The Center Foundation Player of the Game: Matthew Prusak

In a game with more emotional twists and turns than a classic wooden roller coaster, Matthew Prusak’s 4 yard touchdown reception with 45 seconds remaining lifted host Ridgeview to a thrilling 42-35 victory over intracity rival Redmond in a Special District 2 – North football game Friday evening.

Prusak also snared an 84 yard scoring catch to help earn the senior wide receiver earn The Center Foundation Player of the Game honors and lead Ridgeview to its first victory of the 2018 season.

The Center Foundation Player of the Game: Sonna Fulkner of Bend Senior High

Setting the tone with seven kills in the opening set, Sonna Faulkner helped lead the two-time defending state champion Lady Lava Bears to a 3-0 (25-10, 25-15, 25-14) Mountain Valley Conference victory over cross-town rivals Mountain View Tuesday evening at Bend Senior High School.

For her effort, the junior outside hitter earned The Center Foundation Player of the Game honors. Bend is now 5-0 in league and 9-0 on the 2018 season. Bend travels to Summit to square off against the top five ranked Storm in a key conference match on Monday evening.

Lava Bears Look to Defend State Titles

The Bend Lava Bears volleyball team is coming off back-to-back state championships at the 5A level. However they, and the other Bend high schools have jumped up to 6A, and the Lava Bears are out to prove that those state titles were no fluke.

Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom joined us live from Bend Senior High School tonight, where the Lava Bears were hosting the Mountain View High School Cougars.

Match Up: Madras vs. La Pine

An old football rivalry is being renewed tonight. The Madras High School White Buffaloes are in La Pine to play the Hawks in a 3A match up. Both teams started their season in spectacular fashion and both hope to keep the early season momentum alive. Central Oregon Daily’s Eric Lindstrom joins us from the field at La Pine High School with more on tonight’s match up.

The Center Foundation Player of the Game: Jade Waskom

Scoring aces and kills at crucial points in the match, Jade Waskom helped lead Summit to a 3-1 (25-18, 14-25, 25-21, 25-18) victory over host Mountain View in a Mountain Valley Conference volleyball match Tuesday evening.

For her efforts, the senior team captain earned The Center Foundation Player of the Game honors.

The Center Foundation Player of the Game: Carson Budke

In the first ever meeting between the two schools in any sport, Carson Budke tossed four touchdown passes, including a momentum swinging 82-yard scoring aerial in the second quarter, to lead visiting Beaverton High School to a non-league 37-7 victory over Summit High School Friday night.

The junior quarterback completed 13 of 24 passes for 299 yards without an interception, earning The Center Foundation Player of the Game honors.