Stories tagged: State 2A
Thu., March 2, 2017, 8:37 p.m.
State 2A boys: Switch to zone defense allows Foss to rally past Pullman in quarterfinals
Tall and talented Foss shot 59 percent from the floor and used a stifling 1-3-1 zone Thursday to defeat Pullman 84-69 and knock the Greyhounds into the consolation bracket of …
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 10:40 p.m.
Camas, Archbishop Murphy, Royal win state football titles
Jack Colletto scored on a 34-yard keeper with 2 minutes, 39 seconds left in the fourth quarter to seal Camas’ 24-14 victory over Richland in the State 4A football championship …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 10:01 p.m.
Girls soccer: East Valley storms into State 2A quarterfinals
Shannon Frucci led a balanced offensive attack with two goals and an assist Wednesday as East Valley defeated Orting 8-1 to open State 2A girls soccer play at Gonzaga Prep
Tue., May 17, 2016, 9:43 p.m.
State soccer: Interlake edges Mt. Spokane in 3A opener
The match had barely ended when Mt. Spokane soccer coach Ryan Campanella began to rewind the plays in his mind.
Sat., March 5, 2016, 9:15 p.m.
East Valley girls defeat Ellensburg, capture third place
The East Valley Knights rebounded from a disappointing performance against Shorecrest in the State 2A tournament on Friday to secure the third-place trophy with a win over the Ellensburg Bulldogs …
Sat., March 5, 2016, 6:48 p.m.
Late free throw gives Clarkston boys second consecutive State 2A title
Tournament MVP Trevon Allen’s free throw with 2 seconds remaining Saturday gave Clarkston all the margin it needed and the Bantams edged past Shorecrest 60-59 to win their second consecutive …
Fri., March 4, 2016, 10:30 p.m.
State 2A: Top-ranked East Valley girls lose; Clarkston boys in title game
The top-ranked East Valley’s girls team will have a chance to play for the highest basketball finish in school history today, but not for the trophy they envisioned.
Thu., March 3, 2016, 10:34 p.m.
East Valley girls win close one; Clarkston boys cruise
East Valley’s state title hopes rode a torrid 3-point shooting spree in the first half to a 57-50 quarterfinal win over Anacortes on Friday in the girls State 2A basketball …
Sat., Feb. 20, 2016, 10:32 p.m.
State 2A/B wrestling: Four win titles from Great Northern League
For being at a loss for words, Logan Sundheim of East Valley had much to say about his state wrestling championship Saturday.
Sat., Dec. 5, 2015, 5:26 p.m.
Prosser defeats Tumwater for State 2A football title
Prosser junior quarterback Tanner Bolt threw three touchdown passes – all in the first half – and the Mustangs held on to beat Tumwater 22-15 in the State 2A championship …
Sat., March 7, 2015
Clarkston employs 3-pointers to reach championship game
YAKIMA – Needing a spark to separate themselves from Squalicum on Friday night and win their way into the boys State 2A title game, the Clarkston Bantams went the long …
Thu., March 5, 2015
State 2A boys: Relaxed Clarkston aims to bowl over competition
There’s at least one thing Clarkston boys basketball coach Justin Jones is sure of when his Bantams are in Yakima this weekend for the State 2A basketball tournament. There will …
Thu., March 5, 2015
State 2A girls: Jordan Phelan praises East Valley’s family atmosphere
Jordan Phelan doesn’t like to refer to the East Valley girls basketball roster as teammates. “We’re family,” she insists.
Sun., Feb. 22, 2015
Freeman wins State 1A wrestling championship
TACOMA – The Freeman wrestling team was stunned in the Mat Classic XXVII semifinals Saturday morning when it saw just two of seven advance to the finals. That opened the …
Thu., Nov. 13, 2014
Girls soccer: West Valley edges East Valley in State 2A opener
If you have to play a first-round state tournament playoff game in subfreezing temperatures, you might as well play it against a heated rival. In the fifth meeting between the …
Thu., May 22, 2014
Cheney reloaded after winning soccer title
As the thrill of last year’s state title gave way to the hard work of a new season, Cheney boys soccer coach Mark Kiver wasn’t worried. “I just try to …
Sat., March 8, 2014
2A: Ungerer gets Pullman boys another title shot
YAKIMA – At 5-foot-7, Pullman point guard David Ungerer never stood taller than he did Friday night in driving the Greyhounds back to the State 2A boys basketball championship game …
Fri., March 7, 2014
Cold shooting downfall for East Valley girls in 53-37 loss to W.F. West
YAKIMA – East Valley believed its zone defense would provide a chance to upset highly regarded W.F. West on Thursday in the girls State 2A basketball tournament at the SunDome. …
Sun., March 3, 2013
Pullman wins first boys state basketball title
YAKIMA – Finally after two agonizing near-misses, the Pullman Greyhounds brought a state basketball championship trophy home Saturday night. The Greyhounds outlasted Anacortes, 44-39, at the Yakima Valley SunDome to …
Fri., March 1, 2013
Pullman boys advance at state tournament
YAKIMA – At 5-foot-6 Pullman’s David Ungerer was easily the shortest player on the court during the Greyhounds’ State 2A boys basketball quarterfinal on Thursday against Burlington-Edison. But when the …
Sun., Feb. 17, 2013
Stags fall short in bid for sixth-straight 2A wrestling title
TACOMA – The road to a six pack came up short for the Deer Park wrestling team. The Stags were seeking to become only the second school in state history …
Sat., Nov. 10, 2012, 7:47 p.m.
Colville misses chance at State 2A volleyball title
The dream of a repeat ended in a five-set loss for the Colville volleyball team Saturday afternoon at Lakewood, Wash. In a toe-to-toe battle with the No. 1-ranked Tumwater Thunderbirds, …
Fri., March 2, 2012
Lynden locks down Greyhounds in State 2A boys hoops
YAKIMA – The Pullman Greyhounds were confident coming into the boys State 2A tournament that their defense could keep them in games. But Thursday in the SunDome, the offense faltered …
Sun., Nov. 13, 2011
EV ousts Pullman in shootout, advances to State 2A girls soccer semifinals
Timing really is everything. During the regular season, the Pullman Greyhounds found themselves on top of the Great Northern League standings, while the East Valley Knights finished second – losing …
Sun., March 6, 2011
Slow start dooms West Valley in 2A consolation game
YAKIMA – Saturday’s loss to Grandview in the game for fourth and sixth places at the State 2A basketball tournament was a matter of perspective for West Valley coach Jay …
Sun., Nov. 21, 2010
East Valley’s big start sinks Prosser
KENNEWICK – East Valley’s improbable postseason run continued Saturday thanks to an improbable start to its State 2A football quarterfinal against Prosser. The Knights jumped out to a 28-0 lead …
Sat., Nov. 20, 2010, 8:24 p.m.
East Valley crushes Prosser
East Valley’s improbable postseason run continued Saturday thanks to an improbable start to its State 2A football quarterfinal against Prosser. The Knights jumped out to a 28-0 lead just 8 …
Sat., Nov. 20, 2010
EV defeated in 2A semifinal soccer
PUYALLUP, Wash. – It was the one thing East Valley girls soccer coach Gabe Escobar didn’t want his team to face – a corner kick. The play has haunted the …
Fri., Nov. 19, 2010, 9:01 p.m.
EV falls in State 2A soccer
White River scores off a corner kick to defeat East Valley in the State 2A girls soccer semifinals.
Sat., March 13, 2010
Area boys teams out of 2A tournament
YAKIMA – For the second day in a row, West Valley’s carefully crafted plan to topple a Class 2A powerhouse collapsed under the weight of an opponent’s third-period run. West …