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KAMIAH - With top finishes in the hurdles races by Brady Cox, the KHS track and field boys placed first in team scoring at their April 8 home meet. On the girls side, Kamiah placed third among 16 schools represented, behind Logos and Orofino.

The Kamiah-Clearwater Valley softball girls had a tough day against St. Maries late last month at KHS, as the Lumberjacks won a sweep of the young co-op team. “We kept good spirits, but our score was definitely not the best,” catcher Macy Morrow said, “and that makes it tough throughout the …

HORSESHOE BEND — Salmon River’s Garret Shepherd and Charlie Hollon booked their first times of the season last Wednesday, March 31, with Hollon logging personal bests in the girls 100 and 200 sprints and Shepherd posting PBs in the boys 200 and 400 runs.

Kamiah’s baseball team is set to chew through much of the meat of the spring season in one big bite this week, as the Kubs have five league games in eight days, beginning with a double header against Genesee on Saturday, April 10. KHS is scheduled at Prairie on Tuesday, April 13, and against…

The annual Salmon River Jet Boat Races are back for 2021, with events in Riggins April 16-18 for the whole family. Boat show is that Friday at 4 p.m. MT, and racing time trials begin at 10 a.m. MT each day that Saturday and Sunday. Fireworks are that Saturday night at Riggins City Park, begi…

The 37th Annual Riggins Rodeo is May 1-2, and contestant entries are open April 19-23. Show times are 1:30 p.m. MT each rodeo day. See the Riggins Rodeo Facebook page, rigginsrodeo.com or call 208-628-4084 for details.

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Orofino has long been the powerhouse softball team in the Central Idaho League, and they held off the Clearwater Valley-Kamiah co-op team 10-3 and 9-4 Tuesday evening, April 6.

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Rallying from a 5-0 deficit, the Clearwater Valley baseball boys came back to beat Potlatch 10-7 Tuesday night, April 6. Connor Jackson slugged a line drive double off the fence and knocked another hit later in the game as CV surged into a 5-5 tie in the fourth. Potlatch regained the lead, 7…

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Kamiah beat Lewis County 19-0 in Whitepine League baseball play Tuesday night, April 6, at KHS. "We swung the bats and we had no backwards Ks," Kubs coach Tommy Williamson said afterward. "You can't win if you don't score, and today we hit the ball. Against St. Maries and Prairie, the boys d…

The Kamiah baseball boys started their second game of the spring flatfooted and Prairie took advantage, beating KHS 8-2 in the first meeting of these Whitepine League teams March 26. Behind 13 strikeouts from Chase Kaschmitter, Prairie built an 8-0 lead before the Kubs broke through in the b…

KOOSKIA - Clearwater Valley’s Connor Jackson booked a couple of quick outs early in the Rams’ home game against Grangeville Tuesday, March 23, but a two-out walk of Tom Reynolds and a double by Gannon Garman led to two early runs for GHS, which the Bulldogs built into a 9-3 win.

The Clearwater Valley/Kamiah softball co-op girls had their hands full with St. Maries Saturday, March 27, as the Lumberjacks swept the games at KHS. During the final inning, CV/K loaded the bases and got a big hit from Macy Morrow on the pictured swing.

The Kamiah Kub football team is holding a raffle fund-raiser with three top prizes provided by Flying B Ranch: first, a wild game dinner with wine pairing for up to eight people at Flying B Ranch; second, a $200 credit at the Flying B Pro Shop; and, third, a brand new pair of Danner boots co…

Clearwater Valley’s Kaylee Graves is pictured firing a forehand return back to a Culdesac doubles duo during play last Thursday, March 25. Most Culdesac players this year are boys, so Graves and girls doubles partner Ashton Mangun had two exhibition (informal) matches against one of Culdesac…

KAMIAH — The host Kubs took third place on both sides of the team scoring last Tuesday, March 23, at KHS, with the boys scoring 81.5 and the girls scoring 66.

At the first meet of Kamiah’s track season March 20 at Lewiston, Jace Sams ran the best 400 of his life — so far. “I had no idea if I would PR or not, because it’s been so long since I ran,” he said. “I just came out strong and got in the front, and nobody passed me or came even close. That …

The KYRO co-ed baseball and softball registration for ages 4-15 is April 7, 3:30-5:30 p.m. at CV Elementary School. On offer are boys and girls T-ball (ages 4-6), boys and girls machine pitch (ages 7-9), boys Cal Ripken baseball (ages 10-12), boys Babe Ruth baseball (ages 13-15) and girls so…

The Clearwater Valley/Kamiah softball co-op girls had their hands full with St. Maries Saturday, March 27, as the Lumberjacks swept the games at KHS. During the final inning, CV/K loaded the bases and got a big hit from Macy Morrow on the pictured swing.

The Kamiah baseball boys mounted a comeback bid too late to extend the first contest of their double-header Saturday morning, March 27, against St. Maries. The Lumberjacks prevailed 19-9 in that one.

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The Kamiah baseball boys started their second game of the spring flatfooted and Prairie took advantage, beating KHS 8-2 in the first meeting of these Whitepine League teams.

Reschedule is being sought as the Clearwater Valley-Kamiah softball coop team’s game Monday at Culdesac was washed out by wet weather, making the second postponement the team has faced so far. Coronavirus in the Potlatch softball program prompted cancelation of the Loggers’ trip to Kamiah fo…

KOOSKIA — The Prairie baseball boys took advantage of one bad defensive inning Friday afternoon, March 19, at Clearwater Valley, turning a 2-2 tie into an 11-2 lead and a 12-2 run-rule final score.

Kamiah’s Jace Sams won the boys 400 meter run at Saturday’s season opening track meet at Lewiston, posting a personal best 52.42 in that event. Kubs teammate Brady Cox put up a 45.06 PB in the 300 meter hurdles, placing first in that event, and he also ran second (17.35) in the 100 meter hurdles.

Grangeville’s visit to Clearwater Valley marked a return to action for both local teams, with 17 Bulldogs and nine Rams on hand for the first meeting of the teams since 2019. They Mountain View School District familiars typically see each other frequently throughout the season, but the 2020 …

KAMIAH — A 10-run third fueled a 21-0 Kubs win over Potlatch on Opening Day Saturday, March 20, at KHS. Bodie Norman and Brady McLay no-hit the Loggers, who had no answers for Troy Aragon or Herschel Williamson, who had three hits apiece. Kamiah also tore up the basepaths with 29 stolen base…

Clearwater Valley’s Preston Amerman is looking forward to running against Timberline’s Carson Sellers in the distance races later this track and field season. Amerman hasn’t gone against him since cross-country season, when Sellers took fourth at state. “Next time he’s in the race, I’ll be e…

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Grangeville's visit to Clearwater Valley marked a return to action for both local teams, with 17 Bulldogs and nine Rams on hand for the first meeting of the teams since 2019. They Mountain View School District familiars typically see each other frequently throughout the season, but the 2020 …

The Grangeville baseball boys opened their 2021 season with a split Thursday against Bonners Ferry, posting a 22-2 win for starting pitcher Blake Schoo. Bonners overcame an early five-run deficit during the second game, as both starters gave way early and the teams combined to score 29 runs …

KAMIAH — A double-header this Saturday, March 20, will have the KHS baseball boys off and running for 2021, with Potlatch in town for games at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Next week, KHS will host Prairie at 4:30 p.m. March 25.

Grangeville’s Blake Schoo booked 15 consecutive outs in a near-perfect five-inning win over New Plymouth Saturday, March 13, and hit a grand slam as the Bulldogs run-ruled the Pilgrims 16-0 during the first game of a double-header, which was Grangeville’s fourth game in three days. The fifth…

KOOSKIA — The Clearwater Valley baseball boys are poised to begin their 2021 season Friday, March 19, against Prairie. It’s set for a 3 p.m. start at CVHS. The Rams then host Lewis County for two on Saturday, with start times of 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Next week, CV will play two against Grangevi…

The Kamiah Kub football team is holding a raffle fund-raiser with three top prizes provided by Flying B Ranch: first, a wild game dinner with wine pairing for up to eight people at Flying B Ranch; second, a $200 credit at the Flying B Pro Shop; and, third, a brand new pair of Danner boots co…

KOOSKIA — As the spring sports season begins, Allen Hutchens said he is loving his first year as athletic director (AD) and football coach at Clearwater Valley High School. “It’s hard to put into words, to be back in the building, the community, to come back home, to coach a sport I love,” s…

The Whitepine League announced its 2020-21 boys basketball all-league teams, as selected by the head coaches. Clearwater Valley’s Connor Jackson was named to the second team, as were Kamiah’s Kavan Mercer and Jace Sams. Kamiah’s Luke Krogh received honorable mention.

Clearwater Valley’s Daring Cross (138), CV’s Landon Olsen (120) and Highland’s Kadence Beck (106) medaled at the 2A state wrestling tournament held last Saturday, Feb. 27, at the Ford Idaho Center in Nampa. Cross pinned Sam Martin of St. Maries to claim third place, Olsen won a 6-2 decision …

Last week, the Whitepine League announced its 2020-21 girls basketball all-league teams and individual awards, as selected by the head coaches. Claira Osborne of Genesee was chosen as the Whitepine League upper division “Player of the Year.” Brandon Skinner of Kamiah was chosen as the Whitep…

After the 1AD1 girls basketball state tournament, IdahoSports.com named three Prairie players to its all-tournament team: first-teamer Madison Shears and second-teamers Kristin Wemhoff and Ellea Uhlenkott. After the 2A girls basketball state tournament, IdahoSports.com named two Grangeville …

COTTONWOOD — Boys basketball teams across North Central Idaho sorted out a late-season jam-up of winter weather postponements last week, with Prairie scrambling off to Potlatch for a road game the Pirates might have avoided had their home game against Kamiah gone off as planned Feb. 16. Potl…