WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee volleyball team was a state tournament participant in 2013. But the graduation of several impact players combined with a change at the helm means the Panthers will have a new look in 2014.
YAKIMA — The Cascade volleyball team beat the home East Valley squad in straight sets Saturday afternoon. The Ala’ilima-Daley sisters continued their stellar play as Eliana totalled 22 kills and Makena added 13 more with 90 percent service. Kodiak setter Mariah McEachern had 40 assists and libero Kaycee O’Brien added 18 digs in the winning effort.
The Brewster Bears football team has come out of the gates firing on all cylinders, getting out to a 2-0 start. Brewster went 3-7 in the Caribou Trail League a year ago. Now in the Central Washington 2B League, the Bears returned eight starters on each side of the ball.
I don’t usually like to play in charity golf scrambles for various reasons. One, they are typically over five-plus hours long when 18 holes should be played in about three-and-a half hours. Two, they are sometimes governed by a funky, hard-to-understand handicap system, whereby a ridiculous 20-under par is required to win or at least be in the conversation. And three, you wait at least 10 minutes on every hole waiting to tee off, and that takes you out of any rhythm you might hope to establish. One and three ...