MORO – Midway through January, both Sherman and South Wasco County have aspirations of postseason play still in place.
Coles, Kaseberg and Justesen combine for 57 points
Feil, Clifford and Clear take wins, as The Dalles posts 10 top-5 finishes
Isaiah Coles scored 18 points and Max Martin tacked on 17 to lead No. 9-ranked Sherman to a 63-26 win over the Mitchell-Spray Loggers Friday night in a Big Sky boys’ basketball clash in Mitchell.
Sixth-ranked Riverhawks use 32-24 second-half run for 47-36 comeback triumph
Stepping back on the hardwood after a stirring win Saturday at the Moda Center in Portland, the South Wasco County Redsides nearly added to their streak Tuesday, but wound up on the short end of a 26-20 loss to Culver in a non-league girls’ basketball game in Maupin. After allowing seven first-half field goals to Culver in the opening half, SWC clamped down and allowed just four over the final 16 minutes of play.
SWC grabs a seaon-high 28 steals in dominant 68-23 win
Mason Bloomster and Jared Davis combined for 47 points to lead No. 1-ranked Horizon Christian to a 71-56 win over No. 9 Sherman Tuesday in a Big Sky Conference boys’ hoops showdown in Hood River.
Playing against a top-5 program in Glencoe with a limited bench, No. 13-ranked The Dalles Riverhawks came close to pulling off the home upset.
The Ione girls’ basketball team went 18 of 25 on free throws and forced Sherman into more than 30 turnovers in a 44-39 comeback win Saturday in Ione.
Hayes, Rager and Morelli hit double digits in victory
Coming off a spirited four-point loss to defending champion Condon-Wheeler at the 1A Hoops Girls’ Basketball Classic, the Dufur Lady Rangers did not leave anything to chance in a 48-29 win over Mitchell-Spray this past Saturday at Spray High School.
Caleb Morris scores 15, as Rangers cruise past Mitchell
Linebarger grabs Freeberry crown, as five The Dalles wrestlers place in Pendleton
Athletes perform at a peak in the second half of 2014
One calendar year can create memories that last a lifetime. Whether it is a last-second shot, a clutch hit, a powerful touchdown or a personal record, the memories stand the test of time. Here are some highlights from the first half of 2014:
Elizabeth McCarty scored a game-high 16 points and Erika Parks added nine to lead the No. 9-ranked Echo Cougars to a 43-13 win over South Wasco County in a non-league girls’ basketball game played Monday night in Maupin.
First-quarter outburst turns tide in Dufur’s 40-27 win
Redside boys connect on 52 percent from floor in a 81-67 drubbing of Echo
Redside basketball team taking on challenge to compete with Big Sky Conference
Senior has a solid time of 1:09.87 in the 100-yard breastroke
The Dalles wrestler secures Adrian Irwin championship
Quick start fuels way in Compass Classic title contest
DUFUR – Playing against South Wasco County presents a challenge for the Dufur Rangers.
Dufur basketball team explodes for a 24-6 third-quarter run in 76-56 home victory
The Stanfield Tigers bolted out of the gates with a 21-10 halftime lead and held off a late South Wasco County rally for a 31-22 win Friday in a girls’ hoops game in Stanfield.
Girl’s hoops team rebounds in second half to post a 40-37 comeback win
The Dalles High Cross Country harriers Jony Nelson, Emily Morin and Avery Cardosi kept their offseason running schedule intact with a tough test.
Linebarger goes 3-1 to score second place; three others win at Muilenburg Classic
15 athletes stake claim to personal records in St. Helens
Boys squad goes 1-1 at Heppner Kickoff Tournament
Girls team shakes off cobwebs in second half, but comes up 10 points short
Conklin, McCall lead way in huge victory over Reynolds
MAUPIN – Tony Holliday may be new to the South Wasco County basketball team, but the senior guard is settling right in. The Redsides erased a five-point, second-half deficit and Holliday gave the Redsides the lead for good at 49-47 with a 3-point shot with two minutes and 16 seconds left in regulation for a 57-54 victory over Perrydale Saturday in boys’ basketball action in Maupin. “I think we
Molly Foreaker posted a double-double with 12 points and 15 rebounds to lead South Wasco County to its first win of the season in a 33-27 girls’ basketball outcome over Portland Lutheran Friday in Portland.
2A Pirates use 27-16 second-half surge to secure a 44-29 road triumph
Down by three points, the Sandy Pioneers had one final possession to try and force overtime. The Dalles defense stepped up to the challenge.
Starting the season with two consecutive losses did not sit right with the South Waco County Redsides. Friday night, they came out with a relentless fury using defense and balanced scoring to defeat Portland Lutheran 77-35 in a non-league boys’ basketball contest Friday in Portland.
Riverhawks come up on short end of 64-42 score
Just because The Dalles girls’ basketball team is playing without all-state athlete Emily Bailey is no reason to believe the talent across the program isn’t just as formidable this year.
Group gets top efforts from Wood, Clifford and Nelson
The Dufur Rangers played their fist game of the season Tuesday and found themselves on the short end.
Second-half comeback bid comes up just short in setback
Barlow jumped out to a 15-4 lead in the opening quarter and slowly kept building on that lead until coming away with a 56-38 victory over The Dalles Tuesday in a non-league boys’ basketball game at Kurtz Gym in The Dalles.
Since playing in the 1A state championship football game on Nov. 29, the Sherman Huskies had seven calendar days to try to work off the rust for the start of basketball.
The 2A Stanfield Tigers got off to a fast start and held on in the second half to secure a 45-35 win over South Wasco County Saturday in a girls’ basketball contest in Maupin.
Stanfield grabs double-digit victories Saturday in Maupin
Duo puts out impressive effort in Oregon City tournament
Sherman gets a pair of wins Saturday in home debuts against 4A Mac-Hi
After fourth-place state finish last year, Dufur basketball team is hoping to build on success