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Chukars Drop Season Opening Doubleheader

Chukars Drop Season Opening Doubleheader

  (IDAHO FALLS, ID) —  The Idaho Falls Chukars celebrated their 2013 Pioneer League Championship in between games of the season opening double header against the visiting Orem Owlz on Tuesday.  There wasn’t much to celebrate before or after that.  The Chukars lost the first game 12-3 after going up 2-0 in the first inning. […]

Rain Pushes Opening Day Back

Rain Pushes Opening Day Back

  (IDAHO FALLS, ID)  – Mother Nature just wasn’t ready for Idaho Falls Chukars baseball yet.  Monday’s scheduled season opener against the Orem Owlz at Melaleuca Field was rained out.  The two teams will play a double header Tuesday starting at 6:00 p.m.  Both games will be scheduled for seven innings.

Chukars vs Bandits Draws Large Crowd

Chukars vs Bandits Draws Large Crowd

(IDAHO FALLS, ID)  – More than 2,100 fans showed up at Melaleuca Field on Saturday for the 3rd Annual Exhibition game between the Idaho Falls Chukars and the American Legion team Bandits.  It was the largest crowd in the events history.  The Chukars won the game 5-2.  The defending Pioneer League champs officially begin their […]

Chukars Announce 2014 Roster

Chukars Announce 2014 Roster

(IDAHO FALLS, ID) — The Idaho Falls Chukars announced who the Kansas City Royals are sending to defend their 2013 Pioneer League Championship on Thursday.  The 38-man roster includes 14 draft selections from the 2014 First Year Player Draft.  Four players are returning members from last years title team. The 2014 Chukars debut with an exhibition […]

Former Chukar Named Carolina League Player of the Week

Former Chukar Named Carolina League Player of the Week

(IDAHO FALLS, ID)  – Last season’s Idaho Falls Chukars Player of Year, Hunter Dozier, was named Player of Week in the Carolina League with the Wilmington Blue Rocks.  Dozier hit .750 in 7 games for the week ending May 25.  He went 11-for-20 at the plate with 4 2b, 4RBI, 8R, 1SB, and 6BB.    The 2014 […]

Bengal Softball Advances to Semi-Finals

Bengal Softball Advances to Semi-Finals

  (POCATELLO, ID) – Idaho State University softball is headed to the semifinals of the Big Sky Tournament. The Bengals knocked off Northern Colorado 3-2 in their first tournament game at Miller Ranch Stadium on Thursday. The team, which won the regular season conference title, will square off against the third-seeded Southern Utah Thunderbirds Friday […]

ISU Softball Wins Big Sky Title

ISU Softball Wins Big Sky Title

  (POCATELLO, ID) – Idaho State University’s softball team won their second straight Big Sky season title Saturday. The Bengals had to win two of three games in North Dakota, and finished the third matchup with a six-run rally in the sixth inning. The conference tournament, which will be hosted in Pocatello, will begin Thursday […]

ISU Women Take Home Big Sky Championship

ISU Women Take Home Big Sky Championship

(POCATELLO, ID) – Idaho State University’s women’s volleyball team won the Big Sky Conference Championship Saturday. ISU lost to Portland State both times the teams met during the regular season. The Bengals, who haven’t won a conference title in volleyball since 1990, swept Portland State three sets to none and are now headed to the […]

Shelley Russets Open Up Conference Play

Shelley Russets Open Up Conference Play

(SUGAR CITY, ID)  –   This week’s Shelley High School game broadcast will feature the Russets taking on the Diggers of Sugar-Salem on the road to open up Mountain Rivers Conference play.  Shelley is 4-1 and Sugar is 5-0.  This should be a dandy of a game.   Tim Lewis will have the broadcast beginning at 6:45 […]

Bees Fall in ESPN Debut

Bees Fall in ESPN Debut

(AMMON, ID) – Bonneville High School’s football team made their debut on national television Saturday night. The Bees took on Bingham High School in South Jordan, Utah in a game broadcast by ESPNU. The Bees took an early lead with a touchdown in the first quarter, but couldn’t hold off the Miner offense, which walked […]

Boise State to Remain in Mountain West

Boise State to Remain in Mountain West

(BOISE) – Boise State football will remain in the Mountain West Conference. The team had originally planned to join the Big East Conference this fall, but after several high-profile teams left the conference, Boise State began to reconsider. As part of the agreement to remain in the Mountain West, the conference will not maintain exclusive […]

Paul Petrino Confirmed as Idaho Coach

Paul Petrino Confirmed as Idaho Coach

(MOSCOW) – The University of Idaho announced its new head coach Monday. Paul Petrino will be the new head coach for the Vandals football team. The university said Petrino has produced some of the best offenses in the nation as an assistant coach to several other universities. Petrino’s most recent coaching position was at Arkansas as the […]

Boise St. Coach Being Lured to Arkansas

Boise St. Coach Being Lured to Arkansas

(BOISE) – The future of Boise State football coach Chris Petersen is hanging in the balance this week. There’s no shortage of speculation as to where Petersen could coach next, or even if he plans to leave the Gem State. Petersen is being heavily recruited by the University of Arkansas, with rumors of an annual […]

Boise State-Nevada Rivalry Could End

Boise State-Nevada Rivalry Could End

(BOISE) – Boise State’s long-time football rivalry with the University of Nevada will likely come to an end after this year. Nevada coach Chris Ault said Boise State’s move to the Big East Conference next year means there’s little chance that the two teams will square off again anytime soon. Nevada has already filled most […]

Madison, Blackfoot, Shelley Win State Championships

Madison, Blackfoot, Shelley Win State Championships

IDAHO FALLS – Three east Idaho high school football teams brought home state championships over the weekend. The Madison Bobcats took the 5A state title with a 37-30 victory over Coeur d’Alene. The Blackfoot Broncos won top honors in the 4A division with a 48-19 stomping of Middleton. The Shelley Russets clobbered Fruitland 37-10 for […]

ISU Women’s Soccer Wins Big Sky Tournament Championship

ISU Women’s Soccer Wins Big Sky Tournament Championship

POCATELLO – Idaho State’s Women’s Soccer team took home the Big Sky Conference Championship Sunday at Davis Field. The Bengals were tied 3-3 with Montana and after five penalty kicks, the Bengals took the title thanks to the help of ISU Junior Allyson Stainbrook. They went 7-0 at home with 12 wins, 6 losses and […]

Bullied ISU Player Suspended From Team

Bullied ISU Player Suspended From Team

(POCATELLO) – An Idaho State football player involved in a shoving incident with head coach Mike Kramer last month has been suspended from the team. Wide receiver Derek Graves was notified by letter Thursday that he had been suspended indefinitely. The letter, which Kramer authored, alleged that Graves violated team policy for being late for […]

Olympic Basketball on Newstalk 690/1260

Olympic Basketball on Newstalk 690/1260

(LONDON, UK)  –   The USA Men’s basketball team will take on Nigeria in Game #3 of the Olympic Games later today.   Hear all the action beginning at 3pm, right here on Newstalk 690 and 1260.   Then later tonight, Late Night from London with a wrap on the days events from 7-9pm.   Newstalk 690 and 1260 […]

Man Survives Bear Attack in Teton Basin

Man Survives Bear Attack in Teton Basin

(ALTA, Wyo.) – The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has confirmed that a young man was attacked by a bear near Alta Saturday.Officials say the victim, who survived the attack, was hiking on the Aspen Trail along the western slope of the Tetons. Investigators say the man  spooked the black bear bear in a densely […]

Idaho State University Quarterback Leaves Team

Idaho State University Quarterback Leaves Team

(POCATELLO, ID)  –   Idaho State University’s backup quarterback is leaving the school’s football program.  Coach Mike Kramer announced Wednesday that quarterback Brad Kragthorpe is stepping down for personal reasons.  Kragthorpe was expected to provide support for starter Kevin Yost this year after redshirting in 2011.  Quarterbacks Justin Arias and Riley Sessions will replace Kragthorpe this […]

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