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Cougar rowing selected to NCAA Championships

INDIANAPOLIS – The WSU Cougar rowing team, ranked #14 nationally, has been selected by the NCAA Division I Women’s Rowing Committee to compete at the 2017 NCAA Division I Rowing Championships held May 26-28 at Mercer Lake at West Windsor, N.J.

Rowing coach wins annual conference honor

PULLMAN, Wash. – Rowing coach Arthur Ericsson was named the 2015 Coach of the Year this summer by the Western Intercollegiate Rowing Association, a collegiate conference that includes both varsity and club teams.

Canada selects Hare for world championships

  WSU sophomore Nicole Hare, center, helps propel team to 14th-place finish at the 2013 NCAA Championships. Photo courtesy of Washington State Athletics.        VICTORIA, B.C. – Washington State University rowing sophomore, Nicole Hare, has been named to Rowing Canada Aviron’s 2013 Under-23 Team and will compete with the women’s eight crew July 24-28 […]

Messing about in boats

    Photography by Tim Marsh, WSU University Relations   PULLMAN – “Believe me, my young friend, there is nothing — absolutely nothing — half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.” That’s a line from the classic children’s book, “The Wind in the Willows.” I’m sure it was in the back […]

48th Annual Cougar Sports Banquet and auction

PULLMAN – The annual Cougar Sports Banquet and Auction featuring WSU Athletic Director Bill Moos and former WSU football standout Rueben Mayes is set for Aug. 19 at the Coeur d’Alene Resort and Convention Center.   Cougar head coaches and other former standout WSU student-athletes will also be at the event. Mayes played for WSU during […]

Cougs look to beat Gonzaga

PULLMAN – The WSU Men’s Crew Team will host Gonzaga University Friday, Oct. 30, at 3 p.m. The race will be at Wawawai Landing on the Snake River.   Ganzaga defeated WSU in last Saturday’s varsity eight-man race, losing by a four-second margin. The Cougars are looking to improve their performance in this upcoming race. […]

Donations accepted Oct. 24 and 25

The annual Men’s Crew Row-A-Thon will be held on the Glenn Terrell Mall Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 24 and 25.  This event requires that the team row a minimum of 2,000,000 meters on rowing machines within a 24 hour period.  Half of the on-campus donations will be given to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.  In […]

Women’s rowing captures fourth place in nationals

WEST WINDSOR, N.J. — Washington State’s women’s rowing team needed every one of its 52 points to capture fourth place at the NCAA Championships on May 28. WSU’s varsity eight earned fourth place in a dramatic varsity eight grand final. The crew needed to finish at least one place ahead of Ohio State to secure […]

Men’s Crew Class Day set for March 18 at Wawaiwai

The annual Men’s Crew Class Day event will be hosted this Saturday, March 18 at the WSU boathouse on the Snake River at Wawaiwai Landing. The weekend starts with a BBQ reunion of alumni and friends Friday night at the Livestock Pavilion. The next afternoon the races begin at 1 p.m. First there are heats and finals […]