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Skyline soccer players Carmona, Gutierrez sign with North Idaho College

By • Feb 13th, 2015 • Category: Boys soccer, News, Recruiting

Teammates and best friends of six years will play together for at least two more seasons. Skyline High School soccer players Jorge Carmona and Luis Gutierrez signed their letters of intent Thursday to play at North Idaho College of the Northwest Athletic Conference. The seniors might receive substantial playing time in their first year at [...]

The Post Register’s Best of 2014 in sports

By • Jan 1st, 2015 • Category: Boys basketball, Boys soccer, Cross Country, Football, Girls basketball, Girls soccer, Lead Story, News, rodeo, Tennis, Track, Volleyball, Wrestling

By MARLOWE HEREFORD, VICTOR FLORES AND JEFF PINKHAM Here’s a look at the stories that stood out to the Post Register sports staff this year. 1. Jenson makes U.S. Olympic team Jessika Jenson’s biggest dream came true in January when she was named to the 2014 U.S. Olympic team after years of [...]

2014 PR Boys Soccer Player of the Year: Jorge Carmona, Skyline

By • Dec 7th, 2014 • Category: Boys soccer, Lead Story, News

Jorge Carmona was frustrated. The game that had come so easy to him since he first started kicking a ball was suddenly a struggle. The kid who had scored 26 goals as a sophomore was fighting to find his form and felt he was hurting his team. So Carmona, a four-year varsity player, asked his [...]

2014 PR All-Area Boys Soccer Team

By • Dec 7th, 2014 • Category: Boys soccer, News

First Team Josue Majano Junior forward Skyline THE PLAYER: A knee injury in the 10th game ended Majano’s season, but not before the area’s most technically gifted player had scored 16 goals and assisted on six others. Majano scored several highlight-reel goals, but it was his work ethic that set him apart. His ability to [...]

2014 Boys Soccer Coach of the Year

By • Dec 7th, 2014 • Category: Boys soccer, News

Cory Steele, Idaho Falls High School The term “interim head coach” doesn’t always breed confidence. But don’t tell that to Cory Steele, the interim head coach who led a veteran group of players on the Idaho Falls High School boys soccer team to the consolation trophy at this year’s 5A state tournament. Steele is a [...]

Coaches’ all-conference boys soccer teams

By • Dec 7th, 2014 • Category: Boys soccer, News

*all-conference teams are selected by coaches* 5A/4A District 5 High Country Conference Player of the Year: Rydder Driggs, Hillcrest First team Jorge Carmona, Skyline Cobi Brower, Idaho Falls Josh Crose, Idaho Falls Caleb Allred, Madison Josue Majano, Skyline Jordan Garcia, Blackfoot Dexter Johnson, Rigby Mikey Garcia, Bonneville Luis Gutierrez, Skyline Andres Godinez, Blackfoot Caleb Eubanks, [...]

From futbol to football, Skyline’s Cortez shines

By • Oct 26th, 2014 • Category: Boys soccer, Football, News

Four years ago Jose Cortez was playing the sport he grew up with, stopping shots and controlling the penalty area as a freshman soccer goalie. In front of a packed house prior to Saturday’s Emotion Bowl, Cortez’s transition to football was complete as he walked on to the field with his family to be honored [...]

I.F. boys outlast Lake City 2-1 to win first state soccer trophy since ’03

By • Oct 26th, 2014 • Category: Boys soccer, News

The Idaho Falls High School boys soccer team ended an eight-game losing streak at the 5A Idaho High School Soccer State Championships with a gutty win over Borah on Friday. One day later, the Tigers have a state tournament winning streak. Senior captain Josh Crose turned a harmless-looking opportunity into the game-winning goal in the [...]

Shelley girls win third place game for first trophy since ’08; Oct. 25 state soccer roundup

By • Oct 26th, 2014 • Category: Boys soccer, Girls soccer, News

Beating Community School and McCall-Donnelly in the same 3A girls Idaho High School Soccer State Championships is usually the recipe for winning a state title. Community School and McCall are traditional powers, and the Shelley High School girls soccer team beat them both this weekend at the Sunway Soccer Complex in Twin Falls. Unfortunately for [...]

I.F. boys edge Borah 1-0 for first state soccer win in five years

By • Oct 25th, 2014 • Category: Boys soccer, News

The Idaho Falls High School boys soccer team could sense from the laughs in the pregame warm-ups that perhaps their Borah opponents were taking Friday’s Idaho High School Soccer State Championships elimination game a tad lightly. The Tigers have had a tough run at the state tournament — their last win at state came in [...]