SALEM — Falls City’s girls basketball team moved into third place in the Casco League after defeating Willamette Valley Christian 39-29 on Jan. 19 and Livingstone Adventist 43-27 on Thursday evening.
The Mountaineers entered the week on a five-game win streak.
Allison Kidd scored a game-high 18 points to lead Falls City against Willamette Valley Christian. Brittany Varney added seven points.
Tiauannah Davis led the Mountaineers against Livingstone Adventist with a game-high 12 points, while Kidd scored 10 points.
Falls City (10-5 overall, 6-3 Casco League) played Country Christian Tuesday after press time.
The Mountaineers host Eddyville Charter Friday at 5:30 p.m. before playing at St. John Bosco (at Oregon School for the Deaf) on Monday.
Falls City hosts Perrydale on Feb. 3 at 5:30 p.m.
BOYS BASKETBALL DROPS TWO: Falls City’s boys basketball team lost a pair of Casco League contests last week. The Mountaineers fell to Willamette Valley Christian 49-30 on Jan. 19 before falling to Livingstone Adventist 64-45 on Thursday. Falls City (2-11 overall, 1-8 Casco League) hosts Eddyville Charter Thursday at 7 p.m. before playing at St. John Bosco on Monday. The Mountaineers host Perrydale on Feb. 3.