November 7, 1990
The University of San Diego men's soccer team, preparing for its first appearance in the NCAA National Championship Tournament, appeared in the top 20 in both national polls, Tuesday. The Toreros were ranked 17th in the ISAA/Gatorade (Coaches) Poll and 19th by Soccer America. USD, which defeated West Coast Conference champion University of Portland, 2-0, at home Sunday, will face Portland in Portland, Ore., again this Sunday in its NCAA opener.
November 3, 1985
The U.S. International University women's cross-country team took four of the top five places in winning the West Coast Athletic Conference Invitational over the 5,000-meter course Saturday at Crystal Springs Park. USIU's Mary Klas (17:53.0) was the individual winner and was followed by teammates Elizabeth Lehenbauer (18:35.0), Jeanne Murphy (18:42.0) and Gina Jauregui (18:46.0). Only Patty Young of Nevada Reno, who finished third (18:35.0), was able to crack USIU's top four.
February 26, 1988 |
Gonzaga's junior guard Doug Spradley scored 16 of his game-high 18 points in the second half, leading the Bulldogs to a 65-62 victory over Santa Clara in a West Coast Athletic Conference game at Spokane Thursday night. The Bulldogs led by as many as 12 points in the second half en route to their fourth consecutive victory. Senior forward Danny Roe added 15 points and forward Todd Franklin had 11 for Gonzaga (15-11 and 6-7).
February 13, 1989 |
University of Portland basketball forward Josh Lowery was arrested on an assault charge after a female student was hit in the face, police said today. Lowery, 21, of Oakland, was accused of fourth-degree assault after Britta Davis, 21, of Longview, Wash., was struck in the face early Sunday during a party near the campus, police said. Davis told police she and Lowery had been arguing before she was hit. Davis claimed she suffered a broken nose. Lowery faces arraignment Feb.
January 8, 1991
Indiana defender Ken Snow has been awarded college soccer's top prize, the second time in three years that he received the honor. Snow, the only Indiana University athlete to be selected All-American four times, became the first two-time winner of the Missouri Athletic Club Collegiate Soccer Player of the Year Award. Snow accumulated 384 total points and 77 first-place votes in voting by 1,100 college soccer coaches.
March 6, 1987
UC Irvine scored eight runs in the fourth inning, sending 13 batters to the plate as the Anteaters defeated the University of Portland, 8-4, in a nonconference baseball game Thursday at UC Irvine. John Seeburger and Chris Gallego each had two hits for the Anteaters (9-11-1). Dean Douty (1-1) was the winning pitcher. Kevin Kandalaft gave up one hit over 3 innings for his second save.
July 11, 2005 |
Tiffeny Milbrett became the sixth woman to score 100 international goals, helping the United States women's national team beat Ukraine, 7-0, in an exhibition Sunday. Milbrett raised her arms to the cheering hometown crowd at the University of Portland's Merlo Field after her goal went over the head of Ukraine goalie Veronika Shulha in the 57th minute. Mia Hamm, who retired from the national team in December, leads all women with 158 career goals. Kristine Lilly scored her 104th against Ukraine.
November 8, 1994 |
Alemany High's Samantha Rigley, the Times All-Valley girls basketball player of the year in 1994, said Monday she will sign a letter of intent to play basketball at Pepperdine. The NCAA's weeklong fall signing period begins Wednesday. She considered the University of San Francisco and the University of Portland, but made her decision after visiting Pepperdine last weekend. Rigley averaged 14.8 points and six rebounds per game as Alemany won the Southern Section Division II-A championship.
September 8, 1991 |
TO MOST AMERICANS, JANUARY 17, 1991, MARKED THE FIRST terrible but riveting 24 hours that the United States was at war with the Republic of Iraq. However, for the 3,500 or so fans who streamed into the Los Angeles Sports Arena that night, the date had another significance. It was the USC vs. Cal Berkeley basketball game and the debut of the 1991 University of Southern California song girls.
March 18, 1999 |
The one penalty kick Mission Viejo goalkeeper Hannah Cochrun was able to stop in the shootout Wednesday night decided the Orange County Girls' Soccer Coaches Assn. Senior All-Star Game at Chapman. After regulation ended in a 1-1 tie, the teams went into a shootout and Cochrun's diving save of the first shot, by Mater Dei's Alison Fennell, gave the Blue Squad the edge in a 5-4 penalty-kick victory.