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Sports briefs: Feb. 3, 2016

Sports briefs: Feb. 3, 2016

LBHS football future discussed Liberty Bell High School will host a community discussion on Friday (Feb. 5) about whether the varsity football team should continue playing eight-man ball, or consider going back to 11-man competition. The Mountain Lions played a non-league schedule of eight-man football last season and had an 8-1 record. The switch to...
LBHS wrestlers face challenges at Apple Pie invite

LBHS wrestlers face challenges at Apple Pie invite

Wrestling alumni put on entertaining evening in home gym With less than a month to go before the district tournament, the Liberty Bell High School wrestling team continued to build toward the post-season at the Apple Pie Invitational tournament in Tonasket on Saturday (Jan. 16). Coach Gunnar Doggett reported that Tanner White lost two matches....
Mountain Lion wrestlers take on tough opponents at Tri-State

Mountain Lion wrestlers take on tough opponents at Tri-State

Three Liberty Bell High School wrestlers traveled to Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho, last weekend with coach Gunnar Doggett for the Tri-State Tourney on Friday and Saturday (Dec. 18-19). The annual meet brings together wrestlers from around the region, many of them from larger schools. Mountain Lions Jacob McMillan (170 pounds), Meritt Fink (145 pounds) and...
Liberty Bell’s new wrestling coach, Gunnar Doggett, is in familiar territory

Liberty Bell’s new wrestling coach, Gunnar Doggett, is in familiar territory

By Don Nelson Gunnar Doggett, the new Liberty Bell High School wrestling coach, didn’t need many introductions when he started the team’s workouts a couple of weeks ago. Doggett isn’t that far removed from the Mountain Lions’ wrestling program himself. He’s a 2012 Liberty Bell graduate — and a two-time state champion. “It’s like going to practice...
Sports briefs: November 18, 2015

Sports briefs: November 18, 2015

Doggett is new wrestling coach Gunnar Doggett, a 2012 graduate of Liberty Bell High School and two-time state wrestling champion, will coach the Mountain Lions wrestling team this season. He replaces Paul Schmekel. Doggett has been a volunteer coach in the Liberty Bell youth wrestling program for eight years, and spent the 2013-2014 season as...
Mountain Lions tie for third at state wrestling meet

Mountain Lions tie for third at state wrestling meet

Warden muscles its way to top of 1B/2B heap By Don Nelson Liberty Bell High School’s reign atop the state’s class 1B/2B wrestling world came to an end at Mat Classic XXVII in Tacoma last weekend, as the two-time defending champions finished in a tie for third place with Tonasket behind Warden and Reardan. But...
Liberty Bell takes strong wrestling team to state

Liberty Bell takes strong wrestling team to state

Mountain Lions face challenge from schools dropping down a class By Don Nelson Liberty Bell High School’s defending state champion wrestling team will head to Mat Classic XXVII in Tacoma this weekend with five wrestlers and one alternate, facing a tough battle to retain their title in a realigned competitive class. The Mountain Lions took...
LBHS sending six wrestlers to regionals

LBHS sending six wrestlers to regionals

Liberty Bell High School will send six wrestlers to the regional meet at Northwest Christian on Saturday (Feb. 14), after the Mountain Lions took third place in District 5 – 6 competition last weekend in Oroville. Leading the Liberty Bell contingent to the regional meet are defending state champions Meritt Fink, Emmett Fink and Trent Skelton, who...
LBHS wrestlers head into district meet with eye on Mat Classic

LBHS wrestlers head into district meet with eye on Mat Classic

The Liberty Bell High School wrestling team will travel to Oroville Friday and Saturday (Feb. 6-7) for the District 5-6 meet that will determine who moves on to the regional meet at Northwest Christian on Feb. 14. Liberty Bell is the two-time defending state champion in the 1B/2B classification. Meritt Fink, Emmett Fink and Trent...
LBHS wrestlers rack up wins at Coyote Classic meet in Kittitas

LBHS wrestlers rack up wins at Coyote Classic meet in Kittitas

The Liberty Bell High School wrestling team continued its march back to the state finals with impressive performances at last weekend’s Coyote Classic meet in Kittitas. Defending state champions Meritt Fink, Emmett Fink and Trent Skelton each took first place in their weight classes for the Mountain Lions, who have won the state 1B/2B team...