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Girls basketball takes win, loss; boys basketball loses both games

Moses Lurbur and Chris Danko

January 23, 2017

Girls basketball had a roller coaster week, triumphing over Eastmont on Friday, 53-43, but falling to West Valley by a narrow margin on Saturday, 58-54. The boys basketball team narrowly lost to Eastmont, 53-50. The Panthers di...

Yant sets sights on bowling state

January 20, 2017

Delaney Yant’s passion began early. Someone visited her elementary school, and invited the kids to bowl.  It was a Saturday morning league, with kids aged 8-12. Her parents were supportive of her desire to join. As a fourth...

Wenatchee bowling falls to Eastmont

Sylvia Hwang, Sports Editor

January 11, 2017

The Wenatchee High School girls bowling team lost to Eastmont yesterday at Eastmont Lanes, with a final score of 4-1, despite a stand-out performance from junior Taylor Bitterman, roll her first game of over 200 with a score o...

Boys swim and dive snags state times at Kentridge Invitational

Jessica Wierzbicki, Opinion Editor

January 11, 2017

The Wenatchee High School swim and dive team took fourth out of 34 teams and secured six state meets spots at the Kentridge Invite on Saturday. The team of juniors Braden Dilly and Charlie Cutter, and freshmen Cameron Wheeler ...

Wenatchee bowling narrowly tops West Valley

Sylvia Hwang, Sports Editor

January 5, 2017

The Wenatchee High School bowling team defeated West Valley by a narrow 44-pin margin, racking up its highest pin count all season in yesterday’s match at Eastmont Lanes. The final score was 3-2. The Panthers finished the first game behind...

Wenatchee swim and dive sweeps Eastmont in home meet

Jessica Wierzbicki, Opinion Editor

January 5, 2017

The Wenatchee High School boys swim and dive defeated Eastmont 140.5-45.5 on Tuesday at the WHS pool, taking first in every event. “What I thought was particularly cool about this meet was the fact that we had so many freshmen w...

Wenatchee bowling tops Davis by 387 pins

Sylvia Hwang, Sports Editor

December 14, 2016

The Wenatchee High School girls bowling team won all four of its games against Davis yesterday at Eastmont Lanes, with a pin difference of 387. Wenatchee scored pin counts of 731 and 796 in their first and second games, and sc...

WEEKEND SPORTS RECAP: Basketball and bowling perform well

Chris Danko and Sylvia Hwang

December 12, 2016

Basketball  The Wenatchee High School varsity boys and girls basketball teams pulled both off wins against Eastmont on Friday night. The boys narrowly won, 52-46. The Panthers got off to a slow start, as Eastmont started wi...

Wenatchee bowling shuts down Moses Lake

Sylvia Hwang, Staff Reporter

December 9, 2016

The Wenatchee High School girls bowling team beat Moses Lake this afternoon at Lake Bowl, 3-1. This game marks the end of the first half of their season, putting Wenatchee’s league record at 4-2. The Panthers didn’t start off well, falli...

Wenatchee girls basketball takes down Selah

Moses Lurbur, Editor-in-Chief

December 7, 2016

The Wenatchee girls varsity basketball team had a dominating on-the-road performance against Selah last night, winning 70-47. Junior Alli Hallberg had 10 assists. Sophomore Skyler Walton played “unbelievable” defense in t...