Boys place first, girls third at district championships; athletes head to 5A state champs
The Eagles boys track team once again took top honors at the Columbia River Conference championships this year, squeaking out a win by three points over second-place Hermiston. The girls placed first, losing by 44 points to Hermiston and narrowly losing to Pendleton by 3.5 points.
The HRV boys lacrosse team’s five-game losing streak came to an end Tuesday night with a much-needed win over the Cleveland Warriors — the Eagles’ first league victory of the season.
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If the current HRV junior varsity girls lacrosse team is any indicator of what the future holds for the school’s varsity program, get ready to see the Eagles’ trophy case fill up.
Eagles win a pair of one-run games against Bucks, Bulldogs
For the second year in a row, the HRV Eagles are the Columbia River Conference baseball championships.
Eagles eliminated after tough losses to Pendleton, Hermiston
So many times this season, the HRV softball team has put together good innings against teams in a tough conference, but has struggled to develop a killer instinct that would allow the young Eagles squad to put away games for good.
Closing out what has been the winningest girls lacrosse season in the history of the HRV program, the Eagles girls lax team added another win to their pile Monday night, defeating the Central Catholic Rams, 10-5, on Senior Night in Hood River. It was the second win in as many games against the Rams for HRV.
A season that started with high promise for the HRV boys lacrosse team continued its downward trend last week as the Eagles lost two crucial league games, including a second overtime loss to a league opponent.
Horizon Christian’s track and field season culminates over the next two weekends at the district and Class 1A state meets.
The Hood River cross country team is hosting a free one-mile fun run at the Waterfront Park this Saturday.
A great season for the HRV girls lacrosse team got even greater Tuesday night in Hood River when the Eagles (10-3, 8-3 league) defeated the formidable Lincoln Cardinals (8-6, 7-3 league), moving the teams into a tie for second place in the Portland League.
The HRV boys tennis team ended league play this season in pretty much the same position as last season, on top of the Columbia River Conference.
The girls didn’t win a Columbia River Conference title, but enjoyed a much more successful season this year, finishing up with a 9-3 record and 4-2 in league, culminating with a 5-3 Senior Night defeat of The Dalles Thursday.
Tuesday’s Columbia River Conference baseball matchup between The Dalles and HRV turned out to be a near carbon copy of the second game of an April 29 doubleheader between the two squads in Hood River (a 9-0 HRV win).
The race amongst the three Columbia River Conference softball teams vying for the two play-in spots left in the league got a lot tighter Tuesday night in The Dalles when HRV defeated the Riverhawks 2-1, pulling within a single game of The Dalles and Hermiston in the playoff race.
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