Basketball awards given
Boys basketball awards were handed out Monday, March 4. Back from left are Lucas Arnzen, varsity rebounding award and WPL honorable mention; Tanner Ross, JV co-captain, rebounding award and most valuable; Isaiah Shears, JV steals award; Jake Bruner, WPL 2nd team; Marcus Higgins, varsity co-captain, Most Valuable, assist award and WPL 1st team; and Seth Chaffee, varsity co-captain and defensive award. Front from left are Dan Wemhoff, varsity Pirate award; Calvin Hinkelman, JV defensive award and Most Improved; Bryson Higgins, JV co-captain and assists award; Justin Schumacher, JV Pirate Award and Mason Dalgliesh, JV co-captain.
Boys basketball meeting set
There will be a boys basketball meeting on Tuesday, March 12 at 7 p.m. at the high school.
Topics of discussion will be summer playing opportunities.
Incoming freshmen should attend.
Parents are welcome to attend as well.
Prairie has sports co-ops this year with Kamiah for baseball and Grangeville for tennis.
Clark Bruno and Devyn Bruegeman will be playing baseball with Kamiah as for the second year in a row there weren’t enough players for Prairie to field their own team.
Also Juraj Crnko, a Croatian exchange student at PHS, will be playing tennis with Grangeville.
Pirates, Patriots named to all-league teams
Marcus Higgins of Prairie was named to the first team All-White Pine League boys basketball team for Division 1 while Michael Waters of Summit received the same honor for Division 2.
Jake Bruner of Prairie was named to the Division 1 second team while Lucas Arnzen received honorable mention.
For Summit Matthew Schwartz and Shane Stubbers were named to the second team.
Prairie Track 2013
23-Kamiah Invitational, 10 a.m.
28-at Kamiah, 4 p.m.
12-Wildcat Invitational, Lapwai, 3 p.m.
18-at Kamiah, 4 p.m.
23-White Pine League Championships, Lapwai, 4 p.m.
26-Nez Perce/Lewis & Clark Games, Kamiah
3-JV Meet of Champions, Lapwai, 3:30 p.m.
10 & 11-1A Regional Championships, Lapwai
17 & 18-1A State Championships, Middleton High School