Sports and Outdoors

Photo by Owen Blauman / Provided by the <I>Mercer Island Reporter</I>Unforgettable: two of the writer's classmates, Kyle Pepple (left) and Doug Gregory, can't believe what they see as they're about to cut down the net. Thirty seconds after the 1981 state

Half-Baked: Some things we never forget

It’s still the most telling sports photo I’ve ever seen. Two kids on a ladder, about to cut the net down from a basketball rim. A typical pose after championship games. But what’s different is the looks of crushing shock on their faces, mouths wide open, the net beside them hanging untouched.

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Stats -n- Stuff, Jan. 3-7

High School JV / Varsity Sports This Week Thursday, Jan. 12 GB (JV/Var) – Oroville at Chelan 6:00 / 7:30 p.m. WR – Tonasket at Okanogan (w/Omak, Chelan) 6:00 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13 BB (JV/Var) – Oroville at Lake Roosevelt 6:00 / 7:30 p.m. GB (Var/JV) – Oroville at Lake Roosevelt 6:00 / 7:30 p.m. [...]

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Tonasket, Oroville wrestlers hit Saturday tournaments

Tonasket takes third at Warden tournament, while Hornets wrestle at individual-only ACH tourney

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Cascade's pressure defense left the Tigers, including Amber Kilpatrick, little room to maneuver.

Rough league start for Tonasket basketball teams

Tonasket’s basketball teams started the week with victories over Republic, but CTL play wasn’t so kind to the Tigers.

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Oroville hoopsters sweep Bridgeport

Oroville’s boys basketball team defeated Bridgeport despite 10 3-pointers by the Mustangs, while the girls pulled away from the Fillies in the final quarter.

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Stats -n- Stuff, Dec. 27-30

High School JV / Varsity Sports This Week Friday, Jan. 6 BB (JV/Var) – Tonasket at Chelan 6:00 / 7:30 p.m. GB (Var/JV) – Tonasket at Chelan 6:00 / 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 7 WR – Tonasket at Warden Invitational 10:00 a.m. BB (JV/Var) – Cascade at Tonasket 6:00 / 7:30 p.m. GB (Var/JV) – [...]

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Oroville girls beat Wellpinit again

WELLPINIT – The Oroville girls basketball team defeated Wellpinit for the second time in six days on Thursday, Dec. 29, winning a 50-45 road contest.

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Cashmere puts the hurt on Hornets

CASHMERE – The Oroville boys basketball team took to the road on Dec. 29 to play at Cashmere, ranked second in recent state 1A polling.

The long bus trip was made even longer by a 74-42 loss to the Bulldogs.

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Photos by Brent Baker - Baylie Tyus goes up for two of her 17 points during Tonasket's overtime loss to Republic.

Tonasket girls fall twice at Brewster tourney

Playing their second game in as many days, the Tonasket girls basketball team dropped an overtime heartbreaker to Republic in the consolation game of the Brewster Christmas Tournament on Friday, Dec. 30, 40-39.

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Tiger wrestlers tested at Royal tourney

Tonasket traveled to Royal City on Dec. 29 for the Royal Christmas Tournament, taking 11th out of 18 teams in a field filled state tournament tested teams.

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