Sports Schedule

May 18-25

FALLS CITY TRACK AND FIELD: Falls City duo earn state bids

PORTLAND — Falls City’s track and field teams saw two athletes book their trip to state during the Special District 1 championships on Friday and Saturday in Portland.

CENTRAL ROUNDUP: Baseball to host Eagle Point with trip to state on the line

INDEPENDENCE — Thanks to taking two of three games against Corvallis, Central’s baseball team will be at home for its play-in game on Friday at 4:30 p.m.

DALLAS ROUNDUP: Softball set to host play-in game against North Eugene

DALLAS — Dallas’ softball team will host North Eugene in the OSAA 5A state play-in round Friday at 4:30 p.m.

CENTRAL BOYS TENNISL Cable headed back to state

CORVALLIS — Central senior Kevin Cable didn’t want his season to end yet. Thanks to a strong showing at the Mid-Willamette Conference district tennis tournament, he will get his wish.

WOU ROUNDUP: Men’s track takes third at GNAC

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s men’s track and field team placed third at the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Friday and Saturday.

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DALLAS TRACK AND FIELD: Boys relay hangs on to second in wild finish at meet

INDEPENDENCE — Entering the Mid-Willamette Conference district meet, Dallas’ boys 4 x 100-meter relay team of Jacob Deming, Cody Webb, Aaron White and Justin Huxel was ranked first in the league.

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DALLAS TRACK AND FIELD: Tallon, Webb go 1-2 in 100-meter hurdles

INDEPENDENCE — Dallas juniors Stefani Tallon and Jenifer Webb entered the finals of the girls 100-meter hurdles with a singular goal in mind at the Mid-Willamette Conference district meet. They didn’t want just one of them to make state. They wanted both automatic bids to state this Friday and Saturday in Eugene.

Perrydale headed to state in five events

PORTLAND — Rain on Saturday did little to dampen Perrydale’s track and field squad at the Special District 1 Championship on Friday and Saturday.

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DALLAS TENNIS: Gniadecki takes second

CORVALLIS — At the beginning of the season, Dallas’ boys tennis team was on a mission: upset the traditional balance of power in the Mid-Willamette Conference. At the district tournament last Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, the Dragons did just that.

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CENTRAL TRACK AND FIELD: Running down a dream

Panthers will send athletes in 12 events to state meet in Eugene

INDEPENDENCE — When Central sophomore Jaxon Hutchinson stepped onto the track prior to the boys 200-meter final on Thursday, he, like his competitors, hoped a trip to the state championship awaited at the finish.

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DALLAS GIRLS GOLF: Curtis clinches trip to state championship

DALLAS — Dallas junior Kailee Curtis has established herself as one of the area’s — and state’s — best golfers.

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PREP TRACK AND FIELD: Benz takes aim at a fourth trip to state

DALLAS — For the first time in her high school career, Dallas senior thrower Kyleen Benz is having a blast.

PREP TRACK AND FIELD: Panthers ready for big challenges at districts

INDEPENDENCE — Central’s track and field teams won’t have to go far when the Mid-Willamette Conference track and field championships begin Wednesday (today).

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FALLS CITY TRACK AND FIELD: Hendrickson learns to leave doubts behind her

FALLS CITY — Falls City sophomore Madelyn Hendrickson will take to the track this weekend, fighting for a trip to the 1A state track meet later this month. Hendrickson enters the Special District 1 championships ranked third in the 100-meter hurdles and second in the long jump.