Forced out as the head football coach at Eagle Point High in January, Jacob Schauffler wasn't sure what direction he would go in the early aftermath...
For the week ending Jan. 6
Tamika Funk, Butte Falls girls basketball
The senior guard just missed a triple-double with 20 points, 11 rebounds and nine steals in a 45-25 Mountain Valley League win over Trinity Lutheran.
James McCoy, Eagle Point wrestling
The senior had three pins among his four victories in winning the 152-pound title at the Rogue Valley Championships, leading the Eagles to the team title. He scored an 8-0 major decision in the championship match.
Micah Neufeld, Rogue Valley Adventist boys basketball
The senior guard made 14 of 23 shots to score a career-high 32 points and added seven rebounds to lead the Red Tail Hawks to a 74-39 Mountain Valley League win over Gilchrist.
Emily Roldan, Rogue River girls basketball
The senior forward had 27 points, eight rebounds and five steals to lead the Chieftains in a 64-51 nonconference setback to Bonanza.
Connor Vinyard, St. Mary’s boys basketball
Freshman post Connor Vinyard had 22 points, eight rebounds, six blocks and two steals for St. Mary’s in a 55-52 nonconference defeat to Lost River.