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South's Bartlett falls short at state tourney

BEAVERTON — Kelsey Bartlett took care of business for South Medford in the opening round before being eliminated in the second round of the Class 6A girls tennis state tournament at Tualatin Hills Tennis Center on Thursday.



Locals have 'second' helpings at state
Locals have 'second' helpings at state

EUGENE — There was a run on second-place finishes by local athletes at the Class 3A track and field state championships Thursday at Hayward Field, and none of the runners-up fretted about not being first.

Perhaps because most of them...


Crater’s Oshiro disqualified after reporting error

If ever there was a roller-coaster ride of emotions for the Crater girls golf program, it came Monday during the first round of play in the Class 5A state tournament at Trysting Tree Golf Club in Corvallis.

At first glance, the Comets appeared...


North nets second title in three years

North Medford senior pitchers Colton Westfall and Jordan Ragan combined for 21 strikeouts and only one walk in leading the Black Tornado to a Southwest Conference-ending sweep of Thurston in baseball action Saturday.

Westfall struck out 10 with...


Crusaders edge Challengers on Day 1 of district

BLUE RIVER — After a season of coming up short against its cross-town rival, the St. Mary’s boys golf team put its best foot forward Monday to take the early lead over Cascade Christian at the Class 3A/2A/1A boys golf Special District 4...


Crater's Oshiro takes girls district lead

REDMOND — Kiana Oshiro came through for the Crater girls golf team in a big way in the first round of the Class 5A Special District 2 tournament at Eagle Crest Resort Thursday.

Oshiro, last season’s runner-up in the Class 6A state...


Wheeler's hit boosts Challengers

Cascade Christian routed Illinois Valley in the first game of a Southern Cascade League baseball doubleheader at U.S. Cellular Community Park Friday, then reverted to its old ways in eking out a Game-2 win.

The Challengers took the opener, 14-1...


Yreka's late homer sinks Eagles

YREKA, Calif. — Ryan Lorenz provided enough seventh-inning run support to rally the Eagle Point baseball team and even the score with Yreka on Thursday.

But after Lorenz tied it 6-all for the Eagles in the nonleague game, Yreka leadoff...


Crater crushes Ashland in MWL tilt

CENTRAL POINT — Crater took a different approach to the batter’s box on Tuesday and reaped immediate rewards in a stunning 23-2, five-inning win over Ashland in Midwestern League softball at Crater High.

The Comets (6-12, 5-6 MWL)...

Challengers rally to beat St. Mary's

Joel McLemore drove in the winning run in the seventh inning and Cascade Christian rallied from a four-run deficit to defeat St. Mary's, 7-6, in a battle of Southern Cascade League baseball leaders Tuesday at U.S. Cellular Community...

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Comets’ surge is one to be admired

When you’re on a winning team, it’s easy to maintain your competitive spirit.

Practices become more tolerable, gearing up for...