The fall athletic teams opened up their pre-season schedules this weekend in Springfield, OR at the Willamalane Sports Complex. The Volleyball team competed on both Saturday and Sunday in 6 total matches finishing the weekend 2-4 overall. The Lady Lakers will depart for California on Wednesday morning to compete in 2 tournaments over the weekend. The Women’s Soccer team finished the weekend 1-1 at the Springfield. The scored 6 goals in their game Saturday in a 6-0 win over Blue Mt. and then fell to Walla Walla on Sunday 0-3. The Men’s soccer team, led by first year head coach Todd Ransom dropped their first match on Saturday 0-2 to Edmonds, but tied Columbia Basin on Sunday 1-1. Kyle Weller (Hailey, ID) had 22 saves in the goal for the Lakers and Christian Zaragoza (Milton-Freewater, OR) scored the Lakers only goal in the 39th minute. Both soccer teams will host Pierce College this Friday at 2 and 4 pm at Southwestern Oregon CC.
Weekend Wrap-up 8/29/16Mike Herbert