High school

Idaho State University

Former Idaho State women’s basketball standout Brooke Blair has joined the New Zealand Tall Ferns for a tour in east Asia. Blair will travel to Taiwan with the women’s national team to play in the William Jones Cup against top national talent from July 25-29.

The Idaho State men’s basketball team had five student-athletes named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court. The five Bengal student-athletes named to the Honors Court were Erik Nakken, Novak Topalovic, Lyle Sutton, Balint Mocsan and Jared Stutzman.

Idaho State volleyball’s student-athletes continue to excel in the classroom as evidenced by the program’s third consecutive American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for the 2017-18 season. The Bengals are one of the record-breaking 973 teams and 163 NCAA Division I…

Prep Stars

ISJ Sports Stars

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Longtime coach and ultra-runner extraordinaire Ty Draney is this year’s keynote speaker for the Idaho State Journal’s Sports Stars awards banquet in Pocatello. Draney is a native of Auburn, Wyoming, and attended Idaho State University and Ricks College (now BYU-Idaho).

National

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LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Kevin Harvick warned he was charging for the lead with taps on Kyle Busch's rear bumper over the waning laps. Harvick had failed to methodically work his way around the race leader with a clean pass, so he set aim with his Ford on Busch for the knockout shot.