Sherwood, Tualatin girls lose state playoff tilts
The Sherwood and Tualatin high school girls basketball teams each earned a spot in postseason play.
But both squads saw their seasons come to a close with Class 6A first-round state playoff losses last Thursday.
The Lady Bowmen fell 38-31 to West Salem in a game played at Sherwood High School.
West Salem improved to 16-9 at that point. Sherwood ended its season with a final overall record of 13-12.
The loss marked the final high school game for Sherwood seniors Kaytlin Cooke, Alex Verkamp, Aubrie Emmons and Cali Etherington.
The Tualatin girls fell 57-41 to Jesuit in a game played at Jesuit High School.
The Crusaders, who went on to earn a spot in this week's Class 6A state tournament, improved to 20-5 at that point with the victory. The Timberwolves ended their season with a final overall record of 9-16.
The setback marked the final high school game for Tualatin seniors Taylor Rudisill, Natali Denning, Kassidy Lewis, Anna Withers and Maliyah Ross.