TONASKET – A hometown favorite, Brandon Weller, was the overall winner of this year’s Tonasket Demolition Derby in the aptly-named lime green Rough and Tough 1974 Town and Country station wagon.
Sports and Outdoors
TONASKET – The Tonasket Tigers Football team used the home-field advantage to trounce the visiting Lake Roosevelt Raiders in their season opener Friday, Sept. 2.
SEATTLE – The Oroville Hornets Football team travelled to Seattle to take on the Darrington Loggers in this year’s Emerald City Kickoff Classic at CenturyLink Field, the home of the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks.
YAKIMA – Both the boys and girls Tonasket High School tennis teams took fourth place at the 1B/2B/1A State Tennis Tournament at the Yakima Tennis Center from Friday, May 27 through Saturday, May 28.
CHENEY – The boys from the Tonasket High School men’s track team ran hard and placed high at the 1A State Track and Field Championships held at Eastern Washington University in Cheney on Friday, May 27 and Saturday, May 28.
CHELAN – The Oroville High School Boy’s Golf team finished second at the Central B District Golf Tournament held in Chelan on Tuesday, May 17.
OROVILLE – THE OROVILLE HORNET FASTPITCH TEAM FINISHED ITS SEASON WITH THREE LOSSES TO THE LAKE ROOSEVELT RAIDERS.
EAST WENATCHEE – The Oroville Hornets traveled to the District 6 Track and Field meet at Eastmont on Saturday, May 21 and the girls team brought home the District Championship.
EAST WENATCHEE – In an unusual district tennis tournament that was held outside of the district, rescheduled due to rain and stalled due to rain on the second day, one of the most unusual aspects occurred when the third place boys’ singles player was determined through a game of rock, paper, scissors.
CASHMERE – The Tonasket High School baseball team lost three games on the road last week.