High School


‘America’s Team’ makes Vander Esch its No. 1 choice

Before he went to Boise State, before he went on to be picked No. 19 overall in the NFL draft, Leighton Vander Esch was better-known for basketball than football, judging by the number of people who recalled his slam dunks for Salmon River High School among their favorite memories Thursday night, April 26.

May 2, 2018 8:11 a.m. read more..

Kinsley tops Behrman hurdles

Grangeville freshman hurdler Baeli Kinsley staked out a spot on the Lewiston Tribune’s area best list early this season, and while hurdlers from Lewiston, Moscow, Pullman and Colfax have all posted quicker times this season, Kinsley peeled about three-tenths from her 300 meter PR with a converted 51.14 time last week in Parma.

April 25, 2018 8:23 a.m. read more..

Asotin nugs Grangeville, 8-4

Grangeville outhit their hosts 9-6 during a road game last Friday, April 20, at Asotin, but all the Bulldogs’ traffic on the basepaths added up to half Asotin’s runs in an 8-4 loss.

April 25, 2018 8:16 a.m. read more..

MacMenamin takes first in 800, 1600, anchors 4x400 relay

Kamiah’s Michael MacMenamin placed first individually in two events during the Nez Perce Games last Friday, April 20. He won the 800 in 2:06.30 and won the 1600 in 4:45.80. And at the end of the day, he anchored Kamiah’s 4x400 relay to second place in 3:54.90, about four seconds behind Deary.

April 25, 2018 8:14 a.m. read more..

Prairie trounces Culdesac

The Prairie girls continued their march toward the top of the Whitepine League standings with a 22-7 mercy-rule win over Culdesac Monday night, April 23. The blowout marked the Pirates’ second drubbing of Culdesac this season, having posted a 32-2 win in the season opener.

April 25, 2018 8:13 a.m. read more..

Chinook fishing begins April 28

Chinook fishing on the Clearwater, Snake, Salmon and Little Salmon rivers opens April 28 and will run until closed by the Fish and Game director.

April 25, 2018 8:12 a.m. read more..

Bulldogs pound Orofino, Prairie

The fields up top were swamped last week, so Prairie and Grangeville made arrangements to meet in the river valley, where the Kubs showed off a field in spectacular condition and the Bulldogs overpowered PHS 10-0 last Friday afternoon, April 13.

April 18, 2018 8:14 a.m. read more..

Lindsley jumps into Top 10

Junior Paige Lindsley jumped a personal best by about two feet — and jumped onto the athletic.net Idaho 2A performance list Top 10 — with a 33-0 mark in the triple jump last Friday, April 13 at Lapwai. That was good for second place in the event.

April 18, 2018 8:09 a.m. read more..

Grangeville home track meet slated April 17

Grangeville's track and field organizers are in need of volunteers for everything from timing to raking the pits and running events for the April 17 home track meet. Help is needed starting at 2:30 p.m. that day. Call Naomi Finnegan, 208-983-4162, or email her at finnegann@sd244.org.

April 11, 2018 7:35 a.m. read more..

Bonn, Bulldogs building up

Filling in for injured first baseman Kolton Key, Grangeville senior Ethan Bonn showed he has come a long way in recovering from a separated shoulder injury he suffered diving back to the bag on a pickoff move a year ago.

April 11, 2018 7:33 a.m. read more..


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