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TEAM SCORES (Top 10) — Roseburg 234, David Douglas 170, North Medford 116, McMinnville 111, Glencoe 92, Sunset 87, Sprague 85, Century 64.5, Barlow 64, West Linn 59.5.


Twice as nice
Twice as nice

PORTLAND — Given the way things are going these days, North Medford’s wrestlers better hope head coach Phillip Lopez doesn’t hire many heavyweight assistants.

For the second year in a row, North Medford crowned an individual...


Crater, North lead charge at state
Crater, North lead charge at state

PORTLAND — Crater was perfect, North Medford nearly duplicated the feat and Phoenix wasn’t far off Friday during their respective quarterfinals at the wrestling state tournament here at the Memorial Coliseum.

With the clutch...


Huge rally lifts North over Roseburg

ROSEBURG — North Medford came up with a stunning two-minute blitz, scoring 17 unanswered points and rallying for a 55-50 Southwest Conference boys basketball victory over Roseburg Tuesday to end league play.

The Black Tornado (20-4, 11-3...


Tornado out to prove itself at state

Wading through a wrestling conference dominated by top-ranked Roseburg, which has won six of the last eight Class 6A state titles, staying confident can be challenging.


Runner-up North crowns four champs in SWC

GRANTS PASS — North Medford put its best foot forward Saturday but it simply wasn’t enough to derail Roseburg in the Indians' bid for yet another Southwest Conference district championship at Grants Pass High.

The Black Tornado...


Shepherd brings home second in state 50 freestyle
Shepherd brings home second in state 50 freestyle

GRESHAM — Betting on bulk paid off for Phoenix sophomore Ethan Shepherd.

Local swimmers land spots in state finals

GRESHAM — Phoenix's Ethan Shepherd and St. Mary's Olivia Dow had the best results during state championship preliminary swimming action at Mt. Hood Community College Aquatic Center on Friday.

Shepherd, a junior, was first in the 50-yard...

North second entering SWC semifinals

GRANTS PASS — The North Medford wrestling team advanced 12 into today's semifinals with quarterfinal victories during the opening day of the Southwest Conference district championships at Grants Pass High Friday.

North slides by Sheldon
North slides by Sheldon

Tenth-ranked North Medford was efficient on offense and utilized 18 turnovers by Sheldon to gradually pull away in a battle of teams tied for third place in the Southwest Conference boys basketball standings Friday.

Nine Black Tornado players...

North Medford High School

Regular District
Sourthern Oregon Hybrid Conference
Black Tornado
Black and Red
Public School
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1900 N Keeneway Dr., Medford, OR 97504
School Phone
(541) 842-3670
School Fax
(541) 842-5338
School Web Page
School District
Medford Sd #549c
Phil Long
Ron Beick
Athletic Director
Tim Sam
Athletic Director Secretary
Julie Strange
Activities Director
Ralph Burrelle

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St. Mary’s, Cascade Christian meet with state berth at stake

It took the St. Mary’s boys basketball program a span of nine years between victories over Class 3A rival Cascade...