West Albany Extends Their Win Streak, Hand South Albany Their Third Straight Loss 73-61

Photo: Eric Watkins Albany -- Rivalry games are emotional, tension filled matchups featuring a team's largest opponent of importance to them. West and South Albany entered Tuesday's rivalry showdown on completely different paths, with the Bulldogs riding a four game winning streak, and the Redhawks on a two game losing streak after an 8-0 start … Continue reading West Albany Extends Their Win Streak, Hand South Albany Their Third Straight Loss 73-61

Woodburn Inserts Themselves Into 4A Contention With Two Statement Victories Over South Albany and Sweet Home

Photo: Eric Watkins Sweet Home -- A week ago, the Woodburn Bulldogs were coming off a tough loss to Stayton in the SCTC Invitational Tournament, a loss that every Bulldog felt was completely avoidable. Flip to the week after, and Woodburn is riding its biggest high of the season, coming up with a Tuesday win … Continue reading Woodburn Inserts Themselves Into 4A Contention With Two Statement Victories Over South Albany and Sweet Home

Stayton Takes Down Woodburn 51-45 To Win The SCTC Boys Basketball Tournament

Photo: Eric Watkins Stayton -- Two conference foes met Saturday night in a tournament championship showdown that was destined to be a great matchup between two talented, evenly matched teams. Woodburn had a pair of challenging matches with Gladstone and Valley Catholic to reach the tournament championship, with both games coming down to the wire. … Continue reading Stayton Takes Down Woodburn 51-45 To Win The SCTC Boys Basketball Tournament

Stiff Defense, Balanced Scoring, Hot Shooting Lead Newberg Past Franklin 65-54

Photo: Eric Watkins Newberg -- The Newberg Tigers entered Monday evening craving a winning streak and consistency, as the Tigers had won three games entering the game but had failed to put together a winning streak thus far. Coming off their win over Bend on December 21st, Newberg had nine days to prepare for Franklin, … Continue reading Stiff Defense, Balanced Scoring, Hot Shooting Lead Newberg Past Franklin 65-54

Isaiah Gilliam Drops 32 As South Albany Improves To 8-0 With A 71-59 Win Over Sweet Home

Photo: Eric Watkins Albany -- The Redhawks came to Linn-Benton Community College on Saturday night looking to keep a perfect season alive, facing off with a high tempo Sweet Home Huskies squad whose only loss coming in was to North Marion. With first year head coach Tim Matuszak leading the charge on the sideline, South … Continue reading Isaiah Gilliam Drops 32 As South Albany Improves To 8-0 With A 71-59 Win Over Sweet Home

Oregon City Torches Evergreen 70-42 En Route To Their Lakeside Tournament Championship

Photo: Eric Watkins Lake Oswego -- For the Oregon City Pioneers, this weekend has served as a massive momentum booster for their program. Coming into the weekend with three losses to South Salem, Lincoln, and Westview, the Pios needed a statement victory to prove themselves. After knocking off Beaverton and Tualatin, Oregon City looked to … Continue reading Oregon City Torches Evergreen 70-42 En Route To Their Lakeside Tournament Championship

Beaverton Holds Off North Medford 55-52 To Capture The Lakeside Tournament Consolation Title

Photo: Eric Watkins Lake Oswego -- Entering Sunday's matchup, both Beaverton and North Medford were searching for an impactful win after falling in their respective first round matches at the Lakeside Tournament at Lakeridge High School in Lake Oswego. Beaverton fell to eventual tournament champion Oregon City 38-32, while North Medford lost to eventual tournament … Continue reading Beaverton Holds Off North Medford 55-52 To Capture The Lakeside Tournament Consolation Title

Crescent Valley Holds Off North Salem Behind The Trio Of Leibelt, Hamilton, And Beardsley

Photo: Eric Watkins Corvallis -- Tuesday night marked the opening night of Mid-Willamette Conference action for the Crescent Valley Raiders and North Salem Vikings. Coming off demolishing La Salle Prep on Thursday, the Raiders looked to continue their dominant offensive performance, while the Vikings looked to recover from a Friday loss to Crook County. Crescent … Continue reading Crescent Valley Holds Off North Salem Behind The Trio Of Leibelt, Hamilton, And Beardsley

Jackson Grimes Leads Riverdale’s 66-63 Comeback Road Victory Against Jefferson

Jefferson -- In a battle of one loss teams, the Jefferson Lions played host to the Riverdale Mavericks from Portland on Thursday night. The Lions entered the match coming fresh off a road win against Eddyville Charter on Tuesday, while Riverdale put the hammer down on Chemawa 70-42 on Tuesday as well. After a sloppy … Continue reading Jackson Grimes Leads Riverdale’s 66-63 Comeback Road Victory Against Jefferson

Strong Defense, Hustle Offense Allows Yamhill-Carlton To Break Away From Gervais 86-61

Photo: Eric Watkins Gervais -- Judging from the final score, you would think that the Tigers dominated Gervais from the start to the finish, but that couldn't be any further from the truth. Locked in a tight game throughout, Yamhill-Carlton turned it up to 1,000% in the fourth quarter, allowing them to force turnovers and … Continue reading Strong Defense, Hustle Offense Allows Yamhill-Carlton To Break Away From Gervais 86-61