Vikings Play Tough
The Siuslaw Vikings were a minute 12 away from victory when a late touchdown from LaPine gave the hawks the lead. Siuslaw’s Elijah Blankenship, Brayden Thornton and Camp Lacouture all scored touchdowns in the game and Skyler Loomis tagged on 3 2-point conversions to give the Vikings 24. Coast Radio announcer Bob Sneddon said the game was a well fought game. The Hawks won out 26-24. The Vikings face 3A Champions Santiam Christian this Friday at 7pm.
The Mapleton Sailors were on the field Saturday against Chiloquin. The Sailors routed the Panthers 52-20…
Ducks Take Season in Pac-12
The Oregon Ducks and the Oregon State Beavers were on the court Sunday, and the Ducks easily handled the Oregon State Beavers taking the contest 80-67 with all 5 starters in double figures. Senior guard Will Richardson led the field with 22. The Ducks shot over 57 percent from the field and Richardson was 6 of 7 from 3-point range. The win put the Ducks as back to back champs in the Pac-12 for the regular season. The official Pac-12 tournament begins on Thursday.
Stanford Drops Beavers
The Stanford women outgunned the OSU Beavers on Friday to take the Pac-12 title. The Cardinal handily defeated the beavers 79-45. The beavers managed only 3 free throws in the game and were a dismal 31% from the field.
This Saturday there will be a field day at miller Park. Organizers are looking for volunteers to help prepare the fields for the upcoming baseball and softball season. The event will begin at 10 am.