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...
Three Ashland High head coaches have resigned and another is taking a season off, AHS athletic director Karl Kemper announced Monday.
Sarah Kapple's best days as a runner should be in front of her.
St. Mary's junior guard Emily Alvarez was selected to the Class 3A state basketball first team, while Cascade Christian junior post Alaina Thomson landed second-team honors and St. Mary's sophomore guard Rose Alvarez took home third-team recognition.
Phoenix senior Delanie Tally secured first-team all-conference honors in voting by the Skyline Conference girls basketball coaches.
Three South Medford players were named to boys and girls all-state teams for Class 6A in voting by coaches.
In a record year of voting for starters in the sixth annual Mail Tribune All-Star Basketball Classic, no one's name popped up on more ballots than Cascade Christian's Alex Miller.
With a trophy in her hand, Casie Johnson smiled shyly as the crowd at Kids Unlimited acknowledged her efforts with applause.
If there's a theme with all-star basketball games, it's this: lots of points, little defense.
Voting for starters in the sixth annual Mail Tribune All-Star Basketball Classic is fast and furious, with more than 2,800 responses to our online ballot reached as of Monday evening.
The boys and girls teams have been selected for the sixth annual Mail Tribune All-Star Basketball Classic, and if the credentials of the players are an indication, another exciting evening of high school hoops is in the offing.
St. Mary's and Cascade Christian dominated Southern Cascade Hybrid all-league basketball voting, nearly sweeping all of the player and coach of the year awards.
PORTLAND — Pivotal moments seemed to highlight South Medford's games all season, but the Panthers found themselves on the wrong end of such a moment during Saturday's Class 6A girls basketball state championship.
PORTLAND — Leave it to South Medford's smallest player to come up with the biggest effort during Friday's Class 6A girls basketball state semifinals here at the Rose Garden.
The second-ranked North Valley boys basketball team capped a perfect season with a state championship on Friday night.
PORTLAND — It just takes a little daylight for the South Medford girls basketball team to break a game open and that's exactly what the second-ranked Panthers found to open the second quarter of Thursday's Class 6A state quarterfinals matchup with...
PORTLAND — It was same song, different verse Thursday morning for seventh-ranked South Medford at the Class 6A boys basketball state tournament at the Rose Garden.
CORVALLIS — Keeping the North Valley boys basketball team's state championship hopes and perfect season alive was no easy task in Thursday's Class 4A state semifinal.
PORTLAND — South Medford waited a touch too long to show its true colors Wednesday night here at the Rose Garden and it cost the seventh-ranked Panthers a shot at the Class 6A state semifinals.
Getting back to the state finals might be easier for the defending champs this time around.
As the only two teams to go winless during last year's Class 6A boys basketball state tournament, odds are good that South Medford and Central Catholic will be chomping at the bit when the teams square off tonight in a quarterfinals matchup at the Rose...
CORVALLIS — After early-season knee surgery, North Valley's Kevin Brazille is rounding into top form at the opportune time.
Eagle Point had the girl and boy players of the year in Class 5A Southern Oregon Hybrid basketball.
At least for the opening four minutes, Southridge did precisely what it wanted and held a 9-8 advantage over No. 2-ranked South Medford in the second round of the Class 6A girls basketball state playoffs.
COOS BAY — Richard Vasey brought a silver linings playbook with him to Marshfield High on Saturday.
NORTH BEND — Cascade Christian's Alex Miller wouldn't be denied in the Class 3A state tournament fourth-place game Saturday.
Nothing worth having ever comes easily, but when you're finally able to secure that elusive prize, there's nothing sweeter.
On one of the brightest stages, the Alvarez sisters shined for the St. Mary's girls basketball team, whose poise was tested in Friday's Class 3A state semifinal game at Marshfield High School in Coos Bay.
COOS BAY — Cascade Christian senior wing Troy Thompson recorded 17 points and 12 rebounds, David Sellers turned in 15 points and eight rebounds and Alex Miller flirted with a triple-double in the Challengers' 77-61 win over De La Salle in a Class...
COOS BAY — When St. Mary's went to its matchup zone defense, Scio was no match for it in the quarterfinals of the Class 3A girls basketball state tournament Thursday at Marshfield High.
Time seemed to freeze as Joci Ellis' game-winning 3-point attempt exited her hands and glided through the heavy gymnasium air.
The chant could've started 90 seconds into Wednesday's first round game between defending champion South Medford and visiting Lakeridge in the Class 6A girls basketball state playoffs.
PORTLAND — Crater had an idea of what to expect entering Wednesday's Class 6A girls basketball state playoff game against St. Mary's Academy.
Cascade Christian boys head basketball coach Brian Morse knows enough about Valley Catholic to draw one major conclusion about his squad's Class 3A state quarterfinal matchup tonight.
The way South Medford head coach Dennis Murphy put it, he and his staff have fulfilled their obligation after guiding the Panthers through their 24 regulation season contests.
CENTRAL POINT — Crater's chances of winning its first boys basketball state playoff game as a Class 6A school took a big hit about three hours before tipoff against the Tigard Tigers when Comets coach John Parent learned that leading scorer Cody...
PORTLAND — Unfortunately for the North Medford boys basketball team, history repeated itself on Tuesday.
North Valley's undefeated run in boys basketball was recently rewarded with a host of all-Skyline Conference honors, including player of the year for senior JJ Chirnside and coach of the year for Jeff Nelson.
The St. Mary's girls basketball team cleared a big hurdle on Saturday.
North Medford senior guard Oshea Bailey went to Oz Fitness on Friday afternoon and worked on his shoulders for an hour or so.
Home cheers amplified with every momentum-swaying steal and score as Cascade Christian rallied from an eight-point deficit in the final four minutes and defeated Creswell, 55-49, in the first round of the Class 3A boys basketball playoffs Friday in the...
From the time they wake up until the time they fall asleep, Emily and Rose Alvarez are never too far from each other.
Conference championships netted the South Medford girls and boys basketball teams top honors in voting by the leagues' coaches.
North Medford's struggles in boys basketball continued Tuesday night.
EAGLE POINT — Eagle Point may have been on a five-game losing streak only two weeks ago, but the Eagles will still have some momentum heading into the state playoffs.
Second-ranked South Medford completed its third straight undefeated league season, defeating Grants Pass, 91-37, in Southern Oregon Hybrid girls basketball Tuesday.
The Rogue Valley Adventist boys basketball team was well represented in Mountain Valley League all-league selections.
It seemed fitting that a momentum-changing 50-50 ball went to South Medford on Saturday night.
A disastrous opening quarter only made St.
Two good quarters did the job for the second-ranked South Medford girls basketball team on Friday.
ROSEBURG — Crater's hopes of tying for the No. 2 spot in Southern Oregon Hybrid boys basketball came to a crashing end Friday.
PHOENIX — Baylee Toney played with a purpose Friday night.
With senior Micah Neufeld as its anchor, the Rogue Valley Adventist boys basketball team thwarted every relentless rally that Triad attempted on Thursday.
South Medford's hockey team captured the Southern Oregon League championship with a come-from-behind, 9-4 victory over North Medford at The RRRink on Thursday.
Both perfectly capable of excelling on their own, Rogue Valley Adventist's Caleb Allen and Micah Neufeld understand how much more effective they can be when working together.
LAKEVIEW — Junior post Alaina Thomson had 23 points, seven rebounds and five steals to help lift Cascade Christian past Lakeview 55-50 in overtime Wednesday in a Southern Cascade Hybrid playoff game.
All things considered, the South Medford boys basketball team wasn't in a sharing mood Tuesday night.
Injury-depleted and looking for answers following four straight losses, North Medford needed somebody to step up against Grants Pass on Tuesday night.