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Heading to Hillsboro: HRV volleyball breaks decades-long state tourney drought with playoff win over Ashland

Last year, the HRV volleyball celebrated the end of its breakout season by winning the team’s first conference title in 27 years. And last weekend, building on what they started last season, the Eagles ended another longstanding drought.

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HRV puts up a fight, but falls in season finale with Summit

In their final game of the season, the Hood River Valley Eagles faced their most formidable opponent all year: the defending 5A football state champions and top-ranked Summit Storm.

High school sports: playoff update

Playoff update for high school athletics: Hood River Valley High School and Horizon Christian School.

Kegler's Corner: Ron Ward rolls

A diverse five-some starred in last week’s league bowling action at Hood River’s sporty Orchard Lanes.

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HRV Girls water polo wins first league title in team history

HRV gets payback against Reynolds and wins the Mt. Hood Conference

In their inaugural season in 2014, they didn’t win a game.

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In a first, HRV XC takes combined CRC title

Calm, cool, cloudy weather. Home course advantage. Solid racing all season long.

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Girls defeat The Dalles 7-1, look ahead to playoffs

Grab 10 wins or more? Check (make it 11).

Volleyball playoffs: HRV to host Ashland for first-round playoff game

No. 8 HRV (23-4, 8-1 Columbia River Conference) will host No. 9 Ashland (12-6, 10-4 Midwestern League) in a first-round OSAA playoff game Saturday, Oct. 29 at 3 p.m. at Vannet Court at Hood River Valley High School.

HRVHS winter competitive cheer tryout meeting

There will be an informational meeting Wednesday, Nov. 2 at 5:30 p.m. in Room F107.

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Horizon loses a heartbreaker in 1A semis

Hawks fall 5-4 in penalty kicks to North Clackamas Christian, face Damascus Christian Friday for third place

A four-goal effort by Horizon soccer lead scorer Quinn Roetcisoender wasn’t enough to lift the Hawks over the North Clackamas Christian Saints in a 1A semifinal playoff game played in Oregon City Monday.

Kegler's Corner: Jacque Long sizzles

Hood River’s venerable Orchard Lanes would like to extend a great big welcome to league bowling newcomer Jacque Long, who earned the top spot on the team of the week.

HRV football falls to Mountain View, faces tough contest with top-ranked Summit in home finale Friday

One of the HRV football team’s last, best chances to grab a win this season failed to materialize Friday night as the Eagles (0-8, 0-6 Special District 1) fell to a motivated Mountain View Cougars (5-3, 3-3) squad that was fighting for a postseason berth. The Cougars used a productive third quarter to pull away from HRV, defeating the Eagles 40-13 in Bend.

Pony Club rides to second place at Oregon Region rally

Despite torrential downpours and high-wind gusts that lead to cancellation of high school sports transportation the weekend before last, the Mount Hood Pony Club (MHPC) competed at the Oregon Equestrian Center for the annual Oregon Region Show-jump rally, and brought home impressive results.

Sports Briefs for Oct. 22

Middle school basketball coaches needed; Columbia Gorge Marathon this weekend; more

Reynolds prevails in rare HRV water polo double loss

Eagles bounce back and throttle Gresham

HRV water polo experienced a rare double loss Monday at Reynolds. The girls lost 12-11 in sudden death, double overtime. The boys fell 14-11 in regulation.