Success In Reflection: South Salem Girls Basketball

For South Salem, the 2018-19 girls basketball season ended in a similar way if a college team were playing UConn....a thumping. Getting rolled by Beaverton led to a second round exit for the Lady Saxons, who struggled to overcome the challenge of facing a much larger task. Nonetheless, the hungry Lady Saxons entered 2020 with … Continue reading Success In Reflection: South Salem Girls Basketball

Woodburn Girls End The Losing Streak, Take Down Sweet Home 49-36 To Open Conference Play

Photo: Eric Watkins Sweet Home -- Friday night opened Oregon West Conference play for the Woodburn Bulldogs and Sweet Home Huskies, two girls basketball programs looking for consistency to make a run at a state playoff berth. Woodburn entered on a four game losing streak to open the new year, while Sweet Home opened 2020 … Continue reading Woodburn Girls End The Losing Streak, Take Down Sweet Home 49-36 To Open Conference Play

“We’ve Been Waiting A Long Time To Show Everybody What We’re Made Of”, West Albany Establishes Themselves As 5A Threats With A Win Over Crescent Valley

Corvallis -- In a loaded Mid-Willamette Conference that features Silverton, Corvallis, West Albany, Crescent Valley, Lebanon, and South Albany, the West Albany Bulldogs entered conference action looking to establish themselves as contenders as opposed to pretenders. The young team came out struggling against seasoned Crescent Valley, but they pulled through and picked up a signature … Continue reading “We’ve Been Waiting A Long Time To Show Everybody What We’re Made Of”, West Albany Establishes Themselves As 5A Threats With A Win Over Crescent Valley

Ridgeview Holds Off Cottage Grove 45-37 To Win The SCTC Tournament Girls Championship

Photo: Eric Watkins Stayton -- 5A's Ridgeview faced off with 4A foe Cottage Grove on Saturday night in the SCTC Tournament Girls Bracket Championship at Stayton High School. Entering the evening, both schools had completely different paths in terms of difficulty to the championship match. Ridgeview torched Warrenton 42-19 and defeated host Stayton 40-31 Friday … Continue reading Ridgeview Holds Off Cottage Grove 45-37 To Win The SCTC Tournament Girls Championship

Mia Rust’s Game Winner Keeps 4A #1 Philomath Undefeated With A Comeback Victory Over 5A #7 Lebanon

Photo: Eric Watkins Lebanon -- In a New Years Eve showdown in Lebanon, the top ranked Warriors of Philomath looked to keep perfection with a win over 5A #7 Lebanon on the road. Lebanon entered the New Year's Eve showdown sporting a 5-2 record, including a conference opening win over Corvallis. Philomath entered at 8-0 … Continue reading Mia Rust’s Game Winner Keeps 4A #1 Philomath Undefeated With A Comeback Victory Over 5A #7 Lebanon

St. Mary Pulls Away From West Albany 57-43, Advance In The Nike Interstate Shootout

Photo: Eric Watkins Lake Oswego -- Runner-ups to Inglewood (WA) in last year's Nike Interstate Shootout, the St. Mary's Academy Blues entered their opening match with West Albany looking for a bounce back victory after falling to West Salem 46-38 last Friday, taking their first loss after a 3-0 start. West Albany came in looking … Continue reading St. Mary Pulls Away From West Albany 57-43, Advance In The Nike Interstate Shootout

Lebanon Takes Down Century 40-25 Behind A Strong Defensive First Half

Photo: Eric Watkins Hillsboro -- Lebanon entered Thursday's Century/Hillsboro Tournament sporting a 3-1 record, coming off a Mid-Willamette Conference opener victory over Corvallis on December 17th. Century enters the tournament with a 3-3 record, with a win over Lake Oswego coming from their last match on Friday. The Jaguars struggled offensively in the first half, … Continue reading Lebanon Takes Down Century 40-25 Behind A Strong Defensive First Half