About Brent Baker

Brent, 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

Tonasket 49, Liberty Bell 19 – Individual wrestling results

Individual results

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Tonasket boys earn second non-league win

Tonasket wins at Lake Roosevelt, hosts rival Oroville this Friday.

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Youthful Hornets hit the learning curve at Republic

Foul trouble and one bad quarter costly for Hornets at Republic on Dec. 4.

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Foul trouble dooms Hornet girls

Oroville girls outshot 38-8 at foul line in first loss of the season.

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Raider girls dominate second half to defeat Tonasket

Tigers blanked in fourth quarter of Tuesday’s loss at Lake Roosevelt.

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Tuesday, Dec. 4 Basketball Scores

Caribou Trail League and Central Washington 2B League Girls Basketball Lake Roosevelt 60, Tonasket 36 (NL) Republic 44, Oroville 23 (NL) Okanogan 68, Almira-Coulee/Hartline 31 (NL) Cascade 65, Cle Elum 36 (NL) Eastmont at Cashmere, ppd. (12/20) Quincy 35, Wahluke 30 (NL) Pateros 55, Liberty Bell 11 (NL) Bridgeport 28, Waterville 25 (NL) Entiat 49, Manson 35 [...]

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Slideshow | Winterfest lights up Tonasket

Click on the slideshow below to see the rest of our Winterfest pictures!

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Oroville girls wallop Curlew

CURLEW – Oroville’s girls basketball team raced to an early lead Saturday, Dec. 1, at Curlew and coasted to a 51-28 victory over the Cougars to win their second game in two days. “They had a couple of good guards that bombed in some early threes,” said Oroville coach Mike Bourn. “But we were a [...]

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Tonasket scorches Lady Lions in opener

  TONASKET – After just one game, the Tonasket girls basketball team is already showing progress. The Tigers, who only reached the 50-point mark once all last season, blew past that on Friday, Nov. 30, with a season-opening 65-35 victory over Liberty Bell. The contest was never in doubt as Tonasket raced to a 21-2 [...]

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Tigers pull away late for opening-night win

Agustin Pedregon’s winning percentage as the Tonasket boys basketball coach will never be higher. The Tigers won their new coach’s opening game 60-50 over Liberty Bell on Friday, Nov. 30, to lift Pedregon to a technically-unbeaten 1-0 record on opening night. They also made it a bit interesting in doing so.

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