Sports and Outdoors

Oroville junior Duke Sykes tries to get Lake Roosevelt junior Sterling Shephard onto his back during the third round of the 171 pound weight class in the B Division at the 2011 Washington Mat Classic XXII Championships on Saturday, Feb. 19. Sykes lost to

Hornets 14th at State Wrestling

TACOMA – After two whole days of tough competition, the Oroville Hornets wrestling team left the Tacoma Dome with one state placer among the three wrestlers who went.

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Tonasket senior Peter Williams curls over Omak’s Sammy Trudeaux in an effort to roll him to his back during the semi-final round of the 140 pound weight class at the District 6 wrestling tournament in Omak on Saturday, Feb. 5. Williams lost the round 5-

Second place finish for Tigers at Districts

OMAK – The Tonasket Tigers finished the District 6 Wrestling Tournament in second place with 239.50 points, trailing only Omak with 353 points on Saturday, Feb. 5.

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Lady Tigers finish final week 1-2

TONASKET – The Tonasket girls’ basketball team finished their final week of the season with one win and two losses last week for a fifth place Caribou Trail League finish, ending with a league record of 2-8 and an overall record of 8-12.

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Tigers end season with three losses

TONASKET – The Tonasket boys’ basketball team ended their season with three league losses last week for a last-place Caribou Trail League finish, a league record of 0-10 and an overall record of 9-11.

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Oroville boys basketball has ‘fantastic week’ on the road

BREWSTER – Oroville Boys Basketball had a successful week on the road, beating Bridgeport and Pateros, then got their revenge for a major loss at home against Brewster.

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Hornets wrestle shorthanded at Districts

WINTHROP – Oroville finished second from the top at Districts, with Nick Perez, wrestling 140 and Gabe Beltran, wrestling 285, taking championships.

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Tonasket senior Brandon Clark makes a jump shot over a Bridgeport defender during the Tigers’ home game against Bridgeport on Tuesday, Dec. 7. Photo by Emily Hanson

Tonasket boys’ b-ball undefeated so far

PATEROS – After four games, the Tonasket boys’ basketball team is undefeated so far.

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Tonasket’s Lee Leavell gets Oroville’s Nick Perez into a headlock as he works to throw him down to the mat during Tonasket’s match in Oroville on Wednesday, Dec. 8. Leavell won this match-up 5-4. Photo by Terry Mills

Tigers beat Hornets; finish 2nd at Ephrata Tournament

EPHRATA – The Tonasket wrestling team finished second at the Ephrata Tournament last week days after defeating the Oroville team in a match.

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Tonasket senior Shelby Olma makes a lay-up shot against Bridgeport during the Lady Tigers’ home game on Tuesday, Dec. 7. Photo by Emily Hanson

Lady Tigers 2-2 after two weeks

PATEROS – The Tonasket Lady Tigers have won their last two games, giving them a 2-2 record after the first two weeks of the season.

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Kody Kramer, a senior at Pacific University, is a former Oroville Hornet Wrestler.

Kody Kramer has best finish for Pacific University in Mike Clock Open

FOREST GROVE, Ore. – Kody Kramer, a senior at Pacific University, finished fifth at 157 pounds to be the top finisher for the Pacific men’s wrestling team as they played host to the Mike Clock Open at the Stoller Center on Sunday.

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