SUTHERLIN — The Umpqua Valley Christian Monarchs scored their biggest win of the boys basketball season on Friday night, and earned a berth in the Class 1A playoffs in the process.
SUTHERLIN — Macs Whetzel hit pair of free throws with 14 seconds left in overtime and Days Creek held on for a 43-41 win over Riddle on Friday in the Skyline League Boys Basketball Tournament at Sutherlin High School.
BANDON — The Bandon Tigers handcuffed the Reedsport Brave with a strong defensive effort in their Sunset Conference boys basketball playoff game on Thursday, winning 50-25.
DAYS CREEK — The Wolves had no trouble with the Pirates, ending Glendale's season with a 62-29 victory on Wednesday in the Skyline League boys basketball playoffs.
MERRILL — The Lost River Raiders jumped on Glide about the moment the Wildcats' bus pulled into the parking lot at Lost River High School.
TRI CITY — The St. Mary’s Crusaders hit their free throws in crunch time and earned the No. 1 seed in Far West League boys basketball on Wednesday night with a 57-49 win over the Sutherlin Bulldogs at South Umpqua High School.
Roseburg High junior Matt Parker scored a career-high 28 points and made eight 3-pointers to help will the Indians back from multiple double-digit deficits.
CAMAS VALLEY — Spencer Adams scored a game-high 19 points and Umpqua Valley Christian used a 23-4 fourth-quarter run to end Camas Valley's season, beating the host Hornets 54-33 in a Skyline League boys basketball playoff game Tuesday night.
DAYS CREEK — The Canyonville Academy boys basketball team ended its season on Tuesday with a 35-33 loss to Milo Adventist in a nonleague game.
DIXONVILLE — A pair of freshmen — post Ray Gerrard and point guard Keagan Mast — played like seasoned veterans for the North Douglas Warriors Monday night.
BUTTE FALLS — The Butte Falls/Crater Lake Charter Loggers pulled away in the second half to put away visiting Glide 61-40 in the Southern Cascade League finale for both teams Saturday afternoon.
ALOHA — North Douglas took a 32-30 lead into the fourth quarter but was unable to hold on as the Warriors dropped a 46-41 nonleague contest at Life Christian Saturday night.
A promising start for the Roseburg High boys basketball team was quickly erased in the second half Friday as the Sheldon Irish ran away with a 54-36 victory in a Southwest Conference game at Robertson Memorial Gym.
TRI CITY — A difficult season came to an end for the South Umpqua boys basketball team Friday night in a 64-54 home Far West League loss to Brookings-Harbor.
GLENDALE — Devin McLaughlin scored a game-high 18 points, leading the Umpqua Valley Christian Monarchs to a 62-37 Skyline League boys basketball victory over Glendale Friday night.
WINSTON — Josh Davis scored a career-high 18 points and Sutherlin earned a share of the Far West League boys basketball title on Friday with a 65-38 victory over Douglas.
RIDDLE — Tanner Parks posted a double-double and the North Douglas Warriors rode a third-quarter surge to a 57-41 Skyline League boys basketball victory at Riddle Friday night, securing a share of the regular season North Division title with Days Creek.
GRANTS PASS — Zane DeGroot posted a double-double and Days Creek earned a share of the Skyline League North Division boys basketball title on Friday night with a 56-26 victory over New Hope Christian.
Caleb Alexander had a game-high 18 points and Glide used a 17-3 scoring run in the third quarter to put away Canyonville Academy, 74-42, and reclaim sole possession of third place in the Southern Cascade League boys basketball standings Tuesday night at Glide High School.
OAKLAND — A 3-point field goal by Triston Mask from the left corner gave Oakland a 16-point advantage with 3:11 left, all but sealing the deal.
CANYONVILLE — Sophomore Colby Wood hit 10 3-point field goals and finished with 32 points as Butte Falls/Crater Lake Charter handed Canyonville Academy a 71-36 loss on Tuesday night in a Southern Cascade League boys basketball game.
SUTHERLIN — Sutherlin post Issac Horn — getting the start on senior night — poured in a career-high 19 points and the Bulldogs pulled away in the second half for a 74-50 Far West League boys basketball victory over visiting South Umpqua Tuesday night.
LEBANON — When Umpqua Valley Christian hosted East Linn Christian on Jan. 22, junior varsity call-up Kaiona Menguita played two minutes and was held scoreless.
GLIDE — Lakeview outscored Glide 16-8 in the fourth quarter to pull away for a pivotal 64-52 Southern Cascade League boys basketball victory Tuesday night.
MERRILL — Less than 24 hours after dropping 88 points against Rogue River, the Glide Wildcats couldn't find their shooting touch on the road, dropping a 59-20 Southern Cascade League boys basketball game at No. 9-ranked Lost River Saturday.
ELKTON — A rough first quarter of shooting dug Elkton into a hole it was unable to climb out of as the Elks dropped their Skyline League boys basketball finale to New Hope Christian, 54-45 Saturday night at Grimsrud Gym.