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Weather delays games
Last week's first major snow storm of the season wiped out Mountain Home's girls basketball opener at Eagle Saturday night. At press time, no new date had been set for the non-conference contest. Also, changes were made in this week's Boise and Borah games. Tuesday night's Boise game was moved to Boise High School, rather than Mountain Home, and Thursday night's Borah game has been switched to Mountain Home from Borah...
High school to host 'orange out' night on Friday
Mountain Home High School will be hosting an Orange Out Night this Friday night during the Mountain Home Lady Tigers basketball game against Gooding in Lloyd Schiller Gymnasium. Mountain Home High School Activities Director and Assistant Principal Mark Cotton indicated the Orange Out Night is an offshoot of the school's Black Out Committee...
Volleyball all-stars honored at banquet
Mountain Home Lady Tigers volleyball coach Jill Peterson announced at Thursday night's volleyball awards banquet that two Mountain Home Lady Tiger volleyball players earned All-Conference honors. The awards were voted upon by Southern Idaho Conference 4A volleyball coaches...
Lady Tigers' basketball season begins Saturday
The Mountain Home Lady Tigers open their girls basketball season Saturday night at Eagle High School against the 5A Lady Mustangs. Mountain Home Lady Tiger basketball coach Brent Keener admits that he's pleased with this year's turnout for girls basketball...
Coach recognizes Lady Tigers squad
Mountain Home girls soccer coach Kent Ogaard handed out awards at Thursday soccer banquet. In All-Conference awards, Christa Lewis earned First Team All-Conference as a fullback and Maddison Roache earned First Team All-Conference as a midfielder. Second Team All-Conference awards went to Melissa (Missy) Jessup as goal keeper and Victoria Vega as fullback...
Soccer all-stars recognized at yearly banquet
Mountain Home Tiger boys soccer coach Mike Torres handed out numerous awards at Thursday night's boys soccer awards banquet. Earning Second Team All-Conference in the Southern Idaho Conference were Alex Dominguez as forward, Victor Sanchez as midfielder, Abrahan Salas as defender and Jorge Salinas as goalkeeper. Earning Honorable Mention All-Conference were David Arciniega as midfielder and Shawn Holland and Logan Curran as defenders...
Tigers' football team honored
A 1-8 season leaves a lot to be desired as far as won-loss records go, but 4A Southern Idaho Conference coaches recognized the efforts of the Mountain Home Tigers football team with 12 Tiger players earning 17 All-Conference awards. Tanner Sessions earned First Team All-Conference at linebacker. He also received Honorable Mention All-Conference as running back...
Cross country teams finish sixth at district tourney
The Mountain Home Tigers cross country teams both finished sixth in Thursday's District III 4A cross country meet at Desert Canyon Golf Course in Mountain Home. The top three teams and top 14 individual runners in boys and girls divisions qualified for the state meet...
Lady Tigers dropped from District following loss against Middleton
The Mountain Home Lady Tigers kept their volleyball season alive Monday night, downing Caldwell in five sets, but lost to Middleton for the third time in six nights to be eliminated from the District III 4A volleyball tourney. Mountain Home 3, Caldwell 2...
Tigers end season with 39-67 loss to Cougars
There was no playoff berth on the line Friday night at Caldwell as the Mountain Home Tigers took on the Caldwell Cougars -- just pride, fifth place in conference and ending the season with a win. In a game that had more runs than an old pair of nylons, the Caldwell Cougars had the last run -- a 31-point romp on their way to a 67-39 win...