Category: Press Sports

American Falls holds first track meet at home

  by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The American Falls track and field team’s first meet was at home, on Thursday, March 16. They competed against Marsh Valley, Snake River, Teton, Star Valley and Sho-Ban. Kodee Vining and Jailene Garcia,…

Rodeo club holds ‘Cowboy ball’

The Aberdeen, American Falls and Rockland high school rodeo club is holding its second annual “Cowboy Ball” on Friday, March 17, at 6 p.m. at the Bill Schroeder Building at the Power County Fairgrounds. Brody Fitch will perform some country…

Bulldogs take third place at state tournament

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The Rockland High School boys’ basketball team took third place at the state tournament after defeating Carey on Saturday, March 4. The Bulldogs won their first game of the tournament against Deary, but lost…

Six wrestlers heading to state

The American Falls High School wrestling team has been through its own fair share of ups and downs throughout the year with highlights like beating bigger schools like Kellogg and Priest River with fewer wrestlers than normal. Part of the…

Rockland boys beat Challis twice

The Rockland High School boys’ basketball team played, and won, against Challis two times last week. They played them on Monday, Feb. 6, at their last home game, and Friday, Feb. 10, in Challis. The Feb. 6 game was a…

Beavers still trying to figure it out

by Preston Crompton Press Staff Writer The American Falls Beavers varsity basketball team has gone through rough patches throughout the season, but according to head coach Chris Fehringer, this one was a little tougher. “We usually talk about the games…

Rockland girls beat Watersprings, Raft River

  by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The Rockland High School girls’ basketball team won two games last week in spite of facing some tough opposition. The Lady Bulldogs beat Watersprings Christian 31-27 on Wednesday, Jan. 25 at home. They…

Lady Beavers lose to rival Snake River

American Falls hosted Snake River Thursday, Jan. 19, in a rematch from a game played a week prior where American Falls lost by 61 points. The Lady Beavers came out in front of the home crowd hoping to close the…

Young wrestling team going through growing pains

by Preston Crompton Press Staff Writer The American Falls Wrestling team is full of underclassmen, with five freshman in the starting varsity lineup. Because of that, head coach Jim Giulio has seen the team go through big ups and big…

Beavers come back to down Salmon

by Preston Crompton Press Staff Writer In their only game of the week, American Falls hosted Salmon Saturday, Jan. 7. Tension was palpable with fans looking for their team to get a win. Salmon had not beaten a team leading…