OKANOGAN – Tonasket’s football team wouldn’t necessarily figure to compete with the only remaining unbeaten Caribou Trail League squad. But compete the Tigers did, staying within a touchdown of the Bulldogs well into the third quarter before falling in a hard-hitting contest, 35-14. Trailing 20-7 at the half, the Tigers opened the third quarter with [...]
About Brent BakerBrent, is a former reporter/photographer for the Gazette-Tribune and sometimes works as a freelance sports reporter for the G-T. Prior to working at the G-T, he was the sports editor for Sunrise Publishing from 2000-2005 in Michigan. He subsequently owned and operated Buckland Media, a high school sports website, in Michigan until 2010. He and his wife Kim, who have an adult son, moved to Tonasket in 2010. Brent worked as a full time reporter/photographer at the G-T from 2011 - 2014).
Stories by Brent Baker
KITTITAS – If there is one area football team that must know how the Houston Texans feel today, it’s probably the Oroville Hornets. Like the Texans against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, the Hornets dominated the Coyotes every which way on Friday, Sept. 27. But somehow it was Kittitas, much like the Seahawks, celebrating a [...]
Caribou Trail League and Central Washington 2B League Standings & Schedules Kittitas 20, Oroville 13 Okanogan 35, Tonasket 14 Cashmere 30, Chelan 29 Cascade 59, Omak 7 Quincy 35, Brewster 14 Liberty Bell 50, Manson 7 White Swan 44, Bridgeport 22 Lake Roosevelt 27, Liberty (Spangle) 24 (NL)
Fall, 2013 Standings & Schedules Thursday, Sept. 26 Volleyball Oroville 3, Lake Roosevelt 1 Bridgeport 3, Manson 2 Chelan 3, Okanogan 0 Cascade 3, Omak 0 Girls Soccer Entiat 4, Oroville 1 (NL) Okanogan 8, Chelan 1 Liberty Bell 6 Brewster 3 (NL) Ephrata 10, Quincy 1 (NL) Wenatchee 1, Cashmere 1 (Wenatchee wins PK Shootout) (NL) Tuesday, [...]
BREWSTER – Playing outstanding defense for one half wasn’t enough to save Tonasket’s Caribou Trail League football opener on Friday, Sept. 20. The Tigers, playing a fired up Brewster squad celebrating its homecoming, didn’t match the Bears’ energy or focus in the first half while falling behind 21-7. An inspired defensive performance kept Brewster pinned [...]
Caribou Trail League and Central Washington 2B League Brewster 21, Tonasket 7 Cashmere 40, Omak 6 Okanogan 27, Chelan 18 Cascade 26, Quincy 7 Lake Roosevelt 28, Bridgeport 25 (NL) Darrington 46, Manson 13 (NL) Lind-Ritzville/Sprague 43, Kittitas 6 (NL) White Swan at Tacoma Baptist – Saturday Oroville at Seattle Lutheran – cancelled Liberty Bell [...]
2013 Cross Country Caribou Trail League Central Washington 2B League
TONASKET – Tonasket Police Chief Rob Burks is willing to sacrifice a bit of the future in order to satisfy a dire need in the here and now. With the Tonasket Police in danger of being paralyzed by the failure of its aging fleet of vehicles, Burks gave his blessing to the Tonasket City Council’s [...]
Grand Champions, Reserve Champions, Special Award winners from the county fair.
TONASKET - Tonasket’s defense kept Kettle Falls at bay for nearly all of Friday’s contest, and an offense that sputter in the second half picked up a pair of key first downs in the final minutes as the Tigers held off the Bulldogs 13-7. Kettle Falls had the ball at its own 28 with 4:15 to [...]