Nixyaawii has no shortage of skilled players.
Pendleton made easy work of The Dalles and Ridgeview for two more Intermountain Conference wrestling wins on Wednesday.
A “flat” second half cost the Pioneers a nonleague matchup at Hood River.
Treasure Valley proved too much for Blue Mountain to handle as they were handed their first conference loss, 109-83, on Wednesday.
When things were tense, senior Tyler Newsom dug Pendleton out of an offensive rut to drive them to a home win over La Grande on Tuesday.
Only one team would emerge 3-0 in the Blue Mountain Conference after Saturday. The other would leave with their first league loss.
Tyasin Burns surprised everyone on Friday night.
The Umatilla boys are now enjoying a nine-game streak after turning away Blanchet Catholic 51-40 at the Crusader Classic New Year’s Invitation…