Big games set for Three Rivers League basketball play tonight
It looks to be a big night for big games when it comes to Three Rivers League basketball tonight (Tuesday).
Two key games will be played at Tualatin High School, as the Timberwolf boys and girls teams will host Canby in a Three Rivers League doubleheader.
The girls game at Tualatin is set to start at 5:45 p.m. Canby brings a 2-2 league record (8-5 overall), while the Wolves are 1-3 in TRL play (10-4 overall).
The boys game will follow at 7:15 p.m. Canby is 3-1 in TRL games (9-7 overall), putting the Cougars in third place in the league standings. Tualatin, coming off a 59-52 overtime win at Oregon City on Friday, is 1-2 in TRL play (7-8 overall).
Another key boys game will be played at Lake Oswego, where the Lakers will host Tigard at 7 p.m. Lake Oswego is 3-0 in TRL play (7-8 overall), putting the Lakers just a half game behind league-leading West Linn, which is 4-0 in league games. Tigard is 1-2 in TRL play (11-4 overall).
The other Three Rivers League boys game scheduled for tonight will have Oregon City playing at West Linn at 7:30 p.m.
In girls league play tonight, Tigard will be looking for its second league win when it hosts Lake Oswego at 7 p.m. The Tigers are 1-3 in TRL play (2-12 overall) going into the game, while the Lakers are 0-4 (3-11 overall).
Elsewhere tonight, the Oregon City girls will play at West Linn at 6 p.m., and St. Mary's Academy will be home to face Lakeridge at 7:15 p.m.
The Sherwood teams have a bye tonight from Pacific Conference play. Elsewhere in the conference tonight, in boys games, Century will play at Forest Grove, Glencoe will host Newberg and Liberty will play at McMinnville in games starting at 7 p.m. In girls games tonight, conference-leading Liberty will host McMinnville, Forest Grove will travel to Century and Newberg will be home to face Glencoe.
In Lewis & Clark League girls play tonight, Horizon Christian, which just saw its six-game league winning streak snapped, will try to bounce back when it plays at Oregon Episcopal School at 7:30 p.m. The Hawks and OES are currently tied for first place in the Lewis & Clark standings, both at 6-1 in league play.
The Westside Christian girls will face De La Salle North Catholic at 7 p.m. at the Salvation Army/Moore Street Community Center, and Catlin Gabel will host Riverdale at 7:30 p.m.
In Lewis & Clark League boys play tonight, Westside Christian will face De La Salle North Catholic at 5:45 p.m. at the Salvation Army/Moore Street Community Center, Horizon Christian will play at OES at 6 p.m. and Catlin Gabel will host Riverdale at 6 p.m.
De La Salle North Catholic currently leads the Lewis & Clark League boys standings at 7-0. Westside Christian is tied for fourth place at 3-4 (11-9 overall).
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