West Valley beats Wenatchee to tie for first

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West Valley’s win over Wenatchee creates tie

YAKIMA, WA – The battle for first in the Big 9 went to the Rams last night in Yakima…
West Valley beat Wenatchee 50-41 to move into a tie for first in league standings behind Logan Kinloch’s 22-points, 11 of which in the first quarter. Garrett Long led Wenatchee with 12 points while JJ Jelsing had 11. Wenatchee must win Friday and get some help from Davis against West Valley to take the league title.

Also last night, Eastmont’s Isaac Wellborn went off for 38-points with seven 3-pointers as the Wildcats beat Sunnyside in overtime 81-75. Preston Esparza kicked in 15 while Trey Haberlock had 11 as Eastmont finishes the season 5-and-7 in league play and will travel to either Moses Lake or Davis for the district play-in game next Tuesday.

Sunnyside clinches title, Wenatchee eliminated

In girls play last night…
Despite 13-points from Kaitlyn Cox, Sunnyside dispatched Eastmont 77-48 to clinch the Big 9 league title and won for the 9th straight time. Eastmont will play at Davis in a district play-in game next Tuesday at 5:45.

Wenatchee was officially eliminated from the post-season, falling at West Valley 53-28. Emily Redman led the Panthers with 11 points, who will finish the season tomorrow at home against Moses Lake.

Cashmere freshman picked for elite biathlon training

Cashmere High School freshman Bella Fox has been chosen to attend a junior development camp for the United States Biathlon Association held next week in Soldiers Hollow, Utah…

This event is held concurrent with the International Biathlon World Cup race held at the same location. Bella will be coached, trained and ski with the USA Biathlon Team for a week.
Bella has also been chosen to represent the US Biathlon Association in Sweden at the World Championship Jr. Development Camp in March. Congratulations Bella!

Hockey Night features Wild and Venom from Saturday

It’s Hockey Night tonight on the NCWLIFE Channel…
As we’ll feature the Wenatchee Wild and Vernon Vipers from a game held last Saturday at the Town Toyota Center. Arch Ecker has the play-by-play on the Wenatchee Wild Hockey Network…

Wenatchee Wild vs Vernon Highlights 2019-02-02

Wenatchee Wild vs Vernon Highlights 2019-02-02

Watch the game in its entirety tonight at 7 on the NCWLIFE Channel.

Wild head to B.C. for three game weekend trip

Speaking of the Wild, they’re having a busy weekend on the road in B.C…
Wenatchee will be at Cowichan Valley Friday at 7. Then they’ll be at Victoria Saturday at 7 and Coquitlam Sunday at 3. The Wild enter the weekend in third place in the BCHL’s Interior Division with 60-points. That’s 5 behind Merritt and 9-points behind first place Penticton.

WSU and UW in Grand Canyon State for games on TV

Coming up in Men’s College Basketball tonight…
Washington State is at Arizona State at 5 on the Pac-12 Network. Washington plays at Arizona at 6 on ESPN2. The 4th ranked Gonzaga Bulldogs are home tonight against San Francisco at 6 o’clock.