After experiencing success at the national level in his four years of high school cross-country, Thunder Ridge’s Stetson Moss will be joining a collegiate program that has climbed the national ranks in recent seasons.
POCATELLO — Idaho Falls head cross-country coach Alan McMurtrey was warned by his boys and girls teams entering Saturday’s 4A state championships that he was going to get wet.
POCATELLO--Saturday provided a familiar scene for the Sugar-Salem boys and girls and Salmon boys at the 3A and 2A cross-country championships, but it was sweet nonetheless.
The Idaho Falls High School boys cross-country team entered this season as two-time defending 4A state champion while the Idaho Falls girls team began the season with hopes of pursuing the program's first state title.
At Rexburg, the Madison volleyball team beat Thunder Ridge in five sets Thursday to win the 5A district VI-V tournament and clinch a top seed in next week's state tournament.
At Targhee Village Golf Course in Alta, Wyo., the Sugar-Salem High School cross-country teams swept the girls and boys team titles Wednesday at the 3A District 6 championships with perfect scores.
The annual Tiger-Grizz Invitational on Sept. 13 at Freeman Park may have provided some foreshadowing for the Idaho Falls High School cross-country program.
At Pocatello, three District 6 teams came away with titles at the annual Bob Conley Invitational.
REXBURG--Megan Morrin comes from a running family, but it was not until this fall that she competed in cross-country.
At Fairview, Ore., Idaho Falls High School junior Mitchell Athay broke the 16-minute barrier for the second time this season and led Tigers finishers in the Jim Danner Championship race Saturday at Nike Portland XC.
At Journey’s End Golf Course, the Madison boys and Sugar-Salem girls cross-country teams claimed titles at the fifth annual Rob Campbell Invite.
Sugar-Salem head cross-country coach Brett Hill has built an impressive resume in his more than two decades of coaching high school cross-country in Idaho, but he experienced a rare first on Saturday.
Bonneville’s Alivia Johnson has had quite the high school cross-country debut thus far.
District 6 teams have left their impressions on the annual Tiger-Grizz Invitational in recent seasons, but one particular trophy haul prompted much chatter and astonishment Friday at Freeman Park.
While it is still early in the season, the Idaho Falls High School girls cross-country team has much to celebrate.
SODA SPRINGS — Saturday’s annual Cardinal Classic provided a glimpse into the level that Idaho high school cross-country has attained in recent seasons.
At Rigby, the Thunder Ridge High School boys soccer team defeated Rigby 3-0 for a conference win Friday in a battle of unbeatens.
At Skyline, the Grizzlies defeated Thunder Ridge 4-1 in a girls soccer match on Wednesday, as Teresa Ledezma finished with a hat trick.
Madison High School senior forward Annalise Brunson has established quite the resume in her soccer career for the Bobcats.
At the Idaho Falls Soccer Complex, the Blackfoot High School boys soccer team shut out Skyline 2-0 to enter the win column for the first time in 2019.
The 2018 cross-country season put Idaho in the national spotlight.
BLACKFOOT – College basketball has had a “Midnight Madness” celebration in place to celebrate the opening of the season and practices every fall.
Utah State University’s cross-country and track programs are gaining their fourth Shelley High School athlete in three years.
BLACKFOOT — Shakayla Morgan is banking on her untapped potential.
Olympians, state championships, dynasties, firsts and droughts ended.
The Utah State-eastern Idaho connection continued by way of Rexburg as the Aggies landed another recruit.
At San Diego, Idaho Falls High School senior Zach Erikson concluded his high school cross-country career Saturday at the 40th annual Foot Locker National Championships at Balboa Park.
When I started running 15 years ago, I would have never guessed high school cross-country would become what it is now.
As Thunder Ridge junior Stetson Moss’s cross-country season ended Saturday, Idaho Falls senior Zach Erikson’s season was extended by a week.
Competing at the same time in two different states Saturday, Thunder Ridge junior Stetson Moss ended the 2018 season on a high note while Idaho Falls senior Zach Erikson extended his season another week.
Boys Coach of the Year: Cecil Jackson, Salmon
Idaho Falls High School senior Zach Erikson laughs a little when recalling that his distance running career began with sprint events in middle school track.
An impressive freshman season put Sariah Harrison into Skyline High School’s record books with the fastest 5k time ever by a female runner.
First team girls
A nationally ranked cross-country program is gaining a local recruit.
Thunder Ridge junior Stetson Moss didn’t wait long to express his enthusiasm about qualifying for Nike Cross Nationals for the second year in a row.
Teams from the Post Register coverage area took home two individual gold medals and 10 team trophies from Saturday’s Idaho high school cross-country championships at Lewiston Orchards in north Idaho.
An Idaho high school cross-country season that has garnered national attention should put on another show of talent this weekend at the state championships in Lewiston.
BLACKFOOT — The district meet had different teams represented this year, but the individual and team champions remained the same for another year.
At Harriman State Park, the Sugar-Salem High School cross-country teams added an exclamation point to their second consecutive sweep of 3A District 6 team titles Wednesday.
For the first time in three years, individual titles at the annual Idaho Falls city/county cross-country meet went to runners from the same school.
At the Idaho Falls Soccer Complex, the Blackfoot High School boys soccer team defeated Idaho Falls 4-3 Saturday to advance to Tuesday's 4A District 6 championship game.
At the Portneuf Wellness Complex in Pocatello, the Skyline girls and Sugar-Salem boys and girls claimed team titles in their respective races Thursday at the annual Bob Conley Invitational.
At Missoula, Mont., three Thunder Ridge High School cross-country runners had top 20 finishes Saturday at the Mountain West Classic.
Saturday’s 44th annual Bob Firman Invitational was as loaded as it has been in years with national talent galore taking to the course at Eagle Island State Park.
The Post Register coverage area will have 14 teams competing Saturday at the annual Bob Firman Invitational at Eagle Island State Park, which is drawing an impressive crop of national talent this year.
At Provo, Utah, Idaho Falls senior Zach Erikson added another impressive finish to his senior cross-country season.
Friday’s annual Tiger-Grizz Invitational at Freeman Park had so many milestones, we couldn’t acknowledge them all in Saturday’s paper.
District 6 had performances for the record books--quite literally--at Friday's annual Tiger-Grizz Invitational at Freeman Park.
SODA SPRINGS — The annual Cardinal Classic provided an early season glimpse into the depth that exists in District 6 cross-country this year.
Of the 12 total trophies claimed by local teams at last year's Idaho high school cross-country state championships, two of the elusive blue trophies created a memorable scene at Eagle Island State Park.
Bonneville High School athlete Jaden Howell says, “If we took away high school sports, it would affect tons of kids and make high school a lot harder to get through.” (Pat Sutphin / firstname.lastname@example.org)
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