SCAC initially says no to three C’s
The region’s 1A schools continued a high-wire act last week, trying safely to land in a league.
Okanogan boys improve to 13-0
Easton Driessen put the team on his shoulders and scored a career-high 41 points in leading the Bears past Cashmere, 76-72, on Tuesday.
Methow skiers in line for Olympics
The outlook remains great for four cross country skiers with ties to the Methow Valley to reach the Olympics in a couple weeks in Sochi, Russia.
CTL shrinks; 2B league expands
Expect some juggling of leagues following the final listing of classifications at which schools will play next year.
Egbert starts briefly for Vandals
Shane Proctor, a Lake Roosevelt graduate living in North Carolina, rode the bull C Note to a score of 86.75 to open the 21st season of Professional Bull Riders on Friday at Madison Square Garden.
Approach new year as if last
I find myself torn at the end of 2013 between writing about eating healthy during the holidays, pursuing your passion in the New Year or finding happiness at this time of year while creating memorable quotes.
Bad luck cloud hovers over teams
A thick bad-luck cloud thundered across the state, raining down inexplicable sports losses last weekend.
Tribe tracking white sturgeon
Great winter fishing awaits on several Colville tribal lakes following stocking this past year.
Okanogan County to get $1.1 million
There’s something getting ready to swim in our rivers – more salmon.
All-state football winners named
Shane Proctor, a Lake Roosevelt High School graduate now living in North Carolina, finished third in the bullriding average at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo from Dec. 5-14 in Las Vegas.
Lloyd Little always found trout to bite
When you are out ice fishing this winter, and it’s been cold enough to freeze some of the lakes for sure, I hope you are smart enough to do it safely.
Neely helps lead Freeman to title
Shane Proctor, a Lake Roosevelt High School grad now living in Troutman, N.C, won the first two nights of bullriding at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas.
Lots go against international foes
When the Australian Kempsey Spirit team played Okanogan, it reminded me that we have several athletes from this region who have competed in Australia or against Australians.
Behymer also plays for Cardinals
Kara Staggs of Okanogan is tearing up the basketball ranks while playing for North Idaho College in Coeur d’Alene.
Highlight includes 1999 state crown
Longtime Okanogan coach Denny Neely announced last week he is retiring from coaching as of today.