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Gonzaga Prep’s Anton Watson misses final cut at U18 Team USA tryout camp

Gonzaga Prep’s Anton Watson was not among the 12 names revealed on Tuesday to represent the United States at this summer’s FIBA Americas U18 Championship for Men.

UPDATED: Mon., June 4, 2018, 8:26 p.m.

WIAA makes several changes to high school playoff seeding system

The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) executive board voted on several changes to take place for next season’s high school sports seasons.

Gonzaga Prep’s Anton Watson makes first cut at USA men’s U18 National Team tryouts

Gonzaga Prep junior Anton Watson was among 18 finalists to make the initial cut at the USA Men’s Under-18 National Team tryout camp.

UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018, 6:39 p.m.

National track event comes to rural North Idaho

“If you build it, they will come.” Nearly 30 years ago, Kevin Costner heard a voice in his head telling him to build a baseball field in his Iowa cornfield.

Jacinta Buckley earns MVP to help Metro beat Region in Jack Blair Memorial Classic

Lewis and Clark junior Jacinta Buckley scored 17 points and helped the Metro all-stars hold off the Region all-stars 87-80 in the 25th annual Jack Blair Memorial Classic.

UPDATED: Wed., May 30, 2018, 9 p.m.

Spring sports 2018 high school all-league teams

Area all-league teams for spring sports

UPDATED: Tue., May 29, 2018, 6:59 p.m.

Dave Nichols: Jack Blair Memorial game brings together several future collegiate players

It was a special season for girls basketball in the area and even though it’s almost June, it comes to a close today.

UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 11:22 p.m.

State 1B baseball: Almira/Coulee-Hartline caps unbeaten season with title victory over Colton

Almira/Coulee-Hartline came out Saturday at Wheeler Field and managed to complete one of the toughest task in all of sports when the Warriors defeated Colton 8-4 to remain undefeated on …

UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 11:08 p.m.

State 1A baseball: Freeman finally reaches peak by knocking off King’s Way Christian for title

Michael Coumont had come to Yakima seven times with Freeman High School teammates in search of state championships in basketball and baseball. Three times he’d been on the losing end …

UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 10:45 p.m.

State 4A track and field: Lewis and Clark’s girls tweak little things for relay championship

Don Hilsendeger was getting a little annoyed with all of the tiny things keeping his Lewis and Clark squad from gapping the fractions of seconds needed to best Tahoma.

State 3A track and field: Shadle Park’s Tony Pizzillo wins one event, places second in two others

Tony Pizzillo expressed a little bit of “what if” when reflecting the immediate aftermath of Saturday’s State 3A track and field championships.

UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 10:03 p.m.

State 2A track and field: Charles Johnson wins four titles, helps Cheney take home boys team crown

Just minutes after winning his fourth state championship event, Charles Johnson was only thinking of doughnuts. Tasty treats are a bit of a vice for the stellar senior sprinter from …

UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 9:26 p.m.

State 1B softball: Sarah Bradshaw throws two-hit shutout, ACH wins 1B championship

Sarah Bradshaw tossed a two-hit shutout with eight strikeouts and no walks and the Warriors (24-3) knocked off Quilcene 11-0 in six innings to claim the state 1B championship at …

State 1A, 2B, 1B girls track and field: Ashley Sande of St. George’s finishes stellar career with four titles

Ashley Sande put a fitting bow on the end of a stellar sprint career.

UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 9:23 p.m.

State 1A, 2B, 1B boys track and field: Riverside’s Ben Shaw wins two more events on final day

Ben Shaw’s fun was spread out at the State 1A, 2B, 1B track and field championships.

State 1A softball: Olivia Charbonneau helps Lakeside rout Elma in title game

Olivia Charbonneau hit a three-run homer and Lakeside (20-7) routed Elma 19-9 in the state 1A championship game at Columbia Playfield in Richland.

State girls tennis: Chewelah’s Elizabeth Grubb and Katie Keifer take seventh place in doubles

Elizabeth Grubb and Katie Keifer of Chewelah took seventh place in state 1B/2B/1A tennis on Saturday at the Yakima Tennis Club. They lost to Coupeville’s Payton Renninger and Payton Aparicio …

UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 8:13 p.m.

State boys tennis: Freeman’s Andy Simmerman takes second in singles

It was a successful weekend for Freeman’s Andy Simmerman who placed second at the state 1B/2B/1A tournament on Saturday at the Yakima Tennis Club. He beat Ezra Magaram of Seattle …

UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 7:43 p.m.

State softball: Central Valley settles for program-best third place in 4A tourney

At the end of a long day of softball on Saturday, Central Valley had to settle for the best finish in program history. It just wasn’t the finish the Bears …

UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 10:17 p.m.

State 2B softball: Mattea Nelson, Northwest Christian blank Napavine to claim championship

Northwest Christian senior pitcher Mattea Nelson wasn’t taking any chances at Kiwanis Park on Saturday afternoon.

UPDATED: Fri., May 25, 2018, 11:10 p.m.

State softball: East Valley, Cheney ousted on first day of 1A tourney

Roundup of Friday’s prep state softball action from across the state.

UPDATED: Fri., May 25, 2018, 11:22 p.m.

State 4A softball: Kelsey Gumm homers twice, Central Valley advances to semifinal

Kelsey Gumm went 5 for 6 with a pair of two-run home runs and Central Valley routed Auburn Riverside 20-4 in a state 4A quarterfinal at Merkel Sports Complex on …

State boys tennis: Freeman’s Andy Simmerman advances to State 1B/2B/1A semifinals

Roundup of Friday’s prep boys tennis action from across the region.

UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 8:10 p.m.

State girls tennis: Mead’s Katie Kuka advances to fifth/eighth place game

Roundup of Friday’s prep girls tennis action from across the region.

UPDATED: Fri., May 25, 2018, 10:31 p.m.

State 3A, 2A track and field: Shadle Park’s Caleb Johnson unleashed season-best throw to win 3A discus title

Caleb Johnson knew there were small things in his technique he needed to perfect to come close to the distances required in his tosses to claim a state championship.

State 1A baseball: Freeman jumps to early lead, tops Cedar Park Christian for spot in title game

Freeman’s Scotties got off the County Stadium schneid in a big way Friday, scoring five runs in the first three innings and toppling Cedar Park Christian 13-1 in six innings …

State 1A, 2B, 1B girls track and field: Valley Christian’s Julia Hayes earns pair of second-place finishes

Seconds never tasted any better for Julia Hayes. The Valley Christian junior finished according to seed Friday at the State 1A, 2B, 1B track and field championships at Eastern Washington …

UPDATED: Fri., May 25, 2018, 9:08 p.m.

State 4A track and field: Samara Nelson claims girls shot put title; Shamrock Campbell wins triple jump

There’s a chance Samara Nelson could have had a huge case of “fear of missing out” in March when she watched the Central Valley girls basketball team claim the title …

UPDATED: Fri., May 25, 2018, 9:15 p.m.

State 1A, 2B, 1B boys track and field: Lakeside’s Zach Annanie claims third straight javelin title

The end to the day wasn’t as good as the start for Zach Annanie on Friday. The Lakeside senior wasn’t overly disappointed, though.

State 2A baseball: West Valley rally falls short in semifinal loss to Mountlake Terrace

For a few raucous minutes Friday afternoon, it looked like West Valley’s sixth-inning magic was going to come through for a second straight game.