Skate competition to be held in Madras Oct. 2

   The Madras Skate Park will host a skate competition Oct. 2 at 5 p.m. thanks to Cakeatr and the Madras Aquatic Center.
   Registration and a Cakeatr demo will take place from 12-4 p.m. Entry fee is $5.
   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.
   For more information, contact MHS head coach Allen Hair at 541-475-7265 or e-mail Hair at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
   Madras girls water polo 1-4 overall at tourney
   The Madras girls water polo team went 1-4 at the Parkrose tournament last weekend.
   Madras defeated Parkrose 12-5 and lost to Sunset (5-3), Tigard (8-6) and eventual tournament champion West Albany (13-3).
   Madras coach Bobby DeRoest praised the play of Sophie Gemelas and Elyse Bradley.