Author: Ben Kaplan

Prep Hoop Highlights 1-11

The rivalries continued on the high school hardwood Friday night at Lake City and Coeur d'Alene fought for the fish, and Clarkston and Lewiston battled for the Golden Throne.

Prep basketball highlights, 1-4

Prep basketball highlights from Friday, January 4th. The Clarkston and East Valley boys went to overtime in their GNL opener, plus the Gonzaga Prep boys and girls swept University.

Prep wrestling highlights, 12/12

The north side of Spokane was not nice to visiting wrestling teams on Wednesday night as both Mead and Mt. Spokane won their GSL duals.

Prep basketball highlights, 12/11

In two battles of top teams in the GSL, the Central Valley boys and Gonzaga Prep girls remained undefeated with home wins on Tuesday night.

RAW INTERVIEWS: Chiefs after road-trip

The Spokane Chiefs practiced for the first time on Tuesday following their East Coast road-trip in which the Chiefs went a franchise best 5-1, scoring 32 goals in the process. Mitch Holmberg and Eric Williams talk about the successful trip and the home stand ahead.

Petrino's deal for 3 years, potentially worth $546,713.06 a season

New Vandals head football coach Paul Petrino's contract calls for an initial three year commitment at a base salary of $390,000 a season. But Petrino could earn a lot more money by reaching several incentives in the deal, which was approved by the Idaho State Board of Education on Tuesday.

Gonzaga and Washington State prepare to meet again

Separated by 75 miles, the rivalry between Gonzaga and Washington State might not be the most heated... but the close proximity between the two schools definitely means bragging rights are on the line. Who will grab those rights this season will be decided on Wednesday night in Pullman.

Cougs look to beat Washington, reclaim Apple Cup

104 times they've played, 31 have ended with a WSU celebration. And despite a down season, the Cougs think they can make it 32 wins against their cross-state rival Washington by beating the Dawgs on Friday.

Local prep standouts sign NLI's

It's the day the hard work an athlete puts in pays off, signing a National Letter of Intent to play a collegiate sport. And there were several area high schoolers who put pen to paper on Wednesday.

Tipoff time

College basketball fans, rejoice! It's tipoff time in the Inland Northwest.

Raw Interview: Beau Baldwin 10-31

The 7th ranked Eastern Washington football team hosts 16th ranked Cal Poly in a non-conference game between two Big Sky teams on Saturday. Eagles head coach Beau Baldwin shares his thoughts on the match-up.