At Melaleuca Field, Tyler Kress struck out 10 and the Bonneville offense rallied late for a 9-4 victory over Skyline.
Basketball season won’t kick off for another seven months, but Bonneville has hired a new man to guide its girls team.
At Hillcrest, the Knights swept Shelley in a baseball doubleheader 9-1 and 6-5.
Shay Pancheri heard the coach call out.
Three years ago, when his football team was chasing a state championship, Skyline coach Chase Meyer felt the tension building. The Grizzlies knew they were good. Nobody wanted to acknowledge how good.
At Blackfoot, the Broncos used an extra-innings, walk-off rally to top Thunder Ridge, 12-9.
BLACKFOOT – There is a lot of hard work that goes into eventually choosing a college and signing a letter of intent.
At Rigby, Erin Bishop won it for the Trojans with a walk-off RBI single, helping Rigby top Highland 11-10 in the second game of a doubleheader.
The High Country Conference announced its all-conference wrestlers and wrestlers of the year on Thursday.
At Blackfoot, Skyline baseball erased a late lead with a three-run seventh inning, holding on for an 18-16 win over the Broncos.
At Bonneville, Bees senior Seth Walton used a sacrifice fly to drive in the game-winning run in a walk-off, 15-14 win over Thunder Ridge.
At Thunder Ridge, Jaxon Sorenson belted two homers and added a triple and four RBIs as Idaho Falls downed Thunder Ridge 16-2 in five innings
Two years ago, Brendon Kopp decided to spend an afternoon watching the Idaho Fury, a local softball team made up mostly of Thunder Ridge players. Kopp, the Titans’ head softball coach, wanted to check out the game. Maybe he would spot someone he hadn’t seen before.
At Shelley, the Russets used a walk-off passed ball to secure a narrow win over Rigby, 10-9.
Sydnee Hunt gazed around at the small room where so many had gathered to support her.
At Idaho Falls, the Rigby softball team swept Idaho Falls 13-5 and 9-7 on Thursday.
At Bonneville, Skyline's Landon Merzlock tossed a one-hit complete game, striking out eight Bees to earn a 1-0 shutout in the doubleheader opener.
Tylie Jones likes to be open about her college recruitment process.
At Filer, Sugar-Salem’s softball team dropped a pair of games to Filer in a doubleheader, 16-6 and 13-2.
Shane Seeley was named the new girls basketball coach for Idaho Falls High School on Tuesday. Seeley will assume the reins of the girls’ basketball program after coaching the program’s JV team for the past two seasons.
At Rigby, Emma Cluff tossed a seven-inning no hitter, helping her Trojans complete a 9-0 victory over Madison.
Three years ago when Thunder Ridge coach Lee Toldson started putting together the building blocks for the first Titan boys basketball team, a certain sophomore stood out.
For a variety of reasons, it was an odd season for area boys basketball teams.
At Melaleuca Field, Skyline held on for an 8-7 win over Hillcrest in a narrow victory.
At Sugar City, it was a wild finish in this one as the West Jefferson softball team scored three runs in the seventh against Sugar-Salem to force extra innings and took the lead in the eighth with three more runs, but the Diggers prevailed 11-10 with a four-run eighth, highlighted by a two-r…
This season, Larry Stocking has introduced a new wrinkle in his approach to coaching his Hillcrest softball team. He’s a competitive guy, which is hard to shake, but because the coronavirus pandemic shut down last season before it started and the Knights are playing softball for the first ti…
At Bonneville, Seth Walton twirled a no-hitter across five innings, helping his Bonneville baseball team rout Shelley, 13-0.
One of the final batches of boys basketball postseason awards has arrived: The all-state teams. The teams, compiled by the Idaho Statesman, spotlight several District 6 players and coaches.
At American Falls, Sugar-Salem's Sunny Bennion finished 4 for 4 and knocked in seven runs as the Diggers softball team had little trouble in a 20-1 win over American Falls.
All-conference boys basketball teams have been released. Here’s the full list of honors for area players. Note: All-conference teams voted on by coaches.
Traci Wilkinson thought back to her Idaho Falls team’s past three games. All turned into losses in Boise. The pitching came and went, as did the offense, and they often coincided with each other.
At Caldwell, Skyline baseball used a six-run fifth inning to run away with a four-run win over Caldwell.
One of the most successful prep wrestling careers ever seen in eastern Idaho came to a close in the only appropriate way -- on top of the state championship podium.
When you bring home the bacon for the first time in 35 years, the family is sure to be shocked.
Though exceedingly rare, there have been occasions when lightning has struck out of a clear blue sky.
The taste of silver apparently wasn’t to the liking of Ririe freshman Gabe Sommers.
At Nampa, Idaho Falls' baseball team used a late-game surge to take a late lead and secure a 9-6 win over Centennial.
At Caldwell, George Price used an RBI single to help Skyline baseball walk off in a 5-4 win over Fruitland.
The final installment of Idaho girls basketball post season awards has arrived. This time, it’s the all-state lists, which are compiled by the Idaho Statesman.
At Terreton, West Jefferson's softball team erupted for an eight-run fifth inning, which helped the Panthers run away with a 13-8 win over Sugar-Salem.
For so long, Tylie Jones has been focused on the idea of team.
The Sugar-Salem baseball team took an early lead, thanks in part to a three-run triple by Ryan Harris in a five-run second inning, and defeated Melba 9-4.
The story of Raimee Odum’s blisteringly fast ascension to the top of the mountain at Blackfoot is so compelling, in large part, because there’s an alternate universe where she turns down the opportunity in the first place.
At Burley, Hillcrest's Hunter Peterson tripled to center in the top of the seventh to tie the game and then Peterson came around to score the go-ahead run on an error to earn the Knights a 7-6 win over Burley as Hillcrest picked up two wins on Friday.
This time of year is special for Jaxon Sorenson, whose beloved Gonzaga basketball team is heading into March Madness as the Goliath of the field.
At Blackfoot, Calyn Wood finished 2 for 3 and knocked in three runs as the Idaho Falls softball team defeated Blackfoot 4-2.
At Blackfoot, the Broncos' baseball team used a late-game surge to clip Thunder Ridge and secure a 9-8 win in both teams' season-openers.
It’s time to check out one of the last girls basketball all-conference lists of the season.
The accolades continue for the Teton boys basketball team after its run to a Mountain Rivers Conference title and a 3A state third-place trophy.
ROCKY MOUNTAIN CONFERENCE Note: Teams are selected by coaches
At Nampa, after two losses to Snake River during the regular season, Teton turned the tables to earn a 3A third-place trophy Saturday with a 59-39 win over the Panthers.
MERIDIAN — It’s not easy at the time, but good programs tend to build on their losses. Young players learn from their mistakes and they learn from adversity. Experiences, both good and bad, sharpen and mold players for the future.