Soccer Playoffs: 6A, 4A First Round Outlooks

Half the brackets are set, lets dive deep into the wonderful outlook of the soccer state playoffs opening round! 4A has their play-in bracket, with the winner advancing to the main bracket with the top eight seeds, while 6A begins their mammoth 32 team mess. Its lots to explore and talk about, so lets get … Continue reading Soccer Playoffs: 6A, 4A First Round Outlooks

Top Seeds Will Cruise, Two Teams On Upset Watch, And 6A First Round Predictions

Its playoff time for Oregon's largest playoff field: 32 teams looking for the dream of bringing home a state championship on November 6th at Liberty HS. 4A and 1A are in a play-in stage of their bracket, so 6A gets the spotlight to start things off. With the bracket officially locked, its time to look … Continue reading Top Seeds Will Cruise, Two Teams On Upset Watch, And 6A First Round Predictions

Interactive! Pick The First Round Of The 2021 6A State Playoffs!

Its about time! The 6A state playoffs start on Wednesday with 32 teams looking to achieve their dream of winning a state championship. It is the largest field of teams in the state, which brings us a wide range of matchups that can draw our attention and intrigue from the get go of things. Make … Continue reading Interactive! Pick The First Round Of The 2021 6A State Playoffs!

An Alston-Alfano Connection Puts McNary In A Playoff Berth, Their First Since 2017, And Eliminate Mountain View On Senior Night

Keizer -- The biggest game of the season for the Mountain View and McNary soccer programs took place on Wednesday afternoon in Keizer, two teams with a free fall 0-5 conference record this season, but yet still finding themselves on the brink of a playoff spot in a crowded 6A field. This game presented itself … Continue reading An Alston-Alfano Connection Puts McNary In A Playoff Berth, Their First Since 2017, And Eliminate Mountain View On Senior Night

State Cheer Squads Kick Off Their First Major Event Of The Season At Sherwood

Sherwood -- Competitive cheer season is back in-person for the first time in over 600 days, kicking off on Saturday with the OCCA Game Day Championships at Sherwood High School. This competition focused on squads game day routines, grading on their abilities when it comes to routines during a fight song or band performance, different … Continue reading State Cheer Squads Kick Off Their First Major Event Of The Season At Sherwood

The Encyclopedic Guide To The Cross Country Championship Field

Out of every sport I cover, the one that is the most mysterious is usually cross country. Its a sport that competes against everyone every week, with actual meets to decide district/conference titles to punch tickets to the state championships. With that, there is a certain method to understanding these qualifications, so I'm here to … Continue reading The Encyclopedic Guide To The Cross Country Championship Field

Week 8 Soccer: The Full Encyclopedic Guide To Where Every Playoff Race Stands

Starting Monday, we start the crunch time countdown to the state playoffs. Every game counts, one loss or dub can make or break your chances. There isn't any room to screw up if you're on the bubble, as there's a team ready to hunt you down and take your playoff spot away. This edition of … Continue reading Week 8 Soccer: The Full Encyclopedic Guide To Where Every Playoff Race Stands

Volleyball Playoffs: Examining Each Playoff Field From Every Class

With two weeks remaining, the fight to join the playoff picture in volleyball went from sizzling to blazing hot. There are many spots that will be decided over the next two weeks, while many have also all but secured a bid into the playoffs this season. Let's examine each playoff field and where it stands … Continue reading Volleyball Playoffs: Examining Each Playoff Field From Every Class

OSAA Realignment: Bend Schools Going To 5A, Salem-Keizer Gets Their Own Conference In Latest Proposal

Salem-Keizer's fit to the OSAA might actually work out after all, all the while the rest of the state gets to avoid a complete overhaul. Thanks to size downgrades for each of the Bend schools with the addition of Caldera, every 6A school in the Bend-La Pine School District would qualify to be in 5A, … Continue reading OSAA Realignment: Bend Schools Going To 5A, Salem-Keizer Gets Their Own Conference In Latest Proposal

2021 Soccer Playoffs: Examining Every Playoff Field From Each Class

The playoffs officially begin on November 2nd, with it becoming crunch time to fill in those playoff spots via automatic bids and at-large selections. Most classes wrap up play on October 28th, leaving only 16 days or so remaining to get into the party or be left out. Further, there will be party crashers from … Continue reading 2021 Soccer Playoffs: Examining Every Playoff Field From Each Class