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Continued winter weather opens up more ski terrain on Mount Hood

Although winter only officially began today, its weather has been hanging around Mount Hood and the Columbia River Gorge for a while now.

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Offense explodes as HRV girls basketball runs roughshod over Rough Riders

Eagle girls have best outing in years, score 65 points against 6A Roosevelt

For the past couple years, the HRV girls basketball team has had a difficult time getting wins of any kind, let alone a blowout.

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Big second quarter puts Horizon boys over Country Christian

Ian Walker’s 20 points help Hawks down Cougars 64-50

It took some time for the Horizon boys to get going in their game against the Country Christian basketball team Tuesday evening, but after a slow start, the Hawks went on to have their best outing of the season.

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Tough matchup with Country Christian provides a benefit to Horizon girls

They knew it was going to be a difficult game Tuesday night, and Country Christian proved to as tough as expected.

Sports Briefs for Dec. 17: Knights of Columbus hoop shoot Dec. 30, Sports canceled again due to weather

Knights of Columbus hoop shoot Dec. 30, Sports canceled again due to weather

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Creative cross-country skiing

Snowfall in the Columbia River Gorge meant that many people didn’t have to go up to Mt. Hood Meadows or Teacup Lake to get their winter recreation fixes.

Kegler's Corner: Winter woes

Old man winter really got in our way last week, interrupting quite a bit of league bowling action at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes. Nevertheless, we still had notable scores.

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HRV Nordic places three on the podium in season debut

About half of the HRV Nordic team traveled valiantly through winter weather to Mount Bachelor for their first Oregon Interscholastic Ski Racing Association (OISRA) race of the season on Saturday. Amid blowing snow and cold temperatures, the Eagles waxed and warmed up, then delivered three podium finishes.

All-state soccer announced

The Oregonain/Oregon Live recently released the names for 5A soccer athletes tapped for All-State honors and five members of Hood River Valley High School soccer teams made the list.

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Abundant snowfall puts Meadows’ season ahead of schedule

Ski resort offers a preview of night operations this Friday and Saturday

While snow just started falling in downtown Hood River this week, it has been falling in copious amounts up at Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort for a few weeks now.

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Horizon Girls Basketball: Offense runs wild in rout of Klickitat

Fans at the Hawks Nest were treated to the highest-scoring Horizon girls basketball game in five years on Tuesday, when the Hawks pummeled the visiting Klickitat Vandals with 67 points on their way to a 40-point blowout.

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HRV boys basketball unable to match Heritage offense

Eagles fall to Timberwolves 61-42

As HRV continues gaining experience this season, the team got a good look at a productive offense Tuesday evening when the Heritage High Timberwolves from Vancouver, Wash., came to town.

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Loss to Heritage provides teachable moment for HRV girls basketball

Last year, there weren’t many games that the HRV girls basketball team had an opportunity to win. Of the team’s 19 losses throughout the 2015-16 season, only three were by margins of 10 points or fewer.

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Hood River resident helps break U.S. Masters swim record

The recent U.S. Masters meet held on Nov. 19 at the Hood River Aquatic Center saw three records fall from the books.

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Early-game struggles sink Horizon boys in matchup with Life Christian

Horizon’s string of home games continued Tuesday with matchup against Life Christian, but unlike the team’s dominance during last weekend’s Hawk Invitational, Horizon struggled on their home hardwood against the Lions, falling 53-41.