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Cross country squad shines despite weather
Cross country squad shines despite weather

The Outlaws thinclads traveled to Helix for the Stubblebuster meet on Oct. 12 and despite wind, rain, cold and sick or missing athletes, walked away with second and third-place finishes in the boys and girls varsity teams, respectively. Both middle...

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Cougar football squad smears Cove
Cougar football squad smears Cove

Within the first minutes of Friday’s game against Cove, Wallowa quarterback Gus Ramsden scored two touchdowns. And that was only the beginning.

The junior standout was credited with two more touchdowns in the first quarter, one in the...

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VOLLEYBALL

Saturday, Oct. 21 –– Enterprise competes in district tournament, time and location to be determined

FOOTBALL

Friday, Oct. 20 –– Enterprise vs. Grant Union at John Day 7...

Wallowa Valley Youth Soccer action
Wallowa Valley Youth Soccer action

Fifteen teams in three division make up the 2017 field for the Wallowa Valley Soccer League. Players from across the county have been competing since Sept. 19. The season will wrap Oct. 14. Games are held at Jensen Field in Enterprise, at Joseph City...

Outlaws volleyball report

The Outlaws ladies made short work of Elgin in separate matches on Sept. 29 and Oct.5, beating the hide off the Huskies in three straight sets in both matches. The Sept. 29 home match saw the ladies surfing by the Huskies by scores of 25-9,...

Sickness, injuries lay cross-country team low

The Outlaws took their combined school team to Union for the Tigers Invitational cross-country meet Oct. 2. Despite a host of injuries and illnesses, the high school varsity girls and boys still came in third and fifth, respectively.

For the...

Football Wallowa High School Cougars deflate Pine Eagle

Wallowa High School football team squashed a young and injury-plagued Pine Eagle squad Friday afternoon in Halfway, 68-6.

The Cougars blew the game wide open with four touchdowns in both the first and second quarters. Pine Eagle answered with...

Joseph volleyball team downs Wallowa
Joseph volleyball team downs Wallowa

The Joseph Eagles took a short flight to Wallowa on Tuesday, Oct. 3, thoroughly declawing the Cougars on their way to a three-set sweep: 25-20, 25-12 and 25-19.

Match highlights included several stellar performances. Senior Alexis Sykora preened...

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VOLLEYBALL

Friday, Oct. 13 –– Enterprise vs. Union at Union 3 p.m.

FOOTBALL

Friday, Oct. 13 –– Enterprise vs. Union at Union 7 p.m.

CROSS COUNTRY

Thursday, Oct. 12...

Tee Time: End of another great golf season

Although the official end of the Alpine Meadows golf season is this weekend, Oct. 15, unofficially, Wallowa County golfers already know their golf days are numbered. They see it in a turbulent sky and mountains veiled in white, they feel it in the...

Outlaws fall to Pilot Rock
Outlaws fall to Pilot Rock

The Enterprise High School Outlaws came up just short, 22-14, on a Sept. 29 in a homecoming effort against Pilot Rock. Coach Rusty Eschler said penalties set the team back –– nine for 75 yards.

“That didn’t help us...

Enterprise football program facing challenges
Enterprise football struggles to find more participants.
Sports Schedules: For Wallowa County teams

ENTERPRISE

VOLLEYBALL

Thursday, Oct. 5 –– Enterprise vs. Elgin at Elgin 3 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 7 –– Enterprise vs. Grant Union at Enterprise 1 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 10 –– Enterprise vs.

Wallow football team goes to 4-1
Wallow football team goes to 4-1

By Paul Wahl

Wallowa County Chieftain

In a game whose final score was more reminiscent of the NBA, Wallowa High School’s football team defeated Echo Friday night in Wallowa.

Coach Matt Brockamp said he wasn’t certain...

Joseph falls short despite second half efforts

A fine second-half effort by the Joseph Eagles football team failed to overcome the first-half blitzkrieg of Powder Valley, sending the team back down to earth at the bottom end of a 26-6 score Friday night. Coach Toby Koehn said errors, not lack of...

Cross country team reaches new heights

The Enterprise High School Outlaws latest cross-country expedition took the team to the Bulldog Fest meet in Hermiston Sept. 28. The team returned laden with precious metal in the form of performance medals for both the teams and...

Eagles volleyball flying high

The Joseph Eagles volleyball team is flying high these days under coach Jill Hite. The team is ranked second in the Old Oregon League.

Coach Hite said the ladies started out the season playing the top-10 teams in the state. She said the team...

Wallowa gridiron squad comes out on top against Joseph
Wallowa gridiron squad comes out on top against Joseph

By Paul Wahl

Wallowa County Chieftain

The annual football matchup between the Wallowa Cougars and Joseph Eagles went lopsidedly for Wallowa Friday evening on the Joseph football field.

Joseph drew first blood and held the Wallowa...

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ENTERPRISE

VOLLEYBALL

Friday, Sept. 29 –– Enterprise vs. Elgin at Enterprise 3 p.m.

FOOTBALL

Friday, Sept. 29 –– Enterprise vs. Pilot Rock (8 man) at Enterprise 7 p.m.

CROSS...

Outlaw volleyball team falls to Union, Grant County
Outlaw volleyball team falls to Union, Grant County
Outlaws netters defeated twice.
Outlaw gridders stomp Imbler
Outlaws trounce Imbler 40-8.
Cross-country team crosses into Idaho
Cross-country team crosses into Idaho

The Outlaws cross-country team traveled to Eagle Island State Park in Idaho to compete at the Bob Firman Invitational Sept. 23. More than 4,000 runners were entered in the event.

Coach Dan Moody said his team was improving with each meet and...

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Cross country squad shines despite weather

The Outlaws thinclads traveled to Helix for the Stubblebuster meet on Oct. 12 and despite wind, rain, cold and sick or missing athletes, walked...

Enterprise Volleyball

The lady Outlaws went 1-1 last week, defeating Imbler while succumbing to Union later in the week.

The ladies traveled to Imbler on Oct. 10,...

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