The Daily Evergreen

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...

No. 21 Cougs fall to No. 2 Stanford

No. 21 Cougs fall to No. 2 Stanford

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

October 13, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

No. 21 WSU volleyball fell to No. 2 Stanford in three straight sets Friday night at Maples Pavilion. The Cardinal (15-1) came out hot, starting the first set up 10-4 early against the Cougars (13-4). WSU started to adjust, however, cutting into the Cardinal lead but still trailing 18-12. From there...

Stanford swims past Cougs

Stanford swims past Cougs

Ty Eklund, Evergreen reporter

October 12, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

WSU women's swim competed at home in Gibb Pool for the first time this season against No. 1 Stanford University. The last time the Cardinal visited was in 2015, when Stanford won 149-119. The match Friday was similar as the Cardinal won 169 to 86. Of the top 10 individual-scoring athletes from the ...

No. 19 Cougs face No. 2 USC

No. 19 Cougs face No. 2 USC

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

October 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

Every team has ups and downs during the season, but the key is to recover from downs as quick as possible. After a tough road trip for No. 19 WSU soccer, the Cougs have an amazing opportunity to do just that against No. 2 University of Southern California at the Lower Soccer Field on Saturday. There...

Cross country competes twice over this weekend

Cross country competes twice over this weekend

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

October 11, 2018


Filed under Co Ed, Showcase, Sports

The WSU cross country team will be competing in two different states on Saturday. Some members will be in Madison, Wisconsin, for Pre-Nationals, and the others will be in Lewiston, Idaho, for the Inland Empire Championships. The Cougars going to Madison will be running the same course they saw at...

Volleyball faces No. 2 Stanford

Volleyball faces No. 2 Stanford

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

October 10, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

No. 21 WSU volleyball is set to make another difficult road trip coming off four straight Pac-12 victories. The Cougars (13-3, 4-2) most recently snagged a comeback victory against then-No. 21 University of Arizona on Sunday. The team was down 2-0 after the second set and trailing in the third before...

Cougs’ toughest tests yet to come

Cougs’ toughest tests yet to come

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen sports editor

October 10, 2018


Filed under Columns, Football, Mens, Showcase, Sports

Prior to this season, Cougar football was predicted to finish fifth in the North division in the Pac-12 media poll. Halfway through its schedule, WSU is 5-1. Will the success dry up soon or will the Cougars prove they deserve more attention? The only loss currently blemishing their record is a narrow...

Swim faces No. 1 Stanford

Swim faces No. 1 Stanford

SIGMUND SEROKA, Evergreen reporter

October 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

WSU swimming will be home at Gibb Pool against defending national champion No. 1 Stanford University on Friday. This will be the second official meet of the season for both undefeated teams, as WSU and Stanford are each standing at 1-0 on the season so far. Looking forward into the upcoming meet against...

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