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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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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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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (March 17-22)

Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the previous week. BASEBALL Robby Degen, Bishop Kelly: The senior pitcher/center fielder and four-year starter played a key role in BK’s wins over Skyvew (5-3) and Emmett (6-4),

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Borah High’s Wright repeats as Gatorade player of year

Isaiah Wright of Borah High was selected as the 2013-14 Gatorade Idaho Boys Basketball Player of the Year on Friday. The 6-foot-2 senior point guard averaged 17.8 points, 9.9 rebounds, 5.1 assists and 2.7 steals per game while shooting nearly

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Borah High basketball star returns to hardwood tonight

Senior point guard Isaiah Wright was medically cleared to return to practice earlier this week and will play his first game since breaking his right wrist Friday at Meridian High. Tipoff is 7:30 p.m. Wright has helped the Lions win

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Nov. 25-30)

There were only a handful of games played last week because most schools were not in session. Boys and girls basketball will be in full swing beginning this week. Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Sept. 2-7)

Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the previous week. FOOTBALL Roland Sena, Columbia: The senior running back scored the game-winning touchdown in Columbia’s 35-34 upset of Middleton. Sena finished with 28 carries for 207

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Borah High’s Wright commits to Utah

Reigning 5A Gatorade Idaho player of the year Isaiah Wright gave a verbal commitment Sunday to play basketball for the University of Utah. Wright, a 6-foot-2 senior point guard at Borah High, has helped the Lions win two straight 5A

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (April 8-13)

Please email nominations to rroberts@idahostatesman.com by Monday morning for performances based on the previous week. BASEBALL Cody Price, Timberline: The pitcher/shortstop threw 12 shutout innings and earned two victories on the mound for the Wolves. Price struck out four and

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Former Treasure Valley prep athletes: Where are they now?

Borah Athletic Director Vince Mann sent me updates on two former Lions within the past month. Here are those updates. Maryn Pincock, Borah: In late February, the senior at Utah Valley won the shot put at the Great West indoor

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