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In extra innings, Hood River Valley baseball wins thriller over Pendleton

Eagles hold off Buckaroos, 2-1 in Hood River; go up 2-1 in the season series against league opponents

There may not have been much offense to speak of from either team, but Tuesday’s home game between the Hood River Valley Eagles and the Pendleton Buckaroos still provided plenty of excitement.

Sports Briefs for April 25

Girls lax loses to Lincoln; Girls lax gets revenge against Grant; Barajas breaks his own record

HRV softball produces more offense, but can’t find a way past Pendleton

After winning five of their last six to close out non-league play, the Eagles have not gotten the start to Columbia River Conference games they were hoping for, dropping their third straight game to Pendleton Tuesday evening.

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HRV rolls opponents at Blossom Invite

Eagles boys and girls teams take first overall thanks to some stellar performances

Like blossoms in the valley orchards this year, the athletes of Hood River Valley’s track and field team are blooming early: posting top marks in the conference and the state, breaking school records, and winning meets in preparation for the district and state meets that are still about a month away.

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Hood River’s Jason Shaner sixth at World of Wrestling Championships

Competing for Elite Edge Wrestling Academy, Shaner is beating the best

Still fresh off his sixth-place finish at the OSAA state wrestling championships in late February, Hood River Valley High School freshman Jason Shaner has added another notch in his wrestling belt: standing on the podium at a national wrestling championship.

Another rally for HRV softball team

Eagles have 7-7 overall record heading into league games

Call them the comeback kids.

Eagles softball gets gutsy comeback over La Salle

In a makeup game, HRV scores nine unanswered runs to beat La Salle, 9-6

Going into Monday evening’s makeup game against La Salle Catholic College Preparatory, the HRV Eagles had their work cut out for them.

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Boys lax enjoys blowout against Valley Catholic

HRV now on three-game win streak

The Eagles racked up a case of goals against Valley Catholic in what was a lopsided affair Wednesday evening with HRV routing the Valiants, 24-0, in Beaverton.

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Another sweep for Eagle boys tennis

Boys tennis results swept the competition for the second consecutive match, this time defeating Pendleton, 8-0. Above, Brandon Campos returns a volley during a doubles competition Wednesday.

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Eagles softball weathers last-minute comeback by Century

Wells and Winans help fend off the Jaguars, 3-2, in Hood River

HRV survived a seventh-inning rally by Century High during a Wednesday afternoon game in Hood River, sliding by the Jaguars, 3-2.

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