The South Albany boys cross-country team placed fifth on Friday at the 15-team Champoeg Invitational.
The RedHawks were led by Mathew Resnik and Logan Parker, who both finished in the top 20. Resnik placed 17th with a time of 16 minutes, 8.1 seconds. Parker was 18th in 16:08.7.
West Albany’s top placer was Owen Roberts, who finished 83rd with a time of 19:08.5.
Lincoln won the boys team points race with 33 points, followed by Sunset (66), Tualatin (98), Newberg (141) and South Albany (164).
West Albany’s Megumi Ludlow placed ninth in the girls race with a time of 18:42.8. The Bulldogs did not qualify for the team points race.
South Albany was paced by Hannah Dempsey, who finished 44th with a time of 21:26.5. The RedHawks finished 10th in the team points standings.
The West Albany High water polo teams went undefeated on Friday at the Cottage Grove tournament.
The girls squad defeated Sheldon, 11-5, Willamette, 11-2, and Cottage Grove, 14-2. Irelynn Randall led the effort against Sheldon with five goals and six assists. Szammy Kitchen also scored five goals.
In the win over Willamette, Randall and Kitchen each scored three goals. The Cottage Grove victory was a balanced effort as Randall, Kitchen, Maggie Bass and Avery Romey each scored three goals.
The Bulldogs got a strong effort from back-up goalie Gretchen Morgenstern, who made more than 20 saves over the three games.
The Bulldog boys defeated Cottage Grove, 13-2, South Albany, 16-0, and Sheldon, 10-2. Conner Dickerson scored four goals against Cottage Grove. Kaden Knoll scored four goals and Jace Huskey had three goals against South Albany. Tenton Worden and Jordan Stadstad each scored three goals each against Sheldon.
The West Albany girls (6-3, 2-1 league) and boys (12-4, 4-0) will host South Eugene on Tuesday.