>Baker City Herald | Baker County Oregon's News Leader

Baker news NE Oregon Classifieds Web
web powered by Web Search Powered by Google

Follow BakerCityHerald.com

Baker City Herald print edition

view all Baker City Herald print publications »

The Baker City Herald is now online in a Replica E-edition form and publishes Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Current subscribers have full access to the E-edition.

View Paper

If you are not a current subscriber, subscribe today for immediate access.

Subscribe


AP Sports Video

To view this site, you need to have Flash Player 8.0 or later installed. Click here to get the latest Flash player.

AP Sports Headlines

  • Novak's 40-yard FG lifts Chargers past 49ers
    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) -- Philip Rivers prevailed through a balky back and a sore chest to keep San Diego's slim playoff chances alive....
  • Eagles near elimination, fall 27-24 to Redskins
    LANDOVER, Md. (AP) -- The Philadelphia Eagles have proved themselves to be a mirage, a team that got away with its faults until it couldn't any longer. Leaders in the NFC East as recently as a week ago, they're now just about done in the playoff race, and they're in no position to argue that they deserve any better....
  • Muhammad Ali hospitalized with pneumonia
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Boxing great Muhammad Ali was hospitalized with a mild case of pneumonia that was caught early and should result in a short hospital stay, an Ali spokesman said Saturday night....
  • Kentucky scores first 24 points, beats UCLA 83-44
    CHICAGO (AP) -- No. 1 Kentucky made it look so easy that coach John Calipari felt the need to point out he had actual human beings on the court....

Recent article comments

Powered by Disqus

Home arrow Sports arrow Powder girls win OOL title

Print

Powder girls win OOL title

Powder Valley traveled to hostile territory Friday and escaped with a 56-46 victory over Wallowa, clinching the Old Oregon League girls basketball title in the process.

The Lady Badgers jumped out to a 16-5 lead after one quarter, then held the Cougars off.

"We came out pretty good in the first quarter," said Powder coach Allen Bingham.

"Then they came back on us in the second quarter."

Alexandra Colton and Jessi Stephens each scored four points in the first period for Powder. Ali Abrego and Jayde Silbernagel each added three points.

Jessica Pedro added eight second-quarter points for the Badgers to offset eight from Wallowa's Bekah Jamerson and seven from Skylar Waters.

Powder Valley led 29-26 at halftime.

"We built our lead to about eight points," Bingham said. "Wallowa came back, but I don't think they ever got the lead.

"We played really well down the stretch; had nice balanced scoring," Bingham said.

"Then we hit our free throws in the fourth quarter for a change."

Powder Valley maanged just two field goals in the fourth quarter, but was 9-of-15 from the line.

"We hit them when we needed them at crunch time," Bingham said.

"It was a good, fun team effort."

Pedro led the Badgers with 15 points. Abrego, Stephens and Colton each added 10.

Powder Valley opens District 7 play Friday at 6:30 p.m. against the winner of Thursday's Imbler-Cove game. The tournament runs through Saturday at Baker High School.

 

POWDER VALLEY (56)

   Pedro 6 3-6 15, Abrego 3 4-6 10, Feik 3 0-1 6, Colton 3 4-10 10, Stephens 3 2-6 10, Hampton 0 2-4 2, Silbernagel 1 0-0 3. Totals 19 16-27 56.

WALLOWA (46) ­ 

   Sa. Chrisman 0 1-2 1, S. Waters 2 8-10 13, Sh. Chrisman, Wallace, Young, Shelton 1 0-2 2, M. Waters 5 1-2 13, Jamerson 8 1-4 17. Totals 16 11-20 46.

Powder Valley      ­16

 13
 14
 13 — 56
 21
 11
   9 — 46

 

Wallowa                ­  5

  Three-point baskets — Stephens, Silbernagel, S. Waters, M. Waters 2. Fouled out —S. Waters, Shelton. Total fouls —Powder Valley 17, Wallowa 23. Techincals —S. Waters.

Print

blog comments powered by Disqus
News
Local / Sports / Business / State / National / Obituaries / Submit News
Opinion
Editorials / Letters / Columns / Submit a letter
Features
Outdoors / Go Magazine / Milestones / Living Well
Baker Herald
About / Contact / Commercial Printing / Subscriptions / Terms of Use / Privacy Policy / Commenting Policy / Site Map
Also Online
Photo Reprints / Videos / Local Business Links / Community Links / Weather and Road Cams / RSS Feed

Follow Baker City Herald headlines on Follow Baker City Herald headlines on Twitter

© Copyright 2001 - 2014 Western Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. By Using this site you agree to our Terms of Use