For only the second time this season, the Wenatchee Valley men’s basketball team lost a game. The North Idaho Cardinals knocked off the Knights 89-71 last night in Coeur d’Alene. Austin Hatch led WVC with 14-points.
The Lady Knights also fell at North Idaho last night with the Cardinal’s Alex Carlton hitting a 3-pointer with 7-seconds remaining to lift the home squad to a 66-63 victory. Cariann Kunkel led WVC in scoring with 17-points.
#1 Gonzaga hosts Santa Clara
Coming up on the men’s college schedule tonight, #8 Oregon plays at Washington State at 6 on the Pac-12 Network. Central Washington hosts Alaska Anchorage at 7:30. Eastern Washington is at Idaho at 7:30. Washington hosts Oregon State at 8. Also at 8, #1 Gonzaga hosts Santa Clara in the Kennel on ESPN2.
Central hosts Western in Ellensburg
On the hardwoods for the women tonight, it’s Central Washington hosting Western Washington at 5:15. Eastern Washington plays at Idaho at 5:30. And #16 Gonzaga plays at Santa Clara at 7 o’clock.
Eastmont girls have match at Moses Lake
Weather permitting, here’s what’s on the prep schedule for today, beginning with girls bowling…
Wenatchee travels to Selah at 3:30 while Moses Lake will host Eastmont, also at 3:30. The Panthers lead the Big-9 at 8-and-2 while Eisenhower is second at 7-and-2. The Wildcats are in 3rd at 6-and-3.
Eastmont swims at West Valley today
In boys swimming and diving today…
Moses Lake at Davis will take on Eisenhower at Lion’s Pool in Yakima at 4. Also at 4, Eastmont swims at West Valley.
Entiat girls take to the road
There’s only one prep basketball game on the schedule for today…
Entiat is on the road at Easton for a schedule 5:45 tip time.
Wenatchee hosts Moses Lake in wrestling on NCWLIFE Channel
And on the wrestling mats…
A double dual that was schedule for Cashmere, Omak and Okanogan at Chelan last night had to be postponed due to weather. We don’t have a makeup date for that yet.
Coming up tonight, Ephrata hosts Grandview at 6. Ephrata is also the site for matches between Quincy, Prosser and Grandview at 6 o’clock. Eastmont travels to Davis at 7. And the Wenatchee Panthers host the Moses Lake Chiefs tonight at 7. Eric Granstrom will be mat side for the play-by-play on the NCWLIFE Channel. We’ll air it after hockey at 9 o’clock.
Hockey Night features Wild and Smoke Eaters in NCWLIFE
Speaking of hockey, it’s Hockey Night on the NCWLIFE Channel…
The Wild are hosting the Trail Smoke Eaters at 7 o’clock here on the official TV station for the Wenatchee Wild. Arch Ecker has the play-by-play.
Then coming up this weekend, Wenatchee begins a four-game home stand tomorrow night with the Cowichan Valley Capitals in town. It’s Boy Scouts Night tomorrow night at 7:05.
Then on Saturday, it’s Military Appreciate Night with themed-jerseys, which will be auctioned off after the game is over. The Surrey Eagles are in for that game with the puck dropping at 7:05.