SILVERTON — A 55-28 loss at Silverton on Friday snapped a seven game win streak for Central’s girls basketball squad.
The Panthers, who opened the week with a 53-50 win over Lebanon on Jan. 20, suffered its first loss in league play.
Kylie Nash scored a game-high 23 points to lead the Panthers.
Central hosts Corvallis Wednesday (today) at 7 p.m. and Woodburn Friday at 7 p.m. The Panthers and Spartans entered the week tied for second place.
WRESTLING GOES 3-2 AT HOME: Central’s wrestling squad went 3-2 at its home duals on Saturday. The Panthers defeated Gladstone, Sheldon and Wilsonville and lost to Putnam and Tillamook. Marlon Tuipulotu (285 pounds) went 4-0. The Panthers also went 3-1 at the Gary Seaney Memorial Tournament on Friday.
GLADE LEADS CENTRAL SWIMMING: Daniel Glade took first in the 50 (24.84 seconds) and 500-yard (5:40.87) freestyle races at the Dallas Invitational on Thursday. The Panthers’ boys squad went 3-0 in the meet, which was scored as dual meets with Dallas, Corvallis and Blanchet Catholic. The 200 medley relay team of Glade, August Thornton, Orion Waight and Wyatt Rochefort and 400 freestyle relay team of Glade, Thornton, Isaiah Compton and Waight, also took first. The girls squad went 1-2. AnneMarie Hasbrook took second in the 500 freestyle (7:04.87) to lead the girls.