Steve Lander brought up the word “team” quite a few times when addressing the audience about his 2019 state champion wrestling squad on Wednesday evening at Roseburg High School.
A community celebration for the Roseburg High School wrestling team, which won its sixth consecutive OSAA Class 6A championship, will be held at 5 p.m. on Wednesday in the RHS student center.
Sutherlin’s Bryce Anderson and Douglas’ Kadin Baker fell short in their championship matches at the Class 3A state wrestling tournament at Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Portland on Saturday.
Roseburg advanced seven wrestlers into the championship semifinals and held the lead in the team standings following the first day of the OSAA Class 6A Championships on Friday at Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Portland.
Douglas County will advance 25 wrestlers in the championship bracket after the first round of the Class 6A and Class 3A OSAA State wrestling championships at Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Portland on Friday morning.
Glendale’s Tanner Seidel and William Kidwell will join Riddle’s Donoven Hargraves at the Class 2A/1A state wrestling championship next weekend.
The Glide wrestling team came away with the team crown, edging Reedsport Saturday in the Class 2A/1A Special District 2 Championships at Central Linn High School in Halsey.
Top-ranked Roseburg is in firm command after the first day of the Southwest Conference wrestling championships at Grants Pass High School.
If all goes as planned, Logan Folsom and Ethan Stoner will be squaring off in the 170-pound title match in the Southwest Conference district wrestling tournament on Saturday at Heater-Newman Gym in Grants Pass.
Roseburg wrestling and Reedsport wrestling were named the Les Schwab Team of the Month in their respective division by the Oregon School Activities Association.
The top-ranked Roseburg High wrestling team completed another unbeaten Southwest Conference dual meet season on Thursday night.
MYRTLE POINT — South Umpqua High School’s wrestling team won six matches by forfeit in a 36-21 dual meet win over Myrtle Point on Thursday.
SPRINGFIELD — Elexis Walker and Zoey Smalley led Douglas to a 10th place finish in the OSAA Girls Southern Division wrestling tournament Saturday at Thurston High School.
Douglas finished second and Sutherlin third at the 3A Special District Dual Championships at Cascade Christian High School in Medford on Saturday.
GLIDE — Glide defeated Monroe, 42-9, in a dual on Thursday night. The Wildcats, who are the No. 2 team in Class 2A, also hosted exhibition matches which included several Oakland wrestlers.
COTTAGE GROVE — Douglas' Zoey Smalley won the 170-pound bracket in the Cottage Grove Girls Invitational wrestling tournament on Saturday.
SILVER LAKE — North Douglas' Lucas Rayon finished third at the North Lake 1A State wrestling tournament on Saturday.
HILLSBORO — Roseburg advanced four wrestlers into the championship semifinals after the first day of the Reser’s Tournament of Champions on Friday at Liberty High School.