South Umpqua’s Steve Stebbins and Oakland’s Ben Lane are head coaches in two sports — football and baseball — at their respective Douglas County schools.
If the 2020 Oregon high school football season starts on time — that’s certainly a big if because of the coronavirus — the Roseburg Indians open on Sept. 4 with a nonconference game against the Summit Storm in Bend to kick off Dave Heuberger’s fifth year as head coach.
After elevating her lacrosse game at Roseburg High School, Emma Robbins is excited about continuing the sport at Linfield College in McMinnville.
Kevin Shafer is stepping away from baseball and Cali Brown is stepping into her first head volleyball coaching position.
OAKLAND — On his 18th birthday, Wyatt Smith plans to make an unofficial run at the school record in the 800 meters Saturday at Eddy Field.
We haven’t had the opportunity to put names like Shalyn Gray (South Umpqua), Nicki Derrick (North Douglas), KC Pettibone (Umpqua Valley Christian) and Spencer Six (Roseburg) on our sports page this spring, with no high school games or meets being held because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Glide High School was one of four Oregon schools to recently receive grant money through the OSAA Foundation Participation Grant program. The funds will be designated for use on the school's track renovation project.
Roseburg’s Gracious Lusby was expected to be one of the top returning sprinters in Class 6A girls track and field this spring following a strong junior season in 2019.
The first player in Dave Stricklin’s 2020 women’s basketball recruiting class at Umpqua Community College is a familiar face around central Douglas County.
Roseburg High School distance runner Zach Traul will be heading to the warm climate in Southern California for college and sports.
The 68th annual Oregon East-West Shrine All-Star Football game, featuring the top graduated high school seniors in classes 4A, 3A, 2A and 1A, has been canceled due to the coronavirus.
Mayah Pappas won’t leave Roseburg High School as one of the greatest track and field athletes in school history.
Ethan Palmer never would’ve envisioned being a member of the Roseburg High School cheer and stunt team could lead to a college scholarship.
The South Umpqua High School girls basketball team and Reedsport baseball squad were both recipients of the Les Schwab Tires Team of the Month for April in Oregon.
Roseburg High School seniors Rainey Lambert and Bethany Foster will continue their swimming careers at Southwestern Oregon Community College next fall.
Since we have no high school games or meets to cover this spring sports season because of the coronavirus, I thought it would be fun to go back 30 years and share with you what transpired in Douglas County.
After a four-year wrestling career at Roseburg High School, senior Tristin David has made the decision to continue grappling on the mat at the college level.
Four players from Douglas County schools were recognized in the Oregon Basketball Coaches Association Class 1A all-state voting for the 2019-20 season.
Sutherlin senior wing Mason Gill was selected to the Class 3A boys basketball all-state third team in a vote of the state’s coaches.
High school athletes across the country are only left with a glimmer of hope as far as being able to play an abbreviated spring sports season, due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Oakland senior wing Colton Brownson has been selected to the Class 2A boys basketball all-state first team for the second year in a row following a vote of the state’s coaches.