After a four-year wrestling career at Roseburg High School, senior Tristin David has made the decision to continue grappling on the mat at the college level.
PORTLAND — Elkton junior Tayla Swearingen has been wrestling for roughly four months. Saturday night, she found herself on the verge of a state championship.
PORTLAND — There was plenty of local intrigue at this past weekend’s OSAA state wrestling championships at Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Here are some notes of interest from Douglas County and elsewhere around the state:
PORTLAND — Nash Singleton and Darian Thacker nailed down individual championships, but Roseburg fell short of its seventh consecutive team title Saturday night at Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
PORTLAND — Four Douglas County wrestlers advanced to the championship semifinals of the OSAA Class 3A state wrestling championships Friday at Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
PORTLAND — All four Oakland qualifiers advanced to the championship semifinals Friday at the Class 2A/1A state wrestling championships at Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
Twelve Douglas County wrestlers will compete in the OSAA Class 3A Championships on Friday and Saturday at Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Portland.
There’s a famous quote from American playwright David Mamet: “Old age and treachery will always beat youth and exuberance.”
OAKLAND — As a freshman 132-pounder, Austin VanHouten qualified for the Class 2A/1A state wrestling championships and got pinned twice.
SILVER LAKE — Heavyweight Shawn Scott of the Riddle/Days Creek cooperative and 113-pounder Tanner Seidel of Glendale both won district titles Saturday at the Class 2A/1A Special District 3 wrestling tournament at North Lake School.
The Roseburg High wrestling team crowned eight individual champions and claimed its 14th consecutive Southwest Conference championship Saturday at South Medford High School.
GLIDE — The last time the Oakland Oakers have had a wrestling season like this 2019-20 campaign was ...
WINCHESTER — Andrew Hill dug deep to claim the Class 3A Special District 3 wrestling title at 195 pounds on Saturday.
GLIDE — Ten wrestlers from host Glide and eight Oakland Oakers will be among the semifinalists Saturday at the Class 2A/1A Special District 2 championships at Glide.
Roseburg and Grants Pass both advanced 18 wrestlers to the championship semifinals during Day 1 action at the Southwest Conference championships Friday at South Medford High School.
WINCHESTER — Sutherlin took the lead in the team race following the first day of the Class 3A Special District 3 wrestling tournament on Friday at Umpqua Community College.
Roseburg scored nearly 550 points at the 2019 Southwest Conference wrestling championships, qualifying 25 wrestlers for the OSAA Class 6A state wrestling championships.
SPRINGFIELD — Douglas High School sophomore Zoey Smalley and Elkton junior Tayla Swearingen both wrestled their way to second-place finishes Saturday at the Oregon School Activities Association’s Girls South Region championships at Thurston High School.
CRESWELL — Pleasant Hill won three of five contested matches, but forfeits proved the difference as the South Umpqua Lancers beat the Billies 42-33 in a Class 3A Special District 3 wrestling dual meet Wednesday night.
JEFFERSON — Kaleb Oliver ran his season record to 37-0 with a first-round fall and Ben Paschall and Wil Powell also picked up pins, but the Oakland wrestling team dropped a 55-53 decision to Jefferson in a Class 2A/1A Special District 2 dual meet Thursday night.
The Roseburg wrestling team closed out its Southwest Conference dual meet season by first saluting its seniors in their final home bout, then blowing out a Tornado.
COTTAGE GROVE — Glide senior Gage Dill wrestled his way to a second-place finish in the 120-pound weight class Saturday as the Wildcats placed 13th in the 30-team Cottage Grove Invitational.
Roseburg junior Darian Thacker dominated the 170-pound bracket to claim an individual title and the Tribe placed third in the team standings Saturday at the Reser’s Tournament of Champions at Liberty High School in Hillsboro.
Roseburg advanced four wrestlers into Saturday morning’s championship semifinals and had an additional six grapplers advance on the consolation side after the first day of the Reser’s Tournament of Champions at Liberty High School in Hillsboro.
GLIDE — Oakland beat Monroe 42-21 and wrestled to a 42-42 draw with Glide in a round of Class 2A Special District 3 dual meets Wednesday night.
The Sutherlin High School wrestling team remained unbeaten in Class 3A Special District 3 dual meet competition on Thursday night at the Dog Pound in Sutherlin, defeating Pleasant Hill 40-33 and beating Cascade Christian 54-17.
The second-ranked Roseburg High School wrestling team posted easy wins over South Eugene and Sheldon in Southwest Conference dual meets on Wednesday in Eugene.
MONROE — Kaleb Oliver pinned his way to yet another tournament championship, blasting his way to the 132-pound title at the Monroe Invitational Saturday.