Six South Umpqua football players and one Douglas High player were named to the Class 4A all-state football team Wednesday by The Oregonian/OregonLive.
How nice to see a Southwest Conference football team other than Sheldon playing for the big-school state championship.
ASTORIA — The Oakland Oakers nearly made a miraculous comeback in the OSAA Class 2A football quarterfinals at CMH Field Saturday, but in the end third-ranked Knappa walked away with a 48-34 victory.
There were some missed opportunities on Camas Valley’s end, but Falls City proved too tough for the Hornets to crack Saturday.
CAMAS VALLEY — Six Camas Valley seniors could be playing in their final high school football game Saturday afternoon when the No. 3-seeded Hornets (9-1) meet No. 6 Falls City (8-1) in a quarterfinal contest of the OSAA Class 1A eight-man playoffs at Roseburg High’s Finlay Field.
ELKTON — The Wallowa Cougars pounced on the Elks in the first half and held a 36-6 lead by halftime of Saturday’s first-round game of the OSAA Class 1A football playoffs.
KLAMATH FALLS — No. 5 Hosanna Christian built a 38-0 lead through three quarters and held on to defeat North Douglas 50-14 in the first round of the OSAA Class 1A eight-man football playoffs.