In sports briefs from Monday, Tennessee's football program fires its coach and nine others for NCAA violations, and Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields is entering the NFL draft.
The Weston-McEwen football program enjoyed a run of success between 2008 and 2011 that many could envy upon deep examination.
HEPPNER, Ore.— The Weston-McEwen girls put together late half surges to make Heppner uneasy in their Blue Mountain Conference basketball matchup here Friday, but the Mustangs stayed ahead to win 41-33.
HEPPNER, Ore.— Theo White capped the Weston-McEwen boys basketball season with another big night, a double-double in Blue Mountain Conference action here Friday with 15 points and 13 rebounds, but that was in a losing effort.
ATHENA —Theo White led all scorers here on Saturday with 19 points for Weston-McEwen, but the TigerScots came away with their fifth straight loss as first-place Grant Union handed when a 69-47 pounding in Blue Mountain Conference boys basketball action.
ATHENA — The Weston-McEwen girls played a much tougher basketball game than the first time they faced Grant Union on Saturday and set themselves up for an overtime thriller with a last-gasp triple attempt.
ATHENA — The Weston-McEwen boys basketball team wrapped up its five-game road streak and played its first home game in almost three weeks as the TigerScots took on Stanfield and Enterprise.
ENTERPRISE, Ore. — Weston-McEwen boys nearly squandered a 13-point lead in the final four minutes here Tuesday night, but they held on for a 49-47 victory over Blue Mountain Conference foe Enterprise.
JOHN DAY, Ore. — The Weston-McEwen High School girls basketball team went to John Day, Ore., to face Grant Union, but the TigerScots did not have the day that they wanted as they lost 42-16.
ATHENA — The Weston-McEwen High School girls basketball team hosted the top team in the 2A Blue Mountain league Stanfield on Saturday, and Stanfield came out on top 55-29.
IMBLER, Ore.— The Weston-McEwen girls basketball team got back into action on Friday and Saturday as they hosted league opponent Heppner then went to Imbler for a non-league game.
PENDLETON — The Weston-McEwen boys basketball team went to Pendleton on Friday and Saturday for a 2A preview weekend. They faced Gervais and Myrtle Point on Friday then Saturday.
PENDLETON — Weston-McEwen High School's girls basketball team went to Pendleton to play in the 2A preview weekend on Friday and Saturday.
MT. ANGEL, Ore. — Weston-McEwen's girls basketball team traveled to the west side of the state for the Kennedy Tournament here on Friday and Saturday, and came home with a pair of losses but some valuable learning experiences, coach Jeff Griggs said.
ATHENA — Weston-McEwen broke into the win column here Saturday in non-conference girls basketball action. The TigerScots held Gaston to 11 first half points and went to intermission with an insurmountable 31-11 lead. The TigerScots went on to post their first win of the year with a 55-26 victory.
ATHENA — A desperate fourth-quarter comeback fell just short here Saturday in non-conference boys basketball action. Weston-McEwen out scored Gaston 19-12 over the last eight minutes, but it wasn't enough as the Greyhounds held on for a 51-49 win.
REDMOND, Ore.— On Friday, Weston-McEwen's prep volleyball team started its state tournament with a tall task in front of them.
ATHENA — Visiting Union reaffirmed its status as the class of the Blue Mountain Conference here Thursday night and left Weston-McEwen in a possible second-place volleyball quagmire in the process.
ATHENA — Heppner managed to even things up with Weston-McEwen’s prep volleyball team after the second set of a pivotal Blue Mountain Conference match here on Tuesday, but the TigerScots prevailed 25-21, 16-25, 25-21, 25-18.
JOHN DAY, Ore. — The Blue Mountain Conference volleyball race got a little bit more cloudy in BMC volleyball action here Saturday.
PILOT ROCK, Ore. — A rejuvenated Weston-McEwen prep volleyball team found itself in second place after a busy Thursday night in the Blue Mountain Conference.
ATHENA — Already staggering midway in the latter half of a busy prep volleyball season, Weston-McEwen gulped as Enterprise kept itself alive with a victory in their third set.
HEPPNER, Ore. — After winning two of the first three sets, Weston-McEwen had Heppner on the ropes here Tuesday leading 24-21 in what could have been a decisive fourth set in a Blue Mountain Conference prep volleyball match.
ATHENA — Cloe Davis recorded six kills, leading Weston-McEwen to a 3-0 victory over Pilot Rock here on Thursday in its first Blue Mountain Conference match of the prep volleyball season.
HALSEY, Ore. — The Kenzie Hansel second act as Weston-McEwen football coach got off to a rousing start here Friday in non-conference football action.
ATHENA — State runner-up a year ago, powerhouse Powder Valley handed Weston-McEwen’s volleyball team its first loss this season, taking their match in straight sets, 26-24, 25-10 and 25-19, here on Thursday.