THROWBACK THURSDAYS: BUCODA BASEBALL

Tenino’s Dave Montgomery (now residing in Forks) sent us some classic photos from Bucoda’s baseball days. He did a research project in college on the baseball teams from the town’s past, which serves as perfect material for our Throwback Thursdays. This first photo comes from around 1910-ish judging from the fact that the uniforms don’t…

Lizards Fall to Pepsi Pak in Championship

Sobe-Toyota’s bid for a regional playoff berth ended with a loss in the championship game of the American Legion Senior Division State Tournament Wednesday night. The host Lizards wound up on the short end of a 14-3 contest with the Yakima Valley Pepsi Pak, who will now advance to the Region 7 Tournament. “I think…

TWITTER TUESDAYS: HUMAN CENTIPEDE AND KETCHUP

While Washington is burning up, LA is apparently under water. Well, UCLA to be more precise. A water main break on or near campus has caused the Bruins’ track and field stadium to flood. Oh and legendary Pauley Pavilion is also under water judging from this photo… Talk about a bad day. Anyways, here is…

Twin Cities Completes State Tourney Sweep

It was a bit closer than the team had become accustomed to, but the end result was all that mattered. Twin Cities completed a clean sweep of the 15-year-old Southern Washington Babe Ruth State Tournament on Sunday with an 11-3 win over Kalama-Woodland-Ridgefield-La Center at W.F. West High School. It was the only instance, in…

Chehalis Edges Centralia 4-1 at State Tourney

SPOKANE — The Twin Cities’ two junior American Legion teams travelled all the way to Spokane for the AA State Championship, only to face each other in the third round. And the kids from the Mint City got a solid pitching effort from Brody Holcomb to bump crosstown rival Titus Will, 4-1, and advance on…

Sobe-Toyota Goes 3-0 to Reach State Semifinals

The Sobe-Toyota Lizards made the most of their home field advantage on Monday evening, handing Kennewick an 11-1 loss in the quarterfinals of the American Legion Senior Division State Tournament at Ed Wheeler Field. “All weekend we’ve just played awesome,” Sobe-Toyota coach Jake LeDuc said. “We’ve had three pitchers go complete games, and our defense…