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Taft falls to powerhouse Clatskanie in girls, boys basketball

Taft sophomore Avery Nightingale

The No. 1-ranked Clatskanie girls basketball team defeated Taft 100-15 Friday in Coastal Range League play, while the boys fell, 47-40, on the road.

The Clatskanie girls, also nicknamed the Tigers, improved to 15-2 overall and 4-0 in league play, while Taft dropped to 0-7, 2-15.

File photos by Lon French

The seventh-ranked Clatskanie boys moved to 9-5, 5-1, while Taft fell to 6-11, 1-6.

Taft returns to the court Friday, Jan. 25, with the boys hosting Willamina in the 6 p.m. game and the girls moving to the late slot against the Bulldogs at 7:30 p.m.

Details from Friday’s games are pending.

This post will be updated

Jim Fossum
Jim Fossumhttp://SilverandBlackToday.com
Homepage Executive Editor and former longtime Sports Editor of the near-200,000 circulation Las Vegas Review-Journal, Fossum brings 40 years of award-winning experience covering virtually every facet of print and digital journalism to Lincoln City Homepage. The former longtime reporter for the Newport News-Times and Lincoln City News Guard is also Editor-in-Chief and Senior Columnist for SilverandBlackToday.com, which covers the NFL's Oakland (Las Vegas) Raiders.


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