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Vander Esch notches first NFL tackle

On a first-and-15 following a false start penalty with 7:07 left in the second quarter of Sunday’s Cowboys-Panthers NFL game, Salmon River High School alum Leighton Vander Esch booked his first official tackle, bringing down Carolina’s Christian McCaffrey after a seven yard gain. The series went three-and-out, but Carolina went on to win by 16-8 final score.

September 11, 2018 3:32 p.m. read more..


Flerchinger memorial tournament set Oct. 20

In honor of a young basketball player who unexpectedly passed away this summer, the YAB he helped to found is organizing the 1st Annual Spencer Flerchinger Memorial Co-ed 3v3 Basketball Tournament on Oct. 20. Funds raised will be used to help the family with expenses and to establish a scholarship in Spencer’s name.

September 11, 2018 3:31 p.m. read more..
  

Perez keys comeback win

The Grangeville boys haven’t lost to Priest River on a soccer field even once since the program’s inception during Jesus Perez’s freshman year. After GHS fell behind 3-0 last Thursday afternoon, the junior helped keep the win streak going with a couple of goals.

September 5, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Sports...in brief

Flamingo Fun Run scheduled Sept. 29; Victory Karate Klub sign-ups available; BLM updates Salmon River boating guide.

September 5, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Bulldogs rip Nampa Christian 54-7

Nampa Christian played Grangeville tough for one quarter, but gave up three scores in rapid succession late in the first half as the Bulldogs surged to a 54-7 win and a 2-0 start to their 2018 football season.

August 31, 2018 10:22 p.m. read more..


GHS boys overcome three-goal deficit to beat Priest River

Mistakes and miscommunication in the Bulldogs’ back put the GHS boys soccer team in a 3-0 hole early in their game Thursday afternoon, Aug. 30, against Priest River. But on the strength of two goals by Jesus Perez, Grangeville wound up with its first win of the season.

August 31, 2018 1:20 p.m. read more..


Grangeville girls soccer team wins its first

The first high school girls soccer program in Idaho County checked off two more firsts Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 29. With a 4-1 win over Kellogg, Grangeville booked its first win, and with all four of those four goals, Naomi Connolley set a new individual single-game scoring record.

August 30, 2018 10:41 a.m. read more..

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