Sports and Outdoors

Tigers volleyball lost first two games

LEAVENWORTH – The Tonasket volleyball team finished their first week of play with a loss to Cascade last week after losing to Oroville earlier in the week.

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Tonasket’s Michelle Timmerman (middle) pulls back to kick the ball between Oroville’s Naomi Peters (21) and Catie Arrigoni during the Tigers’ home game against the Hornets on Tuesday, Sept. 8. The game ended in a 4-4 tie.Photo by Terry Mills

Tonasket girls’ soccer begins season with tie to Oroville and win over Brid

BRIDGEPORT – The Tonasket girls’ soccer team ended their first week of play with a win against Bridgeport.

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Jessica Spear of Tonasket beginning her second lap on the Tonasket course during the cross country meet on Saturday, Sept. 12. Spear finished in fourth place with a time of 20:53.Photo by Emily Hanson

Tigers girls’ cross country finishes Tonasket Invite in second place, boys’

TONASKET – The Tigers girls’ cross country team finished the Tonasket Invite in second place with 65 points, behind only Chelan with 21 points, while the boys’ team finished in third place with 64 points behind Chelan with 44 points and Republic with 31 points.

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Junior running back Keegan McCormick (6) makes his way past Bow Valley defensive linemen as the Tigers block for him during Tonasket’s 48-34 victory over the Canadian team. Also shown is junior defensive lineman Stephen Hulse (63).Photo by Emily Hanson

Tigers pounce on victory against Canada’s Bow Valley High School, 48-34

TONASKET – In their first game of the season, the Tonasket Tigers came out with a victory against Bow Valley High School, winning 48-34.

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Photo by Terry MillsThe Tonasket varsity volleyball team is getting ready to have fun this year. The 2009 team, in the back row from left to right are: Jayden Hawkins, Jessica Rhoads, Brook Ray, Taylor Ayers, Coach Nellie Kirk, Falisha Laurie, April Webbe

Tonasket volleyball will do the best they can this season

TONASKET – With only two returning varsity seniors and a team of inexperienced varsity players, the Tonasket volleyball team will do the best they can this season, says head coach Nellie Kirk.

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Photo by Terry MillsKicking the ball this season with a new head coach, the 2009 Tonasket girls’ soccer team is, in the back row, left to right: Kelly Cruz, Alicia Edwards, Shelby Olma, Stefanie Bruner, Angela Vaughn, Ashley Booker, Alyssa Holbert and M

Laid back coaching style from new girls’ soccer head coach

TONASKET – The Tonasket girls’ soccer team is learning to work with the laid back style of their new head coach, Darren Collins.

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Photo by Terry MillsRunning across the country trails together, the Tonasket cross country team is, in no order: Corey McCrarey, Spencer Podkranic, Barry Pentz, Peter Williams, Kellen Sauer, Matthew Gschiel, Damon Halvorsen, Jake Hickman, Adam Howerton, A

Tonasket cross country has middle school runners for first time in years

TONASKET – For the first time in years, Tonasket will have middle school runners on the cross country team with the high school.

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Photo by Terry MillsThe 2009 Tonasket Tigers football team is, in no order: Andrew Grillo, Damon Sprague, Lucio Maldonado, Blake Long, Felipe Gaytan, Wade Detillian, Shalen Williams, Tom Peery, Chas Jones, Terrell Cross, Brandon Hudson, Riley Buzzard, Zac

Experience and leadership will be keys to Tigers’ football success this sea

TONASKET – A more experienced team with more leaders this season will be the keys to the Tigers’ football success this season.

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Photo by Emily HansonJace Berg from Colville riding Frostbite in the Open Bull Riding Event at the Tonasket Rodeo Grounds on Friday, Aug. 28. Berg took first place in the event with 144 points on two bulls. He was the only rider to ride both his bulls, ri

First annual Bulls and Barrels Event a success at the Tonasket Rodeo Ground

TONASKET – The Bulls and Barrels Event at the Tonasket Rodeo Grounds was a success last week, with 16 bull riders coming out with 48 barrel riders.

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The Scent of 12 team of Tonasket women at the Second Annual Spokane to Sandpoint Relay finish line. The team came in second place with a time of 28 hours and 27 minutes and was composed of 12 women with connections to Tonasket and one driver: Bobbi Catone

Tonasket women make a splash at the ‘Funnest Relay in the West’

SPOKANE – A team of 12 women, all connected to Tonasket in some way, either personally or through a relative, participated in the Second Annual Spokane to Sandpoint Relay, touted as “The Funnest Race in the West” from Aug. 14-15.

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