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District II Stunner

The Prairie boys pulled off a major upset of previously unbeaten Lapwai, 50-49, at the last second last Friday night, Feb. 24.

Poachers adding to harsh winter losses

On Friday, or the early morning hours of Saturday, Feb. 25, a poacher or poachers killed a whitetail doe just for the thrill of it. Senior Conservation Officer Ethan Bishop found two unborn twin fawns in the doe as he searched for ballistic forensic evidence at the crime scene.

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Zumwalt wins his last match

A half an hour before what was likely the last match of his wrestling career, Grangeville High senior Frankie Zumwalt was doing more-or-less what everyone else in the Idaho Center was doing last Saturday evening: enjoying the matches that came before his.

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State wrestlers continue in contention tomorrow

Frankie Zumwalt of Grangeville, Kieran Owens, Carson Morrow and Trae Dominguez of Clearwater Valley and Jace Perrin of Prairie are all still in contention for state titles after the first day of action at the 2A state wrestling tournament in Nampa. In addition to three semifinalists, CV has two more in contention for medals, with Taylor Roy and Ty Dominguez both winning elimination matches.

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Three Bulldogs qualify to wrestle at state

Perrin, Zumwalt, MacMeniman, Dominguez, Owens and Morrow are all state-bound as District II champs

Three Bulldogs, nine Rams, a Pirate and a trio of Kubs are all headed to the state wrestling this weekend in Nampa.

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Pirates’ runners-up run continues

1AD1 girls basketball

After Lapwai’s golden generation took a third straight state title with a 79-40 win over Prairie last Saturday, Feb. 18, PHS coach Lori Mader gave the Wildcats their due with a nod to their pending graduation: “The one thing I’m not sad at all about today is all these [Lapwai] girls going bye-bye,” Mader told the crowd in a post-game speech.

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Savages rally to place second

1AD2 girls basketball

A third come-from-behind win was not in the cards last Saturday, Feb. 18, as Butte County’s roster had simply too much depth for Paula Tucker to out-coach.

Grangeville tops Orofino; Potlatch ends CV’s season

Boys basketball

Grangeville topped Orofino for the first time all season behind Ryan Ruklic’s 10 points, 11 rebounds double-double on Monday night, Feb. 20 — and it couldn’t have come at a better time.

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Bledsoe notches a key ‘W’

Bulldog of the Week

When Grangeville High senior Tristen Bledsoe transferred from Moscow before his junior year, he brought one small state experience with him: he had traveled to Pocatello as an alternate, and shot video of his teammates there.

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Ruklic ready for the rematch

Bulldog of the Week

Grangeville junior Ryan Ruklic was one of a couple of Bulldogs to score 14 points at Kamiah last Thursday — and Ruklic was one of the tall players who battled Orofino’s bigs effectively during a key league game the prior Monday, Feb. 6.

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Savages smack down Council, claim District III title

Salmon River overwhelmed Council during the second and third quarters of the Long Pin Conference’s district title game Feb. 7.

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Pirates soaked by Lapwai’s surge

Girls basketball

Lapwai came in to the Whitepine League’s district tournament like a rising tide, and swept Potlatch 83-19 and Prairie 70-36. Under their own hoop, the Pirates held their ground, but Lapwai flooded every other inch of the floor.

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Bulldogs advance to play-in, fall as Marsing rallies late

Girls basketball

Freshman forward Jakaili Norman scored double-digits during Grangeville’s dominant first half last Saturday, Feb. 11, against 2A state tournament play-in foe Marsing and the GHS lead grew to eight, 35-27, on a Norman hoop during the third quarter.

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Genesee holds off Clearwater Valley

Boys basketball

The Whitepine League’s district basketball tournament featured a contest that came down to the final minute as Genesee held off the Clearwater Valley boys 49-45 Monday night, Feb. 13, at the LCSC activity center.

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Prairie, Salmon River trophy hunts continue

State-bound

The Prairie girls booked their state trip before they played for the Whitepine League’s district title last week.

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