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Lady Sailors clip Eagles

Posted: Friday, Feb 5th, 2016
Mapleton: 30 Eddyville: 7

With 31 steals in the Eagles' nest Tuesday night in Eddyville, the Sailors had plenty of opportunities to score.
And they did.

Viks unable to land Lancers

Posted: Friday, Feb 5th, 2016
SHS girls: 34 SUHS: 41
SHS boys: 28 SUHS: 47

Thursday night's doubleheader at Glen Butler Court didn't go the way either of the Viking teams wanted, at least on the scoreboard.

Vik grapplers ready for final push

Posted: Tuesday, Feb 2nd, 2016
With the regionals little more than two weeks away, Siuslaw's wrestling program is fine tuning its engines to make the most of what has been a solid season so far on the mats.
Between tomorrow and Saturday, the Vikings will spend three days on the mats, with two of those days wrestling at the multi-divisional Cottage Grove Invitational -- one

Siuslaw nearly nabs North Bend

Posted: Tuesday, Feb 2nd, 2016
Siuslaw: 35 N. Bend: 37

For the third time is as many weeks, the Vikings were within reach of an upset, this time over the visiting Bulldogs of North Bend as the Vikings rallied to within a single bucket of sending last Friday's game into overtime.
Aside from a scoreless second period, during which North Bend managed just

Lady Sailors find no answer for Alsea

Posted: Tuesday, Feb 2nd, 2016
Mapleton: 32 Alsea: 53

Though the Lady Sailors came away with a loss at home against Alsea Friday night, coach Jesika Crook was pleased with what she called one of the best offensive performances her team has had this season.

Lady Viks unable to collar wild Dawgs

Posted: Tuesday, Feb 2nd, 2016
Siuslaw: 14 N. Bend: 52

With just three seniors on its team this season, Siuslaw is in a rebuilding year with a team dominated by talented -- but less experienced -- juniors and sophomores.

Viks nab Douglas in nailbiter

Posted: Friday, Jan 29th, 2016
Siuslaw: 47 Douglas: 45

It was a longtime coming, with the Viks getting close with near wins against Marshfield and Brookings in the last two weeks, but the Vikings put it all together Tuesday night on the road at Douglas.
Though Siuslaw hasn't fared well against a man-to-man in the past, the team's confidence gained in recent games

Siuslaw shows well at Sutherlin

Posted: Friday, Jan 29th, 2016
Siuslaw senior 152-pounder Talamoa Tupua and sophomore 113-pounder Ricky Huff came away with tournament titles in their respective brackets during last weekend's Sutherlin Wrestling Classic to lead the Vikings to a second-place finish at the 12-team invitational.
In the title round for the 113-pound crown, it took Huff just 1 minute, 29 seconds to pin Trayson Weidman of cascade Christian.

Lady Viks unable to get drop on Douglas

Posted: Friday, Jan 29th, 2016
Siuslaw: 34 Douglas: 78

Though the Vikings had three players score seven points and managed 11 steals, it wasn't enough to overtake Douglas Tuesday night.
Junior guard Destinie Tatum, senior post Taylor Dotson and freshman wing Annabel Tupua each had seven points, the Vikings only shot 25 percent against the Trojans, making just 11 of 44 attempts from

OSU study focuses on commercial crabbing injuries

Posted: Friday, Jan 29th, 2016
CORVALLIS -- Commercial Dungeness crab fishing on the West Coast is one of the highest risk occupations in the United States, based on fatality rates. But nonfatal injuries in the fishery appear to go largely unreported, a new study from Oregon State University shows.

Sailors teams unable to top Triangle Lake

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 26th, 2016
MHS girls: 26 T. Lake: 46
MHS boys: 37 T. Lake: 65

It was a tale of two halves for the Mapleton girls Friday night, as they played the third place Lakers (6-2) to a virtual stalemate during the first two periods.
Trailing 18-16 entering the half, the Lady Sailors quickly found themselves down 28-16 just four

Viks roll on to state

Modified: Tuesday, Jan 26th, 2016
After nine hours of bowling, both the Siuslaw boys and girls teams qualified for the annual Oregon State bowling championships during last Sunday's District 4 competition at Firs Bowl in Eugene.
The Lady Vikings qualified by finishing third behind North Bend and district champion Cottage Grove.

Siuslaw teams bounced by Brookings

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 26th, 2016
SHS girls: 27 BHHS: 63
SHS boys: 33 BHHS: 44

The Viking girls took on the Far West League's first place and undefeated (3-0) Bruins at Brookings-Harbor on Friday, where cold shooting kept Siuslaw from closing the gap against the 4A's No. 6-ranked team.
Though junior guard Destinie Tatum had 10 points and nine rebounds, accounting for

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