Tigers load up on all-state, league awards

For the second season in a row, La Grande’s G.T. Blackman was voted Class 4A … Read more

La Grande’s repeat bid ends in heartbreak

Two of the three victories by the La Grande Tigers baseball team in the lead-up … Read more

Historic title!

The La Grande Tigers softball team made history Saturday. Allie Brock took a shutout into … Read more

LHS softball ready for first state championship appearance

La Grande Tigers softball head coach Kirk Travis said he’s talking with his team about … Read more

Tiger baseball one win from a repeat performance at state

The La Grande Tigers baseball team is one win away from accomplishing a feat not … Read more

Terrific Tigers!

Cade Reed and Nathan Reed had just completed their second 1-2 finish of the day … Read more

Resurgence complete

Two years ago, the Cove girls track and field team took one athlete to the … Read more

La Grande boys, girls crush competition

The La Grande boys track and field team put on a display to remember as … Read more

Back atop the CCC

The Eastern Oregon men’s track and field team is back on top of the Cascade … Read more

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Mountaineers hope to use momentum

The Eastern Oregon softball team is still on a high from its dramatic walk-off victory … Read more

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A dream ending

It’s a sequence nearly every kid dreams of being in on a softball or baseball … Read more

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Stars shine in Union

The La Grande boys track and field team continued its recent run of dominance on … Read more

Big weekend on deck

The upcoming weekend is one that local softball fans — particularly of Eastern Oregon, La … Read more

Gems lead Tigers to sweep

The way the first inning of G.T. Blackman’s start on Monday went wouldn’t have given … Read more

Local athlete is seeking to be the strongest

About a year ago, Brenda Eckstein was a constant at CrossFit and powerlifting meets throughout … Read more

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Suto first, LHS fourth

Tori Suto didn’t feel like she played a great round of golf Tuesday. It was … Read more

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Tigers get stymied

La Grande head softball coach Kirk Travis simply had to tip his cap to Pendleton … Read more

Wallowa Valley earns sweep

After a brief two-game losing streak, the Wallowa Valley baseball team got back on track … Read more

Eastern earns key series victory

Observer staff One big and somewhat fortuitous inning gave the Eastern Oregon softball team all … Read more

‘Cats get trio of wins

The Union/Cove softball team had no problems scoring as it turned in a 3-1 record … Read more

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La Grande goes 3-1 at tournament

Just a couple of hours after suffering a shutout at the hands of Junction City, … Read more

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Optimism for young Tiger squad

Youth is being served on the La Grande girls golf team. And through two early-season … Read more

Rolling Mounties

Another weekend, another series sweep for the Eastern Oregon softball team, which is suddenly on … Read more

Enshrinement awaits

La Grande’s Miles Hancock has spent a lifetime around the sport of wrestling. Nearly four … Read more

Tigers finish in sixth

La Grande was mere seconds away from locking up fourth place at the Class 4A … Read more

NAIA DII National Championships

Eastern Oregon rolls into the Sweet Sixteen

Eastern Oregon regained its 3-point touch in a high-scoring, back-and-forth first half. In the second … Read more

College track and field


The Eastern Oregon men’s distance medley relay team won the national title by the slimmest … Read more

Defense leads Mountaineers to CCC championship

Eastern Oregon’s offense has been the focal point much of the season. And deservedly so. … Read more

EOU grinds out win

The game wasn’t always pretty. Eastern Oregon head coach Anji Weissenfluh even called it “winning … Read more

Badgers rout 'Lopes

The Powder Valley boys basketball team is playing each game like it could be their … Read more

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Seeking trophies

Earning state trophies has recently become the norm for both the La Grande boys and … Read more

OOL tiebreaker goes to Nixyaawii

Fourteen games wasn’t enough to decide the top seed in the Old Oregon League after … Read more

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