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Moses Lake girls prepare for fourth straight regional game

Moses Lake girls prepare for fourth straight regional game

February 23, 2017 at 5:00 am

MOSES LAKE — Moses Lake head coach Matt Strophy described his group as energized, but not excitable. Preparing for their fourth straight regional game, the Chiefs have been there before and then som...

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Run ‘n’ gun style part of Warden basketball’s identity

February 23, 2017 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald In certain circles, they call it rezball. Some call it streetball. Whatever you want to call that transition-based game that forces tempo and turns loose the gunners on the perimeter, it’s as much a ...

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Two Basin athletes recognized by the WIAA

February 22, 2017 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald Hunter Cruz, a junior from Moses Lake, and J.R. Deglado, a senior from Warden, were recognized as Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) athletes of the week. Cruz pinned his way t...

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Hunter Cruz prevails in 2OT, wins first state title

February 20, 2017 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald TACOMA — Bracket shakeups, near constant blood timeouts in the semifinals and a championship bout against his good friend. Hunter Cruz overcame it all. The 152-pound junior exorcised his ...

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Othello teammates Reese Jones, T.J. Martinez win last-second championships

February 20, 2017 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald TACOMA — Reese Jones had visualized the moment of winning a state championship. Sometimes it manifested in a wonderful dream, other times tiny mistakes turned it into a nightmare. And with l...

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Warden boys blast Connell, earn program’s first state tournament berth

February 20, 2017 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald ZILLAH — The Warden boys were flying high in the locker room after their 70-54 victory over Connell in the SCAC district playoff game at Zillah Alumni Gym on Saturday to earn a berth to regiona...

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Moses Lake pulls away from Wenatchee in second half to clinch fourth straight trip to state

February 17, 2017 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald MOSES LAKE — The ball swung from side to side, forcing the Wenatchee defense out of position. Jamie Loera drove baseline then kicked the ball out to a wide open Ellie Mayo who got a shooter's r...

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Othello sends its wrestlers off to state with style

February 17, 2017 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald OTHELLO — One by one they gathered, then in groups, kids, friends and family started collecting on the sidewalk in front of PJ Taggares Gymnasium on Thursday morning. La Familia, oblivious to the c...

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