IT'S GOING TO be a Cougar reunion this Friday on Mercer Island when college coaches put more than 400 high school players from around the region through drills at the Northwest Elite Football Camp. Camp director Cole Morgan will have five of his old Cougar teammates helping him run what has become a must-event for college programs in the West.
June 2, 2012
PULLMAN – Kenny Alfred has gone from longtime anchor of the Washington State offensive line to steadfast supporter of the direction of the football program. The old Cougar center, back in Pullman rehabbing a surgically repaired hip, has spent time this season watching his former teammates practice. And he's come away with distinct impressions.
October 9, 2010
THE QUESTION for Kenny Alfred isn't whether he'll get a shot at the NFL, but if it's going to come via his name being called in the late rounds of this weekend's draft or a phone call afterward when teams are dialing furiously to lock up the best of the rest with free agent contracts. Regardless, the former WSU center tells CF.C he's ready, mentally and physically, for his chance at pro ball.
April 20, 2010
WASHINGTON STATE senior center Kenny Alfred has earned second-team all-Pac-10 honors, the conference announced Tuesday. The recognition for Alfred is especially notable in light of the fact he was playing on the lowest-scoring Cougar offense in modern history. Five other Cougars -- including true freshman Travis Long -- earned honorable mention honors.
December 7, 2009
PULLMAN -- Jeff Tuel, taking his first practice snaps as WSU's No. 1 quarterback Tuesday, didn't disappoint. He opened matters against the No. 1 defense with two consecutive completions and later closed the 11-on-11 portion of the afternoon with "oohs" and "aahs" from teammates as he threaded the needle on passes to Daniel Blackledge and Jared Karstetter.
September 30, 2009