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Checking for hitchhikers

April 30, 2013
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By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor Boat inspectors on Utah/Idaho borders are out checking watercraft for quagga and zebra mussels, invasive shelled creatures that can devastate bodies of water. Kris Hatch, an eight-year veteran of the Franklin Soil and Water District (FSWD), said since the inspections began three years ago just south of Franklin...

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Preston boys, girls do well at recent meets

April 30, 2013
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By TERESA CHIPMAN PHS sports writer The Preston track team participated in the YMCA Invitational in Middleton on Friday and Saturday last week. Out of 40 schools, the girls placed 13th and the boys 22nd. Olivia Seamons took third in the 100m and fifth in the triple jump. Kenidee Hyde placed fifth in pole...

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Broncos sweep Indians

April 30, 2013
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By TERESA CHIPMAN PHS sports writer Preston lost both games of a district double header at Blackfoot on Saturday. Blackfoot got going in the first inning of the opener with a 6-0 lead and Preston never caught up despite some good play in the second and third innings. “They have a well disciplined team...

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Pirates drop game to Soda Springs 4-3

April 30, 2013
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By CONNOR WALDRON WS sports writer The West Side softball team has had their ups and downs this season, but they are in it for the long run. In district play the team was upset by its 14-4 loss to Soda last Thursday. Two players were sick, contributing to the results. The team will...

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One-man scramble set at golf course

April 26, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Preston Golf and Country Club will be hosting a One-Man (person) Scramble on May 4. The entry fee is $65 for non-members including cart and $40 for members. Flights will be determined by entries with players receiving 80 percent of their handicap. Players will go out in tee...

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PHS splits at Memorial

April 23, 2013
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By TERESA CHIPMAN  PHS sports writer Last Friday and Saturday the Preston Indians hosted the 10th Annual Tony Hansen Memorial Tournament. “The tournament was rainy and blustery, but had no shortage of great games to watch,” said coach Brandon Ormond. “South Fremont won the tournament by going 4-0 over the two days and beating...

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PHS softball splits with Century

April 23, 2013
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By TERESA CHIPMAN  PHS sports writer Preston split a double header in Pocatello against Century on Thursday, April 18. The games were tight with Century winning the first 5-4, but Preston won the nightcap 3-1. “Megan Porter was the pitcher with Celisa Talbot behind the plate in both games,” said Coach Ashlee Larsen. “For...

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Track competition

April 17, 2013
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Preston High School’s Shaley Alder and West Side’s Nikki Geddes go head-to-head during the 100 meter run last Wednesday in Dayton. Both the teams did well though no team scores were kept. Olivia Seamons won the triple jump with a new school record of 36′ 7” She also won the 200 meter with a...

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Preston softball on roller coaster ride last week

April 16, 2013
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By TERESA CHIPMAN  PHS sports writer The Indian girls started the week off well beating Malad at home 12-0 on Wednesday, April 10, and then Marsh Valley in Arimo 13-0 on Thursday, April 11. Solid defense and no errors helped Preston avenge an earlier season loss to the Dragons on Wednesday. Seventeen hits for...

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Preston baseball still trying to find its stride

April 16, 2013
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By TERESA CHIPMAN PHS sports writer Preston struggled last week losing to Malad 5-1 on Wednesday, April 10, in Malad and then two conference games to Bonneville, one away (16-0) and one at home (33-0). “We are still trying to find our stride as a team, but all of this experience for the younger...

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