Sports and Outdoors

Oroville girls fall in district title game

WENATCHEE – A staunch defensive effort wasn’t enough for the upset Wednesday, Feb. 19, as the Oroville girls basketball team dropped a hard-fought defensive battle to White Swan, 45-31. The Hornets held White Swan to 14 points below its average, and its lowest point total since a December lost to Sunnyside Christian, but had to [...]

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Fest, but no fish

Third straight skunking prompts change MOLSON – The fish were biting at Sidley and Molson Lakes. Two weeks ago, anyway. By the time the Northwest Ice Fishing Festival commenced Saturday, Feb. 15, the 5,000 or so Rainbow Trout that had been planted and nurtured through the winter had done their vanishing act for the third [...]

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Four Tigers, four Hornets heading to state wrestling finals

Mat Classic XXVI State finals brackets Final brackets for Class 1A District 6/7 regional Tonasket’s Collin Aitcheson (120 lbs), Jorge Juarez (132), John Rawley (182) win regional titles; Vance Frazier (106) finishes fourth to clinch state finals berths. Dyllan “Peaches” Walton (126) finishes fifth and is an alternate. Full bracket   Final brackets for Class [...]

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Tonasket and Oroville regional wrestling brackets

Wrestling Brackets (incl. Tonasket) at Freeman for Saturday, Feb. 15 –  Class 1A District 6-7 Regional 2014 Wrestling Brackets (incl. Oroville) at Kittitas for Friday & Saturday, Feb. 15-16 – Class 1B/2B Eastern Regional 2014

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Oroville girls win CWL North; Hornet boys fall to LR

  Oroville’s girls built 23 point lead and held off a Lake Roosevelt rally to clinch their first league title in memory. The Hornet boys showed patience and discipline in building a five point lead over Lake Roosevelt early in the third quarter, but turnovers proved costly as the Raiders rallied in in the second [...]

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District Wrestling Results (Brackets)

Caribou Trail League 1A District Results (includes Tonasket) Northeast B District Results (includes Oroville)

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Bonaparte Snow Drags

BONAPARTE LAKE – The cold (minus-12 degree) weather held the crowd down a bit, but the sleds were nonetheless roaring on the ice at the Bonaparte Lake Snow Drags on Saturday, Feb. 8. Enjoy some views from the warmth of your own home below.

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NW Ice Fishing Festival more than fishing

Fest kicks off with Pat McManus play, Friday Feb. 14
MOLSON – The last couple of years the fisherman got skunked at the NW Ice Fishing Festival, however reports have been coming in all winter of “fish on” so chances are there will be prize winning trout caught on Saturday, Feb. 15.

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Class 1A District 6 (CTL) and Class B Northeast District Wrestling Brackets

CASHMERE - Wrestling brackets released for the District 6 wrestling tournament this Friday and Saturday (download the PDF below). Top seeds are the top line of each weight class bracket; #2 seeds are the bottom line of each bracket. First round action in Cashmere begins Friday, Feb. 7, at 5:30 p.m, and continues Saturday starting at [...]

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Tonasket wrestling summaries

 #3 Quincy 46, #11 Tonasket 26 (Rankings from Washington Wrestling Report) 170 – Austin Knowlton (T) dec. #11 Iche Ramirez (Q), 12-10 – (T 3, Q 0) 182 – #6 Steven Gomez (Q) pin Frank Holfeltz (T), 1:29 – (T 3, Q 6) 195 – #1 John Rawley (T) pin Cade Wallace (Q), 1:23 – [...]

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