Riener, Forsmann combine for no-hitter
Dan Riener and Mat Forsmann combined to pitch a no-hitter as the Prairie baseball team beat Timberline 12-3 at Lewiston Thursday, April 6.
The game was moved to Lewiston due to wet field conditions at Cottonwood.
Riener started the game and pitched into the third inning. Four walks, three errors and a hit batsman in that inning led to 3 Timberline runs. Forsmann came on to get the final out of the inning and pitched the final 4 innings to complete the no-hitter. He wound up striking out 10 in his 4 1/3 innings.
Meanwhile Prairie scored 2 runs in the first but fell behind in the third. They came back in the bottom of the inning with 4 runs to take the lead for good. They added 2 more in the fifth on a 2-run homer by Riener and scored 4 more in the sixth.
Riener finished the game with 3 hits and 4 RBI. Phil Henry had a pair of singles. Forsmann, Sean Daly, Ronnie Chandler, Eric Lerandeau, Chris Schumacher and Ben Schumacher each added a single. Chandler wound up with 3 RBI.
With the win Prairie improves to 3-2 on the season and 2-0 in league play.
Timberline    0 0 3 0 0 0 0—  3   0 6
Prairie          2 0 4 0 2 4 x—12 11 3

J.D. Riener breaks school record
J.D. Riener broke a long-standing school record in winning the discus competition at a 6-school track meet at Kamiah last Tuesday, April 4. J.D. Riener tossed the discus to a school record last Tuesday.
Riener’s mark of 150’8” broke the record of 149’9” set by Jim Wimer in 1967.
Riener also took second in the shot put competition with a mark of 43’4½”.
Other top 3 finishes for the Prairie boys team were Jake Holthaus, 3rd in the long jump at 16’8½” and the medley relay team which took second in 4:18.8.
The Prairie girls team tied for first with Kamiah in the team competition with 119 points with Nicole Nida in the 100, Gina Holthaus in the long jump and the 800 and medley relay teams all finishing first.
Nida’s time in the 100 was 13.3 while Holthaus had a mark of 15’2½” in the long jump.
Casandra Schaeffer, Nida, Holthaus and Tabitha Sonnen won the 800 relay in 1:56.2. Schaeffer, Sonnen, Holthaus and Nida won the medley relay in 2:05.9.
Sonnen took second in both hurdles races with times of 17.5 in the 100 hurdles and 51.8 in the 300 hurdles.
Charlene Duman was third in the discus at 86’0”.
Leora Laurino was this in the 800 in 3:00.4.
Kayla Lorentz was third in the 400 in 1:09.2.
Kaylee Uhlenkott was second in the shot put at 31’0”.
Kayla Uhlenkott was second in the triple jump at 28’9½”.
The 400 relay team took second in 55.3 and the 1600 relay team was third in 5:04.1.
Prairie’s next track competition will be at the Moscow Invitational this Saturday, April 15. This is a change in schedule as they were originally set to go to Payette.

Students attend state conference
Ten students from the Prairie High School HOSA chapter attended the State Leadership Conference for HOSA this past week (April 5 – 7) in Boise.  Students and advisor attending the State conference were: Shayla Dalgliesh, Ryan Daly, Kara Guyer, Nathan Kaschmitter, Katie Nuxoll, CJ Rieman, JD Riener, Tabitha Seubert, Daniel Sigler and Teddy Stefan.  Prairie HOSA Advisor is Sheri Daly, RN.Prairie students who attended the HOSA conference are front from left:  Nathan Kaschmitter, Katie Nuxoll, Kara Guyer, Tabitha Seubert and Shayla Dalgliesh. Back from left are JD Riener, CJ Rieman, Teddy Stefan, Daniel Sigler and Ryan Daly.
The students competed in events ranging from HOSA Bowl (a team event where the members answer questions regarding HOSA history, parliamentary procedure, medical history, diseases and terminology) and skills events such as Nursing Assisting skills, Physical Therapy Aide skills and EMT skills, to writing (medical terminology) and speaking events (prepared speaking, job seeking skills and medical spelling) and medical math events.  Students were also in an event to portray their creative side with an extemporaneous health poster based on a topic presented at the conference which was promoting health in Middle School age students.
The students held various fundraisers throughout the school year to help pay for the costs to attend the State Leadership Conference.  They hosted numerous cake raffles during games, sold Santa gram cookies at Christmas time to staff and students and gathered prizes to hold a raffle.  Thank you to everyone that supported our fundraisers to help us to attend this event – we really appreciate it!
HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America) is a national student organization endorsed by the U.S. Dept. of Education and the Health Science Technology Education Division of ACTE.  HOSA’s two-fold mission is to promote career opportunities in the health care industry and to enhance the delivery of quality health care to all people.  HOSA provides a unique program of leadership development, motivation, and recognition.  The HOSA Motto states that “The hands of HOSA mold the health of tomorrow”.
Congratulations to the following students that placed at the State Leadership Conference for HOSA:  Shayla Dalgliesh took 2nd place in both the job seeking skills event and the CNA event; Katie Nuxoll took 2nd place in Prepared Speaking; Teddy Stefan and Daniel Sigler took 4th in the EMT team event; and Ryan Daly, JD Riener and Teddy Stefan took 4th in HOSA Bowl. The 4th place teams are alternates for Nationals.  Shayla and Katie will be attending Nationals in Anaheim, California this summer to compete for Idaho and represent Prairie High School. 

13-at Genesee, 4:30 p.m.
15-Troy here, 2 games, 11 a.m.
18-Culdesac here, 4:30 p.m.
20-at Lewis County, 4:30 p.m.
22-at Kendrick, 11 a.m.
25-at Timberline, 4:30 p.m.
27-Kamiah, here, 4 p.m.
2-Kendrick, here 4 p.m.
5-13-District-Rds. 1 & 2 at #1 and #2 seeds, finals at Kendrick.
18-20-State at Lewiston
Note: rainouts with Lewis County (4/11) and Genesee (4/8) will likely be rescheduled. The Genesee game had been rescheduled for 4/12 but was rained out again.

15-Moscow Invitational (change from original schedule)
18-at Lapwai, 4 p.m.
22-Lewis & Clark Games at Kamiah, 10 a.m.
25-White Pine League Meet at Lapwai, 4 p.m.
29-Kamiah Invitational at Kamiah, 10 a.m.
4-Area Best at Lewiston, 3 p.m.
12-13-Regionals at Kamiah, 4 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. Saturday
19-20-State at Boise

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