Siuslaw junior Camp Lacouture won the pole vault at a personal-record 13 feet and senior Skyler Loomis won the javelin Friday to lead the Vikings boys to second place in the nine-school Wally Ciochetti Invitational track and field meet at Cottage Grove.
Siuslaw was fourth among the girls, with senior Brea Blankenship winning the 800 meters and senior Andrea Osbon second in the three throws, including PRs in the discus and javelin.
Hidden Valley won the boys title with 173 points, followed by Siuslaw with 133, Philomath 95, Cottage Grove 77, Crook County 76, Klamath Union 38, Junction City 20, Sisters 18 and elmira 13.
Hidden Valley scored 138 points to edge Crook County for the girls title, 138-131. Philomath was third at 105, followed by Siuslaw at 70, Junction City 69, Cottage Grove 56, Klamath Union 36, Elmira 11 and Sisters 8.
Siuslaw next hosts the Sky-Em League district championships next Friday and Saturday at Hans Petersen Field.
The 4A state championships are the following Friday and Saturday, also at Hans Petersen Field.
Among the highlights Friday for Siuslaw:
Junction City and Marshfield in boys state tournament, Cottage Grove and Junction City in girls state...
Siuslaw junior shortstop one of seven first-team infielders on 2021 4A all-star team.
Siuslaw junior Braydon Thornton buries eight 3-pointers and scores game-high 27 points.
Siuslaw junior pins four of five opponents to place third in OSAA Girls South Regional.