High School Sports

    The Cascade boys basketball team had a loaded week for games. Despite, the tough loss against Okanogan on Tuesday, December 4, the boys rallied to play back to back with two non-conference teams later in the week. The Kodiaks took on Cle Elum Thursday, December 6 and then Friday, December 7...
    After a win at the first game and suffering a difficult loss at the second game, the boys still put in their best effort in the week of December 3rd. The week's schedule was loaded with three games, all on the road.     "Since we have three road games, we have a short week of practice. We need...

(In no order) Dorothy Espinosa, Kaija Lovelade, Nicole Dunn, Emma Halseth, Jocellyn Rodriquez, Evelyn Bueno, Autumn West, Alondra Acevedo.
    After the girls were suspended in a brief limbo with an absence of a head coach, Dane Lewman, former head coach, returned for the season to coach the girls in the upcoming winter.     "We got fortunate at the last minute when Dane Lewman expressed an interest to come back and coach basketball...

Back row from left to right. Jose Valdez, Oscar Joya, Austin Curry, Cole Warman, Cameron Barnes, Efren Guerrero, Eric Rosario, Hunter Reinhart, Bryce James, Saul Vizcaino, Angel Onate, Middle Row: Rally Baker, Gunnar Balzer , Isai Claros, Alexis Ibarra, Jesus Sandoval, Julian Alvarez, Victor Oropeza, Adian Arceo, Alex Ruvalcaba Front Row: Joseph Wall, Juan Martinez, Jace Seely, Emanuel Gil, Axel Martinez, D’Andre Vasquez, Daniel Sandoval, Ricky Barragan
After the last two years ending second in the league, Cascade wrestling coach Jesus Sandoval, is coming into the season with high expectations for the boys. After six years of coaching, he is seasoned when it comes to getting the team ready for the mat, but this year there is a new element that...

Left to Right: Kurt Fraker, Cam Ostrem, Conrad Hasse, Bret Fraker, Wyatt Lambert, Isaac Cortes, Cole Warnaca, Hans Schlyer, Isaiah Dayton, Lane McKenney, Ethan Burpee, Alex Flick, Jalen Willis
With a frontline of towering returning starters and a summer spent playing basketball together, the Cascade boys basketball team have familiarity and chemistry with each other carrying them into the season.     "Our team is made up of a great group of guys that genuinely care about each other....

Kayla Bittle, Savannah Akers, and Ashley Ross high five celebrating during the game against the Omak Pioneers. (Photo by Edward Waterman)
    The Kodiaks went up against the Omak Pioneers one last time on the volleyball court. Fall 2018 volleyball season wrapped up with a grand finale at home on Tuesday, October 30.     Coming into the district tournament - Cascade was no. 2 in the league and Omak ranked at no. 4. Both teams had won...

Okanogan player strides to the ball, but wouldn't make it up the field due to Cascade Kodiaks defense.
After the Apple Bowl resulted in the Cashmere Bulldogs beating the Cascade Kodiaks 6-5 in penalty kicks, the Kodiaks unfortunately descended to  the no. 2 spot in the league. The girls soccer team had one last game against another set of Bulldogs for the regional playoff. On Tuesday, Oct. 30 the...

Kodiaks take down Cashmere Bulldogs, No. 12, in group effort.
Trial and error seemed to keep both Cashmere and Cascade at bay during the Pear Bowl on Thursday, Oct. 25. The two teams kept a static shuffle between the end zones, both facing difficulty gaining enough ground to do much with.     Within the first play, it seemed the game was going to favor the...

Zoe McDevitt, pictured, will be going to the state meet Nov. 3.
The cross country season rounded out its last meet, on Oct. 23, in the scheduled season with a performance that landed several runners to head to the state meet in Pasco on Nov. 3. The meet took place at Walla Walla Park in Wenatchee and was the Caribou Trail League Championship meet. The first...

Pictured is Jesus Sandoval (junior) and Elise Brulotte (senior) rounding the corner for the finish line.
    The Cascade cross country team has had a notable season and continues to propel through the season, setting impressive placement in the tournaments. Tuesday, Oct. 16, Cascade hosted the meet against rivals, Cashmere at Enchantment Park.     The students looped around the path, which according...

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