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Ray Rodriguez

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Missed chances hurt TD softball

Of late, one recent trend plaguing The Dalles softball team is leaving runners on base. If the hits come in a timely manner, maybe they are sitting at the top of the Columbia River Conference instead of the cellar.

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TD pulls off sweep of Pendleton

Copper, Wilson drive in four runs apiece in No. 5 Eagle Indians’ 12-11 road triumph

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Numbers keep improving for Tribe track and field squad

Athletes are set additional records Saturday in Hermiston

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Dufur blows out Irrigon in sweep

The No. 2 Dufur Rangers pulled closer to the No. 1 spot Saturday after securing a pair of blowout wins over Irrigon Saturday afternoon in 2A Blue Mountain Conference baseball action at Dufur City Park.

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Back in a winning groove

TD baseball squad ends losing streak with dominating home sweep over Pendleton

Elementary track meet is coming

Hundreds of kids from across the state are expected to participate in this yearly event

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Redsides kick it up a notch

Track squad is coming together in the final half of the season

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Hermiston completes tennis sweep

McDowell keeps on his winning pace as The Dalles loses 7-1 in road varsity tilt

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Linking the competition

TD girl’s golf team nets a 383 to claim second place at Prineville Country Club

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Equestrians feel good about career legacy

TD seniors hope to end the season on a high note

Huskies keep rising at La Pine Invite

Harrison wins, as track team posts 12 top-5 finishes

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Tribe baseball gets mercy-rule loss

From grand plans to start the Columbia River Conference schedule, The Dalles baseball team has hit a bit of tailspin at the midway point of the season with three straight losses to the Hermiston Bulldogs.

Tribe boys golfers get 10th place at Tetherow

All five The Dalles golfers ended play with scores under 90s, and the Tribe finished with a combined 378 for 10th place in the 16-team field for the Tetherow Challenge Monday on a windy afternoon at Tetherow Golf Course in Bend.

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TD equestrians sending a large group to state meet

Program breaks new ground in school history

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Huskies muscle up on Lyle

Sherman rebounds nicely in a mercy-ruled road romp

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Dawgs land final blow for Hermiston win

Hermiston breaks open 4-all tie with a three-run sixth frame in 7-4 triumph

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No. 3 Dufur completes road sweep in Moro

Rangers grab a 11-4 comeback victory in the opener

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Tribe track fights it out in Portland

Just at the midway point of its 12-event spring slate, The Dalles track and field team has come out with consistent performances on the road and at home.

No. 13 Eagle Indians focused on the finish

Team tries to erase skid with league play looming

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Tribe golfers set personal records

All five players hit in the 80s to capture a fourth-place team finish of 336

Dufur continues 2A rampage

No. 2 Rangers pound four homers in a 26-5 victory

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Still earning their marks

TD boy’s tennis team wins three matches in 5-3 loss to Hood River Valley

14U Crush ready for action

With several local high school teams past the midway point of their spring schedules, the Cherry City crush softball program is getting set to kick off their spring and summer campaigns with championship aspirations as a driving force.

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Tennis girls gain first match win

Miller, Pashek and Murrillo nab singles wins; Wilson and Pielli top doubles

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Big sixth inning moves Tribe streak to nine

Four-run outburst key to 5-1 victory over No. 7 Corvallis

Tribe golfers get first in Seaside

With her 86, Iliana Telles just four shots from medalist

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Husky hardballers coming on strong

Sherman scores 22 runs in sweep over Umatilla to run unbeaten streak to seven

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No. 2 Dufur cruises to sweep of Pilot Rock

Rangers rap out 31 hits, 36 runs in two lopsided home wins

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Fast start fuels lopsided Tribe romp

No. 4 Eagle Indians break open 2-0 lead with nine-run third enroute to a 12-1 win

Crush to host three tournaments

12U and 14U teams to play three games on April 19 at Sorosis

Youth football opens signups

Program’s focus is to breed love of sport in youngsters

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Tribe girls golfers continue their rise

Group finishes with a 427 to grab third place at Pendleton Golf Tournament

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Still trying to build rep

Even in loss to Hermiston, TD is making some gains

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TD storms back for huge win

No. 4 Tribe scores five runs in 7th to beat Gresham, 8-4

Caldwell, Parke pave way for No. 2 Dufur

Bryson Caldwell was dealing, Cole Parke was starting to feel his oats and the No. 2-ranked Dufur Rangers reeled off their seventh consecutive victory in a 13-0 mercy-ruled whitewash of Culver in a non-league baseball matchup in Culver.

Boys golf shaves 40 strokes from opener

From the opening tournament on March 21 in The Dalles Invitational, The Dalles boy’s golf team shaved 40 strokes off its total with a final tally of 340 to pick up fourth place at the 10-team Wildhorse Invite on Monday at Wildhorse Resort and Casino golf course.

Tribe girls tennis loses to Dawgs

Miller, Pashek gets singles wins for girl’s varsity squad

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Redside girls chalk up third place at Tri-River Invitational

Popchock, Morelli and Kelly each grab first place marks

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Sherman tracksters get rolling in Estacada

Boys team racks up 150 points to reel off first place

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Coming on strong

TD track and field team posts 32 first-place finishes at CRC dual with Pendleton

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No. 4 The Dalles staying on a winning track

Baseball team completes sweep on McCall walk-off

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A final feather in her cap

Emily Bailey named to first-team all-state after a solid senior campaign

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TD softball ready to right the ship

Four errors lead to third consecutive loss in a 13-4 matchup with 6A Reynolds

Dufur equestrians scoop up first place

The Dufur duo of Harley Burgener and Zach Christiansen were in top form, and Sherman’s Mikkaela Ruise and Shayne Holmes kept their rise up the charts after event 2 in Sunday’s Central District High School Equestrian Meet ending in Redmond.

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TD girls dropped in close match to Cascade

Much can be said about the current rise of The Dalles girls’ tennis team. Through the spring season, this group has won a few matches and had some highlight performances along the way.

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Tribe loses in return from break

McDowell, Munoz each take singles wins, but squad drops match 6-2 to Cascade

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TD bats stifled in loss to Aloha

Softball team manages three hits for a 9-2 road setback

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Ranger offense keeps on chugging along

No. 2 Dufur scores 45 runs on 45 hits in sweep of Lyle

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Tribe riders getting on pace

Equestrian team tallies six top-7 outcomes at weekend event in Redmond

Sherman girls pick up first place at Culver Event

Wilson, McKinney and Orendorff keep on winning