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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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Idaho media high school football poll Week 6

5A Team (1st-place votes)    W-L        Pts.              Prev. 1. Highland (6)                  6-0          38                1 2. Capital (2)                      6-0          31                2 3. Coeur d’Alene               3-3          19                3 4. Rocky Mountain           5-1          13                4 5. Eagle                               5-0          11                — Others receiving votes: Idaho Falls 8. 4A Team (1st-place votes)    W-L        Pts.              Prev. 1. Bishop Kelly (8)            5-0          40                1 2. Skyview                          4-1          31                2 3. Bonneville                     4-2          24                3 4. Rigby                              6-0          17                4 5. Twin Falls                      4-1          7                  5 Others receving votes: Kuna

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Idaho media high school football poll Week 5

5A Team (1st-place votes)    W-L        Pts.              Prev. 1. Highland (7)                  5-0          45                1 2. Capital (2)                      5-0          36                4 3. Coeur d’Alene (1)         2-3          26                3 4. Rocky Mountain           4-1          19                2 5. Idaho Falls                     5-0          12                5 Others receiving votes: Eagle 11, Lake City 1.  4A Team (1st-place votes)    W-L        Pts.              Prev. 1. Bishop Kelly (10)          4-0          50                1 2. Skyview                          3-1          36                2 3. Bonneville                     3-2          29                3 4. Rigby                              5-0          22                4 5. Twin Falls                      3-1          5                  — Others

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Idaho media high school football poll Week 4

Records as of Sept. 21 5A Team (1st-place votes)    W-L        Pts.          Prev. 1. Highland (5) 3-0          40            1 2. Rocky Mountain (4)     4-0          39            2 3. Coeur d’Alene               1-3 18 3 4. Capital            4-0          15            5 5. Idaho Falls     4-0          8              — Others receiving votes: Borah 8, Eagle 6, Mountain View 2. 4A Team (1st-place votes)    W-L        Pts.          Prev. 1. Bishop Kelly (8)            3-0          44            1 2. Skyview          2-1          29            2 3.

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Idaho media high school football poll Week 3

Records as of Sept. 15 5A Team (1st-place votes) W-L Pts. Prev. 1. Highland (4) 2-0 39 1 2. Rocky Mountain (5) 3-0 38 3 3. Coeur d’Alene 1-2 18 2 4. Borah 2-0 14 4 5. Capital 3-0 13

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News and notes: Fruitland High’s Martarano makes MaxPreps All-American Team

Joe Martarano, a 2013 Fruitland High graduate, was recently named to the MaxPreps 2013 Baseball Medium Schools All-American First Team as an infielder. The 6-foot-3, 230-pounder finished his senior season batting .493 with 45 RBIs, 10 doubles, nine home runs

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (May 13-18)

This is the final installment of Varsity Extra’s athletes of the week for the 2012-13 school year. The series will resume with the start of the new school year in August. Congratulations to all the high school athletes who competed

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (April 15-20)

Please email nominations by Monday morning for performances based on the previous week to rroberts@idahostatesman.com. BASEBALL Griffin Pape, Eagle: The junior righty pitched 6 1/3 innings of scoreless ball against Rocky Mountain, as the Mustangs went on to earn a

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Fruitland High names next head football coach

Ryan Tracy has been the Grizzlies’ offensive coordinator for the past four seasons and an assistant with the program for 12. Tracy, a 1997 Parma High graduate with a bachelor of science degree from Eastern Oregon and a masters in

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Two Treasure Valley baseball players named to All-American team

The 2013 Louisville Slugger Pre-Season High School All-America baseball team included two athletes from Treasure Valley high schools. Rocky Mountain senior center fielder Mason Smith was a first-team pick in the outfield, and Fruitland senior Joe Martarano was a first-team selection

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