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Sun Devils scorch Cougs in Beasley

Sun Devils scorch Cougs in Beasley

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

February 7, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Women's

WSU women’s basketball fell to No. 20 Arizona State 61-46 on Thursday night in Beasley Coliseum after leading at halftime. The defeat gave the Cougars (7-16, 2-10) their seventh straight as the Sun Devils (16-6, 7-4) spoiled the annual Wave Pink game. “We couldn’t muster up any points from...

Cougars look to break six-game losing streak in Beasley

Cougars look to break six-game losing streak in Beasley

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

February 7, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's

WSU women’s basketball (7-15, 2-9) is set to take on No. 20 ranked Arizona State (15-6, 6-4) on Thursday and Arizona (14-7, 4-6) Saturday at Beasley Coliseum. Coming off their third straight weekend being swept, the Cougars are excited to be playing back at home. Head Coach Kamie Ethridge said she...

Tennis looks to bounce back after first loss to Stanford

Tennis looks to bounce back after first loss to Stanford

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

February 7, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's

Montana, California, and now the WSU women’s tennis team (6-1) will play in Waco, Texas, for their next match against Baylor University (5-4). The Cougars had successful runs on the road including an impressive 0-3 comeback win against Souther Methodist University. However, the Cougs encountered...

Pac-12 Women’s Basketball Power Rankings – Week 5

Pac-12 Women’s Basketball Power Rankings – Week 5

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen columnist

February 5, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's

No. 3 Oregon (Last: 1) Oregon continues their dominant start to conference play as they remain undefeated, they took on a tough Utah team before dominating Colorado 102-43, both wins happening on the road.  No. 7 Oregon State (Last: 4) The Beavs were also able to sweep the mountain sc...

Trojans slip past Cougars in LA

Trojans slip past Cougars in LA

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

February 3, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's

WSU women’s basketball lost its sixth straight game Sunday in Los Angeles against USC 81-73 in a back-and-forth contest. The Cougars (7-15, 2-9) got off to a hot start thanks to junior guard Chanelle Molina who hit a trio of three-pointers in the first three minutes. Molina ended the first quarter...

Cougars dominate Beavers in Corvallis

Cougars dominate Beavers in Corvallis

SIGMUND SEROKA, Evergreen reporter

February 2, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's

WSU swim claimed its seven straight victory over Oregon with a 148-114 win over the Beavers on Friday night in Corvallis. Head Coach Matt Leach was impressed with the way the Cougars handled the adversity they experienced in their meet against the Beavers. “I knew it was going to be a back and...

WSU drops fifth straight game

WSU drops fifth straight game

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

February 2, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Women's

WSU women’s basketball fell 83-56 against UCLA on Friday night in Los Angeles. Redshirt junior forward Borislava Hristova made the first basket of the game. After senior guard Alexys Swedlund made a three-pointer, the Cougars (7-14, 2-8) did not score for almost two minutes. Junior guard Chanelle...

WSU swim heads to Corvallis on Friday

WSU swim heads to Corvallis on Friday

SIGMUND SEROKA, Evergreen reporter

January 31, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's

WSU swim looks to bounce back after their 174–85 road loss to Arizona State. This loss moves the Cougars to 3-6 on the season. They hold a 0–4 record against conference opponents while extending their losing streak to four meets. While things looked bleak for the Cougars during their trip to Tempe,...

Athlete of the Week: Charisma Taylor

Athlete of the Week: Charisma Taylor

SHAWN P. O'CONNOR, Evergreen columnist

January 29, 2019


Filed under Co Ed, Sports, Top-feature, Women's

Charisma Taylor has had a fantastic freshman indoor track and field season so far, reaching the all-time WSU leader board in several events. Taylor, a freshman triple jumper from Nassau, Bahamas, also competes in the long jump and the 60-meter hurdles. Charisma had a fantastic week, topping the leader...

Pac-12 Women’s Basketball Power Rankings – Week 4

Pac-12 Women’s Basketball Power Rankings – Week 4

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen columnist

January 29, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's

No. 4 Oregon (Last: 1)   The Ducks continue to lead the field of Pac-12 teams, as they are the only remaining undefeated Pac-12 team in conference play after sweeping both of the Washington schools on the road.   No. 14 Utah (Last: 4)   The Utes look to be a rea...

Tennis drops first match of year against No. 1 Stanford

Tennis drops first match of year against No. 1 Stanford

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

January 27, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top-feature, Women's

WSU tennis dropped its first match of the season as they fell to No. 1 Stanford 4-0 Sunday in the second round of the ITA Kickoff Weekend in California. The Cougars (6-1) advanced to the second round after fighting back from a 3-0 deficit to defeat Southern Methodist University 4-3 Saturday. In the m...

Ugly offensive performance plagues Cougs in loss to No. 9 Oregon State

Ugly offensive performance plagues Cougs in loss to No. 9 Oregon State

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

January 27, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Women's

A low-scoring affair saw WSU women’s basketball fall to No. 9 Oregon State 52-35 on Sunday in Beasley Coliseum. The Cougars (7-13, 2-7) shot just 25.5 percent from the field in the game and scored a season-low in points. Head Coach Kamie Ethridge said junior guard Chanelle Molina, senior guard Alexys Swedlu...

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