While T-Ball coach Jaime Flores was throwing ground balls for the infield, Maxine Shoaf, 4, and Wyatt Childress, 5, danced and challenged each other to moves in right field. Wednesday was the team's second practice of the season as they get ready for league play in less than two weeks. Asked by their coach what they should name their team, Maxine's choice of the "Flowers" was upstaged by the "Tigers" although they ended up deciding to choose a different name each week.
With the sun going down in front of them, Hallie Huffaker, left, and Jamie Withrow, both of Wenatchee, hit softballs at Walla Walla Point Park's fields on Tuesday. They said they are excited to begin league play again this spring, having been out of games for 1 1/2 years because of COVID-19 restrictions on playing fields. They both play for teams in the Apple Valley Softball league.
LOS ANGELES — Tiger Woods was rushed to a Los Angeles hospital on Tuesday after suffering multiple injuries when his car went off a road and rolled down a steep hillside, requiring the "jaws of life" to extricate the golf great from the wreckage.
Novak Djokovic's "unbelievable" performance to win his ninth Australian Open final was a statement to the young guns looking to break the stranglehold of the "Big Three" on Grand Slam titles, according to seven-times major winner Mats Wilander.
The hometown advantage propelled Max Homa to victory at the Genesis Invitational at Pacific Palisades, Calif., as the Los Angeles-area native got the best of Tony Finau on the second playoff hole Sunday.
WENATCHEE — The wait continues for skiers and snowboarders looking to hitch a ride on Mission Ridge’s new and improved Chair 2 — named the Wenatchee Express — which won't be available for skiers and snowboarders this weekend, says Marketing Director Tony Hickok.
Kraken professional scout Cammi Granato didn't set out to create a grant program for young female hockey players just because of the financial impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on athletes' families.
Swimmers exercise in the Eastmont Aquatics Center on Tuesday afternoon as part of the Eastmont Metro Parks and Recreation's open swim. Swimmers must reserve pool time. Go to eastmontparks.com/home for pool hours and to make a reservation. The pool opened to the public in September after an extensive remodel. Many of the pool's open slots have been filling up — up to 108 people on some weekdays — according to the parks recreation coordinator Molly Gwinn.
EAST WENATCHEE — Wenatchee Valley’s Super Oval last week put out its schedule for its 51st racing season, which general manager Jeremy Anders says is tailored to produce some of the most action-packed and exciting events the track has seen in years.
Former and present Eastmont High School students gathered for a pickup game of futsal at the new court at the Eastmont Community Park in East Wenatchee on Monday. The artificial turf field, smaller than a soccer field, opened this summer after two years of planning led by East Wenatchee resident Alex Cruz.
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Dustin Johnson overcame a two-hole blip and made a closing birdie to move into a four-way share of the second-round Masters clubhouse lead on Friday with Justin Thomas, Australian Cameron Smith and Mexican debutant Abraham Ancer.
EAST WENATCHEE — The distinct sound of bowling pins clattering against one another can once again be heard inside Eastmont Lanes. The bowling alley had been closed for nearly eight months due to COVID-19 restrictions before opening up last week for club and league bowlers.
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Bryson DeChambeau is considering using the longest driver allowed by law at this week's Masters, he said on Tuesday, a club with a 48-inch shaft that could lead to the most ferocious display of long driving ever seen at a tournament.
Rory McIlroy's quest to complete a career Grand Slam continues for a sixth consecutive year at the Masters this week and the Northern Irishman feels he could benefit from playing Augusta National in cooler autumn temperatures without spectators.
Like most everybody, we haven’t traveled much this year due to the pandemic, so there was a pent-up desire to get in the car for a road trip to the desert to play some golf and enjoy a splash of warm weather.
Editors Note: Jess Campbell is a Leavenworth rock climber who works at Riverfront Rock Gym and volunteers at a Firefighting station in Wenatchee. She is an amazing rock climber who has been featured in various climbing magazines. Wenatchee Outdoors (WO) sat down with her for a brief Q/A.
Last week, I felt sympathy toward the Tennessee Titans as the coronavirus swept through the team’s facility and led to multiple players and staff testing positive — forcing the NFL to postpone their game against the Pittsburgh Steelers to Oct. 25.
Youth sports leagues across the state are gearing up for a traditional fall season — or at least something close to it — after new safety guidelines were approved by the governor's office and state health officials this week.
Michael Evans, East Wenatchee, launches an electric RC boat at Putters Lake in Rock Island on Monday. He and Bryce Kruger, Wenatchee, went in together to buy the boat two years ago and, after replacing parts and modifying it, spent Monday afternoon trying it out for the first time this year.