A look back at the week in Central Oregon high school sports, in photos
Visit our weekly slideshow for pictures of Central Oregon high school athletes in action in football, volleyball, soccer and cross-country. Below, check out this week's prep sports schedule for area teams.
Boys soccer: Molalla at Madras, 4 p.m.; Culver at Irrigon, 4:30 p.m.
Girls soccer: Madras at Molalla, 6 p.m.; Sisters at Mountain View, 4 p.m.
Volleyball: North Bend at Ridgeview in Class 4A play-in, 6:30 p.m.; Parkrose at Bend in Class 5A play-in, 6:30 p.m.; Mountain View at Jefferson in Class 5A play-in, TBD; Madras at Corbett, 5 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 31
Girls soccer: Sisters at Summit, 4 p.m.
Boys water polo: Mountain View, Summit, Madras at 5A state playoffs at Tualatin Hills Aquatic Center in Beaverton, 12:30 p.m.
Girls water polo: Mountain View, Summit, Madras at 5A state playoffs at Tualatin Hills Aquatic Center in Beaverton, 5:10 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 1
Football: Liberty at Mountain View in Class 5A play-in, 7 p.m.; Summit at Sandy in Class 5A play-in, 7 p.m.; Estacada at Ridgeview in Class 4A play-in, 7 p.m.; Culver at Central Linn, 7 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 2
Cross-country: OSAA Class 4A state championships at Lane Community College in Eugene, 11:15 a.m.; OSAA Class 5A state championships at Lane Community College in Eugene, 1:15 p.m.
Volleyball: TBD at Summit in first round of Class 5A state playoffs, TBD; TBD at Crook County in first round of Class 4A state playoffs, TBD; TBD at Sisters in first round of Class 4A state playoffs, TBD; TBD at Madras in first round of Class 4A state playoffs, TBD
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