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 By Garth Meyer    Sports    November 15, 2018 
Aliya Rutledge and Desiree Brown

Oakesdale takes fourth consecutive state title

Las Vegas had Celine Dion and Britney, with Aerosmith and Lady Gaga next. In Yakima, the Nighthawks-in-residence at the SunDome is held over for another year – Oakesdale winning its fourth...

 
 By Garth Meyer    Sports    November 15, 2018 

What's that song on the radio?

(To the tune of The Rolling Stones' “Miss You”) Wazzu holding out so long, football season predicted for a Gong but then Minshew Oohh ohhooo oooh hoo ooo hoo, ooo hooo oo oohoo Debt been rising at the gate, Minshew comes along of late: says “Ma...

 
Colfax Boys Cross Country

Colfax, both 6th at state

Both Colfax cross-county teams placed second in the state all B cross-country race Nov. 3 at Sun Willows in Pasco. Colfax received a boost with the addition of Oakesdale runners this year to land...

 
Gavin Merritt, Austen Apperson and Noah Phillips

Merritt places third; Bulldogs teams place 6th

Rosalia senior Gage Merritt finished his high school cross country career with a third-place finish Saturday in the all-B state race at Sun Willow golf course in Pasco. The top qualifier from the...

 
Desiree Brown

Oakesdale returns to state; Pomeroy finishes No. 2

Oakesdale and Pomeroy, the two SE foes during V-net campaign, rolled into the SunDome with two SE entries for the state finals at Yakima. Oakesdale topped Pomeroy in a four-game battle Friday on the...

 
Augie Allenbach

Chewelah ends Colfax grid year on 35-0 verdict

Football season for the Colfax Bulldogs came to end Friday at Chewelah where the Cougars, top team on from the north side of the NE League, blanked Colfax 35-0 in the crossover round. Chewelah,...

 
 By Garth Meyer    Sports    November 8, 2018
Ely Hawkins

Lyle/Wishram takes out Garfield/Palouse

The 2018 Garfield/Palouse football season ended on the Vikings' field Tuesday night in a first round playoff game against Lyle/Wishram, two towns across the river from the Dalles, Ore. The Cougars,...

 

Panthers, Broncos end Colfax v-net season

State volleyball finals will crank up at Tacoma's SunDome today without the Colfax Bulldogs, a fixture in the 2B finals, absent. The young Colfax team spun out in their bid for another trip to the...

 

Cross-country competitors, comrades

Cross-country runners for B division schools on the east side of the state raced Saturday in the sun at the Harrington Golf course in a bid for entry in the state run which will be Saturday at Pasco....

 

Both Bulldog teams bag cross-country state tickets; Merritt extends win string

Both Colfax boys and girls teams placed second Saturday in the regional qualifier on the Harrington Golf Course to win team entries into the state all-B race at Sun Willows Golf course Saturday in...

 
Asher Cai

NE volleyball finals today at St. George's

Colfax volleyball players will travel to St. George's today for the final chapters of the NE playoff action which will send four teams to the state finals at Yakima next week. Colfax, which stopped...

 
Skyler Skeen

Timberwolves face Odessa in NE crossover grid round

Tekoa/Rosalia Timberwolves Friday rolled out a 54-0 shutout over Columbia of Hunters to finish their run in the NE-north for 1B action. The T-wolves are now 7-1 in the season and will play Odessa,...

 
 By Garth Meyer    Sports    November 1, 2018

1B football: Gar/Pal, Sunnyside Christian remain tied for first

In the last week of the regular season for Southeast 1B league football, Garfield/Palouse and Sunnyside Christian held in a first-place tie after both teams won Oct. 26. Gar/Pal handled Pomeroy 78-40 while Sunnyside Christian beat St....

 

Bulldog gridders face challenge at Chewelah

Colfax football players, who sat out the last round of NE action with a bye last week, face a big challenge when they travel to Chewelah Friday to play the Cougars. Colfax travels north as the number-three finisher on the NE south side to face a...

 

Oakesdale, Pomeroy collide again for SE volleyball state ticket

It will be Oakesdale vs. Pomeroy, one more time, Friday at Oakesdale in the SE qualifier for next week’s state action at the Yakima Sundome. Both the Nighthawks and the Pirates prevailed Tuesday in the first round of the SE playoff which matched...

 
Layne Gingerich

Colfax takes a break before crossover round

Colfax football will take a bye this week before rolling into the NE crossover round to decide which three teams will advance to the first round of the state playoffs. Although other league teams...

 
Gavin Merritt

Merritt breaks 16 mark in NE final at Wilbur

Gavin Merritt of Tekoa/Rosalia ran to a big win Saturday in the District Nine cross-country race on the Wilbur Golf Course by breaking the 16-minute mark with a 15:54 time for the 5,000 meters....

 
Madison Hall

Colfax V-netters start playoffs vs. Gorillas

Colfax volleyball players will head for Davenport today and play the Gorilla girls in the first round of the NE District playoffs. The Bulldogs enter the playoff grid as the number-one team from the...

 
 By Garth Meyer    Sports    October 25, 2018

1B football: GP, Sunnyside each win

With two weeks remaining in the regular season for Southeast 1B league football, Garfield/Palouse and Sunnyside Christian remain tied for first place after each won Oct. 19. The Knights of Sunnyside Christian (7-1) got a forfeit against Touchet...

 

Oakesdale, Pomeroy will host first SE playoff round

Oakesdale finished its run through the SE net league Tuesday with a sweep over Touchet to take the top slot in the SE playoffs which will start Oct. 30. The Nighthawks wrapped their campaign at 12-0 after pegging a five game win in a showdown at...

 

Gar-Pal, SJEL top race at St. John

Garfield/Palouse cross-country boys pegged the team win with 15 points, and SJEL girls bagged the girls side with 15 Tuesday in the SE league meet on the St. John Golf Course. The two winners were the only entrants to qualify for team points....

 
 By Garth Meyer    Sports    October 18, 2018

Gar/Pal loses at Sunnyside, drops into first-place tie

The top two teams in the Southeast 1B league met Oct. 12 and came out tied for first as Sunnyside Christian handled Garfield/Palouse at Sunnyside – avenging a September loss at Palouse. With three w...

 

Reardan will bring solid load to Colfax Friday

Colfax football Friday will face a tough foe when they host the Reardan Indians in their last NE-South league home battle. The two teams will collide as the league goes down the chute for the final rounds to determine the top three finishers from...

 

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