Senior Night sparks flew during the Eagles’ final home game of the regular season Tuesday at Henderson Community Stadium, where the top-ranked HRV boys soccer team (11-0-2, 5-0 Columbia River Conference) defeated No. 5 Hermiston (9-3-1, 3-2) 4-2.
The Horizon Christian soccer team clinched a berth in the championship bracket of the 1A playoffs on Monday.
The HRV football team’s slim chance at obtaining a playoff berth was reduced to none over the weekend thanks to the Redmond Panthers, who pummeled the Eagles’ defensive line with an unstoppable ground attack that gave the former Intermountain Conference team a 48-20 victory during HRV’s homecoming game Friday night.
After six consecutive seasons of winning the Columbia River Conference, the HRV boys soccer team has largely outgrown the smallest league in 5A, developing rivalries with nonconference 5A powerhouses like Wilsonville, Woodburn, Summit, and Hillsboro while rolling CRC’s Pendleton and The Dalles.
The HRV boys water polo team has typically spread around the scoring fairly well this season, but that was not the case this past week.
Eagles then fall to Ravens in nonleague game
The HRV girls volleyball team has again won the Columbia River Conference, repeating the team’s performance in 2015 when the Eagles took the conference title — the first for HRV in 27 years.
Halfway through the season, the HRV football team is on the outside looking in when it comes to the playoff hunt.
Horizon Hawks get consecutive shutouts to keep pace in the Special District 6 team standings
Buoyed by some key league victories the past couple weeks, the Horizon soccer team looks to secure a spot in the championship bracket of the 1A playoff tournament, which will get underway later this month.
Eying the Columbia River Conference championships in a few weeks, the HRV cross country is getting into peak form, as evidenced by the team’s dominance during Saturday’s Champoeg Invitational in Newberg.
Clinched!: With defeats of Pendleton and Hermiston, Eagles volleyball already locks up a postseason appearance
They haven’t played a game in the month of October yet, but the HRV volleyball team has already clinched, at the very least, a play-in berth.