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Preston KOs two-time defending state champion Rigby; sets up rematch with Century

February 26, 2014
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By Wade Denniston The Herald Journal | Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 12:18 am PRESTON — One of the main goals the Indians set for themselves prior to the start of the season was to reach the state tournament. Preston is on the cusp of crossing that goal off of its to-do list.   ...

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Ice on lakes getting thin

February 26, 2014
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor With fairly warm temperatures the past two weeks and expected further warming, fishing enthusiasts need to be extremely careful about ice conditions on area reservoirs. Korey Owens, local fish and game officer, said he checked conditions on Johnson Reservoir, east of Preston, on Thursday. “The anglers we checked...

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PHS sends 4 to state

February 26, 2014
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By KATIE GREGORY  For The Citizen Four wrestlers from Preston High School are headed to Boise for state wrestling this week. They proved their drive for victory at a district tournament last week. Tayson Reid won second and Austin Harris, third. Justin Longhurst and Samuel Seamons placed fourth. They were matched against some tough...

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PHS faces Rigby after Bronco win

February 25, 2014
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By TERESA CHIPMAN  PHS sports writer After a first-round bye in the 4A 5th/6th District Tournament the Indians faced Century at home on Thursday night and got beat by two points 63- 61. That loss put Preston in a do-or-die game against Blackfoot on Saturday and the Indians spanked the Broncos by almost 30...

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Taylor: team responds well to adversity

February 25, 2014
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By TERESA CHIPMAN  PHS sports writer Girls basketball coach Belinda Taylor was proud of how well the Indian girls responded to challenges presented this past season. She praised their drive, hard work and willingness to keep fighting. Our season ended valiantly as we fought hard against Blackfoot, said Taylor. “I was very proud of...

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WS wrestlers head to state

February 25, 2014
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By ALYSSA NIELSEN  WS sports reporter The West Side wrestlers traveled to Soda Springs on Friday to compete at the district tournament. The state tournament will be held at the Idaho Center in Nampa this weekend. Derek Wedel, Taylor Beckstead, TJ Stokes and AJ Frankman all did well and will advance to state. Both...

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Second place: Pirates in play-in game

February 25, 2014
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By ALYSSA NIELSEN  WS sports writer SODA SPRINGS – West Side settled for second place in the fifth district basketball tournament, suffering a loss to Soda on Monday night 60-35. In order to make it to the state tournament, the Pirates now will have to win two play-in games on Thursday and Saturday of...

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Video Report – Preston and West Side Boys’ Basketball Roundup, Feb. 14, 2014

February 24, 2014
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Photo Gallery-West Side basketball team looses to Malad Dragons 46-32

February 20, 2014
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Photo Gallery-West Side basketball team looses to Malad Dragons 46-32

Photos by SHANE LIND

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Hobbs signs letter of intent

February 19, 2014
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By TERESA CHIPMAN  PHS sports writer Tess Hobbs, daughter of Jeff and Jill Hobbs of Franklin, has accepted a scholarship and signed a letter of intent to play soccer for BYU-Hawaii. She plans to study business at the Division II school. She had verbally committed to play for Dixie State University, but when BYU-Hawaii...

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