The Bruins secured second place in the Far West league last week when they went 3-0 against the Marshfield Pirates to wrap up their regular league season. The Bruins ended with a 10-5 league record, putting them behind the undefeated North Bend Bulldogs at 13-0 and just ahead of the Douglas Trojans at 9-6. At 17-8 overall, the Bruins are at rank No. 20 in the OSAA 4A rankings.
After taking two wins on Thursday at 13-3 and 11-1 against the Pirates, the Bruins settled into second place, meaning they’ll host a Play-In game against the Sweet Home Huskies on Friday. If they manage to take a win there, they’ll advance to the playoffs where they can compete for the 4A state championship. The Bruins host the Huskies at Brookings-Harbor High School on Friday at 5 p.m.
But before that the Bruins will travel to Cascade Christian for a non-league game against the Challengers later today starting at 4 p.m.
The Panthers took a 14-4 victory against the Waldport Irish on Friday, securing them in fifth place with a league record of 3-7 in the 2A/1A Special District 5. At 4-13 overall this season, the Panthers are rank No. 34 in the OSAA 2A/1A rankings.
The Panthers travelled to Myrtle Point on Tuesday for their rematch against the Bobcats and host the Toledo Boomers this Thursday for their final scheduled game of the season starting at 4:30 p.m.
The Panthers got shutout by the Irish on Friday when they took a 10-0 loss. They now have a 5-5 league record to put them in fourth place of the 2A/1A Special District 5. At 8-9 overall, they are ranked No. 17 in the OSAA 2A/1A rankings.
The Panthers played Myrtle Point again on Tuesday and will host the undefeated Toledo Boomers on Thursday starting at 4:30 p.m.