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Lady Viks wrap up season at home

Modified: Tuesday, Feb 21st, 2017
Siuslaw: 38
N. Bend: 62

The Lady Vikings got to end their Far West League season at home last Friday while, at the same time, allowing its four seniors to take a bow during their last appearance on Siuslaw's hardwood.
Destinie Tatum, Abby Watkins, Nikki Launius and Claire Waggoner were each recognized before the tipoff.

Viks advance to state

Posted: Tuesday, Feb 21st, 2017
Siuslaw: 41
N. Bend: 47

The Viking boys basketball team came into Friday's final Far West League match-up in hopes of upsetting undefeated rival and league champion North Bend for several reasons -- not the least of which was to secure the league's No. 2 spot heading into the state play-in game.
To do so would mean the first

SHS alumni accepts coaching position with Vik track program

Posted: Friday, Feb 17th, 2017
By the time Collin Cram graduated from Siuslaw High School in 2004, he had etched his name into the school and state record books as a state pole vault champion, and continues to hold the record in the 110 high hurdles (14.57) and pole vault (15 feet, 6.5 inches)
And though he was also a First Team All-State wide receiver

Viks topple Tojans, secures playoff bid

Modified: Friday, Feb 17th, 2017
Siuslaw: 59
Douglas: 48

According to Siuslaw boys basketball coach Dylan Perry, the Vikings came into Tuesday night's road game at Douglas with one goal: secure a playoff spot.
When the final buzzer erupted, it announced the end of the game and also the continuation of Siuslaw into the Far West League playoffs for the first time in seven

Saying goodbye to Garrison

Posted: Friday, Feb 17th, 2017
Following the death of past Viking football and track coach Erv Garrison, an upcoming book revisits his
contribution to Siuslaw athletics history.
Known for his aggressive style and formidable Wing-T offense, Erv Garrison chalked up 185 wins before retiring in 1990 after 32 years coaching football at the high school level. He headed up programs at five

Four Viks headed to state mats

Posted: Tuesday, Feb 14th, 2017
When the top wrestlers in the state take to the mats at Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Portland on Feb. 24 and 25, among the names being called out over the echoing loudspeakers will be four members of Siuslaw's wrestling team.
Richard Huff, a junior seeded at No. 1 in the state 4A's 113-pound bracket, along with seniors Kainan Lane (285

Sailors on course for state

Posted: Tuesday, Feb 14th, 2017
Mapleton: 61
Eddyville: 53

In an all-or-nothing situation on the road at Eddyville Monday night, the Mapleton boys basketball team managed an upset win to secure a spot at the state tournament. Leading the upset was senior guard Hunter Simington, who had a career-high 32 points in the game, along with 6 rebounds, 3 assists, 4 steals and 2

Viks bag Bruins, keeps playoff bid alive

Posted: Tuesday, Feb 14th, 2017
Siuslaw 55
Brookings: 39

The Siuslaw boys basketball team continues to battle for a Far West League playoff spot and kept those hopes alive with a crucial road win at Brookings-Harbor last Friday night.
Juniors Kyle King and Jake Hickson, along with senior point guard Brogan Cornish, combined for 32 points against the Bruins. Off the boards, junior Jared

Viks narrowly lose to late-rallying Pirates

Posted: Friday, Feb 10th, 2017
Siuslaw: 43
Marshfield: 46

The Vikings opened Tuesday night's game at home against Marshfield on a quick 7-0 run with three offensive rebounds by junior Kyle King and a freethrow from junior Trent Reavis. But by the end of the first quarter, the Pirates had tied things up at 13-13.
At that point it became clear that the game

Sailors make strong home stand

Posted: Friday, Feb 10th, 2017
MHS girls: 25
TLHS girls: 29
MHS boys: 48
TLHS boys: 68

The Lady Sailors had their best performance of the season Thursday night during Mapleton's final home game against Triangle Lake.
"I've never been more proud of my girls as I was Tuesday night," said Mapleton coach Mike Murray. "Once again, we finished with just four girls on

Siuslaw girls unable to sink Pirates

Posted: Friday, Feb 10th, 2017
Siuslaw: 33
Marshfield: 65

The Lady Vikings had their hands full Tuesday night at home against the No. 6-ranked Lady Pirates (6-1).
Viking senior Destine Tatum had a standout game, leading in scoring (11), rebounds (7), steals (3) and assists (3). Meanwhile, Siuslaw senior post Marika White nabbed 6 rebounds, with sophomore Alyssa Richards blocking a pair of

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