Column: Officials deserve our respect, not vitriol

Athletes, coaches and parents need to live by the Golden Rule and embrace sportsmanship.

In college intramurals, I was thrown out of two basketball games for arguing with officials. … Read more

Summit gets payback, overtakes Bend for MVC lead

Fueled by the memory of a bitter loss in last year’s Class 5A state final, … Read more

Prep Notebook

VOLLEYBALL Ravens roll at Rogue Valley — Class 5A Ridgeview swept past three 6A teams … Read more

PREP Scoreboard

Volleyball Saturday’s Games Nonleague

Rogue Valley Classic Bend 2, Mountain View 0 (25-13, 26-24) Ridgeview … Read more

Crook County edges Sisters in sloppy win

SISTERS — It was not pretty — in fact, it was downright ugly — but … Read more

Mountain View falls to Grants Pass

Larson rushed for 263 yards and four touchdowns but the Cougs come up short

Mountain View coach Brian Crum called this game a “test” for his team as to … Read more

New Redmond football coach hopes to lead Panthers back to playoffs

Brent Wasche cut his teeth coaching in Texas, but learned how to lead in the Marines

Brent Wasche has spent most of his football coaching career in Texas. And perhaps no … Read more

New Ridgeview coach looks to change the culture for young team

Patrick Pileggi coached for 15 years in the Salem area

It was an inauspicious start for Patrick Pileggi in his first year as a head … Read more

Prep scoreboard

High school summaries and box scores … Read more

Bend volleyball dominates Mountain View

The Lava Bears remain undefeated after a convincing Civil War victory

As Bend High prepared for its volleyball bout with Mountain View on Wednesday night, Drake’s … Read more

Prep scoreboard

High school summaries and box scores … Read more

Summit, Madras look ahead to league play after Storm edge Buffs

The tune-up match gave each team a glimpse of where they stand early in the season

Tuesday’s tilt served as a tune-up of sorts for the Madras and Summit boys soccer … Read more

Prep Scoreboard

High school summaries and box scores … Read more

Prep notebook

FOOTBALL Rude welcome to new league — Bend was the first Central Oregon football team … Read more

Breaking down high school sports participation in Oregon

Football, golf and baseball are on the decline, while basketball holds steady.

Over the last 10 years in the state of Oregon, high school football participation has … Read more

White Buffs pull away for 2nd win of season

LA PINE — After leading by a single point at halftime, Madras took control in … Read more

Mountain View girls soccer crushes Redmond 4-0

The Cougars fought through smoky conditions to dominate the Panthers.

Mountain View fans cheered when goalkeeper Mia Morey touched the ball for the first time, … Read more

Twin sisters look to lead Summit to another state title

Fiona and Isabel Max are best friends and training partners

Isabel is the introvert, Fiona the extrovert. They live together, run together, ski together, train … Read more

Prep scoreboard

Volleyball 6A Mountain Valley Conference Thursday’s games Sprague def. Mountain View, 25-10, 25-16, 25-17 Summit … Read more

Summit tops Mountain View in girls volleyball

Summit overcame a stout Cougar defense to defeat Mountain View 25-23, 14-25, 25-21, 25-18 in … Read more

Tackling the issue of mental health in sports

Ending the stigma starts with an honest conversation

High school athletes are under a lot of pressure. The expectations, commitment and social dynamics … Read more

Mountain View runs over Roseburg

Led by Jonas Larson, the Cougars are 1-0 in 6A competition.

Early in the first quarter, a 61-yard rushing touchdown by Doran Gillespie brought Roseburg within … Read more

Prep scoreboard

High school summaries and box scores … Read more

Bend does it big in 6A opener

Bend High’s first game as a Class 6A football program could not have gone much … Read more

Baylee Dunkel enters first season with Crook County volleyball

Dunkel replaces legendary Cowgirls coach Rosie Honl

SISTERS — Another year of sets, spikes and celebrations began Tuesday night for Crook County … Read more

Change is coming to The Bulletin’s preps coverage

Expect a greater focus on the most compelling stories in Central Oregon

I was never a big fan of the NBC drama “Friday Night Lights.” In my … Read more

Summit wins team titles in Prineville race

Mountain View runner claims her fourth straight win in the event

PRINEVILLE — Running through fields, water and dirt, Mountain View’s Kelsey Swenson won her fourth … Read more

2 locals win Oregon HOF scholarships

Two Central Oregon athletes are among the recipients of Oregon Sports Hall of Fame college … Read more

Culver football coach recovering in Seattle after successful double lung transplant

Boundless optimism and some support from Central Oregon community has helped Shea Little and family

Everybody could take a lesson from Shea Little’s relentless positivity. Less than two months ago … Read more

Prep sports in brief

Bend High grad named Ducks’ director of soccer operations — Former Bend High and University … Read more

Prep sports in brief

Central District equestrians compete at regionals — Nineteen members of the Oregon High School Equestrian … Read more

Prep sports in brief

Four IMC players named to 5A all-state softball — Three Ridgeview players and a Summit … Read more

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