Lewis and Clark League all-league volleyball all-stars have been named for the 2013 season.
Rainier High School (RHS) middle blocker Mikala Edwards received second team honors.
Honorable mentions were awarded to Clatskanie High School outside hitter Olivia Carter and RHS middle blocker Makenzie Jahn.
Clatskanie Middle School (CMS) continues to dominate opponents with victories over Neah-Kah-Nie and Vernonia.
The red team defeated Neah-Kah-Nie’s eighth grade 22-8 on Tuesday, Nov. 12. Madeline Moravec led the Lady Tigers scoring 10 points. Zoie Baker scored eight.
Olivia Warren made two steals. Macy Simmons and Shelby Stetler each made one.
The Tiger’s white team beat Neah-Kah-Nie 20-11. Maris Jackson and Lita Blodgett each scored five points. Marissa Candela and Chloe Davidson both added four.
Sarah Morris and Davidson each made two steals.
The Tigers hosted Vernonia on Monday, Nov. 18, and the red team won 34-16. Baker scored 12 points, Warren had nine and Moravec added seven. Warren was named player of the game for her tough defense, assists, scoring and steals.
The white team defeated Vernonia 25-16. Candela scored nine points. Jackson made seven and Macy Simmons added three.
The following captions were printed with the corresponding photos in the November 21, 2013 issue of The Clatskanie Chief.
RAINIER QUARTERBACK WES TRIPP rushes the ball against Cascade Christian in the quarter-finals of the Oregon School Activities Association (OSAA) 3A football tournament on Saturday, Nov. 16. The Columbians traveled to Medford for the game. Their 12-68 defeat ended the Columbians’ 2013 season. Photo Courtesy of Tina Edwards
Several Rainier High School football players received Lewis and Clark all-league honors for the 2013 football season.
Jason Larsen was named defensive player of the year.
First team offensive players are: Jesse Hutchins, offensive line (OL); Cody Gellately, wide-receiver (WR); Nick Hanks, running back (RB), and Wes Tripp, kicker (K).
Defensive all-league players are: Dylan Taylor, defensive line (DL); Jeff Tripp, linebacker (LB); Larsen, LB, and Jordan Brittain, defensive back (DB).
The second team all-league players are: Adam Crape, OL; Brandon Heacock, OL; Wes Tripp, quarterback; Adam Langley, DB, and Austin Robb, punter.