Junior dominates on defense
INDEPENDENCE — Central junior Marlon Tuipulotu isn’t one to brag. Yet, during his three-year football career, the defensive lineman has become one of the state’s best defensive players — and one of the nation’s top defensive lineman prospects.
HILLSBORO — All that stood between Perrydale and a trip to the 1A state title game was 6 yards.
The All-Region football team was selected by the Itemizer-Observer Sports Editor Lukas Eggen along with heavy input from area coaches.
Senior loves to be in the action
INDEPENDENCE — From the volleyball court to the softball field, senior Kylie Nash is at home when the pressure is on.
WALLOWA — Trailing 30-8 against Wallowa midway the through the third quarter on Saturday, Perrydale’s season stood on the brink.
DALLAS — Like many Dragon fans, Cap Newberry loved to watch that Dallas football team battle every Friday night.
All-Region volleyball team
CENTRAL POINT — The Central football team pushed Crater to the brink before falling 24-21 in the quarterfinals of the 5A state playoffs on Friday.
Dallas golfers receive awards
Central faces Crater on Friday
INDEPENDENCE — The Central football team had just one word ringing through the sidelines throughout the 2015 season: Finish.
Pirates advance to the 1A state quarterfinals after 32-6 victory over Spartans
PERRYDALE — For the Perrydale football team, the 2015 season has been about one thing — bringing the Pirates back into the limelight.
REDMOND — Headed into its matches against Powder Valley and Crane in the consolation bracket on Saturday, Perrydale’s volleyball team felt at ease.
WILSONVILLE — Dallas’ girls soccer team’s historic season came to an end. The Dragons lost to Wilsonville 6-0 in the first round of the state playoffs. While it marked the end to the season, players weren’t hanging their heads.
WILSONVILLE — Facing the top-ranked team in the state, Central’s boys soccer team lost to Wilsonville 6-1 in the first round of the state playoffs on Nov. 3.