The VHS Logger boys are in Pendleton for the second year in a row to compete in the 2A OSAA State Basketball Championships. Vernonia will face the Oakland Oakers at 6:30 PM tonight in the quarterfinals of the tournament.
Oakland won the Mountainview League with a 12-0 league record and 21-5 record overall. They defeated Gold Beach in the first round of the state tournament, 62-48.
The Loggers finished their regular season in third place in the Northwest League with an 11-5 record and have 15-10 record overall. Seventh seeded Vernonia defeated the number two seed Regis 41-40 on Friday February 22 to earn their trip to Pendleton.