Swinehart ends year 47-0 after becoming state champ
PORTLAND — Central senior Tanner Swinehart was no stranger to the OSAA state wrestling championships.
Senior second in school history to achieve feat
PORTLAND — It was déjà vu for Dallas senior Matt Hofenbredl and Hood River Valley senior Christian Marquez at the OSAA Class 5A state wrestling championships.
It was a moment of pure joy that quickly turned tragic.
Mountaineers fall in the first round of OSAA Class 1A state playoffs
PORTLAND — Falls City’s girls basketball team etched itself into school history, but on Feb. 25, the Mountaineers saw their historic run come to an end.
Dragons to face Eagle Point in OSAA play-in round
DALLAS — For years, Dallas’ girls basketball team has been told the best is yet to come.
Central defeats Woodburn in regular season finale
INDEPENDENCE — The Central girls basketball team hopes a difficult league schedule pays big dividends in the postseason.
Tanner Swinehart * Matt Hofenbredl
POLK COUNTY — Dallas and Central’s boys basketball teams competed in the OSAA 5A play-in round Tuesday after press time.
Falls City advances to girls state playoffs for first time
FALLS CITY — In the nearly four decades since the first girls basketball team set foot on a court for Falls City High School, no team had ever accomplished something of this magnitude.
GRESHAM — Dallas and Central each earned a finalist on the medal stand at the Class 5A state swimming championships last weekend.
Senior enters state tournament with 43-0 record this season
INDEPENDENCE — In the moments before a match, Central wrestler Tanner Swinehart is focused on one thing. But it’s not his opponent.
Panthers split league games
INDEPENDENCE — Central may have lost to the Mid-Willamette Conference’s top team, but the Panthers received a big boost on Friday.
Dallas closes regular season against Silverton
CORVALLIS — In the moments after a 53-27 loss to Silverton on Feb. 4, the Dallas boys basketball team’s season appeared to be on the brink of collapse.
DALLAS — The Dallas High wrestling team is used to invading the Memorial Coliseum each year for the OSAA state wrestling championships.
Dallas, Central to host play-in games March 4
DALLAS — Locked in a battle for third place in the Mid-Willamette Conference with Central, the Dallas girls basketball team split a pair of league contests last week.