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Sports Digest

Miscellany

Youth Wrestling:

Ryan Lockman of White Salmon swept his four-man bracket last Saturday during a Northwest Junior Collegiate Wrestling Association league meet hosted by the Centennial Mat Club, in Gresham, Ore.

The Airtime Wrestling club member won the 77-pound novice class for 11- to 12-year-olds with a first-period fall, a second-period fall and a 5-4 decision against a wrestler with five years of experience.

Lockman's record now stands at 7-2 and includes a seven-match win streak.

Prep Girls Soccer:

The SWW 1A League Trico Division's top-two players were named to the Associated Press's Class 1A/2B/1B All-State First Team last month.

Columbia High senior midfielder Shannon McNallan and La Center junior defender Shelby Wilkerson were two of three SWW 1A players selected for the First Team.

At the conclusion of the 2007 season, Trico coaches chose McNallan as their offensive player of the year and Wilkerson as their defensive most valuable player for the second year in a row.

Moreover, McNallan finished fourth in the voting for 1A/2B/1B Player of the Year, an honor that went to Jasmine Stohr of Union Gap's La Salle High School.

All-State Teams:

Klickitat junior setter Kali Fargher garnered a spot on the Associated Press's Class 1B All-State Volleyball Second Team. It was her first All-State selection.

Also in volleyball, Kylee Bellamy of Goldendale gained a double distinction, earning a place on the Class 1A All-State First Team as a setter and a place on the Second Team as a hitter.

In football, Stevenson senior wide receiver Troy Stump was named to the AP's Class 1A All-State First Team.

Winter Recreation:

The Teacup Chapter of the Oregon Nordic Club will hold its annual Tea Party and Cross-Country Ski Clinic on Sunday, Jan. 6.

Beginner and intermediate classic technique and skate lessons will be offered in the morning, followed by a Tea Party with free hot chocolate, cookies and tea.

Registration begins at 10 a.m. with lessons from 10:30-11:30. Lessons are free to Teacup members, but a $10 donation is appreciated from non-members. (Bring your own skis, boots and poles.)

Teacup Lake is off Oregon Hwy 35, one mile north of Mt. Hood Meadows; a Sno-park permit is required.

Check the website www.teacupnordic.org for updated information.

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