PORTLAND -- Dallas senior Tanner Earhart won a state title at 160 pounds on Saturday. Earhart won by decision over Pendleton's Morgan Holcomb in the championship match.
PORTLAND -- Central wrestler David Negrete won a state title at 220 pounds on Saturday. Negrete earned a 4-2 decision over Thurston's Jackson Casteel in the championship match.
UPDATE: Perrydale will host Powers Friday at 6 p.m. SALEM — Prior to the start of the season, all of Perrydale’s boys basketball players figured they’d have a shot to win a league tournament title.
DALLAS — Central’s boys basketball team found itself in a dogfight.
GRESHAM — Dallas senior Jolie-Rae Ford ended her high school career on a high note on Saturday, recording a fifth-place finish in the girls 100-yard freestyle at the OSAA 5A Swimming State Championships on Friday and Saturday.
DALLAS — There’s something different about wrestlers.
DALLAS — It was bound to be an emotional night for Dallas’ boys basketball team on Friday. Senior night — against Central — meant a packed crowd and adrenaline pumping.
SALEM — After losing its opening game of the Casco League tournament on Friday, Perrydale’s girls basketball team’s season stood on the brink.
INDEPENDENCE — Central junior wrestler Caleb Sedlacek had no plans to become a wrestler.
DALLAS — Central girls basketball coach Julie McDonald knew one thing headed into Friday’s showdown against Dallas. The Panthers better be ready for a war.
MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team defeated Alaska Fairbanks 68-61 on Thursday and Alaska Anchorage 89-71 on Saturday.
Feb. 22-March 1
Dragons dominate at district wrestling championships
CORVALLIS — For Dallas’ wrestling team, the district title was back where it belonged. The Dragons won the team title at the Mid-Willamette Conference District Wrestling Championships on Friday and Saturday for the seventh time in eight years.
CORVALLIS — Central senior wrestler David Negrete (220 pounds) won his third district title on Saturday night at the Mid-Willamette Conference District Wrestling Championships. “I’m glad I became a district champion again,” Negrete said. “It makes me feel good and shows everyone I can do this.”
CORVALLIS — In the days leading up to the entry deadline for the Mid-Willamette Conference district swimming championships, Dallas senior Jolie-Rae Ford wasn’t sure what to swim.