Nine weeks goes by fast in a football season.
Boulder Creek and Dumont Creek campgrounds in the Tiller Ranger District of the Umpqua National Forest are closing for the winter season, beginning at 2 p.m. Monday, while all other campgrounds in the district plan to remain open depending on weather conditions.
When Silia Polamalu took over as football coach at Douglas High in 2015, the Trojans hadn’t won a game since 2013. That was also the last year the Trojans reached the Class 4A play-in round.
CANYONVILLE — The Canyonville Christian Academy boys soccer team concluded its season Tuesday with a 3-2 win over Illinois Valley in a Special District 5 game.
DRAIN — It’s been 58 years since the Drain Black Sox semi-pro baseball team won the National Baseball Congress World Series in Wichita, Kansas.
WINSTON — When Molly Lavin-Williams fell to the floor in pain Tuesday night, grasping at her left ankle, Douglas High volleyball coach Carl Bone was concerned for his senior setter.
The Umpqua Valley Christian Monarchs advanced to the league championship game after defeating the Damascus Christian Eagles, 4-1, Monday in a Special District 6 boys soccer playoff match at Roseburg’s Fir Grove Field.
SUTHERLIN — The Sutherlin volleyball team can breathe a collective sigh of relief following its victory over North Bend Monday. The blue Bulldogs are officially playoff bound.
MEDFORD — The Canyonville Christian Academy boys soccer team lost 4-0 to Cascade Christian Saturday in a Special District 5 game at U.S. Cellular Community Park.
DRAIN — Cal Parks scored four touchdowns in the second quarter to lead a quartet of playmakers for North Douglas to a 60-0 shutout over visiting Mohawk (2-6, 1-3) in Special District 3 East play.