There were some impressive marks turned in by Douglas County athletes at a six-team high school track and field meet hosted by Sutherlin on Wednesday.
CAVE JUNCTION — Camas Valley senior Joy DeRoss earned a couple of individual victories and moved to No. 2 in the Class 1A track and field shot put rankings after a five-team meet at Illinois Valley Tuesday.
MONROE — The Glide girls took top honors and the boys fell just short of Waldport in a three-team Class 2A Special District 3 track and field meet Tuesday.
OAKLAND — The DeRoss sisters from Camas Valley — Clara and Joy — dominated the throwing events at Thursday's prep track and field meet at Eddy Field.
ROGUE RIVER — Three athletes from Yoncalla and one from Days Creek won individual events in a prep track and field meet at Rogue River on Thursday.
In Gwen Bartlett’s eyes, the Roseburg High School track and field teams made huge strides between the first and second meets of the truncated 2021 spring season.
REEDSPORT — There were several impressive performances by Douglas County track and field athletes in Friday’s Spring Opener meet hosted by Reedsport.
For the first time in nearly two years, Roseburg High School head track and field coach Gwen Bartlett and her staff got a look at their athletes in a meet situation.
When you talk about the best all-around female athletes in Roseburg High School history, Sophia Alexander-Morris would be among the first names to enter the discussion.
Just like she was as a student-athlete in Douglas County, Jamie Dunn is always on the go.
For those who followed Douglas County high school sports in the late 1990s and early 2000s, you probably remember Maranda Brownson’s name.
With 10 individual state championships in cross country and track at Glendale High School to her name, Rosa Gutierrez is right at the top as the best female distance runner Douglas County has ever produced.
Gene Forman has some extra time on his hands these days.
OAKLAND — On his 18th birthday, Wyatt Smith plans to make an unofficial run at the school record in the 800 meters Saturday at Eddy Field.
Glide High School was one of four Oregon schools to recently receive grant money through the OSAA Foundation Participation Grant program. The funds will be designated for use on the school's track renovation project.
Roseburg’s Gracious Lusby was expected to be one of the top returning sprinters in Class 6A girls track and field this spring following a strong junior season in 2019.
Mayah Pappas won’t leave Roseburg High School as one of the greatest track and field athletes in school history.
GLIDE — An online effort has been launched to raise the remaining needed funds to renovate the track facility at Glide High School.
EUGENE — Roseburg High track and field athletes Hunter Agsten and Colin Ellis took part in the El Jefe meet on May 31 at South Eugene High School.
Roseburg junior Gracious Lusby concluded her track and field season with a pair of top five finishes on the final day of the Class 6A meet Saturday at Mt. Hood Community College in Gresham.
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Noel Krissie of Camas Valley, Kaylee Hendron and Dillon Towne of Glide, Gavin Eastwood of Sutherlin and Sadie Olson of Elkton won individual championships on the final day of the Class 3A, 2A and 1A state track and field meets on Saturday.
The Roseburg track teams finished the final day of the Southwest Conference district track and field championships on Saturday at Sheldon High School in Eugene.