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Mountain View High senior earns state’s top honor in cross country

Sam McKinnon was named the 2013-14 Gatorade Idaho Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year on Wednesday. The 5-foot-7 senior won the individual 5A state championship in a time of 18 minutes, 26.31 seconds. She also finished fifth at the

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Oct. 28-Nov. 2)

Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the previous week. FOOTBALL J.T. Williams, Eagle: The Mustangs handed previously unbeaten Capital a 31-28 loss in the 5A SIC regular-season finale for both teams. Williams completed 10-of-21

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Oct. 21-26)

Congratulations to all the athletes who had great outings last week. I was overwhelmed with the number of nominations I received in many different sports. It was very hard to choose! Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Oct. 14-19)

Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the preview week. FOOTBALL Josh Buss, Mountain View: The Mavericks took over third place in the 5A Southern Idaho Conference standings with a 28-21 win against Eagle. Buss,

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Oct. 7-12)

Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the previous week. FOOTBALL Kekoa Nawahine, Rocky Mountain: The Grizzlies took over second place in the 5A SIC standings with a 37-27 win over previously unbeaten Eagle. The

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Sept. 30-Oct. 5)

Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the previous week. FOOTBALL Tyler Cox, Boise: The Braves earned their first victory of the season behind a strong effort from Cox, who led his team back from

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Sept. 23-28)

Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the previous week. FOOTBALL Ryan Eckstrom, Mountain Home: The Tigers ended a losing streak dating back to the 2010 season with a 31-26 win against Caldwell. Eckstrom, a

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Sept. 16-21)

Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the previous week. FOOTBALL Josh Buss, Mountain View: The senior running back broke his own school record with 24 carries for 327 yards and three touchdowns in a

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Sept. 9-14)

Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the previous week. FOOTBALL Wyatt Smith, Emmett:┬áThe junior running back has the Huskies off to a 3-0 start after last week’s 24-0 victory over Nampa. Smith finished the

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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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