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DISTRICT CHAMPIONS! Panther boys beat Jordan Valley in District 8 final
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DISTRICT CHAMPIONS! Panther boys beat Jordan Valley in District 8 final

The Prairie City Panther boys advance to the state playoffs as the top seed after winning a 52-46 battle Saturday night against the Jordan Valley Mustangs.

It was the championship final of 1A-8 High Desert District Tournament held Thursday...

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Monument/Dayville boys show no quit in loss to Adrian
Monument/Dayville boys show no quit in loss to Adrian

The Monument/Dayville Tiger boys showed no signs of letting up, but were overpowered by Adrian 51-28 Thursday night on day one of the 1A-8 High Desert District Tournament.

The three-day tournament is being held at Grant Union Junior-Senior High...

Tiger girls fall in tough battle against Antelopes
Tiger girls fall in tough battle against Antelopes
Monument/Dayville wins consolation match Friday.
Prairie City girls defeat Harper with hustle at district tourney
Prairie City girls defeat Harper with hustle at district tourney

Six Prairie City Panther girls scored in the opening quarter of their 53-32 win Thursday over the Harper Hornets at game one of the 1A-8 High Desert District Tournament.

“Things started out hot, and we won a game we had to win,”...

Prairie City boys seal league title, 10-0
Prairie City boys seal league title, 10-0
Prairie City boys are league champions for first time in 11 years.
Lady Pros take 11-game win streak to district championship game
Lady Pros take 11-game win streak to district championship game
The Grant Union Prospector girls, ranked No. 3 in state, will compete in Saturday’s Wapiti district championship battle.
Panther defense halts Tigers in Dayville
Panther defense halts Tigers in Dayville
Tiger and Panther girls show strong defense in Dayville match.
Grant Union boys prepare for district tournament championship Saturday
Grant Union boys prepare for district tournament championship Saturday
Grant Union boys defeat Enterprise in final regular season game.
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Sports Roundup

Lady Tigers corral Bulls in final regular season contest

The Monument/Dayville Tiger girls had a good handle on the Burnt River Bulls from the start Saturday, claiming a 29-11 victory.

The Tigers had a commanding 18-0 lead in the first...

Sports Schedule

Thursday, Feb. 15

Prairie City girls High Desert district basketball tournament vs. Harper at 1 p.m., Grant Union gym in John Day (winner plays Jordan Valley at 6 p.m. Friday)

Monument/Dayville girls High Desert district basketball...

Grant Union girls defend Wapiti League title
Grant Union girls defend Wapiti League title
Lady Pros will honor seniors at Thursday’s game.
Grant Union wrestlers blow away district competition
Grant Union wrestlers blow away district competition
Six Grant Union wrestlers qualify for state championships.
Prospector boys clinch first league title in 28 years
Prospector boys clinch first league title in 28 years
Grant Union wins 2 league games at home.
Sports Schedule

Thursday, Feb. 8

Grant Union basketball vs. Jordan Valley in John Day, girls at 5:30 p.m., boys at 7 p.m.

Friday, Feb. 9

Ukiah/Long Creek basketball @ Crane JV, girls at 2 p.m., boys at 3:30 p.m.

Monument/Dayville basketball...

Prairie City girls overpower Ukiah/Long Creek
Prairie City girls overpower Ukiah/Long Creek

The Prairie City Panther girls’ fiery first quarter made for a comfortable lead Thursday to carry them to a 46-18 win over the Ukiah/Long Creek Mountain Lion junior varsity team in Prairie City.

Before Ukiah/Long Creek could score,...

Sports Roundup
Sports Roundup

Monument/Dayville and Ukiah/Long Creek teams compete

The Monument/Dayville Tiger girls beat the Harper Hornets 32-28 on the road Friday.

Coach Taylor Schmadeka said, with two starters out, the girls stepped up to make key plays when...

Free fishing days Feb. 17-18 in Oregon

It’s free to fish, crab or clam on the Saturday and Sunday of President’s Day Weekend in Oregon. During these two days, no fishing licenses or tags (including a Combined Angling Tag and a Columbia River Basin Endorsement) are required to...

Grant Union girls defend Wapiti League title
Grant Union girls defend Wapiti League title
The Grant Union Prospector girls are Wapiti champs.
Prospector boys build for big win over Union
Prospector boys build for big win over Union

The Grant Union boys built a strong foundation in the first quarter and continued on an upward trend, leading to an 85-49 Wapiti League win on Friday over the Union Bobcats at the Prospector basketball court in John Day.

After some back and...

Panther boys’ fast break beats Mountain Lions
Panther boys’ fast break beats Mountain Lions

Thursday night’s basketball game between the Prairie City Panther boys and Ukiah/Long Creek Mountain Lion junior varsity was a nonleague game played with energy and determination from both sides.

With a strong lead from the beginning,...

Panther boys end 11-year drought against Jordan Valley
Panther boys end 11-year drought against Jordan Valley
Prairie City is on 10-game win streak.
Lady Prospectors rise above Outlaws in 2nd half
Lady Prospectors rise above Outlaws in 2nd half
Grant Union girls are 5-0 in the Wapiti League and ranked No. 4 in state.
Prospectors halt the Outlaws 66-47
Prospectors halt the Outlaws 66-47
The Grant Union boys still lead the Wapiti standings after a win at home and loss on the road.
Prairie City girls split wins
Prairie City girls split wins
Prairie City girls fall to Jordan Valley, and beat Huntington.
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Grant Union wrestlers place 3rd at Pine Eagle Tournament

The Grant Union Prospector wrestlers are gearing up for this week’s district tournament after placing third at the Pine Eagle Tournament on Saturday.

Grant Union will compete...

Sports Schedule

Thursday, Feb. 1

Prairie City JV basketball vs. Ukiah/Long Creek JV, girls at 6 p.m., boys at 7:30 p.m.

Friday, Feb. 2

Grant Union wrestling @ District Tournament in Joseph at 10 a.m.

Monument/Dayville basketball @ Harper,...

Camo for Liam
Camo for Liam

The Grant Union Prospector boys basketball team took time after their Friday night win over the Enterprise Outlaws in John Day, to show support for a young Liam Flanagan who lost his life Jan. 21 to a flesh-eating bacteria.

The entire team...

Grant Union wrestlers muscle for second at home
Grant Union wrestlers muscle for second at home
Prospectors finish second at home invitational, fifth in Heppner.
Dodgeball tournament organizers seek participants
Dodgeball tournament at Grant Union will benefit Grad Night.
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Lady Prospectors, ranked fourth, pick up two wins on road

The Grant Union Prospector girls basketball team is sitting at fourth among OSAA-ranked 2A teams, and they’re 3-0 in the Wapiti League.

The Lady Pros are 12-3 overall, just...

Sports Schedule

Friday, Jan. 26

Ukiah/Long Creek JV basketball vs. Adrian JV in Ukiah, girls at 4 p.m., boys at 5:30 p.m.

Prairie City basketball vs. Jordan Valley in Prairie City, girls at 5 p.m., boys at 6:30 p.m.

Grant Union basketball vs.

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