Liz Harry had 14 kills; Chelsea Simington contributed 20 assists as the Mapleton Sailors powered past Alsea in three games last night on the volleyball court. That leaves the Sailors at two-and-two in Mountain West League play headed into a home match tomorrow against Lowell.
In non-league play, Reedsport fell in three close-fought games to Creswell, 24-26, 23-25, and 16-23. The Braves return to conference play tomorrow at Myrtle Point.
Coming up on the court tonight, the Siuslaw Vikings will open up Far West play at home against Sutherlin at six.
Football Polls Place Siuslaw 2nd Again
The week three 4A football poll has the Siuslaw Vikings ranked number two for the third time; this week behind Gladstone. Philomath is third followed by Klamath Union, Cascade and Baker. Last year’s 4A champion, La Salle fell from #2 to seven after suffering their second loss in three games. Three teams enter the top ten for the first time, North Valley, Hidden Valley and North Marion at eight-nine-and-ten. North Bend, Newport and Douglas each received votes but are unranked.
|1. Gladstone (8)||(3-0)||89||1|
|2. Siuslaw (1)||(2-0)||82||T2|
|7. La Salle Prep||(1-2)||35||T2|
|8. North Valley||(3-0)||21||NR|
|9. Hidden Valley||(3-0)||16||NR|
|10. North Marion||(2-0)||10||NR|
Others receiving votes: 11, Banks 7. 11, Central 7. 13, Cottage Grove 6. 13, North Bend 6. 15, Newport 4. 16, Douglas 3. 17, Sweet Home 1. 17, Tillamook 1.
Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.