The Wally’s House of Booze softball team, powered by Custom Electric and Mr.Shredz.com, won the championship in the men’s REC division at the United States Specialty Sports Association REC State Tournament Men’s Slowpitch tournament last weekend in Tacoma.
WENATCHEE — Host families, or in the hockey world, billets, are essential in order to have elite hockey talent come to the Wenatchee Valley. There is a shortage of billets for the inaugural season of the Wenatchee Wolves, a new developmental league team in the Northern Pacific Hockey League.
I was excited to be invited to play the newest golf course in the Northwest, Gamble Sands, just a few miles north of Brewster, on Friday. This event was held for VIPs and media one day before the course opened for public play. (I don’t know which of those two groups I belong, so I’ll just presume both.)
The fact that the Columbia Basin River Dogs will be participating in the 2014 Babe Ruth 16-18 Year Old World Series, which begins tonight at Johnson-O’Brien Stadium in Ephrata, is certainly no surprise; as the host team, the River Dogs earned an automatic berth, and even if they hadn’t, they’re a good enough team that they probably would’ve qualified anyway. The River Dogs have a long history of success, and this year is no exception.