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Idaho Falls, Skyline to drop to 4A in 2016

By • Aug 20th, 2015 • Category: Baseball, Boys basketball, Boys soccer, Cross Country, Football, Girls basketball, Girls soccer, Golf, Lead Story, News, Softball, Tennis, Track, Volleyball, Wrestling

Starting in 2016, Idaho Falls and Skyline high schools will be participating in the 4A classification. Idaho Falls School District 91’s board of trustees agreed Tuesday that both high schools would move down to 4A for the 2016-18 classification cycle. The Idaho High School Activities Association revealed in June that Idaho Falls and Skyline’s enrollment [...]



Hadley resigns as Shelley boys basketball coach

By • Aug 15th, 2015 • Category: Boys basketball, News

Dave Hadley, one of the longest tenured boys basketball coaches in District 6, will no longer be leading the boys basketball team at Shelley High School. Hadley said Friday in a phone interview that he resigned Thursday night as head boys basketball coach and assistant softball coach. “I made some choices in my personal life [...]



Statewide ticket prices, North Fremont’s 2A future discussed at IHSAA meeting

By • Aug 14th, 2015 • Category: Baseball, Boys basketball, Boys soccer, Cross Country, Football, Girls basketball, Girls soccer, Golf, News, Softball, Tennis, Track, Volleyball, Wrestling

The Idaho High School Activities Association approved North Fremont High School’s petition to remain in the 2A classification for the 2016-18 classification cycle. The IHSAA approved the petition as a first reading during their board meeting on Aug. 5. North Fremont, whose enrollment numbers place it in 1A Division I, is not guaranteed a 2A [...]



IHSAA votes to keep current classification enrollment numbers

By • Aug 7th, 2015 • Category: Baseball, Boys basketball, Boys soccer, Cross Country, Football, Girls basketball, Girls soccer, Golf, News, Softball, Tennis, Track, Volleyball, Wrestling

At Wednesday’s board of directors meeting, the Idaho High School Activities Association voted to maintain the current enrollment numbers for the 2016-18 school cycle, IHSAA executive director Ty Jones told the Post Register Thursday. The Idaho Statesman first reported the news. Wednesday’s vote points to several moves among District 6 teams. Idaho Falls and Skyline [...]



Recent Skyline grad Ely signs with Big Bend men’s basketball

By • Jul 1st, 2015 • Category: Boys basketball, Lead Story, News, Recruiting

Jai Jai Ely believes he’s a Division I college basketball player. But for at least one season, he’ll take the junior college route. Ely, who graduated from Skyline High School this spring, signed his letter of intent to play for Big Bend Community College’s men’s basketball team June 22. While he’s disappointed he didn’t get [...]



Skyline’s Baker in process of transferring to Highland for senior year

By • Jun 27th, 2015 • Category: Boys basketball, Lead Story, News

The Skyline High School boys basketball team has received an offseason blow. Incoming senior guard Mason Baker has been attempting to transfer to Highland since his junior campaign ended, and he is weeks away from sealing the move. The transfer cannot become official until July 10, when the sales of his old house in Idaho [...]



District 6 well-represented on USA Today’s All-USA Idaho basketball teams

By • Jun 3rd, 2015 • Category: Boys basketball, Girls basketball, News

Firth coach Scott Adams and several local players earned spots on USA Today’s All-USA Idaho basketball teams. Adams, who led Firth to its second straight 2A state title earlier this year, was named the boys coach of the year. It was Adams’ sixth state title at Firth. Century’s Malek Harwell was named the boys Player [...]



Hillcrest’s Austin Hayward headed to University of Idaho for lacrosse

By • May 21st, 2015 • Category: Boys basketball, Lead Story, News, Recruiting

Austin Hayward always wanted to play a college sport when his high school career was over, he just never expected that sport to be lacrosse. But that’s exactly what’s in store for the Hillcrest High School senior, who signed a letter of commitment to play for the Vandals club team Wednesday in front of family [...]



Hillcrest hires Dave Austin as boys basketball coach

By • May 7th, 2015 • Category: Boys basketball, News

Don Baldwin’s former point guard and long time assistant coach will replace him as Hillcrest High School’s head boys basketball coach. Hillcrest teacher and assistant boys basketball coach Dave Austin was hired as head coach Tuesday, 20 days after Baldwin retired. “I can’t wait to get the ball rolling,” Austin said Tuesday in a phone [...]



Changes are made for 2A state basketball, wrestling representation

By • Apr 23rd, 2015 • Category: Boys basketball, Girls basketball, News, Wrestling

The Idaho High School Activities Association announced some changes to the state high school basketball and wrestling tournaments following the organization’s board of directors meeting last week. The basketball teams in Districts 5 and 6 will gain more guaranteed spots in the 2A state tournaments, while the wrestling teams from those districts will lose more. [...]