SALEM, OR - Saturday, 12-23-22 - The 7th annual Capitol City Classic presented by Northwestern Mutual broke all-time attendance records and was the best event in tournament history along a number of measures. The '22 field -- featuring Modesto Christian (CA), St. John Bosco (CA) and John Paul II (TX) from out of state and in-state powers like West Linn, Beaverton, Gresham and more -- did not disappoint, and the amazing talent on display was reflected by large nightly crowds.
SALEM, OR - Saturday, 12-23-22 - Kyleigh Brown has been named the Most Outstanding Player of the Capitol Toyota Girls Bracket at the 2022 Capitol City Classic presented by Northwestern Mutual. Brown led her Silverton Foxes to the tournament championship, capturing the Biz-Rainie Trophy in the process. Joining Brown on the all tournament 1st team are Mollie Miller of Oregon City, the tourney runners-up; Brynn Smith of 3rd Place Willamette; Lizzy Bennett of West Salem; & Riley
AFTER MONUMENTAL PERFORMANCE BY JACKSON SHELSTAD AND WEST LINN, THE LIONS TRY TO BRING HOME THE 2022 CCC JOHNNY LEONARD TROPHY TONIGHT, BUT ELZIE HARRINGTON AND UNDEFEATED ST JOHN BOSCO STAND IN THE WAY SALEM (OR) - Tuesday, 12/20/22 - Every now and again, the greatest athletes rise to the occasion and do something truly spectacular in the biggest moments of athletic competition. That was certainly the case in the final game of the day on semifinal Tuesday in the Oregon Army
Preseason 6A #1 (West Linn) & #2 (Beaverton) collide in epic CCC Quarterfinal Matchup SALEM (OR) - Sunday, 12/18/22 - This is going to be good. As the Capitol City Classic presented by Northwestern Mutual moves to its quarterfinal round, intriguing games and epic matchups will be on display on Monday, 12/19 in the Oregon Army National Guard Boys Bracket. Headlining them all, perhaps, is a matchup at 7:00pm between the OSAA preseason #1 (West Linn Lions) and #2 (Beaverton Beav
SALEM (OR) - Saturday, 12/17/22 - You had to have a pretty strong pedigree to advance out of the second night of the 2022 Capitol City Classic presented by Northwestern Mutual opening round and onto the tournament's championship quarterfinals. In fact, the only teams to survive were three out of state powers in John Paul II (TX), Modesto Christian (CA), and St. John Bosco (CA), and two defending Oregon state champions in Cascade (4A) and Wilsonville (5A). John Paul II ran awa
SALEM (OR) - Monday, 12/19/22 - On a night when the Capitol City Classic presented by Northwestern Mutual set a single day all-time attendance record, BJ Davis of Modesto Christian (CA) decided to put on a show. Davis, a supreme athlete who is a combination of speed and strength and who is committed to San Diego State, led the Crusaders to an OT win over a very game John Paul II (TX) team, partly through skill and partly through sheer will. With Modesto playing without injur
SALEM (OR) - Friday, 12/16/22 - Oregon had the stage on Opening Night at the 2022 Capitol City Classic presented by Northwestern Mutual, and the teams who performed were compelling. Last year, West Salem became the first Oregon team to ever win the Capitol City Classic, and they tipped things off agains Regis. The Titans, slowed by injury and illness to start the season, played without 6'8 big man Trenton Ferguson but still managed to blow open the game against the Rams in t