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Prep Friday: Wenatchee soccer team punches its ticket to state with win over Sunnyside

SUNNYSIDE — It was far from easy for the Wenatchee boys soccer team on Friday night in Sunnyside. On a narrow field with tall grass against a team that likes to slow the game down, the Panthers struggled to navigate through the Grizzlies’ defense. When they did, though, Wenatchee took over and they earned a berth in the 4A state soccer tournament as a result.

Capitals fall to South Sound

Despite a good showing overall, Wenatchee FC conceded three goals in a 30-minute span in the first half to host South Sound on Saturday in a 3-0 loss at Harry Lang Stadium in Lakewood.

Prep Saturday: Brewster soccer team wins District 6 tournament

WENATCHEE — The Brewster boys soccer team took an early lead on a goal from senior Luis Orozco and never looked back. The Bears led 1-0 lead into halftime and added a pair of goals in the second half to beat Chelan 3-1 at the Apple Bowl in Wenatchee on Saturday afternoon.

Prep Friday: Wenatchee boys soccer team beats Sunnyside, advances to state

SUNNYSIDE — It was far from easy for the Wenatchee boys soccer team on Friday night in Sunnyside. On a narrow field with tall grass against a team that likes to slow the game down, the Panthers struggled to navigate through the Grizzlies’ defense. When they did, though, Wenatchee took over, and they earned a berth in the 4A state soccer tournament as a result.

Prep focus: Eastmont baseball team moves within one win of state

EAST WENATCHEE — For the Eastmont baseball team, the situation is simple. The Wildcats need to keep winning if they want to keep their season going. If Friday’s 5-1 win over visiting Davis is any indication, they certainly aren’t ready for the year to end just yet.

Thunder eliminate Spurs

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — The Thunder eliminated the San Antonio Spurs in Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals on Thursday night, sending them to play Golden State.

Day shoots record-tying 63 to move two ahead

PONTA VIDRA BEACH, Fla. — Jason Day lived up to his status as the world’s number one golfer as he charged into a two-shot lead with a record-tying nine-under-par 63 in Thursday’s opening round of the Players Championship at Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Taking advantage of a receptive layout at the TPC Sawgrass with very little rough and barely a breath of wind early on a sun-drenched day ripe for low scoring, the long-hitting Australian piled up nine birdies in a bogey-free display.

Curry scores 29 as Warriors beat Blazers

OAKLAND, Calif. — Stephen Curry bombed in a 3-pointer with 24.9 seconds remaining on Wednesday as the Golden State Warriors held off the Portland Trail Blazers 125-121 to seal the Western Conference semi-final playoff series four games to one. The Warriors, who advanced to the Western finals for the second year in a row, await the winner of the Oklahoma City Thunder-San Antonio Spurs semi-final.

Prep Thursday: Grandview nips Quincy in shootout to grab CWAC title

GRANDVIEW — When Fredy Ruiz put his head to a long ball played into the box after his Jackrabbits had earned a corner kick, it appeared for a few fleeting moments that the resulting goal might be enough to carry Quincy to the 2A District 5/6 soccer tournament championship.
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Prep spotlight: Brewster’s Williams taking his talents to WVC

Chance Williams is the youngest of 13 children in the Williams family. He is also the first to go to college. On May 6, Williams signed his letter of intent to play collegiate basketball at Wenatchee Valley College. The bond Williams has formed with his dad, Ernie Williams, is deep and unique.