Local Sports – Viking Wrestling – Hawaii Bowl

Five young Siuslaw Vikings competed at Monday’s North Douglas Invitational in Drain.  126-pound Isaiah Burkhalter was perfect on the day with three wins for the championship at that weight.  Andrew Tupua was four-and-one at 145 pounds and tied for third.  One other Viking grappler placed… Euen Jennings (you-inn) tied for fifth at 285.


Rashaad Reynolds returned two fumbles for touchdowns, helping Oregon State beat Boise State 38-23 in the Hawaii Bowl on Tuesday night.  The Beavers set several records in handing Boise State its worst loss in two months. Biletnikoff Award-winner Brandin Cooks had 60 yards receiving and a touchdown while setting a Pac-12 record for most receiving yards in season. Sean Mannion set another for passing yards, finishing 24 of 33 for 259 yards and a touchdown.