High School Sports


Alex Garcia was honored at a school assembly last February for his 2B state heavyweight wrestling championship title.
VIRGINA BEACH, VA – When young wrestlers gathered at the 2018 Okanogan Valley Wrestling Camp last Saturday, March 25, little did any of them know that on that same day, on the opposite side of the country, a Brewster alumnus of youth wrestling was competing in the National High School Coaches’...
PATEROS – The Billygoats varsity tennis team played an exhibition against the 1A Chelan Goats of the Caribou Trail League on Thursday, March 15, and made good account of themselves said Pateros head coach Sean Hiltz. Hiltz only has three boys to make up his team this season, but all have two years...

Sobeida Rodriguez heads toward second base during home action against Liberty Bell.
BRIDGEPORT – The Mustangs and Fillies varsity baseball and softball teams ran into a buzz saw during their Central Washington 2B league home opener last Saturday, March 17, when they hosted two Liberty Bells teams that made it into the post-season playoffs last year. While both teams played at...

Caiden Riggan connects on an Oroville pitch.
OKANOGAN – The Brewster varsity baseball team opened its season on the road Tuesday, March 13, with a close one-run, 5-4 loss to the 1A Okanogan Bulldogs of the 1A Caribou Trail League. The Bears then hosted Oroville for their first Central Washington 2B league doubleheader and won both games. The...
OMAK – The Pateros Billygoats varsity baseball team opened its road season with a non-league 9-6 win over the 1A Pioneers at Omak, Tuesday, March 13. Coach Bob VanLith said his team still has a few kinks to work out on the field and at the plate, but the team is just now getting access to a dry...
OROVILLE – The Brewster boys varsity track team took second place at the 11-team Oroville Invitational last Saturday, March 17, and the Bridgeport Fillies placed third among a dozen girls teams. Along the way some strong individual performances from Pateros, Bridgeport, Brewster and Waterville-...

Bridgeport’s Jasmine LeDuc, second from right, finished second in the 100 meters and second in long jump at the home Jamboree
BRIDGEPORT –Strong individual performances in both track and field events at the season opening Bridgeport Jamboree on Tuesday, March 13, gave local athletes a look at some of the competition they will face this year. Brewster’s state track veteran, junior Ernie Nanamkin won both the 100 meters...

Bridgeport’s Miguel Mendoza races the throw to second base against Liberty Bell last Saturday.
Photos by Mike Maltais

Lady Bears pitcher Cynthia Sanchez attempts a hurried throw to catcher Abby Urias as a Chelan runner approached home plate during the Brewster Softball Jamboree last Saturday.

Members of the Brewster High School 2018 varsity track and field team include, front row, from left: Kylee Clune (9), Maria Ruiz (9), Kimberly Nila (11), Maritza Silva (11), Adriana Orozco (11), Rosa Tinoco (12), Julissa Olvera (11), Miriam Garcia (9), and Javier Whitehouse (10). Middle row, from left: Chisato Motowaki (10), Esther Ponce (9), Brisa Aparicio (9), Victoria Torres (9), Melissa Garcia (9), Betty Martinez, 11), Kelsey Ochoa (10), Mario Guzman (9), Angel Clune (10). Back row, from left: Hanna Williams (9), Karste Wright (10), Ernie Nanamkin (11), Ubaldo Arellano (12), Anthony Talavera (9), Juan Garcia (11), Rodolfo Madrid (10), Giovanni Nila (9), and Oscar Guzman (9).
BREWSTER – State track veterans Karste Wright and Ernie Nanamkin are among a near-three-dozen athletes who comprise the Bears varsity track and field team this season. Nanamkin, a junior, placed sixth in the javelin and eighth in the 400 meters as a sophomore at the 2017 state championships in...

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