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 Sports    May 23, 2019 
Amber Jones and Kennedy Cook

Oakesdale girls stack big win at CV regional meet

Oakesdale girls stacked an amazing 184.5 points Friday and Saturday at the regional qualifier on the Central Valley track to pave their way back to the state finals at Eastern Washington University...

 Sports    May 23, 2019 
Jon Kinley

Bulldog boys nip Asotin for 2B regional title

Colfax boy nipped Asotin by one-half of a point when the long regional meet was over Saturday at Central Valley. The slim win was tallied after Colfax was credited for a half point from a tie in the...

 Sports    May 23, 2019 
Helina Hahn and Anni Cox

Cofax girls get state ticket with 2-1 mark at Franklin

After enduring a long day Saturday at Franklin Park in Spokane, Colfax girls finished with a 2-1 record and a ticket to the state finals at Yakima's Gateway Park Friday and Saturday. Colfax is booked...

 Sports    May 23, 2019 
Isaiah Buri

Brewster stops Colfax boys in regional baseball round

Colfax baseball season ended right where it did last year with a loss in the second round of the regional playoffs. The Bulldogs, who had to travel to Wenatchee for the regional round after the...

 By Garth Meyer    Sports    May 23, 2019 

Colton softball heads for state

He takes the eighth-graders every year, whether they will play or not. “So they know how to act when it’s their turn,” said Brad Nilson, Colton softball coach, whose 2019 team opens at state in Yakima Friday at 1 p.m. against Wishkah Valley. Th...

 By Garth Meyer    Sports    May 23, 2019 

Colton falls to Odessa in state semifinals

The Colton High School baseball team beat Quilcene 9-0 May 18 to advance to play Odessa in a state 1B semifinal, a team they beat 15-10 May 7 in the district playoffs. This time, with a berth in the championship game on the line in Chehalis, Colton l...

Layne Gingerich

Bulldogs bump both NE top finishers to advance to state regional round

Colfax baseball players will head for the state regional round at Ferris High on Spokane's south hill Saturday after pegging back-to-back wins last Saturday in the showdown rounds for NE district...

Anni Cox

Colfax defeats Davenport for top slot at Franklin

Colfax hammered Davenport Tuesday 13-1 at McDonald Park to advance to the semi-final round of the NE District tournament which will resume Saturday at the Franklin Park complex in north Spokane. The...


Colfax golfers advance to state finals at Tumwater

All three Colfax senior golfers qualified for the state finals next week after the second round of district finals Monday on the par-72 MeadowWood course at Liberty Lake. Seniors Augie Allenbach and Bennett Gray each carded 75s to finish behind...

 By Garth Meyer    Sports    May 16, 2019

Colton softball wins two, state seeding game next

Playing at Spokane Friday, May 11, Colton beat Selkirk 15-0 and Inchelium 12-4 to advance to a state seeding game. They will meet Almira/Coulee/Hartline at 6 p.m. Friday at Franklin Park in Spokane to decide the no. 1 and no. 2 seed for the state...

 By Garth Meyer    Sports    May 16, 2019
Jackson Meyer

1B baseball state quarterfinals next next: Colton comeback just shy

They met for the state 1B championship last year, Almira/Coulee/Hartline winning it 8-4. A year later, last Saturday in Colbert, it was Colton-A/C/H again, the same two pitchers, for a game to decide...

 By Garth Meyer    Sports    May 9, 2019
Hailee Marty

Eagles baseball pushes it to end of season

The St. John/Endicott/ LaCrosse baseball team finished 2-17 on the year, playing their final two games Tuesday night at home (Endicott) against Reardan. The Eagles lost 23-3 and 19-6. In the first...

Chris McAdoo and Kolby Sisk

Bulldogs stop Dragons 2-0 in first NE playoff round

Colfax and St. George's locked up in a close battle Saturday at McDonald Park in the first round elimination game. Colfax senior Nate Akesson took the win after dueling with St. George's senior...

Abbie Boyer and Maggi Pluid

Colfax, Colton split at McDonald Park

Colfax and Colton softball teams split a non-league double Tuesday at McDonald Park as both teams tuned up for the playoff trail. The Bulldogs edged Colton 5-4 in the first game with the Wildcats...

Bree Rawls

Asotin nips Colfax boys in sub-district at Ritzville

Asotin's boys bounced back to take a five-point win Tuesday over Colfax in the sub-district qualifier at Ritzville Tuesday. The Panthers finished the day with 106 points, and Colfax,which won the NE...

 By Garth Meyer    Sports    May 9, 2019
Reece Chadwick

1B District Nine final Saturday: Colton takes league

Trailing in the bottom of the sixth inning to Odessa at Colbert in the district semifinals, Colton scored nine runs Tuesday to take the lead, winning 15-10. They now advance to meet Almira/Coulee/...


Colton softball to open playoffs Friday

After splitting a doubleheader with 2B Colfax Tuesday, the Colton softball team starts the postseason Friday afternoon with a regional first round game against Selkirk. First pitch is at 4 p.m. at Merkel Sports Complex in Spokane. Colton is the no....


Scaroni sets Bloomsday record

Susannah Scaroni set a new elite wheelchair record at Bloomsday Sunday, May 5, with a time of 29 minutes, 58 seconds for the 8-mile course. Scaroni, 28, originally from Tekoa, won her fifth Bloomsday. Her previous best time was 30:51 in 2015. Her...


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