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Prairie Boys Basketball Advances in Another Round of the Regional Tournament

Prairie Boys Basketball Advances in Another Round of the Regional Tournament

Lainee Wilkins, Sports Writer

February 21, 2018

On Saturday, February 17th the Prairie boys basketball team took on Wilson high school in another round of the regional tournament. At the end of the first the Falcons lead over Wilson 18-8. In the first both Kameron Osborn and Braiden Broadbent each had 9 points for the Falcons. The game for the ...

Prairie Wrestling at State

Prairie Wrestling at State

Logan Reed, Sports Writer

February 21, 2018

Prairie wrestling had four wrestlers competing at the Mat Classic XXX in Tacoma, WA on Saturday February 17th.  One wrestler, Nick Langer placed seventh in state and represented Prairie at the highest level of athletic competition.  Other wrestlers include Bridger Paradis, Jason Wilcox, Brendan Sofianos ...

Broken Pools and Broken Records

Broken Pools and Broken Records

Jony Garcia, Sports Editor

February 8, 2018

In the position to go far, Prairie’s boys swim team is on the best route to achieve success. This season they started with a 6-9 record but eventually improved to 3-2 in the league. So, what is it about the swim team that makes them so unique? The boys swim team is young, fast and competitive. Having ultima...

Season Comes To A Close For Falcon Gymnastics

Season Comes To A Close For Falcon Gymnastics

Tristan Glaser, Sports Writer

February 8, 2018

The Prairie Gymnastics Team’s season came to an end Saturday at the 3A/2A/1A district gymnastics meet at Battle Ground High School. The Falcons displayed their skills at the meet and competed hard, but ultimately did not place in the top five schools at the tri-league meet. Columbia River received t...

PHS Boys Basketball Team Wins League

PHS Boys Basketball Team Wins League

Lainne Wilkins, Sports Writer

February 8, 2018

On Friday, February 2nd the Prairie boys basketball team took on the Kelso Highlanders in their last league game that ended in victory for the Falcons. The game was explained as having a rocky start when Shaw Anderson from Kelso scored six consecutive points. However, the Falcons shifted gears and ...

Prairie Wrestling Hosts Districts

Prairie Wrestling Hosts Districts

Logan Reed, Sports Writer

February 8, 2018

Prairie Wrestling was the host for districts Saturday, February 3rd.  Prairie finished 3rd overall with many Prairie players recalling the weekend as “successful”, because many players advanced onto regionals. Players RIley Fraizer and Connor Wood were happy with their performances and are exci...

Prairie Boys Basketball Fights Past Fort Vancouver

Prairie Boys Basketball Fights Past Fort Vancouver

Tristan Glaser, Sports Writer

January 31, 2018

The Prairie Boys Basketball team kept their league hopes alive with a gutsy 57-53 win against Fort Vancouver on Friday night at Prairie. Prairie fell behind as far as 7 points in the first half. They fought hard in the second half and were led by senior guard, Dante Heitschmidt, who had a game high of 23 point...

Boys JV Basketball vs Hudson’s Bay

Boys JV Basketball vs Hudson’s Bay

Logan Reed, Sports Writer

January 31, 2018

  The Prairie Boys Basketball team defeated Hudson’s Bay last Tuesday, January 23rd.  The final score was 52 to 44 with the Falcons coming up on top at home. Players, Aiden Fraley and Gabe Hilman, contributed to Prairie’s win by excelling on the offensive side of the ball. Sophomore,...

Prairie Girls Basketball Wins Another League Game Against the Fort Vancouver Trappers

Prairie Girls Basketball Wins Another League Game Against the Fort Vancouver Trappers

Lainne Wilkins, Sports Writter

January 31, 2018

On Friday, January 26th, the Prairie girls basketball team traveled to the home of the Fort Vancouver Trappers and won another league game. From the very start of the game, the Falcons took the lead and were ahead of the Trappers. Falcons kept their lead from start to finish with barely any points ga...

Boys Basketball Takes Another League Win Against the Evergreen Plainsmen

Boys Basketball Takes Another League Win Against the Evergreen Plainsmen

Lainne Wilkins, Sports Writer

January 24, 2018

On Friday January 19th the Prairie boys basketball team took on Evergreen in a league game that ended with a victory for the Falcons. The game was described as very back and forth throughout. During the first quarter the Falcons held a 10-0 lead, but the Plainsmen came back by the end of the quarte...

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