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The Boys Basketball Team Begins Their Season in the First Game Against Camas

The Boys Basketball Team Begins Their Season in the First Game Against Camas

Lainne Wilkins, Sports Writer

December 7, 2017

On Thursday November 28th, the boys varsity basketball team played in their first non-league game against the Camas basketball team. The game ended with a loss for the Falcons but according to the players a lot was learned. The first half of the game both teams were neck to neck. The half ended wi...

Girls Basketball Eyeing State Title

Girls Basketball Eyeing State Title

Tristan Glaser, Sports Writer

November 30, 2017

The Prairie Girls Basketball team is preparing for another successful year. They are starting a new season aiming for their 31st league title (21st in a row) and a 7th place state championship title, but most importantly they want to get better and have fun while doing it. “We want to win state, of...

Volleyball Banquet

Volleyball Banquet

Ren Pierce, Sports Writer

November 29, 2017

The volleyball team recently organized their banquet to recognize the players’ hard work, and dedication to Prairie athletics. The banquet took place Friday November 17th, in the PHS library. The coaches talk about how impressed they are on the girls performance this year, and handed out awards bas...

The 2017 PHS Wrestling Season Begins

The 2017 PHS Wrestling Season Begins

Lainne Wilkins, Sports Writer

November 29, 2017

The commencement of the wrestling season took place on Monday November 13th as the wrestlers partook in their first practice of the season. This would all lead up to a jamboree the upcoming Thursday November 30th. Furthermore, the falcon boys first wrestling meet will be this Saturday December 2nd a...

Prairie Cross Country Banquet

Prairie Cross Country Banquet

Logan Reed, Sports Writer

November 29, 2017

  The Prairie Cross Country team had a successful year, the boys placed first in districts and girls finished third.The team’s banquet took place at PHS on Wednesday, November 15th. Sophomore key players Meri Dunford and Luke Lund were recognized for their contribution to the team's success. State...

Girls Basketball Cheer Tryouts 2017

Girls Basketball Cheer Tryouts 2017

Lainne Wilkins, Sports Writer

November 15, 2017

On Wednesday, November 8th the girls cheer tryouts took place for basketball season. The tryouts were at 12pm-2pm after the half day in the main gym at Prairie High School. The JV team members that made it were Jillian Warner, Maddie Hennerty, Hailey Hall, Emma Hunt, Ella Pace, London Fairchild, ...

Prairie Volleyball Is Headed To State

Prairie Volleyball Is Headed To State

Logan Reed, Sports Writer

November 15, 2017

  The Prairie volleyball team is headed to state after a successful weekend in Yelm, Washington. The team won clutch games needed to win to go to state last week, November 3rd and 4th. First all league middle hitter Abby Brotherton and junior outside hitter, Katie Vroman helped contribute to the...

Prairie Girls Soccer Advances To State

Prairie Girls Soccer Advances To State

Tristan Glaser, Sports Writer

November 9, 2017

The Prairie Girls Soccer team has advanced to state in a thrilling 2-1 victory over the visiting Capital Cougars on the PHS turf field. The bi-district match was a winner to state and a loser out game. The Lady Falcons opened up the scoring 25 minutes into the first half when the Cougars were whistled ...

Falcons Fight Relentlessly for Playoffs

Falcons Fight Relentlessly for Playoffs

Ren Pierce, Sports Writer

November 9, 2017

  The varsity football team took a trip to a “cold” Doc Harris Stadium to compete in playoffs last Monday, October 30th. The boys played in ten minute games against the Evergreen Plainsmen and Hudson Bay Eagles competing for a spot to join Kelso and Mountain View in playoffs.The boys gaine...

Sophomores Soar to State in Cross County

Sophomores Soar to State in Cross County

Lainne Wilkins, Sports Writer

November 9, 2017

On Saturday, November 4th sophomores Luke Lund and Meri Dunford ran in their first state meet for cross county. Meri Dunford medled with a 14th place finish out of 160 girls. Luke Lund on the other hand finished 71st out of 160 boys competing. These two were described as having a great season and ...

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