STANFIELD — The Mustangs wrapped up league play on Friday with a 51-12 road win over Stanfield.
Heppner held the Tigers scoreless in the opening and closing quarters, and only allowed one touchdown each for the second and third for an overpowering victory.
Jayden Wilson put 176 yards in the air and three touchdowns. Blake Wolters rushed for 181 yards and two touchdowns. Mason Lehman rushed for 107 yards and three touchdowns.
The Mustangs (6-2, 3-0) finished the season off at No. 8 in the 2A Special District 6 and will host Kennedy at 7 p.m. on Friday.
HANFORD 3, HERMISTON 0 — The Bulldogs volleyball team suffered its second loss to Hanford on Thursday night.
The road loss came in three sets — 25-23, 25-17, and 25-18.
But it didn’t hinder Hermiston’s chance at the playoffs — the Bulldogs (5-12, 4-10) are headed to Southridge High School to face Spokane’s North Central for a District 8 3A playoff match on Thursday. Boys Soccer
UMATILLA 2, NYSSA 0 — A home shutout against Nyssa closed league play for the Umatilla Vikings on Saturday afternoon.
Forward Alexis Ruiz put the team on the scoreboard in the first half, and midfielder Jose Alanis scored in the second to seal the victory.
“It was a really tight game in the first half,” said coach Pedro Ortiz. “We improved a lot in the second — we had more shots-on-goal, had better passing, and found openings in their defense.”
The Vikings (7-5-1, 5-2) traveled to play No. 1 Oregon Episcopal on Tuesday. The results were not available at press time.
UMATILLA 1, NYSSA 0 — The Vikings closed out their season with a home victory over Nyssa on Saturday.
Junior forward Lizzy Burres led the team with Umatilla’s only goal, scoring during the first half of the game.
“We possessed well and defended well, but got a little lazy in the second half,” said coach Tim Lee. “Overall, it was a pretty decent performance and a good way to end the season.
Umatilla finished the year off with a 4-8 overall record and 2-3 in the 3A/2A/1A Special District 6.