MOUNT VERNON — The Wenatchee Valley College Knights baseball team lost both its games on Saturday afternoon, one by shutout and one by heartbreak. Skagit Valley College was able to make clutch plays in the nightcap, which led to the sweep.
Washington coach Lorenzo Romar said early feedback from the NBA suggests the Husky freshmen would be taken in the first round of the NBA draft on June 23. Several mock drafts affirm that belief. Murray is projected as a No. 10 pick by NBAdraft.net and Chriss is predicted to be the No. 11 pick by ESPN.
NEW YORK — Six prolific scorers and two record-breaking coaches make up the 2016 class of the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame. Mark Aguirre, Bob Boozer, Doug Collins, Lionel Simmons, Jamaal Wilkes and Dominique Wilkins join former coaches Hugh Durham and Mike Montgomery to make the prestigious Hall of Fame, with the announcement coming Tuesday.
WENATCHEE — Desperation, hope, heartbreak. The Wenatchee Wild dined on a sometimes tasty, but ultimately unfulfilling, three-course hockey dinner Tuesday in their second round series of the Fred Page Cup Playoffs.
WENATCHEE — Three UCLA recruits who will join the Bruins in the fall will first play for the Wenatchee AppleSox this summer. The future Bruins joining the AppleSox will be catcher Michael Toglia, infielder Ryan Kreidler, and outfielder Jeremy Ydens.