Union senior standout bound to run with the Ducks

Union standout Alex Graffunder said he’d dreamt of being an NCAA Division I runner since … Read more

Late Tiger rally falls short

La Grande had cut an eight-point fourth-quarter deficit to just three points and had a … Read more

Unsinkable Tigers

The last week has been anything but normal for the La Grande swim team. Several … Read more

Ad Hoc Committee looking at possible gridiron changes

Since late last year, the OSAA Football Ad Hoc Committee has been considering a range … Read more

Tiger girls now 2-0 in GOL

Two big runs, one to open the game and one that ran into the third … Read more

Tigers hold serve at home, top Riverhawks

The La Grande boys basketball team was in need of a home victory after dropping … Read more

Outlaws earn titles in Pendleton, Pomeroy

Enterprise wrestlers Shane Lund and Cole Farwell both picked up titles at the Rollin Schimmel … Read more

Roundup: Enterprise sees six-game winning streak snapped

The Enterprise girls basketball team had no answer for Tri City Prep, Washington, standout Talia … Read more

Tourney champions

Powder Valley got off to a slow start in the championship game of the La … Read more

Sherman topples Elgin in boys tourney title game

Elgin kept the Sherman offense reined in for much of the first half, but then … Read more

Finals of Optimist Classic set

Powder Valley and Cove to meet in girls title game; Elgin, Sherman in boys

Editor's note: This post has been updated. It’s hard enough to shut out a team … Read more

Union Christmas Classic Rundown: Powder Valley girls take title

Powder Valley had to shake off early deficits in its first two games of the … Read more

Tigers finish action at Nyssa Christmas Tournament

Braden Bell scored 10 of his 17 points in the first quarter, and La Grande … Read more

Tigers go 3-2 at Best of the West duals; Tigers, Outlaws and Huskies each have placers in bracket action

The La Grande wrestling team went 3-2 in dual matchups at the Best of the … Read more

Badgers continue winning ways

The Powder Valley boys needed a fierce fourth-quarter rally and overtime to get past Prairie … Read more

Six local athletes named 1A all-state

Six area football players earned a final piece of recognition for 2017 as they received … Read more

Prep basketball roundup

Riley Gray led the way with 12 points as the Enterprise girls coasted to an … Read more

La Grande swimmers dominate at Baker

The La Grande swim team won 17 of 22 events on its way to a … Read more

Roundup: Joseph can’t stick with Jordan Valley

Jordan Valley has its way with its second Northeast Oregon team in as many days. … Read more

Roundup: Eagles take down Mustangs

A fourth-quarter scoring flurry from a freshman was the boost Joseph needed to fend off … Read more

Tigers claim Muilenburg championship

LHS wins its home tourney for first time since 2013; five local wrestlers win titles

This post has been updated. La Grande and Bethel, Washington, spent much of the 2017 … Read more

Bulldogs stun La Grande

Nyssa appeared to be dead to rights with just over five minutes to play in … Read more

Fruitland nips Tigers

La Grande head coach Mark Carollo said the Tigers carried a theme of having an … Read more

Bobcats open with tourney win

Katie Good had 16 points, and Union rallied in the fourth quarter to knock off … Read more

Elgin, Union both open season at 2-0

Caleb Lathrop led three Huskies in double figures with 17 points as Elgin finished 2-0 … Read more

LHS takes Ranger Classic

Boosted by five individual champions and three runner-ups, the La Grande wrestling team scored 191 … Read more

Tigers start strong

The La Grande swim team opened the season with 12 victories in 17 races at … Read more

Saturday's Prep Basketball Scoreboard

Boys Basketball Fruitland 61, La Grande 58 Union 58, Crane 54 La Grande JV 49, … Read more

Friday's Local Prep Basketball Scoreboard

Prep Boys Basketball Union 63, La Grande JV 39 Crane 50, Cove 47 Jordan Valley … Read more

Powder Valley cruises easily

High speed, fast-break basketball was a key piece of the Powder Valley boys basketball team’s … Read more

Badgers use huge run to pull away from Cougars

The Powder Valley girls basketball team struggled to find the basket throughout the first half … Read more

Cougars’ hopes halted by Triad

Two years ago, Wallowa won a first-round home game over Triad, 58-20. Saturday, Wallowa hit … Read more

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