Sports and Outdoors

Hornet girls improve despite big loss

OKANOGAN – The score wasn’t pretty, but Oroville girls basketball coach Mike Bourn was pleased with his team’s play in a 71-35 loss at Caribou Trail League favorite Okanogan on Thursday, Dec. 8. “We really didn’t go down there thinking we were going to pull off some big upset,” Bourn said. “Okanogan is loaded, and [...]

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Tonasket wrestlers take second at Ephrata; Oroville third at Okanogan

Tigers and Hornets face off in dual earlier in week

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Stats ‘n’ Stuff, Dec. 4-10

High School JV / Varsity Sports This Week Friday, Dec. 16 WR – Tonasket at Tri-State Invitational (Couer díAlene, ID) Saturday, Dec. 17 BB (JV/Var) – Liberty Bell at Tonasket 6:00 / 7:30 p.m. GB (Var/JV) – Liberty Bell at Tonasket 6:00 / 7:30 p.m. WR – Oroville at Springdale Invitational 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. [...]

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Sports Stats, Dec. 1-3

Wrestling Omak PIT Tournament Team Scoring: Warden 220, Omak 113.5, Cashmere 108.5, Tonasket 93, JV All-Stars 90, Chelan 61, Okanogan 52.5, Concrete 45.5, Cascade 28, Port Townsend 23, Brewster 20, Republic 11. Finals: 105 – Jesus Dominguez, WARD, pin Jesus Dominguez, OKAN, 0:28 113 – Randy Hamilton, OKAN, dec. Joseph Pruneda, WARD, 5-3 120 – [...]

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Damon Halvorsen drills his seventh 3-pointer late in Saturday's 77-67 victory over Oroville.

Tigers rain 3-pointers on Hornets

Tonasket has been deadly from the perimeter in its first two games, hitting a total of 22 3-pointers, including 12 against rival Oroville a 77-67 victory over the Hornets.

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Tonasket's Alicia Edwards and Oroville's Kelsey Hughes - with a little help from teammate Briana Moralez - grapple for possession during Saturday's Tonasket victory.

Tonasket girls sting Hornets

Tigers hang on for 32-31 victory over Oroville on Dec. 3.

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Shorthanded Hornets open wrestling season at Davenport

Injuries, illness and eligibility issues kept Oroville from fielding half its roster at Saturday’s season-opening Davenport Wrestling Invitational.

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The Tigers' Austin Booker flashes a grin after completing a long-practiced move during a match at Saturday's Omak wrestling tournament.

Youthful Tigers take fourth at Omak

The Tiger wrestlers squeezed out a fourth place finish out of the 11-team field at Omak on Dec. 3.

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Speikers both earn medals at state cross country meet

Colfax’s Morgan Willson pulled away to a state 1B/2B girls cross country championship victory over Oroville’s Sierra Speiker on Saturday, Nov. 5, reclaiming the state title that Speiker had kept Willson from defending in 2010.

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Damon Halvorsen (1177) of Tonasket is off and running to start the state 1A cross country championship run in Pasco on Nov. 5.

Halvorsen, Hickman run at state

Damon Halvorsen and Jake Hickman returned to the state 1A cross country finals on Saturday, Nov. 5, for one last go-around.

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