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Prairie City JV pushes forward to sweep Long Creek/Ukiah

The Prairie City Panthers and Long Creek/Ukiah Mountaineer/Cougars junior varsity teams played a nail-biter first set Thursday evening before the Panthers put the match away with a 3-0 sweep.

Prairie City steadily gained momentum, winning with...

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Grant Union boys finish strong at Catherine Creek Scamper
Grant Union boys finish strong at Catherine Creek Scamper
Cross country teams take on Catherine Creek Scamper.
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Tigers volleyball team sweeps Huntington 3-0

The Dayville/Monument Tigers swept the Huntington Locomotives in Dayville with scores of 25-6, 25-6 and 25-10.

“It was a good team-building day for us to see the accomplishments we can...

Sports Schedule

Thursday, Sept. 20

Prairie City JV volleyball vs. Long Creek/Ukiah at 5 p.m.

Friday, Sept. 21

Prairie City football vs. Joseph at 2 p.m.

Dayville/Monument volleyball @ Harper at 3 p.m. (MT)

Dayville/Monument football @...

Canyon City resident shows Seattle Spartan spirit
Canyon City resident shows Seattle Spartan spirit

Rebekah Rand of Canyon City battled at the Sept. 9 Seattle Spartan Sprint, finishing first in the 25- to 29-year-old age group for women with a time of 1:05.25.

Rand is Blue Mountain Hospital District’s EMS director in John Day.

A...

Grant Union defeats Heppner in first league battle
Grant Union defeats Heppner in first league battle

The Grant Union Prospectors battled in their first league match at home, sweeping the Heppner Mustangs 3-0 with scores of 25-11, 25-18 and 25-18.

Prospector head coach Ali Abrego said senior Sydney Brockway’s hustle on a few plays were...

Shooting the Breeze: Girls with guns!
Shooting the Breeze: Girls with guns!

Like it or not, fellas, the number of women participating in the various outdoors activities is on the rise. I am glad to see this taking place, mostly for selfish reasons. The more people we encourage and mentor to hunt and shoot, the more people...

Cross country prospects favorable with full teams
Cross country prospects favorable with full teams
11 boys and 7 girls make up varsity roster
Prospectors fall to defending state champs in home opener
Prospectors fall to defending state champs in home opener
Grant Union falls to Monroe in first challenging home fray.
Cougars take down Tigers at Monument field
Cougars take down Tigers at Monument field

The Echo Cougars dominated the Dayville/Monument Tigers 66-28 on Friday at the Monument football field.

Echo running back Mason Smith scored the first touchdown the first quarter, and Dayville/Monument’s Gabe Walker-Hopkins grabbed the...

Sports Schedule

Wednesday, Sept. 12

Prairie City volleyball vs. Grant Union JV/JV II at 5 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 13

Long Creek/Ukiah JV volleyball vs. Prairie City JV in Ukiah at 5 p.m.

Grant Union volleyball vs. Heppner at 5 p.m.

Friday,...

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Prairie City attacks Harper in home volleyball match

Prairie City battled at the net with the Harper Hornets Friday, the Panthers sweeping 3-0 with scores of 25-7, 25-15 and 25-20.

“The girls stayed high energy in the first match...

Prospector JV team sweeps Tigers 3-0
Prospector JV team sweeps Tigers 3-0

The 1A Dayville/Monument Tigers varsity was missing a key part of their team Wednesday as they faced 2A Grant Union Prospector junior varsity in John Day.

Grant Union made a 3-0 sweep with scores of 25-15, 25-9 and 25-9.

Tiger head coach...

Shooting the Breeze: Picking the right scope
Shooting the Breeze: Picking the right scope

Editor’s note: Shooting the Breeze is a new weekly outdoors column from three local Grant County writers. Dale Valade, Rod Carpenter and Marc LeQuieu are all avid sportsmen and shooters. Their friendship and mutual passion for the outdoors led...

Oregon trimming down hunting regulations for 2019
Oregon trimming down hunting regulations for 2019
Hunters, anglers ask for clearer language, maps in annual book
Small but mighty: Tigers look to bounce back
Small but mighty: Tigers look to bounce back
Dayville/Monument hosts Locos at 5 p.m. Sept. 11 in Dayville.
Prairie City’s six-man team gearing up for intense season
Prairie City’s six-man team gearing up for intense season
Panthers will host Harper at 7 p.m. Friday.
Sports Schedule

Friday, Sept. 7

Grant Union cross country @ Runner Soul XC Fest in Hermiston at 10 a.m.

Dayville/Monument football vs. Echo in Monument at 1 p.m.

Prairie City volleyball vs. Harper at 5 p.m.

Long Creek/Ukiah JV volleyball @...

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Tigers rush for win over Panthers

The Dayville/Monument Tigers had the upper hand in their home debut Friday over the Prairie City Panthers, the Tigers taking a 27-12 win in Dayville.

One of Dayville/Monument’s four touchdowns was...

Grant Union takes exhilarating 3-1 volleyball win over Burns
Grant Union takes exhilarating 3-1 volleyball win over Burns

The Grant Union volleyball team came together for a win over the Burns Hilanders Tuesday, Aug. 28, at the Prospector home court.

Although Burns pushed the match to four sets, Prospector head coach Ali Abrego said she was proud of her...

Young, raw, ready: Prospector football team resets for season
Young, raw, ready: Prospector football team resets for season
First home game vs. Monroe is 6 p.m. Sept. 7.
Six-man: Dayville/Monument fueling up for fun season
Six-man: Dayville/Monument fueling up for fun season
Tigers host Prairie City in Dayville Aug. 31.
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The Grant Union Prospector volleyball team came out to battle with visitors from seven schools in Saturday’s home tournament in John Day.

The Prospectors defeated the 1A Jordan Valley Mustangs 2-1 in the quarterfinals with scores of...

Sports Schedule

Thursday, Aug. 30

Grant Union cross country time trial at Grant Union at 4 p.m.

Long Creek/Ukiah JV vs. Burnt River in Long Creek at 4:30 p.m.

Friday, Aug. 31

Dayville/Monument football vs. Prairie City in Dayville at 1...

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Prairie City JV pushes forward to sweep Long Creek/Ukiah

The Prairie City Panthers and Long Creek/Ukiah Mountaineer/Cougars junior varsity teams played a nail-biter first set Thursday evening before the...

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Oregon trimming down hunting regulations for 2019
Hunters, anglers ask for clearer language, maps in annual book