PREP VOLLEYBALL: Injuries challenge Panthers

INDEPENDENCE — The first half of Mid-Willamette Conference play has not been kind to Central’s volleyball team.

Knudson, cross-country team, keep eye on the prize

DALLAS — When Dallas junior Orion Knudson joined the cross-country team as a sophomore, he wasn’t exactly a distance runner.

WOU ROUNDUP: Volleyball drops a pair of road matches

BELLINGHAM, Wash. — Western Oregon University’s volleyball squad dropped a pair of road matches last week. The Wolves fell to Simon Fraser 22-25, 25-22, 25-17, 25-16 on Thursday and to Western Washington 25-11, 25-17, 25-14 on Saturday. Alisha Bettinson had 19 kills against Simon Fraser. Mariella Vandenkooy had a team-high 10 kills against Western Washington.

DALLAS ROUNDUP: Volleyball downs South Albany

ALBANY — Dallas’ volleyball team swept South Albany 25-14, 25-18, 25-8 on Sept. 26. Tristin Savage recorded 15 kills and eight blocks to lead the Dragons.

CENTRAL ROUNDUP: Girls XC places sixth at Woahink

FLORENCE — Central’s girls cross-country squad finished sixth at the Woahink Lake XC Invitational on Saturday.

FALLS CITY ROUNDUP: Volleyball loses two

FALLS CITY — Falls City’s volleyball squad lost a pair of league matches last week. The Mountaineers fell to Perrydale 25-14, 25-16, 25-14 on Sept. 16 and to Crosshill Christian 25-14, 25-8, 25-10 on Thursday.

PERRYDALE ROUNDUP: Volleyball sweeps Mountaineers

FALLS CITY — Perrydale’s volleyball team defeated Falls City and Livingstone Adventist in straight sets last week.

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PREP FOOTBALL: Central hangs on to beat Dallas

DALLAS -- It was an ending fit for a rivalry.

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Pumping up the Panthers

INDEPENDENCE — Prior to kickoff, Central lineman Caleb Sedlacek is pacing. It’s not nerves.

PREP GIRLS SOCCER: Building from the ground up

DALLAS — Dallas junior defender Callista Kiner came into the season knowing things would be a bit different for the girls soccer program.


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