Posted On: 11/28/21 10:00 PM

After a non-traditional season in 2021, the 2021-22 campaign is highly anticipated as it will be back to "normal" for just about everyone across the state.  Last year, the Southwest Conference was largely confined to schools playing against one another in the region including 5A but this season we will see teams more often in other parts of Oregon.  

League Predictions

1. South Medford
2. North Medford
3. South Eugene
4. Sheldon
5. Grants Pass
6. Roseburg

Player of the Year: Devon Malcolm Devon Malcolm 6'4" | SF South Medford | 2022 State OR , South Medford

All-League Predictions: Malcolm; Jackson Weiland Jackson Weiland 5'10" | PG South Medford | 2024 State OR , South Medford; Bryce Dyer Bryce Dyer 6'5" | PF North Medford | 2022 State OR , North Medford;  Treyson Neff Treyson Neff 6'0" | CG North Medford | 2022 State OR , North Medford; Oscar James Oscar James 5'11" | CG South Eugene | 2022 State OR , South Eugene

Top Sleeper/Newcomer: Boden Howell Boden Howell 6'3" | CG South Medford | 2025 OR , South Medford

State Tournament Threats: South Medford, North Medford

Other Post-Season Teams: South Eugene

Analysis

For the first time since "Murph" strolled the sidelines it appears that South Medford is the team to beat in the SWC.  Head coach James Wightman’s Panthers return the majority of the squad that finished 14-1 and have added some talented young players to the mix.  Devon Malcolm Devon Malcolm 6'4" | SF South Medford | 2022 State OR (15.1 ppg, 7.2 RPG) made a

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