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Packers avoid elimination with victory

CENTRALIA - The Apple Valley Packers kept their summer season alive with a win Sunday at the Washington State American Legion Baseball 'AAA' tournament at Wheeler Field in Centralia.

Wenatchee Valley seeks bike-friendly designation

WENATCHEE—The Wenatchee Valley Transportation Council voted and confirmed a Bicycle Master Plan in 2013. The 20-year plan calls for outside evaluations of the valley’s progress regarding bicycle-friendliness.
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Capitals look toward future

Wenatchee United FC had its share of up-and-down moments throughout its inaugural season in the Evergreen Premier League. The Capitals finished 5-9 with 15 points, good enough for sixth place in the eight-team league.

Packers lose 1st-round state game

CENTRALIA — The Apple Valley Packers lost in disappointing fashion Saturday in their first Washington State American Legion Baseball ‘AAA’ tournament game at Wheeler Field in Centralia. But the Packers’ players and coaching staff plan on using that loss as motivation as they head into consolation play today.
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Late-season surge propels Packers to state tournament

WENATCHEE — When the Apple Valley Packers were mired in a 13-game league losing streak earlier this summer, the players knew they had a choice of two scenarios that would determine the course of the rest of their summer.
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AppleSox hold on for 1-run win

WENATCHEE — With injuries decimating plans for the left side of the Wenatchee AppleSox’s infield, the team has needed someone to step up.

Proposed Waterville-Mansfield athletic consolidation discussed

WATERVILLE — Waterville community members shared their thoughts about a possible athletic consolidation with Mansfield during a forum July 8 at the Waterville High School Career Center, sponsored by the Waterville School Board. Board members Stephanie Stibal, Dale Snyder, Daniel Miranda and Eric Biggar were present. Superintendent Cathi Nelson, principal Tabatha Mires and athletic director Mike Gray also responded to questions. The Waterville forum was preceded by similar event in Mansfield.

AppleSox stumble after All-Star game

WENATCHEE — The Kelowna Falcons scored 12 runs in the first two innings on Tuesday en route to a 17-1 blowout victory over the Wenatchee AppleSox at Paul Thomas Sr. Baseball Stadium.
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Eastmont football shoring up defense at team camp

WENATCHEE — After giving up the second-most points in the Columbia Basin Big Nine during the 2013 season, the Eastmont football team is looking to solve its defensive problems with a stronger, more confident approach.
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ChelanMan: The show must go on

CHELAN — Lakeside Park hosted nearly 10,000 participants and spectators on Saturday for the ChelanMan multisport event. As staggering as that number may be, it didn’t quite hold up to prior years’ figures. A vast majority of that difference can be attributed to the threat of wildfires that loomed before the Chelan Valley over the last week, according to race director Julie Pittsinger.