After an inspired second-half finish to action, Sherman coach Bill Blevins is hoping for a better beginning and an even better ending to Saturday’s non-league football game at Redmond High School.
Volleyball coach holding out hope that this group can catch fire; Rangers notch another sweep
Hannah Wallis had 16 assists, Kilee Hoylman checked in with 15 digs and the trio of Sierra Watson, Kathryn Bradford and Bailey LeBreton dropped a combined 16 kills, as The Dalles volleyball team lost its first road match of the season in three games to Ridgeview Thursday in Redmond.
Volleyball team serves at 92 percent in home sweep over Ione
The Lady Redsides converted 92 percent of their serves with 14 aces, and dropped 21 kills on 58 of 67 swings to sweep the defending Big Sky Conference champion Cardinals in a league matchup played Thursday in Maupin.
Football team hopes to keep momentum going Friday; Dufur prepped and ready for Falls City
Coming off a shutout win last week, The Dalles football team is looking forward to building on its momentum heading into Friday’s home opener at Sid White Field.
Giselle Manzo scored six goals and had three assists in a pair of games against Redmond and Jefferson last week, including a career-high five goals and an assist in leading the Riverhawks to a 9-0 triumph at Redmond, and a one goal, two-assist performance to lead her team to a 7-0 home win over Jefferson on Thursday Sept. 1.
Redsides helped by 87-percent rate from service line
The South Wasco County volleyball team served at a season-high 87 percent and the Lady Redsides won their third consecutive non-tournament match Tuesday in three games over Sherman to kick of Big Sky Conference action in Moro.
TD soccer team cannot find its groove in 4-0 setback
Tuesday at Discovery Field in The Dalles, the Riverhawks misfired on five point-blank scoring opportunities and Mac-Hi broke open a 1-0 halftime lead with three second-half goals to secure a 4-0 win.
TD football allows just 16 yards in 14-0 road victory; SWC football loses to Mapleton
Senior quarterback Dominique Seufalemua threw for 79 yards and two touchdowns, the rushing attack garnered 94 yards and the defense held Madras to 16 total yards, none passing, in a 14-0 road victory Friday in Madras.
Huskies erase 20-0 halftime deficit, but loses, 36-34
Sherman battled back from a 20-0 halftime deficit and outscored Crane by a 34-16 margin in the final 24 minutes of action, but a two-point conversion pass with 33 seconds left in regulation fell short, as the Mustangs held on for a 36-34 victory Friday at Dufur High School.
In their first game, The Dalles Riverhawks had Giselle Manzo enjoying a career-day with five goals. Thursday in The Dalles, all-league senior midfielder Brooke McCall had her chance to shine, as she scored five goals and added an assist to lead the Riverhawks to a 7-0 trouncing of Jefferson.
Coaches bring sense of pride, hope to football team
MAUPIN – For three years, Dawson Herlocker has been a part of the foundation for the South Wasco County football team. As he approaches his senior year, the veteran now takes on the responsibility of being one of the voices in the locker room, showing leadership to a roster of 16 players, seven underclassmen, at the start of the 2016 campaign.
Coming off solid 2015, SWC aims for a bigger stage
MAUPIN – Last season was magical for head coach Donna Barton and the South Wasco County volleyball squad. The Lady Redsides won 16 matches and 54 sets overall, finished third in district and advanced to a second-round state playoff match for the first time since 2005.
Manzo, Lopez and Bonham lead offensive charge for TD
Aldo Manzo, Pedro Lopez and Brandon Bustamante each scored goals, but it was the stout play of the Riverhawk defensive quartet of Bustamante, Andy Lopez, Julian Quintan and Miguel Aguilar that held Redmond without a shot on goal in a 3-0 The Dalles boys’ soccer victory Tuesday at home.
Skill is there, but Huskies are focused on conquering mental game
MORO – Talent and skill can only take a team so far. It is the mental side of the game that can be a slippery slope. For senior tailback Maverick Winslow, that was one of the biggest aspects he felt the Sherman Husky football team needed to adjust in order to make a state title run.
Senior scores career-high five goals in team’s 9-0 win
Giselle Manzo scored five goals and Emma Weir added two, as The Dalles girls’ soccer team jumped out to a 5-0 halftime lead and cruised to a 9-0 victory over Redmond Tuesday in varsity action at Redmond High School.