DALLAS — Freshman Eric Kessler was confident he could make a strong case for earning a spot on Dallas’ varsity baseball squad.
INDEPENDENCE — It seemed like smooth sailing for Central junior Kylie Smith. She cruised to a 4-1 lead in the first set of her girls tennis match against South Albany’s Lacey McLellan on April 20.
DALLAS — With the Mid-Willamette Conference district track and field meet quickly approaching, Dallas’ boys and girls track and field teams have their sights set on a strong showing.
DALLAS — Dallas’ softball team cruised to a 17-1 win over South Albany on April 19 before falling to Corvallis 6-2 on April 20.
INDEPENDENCE — Central’s boys track and field team took first at the John Oliver Invitational on Friday.
PORTLAND — Perrydale’s girls track and field squad finished 17th at the Portland Christian Invitational on Saturday as the boys squad placed 20th.
PORTLAND — Falls City’s girls track and field squad placed ninth at the Portland Christian Invitational on Saturday.
PERRYDALE — For almost as long as he’s been in school, Perrydale senior Keenan Bailey couldn’t wait until high school to get his shot to leave an athletic legacy for the Pirates.
CORVALLIS – Dallas softball team's game at Crescent Valley has been postponed until April 28. The game was originally scheduled for this afternoon.
Dragons rebound after first
INDEPENDENCE — It took a rivalry game to snap Dallas’ softball team out of a mini funk. The Dragons defeated Central 8-2 on Friday, breaking a two-game losing streak after opening the week with a 4-2 loss to Silverton on April 12.
INDEPENDENCE — Central junior Jori Kerr was just getting used to playing in the outfield. She had solidified her spot as one of the Panthers’ most dependable gloves.
SHERIDAN — Perrydale’s boys and girls track and field teams took fifth at Willamina on Thursday. Senior Taylor Price won the 100-meter hurdles in 17.80 seconds and placed second in the 300 hurdles in 54.79 seconds to lead the girls.
FALLS CITY — It was during a break at Falls City’s track and field team’s first meet on March 17 that Kings Valley senior Ryan Macnab questioned what he was doing.
SILVERTON — Central’s baseball team lost two of three games to Silverton last week. The Panthers won the opening game of the series 2-1 on April 11 before falling 10-4 on April 13 and 5-4 on Friday.
DALLAS — Dallas’ boys track and field team finished second at its home meet on April 13. The girls placed third.