DRAIN — Most of the time, every successful sports team needs some seniors leading the way.
ALBANY — The Roseburg volleyball team defeated Barlow, Sheldon and Crook County in best-of-three matches to take the consolation bracket of the South Albany State Preview tournament on Saturday.
DEXTER — Sutherlin's Ashley Radmer finished 26th in the Rock n' River cross country meet at Elijah Bristow State Park.
DRAIN — Friday's Special District 1 South eight-man football opener between Elkton and North Douglas wasn't expected to be a low-scoring affair.
TRI CITY — Sutherlin was down 20 points at halftime, but the Bulldogs made the necessary adjustments and come back to defeat South Umpqua 24-20 in Friday’s nonleague football game at Kent Wigle Stadium.
LOWELL — A short-handed Yoncalla football team couldn't hang with Lowell on Friday in their Special District 1 South opener.
LEBANON — Reedsport junior Ashley Schuttpelz finished third in the girls' 5,000-meter race in the Champs Invite cross country meet on Friday at Cheadle Lake Park.