Wednesday, Oct. 16
WESTON-MCEWEN — On Oct. 1, Weston-McEwen couldn’t hang on at Heppner, falling in five, thrilling sets after winning the opening two.
PILOT ROCK — The Rockets first got a glimpse of Zuri Reeser’s skills in September, when the Stanfield outside hitter aided in handing Pilot Rock a three-set road loss.
HERMISTON — Last year, Amanda Nygard was faced with a tough choice.
UNION — The Blue Mountain Conference volleyball coaches were hoping there would be a little separation in the league standings after Saturday’s matches, but instead there is a logjam for secon…
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MADRAS — Sorry fam, but nothing in my life is more precious than my days off.
IRRIGON — The host Knights couldn’t break into the end zone even once, but the Heppner Mustangs put up a 38-point first quarter to bury them early, anyway.
HERMISTON — A handful of mistakes were costly for the Hermiston Bulldogs on Friday night, and Chiawana took advantage of most of them.
PILOT ROCK — It may have taken two quarters, but the Rockets finally saw liftoff as a third-quarter rally launched them to a home victory.
MILWAUKIE — Pendleton secured at least a tie for the Special District 1-East title Thursday night with a 34-0 road victory over La Salle Prep.
JOHN DAY — Sydney Wilson had 12 kills, 19 digs and three aces Thursday to lead Heppner to a 25-12, 26-24, 25-20 Blue Mountain Conference win over Grant Union.
STANFIELD — Things are getting tight in the Blue Mountain Conference volleyball standings.
Cydney Sanchez and Amand Nygard, of Hermiston, run a hill during Thursday’s Bulldog Fest cross-country race.
Tuesday, Oct. 15
Saturday, Oct. 12
HERMISTON — In a cross-country meet that pit 10 area schools against each other, it was Hermiston who emerged the top dogs.
STANFIELD — You’ll have to excuse Stanfield for being excited about its volleyball team.
HERMISTON — There’s no way to sugar-coat it — Hermiston will have its hands full Friday night when Chiawana visits Kennison Field.
PILOT ROCK — Tyasin Burns has made a name for himself as a basketball player at Nixyaawii High School, helping the Golden Eagles to a Class 1A state title in March.
COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — Mariah Moulton had a match-high 13 kills, but it was not enough to help the Blue Mountain Timberwolves from falling in three to their North Idaho hosts on Wednesday.
Thursday, Oct. 10
NORTH LAKE TAHOE — Richard Boyer has always been competitive. He competed in football, basketball and track at Long Creek High School, and was selected to play in the 1982 East-West Shrine Game.
HERMISTON — The Hermiston High School Athletics Department and Simmons Insurance Agency are teaming up for a fundraiser to raise money for breast cancer awareness during the Friday Hermiston H…
MILWAUKIE — Both Pendleton and La Salle Prep will hit the field on Friday night with big wins fresh under their belts.
HERMISTON — The Hanford Falcons will be seeing Grace Vertrees in their nightmares.
Wednesday, Oct. 9
PENDLETON — Tied a set a piece and down 20-14 in the third set to Helix, Nixyaawii needed a run from Allyson Maddern at the service line.
PENDLETON — The Bucks and Tigers had already clashed once before this season, where it was Pendleton’s volleyball team that made off with the five-set win. In Tuesday’s rematch, the Bucks swep…
HERMISTON — Hermiston hadn’t faced Kamiakin since the the preseason, when the the Braves handed the Bulldogs a 6-0 loss.
Tuesday, Oct. 8
CONDON — After a tough loss at South Wasco County just the day prior, the Big Sky League’s top-ranked Echo Cougars were back in fine form Saturday afternoon.
MILWAUKIE — Tanner Sweek threw two touchdown passes, and Zaanan Bane ran for three scores as Pendleton beat Milwaukie 47-0 on the road in Special District 1-East action Friday night.
IMBLER — Junior Tyasin Burns ran for 311 yards and four touchdowns Friday to lead Pilot Rock/Nixyaawii to a 74-26 Special District 3 road victory over Imbler.
STANFIELD — The Tigers were slow to start, but ended Friday’s Blue Mountain Conference showdown in spectacular fashion.
UMATILLA — For the better part of three quarters Friday afternoon, Umatilla went toe-to-toe with the Nyssa Bulldogs.
Saturday, Oct. 5
KENNEWICK, Wash. — Welcome back, Sean Stewart.
MAUPIN — Since Teren Humphrey took over two weeks ago as head coach for Ione/Arlington volleyball, the team has had just four practices under its new coaching staff.
HERMISTON — Hermiston played in bursts of greatness, but it was not enough to top the consistency of Kamiakin.
PASCO — Mariah Moulton had 29 kills and put 32 points on the board as the Blue Mountain Community College volleyball team survived a five-set nail-biter at Columbia Basin on Wednesday.
MILWAUKIE — After two back-to-back games at home, the Pendleton High School football team is ready to get back on the road.
PENDLETON — Calgary Smith grew up in the shadow of the Pendleton Round-Up on a ranch just outside the small town of Adams.
STANFIELD — Blue Mountain Conference play opens Friday, and the hot game of the night is Weston-McEwen at Stanfield.
HERMISTON — For one brief moment Tuesday night, the Hermiston Bulldogs showed their true colors.
HERMISTON — There was nary a soul left at Kennison Stadium on Friday night when Garrett Walchli came out in full gear and started running up and down the yard lines.
PENDLETON — The hint of uncertainty could be felt on occasion throughout Warberg Court on Tuesday night, but Pendleton’s volleyball team ended the match by casting all doubts aside.
HEPPNER — In a classic Blue Mountain Conference matchup between the two programs, Heppner came back from a two set deficit to win a gritty, defensive volleyball match at home against Weston-Mc…
STANFIELD — In a Blue Mountain Conference Super Saturday, all three volleyball teams went home with 1-1 records.
LA GRANDE — Enough offense and a great play on defense.
LA GRANDE — The La Grande Tigers saw something new in Saturday’s Greater Oregon League matchup against the McLoughlin Pioneers.
UMATILLA — Senior forward Patty Burres netted four goals, and sophomore forward Taylor Durfey had a hat trick to help Umatilla halt a two-match skid and shut out Four Rivers 8-0 on Saturday in…
HERMISTON — Richland may have shut out Hermiston, but it was a day of growth for the Bulldogs.