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Barajas breaks another record

Junior Sebastian Barajas is continuing on his quest to become what HRV track and field coach Donnie Herniesen calls “the most dominant thrower in the history of HRVHS,” after breaking yet another school record, this time in shot put.

Riverside Gymnastics Academy heads to state

Local athletes with Riverside Gymnastics Academy competed last week at the Precision Elite Spring Invitational in Clackamas, leading up to the Oregon State Spring Championship, which is being held at Athletic Edge Gymnastics in Salem, April 24-26.

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Gorge Gymnastics members qualify for State

Eight members of the Gorge Gymnastics team competed in Clackamas at the Spring Invitational on April 11th. In their first competition as Level 3’s, the gymnasts earned a sixth-place overall finish as a team. The highlight of the meet in the Child Division came from a second-place finish in vault by Poppy Clegg with a score of 9.525. She also placed eighth all-around with a score of 33.1.

Sports Briefs for April 18

Depleted girls lax team edges Cleveland; Girls lax routs Central Catholic; HRV boys tennis defeats The Dalles, 5-3; Hawks golf v. Goldendale

Kegler's Corner: Fireworks at the Lanes

Randy’s Painting won the Monday night Industrial League at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes last week. They absolutely crushed Columbia Hills RV in the championship match 28 points to 2. Randy Nieto was the driving force in the contest as he rolled a solid scratch 648 series that was capped by nifty 242 and 224 games. Randy was 90 pins over his average. That’s some pretty darn good clutch bowling by Randy, who doubles as the sponsor of his team.

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After Walker’s no-hitter, Hood River Valley baseball looks to league schedule with great expectations

Following a stellar preseason baseball schedule, the Hood River Valley High School Eagles are now focusing on the Columbia River Conference season and the team feels confident that they’ll be league title contenders this year.

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FitzSimons, Bergemann: National Champs

Hood River’s Tucker FitzSimons and Hannah Bergemann once again grab national titles at Copper Mt.

Hood River skiers Hannah Bergemann and Tucker FitzSimons both won USASA gold at the United States of America Snowboard and Freeski Association Nationals last week at Copper Mountain, Colo. For Bergemann, defending national titles in women’s 14-up rail jam and women’s 16-18 slopestyle meant that she now claims a total of six national wins in the various USASA freeski disciplines, including halfpipe and skiercross.


Horizon Christian Hawks boys basketball team players Mason Bloomster and Jared Davis recently received All-State honors from the 1A Oregon Basketball Coaches Association for their performance this past season.

Sports Briefs for April 15

Meadows adds bonus days; Girls tennis canceled; more

Eagles softball gets gutsy comeback over La Salle

In a makeup game, HRV scores nine unanswered runs to beat La Salle, 9-6

Going into Monday evening’s makeup game against La Salle Catholic College Preparatory, the HRV Eagles had their work cut out for them.

Horizon Christian Hawks track team continues to break school records

Boys team places fourth at Life Christian Invitational

The Horizon Christian School boys track and field team finished fourth Thursday at the Life Christian Invitational in Aloha, and a select few athletes competed Saturday at the Meet of Champions in Salem. On Thursday, the Hawks had a number of athletes who were competing in events for the first time this season – including some for the first time ever.

HRV track results

Sandy Invitational

High school boys and girls golf scores

Horizon Christian, Hood River Valley High schools

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Eagles softball weathers last-minute comeback by Century

Wells and Winans help fend off the Jaguars, 3-2, in Hood River

HRV survived a seventh-inning rally by Century High during a Wednesday afternoon game in Hood River, sliding by the Jaguars, 3-2.

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Boys lax enjoys blowout against Valley Catholic

HRV now on three-game win streak

The Eagles racked up a case of goals against Valley Catholic in what was a lopsided affair Wednesday evening with HRV routing the Valiants, 24-0, in Beaverton.