Prep roundup: Moses Lake football stumbles in season opener

Print Article

SPOKANE — It will take some time for Moses Lake to find its identity after graduating over 20 seniors from last year’s state tournament qualifier.

Moses Lake was unable to do enough offensively and lost its season opener on the road to Ferris 17-7.

Ferris pulled ahead 10-0 in the second quarter before Dominic Signorelli threw a 32-yard touchdown pass for the Chiefs’ lone score.

Moses Lake returns to Lions Field Friday, 7 p.m., to host Mt. Spokane.

Ephrata 28, Cashmere 13

EPHRATA — Mac Laird returned a fumble 75 yards for a score and Ephrata beat Cashmere 28-13.

Ephrata has one more nonleague game this week at Cascade.

Othello 9, Connell 7

OTHELLO — Julian Pruneda scored a go-ahead 1-yard rushing touchdown to help Othello rally by Connell 9-7.

Standout junior Isaiah Perez led the Huskies with 88 yards on the ground. The Husky defense also intercepted Connell quarterback Austin Smith three times.

Othello will get a shot at three-time consecutive 1A state champion Royal Friday, 7 p.m., at home.

Wahluke 23, Wapato 7

WAPATO — Wahluke punched up a class to beat 2A Wapato 23-7.

Behind a dominant offensive line, the Warriors rushed for 349 yards in the first win of the Ryan Antos era.

Running backs Jose Celeya and Dominic Gray rushed for 141 and 94 yards, respectively.

Wahluke hosts SCAC West opponent Granger Friday at 7 p.m.

Okanogan 21, Warden 14

OKANOGAN — Warden lost a back-and-forth game to perennial state tournament qualifier Okanogan 21-14.

Kolbe Tverberg scored his second rushing touchdown with under a minute left in the game to put the Bulldogs ahead for good.

Holden Haworth kept the Cougars close, plunging for a 1-yard rushing TD and catching another 42-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Ryan Arredondo.

Warden returns home to face Chelan Friday at 7 p.m.

Lind-Ritzville/Sprague 48, Davenport 24

RITZVILLE — Austin Thompson scored four times from scrimmage to lead Lind-Ritzville/Sprague by Davenport 48-24.

Quarterback Bryce Kelly accounted for three touchdowns of his own.

LRS will get its first litmus test Friday, 7 p.m., when it travels to Northwest Christian.

Manson 40, Soap Lake 0

SOAP LAKE — Reigning league champion Manson routed Soap Lake 40-0.

Manson quarterback Avery Thompson threw for 187 yards and three touchdowns. The Trojans used a myriad of ball-carriers to amass 229 yards and three touchdowns on the ground.

Soap Lake continues its home stand Friday, 7 p.m., against Yakama Tribal.

Almira/Coulee-Hartline 60, Cusick 8

COULEE CITY — Almira/Coulee-Hartline led 40-0 at halftime to roll Cusick 60-8.

Hayden Loomis rushed for 136 yards and two touchdowns.

ACH travels to Touchet on Friday for a 3 p.m. kickoff.

Print Article

Read More High School

ACH opens state title defense against No. 7 Crescent

November 16, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald MOSES LAKE — Brandon Walsh wants his team playing its best when the calendar turns to November and, if things go to plan, December. “Throughout the season, we set the pace of practice in a way we’re...

Comments

Read More

Ephrata’s Benthem, Othello’s Perez CWAC Players of the Year

November 16, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald There’s a reason Othello junior Isaiah Perez is being recruited heavily in the Pac-12 and NCAA Division I programs throughout the nation. He already has scholarship offers from Brigham Young Universi...

Comments

Read More

Prep roundup: ACH unable to dethrone Oakesdale at 1B state tournament

November 12, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald YAKIMA — Almira/Coulee-Hartline (ACH) could not derail the Oakesdale dynasty and lost in the Class 1B state volleyball tournament championship 25-13, 21-25, 25-14, 25-22. After sweeping its f...

Comments

Read More

Loomis leads Warriors with a big game against Tekoa-Rosalia

November 12, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald COULEE CITY — The defending 1B state champion Almira/Coulee-Hartline Warriors faced Tekoa-Rosalia two years ago on their way to a state title. They’re hoping some of that karma rolls over with Saturd...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(509) 765-4561
PO Box 910
Moses Lake, WA 98837

©2018 Columbia Basin Herald Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X
X