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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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Centennial High football coach announces resignation

Lee Neumann has coached the Patriots for the past 24 seasons and is the longest tenured coach in the 5A Southern Idaho Conference. He compiled a record of 168-83 with three state championships and five state title appearances at Centennial.

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Rocky Mountain High DB decides on Oregon

Senior Khalil Oliver made his much anticipated announcement during a school signing ceremony Wednesday at Rocky Mountain High by removing his sweatshirt to reveal an Oregon Ducks T-shirt. He then put on an Oregon hat to the applause of the

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Rocky Mountain High QB decides on Weber State

Senior Riley Bradshaw made an official visit to the Ogden, Utah, campus over the weekend, and gave a verbal commitment to head football coach Jay Hill on Sunday. Bradshaw, who is 6-foot-1 and 190 pounds, was the co-offensive player of

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Nov. 18-23)

Congratulations to Bishop Kelly and Salmon River on winning state football championships. I was out sick early last week, so I did not get to recognize athletes for their performances during the week of Nov. 11-16. Because of that, I

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Nov. 4-9)

Since football was the only sport going on last week, I decided to pick a player from all seven of the District Three teams that won quarterfinal games last week. Nominations can be emailed by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for

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Attend a rally today in support of injured Kuna High football player

Community members interested in showing their support for Kuna High football player Boone Bartlome are invited to attend a rally at 3:30 p.m. Monday in Kuna High’s auditorium. Bartlome, a junior wide receiver, broke the fourth cervical vertebra (C4) in

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Injured Kuna High football player has some movement

Prayer for Boone from Jeremy Erickson on Vimeo. Kuna High junior wide receiver Boone Bartlome broke the fourth cervical vertebra (C4) in his neck when he lost his footing while blocking during a running play Friday night at Bishop Kelly

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Idaho media high school football poll Week 10 (final)

5A Team (1st-place votes) W-L Pts. Prev. 1. Highland (10) 9-0 53 1 2. Coeur d’Alene (1) 6-3 35 3 2. Capital 9-1 35 2 4. Rocky Mountain 9-1 26 4 5. Eagle 7-2 8 5 Others receiving votes: Idaho Falls 4, Mountain View 4.  4A 1. Bishop

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Around the league: Mountain West football notes

AIR FORCE Not that he wanted to, but Anthony LaCoste had no way of hiding from the spotlight as he walked around the Air Force Academy on Monday. “We all wear our names on our shirts,” LaCoste said. “So people

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