College sports

Fort Lewis College softball has senior day spoiled

The Fort Lewis College softball season came to a disappointing end Sunday. The Skyhawks had the tough task of bouncing back from a Saturday doubleheader in which they were outscored by Chadron...

DATE: April 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Fort Lewis women’s lacrosse closes out regular season in style at Adams State

The Fort Lewis College women’s lacrosse team closed out a successful regular season with an exclamation point in Friday’s matchup at Adams State. The Skyhawks (8-6, 6-3 Rocky Mountain Athletic...

DATE: April 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Pac-12 football players poised to break out

PHOENIX – A look at football players in the Pac-12 this spring who are poised to have standout seasons beginning this fall: NORTH DIVISION CALIFORNIA RB Tre Watson, senior. The versatile running...

DATE: April 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh gives pope a helmet, pair of Jordans

VATICAN CITY – Jim Harbaugh stood near the steps of St. Peter’s Basilica with a Michigan football helmet and a box of Wolverine-themed Jordan sneakers held high above his head. Members of...

DATE: April 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Taylor leads Fort Lewis College golf teams at RMAC Championships

Hugh Taylor capped off a brilliant men’s college golf season Tuesday with an all-conference selection. The Fort Lewis College junior from Brisbane, Australia, finished in a tie for fourth place at...

DATE: April 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Skyhawks Scoreboard: Fort Lewis College women’s lacrosse celebrates Senior Day with win

The Fort Lewis women’s lacrosse team celebrated more than just the seniors Sunday on Senior Day at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. The Skyhawks (7-6, 5-3 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference) and their...

DATE: April 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Michigan football team tours Rome

ROME — The tradition of throwing coins into Trevi Fountain isn’t meant for wishes. Jim Harbaugh made one anyway. Standing with his back to the fountain, which is customary in Rome’s Trevi district,...

DATE: April 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Big day: College coaches wait to see if players stay, or go

RALEIGH, N.C. — The first NBA deadline college coaches had circled on their calendars was Sunday — the last date players could declare for the draft. The next date they have circled is May 24....

DATE: April 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

University of Colorado Boulder cyclists make noise at Fort Lewis College Squawker Classic

Two Skyhawks came up a little shy of victory Saturday in the Squawker Road Classic’s Zia Taqueria Neighborhood Criterium event. Fort Lewis College claimed a pair of podium finishes in the...

DATE: April 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Fort Lewis College cycling set for Squawker Road Classic in Durango

Spring is the season for road cycling events in Durango. The first is set for this weekend. Fort Lewis College will host its annual Squawker Road Classic this Saturday and Sunday. Top teams from...

DATE: April 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Fort Lewis College’s Steffensen among elite young men’s basketball coaches

Daniel Steffensen looks like he could still suit up and play for the Skyhawks. His shot is still as deadly as ever, and he can go toe-to-toe with most players in practice. The associate head coach...

DATE: April 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Ex-agent pleads guilty in multi-year UNC sports agent probe

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. — A former NFL agent has pleaded guilty to violating North Carolina’s sports agent law by providing thousands of dollars in improper benefits to three former Tar Heels football...

DATE: April 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports