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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 [...]



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 [...]



Blackfoot pitcher Hayes selected for Area Code Games

By • Aug 2nd, 2015 • Category: Baseball, Football, News

Blackfoot High School’s Pacen Hayes leaves this morning for California for an honor bestowed upon a select few high school baseball players. The 6-foot-4, right-handed pitcher was chosen by MLB scouts to participate in the annual Area Code Games, which showcase the nation’s top high school baseball players. Eight MLB teams are represented at the [...]



Rigby’s state Legion run ends with five-inning loss

By • Aug 2nd, 2015 • Category: Baseball, News

At Orofino, Rigby’s run in the Single-A American Legion baseball state tournament came to an end with an 11-1, five-inning loss to the Owyhee Rivercats out of Homedale. Owyhee led 8-0 through three innings and Rigby committed seven errors. “We got hits, we just didn’t get them at the right time,” Rigby coach Barry Parkes [...]



Lee’s no hitter sends Rigby past Bees at state Legion

By • Aug 1st, 2015 • Category: Baseball, News

Mitch Lee pitched a gem to keep the season alive for the Rigby Trojans. Lee tossed a seven-inning no-hitter to lead Rigby to a 10-0 rival over Area C rival Idaho Falls Bees during a loser-out game at the American Legion Baseball Single-A state tournament Friday at Orofino High School. Lee walked three and struck [...]



Rigby and I.F. Bees drop openers at state Legion, play each other today

By • Jul 31st, 2015 • Category: Baseball, News

Eastern Idaho’s teams got off to a rough start on the opening day of the American Legion Baseball Single-A state tournament in Orofino on Thursday. The Idaho Falls Bees were doled out far too many free baserunners in a 12-5 loss to the Nampa Braves. Later Thursday, host Orofino got a dominating pitching performance to [...]



Rigby, I.F. Bees chasing Legion state titles

By • Jul 30th, 2015 • Category: Baseball, News

The Rigby Trojans American Legion Baseball team learned this summer that winning really is contagious. The Trojans, who have found little success during the high school season in recent years, put together a successful Single-A season, winning the title at the Pocatello Wood Bat tournament and taking second in last week’s Area C district tournament. [...]



Rigby, I.F. Bees advance to Single-A Legion state tournament

By • Jul 26th, 2015 • Category: Baseball, News

At Hillcrest High School, Rigby advanced to its first Single A American Legion state tournament despite a 5-2 loss to Wood River in the Area C Single A district tournament Saturday. The second-seeded Trojans led 2-0 after the first inning, but the Wranglers capitalized on an error to tie the game in the fifth inning. [...]



Pocatello Runnin Rebels end Bandits’ season

By • Jul 25th, 2015 • Category: Baseball, News

At Halliwell Park in Pocatello, the Idaho Falls Bandits’s season came to an end Friday at the hands of the Pocatello Runnin Rebels in the winner-to-state, loser-out game of the Area C Double-A American Legion baseball district tournament. The Bandits cut the deficit to 7-5 with a four-run seventh inning, but it wasn’t enough as [...]