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Jen Greeny receives new contract

Jen Greeny receives new contract

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen deputy sports editor

January 4, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top-feature, Women's

After leading WSU volleyball to a third consecutive NCAA Tournament appearance, Head Coach Jen Greeny has agreed to a new contract that will run through June 2024. Director of Athletics Pat Chun announced the agreement Friday. "We could not be more impressed with the ascension of Cougar volleyball...

Cougars pick up first conference win

Cougars pick up first conference win

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

December 30, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's

WSU women’s basketball opened up Pac-12 play defeating UW 79-76 Sunday afternoon in Seattle. The first of two games between the rivals this season opened up with neither team scoring for almost three minutes. The Huskies (7-6, 0-1) drew first blood with a three-pointer by senior guard Jenna Moser. A...

Women’s basketball wins final game before conference play

Women’s basketball wins final game before conference play

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

December 21, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top-feature, Women's

The Duel in the Desert came to a close Thursday for WSU women’s basketball as the Cougars defeated Wichita State 85-59 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Before the game, Head Coach Kamie Ethridge said for the team to win the players had to play with passion and energy and put pressure on Wichita State. “If...

Women’s basketball falls to Kansas

Women’s basketball falls to Kansas

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

December 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's

WSU women’s basketball lost to Kansas 71-63 Wednesday afternoon at the Duel in the Desert in Las Vegas, Nevada. Head Coach Kamie Ethridge said the Cougars warmed up emotionless and started the game out sluggish. "Well, I don’t think it’s a mystery," Ethridge said. "I think one team came out...

Cougs fall to No. 22 Gonzaga

Cougs fall to No. 22 Gonzaga

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

December 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's

WSU women’s basketball lost to No. 22 Gonzaga 76-53 on Sunday afternoon in Spokane. Head Coach Kamie Ethridge said the team struggled with staying disciplined in the first half which would have helped them be more successful. “We kind of had a meltdown on how to play basketball,” Ethridge said. “So it’...

Cougars end season in third round of NCAA Tournament

Cougars end season in third round of NCAA Tournament

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

December 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, Women's

A three-round tournament run for No. 16 seeded WSU volleyball came to an end Friday as the Cougars lost to No. 1 Stanford in California 3-1 in the Sweet Sixteen. This match would take away another Pac-12 team from the bracket leaving only Oregon and Stanford in the Elite Eight. Going 12-8 during the con...

Cougars face Zags for ninth straight season

Cougars face Zags for ninth straight season

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

December 7, 2018


Filed under Sports, Women's

WSU heads to Spokane to battle Bulldogs for 30th time in history

WSU heads to Cali for Sweet Sixteen

WSU heads to Cali for Sweet Sixteen

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

December 7, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's

After two huge wins at home, No. 16 WSU women’s volleyball is heading to the Sweet Sixteen in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2002. The Cougars (23-9, 12-8) will face No. 1 Stanford on Friday for the third time this season. The Cougars got to host the first and second rounds of the NCAA...

Volleyball advances to Sweet Sixteen

Volleyball advances to Sweet Sixteen

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

December 2, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top-feature, Women's

For the first time since 2002, WSU volleyball will be playing in the Sweet Sixteen of the NCAA Tournament after defeating Tennessee in four sets Saturday in Bohler Gym. This year marks the third consecutive season the Cougars (23-9, 12-8) made it to the second round of the tournament and their first...

Cougars beat Broncos in second-straight 90-plus point win

Cougars beat Broncos in second-straight 90-plus point win

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

December 1, 2018


Filed under Sports, Women's

WSU women’s basketball defeated Boise State 95-71 on Saturday afternoon in Beasley Coliseum. The Cougars (4-4) extended their winning streak to three games and their 95 points is tied for the 10th most they have ever scored in a single game. This is the first time in program history the Cougars...

Volleyball downs Northern Arizona to advance to second round

Volleyball downs Northern Arizona to advance to second round

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

December 1, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's

No. 16 seed WSU volleyball hosted and defeated Northern Arizona 4-1 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday. Service errors were the story of the first set for the Cougars (22-9, 12-8) as on three occasions, WSU failed to serve the ball over the net. Even with these three service errors,...

Women’s basketball meets Boise State in Beasley Coliseum

Women’s basketball meets Boise State in Beasley Coliseum

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

November 30, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Women's

WSU women’s basketball hasn't had the start to the season they were looking for after opening non-conference play with a 2-5 record. Despite this, the Cougars will look to turn it around at home against Boise State on Saturday. “I don’t think I would’ve thought that we would’ve been 2-4...

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