Esparza scores 34 in Eastmont’s 69-63 win over Moses Lake

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Eastmont and Moses Lake played an exciting, back-and-forth game in boys Big-9 basketball last night with the Wildcats coming out on top 69-63…

Eastmont tops Moses Lake 69-63

Dillon Esparza led the way with a career-high 35-points for Eastmont in a game that saw 8-ties and 16 lead changes.
Eric Granstrom had the call here on the NCWLIFE Channel…

Eastmont vs Moses Lake Highlights 2021-05-26

Eastmont vs Moses Lake Highlights 2021-05-26

Marshall Tibbs led Moses Lake with 24-points on the night.

Prep Boys Basketball Scoreboard

In other action, Wenatchee evened its record at 1-and-1 with a 72-58 non-league win over Ellensburg. Ephrata edged Brewster 73-71. Quincy canned Chelan 58-38. It was Okanogan over Omak 70-50. Lake Roosevelt topped Oroville 68-45. Liberty Bell pounded Pateros 63-40. And Almira-Coulee/Hartline overwhelmed Waterville-Mansfield 68-32.

Prep Girls Basketball Scoreboard

It was a hard night for the Wenatchee girls on the hardwood, falling to Ellensburg 68-to-11. Moses Lake eased past Eastmont 63-26. Ephrata beat Brewster 48-37. Chelan quieted Quincy 55-25. It was Okanogan over Omak 67-33. Lake Roosevelt cruised past Oroville 82-26. Liberty Bell popped Pateros 53-38. And Almira-Coulee/Hartline defended its home floor with a 49-28 win over Waterville-Mansfield.

Knights sweep in Yakima

The Wenatchee Valley men and women’s basketball teams picked up victories on the road last night…

WVC Scores and Schedule

Natalie Andreas led the Lady Knights with 22-points as WVC beat Yakima Valley 76-69. Madelyn Godwin also chipped in 16 in the win for the Knights.

Jaylen Scott went off for 29-points in the nightcap as Wenatchee Valley topped the Yaks 91-73. Carter Arrasmith also helped out the cause with 17.

The Wenatchee Valley softball team hosts Treasure Valley tonight at 6 o’clock.

Prep wrestling starts today

The modified season for high school wrestlers gets underway in Chelan and Moses Lake today…

Prep Wrestling Schedule

10 teams will meet in Chelan today at 5 o’clock as the Goats will host Cascade, Ephrata, Lake Roosevelt, Omak, Pateros, Royal, Tonasket, Wahluke and Warden.

Eastmont and Wenatchee travel to Moses Lake tonight at 7.

Boys swim season kicks off at Wenatchee

The boys swimming and diving season gets underway today at Noon at the James Elwin Pool at Wenatchee High School…

Prep Boys Swimming and Diving Schedule

That’s where the Panthers will entertain Eastmont and Moses Lake.

Big tilt in bowling takes place at Eastmont Lanes today

It’s early in the girls bowling season, but the end could become clearer following today’s action at Eastmont Lanes…

Prep Girls Bowling Schedule

That’s where Eastmont hosts Wenatchee in girls action. Both teams are off to 1-and-oh starts on the season and today should prove to be another great matchup in the series.

Also today, West Valley travels to Moses Lake.

Mariners hang on to beat A’s 4-3 in Oakland

Seattle scored early and hung on late to beat Oakland 4-3 last night in the Bay area…

Mariners top Athletics 4-3

JP Crawford led the way, going 3-for-4 at the plate as the Mariners jumped out to an early lead in the top of the 1st inning…

The A’s came back to tie it off Seattle starter Logan Gilbert with 2-runs in the 2nd before the M’s bats came alive again in the 4th…

High drama would face Seattle in the 8th after Oakland cut the lead to 4-3 on a throwing error, the A’s were threatening to even the game…

Despite a scare in the 9th, Seattle would hold on for the 4-3 win, it’s second-straight. Manager Scott Servais was happy to see hitters being smart at the plate…

Seattle will go for the sweep with a day game today at 12:37 before returning home to face the Rangers on Thursday.

American League West Scoreboard

Taking a look at the American League West Scoreboard, Clayton Kershaw pitched 7-and-two-thirds innings with 6 strikeouts to lead the Dodgers over the Astros 9-2. Justin Turner was 2-for-5 at the plate with a 2-run home run.

Shohei Ohtani’s 15th home run, a 3-run shot, helped the Angels power past the Rangers 11-5. Jared Walsh was also 2-for-4 with 2-runs and 3-RBI’s for Los Angeles.

Seattle’s win drew the Mariners a game closer to the leaders in the division with Oakland and Houston both losing. The M’s stand 4-and-a-half games back at 23-and-26.