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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...

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...

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...

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...

WSU baseball hosts second scrimmage of fall semester Sunday

WSU baseball hosts second scrimmage of fall semester Sunday

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

October 18, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports, Sports Weekend 2018

WSU baseball will face Gonzaga University on Sunday in its second scrimmage of the fall schedule. Their first scrimmage was against Central Washington University, which the Cougars beat by a final score of 19-2. Head Coach Marty Lees said the team is much more advanced in all phases of the game, especially...

No. 23 Cougs face two ranked opponents at home

No. 23 Cougs face two ranked opponents at home

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

October 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Weekend 2018, Womens

No. 23 WSU volleyball is back in Bohler Gym this weekend hosting two more ranked Pac-12 opponents. The Cougars (13-5, 4-4) will host No. 14 University of Southern California and No. 20 University of California, Los Angeles. WSU will look to get back to the winning way and stay perfect at home as the...

ESPN highlights Cougs vs. Ducks

ESPN highlights Cougs vs. Ducks

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen Reporter

October 18, 2018


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

When the spotlights come on and the red carpet is rolled out, that usually means something great is being shown to the world. This weekend’s premiere features the city of Pullman and the WSU football team as ESPN’s College Gameday and University of Oregon come to town. Saturday’s events will...

Martin breaks program record in final year

Martin breaks program record in final year

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

September 28, 2018


Filed under Features, Sports, Sports Weekend 2018, Womens

WSU volleyball (9-3) had a great start to its season, beginning the year undefeated with nine straight wins. Senior middle blocker Claire Martin had a big part in this hot start for the team as she became the all-time leader for block assists in program history this season. Martin didn’t start playing...

Proving them right

Proving them right

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

September 27, 2018


Filed under Features, Sports, Sports Weekend 2018, Womens

Almost 3,000 miles separate Kapolei, Hawaii, and Pullman, Washington. Despite the distance between her hometown and where she goes to college, Makamae Gomera-Stevens feels right at home as a Coug. “I love the atmosphere here, and how everyone in Pullman is a die-hard Coug fan,” Gomera-Stevens...

Difference maker

Difference maker

TAYLOR DUNLAP, Evergreen reporter

September 27, 2018


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

Since she was a kid Morgan Weaver has always been on the soccer field — it started when her dad would carry her around in a backpack while he coached. Weaver has played nearly all her life and is now an important part of the No. 9 WSU soccer team. At 4 years old, Weaver started playing with her...

A different shade of crimson

A different shade of crimson

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen editor-in-chief

September 27, 2018


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

Passing on an opportunity to play for one of the most storied college football programs ever isn’t easy, but Gardner Minshew II did just that in order to wear the crimson and gray. It all started it March when Minshew had already committed to transferring from East Carolina University to University...

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