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Women’s Cougar golf heads to California for tourney

Women’s Cougar golf heads to California for tourney

JOE CERVANTES, Evergreen reporter

October 17, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

WSU women’s golf will travel down to Stanford, California, from Friday to Sunday for the Stanford Intercollegiate meet, the team’s fourth meet of the season. The Cougars placed sixth in the Ron Moore Women’s Invitational two weeks ago in Highlands Ranch, Colorado. With high hopes after the suc...

College GameDay has arrived

College GameDay has arrived

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

October 17, 2018


Filed under Football, Mens, Sports, Top-feature

Fans and students waited for hours Wednesday afternoon just outside of Martin Stadium awaiting the arrival of the ESPN College GameDay bus. Coug fans crowded the sidewalk around Stadium Way to celebrate the arrival of the ESPN crew. The fans lined up on both sides of the street with the band and cheer...

Football player pleads guilty to ‘baby DUI’

Football player pleads guilty to ‘baby DUI’

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter

October 16, 2018


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community, Sports, WSU Pullman campus

WSU freshman wide receiver Rodrick Fisher pleaded guilty Thursday to a "baby DUI." On Aug. 24, Fisher was arrested and charged with a "baby DUI". A "baby DUI" is when a driver under 21 tests positive for alcohol. For a basic misdemeanor like this, the maximum penalty is up to a $1,000 fine and...

Week Seven Pac-12 North Power Rankings

Week Seven Pac-12 North Power Rankings

SHAWN P. O'CONNOR, Evergreen columnist

October 15, 2018


Filed under Columns, Football, Mens, Showcase, Sports

Here is how the Pac-12 North teams stack up after week six.   No. 12 University of Oregon (Last: 2)   The Ducks got their signature win, vanquishing the University of Washington Huskies 30-27 Saturday in overtime. This was a back-and-forth affair, featuring four different ties wher...

Athlete of the Week: McKenna Woodford

Athlete of the Week: McKenna Woodford

SHAWN P. O'CONNOR, Evergreen columnist

October 15, 2018


Filed under Columns, Showcase, Sports, Womens

Senior outside hitter McKenna Woodford led the Cougars in kills in a four-set match against University of California, Berkeley, on Sunday, earning her Evergreen Athlete of the Week honors. Woodford accumulated 22 kills and tallied two blocks in the match. WSU lost the first set, before taking the...

Paul G. Allen passes away

Paul G. Allen passes away

RYAN MOSHER and DYLAN GREENE

October 15, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Top-feature

Paul G. Allen died from complications with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma today in Seattle. He was 65 years old. Allen was the co-founder of Microsoft, owner of the Seattle Seahawks and the Portland Trailblazers, and was a noted philanthropist. Allen attended WSU for two years before dropping out of...

WSU broadcaster Bob Robertson retires

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

October 15, 2018


Filed under Sports

WSU broadcaster Bob Robertson who is famous for his closing broadcast signature, “Always be a good sport, be a good sport all ways,” announced his retirement today, according to a WSU news release. “I’ve now asked the athletic department at Washington State University to list me as a retir...

WSU cross country competes in two meets over weekend

WSU cross country competes in two meets over weekend

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

October 14, 2018


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The WSU men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in Madison, Wisconsin, for Pre-Nationals and Lewiston, Idaho, for the Inland Empire Championships, respectively, on Saturday. The No. 17 WSU men’s team finished 10th with senior Chandler Teigen finishing first for the team, 26th overall,...

No. 21 Cougars fall to Cal Berkeley on road

No. 21 Cougars fall to Cal Berkeley on road

COLIN CONNOLY, Evergreen reporter

October 14, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

No. 21 WSU volleyball lost in four sets to the University of California, Berkeley, on Sunday afternoon. Without senior outside hitter Taylor Mims, who sustained an injury in Friday’s match against No. 2 Stanford University, other players had to step up. Sophomore outside hitter Penny Tusa and se...

College Gameday finally comes to Pullman

College Gameday finally comes to Pullman

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

October 14, 2018


Filed under Football, Mens, Sports, Top-feature

What many considered to be impossible will finally take place in Pullman for the first time ever. ESPN’s College Gameday will come to Pullman in anticipation of the matchup between the No. 25 Cougs and the No. 12 University of Oregon on Saturday. College Gameday broke the news via its Twitter account...

No. 19 Cougs fall short against No. 2 USC

No. 19 Cougs fall short against No. 2 USC

TAYLOR DUNLAP, Evergreen assistant sports editor

October 14, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top-feature, Womens

No. 19 WSU soccer lost its first game at home this season against No. 2 University of Southern California 3-2 Saturday night in a high intensity matchup. The Cougars have now lost three straight games after starting the season 10-0. This is WSU's longest losing streak since they dropped three consecutive...

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