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Football recap

PLEASANT HILL 25, SALEM ACADEMY 10 What2Know: The Billies hosted Salem Academy in a Saturday morning game, and took care of business in a smoky home opener. A team that didn’t win all of last season now starts this one 2-0. Pleasant Hill’s defense was able to force multiple Crusader[Read More…]

Fall sports recap

Volleyball ■ No. 15 Thurston won two road games, defeating North Salem 3-1 and Ashland 3-0. ■ Springfield had two tough, hard-fought losses. The Millers fell in four sets to No. 12 Marist Catholic, and three sets to Mountain View. ■ No. 8 Pleasant Hill handled 15th-ranked La Pine in[Read More…]

The week ahead: Football

Creswell Bulldogs vs. Corbett Cardinals Game facts: 7 p.m. at Creswelll … Bulldogs (1-1); Cardinals (0-2). What2Know: The Bulldogs were shut out last week by a talented Santiam Christian team. They should have a great chance to bounce back this week in their last non-conference game of the season against[Read More…]

The week ahead: fall sports

VOLLEYBALL ■ Second-ranked Creswell will look to stay undefeated with a tough week ahead. The Bulldogs host #3 Siuslaw tonight before playing the Salem Academy tournament Saturday. Creswell then returns home on Monday to face #7 Sisters.  ■ Ninth-ranked Pleasant Hill will travel to Harrisburg Monday before returning home to[Read More…]

Fall Sports Recaps

RESULTS VOLLEYBALL Tuesday, Aug. 30■ Pleasant Hill def. Cottage Grove 3-0 (25-17, 25-15, 25-9)■ Corvallis def. Springfield 3-1 (24-26, 25-12, 26-24, 25-21)■ Creswell def. Coquille 3-1 (20-25, 25-19, 25-10, 25-22)■ Creswell def. Lowell 3-0 (25-19, 25-19, 1-0)Thursday, Sept. 1■ Creswell def. Cottage Grove 3-0 (25-13, 25-14, 25-13)■ Lakeridge def. Thurston[Read More…]

Football Recaps

CRESWELL BULLDOGS 47, JEFFERSON LIONS 7 What2Know:The Bulldogs won at Jefferson for the second year in a row, and dominated on both sides of the ball Friday. Creswell recorded 309 yards of total offense and six interceptions for the defense. Creswell took an early lead, scoring 21 points in the[Read More…]

The Main Event

Pleasant Hill Billies at Creswell Bulldogs Game Facts: Girls volleyball, Thursday, Sept. 8, 6:30 p.m. at Creswell What2Know: A battle of undefeated ranked teams meet in a Mountain Valley Conference match.. The Bulldogs beat the Billies both times last season. The Bulldogs went on to the state semifinals, while the[Read More…]

The week ahead: Football

Thurston (0-1) at Summit (0-1) Game facts: 7:15 p.m. in Bend What2Know:The Colts lost a heartbreaker last week to Wilsonville, but they don’t have time to wallow over that loss as they have another tough matchup at Summit, a team that reached the 6A quarterfinals last season before moving down[Read More…]