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 By Sean C. Morgan    Sports    January 23, 2019 

Equestrians start horseback season with trophy outing

The Sweet Home High School equestrian team opened its competitive season Jan. 10-13 in Albany by collecting several trophies, including one for first place. Among 13 teams, Sweet Home placed second...

 
 By Scott Swanson    Sports    January 23, 2019 

Physical therapist aims to share sports, training expertise – for free

Josh Walters played sports throughout high school and into college and now he's into competitive weightlifting. He's also into seeing young athletes stay healthy, which is why he and his bosses at...

 

Husky boys second in Oregon Classic wrestling

Sweet Home’s wrestlers placed second to Tillamook Saturday, Jan. 19, in the 4A Division of the Oregon Classic wrestling tournament in Redmond. “The kids competed well,” Coach Steve Thorpe said. “This is always a good weekend of wrestling We...

 

Husky swimmers get warm-up for district at Albany sprint meet

Sweet Home’s swimmers got a good taste of what the district meet will be like Saturday morning, Jan. 19, at the Albany Sprint Meet held at South Albany’s pool, where district will take place Feb. 8-9. The non-scoring meet brought together all 11...

 

Huskies end 3-game slump with 83-64 hoops win

Sweet Home's boys moved out of a three-game slump on the basketball court, beating Cascade 83-64 to notch their first Oregon West League game Friday night at home. "We needed that one," said Coach...

 

Huskies stumble through two more league basketball games

Sweet Home's boys lost to two of their toughest league rivals in basketball last week at home, 71-63 in overtime against Philomath Jan. 8 and 62-25 against Stayton Friday. Philomath 71, SH 63 (OT) The...

 

Husky boys and girls win at Tillamook pool

Sweet Home’s boys and girls both won a dual swimming meet at Tillamook Friday, Jan. 11. Coach Doug Peargin said he expected a four-way meet when he arrived, but it was just the Cheesemakers at the other end of the line. The girls won 113-62, and...

 

SH wrestlers second at Newberg tournament after dual win over Banks

Sweet Home placed second, behind Newberg, at the Earl Gillis Invitational wrestling tournament Saturday, Jan. 12. The Huskies beat David Douglas 51-18 and Milwaukie 58-15 before losing to Newberg...

 

Husky wrestlers come away with pair of trophies from county championships

Sweet Home's boys and girls both won team titles at the Papé Linn County Championships tournament held Friday, Jan. 4, at Harrisburg. Coach Steve Thorpe said his wrestlers enjoyed a chance to...

 

SH girls win against tough crowd at Lebanon swim meet

Sweet Home swimmers got a taste of the big time Saturday at the Lebanon Invitational, which featured several of the top teams – either on the boys side or the girls – in the state 4A Division....

 

SH girls lose close one to Woodburn

The Huskies played a close game at Woodburn Friday, Jan. 4. before losing 47-42 in girls basketball. Sweet Home took an 8-7 lead by the end of the first quarter before falling behind 22-19 at halftime. Woodburn stretched its lead to 32-27 in the...

 

Woodburn takes it to Huskies in boys basketball win

Sweet Home’s boys ran into a wall at Woodburn Friday night, losing 61-47, ending a nine-game winning streak and opening league play; but the wall is not unbreakable. “That’s one of he toughest, if not the toughest, game in league,” Emmert...

 

Cheer wins at Lebanon

Sweet Home's cheer squad placed first at a competition held at Lebanon High School Saturday, Jan. 5. Two 4A varsity teams competed, with Sweet Home finishing ahead of Sisters. The Sweet Home youth...

 

Girls notch another win at Stayton swimming invitational

Sweet Home's girls won their fourth meet in a row, with a first-place team finish at the Stayton Invitational Dec. 29. The girls won all but one of the their events, Megan Hager, Josie Hewitt, Jamie...

 

Huskies get mass of matches at Northwest Duals; varsity 6th

Sweet Home placed sixth – and 16th – out of 36 teams last weekend at the Northwest Duals tournament held at the Linn County Expo Center in Albany. The Dec. 28-29 tournament featured some of the...

 

Girls lose close game to Regis

The Sweet Home girls basketball team played what Coach Michelle Knight called “the best game of basketball we’ve played so far this year in a close loss to Regis, 39-31 Saturday, Dec. 29. “We were in the fourth quarter and it started slowly...

 

Boys notch three wins on hardwood to enter holidays 10-1

Sweet Home's boys basketball team extended its winning streak to eight games last week, beating Molalla 62-54 on the road Monday, Elmira 46-44 Tuesday and Central Linn 71-44 Wednesday. "It was good...

 

Husky girls lose two in basketball

Sweet Home lost two games last week, 53-23, at Elmira Tuesday and 48-24 against Central Linn Wednesday at home, in girls basketball. Against Elmira, the Huskies trailed 11-6 after a quarter and 26-13...

 

Girls win all their events in four-way swim meet; boys third

Sweet Home's girls flexed their collective muscle in a convincing performance Thursday, Dec. 20, against district opponents Salem Academy, Philomath and Stayton. The girls placed first – team-wise...

 

Sweet Home wrestlers 34-7 in four-team dual meet at home

Sweet Home's wrestlers gave the home crowd a demonstration of their depth and strength Thursday, Dec. 20, in dual wins over Stayton, South Albany, Reedsport and Cascade. "We had a lot of wrestling,"...

 

Girls beat Scio in first win of season, fall to Tillamook

The Huskies picked up their first win of the year 43-33 at home against Scio Dec. 11 in girls basketball. "They were really excited," said Coach Michelle Knight. "It was a fun win. It was fun because...

 

Girls win all swim events at Philomath

Sweet Home’s girls won all nine events at the Rhonda Relays held at Philomath Dec. 13. With deep and experienced defending state champion Newport in the line-up for the boys, the Huskies did not come away with any wins on the boys side, but they...

 

Boys continue pile on two more wins

The Huskies continued piling wins on their boys basketball record last week, defeating Tillamook 53-34 Dec. 12 and Scio 60-48 Dec. 11 at home. "Against Scio, we definitely had some stretches where we...

 

Wrestlers place first at GP

Sweet Home’s wrestlers placed first on the boys side at the Grants Pass Winter Kickoff Dec. 14-15, which featured 30 teams from southern Oregon and northern California. Juniors Nich James (184) and Travis Thorpe (152), and sophomore Tristan...

 

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