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Tennis team drops matches to Caldwell, Middleton
The Mountain Home Tigers tennis squad dropped conference matches to Caldwell and Middleton last week. Caldwell Girls 7, Mountain Home Girls 0 Caldwell Boys 7, Mountain Home Boys 0 The Tigers traveled to Caldwell last Tuesday and were blanked by the Cougars in both girls and boys matches...
Tigers thinclads compete at Pulse Invitational
The Pulse Invitational Track and Field meet at Centennial High School in Meridian last Friday had some of the state's best athletes competing. With 17 schools, 12 of them from the 5A ranks, the competition was tough, and Mountain Home's scores reflected that challenge...
Lady Tigers remain without win after losses to B.K., Middleton
The Mountain Home Lady Tigers dropped conference games to Bishop Kelly and Middleton last week. Bishop Kelly 21, Mountain Home 0 (Five innings) A 17-run first inning by Bishop Kelly did Mountain Home in last Tuesday as they lost to the Lady Knights, 21-0, at Bishop Kelly in SIC 4A softball...
Tigers win one, lose two more
The Mountain Home Tigers picked up their first conference baseball win of the season last week but let two other games get away from them. Mountain Home 2, Bishop Kelly 1 Mountain Home picked up its first conference win of the season as they edged the Bishop Kelly Knights last Tuesday at Bishop Kelly High School in Boise...
Tennis squad losses three matches
The Mountain Home Tigers dropped tennis matches to Skyview, Kuna and The Community School last week. Skyview Girls 7, Mountain Home Girls 0 Skyview Boys 6, Mountain Home Boys 1 The Mountain Home Tigers tennis teams hosted Skyview last Tuesday at Richard Agiuirre Park and lost both the girls and boys matches...
Track team places at Middleton meet
The Mountain Home Tigers track squad traveled to Middleton last Thursday for a three-team track meet where both the Mountain Home girls and boys squads came away with close, second-place finishes. Caldwell won the girls competition with 68 points. Mountain Home was a close second with 63 points, and Middleton was third with 41...
Lady Tigers remain winless against Caldwell, Skyview
The Mountain Home Lady Tigers remain winless in softball after opening their conference season last week against Caldwell and Skyview. Caldwell 13, Mountain Home 7 Mountain Home and Caldwell battled close for three innings, but Caldwell pulled away for a 13-7 win over the Lady Tigers last Tuesday at Memmelaar Field in Mountain Home during a conference opener for both teams...
Mountain Home drops three conference games
The Mountain Home Tigers opened their 4A SIC conference baseball schedule with three straight losses last week. Caldwell 10, Mountain Home 9 The Tigers opened their schedule at home against Caldwell last Tuesday, and came up short against the Cougars, 10-9...
B.K. shuts down Tigers tennis team
The Mountain Home Tigers were blanked by Bishop Kelly in girls and boys conference matches at Bishop Kelly last Thursday. Bishop Kelly won both matches, 7-0. In girls singles, Kira Anderson lost the first singles match, 1-6, 0-6. Tia Senger was blanked, 0-6, 0-6, in second singles as was Anna Urquidi in the third match...
Track and field team places at Bishop Kelly meet
The Mountain Home Tigers track teams finished third in both the boys and girls competition during Thursday's triangular track and field meet at Bishop Kelly High School. Bishop Kelly ran away with the girls competition, scoring 14 points. Caldwell was a distant second with 41, with Mountain Home finishing third with 31 points...
Despite 14 runs, Lady Tigers lose to Wood River
The Mountain Home Lady Tigers put a season-high 14 runs on the scoreboard last Tuesday, but costly errors led to an 18-14 loss to Wood River at Memmelaar Field in Mountain Home. Wood River scored six runs in the fourth and fifth innings to pull away for the non-conference win...
Tigers break into win column after Buhl victory
The Mountain Home Tigers picked up their first wins of the young baseball season last week with a doubleheader sweep at Buhl. For the week, the Tigers went 2-2. Wood River 4, Mountain Home 2 Despite a complete-game effort by Mountain Home pitcher Jesse Cobos, the Tigers fell to the Wood River Wolverines, 4-2, last Tuesday at Tiger Field...
Tennis team beats Jerome in debut
The Mountain Home Tigers opened their tennis season last week with a couple of matches with the boys squad picking up its first win at Jerome. Wood River Girls 5, Mountain Home Girls 2 Wood River Boys 6, Mountain Home Boys 1 The Mountain Home Tigers opened their tennis season Friday at home against the Wood River Wolverines and lost the girls match, 5-2, and the boys match, 6-1...
Track and field team sweeps opening meet at home
The Mountain Home Tigers edged Middleton in girls and boys track and field competition Friday at Tiger Field in Mountain Home. Mountain Home won the girls competition, 71-53. Alexandera Tatum and Sable Lohmeier were both double winners for Mountain Home. Tatum won the 200 meters and triple jump, Lohmeier won the shot put and discus...
Lady Tigers open season with losses to Elko, Borah
The Mountain Home Lady Tigers opened their softball season last week with losses to Elko and Borah. Elko 12, Mountain Home 11 Elko 9, Mountain Home 7 Mountain Home hosted Elko on Thursday in a non-conference softball doubleheader and dropped two close games to the visitors from Nevada, 12-11 and 9-7, at Memmelaar Field...