High School Sports


Members of the Waterville-Mansfield varsity softball team include, top row, from left: senior Evelyn Negrete, catcher, senior Drew Koenig, second base, sophomore Salem Joiner, first base/outfield, sophomore Makayla Kelly, outfield/first base, sophomore Cithlali Chavez, outfield, junior Alyssa Hansen, shortstop/pitcher, sophomore Ariana Salcido, pitcher/shortstop. Bottom row, from left, senior Basi Jimenez, outfielder, sophomore Taylor Schoenberg, outfield, senior Haylee Newcombe, third base, sophomore Stephanie Capi, outfield, senior Cora Dills outfield/infield. Not pictured, senior Sarah Velasquez, catcher/infield.
WATERVILLE – The Lady Shockers have a solid core of returning players after losing six seniors, four of them starters, last season. Coach Ruben Salcido has nine players back from last year’s team plus three new girls “with very limited softball experience,” the coach said. The upperclassmen-heavy...

Members of the Waterville-Mansfield varsity track and field team include, back row, from left: Marco Keech (10), distance, Benjamin Garnica (11), distance, Mauricio Negrete (9), long jump, David McDonald (10) jumping, Johnny Mullen (11) sprints, Benjamin Covarrubias (11), Riley Voie (9) throwing. Front row, from left: Brooke Simmons (11) hurdles, Hannah Hughes (10) sprints, jumping, throwing, Sarah  Mullen (9)sprints, jumping, Lexi Deishl (11) sprints, pole vault.
WATERVILLE – The Shockers varsity track and field has come down to less than half of its size from last season when more than two dozen athletes turned out. From that larger number Waterville-Mansfield girls’ team finished second in District 5/6 and sent seven on to state. Among the returning...

Members of the Brewster High School varsity softball team include, front row, from left: manager Marisa Medina, Irene Riggan, Cynthia Sanchez, Ana Aparicio, Yvette Sanchez, Karina Martinez, and Maret Miller. Pictured back row, from left are; manager Haile Aparicio, Kimberly Murda, Mikenna Kelpman, Elizabeth Stam, Michaum Kelpman, Sammi Emigh, Marietta Carillo, Marlisa Garcia, Abby Urias, manager, Vicki Sanchez,
BREWSTER – The Lady Bears varsity softball team picked up where it left off in 2016 with a pair of wins over visiting Oroville, 15-0, and 17-2, last Saturday, March 18. In four innings of the first game Brewster scored nine, three, one and two runs to trigger the 15-run Mercy Rule. In game two the...

Members of the Brewster High School varsity boys’ soccer team include, front row. From left, David Garcia, Pedro Jimenez, Jesus Pamatz, Carlos Garcia, Diego Carillo, Brandon Hernandez, Javier Rosario, Aron Ornelas. Second row, from left, coach Jenner Sanon, Carlos Najera, Miguel Chacon. Amir Perea, Jose Gomez, Juan Perez, Andres Saucedo, Rene Perez, Ariel Perea, Michael Vazquez, John Benitez, and Jaime Garcia, Third row, from left, Rodrigo Ruiz, Israel Pamatz, Jose Talavera, Rodrigo Gomez, Felix Nava, Ricardo Gallega, Juan Cazares, Eduardo Garcia, Eliud Gonzalez, Daniel Luquin, coach Filipe Torres. Back row, from left, Johnny Saucedo, Brady Busching, Gene Orozco, David Garcia, Edgar Guzman, Jose Marin, Carlos Talavera, Jesus Castro, Pedro Ortega, Luis Fabian, Eduardo Valladarez, Bryan Lopez, Jurgen Cornejo, and Edgar Najera. Not pictured is assistant coach, David Garcia.
BREWSTER – With a turnout just shy of 50 players and a varsity roster of two dozen, the Bears varsity soccer team has a deep bench heavy with seniors and juniors coming into the first matches this season. Brewster has already shut out two of three Caribou Trail League opponents since its opening...

Members of the Brewster High School varsity track and field team include, front row, from left: Ernie Nanamkin, Kim Nila, Kelsey Ochoa, Giselle De La Paz, Victoria Rios, Julissa Olvera, Betty Martinez, Miriam Garcia. Standing, from left: Freddi Bastidas, Tessa Orozco, Brandon Bach, Clarissa Zepeda, Alfredo Nila, Marta Martinez, Ubaldo Arellano, Esmeralda Ochoa, Samantha Arellano, Juan Arellano, Karste Wright, Juan Garcia, Ramiro Rincon, Duvan Martinez, Raul Jimenez, Miguel Hernandez.
BREWSTER – Despite losing three state competitors – Chance Williams, Cade Smith and Drew Dezellem – to graduation last year, the Bears varsity track and field has two state athletes among 14  veterans returning this season. The team more than held its own in its first meet of the season at the well...

Members of the Brewster High School varsity boys’ baseball team are, front row, from left: Cade Gebbers, Logan McGuire, Javier Whitehouse, Eric Martinez, Jeff Sonneman, Jorge Ramirez, Gage Fletcher, and Corey Jarrell. Pictured back row, from left, are: Anthony Olvera, Kade Kelpman, Caiden Riggan, Isaac Baker, Ben Witt, and Joe Taylor.
BREWSTER – In a pair of lopsided wins, the Brewster High School varsity boys’ baseball team held visiting Oroville scoreless in a doubleheader played Saturday, March 18. Following a 5-3 loss to Okanogan on Thursday, March 16, it was the Bear’s first home-season win. Coach Todd Phillips said...

Maret Miller fields an Oroville hit…
The Lady Bears varsity softball team picked up a pair of wins over visiting Oroville Hornets, 15-0, and 17-2, last Saturday, March 18. See the story on page B3.

Members of the Pateros Billygoats varsity baseball team include, front row, from left: Andrew Gonzalez, Jess Ginter, Zane Dodge, Kobe Thixton, Slade Ginter. Osvaldo Amaya, and Lucas Miller. Back row, from left are: Dakota Poole, Logan Robinson, Max Ewing, Tag Easter, Jeremy Piechalski, Alex Vargas, and Doug Viebrock. Not pictured are Dan Rossman and Scott Moore.
PATEROS – Long-time Pateros High School varsity baseball coach, Bob Van Lith lost one senior to graduation and has the core of his experienced veterans back for another season of Billygoats varsity baseball. All of Van Lith’s returning players are multi-sport athletes including Dakota Poole,...

Confluence Club Volleyball draws players like these seven girls from Omak, Brewster and Pateros to practice in the Pateros High School gym. Pictured front row, from left are: Catie MacDonald (eighth grade, Omak), Cassidy Coffell (sixth grade, Omak), and Emerson Webster (eighth grade, Brewster). Back row, from left, are: Mariah Campos (eighth grade, Omak), Jessi Hixon (freshman, Pateros), Taylor Harrild (freshman, Pateros), and Jessica Contreras (freshman, Pateros). Club volleyball begins after the high school season ends in mid-November and ends at the Evergreen Region (Eastern Washington, Northern Idaho, Montana) Championships in mid-April.

Members of the Pateros High School varsity tennis team include, front row, from left: Aidan Hall, Macayla Buchmann, Lupe Martinez, and Monse Hernandez. Pictured in the back row, from left, are: Luis Solis, Connor Hernandez, Fiona Maitland, and Jesus Mota. Not pictured are Ivan Ceniceros and Sam Larsen.
PATEROS – When young athletes are getting their first exposures to a sport and their first experiences with varsity competition, a focus on fundamentals of the game and improvement is often a sound choice for a coach. That’s what Pateros High School varsity tennis coach, Sean Hiltz plans to do...

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