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Area volleyball teams brought home five of the six state championship trophies last year, a record haul that begs the question: Can eastern Idaho repeat its dominance on the volleyball courts in 2020?
The last time Skyline won a conference football title was 2017. The Grizzlies also went on to claim their second straight 4A state championship that season.
As his team feverishly whisked on beanies, jackets and sweatpants, Mark Muzzo did a lap around his team’s bench and met their somber faces with a message.
At Bonneville, the Bees secured a spot at the 4A state tournament play-in game with a 12-0 win district tournament over Shelley.
Weeks ago it looked like there may not even be a football postseason, but with just two weeks left in the regular-season schedule, the playoff picture is coming into focus.
POCATELLO — For the Highland girls soccer team in its district championship game against the Madison Bobcats, the best defense was a good offense.
BLACKFOOT – The Blackfoot boys’ soccer team used its strong defense and some timely scoring to defeat Hillcrest 3-1 on Wednesday to win the 4A District 6 title and secure a berth in the state tournament.
The four seniors on Sugar-Salem’s boys’ soccer team don’t know what it’s like to lose a district championship. The Diggers won their fourth straight title Wednesday, winning 1-0 over Teton in Driggs after falling 2-1 to Teton in their game with the Timberwolves last week.
BOISE — There’s no truth to the rumor that Boise State safeties coach and former safety Gabe Franklin actually played with current safety Evan Tyler.
BOISE — How does a football game on Dec. 12 in Laramie, Wyoming, sound?
BOISE — Finally, some good news in 2020: Boise State football is back.
Boise State fans with Saturday plans in late October, November and December may want to start looking to reschedule.
BOISE — Boise State president Dr. Marlene Tromp confirmed Thursday during a virtual town hall meeting that the Mountain West Conference is looking into the possibility of still having a fall football season.
Momentum appears to be building for Boise State and the Mountain West to possibly play football this fall after all.
Former Idaho State and Bonneville High volleyball star Haylie Keck will rejoin the program as an assistant coach.
Former Boise State star Curtis Weaver is on the move.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department announced charges Monday against Russian intelligence officers in cyberattacks that targeted a French presidential election, the Winter Olympics in South Korea and American businesses. The case implicates the same Kremlin unit that interfered in the 2…
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Coach Sean McDermott and the Buffalo Bills had an opportunity to measure themselves against the AFC's elite over the span of a week. They fell well short of prime-time aspirations.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — A World Series like no other opens Tuesday night with Clayton Kershaw’s Los Angeles Dodgers pursuing redemption, Kevin Kiermaier’s Tampa Bay Rays seeking acclaim and Major League Baseball relieved just to reach the championship of the pandemic-delayed season.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Larson can return to NASCAR competition next season following a long suspension for using a racial slur while playing a video game.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cody Bellinger knocked his right shoulder out of whack with a celebration after his home run that sent the Los Angeles Dodgers to the World Series.
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes didn’t mind taking a back seat to rookie Clyde Edwards-Helaire and the Kansas City Chiefs' running attack.
Final weekend of the Fred Wright Matchplay tournament at Bowl-ero. Come join the fun.
Jeff Moon used a 5-iron in strong wind to ace the 130-yard 12th hole at Pinecrest Golf Course on Friday. Witnesses were Scott Noble, Jeff Sondrup, and Steve Curtis.
Fred Wright Match Play starts this weekend at Bowl-ero Lanes. Come join the fun!
Dean Seward made a hole in one on hole No. 8 at Sage Lakes Golf Course using a 5 hybrid on the 177-yard shot. Witnesses were Russ Stewart and Doug Deroche.
Nita Hix, of Idaho Falls, used a driver Tuesday to ace the 151-yard fifth hole at the Pinecrest Golf Course. The shot was witnessed by Nancy DiFelici, Chris Cammack, and Annie Davis.
Wrestling officials meeting set
Tyson Parker used a pitching wedge to hit a hole in one at the 123-yard 17th hole at Sage Lakes on Sept. 7.
Mike Johnson of Idaho Falls used an 8-iron Sunday to ace the 149-yard seventh hole at the Pinecrest Golf Course. The shot was witnessed by Allen Barlow, Steve Anderson, and Val Anderson.
Don’t forget to join us for the annual Hall of Fame and Awards banquet Saturday, October 3 at the Waterfront. Social hour 6PM — Dinner 7PM. Tickets can be purchased at either Bowl-ero or Skyline Lanes.
Pinecrest Results for Sept. 22
Doug Stewart used an 8-iron Tuesday to ace the 144-yard seventh hole at the Pinecrest Golf Course. The shot was witnessed by Wes Mills, Ryan Ellis, and Craig Eldredge.
American Legion AA state tournament results from Tuesday.
POCATELLO — The Pocatello Razorbacks wasted no time establishing themselves at the Single-A American Legion state tournament Monday at Halliwell Park, putting up a 10-run second inning and blowing out Shelley, 18-7, in five innings.
Results from Saturday’s American Legion games.
Results from Thursday’s American Legion games.
Tuesday’s American Legion baseball scores
The Idaho Falls Chukars minor league baseball team has been a part of the town’s landscape for 80 years. Recent negotiations between Major League Baseball and the minor leagues have threatened that relationship after MLB proposed to contract the minors by 42 teams after this summer. The list…
Here's the press release from the Idaho Falls Chukars announcing the coaching staff for the 2020 season.
Minor League Baseball announced on Thursday the continued long-term commitment to and celebration of its U.S. Hispanic fans and communities through the unveiling of its 2020 Copa de la Diversión (Fun Cup) campaign and event series.
At Ogden, the Idaho Falls Chukars won the Pioneer League championship on Sunday, defeating the Ogden Raptors 10-8 to win the deciding game of the best-of-3 championship series.
At Ogden, the Idaho Falls Chukars forced a third and deciding game in the Pioneer League championship series on Saturday, defeating the host Raptors 6-2.
At Melaleuca Field, the Idaho Falls Chukars fell to Ogden in the first game of the Pioneer League Championship Series. The Raptors outhit the Chukars 9-2.
It was a celebration that seemed unlikely just a few weeks ago.