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State golf: Eagle boys, Rocky girls, BK girls win titles

5A GIRLS Rocky Mountain (689) defended its team title by 24 strokes over second-place Vallivue (713). Vallivue senior Gabby Barker dominated the field at Highland Golf Course in Pocatello, shooting rounds of 68 and 70 for a 23-stroke victory. Top

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (May 5-10)

BASEBALL J.T. Williams, Eagle: The senior and Washington signee led the Mustangs to the 5A District Three championship. Williams, who started at shortstop, entered in the eighth inning in relief of starting pitcher Griffen Page, holding off Capital for a

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Former assistant to take over Centennial High football program

David Koch was an assistant on the Centennial High football team for 10 seasons, but served the past two seasons as the offensive line coach at Rocky Mountain High. The 45-year-old former Boise State left tackle was Centennial’s offensive line

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (April 28-May 3)

Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the previous week. BASEBALL Sage Diehm, Skyview: The North Carolina commit pitched a no-hit shutout last week. Diehm, a junior, struck out 10 and walked one as the

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Treasure Valley high school signing/commitment list

Below is a list that includes Treasure Valley athletes (2014 graduates unless otherwise noted) who have either signed a letter of intent or have verbally committed to compete for a college or university on a scholarship or as a walk-on.

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Buhl graduate named Eagle boys basketball coach

Alex Wells was recently hired as the varsity boys coach, replacing Tom Seifert, who retired at the end of the 2013-14 season. Wells returns to Idaho after serving as an assistant coach at Marshalltown Community College (Iowa) last season. He

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (April 21-26)

These selections are one day later than usual, but Varsity Extra athletes of the week will return to its normal release date of Monday next week. Please send nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the previous

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Centennial High wrestler signs with Utah Valley

Senior Logan Blackwood signed a letter of intent Monday to wrestle for Utah Valley University in Orem, Utah. Blackwood is the third Patriots wrestler to commit to a Division I program this year, joining Hayden Tuma (Nebraska) and Jon Jay

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Wet weather postpones some baseball, softball games Tuesday

Rain throughout the Treasure Valley resulted in the postponement of many 5A SIC and 4A SIC baseball and softball games Tuesday. Here is a list of known events that have been cancelled, with rescheduled days/times if known: BASEBALL Mountain Home

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (April 14-19)

Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the previous week. BASEBALL Sam Wong, Capital: The Eagles seized the top spot in the 5A Southern Idaho Conference standings with three victories last week. Wong went a

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