YONCALLA — The Yoncalla/Elkton softball team defeated Days Creek 18-5 in five innings in the Eagles' second game of the season.
GLENDALE — The Glendale Pirates continue to defeat the competition Tuesday and score double digit runs against their opponents with a 10-6 win over Illinois Valley.
DAYS CREEK — Brooke Hopfer allowed six runs in nine innings and limited Riddle to seven hits as Days Creek swept the Irish 15-5 and 12-1 in a Special District 4 doubleheader on Friday.
Near the end of last season, South Umpqua needed an improbable six-run seventh-inning rally to get past Mazama in a Class 4A play-in softball game.
KEIZER — Henley won its third OSAA Class 4A baseball championship in four years Saturday with a 3-2 victory over Estacada at Volcanoes Stadium.
KEIZER — Knappa High finally faced a team from outside Special District 3 in the OSAA 2A/1A baseball playoffs and the defending state champions didn’t have an answer for top-ranked Burns in a 4-3 championship game loss at Volcanoes Stadium.
BONANZA — Senior Mikayla Bean batted 3-for-3 with an RBI Friday, but No. 11-seeded Oakland couldn’t create enough offense against No. 3 Bonanza as the Antlers secured a 2-1 victory in the quarterfinals of OSAA Class 2A/1A softball playoffs.
DRAIN — The North Douglas softball team used a big inning to eliminate Irrigon in the first round of the OSAA Class 2A/1A playoffs on Wednesday.
GRANTS PASS — There was never any doubt in the Lancers’ dugout on Saturday. Every one of the softball players knew they would battle to the final out of the OSAA 4A play-in game against Mazama at Grants Pass High School.
DRAIN — The North Douglas softball team earned the top seed in Special District 3 with a 9-0 win over Oakland Thursday in the championship game of the league playoffs.
TRI CITY — Hazel Buchanan’s brown eyes light up when she sees Hunter Buchanan walk up as if her own personal sun has just risen.