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Jonah Simental | Evergreen Tennis reporter

February 14, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

The WSU women’s tennis team is set to test its skill against ranked opponents this weekend. The 8-1 Cougars are fresh off a three-game sweep from last weekend when they defeated BYU, UC Santa Barbara and Seattle .“We’re going to try and do what we’ve been doing all season, try to focus on one m...

Crunch time; Cougar women look to feast on road foes

Robin Dich | Evergreen Women's Basketball reporter

February 14, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

With just six games left to play on the schedule, the Washington State women’s basketball team will look to keep its head above water. WSU (12-12, 6-6) has an even record across the board, which won’t be enough to earn a spot in the NCAA TournamentThe next two games will make or break the Cougars’...

Team hunger remains after coming up empty at home

Zack Menchel | Evergreen Women Basketball reporter

February 12, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

The Cougars shocked the Pac-12 with a 5-0 start in conference play during the month of January. However, injuries and the reality of a rigorous schedule have seen Washington State post a 1-6 record against conference foes since then."We got a nice win on the road against a USC team that was getting r...

Tennis topples home foes

Tennis  topples  home foes

From staff reports

February 10, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

There wasn’t much back-and-forth action in terms of scoring, with the Cougar tennis team winning in a convincing fashion during the weekend.The Washington State University women's tennis team (8-1) extended their winning streak to six matches with victories against Brigham Young, UC Santa Barbara, and...

Home invasion; Cougar hoops swept by Cal and Stanford

Robin Dich and Bridgette Larsen | Evergreen Women's Basketball reporters

February 10, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

The frigid cold temperatures in Pullman ultimately did not affect either of the California schools this weekend when they played the Washington State women’s basketball team. The Cougars were unable to capitalize on yet another game, which could have increased their hopes of being in the NCAA Tour...

You just got served; Cougar tennis looks to ace the competition

Zack Menchel | Evergreen Tennis reporter

February 7, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

The WSU tennis team (5-1) returned to the friendly confines and relative warmth of the Hollingberry Fieldhouse for three weekend matches, beginning today against Brigham Young, and a pair of matches on tomorrow against UC Santa Barbara and Seattle.The BYU Cougars will travel to Pullman with a 0-2 re...

Welcome to the family

Welcome to the family

Zack Menchel | Evergreen reporter

February 7, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

From the moment he stepped on the frozen campus grounds last week, soccer Head Coach Steve Nugent could feel the family atmosphere at WSU and knew he wanted to be a part of it.Growing up in Boston, Nugent was the youngest of eight children. His upbringing combined with the present situation of raisin...

Big game hunting

Big game hunting

Robin Dich | Evergreen Women's Basketball reporter

February 7, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

The WSU women’s basketball team has faced bumps in the road in the past two weeks, and the journey to the NCAA Tournament will only get more difficult this weekend when the Cougars host two elite programs.Tonight the Cougars host No. 3 Stanford at 6 p.m. Then, WSU will host No. 22 California at 2 p.m. Sunday...

Banking on the boards

Zack Menchel | Evergreen Women's Basketball reporter

February 5, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

It wasn’t exactly smooth sailing as Washington State women’s basketball team ventured off on a four-game road trip the past two weeks. The Cougars (12-10, 6-4) returned to the frigid climate of Pullman this week after spending the weekend in sunny Southern California closing out their four-game ...

Racking up victories; tennis handles weekend matches

Racking up victories; tennis handles weekend matches

Zack Menchel | Evergreen Tennis reporter

February 3, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

Washington State women’s tennis collected two more wins and improved to 5-1 over the weekend at PEAK Racquet Club in Missoula, Mont.The Cougars captured five of six singles matches Friday en route to a 6-1 win over Montana. The match was the first of the season for the Grizzlies.The day saw WSU expe...

Cougar basketball conquers Trojans, out-battled by Bruins

Robin Dich | Evergreen Women's Basketball reporter

February 3, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

The Lady Cougars spent their Super Bowl weekend in the state of California as Washington State finished their four-game road trip at USC and UCLA.In Friday’s battle against USC, the Cougars’ previous three-game losing streak came to an end. With a late rally and clutch shots against the Trojans,...

Soccer scores new leader

Chris Shaw | Evergreen reporter

February 3, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

The Cougar soccer team has a new face at its helm. Director of Athletics Bill Moos named Steve Nugent the new head coach of women’s soccer at WSU on Thursday. Nugent will be the sixth coach since the program began. “I am confident Steve Nugent is the ideal choice to maintain one of the premier ...

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