Oregon High School Basketball - Ione holds off DufurJanuary 27, 2012: Ione, OR 97843
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Ione Cardinals (Ione, OR) and the visiting Dufur Rangers (Dufur, OR), saw Ione's basketball squad hold off Dufur by a score of 39-38.
With the victory, Ione improves its record to 13-3 on the campaign. The Cardinals host Griswold (Helix, OR) to play the Grizzlies in a 1A Big Sky challenge on Friday, January 27. The Grizzlies come into the challenge with a record of 2-14. Griswold lost 48-17 in their recent league challenge against South Wasco County (Maupin, OR)
Coming up next, the Rangers meet the St. Paul Buckaroos (St. Paul, OR) in a non-league battle, on Saturday, January 28. Dufur will attempt to improve on its 12-5 season record. The Buckaroos come into the battle with a 14-4 record after their 70-8 league win over Falls City/Kings Valley (Falls City, OR).