Lukas Eggen

Sports Editor


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PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Dragons look to toughen up

DALLAS — Dallas’ boys basketball coach Trent Schwartz had one message for his players: It’s time to get tough.

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A second chance

MONMOUTH — From the moment he finished his senior season at Western Oregon in 2016, Devon Alexander has had his sight set on playing professional basketball — no matter where in the world it would take him.

Panthers announce hiring of three coaches

INDEPENDENCE – Central High School’s athletic department announced the hiring of three new coaches for spring sports.

CENTRAL GIRLS BASKETBALL: Bara, Panthers look to continue growth, strong start to season

INDEPENDENCE — When Lexy Barba was a freshman on Central’s girls basketball team, she was hesitant to score.

Season’s eatings?

The Itemizer newsroom is back for some baking goodness ... we hope

The 2017 Itemizer Bakeoff Challenge

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Writing his own chapter

MONMOUTH — Basketball is more than a hobby in the Triano family. It’s a way of life.

WOU rallies to support Team Lucy

MONMOUTH — The Walkers have been a part of the Western Oregon community for decades.

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Gallant living the dream

If there was one thing Brendon Gallant was sure would happen in his life it was owning a bicycle shop.

PREP BASKETBALL: Ehlers ready to lead Dallas

DALLAS — When Dallas High School began its search for a new girls basketball coach, Tim Ehlers was ready to take his shot.

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL: WOU hopes the process pays off

MONMOUTH — During Holli Howard-Carpenter’s tenure as head coach of Western Oregon University’s women’s basketball team, the Wolves have struggled to find success in the win column.

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