Irish strike back at Grant, beat Generals 81-78

Irish strike back at Grant, beat Generals 81-78 »Play Video

PORTLAND, OR - In a battle for supremacy in Special District 1 play, Sheldon defeated Grant 81-78 on Tuesday, avenging a loss to the Generals back in December in Eugene.

The Irish held a 44-42 lead over Grant at halftime.  Sheldon then outscored the Generals in the third quarter 21-12 to take a 65-54 advantage into the fourth quarter.

Grant closed the gap in the final period, but couldn't complete the come back.

Sheldon is now 11-5 overall and 3-1 in Special District 1 play.  Grant is 13-3, 4-1.

Elsewhere in 6A, South Eugene beat Thurston by two 64-62 and South Medford out lasted Roseburg in three overtimes, 73-66.

 

Tuesday's Scores
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Astoria 44, Banks 42
 
Cascade 51, Stayton 47
 
Central 58, Taft 45
 
Cottage Grove 59, Sisters 44
 
Elmira 70, Sweet Home 55
 
Forest Grove 89, Newberg 82
 
Grants Pass 76, Crater 65
 
Jefferson PDX 66, Cleveland 47
 
Jesuit 50, Aloha 30
 
La Pine 64, Junction City 38
 
La Salle 40, Madras 32
 
Marshfield 26, North Eugene 44
 
McKay 50, Sprague 47
 
McMinnville 52, Glencoe 37
 
Milwaukie 59, Sherwood 46
 
Molalla 41, Gladstone 39, OT
 
North Marion 50, Estacada 30
 
North Medford 52, Eagle Point 27
 
Pendleton 51, Hood River 38
 
Philomath 60, Newport 40
 
Redmond 52, Summit 34
 
Ridgeview 51, Bend 46
 
Riverside 63, DeSales, Wash. 55
 
Roosevelt 54, Franklin 48
 
Sandy 59, Liberty 40
 
Scappoose 43, Seaside 40
 
Sheldon 81, Grant 78
 
South Eugene 64, Thurston 62
 
South Medford 73, Roseburg 66
 
St. Helens 60, Putnam 41
 
Sunset 58, Beaverton 56
 
The Dalles-Wahtonka 60, Hermiston 53
 
Tigard 61, Hillsboro 21
 
Tualatin 104, Century 98
 
Weiser, Idaho 48, Nyssa 30
 
West Albany 59, Dallas 38
 
West Salem 64, McNary 61
 
Westview 61, Southridge 56, OT
 
Willamette 63, Marist 46
 
Wilson 54, Benson 53
 
Yamhill-Carlton 52, Tillamook 48


 
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Banks 52, Astoria 15
 
Bend 67, Ridgeview 20
 
Benson 47, Wilson 42
 
Cascade 71, Stayton 19
 
Central 67, Taft 29
 
Corvallis 65, Silverton 51
 
Crescent Valley 43, Woodburn 34
 
Elmira 83, Sweet Home 39
 
Forest Grove 45, Newberg 42
 
Gladstone 63, Molalla 26
 
Glencoe 56, McMinnville 34
 
Grants Pass 38, Crater 33
 
Hermiston 76, The Dalles-Wahtonka 24
 
La Salle 40, Madras 32
 
Lebanon 57, South Albany 28
 
Liberty 40, Sandy 32
 
Marshfield 44, North Eugene 43
 
McKay 49, Sprague 29
 
Milwaukie 58, Sherwood 43
 
Mountain View 59, Crook County 52
 
North Marion 38, Estacada 29
 
North Medford 58, Eagle Point 40
 
Parkrose 51, Wilsonville 40
 
Pendleton 58, Hood River 25
 
Philomath 44, Newport 33
 
Roosevelt 48, Franklin 34
 
Scappoose 43, Seaside 40
 
Sheldon 77, Grant 46
 
Sisters 58, Cottage Grove 52
 
South Eugene 46, Thurston 37
 
South Medford 73, Roseburg 63
 
Springfield 63, Churchill 21
 
St. Helens 55, Putnam 49
 
Tualatin 69, Century 43
 
West Salem 50, McNary 26
 
Willamette 84, Marist 53