Sports cancellations

The winter weather that arrived late this week has resulted in numerous cancellations of varsity high school sporting events that were scheduled for both Hood River Valley High School and Horizon Christian School

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New team, new coach, new opportunities: HRV boys basketball looks to turn over a new leaf

Eagles get first win of the season with a big 66-37 pasting of the Redmond Panthers

Like the girls basketball team, the HRV boys have had their fair share of struggles over the past 20 years or so, including last season, where the Eagles won just four games.

Kegler's Corner: Mixed sees tie

The first half of this season’s lively Tuesday Nite Mixed League at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes ended in a tie between Got Sand and You Can’t See Me with 25 points each. This unusual occurrence happened due to a big finish by the powerhouse Got Sand team, who made up a big chunk of ground last week by sweeping their opponents, taking all four points, while You Can’t See Me only got one point.

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Horizon girls look to build on breakout 2015-16 season

Team defeats Mitchell/Spray Eagle/Loggers, hangs tough with Top 10 Arlington Honkers

In their home opener, a vastly improved Horizon Christian High Hawks girls basketball team split two games in the Hawk Invitational Tournament Dec. 2-3 at Horizon Christian High School.

HRV girls basketball team defeats La Grande to get first win of the season

The HRV girls basketball team (1-2) already have a third of the wins they achieved in the 2015-16 season, defeating La Grande (0-2) by a score of 47-41 in the opening round of a tournament in Madras last weekend.

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Local ultramarathoner wins historic title in Antarctica race

Five races and over a million kilometers later, Jax Mariash Koudele is a world champion.

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Donnie Herneisen looks to build up HRV girls basketball program

Eagles drop home-opener in defensive nonleague game with Sandy

For the HRV girls basketball program, there’s pretty much nowhere to go but up.

Sports briefs for Dec. 3

Sports briefs for Dec. 3.

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Mt. Hood Meadows opens for the season

Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort officially opened this past weekend.

Winter sports schedule

Winter sports officially get underway this week for both Hood River Valley High School and Horizon Christian School.

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HRVST Osprey clean up at Fall Chinook Open in Astoria

Last weekend, the Hood River Valley Swim Team Osprey swam in Astoria at the Fall Chinook Open. The team had eight individuals who won at least one event. The following are the tops swims for the Osprey — all distances are in yards.

Kegler's Corner: Jeremy Bloom and Zach Mohun Flourish

Jeremy Bloom was sure “in the zone” last week in 10-pin bowling league action at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes.

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Introducing Bart Vervloet, new CGWA executive director

For many people, especially longtime Gorge windsurfers, Bart Vervloet probably needs no introduction. He’s been active in the Gorge windsurfing and local recreation scene since the mid-1980s and has been a resident of the area for just as long.

Sports Briefs for Nov. 26

Booster Club fundraiser at Springhouse Nov. 29; Hood River’s John Jackson receives first team All-Conference football honors at Middlebury

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With snow flying, Meadows offers limited weekend opening

After a busy offseason, snowfall allows the resort to open three lifts Friday

Mother Nature teased powder hounds with an early-season snowfall in October, but now that the snow is falling in earnest on Mount Hood, ski resorts are preparing for limited openings this weekend.


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