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PLAY will be holding its Regular monthly meeting on Aug. 4, at 7 p.m. at the Ponderosa Banquet Room.

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Following are the results from the 22 Rifle-shoot held on July 23 at the Orofino Pierce Gun Club shoot. 

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The first practice for Orofino High School (OHS)Volleyball is set for Aug. 8, 4 to 6 p.m. Please have all of your paperwork turned in prior to practice.

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Congratulations to KLER’s Merchant Pizza Factory Player of the Game recipients during the District Tournament: Drew Hanna, John Wicks and Louie Fabbi!

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The Orofino Merchants were able to handle a big inning from St. Maries to extend their season in the American Legion Idaho Class A district tournament with a 10-8 victory, but could not survive two big innings from the North Idaho Lakers and were eliminated 12-2 on Friday, July 15 at Harris Field.

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The Maniacs finished the Clancy Ellis tournament strong with a 20-0 win over West Valley on Sunday.

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The Orofino Merchants made a dramatic seventh-inning rally to defeat the Camas Prairie Zephyrs of Grangeville 8-7 in the first round of the Class A American Legion district tournament at Harris Field, only to suffer a 14-0 rout against the Northern Lakes Mountaineers later in the day, on Thu…

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Kyler Wasley of the Spokane Expos no-hit the Orofino Merchants in a Clancy Ellis Tournament American Legion pool play contest at Harris Field on Saturday, July 9.

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Held to six hits, Orofino fell to Homedale in a nonleague American Legion game on Saturday, July 2.

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Orofino Babe Ruth ended the season with a win over Grangeville, taking 1st Place in the Central Idaho League (CIL) Tournament on Wednesday, June 29. Orofino Babe Ruth is a growing program that has shown great success in the last two years. This year we had 30 rostered players with two full t…

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It was a low turnout for the Orofino Pierce Gun Club .22 rifle shoot this month. We had 10 shooters, but, with so much going on this last weekend, it was a good turnout. The rain quit just before we started shooting and held off till after we were done. I wish I could say the same for the wind.

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The Orofino Junior High sixth grade Boys track team traveled to Meridian, Idaho to compete in the YMCA Middle School Invitational track meet on May 28, 2022, at the Mountain View High School track and complex. This meet required that you have qualifying marks/times to be able to participate …

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The Orofino Junior High 7th-8th Girls and Boys track team traveled to Meridian, Idaho to compete in the YMCA Middle School Invitational track meet on May 28, 2022, at the Mountain View High School track and complex. This meet required that you have qualifying marks/times to be able to partic…

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The Maniacs lost to the Melba Mustangs in the first round of the Idaho Class 2A state tournament at Nampa Christian High School on Thursday, May 19.

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Orofino had a loss to Wendell in the consolation round of the Idaho Class 2A tournament at Nampa Christian High School on Friday, May 20.

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Orofino’s Lindi Kessinger claimed her third state track championship, winning the Class 2A girls discus with a 122-foot, 11-inch throw Saturday, May 21, in the Idaho state small-school meet held at Middleton High School.

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The Orofino High School Track Team traveled to Lapwai High School on May 13-14 for the District I and II State qualification meet. Those that attended the event are (front row sitting l-r); Seniors Nick Graham, Ruby Kessinger, Breyer Boyer, Reid Thomas. Second row kneeling (l-r); Jumps Coach…

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The Orofino Junior High Girls track team traveled to the Kamiah Weekend Invitational track meet with 11 teams competing on May 7, 2022, at the Kamiah High School track. The final team scores of the meet was Clearwater Valley 149, Prairie 140, Grangeville 79, Kamiah 58, Orofino 57, Nez Perce …

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The Orofino Junior High Boys track team traveled to the Kamiah Weekend Invitational track meet on May 4, 2022, at the Kamiah High School track with 10 teams competing. The final team scores were Kendrick 157.5, Kamiah 129.5, Grangeville 109, Orofino 65, Prairie 54, Nez Perce 51, Clearwater V…

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The Lady Maniacs lost to Melba in a play-in game for the Idaho Class 2A tournament on Saturday, May 14 at Fruitland.

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The Orofino High School athletic department will be hosting the Class 2A state softball tournament this Friday and Saturday, May 20-21.

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All three Idaho 2A teams won one game apiece in a district baseball tournament Monday, May 9 on the Maniacs’ field, but Orofino came out on top.

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Orofino’s Ruby Kessinger won the girls long and triple jumps, and the Maniacs’ Reid Thomas won the shot put competition with a throw of 54-5 at the district Meet of Champions Track Meet held Thursday, May 5 at Vollmer Bowl in Lewiston.

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Rilee Diffin drove in three runs as Orofino beat Grangeville in a 2A district softball tournament on Monday, May 9 at Grangeville.

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Hannah Noah tripled in the fifth inning to avoid a no-hitter but Taci Watkins still pitched St. Maries to a one-hit win with 18 strikeouts in the district tournament on Monday, May 9 at St. Maries.

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The Orofino Junior High Boys track team traveled to a 10 team track meet on April 12, at the Kamiah High School track. The Orofino Junior High Boys team members this year are J.J. Craig, Luke Dafoe, Corbin Dayley, Jameson Endicott, Trevin Hoyt, Kaleb Kessinger, Tony Kleer-Martinez, Ezra Lyon…

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The Orofino Junior High Girls track team traveled to a 10 team track meet on April 12, 2022, at the Kamiah High School track. The Orofino Junior High Girls team members are Alivia Endicott, Caitlyn Frye, Ella Beardin, Ella Goetz, Gloria Johnson, Holly Hill, Isabella Cafferty, Jenna Smathers,…

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Orofino Jr. Sr. High is proud to be hosting the 2A Idaho State Softball Tournament May 19-21. This tournament will bring the best eight teams from around the state and their families. We know how important this event is to both the athletes and the community. This event will also boost our l…

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Julia Grimaldo was a medalist in yesterday’s district competition at Pinehurst. She showed the mental toughness and grit needed to shoot a 94 on a cold and wet day.

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Timberline’s Jason Mohl took first in the high jump (5-4), the triple jump (37-1) and ran the third leg of the winning 400 relay (47.63) Troy Invitational held Saturday, April 30 at Troy.