La Grande falls short in season opener to Hermiston
Tigers fall in five games.
Following two tightly contested games to open the season’s first match, La Grande steamrolled Hermiston, 25-9, to take a 2-1 lead heading into the fourth game.
However, the Bulldogs rallied to win the next two games to send La Grande to a home defeat Tuesday, 25-27, 25-23, 9-25, 25-22, 15-10.
For the complete story, read the Wednesday edition of The Observer.