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PHS Cheer Squad places 2nd, 3rd

March 19, 2013
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Members of Preston High School’s cheer squad pose for a moment after taking a second- and third-place trophy at a state competition last weekend.

By RODNEY D. BOAM Citizen editor The Preston High School Cheer Squad placed second in Pom and third in Show categories at state this past weekend. This is the first time the team has placed in these categories at state since cheer changed to a IHSAA sanctioned sport. Cheer advisor Pandi Elison said it’s...

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Opener: Preston starts season with losses; coach sees team’s potential

March 19, 2013
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By TERESA CHIPMAN  PHS sports writer Preston opened its baseball season Friday in Twin Falls with a 10-0 loss to Jerome. “Our team played tough for the first four innings,” said Coach Brandon Ormond. “We had solid pitching by Jason Wade, who only allowed four runs in five innings of work. But due to...

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Boys, girls track teams do well at first meet

March 19, 2013
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By TERESA CHIPMAN PHS sports writer Preston traveled to Highland High School on Thursday, March 14, for its first track meet of the season. The girls team came in third with 59 points, behind 5A Highland with 73 and first place Rigby at 159. The boys team also placed third with 64 points, behind...

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Smellie loves basketball

March 16, 2013
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By TERESA CHIPMAN PHS sports writer When you are doing something you love it doesn’t matter how hard it is, it still doesn’t feel like work. That is how Taylor Smellie feels about basketball. “I have been playing basketball ever since I can remember,” he said. “When I was really little I had a...

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PHS sweeps cheer competition

March 5, 2013
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By RODNEY D. BOAM editor@prestoncitizen.com Preston High School cheerleaders swept the district competition held at Pocatello High School recently. This is the first time the Preston cheer squad has qualified in all four areas since the IHSAA recognized cheer as a sport, said Coach Pandi Elison. “They did very well. They took first in...

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Third place: Pirates regroup to bring home 2A hardware

March 5, 2013
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By CONNOR WALDRON  WS sports writer West Side overcame a disappointing loss to Grangeville on Friday evening, regrouped Saturday morning and beat the Firth Cougars at Capital High School in Boise to bring home the third-place boys basketball trophy. Like it has been for many games this season, the Pirate defense clamped down on...

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Video Slide Show – West Side Captures Third at State

March 5, 2013
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Pirates bring home third-place trophy

March 3, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor West Side overcame a disappointing loss to Grangeville on Friday evening, regrouped Saturday morning and beat the Firth Cougars at Capital High School in Boise to bring home the third-place boys basketball trophy. Like it has been for many games this season, the Pirate defense clamped down on...

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Video – PHS cheerleaders capture district crown

February 28, 2013
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Ground-breaking of horse complex set for summer

February 28, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Infrastructure work on the Horse Station at Cache Valley, located in Franklin, is expected to begin this summer. The Horse Station is a proposed horse–sports and commercial mixed– use project planned for 167 acres, just off U.S. 91 near the Utah/Idaho border. Ultimately it will host training and...

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