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The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

WSU forward Elyse Bennett (13) shoots on goal during a college soccer match against USC on Oct. 21, 2021, in Pullman.

Cougs hang tight with ranked foes

ERIN MULLINS, Evergreen reporter October 26, 2021

This week, the Cougs welcomed two top-10 ranked teams to Pullman, earning a draw in both meetings. On Thursday night, the Cougars played No. 5 USC and ended scoreless with neither team managing to get...

The WSU womens soccer team runs out of the tunnel before a match against Stanford on Oct. 7 in Pullman.

Soccer hosts toughest opponents of season

ERIN MULLINS, Evergreen reporter October 21, 2021

WSU soccer is set to play two nationally-ranked teams this week. They will be playing No. 5 USC at 7 p.m. Thursday and No. 8 UCLA at 5 p.m. Sunday at the Lower Soccer Field. The matchups mark the last...

WSU outside hitter Penny Tusa (1) celebrates during a college volleyball match Friday in Pullman.

WSU drops pair of matches

KAT MCKINNEY-ROLEY, Evergreen reporter October 7, 2021

WSU volleyball lost both matches this past weekend. Both No. 15 UCLA and USC proved to be challenging matches for the Cougs.  On Friday, WSU and USC played to four sets. Unfortunately, this...

Redshirt junior Kalyah Williams and freshman Katy Ryan rise up for a block against Gonzaga on Sept. 10 inside Bohler Gym.

Cougs host Tinsletown foes

KAT MCKINNEY-ROLEY, Evergreen reporter September 30, 2021

After an epic win against the Huskies, the WSU volleyball program is on a little bit of a winning streak. The streak started at the Cougar Classic that WSU hosted in Pullman earlier in September,...

The WSU student section lies empty at the end of a college football game Sept. 18, 2021, in Pullman.

King of the collapse

AARIK LONG, Evergreen sports editor September 21, 2021

For as much as you can argue about WSU head coach Nick Rolovich, there is one thing for certain: the coach has embraced the Pullman tradition of “Couging it” more than any other coach in program history. To...

WSU defensive end Andrew Edson (85) sacks USC quarterback Kedon Slovis (9) during the first half of a college football game Sept. 18 in Pullman.

WSU ‘cougs’ it against USC

TOM ABBOTT, Evergreen reporter September 19, 2021

The Cougar first and second halves were stark opposites of each other, resulting in a 45-14 USC win over WSU.  After going up 14-0 in the first half, WSU fans hoped Head Coach Nick Rolovich could...

WSU defesnive back Halid Djibril stands on the sideline with teammates during a Sept. 11 game against Portland State in Martin Stadium.

Keys to victory against USC

AARIK LONG, Evergreen sports editor September 16, 2021

The Cougs will have their hands full this weekend when the Trojans come to town. Both teams are coming in, having been upset in one of their first two matches. USC came into the season as a Pac-12 favorite,...

WSU quarterback Jayden de Laura scrambles and throws the ball against Portland State on Sept. 11, 2021.

Cougs welcome Trojans to Gesa Field

TOM ABBOTT, Evergreen reporter September 16, 2021

WSU is set to host the USC Trojans for its Pac-12 opener at 12:30 p.m. Saturday in Martin Stadium. Both teams come into the game 1-1 with WSU losing the season opener against Utah State and USC falling...

Then-sophomore running back Max Borghi goes in for the touchdown against Colorado in a 2019 game at Martin Stadium.

Preseason Pac-12 power rankings

KURIA POUNDS, Evergreen reporter August 24, 2021

After a season where WSU finished 1-3 in the Pac-12 North, a “regular” 12-game schedule for the Pac-12 is about to commence within days. The Pac-12 looks to compete with powerhouse conferences like...

WSUs rowing team will now head to Ohio for the Big-10 Invitational from April 17-18.

Rowing fares well in Las Vegas

DANIEL SHURR, Evergreen reporter April 12, 2021

The WSU rowing team had a strong showing at the Pac-12 Invitationals this weekend on Lake Las Vegas in Clark County, Nevada. The Cougars took the opportunity to show off their top 25 national ranking,...

Senior forward Elyse Bennett leads the team with five goals this season.

Soccer drops both matches in Los Angeles

DAYLON HICKS, Evergreen reporter April 6, 2021

The WSU soccer team took a pair of tough losses on the road in Los Angeles against UCLA and USC this weekend. In their first game against UCLA last Friday, the Cougars were stuck in a tough position...

Senior midfielder Sydney Pulver dribbles the ball up the pitch as she looks for teammates.

Soccer heads to LA for two ranked opponents

DAYLON HICKS, Evergreen reporter April 2, 2021

The No. 21 WSU soccer team will head down to southern California to face the No. 5 UCLA Bruins on Friday and the No. 19 USC Trojans on Sunday. This will be the Cougars' toughest doubleheader so far...

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