HSSZ: The week ahead

THE MAIN EVENTS■ Pleasant Hill welcomes 18 other teams, including Cottage Grove, Creswell and Springfield to the King of the Hill tournament on Saturday. Head coaches Dahn Nikitins (PH), Rich Herzog (CG), Jeff Cardwell (CHS) and Chase Wells (SHS) will all want good performances in front of a crowd that’s[Read More…]

HSSZ: Recaps

GIRLS BASKETBALL ■ Springfield: Springfield finished its road trip to Arizona for the Nike Tournament of Champions. After falling to Christ the King of New York last Monday, the Millers lost a close game 38-33 to Salpointe Catholic of Arizona. Danaeja Romero-Ah Sam had 12 points, 3 rebounds and 2[Read More…]

HSSZ: The week ahead

GIRLS BASKETBALL Cottage Grove Lions: 3-6, ranked #31■ In the bonus: The Lions travel 90 minutes north to the Stayton Holiday Classic Wednesday-Friday of this week. Cottage Grove matched up with No. 5 Stayton last night, and its opponent tonight depends on that result. The Lions have benefitted recently from[Read More…]

HSSZ The week ahead: Basketball

GIRLS BASKETBALL PIERRE WEIL / CHRONICLE PHOTOPleasant Hill’s Shyanne Fenley (3) extends for a lay-up in the team’s win over Blanchet Catholic last week. Springfield Millers: 4-2, ranked #8■ In the bonus: Springfield plays in its final consolation bracket game at the Nike Tournament of Champions in Arizona today before[Read More…]

HSSZ: Winter sports recaps

BOYS BASKETBALL Hanson ■ Cottage Grove Lions: Cottage Grove had a busy week, beating Sisters 73-56 last Tuesday before traveling to the Seaside High School Tournament on Thursday-Saturday. There the Lions went 1-2, falling to Elma HS of Washington 59-49 and Madras 50-41 before beating Rochester of Washington 63-55.■ Creswell[Read More…]