School Sports


HRV volleyball’s first league win proves to be anything but easy

Eagles come from behind to take Buckaroos in five sets

Wins have been relatively easy to come by this season for the HRV volleyball team, cruising to victories in nonconference competition that left the Eagles with a 9-0 record and a 5A No. 1 ranking heading into Columbia River Conference games earlier this week.

Sports brief for Sept. 17

Sports brief for Sept. 17.

Girls soccer rolls 6A Reynolds with double-digit scoring

They may have been in a larger classification, but the 6A Reynolds Raiders were no match for the HRV Eagles girls soccer team, who took the Troutdale team down, 10-3, thanks in large part to a strong second half.

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Girls water polo gets historic win over Barlow

Proving once again that they are a team on the rise, the HRV girls water polo squad scored another victory Thursday evening and though it was only the second contest of the season, it was a historic one.

HRV Eagles volleyball rises to No. 1

Indicative of the incredible turnaround they’ve had since the 2014 season, the HRV girls volleyball team, fresh off another tournament win this weekend, are currently ranked as the best volleyball team in the state.

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Horizon Soccer: 1A champs to defend title with small roster

The year 2015 was a banner one for the Horizon Christian School co-ed soccer team, as the Hawks not only won the Special District 6 title, but also the 1A championship — a first for Horizon’s soccer program.

Fast and physical 6A Reynolds proves too much for HRV football team

The growing pains for HRV’s young football team continued Friday night as the Eagles were on the wrong end of another lopsided game, this time against Reynolds High.

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Horizon volleyball debuts

The Horizon Christian volleyball team started its season last week with league contests against Dufur and Arlington.

Running the show: Brandon Bertram named head track and field coach for HRVHS

Hood River Valley High School administrators didn’t encounter many hurdles in their process to hire a replacement for Donnie Herneisen, who switched to coaching girls basketball at HRV after seven years as the high school’s track and field head coach. Nor did they have to look far.

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HRV BOYS SOCCER: First playoff rematch results in a win for HRV

Eagles make short work of Hillsboro on the road in 2015 5A semifinal rematch; defeats 6A Franklin in Hood River

Last season, there weren’t many schools that gave the HRV boys soccer team much trouble, except one.

Girls soccer runs into stiff competition against Hillsboro

HRV loses to Hillsboro, then bounces back to defeat Franklin

One of the 5A teams HRV had on its list to beat during its nonconference schedule this season got the better of the Eagles Tuesday night, when the Hillsboro Spartans (2-0) used a strong first half to get out in front of HRV, handing the team its first loss of the season.

Sports Briefs for Sept. 10

Gorge Kids Tri Sept. 18; Youth soccer league looking for players; more

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St. Helens’ offense overpowers HRV football in opener

Eagles fall to Lions, 47-13, at HRVHS

The Hood River Valley Eagles got off to a good start in their season-opening nonleague football game Friday versus the St. Helens Lions as they took an early lead after scoring on their first possession.

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Girls place first, boys second at Ultimook Invite

It was the first cross country race for half of the HRV varsity runners present at the Ultimook Invitational on Saturday, but you wouldn’t know it.

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HRV girls soccer looks to make deeper playoff run in 2016

Eagles run wild on McLoughlin Pioneers in home-opener

The HRV girls soccer team has ruled the roost in the Columbia River Conference for the past several years, taking the CRC title every year since Kevin Haspela took over as head coach of the team in 2010, although the Eagles did share the title with Hermiston back in 2012.