For starters, the lake has quite a name going for it. En route to this lake named for Norse heroes slain in battle, you’ll see both the snowy slopes of Mt. Hinman in the distance and the rock walls of Lichtenberg Mountain nearby. Besides scenery, the lake’s beach and shallow water make it a nice swimming destination on a blistering day. Finally, there’s the sub-alpine foliage that lights up in fall.
WENATCHEE — The WVC men’s soccer team held visiting Walla Walla scoreless for 83 minutes on Wednesday after-noon before surrendering the game-winning goal with seven minutes to play in regulation. WVC lost 1-0.
WENATCHEE — For the foreseeable future, Wenatchee High School’s student section for all athletic events at the Apple Bowl will switch to the east side of the stadium, said athletic director Jim Beeson. The change comes after a row of bleachers gave way underneath jumping students during the Panther football team’s home opener last Friday. Beeson said it’s unclear how long the switch will last.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The ACC announced Wednesday that it is moving all neutral-site conference championship games out of the state of North Carolina as a result of the state’s controversial House Bill 2 law that limits the legal protection of the LGBT community.
BERKELEY, Calif. — Marshawn Lynch’s Beast-Mode apparel company has struck a deal with the University of California for a line of co-branded merchandise that will be available this weekend for the team’s home opener against Texas.
ANAHEIM, Calif. — The gains are incremental, agonizing and reliant on other teams’ failures and successes in games around the country. To sit and analyze the American League wild-card race and it’s various iterations would only be distracting for manager Scott Servais and his team.
WENATCHEE — Before the 2016 season started, the Wenatchee girls soccer team knew that to reach its goals, it would have to go through West Valley. The Rams are the defending Columbia Basin Big Nine league champions, and their only loss last season came in the 4A state title game. Last season, they beat Wenatchee three times by a combined 8-0 margin.