Sports

Seventeen local grapplers earn state medals at Mat Classic XXXI

Aberdeen’s Heikkila places second, Montesano’s Olson third in respective classes

 

Elma cuts the nets after winning district title

Monte girls advance. Bulldogs boys eliminated.

 

Monte girls fall to King’s Way Christian

Bulldogs will face winner of Tenino-Castle Rock game at 4:30 p.m. Saturday in Kelso.

  • Feb 15th, 2019

 

Tuesday Prep Roundup: Montesano advances to district semis

Bulldogs girls team beats La Center; boys team falls to Wildcats

Buzzer-beater gives Montesano ovetime playoff win

Evan Bates scores off late-deflection to give Monte 70-68 district playoff win over Seton Catholic. Next play La Center at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in Vancouver.

13 Bulldogs, 4 Eagles wrestlers qualify for regionals

Three Monte grapplers earned district championships.

Joshua Hart | The (Longview) Daily News
                                The Elma girls basketball team will have to stop Castle Rock freshman point guard Brooke Wirkkala (center) when the two teams face off Friday at 7 p.m. in Elma in the first round of the Class 1A District IV girls basketball tournament. Wirkkala is the Rockets’ second leading scorer and comes off the bench.

Prep Basketball Playoff Preview: Twin Harbors schools’ quest for postseason glory begins this week

With the prep basketball district playoffs tipping off this week here’s a…

Joshua Hart | The (Longview) Daily News
                                The Elma girls basketball team will have to stop Castle Rock freshman point guard Brooke Wirkkala (center) when the two teams face off Friday at 7 p.m. in Elma in the first round of the Class 1A District IV girls basketball tournament. Wirkkala is the Rockets’ second leading scorer and comes off the bench.

Elma cuts down the nets after beating Montesano for league title

Eagles able to hang on to victory with team defense and by making free throws.

  • Feb 4th, 2019

Montesano closes out regular season with win over Elma

Bulldogs ground Eagles 61-38 behind Sam Winter’s 12 points

Montesano wrestling team set to begin postseason

High school wrestling story for Jan. 31, 2019.

  • Jan 31st, 2019

House bill proposes payment for college athletes

By Madeline Coats Washington Newspaper Publishers Association College students enrolled in an…

  • Jan 24th, 2019

Montesano picks up road win over Tenino on Tuesday

Bulldogs in sole possession of first in league for now.

Monte wrestlers crush Hoquiam and Tenino take second at Rubber Chicken

As season winds down, Bulldogs are getting stronger, coaches say.

  • Jan 24th, 2019

Montesano girls get two big wins, sit atop 1A Evergreen League

The Bulldogs girls basketball team beat previously undefeated Elma the followed up with a 23-point win over Hoquiam.

Montesano’s Evan Bates hits layup in the first quarter against Hoquiam on Friday. Bates led the Bulldogs with 24 points in Montesano’s 69-47 win on Friday. (Hasani Grayson | Grays Harbor News Group)

Bulldog boys beat Elma, in 3-way tie for conference lead

Also: Aberdeen bowlers close regular season with win over Montesano

Montesano’s Evan Bates hits layup in the first quarter against Hoquiam on Friday. Bates led the Bulldogs with 24 points in Montesano’s 69-47 win on Friday. (Hasani Grayson | Grays Harbor News Group)

Bulldog 182-pounder Kai Olson captures Hoquiam title

Montesano wrestlers split squad for invitationals at Hoquiam, Rainier.

  • Jan 17th, 2019
The Daily World file photo

Government shutdown kills Kalaloch razor clam digs

“We are closing Kalaloch Beach to razor clam digging in response to a request by Olympic National Park,” said Dan Ayres, state coastal shellfish manager.

  • Jan 17th, 2019
The Daily World file photo

8 area athletes make All-State teams

Montesano’s Granstrom, Ocosta’s Mitby and Furford named First Team

  • Jan 16th, 2019

Split Monte wrestling squad claims 2 second place finishes

Grapplers went to tournaments in Des Moines and Ocean Shores.

  • Jan 10th, 2019