SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — On the morning a group of Jefferson High School boys basketball players reportedly were suspended from Saturday night’s state championship game against Churchill High School, Springfield Police responded to a report of “menacing” involving players. Sgt. Russ Boring said an employee at the Hilton Garden Inn on Gateway St. thought one of … Continue reading »
Championship Saturday featured teams from across Western Oregon at the 6A, 5A and 4A levels. Since the OSAA moved to six classes, no team from the Eugene/Springfield area has won the 6A state title. The Sheldon Irish were looking to break that trendwith a win against West Linn. In 5A boys, Churchill and Jefferson met … Continue reading »
For the January 31 edition of the Roundball Wrap, see highlights from 13 games, including a very special RBW Game of the Night between Luke Jackson’s Northwest Christian and Oregon Tech as OIT head coach Danny Miles went for career win No. 1,000. Jake Zivin and Erik Elken also have a dozen prep highlights plus … Continue reading »
High school basketball season is underway. For the first Roundball Wrap of 2014, watch highlights from 11 games from around Western Oregon, including our Game of the Week between Churchill and Central Catholic. Jake Zivin and Erik Elken kick off our 2014 prep basketball coverage with scores as well.
Springfield forward Mercedes Russell: WNBA Champion Maya Moore: Springfield head coach Bill Wagner: Courtesy: Fleishman-Hillard Inc. SPRINGFIELD, Ore.– In its 28th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, in collaboration with USA TODAY High School Sports, today announced Mercedes Russell of Springfield High School (Springfield, Ore.) as its 2012-13 Gatorade … Continue reading »