Crook county runs fast times in early season meet

Crook county runs fast times in early season meet

Team members set several personal records in season opening home meet

Cowboys split with Panthers

Cowboys split with Panthers

Cowboys take game one 9-6, then fall 11-6 in nightcap

Cowgirls start season with pair of wins

Cowgirls start season with pair of wins

McCormick throws no hitter in season opening win at Redmond, then strikes out 14 in win at...

Cowgirl team loaded with returning talent

Cowgirl team loaded with returning talent

Crook County returns all but one player off of last year's state playoff roster

Greaves earns playing time for Beavers

Greaves earns playing time for Beavers

Crook County graduate plays special teams for Oregon State football team


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March 21, 2017

Cowgirls finish third at Crooked River Ranch

by Lon Austin
Abby Papke takes third overall with a round of 86
March 21, 2017

Cowboys shut out 8-0 by Redmond Panthers

by Lon Austin
Visiting Panthers easily win all eight matches in rout of Cowboys
March 21, 2017

Cowgirls lose tiebreaker, fall to Panthers

by Lon Austin
Both Redmond and Crook County win four matches, but the Panthers win more sets to take tiebreaker


TRIBUNE PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Fans surround the Jefferson Democrats on the court at Chiles Center moments after they won the Class 6A championship boys basketball game against Clackamas, 70-67.
March 13, 2017

2017 Basketball Central: A look back at this year's state…

by Miles Vance
Take a journey through six state title games in Class 4A, 5A and 6A
TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - The Southridge girls basketball team beat Oregon City in the Class 6A state championship for its first state crown since 2010.
March 10, 2017

State tournament high school basketball results are here

by Miles Vance
Southridge girls and Jefferson boys rule at the Class 6A level
LON AUSTIN/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Seniors Keenan Mozingo (left) and Kyle Smith throw the ball during warmups at a recent practice. Mozingo is expected to start in the outfield and pitch for the Cowboys, while Smith should be the team's first baseman. The two seniors are expected to be a major part of the Cowboys' success this coming season.
March 10, 2017

Cowboys look to improve

by Lon Austin
Team hopes to rebound from last year's disappointing season that missed the playoffs
March 10, 2017

Hard work and leadership as keys to success for track team

by Lon Austin
Team strength should be in the middle and longer distances
LON AUSTIN/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Mayson Tibbs practices playing out of a bunker on the ninth hole at Meadow Lakes Golf Course. Tibbs, who finished third at last year's state championships, is expected to once again lead the Cowboys this year.
March 10, 2017

Mayson Tibbs expected to lead Cowboys

by Lon Austin
Exprienced senior should be in contetion for individual title at most tournaments this season, including state championships
LON AUSTIN/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Macy Goehring follows through after a tee shot during a recent practice at Meadow Lakes Golf Course. Goehring is one of two players returning off of last year's state tournament golf team.
March 10, 2017

Cowgirls return just two players from last years varsity team

by Lon Austin
Team still hopes to challenge for regional championship and state playoff berth
LON AUSTIN/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Laura Fraser returns a ball during practice last week. Fraser and doubles partner Gwyneth Ptomey have qualified for the state tournament each of the last two seasons. The pair of seniors are two of the Cowgirls' most experienced players.
March 10, 2017

Cowgirls return most of team

by Lon Austin
Most of last year's Crook County team returns along with a sizeable group of newcomers

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LON AUSTIN/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Moses Freauff serves the ball during a recent practice. Freauff and his brother Alex are among a group of Cowboys who are competing to be the Cowboys' No. 1 doubles team.
Mar 10, 2017

Cowboys lack experience

by Lon Austin
Crook County Cowboys have more players than at any time in recent history, but most are just beginners
PMG PHOTO: JIM BESEDA - Clackamas' Hunter Coyle tries to corral a loose ball during his team's 68-52 win over West Salem in the quarterfinals of the Class 6A boys state basketball tournament at the Chiles Center on Wednesday.
Mar 08, 2017

Tourney Central: State tournament basketball scores are here

by Miles Vance
The Class 6A boys semifinals are Beaverton vs. Jefferson and West Linn vs. Clackamas
LON AUSTIN/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Wyatt Sigman pins an opponent during the state tournament. Sigman was one of just four seniors on the Cowboys' roster.
Mar 07, 2017

Cowboys just miss state title, still look strong for the future

by Lon Austin
Crook County finishes second by a half point at state championship, but looks like the team to beat for next season
PMG PHOTO: JIM BESEDA - La Salle senior guard Aleah Goodman and the top-ranked Falcons may be the best team at any classification in the state of Oregon. They open the Class 5A state tournament against Putnam at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Gill Coliseum in Corvallis.
Mar 06, 2017

Check out our best high school basketball photos from March 4,…

by Miles Vance
The state tournament fields are now set after Saturday's girls hoop results
PMG PHOTO: MILES VANCE - St. Mary's star Bendu Yeaney and the Blues will get a big test in their Class 6A state tournament opener, facing top-ranked Southridge at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Chiles Center.
Mar 06, 2017

Girls state tournaments in Classes 4A, 5A and 6A get into gear…

by Miles Vance
The Class 6A girls tourney opens on Thursday at the Chiles Center
PMG PHOTO: JIM BESEDA - Clackamas senior Matt O'Brien and the third-ranked Cavaliers kick off their Class 6A state tournament when they face West Salem at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Chiles Center.
Mar 06, 2017

Boys state tournaments in Classes 4A, 5A and 6A ready to tip off

by Miles Vance
The Class 6A tilt opens on Wednesday at the Chiles Center
PMG PHOTO: MILES VANCE - St. Mary's senior Bendu Yeaney leaps for a rebound during her team's 59-55 win at West Linn High School in the second round of the Class 6A girls state basketball playoffs on Saturday.
Mar 04, 2017

March 4 high school basketball scores are here

by Miles Vance
Check in and see who's headed to the Class 6A, 5A and 4A girls state hoop tournaments
PMG PHOTO: COREY BUCHANAN - Canby's Mackenzie Lee and the Cougars will try to win their way into the Class 6A state tournament when they play at Oregon City at 7 p.m. tonight.
Mar 04, 2017

State tournament berths up for grabs tonight in Class 6A, 5A, 4A…

by Miles Vance
Tonight's playoff round will determine which teams reach their respective state tournaments
PMG PHOTO: DAN BROOD - Westview seniors Zach Sly (55) and Trevor Laakso celebrate followng the Wildcats' 49-46 win over Tigard in Friday's state playoff game.
Mar 04, 2017

Check out our best high school basketball photos from March 3,…

by Miles Vance
The state tournament fields are now set after Friday's boys hoop results
TIDINGS PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Lincoln's Bryce Sloan stretches for a reverse layup during his team's 76-65 loss at West Linn in the second round of the Class 6A state playoffs on Friday.
Mar 03, 2017

March 3 high school basketball scores are here

by Miles Vance
Check in and see who's headed to the Class 6A, 5A and 4A boys state hoop tournaments