Posts Tagged ‘Vikings’

Vikings rank ninth in Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings

Thursday, December 1st, 2011

Casey Malloy // THE WESTERN FRONT

While Western Washington University doesn’t compete in the more publicized NCAA Division I for sports, the Vikings continue to dominate in Division II. (more…)

Geary earns co-player of the week award

Thursday, November 10th, 2011

Casey Malloy // THE WESTERN FRONT

The Western Washington University volleyball team continues to roll with a 4-match win streak and junior outside hitter Marlayna Geary has been one of the reasons for their success.  She was named Great Northwest Athletic Conference Volleyball Co-Player of the Week for Oct. 30- Nov. 5, according to Western’s Athletics website. Geary shared the week’s honor with University of Alaska Anchorage middle blocker Robyn Burton.

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Men’s basketball kicks off with intra-squad game

Wednesday, October 19th, 2011

Casey Malloy // THE WESTERN FRONT

Make your way to the 19th annual Western Washington University Blue/White men’s basketball intra-squad game at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 20 at Sam Carver Gymnasium. Admission is free. The intra-squad game marks the beginning of the men’s basketball season.

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Count it: Seven straight national championships

Sunday, May 29th, 2011

TJ Cotterill // THE WESTERN FRONT

The Western women’s rowing team is again NCAA champions. (more…)

Western rowers and great NCAA dynasties

Friday, May 20th, 2011

TJ Cotterill // THE WESTERN FRONT

It is almost starting to seem like the announcement isn’t even news anymore, but nevertheless, the Western women’s rowing team is headed to the NCAA Division II Championships for a run at a seventh consecutive national championship. (more…)

Viking basketball loses forward, adds forward

Thursday, May 19th, 2011

TJ Cotterill // THE WESTERN FRONT

With former Western men’s basketball player Michael Duty ending his 4-year tenure as a Viking, a gaping hole has been left on the program’s roster. (more…)

Quint earns GNAC Pitcher of the Year award

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

TJ Cotterill // THE WESTERN FRONT

The Great Northwest Athletic Conference announced on May 10 that Erika Quint earned the conference Pitcher of the Year award. (more…)