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UO lacrosse stays perfect in league
MORAGA, Calif. - Eve Tranchito scored three goals and three other Oregon players scored twice to lead the Ducks to a 16-10 victory over Saint Mary's in a Mountain Pacific Sports Federation women's lacrosse match on Sunday.
Oregon took the lead for good on a free position shot by Nikki Puszcz with 27:57 remaining in the first half and slowly built the lead throughout the afternoon, taking a 6-3 lead into halftime on a goal by Hayley Milner with 37 seconds remaining in the first half.
Jana Drummond, Alex Breiner and Shannon Propst scored two goals apiece for the Ducks (6-6, 3-0 MPSF), who outshot the Gaels (2-10, 1-5) 39-25.
Foutz leads Sheldon at twilight meet
ROSEBURG - Sheldon's Jacob Foutz won the discus with a mark of 163 feet, 1 inch, the second-best Class 6A mark in the state this year, to lead a parade of local winners at the Jim Robinson Twilight meet late Saturday at Finlay Field.
Sheldon's Matthew Melancon won the 1,500 in 4:09.7, beating out South Eugene's Joe Holvey by 1.2 seconds, and the Irish's Tre'Vonn Robinson ran 50.26 in the 400, finishing second in a spirited duel with North Salem's Marcel Brown, who finished in 50.15.
Marist's Taylor Walcott won the 100 in 11.29 seconds, and South Eugene's Nolan McManus won the shot put with a heave of 50-8. Marshfield's Blake Kemp won the triple jump with a mark of 43-7 3/4, and South Umpqua's David Huling won the long jump at 21-5 1/2.
In the girls half of the meet, Sheldon's Louise Mulvey ran the 800 in 2:21.43, winning by nearly 3 seconds, and teammate Hannah Leatham won the 300 hurdles in 48.41 seconds. South Eugene's Kallie Calhoun won the shot with a toss of 40-1/2.
Marshfield's Kara Wood won the 100 hurdles in 15.47 seconds, and teammate Emily Beasley won the javelin with a toss of 117-10. Marist's Amanda Robert won the triple jump with a mark of 35-1 1/2, beating Roseburg's Jenna Sandling by 1 inch.
South prevails twice in Medford
MEDFORD - South Eugene's Ellie Grossman won twice at No. 1 singles, and Elaine Fang won twice at No. 2, and the Axemen won a pair of girls tennis dual meets on Saturday.
Grossman beat Hayley Steadman, 6-0, 6-0, to lead South to a 5-3 victory over South Medford, and Fang beat the Panthers' Emilie McGeary, 6-2, 6-1. South's Emily Wheeler and Alyssa Marquardt beat South Medford's Laura Gledge and Delaney Finnegan at No. 2 doubles, 6-2, 6-1, and Lillian Snortland and Hanna Elliot beat the Panthers' Hannah Borg and Caroline Gledge, 6-2, 6-3 at No. 3.
South's Lydia Simonton beat North Medford's Shannon Trapp, 8-1, at No. 3 singles, and the Axemen beat the Black Tornado 7-1. South's Kristina Hernandez and McKenna VanderKley beat North Medford's Kami Goodson and Lydia Kimball, 8-4 at No. 1 doubles.
- Register-Guard reports