Wild Win Division Title, Advance to League Championship

Wenatchee advances to face Prince George for the BCHL Championship with 4-1 series win over Trail.


Wild Down Trail 6-1, Win Interior Division Title

WENATCHEE, WA – “Year Ten in the Den” certainly has been a memorable one for the Wenatchee Wild. And the run won’t end just yet…
Wenatchee defeated Trail 6-to-1 Friday in front of over 3,000 fans at the Town Toyota Center to win the Interior Division Championship and move on to the BCHL finals. After a scoreless first period, Wenatchee came out firing in the second with familiar names lighting the lamp. Arch Ecker had the call on the Wenatchee Wild Hockey Network…

Wenatchee advances to face Prince George in the Fred Page Memorial Cup with home ice advantage. Game 1 of the best-of-seven series is Friday night at 7:05.

Back in the Wild’s second year of existence, playing in the North American Hockey League, Wenatchee made it to the NAHL championship game, falling to the St. Louis Bandits in the Robertson Cup. Eight seasons later and in a new league, Wenatchee has a chance to make history.

Moses Lake Sweeps Eastmont in Baseball Twin Bill

Not long before the rains came Friday, area baseball teams were able to get some games in, as we turn to the Les Schwab Prep Scoreboard…
Cascade lost both ends of a doubleheader, first 10-2 to Blaine, then 12-4 to Meridian. Blaine then travelled to Chelan to take on the Goats for its second game of the day and fell by a final of 7-4.

Eastmont hosted Moses Lake in a Big 9 doubleheader at Dan White Field and struggled defensively in the opener, committing 6-errors in a 6-2 loss. A tight nightcap was made less so by a Chief 3-run home run in the top of the 5th as Moses Lake went on for the 8-5 victory.

Saturday’s twin bill for Chelan and Connell was postponed due to the rain.

Such was the case for the Saturday schedule in softball…
As Chelan and Cashmere’s doubleheaders had to be postponed. Cascade was able to get in two games with Mt. Baker Friday, winning the opener 4-1 before dropping the nightcap 14-3.

Eastmont Boys Soccer Remains Unbeaten in Big Nine

On the Les Schwab Prep boys soccer scoreboard…
Chelan and Warden was postponed Friday while Eastmont remained undefeated in Big 9 play with a 4-2 win at Eisenhower.

On the prep schedule for today…
High School golf has the Big 9 boys playing their 3rd POD at Wenatchee Golf and Country Club today, teeing off at 1 o’clock. In tennis, Wenatchee hosts Eisenhower at 3. Quincy travels to Chelan and Entiat is at Pateros, both at 4 o’clock.

Mariners Snowed Out Sunday, Head for KC Monday

The Mariner’s game with Minnesota was snowed out Sunday at Target Field…
That after Seattle’s coldest game in franchise history Saturday in an 11-4 victory. Game time temperature for first pitch that day was 27-degrees. Kyle Seager braved the cold with a 2-run homer and his 1,000th career hit. Seattle’s in Kansas City to begin a 3-game series today as Marco Gonzalez gets the start against Jakob Junis. First pitch is at 5:15.

Patrick Reed held onto his lead at the Masters and a furious comeback attempt Sunday by Jordan Spieth to win his first Green Jacket at 15-under. Rickie Fowler was second at minus-14 and Spieth, one shot shy of tying the course-record with a 64 on the final round, was 3rd at 13-under.

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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).