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Ethridge brings experience to WSU

Ethridge brings experience to WSU

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

September 14, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Weekend 2018, Womens

Winning a national champi­onship while going unde­feated in NCAA Division I and being a gold medalist in the Olympics is a dream career path for any athlete. However, it was more than just a dream for WSU women’s basket­ball Head Coach Kamie Ethridge. She lived it. Ethridge grew up in Texas as...

Haro kicks off final year at WSU

Haro kicks off final year at WSU

TAYLOR DUNLAP, Evergreen reporter

September 14, 2018


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

From seeing palm trees and traffic every day in Corona, California, to viewing wheat fields and sunsets in Pullman, senior defender Maddy Haro had to make major adjustments when she committed to WSU soccer her sophomore year of high school. Haro started playing in a league when she was only 5 years...

Soccer faces two at home over weekend

Soccer faces two at home over weekend

DANI PARAMO, Evergreen reporter

September 14, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Weekend 2018, Womens

No. 16 WSU hosts University of Montana in Pullman in the first of two games this weekend before conference play begins. The Cougars will face the Grizzlies on Friday night before playing against California Polytechnic State University on Sunday. WSU Head Coach Todd Shulenberger said that the weekend...

Volleyball looks to continue perfect start

Volleyball looks to continue perfect start

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

September 13, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

No. 22 WSU volleyball travels to Bowling Green, Kentucky, playing in its second-straight weekend tournament. The team is 7-0 and will look to end the perfect non-conference start at the Western Kentucky University tournament before starting Pac-12 play Thursday in Seattle. Head Coach Jen Greeny said...

WSU golf stumbles in day two of season-opening tourney

WSU golf stumbles in day two of season-opening tourney

TAYLOR DUNLAP, Evergreen reporter

September 13, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

The WSU women’s golf team landed a 12th place finish in its season-opening tournament Monday and Tuesday. The team traveled to Albuquerque, New Mexico, for the two-day Branch Law Firm/Dick McGuire Invitational. Of the seven women rostered, only five competed. They played in a total of three rounds ...

Evergreen Athlete of the Week: Jocelyn Urias

Evergreen Athlete of the Week: Jocelyn Urias

SIGMUND SEROKA, Evergreen columnist

September 11, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

The Evergreen Athlete of the Week for Sept. 2-9 is Cougar volleyball’s redshirt junior middle blocker Jocelyn Urias. WSU volleyball took on Illinois State University last Friday and Urias was at the forefront of the Cougars 3-1 victory. This would be the first match of the weekend where the team...

Women’s golf starts season Monday

Women’s golf starts season Monday

TAYLOR DUNLAP, Evergreen reporter

September 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

WSU women’s golf will head to Albuquerque, New Mexico, for the opening tournament of the 2018 season. The team will compete at the Branch Law Firm/Dick McGuire Invitational tournament on Monday and Tuesday. Head Coach Kelli Kamimura said the team has grown and developed tremendously over the past...

Cougars finish tournament weekend undefeated

Cougars finish tournament weekend undefeated

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

September 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

Senior outside-hitter Taylor Mims got her 1,000 career-kill as the No. 23 Cougars beat Stony Brook University 3-0 to finish undefeated in the Cougar Challenge tournament. Mims became just the 14th player in WSU women’s volleyball history to reach the 1,000 career kill mark. She did so in the middle...

Cougs finish first day of Cougar Challenge undefeated

Cougs finish first day of Cougar Challenge undefeated

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

September 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

Cougs top McNeese State No. 23 WSU volleyball opened the Cougar Challenge with a clean sweep of McNeese State University on Friday in Bohler Gym. The Cougars came out slow in the first couple of sets due to an early start time and a lack of communication by senior outside-hitter Taylor Mims and ...

Coaching with Hart

Coaching with Hart

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen sports editor

September 7, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Weekend 2018, Womens

There is a familiar face back in Pullman — Trang Huynh has returned to the Palouse. Huynh was a member of the 2015-16 tennis team for her senior year of college after she transferred from Troy University to join the Cougars. The native of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, left WSU with degrees in psychology...

Volleyball coaches were teammates, roommates

Volleyball coaches were teammates, roommates

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

September 7, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Weekend 2018, Womens

From a recruitment host to being in each other’s weddings, WSU women’s volleyball Head Coach Jen Greeny and Assistant Coach Shannon Hunt have stronger relationship than most coaches. Hunt is a year older and hosted Greeny on her recruitment trip to WSU. Greeny said there were a lot of factors...

No. 17 soccer takes down neighboring Idaho

No. 17 soccer takes down neighboring Idaho

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

September 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Weekend 2018, Womens

WSU and University of Idaho are separated by nine miles; however, at the Lower Soccer Field on Thursday night, it was three goals that separated the Cougars and Vandals. Head Coach Todd Shulenberger was impressed with his team’s performance. “Coming off two big road wins, I wanted to see how...

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