Oregon High School Basketball - Central edged by North SalemFebruary 18, 2020: Independence, OR 97351
The Central Panthers basketball team (Independence, OR), was nudged 54-51 in Tuesday's league battle with the visiting North Salem Vikings (Salem, OR)
The Vikings now possess a 9-11 record. They put it on the line next when they host West Albany for a 5A Mid-Willamette battle on Friday, February 21. North Salem will confront a Bulldogs team coming off a 66-52 league win over Corvallis (Corvallis, OR). The Bulldogs record now stands at 15-6.
The Panthers (4-17) will now prepare for their test against Lebanon (Lebanon, OR). The Warriors go into the 5A Mid-Willamette test with a 7-14 record. In their last test, Lebanon was tipped by South Albany (Albany, OR), 55-39, in a league test.