Ladycats start season hot on road

The varsity and junior varsity Ladycat basketball teams scrimmage against each other in a practice on Tuesday. Garrett Estrada photo

basketball team returned home from a two game trip to Las Vegas with two blowout victories to start their season. A quick glance at the scores from the road trip wins would indicate that the Ladycats got off to a healthy start, but coach Krystal … [Read more...]

Wrestling coach happy with teams progress

After a dominant showing by the White Pine High School wrestling team in their home meet to start the season, coach Mike Gamberg said that he just wanted to see his wrestlers keep getting better. Though the end results from the past weekend’s meet in … [Read more...]

Bobcats looking to get first win of season at home

Senior Nate Lee goes up for a layup at a basketball practice. Garrett Estrada photo

Fundamentals. It is a word that coaches like to use a lot, especially basketball coaches. It’s a word that Charlie Hall’s players will have heard a lot in practice in the week before the White Pine High School Bobcat basketball team will make their … [Read more...]

Senior wrestler honored

Senior Bobcat wrestler Drue Ashby takes down another wrestler during White Pine’s home meet on Dec. 5. (Garrett Estrada photo)

High School wrestlers know the meaning of hard work. They lift weights, they sweat in practice and they still have to maintain there weight when at home. If anyone knows the work it takes to win in a wrestling meet, it’s White Pine senior Drue Ashby. … [Read more...]

Ladycats impress coach in opening tournament

When describing her team one week ago, White Pine High School girl’s basketball coach Krystal Smith focused on one word, speed. Five preseason victories from last weekend’s tournament later, Smith said she has found a new highlight for the … [Read more...]

Bobcat basketball to up the intensity

In his first games with the White Pine High School boy’s basketball team, coach Charlie Hall said that he learned a lot, both about his team and about what he needs to emphasize going forward. The three games the Bobcats competed in over the weekend … [Read more...]

Coaches proud to be a Bobcat

Pictured from left to right: Head Coach Charlie Hall, Assistant Coaches Dean Hall and Corey Rowley. (Garrett Estrada photo)

New father-son coaching duo ready to work hard It was immediately apparent from the beginning of a practice inside the White Pine High School gymnasium on Monday that first year head coach Charlie Hall wanted to set a standard for his team. … [Read more...]

Wrestlers ready to start season with home meet

The White Pine High School wrestling team will begin their quest to reclaim the division championship on Friday when they compete in their only home meet of the season at the WPHS gymnasium. Coach Mike Gamberg said that he expects his seniors to pick … [Read more...]

Returning Kingston ready to lead

The White Pine High School Ladycat basketball team showed that they were a force to be reckoned with under the hoop last season. With Debra Kingston dominating in the paint in conference games, the Ladycats entered into the postseason feeling like … [Read more...]

Former Lund athletes continue to excel

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Special to The Ely Times  A couple of former Lund High athletes, who are now both residents of the state of Virginia, are still performing at a high level in their respective sports.  2012 Lund graduate Melynda Boren is the starting center for … [Read more...]