Sports Schedule

Dec. 17-22

Perrydale senior gets all-state nod

PERRYDALE — Cheyenne Locke, a senior at Perrydale High School, has been named to the 2014 Class 3A-2A-1A girls all-state soccer team.

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CLASS 5A GIRLS BASKETBALL: Davis picking up the pace

Senior point guard excels in new, faster offense

DALLAS — After a pair of home wins over Mountain View on Friday and Redmond on Saturday, one thing is clear for Dallas’ girls basketball team: Things are going to be different.


Men's basketball pulls away

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PREP SWIMMING ROUNDUP: Dragons fall in opener

CORVALLIS — Competing in their first meet of the season, Dallas’ undermanned swimming squads dropped a Mid-Willamette Conference dual meet to Corvallis on Dec. 9.

PREP WRESTLING ROUNDUP: Dallas, Central earn wins

SALEM — The Dallas High wrestling team earned its first tournament win of the season, topping the Herrin Holiday Classic on Saturday. The Dragons finished first out of eight teams, scoring 392 ½ points. Beaverton finished second with 238 points.

Athlete of the Week

Sarah Zwicker * Jolie-Rae Ford

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CLASS 5A BOYS BASKETBALL: Bansen ready to lead Panthers

Senior evolved from role player to leader for Central

INDEPENDENCE — As a young child, Kaj Bansen grew up dreaming of playing varsity basketball for the Central Panthers.

Perrydale heading back to 1A

OSAA approves school’s request to move down from Class 2A

PERRYDALE — Perrydale’s stay in Class 2A will be a short one.

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CLASS 5A WRESTLING: Sophomore making his mark

Tuipulotu looks to have a breakout season for the Panthers

INDEPENDENCE — Central sophomore Marlon Tuipulotu isn’t the loudest person. Nor is he the one to make a scene after a victory. But Tuipulotu finds other ways to make his presence felt on the mat.

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Dragons earn pair of victories

DALLAS — Sophomore Sarah Zwicker scored a combined 25 points as Dallas defeated Mountain View 56-24 on Friday and Redmond 66-28 on Saturday.

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Central falls to Philomath

PHILOMATH — Facing its stiffest test of the season so far, Central lost to Philomath 64-53 on Friday. Kyler Fleming scored a team-high 18 points, but the effort wasn’t enough.

Sports Schedule

Dec. 11-17

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Central falls in opener

INDEPENDENCE — The Central Panthers started the 2014-15 season with a pair of losses, falling to Canby 70-57 on Dec. 3 and Centennial 48-40 on Friday.

WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Wolves extend streak

Men's basketball wins sixth in a row

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team wanted to open its conference season with a statement.