The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

Five-day forecast

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo45° Mostly Cloudy

Monday

Hi67° Sprinkles

Monday Night

Lo48° Showers Likely

Tuesday

Hi55° Showers Likely

Tuesday Night

Lo41° Mostly Cloudy

Wednesday

Hi57° Slight Chc Showers

Wednesday Night

Lo42° Slight Chc Rain

Thursday

Hi62° Rain Likely

Thursday Night

Lo44° Chance Rain

Friday

Hi64° Chance Showers

Small-school football: Ephrata retains Battle of the Basin trophy

Send to Kindle
Print This

EPHRATA — Jacob Laird doesn’t care what anybody else might think. The Ephrata lineman is extremely confident in his team’s prospects for having a prosperous 2013 season, and if somebody tries to tell him differently, he’ll be happy to engage him or her in a spirited debate.

“I expect us to be in the top four in the state,” Laird said after the Tigers’ 28-12 victory Friday over Quincy at Kiwanis Field. “Some people may laugh or smile when I say that, but I know we’re capable of doing it. We’ve got a lot of guys with experience and some new guys that are (capable of doing well).”

View my optionsorSign in