HERMISTON — Hermiston stopped Richland three times on fourth down — twice in the red zone. There also was a recovered onside kick and a fumble recovery, but it just wasn’t enough.
The first-match jitters got the best of Hermiston on Saturday in its Mid-Columbia Conference volleyball season opener, as Walla Walla beat the the Bulldogs 25-13, 26-24, 25-19.
HERMISTON — Several local runners turned in top-10 times at Saturday’s annual Runners Soul XC Fest, but there was no outrunning West Valley Yakima’s Brayden Packard, who finished nearly 40 sec…
Hermiston coach David Faaeteete was sporting a football helmet at the start of Tuesday’s practice.
PASCO — The minute Angel Valencia intercepted Hermiston quarterback Robert Sloan with 2 minutes left to play in the game, the Pasco Bulldogs knew the game was theirs.
Hermiston’s Garett Walchli (5) attempts to ward off Pasco’s Traeton Mitchell (21). The Pasco Bulldogs defeated the Hermiston Bulldogs 27 to 20 at Edgar Brown Memorial Stadium in Pasco, Wash.
Hermiston volleyball coach Amy Dyck is thankful to have six returning varsity players from last year, including two setters, two defensive specialists and two outside hitters.
The Mid-Columbia Conference football teams try to avoid one another in the summer — they don’t want to give too much away.
More than 700 runners from middle school to high school will line up for the annual Runners Soul XC Fest on Saturday — one of the largest meets in Eastern Oregon.
HELIX — The good thing about preseason matches is they do not count toward your league record, and it gives coaches a glimpse as to what their team needs to work on.
It seems like it was only a few days ago that we were wrapping up the spring sports season and crowning state champions in track, baseball, softball, golf and tennis.
After purchasing the Pendleton Country Club and completing a number of renovations around its course at Wildhorse Resort & Casino earlier this year, the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla…
RICHLAND, Wash. — Stanfield’s Eastern Oregon Family Taekwondo sent 18 kids to compete at the 11th annual Battle on the Columbia, and brought home some gold.
UMATILLA — A sizzling time is in store for those who tee off in the upcoming Hermiston Firefighters Fundraiser.
The fourth annual Hermiston/Pendleton Special Olympics Fundraising Golf Tournament raised $6,351.
HERMISTON — There are two things you should know about Colby Lerten. He’s a heck of a golfer for being just 12 years old, and he has a passion for helping others.
HERMISTON — When 118 high school guys show up for football practice at 5 a.m., that is commitment.
Jordan Ramirez was a standout football, basketball and baseball player at Hermiston High School, but the recent graduate put his focus on baseball his junior year in hopes of getting a chance …
Most sports in Hermiston have their place. Soccer has Butte Park. Baseball has the Field of Dreams. But the lacrosse program has long been in search of a permanent home.
HERMISTON — He’s the mayor, he’s your local optometrist, and last week he was inducted into the North American Fastpitch Association Hall of Fame.
HERMISTON — In his fifth appearance at the Farm-City Pro Rodeo, Clayton Biglow decided to open the show in record fashion.
HERMISTON — Hermiston High School’s Kennison Field turns 6 years old this month, but recent testing showed that the playing surface is in pristine condition.
HERMISTON — When summer break began, Hermiston High School social studies teacher Josh Walker gave himself a homework assignment:
Mitch Myers, center, talks with Hermiston residents about his A/Fuel dragster. Myers will drive the car at Seattle’s Northwest Nationals this weekend.
HERMISTON — Drag racing is a sport that requires weeks of preparation for just seconds of competition.
Gator Goodrich has had a rope in his hand since he was 3 years old.
HERMISTON — In 2004, Mitch Myers set a world record with his elapsed time of 5.10 seconds as he crossed the finish line to win the National Hot Rod Association Finals in Pomona, California. Th…
UMATILLA — When Josh Ego stepped down as coach of the Umatilla cross-country team at the end of last season, assistant coach Cathy Gertsch threw her hat in the ring for the job. She was hired.
UMATILLA — Desirae Zamudio admitted she was a little nervous taking over the Umatilla High School volleyball program.
HERMISTON — For the 14th year in a row, Hermiston proved that basketball brings people together.
KLAMATH FALLS — Hermiston Little League’s run at the 9-10-11-year-old state tournament was a bit shorter than it would have liked.
HERMISTON — Hermiston coach Justin Simmons said it has been difficult to keep his Little League team engaged this past month in waiting for the 9-10-11-year-old state tournament, but with its …
LYNNWOOD, Wash. — Eight Stanfield kids recently proved that a small town can still bring big competition.
You could see it in her eyes. Paige Palzinski is in her happy place in the weight room, and now that Hermiston High School has renovated its facility from the ground up, the Hermiston junior i…
MASON, Mich. — Hermiston’s Thomas Mabbott hit 99 out of a possible 100 targets Sunday during the finals of the individual portion of the USA High School Clay Target League National Championshi…
Haylee Hamilton has only been shooting trap for two years, but she is a quick learner.
EUGENE — Some of the area’s top young track athletes put their talents on display at the TrackTown Youth League Championship on Saturday at Lane Community College.
HILLSBORO — In an event that featured 474 participants, recent Hermiston High grad Case Hiatt was the only one to walk away with a perfect score.
Two years ago it was a dream.
Jazlyn Romero and Hunter Nichols could not be more different. Nichols is a distance runner, whereas a trip down the javelin runway is far enough for Romero.
Most kids start driving on their own when they turn 16. Garrett Poynor started when he was 4.
HERMISTON — This season, the Hermiston High School girls basketball team will welcome a new leader.
HERMISTON — Bailee Noland is a girl of many words, many talents, and many goals.
Zack Henrichs fell in love with the game of baseball the first time he picked up a ball.
Hermiston High School is offering a variety of youth sports camps this summer, including football, basketball, soccer, cross country and tennis.
The Hermiston softball team made a good impression during its first year in the Mid-Columbia Conference.
Portland Trail Blazers fans can get an inside look at the team on Wednesday night from a man who has witnessed the good, the bad and the ugly of the team for the better part of three decades.
Hermiston native Bob Coleman earned Oregon State University’s Most Inspirational Award for wrestling during the Benny Awards on Wednesday night.
The hardest worker on the field. A versatile player.
Jazlyn Romero knew from her first throw that Saturday would be a good day at the 3A State Track and Field Championships.
Bailee Noland hit two home runs, including a key two-out, three-run blast in the top of the seventh inning, to help Hermiston to an 8-5 victory over Holy Names in the consolation bracket at th…
Hermiston’s Jazlyn Romero and Paige Palzinski earned Mid-Columbia Conference all-conference honors for track.
Hermiston sophomore Paige Palzinski finished ninth in the shot put Friday at the 3A State Track and Field Championships at Mt. Tahoma High School in Tacoma, missing the podium by a half-inch.