Viks Scrape by Marshfield; Viking Soccer; Lady Ducks to Meet Georgia; OSU Women Out of Tourney

Viks Scrape by Marshfield

The Lady Viks were on the court last night to take on Marshfield.  They handled the first set in dominant fashion with a 25-10 game and then the battle began with the next 4 sets going back and forth.  Coach Ashley Cole said the team fought for every point.  Cole said the girls brought out their best.

“Desi had the best match of the year so far with 17 kills and 2 blocks, Kya had 10 kills and one block, Hailey Outlaw really showed up for us especially when we needed her she had 8 kills and one block.”

Cole says it is the first time in Kya Blake’s career at Siuslaw that the Vikings were able to defeat Pirates.  Final score 25-10, 22-25, 25-23, 21-25, 15-10.  The Vikings face Elmira on Thursday.

Viking Soccer

The Siuslaw Viking varsity Soccer team played their final home game against the Marshfield Pirates last night, Coach Londi Tomaro says even though the game went down as a 6-1 loss, she says the teams ability to work the ball around the field has really improved.  Tomaro says the Vikings only broke into the box 4 times during the game but managed one goal.  The Vkings meet Junction City on Thursday.

Lady Ducks to Meet Georgia

On Monday night in San Antonio the Oregon Duck women handed South Dakota a 67-47 defeat to advance to the sweet 16 in the women’s NCAA Tournament.  The Ducks will face Georgia tomorrow at 12 noon pacific time.

OSU Women Out of Tourney

The Oregon State women will not be advancing after a 59-42 loss to the University of South Carolina.  Although the Beavers held the gamecocks to just 6 points in the final minutes they couldn’t rebound from the deficit.  Beavers shot just 31% from the field.