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Iverson to leave Oroville High School

Carl Iverson, former OHS basketball coach, has taken a teaching position in West Valley, Yakima, School District.

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Hornet Nicky Perez went three yards to score a touchdown, followed up with a two point conversion with Perez again going three yards for the two points, giving Oroville a 21-18 lead.  The score was made possible after Oroville linebacker Matt Studard blit

Hornets end season with a win

OROVILLE – After starting the season with six straight wins, and then dropping three in a row, the Oroville Hornets got back in the win column in a come from behind 21-18 victory over the Soap Lake Eagles.

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Hornet Caleb Whiteaker goes for the tackle. He and Charlie Demartino teamed up on defense to keep Bridgeport contained all night by not letting them get outside, according to Coach Tam Hutchinson. Photo by Eric Teela

Hornets put six in a row in win column

OROVILLE – The Hornets won their sixth game in a row Friday when they beat the Bridgeport Mustangs 47-0 on Oroville’s Ben Prince Field.

The game started with Bridgeport’s kick going into the end zone, giving the Hornets a first and ten from their own 20-yard line. Five plays later from mid-field Nicky Perez went around right end for a 50-yard touchdown run. The point-after-touchdown snap was high and Preston Iverson picked up the ball, rolled left and passed to Jose Velasco for the two-point conversion.

With just under a minute and a half gone on the clock, Oroville was ahead 8-0.

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