Girls Basketball: Warriors Trump Bobcats, 44-31

Rochester’s defense was on point, and that led to a lot of points as the Warriors downed Evergreen 2A/1A Division foe Aberdeen 44-31 here on Saturday. Keeli Demers led the way with 16 points as the Lady Warriors won their seventh league victory of the season. “I thought our defense led to our offense early…

Boys Basketball: Beavers Shoot Past Warriors

ROCHESTER — The Beavers came out firing and blasted past Evergreen 2A/1A Division rival Rochester 52-27 here on Tuesday. Wyatt Blancoe hit three treys in the first quarter as Tenino ran out to a 16-4 lead and cruised to victory. “We didn’t come out of the gates well and they came out hitting shots,” Rochester…

CENTRALIA’S RON BROWN WINS 700TH GAME

Saturday night was a big night for Centralia head boys basketball coach Ron Brown, who picked up his 700th career win as coach of the Tigers. Brown began coaching for Centralia 54 years ago and has been a mainstay of the program ever since. Centralia defeated Rochester 79-57 Friday night on the home court that…