CHELAN – Chelan had too much size inside, too good of a half-court trap defense, and too much Michael Amsel, Jr. for the Tonasket boys basketball team to handle in its first post-season appearance since 2007. The Tigers didn’t get blow off the floor by the heavily-favored Goats, but neither were they able to mount [...]
About Brent BakerBrent is a reporter for the Gazette-Tribune. 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 started work at the G-T in 2011.
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Team Scoring: Quincy 345, Chelan 273, Tonasket 235.5, Omak 128.5, Cashmere 115, Okanogan 89.5, Brewster 73, Cascade 65 Top 4 to Regionals; 5th is Alternate 106 lbs 1. Christian Alejandrez, QCY 2. Victor Salgado, QCY 3. Anthony Payton, OKAN 4. Angel Hernandez, CHEL 5. Rade Pilkinton, TON ( 2-2, 1 pin) 6. Riley Prescott, OKAN [...]
Caribou Trail League bi-district play-in games Boys Chelan 54, Tonasket 34 (Chelan is CTL #3 seed to bi-district, Tonasket’s season is over) Brewster 55, Quincy 43 (Brewster is CTL #4 seed to bi-district, Quincy’s season is over) Boys bi-district bracket Girls Cashmere 56, Omak 32 (Cashmere is CTL #3 seed to bi-district, Omak’s season is [...]
Individual Results (top 6 to regionals) 106 lbs 1. Trent Skelton, LBEL 2. Jose Paco Marin, KITT 3. Tristan Chantry, SELK 4. Jordan Smith, ORO (2-2, 1 pin) 5. Jacob Smith, LR 6. Zack Erickson-King, LR 113 lbs 1. Justin Chantry, SELK 2. Logan Weber, KITT 3. Danny Humsiston, LBEL 4. Ronel Kee, ORO (1-2) [...]
Tonasket’s girls basketball team had a loss turned into a victory after Omak had to forfeit Tuesday’s game that was critical to both squads’ playoff chances.
The Tigers wrapped up their first district playoff berth since the 2006-7 season with Tuesday’s 67-58 victory at Omak.
Tuesday’s basketball scores