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Gonzaga's Chism Drafted by K.C. Royals

Tyler Chism became the fourth Gonzaga University player to be selected in the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft Wednesday. On the final day of the draft, Chism was picked by the Kansas City Royals in the 43rd round, 1,296 overall.

Zags Back in Baseball America Top 25

Gonzaga University's baseball team checked back into the Baseball America Top 25 Monday after a week's absence. The Bulldogs, who entered the poll for the first time at No. 24 April 18, enters this week at a season-best No. 23.

Bulldogs Baseball Tops 11th Ranked UC Irvine

The pitching combination of Tyler Olson and Andy Hunter helped Gonzaga University's baseball team shut out 11th-ranked UC Irvine 3-0 Saturday at the Patterson Baseball Complex and Washington Trust Field.

WSU's Argyropoulos Promoted to Tri-City

Former Washington State University baseball player and Colorado Rockies 2011 MLB First-Year Player Draft 27th round pick Matt Argyropoulos has been promoted to the Tri-City Dust Devils from the rookie affiliate Casper Ghosts.

WSU's Ard Named First Team Pac-10

Washington State first baseman Taylor Ard was named to the 2011 All-Pacific-10 Conference Baseball Team, Pac-10 Commissioner Larry Scott announced, Tuesday. In addition, outfielder Derek Jones received honorable mention.

Warriors Season Comes to an End With Loss to Lee in NAIA World Series

Maxx Catapano threw a six-hitter for eight innings and the Lewis-Clark State College baseball team struggled to collect a key hit when needed as the Warriors saw their season come to an end with a 7-3 loss in a loser-out game at the 55th annual Avista NAIA World Series at LCSC's Harris Field on Monday.

LCSC Edges TWC in World Series Opener

Junior relief pitcher Austin Pentacost pitched out of a couple of jams to help the Lewis-Clark State College baseball team hold off Tennessee-Wesleyan College 5-4 in the final first-round game of the 55th annual Avista NAIA World Series at LCSC's Harris Field on Friday night.

Pirates Earn First Win Over LCSC Since '08

Nathan Johnson threw a five-hit shutout and Landon Scott drilled a solo home run in the fourth inning to give Whitworth a 1-0 win over visiting Lewis-Clark State in a non-conference baseball game on Tuesday afternoon at Merkel Field.

LCSC Eliminated from NAIA World Series

Steve Sabins and Brandon Roper-Hubbert both hit home runs and closer Phillip Reamy pitched a season-high 6.2 innings to help No. 7 Embry-Riddle (Fla.) erase a 6-1 deficit in the third inning and claim a 10-7 win over top-ranked Lewis-Clark State in a loser-out contest at the NAIA World Series at Harris Field on Tuesday afternoon.

Gonzaga men fall at BYU

Brigham Young had another tough night making outside shots, hitting 3 of 12 from 3-point range Thursday against Gonzaga.

Eags Colimon Named Co-Big Sky Player of Week

Cliff Colimon of Eastern Washington University and Will Cherry from the University of Montana have been selected as the co-Big Sky Conference men's basketball Players of the Week after leading their respective squads to key victories on the final night of the regular season.

Eastern Drops Road Game at Portland State

Chehales Tapscott had 20 points and 14 rebounds as Portland State beat Eastern Washington 69-64 Saturday to clinch the No. 3 seed and a first-round home game in the Big Sky Conference tournament.

Eastern Washington Wins Award for 2010 Title Run

The Eastern Washington University football team received one more accolade Wednesday for it's sensational 2010 season, winning "Sports Story of the Year" at the 77th Annual Sports Star of the Year awards show at Benaroya Hal in Seattle, Wash.

Eastern's Mitchell to Play in All-Star Game

Former Eastern Washington University quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell will play in the AstroTurf NFL Players Association (NFLPA) Collegiate Bowl Saturday (Jan. 21) in Carson, Calif.

Central Valley Grad Miller Named Freshman All-American

After nearly breaking a school record in his debut season, Eastern Washington University punter Jake Miller has been named to the College Sports Journal All-Freshman All-America team in the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision.