CENTRAL ROUNDUP: Volleyball wins two

INDEPENDENCE — Central’s volleyball team picked up a pair of Mid-Willamette Conference victories last week.

The Panthers defeated Woodburn 25-11, 25-19, 25-12 on Sept. 27 and Silverton 25-22, 20-25, 25-20, 28-26 on Thursday.

Krista Omlid had 18 kills against the Silver Foxes to lead Central. Alex Dowdell added 16 kills and 14 digs, while Sydney Nash recorded 27 assists and seven digs.

The Panthers (6-4 overall, 5-3 MWC) played South Albany Tuesday after press time. Central plays at Crescent Valley on Thursday before hosting Lebanon Monday at 6 p.m. The Panthers play at Dallas on Oct. 12 at 6 p.m.

GIRLS SOCCER DROPS FINAL NONLEAGUE MATCH: Central’s girls soccer team lost its final nonleague match, falling to Milwaukie 7-0 on Sept. 27. The Panthers enter league play with a 1-4-1 record overall. Central faced Silverton Tuesday after press time. The Panthers play at South Albany on Thursday and at Crescent Valley on Monday before hosting Lebanon on Oct. 12 at 4 p.m.

BOYS SOCCER FALLS TO NEWBERG: Central’s boys soccer team lost to Newberg 3-1 on Sept. 27. The Panthers end nonleague play with a 3-2-1 mark. Central opened MWC play against Silverton Tuesday after press time. The Panthers host South Albany Thursday at 4 p.m. and Crescent Valley Monday at 6 p.m.

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