Sports and Outdoors

Photo by Brent Baker — Connor Hughes (21) and the Hornets had no answer for 6-8 Ty Egbert, who kept Oroville from scoring many points in the paint during Friday's contest.

Battle for first is no contest

Lake Roosevelt handed Oroville a 72-29 defeat in a game that had first place on the line in the Central Washington 2B League North Division.

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Tigers solid in loss at Cashmere

The Tonasket boys basketball team didn’t come home from Cashmere with a victory, but their 50-39 loss to the Bulldogs may well have been their best performance of the season.

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Photo by Brent Baker — The Tonasket Apple Pie Invitational could easily have gone by the moniker "Mitchell Invitational" as for the second straight year Tiger coach Dave Mitchell's sons brought their teams to the tourney. Patrick (left) is the head coac

Tonasket, Oroville take 5th and 6th at Apple Pie

Tonasket’s wrestling team earned a fifth place finish at its Apple Pie Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 14, while Oroville wrestled to a sixth-place finish.

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Photo by Brent Baker — Callie Barker (left) and Sierra Speiker try to contain Lake Roosevelt's Jada Desautel during Friday's loss to the Raiders.

State-ranked Raiders hold off Oroville girls

Oroville’s girls basketball team wasn’t able to upset Lake Roosevelt. But their 56-50 loss to the Raiders on Friday, Jan. 13, certainly sent a message.

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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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