Archive for the ‘Varsity’ Category

Central narrows candidates for women’s basketball coach to three

BY Chance Weeks-Williams Staff Reporter   After the resignation of head coach Shawn Nelson in April, Central Washington University began a nationwide search for its new women’s basketball coach. The field has now been narrowed down to three finalists. Taylor Wagner is currently the head coach at Colorado Mesa where he earned coach of the […]

One series remains for CWU baseball before GNAC tournament

BY DILLON PETERSON Staff Reporter   The Central Washington University baseball team (28-15 overall, 17-11 Great Northwest Athletic Conference) plays Saint Martin’s University (15-28, 11-17) in a two-game doubleheader May 3-4. Central is coming off a four-game series against Montana State University-Billings where they won three out of four games, outscoring the Yellowjackets 44-24. Last […]

Last week: Central Washington University ready for tournament

    BY MEGAN SCHMITT Staff Reporter   The Central Washington University softball team has been on fire the past couple of weeks, winning its last six games. This has been a complete turnaround for the Wildcats. Prior to this winning streak, Central had lost five games in a row and seemed as if its […]

Wildcats track and field dominate annual meet

  BY Chance Weeks-Williams Staff Reporter   On Saturday April 19, Central Washington University hosted the 20th annual Spike Arlt Invitational meet at Tomlinson Stadium where the sprinters and distance runners put their best foot forward. On the men’s side, Central took over the 100 and 200-meter dash with 1-2-3 place finishes for each race. […]

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 […]

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: 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: McLaughlin first player in CWU history with consecutive 40-point games

SPORTS: MCLAUGHLIN FIRST PLAYER IN CWU HISTORY WITH CONSECUTIVE 40-POINT GAMES

BY DILLON PETERSON, Staff Reporter Senior guard Mark McLaughlin had another great game for Central Washington University Wildcats, exploding for 40 points, four rebounds, two assists and two steals and was rewarded as Player of the Game, in a 96-79 victory over Simon Fraser. Senior forward JB Pillard also had a stellar game, finishing with […]