What's in a name? For Oregon's athletic conferences, it's often not much imagination

By Mike Wilson Here we are, near the end of the first sports season under the latest OSAA classification and districting plan. One aspect of creati...

November 26, 2022
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By Mike Wilson Here we are, near the end of the first sports season under the latest OSAA classification and districting plan. One aspect of creating these districts that might be under-publicized is, how do they get their names?Peter Weber, executive director of the OSAA, answered that question in an email:'Typically league names are carried over during the classification process. When new leagues are formed, or two previous leagues combined, the Classification committee will list a proposed name for the new league.

Mike Wilson