School Sports


Eagle wrestling demolishes The Dalles

Team hosts home dual Saturday

Hood River Valley High School wrestling traveled to The Dalles-Wahtonka Thursday evening for their annual River Clash Cup dual.

Sports briefs for Feb. 15

HRV basketball eyes end of season; Eagle lacrosse gearing up; Cooper Spur scheduled open this weekend

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Horizon standout Matt Totaro signs with Linfield

Senior wing gets scholarship, is second in school history to play for four-year program

Matt Totaro has enjoyed a successful high school basketball career, which he’s hoping to culminate by helping his team win a 1A state title next month in Baker City. And for the Horizon Christian School senior, things won’t slow down when this season is over.

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Eagle alum debuts on UO tumbling team

Olivia Campbell is taking her athletic talents to new heights.

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Rough road continues for HRV hoops

The Dalles dishes latest losses to Eagles squads

Jestena Mattson had a team-high six points and Kainalu Bailey had five to lead the Hood River Valley High School varsity girls basketball team in a low-scoring 54-21 home loss Tuesday against the 15-2 Eagle-Indians from The Dalles.

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High school snowboard team ready for abbreviated season

After overcoming challenges with both lack of funding and snowpack this winter, the Hood River Valley Snowboard Team is officially back in action and ready for an abbreviated season of Oregon Interscholastic Snowboard Association competition.

Hermiston lives up to ranking

Eagle wrestling scores 16, Bulldogs 52 in road dual

Hermiston wrestling proved worthy of a top 5A ranking this week as they dealt the Hood River Valley Eagles a 52-16 dual meet loss Wednesday night.

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Hawks put the hurt on league’s next-best team

The Ione Cardinals had high expectations going into Friday’s Big Sky Conference showdown against the Horizon Christian Hawks. Prior to the anticipated matchup, the 1A No. 7-ranked Cardinals (13-3 overall, 7-1 league) were riding a seven-game win streak and appeared to be the biggest roadblock the 1A No. 1-ranked Hawks (17-1, 9-0) would have on their way to the post season.

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Eagle wrestling second at Oregon City Invitational

Peterson, Marquez first; 13 place for HRV at 12-team tournament

Chas Peterson and Christian Marquez went undefeated and 11 others had podium finishes to elevate the Hood River Valley High School wrestling team to second place over the weekend at the 12-team Oregon City Invitational Wrestling Tournament.

Lamer, Cimock win latest Mt. Hood Ski League race

­­Hood River Valley High School ski team continued its run at the Mt. Hood Ski League title over the weekend with a third straight sweep of racing action at Mt. Hood Meadows. Five boys and four girls finished in the top 10 and William Lamer and Korey Cimock won individual titles in Saturday’s giant slalom race — the first of that discipline this season.

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HRV Nordic boys and girls dominate Twilight Race

Fresh snow, a smaller than usual field of racers and familiarity with the hilly course at the Mount Hood Meadows Nordic Center worked to the Hood River Valley High School Nordic teams’ advantage Friday night, as both boys and girls teams made clean sweeps of the competition.

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Eagles fall short in exciting home dual vs. Pendleton

Hood River Valley High School wrestling hosted its senior night (honoring Junior Rojas, Texx Spezia-Schwiff, statistician Mercedes Lane, Andrew DeHart, Chaz Peterson, Jeremy Fischer, Charlie Mallon and Jeremy Breedlove) Columbia River Conference dual meet Thursday against the Pendleton Buckaroos.

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Eagles second at Elks Tournament, DeHart and Marquez finish first

Hood River Valley High School wrestling made a statement Saturday as the Eagles hosted their annual Hood River Elks Memorial Wrestling Tournament.

Freestyle, alpine ski teams continue suscess

Hood River Valley High School ski team had a repeat performance this week as both boys and girls downhill teams took first place in Mt. Hood League slalom racing action at Mt. Hood Meadows Saturday. The team result follows a Jan. 18 slalom race that again had both HRV teams finishing with the fastest marks of the day.

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Totaro double-doubles in Horizon blowout

Facing Big Sky Conference opponents has meant one thing for the Horizon Hawks boys basketball team this season — another one-sided win to add to their season stat sheet. But that’s a detail Horizon coaches Darrin Lingel, Mike Totaro and their powerhouse squad isn’t focusing on.