The South Medford boys take out Roseburg in a close battle while Grants Pass continues to roll against Crater. Plus, our Game of the Week features the experienced Eagle Point Eagles versus the youth of Hidden Valley.
MEDFORD, Ore. — The Southern Oregon Subaru Christmas Classic tipped off on Thursday at Cascade Christian, with the host team winning a thriller over Ashland 66-63. Other featured games include the defending 4A champs Mazama taking on Dayton, the Vikings and Pirates boys and the Ashland/Cascade Christian girls.
MERLIN, Ore. — The North Valley Knights lost their first game in almost two years on Monday, with a 72-47 defeat to the Crater Comets. The Comets jumped out in front early and never looked back, leading by 12 at the half. It’s Crater’s first win of the season in three tries, the Knights drop … Continue reading »
MEDFORD, Ore. – North Medford looked sluggish and out-of-sync in the first half of Sunday’s non-league game against Wilson. The second half was a different story. The Black Tornado were led by 20 points from Tristen Holmes as they outscored the Trojans 38-21 in the final 16 minutes. The game was originally scheduled for Saturday … Continue reading »
PHOENIX, Ore. – Tyson Morris is entering his second year as the starting point guard for the Phoenix Pirates. He already made an impact last year being named 2nd team All-Skyline Conference, but Tyson is about much more than basketball. The Phoenix Pirates know point guards. Following Alex Young’s extraordinary career with the Pirates, Tyson … Continue reading »
CORVALLIS, Ore. – The OSAA 4A basketball state semifinals feature games between the North Valley boys and La Salle Prep as well as the Mazama girls and Cascade. Those highlights and postgame interviews are included.
South Medford roughs up Southridge 78-39 to advance to the 6A State Tournament for the third straight year. Mazama is also making its third straight trip to States after beating Sisters. St. Mary’s falls to Valley Catholic in the 3A Championship.
MERLIN, Ore. – Most high school programs go through ups and downs as talent comes and goes. It’s rare, though, that you see the kind of swing that’s happened at North Valley. In 2009, the Knights went 0-21. “Five years ago we had some kids that played basketball,” head coach Jeff Nelson said, “but you … Continue reading »
South Medford dominates North Medford to stay perfect in conference. North Valley and Henley will meet in the boys Skyline Conference Championship, while Phoenix will challenge Mazama in the girls. Cascade Christian wins the SCL Championship.
Games include Klamath Union/North Valley girls and boys, Hidden Valley/Phoenix girls and boys, Roseburg/South Medford girls, Eagle Point/Ashland girls and boys, Grants Pass/Crater girls, Chiloquin/St. Mary’s girls and boys and Lakeview/Rogue River boys.