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Hot bats for HRV won’t cool down

Eagles baseball slugs its way to 11-5 win over Pendleton

The offensive adjustments made by HRV this season continue to pay off for the Eagles, who beat Pendleton for the third time in four days on Tuesday, routing the Buckaroos 11-5 in Pendleton and winning the season series.

HRV boys tennis beats Bucks in first home league match

The HRV boys tennis team played Pendleton on Wednesday and the Eagles picked up their second league win of the season, beating a shorthanded Buckaroos squad 6-2.

HRV Softball battles for close win over the Bucks

HRV defeats Pendleton 3-2

Putting last week’s doubleheader loss to Pendleton behind them, the Eagles used a big sixth inning in Pendleton Tuesday to defeat one of the top teams in 5A softball by a score of 3-2.

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HRV baseball rocks Bucks in league opener

HRV defeats Pendleton in both games of a doubleheader

The No. 4 Eagles had one of their biggest tests of the Columbia River Conference season on Saturday, playing their perennial rivals, the No. 19 Pendleton Buckaroos, Saturday in a doubleheader.

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HRV softball puts up a fight, but falls to Pendleton

Eagles drop both games of league doubleheader with Buckaroos in Hood River

The Pendleton Buckaroos’ reputation as heavy-hitters preceded them in Saturday’s doubleheader with No. 15 HRV in Hood River, and though the No. 4 Bucks didn’t put up a ton of offense against the Eagles, they put up enough.

Girls lax beats Cleveland again

They may not have been able to catch Oregon Episcopal School in the Portland League lacrosse standings, but the Eagle girls continued to put more distance between themselves and other teams in the league this Friday after rolling Cleveland for the second time this season.

Boys lax stopped by Sherwood

One of the best starts in the history of the HRV boys lacrosse program was finally interrupted Friday night by the Sherwood Bowmen (7-4), who handed the Eagles (7-1) their first loss of the season.

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HRV track and field takes first at Blossom Invite

Under sunny skies and warm temperatures, the HRV track and field team dominated the annual Blossom Invitational in Hood River Friday, with both the girls and the boys teams outpacing the competition to take first place overall in the meet.

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Horizon athletes place at Blossom Invitational

Horizon Christian School also competed at the Blossom Invite and a few of the Hawks made into the top five in their respective events.

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HRV softball closes out nonleague schedule strong, but faces ‘a grind’ in league games

Eagles defeat Redmond in eight innings and play Pendleton in a doubleheader Saturday at noon

The Eagles softball team has seen some high and low points in a challenging nonleague schedule, which came to an end Wednesday with HRV eking out an eight-inning, 6-5 win over Redmond in Hood River.

Sports Briefs for April 16

Spring chinook season opens on the Hood; ICMGA tourney results; Ian Walker shooting well on Horizon golf team; Annie Veatch breaks home run record; Boys tennis defeats Hermiston Bulldogs

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Liberty no match for HRV boys lax

Eagles defeat Falcons, 17-5, to go 7-0

The road-weary HRV boys lax team couldn’t have asked for a much better homecoming Tuesday night, crushing the 1-6 Liberty Falcons by a score of 17-5, giving the Eagles their seventh win in their seventh game this season.

HRV baseball ‘excited’ to start league schedule

Eagles finish nonleague schedule with rout of Redmond, play Pendleton this Saturday at noon

So far this season, the players on the HRV baseball team have done exactly what has been expected of them by Head Coach Erich Harjo.

ALL-AMERICAN WRESTLERS

Four local wrestlers from Hood River’s Elite Edge Wrestling Academy went to Reno, Nev., last weekend to compete in the world’s largest youth wrestling tournament, the World of Wrestling Championships.

Gorge sailors enjoy Newport Regatta

Befriending your teammates is an integral part of building a cohesive team, and there’s no better way to make friends than to go camping. On Friday night, we arrived in Newport and set up camp around our fire, met up and said our hellos and goodnights. In the morning, the team woke up to a delicious egg and bagel breakfast cooked up by the Sutherland family. Whipping up a batch of scrambled eggs for over 30 people is no small feat, so thanks were plentiful.