The Siuslaw Viking wrestling team went up against a host of 3A team champions in La Pine yesterday, though both Viking Teams lost, Coach Neil Wartnik says they continue to have a strong showing against tough opponents. Wartnik named Macali Lade, Abby Riggs and Jane Lacouture for the girls and Joel Sissel, Jacob Mann, Mason Buss, and Dayne Muller for the boys. He says they are focused for the Nick Lutz Memorial Tournament coming up at Siuslaw on Saturday.
The Siuslaw Vikings are ready to head to La Pine tomorrow to face the Hawks. The Hawk boys are 5-9 overall and 0-3 in league play while the Vikings are 1-1 in league and 6-8 overall. The Viking girls are 0-2 in league while La Pine is 0-3. The boys will be up first at 6pm. KCST will cover the game beginning at 5:45 on Friday.
The desert comes to Oregon this evening with 2 arizona teams facing the Ducks and Beavers. Arizona will be in Corvallis to take on the beavers with an 8pm tip-off and a 7:30 pregame on KCFM. The Ducks face Arizona State with a 6 pm tip off and a 5:30 pregame on KCST.