POCATELLO – The Blackfoot Broncos American Legion AA team made the trip to Pocatello on Wednesday evening for a scheduled doubleheader against the Runnin’ Rebels looking to solidify their position in the conference standings with the district tournament just a couple of weeks away.
BLACKFOOT – The Snake River High School cross country team is in final preparations for the annual Snake River Fun Run which will take place on Saturday morning, July 11.
BLACKFOOT – The Blackfoot High School boys' basketball program will be offering their annual Colt Camp July 13-14 at the high school.
SHELLEY -- Anglers in the Shelley area will have more opportunities to catch fish after 1,000 rainbow trout were recently planted in the Shelley Pond.
BLACKFOOT – The Blackfoot Broncos American Legion AA baseball team began a long, tough week on Monday afternoon with a scheduled nine-inning affair against the Idaho Falls Tigers and escaped with just what the doctor ordered in a 19-3, mercy-rule-shortened contest and in the process helped t…
FIRTH – A pair of athletes who graduated from Firth High School have now signed letters of intent to play volleyball at the next level.
BLACKFOOT – The calendar has turned from June to July and just like that, it has become camping season once again.
IDAHO FALLS – A pair of evenly matched American Legion AA teams squared off to start the Fourth of July holiday weekend on Friday as the Blackfoot Broncos and the Hillcrest Knights played a doubleheader at the Knights’ home field.
BLACKFOOT – When you are one of the most consistent and best high school calf ropers in the state of Idaho, there is a tendency to try and fly below the radar.
BLACKFOOT – When the calendar turns from June to July, the minds and hearts of all high school rodeo contestants turn to the National High School Rodeo Finals. It is the most prestigious and important high school rodeo in the country and this year, will be held in Guthrie, Okla., at the fame…
BLACKFOOT – The Blackfoot Broncos AA American Legion baseball team returned to the friendly confines of Blackfoot High School’s field Wednesday to take on the Skyline Grizzlies, just a few days removed from a solid 3-2 showing in the Bozeman, Montana Tournament.
THOMAS – The Snake River soccer program has announced a joint high school boys’ and girls’ team activity.
SHELLEY – It may be summer as we head into the second half of the year, and it is wild to think of the work that is being put in by the various high school athletes in the area.
BOZEMAN, Mont. – The young Blackfoot Broncos AA American Legion Team had their first big road teast over the weekend, as they traveled to the Bozeman Tournament and play five games over three days.
BLACKFOOT – The 59th Annual George Von Elm Memorial Golf Tournament was held over the weekend and while conditions were outstanding on Saturday, with clear skies and temperatures in the low 90s, things took a turn for the worse on Sunday with dropping temperatures and rain all day long.
BOZEMAN, Mont. – The Blackfoot Broncos AA American Legion team is young, very young. As often happens with young teams, when they play a tough or reputable team, they are inclined to make a few mistakes and that is just what happened on Friday afternoon when they took on the team from Yakima…
BOZEMAN, Mont. – When the Blackfoot Broncos got off the bus in Bozeman, set to tackle the Jackson Giants in the opening game of the Bozeman tournament for both teams, they definitely brought their bats with them.
BLACKFOOT – In this special edition of “Friday Night Lights,” we will look at the Blackfoot Broncos AA American Legion baseball team and their chances against their known opponents at the Bozeman, Montana Tournament which got underway on Thursday.
BLACKFOOT – The Blackfoot Broncos AA American Legion baseball team rebounded from a doubleheader loss a week ago with a commanding twin killing against the Minico Storm on Tuesday.
BLACKFOOT – The 72nd National High School Finals Rodeo has announced the entire schedule for the upcoming event which will be held in Guthrie, Okla., at the Lazy E Arena.
BLACKFOOT – One of the most prestigious golf tournaments in southeastern Idaho is the Annual Von Elm Memorial event.
BLACKFOOT – In a year that has been challenging at best, things are not off to a great start for the Blackfoot American Legion AA baseball team either.
IDAHO FALLS – When it was first announced that Blackfoot's Colby Pearson was returning to Idaho to present a speed training clinic for high school athletes, it was exciting for fans of Pearson's since his days at Blackfoot High School.
BLACKFOOT – There is no doubt that the smile on an Idaho state champion is different from the average smile on an athlete. There are similarities to be sure, but the state champion's smile has that little bit more to it and it says so much more to everyone that sees it.
BLACKFOOT – Every rodeo has a rodeo queen and she is usually accompanied by a court of runners-up, who not only support the queen in the accomplishment of her duties, but also have a set of duties of their own.
REXBURG – The short go of the Idaho State High School Rodeo Finals is over, the points have been tallied, and the state champions have been announced. The team has been assembled for the National High School Finals which will take place in Guthrie, Okla., later this summer.
BLACKFOOT – Due to deteriorating arena conditions caused by the heavy amount of rain received in the Blackfoot area during the week, the short go round portion of the Idaho State High School Rodeo Finals has been moved to the Madison County Fairgrounds in Rexburg.
BLACKFOOT – Due to tremendous response, Blackfoot High School and Brigham Young University graduate Colby Pearson has had to expand his speed training football camp into two sessions.
BLACKFOOT – The story of the 2020 Idaho State High School Rodeo Finals is turning into the Riley Barber show and how he has handled not only the pressure of the state finals, but he has handled the weather and conditions like a pro.
BLACKFOOT – Kiersen Brockett is a two-time Idaho State High School Rodeo Finals champion in cow cutting and she is only a sophomore, which means that she could win another pair of championships before she is through.
BLACKFOOT – With Wednesday morning’s performance, the Idaho State High School Rodeo Finals reached the midway point of the 2020 run to a state championship for hundreds of young cowboys and cowgirls.
BLACKFOOT – When you look at Sod Williams, you see a cowboy. There is no doubt that he is not a store-bought cowboy, not in any sense of the word.
BLACKFOOT – Tuesday dawned with cloudy skies and rain, just what you might expect in this year of COVID-19, when so many things have not gone according to “Hoyle.”
BLACKFOOT – For anyone who has been to a rodeo and then went to a high school rodeo, you can’t help but notice the differences.
BLACKFOOT – An exclusive speed camp will be presented by Thunder Ridge High School and will feature former Blackfoot High School and Brigham Young University football star Colby Pearson.
RIGBY – The Idaho State High School Rodeo Finals got off to a rousing start by naming the first three champions of the event.
BLACKFOOT – Shelly High School head volleyball coach Savannah Leckington has announced that the school and volleyball program will host their annual volleyball camp July 23-24.
BLACKFOOT – It has often been said that “Luck is where practice and opportunity meet.” That is only one of many mantras that circulate around the sports world. It is just like 'When the going gets tough, the tough get going,” or “You have to be committed and dedicated in order to succeed.”
BLACKFOOT – The new girls’ soccer head coach for Blackfoot High School has been named and it is none other than Manuel Garcia, who has some 25 years of coaching background beginning with his own children and more than that as an accomplished player.
BLACKFOOT – Blackfoot High School has made some major changes in the coaching scene during the off-season, replacing 11 head coaches across multiple sports.
BLACKFOOT – Snake River High School graduate Dusty Gardner has now signed to become part of the Brigham Young University Cougars hockey program.
BLACKFOOT – They are expected to have a smile on their faces at all times. They are well-dressed and usually have a sash across the front of their western shirts and a crown on their stylish cowboy hats.
BLACKFOOT – With the Idaho State High School Rodeo coming to town in the next few days, there are some exacting and important social distancing guidelines that will be followed as the letter of the request to hold the event at the Eastern Idaho State Fairgrounds states.
BLACKFOOT – It has been announced that there be some “open field” workouts for those boys who would like to be part of the Blackfoot High School boys’ soccer program beginning this fall.
BLACKFOOT – The Idaho State High School Rodeo Finals will be starting in Blackfoot on Tuesday morning and one thing that will stand out more than anything is the number of young cowboys and cowgirls who will be competing.
BLACKFOOT – Dawson Davis is a soft-spoken kid and a pretty good cowboy, at least as far as District 4 High School Rodeo goes.
BLACKFOOT – As many people in the area now know, Blackfoot is serving as the host of this year's Idaho State High School Rodeo next week, and cowboys and cowgirls from the nine districts around Idaho will be descending on Blackfoot to participate in the various events that comprise the bigge…
BLACKFOOT – The District 4 High School Rodeo Association has announced the winners and qualifiers of the various rodeo events that comprise the events at the upcoming Idaho State High School Rodeo Finals which will be held in Blackfoot at the Eastern Idaho State Fairgrounds.
BLACKFOOT – You can almost tell a bull rider from any other cowboy in the world. There is just something about the walk, the talk, the swagger, and the confidence that they exude when you talk to them and watch them as they go about their daily business.
BLACKFOOT – The Blackfoot American Legion Broncos have now released their AA, A and B team schedules for the 2020 season as well as the rosters of players for each of those teams.
BLACKFOOT – The Blackfoot school board has announced the hiring of a new girls’ basketball coach for Blackfoot High School.
BLACKFOOT – The annual Blackfoot Summer Tennis classes, designed for youth aged 5-15 along with adult and high School classes, is set to begin. The summer program is entering its 29th year.
FIRTH – The Lady Cougars Varsity Basketball Camp opened on Monday morning under the direction of state championship coach Sharla Cook and defense was definitely the flavor of the day as the squad of 20 players were put through individual, one-on-one, two-on-one, three-on-two and team drills …
BLACKFOOT – Snake River High School student Wyatt Jensen isn’t just another rodeo cowboy that has his sights set on a professional rodeo cowboy’s life, although it has crossed his mind.
BLACKFOOT – The Blackfoot Municipal Golf Course has announced that the clubhouse is now open and the snack bar is open for dine-in and carry out business.