Archive for the ‘Sports’ Category

Wildcat baseball sweeps Holy Names

BY Chandler St. Louis Staff Reporter   The Central Washington University baseball team completed the four game sweep  of the visiting Holy Names University Hawks. On Senior Day, and in the second back-to-back doubleheaders, the Wildcats won each game by the score of 8-5. In game one, the Hawks jumped out to an early three-run […]

OPR Spring Symposium aims to excite students of upcoming warm weather

BY Dillon Sand Staff Reporter Every year, the arrival of music, large tents, vendors and a Red Bull truck mark the beginning of the Outdoor Spring Symposium at Central Washington University. This year, the event was held in its usual location, the SURC patio. Outdoor Pursuits and Rentals (OPR) organizes the event as a way […]

King 5 Sports Anchor Paul Silvi encourages Central students to follow their dreams

  BY Camille Meador Staff Reporter On April 16, King 5 Sports Anchor Paul Silvi spoke to Central students about his career experiences and pursuing their dreams. Silvi presented to a group about 40 students on his life as a sports journalist. Before working in Washington state, Silvi was a sports writer in the south. […]

Sports archive: Wildcat baseball win series, close in on top spot

    BY Jaryd Cline Sports Editor   After losing five games in a row and slipping to fourth place in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference standings, the Central Washington softball team nearly ran the table in the annual Tournament of Champions in California. The Wildcats won their first three games in the tournament before […]

Sports archive: Cats win four, dominate Cali tournament

  BY Jaryd Cline Sports Editor   After losing five games in a row and slipping to fourth place in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference standings, the Central Washington softball team nearly ran the table in the annual Tournament of Champions in California. The Wildcats won their first three games in the tournament before falling […]

Sports archive: Upcoming intramural season has students excited to enjoy spring

BY Chance Weeks-Williams Staff Reporter   The intramural championship T-shirt is probably the most recognizable shirt on the Central Washington University campus. Central has many different opportunities for students to win the prized championship t-shirts. During spring quarter the Student Union Recreation Center (SURC) is offering 14 different activities: badminton, basketball, billiards, flag football (both […]

Clint’s crossing: Q&A with CWU rugby player Clint Lemkus

Having played in South Africa and Italy, junior Clint Lemkus has helped Central’s rugby team to a 12-0 record this season. BY Chance WeekS-Williams Staff Reporter   What’s the biggest difference between Ellensburg and South Africa? Home I’m more used to a collectivistic society, where everybody is more inclusive and in America in general it’s […]

Sports archive: Central baseball looks to climb GNAC standings

  BY Cameron Daniels Assistant Sports Editor Print date: April 10, 2014 The Central Washington Wildcat baseball team is looking to stay hot in a four-game series this weekend as they travel to face conference foe Northwest Nazarene. The Wildcats (18-13, 11-9 Great Northwest Athletic Conference), winners of eight out of their last 10 games, […]

Sports: Wildcats go 2-2 over homestand

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BY QUIN WALKER, Staff Reporter The Central Washington University baseball team hosted its home opener against the Northwest Nazarene Crusaders last weekend. The Crusaders (9-12, 5-3 Great Northwest Athletic Conference) visited to take part in their second GNAC series of the year, previously winning three of their last four games. The Wildcats (7-9, 3-5 GNAC) were […]

Sports: Softball undefeated to start GNAC play

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BY JULIA SANDERSON, Staff Reporter The Central Washington University softball team swept its weekend series against Simon Fraser University and Western Washington University last weekend, improving to 11-4 overall and 4-0 in Great Northwest Athletic Conference play. Central came out strong against Simon Fraser and won the first game of the doubleheader 9-1 in five innings […]