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Gonzaga coach Mark Few needs votes to win $100,000 for the Community Cancer Fund

Gonzaga coach Mark Few needs votes to win $100,000 for the Community Cancer Fund

Gonzaga University Men's Basketball Coach, Mark Few, is participating in the Infiniti Coaches' Charity Challenge for a chance to win $100,000 for the Community Cancer Fund.

 

However, Coach Few will not be able to win this challenge alone. In order to win the $100,000 the public will need to cast their votes in Coach Few's favor.

 

Few is one of 48 NCAA basketball coaches competing in the Infiniti Coaches' Charity Challenge. As of Monday, January 5th, fans have been able to head to www.VoteCoachFew.com to cast their votes to help advance him in the competition.

 

Mt. Spokane celebrates January 2015 by offering discount to first time skiers and snowboarders

Mt. Spokane celebrates January 2015 by offering discount to first time skiers and snowboarders

The month of January is Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month and Mt. Spokane is celebrating by offering a discount to first time skiers and snowboarders.

 

This package is a once-a-year deal on Mt. Spokane's EZ-Ski or Ride Package. Normally $119, the package will now cost only $99.

 

This package includes:

  • A first lesson that includes a lift ticket to Chair 5 (beginner hill)

  • Second and third lessons that include an all-mountain lift ticket

  • Rental gear including skis or snowboard, boots, and poles. Helmets are available to rent for $8 per day.

 

Spokane Chiefs announce new red wine available for purchase

Spokane Chiefs announce new red wine available for purchase

The Spokane Chiefs and Arbor Crest Wine Cellars have teamed up to bring you the second Spokane Chiefs Wine, Top Shelf Red.

Top Shelf Red is a red blend (36% Syrah, 28% Cabernet Sauvignon, 27% Sangiovese, 9% Merlot) produced and bottled by Arbor Crest Wine Cellars in Spokane, WA.

A portion from each bottle sold will go directly to Chiefs Care, a part of the Chiefs organization dedicated to giving back to the community of Spokane and for the continuing education of the Chiefs players.

For a limited time only you can purchase your bottle of Top Shelf Red by completing the order form below and mailing, faxing or dropping off at the Chiefs’ Ticket Office.

The mailing address is: 700 W. Mallon Ave., Spokane, WA 99201

Chiefs' Ticket Office fax number: (509) 328-7608

Spokane scores tennis championships

Spokane scores tennis championships

The best recreational tennis players in the Pacific Northwest will gather in Spokane this summer for the USTA League Sectional Championships. Teams from Alaska, Northern Idaho, Oregon and Washington will be competing for a spot in the National Championships, held in Fall 2015.

Nearly 4,000 participants will play over 2,700 matches on courts across Spokane during the months of July, August and September. After selecting Spokane to host one event in 2014, USTA Pacific Northwest (USTA/PNW) has selected Spokane to host five of the eight in 2015.

WSU Athletic Hall of Fame to induct Steve Gleason at Apple Cup on Saturday

WSU Athletic Hall of Fame to induct Steve Gleason at Apple Cup on Saturday

Washington State University will induct Steve Gleason as the 178th member of the school's Athletic Hall of Fame during this year's Apple Cup game. The ceremony is set to take place during an on-field ceremony between the first and second quarters of Saturday's game against Washington.

 

“I'd encourage fans to be there to make sure they don't miss anything,” said Associate Director of Athletics, Bill Stevens.

 

Stevens said each year a selection committee determines who is elected into the hall of fame.

 

SPD and SCSO to take the ice Sunday for charity hockey game

SPD and SCSO to take the ice Sunday for charity hockey game

The Spokane Police Department hockey team will take the ice against the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office this Sunday, November 23, at 3:00 p.m. All proceeds from the game will go to the Behind the Badge Foundation as well as the Chiefs Care Foundation

Behind The Badge Foundation was created to honor officers who have suffered a line of duty death or catastrophic injury. The Chiefs Care Foundation helps to raise money for the continuing education of Chiefs' players as well as serving the Spokane community through donations and appearances.

Admittance to the law enforcement benefit game is free with a ticket to the Spokane Chiefs game versus the Kamloops Blazers, which starts at 5:00 p.m. that same night.