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CRESWELL AT LA PINE ■ Game facts: 7 p.m. Thursday at La Pine, 51633 Coach Rd. … Bulldogs (5-3); Hawks (7-1)■ What2Know: After Creswell’s messy win at Pleasant Hill, the Bulldogs travel to face the top team in the Mountain Valley Conference. As the Bulldogs lost to Sisters, and therefore[Read More…]

Football recaps

THURSTON 54, WILLAMETTE 0 What2Know: If there was any doubt that Thurston would be contenders again come playoff time, it was squashed on Friday night. The Colts hosted a solid Willamette team and ran them off the field thanks to 35 first-quarter points. Thurston outgained Willamette 425 to -10 in[Read More…]

THE WEEK AHEAD: Fall sports

VOLLEYBALL ■ No. 2 Pleasant Hill heads into the playoffs as one of the favorites. The Billies have a bye and will host on Saturday against the winner of the Vale/Siuslaw first-round game. Pleasant Hill is 2-0 against Siuslaw, but has not played Vale this year.■ No. 7 Creswell earned[Read More…]

Results / schedules

VOLLEYBALL Tuesday, Oct. 18■ Creswell def. La Pine 3-2 (25-16, 25-17, 27-29, 21-25, 15-8)■ Marist def. Cottage Grove 3-0 (25-13, 25-12, 25-18)Wednesday, Oct. 19■ Thurston def. Springfield 3-2 (25-18, 21-25, 25-15, 20-25, 15-13)Thursday, Oct. 20■ Creswell def. Elmira 3-0 (25-6, 25-11, 25-22)■ Pleasant Hill def. Siuslaw 3-2 (25-19, 19-25, 25-22,[Read More…]

Live Postseason Updates

*As The Chronicle is a weekly publication and playoff updates happen at different times, this page will serve as the official Chronicle playoff page. Posted here will be postseason schedules, links to OSAA brackets, results and recaps. Brackets and Schedules will stay at the top, with results and recaps below[Read More…]

Results / schedules

VOLLEYBALL Tuesday, Oct. 11 Thurston def. Willamette 3-0 (25-7, 25-14, 25-10) Springfield def. Ashland 3-1 (25-18, 20-25, 25-17, 25-23) Wednesday, Oct. 12 Pleasant Hill def. Harrisburg 3-2 (25-14, 25-22, 22-25, 22-25, 15-1) Junction City def. Cottage Grove 3-1 (25-14, 20-25, 25-16, 27-25) Thursday, Oct. 13 N Eugene def. Thurston 3[Read More…]

Veteran players lead Thurston

SPRINGFIELD – If one looks at the Thurston girls soccer roster, the number of veteran players jumps out. If you watch them play, that experience shows even more. The Colts, ranked fourth in the state in Class 5A, have six seniors on the team, and they lead a disciplined, talented,[Read More…]

Football Recaps

Stayton 55, Cottage Grove 17■ What2Know: Cottage Grove fell to 0-7 on Friday at home in the team’s Hall of Fame game. While Cottage Grove’s defense continues to struggle, the offense was clicking in the first half thanks to sophomore Nathin Lemon taking over the starting quarterback position. The Lions[Read More…]