High school

POCATELLO — A lengthy junior varsity match and a 10-minute gym cleaning pushed Century volleyball’s senior night against Shelley on Thursday back a bit later than expected. If this was 2019, that would have been a problem. But in 2020? No worries. The crowd was standing for the national anth…

POCATELLO — Highland junior cornerback Adam Jones planted himself in the ground like a tree trunk and swung his arms out wide like branches. He stopped near the sideline, in the exact spot Pocatello quarterback Zach Park’s pass touched his receiver’s fingertips, and leaned forward, bracing f…

Idaho State University

The college basketball season will start on Nov. 25, the NCAA announced after members of the Division I Council approved the new start date in a meeting Wednesday.

Prep Stars

Editor’s Note: Prep Stars in College is a weekly glance at former southeast Idaho high school athletes who are now competing at the college level. If we’re missing anyone, let us know at sports@journalnet.com.

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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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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spain has temporarily prohibited yachting across 100 kilometers (62 miles) of its northwestern coast after orca whales apparently got carried away while playing and damaged several sailboats.

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On just a day's notice, journeyman boxer Jamie Quinn caught a train to London for a four-round bout. On the way, he learned that they switched opponents and made it a six-rounder.

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TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo Olympics officials are proposing that the government relax immigration regulations to allow athletes to enter the country before next year's postponed games and train during a 14-day quarantine period, Toshiro Muto, the CEO of the organizing committee said on Wednesday.