Sports and Outdoors

Oroville's Rebekkah McCoy, a junior, goes up for a block against Bridgeport in a match Tuesday, Oct. 6 on the Mustang's home court. Although the Lady Hornets lost, their coach described tit as one of the best games played all season. Photo by John Clevela

Hornet Volleyball travels to Kittitas for exciting match

KITTITAS – The Lady Hornets hit the road for a close match against the Lady Coyotes of Kittitas n Saturday, Oct. 10.

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Oroville’s Speiker sets record at Lake Roosevelt Invite

COULEE DAM – The Hornet Cross Country team competed in the Lake Roosevelt Invitational Cross Country meet on Saturday, Oct. 10 and Sierra Speiker set a new course record.

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Tonasket freshman Devan Utt jumps up to hit the ball over the net during Tonasket’s home game against Cascade on Tuesday, Oct. 6. Tonasket lost in three sets of 25-17, 25-13 and 25-17. Also shown is junior Jessica Rhoads.Photo by Emily Hanson

Tiger volleyball still searching for first league win

BREWSTER – The Tonasket volleyball team lost two more games last week, making their league record 0-9 with only a few weeks left in the season.

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Tonasket Ashley Booker about to kick the ball away from the Tonasket goal during the Tiger’s home loss to Cascade on Tuesday, Oct.  6.Photo by Emily Hanson

Tonasket girls’ soccer beats Chelan days after losing to Cascade

CHELAN – Just days after a shutout loss to Cascade at home, the Tigers pulled together for a win over Chelan on the road.

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Tonasket junior wide receiver Tyler Laurie trying to evade Cashmere’s senior line backer Christian O’Neal during Tonasket’s loss at Cashmere on Friday, Oct. 9. Also shown are senior quarterback Wade Detillian (12), senior running back Andrew Grillo

Tigers fall to Cashmere 49-7

CASHMERE – Despite scoring the first touchdown of the night, the Tonasket Tigers were unable to leave Cashmere victorious on Friday, Oct. 9, where they lost 49-7 to the number four ranked Bulldogs.

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Tonasket boys’ cross country team ran strong to win Omak Invitational

COULEE DAM – The Tonasket cross country team continued running strong last week in the Omak Invitational and the Lake Roosevelt Invitational.

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Tonasket junior running back Keegan McCormick runs toward the end zone for the first touchdown of the night, scored 23 seconds into the game, as the last Brewster defender with a chance of stopping him, freshman defensive back Danny Ramirez, falls to the

Shut-out Homecoming victory for Tonasket over Brewster, 34-0

TONASKET – The Tigers shut-out the Brewster Bears for a 34-0 Homecoming victory on Friday, Oct. 2.

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Amy Johnson running at the Omak-Chelan Tonasket Dual on Wednesday, Sept. 30. Spear finished the 2.1 mile two lap course with a time of 16:33.Submitted by Bob Thornton

Tonasket cross country teams running together for better times

CHELAN – The Tonasket boys and girls cross country teams are learning to run together in order to push each other for better times, as they proved during the Omak-Chelan Tonasket dual.

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Tonasket goalie junior Stefanie Brunell kicking the ball away from the Tonasket goal and back into Okanogan territory during Tonasket’s home game against Okanogan on Tuesday, Sept. 29.Photo by Emily Hanson

Tonasket girls’ soccer losses to Okanogan and Liberty Bell

WINTHROP – The Tonasket girls’ soccer team ended last week with a loss to Liberty Bell after losing to Okanogan earlier in the week.

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Tonasket junior Brooke Ray jumps up to hit the ball over the net during Tonasket’s home game against Omak on Tuesday, Sept. 29. Also shown are junior Jessica Rhoads (#11), sophomore Amber Kilpatrick (#3) and sophomore Taylor Ayers (#2).Photo by Emily Ha

Tonasket volleyball still winless in Caribou Trail League

TONASKET – After two home games in their fourth week of play, the Tonasket volleyball team is still winless in the Caribou Trail League.

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