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Outside hitter Kate Lutz — one of the team’s senior leaders — described Grangeville’s volleyball season as “lots of fun” as well as a growing experience.
Prairie faced a long drive and must-win situation last Saturday afternoon, Oct. 14 — and they faced a 14-12 deficit early on. But after Wallace returned a fumble for a touchdown against the PHS offense, the Pirates defense held the fort, allowing no more points in the course of a 66-14 Prairie win.
Orofino supporters were left righteously salty over a holding penalty call which undid a two-point conversion run, which would have tied the game with 13 seconds left last Friday night, Oct. 13, at GHS.
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The Orofino Maniacs had two cracks at a potential game-tying two-point conversion on Grangeville's home field, but the Bulldogs claimed the Central Idaho League title with a 28-26 win over their longest-standing rival Friday night, Oct. 13.
The Grangeville boys' state tournament hopes ended Tuesday night, Oct. 10, when Timberlake held on for a 2-1 win during the second round of the District I-II tournament.
Bulldog of the Week
“It was a battle, for sure,” Grangeville’s Justin Fogleman said. “They’re a good football team, big, physical, they’re all weight-lifters, and it’s just tough to play good teams when some things go against you.”
Down by a dozen with less than six minutes to play, the Kubs put together one of the finest defensive stands seen all season at the recently-christened Bob Squires Sports Complex.
Chloe Dame and Baeli Kinsley scored the final two goals of the first GHS girls soccer season last Saturday, Oct. 7, during their regular season finale against Timberlake, which won 10-2. Before that game, GHS honored seniors Tessa Godrey and Brenda Gomez.
Several proposed rules recently adopted by the Idaho Fish and Game Commission was published on Oct. 4 in the Idaho Administrative Bulletin.
Nine Prairie rushing touchdowns proved more than enough in the end, but during the early phases of the Pirates’ 78-32 win Friday night, Oct. 6, the Trojans led 6-0 and 12-8.
The Salmon River boys took an 18-14 lead into halftime on the strength a touchdown run by Canyon Harper and two touchdown catches by Randy McClure, and they did not allow Garden Valley another point after halftime Friday night, Oct. 6.
Grangeville's football boys came up with critical win Friday night, Oct. 6 at St. Maries.
Garfield-Palouse beat Clearwater Valley 48-26 on Friday night, Oct. 6, countering an early Bubba Summers touchdown run with four consecutive scores.
The Central Idaho League’s district volleyball tournament is cheduled for next Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 16-17, with the first three matches to go at 4 p.m., 5:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.
As part of her senior project, Grangeville High School varsity soccer player Brenda Gomez will host a soccer camp Friday, Nov. 10, 3:30 to 7:30 p.m., at Grangeville Elementary Middle School. The camp is for students who are in public, private or home-school in kindergarten through fourth grade.