Winning the Southern Cascade League title seemed like a pretty bold goal this spring considering the recent history of the Cascade Christian...
Dylan Wu had a hand in both North Medford goals as the Black Tornado ice hockey squad topped Klamath Falls 2-0 at The RRRink on Friday.
Wu scored in the opening period on an assist from Wyatt Spence for the Black Tornado (3-9), which will head into next week's playoffs as the fourth seed out of five teams. The Ice Hawks finished in fifth place.
Black Tornado freshman Mario Filippi scored his first career goal on a set up from Wu in the third period to seal the victory.
Freshman goalie Calvinn Casaday recorded his first shutout of the season and had 24 saves.
GRANTS PASS 39, NORTH MEDFORD 36 — At Grants Pass, Grants Pass won the Southern Oregon Hybrid match on Thursday.
TEAM SCORES — Grants Pass 39, North Medford 36.
106 — Austin Mitchell, NM wins by forfeit; 113 — Casey Coulter, GP def. Tyler Pearson, flagrant misconduct; 120 — Nate Allemand, GP, pinned Nico Baldovino, 2:39; 126 — Matt Hogan, NM, pinned Mason Roddy, 1:15; 132 — Tyler Crist, NM, pinned Matt Solar, 1:29.
138 — Nick Grow, GP, tech. fall Colby Deskins, 15-0; 145 — Luke Collins, GP, wins by forfeit; 152 — Kenny Terry, GP. wins by forfeit; 160 — Aaron Perez, GP, dec. Dom Barnett, 14-5.
170 — Emanuel Begay, NM, wins by forfeit; 182 — Ryan Shean, GP, def. Ried Shipley, 5-1; 195 — Chad Lowe, GP, dec. Kaden Johnson, 7-1; 220 — Jacob Kasper, NM, wins by forfeit; 285 — Marlon Campos, NM, pinned Manuel Davila, GP, 1:09.