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Liberty Bell builds momentum with two soccer victories

Liberty Bell builds momentum with two soccer victories

The Liberty Bell High School girls’ soccer team kept its winning streak alive with a squeaker and the soccer equivalent of rout in two games last week. On Sept. 20, the Lady Lions traveled to Omak coming off of a 7-2 win over Lake Roosevelt. Early on, Danielle Mott scored …
Air game makes strides in football loss at Soap Lake

Air game makes strides in football loss at Soap Lake

Liberty Bell High School elevated its passing game with two scoring tosses last Friday in a 56-12 loss at Soap Lake. Quarterback Tanner White hit Enrique Whites and Brady Moriarty for touchdowns as the Mountain Lions rebounded from being shut out the week before by Lake Roosevelt.
Mountain Lion of the Week: Bryce Tillman

Mountain Lion of the Week: Bryce Tillman

This week’s Mountain Lion of the Week is senior football player Bryce Tillman. Bryce is a student who radiates positivity and passion throughout the school. He’s not only a strong leader on the football team, but in the classrooms as well. The person who nominated Bryce said: “Bryce is a leader in the theater classroom,...
Lady Lions win 1, lose 2 in busy volleyball week

Lady Lions win 1, lose 2 in busy volleyball week

The Liberty Bell High School volleyball team won its second consecutive match on Sept. 20 with a 3-2 victory at Omak, then dropped two games to a couple of the strongest teams in the Central Washington 2B league. On Sept. 22, the Lady Lions lost a home match to undefeated Tonasket, 3-1. Last Thursday (Sept....
Liberty Bell XC teams both frontrunners at Idaho meet

Liberty Bell XC teams both frontrunners at Idaho meet

Sleeping on the ground the night before didn’t seem to faze the Liberty Bell High School cross-country teams at the Coeur d’Alene invitational last weekend in Hayden Lake, Idaho. After camping out Friday night, the boys’ and girls’ teams got up Saturday morning and showed impressive strength and depth in …
Mountain Lion gridders fall to visiting Lake Roosevelt

Mountain Lion gridders fall to visiting Lake Roosevelt

The Liberty Bell High School football team broke open some big plays against Lake Roosevelt last Friday, but couldn’t string enough of them together to reach the end zone in a 44-0 loss to the visiting Raiders. Enrique Whites, Seth Stevie and Eden Davis, along with quarterback Tanner White, ground out some…
Lady Lions go 1-1-1 in busy week of soccer, host Bridgeport on Thursday

Lady Lions go 1-1-1 in busy week of soccer, host Bridgeport on Thursday

The Liberty Bell High School soccer team came out of three games last week with a win, a loss and tie — the victory coming in an important league game against Lake Roosevelt. On Sept. 13, the Lady Lions hosted a strong Cashmere team that prevailed over the home club, 6-1. Lauren…
Mountain Lion of the Week: Emily Paul

Mountain Lion of the Week: Emily Paul

This year’s first Mountain Lion of the Week is junior volleyball player Emily Paul. Each week peers, teammates, coaches and teachers nominate students who embody the best qualities of Mountain Lion student-athletes: They are inquirers, knowledgeable, thinkers, communicators, principled, open-minded, balanced, caring, courageous and reflective. Here’s what Emily’s teammates had to say about her: “A...
Open houses offer info on Sun Mountain trail improvements

Open houses offer info on Sun Mountain trail improvements

The Methow Chapter of the Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance will hold two public open houses — on Friday (Sept. 23) and Sept. 29 — to present its proposal for expansion and enhancement of the Sun Mountain summer trail system.  The proposal, if approved by the U.S. Forest Service, would add approximately 15 miles of new singletrack trails and other...
Volleyball team gets first victory

Volleyball team gets first victory

The Liberty Bell High School volleyball team claimed its first victory of the season with a 3 – 1 win over Oroville on Sept.13 in the Lady Lions’ home gym, bringing the team’s record to 1 – 2. The Lady Lions hoped to improve on that in a match at Omak on Tuesday (Sept. 20). Liberty Bell will host...