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The Tonasket girls’ soccer team with their first-year coach Darren Collins. The team this year, in alphabetical order, were Adrianna Benitez, Ashley Booker, Stefanie Brunell, Blanca Cosino, Kelly Cruz, Alicia Edwards, Kathylea Gibson, Sanna Härkönen,

Three Tonasket girls’ soccer players honored with CTL All-League Awards

TONASKET – During the girls’ soccer team banquet on Thursday, Nov. 12, first year head coach Darren Collins announced that three girls were chosen for Caribou Trail League All-League awards.

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Spencer Podkranic (left) and Corey McCrarey were the only seniors on the Tonasket High School cross country team this past season. McCrarey received a first-year letter, was chosen as a Caribou Trail League Honorable Mention and was chosen as the team cap

Seven Tonasket cross country runners earned CTL All-League awards this seas

TONASKET – During the cross country team banquet on Friday, Nov. 13, head coach Bob Thornton announced that seven runners earned Caribou Trail All-League awards.

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Naomi Peters moves the ball across the field in a home match against Bridgeport last Thursday. The Hornets lost after two sudden-death tie-breakers after regulation play. Photo by Gary DeVon

Oroville loses a heart-breaker to Bridgeport

OROVILLE – After two sudden-death tie breakers failed to determine a winner, the Oroville Hornets lost to the Bridgeport Fillies on penalty kicks.

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Hornet Connor Hughes of Oroville came in first at an “unofficial league meet” held at the state park in Oroville. Hughes and Liberty Bell’s Taylor Woodruff battled for top spot over the course’s entire three miles, according to Oroville’s Coach

Runner Connor Hughes takes first at home meet against LB

OROVILLE – Oroville and Liberty Bell had a duel meet on Thursday, Oct. 22 at Lake Osoyoos Veterans Memorial State Park.

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Hornet Nicky Perez went three yards to score a touchdown, followed up with a two point conversion with Perez again going three yards for the two points, giving Oroville a 21-18 lead.  The score was made possible after Oroville linebacker Matt Studard blit

Hornets end season with a win

OROVILLE – After starting the season with six straight wins, and then dropping three in a row, the Oroville Hornets got back in the win column in a come from behind 21-18 victory over the Soap Lake Eagles.

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Tonasket senior quarterback Wade Detillian looks for an open receiver during Tonasket’s final game against Lakeside High School on Friday, Nov. 6. Tonasket won 14-7. Photo by Terry Mills

Late TD seals 14-7 Tiger victory over Lakeside

TONASKET – With one minute and 15 seconds left in the game, the Tonasket football field echoed with cries of “defense” as the Tigers worked hard to prevent the Lakeside Eagles from scoring. The effort paid off and the Tigers won 14-7 in their final game of the season.

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Tonasket sophomore Damon Halvorsen finishing the two mile mark of the state cross country meet with a time of 10:55 and in 15th place. Halvorsen went on to finish the course in 16th place with a time of 17:17. Submitted by Bob Thornton

Tonasket’s Halvorsen 16th at the state cross country meet

PASCO – Tonasket sophomore Damon Halvorsen finished the state cross country meet at Sun Willows Golf Course in 16th place with a time of 17:17.

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Tonasket freshman Devan Utt jumps up in the air to knock the ball back to Okanogan during Tonasket’s final home game of the season. Tonasket lost in three sets of 25-13, 26-24 and 25-16. Photo by Emily Hanson

Tonasket volleyball lost final three games

CASHMERE – The Tonasket volleyball team lost their final three games during their last weeks of the season.

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Tonasket’s Damon Halvorsen running behind Cashmere’s Roman Velazquez during the cross country district meet on Thursday, Oct. 29. Halvorsen finished the meet in second place with a time of 16:46. Submitted by Bob Thornton

Tonasket’s Halvorsen headed to state cross country meet

WENATCHEE – After running strong and finishing the district meet in second place, Tonasket’s Damon Halvorsen will be running at the state cross country meet in Pasco on Sun Willows golf course on Saturday, Nov. 7 at noon.

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Tonasket defensive back Keegan McCormick tackling an Omak running back on Thursday, Oct. 29. The Pioneers were too fast for the Tigers and Tonasket lost at home 48-7. Photo by Terry Mills

Tigers not fast enough in 48-7 home loss

TONASKET – The Tigers weren’t fast enough to stop a balanced Omak football team during their home game on Thursday, Oct. 29 and they lost 48-7.

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