Cougar basketball teams take losses against the Panthers

Though their scores were close at times, the Illinois Valley High School boys and girls varsity basketball teams struggled to keep up when they played against the Gold Beach Panthers Friday, Jan. 6.The boys game was first, and although the Cougars’ guard was strong in the beginning it was no match for their opponents’ teamwork.

No. 23, Tabor Braaten brings the ball down court while No. 2 Daniel Polk and No.4 . . .