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 By John R McNeil II    Sports    February 10, 2016 

Smith and Sanchez are district champs

Jacob Smith and Renford Sanchez came home from the Central Washington South District Tournament with gold medals. In the 113-pound weight, Smith defeated Gary Rios-Lopez of Kittitas by pin, then in...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    February 10, 2016 

Raiders lose last regular season games

Raider Boys Basketball ended the regular season with two losses last week. The first loss Feb. 2 came at home against the number-one Brewster Bears, the next on Feb. 4 in an upset loss to the struggling Okanogan Bulldogs in Okanogan. At home against...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    February 10, 2016 

Ladies finish season with a split

The Lady Raiders won a close game Feb. 2 at home against Brewster, then lost big to the number-one Okanogan Bulldogs on Thursday night. The split left the Lady Raiders with an overall win-loss record of 13-6 and a league record of 11-3. With the...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    February 3, 2016

Wrestling ready for Districts

Raider Wrestling finished up the regular season at home Saturday with the Central Washington South mixer, as seven Lake Roosevelt wrestlers won matches, with 11 pins and two decisions by points...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    February 3, 2016

Raiders keep on rolling

Raider Boys Basketball travelled to Manson and Tonasket last week and continued to win. With the wins the Raiders are one step closer to sealing up second in the North. Now Lake Roosevelt needs to come away with a win this week to secure the...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    February 3, 2016

Lady Raiders extend win streak to six

The Lady Raiders defeated two teams to propel themselves toward the top of their league last week. The Lake Roosevelt girls are looking to be either the number-two or -three seed from the North into the district tournament coming up at Eastmont. At...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    January 27, 2016

Raiders retain 10-5 overall

LR Boys Basketball improved their overall win-loss record to 10-5 after winning two of the three games last week. The Raiders lost in double overtime to Oroville at home Jan. 19 after leading by as...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    January 27, 2016

Lady Raiders get their groove back with four-game win streak

The Lady Raiders won all of three of their games last week, increasing their present win streak to four in a row. "We have played some decent ball with some of the changes we are making at this...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    January 27, 2016

Wrestlers gear up for postseason

In two matches last week, Raider wrestlers used wins to warm up for a a mixer they'll host this weekend in Coulee Dam to settle scores, break ties and meet new opponents. At Okanogan Jan. 19, and in...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    January 20, 2016

Raiders continue win streak

The Raiders are on a three-game win streak after sweeping their opponents last week. The wins put the Raiders firmly in second place in the Central Washington 2B North with a one-game lead over the Liberty Bell Mountain Lions. LR canceled a game at...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    January 20, 2016

Jacob Smith continues to win tournaments

The only senior wrestler on the Lake Roosevelt team, Jacob Smith, continued to win tournaments as he took the gold at the Sgt. Justin Norton Invitational at Rainier on Saturday. “Jacob Smith … had four pins on his way to the championship,”...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    January 20, 2016

Ladies snap losing streak

After losing three in a row, the Lady Raiders snapped that skid at Liberty Bell last Thursday, prevailing by one point over the Mountain Lions. “One and one for the week,” pointed out Lady Raiders’ Head Coach Wallace Pleasants, “with a very...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    January 13, 2016

Raiders in second place in North

Raider Boys' Basketball ended a three-game week in second place in the Central Washington 2B North standings with a win over Waterville Saturday. Right now the Raiders' win-loss record stands at 6-4...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    January 13, 2016

Lady Raiders are 6-4 overall for the season

The Lady Raiders won one and lost two basketball games last week in the first of two three-game weeks in a row. The Lady Raiders defeated Tonasket at home on Jan. 5 by the final score of 51-39, which...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    January 13, 2016

Wrestlers bring home two gold medals

Of the seven wrestlers Lake Roosevelt sent to the Charger Invite in Springdale Saturday, four placed at the tourney, including two who came home with weight bracket gold medals for first place. As a team, LR finished fourth overall, with 91 points....

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    January 6, 2016

Wrestlers grapple at two tournaments

Raider wrestlers took part in two tournaments over the holiday break, with all Raiders placing in their nine-school home tourney, and several winning or placing against 14 teams in Warden. Lake Roosev...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    January 6, 2016

Raiders win one, lose two

The Raider boys over the holidays won a league basketball game and competed strongly against larger schools in the Eagle Holiday Classic at West Valley High School. At home against Manson, the Raiders won the league game Dec. 18, defeating the Trojan...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    January 6, 2016

Ladies win two

The Lady Raiders won two of the three basketball games they played over the holiday break. The first, at home against the Manson Trojans Dec. 18, was a 52-32 victory. LR took the momentum of that win into the week of practice that preceded the Eagle...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    December 23, 2015

Raiders slam Mustangs

Raider Basketball jumped out early and controlled the game all the way through to the end. The Bridgeport Mustangs were never in the game. Lake Roosevelt jumped out in the first quarter to a 16-4 lead. The Raiders’ offense exploded in the second qu...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    December 23, 2015

Lady Raiders get big win over Fillies

The Lady Raiders won with a big margin over the Bridgeport Fillies in a Dec. 16 basketball game, improving their overall win-loss record to 3-1. Lake Roosevelt took control of the game early and never let go of the lead. The final score was LR 60,...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    December 16, 2015

Raiders start season 2-1

The Raiders boys basketball season started last week with a two-game win streak before losing on Saturday to the Warden Cougars. Lake Roosevelt had defeated the Hornets at Oroville on Tuesday, Dec....

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    December 16, 2015

Ladies open season with wins

The Lady Raiders opened their basketball season last week with two wins before losing to Warden at home on Saturday. Two of the first three games were close, with the game decided by only a few...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    December 9, 2015

Raiders off to good start at Davenport

Lake Roosevelt wrestling competed in the first tournament of the season at Davenport Saturday, where the Raiders held their own and impressed the coaches in their first outing. "We had a good start...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    November 18, 2015

Seven Raiders named to all-league football squads

LR Football finished the season with its best winning percentage since 2004 and its closest to state playoffs since 2003. With these improvements came the greatest number of Raiders at the end of the season named to all-league squads in many years. ...

 
 By John R McNeil II    Sports    November 18, 2015

Three Lady Raiders named to all-league squads

Sean Garvin, Jocelyn Moore, and Kayley Duclos were all named to the Central Washington 2B North All League Volleyball Squads last week. Garvin was named to the first team by the league’s coaches, while Moore and Duclos earned an honorable mention....

 

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