September 10, 2014
September 10, 2014
At the conclusion of a long day of tournament volleyball, the Clearwater Valley Rams rallied from a game down to beat host Grangeville in three (12-25, 25-21, 19-17).
Grangeville played Clarkston within one point through three quarters on Friday night, but the Bantams forced late turnovers to take away the Bulldogs' winning chances.
Fall soccer signups are set for 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, at the GEMS community room.
The radio broadcasters made mention of various southern Idaho teams who had scouts on hand for Grangeville’s visit last Friday night, Sept. 5, and noted that GHS would be trying to win without giving away their big secrets. If the likes of Declo had imagined Grangeville may not be as strong in 2014 as in recent years, a 41-6 win at the tail end of a 220-mile drive may have let the cats — er, Bulldogs — out of the bag.
See the schedule here.
The Riggins Salmon Run is set to feature half-marathon, 10K and 5K races the morning of Sept. 13. Online registration will close Sept. 10.
A fun run to benefit the Families of SMA (spinal muscular atrophy) charity will be held at Lions Park and on the Grangeville truck route Sept. 20.
American Legion Post 37 is sponsoring an organizational meeting for the Camas Prairie American Legion baseball team — the Camas Prairie Zephyrs — on Sept. 24.
Hunters looking to bag a wild Idaho turkey can start hunting on Monday, Sept. 15. The general fall turkey season will open in the Panhandle and Clearwater regions. Fall controlled hunts open in a few places in the state.
Fish and Game is asking sportsmen and others who may be in the field and observe wolves and grizzly bears to report the sighting.
The Whitepine League standings include just two league games so far, with reigning WPL champion Troy and chief contender Prairie still undefeated after Week 1.
Thanks to all who participated in the football picks contest last week. As those who are familiar with how it works will recall, we’ll publish each week’s games along with an entry form on a full page — like the one on 5A this week — for a total of 11 weeks.
Grangeville topped Clearwater Valley in four sets last Monday night, Sept. 8, and followed up with a five-set win over tri-match host Kendrick.