Stories tagged: State 1B
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:47 p.m.
Kyler Marsh’s fateful decision to turn out for basketball three years ago never would have come to fruition if not for his brothers’ peer pressure.
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:53 p.m.
Colton’s run of success over the past decade has been so impressive, so dominant, it is almost difficult not to discredit the Wildcats to some degree.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 11:50 p.m.
Mylo Jones’ layup between two defenders with 24 seconds left completed Yakama Tribal’s furious comeback to defeat Almira/Coulee-Hartline 55-53 in the semifinals of the State 1B boys basketball tournament at …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 11:06 p.m.
This was the small-ball world when Mike Colbrese took on the job as executive director of the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association 25 years ago. Lots of things were simpler then, …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 11:52 p.m.
Neah Bay’s future is as bright as any, but it was no match for Colton’s present. The upstart Red Devils found few answers to contend with the reigning state champions’ …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 11:51 p.m.
Anyone hoping Sunnyside Christian’s run of consecutive state titles would end at two might be suffering a case of wishful thinking.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 11:53 p.m.
Almira/Coulee-Hartline encountered adversity at the State 1B girls basketball state tournament before its first game had tipped off Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 11:25 p.m.
Odessa’s Ryan Moffet set an individual scoring record Wednesday night at the State 1B boys basketball state tournament, finishing with 48 points to lead his Tigers to an 81-73 opening-round …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 7:35 p.m.
The youngest sibling of three, there is little Sydney Banks can do on a basketball court that her older sisters didn’t accomplish during their respective prep careers at Sunnyside Christian.
Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 9:57 p.m.
Capsules for all State B area girls basketball qualifiers.
Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 9:56 p.m.
Capsules for all State B area boys basketball qualifiers.
Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 9:07 p.m.
St. George’s lost to Kittitas and Brock Ravet 65-50 in the State 2B title game at the Spokane Arena last season, its only loss of last season.
UPDATED: Sun., March 4, 2018, 12:07 a.m.
After missing the state championship game last season for the first time in 10 years, the COlton Wildcats used its depth to beat the Pomeroy Pirates 44-37 to capture their …
UPDATED: Sat., March 3, 2018, 11:10 p.m.
Because they don’t dwell on the past, the Sunnyside Christian Knights made some history Saturday night. That includes last year, last week and the last five minutes. The reward was …
Sat., March 3, 2018
Scores and summaries from Saturday’s State 1B games in the Spokane Arena
Fri., March 2, 2018, 11:51 p.m.
Scores and summaries from Friday’s State 1B games in the Spokane Arena
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
The Colton Wildcats held off the Sunnyside Christian Knights 53-48 to return to the title game after missing it last year for the first time in nine years.
Fri., March 2, 2018, 8:20 p.m.
You say it’s tough to beat the same team three times? How about five? Not if you’re the Sunnyside Christian Knights, who ran past Yakama Nation Tribal and back into …
Thu., March 1, 2018, 11:30 p.m.
Scores and summaries from Thursday’s State 1B quarterfinal games in the Spokane Arena
Thu., March 1, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
The Colton Wildcats saw their eight-year run of state championships end last year in the semifinals against the Almira/Coulee-Hartline Warriors. Provided a rematch this season, the Wildcats made sure last …
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 5:12 p.m.
The Pomeroy Pirates are hardly a longshot for the state boys 1B title. Not with shots like these.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 10:27 p.m.
A year after falling in the girls 1B title game, the Almira/Coulee-Hartline Warriors got this year’s state tournament started off on the right foot and earned a rematch with the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
Almira/Coulee-Hartline’s regional loss last week to top-ranked Sunnyside Christian was left in the dust thanks to a 69-40 win over Taholah in the opening round of the State 1B tournament …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 8:24 a.m.
The building program Stacia Soliday started with the Davenport girls basketball program four years ago culminated with a State 2B championship last year.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
It’s been a different year for the Colton girls basketball team. For the first time since 2007-2008, Colton isn’t the defending State 1B champ.
Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 8:45 p.m.
Maguire Isaak was responsible for so many points Friday afternoon at the Tacoma Dome, he doesn’t have a favorite play.
UPDATED: Fri., May 26, 2017, 11:20 p.m.
Between the weight of expectation and the bull’s-eye on the back, there’s a price that comes with defending a championship.
UPDATED: Sat., March 4, 2017, 11:10 p.m.
Welcome back, Dean Wagenaar.
UPDATED: Wed., March 1, 2017, 12:36 p.m.
The State 1B brackets, above all other state tournament groupings, has the most local flavor in terms of sheer numbers. There are five area girls teams in the tourney at …
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 9:12 p.m.
Coach Jeff Nelson knew his Odessa-Harrington Titans football team would have to play a near-perfect game Saturday afternoon, facing a Neah Bay Red Devils team with two State 1B titles …