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HS Hoops: 4A State spots on the line; Triad opens 1A playoffs

Skyline Conference Playoffs GirlsThird place game: Henley at Klamath Union – 6 p.m. (5:50 p.m. – 960 the Sports Legend)Championship: Phoenix at Mazama – 6 p.m.   BoysThird place game: Hidden Valley at Mazama – 7:30 p.m.Championship: Henley at North Valley – 6 p.m. 1A OSAA Boys Basketball State Championships – First Round Triad...
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OSAA Wrestling 2013

State Wrestling Preview: Small school entrants

Bonanza’s Phillip Morgan is the No. 1 seed at 195 pounds at this weekend’s 2A/1A OSAA Wrestling State Championships in Portland at Memorial Coliseum. The junior transfer from Henley will wrestle Heppner senior Tim Nelson in the opening match. Junior Matthew Staigle of Enterprise is the second seed and finished fourth at 182 pounds...
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Henley swimming finishes second, but it was a great freshman experience

GRESHAM, Ore. — Defending a state championship is not easy, but it can be particularly difficult for a freshman who wasn’t part of the team the year before. Still, Henley freshman Haley Steiner’s performance helped the Hornets finish second at the 2013 OSAA Swimming State Championships at Mt. Hood Community College. Henley finished tied...
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Ramirez ready for full season at SS with Dodgers

GLENDALE, Ariz. – Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly has no qualms about playing Hanley Ramirez at shortstop all season. ”Hanley can do this,” Mattingly said, ”if he puts his attention on playing defense and does what we’re asking him to do. That’s being the best player he can be at short. We’re not asking...
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Henley leads Basin charge into state wrestling

MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. – The Henley Hornets wrestling team won six individual matches in Saturday’s Southern Oregon Wrestling Regional at South Umpqua High School. In all, Henley, Klamath Union and Mazama advanced 27 wrestlers to next weekend’s OSAA Wrestling State Championships in Portland. 16 of those wrestlers come from Henley, which had Tyler Scott, Ronnie...
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Washington 72, Oregon St. 62

SEATTLE – C.J. Wilcox broke out of a shooting slump with 24 points, Shawn Kemp Jr., added all 10 of his points in the second half, and Washington pulled away late for a 72-62 win over Oregon State on Saturday night. The Huskies (14-12, 6-7 Pac-12) had lost three straight and dropped seven of eight...
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Ducks come back to beat WSU in OT

PULLMAN, Wash. – Oregon’s E.J. Singler was prepared for a lot of possible scenarios as he dribbled the ball up the court with the Ducks and Washington State tied in the final seconds of overtime. What he didn’t expect was WSU’s Dexter Kernich-Drew to reach out and foul him. Singler sank both free throws with...
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Former Oregon high schooler wins NBA slam dunk contest

HOUSTON – Terrence Ross had to settle his nerves at the start of the All-Star Slam-Dunk Contest. By the end, he was calming down a ball boy he needed as a prop for his winning slam. The 6-foot-6 Toronto rookie leapfrogged Michael Costolo, the son of Twitter CEO Dick Costolo, whipped the ball between his...
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San Francisco Giants

Giants’ favorite offseason memories

The glow of a World Series title doesn’t fade after the final out. Players, coaches and managers savor their accomplishments all winter, and often relish new experiences along the way. With that in mind, I asked a number of San Francisco Giants the same question: What is your favorite memory of the offseason? Their...
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Basketball

HS Basketball: Skyline playoffs resume

The No. 1 and No. 2 seeds debut after first round byes in the Skyline Conference boys and girls basketball playoffs. Top-ranked Mazama hosts No. 4 seed Henley in the Skyline girls semifinals. The Vikings won the league meetings 58-28 and 57-24, the latter coming just a week ago in the regular season finale....
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