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Wrestlers sweep tri-match, win at Parma
It was a good week for the Mountain Home Tigers wrestling team as they picked up dual wrestling match victories over Buhl and Twin Falls last Tuesday in Lloyd Schiller Gymnasium in Mountain Home before they captured the Parma Invitational Tourney over the weekend...
Bishop Kelly crushes Lady Tigers
The Mountain Home Lady Tigers dropped a 59-22 4A SIC girls basketball game to Bishop Kelly last Thursday at Mountain Home High School's Lloyd Schiller Gymnasium. The Lady Tigers stayed close in the first half and were down, 14-10, after a quarter. Bishop Kelly extended its lead to 33-17 at halftime...
Tigers slide past Bishop Kelly but lose to Vikings
The Mountain Home Tigers came away with another split in boys basketball conference games last week, beating Bishop Kelly at home and losing at Middleton. Mountain Home 48, Bishop Kelly 46 Jarek Schetzle scored with 10 seconds left to lift the Mountain Home Tigers past the Bishop Kelly Knights in conference boys basketball last Wednesday at Mountain Home High School's Lloyd Schiller Gymnasium...
Matmen rout Bishop Kelly but lose against Bulldogs
The Mountain Home Tigers kept their conference dual record unblemished with a win over Bishop Kelly but dropped a non-conference match at Nampa. Mountain Home 84, Bishop Kelly 3 The Mountain Home Tigers picked up 10 pins during an 84-3 thrashing of the Bishop Kelly Knights last Tuesday in Lloyd Schiller Gymnasium in Mountain Home...
Lady Tigers drop 3 more
The undermanned Lady Tigers played hard but lost three more conference basketball games last week. Kuna 53, Mountain Home 25 Down to just seven players due to injuries, the Lady Tigers dropped a 53-25 conference basketball game at Kuna on Jan. 13. Mountain Home trailed, 20-8, after a quarter. A meager three-point second quarter made the deficit, 35-11, at the half but extended to 49-17 after three...
Tigers open conference with win over Caldwell
The Mountain Home Tigers opened their conference boys basketball schedule with a split last week, beating Caldwell at home but losing at Skyiew. Mountain Home 65, Caldwell 40 The Mountain Home Tigers opened their boys basketball conference season with a 65-40 win over the Caldwell Cougars last Wednesday at Lloyd Schiller Gymnasium in Mountain Home...
Wrestlers improve to 2-0 with win against Middleton
The Tigers improved their conference record to 2-0 last Wednesday night with a 63-19 dual match win over the Middleton Vikings in Lloyd Schiller Gymnasium in Mountain Home. Mountain Home won 11 of the 15 matches, five by forfeit and four by pins as they overcame a 19-15 deficit, scoring the final 48 points of the match for the win...
Lady Tigers lose two more
The Mountain Home Lady Tigers opened the new year with conference losses to Bishop Kelly and Middleton. Bishop Kelly 57 Mountain Home 27 A slow start for Mountain Home put the Lady Tigers in the hole Wednesday night at Bishop Kelly, as they lost to the Lady Knights 57-27 in conference girls basketball at Bishop Kelly...
Tigers start off new year with two additional wins
The Mountain Home Tigers started the new year off in the right way, picking up wins over Gooding and Minico. Mountain Home 75, Gooding 42 The Mountain Home Tigers opened the new year with a 75-42 non-conference win over the Gooding Senators last Tuesday night in Lloyd Schiller Gymnasium in Mountain Home...
Lady Tigers winless after Canyon Ridge tourney
The new year brings with it hope that the Mountain Home Lady Tigers basketball team will find the win column. They came ever so close to finding that win on their final game of the Canyon Ridge Holiday Tournament in Twin Falls after dropping the first two games of the tourney in lopsided fashion...
Tigers claw Century, Bonneville but fall to Burley
Mountain Home won two of three games last week at the Twin Falls Holiday Tournament, beating Century and Bonneville before losing to Burley for the championship. Mountain Home 60, Century 51 Mountain Home outscored Century 22-10 in the fourth quarter for a 60-51 win in the Twin Falls Holiday Tourney opener on Dec. 29 at Twin Falls High School...