Sports

WIAA releases plan to return to high school sports in the fall

At its June 7 meeting, the WIAA Executive Board was asked to set philosophical guidelines regarding the anticipated re-opening of schools and activities for the 2020-21 school year. This was done by answering four questions formulated by the National Federation of High Schools. The answers to these questions, which are listed below, will provide the framework for future planning of the Executive Board, WIAA Staff and member schools.

New WSU football coach helps create Coaches Coalition For Progress

When the Washington State Cougar football team finally gets together in Pullman, it will be different.  But change isn't always a bad thing, in terms of change for equality, it's tough to think of anything better.  WSU's new defensive ends coach AJ Cooper is doing what he can to start the change now.

The Lumbermen return to the field as baseball returns to North Idaho

The last time we had any live sports to watch in our area was in march right before march madness when the entire sports world was shut down.  well slowly things have started to reopen in the united states and if we make the short trip across the state line into idaho in coeur d'alene, it's time to play ball.

NFL approves 3 rule changes for 2020

There are three minor changes to the rulebook in the upcoming NFL season, but the 4th-and-15 alternative to an onside kick was not developed enough to pass this year. Under that proposed rule, the "kicking" team would have the option…

Boston Marathon canceled for 1st time in 124-year history

Organizers canceled the Boston Marathon on Thursday for the first time in its history, bowing to the social distancing requirements of the coronavirus outbreak and ending a 124-year run that had persisted through two World Wars, a volcanic eruption and even another pandemic.

EWU's Barriere and Ojoh named Hero Sports preseason All-Americans

CHENEY, Wash. - Eastern Washington University football players Eric Barriere and Chris Ojoh have earned recognition by HERO SPORTS on its NCAA Football Championship Subdivision Preseason All-America Team released Thursday (May 28). Barriere was a second team choice, while Ojoh was on the third…

Shining Star Senior Night: honoring Othello's Perez

We have been honoring our Senior student-athletes the last couple months because their final sports season was taken away from them.  Tonight's Senior night honors a young man from Othello who has a bright future in front of him.

Senior Night: honoring Clarkston's Wessels

As the scheduled school year nears an end, we continue to honor our Senior student-athletes who are missing out on the final days of their high school career by giving them their own Senior Night moment.