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Shared signing day for Shelley runners

Shared signing day for Shelley runners

By MARLOWE HEREFORD mhereford@postregister.com SHELLEY — Shelley High School runners Klarissa Andersen and LeAnn Larkin have shared several milestones in the last three years. Contributing to Shelley’s first district and state girls cross-country trophies in seven years in 2013, the program’s first boys and girls state cross-country […]

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IHSAA goes to pay-per-view for state tournament streams

IHSAA goes to pay-per-view for state tournament streams

Matt Harris’ voice has become familiar to anyone who follows high school sports in eastern Idaho. Harris has spent countless hours broadcasting games online and doing the dirty work of updating and posting scores and schedules to the IdahoSports.com web site since 2011. And while he’s disappointed […]

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New D93 high school will mix up local sports conferences

New D93 high school will mix up local sports conferences

Empty fields currently sit on 1st Street and Crowley Road in Idaho Falls. In as soon as three years, those vacant 135 acres will be replaced by a new high school. With it come basketball courts, baseball and softball diamonds, tennis courts, soccer fields and more athletic […]

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Shelley’s Stewart named Idaho’s Gatorade Boys XC Runner of the Year

Shelley's Stewart named Idaho's Gatorade Boys XC Runner of the Year

By MARLOWE HEREFORD mhereford@postregister.com Shelley High School’s Austin Stewart added to a record-breaking senior year with a first for him and his school. Stewart received Gatorade’s Player of the Year award for Idaho in boys cross-country on Friday, the first such honor of his career. Per the […]

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Madison’s Morrin receives Idaho’s Gatorade Girls XC honor

Madison's Morrin receives Idaho's Gatorade Girls XC honor

By MARLOWE HEREFORD mhereford@postregister.com The latest ‘first’ for Madison High School’s Rachel Morrin is arguably one of the biggest yet. The sophomore received Idaho’s Gatorade Player of the Year award for girls cross-country on Thursday to become the first District 6 runner, male or female, to win […]

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The Post Register’s Best of 2015 in sports

The Post Register's Best of 2015 in sports

By JEFF PINKHAM, MARLOWE HEREFORD AND VICTOR FLORES prsports@postregister.com Excellence, dominance and new ventures were in abundance among athletes in the Post Register’s coverage area in 2015. Before turning the page to 2016, the Post Register sports staff takes a look back at the top 10 stories […]

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The cost of high school sports

The cost of high school sports

By VICTOR FLORES vflores@postregister.com When Bonneville Joint School District 93 looked for ways to trim the cost of its new high school bond, it didn’t consider eliminating one large money-sucker: sports. The Nov. 3 bond dedicated $63.5 million to a new high school and its additions. About […]

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Keeping sports in high schools

Keeping sports in high schools

By KIRSTEN JOHNSON kjohnson@postregister.com At Bonneville High School, “Bee Pride” is evident just about everywhere you look — from the larger-than-life mascot painted on the decades-old school’s iconic brick walls, to the white, green and gold swag adorning just about every other student. Even Bonneville’s Principal Heath […]

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All-Area Boys XC Runner of the Year: Austin Stewart, Shelley

All-Area Boys XC Runner of the Year: Austin Stewart, Shelley

By MARLOWE HEREFORD mhereford@postregister.com Austin Stewart has at most two races left in his Shelley High School cross-country career, and he is still coming to grips with that fact. He participated in his final 24-hour preseason run with his teammates at Shelley’s track, competed in his final […]

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All-Area Girls XC Runner of the Year: Rachel Morrin, Madison

All-Area Girls XC Runner of the Year: Rachel Morrin, Madison

By MARLOWE HEREFORD mhereford@postregister.com A little more than a year ago, Rachel Morrin was new to Madison High School and eastern Idaho. The Alpine, Utah, native is now familiar throughout Idaho after a sophomore cross-country season to remember. Morrin didn’t lose a 5,000-meter race this fall, leaving […]

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2015 All-Area Cross-Country Team

2015 All-Area Cross-Country Team

First team girls LeAnn Larkin Shelley senior No other District 6 girl improved as much as Larkin did within a year. Shelley’s new lead girl took 2 minutes, 19.39 seconds off her best time from last year and ran an area-best 18:13.2 to win districts. The California […]

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2015 All-Area XC Coach of the Year

2015 All-Area XC Coach of the Year

STEVE BARRUS, MADISON The Bobcats entered 2015 with several new leaders. Four of their top boys graduated and four of the top five girls were juniors and sophomores. Despite the youth, Madison placed fifth or better in the team standings of all seven of its 5k meets […]

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Shelley’s Stewart signs to run for Weber State

Shelley's Stewart signs to run for Weber State

By MARLOWE HEREFORD mhereford@postregister.com SHELLEY — Austin Stewart’s many accolades in his four-year cross-country and track career at Shelley High School have resulted in medals, trophies and new entries in the record books. His latest accolade came in the form of purple and white balloons, pennants, streamers […]

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Looking back at a soggy state XC meet

Looking back at a soggy state XC meet

By MARLOWE HEREFORD mhereford@postregister.com Due to timing system mishaps at Saturday’s cross-country state championships, accurate results were not made available by press time, limiting the information that was available for Sunday’s Post Register beyond what was shared through calls to local coaches. Today along with results, we […]

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Shelley, Sugar-Salem each go 1-2 at 3A state XC; Madison’s Morrin wins 5A title

Shelley, Sugar-Salem each go 1-2 at 3A state XC; Madison's Morrin wins 5A title

By MARLOWE HEREFORD mhereford@postregister.com Editor’s note: Due to issues with the timing system at the state cross-country championships, numerous errors were found in team and individual results. Accurate results were not received by deadline for today’s Post Register and will be printed Tuesday along with a more […]

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