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Shining on a cloudy day

Union’s Elizabeth Herbes, left, and Enterprise’s Eliza Irish, right, sprint to the finish during the 4-by-400-meter relay race Saturday in Union.
Saturday’s ninth annual Pepsi Invitational saw several photo finishes, wind and rain that came and went and even a hail storm. It also saw Union’s Trevor Verhelst set two meet records.

Disc golf phenom

La Grande 9-year-old Aviendha Durrant is one of 13 girls worldwide to receive an invitation to compete in the 10-and-under age group at the Professional Disc Golf Association Amateur & Junior Disc Golf World Championships.
It was just another day in 2012 when Ed Durrant wanted to get some practice in for an upcoming disc golf tournament. His 6-year-old (at the time) daughter, Aviendha, thought she would tag along.

Huskies thump Bobcats

Elgin/Imbler’s Joe Griffin steals third base as Union/Cove’s Landon Houck awaits a throw during Tuesday’s nonleague matchup in Elgin.
Reed Graves and Jordan Vermillion each hit home runs, Joe Griffin added three hits and three runs, and the Elgin/Imbler baseball team scored early and often in a 10-3 home win over Union/Cove Tuesday in Elgin to avenge a loss to the Bobcats earlier this season.

Smith departs Tigers

Tigers bury Cubs behind 14 hits

La Grande catcher Kali Avila tags out Enterprise/Joseph/Wallowa base runner Madison Plew at home Saturday.
Breann Givens scored three runs, Kali Avila and Delaney Lester each scored twice, and the La Grande softball team pounded out 14 hits on its way to an 11-1, five-inning victory over Enterprise/Joseph/Wallowa Saturday at Pioneer Park.

Leaping to glory

Eastern Oregon University sophomore Harley McBride, who already owns the all-time school indoor track and field high jump record, is inching closer to the Mountaineers’ outdoor program mark.
With each track and field meet this season, Eastern Oregon University’s Harley McBride is making the spectacular look routine. As her consistency grows, so does the chance to do something only one other Mountaineer has accomplished.

Lady Cats suffer first defeat in thriller at home

Union/Cove’s Ashten Wright rounds second base during a game against Pilot Rock/Nixyaawii Saturday.
Pilot Rock/Nixyaawii and Union/Cove were both undefeated going into their matchup Saturday, so the expectation was that their showdown could be a hotly contested battle.

Changing of the guard

Imbler girls basketball head coach Barry Bowers talks to his team during a timeout this past season. Bowers was one of three head coaches for the Panthers who recently resigned.
There will be a changing of the guard at Imbler High School next year.

Slugging her way through the Cascade

Eastern Oregon University catcher Cassie Wendt is off to a sizzling start to her senior season. Wendt is alone in first in the Cascade Collegiate Conference in batting percentage, on-base percentage and slugging percentage.
It isn’t as if Cassie Wendt had a poor junior year by any means.

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