College sports


Central High grads have big games

BOISE, Idaho — Central High graduate Grant Hedrick threw for a career-high 410 yards during Boise State’s 55-30 victory over BYU on Friday.

Revis named Player of the Week

PORTLAND — The Great Northwest Athletic Conference named Western Oregon’s Paul Revis as the GNAC Co-Offensive Player of the Week on Monday.

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Revis coming up big for Wolves

Redshirt freshman sees playing time on offense, returns and field goal units

MONMOUTH — The big play. The moment that defines a game and can decide whether a team wins or loses.

WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: WOU soccer at crossroads

Wolves need help to qualify for conference tourney

BILLINGS, Mont. — Western Oregon split a pair of Great Northwest Athletic Conference women’s soccer matches last week.

WOU picked fourth in GNAC hoops

MONMOUTH — The Western Oregon University men’s basketball team has been picked to finish fourth in the annual Great Northwest Athletic Conference preseason coaches’ poll.

Wolves chosen to place ninth

MONMOUTH — If the preseason prognosticators are correct, it could be a tough season for the Western Oregon University women’s basketball team.

Athlete of the Week

Vidal Zaragoza * Paul Revis

WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: WOU football falls short at Central Washington

ELLENSBURG, — Wash. Central Washington got a little revenge on Western Oregon. The Wildcats, who lost 36-34 on Sept. 24 in Monmouth, defeated the Wolves’ football team 24-20 on Saturday.

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WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: WOU soccer downs Simon Fraser

Taylor Higa scores two goals to lead Wolves to conference victory

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s womens soccer team defeated Simon Fraser 4-0 on Saturday. Taylor Higa scored two goals and Allison Frost and Machaela Rapozo added goals for the Wolves (5-4-3 overall, 3-2-3 Great Northwest Athletic Conference).

Barcroft part of SOU volleyball

ASHLAND — Kiley Barcroft of Salem is on the roster of the 2014 women’s volleyball team at Southern Oregon University in Ashland.

Athlete of the Week

Amanda Johnson * Doug Clem

WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Volleyball loses five-set thriller

Wolves lose to Saint Martin’s for first time under coach Brad Saindon

MONMOUTH — For the second-straight match, Western Oregon found itself in a five-set thriller. And, for the second straight time, the Wolves came out on the short end of the outcome.

COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: Wruck returns for senior year at Tulane

Anna Wruck of Monmouth has returned for her senior season with the Tulane University women’s volleyball team.

Athlete of the Week

Tyrell Williams * Troy Trembly

WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Wolves’ go 1-0-1 to open

WOU now 3-2-1 overall on the 2014 season

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s women’s soccer team opened Great Northwest Athletic Conference play with a 2-0 win over Montana State-Billings on Thursday and a 1-1 tie against Northwest Nazarene on Saturday. WOU sophomore Savannah Bogan scored her first goal of the season, giving the Wolves a 1-0 lead against MSUB in the 43rd minute. Junior Makana Pundyke scored in the 60th minute.