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HUB Phone App

HUB Sports Center is excited to announce it's phone app.   Through the App you will have access to special announcements, event schedules, contact information, and more! You can sign up for a HUB account, create a bar code, and check in when you visit the HUB.  By checking in with your bar code at the [...]

HUB Phone App2019-01-02T14:07:51+00:00

Spokesman Article – HUB on track to purchase its building – 3/22/2018

HUB Sports Center on track to purchase its building for $3.2 million, thanks to anonymous donor and capital campaign Wed., March 21, 2018, 1:23 p.m. By Amy Edelen amye@spokesman.com (509) 459-5581 The HUB Sports Center recently announced it has agreed to purchase its building from the Inland Northwest Community Foundation for $3.2 million, which allows [...]

Spokesman Article – HUB on track to purchase its building – 3/22/20182018-03-22T08:50:42+00:00

Journal of Business article – New Hope at HUB Sports Center – 3/15/2018

New hope at the HUB Sports Center Liberty Lake facility on stronger financial footing thanks largely to big donor Kevin Blocker March 15th, 2018 -—Kevin Blocker Phil Champlin, executive director of the HUB Sports Center, says an anonymous donor directed the Inland Northwest Community Foundation to buy the once-beleaguered sports complex and give the nonprofit [...]

Journal of Business article – New Hope at HUB Sports Center – 3/15/20182018-03-15T14:03:51+00:00

HUB Sports Center Buys Back Facility from INWCF

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 22, 2018 HUB Sports Center Buys Back Facility from INWCF SPOKANE, Wash. — Inland Northwest Community Foundation (INWCF) announced today that it has sold the HUB Sports Center building in Liberty Lake, Wash., back to the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization which has been operating the multi-purpose facility and its programs since 2007. [...]

HUB Sports Center Buys Back Facility from INWCF2018-02-26T12:53:41+00:00

Splash Article – HUB celebrates decade of positive impact, growth – Dec 2017

HUB celebrates of decade of positive impact, growth By Steve Christilaw Splash Correspondent   There was a time, not so long ago, that the odds were running well against the HUB Sports Center reaching a 10th anniversary. In fact, when Phil Champlin came on board as the facilities executive director, he had to go to [...]

Splash Article – HUB celebrates decade of positive impact, growth – Dec 20172017-12-05T13:04:19+00:00

Spokesman Article – Nigel Williams-Goss camp 8/22/2017

Nigel Williams-Goss’ camp a record-setting success at HUB Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 7:05 p.m. By Jim Meehan  The sound of 101 youngsters dribbling basketballs at the Nigel Williams-Goss basketball camp Tuesday bounced off the walls at the HUB Sports Center. Make that 102, if you include Williams-Goss. The former Zag was in the middle of every [...]

Spokesman Article – Nigel Williams-Goss camp 8/22/20172017-08-23T13:18:48+00:00

Spokesman Article – Native American Hoops 8/2/2017

HUB hosting Native American hoops tournament; hopes to make event annual celebration By Steve Christilaw Native American basketball is on an up-tempo kick – in more ways than one. In the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association, the state’s high school governing body, Lummi Nation has reached the state Class 1B boys championship game in two of the [...]

Spokesman Article – Native American Hoops 8/2/20172017-08-04T09:54:04+00:00

Womer & Associates Review = HUB Sports Center Savings

WOMER & ASSOCIATES REVIEW SAVES HUB SPORTS CENTER THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS - June 2017 Scott Creighton and Larry Johnson of Womer & Associates (Architect/Engineers) approached the HUB Sports Center earlier this year to do a review of our Commercial Property Report produced by the Washington Surveying and Rating Bureau (WSRB).  These “CP” reports dictate the [...]

Womer & Associates Review = HUB Sports Center Savings2017-06-14T14:18:58+00:00

Spokesman Article – Pickleball Enthusiasts on the rise at Liberty Lake sports facility – 6/14/2014

Pickleball Enthusiasts on the rise at Liberty Lake sports facility By Steve Christilaw Pick a weekday morning and you’ll find them at the HUB Sports Center playing up a storm. The huge Spokane Valley sports facility is home to any number of activities, from top-level club volleyball and basketball tournaments to martial arts tournaments and [...]

Spokesman Article – Pickleball Enthusiasts on the rise at Liberty Lake sports facility – 6/14/20142017-06-14T10:36:48+00:00

KXLY News – Hull Gives Back to HUB 5/23/2017

SPOKANE, Wash. - Central Valley's Lexie Hull was named Gatorade Player Of The Year for Washington State, and with it she was given $1,000 to donate to any organization in the community. Hull and her family have a connection to the HUB Sports Center in the Spokane Valley so her choice was an easy one. Keith Osso [...]

KXLY News – Hull Gives Back to HUB 5/23/20172017-07-21T04:49:02+00:00

Spokesman Article – Liberty Lake’s HUB hosts all kinds of sports – 4/5/2017

Liberty Lake’s HUB hosts all kinds of sports Wed., April 5, 2017 By Steve Christilaw There are very few dull moments at the HUB Sports Center. The Liberty Lake sports facility is a hoppin’ place on just about any day, all day long. “Maybe on Thanksgiving and on Christmas Day,” office manager Cassie Atwood laughed. [...]

Spokesman Article – Liberty Lake’s HUB hosts all kinds of sports – 4/5/20172017-07-21T04:49:02+00:00

Recreation Against Racism – The Gonzaga Bulletin article

Recreation Against Racism "stand together against racism and hate" Local community event Recreation Against Racism aims to peaceably combat recent events with loving unity Posted: Monday, March 13, 2017 1:00 pm | Updated: 9:34 pm, Mon Mar 13, 2017. By Libby Kamrowski | News Editor | The Gonzaga Bulletin Liberty Lake’s HUB Sports Center hosted [...]

Recreation Against Racism – The Gonzaga Bulletin article2017-07-21T04:49:02+00:00

HUB SPORTS CENTER RECEIVES MURDOCK TRUST GRANT

Liberty Lake, WA – The HUB Sports Center (HUB) is pleased to announce a $350,000 grant award from the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust (Murdock).  This award is allocated to the capital campaign for the purchase of the facility. With this pledge, the capital campaign is almost 75% of our need at $3.2 million for the [...]

HUB SPORTS CENTER RECEIVES MURDOCK TRUST GRANT2017-07-21T04:49:02+00:00

Splash Article – HUB 360 delivers full-court support for local kids – March 2017

In the March 2017 edition of the Liberty Lake Splash, an article was published regarding the HUB 360 afterschool program at the HUB Sports Center.  Please click here to read the article. HUB 360 delivers full-court support for local kids. By Mary Annu Ruddis Splash Correspondent March 2017   The HUB 360 program, one of several community [...]

Splash Article – HUB 360 delivers full-court support for local kids – March 20172017-07-21T04:49:02+00:00

Love & Pickleball

"Our story really started  once we turned our futures completely over to God. We started coming separately to the HUB in late 2015, early 2016.  We both loved playing pickleball with the many levels of play offered and we especially loved meeting new friends and making lasting friendships. Wayne was at the HUB waiting for [...]

Love & Pickleball2017-07-21T04:49:03+00:00

HUB All-Star Breakfast 2016 – Blog post

The HUB All-Star Breakfast 2016 at Mirabeau Park Hotel benefiting HUB Sports Center September 29, 2016 - by Kara Siemens for Blacktie Northwest Matt Santangelo - Hoopfest/AAU                                                    Phil Champlin - [...]

HUB All-Star Breakfast 2016 – Blog post2017-07-21T04:49:03+00:00

Current Article – HUB Sustainable Success – June 2016

In the June 2016 edition of the Spokane Valley Current, an article was published interviewing Executive Director, Phil Champlin, regarding the HUB Sports Center and its history, growth and future opportunities.  The article is posted below or you can click here to read the article. Court General – Champlin marches HUB to sustainable success By Craig Howard [...]

Current Article – HUB Sustainable Success – June 20162017-07-21T04:49:04+00:00

Hoopfest Blog – Get to Know: HUB Sports Center – 5/20/2016

May 20, 2016 By bailee@spokanehoopfest.net Looking for a place to practice your jump shot before Hoopfest? Look no further than The HUB Sports Center! Located just off Barker Rd. between the Spokane Valley and Liberty Lake, The HUB Sports Center is a 501(c)3 non-profit built for the Spokane community. This 66,000 square foot facility has [...]

Hoopfest Blog – Get to Know: HUB Sports Center – 5/20/20162017-07-21T04:49:04+00:00