Okanogan football coach Erick Judd thought he had a team that could compete for the 2014 Caribou Trail League title. But because of enrollment realignments during the spring, Okanogan decided transfer to the Central Washington 2B League. In doing so, the Bulldogs’ football team immediately became the favorite to win the league.
SPOKANE — With two minutes, 45 seconds left in his team’s 1A state tournament semifinal game, Cascade football coach Elia Ala’ilima-Daley turned to his players on the sideline and told them, “This is your defining moment as players. This is your defining moment as a team.”
MOUNT VERNON — After struggling in a loss to Portland on Friday, the Wenatchee Valley College men’s basketball team once again came out flat in the first half of its Saturday game against Blue Mountain in a Skagit Valley Turkey Tourney contest. The Knights shot 25 percent from the field in the first half against the Timberwolves and went into halftime down by 10 points.
WENATCHEE — With its 21-7 victory over the previously undefeated Zillah Leopards on Saturday, the Cascade football team is going to the 1A football state tournament semifinals for the first time since 1996.
MOSES LAKE — Okanogan running back TJ Morris busted out for 187 yards and five touchdowns, and the Bulldogs beat Davenport 55-18 in convincing fashion on Friday night at Lions Field in Moses Lake in a 2B state tournament quarterfinal game.