Rainier overpowers Vale in semifinal football contest

Vale's Tanner Hamilton looks to avoid Rainier tackler Hunter Boulch Saturday during a semifinal football game. (For the Enterprise/Kathy Aney).

HERMISTON – Undefeated Rainier showed why it is the No.1-ranked class 3A football team in the state Saturday as the Columbians used their power running game to overrun Vale 40-13.

“Their offense is extremely hard to defend. Ultimately what ends up happening . . .

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