Falls City senior just misses state title in boys discus
EUGENE — Falls City senior Tristan Yeager didn’t enter the track and field season with state aspirations.
Sophomore Wallace scores winning run by stealing home
DALLAS — Prior to the start of the postseason, Dallas baseball coach Scot McDonald said, despite all the preparation in the world, luck plays a part in the game.
White, Remington also place in Eugene on Friday and Saturday
EUGENE — Headed into the OSAA Class 5A state meet on Friday and Saturday, something was different for Dallas junior Kyleen Benz. The three-time state qualifier was on a mission to not let state overwhelm her.
Senior sprinter ties for fifth in the 200-meter run at OSAA state meet
EUGENE — In a matter of hours, the preliminary heats of the boys 200-meter run became huge for Central senior Thomas Peterson.
EUGENE — In the weeks to follow, Perrydale juniors Taylor Price and Sarah Clark will likely find fond memories of the OSAA Class 2A state track and field meet.
Huffman hits grand slam
INDEPENDENCE — Headed into Central’s softball team’s play-in matchup against Ashland on Friday, Panthers coach Kendra George wanted just one thing: maximum effort.
DALLAS — For the second year in a row, Dallas’ softball team’s season has come to an end in the play-in round.
CRATER — The Central baseball team saw its season come to an end after falling to Crater 1-0 on Friday in the Class 5A state play-in round.
Rebeka Preston * Ryanne Huffman
May 27-June 2
McBeth, Bansen earn wild card berths to state meet
MONMOUTH — Central senior Taylor Knauss was sure of one thing on Thursday afternoon. After competing in the finals of the girls long jump, she was ready to focus on her main event — the triple jump.
Price, Clark place second at district meet
MT. ANGEL — Perrydale junior Sarah Clark couldn’t help but feel a little down before the Tri-River Conference track and field championships on Thursday and Friday. Clark, who had been throwing since her sophomore year, had dedicated herself the most to the javelin.
Dragons hope Friday starts off a long playoff journey
DALLAS — It wasn’t the regular season finale the Dallas softball team had hoped for, but the Dragons didn’t hang their heads. If the last third of the Mid-Willamette Conference season had proven anything, it was this: Dallas is ready to take the next step.
WOODBURN — The Central softball team ended its league season with a bang, defeating Woodburn 28-1 on Friday after falling to Silverton 11-9 on May 12 and Corvallis 8-7 on May 13. The Panthers, which host Gresham Wednesday (today) in a nonleague matchup, finished fourth in the Mid-Willamette Conference with a 13-8 league record.
Cable, Sanna place third at Mid-Willamettte Conference tourney
CORVALLIS — When junior Kevin Cable and senior Edoardo Sanna decided to join forces, the pair had one thing on their mind — Get to the state tennis tournament.