Joe Vari announced he is resigning from his position as Puget Sound’s women’s soccer head coach. He accepted the head coaching position at Bates College, a NCAA Division-III program in Lewiston, Maine.
Nearly 90 Puget Sound student-athletes received their undergraduate diplomas during the university’s 127th commencement in Baker Stadium Sunday afternoon. More than 3,000 people were attendance during the warm and sunny event.
Puget Sound Athletics finished fourth for the 2018-19 Northwest Conference McIlroy-Lewis All-Sports Trophy, rounding out the academic year with 198 points. The Loggers matched Whitman in the standings, and Whitworth led the NWC with 268 points.
More than 400 Puget Sound student-athletes, coaches, staff, family, and friends gathered in Memorial Fieldhouse Tuesday evening for the annual All-Sports Celebration. The Loggers celebrated a wide array of accomplishments for the 2018-19 year, ranging from Northwest Conference titles to Academic All-American honors.
For the third consecutive year, Puget Sound hosted Pacific Lutheran for a non-conference game at Cheney Stadium, home of the Seattle Mariners’ Triple-A affiliate Tacoma Rainiers, Wednesday night. For the first time in those three years, the Lutes came away with a win, 7-3.
The Puget Sound lacrosse team clinched the program’s first winning record since 2015 by beating Pacific, 15-2, during Senior Day in Baker Stadium Sunday. The Loggers finish the 2019 campaign with an 8-7 record.
Puget Sound freshman runner Colin Monaghan won the Northwest Conference title in the mean 10,000-m run during the first day of the NWC Championships Friday. Pacific Lutheran is hosting the two-day event.
The Puget Sound lacrosse team honors five seniors playing in their final collegiate games as the Loggers close out the 2019 season by hosting Linfield (April 27) and Pacific (April 28) in Baker Stadium this weekend. Both games are set to begin at 1 p.m.
The Puget Sound men’s and women’s golf teams return to eastern Washington for the Northwest Conference Championships hosted by Whitman at Wine Valley Country Club in Walla Walla, Washington, April 27-28.