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Soccer faces ‘big brother’ in regular season finale

Soccer faces  ‘big brother’ in regular season finale

Kurt Schroeder Evergreen Soccer reporter

November 8, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

On an Oct. 12 episode of ESPN College GameDay, former University of Washington Huskies soccer star Hope Solo called Washington State “our little brother.”Little brother is coming to town carrying a four game winning streak, something the Huskies have yet to do this season.Coming off of two top 25 w...

Volleyball goes winless on Arizona road trip

Brett Gleason Evergreen Volleyball reporter

November 8, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

The second sweep in two days was handed to the Washington State University volleyball team, who will leave the desert without a win, bringing a 16-11 (3-11) record back to Pullman.The Cougars were taken down 3-0 (25-18, 25-14, 26-24) by Arizona Thursday night after being swept by Arizona State the previous...

Cougars out to avenge 2012 loss against Orange

Trevor Williams Evergreen Women's Basketball reporter

November 8, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

The Washington State University women’s basketball team will open its 2013-14 regular season against a familiar foe. At Beasley Coliseum on Sunday, the team faces off against Syracuse Orange, a team which defeated Washington State at the Carrier Dome in December 2012.This weekend, Cougars get a shot at...

Volleyball swept by Sun Devils

Brett Gleason Evergreen Volleyball reporter

November 7, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

There would be no upset a second time for the WSU volleyball team, who fell to Arizona State 3-0 last night in Tempe, Ariz.The Cougars fell to the Sun Devils with set scores of 22-25, 22-25 and 17-25 while being out-hit .242 to .144. The loss moves the Cougars to 16-10 on the season overall, 3-10 in c...

Cougs looks for big wins to build tournament resume

Brett Gleason Evergreen Volleyball reporter

November 6, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

The Washington State University volleyball team follows up their emotional weekend at home with a trip to the desert.Sitting at 59th in RPI following last weekend, which included a win over No. 17 Utah in RPI, the Cougars face two opponents this week, which could bolster their tournament resume.The C...

Home schoolin’

Home schoolin’

Trevor Williams Evergreen Soccer reporter

November 6, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

When redshirt freshman defender Susie White laces her cleats and sets foot on the soccer pitch, she intends to teach the opposing team’s offense a lesson.However, White’s intent to school Pac-12 forwards goes beyond helping the Cougars’ dominant defense collect shutout after shutout. It extends in...

Playing to the team’s potential

Bridgette Larsen Evergreen columnist

November 6, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

   Physicality, strength, and talent are three things the WSU volleyball team is nothing short of. Harnessing these abilities and applying them in game situations is a different story. One of the Cougars’ biggest assets is their offense, particularly their power-house hitters.           ...

Starting young

Starting young

Brett Gleason Evergreen Volleyball reporter

November 5, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

After years of being forced to watch her sister play volleyball, Hailey Bethune finally fell in love with the sport.Being too young to stay at home, Bethune remembers having to sit and watch all of her sister’s tournaments and practices as a child. It wasn’t something she enjoyed at first, but once she w...

Switching passions; Watson tests new waters as a Cougar

Daniel Rodriguez Evergreen Rowing reporter

November 5, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

Growing up half Scottish, sophomore rower Jordan Watson was more interested in highland dance than rowing.At the age of 8, she would go to the Highland games with her dad. Her dad asked if she was interested in dancing and her answer was yes, which led to her participating in highland dance for nine yea...

Bay area sweep

Kurt Schroeder Evergreen Soccer reporter

November 4, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

Raising her arms above her head, junior forward Jocelyn Jeffers triumphantly signaled the end of a 1-0 victory over the Stanford Cardinal.Coming into the match, Stanford was ranked No. 6 in the RPI rankings and had not lost a conference match on the road in 26 straight games.However, that streak ended ...

Women’s Golf competes in Pac-12 Preview

Daniel Rodriguez Evergreen Women's Golf reporter

November 4, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

The Washington State University women’s golf team ends its fall season in the islands of Aloha.The Cougars play in Kona, Hawaii, for the Inaugural Pac-12 Preview.The tournament will be held at the Nanea Golf Club where exclusivity makes it one of the best courses in the nation, according to top100go...

Swimming dominates meet againt Redhawks

Adam Loewy Evergreen Swimming reporter

November 4, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

The Washington State University swim team is on a roll.  The Cougars have now won two out of their last three contests, including a blowout win over the Seattle University Redhawks Friday, 176-80. Cougars dominated the Seattle team, winning nine out of the 12 individual events and both relay events on ...

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