January 15, 2009
IT WOULD SEEM appropriate for coach June Daugherty to temper enthusiasm about her upcoming women's basketball team at Washington State simply because of the program's bleak history. But pessimism never has been a part of Daugherty's annual preseason outlook of her teams' prospects, whether at Boise State (1989-96), Washington (1996-2007) or now at WSU, where she is beginning her second season.
October 17, 2008
THE WASHINGTON STATE women's hoops team has been close to a Pac-10 victory on a few occasions over the past year but fell short each time. Friday night against Oregon State, however, they rallied and broke through for their first conference victory after 29 consecutive losses, besting Oregon State 56-52. They did it with tenacious defense and rebounding.
February 16, 2008