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It was the final seconds of Friday night's basketball game that decided the contest between the Grant Union Prospectors and the Burns Hilanders in John Day in what turned out to be a barn-burn…
The Grant Union girls took home the big trophy after defeating Joseph 64-50 at the Columbia River Clash championships.
Friday, Dec. 14
Undefeated Dayville/Monument Tiger girls win two at tournament
Lane Williams, senior, long snapper, First Team
Rilee Emmel, junior, outside hitter, Second Team
Faythe Schafer, senior, Setter of the Year
Grant Union boys compete at Sherman Tournament
Grant Union Prospector head coach Andy Lusco sees a promising season for his wrestlers, even though potentially difficult battles lie ahead.
Thursday, Dec. 6
The Dayville/Monument Tiger girls basketball team stepped onto the Wheeler High School court Friday to begin what they hope will be a strong season.
Grant Union Prospector football player junior Drew Lusco was named to first team all-state offensive line and second team all-state defensive line.
Surrounded by his team in practice last week, Dayville/Monument Tiger head coach Jeff Schafer told the boys he respects and values what each brings to the table.
After graduating five senior starters, it may seem like a new beginning for the 2A Grant Union Prospector boys basketball team, but there are talented players moving into those positions, head…
Several varsity players are returning to the Grant Union Prospector girls basketball team, including last season’s all-state co-player of the year Kaylee Wright.
The Grant County Wrestling Club gave the home crowd something to cheer about over the weekend.
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There are just 10 athletes on the Prairie City Panther girls basketball team, but most have varsity experience and head coach Bo Workman said they are “looking to have a good year.”
The Grant County Wrestling Club led by head coach Steve Parsons will hold a home tournament on Saturday, Nov. 24, at the Grant Union Junior-Senior High School.
Prairie City Panther Syd Holman, one of five seniors on this year’s basketball team, said they are ready to return to the game they love.
Sports fans, mark your calendars!
My 13-year-old son, Tucker, drew a buck tag this year. Filled with excitement, we backpacked a couple of miles into the wilderness and set up camp.
The Grant Union Gold dance team is optimistic as they prepare for competition and their annual Holiday Showcase.
New Grant Union girls varsity basketball coach Kristi Moore said she’s excited for the season, and the team is eager to start practice.
The Grant Union Prospector volleyball team finished their season in second place at Saturday’s OSAA 2A State Championship title game, falling in a tight 3-2 battle against the Portland Christi…
The Grant Union Prospectors battled No. 1-ranked Monroe in the OSAA first round state playoffs Saturday, Grant Union falling 49-0 on the Dragons’ turf.
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The Grant Union Prospector volleyball team has downed the Coquille Red Devils 3-0 in close sets at the OSAA State Volleyball Championship quarterfinals.
After losing the first match 22-25, Grant Union picked up the win with scores of 25-14, 25-14 and 25-19 over Central Linn.
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The Grant Union Prospector boys varsity cross country team placed fifth at Friday’s 2A/1A Special District 3 Championship meet held at Pendleton Community Park.
Four varsity cheerleaders have generated school spirit in the hallways, at pep assemblies and on the sidelines at Prairie City School.
The Grant Union Prospector football team is moving on to the first round state playoffs.
The Grant Union Prospectors will face the Monroe Dragons at 1 p.m. Saturday in Monroe in the OSAA state playoffs.
The Grant Union Prospectors are advancing to Friday’s quarterfinal round of the OSAA State Volleyball Championship where they will face the Coquille Red Devils at 3:15 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, in …
The Long Creek/Ukiah volleyball team overcame setbacks to sweep Huntington 25-15, 26-24 and 25-18 Oct. 18 in Long Creek.
Mathéo Buchart scored 5 goals in two games last week for Long Creek/Ukiah’s soccer team.
The Grant Union Prospector volleyball team will host the Bonanza Antlers for the first round state playoff game at 2 p.m. Saturday in John Day.
We’ve all had seasons where you have to just about give up before the “magic” happens. This year for me was the dictionary definition of enduring to the end.
Grant Union has quite the collection of Blue Mountain Conference district championship trophies.
It’s do or die for the Grant Union Prospector football team as they battle for a state playoff spot Friday.
Grant Union dominated the Blue Mountain Conference all-league team, taking four of seven spots when the team was announced Saturday.
Local and visiting sports fans were treated to an exciting District 1A-8 High Desert League volleyball tournament Oct. 20 at Grant Union Junior-Senior High School in John Day.
Dayville/Monument football falls to Huntington
Friday, Oct. 26
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The Dayville/Monument Tigers (1-6) didn’t give up in Friday’s battle against the South Wasco Redsides (6-1) in Monument, but the visitors took a 77-19 win.
The Prairie City Panthers’ football season came to an earlier-than-expected end.
The league champion Grant Union Prospector volleyball team celebrated their 10th Annual Dig Pink Rally, defeating the Enterprise Outlaws and Pilot Rock Rockets.
There was no letting up Friday as the Grant Union Prospectors applied strong defensive pressure on the Riverside Pirates while racking up touchdowns for a 50-0 victory on their homecoming night.
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