PREP ROUNDUP: Scappoose boys' soccer can gain ground on No. 3 Seaside
The Indians evened their overall record with a 3-1 win on Tuesday in Astoria, their third triumph over the Fishermen in a row.
Scappoose (4-4 overall, 2-3 Cowapa League) will try to gain ground and avoid a season sweep at the hands of No. 3 Seaside and all-state senior midfielder Colton Carter (6-1-1, 4-0-1), who have beaten the Tribe in the last three meetings after their 3-0 Sept. 20 road win, at 7:15 p.m. Thursday.
The Seagulls and Indians both average three goals against one per outing.
Scappoose is also set to host Tillamook, Cowapa League Coach of the Year Brian Reynolds and all-league talents Oscar Lozano (a junior midfielder) and Oscar Valencia (a junior defender) at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday at Scappoose Middle School's Chinook Field.
The Cheesemakers, who net two goals against one per match, won this fall's first contest with the Tribe 1-0 in Tillamook and have claimed the last three meetings.
Parkrose boys' soccer picks apart St. Helens
The Lions (0-8 overall, 0-2 Northwest Oregon Conference) avoided a shutout at the No. 9 Broncos (7-0-2 overall, 1-0-1 Northwest Oregon Conference) on Tuesday but fell to the Portlanders for the third time in a row.
St. Helens is scheduled to host Milwaukie (2-4-2, 0-1-1) and all-conference picks Juan Gudino (a senior defender), Evan McClelland and Hunter Shelley (junior defenders) and Antonio Cuevas (a sophomore forward), who have taken two of the last three in the series, at 7 p.m. Thursday at Doc Ackerson Stadium.
The Mustangs score and allow two goals per game while the Lions net one goal against nine.
St. Helens is also set to play at Wilsonville and all-conference players Oscar Baron Soto (a senior goalkeeper) and Henry Tellez (a junior defender), who have beaten the Lions eight times in a row including seven shutouts, at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
The Wildcats net a goal per game but give up a single score.
No. 4 Tillamook volleyball season-sweeps Scappoose
The Indians (7-6 overall, 3-4 Cowapa League) could not avoid a second loss to Tillamook (12-2, 6-1) on Tuesday, this time 3-1 (22-25, 32-30, 22-25, 22-25) on the road as the Cheesemakers beat Scappoose for the 10th time in a row.
The Tribe can, however, season-sweep Banks (4-10, 1-6) and all-leaguers Bella Albert (a junior middle blocker), Lindsey Beck (a sophomore setter), whom the Indians beat for the first time in 10 years, 3-1, at home on Sept. 19, on the road at 6:45 p.m. Thursday.
Scappoose is also set to host Valley Catholic and all-state senior outside hitter Lizzy Osborn in an attempt to avoid another season sweep at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday.
The Valiants won this fall's first meeting 3-0 on Sept. 21 in Beaverton and have claimed all seven meetings since they came up from Class 3A in 2014.