Buffs speeding up, Oxford Classic next
Sunny Runsabove paced Madras with a time of 18 minutes, 45 seconds at the Harrier Classic cross country meet in Albany last Saturday.
"It was a good race for our guys and our first speed run of the season," MHS head coach Donnie Alire said.
Madras finished 39th out of 40 teams.
"We had a couple times in the 18s and that's a good thing for us," Alire said.
Isaac Fisher turned in a time of 18:58, Chris Lay finished in 19.50 and Miguel Vasquez finished in 19:54 for the White Buffalos.
The MHS cross country squad will compete at the Oxford Classic held in Bend's Drake Park Friday.
MHS girls fall to 0-3 in conference soccer play
The Madras High School girls soccer team lost a pair of Class 4A Tri-Valley Conference games last week.
The White Buffalos lost 6-0 at Gladstone and fell 2-1 to visiting Estacada Sept. 29.
Madras (0-3 TVC) played Molalla (2-1) after press deadline Tuesday and visit North Marion (1-2) at 4 p.m. Oct. 6.
Equestrian team hosting spaghetti feed Oct. 15
The Madras High School equestrian team is hosting a spaghetti feed and silent auction Oct. 15 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Maccie Contoy building at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds.
Cost is $6 per plate of $20 for a family. For more information, contact Augusta Davis at 541-350-0379.
White Buffs' hoop program sells calendars
The Madras High School boys basketball program is selling calendars as a fundraiser to help fund a basketball trip to Arizona in December.
The 2011-2012 calendars sell for $20 each or three for $50.
MHS senior class cooking barbecue Oct. 1
The Madras High School senior class will host a homecoming barbecue fundrasier from 4-7 p.m. to benefit the MHS drug and alcohol free graduation party.
The event will take place in the MHS football field parking lot and will cost $6 per person.
The senior class is also welcoming cans and bottles for a can drive as well.
2011 Kah-Nee-Ta fall run to take place Oct. 16
The 2011 Kah-Nee-Ta fall run will take place Oct. 16 at the Village front gate at 10 a.m.
Registration begins at 8 a.m. for the 10K, 5K and 1-mile fun run/walk.
Those who preregister by Oct. 14 will save $5.
For more information, contact the Warm Springs Recreation Department at 541-553-3243.
Golf tournament to raise funds for MHS hoopsters
On Oct. 15, the MHS boys basketball program is teaming with the girls basketball program to host a four-person golf scramble at Kah-Nee-Ta High Desert Resort & Casino.
The fundraising event begins at 12 p.m. and is $50 per player. Entry fee includes green fees, cart, three closest to the pin entries and two long-putt entries.
Madras Swim Team tryouts set for Nov. 9-10
The Madras Swim Team will host tryouts Nov. 9-10 at 5:30 p.m. each day for interested swimmers.
Swimmers must be 5 years old and swim on length of the pool.