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Cougar rowing hits the water in South Carolina

Cougar rowing hits the water in South Carolina

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen reporter

April 12, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

No. 15 WSU rowing will travel across the country to compete in the Clemson Invitational for its second-to-last tune-up before racing for a conference championship. The Cougars will make their fourth consecutive trip to the Clemson Invitational and get a final taste of fellow Power Five conference...

Teammates stick together on, off tennis court

Teammates stick together on, off tennis court

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

April 12, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports, Womens

Roommates Ege Tomey and Melisa Ates have each undergone life-changing transitions to play tennis at WSU after growing up in Turkey. Both sophomores got involved in athletics through their families. Ates, who was raised in Antalya, Turkey, said her brother, uncles and dad all played tennis. Tomey,...

Cougars break program win record in Arizona

Cougars break program win record in Arizona

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen reporter

April 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

No. 34 WSU tennis traveled to the desert for two matches. First up was No. 39 Arizona State University on Friday. Despite capturing the opening doubles point for the 19th time this season, the Cougars (20-3, 5-2) lost 4-2 to the Sun Devils (13-5, 5-2). Freshman Michaela Bayerlova, ranked No. 46...

Cougars sweep Beavers

Cougars sweep Beavers

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen reporter

April 7, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

For the ninth consecutive season, No. 15 WSU rowing brought home the Winchell Cup as they swept Oregon State University in all four events at a dual-meet Friday. The Cougar oarswomen have typically had their way with the Beavers. 15 of the 18 regattas between the two sides have resulted in Winchell...

Women’s golf heads to California

Women’s golf heads to California

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

WSU women’s golf will travel to Silicon Valley, California, on Sunday to participate in the Silverado Showdown for the second year in a row. Last year the Cougars tied for 13th place at the Silverado Showdown. Senior Bree Wanderscheid said she learned from last year the course can be challenging. “I...

Tennis takes a trip to Arizona for pair of matches

Tennis takes a trip to Arizona for pair of matches

SAM HEIKELL, Evergreen reporter

April 5, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

After sweeping two opponents at home, No. 34 WSU tennis will travel to the desert to face Arizona State University and University of Arizona. With the best overall record in the Pac-12 and a tie for the second best conference record, the Cougars (19-2, 4-1) have been dominating opponents all season,...

Mylonas performs under pressure

Mylonas performs under pressure

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen reporter

April 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

Junior Tiffany Mylonas has only been playing for the Cougars since August, but she stands out on the tennis team as a vital piece of a 19-2 season. The transfer from University of Louisiana at Monroe is leading the team in singles victories with 26, though she didn’t even know it. “Do I?”...

Rowing hosts Oregon State in sole home race this year

Rowing hosts Oregon State in sole home race this year

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen reporter

April 5, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

For the first and last home regatta of the season, WSU rowing will host Oregon State University in a dual-meet Friday. After being swept by University of Washington last weekend, the Cougars dropped two spots to No. 15 in the most recent U.S. Rowing poll. But the Cougars are hopping right back into...

Hart notches 200th victory at WSU

Hart notches 200th victory at WSU

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen reporter

April 1, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

Cougar tennis defeated the University of Colorado, Boulder, 4-0 Sunday in Hollingbery Fieldhouse to keep their undefeated home record intact. The win marked the 200th victory for WSU Head Coach Lisa Hart. Hart said she felt the achievement was a testament to the athletes she has coached. “It’s...

Tennis picks up first Pac-12 home victory

Tennis picks up first Pac-12 home victory

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen reporter

March 30, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

The sounds of shoes scuffing the court filled Hollingbery Fieldhouse on Friday afternoon as No. 31 WSU tennis battled the University of Utah. In their first Pac-12 home match of the season, the Cougars (18-2, 3-1) captured their 17th doubles point of the season and ultimately swept the Utes (9-8, 1-...

WSU faces two Pac-12 foes after eight-game road trip

WSU faces two Pac-12 foes after eight-game road trip

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen reporter

March 29, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

No. 31 WSU tennis will welcome two Pac-12 teams to Pullman this week. First up is University of Utah on Friday, with a battle against University of Colorado, Boulder, on Sunday. WSU senior Barbora Michalkova said the team is very excited to be back in Pullman. “We will have our own courts, own...

No. 13 WSU battles bitter rival UW in Seattle

No. 13 WSU battles bitter rival UW in Seattle

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen reporter

March 29, 2018


Filed under Sports, Womens

WSU rowing will have its hands full with another weekend of tough competition when they race against University of Washington on Saturday. The Cougars are coming off a weekend of competing in the San Diego Crew Classic that was chock-full of top-25 programs, including University of California, Berkeley,...

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