DRAIN — Freshman Keagan Mast scored 11 of his team-high 15 points in the third quarter, sparking a 19-4 North Douglas run over that eight-minute span to lift the Warriors to a 53-40 home Skyline League North boys basketball win over visiting Elkton Saturday night.
DIXONVILLE — Days Creek cranked up the defensive pressure and Umpqua Valley Christian struggled to stay composed as the Wolves used a 34-23 mid-game run to beat the host Monarchs 56-46 and take a tenuous grasp of the Skyline League boys basketball’s North Division Saturday night.
CANYONVILLE — John Chen had a game-high 20 points and teammate Eric May added 14, but Canyonville Academy was outgunned by Rogue River 73-45 in a Southern Cascade League boys basketball game Saturday.
RIDDLE — Sophomore Justin Jenks had a career-high 14 points and Riddle jumped all over Central Linn in the first half, dispatching the visiting Cobras with a 63-40 nonleague basketball victory Saturday.
GLIDE — Nicolas Junior Pena nailed five 3-pointers — four in the decisive second quarter — as the visiting Lost River Raiders pulled away from Glide at halftime and scored a 52-35 Southern Cascade League boys basketball victory over the Wildcats Saturday afternoon.
RIDDLE — Drake Borschowa poured in a game-high 24 points and Riddle improved to 4-1 in Skyline League South play, blasting New Hope Christian 67-40 Friday night.
YONCALLA — Jake Gerrard posted a double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds and North Douglas smothered Yoncalla defensively, beating the host Eagles 47-24 in a Skyline League North showdown Friday night.
WINSTON — The visiting St. Mary's Crusaders raced to a 17-4 lead after one quarter and held on for a 69-50 Far West League boys basketball victory over Douglas Friday night.
CAMAS VALLEY — Jared Hunt had 12 points, six steals and five assists, and the Camas Valley Hornets rolled to a 57-32 nonleague boys basketball victory over visiting McKenzie Friday night.
EUGENE — The Roseburg High boys basketball team held Sheldon in check for the first 16 minutes, but the Irish erased a six-point deficit in the second half to win 56-43 in the Southwest Conference opener for both teams Friday night.
TRI CITY — Dominic Lewis and Layne Collom scored 22 points apiece as sixth-ranked Cascade Christian blasted South Umpqua 86-33 in a Far West League boys basketball game Friday night.
SUTHERLIN — Most of those associated with the Sutherlin High School boys basketball team agreed it wasn’t more than an average performance by the Bulldogs on Friday night.
OAKLAND — If Thursday night’s Central Valley Conference scrum between Monroe and Oakland — a 69-50 victory for the Oakers — had been an episode on “Sesame Street,” it might have been sponsored by the No. 3.
Five games were postponed and one canceled as schools measured the safety of traveling for basketball games south on I-5 for Tuesday competition.
GRANTS PASS — Trace Graham had a game-high 21 points and the Yoncalla Eagles capped a big night with a 21-2 fourth-quarter flourish, thumping New Hope Christian 74-36 in a Skyline League boys basketball game Tuesday night.
BROOKINGS — A total of seven players scored in double figures as Brookings-Harbor got out to a quick start and pulled away from Douglas, claiming an 80-53 Far West League boys basketball victory Tuesday night.
DRAIN — Jake Gerrard continued his recent hot streak with another double-double and North Douglas scored a 56-40 Skyline League boys basketball victory over visiting Camas Valley Tuesday night.
MEDFORD — Dominic Lewis scored 24 points before fouling out, and Kai Coster picked up the slack with four points in overtime as sixth-ranked Cascade Christian staved off No. 4 Sutherlin for a 47-43 Far West League boys basketball victory Tuesday night.
Camas Valley senior running back/linebacker Jared Hunt was selected to the Class 1A eight-man football all-state first team on both sides in voting done by the coaches.
YONCALLA — Drake Borschowa hit the go-ahead bucket with 53 seconds to play, and Riddle staved off a Yoncalla attack for the remainder of the game to seal a 46-45 Skyline League boys basketball road victory Saturday night.
GRANTS PASS — Cade Olds had a season-high 12 points off the bench and Tanner Parks posted a double-double as the North Douglas Warriors made quick work of New Hope Christian, 61-37 in a Skyline League boys basketball game Saturday night.
CAMAS VALLEY — Umpqua Valley Christian ran its Skyline League record to 4-1 Saturday night, scoring a 48-43 boys basketball victory over Camas Valley.
RIDDLE — The Riddle Irish gained an early upper hand in the Skyline League's South Division with a 53-41 victory over visiting Camas Valley Friday night.
DRAIN — North Douglas clawed its way out of an 11-point halftime hole, but Perrydale's free throw shooting in the fourth quarter proved the difference as the Pirates took a 57-51 nonleague boys basketball victory over the Warriors Friday night.
MEDFORD — Four Sutherlin players scored in double figures and the Bulldogs pulled away in the second half for a 57-38 victory at St. Mary's in the Far West League boys basketball opener for both teams Friday night.