina State 3-1. Senior outside hitter Taylor Mims...

Cross country holds Alumni Open in Colfax

Cross country holds Alumni Open in Colfax

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

August 30, 2018


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

With the cross country season starting up in over two weeks, the WSU Alumni Open in Colfax is just around the corner is. On Friday, cross country alumni will be invited back for the event along with a mixture of current athletes, students, faculty and staff. The event is an open race just for fun,...

Get excited for return of Cougar Football

Get excited for return of Cougar Football

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen sports editor

August 28, 2018


Filed under Columns, Football, Mens, Sports

WSU football returns to the field Saturday for the team’s season-opener in Laramie against the University of Wyoming. Here are a few reasons why you should be excited. The first is Head Coach Mike Leach, perhaps the most quotable coach if not the most entertaining. I for one can’t wait for post-game...

“Or” steals show on Cougars’ depth chart

“Or” steals show on Cougars’ depth chart

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen assistant sports editor

August 28, 2018


Filed under Columns, Football, Mens, Sports

Without even taking a snap, the Cougars already lead the nation in one department: the 19 “or’s” that separate players in the newly-released 2018 depth chart. It doesn’t come as a surprise to see the word “or” between players. WSU Head Coach Mike Leach has used this particular technique...

What to expect from Wyoming

What to expect from Wyoming

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen assistant sports editor

August 28, 2018


Filed under Columns, Football, Sports

The Cougars’ week one opponent, the University of Wyoming, partook in college football’s opening weekend, or week zero as some people are calling it, and it was a great opportunity to see what the Cougs can expect this week. The Cowboys didn’t need to show too much of their playbook with an...

Evergreen Athlete of the Week: Morgan Weaver

Evergreen Athlete of the Week: Morgan Weaver

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

August 28, 2018


Filed under Columns, Sports, Womens

Junior forward Morgan Weaver is the Evergreen’s Athlete of the Week for Aug. 19-25. Weaver is an integral member of the No. 22-ranked WSU women’s soccer team. Weaver takes home the honors by playing a big part in all of the Cougars’ first three matches. She looks to be a big key to the team’s...

Volleyball walks away from weekend undefeated

Volleyball walks away from weekend undefeated

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

August 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

WSU volleyball came out victorious against North Carolina State University 3-1 Sunday, ending the weekend road trip to Raleigh undefeated. Long runs of scoring and shutting down the opponent was the theme of the day for the Cougars  (2-0) as they continuously blanked the Wolfpack (1-1) to gain big...

Soccer sinks Minnesota for third straight win

Soccer sinks Minnesota for third straight win

DANI PARAMO, Evergreen reporter

August 26, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top-feature, Womens

No. 22 WSU soccer stormed past the University of Minnesota, defeating the hosts 2-0 on the road to remain undefeated on the season. The Cougars (3-0) ended up only facing the Gophers (3-1) this weekend as the match against the University of Iowa on Friday was canceled due to inclement weather. The...

Volleyball captures season opener

Volleyball captures season opener

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

August 26, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

WSU volleyball started the 2018 season with a victory on the road. The Cougars traveled to Raleigh, North Carolina, to face Virginia Commonwealth University who they beat in three straight sets. The Cougars started the first set off getting the first six points and never looked back. They took the...

Soccer match delayed

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen sports editor

August 24, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

WSU soccer's match against University of Iowa in Minnesota has been delayed to 3 p.m. The game, originally set for 2 p.m., was first moved to 9 a.m. However, stormy weather has pushed the game repeatedly and kick off is now scheduled for 3 p.m. this afternoon.

WSU football player arrested for ‘Baby’ DUI

WSU football player arrested for ‘Baby’ DUI

RYAN MOSHER and RACHEL SUN, Evergreen sports editor and news editor

August 24, 2018


Filed under Football, Mens, Sports, Top-feature

19-year old WSU freshman wide receiver Rodrick Fisher was arrested early Friday morning at 12:25 a.m. for a "Baby" DUI charge with blood alcohol levels measured twice at .o76 and .078. A "Baby" DUI is when a driver under 21 tests positive for alcohol. Fisher was arrested on the corner of NE B Street...

Brink replaces Gesser as radio analyst

Brink replaces Gesser as radio analyst

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen editor-in-chief

August 24, 2018


Filed under Football, Mens, Sports

Former WSU quarterback Alex Brink will replace fellow Cougar quarterback Jason Gesser as the radio analyst for home and away football broadcasts on the WSU IMG Sports Network, Associate Director of Athletics Bill Stevens confirmed this morning. Gesser, the current assistant athletic director for the...

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