Wenatchee downs West Valley in district playoffs

WHS over WV Baseball

Wenatchee used a 5-run second inning to open up a lead it would not relinquish in downing West Valley 9-5 to advance in the baseball district playoffs Tuesday…

Wenatchee vs West Valley Baseball 2019-05-07

Wenatchee vs West Valley Baseball 2019-05-07

The big inning included two RBI singles and three bases-loaded walks, something coach Jeff Zender was pleased to see…

Jeff Zender on Win 2019-05-07

Jeff Zender on Win 2019-05-07

Gavin Woodring worked six and two-thirds innings on the mound to earn the victory. He said he felt good about his outing and was thankful to his teammates…

Gavin Wooding on Win 2019-05-07

Gavin Wooding on Win 2019-05-07

Coach Zender says he likes that they played Tuesday to stay fresh for the next round on Friday…

Jeff Zender on Playing Friday 2019-05-07

Jeff Zender on Playing Friday 2019-05-07

With the 9-5 win, Wenatchee advances to the District Semifinals and will play at Davis Friday at 5 o’clock.

Prep Baseball Scores

In the other play-in game, Eastmont traveled to Eisenhower and picked up a 4-1 victory. That means a date with Moses Lake in the District Semifinals at Larson Field Friday at 5.

At the District 1A tournament in Ephrata, Chelan edged Okanogan 1-0 for the Championship. Then, Okanogan ended Cashmere’s season with a 6-2 victory to advance to the crossover games with the Northeast A League.

And in Manson, the Trojans took care of the Waterville-Mansfield Shockers by a final of 7-to-2.

Eastmont sweeps Wenatchee in softball

Eastmont used a big first inning and went on to beat Wenatchee 11-6 in softball yesterday. Joel Norman had the call on the NCWLIFE Channel…

Eastmont over Wenatchee Softball 2019-05-07

Eastmont over Wenatchee Softball 2019-05-07

Prep Softball Scoreboard

There you see it, Eastmont with the big win 11-6. Eastmont won the second game 14-12 to take both games of the doublheader. Also yesterday, it was Waterville-Mansfield downing Manson 16-to-3.

Eastmont advances while Wenatchee’s season ends in soccer

On the Les Schwab Prep Soccer Playoff Scoreboard…

Prep Soccer Scoreboard

Cashmere edged Bridgeport 2-1 to advance to the District 6 1-A Championship. The Bulldogs will face Cascade after the Kodiaks dispatched Chelan 7-nil.

In the District 6 4-A Tournament, Wenatchee’s season came to an end, falling to Sunnyside 2-1. Eastmont advanced to the District Championship against Sunnyside with a 2-1 win over West Valley.

Wenatchee finishes tennis season with sweep over Sunnyside

In prep tennis yesterday…

Prep Tennis Scoreboard

Wenatchee swept Sunnyside 7-0 for the boys and 7-0 for the girls. And Davis swept Eastmont, 5-2 on the boy’s side, 6-1 for the girls.

College Commitment

Most of our area high school seniors have signed their letters of intent to the colleges of their choice, but a ceremony honoring those choices will take place tonight at Wenatchee High School…

College Commitment Ceremony

The so-called College Commitment Ceremony for Wenatchee High School will kick off at 6 o’clock in the Main Gym.

Yankees walk-off over Mariners in 9th

The Mariner bullpen couldn’t hold a lead for Marco Gonzales as the Yankees scored three runs in the bottom of the 9th to win 5-4 last night…

Yankees down Mariners 5-4

Gio Urshela hit a 2-run home run off Anthony Swarzack in the 9th to tie it at 4-4, then DJ LeMahieu hit a walk-off, RBI single off Roenis Elias for the 5-4 win.

Gonzales went six innings, allowing 1-run on 3-hits with 3-strikeouts for a no-decision.

The two teams go at it again today at 3:35 with Yusei Kikuchi taking the hill for the Mariners against the Yankees’ Jonathan Loaisiga.

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Eric Granstrom
Eric comes to NCWLIFE Channel after a 26-year career in radio, having most-recently served as the Producer of the Seahawks Radio Network; Weekend Sports Anchor on KOMO AM1000 in Seattle; and Program Director of KKRV 104.7FM/KWIQ 100.3FM/KKRT 900AM in Wenatchee and Moses Lake. Eric is an avid outdoorsman, hunting and fishing throughout the northwest, including co-hosting, filming and producing Dave Graybill’s “Fishing Magician TV.” Eric lives in East Wenatchee with his wife, Marion and has one daughter, Gracie (21) and two stepsons Trent (26) and Taylor (21).