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Walk on: Local racer laps cancer by completing 11th Wenatchee Marathon

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.
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Wild’s season ends in close game

WENATCHEE – The Wenatchee Wild’s final game of the 2014-2015 campaign served as a quintessential definition of their entire campaign: gritty, aggressive, close, but ultimately a little too short.
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Prep Friday: Eastmont boys soccer stymies Eisenhower

EAST WENATCHEE — The Eastmont boys soccer team was down by one goal heading into halftime, but bounced back with a pair of scores to earn a much-needed 2-1 win over visiting Eisenhower on Friday.

Wild ready for whatever Lone Star throws their way

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.

Rams try to avoid letdown after big win

EAST WENATCHEE – The Wenatchee Valley Rams are going to try to avoid one of sports’ oldest clichés Saturday: the dreaded ‘letdown’ game.
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Prep Tuesday: Wenatchee girls golf rewrites record book

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.

Prep focus: Wenatchee’s Prater confident he can achieve his goals

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.

Entering second decade, Wenatchee Marathon continues to evolve

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.

Wenatchee Marathon connects with cancer research

WENATCHEE — When people partake in Friday's Wenatchee Marathon Health & Fitness Expo, the precursor to the running race the next day, they will spot or hear several messages about cancer research.

Wild face elimination after loss to Brahmas

NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas — The Lone Star Brahmas beat the Wenatchee Wild 2-1 on Saturday in the second game of the North American Hockey League South division playoff series at NYTX Arena.