Saturday, December 2, 2023



Willamina hands Taft boys, girls season-ending basketball defeats

The Taft High boys basketball team fell 59-51 at Willamina in a Coastal Range League road game Monday night that closed out the Tigers' 2018-19 season.

Taft falls as seniors suit up for last time before home fans

Taft High's basketball programs bid farewell to several players competing in their final home game Tuesday, with the boys falling to Clatskanie 52-47 and the girls playing in the late game.

Taft girls push Rainier to edge before falling; boys lose to league leaders

The Taft High girls basketball team moved to the brink of its first league victory of the season Friday before falling 40-33 at Rainier...

Taft boys roll, girls fall in home league basketball games

Jordan Hall scored a team-high 13 points to help the Taft High boys basketball team snap a three-game losing skid Tuesday night with a 47-33 Coastal Range League home victory over Warrenton.

Bulldogs sweep Taft boys, girls in league basketball play

Willamina handed the Taft High boys and girls basketball teams Coastal Range League home losses Friday.

SHOOTING STAR: The sky’s the limit for towering Taft senior Ray Darrington

At 6-foot-9, Taft High senior Ray Darrington has stared down child neglect, school struggles, bullying -- even racism – but overcoming adversity has rewarded the 18-year-old prep basketball standout with promise for the future, where the sky’s the limit . . .

Taft falls to powerhouse Clatskanie in girls, boys basketball

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.

Taft girls fall short of first league win; boys lose

The Taft High girls basketball team pushed Rainier to the brink Tuesday in pursuit of its first victory since early December, but fell short,...

Taft boys capture first league basketball win, girls fall

The Taft High boys basketball team snapped a five-game losing streak Saturday with its first Class 3A Coastal Range League victory, 46-25 over visiting...

Willamina drops visiting Tigers in boys, girls basketball action

The Taft High varsity basketball teams saw their respective losing streaks extended Tuesday with the boys losing 52-45 and the girls 63-36 in Class 3A Coastal Range League play at Willamina.

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