Sports and Outdoors

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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Tonasket junior linebacker Dustin Silverthorn takes down a Cascade running back as sophomore linebacker John Stedtfeld rushes to assist in the tackle during Tonasket’s away game against Cascade on Friday, Sept. 25.Photo by Emily Hanson

Tigers inconsistent in 41-13 loss to Cascade

LEAVENWORTH – Looking at the statistics of Tonasket’s away game against Cascade on Friday, Sept. 25, the final score of 41-13 seems like a mistake, but an inconsistent Tonasket team and a fast-moving Cascade team made the difference.

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Tonasket senior April Webber dug deep to return the ball to Chelan during Tonasket’s home loss on Tuesday, Sept. 22.Photo by Terry Mills

Tonasket volleyball still searching for first league win

OKANOGAN – The Tonasket volleyball team is still searching for their first league win after ending their third week of play with losses at home and away.

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Tonasket freshman Kelly Cruz works on stealing the ball from a Brewster girl during Tonasket’s home win on Tuesday, Sept. 22.Photo by Emily Hanson

Tiger girls’ soccer takes down Brewster; falls to Cascade and Cashmere

CASHMERE – After a win over Brewster earlier in the week, the Tonasket girls’ soccer team fell to Cascade and Cashmere on the road.

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Tonasket’s Halvorsen’s 15th place finish highest Tigers have done at Spokan

SPOKANE – The Tonasket cross country team did better than they ever have at the Spokane Valley Classic this year.

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Manson lines up to take a shot at the goal with Hornet goalie Taylor Sariento defending. She had "great play" in the second half, according to Coach Laura Kinman. Photo by Les Bowen

Hornet Soccer suffers losses to Manson, Omak

OROVILLE – The Hornets dropped their two most recent soccer matches on the road, falling to both Omak and Manson.

On Thursday, Sept. 10 the Lady Hornets traveled to Omak to play the Pioneers. After a half time tie of two to two the Hornets ended up losing to the Lady Pioneers three to six.

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Nicky Perez on one of his 17 carries for 138 yards.Photo by Joyce Hutchinson

Oroville Hornets shut out LB Lions

WINTHROP – The Oroville Hornets defeated the Liberty Bell Lions in a 21 to zero victory last week.

The Hornet’s defense held Liberty Bell to minus five yards rushing and five yards total offense in their 21-0 win Friday Night in Winthrop, according to Coach Tam Hutchinson.

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Lady Hornet Volleyball knocks off Manson

MANSON – On Tuesday, Sept. 15, the Oroville Lade Hornet Volleyball players traveled to Manson for an exciting competition which ended in a victory for the Hornets.

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