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Grangeville splits league opener, nets 10th win

CIL Volleyball

Grangeville played its busiest week of the season so far, with seven matches in as many nights. GHS split the crucial ones last Saturday, Sept. 26, at St. Maries. There, the Bulldogs opened Central Idaho League play with a win over Coeur d’Alene Charter and a loss to St. Maries.


Football, golf, bowling, rodeo and Flamingo Fun Run results.

Prairie handles CV, Kamiah stays perfect

Whitepine League Football

The last week of the regular season continues to loom as potentially the Whitepine League’s largest, as Prairie and Kamiah stayed on course to collide on the Kubs’ field with unbeaten records.

McAdow tags cow elk, upholds promise

“Every McAdow boy, when he graduates hunters ed, gets a complete custom-built rifle to his specifications,” Tom McAdow said last week. “Mine’s a Mauser 25-06.”

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Thursday night volleyball: Savages win, Grangeville tops Summit

Salmon River made short work of Garden Valley, dropping a Long Pin Conference foe -- an outfit Savages coach Paula Tucker coached previously -- by scores of 25-11, 25-8, 25-6 Thursday night in Riggins. A tri-match in Grangeville went in Kendrick's favor, as the Tigers beat both the Bulldogs and Summit in four sets. GHS edged the Patriots in five sets (25-15, 20-25, 26-28, 25-20, 16-14).

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Volleyball program celebrates 30 years at GHS

Volleyball was created in 1895 by a YMCA instructor. In 1964, it first appeared in the Olympics. In 1968, it became the NAIA’s 15th competitive sport. And 30 years ago, in 1985, volleyball made its way to Grangeville High School. * “I really pushed to get volleyball through,” said Sally Greene, who taught at Grangeville High School for five years in the ‘80s. brief

IDFG announces beginners’ page; ‘Think Pink’ tourney lands on Oct. 15; How to stop a poacher with a phone call; Clearwater Region fire restrictions lifted; Sage grouse will not be listed under ESA.

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Whale In The Wilderness

Dan Fogleman shot this 300-plus bull with his rifle on Sept. 20 in the Gospel Hump Wilderness.

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Bulldogs hold off upstart Savages

Grangeville finally won its own tournament, much to the relief of GHS head coach and tournament organizer Kelcey Edwards. “I was pleased,” Edwards said. “It’s the first time I’ve won our own tournament.”

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Harris erupts, Bulldogs rout Vandals

2A Football

Layton Harris had a strong performance throwing the football during Grangeville’s 48-8 win over McCall-Donnelly last Friday night, Sept. 18. With 300 yards on pass plays, which averaged 30 yards per attempt, Harris delivered four touchdown throws.


Football, bowling and O-Mok-See results.

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Prairie shreds Council; Kubs, Savages cruise

Any thoughts Council might have had of staging a homecoming upset of the reigning D1 champion Pirates were vaporized during the second quarter on Friday night, Sept. 18.

Grangeville, Salmon River unbeaten in morning pool play

Grangeville Tournament

With volleyball action set to continue this afternoon, Grangeville and Salmon River both have three wins to their credit so far. GHS has beaten Summit Academy, Nezperce and Cascade, while Salmon River has beaten Cascade, Nezperce and Tri-Valley. Grangeville and Salmon River will square off during pool play later this afternoon, and that match appears likely to determine the top seed for the bracket round to follow. .

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Football Friday: Prairie rocks Council, Grangeville rolls McCall

Prairie led Council 44-6 at halftime and won 64-24. Grangeville led McCall-Donnelly 21-0 at halftime and won 48-8.

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Got spirit? GHS cheerleading squad grows

Somewhere in the past decade or so, Grangeville High School cheerleaders have gotten a bad rap. “I’m not sure when it happened, but somehow it became considered not cool or popular to be a cheerleader,” said GHS secretary Alecia Hagen.