Girls basketball: Union 54, Skyview 39

first_img Receive latest stories and local news in your email: Tags Share: After a 13-1 start, Skyview’s dropped two straight and now trails league-leader Camas by two games at third place.UNION 54, SKYVIEW 39UNION — Alexis Raymore 5, McKenna Vega 3, Marina Morningstar 4, Toryi Midland 12, Lolo Weatherspoon 10, Abbey Kaip 5, Mackenzie Lewis 16. Totals 20 (4) 11-14 54.SKYVIEW — Maddie Hendricks 15, Ava Harman 5, Tanariea Deloney 0, Skylar Groesbeck 7, Kazz Parks 5, Emily Norton 4, Mikelle Anthony 3. Totals 12 (2) 13-26 39.Union 11  7 12 24 — 54Skyview 11  5 11 12 — 39 By Meg Wochnick, Columbian staff writer Published: January 15, 2019, 7:57pm Skyview puts their hands together for a cheer after timeout during Tuesday night’s game against Union at Skyview High School in Vancouver on Jan. 15, 2019. (Alisha Jucevic/The Columbian) Photo Gallery Girls basketball: Union 54, Skyview 39 (360) 735-4521 5 Photos Skyview StormUnion Titans [email protected] Union used a 9-0 run to start the fourth quarter on its way to scoring 24 over the final eight minutes for a 54-39 victory over Skyview in Tuesday’s 4A Greater St. Helens League girls basketball game.The Titans (12-4, 3-1) led 30-27 after three quarters before using its defense to force five turnovers the first three minutes that aided its 9-0 scoring run on their way to taking their first double digit lead of the game at 39-27.Mackenzie Lewis led all scorers with 16 points with 14 coming in the second half. Union led 18-16 at halftime. Toryi Midland added 12 for the Titans, who move into sole possession of second place in the 4A Greater St. Helens League.Skyview guard Kazz Parks returned Tuesday after what coach Brett Johnson called a bone bruise suffered in last Friday’s loss at Camas. The junior did not start against Union, but came off the bench to score five points. Maddie Hendricks finished with 15 points for the Storm. By signing up you are agreeing to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. GO @MegWochnick Share: Meg Wochnick Columbian staff writerlast_img read more

It’s Not Too Late to Make This a Summer to Remember

first_imgAbercrombie & Kent Offers Ready-to-Book Family Journeys  to Europe, Asia, Africa, North & South America  May 30, 2017- It can be a panic-inducing feeling, facing down that last stretch of the school year and realizing you still haven’t decided on this summer’s family vacation. Abercrombie & Kent has announced last-minute availability on a selection of their Family Journeys to destinations across the globe, including Iceland, Spain, Japan, China, East Africa, Alaska, Peru and the Galápagos Islands. Abercrombie & Kent’s dedicated small-group Family Journeys feature engaging itineraries, hotels chosen for their all-ages amenities and a Resident Tour Director® who travels with the group from beginning to end, and offers insight into local culture that only comes from being a local themselves. With a ready-to-book A&K Family Journey, every detail from sightseeing to meals is arranged by A&K’s experts, taking all the work out of planning, leaving only the fun anticipation of an exciting summer adventure. A&K’s Featured Summer 2017 Family Journeys – Limited availability to some of Abercrombie & Kent’s most popular family destinations; additional dates may be found online. NEW for 2017: Iceland: A Family Journey (Jul 27-Aug 6)Experience incredible Iceland as a family with captivating Viking encounters and crafts, tours across volcanic terrain and awesome ice caps, fishing with local pros and swims in geothermal pools. 11 days from $8,995; Children under 12 save $400 Spain: A Family Journey (Jun 26-Jul 5)Experience family-friendly Spain, exploring Gaudí­’s Sagrada Familia Basilica, gliding by cable car at the Rock of Gibraltar, riding a horse-drawn carriage to a palace in Seville and hunting for treasure in Madrid. Ten days from $5,995; Children under 12 save $400 NEW for 2017: Family Japan (Jun 16-24, Jun 23-Jul 1, Jul 28-Aug 5, Aug 4-12)Immerse your family in the diverse charms of Japan, from the youth-driven culture of Tokyo to the traditional hospitality of Gôra Kadan, introducing the kids to kimonos and origami, and sharing a ride on a bullet train. 9 days from $9,795; Children under 12 save $800 Family China & the Yangtze (Jun 16-27, Jun 23-Jul 4, Jul 7-18, Jul 21- Aug 1, Aug 4-15)Walk on the Great Wall and ride back down on a toboggan; visit pandas up close in their natural environment; Ride Like a Local in a pedicab in Beijing; and enjoy a lesson in Mandarin during your Yangtze River cruise.12 days from $5,995 per person; Children under 12 save $800 NEW for 2017: Family Kenya & Tanzania Safari (Jun 24-Jul 5, Aug 12-23)Introduce your family to the magic of East Africa, as you tour an elephant orphanage, set out on thrilling game drives, meet a Maasai village elder and enjoy kid-friendly fun led by a Young Explorers Guide. 12 days from $9,995; Children under 12 save $800 Family Alaska (Jul 15-22, Jul 18-25, Jul 25-Aug 1, Jul 29-Aug 5, Aug 5-12)Share a Portage River float trip, cruise through Kenai Fjords National Park, learn about Alaskan huskies and Iditarod dogsledding, sight bears and marine wildlife, and land on a glacier during a flight over Denali National Park. Eight days from $6,795; Children under 12 save $800 NEW for 2017: Family Peru (Jun 8-16, Jul 6-14)Share the mystery and wonder of Machu Picchu on a family adventure that includes kayaking on a lake high in the Andes, feeding alpacas and llamas, playing a traditional game with local children and swimming with sea lions. Nine days from $5,995; Children under 12 save $800 Family Galapagos (Jul 14-23, Jul 28-Aug 6)Cruise the Galápagos Islands aboard a small expedition ship to walk among giant tortoises, marine iguanas and sea lions; go kayaking or snorkeling; and share kid-friendly activities such as wildlife photography, scavenger hunts, Spanish lessons and art-making. 10 days from $9,195; Special Offer: Children under 18 save $800. An A&K Resident Tour Director leads each journey, leaving parents free to spend quality time with their children – sharing experiences and building memories — instead of planning what to do next. Each day features at least one Family Discovery, a chance to connect by interacting with nature, culture or local kids. It could be seeing panda bears up close, riding Icelandic horses along a black sea beach, or discovering new foods at a local market. Safety You Can TrustTravel on an itinerary designed for all ages, featuring exciting kid-friendly activities, and return with memories to cherish for a lifetime. A&K’s local offices have deep roots and long-established relationships to ensure guest safety and security, and provide 24/7 support. To make the most of this summer, go to https://www.abercrombiekent.com/small-group-journeys/family-journeys , call 800 554 7094 to speak with a travel consultant or contact your travel professional.last_img read more