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Fast friends: Friendly competition in ample supply at Bonneville Invite

By • Apr 18th, 2015 • Category: Lead Story, News, Track

Shortly before stepping in the blocks for their heat of the boys 100 meters at a sunny Bonneville Invite on Friday, Hillcrest High School senior Derek David and Idaho Falls High School senior Bryce Frazee exchanged handshakes and smiles. A quick 11.26 seconds later, Frazee edged David in a tight finish for what would be [...]

Firth’s Jackson Thompson to compete in football and track at the College of Idaho

By • Apr 18th, 2015 • Category: Football, News, Recruiting, Track

Most multi-sport high school athletes are forced to make a choice when their prep playing days are over: pick one sport to keep playing and drop another that they’ve competed in for most of their young lives. Firth High School senior Jackson Thompson is one of the lucky ones; he didn’t have to make that [...]

April 17 track results

By • Apr 18th, 2015 • Category: News, Track

SALMON-CHALLIS INVITATIONAL Thursday at Salmon H.S. Boys Team scores: 1. Sugar-Salem 178.5; 2. Shelley 124; 3. Firth 70; 4. North Fremont 66; 5. Teton 49.5; 6. Butte County 47; 7. South Fremont 38.5; 8. Salmon 35.5; 9. Ririe 24; 10. Darby (Mont.) 22; 11. Challis 15; 12. Clark County 12; 13. Heritage Christian 11; 14. [...]

I.F.’s Frazee signs to run track at Colorado School of Mines

By • Apr 17th, 2015 • Category: News, Recruiting, Track

Academics and track have always been important to Idaho Falls High School senior Bryce Frazee. The sprinter found the ideal fit for his future in both with Colorado School of Mines, where he signed his letter of intent Thursday at Idaho Falls High School in the presence of his parents, coaches, friends and teammates. The [...]

Challis sprinter Cain, point guard Olson sign letters of intent

By • Apr 16th, 2015 • Category: Girls basketball, Lead Story, News, Recruiting, Track

Challis High School seniors Hannah Cain and Kaylee Olson will look to add to their impressive medal collections in their respective sports at the college level. Both signed their national letters of intent Wednesday, Cain with the track program at Point Loma Nazarene University, an NCAA Division II school in San Diego, and Olson with [...]

Athletes conquer wind, claim medals at Rigby Invitational

By • Apr 12th, 2015 • Category: News, Track

RIGBY — Madison High School’s Kimball Wightman is the latest in his family to compile an impressive track and field medal collection. The senior added a few more at Saturday’s annual Rigby Invitational, which expanded this year to include 13 teams and had medal ceremonies for the top three placers in every event. Wightman won [...]

Local track athletes celebrate individual, shared wins at Digger Invite

By • Apr 10th, 2015 • Category: News, Track

SUGAR CITY — Sugar-Salem High School’s Tanner Puzey had several reasons to be in good spirits at Thursday’s annual Digger Invite. The Diggers swept the titles at their home meet, claiming the boys title with 200.5 points and the girls with 161.5. The senior ran 17.14 seconds to win the 110-meter hurdles, ran the 200-meter [...]

Boise Relays provides early test for Hillcrest, Madison track athletes

By • Apr 5th, 2015 • Category: News, Track

At Dona Larsen Park, several members of the Hillcrest and Madison high school track teams came away with top-eight finishes in their first opportunity to compete against Treasure Valley athletes this season Friday night at the Boise Relays. The meet, the only high school event to take place at Dona Larsen Park before the 5A/4A [...]

Sweeping at the Shelley Invitational: Several track athletes win multiple events

By • Apr 3rd, 2015 • Category: News, Track

SHELLEY — Thursday’s annual Shelley Invitational track and field meet was an afternoon of snow flurries and sweeping victories. Rigby High School’s Cameron Hansen was all over the track at the 16-team meet, coming away victorious in all four of his events. He had also run two 400s by the end of the meet, winning [...]

Ririe Invite track results

By • Apr 2nd, 2015 • Category: News, Track

Ririe Invite Wednesday at Ririe Girls Team Scores: 1. Sugar-Salem 208, 2. Salmon 95, 3. Ririe 64, 4. West Jefferson 63, Mackay 45, 6. Clark County 6, 7. Aberdeen 5. Individual results 100: 1, Griffith, Brooke (Rir) 13.88. 2, Rose, Ta’lee (SS) 14.06. 3, Leifeste, Melissa (Sal) 14.68. 4, Schwendiman, Casey (Rir) 14.78. 5, Blaser, [...]