With the benefit of a full year of recruiting for Puget Sound, men’s basketball head coach Aubrey Shelton delivered in a big way. After leading the Loggers to the 2019 Northwest Conference Tournament in his first year as Puget Sound’s head coach, Shelton welcomes 11 new Loggers to the program.
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.
The Puget Sound men’s basketball team is in the Northwest Conference Tournament for the second consecutive year, and the Loggers begin their postseason at No. 2 Whitman Thursday, Feb. 21. Tipoff is scheduled for 8 p.m.
Puget Sound men’s basketball senior Jimmy Wohrer’s final weekend playing in Memorial Fieldhouse culminated in a Northwest Conference Student-Athlete of the Week honor and a Logger Club Logger of the Week nod.
The drought is over. For the first time since March 2009, the Puget Sound men’s basketball team beat No. 12 Whitworth, 87-72, in Memorial Fieldhouse Saturday night. It was the final game of the regular season, and the Loggers needed the win to clinch a bid for the Northwest Conference Tournament. Puget Sound will play at No. 1 Whitman Thursday, Feb. 21, for the first round of the playoffs. Tipoff is scheduled for 8 p.m.
Multiple times late in the second half the Puget Sound men’s basketball team was within one possession of No. 2 Whitman, but the Loggers could not break through and lost to the Blues, 85-77, in Memorial Fieldhouse Friday night.
The Puget Sound men’s basketball team celebrates seniors Jimmy Wohrer and Gabriel Chaikin during the final weekend of the regular season in Memorial Fieldhouse this weekend. The Loggers host No. 2 Whitman and No. 12 Whitworth.
Currently tied for the fourth-best record in the Northwest Conference, the Puget Sound men’s basketball team enters this weekend with a postseason mentality when it plays at Lewis & Clark and Willamette.
Jimmy Wohrer tied a Puget Sound school record and led the men's basketball team to two Northwest Conference victories. The senior was named the Northwest Conference Student-Athlete of the Week for the second time this season. He was named the Logger Club Logger of the Week yesterday.
After scoring the first four points in overtime, the Puget Sound men’s basketball team struggled to find a bucket and the Loggers ultimately lost to George Fox, 79-78, in Memorial Fieldhouse Friday night.
Cal Hansen recorded his fifth double-double of the season, and Jimmy Wohrer scored at least 20 points for the eighth time this season, but the Puget Sound men’s basketball team lost at No. 6 Whitworth, 98-84, Friday night.
This weekend marks a tall task for the Puget Sound men’s basketball team when it hits the road to take on a couple of top-10 nationally ranked teams. The Loggers play at No. 6 Whitworth Friday, Jan. 18, and then battle No. 4 Whitman Saturday, Jan. 19.