WENATCHEE — Ever since the Greek messenger Pheidippides made his 26-mile mythical mad dash to Athens announcing the Persians’ defeat in the Battle of Marathon, millions of racers have replicated that race, albeit under more official (and realistic) circumstances. On Saturday, Pam Brulotte performed her 25th Pheidippides impression, her 11th of the Wenatchee variety. But this marathon, was different: she walked.
WENATCHEE -- One more loss and the Wenatchee Wild will end their season on the Town Toyota Center ice tonight. One more loss and the youngest team in the North American Hockey League will have to watch the rest of the playoffs from their couches.
WENATCHEE – The Wenatchee girls golf team broke its previous stroke record of 358 by three on Tueday en route to a victory at the third Columbia Basin Big Nine meet at Three Lakes Golf Course in Wenatchee. Cross-river rival Eastmont took second place.
He steps up to home plate with one foot in the batter’s box and takes a look down the third base line for any signs his head coach may be giving him. He spins the bat in his ungloved hands until its insignia appears, and he zeroes in on the first four letters of his Louisville Slugger bat. L-O-U-I. Focused.
WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Marathon is now going into its second decade. The growth of this area’s signature running event has been quite noticeable, and a tribute to the hard work put in by its founders and organizers along the way.