School Sports


Sports briefs for Aug. 24

Sports schedule update, Third Annual Uphill Challenge results, and Roy Webster Cross-Channel swim coming up

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HRV teams gearing up for next week’s preseason starts

Volleyball, football, cross country, boys soccer, and girls soccer scrimmage next week; water polo the week after

Hood River Valley High School athletic teams have been enduring the hot weather all week in preparation for the start of the fall sports season that kicks off next week with some preseason scrimmages.

Sports Briefs for Aug. 20

Uphill Challenge Saturday at Mt. Hood Meadows; Annual Naish Columbia Gorge Paddle Challenge going on this weekend; more

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Introducing the HRVHS Athletic Hall of Fame 2016 inductees

The Hood River Valley High School Hall of Fame Committee has made its selections for the 2016 class of athletes who will be inducted during next month’s Hall of Fame game and weekend celebration that runs Sept. 23 and 24 (see the end of the article for more information on those events).

HRV Blue and Gold night Aug. 19

The annual Blue and Gold night will return Friday, Aug. 19 .

Sports briefs for Aug. 10

Sports briefs for Aug. 10.

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John Combs brings wealth of experience to new role as Horizon Christian School athletic director

The 2016 fall sports season is just a few weeks away from starting at Horizon Christian and the school will have a new athletic director to go with it as well.

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HRVST ‘tore up the pool’ at 11 and over state championships

The Hood River Valley Swim Team (HRVST) “tore up the pool” at the 11 and over state swimming championships held at Mt. Hood Community College this past weekend, said Head Coach Shelly Rawding. “With 80-percent personal best times achieved, the team has much to be proud of.”

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Sebastian Barajas places second in shot put and discus at J.O. Nationals

Sebastian Barajas, a 2016 Hood River Valley High School graduate, medaled in both the shot put and the discus events at the USA Track and Field Junior Olympic National Championships held last week at Sacramento State University in Sacramento, Calif.

Sports Briefts for Aug. 3

Fall sports registration is underway; Mind over Mountain adventure race Aug. 6 at Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort; Post Canyon 50K and Half Marathon

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HRV water polo gets ‘new’ leadership

Growing program headed by Kellie Dunn for the girls team, Dave Robinson for boys

Over the past four years, the Hood River Valley High School water polo team has quickly grown from a handful of athletes who struggled to win games to a team of more than 40 players who have state tournament experience.

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HRVST sheds seconds at Speedo 10U Champs

The Hood River Valley Swim Team had four swimmers compete at the Oregon Swimming Speedo 10 & Under Swimming Championships last weekend in Albany.

Sports Briefs for July 27

Payton Rigert receives honorable mention naming to All-American team; HRV alum named as new TD boys soccer coach; Reminder: BOTG Kitefest July 29-31

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Plenty to cheer about

The 2016-2017 fall Hood River Valley High School cheerleaders came home with several awards from a Universal Cheerleaders Association camp last week at the University of Portland.

Sports Briefs for July 16

HRV water polo info sessions July 18 and 27; Hood River athletes place well in TrackTown Youth League Champs; Youth “Fun and Run” camps coming early August; Bridge of the Gods Kitefest July 29-31