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Umpqua Valley Report for April 12

ROSEBURG

Ex-RHS wrestlers

honored for

college academics

Former Roseburg High wrestling standouts Chayse Jackson, Devan Fors and Dylan Fors all received Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference All-Academic second-team honors at the NCAA Div. II level.

Jackson is a redshirt freshman 141-pounder at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Ariz. The Fors twins are sophomores at Chadron State College (Neb.), Dylan competing at 165 pounds and Devan at 174.

Dylan Fors received the RMAC Summit Award, which goes to the wrestler with the highest GPA at the conference tournament. He finished with a 12-12 record this season. Dylan had a 3.89 GPA, majoring in health sciences. Devan Fors had a 3.6 GPA with a health sciences major and went 8-14, while Jackson compiled a 4.0 GPA with a pre-medicine major.

Grand Canyon will move up to NCAA Div. I next year.

TRI CITY

Forman Football Camp

scheduled June 8

University of Oregon and Southern Oregon University coaches will be among the instructors at the Gene Forman Football Camp on June 8 at South Umpqua High School.

The camp is run by Forman, the former Riddle and Days Creek coach. Cost is $35 and the camp will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Information: Forman, 541-863-2013.

SUTHERLIN

Oaker Scramble

golf scheduled

The fourth annual Oaker Scramble golf tournament and auction/dinner, a fund raiser for the Oakland High football program, will be held on June 29 at Umpqua Golf Resort.

The golf tournament, a four-player scramble, is set for a 9 a.m. shotgun start. Entry fee is $390 per team or $100 per individual, and includes lunch, use of a cart and a raffle ticket.

The auction/dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $15 per person or a table for eight is $120. Checks can be made to: Oakland Football, 8452 Old Hwy. 99 N., Roseburg, OR, 97470.

Information: Ben Lane, 541-784-8703, or Preston O’Hara, 541-580-0908.


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