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Evergreen Athlete of the Week: Morgan Weaver

Evergreen Athlete of the Week: Morgan Weaver

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

August 28, 2018


Filed under Columns, Sports, Womens

Junior forward Morgan Weaver is the Evergreen’s Athlete of the Week for Aug. 19-25. Weaver is an integral member of the No. 22-ranked WSU women’s soccer team. Weaver takes home the honors by playing a big part in all of the Cougars’ first three matches. She looks to be a big key to the team’s...

Volleyball walks away from weekend undefeated

Volleyball walks away from weekend undefeated

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

August 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

WSU volleyball came out victorious against North Carolina State University 3-1 Sunday, ending the weekend road trip to Raleigh undefeated. Long runs of scoring and shutting down the opponent was the theme of the day for the Cougars  (2-0) as they continuously blanked the Wolfpack (1-1) to gain big...

Soccer sinks Minnesota for third straight win

Soccer sinks Minnesota for third straight win

DANI PARAMO, Evergreen reporter

August 26, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top-feature, Womens

No. 22 WSU soccer stormed past the University of Minnesota, defeating the hosts 2-0 on the road to remain undefeated on the season. The Cougars (3-0) ended up only facing the Gophers (3-1) this weekend as the match against the University of Iowa on Friday was canceled due to inclement weather. The...

Volleyball captures season opener

Volleyball captures season opener

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

August 26, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

WSU volleyball started the 2018 season with a victory on the road. The Cougars traveled to Raleigh, North Carolina, to face Virginia Commonwealth University who they beat in three straight sets. The Cougars started the first set off getting the first six points and never looked back. They took the...

Soccer match delayed

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen sports editor

August 24, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

WSU soccer's match against University of Iowa in Minnesota has been delayed to 3 p.m. The game, originally set for 2 p.m., was first moved to 9 a.m. However, stormy weather has pushed the game repeatedly and kick off is now scheduled for 3 p.m. this afternoon.

Part 2: Other Cougs need your love too Wazzu

Part 2: Other Cougs need your love too Wazzu

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen columnist

August 24, 2018


Filed under Columns, Showcase, Sports, Womens

Many sports on the WSU campus are overlooked in favor of bigger sports like football. Perhaps even worse are the teams who are underappreciated for the success they have had in recent years. In my last piece, I examined two sports that fit both of these categories, but they aren’t the only teams...

Cougs hit road for first time this season

Cougs hit road for first time this season

DANI PARAMO, Evergreen reporter

August 24, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

No. 22 WSU soccer (2-0) will travel to Minneapolis to play University of Iowa (1-0-1) on Friday before facing hosts University of Minnesota (2-0) on Sunday. This will be the first-ever meeting between the Cougs and Iowa. However, WSU did face against then-ranked No. 19 Minnesota in last season’s home...

Volleyball sets up for new season

Volleyball sets up for new season

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

August 23, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

WSU volleyball will head to the East Coast for the opening weekend of its 2018 season. The Cougars will travel to Raleigh, North Carolina, to face Virginia Commonwealth University as well as North Carolina State University in their first two matches of the season. In 2017, WSU lost in the second round of the ...

Cougs clinch it in overtime

Cougs clinch it in overtime

DANI PARAMO, Evergreen reporter

August 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Top-feature, Womens

No. 21 WSU soccer (2-0) was nearly held at home by the visiting Grand Canyon University in a tight match, but was finally able to break through in the opening minutes of overtime to win the game 1-0. The Cougs dominated the encounter but were frustrated by a resolute GCU defense throughout regulation...

Soccer storms past Redhawks

Soccer storms past Redhawks

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen sports editor

August 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

No. 21 WSU soccer won its first game of the season by defeating Seattle University 3-1 on Friday night in Pullman. The Cougs bolstered their home opener record with the victory, bringing their mark to 23-5-2 in home openers all-time. WSU Head Coach Todd Shulenberger said he wanted to start the...

Soccer kicks off season against Redhawks

Soccer kicks off season against Redhawks

RYAN MOSHER and DANI PARAMO

August 17, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

No. 21 WSU soccer will start their season this weekend when they face Seattle University and Grand Canyon University in Pullman. It starts Friday with a night game against the Redhawks. Then the Cougs will rest up Saturday before they battle GCU on Sunday. Speaking about the first match against Seattle,...

Other Cougs need your love too Wazzu

Other Cougs need your love too Wazzu

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

August 17, 2018


Filed under Mens, Sports, Womens

One of the many great things WSU has to offer is its Division I athletic programs. The most popular sport by far is football; it attracts the most fans as well as the national media. The football program at WSU deserves the attention it gets. Home football games are a staple of WSU and one of the...

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