PULLMAN — As optimistic as the Washington State basketball team felt after giving Gonzaga a solid challenge last week, much of that feeling was gone three days later when the Cougars lost at Santa Clara. The 76-67 defeat dropped WSU to 4-6 on the season, but more important, it saw senior DaVonte Lacy struggle from the floor.
The Wenatchee Wild lost all three games to league-leading Topeka last weekend. Although head bench boss Bliss Littler said he was happy how his team played five-on-five, he was disappointed coming out of the series with no points.
SEATTLE — Shawn Kemp Jr. and Robert Upshaw took turns flushing alley-oop jams, high-flying slams and putback dunks during the Washington men’s basketball team’s 86-38 victory over Grambling State on Wednesday.
Last year, the two local Columbia Basin Big Nine wrestling programs experienced down years, compared to what they had done in the past. No Wenatchee or Eastmont boys grappler advanced to the 4A state tournament.
I talked myself into thinking I needed a new set of irons after reading a short book called “12 Myths That Could Wreck Your Golf Game.” So I stopped in the Golfers Edge and talked to Ed Paine about him building me a set of custom clubs.