Yelm bowlers (7-3, South Sound Conference) clinched a 4-1 win Tuesday, Jan. 7, as they hosted Peninsula, but were unable to secure a win against fifth-ranked Central Kitsap away on Thursday, Jan. 9.
Results were mixed for the Lady Tornados’ fourth week in Siuth Sound Conference play with a 70-51 win against Timberline and a 56-39 loss to Gig Harbor that brought an end to Yelm’s five-game undefeated streak in league.
The Yelm boys basketball team landed its first league win of the year in style, upending the formerly No. 1 Gig Harbor Tides 75-57 at home to earn a major upset in the South Sound Conference.
MOSSYROCK — The Mountaineers had the hot hand here Tuesday night and the Vikings could never quite counter, as Rainier picked up a 66-39 Central 2B League girls basketball win.
In their first league matchup this season, the Rainier Mountaineers weren’t messing around. Looking for redemption, the lady Mountaineers hosted Wahkiakum on Thursday, Jan. 2, and bested the Mules 52-44.
The Mountaineers (7-4) extended their four-game winning streak to five on Friday, Jan. 3, with a 44-40 win against the Toledo Indians in both teams’ first 2B Central League matchup.
Five Yelm High School seniors took to the gridiron for one last game on Saturday, Dec. 28, for the all-star Cleats vs. Cancer football showcase at French Field in Kent.