Results: Wally Ciochetti Invitational
On Friday afternoon junior Hannah Rannow set a personal record in the 1500 meter race at the Wally Ciochetti Invitational. Rannow beat her closest competitor by 9 seconds with a time of 4:50.75. Juniors Anne Wartnik and Chloe Madden took first and third respectively in the 3000 meters. Wartnik’s first place time was 11:30.22. the girls 4×400 relay team placed second. Ryan Rendon-Padilla took second place in the javelin behind a 205-02 toss by North Bend’s Ty Hampton with a 188 foot toss. Sophomore Ryan Jennings grabbed a first place finish in the 300 meter hurdles with a personal record time of 42.08.
Results: Toledo Twilight
Mapleton competed in the Toledo Twilight Track and Field tournament over the weekend. Sophomore JJ Neece took first place in the javelin with a personal record toss of 153.09 and also finished first in the Triple jump with a distance of 41 feet and ½ inch.
Friday’s baseball double header in Cottage Grove saw the Vikings drop 2 more as they near the end of the season. In the first game they were tied at 4 all after 5 innings and Siuslaw pitcher Gabe Simington had 12 strikeouts, but Cottage Grove scored three in the bottom of the 6th to come out ahead 7-4. Game two the Vikings were outscored 11-0 in the first two innings and lost 14-3.
In softball the Viking girls took Cottage Grove to school with a strong showing from freshman Bailey Overton. Bailey was 4-6 from the plate with 4 runs scored, 7 RBI’s, 2 singles, a double and a triple with 2 stolen bases. She also walked twice and was hit by a pitch. Coach Sean O’mara said Overton was also key on defense with several plays that supported the wins. Siuslaw won both games. 13-2 and 15-10
The Oregon beavers dropped three straight to Oklahoma State over the weekend making their losing streak the longest of the season at 4. They were shutout Friday 1-0, lost 5-2 on Saturday and 8-7 yesterday. OSU is 28-16 for the season.
The Oregon Ducks dropped their series against Arizona in Tucson. 17-6, 9-8 and 28-7.