2011 Team Preview: Ventura

Entering his second season as the head coach at Ventura, head coach Steve Mooshagian, along with his staff, has some very talented prospects to keep an eye on this fall. JCFootball.com takes a look at some of those top players and what to expect in 2011...
September 7, 2011

PHOTO ESSAY: Spring game a feast for eyes

PULLMAN -- The pads were poppin', the whistles blowing, and the camera shutter working overtime Saturday as Cougfan.com captures all the action from the Crimson & Gray Game in living color. This 16-shot feast for the eyes includes a gorgeous frame of Logwone Mitz awaiting a pass, fullback Jared Byers doing what he does best, Myron Beck bringing the hammer, and much more.
April 26, 2010

STILL MORE PHOTOS: The art of the catch

PULLMAN--Two different receiving sequences, one ending with a dive to paydirt, and comprising eight photos, kick off the latest spring photo essay as seen through the CF.C lens this spring. Plus, up close and personal looks at C Andrew Roxas, RB Chantz Staden, QB Jeff Tuel, S Jay Matthews, WR Daniel Blackledge, WR Esa Johnwell, S Kyle McCartney, DT Anthony Lurenzi, LB Darren Markle and more.
April 5, 2010

FALL CAMP: Early impressions on WSU rookies

PULLMAN — Considering the circumstances, Washington State's football coaches felt pretty good about the '08 crop -- their first WSU signing class. The 2009 haul, however — rookies who will complete their fifth day of college practice later today — was the result of a full year's worth of planning and effort.
August 13, 2009

CAMP DAY 5: Young Cougs don full pads but..

PULLMAN — Thursday morning saw the first WSU practice in full pads, but coaches nixed all-out tackling in the youth-oriented session to save wear and tear on players. Still, CB Anthony Houston — converted from receiver — drew plenty of whoops and hollers when he lowered his 6-foot-3 frame and put a solid lick on 5-8 running back Carl Winston coming out of the backfield after catching a swing pass.
August 13, 2009

MORNING SESSION: Young Cougs get a closeup

PULLMAN--In the first of two practices on Wednesday for the Cougs, the morning session ended with wide receiver Esa Johnwell's sensational, fully outstretched grab of a Jeff Tuel bullet. Johnwell, a freshman walk-on, is the stepbrother of former Cougars Hamza and Husain Abdullah. Meanwhile, DE Jordan Pu'u-Robinson, RB Carl Winston and S Eric Block were among the youth making noise of their own.
August 12, 2009

Charting the Cougar weight, muscle gains

THE UPDATED WEIGHTS for the Cougar footballers are in. The numbers, as they were in the spring, remain striking. There are many who have gained 15-20 pounds, and more, since last year. Then there are players who put on the bulk before the spring, then trimmed and repackaged it this summer to add quickness. CF.C charts the progression from fall of '08, to the '09 spring, to today.
August 11, 2009