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Two state titles for Viks

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
At the close of last weekend's OSAA 4A state track and field meet at U of O's historic Hayward Field in Eugene, Siuslaw took away some of its own bit of history with two individual state titles and a new school record.

Registration for Cape Mountain run now open

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
Registration is now open for the 2016 Cape Mountain 10-mile and 4-mile trail runs to be held June 11.
First held in 2003, the event has become a favorite for trail runners from around Oregon, drawing nearly 100 participants annually.
Contestants of all levels are welcome, including hikers.

Pool called to Viking football helm

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016
With the announcement that long-time Viking football head coach Tim Dodson was retiring at the end of the year, Siuslaw players and fans have been left with the question of who would next blow the coaching whistle.
And while there were signs pointing to assistant coach Jamin Pool toward the end of last season, with Pool leading the sidelines during

Sailors show well at state meet

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016
During the first day of OSAA 1A state track competition at Hayward Field at the University of Oregon in Eugene, four members of Mapleton's track team landed among the top 10 in four events on Thursday.
The day's top individual finish for the Sailors came from junior Mountain West League pole vaulter district champion Hunter Simington, who cleared 12 feet

Trout fishing opens Sunday in many areas

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016
SALEM -- Trout fishing enthusiasts can turn their attention to Oregon's rivers and streams tomorrow, May 22, when many of the state's moving waters open for retention of trout.
Dozens of rivers and streams, including some of the state's lesser known and explored tributaries, will open for trout fishing.

Outstanding local prep athletes to be honored June 3

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016
Forty-one athletes from Siuslaw and Mapleton high schools will be honored Friday, June 3, during the fifth annual Athletic Recognition, Evening of Excellence at Siuslaw High School.
The event is organized and co-sponsored by the Sports Club, a group of area businesses that promote the Athlete of the Week in the Siuslaw News and on Coast Radio each week during

Lady Sailors claim first district track title

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
When Mapleton track coach Aaron Longo was approached by teammates Alyssa Richards, Hannah Rodet, Erin Michael and Clarissa Triebskorn about forming a 4x400-meter relay team for district competition, he was left scratching his head.
It was the final practice heading into last weekend's 1A Special District 1 league championships.
Kind of late to start thinking about putting a relay team

SHS track nabs 16 state slots

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
In spite of Marshfield's ability to platoon athletes into multiple events during last weekend's Far West District championships at Douglas High School, the Pirates held to a slim 1-point advantage over Siuslaw's girls track team after the first day of competition last Friday.
Thanks to their strength on the track, particularly in the distance races and sprints, the Lady Vikings

Leaving the huddle

Posted: Friday, May 13th, 2016
Walking from his coach's office to Hans Petersen Field on a sunny Monday morning, Tim Dodson balances his coffee in one hand while, in the other, he cradles a worn, leather football covered with signatures. Among them:
Jordan Rainwater
Kody Thrall
Jacob Mitchell
Coach Delbert Reavis.
Ten years ago, it became the second state championship football Dodson ever held.

Viks split final Far West matchups with Lancers

Posted: Friday, May 13th, 2016
SHS: 4 SUHS: 1

SHS: 6 SUHS: 9

Tuesday marked the end of the season for Siuslaw's softball and baseball programs, with the Lady Viks hosting a 4-1 win during the team's senior night. Before the game, parents, team members and fans took time to recognize Anna Stonelake, Nicole Gordon, Hannah Bartlett, Anna Petras

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