High School

Pirates place third

Beating Garden Valley, Glenns Ferry and Potlatch, the Prairie softball girls placed third at the 1A state tournament last weekend. Having rallied through the consolation bracket after a second-round loss to eventual champion Notus, Prairie squared off against Whitepine League rival Genesee with a chance to reach the title game on the line last Saturday morning. Genesee prevailed 16-2 in that one, but Notus took the title with a 3-0 win in the final.

May 23, 2018 11:55 a.m. read more..

Grangeville takes second place in Nampa

Grangeville’s Hunter Schoo was the goat for much of last Friday afternoon, May 18 at Nampa Christian High School. But at the end of the Bulldogs’ semifinal comeback win over Malad, Schoo was Grangeville’s hero.

May 23, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Oatman leads Kubs charge

Kamiah’s Kaleb Oatman had thrown the discus farther and farther each week since April 28, but even a new personal record might not have outdistanced the bombs barrel-chested Valley sophomore Collin Tvrdy hurled last Saturday morning, May 19.

May 23, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Tennis teams hold court

Grangeville and Clearwater Valley tennis players ran into tough competition — including Community, Ambrose and Parma players — at the 3A state tennis tournament last weekend in Caldwell.

May 23, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Schoo lifts Bulldogs to 2A final

Grangeville’s baseball tournament ended in the final — a game the Bulldogs might not have reached if not for Hunter Schoo’s game-winning hit in extra innings against Malad.

May 23, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Norman, Bulldogs ready to run

The District I-II track meet couldn’t have gone much better for Grangeville’s Braison Nor- man, who qualified individ- ually in three events as well as the Bulldogs’ medley relay.

May 16, 2018 10:36 a.m. read more..

GHS sending 10 to state tennis

Grangeville’s Colby Kennedy won the district boys singles title and is one of 10 Bulldogs on to state. The state meet runs May 18-19 at Vallivue and Caldwell high schools.

May 16, 2018 10:12 a.m. read more..

Adkison hits triples record

Grangeville junior Chase Adkison — who his coach regards as “the toughest out in the State of Idaho” — faced two-strike counts on several occasions during the 2A District I-II baseball tournament Monday, May 7.

May 9, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Grangeville wins district

Grangeville’s second consecutive district title came on the heels of coach Lee Nadiger’s first regular season title, as the Bulldogs ran over Orofino 12-2 and blunted a last-inning rally by St. Maries to win the district title game 3-2.

May 8, 2018 3:54 p.m. read more..

‘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..


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