DALLAS ROUNDUP: Girls defeat Crescent Valley

DALLAS — Dallas’ girls basketball team defeated Crescent Valley 64-48 on Friday. The Dragons opened the week with a 69-39 loss to Corvallis on Feb. 8.

Olivia Nelson led the Dragons against Crescent Valley with 20 points, four assists and four rebounds. Stefani Tallon recorded 11 points and nine rebounds. Jordan Dippel added 10 points, five rebounds and two steals.

The Dragons host Silverton Wednesday (today) at 7 p.m., Central Friday at 5:30 p.m., and Woodburn Tuesday at 7 p.m. Dallas ends the regular season by hosting South Albany on Feb. 24.

The Dragons (11-8 overall, 6-4 Mid-Willamette Conference) entered the week in third place in the league standings, three games behind Corvallis and Silverton and one game ahead of Central. The third and fourth place teams in the MWC will host a state play-in game.

BOYS BASKETBALL BREAKS LOSING STREAK: Dallas’ boys basketball team defeated Milwaukie 45-40 on Feb. 8 before falling to Crescent Valley 60-55 on Friday. The Dragons opened the week with a 61-57 loss to Corvallis on Feb. 7.

Dallas’ win over Crescent Valley snapped a six-game losing streak.

Carter Weisensee scored a team-high 17 points against Milwaukie. Jason Richey added 14 points.

Dallas played Silverton Tuesday after press time. The Dragons host Central Friday at 7 p.m. before playing at Woodburn Tuesday at 7 p.m. Dallas closes out the regular season at South Albany on Feb. 24. Dallas entered the week in eighth place in the MWC with a 2-8 mark in league play. Woodburn and Lebanon entered the week with a 3-7 mark, while Silverton had a 4-6 record. The top six teams from the league advance to the postseason.


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