Boys and girls track teams win at Madras

Boys and girls track teams win at Madras

After winning in Madras, Crook County also competes at Summi Crook County High School used...

Cowgirls whip White Buffalos

Cowgirls whip White Buffalos

Crook County improves to 11-4 on the year with pair of league wins The Crook County Cowgirls...

Late rally lifts Gladiators over Cowboys

Late rally lifts Gladiators over Cowboys

Crook County gives up seven runs in final two innings of 7-1 loss Riley Bales pitched five nearly...

Cowgirls can't hold lead in loss to Gladiators

Cowgirls can't hold lead in loss to Gladiators

Crook County falls, 6-5, to No. 2 team in the state The Crook County Cowgirls have done just...

McCarthy, Seawolves reach finals

McCarthy, Seawolves reach finals

Fall to Lubbock Christian 78-73 in championship game When Ryan McCarthy took over as head coach...

Cowboys win Springfield championship

Cowboys win Springfield championship

Crook County has six first place winners as they easily win Springfield invite The Crook County...

Cowgirls defeat Indians 10-2

Cowgirls defeat Indians 10-2

Team scores four runs in bottom of sixth inning to break open a close game against Molalla The...

No. 6 Scappoose ropes Crook County in Class 4A state play-in

No. 6 Scappoose ropes Crook County in Class 4A state play-in

Indians will host Newport in first round of state at 5 p.m. on Saturday The sixth-ranked Indians...


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LON AUSTIN/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Laura Fraser plays a backhand winner during the Cowgirls' match with Cascade on Thursday. Fraser and doubles partner Gwyneth Ptomey won their match 6-3, 7-5.
April 26, 2016

CCHS defeats Cascade

by Lon Austin
Cowgirls win close matches to take 5-3 win in league dual The Crook County Cowgirls won the close matches that they needed to win as they took a hard-fought 5-3 league tennis victory from the…
LON AUSTIN/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Caitlyn Elliott slides safely into home during the Cowgirls' 10-0 win over Estacada on Friday. The win moves the Cowgirls into a tie for second place in the Tri-Valley League.
April 26, 2016

Cowgirls blast Rangers

by Lon Austin
McCormick holds Estacada to one hit in shut out win Mckuenzie McCormick pitched a one-hit shutout as the Crook County Cowgirls blanked the Estacada Rangers 10-0 Friday afternoon in Tri-Valley…
LON AUSTIN/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Crook County High School boys tennis coach Jonny Oelkers reaches for a ball during the team's Blue and Gold doubles tournament and fundraiser on Saturday. Oelkers and his partner, Dave Schultz, finished third in the advanced division of the tournament.
April 26, 2016

Blue and Gold fundraiser tournament has record turnout

by Lon Austin
Event is primary fundrasier for both the boys and girls tennis teams By all accounts, this year’s Tennis Blue and Gold Fundraiser was a huge success. The annual event, which features a doubles…


LON AUSTIN/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Abby Papke plays a shot toward the green on the par 4 sixth hole at Prineville Golf Club on Friday. Papke finished with the low score for the Cowgirls with a round of 85.
April 26, 2016

Cowgirls tie for second at home tourney

by Lon Austin
Summit wins tournament at Prineville Golf Club The Crook County Cowgirls tied for second place at the Prineville Invitational Golf Tournament, which was held Friday at Prineville Golf Club.…
April 26, 2016

Cowboys edge White Buffalos

by Lon Austin
Both teams win four matches, but Crook County wins tiebreaker to edge Madras 69-68 The Crook County Cowboys split a pair of close league tennis matches last week. On Thursday, the Cowboys and…
LON AUSTIN/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Keenan Mozingo comes off the pitcher's mound to field a bunt against Madras on Monday. The Madras batter was out on the play, however, Madras went on to win the game 15-10.
April 22, 2016

Buffalos take two from Cowboys

by Lon Austin
Crook County struggles with pitching and fielding woes as they drop sixth game in a row The Crook County Cowboys are struggling to be competitive right now. The Cowboys dropped their…
April 22, 2016

Cowboys second at Meriwether

by Lon Austin
Tibbs wins medalist honors at league preview tournament The Crook County Cowboys shot their lowest round of the year as they finished second at the Tri-Valley League Preview Tournament, which…
April 22, 2016

Papke hits hole-in-one at Bend tourney

by Lon Austin
Crook County finishes in middle of the pack at eight-team tournament Although they didn’t finish near the top of the pack, the Crook County Cowgirls had a lot to be excited about at Monday’s…
April 22, 2016

Crook County wrestlers continue to shine

by Lon Austin
Three Crook County wrestlers place at Flo Reno Worlds While some wrestlers are still resting after a grueling winter season, many Crook County wrestlers are still in the mat room. Crook County…
April 22, 2016

Cowgirls finish third at Madras

by Lon Austin
Kadence Kee and Grace Harper finish third in No. 2 doubles division The Crook County Cowgirls appear to be rounding into form at just the right time. With the tennis season rapidly winding down,…

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LON AUSTIN/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Cayden Quinn plays the ball back during the Cowboys No. 2 doubles match with the North Marion Huskies. Qunn and his partner Andre McNary won the match.
Apr 22, 2016

Huskies take bite out of Cowboys

by Lon Austin
North Marion defeats Crook County 5-3 in league tennis match The Crook County Cowboys dropped a close home tennis dual to the special district league rival North Marion Huskies on Tuesday. The…
PHOTO COURTESY OF JOHN LARIVIERE CLACKAMAS REVIEW - Mckuenzie McCormick slides safely under the tag of Gladstone shortstop Katt Kerr (left) to steal second base in the top of the second inning of the Cowgirls' Friday afternoon loss to the Gladiators.
Apr 19, 2016

Gladiators shut out Cowgirls

by Lon Austin
Gladstone pitcher Madi Mott holds Crook County to just one hit in 9-0 victory After playing one of their most competitive games of the year on Wednesday, the Crook County Cowgirls stumbled on…
Apr 19, 2016

Cowgirls win at Meriweather

by Lon Austin
Crook County easily wins first tournament of the year despite missing two team members The Crook County Cowgirls won their first tournament of the year last Tuesday at Meriweather Golf Course.…
Apr 19, 2016

Crook County athletes excel at Prefontaine Invitational

by Lon Austin
Crook County sets 38 season-bests as Lapsley is named jumper of the meet The Crook County High School track and field team had its best meet of the year on Saturday at the Prefontaine Rotary…
Apr 19, 2016

Cowboys defeat Molalla 5-3

by Lon Austin
Crook Count wins despited missing several key players Crook County’s league tennis match with Molalla was rescheduled from last Tuesday to Friday due to weather. With the schedule change, three…
Apr 19, 2016

Cowgirls defeat Madras 6-2

by Lon Austin
Crook County wins all four doubles matches in victory The Crook County Cowgirls got back on track on Thursday as they whipped the Madras White Buffalos 6-2 in a Tri-Valley League tennis match.…
LON AUSTIN/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Mayson Tibbs watches his tee shot at a tournament earlier this year. Tibbs tied for medalist honors at the Bend Invitational, which was held at Bend Golf and Country Club on Monday.
Apr 15, 2016

Tibbs ties for first at Bend Invitational

by Lon Austin
Crook County finishes seventh in nine-team Bend Country Club tournament Monday afternoon, Mayson Tibbs played his best round of golf this year, as he tied for medalist honors at the Bend…
LON AUSTIN/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Kadence Kee plays a forehand shot against Molalla's No. 2 doubles team of Rachel Norgren and Jess Donaldson. Kee and her partner, Grace Harper, lost the match 6-3, 6-4.
Apr 15, 2016

Cowgirls blanked by Indians

by Lon Austin
Home loss follows 6-2 Crook County road victory over Corbett The Crook County High School girls tennis team is having an up and down year. The Cowgirls rolled past Corbett 6-2 last Thursday,…
Tyler Berger
Apr 15, 2016

Former Crook County have impact at collegiate level

by Lon Austin
Tyler Berger reaches NCAA championships The Crook County Cowboys have dominated the high school wrestling scene for the past several years, winning four consecutive OSAA Class 4A state…
LON AUSTIN/CENTRAL OREGONIAN - John Tolmsoff drives a ball to left field in a game earlier this year. Tolmsoff had one of three Crook County doubles on Wednesday against Gladstone.
Apr 15, 2016

Gladiators outhit Cowboys in 9-3 win at Gladstone

by Lon Austin
Crook County falls to 1-2 in league with the loss After a promising start to the Tri-Valley League season, the Crook County Cowboys have begun to struggle. The Cowboys ripped 13 hits last…