The Bend Lady Lava Bears basketball team will play for the 3rd Place Championship trophy after missing the Title game falling to La Salle in the 5A Girls State Tournament Semifinal last night at Oregon State. Bend lost to the Falcons, 56-44, and will play #2 seed Corvallis today at 130pm.
LaSalle meets Silverton for the 5A Girls Title, and Churchill faces defending Champion Wilsonville for all the marbles in the Boys 5A Final.
Meantime, the Summit boys bounced back after their tournament opening loss Tuesday to beat South Albany, 68-47 and will take on Pendleton for the Consolation, 4th Place trophy this morning at 1045am.
There is LIVE Web-TV of the Summit boys Consolation Championship game available by ‘pay-per-view’ with the NFHS Network produced by Play Action Sports Media. To watch the Consolation Final, log on to NFHS Network dot Com.
Elsewhere in Prep Tournament action, in Portland…the Semifinals of the 6A Boys has Beaverton challenging Jefferson, and West Linn meets Clackamas. ON the 6A Girls side, Oregon City battles 2-time 6A Champion South Salem in one Semi while top-seed Southridge faces Grant.
IN the 4A ranks…the girls semis has Sutherlin playing Seaside, and Banks meeting Marshfield. 4A Boys Final-4 is Seaside against North Bend, and Valley Catholic meeting Tillamook. Tournament & Bracket information for all levels is available online at OSAA dot Org.