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.
Sports and Outdoors
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. [...]
Tonasket takes third at Warden tournament, while Hornets wrestle at individual-only ACH tourney
Tonasket’s basketball teams started the week with victories over Republic, but CTL play wasn’t so kind to the Tigers.
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.
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) – [...]
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.
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.
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.
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.