Mac-Hi Sports


Baker sweeps Mac-Hi in GOL match

MILTON-FREEWATER — Fresh off a couple of wins last weekend in Joseph, Ore., the Pioneers lost their first Greater Oregon League match of the season here Thursday, where Baker swept McLoughlin, 25-19, 25-15 and 25-20.

Young Pioneers lose to The Dalles, 43-0

Sophomore quarterback Drew Birdwell manages to complete eight passes, two to junior Riley Chester for big gains.

Class 4A McLoughlin High School and Class 5A The Dalles were both 0-2 heading into their non-league football matchup Friday night at Shockman Field.

Prep roundup: Blue Devils scoreless against first-place Southridge

Junior goalkeeper Billie Paul made 10 saves for the Blue Devils as they held strong against a relentless attack from first-place Southridge, but the Walla Walla High School girls’ soccer team failed to muster much offense in a 4-0 loss to the Mid-Columbia Conference leaders Saturday at home.

Pioneers comeback falls short to Pirates

Freshman Jadie Jackson had five kills and served four aces as the Pioneers rallied, but McLoughlin High’s volleyball team fell short Tuesday at home and wound up losing the match against Riverside in five sets, 16-25, 25-20, 25-15, 10-25 and 15-5.

Pioneers’ spree too much for Pirates

Mac-Hi’s girls score early and often in a 5-0 soccer victory over Riverside at Shockman Field on Tuesday.

The first time McLoughlin High’s girls battled Riverside’s soccer team, a week ago in Boardman, they almost ran out of time, as about 78 minutes expired and the Pioneers took 25 shots on goal before sophomore Leslie Ponce finally snapped the stalemate.

Mac-Hi graduate helps George Fox beat Redlands

Former McLoughlin High School product Derek Richwine recorded a team high for receiving yards here Saturday afternoon as George Fox eked out a 39-35 victory over Redlands in an NCAA Division III college football game at Stoffer Family Stadium.

Cowboys roll to victory over Pioneers

MILTON-FREEWATER — The officials ordered that the scoreboard clock at Shockman Field run continuously after halftime, per the state’s 45-point mercy rule.

Pioneers edge Umatilla for first win

Amber Wells scores five kills and Delaney Karrels makes 15 assists as Mac-Hi wins in four sets.

Senior Amber Wells scored five kills, and McLoughlin High School’s volleyball team beat Umatilla in four sets, 25-18, 18-25, 25-18 and 25-23, on Thursday at home.

Mac-Hi girls lose three matches at Riverside

Senior Amber Wells served six aces, but the McLoughlin High School volleyball team lost three matches at a weekend tournament hosted by Riverside High.

Scott places third at Runner Soul

A pair of local runners posted top 10 finishes here Saturday during the Runner Soul Cross Country meet at Sandstone Middle School.

Correa, Pedroza goals lift Mac-Hi girls to win

The McLoughlin High girls soccer team improved to 2-0 on the season with a 2-1 victory over Estacada here Thursday.

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Cardinals handle Pioneers in season opener

WAITSBURG — The 2015 football season kicked off in Waitsburg with new coaches on both sides of the Cardinals’ field. After a pre-game appreciation of longtime coach Jeff Bartlow, Waitsburg took to the field with Troy Larsen in charge. Across the gridiron, a young McLoughlin High squad had its first look under new head coach Doug South.

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New-look Pioneers boast big roster

MILTON-FREEWATER — McLoughlin High School’s new head football coach, Doug South, has already invigorated the campus in a community accustomed to disappointment on the gridiron.

Mac-Hi runners finish strong

McLoughlin High School cross-country runners Elise Griffth and Brianna Hernandez both finished in the top 10 on Thursday at the Green and Gold Invite, and their team enjoyed several strong long-distance runs at Pendleton Community Park.

Mac-Hi softball wins second straight title

The Pioneers avenge their only loss of the season with a 4-0 win over Banks.